Front Royal

Front Royal man makes journey of understanding, faith

Tom Howarth

November 27, 2015

Although Front Royal resident Tom Howarth’s connection with El Salvador didn’t begin until many years after four American churchwomen were killed there in 1980, he said he has been “tremendously educated” by their impact serving in the community.

Ressie tested for mold spores

November 27, 2015

After concerns arose related to conditions at Ressie Jeffries Elementary School, Warren County Public Schools requested air testing for mold samples in the building.

Public comments on hotel tax cut

November 23, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Town leaders heard support and opposition Monday for a proposal to cut the tax rate people pay to stay in hotels.

Front Royal grad plans studies in Oman

Tori Graham

November 23, 2015

Warren County High School graduate and Virginia Tech junior Tori Graham is looking forward to the possibility of enriching her intercultural education during a new study abroad program this coming summer in Muscat, the capital city of Oman.

Students show off holiday projects

Hilda J. Barbour kindergarten student Nicholas Payne, 6, beats on a tom-tom during a Thanksgiving program in his class.  Rich Cooley/Daily

November 20, 2015

Kindergarteners at Hilda J. Barbour Elementary School in Front Royal got to show off their handmade Native American costumes and tom-toms at the school’s Thanksgiving feast day on Thursday.

Tech show comes to Front Royal Christian School

Front Royal Christian School students Caleb Arbuckle, 11, left, a sixth grader, and  Matthias Costello, 9, center, a third grade student, look over a 3D printer shown by intern Zack Bruce during the school's first technology fair on Friday. Rich Cooley/Daily

November 20, 2015

Parents visiting Front Royal Christian School on Friday afternoon got a Thanksgiving lunch and opportunities to see student projects, including the school’s first technology show.

Holiday events to benefit nonprofits

November 20, 2015

It’s truly the eve of the holiday season when events that celebrate both Thanksgiving and Christmas occur on the same weekend.

Staffer links Ressie to health issues

November 12, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – With plans for repairs at Ressie Jeffries Elementary School in progress, faculty members increased the visibility of their struggles at the November school board meeting on Thursday.

Warren County students honor veterans

Gavin Paeprucha, 12, waves his flag during the Veterans Day program Tuesday at Warren County Middle School in Front Royal.  Rich Cooley/Daily

November 10, 2015

Students at Warren County Middle School honored veterans close to them a day early at their Veterans Day program on Tuesday morning.

New shop looks to fill tire void

Tony Partlowe balances a tire inside his shop on East 7th Street in Front Royal. Partlow opened Tony's Tires in May for area car owners looking for affordable name-brand and vintage tires. Rich Cooley/Daily

November 6, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Tony Partlow, a lifetime Front Royal resident, is a car enthusiast looking to fill a few holes that he said he has noticed in the town’s tire market.

Warren students learn through advocacy show

October 28, 2015

Middle school students in Warren County had a unique experience in character education in the form of musical performances of the Same Sky Project on Wednesday.