Edinburg

Shentel closes fourth quarter strong

January 30th, 2015

Edinburg-based Shenandoah Telecommunications Company, commonly known as Shentel, saw an across the board rise in subscription rates in 2014, according to its latest quarterly report.

Local firm produces emission technology

January 16th, 2015

EDINBURG — For five years, Wholesome Energy, a subsidiary of Wholesome Foods, has partnered with NoNox, a Florida based engineering firm, to manufacture and distribute a fuel emulsion system for industrial and naval uses.

Delicious distributing

Dean Pence cracks a smile in the truck garage at Wholesome Foods.   Henry Culvyhouse/Daily

January 9th, 2015

EDINBURG— Seventy-seven year-old Dean Pence is a man who “works until the job is done.”

Decorating contest winners announced

Emily Koon, of Edinburg, was awarded second place in the town's residential decorating contest. She said she returned to Edinburg in August after living in Richmond for 25 years. Ryan Cornell/Daily

December 30th, 2014

EDINBURG — Four months after returning to live in Edinburg, Emily Koon received an unexpected visit from Mayor Dan Harshman.

After school program helps students Spring Forward

Retired teacher Margaret Gochenour, left, a Hamburg Ruritan member, works with  Jesse Lemon,9, of Edinburg while Elliott Hogge, center, president of Ruritan National, looks over his  shoulder during the after school tutoring and enrichment program at Zion Lutheran Church in Hamburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

December 2nd, 2014

EDINBURG–For children around the area, like in any part of the country, school can be tough. Take for example Hunter Wakeman, 11, from Peter Muhlenberg Middle School. About five years ago, Wakeman was having trouble with his reading assignments.

Officials pass water resolution

November 21st, 2014

FRONT ROYAL–The Northern Shenandoah Valley Regional Commission passed a resolution Thursday evening to endorse adding a water supply and quality planning special assessment to its 2016 fiscal year budget.

Edinburg church to celebrate 178 years at homecoming

October 3rd, 2014

EDINBURG — Edinburg Christian Church has enjoyed a long history in the community and next weekend has invited past and present members and families to help celebrate its 178th year homecoming.

Grape crop: low quantity, high quality

October 1st, 2014

EDINBURG — Two rows of grape vines stand next to each other at Wolf Gap Vineyard and Winery. One is overflowing with large bunches of grapes. The other looks like it is barely surviving.

Edinburg Ole Time Festival

September 21st, 2014

Residents enjoyed food, music and more at this year’s Ole Time Festival in Edinburg on Saturday. Photos by Rich Cooley/Daily

Energetic Babette seeks person of her own

August 18th, 2014

EDINBURG — Babette, a 10-month-old female puppy, is short, and probably will not grow much larger than her current 30 pounds. But what she lacks in size she makes up for in energy.

Homeowners blast duplex plan

August 13th, 2014

EDINBURG — Residents of the Edinburg Square subdivision spoke out against the proposed Phase II plans at the town’s public hearing on Tuesday.

Edinburg Square public hearing scheduled

August 11th, 2014

The Edinburg Town Council and Planning Commission will hold a joint public hearing on the Edinburg Square Phase II subdivision at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.