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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 One COVID-19 death in Winchester was reported Friday, the same day that the Virginia Department of Health reported across the state the fifth-highest number of new COVID-19 case, less than 50 percent of that number on Saturday, and the seventh-highest number of new cases on Sunday.

The Shenandoah County Circuit Court grand jury handed up several indictments last week that included drugs, embezzlement and firearm possession charges.

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It was back to business as usual Thursday afternoon after winter storm Gail dropped several inches of snow throughout Warren and Shenandoah counties Wednesday.

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Floyd Coverstone loved being outside and took pride in his garden.

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The Mount Jackson Board of Zoning Appeals voted unanimously on Monday night to approve a variance for two 72-foot silos for Bowman Andros Products, LLC.

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The Mount Jackson Town Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a special-use permit proposal from French Brothers LLC and Boddie-Noell Enterprises Inc for a Hardee’s Restaurant sign.

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The Mount Jackson Town Council on Tuesday listened to a presentation and looked over an engineering report on a problem the town has been having with its wastewater treatment plant that could cost up to $1.6 million to fix.

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Left, Rodrigo Cardosa, a construction worker for Fairfield-Echols LLC of Fishersville, wades into Mill Creek to grab a ladder as his reflection appears in the water at the site of the new bridge under construction along Orchard Drive in Mount Jackson on Monday. The new bridge is being upgrad…

The Mount Jackson Town Council voted unanimously on Tuesday night to hold a joint public hearing at the Oct. 5 town Planning Commission meeting to discuss a signage package request from Boddie-Noell Enterprises.

Mount Jackson lost roughly $100,000 in tax revenue in the last fiscal year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic shuttering activity.

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MOUNT JACKSON — Protesters gathered outside town hall Saturday, expressing umbrage with the Shenandoah County School Board’s decision to retire school names and nicknames with ties to the Confederate states defeated in the Civil War.

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The Mount Jackson Town Council made approvals of much of its staff on Wednesday morning at a 9 a.m. reorganizational meeting. The approvals all go into effect starting Wednesday with the beginning of a new fiscal year.

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The Mount Jackson Town Council on Tuesday went against the Planning Commission’s recommendation and approved a special use permit for Food Lion to have a 134-square-foot sign.

The town of Woodstock will be the first to open its community pool for the summer, while other towns are still making plans before committing to dates for opening pools during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mount Jackson Town Council incumbents Rodney Shepherd, Dennis Andrick and Whitney Miller were the top three vote-getters,  according to unofficial results in Tuesday's election. There were four candidates running for three seats.

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Shenandoah County Registrar Lisa McDonald said she hopes all eligible voters will participate in Tuesday’s election and that her office is doing every thing possible to ensure safety.

Mount Jackson's Town Council voted unanimously on Monday to ratify an emergency ordinance to effectuate the continuity of government of the Town of Mount Jackson. The ordinance allows the town to continue to have virtual meetings during the COVID-19 pandemic.