FRONT ROYAL – A $2.5 million overhaul to AS Rhodes Elementary School is progressing on schedule, Warren County Schools Maintenance Director Greg Livesay told the School Board on Wednesday. 

FRONT ROYAL – Warren County will receive another $3.5 million of Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Securities (CARES) Act funding, doubling the amount of money the county will get from the program.

FRONT ROYAL – Downtown soon may be a bit more colorful as property owners consider the possibility of painting murals on facades.

FRONT ROYAL – Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the Warren County Fair is set to be underway Aug. 18-22.

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FRONT ROYAL – After serving as county administrator for 20 years, Doug Stanley exited his office for the final time last week after the Board of Supervisors requested his resignation early in July.

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WINCHESTER — Whether it’s shots panning the mountains of farmland or tight clips of a bustling downtown, the Northern Shenandoah Valley continues to utilize video to showcase local businesses and landmarks and tell stories of its history.

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FRONT ROYAL – Citizens within the Lord Fairfax Health District continue testing positive for COVID-19, with total reported cases in the district's six localities numbering 2,485 as of Sunday afternoon, according to the Virginia Department of Health’s website.

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FRONT ROYAL – After 25 years on the job, Warren County Fire and Rescue Chief Richard Mabie will retire Dec. 31, according to a county news release.

A Warren County General District Court judge determined prosecutors showed there is probable cause to certify three charges related to a murder last year to the grand jury in August.

A Rileyville teenager died Thursday after the car she was driving crashed into a tree, according to state police.

FRONT ROYAL – Lawyers for seven people and businesses sought dismissals from the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority’s $4.5 million civil lawsuit on Thursday in Warren County Circuit Court.

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FRONT ROYAL — With an otherwise brief agenda for Monday’s Town Council meeting, Mayor Eugene Tewalt sparred with council members over how long Interim Town Manager Matt Tederick was allowed to talk.

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FRONT ROYAL – The Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority is initiating plans to rid itself of property off Royal Lane that the authority claims was purchased fraudulently under the organization’s previous administration.

FRONT ROYAL – After several lengthy discussions spanning a series of meetings, the Board of Supervisors recently opted against finishing the love sign at the corner of Guard Hill and Winchester roads.

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FRONT ROYAL – While the Warren County School Board has a set calendar for the upcoming school year, exactly how and where students will learn remains unknown.

Police arrested two Front Royal men this week, alleging they set fire to an unoccupied vehicle early Monday morning on Mary’s Shady Lane near Happy Creek Road.

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FRONT ROYAL — Among the numerous actions taken during a four-and-a-half-hour Tuesday meeting, the Warren County Board of Supervisors approved $150,000 of improvements for the southern end of the Morgan Ford bridge.

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FRONT ROYAL — After supervisor Tony Carter questioned the process in which a proposed agreement regarding payments for the Front Royal Police Department’s headquarters was derived, the Warren County Board of Supervisors during a Tuesday meeting tabled the matter for future discussions.

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FRONT ROYAL — Warren County’s top two administrative positions, county administrator and deputy county administrator, will soon be vacated.

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FRONT ROYAL — The Front Royal Town Council during a Monday work session decided to send a letter to the school system asking that traditional graduations be held instead of the drive-in ceremonies announced last week.

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FRONT ROYAL – Among numerous items on a voluminous agenda for the Warren County Board of Supervisors meeting at 7 p.m. today is the consideration of $150,000 in improvements at the landing near Morgan Ford bridge.

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FRONT ROYAL – After previously announcing hopes for a traditional yet socially distanced graduation, Warren County Public Schools Superintendent Chris Ballenger stated in a Friday news release that state guidelines prohibit such gatherings and the schools will conduct drive-in ceremonies instead.

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FRONT ROYAL – After previously announcing hopes for a traditional yet socially distanced graduation, Warren County Public Schools Superintendent Chris Ballenger stated in a Friday news release that state guidelines prohibit such gatherings and the schools will conduct drive-in ceremonies instead.

FRONT ROYAL – The Board of Supervisors have a Tuesday public hearing scheduled regarding how to disburse its $3.5 million share of Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding.

FRONT ROYAL – Despite a tumultuous past, Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority Executive Director Douglas Parsons told the Board of Supervisors during a recent work session that the EDA had an overall positive fiscal year, which included attempts to reform internal procedu…

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FRONT ROYAL — The Board of Supervisors during a Tuesday work session spent over an hour discussing a “love” sign that was planned to be constructed at the corner of Guard Hill and Winchester roads.

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FRONT ROYAL – Pending approval from the county and Front Royal-Warren County Economic Develop Authority, a tentative agreement has been reached for the town to make a one time $10,528 payment toward interest on a construction loan for the Front Royal Police Department’s headquarters.

FRONT ROYAL – After discussions spanning months, the town has established its own economic development authority, a separate entity from the existing Front Royal-Warren County EDA.

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FRONT ROYAL – If all goes according to plan, the Rivermont Volunteer Fire Department will move out of its decrepit, 90-year-old facility into a new $5.6 million home this fall.

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FRONT ROYAL — Among items on the Board of Supervisors’ Tuesday work session agenda is a presentation regarding a planned “love sign” for the corner of Winchester and Guard Hill roads.

FRONT ROYAL – While Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority officials are happy that the Town Council has come to the table for negotiations on construction loan payments for the police headquarters, they are not satisfied with the town’s initial offer.

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Despite concerns expressed Tuesday by President Donald Trump and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, Dr. Colin Greene, health director for the Lord Fairfax Health District, said Virginia's plans for reopening schools have not changed in recent days.

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FRONT ROYAL – After 20 years on the job, County Administrator Doug Stanley was forced to submit his resignation Wednesday, according to an agreement between him and the county.

FRONT ROYAL – The Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting today “for discussion of the position of County Administrator,” according to a Tuesday meeting notice.

FRONT ROYAL – The Front Royal Town Council during a Monday work session considered $315,881 worth of expenses to purchase body-worn cameras, a 911 system upgrade and radio consoles for the police department.

FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County Public Schools division is seeking parent input for how students will learn come fall amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

FRONT ROYAL – Warren County Public Schools is adding a new position that Human Resources Director Buck Smith said will focus on transporting students during the COVID-19 pandemic along with specialized bus routes.

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When Larry Johnson, of Warren County, started reenacting the history of his ancestor Abel Johnston about seven years ago, it was with an interest in teaching his children and grandchildren about their family’s Revolutionary War history.

FRONT ROYAL – As the COVID-19 pandemic threw a wrench into the traditional school year, business owners and students are ensuring that seniors have a prom.

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FRONT ROYAL – The Town Council during a special Tuesday meeting unanimously voted to make a one-time $10,528 payment to the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority for interest on a construction loan for the Front Royal Police Department’s headquarters.

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FRONT ROYAL – Two days before the Front Royal Golf Course’s slated closure, the Board of Supervisors on Monday accepted a revised offer from Va. Golf LLC in which the company will assume management of the 82-year-old course.

FRONT ROYAL – The Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority recently moved forward with plans to sell its 3.5-acre parcel off Royal Lane to a buyer who will develop housing on the land.

Warren County Sheriff’s officers arrested two Dinwiddie men Sunday after one of them allegedly started firing off a gun during a traffic stop.

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FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County School Board has appointed Christopher Ballenger, an Oklahoma transplant to Virginia, to serve as the next Warren County Public Schools superintendent.

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FRONT ROYAL — A petition to remove supervisors Tony Carter and Archie Fox from office has been dropped from Warren County Circuit Court.