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Towns, counties pay varying bills for legal services

Shenandoah County leaders this week rebuffed another attempt by a supervisor to look for a new lawyer.
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BEE Backpacks to inspire flurry of reading this winter

Something fun, free and educational will start buzzing home with Ashby Lee Elementary School students later this year.
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Event highlights sustainable farm practices

Shenandoah County's Virginia Cooperative Extension will soon allow the public to see a project staff has been working on for over four years that is designed to benefit both farmers and landowners: the Shenandoah County Sustainable Farm Demonstration.
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Board denies request for new waste permit

WOODSTOCK -- A recent request made by Mountain View Rendering LLC, located in Edinburg, was denied by a torn Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors Tuesday.
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Easement funding gains support

Shenandoah County's agency that helps protect open space and farmland might get a source of money to meet its goals.
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Board offers warm support for new chiller

Shenandoah County may buy a new chiller for an elementary school out of savings.
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Shenandoah students return to cool schools on first day back

WOODSTOCK -- On the first day of school at W.W. Robinson Elementary School in Woodstock, new third grade teacher Emily Roach had a quick cure for her students' jitters.
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Fair sees increase in attendance over 2013

Attendance at the Shenandoah County Fair increased by 8 percent this year, despite wet weather during the first weekend.
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Registrars need election officers

Area voter registrars say they need people to work the polls in the Nov. 4 election.
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Shenandoah administrator receives good review, raise

WOODSTOCK - Shenandoah County's top administrator received a favorable review and a raise this week.
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Shenandoah County Fair: Watch the pigs race, get educated at same time

WOODSTOCK -- The first racers in the Old McNally's Pig Derby are named after famous horses: Hambiscuit, rather than Seabiscuit, and California "Porkchop" instead of "Chrome" finished first in the race Tuesday.
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Central to host 1K band students at first game

Nearly 1,000 students are expected to be at Central High School's first football game of the season. None of them are football players, but they all plan to flood the field at halftime to perform for a crowd that hasn't seen anything like this at Central High in the last five years.
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Local farmers aim to cut cost of hops

Two Shenandoah County residents are taking advantage of the growing hop industry in Virginia and have plans to make it easier for other farmers to get involved, as well.
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Supervisors mull rendering plant's request

Shenandoah County leaders are torn over a recent request made by Mountain View Rendering LLC to make an amendment to its special use permit.
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Shenandoah County Fair's harness racing draws crowds

WOODSTOCK -- According to Alvin Lineweaver, several years ago very few people made a point of watching the harness racing at the Shenandoah County Fair. But over the last 10 years, he said, the grandstands have become full.
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Supervisor, sheriff spar over issue

WOODSTOCK -- A Shenandoah County supervisor and its sheriff on Tuesday sparred over claims that leaders turned down a "no-cost" option for a local jail.
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Shenandoah schools finalize plans for first day back

Teachers and administrators for Shenandoah County Public Schools have some last minute preparations to finish before the 2014-15 school begins next Tuesday.
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Shenandoah County Fair: In demand: Barbecue stand returns to fair

WOODSTOCK -- One barbecue food vendor at the fair is back by popular demand.
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Shenandoah County Fair: Love of demolition derby spans generations

WOODSTOCK -- For Rusty Lineweaver and his father, Marshall, participating in the Shenandoah County Fair's demolition derby is a family tradition.
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Freshening up for the fair

WOODSTOCK -- Beanie Guthrie slides a pair of electric clippers up one side of her goat.
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Teen injured after crashing ATV at county fair

Friday evening a teenage male was transported to Winchester Medical Center after crashing an all-terrain vehicle.
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Shenandoah County Fair

Tom Streett, president of the Shenandoah County Fair, lines the track with a set of hay bales Friday afternoon for the ATV races that evening at the fairgrounds in Woodstock. The fair is open through next Saturday. There will be family activities this morning at the fair, and the featured truck and tractor pull will start at 6:30 tonight. Rich Cooley/Daily
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Shenandoah schools convocation recognizes success in education

WOODSTOCK -- Education has been a part of agriculture teacher Jaclyn (Roller) Ryan's life since she was born. At Friday afternoon's Shenandoah County Public Schools convocation, she said she followed her father and grandparents into a career in education.
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Yard Crawl drew visitors from across nation

WOODSTOCK -- The 10th anniversary of the Route 11 Yard Crawl exhibited how the event is changing -- and growing -- with each consecutive year.
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County fair pageant continues tradition

The Shenandoah County Fair Scholarship Pageant is reaching back to its roots.
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Chamber names new executive director

After searching for almost two months, the Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce announced its selection of a new executive director Tuesday.
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Livestock competitors bring experience to county fair

Area children showing livestock at the Shenandoah County Fair might be young but they bring years of experience to help them lock horns with the competition.
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Best in class: Kids submit entries to fair

STRASBURG -- Each August, the Shenandoah County Fair receives hundreds of entries for judging, ranging from baked goods and vegetables to craft projects and photography.
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Pulling out all the stops

At an age when most teens are learning how to hold the steering wheel, Guy Gochenour was hauling thousands of pounds on his tractor.
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VDOT limits weight on Artz Road bridge

Heavy vehicles can no longer cross a low-water bridge in Shenandoah County until the state builds a new crossing.
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School Board votes to pursue purchase of chiller

WOODSTOCK -- Shenandoah County Public Schools has decided to pursue the option of buying a new chiller for W.W. Robinson Elementary Middle School in Woodstock.
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Supervisors, sheriff clash over asset forfeiture spending

WOODSTOCK -- Sheriff Timothy C. Carter and several members of the Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors argued heatedly Tuesday over items Carter is proposing to purchase with asset forfeiture funds in fiscal year 2015.
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Smuggling cases bring in big money

A trio of hearings Thursday in Shenandoah County Circuit Court provided a glimpse of the Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office's participation in a series of vast but little known undercover operations targeting black market cigarette transactions along much of the East Coast.
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PROGRESS 2014: Schools take giant leap forward in technology

Gone are the days when a stick of chalk, a board of slate and a stack of textbooks ruled the classroom.
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Core of Fort Valley auction property still available

Two days after its scheduled auction, interest in a Fort Valley religious estate continues to build.
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Insurance company wins in civil ruling

HARRISONBURG -- A U.S. District Court judge has ruled against an Edinburg father and daughter in a civil case filed by the father's insurance company.
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Police chief wins GOP nomination

HARRISONBURG -- Woodstock Police Chief Bryan Hutcheson won the Republican nomination for Rockingham County sheriff during a primary election Tuesday, according to David Lee, the locality's GOP chairman.
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Driver accused of felony hit-and-run

EDINBURG -- A man was charged with hit and run recently after he failed to file an accident report, according to Shenandoah County Sheriff's Capt. Tom Hodges.
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County officials mourn Litten

WOODSTOCK -- The Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors will serve as honorary pall bearers at today's funeral for longtime County Attorney Don Litten.
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Gaming systems reported stolen

WOODSTOCK -- Video game systems, beer and a gun were recently stolen from a home in the 1000 block of Saumsville Road.

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