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.
Preschoolers don bright hair in career lesson
February 3, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Preschoolers in Raelyn Hamilton’s class sported bright new hair thanks to the Triplett Tech cosmetology class on Wednesday morning.
Local woman named Ruritan national director
February 2, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Local resident Susan Greisz is the new national director of the Ruritan Club.
Galaxies far, far away
January 17, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Russell Kohrs, environmental science teacher at Massanutten Regional Governor’s School for Integrated Environmental Science and Technology, along with two of his students, will be working with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) over the next year.
Council approves rezoning, vision statement
January 12, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – The Mount Jackson Town Council voted to approve the rezoning of approximately 10 acres of agricultural land to limited industrial during Tuesday night’s meeting.
Preschoolers learn how electricity works
January 6, 2016
MOUNT JACKSON – Preschoolers in Raelyn Hamilton’s class learned about electricity from students in Dagan Stephens’ electricity class at Triplett
Mount Jackson works on comprehensive plan survey
January 5, 2016
Mount Jackson’s Planning Commission discussed fine-tuning the next step in revising the 2016 Comprehensive Plan at its Monday meeting.
Town set to annex land for mega site
December 30, 2015
MOUNT JACKSON – The town’s annexation of 512 acres takes effect tonight but the land’s future development remains uncertain.