Homicide suspect identified in warrant
December 12th, 2014
FRONT ROYAL — A man taken into custody Tuesday by members of the Warren County Sheriff’s Office told a homicide victim’s girlfriend that, “I’m going to prison forever, and I killed him,” according to search warrant documents filed in the Clerk of Circuit Court office.
Partners have big plans for building
December 5th, 2014
Last month, the old Frank’s Ladies Apparel building at 317 E. Main St. in Front Royal was sold at auction for $525,000.
Former area standout Green supports decision to ban Sterling
April 29th, 2014
Erick Green has long dreamed of a career in the National Basketball Association.
Suspect arrested in home invasion
October 25th, 2013
Authorities arrested a Winchester man Thursday evening and charged him with crimes linked to a home invasion at 58 Ace Court in Warren County on Oct. 17 that left the victim with head wounds requiring hospitalization.
Area woman gets jail time for stealing
September 19th, 2013
WOODSTOCK — A Strasburg woman will spend a year in state prison after stealing more than $2,200 from an account set up to help pay medical expenses for an 8-year-old boy who died of cancer.
One dead in U.S. 50 crash
August 30th, 2013
A Winchester man was killed in a fatal crash on U.S. 50 at about 8:30 a.m., Friday, according to Sgt. F.L. (Les) Tyler with the State Police.
Winchester man dies in crash
August 23rd, 2013
A fatal crash in Winchester at about 11:23 p.m. Thursday night has left one man dead.
Prosecution drops case against man with board at school
August 16th, 2013
The case against a Strasburg man accused of carrying a board into Sandy Hook Elementary School bearing the words “high-powered rifle” ended Friday with a surprise decision by the prosecution.
Third person arrested in Gail Smith murder case
August 12th, 2013
Berryville police Monday arrested a Burkeville woman on charges stemming from the July 2009 murder of Gail Smith, the third person to be arrested in the case.
Frederick deputies awarded money in overtime pay settlement
July 22nd, 2013
A lawsuit filed by former and current Frederick County deputies over unpaid overtime ended Friday in U.S. District Court with a final order of a settlement awarding $205,460 to 64 deputies and their attorneys.
Missing hiker’s body found in park
July 12th, 2013
A team of searchers in the Shenandoah National Park discovered the lifeless body of Tyler Keefer, 21, of Front Royal, shortly before noon Friday, park officials said.
Authorities identify Saturday drowning victim
May 28th, 2013
Shenandoah County authorities have identified a 3-year-old boy who drowned Saturday night in Cedar Creek as Talmage Cedar Brock of Arlington.
Tractor-trailer accident closes part of I-81
May 23rd, 2013
The Virginia Department of Transportation reported major delays Thursday evening on Interstate 81 at mile marker 298.9 in Shenandoah County from a tractor-trailer accident.
Police officer’s gun fired accidentally on school bus
May 13th, 2013
A Winchester police officer’s gun fired accidentally into the floor of a school bus Monday morning after one of the juvenile passengers reached into the officer’s holster, according to a police news release.
Front Royal school locked down during nearby domestic dispute
April 24th, 2013
FRONT ROYAL – Police took a suspect into custody today after fielding reports of a domestic dispte involving a supect who was armed
Area runners shaken up by frightening day in Boston
April 15th, 2013
Winchester’s Sharon Galloway Farinholt had just more than a minute to recover from the grueling experience of running Monday’s 117th Boston Marathon before she felt the irresistible urge to run once again.
Strasburg woman dies in two-vehicle crash
April 15th, 2013
A 59-year-old Strasburg woman died and a Toms Brook man was charged with three offenses in a two-vehicle crash early Monday morning on U.S. 11 just north of Mount Hebron Road.
Queen Shenandoah designate is late actor’s granddaughter
April 12th, 2013
The Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival announced Friday that late actor Michael Landon’s granddaughter Rachel Lynn Matthews will be Queen Shenandoah LXXXVI.
Scotty McCreery announced as Apple Blossom grand marshal
April 5th, 2013
The Shenandoah Valley Apple Blossom Festival office has announced that country singer Scotty McCreery will be this year’s festival grand marshal.
Former SAAA director indicted on embezzlement charges
April 1st, 2013
A Warren County grand jury Monday indicted former Shenandoah Area Agency on Aging director Helen M. Cockrell on four counts of embezzlement.