Mount Jackson residents weigh in on rezoning bid
March 25th, 2015
MOUNT JACKSON — The Mount Jackson Planning Commission voted unanimously to table making a recommendation until its regular meeting April 6, following a special joint public hearing for a rezoning request of 136 acres on Turkey Knob Road from agricultural to limited industrial use.
Route 11 Potato Chips to double production
March 18th, 2015
MOUNT JACKSON — County, state and town officials gathered at the Route 11 Chips manufacturing facility for the announcement of new growth and investment by the company, which will double its production and create 13 new jobs within 18 to 24 months, on Wednesday afternoon.
2015 Progress: Widespread attractions
March 18th, 2015
It could very well be said that tourism and the Northern Shenandoah Valley go hand in hand.
Town council OKs retirement supplement
March 10th, 2015
MOUNT JACKSON — The Mount Jackson Town Council set a public hearing date for March 25 for a rezoning request of 136 acres, for a future mega industrial site, Tuesday evening.
Valley bracing for the storm
March 4th, 2015
The National Weather Service has placed the entire Northern Shenandoah Valley under a winter storm warning from 10 p.m. Wednesday through 7 p.m. Thursday.
More snowfall expected across the valley
March 3rd, 2015
Another round of snowfall is expected to hit the Northern Shenandoah Valley.
Rezoning request could lead to huge industrial site
March 2nd, 2015
MOUNT JACKSON—A 712-acre industrial “mega site” may be coming to Mount Jackson soon.
Light snow expected to fall in area today; schools closed
February 26th, 2015
For the second consecutive week, the Northern Shenandoah Valley region will be subjected to snowfall, according to the National Weather Service.
February 25th, 2015
As the winter months draw to a close, vineyards in the Northern Shenandoah Valley are once again monitoring the weather for freezing temperatures.
Snow, sleet, chilly temps for weekend
February 20th, 2015
Virginia residents looking for a break form Mother Nature will have to wait until after this weekend.
Arctic-like temperatures expected to chill valley
February 18th, 2015
Residents in the Northern Shenandoah Valley Region will see unusually cold temperatures between today and Friday, according to the National Weather Service.
Insult to injury: More cold coming
February 17th, 2015
The snowstorm responsible for dumping up to 11 inches of snow on portions of southerm Virginia dropped an average of just under 4 inches on the Northern Shenandoah Valley.
Snow expected to hit valley areas this afternoon
February 16th, 2015
The northern Shenandoah Valley region, and much of Virginia, is under a winter storm warning from noon today until noon on Tuesday, according to the national Weather Service.
Mount Jackson in good shape, audit says
February 11th, 2015
Mount Jackson finished out the fiscal year with $472,831 extra in its coffers, according to the latest audit report released by Robinson, Farmer, Cox Associates.
Mount Jackson, VDOT discuss bridge project
February 11th, 2015
MOUNT JACKSON — Town Council is holding preliminary discussions with the state on replacing the Route 11 bridge.
Local chip company recognized by media
February 10th, 2015
Bon Appetite, an Internet food magazine, and MSN.com recognized Route 11 Chips, in Mount Jackson, as a premier potato chip in the month of January.
Service provides green options
February 6th, 2015
Ed Kelly and Stephen Van Stee seek to do the opposite of an old business adage. They want to reduce demand before creating the supply.
Valley tourism goes international
January 30th, 2015
Shenandoah County Tourism has been actively and aggressively expanding its marketing reach in the last 12 months.
Pool, sidewalks to get improvements
January 14th, 2015
Mount Jackson’s town park is making a splash.
Crash halts traffic on I-81
January 13th, 2015
A crash involving two tractor trailers on southbound Interstate 81 at mile marker 272 near Mount Jackson closed both lanes Tuesday.