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Agents to start addressing Woodstock vultures

Agents will be in Woodstock on Monday to start efforts to chase vultures from the area. The town signed a contract with the U.S. Department of Agriculture recently for the officers to address vultures in various areas through out the town with expenditures not to exceed $10,000. The action ...

Police Blotter: Warren County

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents: Sept. 1: Harmon Michael Sisk, of Linden, was arrested on charges of grand larceny. Sept. 1: Jesus Rolando Diaz-Soria, of Front Royal, was arrested on charges of possession of marijuana and controlled substances. Sept. 2: ...

Fire & Rescue Report

The following Shenandoah County fire and rescue departments have announced their weekly activity for Sept. 18-24: Shenandoah County Fire & Rescue Altered mental status: 1 Assault: 1 Cardiac arrest: 1 Chest pain: 3 Difficulty breathing: 2 Fall: 8 General illness: 4 Injured ...

Police Blotter: Front Royal

The Front Royal Police Department reported the following incidents: Sept. 19: Keith Dodson, of Front Royal, was arrested on charges of unauthorized use of a vehicle. Sept. 20: Michael Dolin, of Front Royal, was arrested on charges of driving after forfeiture of license, trespassing, ...

Internet dangers discussion raises ire of some parents

Frank warnings of the dangers the internet can pose for children have stirred discord among some parents of Shenandoah County public schools students. Some have taken to social media to express how upset they are with school officials about talks of a sexual nature when they went to pick up ...

Woodstock discussing overlay district for more aesthetic control

WOODSTOCK – The town, like several other area entities, is seeking more control over its appearance. Planning Commission members are drafting changes it has made to regulations for its overlay district. The town's current overlay district only looks at signage and only for a half-mile strip ...

Police Blotter: Shenandoah County

The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents: Sept. 3: A destruction of property was reported. Someone damaged a flag on Julius Keller Road, Strasburg. Sept. 9: A larceny was reported. Someone removed vehicle parts on Senedo Road, Edinburg. Sept. 9: A destruction ...

Construction starting on Marriott Hotel in Front Royal

Construction has begun on the TownePlace Suites Hotel by Marriott in Front Royal. Warren County recently approved the full building permit and walls have already started to go up for the hotel, said Jason Aikens, vice president of the family-owned Aikens Group. H&W Construction, an ...

Shenandoah County Public Schools asking for citizen help

The Shenandoah County Public Schools wants citizens' input as its administrators plan a road map of where the district wants to head for the next years. “Participation is important as our public schools instructional program, and all that we strive for our children to be -- in addition to ...

Shenandoah County gets grant to market Spirits Trail

The Shenandoah Spirits Trail may soon be more crowded. Shenandoah County has received a $36,000 grant to help fund marketing for the trail. Gov. Terry McAuliffe recently announced the award, said Shenandoah County Director of Marketing and Tourism Jenna French. The grant comes from the ...

Police Blotter: Front Royal

The Front Royal Police Department reported the following incidents: Sept. 11: Mark Cameron, of Front Royal, was issued a felony arrest warrant on charges of violating probation. Sept. 12: Elmo Edwards, of Front Royal, was arrested on charges of using profane language and/or public ...

Police blotter: Shenandoah County

The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents: Sept. 12: A larceny was reported. Someone removed an equipment trailer from property on Harman Road, Maurertown. Sept. 12: A destruction of property was reported. Someone damaged an alfalfa field on Burke Hill Road, ...

Fire & Rescue Report

The following Shenandoah County fire and rescue departments have announced their weekly activity for Sept. 11-17: Shenandoah County Fire & Rescue Cardiac: 1 Cardiac arrest: 1 Chest pain: 1 Difficulty breathing: 2 Fall: 2 General illness: 4 Injured person: 1 Motor vehicle ...

Police blotter: Woodstock

The Woodstock Police Department reported the following incidents in August: Aug. 3: Jerrell Isaiah Smith, of Woodstock, was arrested on charges of domestic assault. Aug. 4: Jose Abdiel Cruz Rolon, of Hampton, was arrested on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol. Aug. 4: Clinton ...

Stephens City man charged after 4-year-old shot by child

A Stephens City man was arrested Friday evening after an incident earlier in the day in Fauquier County in which a 4-year old girl survived being shot by a 2-year-old boy. Isaiah Marshall Davis, 26, and a woman stopped at a truck stop in the 9700 block of James Madison Highway in the Opal area ...

Police blotter: Shenandoah County

The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents: Sept. 1: A 16-year old was charged with assault and battery. Court date is 11:15 a.m. Oct. 12 in Shenandoah County Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court. Sept. 5: A breaking and entering was reported. Someone ...

Fire & Rescue Report

The following Shenandoah County fire and rescue departments have announced their weekly activity for Sept. 4-10: Shenandoah County Fire & Rescue Altered mental status: 2 Cardiac: 2 Chest pain: 1 Difficulty breathing: 4 Electrical fire: 3 Fall: 5 General illness: 3 Injured ...

Police Blotter: Strasburg

The Strasburg Police Department reported the following incidents in August: Aug. 3: Derek Scott Sawyer, of Woodstock, was arrested on charges of driving under the influence. Aug. 5: Machias Austin Davis, of Strasburg, was arrested on charges of possession of marijuana. Aug. 10: Debra Carleta ...

Police Blotter: Front Royal

The Front Royal Police Department reported the following incidents: Aug. 28: Summer Robinson, of Front Royal, was issued an arrest warrant from another jurisdiction. Aug. 28: Lisa Short, of Front Royal, was arrested on charges of profane swearing and/or public intoxication. Aug. 28: Patrick ...

Man charged in stabbing

A man has been arrested on charges of malicious wounding during an argument at a Stephens City residence on Friday. Luis Macedonio-Juarez, 68, was arrested Friday evening and transported to the Northwestern Adult Detention Center, where he was held without bond. Frederick County Sheriff's ...