Rachel Mahoney

More voices speak out against Sherando mascot

November 2, 2016

A number of Native Americans from different tribes spoke to the Frederick County School Board on Tuesday about reconsidering Sherando High School’s warrior mascot.

Dam projects completed at Bryce Resort

Joan Comanor, Lord Fairfax Soil and Water Conservation District board member, talks about the funding process for the Lake Laura and Bird Haven dams while at Lake Laura. Rachel Mahoney/Daily

October 31, 2016

A yearlong project of around $8 million has come to an end with the completion of the Lake Laura and Bird Haven dams in Bryce Resort.

Securing an animal’s second chance

Sgt. E.E. Brogan, a Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office animal control, holds Harriette, a mixed terrier,  inside the county animal shelter in Edinburg. Harriette was picked up as a stray in the New Market area recently. Brogan's job has her dealing with many pets and animals that are fostered or relocated after their owners are charged and tried for abuse and neglect. Rich Cooley/Daily

October 30, 2016

When an animal is taken away from a neglectful or abusive owner, a number of different local officials, kennel attendants and volunteers then become involved in its continued care and rehabilitation.

Child dies in interstate crash

October 28, 2016

A three-vehicle crash on Interstate 81 near Woodstock Friday afternoon caused the death of a 4-year-old girl.

Rape case hearing continued

October 26, 2016

A preliminary hearing for a rape case in Warren County was again continued on Wednesday until a December date.

Bus driver cleared of infraction

October 26, 2016

A man who was driving a charter bus that crashed on the way back from a school field trip was found not guilty of a traffic infraction on Wednesday.

Fire damages Woodstock house

October 24, 2016

A kitchen fire in Woodstock on Sunday afternoon caused up to $15,000 in fire and smoke damage to a South Main Street home.