The Blue Ridge Association of Realtors will begin classes Thursday for new real estate licensees at 181 Garber Lane, Winchester. Information: 540-667-2606.


Workforce Center

The Workforce Center is open from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. each Monday at 419 N. Cameron St., Winchester.

The center has computers for job seekers to search jobs and staff is available to discuss local labor market information and current employment opportunities. Information: 540-545-4116.


Yount, Hyde and Barbour

Yount, Hyde and Barbour has been named one of the 100 best accounting firms to work for by “Accounting Today.”

Accounting firms across the United States entered a two-part survey process ranging from each company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics to employee work schedules, year-round flex time and alternative work arrangements.

Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process, analyzed the data and determined the final ranking.

Established in 1947, Yount, Hyde and Barbour is a certified public accounting and consulting firm with six locations, one in Winchester at 50 S. Cameron St. Information: 540-662-3417, or