Commission passes water resolution
November 21st, 2014
FRONT ROYAL–The Northern Shenandoah Valley Regional Commission passed a resolution Thursday evening to endorse adding a water supply and quality planning special assessment to its 2016 fiscal year budget.
Bryce Resort to open its slopes early, prepares for anniversary
November 21st, 2014
Bryce Resort in Mount Jackson, VA will be opening its slopes one week early, according to a press release from the resort.
Diversification plan continues
November 21st, 2014
As Bowman Andros continues expanding in Mount Jackson, a new warehouse is set to open up by February 2015.
Holtzman Oil to buy area company
October 21st, 2014
Holtzman Oil Corporation owner Bill Holtzman said this week that he will be increasing the size and range of his company at the beginning of 2015 with the purchase of Cline Energy of Harrisonburg.
Celebrating the harvest
October 12th, 2014
Despite the drizzle, Mount Jackson residents celebrated fall during the Mount Jackson Music & Harvest Festival on Saturday.
Mount Jackson seeks to quiet noisy trucks
September 10th, 2014
MOUNT JACKSON — Mayor Bucky Miller compares the noise to the firing of a machine gun.
Mayor-a-thon near start line
September 2nd, 2014
Lace up those Asics and start pounding the pavement, because Mount Jackson’s first ever Mayor-a-thon is coming up quickly.
Sidewalk to line Main Street around shopping center
August 29th, 2014
Mount Jackson is moving forward on a project that would add new sidewalks to the northern and southern ends of town.
Mount Jackson to demolish tennis courts
August 13th, 2014
The tennis courts at the Mount Jackson Lions Club Park are set to be demolished by this fall.
Plans revived for Family Dollar
August 6th, 2014
MOUNT JACKSON — Don’t give up on the Family Dollar just yet.
Former farmers market owner speaks out against town code
August 4th, 2014
MOUNT JACKSON — One local business owner says Mount Jackson’s town code favors vendors from out of town.
Council accepts $250K bid for water tower painting project
July 9th, 2014
MOUNT JACKSON — Town Council has accepted the lower of two bids submitted for the maintenance and painting of its water tank overlooking Interstate 81.
A million dollar store? Family Dollar says no thanks
July 2nd, 2014
Plans to build a Family Dollar in Mount Jackson have been halted for good.
Mount Jackson twin succeeds sister in state FFA office
June 30th, 2014
QUICKSBURG — Identical twins Whitney and Brittany Bowman already had a lot in common before both being elected state officers of the Virginia Future Farmers of America Association.
Mount Jackson to repaint water tower
June 27th, 2014
Hovering along Interstate 81 for more than a decade, the basket of apples on Mount Jackson’s iconic water tank has apparently reached its expiration date.
Trash rates unchanged in Mount Jackson budget
June 11th, 2014
MOUNT JACKSON — Mount Jackson’s town council approved its budget for the next fiscal year after bidding adieu to two of its members at a meeting Tuesday.
Triplett Tech to graduate 144 students
June 9th, 2014
When 144 students in Triplett Tech’s graduating class advance to the next chapter of their lives this summer, so will a few of the educators who have become mainstays at the Mount Jackson vocational school.
Governor’s School students present final projects
June 6th, 2014
By Ryan Cornell
MOUNT JACKSON — Students at Massanutten Regional Governor’s School spent their last day of class presenting the
Triplett Tech student to compete at nationals
May 29th, 2014
MOUNT JACKSON — While most kids help out around the house by doing the dishes or the laundry, Zack Hensley pitches in by fixing blown fuses and other electrical problems.
Mount Jackson budget nears passage
May 14th, 2014
Mount Jackson’s spending plan that includes no tax increases for next year appears headed for approval.