Frederick County

Collins announces re-election campaign

Christopher Collins

January 10, 2017

Christopher Collins, delegate for Virginia’s 29th district, which includes the City of Winchester and the counties of Warren and Frederick, announced his campaign for reelection Tuesday evening at the Hilton Garden in Winchester.

Year in Review: Major educational changes hit the region

December 29, 2016

Shenandoah, Warren and Frederick County schools saw major educational changes, including facilities plans, boundary changes, new school calendars, a new superintendent, the building of a new middle school and chapel and many awards given to educators in the region, highlighting how education has changed.

Frederick TreeCycling program underway

December 29, 2016

Frederick County has begun its yearly TreeCycling program, in which residents can bring their outgoing Christmas trees to area drop-off points to have them mulched.

Complete survey to help schools

December 3, 2016

Shenandoah and Frederick County Public Schools are asking students, parents, staff and community members to take an online survey, sharing their viewpoints about educational issues, including digital learning and the use of technology for future ready schools.

Counties debate truck ban on road

November 30, 2016

Some Warren County leaders say too many tractor-trailers travel Reliance Road but Frederick County officials remain unconvinced.

County to host transportation forum

November 13, 2016

WINCHESTER – Frederick County residents can talk with state and local officials about transportation needs at a public forum later this month.

Strasburg man to serve four years

November 3, 2016

A Strasburg man will serve four years in a state penitentiary for a malicious wounding charge dating back to 2012.

More voices speak out against Sherando mascot

November 2, 2016

A number of Native Americans from different tribes spoke to the Frederick County School Board on Tuesday about reconsidering Sherando High School’s warrior mascot.

Surge of overdoses reported

Winchester Police Chief Kevin L. Sanzenbacher speaks to the media outside the Timbrook Public Safety Center in Winchester on Wednesday. Another recent  spike in heroin overdoses prompted the news conference. Rich Cooley/Daily

October 19, 2016

A particularly dangerous batch of drugs may have caused a rash of opioid overdoses in the area over the past week, the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition reported on Wednesday.

Stephens City teen killed in crash

October 18, 2016

A Stephens City teen was killed in a Tuesday afternoon crash in Frederick County, Virginia State Police Sgt. F.L. “Les” Tyler said late Tuesday evening.

Two hurt in Sunday crash

October 17, 2016

A Stephens City woman and her passenger were injured in a single-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon when the SUV she was driving ran off the road on U.S. 50 in Frederick County.

Parent appointed to state education committee

Christine Germeyer poses with her husband, Jay Germeyer, in front of the White House. Christine Germeyer was recently appointed to the state's Special Education Advisory Committee.  Courtesy photo

October 17, 2016

It’s been a busy few months for Christine Germeyer, chairperson of the Frederick County Special Education Advisory Committee and recent appointee to the same committee on the state level.