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Recycling Central combines students, community in effort

A new recycling center in Woodstock will encourage a partnership between area high school students and community members.
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Station's housing remains unsettled

A deal between Shenandoah County and a volunteer fire department over housing responders remains up in the air.
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County workers to build shelter project

WOODSTOCK - The Shenandoah County Animal Shelter can move forward on a renovation project thanks to donors and county staff.
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A happy ending for town family

STRASBURG -- On a recent afternoon, a smiling 8-month-old Christian Ammons gave no clue that only last week he was sedated on a breathing tube at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C., where doctors initially could not treat him.
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County revisits building rules

WOODSTOCK - A strict set of development regulations in Shenandoah hinders economic growth for Shenandoah County, a supervisor says.
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Town wants old school for offices, police department

Shenandoah County could give the old Woodstock School back to the town by the end of the year.
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Sheriff's Office warns of telephone fraud scheme

The Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fraud case in which someone bilked a local resident out of thousands of dollars by identifying himself as a representative of the Sheriff's Office.
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Rescue group applies for nonprofit status

A Shenandoah County rescue organization has found homes for 1,500 animals in two years -- and they are taking the necessary steps to do even more.
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Ryan named Va. Teacher of the Year

On Friday, Jaclyn Roller Ryan, agriscience teacher at Signal Knob Middle School in Strasburg, competed in Richmond for Virginia Teacher of the Year.
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Raley: Salaries becoming more competitive

Shenandoah County's School Board recognized teacher pay scale progress at its Thursday night meeting.
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Autumn's colors drawing tourists

Over the next month, visitors will flock to the valley to get a taste of what residents enjoy every year: the vibrant fall colors.
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County to buy new bulldozer for landfill

WOODSTOCK - Shenandoah County will buy a bulldozer for the landfill from a dealer involved in making the advertisement for the vehicle.
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Edinburg church to celebrate 178 years at homecoming

EDINBURG -- Edinburg Christian Church has enjoyed a long history in the community and next weekend has invited past and present members and families to help celebrate its 178th year homecoming.
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Area teacher to present at national conference

One of Holly Hoover's standard classroom lessons at Stonewall Jackson High School in Quicksburg has earned her nationwide notice and a place at the National Council for Social Studies' Annual Conference in Boston.
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Majority of supervisors bar contested topic at future meetings

WOODSTOCK - Shenandoah County leaders made a rare move Thursday to keep supervisors from bringing up a topic at future meetings.
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Board renews administrator's contract to 2016

WOODSTOCK - Shenandoah County's government executive received an extension on her contract after weathering criticism by two supervisors.
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Continuum of Care wins $1M to aid area homeless

A grant of more than $1 million awarded by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development will help programs for area homeless.
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Easement authority turns focus to education outreach

With the prospect of receiving fairly consistent funds in the future, Shenandoah County's Conservation Easement Authority will start focusing on educational outreach over the next year.
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Shenandoah schools to increase transparency in community

As part of its efforts to adopt more transparency and open communication with the community this year, Shenandoah County Public Schools has announced its participation in November's American Education Week.
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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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Gun missing in storage unit theft

EDINBURG -- Eight storage units were burglarized recently, according to the Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office.
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Man charged with public drunkeness

EDINBURG -- A 23-year-old man was recently charged with public drunkenness and destruction of property.
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Board reviews facility use agreements for outside groups

WOODSTOCK -- About 90 minutes into a discussion that seemed like it might last forever during a meeting last week, the Shenandoah County School Board's chairman summed up the situation perfectly.
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Police search for purloined plow

The Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office is investigating the theft of a homemade plow from Lambert's Mobile Villa.
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Attorney: New charges covered by old plea deal

New charges brought against a Shenandoah County man in Circuit Court may be double jeopardy, his attorney argued Wednesday morning.
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Crash victim loved to fly

EDINBURG -- Jason Long appeared to have a passion for the air as much as the ground.
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Couple avoids jail time after torching car

WOODSTOCK -- A New Market couple played with fire but didn't get burned by having to spend any time behind bars for doing so.
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Closings slated for New Year's Day

WINCHESTER -- The following is a list of closings in the Northern Shenandoah Valley in observance of New Year's Day:
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Local holiday closing slated

The following is a list of closings in the Northern Shenandoah Valley in observance of Christmas:
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Two sides to snow

FRONT ROYAL -- Snow blanketed the Northern Shenandoah Valley Thursday, canceling school and causing several traffic crashes, including a pileup on Interstate 81 near Edinburg.
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Sentencing delayed for convicted bank robber

WOODSTOCK -- Sentencing for a convicted bank robber was delayed on Wednesday in Shenandoah County Circuit Court after questions were raised about sentencing guidelines and reports that he had again tried to harm himself.
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Study gauges health care needs

WOODSTOCK -- Weaknesses and strengths in the region's health care system were highlighted in a community health needs assessment presented at Tuesday's meeting of the Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors.

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