Collins announces re-election campaign
January 10, 2017
Christopher Collins, delegate for Virginia’s 29th district, which includes the City of Winchester and the counties of Warren and Frederick, announced his campaign for reelection Tuesday evening at the Hilton Garden in Winchester.
Shenandoah University reveals economic impact study results
November 18, 2016
WINCHESTER — Shenandoah University revealed the results of its most recent economic impact study Friday. The study examines and determines the amount of money and jobs indirectly generated or directly created by the university. TischlerBise, a company that specializes in economic consulting, conducted the study.
Protesters gather in Winchester: Pipeline opponents stand in solidarity with Standing Rock Sioux tribe
November 15, 2016
WINCHESTER – A group of about 30 activists gathered peacefully at the entrance to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Tuesday to protest the continuance of an oil pipeline project in North Dakota.
Habitat celebrates two new housing projects
October 31, 2016
Habitat for Humanity highlighted new homes for two Winchester families in a dedication on Saturday.
New surgery center to open in Winchester
October 28, 2016
A state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center is scheduled to open in Winchester in late fall 2017.
SU to break ground on sports building
October 20, 2016
Shenandoah University will usher in the construction of its new Athletics & Events Center with a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday morning.
Surge of overdoses reported
October 19, 2016
A particularly dangerous batch of drugs may have caused a rash of opioid overdoses in the area over the past week, the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition reported on Wednesday.
SU rings in LGBT History Month
October 6, 2016
Shenandoah University kicked off a month of LGBT celebrations on Thursday evening with a panel discussion on religion, sexuality and safe spaces.
Bomb threat defendant granted bond
September 26, 2016
A Strasburg man accused of threatening to bomb a building was granted bond in Winchester Circuit Court on Monday.
Strasburg man indicted on bomb threat charges
September 23, 2016
A man who once briefly worked with the Strasburg Police Department is facing bomb threat charges in Winchester City Circuit Court after being indicted on Tuesday.
Winchester murder case results in two life sentences
September 19, 2016
A Winchester man convicted of first degree murder was sentenced Monday to two life sentences plus 25 years’ imprisonment.
Grant to fund new SU certificate program
September 15, 2016
Shenandoah University will be developing curriculum this year for a new certificate program in line with a $10,000 grant from the Interfaith Youth Core and the Teagle Foundation.
Winchester police officer dies of injuries from crash
September 12, 2016
A Winchester police officer died early Sunday morning as a result of a single vehicle crash near Capon Bridge, West Virginia.
FBI seeks armed bank robbery suspect
August 25, 2016
The FBI is searching for a suspect believed to have robbed area banks on nine different occasions since March 2015.
Kitty needs new fetch partner
August 23, 2016
WINCHESTER – The Winchester-Frederick County SPCA is looking for a new companion for a quirky kitty.
Free medical clinic in Winchester receives grant
August 2, 2016
The Free Medical Clinic of the Northern Shenandoah Valley was awarded an $89,343 grant to expand behavioral health services by hiring a full time mental health nurse practitioner.
Foundation to preserve historic Bell House in Winchester
August 1, 2016
The Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation became the new steward of the Bell House off of North Cameron Street in Winchester
Winchester Days initiative returns to Old Town
July 28, 2016
Winchester Days, an initiative to help local business in the Winchester area, has returned to the city after a lengthy absence. The event started Thursday and runs through Saturday in Old Town Winchester.
Tobacconist sees smoking success
July 22, 2016
Smoking has been good for Matt Hayes.
Murder case continued before July hearing
July 21, 2016
WINCHESTER – A preliminary hearing for a Berryville woman charged with first-degree murder has been continued to a later date. The hearing, previously scheduled for Tuesday in Frederick County General District Court, was rescheduled for Sept. 30.