New Market

Insult to injury: More cold coming

Scott Terndrup clears the sidewalk outside of neighbor Bob Baker's home on High Street in Strasburg on Tuesday morning.  Rich Cooley/Daily

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.

Man found dead in New Market inn

February 9th, 2015

A man was found dead at the New Market Blue Ridge Inn on Sunday afternoon, according to Major Scott Proctor of the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office.

Valley tourism goes international

January 30th, 2015

Shenandoah County Tourism has been actively and aggressively expanding its marketing reach in the last 12 months.

Storm impacts region’s roads

Mary Sofia, left, and Gwen Shuck, right, both 8, slide down the bank outside Warren County Middle School in Front Royal on Tuesday.   Rich Cooley/Daily

January 6th, 2015

The first snowstorm of the New Year that dumped 2 or more inches and prompted area public school closures also caused some headaches on valley roads on Tuesday.

Meals tax collection a problem in some towns

January 4th, 2015

Under Virginia state law, localities are allowed to collect a tax on prepared meals, from sit-down establishments to fast food restaurants, if it so chooses.

Former Stratford student to speak at New Market library

Ron Deskins

January 1st, 2015

EDINBURG — When a group of four 12-year-old students entered the doors of Arlington’s Stratford Junior High School in February 1959, they became the African Americans in Virginia to begin classes at an integrated public school.

Strite’s Donuts comes to New Market

Frank Emswiler fills a box of a donuts at the Strite's truck in New Market. Photo by Henry Culvyhouse

December 26th, 2014

NEW MARKET—Sitting in a trailer at the Liberty gas station parking lot off Route 211, Frank Emswiler smiles warmly when a customer walks up to the window.