Corrections & Clarifications

Correction

March 27th, 2015

A headline in Friday’s paper was incorrect. It should have read “Valley Wine Cellar set to close.”

Correction

March 26th, 2015

The rezoning request for 136 acres on Turkey Knob Road in Mount Jackson was brought before the planning commission by Robert Whitehurst in March, not February, as stated in a story on Thursday. Also, Mount Jackson resident Gerald Forsburg’s name was misspelled.

Corrections

March 23rd, 2015

In the “Lutherans name first area faith community nurse” story in Saturday’s paper, Jeannie Coffman’s named was misspelled.

Correction

March 19th, 2015

A story on Thursday should have stated HVAC Elements Inc. filed a police report on Jan. 7, 2014, regarding embezzlement of funds and theft of property by a former company employee. The story also should have stated that search warrants were executed at several banks and companies as well as the home of a former employee in Shenandoah County during the investigation, and as a result “the estimated total at the time following items seized during the execution of the search warrants is $30,000 to $40,000.”

Correction

March 19th, 2015

A story published Wednesday should have stated that Sol William Vandenbergh received concurrent prison sentences totalling 4 years and six months in prison and 7 months in jail.

Correction

March 18th, 2015

A story that ran Wednesday should have said Shenandoah County Public Schools’ Bring Your Own Device program has been implemented so far at Central High School and area middle schools. Infrastructure to support the program is not yet available at other county schools.

Correction

March 16th, 2015

A story published Friday should have stated that the political affiliation of the Electoral Board chairman must be the same

Clarification

March 12th, 2015

A story that ran Thursday about Strasburg resident Kenneth Ritter’s plans for treating his functional neurological disorder should have said his counselors told him the field of neurology provides an incomplete analysis of the condition

Corrections and Clarifications

March 3rd, 2015

A story published on Tuesday should have said funding raised last year by Strasburg’s Sandy Hook Elementary School Parent Teacher

Correction

February 23rd, 2015

A list of public meetings published Monday should have said the Warren County School Board will hold a work session

Correction

February 20th, 2015

A story that ran in Friday’s paper about a 4-2 approval of a post-Labor Day start to the 2015-16 school year for Shenandoah County Public Schools should have said School Board members Karen Whetzel and Katheryn Freakley voted not to approve the post-Labor Day calendar as presented by Superintendent Jeremy Raley. Whetzel’s initial motion to approve a pre-Labor Day calendar was not seconded. Then a motion to approve the post-Labor Day calendar resulted in further board discussion and a vote to approve the post-Labor Day calendar.

Clarification

February 18th, 2015

A headline appearing Feb. 11 about six people charged in Front Royal with drug-related offenses should have said that only two – Michael Scott Wade and Susan Lynn Yates – were arrested. The remaining four defendants – James Michael Deveney, Shannon Martinez, Dawn Frankel and Thomas Leathers – were charged but not arrested.

Correction

February 17th, 2015

A player in the Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation basketball league was misidentified in a photo in Saturday’s paper. The player was Wes Pence.

Correction

February 16th, 2015

A story that ran Friday should have said a bill proposing the use of cannabis oil for medical purposes in treatment of epilepsy was approved unanimously Tuesday by all 98 of the delegates who voted. The drug would be administered in liquid form and not contain portions of the cannabis plant that produce the psychoactive ingredient tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in marijuana.

Delegate Mark Berg, R-29th, was present but did not vote. Delegate Robert G. Marshall, R-13th, was absent from the vote.

Correction

February 6th, 2015

A headline in Friday’s edition should have stated Sherando wrestler John Borst set a season pins record.

Correction

February 2nd, 2015

Due to an editing error, a headline on a story on Monday’s page A6 should have read Celebrities offer support for Houston’s daughter

Correction

January 26th, 2015

The joint meeting of the Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors and the School Board will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock, followed by the supervisors’ regular meeting at 7 p.m.

Correction

January 23rd, 2015

A story published Wednesday should have stated that Preserve Morgans Ford sent two separate petitions to Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s office, totalling more than 400 signatures, by people opposed to the Virginia Department of Transportation’s plans to replace the Morgan Ford Bridge in Warren County.

Correction

January 21st, 2015

A story in Wednesday’s newspaper about a burglary incorrectly implied that Jesse Price forced his way into the Grasshoppers Lawn Care and Repair building in Woodstock. Price has been charged with receiving stolen property linked to the burglary but he was not involved in the break-in.

Correction

January 15th, 2015

A sentence in Roger Barbee’s column on Wednesday left out a word. This is the corrected sentence:   Lee points