WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Public Schools Assistant Superintendent of Administrative Services and Strategic Planning Dave Hinegardner gave an update at Thursday’s School Board meeting on how the in-person learning has been going.
At Thursday's Shenandoah County School Board meeting, the board approved two assistant principals in the school division.
New details of the officer-involved shooting in Front Royal last month were shared in court Tuesday during a bond request that was denied for one of the suspects and an extradition hearing for another facing a murder charge in Maryland.
Shenandoah County’s Planning Commission voted unanimously on Wednesday night to support a special-use permit request for a rural resort in Basye.
Typically, homeless shelters are in need of food, money or resources to serve their clients, who in turn are in need themselves.
An 83-year-old man was reported as still missing Tuesday by the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office.
A judge has rejected the Shenandoah County School Board's attempt to impose legal fees on attorneys representing those who unsuccessfully sought to undo the board's decision to rename two schools.
Shenandoah County supervisors intend to wait on more information before making a final decision on how much money to allocate Shenandoah County Public Schools for its operating budget for the upcoming fiscal year.
Massanutten Military Academy reached a deal this week with Widener University for a Memorandum of Understanding that establishes a formal acceptance process for MMA cadets to attend the university.
A judge is expected to decide on Tuesday whether the counsel for those seeking to undo the Shenandoah County School Board's decision to rename Stonewall Jackson High School and Ashby Lee Elementary School should pay for the board's legal fees in the case.
He’s a liberal arts U.S. history teacher who has defeated Democrats in a predominately blue voter area and has experience in state government.
The Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors fielded public comments regarding the proposed 2022 fiscal year budget during a public hearing on Thursday night, many of them coming from teachers who spoke out against proposed cuts to school funding.
WOODSTOCK – The former pastor of the Toms Brook United Methodist Church who has been accused of sexually assaulting a child under the age of 13 was released on bond from custody Thursday.
The Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors is set to hold a public hearing tonight on a proposed fiscal year 2022 budget that includes cuts to school funding and tax rates that feature a proposed 5-cent increase in real estate taxes.
The Maryland suspect in the officer-involved shooting earlier this month in Front Royal who gave a second identity to law enforcement when he was arrested is now facing fraud charges.
A New York man accused of committing a sex crime with a child under the age of 13 in Shenandoah County faces trial in June.
The Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail Authority Board discussed the proposed fiscal year 2021 budget last week but took no action on it.
Shenandoah County Public Schools has announced recipients of grants from the Moore Educational Trust for 2021.
A former pastor of a Toms Brook church was arrested Thursday on a sexual assault charge.
WOODSTOCK – One Shenandoah County murder case was set for trial on Thursday while another was continued due to medical reasons.
Shenandoah County supervisors helped the Parks and Recreation Department take steps toward addressing a pressing need at the county park on Tuesday night by approving the reallocation of funds previously appropriated for the department’s use toward a different project.
A diesel fuel leak from a tanker truck closed about 20 miles of northbound Interstate 81 between Woodstock and Middletown for a few hours on Wednesday morning.
Last week, the Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors finished its proposed budget for fiscal year 2022 by offering $28 million to the Shenandoah County School Board, which is $2,680,958 less than the School Board's current budget.
Sunday was World Down Syndrome Day, and to participate, Ashby Lee Elementary School teacher Jamie Schoenberger invited her colleagues to join her in walking 3.21 miles on Friday.
A convicted felon pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to illegally selling explosive materials to investigators in Shenandoah County in 2019, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
The Shenandoah County Tourism Council is looking at the possibility of expanding.
STRASBURG — Bill Watson at one point was taking care of about 70 stray cats. People from the neighborhood, he said, would bring them to him, and he would help get them spayed and neutered.
Two Texans were arrested at the 7-11 in Strasburg on Tuesday morning after a tracking device in narcotics that were stolen during a burglary in Maryland revealed their location.
Shenandoah County’s proposed fiscal year 2022 budget will include a 5-cent increase in real estate property taxes and a $2.5 million cut to funding for the school division when it moves forward to a public hearing in two weeks.
The Woodstock man accused of opening fire on several police officers will go to trial on his charges in October.
WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston said he expects the second semester to be better than the first for students in the division.
A Conicville fire engine overturned onto its side as it was responding to one of several fires in Shenandoah County over a windy weekend.
The Shenandoah County School Board unanimously has approved a profile and application for a job listing for its next superintendent.
WOODSTOCK – The new names of two Southern Campus schools and one mascot took one giant step on Thursday night at the Shenandoah County School Board meeting.
The Baltimore man accused of shooting a woman in Harrisonburg in December before leading several police agencies on a pursuit from there to Woodstock has been indicted by a Shenandoah County grand jury on several charges.
Shenandoah County supervisors heard funding requests from outside agencies, primarily nonprofits, during a work session on Thursday afternoon as the county begins closing in on the adoption phase of the budget process.
The Shenandoah County Industrial Development Authority is gearing up for the fourth round of COVID-19 Recovery Assistance Grant Program applications to come rolling in.
The Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail Authority Board will discuss its proposed fiscal year 2022 budget later this month.
A Lebanon Church man died from injuries in a single-car crash in Shenandoah County on Tuesday night.
Shenandoah County’s deliberations on the fiscal year 2022 budget continued on Tuesday afternoon as supervisors held another two-hour work session made up almost entirely of a question-and-answer session with schools Superintendent Mark Johnston.
Shenandoah County supervisors approved the reallocation of nearly $630,000 in restricted school funds left over from fiscal year 2020 to be used for their specific purposes.
Shenandoah County supervisors have been deliberating a proposed fiscal year 2022 budget that includes additional spending and could require higher taxes to offset those expenditures.
The Lord Fairfax Health District reported four deaths from COVID-19 over the weekend.
Shenandoah County’s Planning Commission on Thursday night backed a special-use permit request that would allow the construction and operation of a pair of short-term rental cabins off Route 11 south of Strasburg.
Shenandoah County Public Schools Superintendent Mark Johnston said during a School Board budget work session and public hearing Tuesday that the division may have to make a change in the proposed salary increases for teachers.
The Shenandoah County School Board on Tuesday at a special called meeting approved the hiring of the firm Real Synergy LLC to help in the search for a new Shenandoah County Public Schools superintendent.
The petition seeking to reverse the Shenandoah County School Board’s decision to rename two schools was dismissed Monday morning.
After the death of Stanley police officer Dominic “Nick” Winum in the line of duty on Friday, area emergency responders took to social media to pay tribute.
Organizers of a farm equipment museum planned at the Shenandoah County Fairgrounds seek to honor the county’s history while attracting new interest in agriculture.
The following public meetings are scheduled:
Shenandoah County Circuit Court has received approval to resume holding jury trials.