On Monday, as Peter Muhlenberg Middle School returned to a hybrid learning method, W.W. Robinson Elementary School started a two-week virtual plan.
FRONT ROYAL - A Shenandoah County circuit judge denied another bond request for a man charged in the August 2019 shooting death of a family member.
The Shenandoah County Education Association recently announced three mini-grants to new SCEA members.
For the last several years, a group of public, private and nonprofit organizations located in Rockingham and Shenandoah counties has been exploring possible uses for an abandoned railroad track in the valley. With help from Del. Tony Wilt and Sen. Emmett Hanger, a new recreational opportunit…
A Northern Virginia-based health insurance company is expanding its Medicare coverage into Shenandoah County.
WOODSTOCK - The attorney for a man charged with attempted capital murder of a sheriff’s deputy during a shootout in August says she needs evidence from the Commonwealth's Attorney's Office and has requested a mental health screening for her client.
Saturday is World Polio Day, when local Rotarians and other volunteers around the world educate on polio and celebrate the near eradication of a devastating disease that can cause paralysis and even death.
During a year in which COVID-19 has put the clamps on most aspects of everyday life, an unlikely place has become a bit of a tourist destination in Shenandoah County.
As COVID-19 continues to take its toll on traveling and tourism-related activities across the country, Virginia finds itself in somewhat of a unique position. And the Northern Shenandoah Valley is seeing some signs of that, Shenandoah County Tourism and Economic Development Coordinator Brend…
As the Lord Fairfax Health District reported another 32 COVID-19 cases on Monday, Shenandoah County Public Schools announced the third temporary school closure in the last four days.
In 2019, Central High School student Cheyenne Estep was inspired to start a $1,000 scholarship for a graduating senior.
Construction of Shenandoah County’s new public safety radio system continues to progress, with a preliminary test to confirm the system’s functionality projected to take place in late winter before the final “big test” in late spring, according to Gary Yew, the county’s retired fire chief wh…
The public school divisions in Shenandoah and Warren counties have seen a decline in enrollment this year.
Shenandoah County leaders received an update on the progress of the county landfill’s expansion project on Tuesday evening, during which Patrick Felling, the county’s director of solid waste management, informed supervisors that the site’s newest cell remains on track to open early next year.
Shenandoah County supervisors passed an amendment to the budget on Tuesday evening and, in doing so, took action to address staffing concerns within the county’s fire and rescue department.
Town water rates and public safety were top discussion points at a Tuesday night Strasburg Town Council meeting.
Grant funding is available for area small business owners in Strasburg who are struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Shenandoah County has joined the growing list of local governing bodies urging Valley Health and Anthem to come to terms on a new health insurance contract.
A Shenandoah County man charged with murder in a woman’s death more than a year and a half ago had his case delayed until December.
Two Shenandoah County residents were sentenced last week in U.S. District Court in Harrisonburg, the U.S. Department of Justice announced in a Tuesday news release.
A fiber optic cable severed in Chesterfield County shut down Virginia’s online voter registration system on Tuesday for several hours, impacting voter registration and early voting for the Nov. 3 general election. Tuesday was the last day to register for that election.
Shenandoah County Public Schools switched from all-virtual to the hybrid method of learning on Monday and Superintendent Mark Johnston said that he felt “things went very well.”
WOODSTOCK – When it was first announced in July that the Shenandoah County Public Schools division was going to be using a hybrid model for the reopening of schools, Pastor George Bowers Sr. wanted to do something for his church and the community. So he decided to help out parents by allowin…
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County will open school doors Monday to students who have been learning virtually since the academic year began on Aug. 31.
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board voted unanimously to approve the selection of the committee to decide the renaming of Stonewall Jackson High School and Ashby Lee Elementary School and the renaming of the mascot at North Fork Middle School.
Shenandoah County’s COVID-19 Nonprofit Recovery Assistance Grant program is accepting applications from nonprofits, the county announced in a news release this week.
As the country heads through the sixth month of the COVID-19 pandemic, business professionals are still encouraging business owners to stay vigilant in protecting their finances and finding new ways to reach customers.
A group of children and teens slept outside Friday night as part of a fundraiser educating on the problem of homelessness.
The Shenandoah County Planning Commission gave its stamp of approval for a proposed large-scale solar facility in Mount Jackson despite concerns raised by neighbors during a joint public hearing with the county’s Board of Supervisors on Thursday night.
Shenandoah and Warren County public schools have added a COVID-19 data dashboard to their websites that will allow the community to monitor the number of cases in the divisions.
Area law enforcement will be hosting National Night Out events on Tuesday to encourage communication between police and the communities they serve.
WOODSTOCK – The attorney for the man charged in the shooting death of his wife in Basye last year wants his client’s mental state evaluated at the time of the offense.
WOODSTOCK — Strasburg Community Development Director Michelle Bixler and Strasburg Mayor Brandy Boies gave the Shenandoah County Industrial Development Authority an update on plans for the Northern Shenandoah Business Park and Borden Mowery Drive project.
WOODSTOCK — Shenandoah County has approved more than $640,000 of coronavirus relief money for local businesses as of Friday.
Council members on the Strasburg Finance Committee are looking for ways to educate the public on saving water and money on water bills.
Millersville is a man-made village re-imagined to showcase historic Strasburg through the early to mid-20th century.
The superintendents of public schools in Shenandoah and Warren counties on Tuesday confirmed one positive COVID-19 case in each of their divisions — one at the North Fork Middle School in Quicksburg and one at the Hilda J. Barbour Elementary School in Front Royal.
Volunteers with local Democratic and Republican parties are reminding the public to vote on Nov. 3 or in the weeks leading up to the election.
An upcoming online auction will help the Friends of the North Fork provide conservation and education programs around the area.
Shenandoah County supervisors on Tuesday approved how they will dole out the second round of the $3.8 million the county has received in federal COVID-19 relief money.
Shenandoah County officials have lifted a voluntary water conservation request for utility customers in the Basye/Bryce area that was made after a well pump failed over Labor Day weekend.
Shenandoah County Public Schools will transition from its all-virtual setting to a hybrid model a week earlier than originally planned.
WOODSTOCK—The Shenandoah County School Board responded to a petition filed on behalf of more than 100 parents requesting a trial by jury to determine whether the board acted inappropriately in its decision to rename two local schools and change the mascot at another.
WOODSTOCK—A pending murder trial in Shenandoah Cozunty Circuit Court still has a tentative date but without an approved plan for holding jury trials, attorneys said they are less and less confident about a trial before the end of the year.
Flu vaccines are more important than ever this year, and area medical experts are recommending vigilance to help residents stay healthy.
FRONT ROYAL— Voters in Warren County trickled in and out of the Registrar’s Office on Friday as day one of voting for the Nov. 3 election began.
Despite still being in the midst of COVID-19 and the unpredictable outlook that the winter season could bring, towns in Shenandoah County are being optimistic.
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston said Thursday that there will be some students returning to school over the next few weeks and they are hopeful the hybrid model will begin by Oct. 19.
WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County School Board on Thursday night approved the process of renaming two schools and a mascot at a third school.
The sheriffs in Shenandoah and Warren counties said they are supportive of reforming law enforcement and want to see their officers held to higher standards but are concerned that legislators are hurrying some things through during this year’s special session.
WOODSTOCK — The members of the Narrow Passage chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will participate in Constitution Week this month, doing what they do best.