Front Royal

Ressie staff, parents voice concerns for repairs

October 9, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – As the Warren County School Board prepares for the new Warren County Middle School groundbreaking ceremony next week, many are reminding them of the pressing repairs needed in current facilities.

Front Royal festival adds Sunday benefit race

October 8, 2015

It’ll be a good year for runners attending the 45th Festival of Leaves in Front Royal, which celebrates the colorful turn of seasons and serves as the Warren Heritage Society’s annual fundraiser.

Comcast expanding to Reliance Road

October 6, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Comcast Corporation will be expanding it cable opportunities for residents living off of Reliance Road, County Administrator Doug Stanley announced on Tuesday.

Parkway project contract awarded

September 25, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – After months and years of planning, the town of Front Royal and County of Warren appear set to begin work on Leach Run Parkway project.

CBM Mortgage purchases site in Royal Phoenix

September 25, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Front Royal-based mortgage firm CBM Mortgage has purchased a 3-acre plot of land within the Royal Phoenix Redevelopment for $201,000 for a new office building.

School staff work to surpass accreditation standards

September 24, 2015

After more students passed reading and math SOL tests at Ressie Jefferies Elementary School, staff will be continuing training efforts to bring student performance above accreditation standards as part of the school’s three-year improvement plan.

1953 team reunites for baseball exhibit opening

Giles Darr, 74, of Front Royal, holds a bat, vintage glove, and his team jersey from the 1953 Little League All Star team. The Warren Heritage Society has created a display of  baseball memorabilia for Front Royal dating from the late 1800s to the 1960s that will open to the public this weekend. Rich Cooley/Daily

September 24, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – When the Front Royal Little League team returned from its loss to Birmingham during the 1953 World Series semi-final game, the players were still greeted back home with cheering crowds and a parade.

Testimony to relay impact of charity program

Yves Dushime

September 24, 2015

Volunteers who send supplies through Samaritan’s Purse’s Operation Christmas Child program will get the chance to see how their efforts have impacted the lives of children who receive their shoebox gifts.

Virginia craft brews take spotlight at festival

September 22, 2015

Craft beer enthusiasts will be able to sample an even larger variety of porters, IPAs and everything in between at the Brew & Blues Festival in Front Royal from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday.

Town to consider tall grass rules

September 22, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Tall grass would land property owners in hotter water under stricter rules proposed by town officials.