Front Royal

Students test their robot-steering mettle

Buzzy Johnson, a third grader at Front Royal Christian School, watches his team's Lego robot score points at a robotics competition on Thursday. Rich Cooley/Daily

April 21, 2016

Third graders at Front Royal Christian School demonstrated their robot wrangling skills for friends and family at the class’ first robotics competition on Thursday.

Bus accident site is a VDOT focus project

April 19, 2016

When two charter buses carrying E. Wilson Morrison Elementary School students collided Monday afternoon in Warren County, a number of officials identified the scene as a problem area.

Service, race mark 100 years of JROTC

April 14, 2016

Students are gearing up for a record-breaking run and community service contributions in honor of the 100th anniversary of worldwide JROTC units.

A memorable night is nigh

Alissa Smith, 16, a Skyline High School junior, holds centerpiece arrangements for tables on Friday afternoon at the Shenandoah Valley Country Club in Front Royal. Students gathered there to decorate the banquet room for their school prom on Friday evening.  Skyline's prom kicks off prom season in the region.  Rich Cooley/Daily

April 8, 2016

The excitement begins this month as area high school students prepare for prom season. Discovering the perfect dress, suit, shoes, accessories and hairstyle is a fun adventure for many students who are nearing the end of their high school years. Discovering the perfect dress, suit, shoes, accessories and hairstyle is a fun adventure for many students who are nearing the end of their high school years.

Tech center students present to board

April 6, 2016

Warren County School Board members began adjusting to the district’s new BoardDocs system while taking action at their April meeting.

School musical an updated classic

Lindsay Bronston plays Cinderella and Richard Vois plays Prince Topher in Warren County High School's upcoming production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Cinderella."  Rich Cooley/Daily

April 6, 2016

Students at Warren County High School have been hard at work putting together their spring performance of a well-known tale in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella.”

Academy plans await state approval

Jennifer R. McDonald, left, executive director of the Warren County Economic Development Authority, and Warren County Sheriff Danny McEathron stand on a parcel of land at the end of Progress Drive in Front Royal that will be the future site of an $8 million regional criminal justice training facility.  Rich Cooley/Daily

March 31, 2016

Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority is getting plans in place for the new regional criminal justice academy in Front Royal.

Council appoints new town position

March 28, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Town Council picked a community development director Monday to help boost Front Royal’s economy after a three-year effort.

Town council to ask for bill veto

March 25, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Town leaders want Gov. Terry McAuliffe to veto legislation that would end Mayor Timothy Darr’s political career.

Upgrades planned for Virginia ports

John Reinhart, CEO and executive director of the Virginia Port Authority, addresses state and local officials at the Warren County Government Center on Thursday. Reinhart gave an update on the status of Virginia's ports. Rich Cooley/Daily

March 24, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Improvements and expansions are being planned for Virginia’s ports, including the Virginia Inland Port in Warren County.