Community News

Community News & Events: Feb. 25

February 24th, 2017

Lutheran
St. Paul Lutheran Church in Strasburg will hold special services for Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday.
The annual pancake

Pajama party

Flopsy, a surprise guest brought by Jane Shumway, meets Harper Gangwer, 3-year-old son of Will and Keisha Gangwer, of New Market, to the pajama party kicking off the New Market Area Library’s winter reading program for ages birth to 6 on Jan. 31. Photo by Karen Whetzel

February 23rd, 2017

Flopsy, a surprise guest brought by Jane Shumway, meets Harper Gangwer, 3-year-old son of Will and Keisha Gangwer, of New Market, to the pajama party kicking off the New Market Area Library’s winter reading program for ages birth to 6 on Jan. 31. Photo by Karen Whetzel

Community News & Events:Feb. 18

February 17th, 2017

Rotary
New Market Town Councilman Peter Hughes will discuss economic development at the luncheon meeting of the Rotary Club of

School Lunch Menu for Feb. 18 paper

February 17th, 2017

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for Feb. 20-24:
Monday
Breakfast: French toast, fruit, juice.
Lunch K-5: cheesy

Community News & Events: Feb. 17

February 16th, 2017

Dinner/concert
The Skyline High School Band will sponsor a spaghetti dinner and concert from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at

Public meetings Feb. 20-24

February 16th, 2017

The following public meetings are scheduled:
Shenandoah County
• The Tourism Council meets at noon Tuesday in Woodstock Café and

Five generations

Five generations of Gladys Rhinehart’s family gathered on Christmas Eve at the Edinburg home of Larry and Linda Ryman. Shown are, seated, from left, Gladys Rhinehart, Kelsey Paige Ryman, holding Charlie Michele Barrett; standing, Linda Rhinehart Ryman and  Jason Ryman. Courtesy photo

February 10th, 2017

Five generations of Gladys Rhinehart’s family gathered on Christmas Eve at the Edinburg home of Larry and Linda Ryman. Shown are, seated, from left, Gladys Rhinehart, Kelsey Paige Ryman, holding Charlie Michele Barrett; standing, Linda Rhinehart Ryman and Jason Ryman. Courtesy photo

School Lunch Menu – Feb. 13-17

February 10th, 2017

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for Feb. 13-17:
Monday
Breakfast: blueberry waffles, fruit, juice.
Lunch K-5: hot

Community News & Events for Feb. 13

February 9th, 2017

Homeowners
The down-payment assistance program administered by People Incorporated of Virginia helps first-time homebuyers with funding that may be used

Five generations

The Elsie Palmer family poses for a five-generation photo  during a Christmas family gathering at the Travelodge in Winchester. About 40 people attended.
Shown here are, front row, from left,  Victoria Robinson and Brooke Robinson, both of Winchester; back row, Elsie Palmer, of Middletown, Mary Kerns, of Inwood, West Virginia, and Teresa Embrey, of Martinsburg, West Virginia. Courtesy photo

February 9th, 2017

The Elsie Palmer family poses for a five-generation photo during a Christmas family gathering at the Travelodge in Winchester. About 40 people attended.
Shown here are, front row, from left, Victoria Robinson and Brooke Robinson, both of Winchester; back row, Elsie Palmer, of Middletown, Mary Kerns, of Inwood, West Virginia, and Teresa Embrey, of Martinsburg, West Virginia. Courtesy photo

Club donates supplies

Powhatan Ruritan Club President Rachel Shoemaker and Citizen and Patriotism Chairman Richard Lawson look over the hygiene supplies donated by club members that will be distributed to the Veteran's Medical Center in Martinsburg, West Virginia. The committee also donated 50 winter coats to the Salvation Army. Courtesy photo

February 9th, 2017

Powhatan Ruritan Club President Rachel Shoemaker and Citizen and Patriotism Chairman Richard Lawson look over the hygiene supplies donated by club members that will be distributed to the Veteran’s Medical Center in Martinsburg, West Virginia. The committee also donated 50 winter coats to the Salvation Army. Courtesy photo