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.
High winds and hail wreaked havoc on one Mount Jackson farmer’s property late last week, causing close to $2 million in damages.
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.
Area law enforcement agencies will be hosting community-building events on Tuesday as part of National Night Out, which started in 1984.
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…
Bowman Andros confirmed Wednesday evening one of its employees died after collapsing at work.
NEW MARKET – Only a handful of shady spots were available Saturday afternoon in the community park for the inaugural Jammin’ Foods Fest.
MOUNT JACKSON – Town Council members have approved allotting $25,000 of town funds to help Union Church repair its roof.
Proactive policing, Chief Jeffrey Sterner said, is contributing to decreases in incidents reported to Mount Jackson police.
When do people start thinking about long-term care insurance?
In the midst of a storm that rolled through Mount Jackson on Saturday, one lightning bolt struck a young tree, destroying the tree and knocking out power to nearby buildings in the process.
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.
J.G. “Bucky” Miller, the mayor of Mount Jackson, announced in a letter Monday evening he will be stepping down from office at the end of the month.
Motorists in counties along, or even near, Interstate 81 will begin paying more for fuel starting July 1.
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.
Pam Murphy, executive director of the Shenandoah Community Health Clinic in Woodstock, recalls having to fight to get a couple of patients specialty health care over the years.
A raccoon with rabies attacked a person near Mount Jackson, the Lord Fairfax Health District reported on Wednesday.
The Mount Jackson Town Council and Finance Committee members meet tonight to discuss next fiscal year’s proposed budget and hear from residents.
MOUNT JACKSON– Planning Commission members on Monday set two public hearings for early next month.
WOODSTOCK – County leaders are pushing residents to take advantage of the countless tourist attractions up and down the valley, preparing them to enjoy and even participate in tourism season.
QUICKSBURG – Tears were flowing at Dick Krol Field at General Stadium on Tuesday evening.
A man was transported to Shenandoah Memorial Hospital on Friday morning after suffering an electric shock at Valley Fertilizer in Mount Jackson, the Shenandoah County Fire Marshal’s Office confirmed Friday evening.
A skunk captured in Mount Jackson has tested positive for rabies, the Lord Fairfax Health District announced in a Thursday news release.
Multiple law enforcement agencies worked together Saturday evening to arrest a woman who evaded police.
MOUNT JACKSON – Despite both town and county planning department approvals, code violations and dysfunctional additions are forcing a landowner to apply for a variance.
Mount Jackson is projecting modest revenue and expenditure increases in its proposed 2020 budget of $2,261,600.
MOUNT JACKSON - Changes are coming to Bowman Andros.
MOUNT JACKSON – Bowman Andros on Thursday allowed third-grade students and teachers from W.W. Robinson Elementary School into the plant to learn about what the company does.
MOUNT JACKSON – Planning Commission members sparred with Town Councilwoman Bonnie Good on Monday evening while discussing the process of reviewing and recommending special use permit applications.
MOUNT JACKSON – Madelyne Donovan, 87, got into sewing at a young age.
Gov. Ralph Northam Thursday announced amendments to Senate Bill 1716 and House Bill 2718, legislation that would provide $151 million in dedicated funding for the Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Plan.
MOUNT JACKSON—The sun shined down on Mount Jackson’s inaugural chili cook-off Saturday afternoon as vendors, families and 19 chili-chefs made their way out to to the town hall.
Virginia conducted its annual statewide tornado drill at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, but a software glitch stopped the test alert from being broadcast on NOAA radios and some broadcast television stations.
WOODSTOCK – County supervisors have approved a bed and breakfast in the Mount Jackson agricultural and forestal district for more intensive use, opening the door for a special use permit application.
MOUNT JACKSON – Town Council members approved a bid from Letter Perfect to install a new marquee sign in front of Town Hall.
MOUNT JACKSON – Dozens of high school juniors and seniors crowded into the Triplett Tech cafeteria Thursday morning to hear from professionals spanning the broad conservation network in Virginia.
BASYE – Bryce Resort’s newest building, the Shenandoah Center, has something for everyone and soon will have even more for members.
MOUNT JACKSON - Technical students from throughout the region showcased their skills Saturday in a slew of areas at the annual SkillsUSA competition hosted by Triplett Tech.
Mount Jackson Town Council members will hold their regularly scheduled meeting tonight, despite wintry weather.
Sen. Mark Obenshain, R-Harrisonburg, along with Sen. Bill Carrico R-Grayson, introduced a bill Wednesday that spelled out funding options for a massive Interstate 81 corridor improvements project.
Mount Jackson police on Christmas charged a 20-year-old Harrisonburg man after he was found in a stolen vehicle with two underaged juveniles, one of whom was driving.
Doug Baker, superintendent of the Virginia Department of Transportation’s Berryville headquarters, stands in front of this 1966 Oshkosh snowblower outside the Stephens City VDOT headquarters on Tuesday. VDOT was showing off its fleet of vehicles during an annual winter snow news conference. …
The Triplett Tech auto program will hold its second auto auction on Saturday at the school in Mount Jackson.
John Armentrout, an investigator with the Mount Jackson Police Department, shows off the TruckVault storage system in the department’s pickup truck outside TruckVault’s new facility in the Mount Jackson Industrial Park on Thursday. The company had an open house to showcase its new facility a…
A Freemasons group in Edinburg will celebrate its 150th anniversary on Saturday.
MOUNT JACKSON — Town Council members have unanimously approved the application to expand a solar farm off Turkey Knob Road.