MOUNT JACKSON – Town Council members took the first steps toward selling two pieces of town-owned land on Tuesday night after hosting public hearings and a closed session.

The Mount Jackson Planning Commission backed a solar-energy firm’s proposal on Monday to set up a power-generating facility in town.

MOUNT JACKSON – The Town Council approved Holtzman Corporation’s request Tuesday for a permit so the business can sell company vehicles on its property.


A local vineyard now offers to serve its tasty wares on an antique double-decker bus.

Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office deputies have arrested a Staunton woman on charges related to vehicle break-ins in Mount Jackson.

MOUNT JACKSON – Holtzman Corp. violates town zoning violations by parking company vehicles for sale on a vacant lot, officials say.

MOUNT JACKSON — Most of the people who spoke at Town Council’s public hearing on the Second Amendment sanctuary resolution do not live in the corporate limits, a resident complained Tuesday.

The Western Virginia Continuum of Care is planning its annual Point-in-Time homeless count for Jan. 22 and accepting Letter of Intent applications from eligible agencies operating within the CoC’s geographic region.


QUICKSBURG—Donors, volunteers and baseball fans had weather on their side Saturday as they walked into a new indoor baseball and softball training facility at Stonewall Jackson High School.

The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday charged a 38-year-old Mount Jackson man with aggravated sexual battery.

MOUNT JACKSON — On Sunday morning, the bell at Mount Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church will ring 175 times.

Shenandoah County Public Schools on Monday will break ground to begin the installation of a solar energy system at the building that houses Triplett Tech and the Massanutten Governor’s School.

For almost 200 years, the Union Church in Mount Jackson has incubated dozens of congregations, serving as a hub for aid during the Civil War and standing the test of time as a historic attraction for a historic town.


MOUNT JACKSON – For years, the Nelson Theater on Main Street attracted boys and girls, teenagers and families to its doors as a place to spend an evening. Now, John Boor, a town resident and local business owner, and his wife Laura Boor are in the long, slow process of bringing it back to life.

MOUNT JACKSON – Town Council members appointed Town Finance Director Neil Showalter, to serve as acting town manager on Tuesday evening.

After taking over leadership of his hometown straight out of college and spending the next 32 years at the helm of three towns, Kevin Fauber, the town manager of Mount Jackson, is retiring at the end of the month.

Crews with the Mount Jackson Rescue and Fire Department had to fight a fire at their own station on Saturday

NEW MARKET – Homeowners will continue to have trash service in town but must adjust to a new schedule first.

MOUNT JACKSON – Town Council members are asking the Virginia Department of Transportation to alter some of its plans for the replacement bridge over the North Fork of the Shenandoah River along Route 11 heading into town.

MOUNT JACKSON – Residents and town leaders are not impressed with a recent Virginia Department of Transportation street paving project that left sidewalks stained and driveways ruined, prompting the town to file an official complaint with the state agency.

MOUNT JACKSON – Before putting the finishing touches on and finalizing the plan for a new truss bridge over the North Fork of the Shenandoah River in Mount Jackson, Virginia Department of Transportation employees mingled with town leaders and residents to address any latent concerns they mig…

Town Council members filled the seat left by now-former Mayor J.G. “Bucky” Miller on Monday morning, along with addressing a number of more common housekeeping items.

MOUNT JACKSON – Town Council members approved two permit requests that will create more business in town and approved a budget for the coming year on Tuesday evening.

MOUNT JACKSON – Planning Commission and Town Council members held a joint public hearing Monday evening to hear presentations from Bowman Andros and French Brothers LLC related to expansion and rezoning requests respectively.


When Jenna Patel accepts her diploma today at Stonewall Jackson High School, it will be for her as well as for her family in their pursuit of the American dream.

The Mount Jackson Town Council and Finance Committee members meet tonight to discuss next fiscal year’s proposed budget and hear from residents.