The source of a strong odor that worried some Front Royal residents in a part of town remains a mystery.

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The Virginia Department of Health reports that 237,855 people have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose, an increase of 22,754.

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board unanimously voted to approve the recommendation of renaming two Shenandoah County schools on Thursday night. However, members did not approve new mascots.

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STRASBURG – Paige Hiserman had experience, but she still wasn't completely sure how she would do in this year's Family Career and Community Leaders of America national skills demonstration competition.

One year after adopting an ordinance pertaining to large-scale solar facilities, Shenandoah County has added an accompanying ordinance defining their small-scale counterparts and associated by-right installations.

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The town of Woodstock recently received the Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its fiscal year 2021 budget.

Warren County Circuit Court handed up several indictments Tuesday with charges involving drugs, theft,  and assault against a law enforcement officer.

The Samuels Public Library in Front Royal would receive more money from Warren County in the next year’s budget if the Board of Supervisors approves the agency’s request.

The Mount Jackson Town Council unanimously approved recommending John Boor to represent the town on the Shenandoah County Tourism Council during Tuesday night’s council meeting.

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The mood at Commonwealth Senior Living in Front Royal on Wednesday was one of excitement and hope as 101 residents and employees met to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House for a historic second time Wednesday, charged with "incitement of insurrection" over the deadly mob siege of the Capitol in a swift and stunning collapse of his final days in office.

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The Front Royal Warren County Economic Development Authority requested almost $1 million in local money to help it operate next fiscal year.

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Shenandoah County supervisors approved a performance agreement with International Automotive Components (IAC) Group’s Strasburg facility regarding industrial expansion on Tuesday evening, a move that County Administrator Evan Vass said “memorializes” a prior commitment supervisors had made t…

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An article on Page A1 Wednesday about a mass vaccination site opening at Shenandoah University’s James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics & Events Center said the clinic was for residents of the Lord Fairfax Health District. Health officials now say it is open to all Virginia residents.

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WINCHESTER — In partnership with Valley Health and the Lord Fairfax Health District, Shenandoah University held a soft opening on Tuesday for a COVID-19 mass vaccination site at the James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics & Events Center on the university’s main campus.

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Valley Health has launched online registration for COVID-19 vaccines through PrepMod, the statewide registration platform

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A Front Royal man was sentenced Monday to one year in prison for his involvement in a drug distribution operation, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of West Virginia.

The Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative wants its customers to know the co-op is aware of bills arriving late by mail.

The Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority gave developers of the former Afton Inn more time to close on the property sale.

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An additional staffer to assist in business retention and expansion could go a long way in regard to the success of economic development in Shenandoah County, according to Jenna French, the county’s Director of Tourism and Economic Development.

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Hoping to better meet the needs of cats and dogs in the area, the Humane Society of Warren County is planning to open and operate a low-cost spay and neuter clinic this year in Front Royal.

With the COVID-19 vaccine expanding to more high-risk groups this week,  the state Health Department, in coordination with Valley Health and Shenandoah University, is advising patience and continued vigilance in helping prevent the spread of the virus.

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WHITE POST — A few yards into the entrance of Mac’s Roller Rink sits a few wooden tables that serve as a party room for the rink’s guests where they can celebrate birthdays, family gatherings and any other joyous occasion.

Valley Health will begin offering free COVID-19 vaccinations to some individuals in the Virginia Department of Health’s Tier 1b population starting Wednesday.