Mountain biking at Bryce Resort a downhill ride
June 20, 2016
For parents unsure of how to entertain their newly-liberated children, or those who have grown weary of the typical summer cycle of pools or summer camp, there’s a more adventurous option – downhill mountain biking.
Mount Jackson to accept bids on Triplett building
June 17, 2016
Town council announced Tuesday it will begin accepting bids on the old Triplett School building.
State officials keeping eye on mega site
June 10, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – State officials said Thursday there’s a growing need for large, industrial business sites, like that of Mount Jackson’s proposed mega site.
Planning commission considers retirement home
June 7, 2016
The planning commission met Monday to hear a presentation from a company proposing to build a retirement home in town, as well as to work on details on the mega site in the comprehensive plan.
Triplett Tech students ready for graduation
June 7, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – As Triplett Tech prepares for its graduation ceremony Thursday, students are looking forward to starting a new chapter of their lives.
Three arrested on heroin charges
June 3, 2016
Three Mount Jackson residents will face a second round of drug charges after law enforcement executed a search warrant on May 25.
Governor’s School students ready for next stage in education
June 1, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Students at Massanutten Regional Governor’s School are excited for what the future holds.
Students seek expansion of dual enrollment program
May 27, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Massanutten Regional Governor’s School students explain to Shenandoah County educators why expanding course offerings at the college level is important for high school students, giving them the opportunity to earn the governor’s scholars certificate and associate’s degree, saving time and money before moving on to college.
Students work on energy savings solution for school
May 26, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – A group of Massanutten Regional Governor’s School students in Mount Jackson spent the past school year researching the viability of installing solar panels outside the school in order to create energy savings for the school.
Town Council debates selling old Triplett School
May 23, 2016
Members of the Mount Jackson Town Council announced Monday deliberations have begun on whether to renovate old Triplett School or to sell it to an outside party.
Focus group hones mega site plans
May 20, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON — The Mount Jackson focus group working on the town’s comprehensive plan continued to revise its proposal to the planning commission this week, changing which businesses would need to undergo a public hearing before developing on the new mega site property within town limits and which ones would not.
Cleanups slated for portions of Stony and Mill creeks
May 3, 2016
The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries needs the public’s help with a cleanup of two area trout streams.
Town elections set for Tuesday
May 1, 2016
Voters in Shenandoah County’s six towns can pick local leaders by going to the polls Tuesday.
Triplett Tech celebrates 50th anniversary
April 29, 2016
Triplett Tech celebrates its 50th anniversary with an alumni reunion dinner tonight.
Mount Jackson leaders, planners talk ‘mega site’ future
April 11, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Shenandoah County’s ex-chief of economic development suggested Monday that the town let down barriers to potential economic growth.
Mount Jackson Rescue and Fire moves into new facility
April 10, 2016
The Mount Jackson Rescue and Fire Company has completed its move to a new 15,000-square-foot-facility after a lengthy approval and construction process.
A memorable night is nigh
April 8, 2016
The excitement begins this month as area high school students prepare for prom season. Discovering the perfect dress, suit, shoes, accessories and hairstyle is a fun adventure for many students who are nearing the end of their high school years. Discovering the perfect dress, suit, shoes, accessories and hairstyle is a fun adventure for many students who are nearing the end of their high school years.
Local candidates offer views on what their towns need
April 3, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Shenandoah town candidates met Saturday morning to discuss their vision for the future of Shenandoah County at a candidate forum.
Triplett Tech students repaint brush fire truck
March 22, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Triplett Tech students in the collision repair program repainted a truck for the Mt. Jackson Fire and Rescue Department.
Area preschoolers shovel dirt, lay bricks
February 24, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Preschoolers in Raelyn Hamilton’s class learned what masons do everyday from students in Gary Kibler’s masonry class at Triplett Tech this week.