Ryan Cornell is a reporter for the Northern Virginia Daily. He reports on breaking news, agriculture, business and transportation issues. |
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A line of cars snaked out from three separate lanes at 5 Star Auto Spa in Winchester on Saturday afternoon, nearly blocking the traffic on Adams Drive.
MOUNT JACKSON -- Students at Triplett Tech have built plenty of houses in the past two decades, but Electricity Instructor Tim Stephens said their latest project might be the most ambitious one yet.
WOODSTOCK --The odds were stacked against Wilson Altaffer Hartman.
A building in Front Royal that once housed Hardee's, Alberto's Pizza and most recently Ben's Eatery will see its food service days come to an end when it's transformed into a Title Max location this year.
FRONT ROYAL -- Students at Hilda J. Barbour Elementary read for a collective total of 374,130 minutes last month.
WOODSTOCK -- Class sizes and teacher salaries were among the subjects discussed at the Shenandoah County School Board's joint work session on its proposed fiscal 2015 budget with the county board of supervisors Thursday evening.
Communities surrounding the Shenandoah National Park lost $8.9 million in visitor spending last October, according to a report recently released by the National Park Service.
As college students flock to the beaches for spring break, some students and faculty at Shenandoah University are headed to more exotic locales.
WINCHESTER -- The four coaches at Onward CrossFit might have arrived on different paths, but they're all there for one reason: to take cool humans and make them cooler, according to coach and co-owner Mark Andrews.
NEW MARKET -- One of the oldest family-run restaurants in the Shenandoah Valley is on the market.
QUICKSBURG -- Students at Ashby Lee Elementary School had a doggone fun time on Thursday.
WOODSTOCK -- Area residents got their chance to discuss the proposed fiscal 2015 budget for Shenandoah County Public Schools at a public hearing on Wednesday evening.
The first executive director of the Shenandoah Education Foundation will have plenty of time to dedicate to her job.
A house once belonging to the Wayside Foundation for the Arts was auctioned off for $75,000 on Tuesday.
WOODSTOCK -- More than 300 students from 12 schools, including Shenandoah, Frederick and Clarke county high schools and Robert E. Aylor Middle School, gathered in Central High School's gymnasium on Tuesday for its agricultural and natural resources college fair.
WINCHESTER -- When work wraps up on the Glen Burnie Manor House this spring, it might appear like nothing has changed.
WOODSTOCK -- The dropout rate in Shenandoah County Public Schools continues to drop.
WOODSTOCK -- Each morning at 11:20 a.m., a group of Central High School students walk out the door, across the parking lot and into the W.W. Robinson Elementary cafeteria.
Gone are the days when a stick of chalk, a board of slate and a stack of textbooks ruled the classroom.
Businesses in the northern Shenandoah Valley reflected the steady rates of growth experienced in the rest of the country over the past year, and in some cases, did better.
WOODSTOCK -- The Shenandoah County School Board responded to recent news about Freedom of Information Act requests for employee salary data at its meeting Thursday night.
WOODSTOCK -- Teachers and staff in Shenandoah County Public Schools might see higher salaries next year, if the 2015 fiscal year budget proposed on Thursday is approved.
As one life ended with a gunshot, another's changed. In January 2009, 16-year-old Brendon Barker was shot and killed in the attic of his girlfriend's home.
Students in Shenandoah County Public Schools will now be attending class on April 17, and May 6.
WINCHESTER -- Tara Woolever keeps getting fortune cookie fortunes from her coworkers.
WOODSTOCK -- The Shenandoah County Tourism Council is requesting funds for an additional staff position in its proposed 2015 fiscal year budget.
WOODSTOCK -- While seasonal businesses like Bryce Resort in Basye nearly reached record-setting numbers because of all the snow, the weather hasn't been as kind to local hotels.
School boards in Frederick County and Warren County will hold public hearings of their proposed 2015 fiscal year budgets this week.
Same-sex couples in Virginia were celebrating a momentous Valentine's Day after a federal court ruled to legalize same-sex marriage on Thursday.
The latest coffee blend from Edinburg-based Cabin Creek Roasters has proven to be a hit, both in terms of popularity and caffeine.
The nation's largest retailer of automotive replacement parts and accessories just grew one store larger.
Students in Warren County are designing a drone that would be able to fly into a cornfield in Iowa and detect the European Corn Borer, a pest that afflicts farmers throughout the U.S.
Thursday's snowstorm, affectionately dubbed by some as Winter Storm Pax, has lived up to its name.
STRASBURG -- A woman in Strasburg was transported to Winchester Medical Center after being struck by a snowplow late Thursday morning.
They drop the same line each year: "Oh, you don't need to get me anything."
MIDDLETOWN -- Clutching the medals around their necks, Camille Gibson and Colt Scott look like Olympic athletes. They even share the same poise and confidence as Sochi stars.
STEPHENS CITY -- For the Gustafson brothers, intelligence runs in their genes.