A pair of anglers cast their lines along the South Fork of the Shenandoah River near Front Royal on a cool recent day. Rich Cooley/Daily
WOODSTOCK – A judge has ordered a Shenandoah County man accused of abducting and attacking a woman in February to undergo treatment to restore his competency to stand trial.
STRASBURG — The Strasburg Town Council agreed Tuesday to allow the Lord Fairfax Soil and Water Conservation District to build a shed in the town’s community garden.
EDINBURG -- Town Council members threw their hats in the ring of a national conversation centered around legislative gerrymandering and redistricting during their meeting on Tuesday evening.
WOODSTOCK – A man who broke into an elderly couple’s home in Shenandoah County in 2017 and swung a metal rod at the victims must serve a month in jail.
The Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office posted incorrect information on its website regarding charges against James Bharathan Rozzi on Dec. 9. He was charged with obstruction of justice and making threats. Court dates are 2 p.m. Dec. 21 in Shenandoah County General District Court and 9 a.m. J…
An excavator loads a dump truck with debris as a line of garage bays are leveled on the property of Shenandoah County’s proposed Sheriff’s Office and 911 center located on North Main Street in Woodstock on Tuesday. Lantz Construction Company, the general contractor for the project, started t…
FRONT ROYAL—The two Christendom College students arrested on Sunday for suspected arson at a campus dormitory will have their case heard on April 10 at 1:15 p.m.
Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesday announced in a statement from his office that his upcoming proposed budget will include $268.7 million in new money for Virginia’s K-12 education system.
FRONT ROYAL – A Warren County man could serve up to 20 years in prison after entering a plea deal on the second day of his trial for the murder of a toddler and the wounding of the child’s twin brother.
FRONT ROYAL - The Board of Supervisors at its regular Tuesday meeting approved a resolution authorizing the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority to issue up to $17 million in revenue bonds to finance the renovations of the Royal Arms Apartments, a Section 8 housing comple…
FRONT ROYAL — Citizens addressing elected officials may have to follow new guidelines as the Board of Supervisors Tuesday unanimously approved the advertisement of amendments to its public presentation rules.
Congress has taken a step in the direction of passing a new farm bill, three months after the 2014 act expired.
MIDDLETOWN - Vice mayor and council member Tom Simon adjourned his last council meeting with a bang of the town gavel Monday night.
FRONT ROYAL — The town is hoping to clear up its code regarding special downtown events such as festivals and related parking issues.
FRONT ROYAL — The Town Council is attempting to make downtown parking a bit easier by moving closer to rescinding a 1993 ordinance that allows for varying time limits in different areas.
FRONT ROYAL — Virginia Beer Museum owner David Downes’ request to receive an off-street parking exemption to expand the facility’s beer garden may soon be granted.
The Front Royal Police Department reported the following incidents:
WINCHESTER—Raw milk can be used to make a wide range of dairy products, but it cannot be purchased or sold in Virginia.
FRONT ROYAL — A small group of volunteers has been making breakfast for the homeless and anyone down on their luck every Monday for over a year.
The Town of Woodstock has received a $10,000 grant from the Department of Conservation and Recreation’s Dam Safety Division.
The Strasburg Police Department reported the following incidents in November:
Winners of this year’s RevUp ShenCo competition were announced on Thursday evening with newcomer Box Office Brewery taking the chamber’s top prize of a $5,000 gold-level sponsorship with the Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce.
FRONT ROYAL — Community members bring out the best in each other during the holiday season and the Lions Club of Front Royal and the Fraternal Order of Police of Virginia continued that tradition over weekend.
Warren County law enforcement officials have arrested and charged two Christendom College students as a result of an arson investigation at the college.
FRONT ROYAL — Town Council at its regular 7 p.m. Monday meeting will have three public hearings, all of which focus on different aspects of downtown parking.
The United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley is seeking help in a last push to meet the region’s needs and its goal for this year’s campaign.
The Woodstock Police Department reported the following incidents in November:
Shenandoah County’s unemployment rate held at 2.7 in October, tied for the eighth lowest in the state according to preliminary data the Virginia Employment Commission released on Thursday.
FRONT ROYAL – A judge could toss out statements made by an accused murderer to investigators when the defendant’s jury trial begins Monday.
A judge decided Friday to separate the trials for two people charged in the case of twin boys, one of whom died and the other suffered serious injuries in Warren County a year ago.
FRONT ROYAL - Deborah Langfitt, chair of the Front Royal Planning Commission, recently resigned from the board, according to Connie Potter, planning department senior administrative assistant.
The following information is from the Shenandoah County Circuit Court:
A Shenandoah County man must serve jail time for credit card fraud and related charges.
The New Market-based Shenandoah Valley Battlefield Foundation announced the preservation of 16 acres in an event in Staunton on Thursday.
Two of three Warren County sheriff’s candidates, Mark Butler and Michael “Mickey” Licklider, are running independent campaigns while Jason Poe seeks a Warren County Republican Committee nomination.
Local chapters of the Salvation Army currently have employees and volunteers out in front of several stores in the Shenandoah Valley collecting money for families in need this holiday season.
A driver died in a vehicle crash near Middletown on northbound Interstate 81 on Monday night.
A convicted sex-offender must return to prison for a gun charge.
FRONT ROYAL – Meghan Bowers, the Humane Society of Warren County's new executive director, would like to maintain and expand the good work already underway at the shelter.
A Honduran man wanted by Warren and Fairfax county authorities now faces deportation after having come back into the United States illegally.
FRONT ROYAL - Despite the May completion of a $45 million wastewater treatment facility upgrade, the town hopes to avoid a $20 million state-mandated phase two.
STRASBURG — The Strasburg Town Council’s recreation, parks and trails committee met Tuesday to discuss the town’s forthcoming master park plan and to receive an update on the town’s community garden.
FRONT ROYAL – A Winchester man on Monday received prison time for committing burglaries and theft in the city and in Warren County in 2017.
FRONT ROYAL – A grand jury indicted a Georgia man Monday on a charge involving the alleged robbery of an employee of a cash advance business in Front Royal in August.
FRONT ROYAL – A grand jury handed up indictments in Warren County Circuit Court on Monday.
Pam Murphy, the executive director of the the Shenandoah Community Health Clinic in Woodstock, was appointed by the governor’s office to serve as a member of the Virginia Health Workforce Development Authority.
Wednesday’s story, Governor visits North Fork Middle School, incorrectly stated in the story the name of the school where Gov. Ralph Northam visited. Northam visited North Fork Middle School.
MIDDLETOWN — An area business is one step closer to being able to expand.
Virginia State Police have charged a Winchester man with last week’s crash that involved a Shenandoah County school bus that had children onboard.
Shenandoah County officials are one step closer to putting their strategic plan into action after Gov. Ralph Northam announced a $10,000 planning grant for the county on Tuesday.