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McEathron takes Warren School Board seat

November 3, 2015

Donna McEathron pulled ahead of Shawn McClosky in the race for Joanne Cherefko’s South River District seat on the Warren County School Board.

Shooting suspect turns himself in

November 2, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – A 36-year-old Front Royal man was being held without bond Monday after Front Royal police charged him in connection with the shooting of another town resident Sunday night.

Administrators, students break ground at new school

Gregory Drescher, superintendent of Warren County Public Schools, addresses the crowd Thursday morning during the groundbreaking ceremony for the county's new middle school at Happy Creek Road and Leach Run Parkway. Rich Cooley/Daily

October 15, 2015

School and county officials spoke toward a bright future for schoolchildren and shoveled a little dirt at a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Warren County Middle School on Tuesday morning.

Man indicted in cab driver’s murder

October 9, 2015

A Warren County Circuit Court grand jury has indicted Clay Marshall Curtis for first-degree murder in the death of Front Royal cab driver Simon Funk Jr.

Gunshot death ruled a homicide

October 2, 2015

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the homicide shooting of a man whose body was found Sept. 22 lying in the middle of a private gravel road in the Mountain Falls Park area.

Innkeepers to welcome holiday customers

September 29, 2015

Upcoming holiday celebrations will help to bolster the historic Wayside Inn at Middletown for the next few months after the owners’ decision to take the building off the market.

Woman pleads guilty in rape case

Tina Hillsman

September 2, 2015

A woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in Shenandoah County Circuit Court to raping an 8-year-old boy and committing two other sex-related offenses with the victim.

Shooting suspect dies following police pursuit

A helicopter lifts off from eastbound Interstate 66 near Markham where the suspect in the murders of a TV reporter and cameraman ran his car off the road during a police pursuit. The suspect,  Vester Lee Flanagan II, 41, of Roanoke, died later at the hospital from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.  Rich Cooley/Daily

August 26, 2015

Vester Lee Flanagan, 41, of Roanoke, the suspect in the fatal shootings of a television reporter and cameraman earlier today in Moneta, Virginia, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound following a police pursuit on eastbound Interstate 66 near Markham.

Motorcyclist dies after crash

August 24, 2015

A 26-year-old motorcyclist died from injuries sustained Sunday evening in a collision with an SUV, the Warren County Sheriff’s Office reported on Monday

Stephens City announces position on water dispute

July 31, 2015

Stephens City councilman Jason Nauman released a statement Friday outlining the town’s official position on the state of water and wastewater negotiations with the Frederick County Sanitation Authority.