Shenandoah County

Divided board hands chair post to Walker

February 16, 2017

WOODSTOCK – A majority of Shenandoah County supervisors took advantage of the chairman’s absence from a meeting to give his post to another member.

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.

Students celebrate family, community

February 15, 2017

The Central High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America are holding events during lunch for their Nationals Program, celebrating inner beauty, family and community.

Supervisor gains jail board seat

Cindy Bailey

February 14, 2017

WOODSTOCK – A Shenandoah County supervisor and vocal critic of the Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail got her wish Tuesday.

Strasburg students learn self defense

February 10, 2017

STRASBURG – Strasburg High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students kicked and punched their way through attack simulations Friday, arming students with ways to defend themselves against assault.

Schools chief proposes $64.8 million budget

February 10, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston is proposing a budget that’s almost $3.2 million higher for the 2017-2018 school year than the current year’s $61.6 million spending plan.

Recreation Leagues

February 9, 2017

Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation Department
Men’s basketball
Division 3
Standings: Beaune Brothers Landscaping 7-2; Stone House Construction 7-2; Savages

Woodstock selects new town attorney

NEAL, JAY 1-25-08 Photo by Rich Cooley

February 8, 2017

Woodstock Town Council appointed Paul J. “Jay” Neal, Jr. as the town’s new Town Attorney, filling the unexpired term of Albert T. Mitchell.

Central sets up technology help desk

February 7, 2017

Students and staff at Central High School can fix their electronics and learn about technology at the school’s Technology Help Desk.

Division reviews budget survey results

February 1, 2017

Shenandoah County Public Schools gathered final results from a budget survey conducted Jan. 13-27 regarding the development of the superintendent’s proposed 2017-2018 budget.

Funkhouser named new training chief

Rick Funkhouser

January 31, 2017

Rick Funkhouser has been named training chief for Shenandoah County Fire and Rescue. He replaces former training chief Bill Streett, who was promoted to operations chief in December. Funkhouser was one of four to interview for the job.