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Even though World Stroke Day is in October, Valley Health is hosting a prevention and awareness event at Winchester Medical Center this Saturday.
MOUNT JACKSON -- Shenandoah County town leaders remain cautiously optimistic that officials may use the local jail as a lock-up when the regional facility opens next year.
A fugitive described by the Warren County Sheriff's Office as armed and dangerous has turned himself in to law enforcement authorities in West Virginia, Sheriff Daniel T. McEathron said Wednesday.
WOODSTOCK - A proposal to use local money to protect a Shenandoah County farm drew fire Tuesday from a resident who claimed the land doesn't need more protection.
Chris Riley, a line technician with the Front Royal Water and Sewer Department, flushes a fire hydrant at the corner of Cloud and Jackson streets on Wednesday. Riley was performing a flush and inspection of the town's hydrants. The inspections will take crews several weeks to do. Rich Cooley/Daily
Laurie Winkelmann, left, a member of the Massanutten Garden Club, gives Evan Davis, 15, right, a Strasburg High School agriculture student, instructions on planting a group of annuals in this pot along King and Queen streets in Strasburg on Tuesday. Hometown Strasburg Inc. enlisted the help of the agriculture class to complete the planting of 38 pots. Rich Cooley/Daily
Tuesday was a day for bagpipers to play "Amazing Grace" and poetry readings from the podium as family and friends of law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty gathered to honor their memory at Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy in Middletown.
WINCHESTER -- Members of the Valley Health Corporation got a glimpse into the system's definition of value during their annual meeting at Winchester Medical Center on Tuesday afternoon.
If it weren't for Tara Mason's decision to drop everything and follow her passion, she probably wouldn't have recently received a prestigious recognition.
A special prosecutor has been appointed to replace Shenandoah County Commonwealth's Attorney Amanda M. Wiseley in the disorderly conduct case of a Strasburg man accused of bringing a board into an elementary school bearing the words "high powered rifle."
WOODSTOCK - Shenandoah County leaders have backed the sheriff's plan to put more deputies into schools this fall.
NEW MARKET - Town officials plan to spend more to run the government the next fiscal year without a tax increase.
Law enforcement officials say they believe a man arrested early Sunday morning in Wythe County is the same suspect wanted in a burglary and car theft hours earlier in Woodstock.
Shaun Calver of Front Royal primes his fence outside his home at the corner of Blue Ridge Avenue and Prospect Street recently. Calver has been dodging the weather in hopes of finishing the fence with paint this week. The weather forecast includes a freeze warning for early Tuesday, but temperatures will be warming up into the 80s by Wednesday. Rain is expected Wednesday through Friday. Rich Cooley/Daily
Front Royal may join a growing number of communities that use Internet auction sites to sell used equipment.
A Winchester police officer's gun fired accidentally into the floor of a school bus Monday morning after one of the juvenile passengers reached into the officer's holster, according to a police news release.
Former Strasburg police officer Aaron H. Lewis lost his job over accusations that he used excessive force against a suspect in a drug case, falsification of records and violation of safety rules without a threat to life, according to documents in Shenandoah County Circuit Court.
FORT VALLEY -- About 50 brook trout were released back into their natural habitat Friday morning, thanks to the devoted care of seventh grade students from Peter Muhlenburg Middle School.
Frederick County would leave Winchester with either a lot of taxable commercial space or an empty building if government offices move out of the city.
Martha Elena Gomez Torres and Carlos Alberto Morales-Luis spent more than decade trying to build decent lives for themselves and their three children in the United States, but the efforts all but ended Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Harrisonburg.
The following public meetings are scheduled this week:
Jordyn Hammonds has been somewhat of a mystery since before she was born.
At a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, representatives from Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park and various federal departments gathered to dedicate a new visitor contact station in Middletown.
Area businesses and the public are invited to the annual Regional Business Expo on May 23 at Shenandoah University.
Petneuter.org is a nonprofit facility offering low-cost spaying and neutering at,201 Centre Drive, Suite 110, Stephens City. Cats neutered for $39, spayed for $49. Dogs under 30 pounds and younger than 5 spayed or neutered for $69. $9 for rabies...