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WOODSTOCK -- A recent illness that has incapacitated Woodstock attorney James Allamong for an indeterminate period left his clients without legal representation, but the void didn't last long.
A Shenandoah County grand jury has indicted a 32-year-old Edinburg man on a charge of causing injury by strangulation and several other counts stemming from a dispute involving a woman who described him in court documents as the father of her child.
Convicted animal abuser Russell Ebersole exited a Frederick County Circuit courtroom Friday afternoon on his way to beginning a two-year jail sentence imposed on him by Judge Clifford "Clay" Athey.
When Russell Ebersole appears in Judge Clifford L. "Clay" Athey's courtroom today in Frederick County for sentencing on several animal abuse convictions, he will be facing a judge who was the intended recipient of an online petition from thousands of angry animal lovers demanding the maximum sentence.
A Shenandoah County grand jury indicted a Woodstock man last week on 19 counts linked to the sale illegal bath salts and synthetic marijuana from his business in 2012.
A Shenandoah County high school coach and teacher charged with crimes related to a student's hazing in October faces a trial in February.
Defense attorneys for accused child murderer Nicole Dawn Miller gave notice Wednesday that they want to withhold information about expert witnesses and documents from the prosecution to prevent giving away their strategy in the case.
The Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office has recovered most of a dozen guns that were stolen from a hunting cabin in late November, Lt. Tom Shelton said Wednesday.
WOODSTOCK - A Shenandoah County teen accused in a terrorist plot aimed at a local high school faces trial as an adult.
WOODSTOCK - A 73-year-old town man accused of dealing illegal bath salts from his business last year faces a grand jury next week.
Shenandoah County prosecutors dropped a child-endangerment charge against a man whose fiancée stands accused of murdering his son.
WINCHESTER -- A Fauquier County man stands charged with murder in the drug-related death of a Middletown woman in 2011.
A Front Royal taxicab company claims former drivers used customer data and intercepted calls for a competitor.
Andrew Charles Studds insists he wasn't doing anything wrong when he videotaped Front Royal police while carrying a holstered gun on his right hip as they conducted traffic stops a few weeks ago.
Former Strasburg police officer Aaron H. Lewis lost his job over accusations that he used excessive force against a suspect in a drug case, falsification of records and violation of safety rules without a threat to life, according to documents in Shenandoah County Circuit Court.
A man described in court documents as the leader and enforcer of an extensive crack cocaine ring in Winchester was sentenced last week in U.S. District Court to life imprisonment.
The effects of a U.S. Supreme Court decision issued 50 years ago on Monday that began with a poor drifter sentenced to five years in prison can still be seen everyday in area courtrooms.
A Winchester couple is suing the city school system in U.S. District Court for $150,000.
The streets of Front Royal look much the same to Sgt. Bryan Courtney after seven months away from his job as the police department's night shift supervisor.
A U.S. Forest Service ranger facing three gun-related charges won a round in a preliminary hearing Monday when a judge refused to certify the sole felony offense to a grand jury.
A Winchester judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a local attorney against his former wife's divorce attorney.
The Virginia Board of Nursing has suspended the license of a nurse from Winchester.
HARRISONBURG -- The judge presiding over prominent Winchester attorney Paul Hampton Thomson's federal case has rebuked his defense lawyer for "unprofessional conduct."
WINCHESTER -- The justice system failed Charceil D. Kellam and unjustly sent her to serve life plus 30 years in prison for minor drug crimes, according to the woman's supporters.
FRONT ROYAL --A local woman was indicted Monday on charges that she committed sexual acts with an 11-year-old boy in June.
WOODSTOCK -- Search warrants have been executed in the last two weeks to obtain fingerprints of three men in connection with the suspected theft of items from the Toms Brook Post Office in August, according to Shenandoah County Circuit Court records.
NEW MARKET -- A resident of the Blue Ridge Inn is accused of stabbing a neighbor following a dispute regarding a drug transaction.
WOODSTOCK -- A New Market couple played with fire but didn't get burned by having to spend any time behind bars for doing so.
WINCHESTER -- A Washington, D.C., man held his fiancee captive after assaulting her and another woman in Stephens City before fleeing to Warren County on Christmas Eve, authorities said Monday.
HARRISONBURG -- A Winchester man recently convicted of running a check-fraud ring in the area in 2009 pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to a federal conspiracy charge, according to court documents.
FRONT ROYAL -- A White Post man who authorities said stole firearms from a relative's home in March, and later threatened to burn down the residence after he broke into it, must serve two months in jail after pleading guilty Tuesday morning to a larceny charge stemming from the incidents.
WOODSTOCK -- A Mt. Jackson man recently charged with incest was released from incarceration only about a month before the sex crimes are thought to have first surfaced, according to Shenandoah County Circuit Court records.
FRONT ROYAL -- A plea agreement could be entered next month for a local man accused of committing or attempting numerous burglaries and stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry earlier this year.
WINCHESTER -- State police charged a city man with three crimes Saturday afternoon after he got into a dispute in his car on Interstate 81, walked down the highway and assaulted a driver.
WOODSTOCK -- Sentencing is on hold for a Strasburg man who has admitted to sexually assaulting two girls under 10 years of age until a psychologist who prepared a sex offender report on him can testify.
Loudoun County and Fairfax authorities have joined the Winchester Police Department in pressing charges against accused bank robber Benjamin Luzan Sebastian.
WINCHESTER -- Authorities illegally searched the home of a man accused of killing his mother in February, according to the defendant's attorney.
WOODSTOCK -- Sentencing for a convicted bank robber was delayed on Wednesday in Shenandoah County Circuit Court after questions were raised about sentencing guidelines and reports that he had again tried to harm himself.
WINCHESTER -- A Maryland man remained in jail Wednesday after he was accused of holding a woman from Hyattsville, Md., against her will in his vehicle for several hours Tuesday afternoon.
BERRYVILLE -- A Mexican man accused of murdering one person and trying to kill another in Clarke County in 2008 remains in jail without bond.