Front Royal

National NAACP president speaks in Front Royal

Cornell William Brooks, NAACP national president and CEO , center, speaks with with Chuck Smith, left, candidate for Virginia attorney general,  and Warren County Supervisor Daniel J. Murray Jr., right. Jake Zuckerman/Daily

September 18, 2016

FRONT ROYAL — The president and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People spoke about strained relationships with law enforcement officers and the importance of voting rights at a fundraiser for the Warren-Page NAACP branch Saturday.

Many schools approaching accreditation benchmarks

September 14, 2016

The Virginia Department of Education released the accreditation status for schools throughout the state for 2016-2017. These accreditation ratings are based on achievement results from 2015-2016.

Skyline teacher named regional Teacher of the Year

Students surround Heidi Trude, center,  after she was surprised with winning the District 4 Teacher of the Year award Tuesday morning at Skyline High School.   Rich Cooley/Daily

September 13, 2016

Warren County Public Schools administration surprised Skyline High School teacher Heidi Trude Tuesday morning by announcing that she’s been named the state’s Region 4 Teacher of the Year.

Christendom details $40 million campaign

September 12, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Christendom College leaders have announced a comprehensive campaign that will raise a new chapel on campus and provide financial support for the college and its students.

Town hears options for water to corridor

September 7, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – The town might need to spend millions of dollars to make sure water flows to the U.S. 340-522 corridor if the system fails.

Academy groundbreaking set for November

The Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy, pictured in a digital image, will be located at the end of Progress Drive in Front Royal. General Contractor Howard Shockey & Sons plans to break ground on the academy in November.  Image courtesy of Front Royal Warren County EDA

August 28, 2016

The Front Royal Warren County Economic Development Authority is partnering with Howard Shockey & Sons as its contractor for the Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Training Academy.

‘Role model’ trooper commemorated

Mary Henderson, left, of Baltimore, Maryland, and her brother Michael Henderson, of Richmond, unveil the Trooper Harry Lee Henderson Memorial Bridge sign at the Front Royal Country Club on Tuesday. Rich Cooley/Daily

August 23, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Virginia State Police, a state senator and officials from Warren County spoke words of honor and remembrance during a ceremonial dedication of the Trooper Harry Lee Henderson Memorial Bridge on Tuesday morning.

Front Royal, Woodstock through to second round of competition

August 23, 2016

The towns of Front Royal and Woodstock have advanced to the second round of a competition to determine the best adventure town in the South. Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine is responsible for the contest, and Front Royal is now running against Frankfort, Kentucky; and Woodstock is pitted against Abingdon for round two.