Stephens City to test yard waste service
September 1, 2015
Residents of Stephens City will soon have the option to have their yard waste collected and disposed of by town employees – and with the first leaves of the season on the ground, it’s not a moment too soon.
Stephens City files lawsuit against sanitation authority
August 28, 2015
The Town of Stephens City announced Friday in a press release that it would be suing the Frederick County Sanitation Authority (FCSA) for $1 million in damages.
Police shut down Bartonsville Well
August 7, 2015
Stephens City police shut down operation of a Frederick County Sanitation Authority production well on Friday.
Stephens City announces position on water dispute
July 31, 2015
Stephens City councilman Jason Nauman released a statement Friday outlining the town’s official position on the state of water and wastewater negotiations with the Frederick County Sanitation Authority.
Making way for a new Sheetz
July 20, 2015
Demolition continues on the old Sheetz store at Interstate 81 and Fairfax Pike in Stephens City. The new store is open and is located behind the Sheetz that is being demolished. Rich Cooley/Daily
May 28, 2015
STEPHENS CITY — Not everyone joins their school chapter of the national FFA organization with the intention of building a career in agriculture.
Conference to showcase region’s outdoor opportunities
May 26, 2015
This summer, residents both in the valley and beyond will have the opportunity to partake a week-long outdoor recreational extravaganza known as the Appalachian Trail Conservancy Biennial Conference.
New and established events to highlight weekend
May 21, 2015
Memorial Day weekend is the summer kick-off typically observed with cookouts, pool parties and patriotic salutes to the men and
Town holds hearing on budget
April 8, 2015
At Tuesday night’s meeting, the Stephens City Town Council held a public hearing on the town’s 2015-2016 proposed budget, which will take effect July 1.
Car slams into building; 1 injured
April 7, 2015
STEPHENS CITY — A card game among friends was interrupted when a blue Subaru Forrester crashed through the Stone Hall Community Center in the Autumn Glen retirement subdivision Tuesday afternoon.
Town council votes to not pay water bill
April 7, 2015
STEPHENS CITY—The Stephens City town council voted unanimously to withhold payments to the Frederick County Sanitation Authority for overcharges dating back to 2013 Tuesday evening.
Pipe organ returns to church in time for Easter services
April 2, 2015
After 24 months of restoration and storage, a 109-year-old pipe organ will soon be making music again at Trinity Lutheran Church in Stephens City, just in time for Easter Sunday service on April 5.
VDOT asks motorists to be alert in work zones
March 25, 2015
STEPHENS CITY — The Virginia Department of Transportation is marking National Work Zone Awareness Week this week by asking motorists to “expect the unexpected” when they happen upon a work zone.
Valley bracing for the storm
March 4, 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 3, 2015
Another round of snowfall is expected to hit the Northern Shenandoah Valley.
Fire destroys Frederick County home
March 2, 2015
STEPHENS CITY — A house is a total loss after fire swept through it Monday afternoon.
Frederick County fire displaces five
February 27, 2015
A residential fire on Thursday at 756 Fairfax Pike in Frederick County displaced a family of five.
Light snow expected to fall in area today; schools closed
February 26, 2015
For the second consecutive week, the Northern Shenandoah Valley region will be subjected to snowfall, according to the National Weather Service.
February 25, 2015
As the winter months draw to a close, vineyards in the Northern Shenandoah Valley are once again monitoring the weather for freezing temperatures.
Area wineries reel in medals at Governor’s Cup
February 22, 2015
Six local wineries and vineyards have been awarded medals in the 2015 Governor’s Cup Wine Competition.