Woodstock

Woodstock residents discuss rebranding

April 26, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Residents discussed ways to rebrand the town and what attributes were most important to attracting visitors during a public hearing on Tuesday evening.

School principals move to other schools

April 14, 2017

The Shenandoah County School Board approved the administrative transfer of Strasburg High School Principal Morgan Saeler to principal at Peter Muhlenberg Middle School, effective July 1.

School Board approves textbook materials

April 13, 2017

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board approved secondary social studies and social sciences textbook adoptions at Thursday night’s meeting.

Town approves disposal services contract

April 5, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Town Council approved the one-year renewal contract with American Disposal Services, approved a resolution for Autism Awareness Month and approved an Arbor Day proclamation during Tuesday night’s meeting.

Monday Spotlight: Friendly Giants: Someone to look up to

March 19, 2017

WOODSTOCK – A Central High School senior has brought high school and elementary students together by creating a mentoring program to give kids at W.W. Robinson Elementary School a little extra attention and to help them to build self-esteem.

Water treatment plant construction begins soon

March 14, 2017

Financing for Woodstock’s water treatment plant project closed Tuesday and the town will hold a pre-construction meeting on March 23 with town staff, contractor representatives and the town’s engineer to kick-off construction.

Council approves bonds

March 7, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Town Council approved bonds and made reappointments at their monthly meeting Tuesday night.

Drugs sold to teens prompted investigations

March 6, 2017

The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office has made two more drug arrests stemming from a year-long investigation, which brings the total to 25 individuals accused of a litany of drug and conspiracy charges, among others. Assisting in the investigation were the Northwest Regional Drug Task Force, the Woodstock Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.

Woodstock Town Council to discuss bonds

March 6, 2017

Prior to its regularly scheduled monthly meeting, Woodstock Town Council will host a public hearing at 7:25 p.m. today to receive comments about a $3.2 million general obligation bond for upgrades to the water treatment plant.

Woodstock man charged with carjacking

March 3, 2017

A Woodstock man has been arrested and charged with carjacking after an incident in a Winchester gas station parking lot on Feb. 28.

Students dispel high school myths

March 3, 2017

Central High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students conducted a survey among eighth graders about their attitudes toward entering high school and then offered guidance to dispel myths about the change.

School Board discusses impacts to budget

March 2, 2017

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board discussed impacts from the General Assembly and health insurance bids to the proposed 2017-2018 operating budget of $64,811,247 at a Thursday night work session.

Woodstock fire debris scheduled to be removed

February 26, 2017

Debris from the fire that burned a combination residential – business structure located at 164 N. Main St. in Woodstock on Feb. 10 still remains at the site.

Teacher salaries among top concerns during hearing

February 16, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Members of the community expressed their opinions on the proposed 2017-2018 Shenandoah County Public Schools budget at a public hearing Thursday night, with teacher compensation being highly supported.