Edinburg police count down to the end
June 30, 2015
The last minute of the last shift for the Edinburg Police Department was scheduled to fall at 10 p.m. Tuesday when officer Terry Polk pulled up to police headquarters for the final time in a squad car bearing the town’s name.
Central High School Class of 2015 graduation
June 14, 2015
Courtney Copp, 18, of Woodstock, smiles after receiving her dipoloma during commencement exercises outside the sports complex at Central High School on Saturday morning. There were 214 seniors receiving diplomas during the event. Rich Cooley/Daily
Edinburg hoping for economic growth in 2015
June 14, 2015
With its budget for the 2016 fiscal year in place, Edinburg Town Mayor Daniel Harshman indicated that the town is hoping for a strong year, economically speaking.
Stonewall Jackson Class of 2015 graduation
June 12, 2015
State officials stress biosecurity measures
June 10, 2015
As the H5N2 strain of avian influenza wreaks havoc in the Midwest, officials and researchers in the Virginia’s poultry industry are on high alert and bracing for the worst.
Pet of the Week: O’Henry seeking retirement home
June 2, 2015
Unlike many of the cats that briefly call the Shenandoah Animal Shelter in Edinburg home, O’Henry has apparently seen quite a bit of mileage.
A helping hand for caregivers
May 27, 2015
EDINBURG — In the fellowship hall of St. John’s United Methodist Church of Edinburg, a respite program called Our Place provides activities for area residents experiencing symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease or dementia.
County to take over policing Edinburg
May 13, 2015
Edinburg will soon say goodbye to its police force.
Lights, camera, action
April 23, 2015
Residents and wildlife enthusiasts now have the opportunity to witness the rehabilitation of three black bear cubs first-hand.
A little off the top
April 17, 2015
Roy Custer, of Edinburg, trims the top portion of a tree limb off Toll House Road in Maurertown on a recent spring afternoon. Rich Cooley/Daily
Pet of the Week: Blind Tilly is ‘very adaptable’
March 19, 2015
Tilly, a 3- to 5-year-old domestic shorthair cat, seems like the kind of pet that would qualify as an excellent lap companion.
2015 Progress: Widespread attractions
March 18, 2015
It could very well be said that tourism and the Northern Shenandoah Valley go hand in hand.
Duck in recovery at wildlife center
March 12, 2015
Conservation police officers from the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries recently rescued a bluebill duck — or lesser scaup — after discovering it immobile on Stoney Creek in Edinburg.
Edinburg may look to sheriff for help
March 10, 2015
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office might take over law enforcement duties for Edinburg.
March 5, 2015
STRASBURG – Part of teaching is about challenging students to discover what they never thought possible. It’s also about playing to students’ strengths and interests so they want to keep on learning.
Valley bracing for the storm
March 4, 2015
The National Weather Service has placed the entire Northern Shenandoah Valley under a winter storm warning from 10 p.m. Wednesday through 7 p.m. Thursday.
Deer disease detected in Shenandoah County
March 4, 2015
The slow progression of chronic wasting disease has made its way to Shenandoah County, and two positive cases were detected in Frederick County, near the West Virginia state line.
More snowfall expected across the valley
March 3, 2015
Another round of snowfall is expected to hit the Northern Shenandoah Valley.
Preschool classes sought at hearing
March 2, 2015
WOODSTOCK — At a Monday night public hearing, the Shenandoah County School Board met to receive community feedback on plans for the school division’s 2016 fiscal year budget.
Report: Local corporations doing well
February 27, 2015
The big three of the Northern Shenandoah Valley, publicly traded corporations headquarted in Shenandoah and Frederick counties, have released some good news for investors this week.