FRONT ROYAL – Attorney Stephen Jerome won a Thursday canvass by 15 votes to become the Warren County Republican Committee’s nominee in the race for circuit court clerk.

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FRONT ROYAL – Angie Moore, a former circuit court senior deputy clerk, recently announced an independent campaign in the special election for circuit court clerk, a seat vacated upon Clerk Darryl Funk’s appointment as a judge.

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Virginia State Police have charged a Vienna man who is accused of crashing a vehicle and subsequently attempting to flee from authorities.

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FRONT ROYAL – The Board of Supervisors and Town Council began discussions Tuesday during a joint meeting to determine how the two bodies can work together in handling the fallout from the alleged embezzlement scheme at the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority. 

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Defining what data science is and what it isn’t “is in itself a bit of an exercise,” said Dr. Justin Calabrese, a quantitative ecologist from the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal.

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FRONT ROYAL – Dan Whitten, the attorney for Warren County and the and the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority, tendered his resignation Wednesday to become Prince George County’s attorney.

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The Virginia Department of Education released the results of the 2018-2019 Standard of Learning tests on Tuesday and the results look good for Warren County Public Schools.

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FRONT ROYAL – A Warren County man remains in jail accused of setting fire to a family member’s home in July.

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Kristie Atwood has announced hopes of receiving the Warren County Republican Committee’s nomination in the race for clerk of the circuit court, a seat vacated halfway through an eight-year term after Clerk Darryl Funk was named a judge.

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FRONT ROYAL – Members of the Board of Supervisors and Town Council will hash out problems related to the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority during their first joint meeting on the subject at the Warren County Community Center at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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FRONT ROYAL – Monday was the first day of school for Warren County Public Schools students, and it was also the first day on the job for a new kindergarten teacher.

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FRONT ROYAL – Anyone in search of the picturesque views the Appalachian Trail has to offer but without the physical ability to tackle the monster hike has a new stop in the valley as the town prepares to become the northernmost member of the Appalachian Mural Trail.

FRONT ROYAL — Ten adults and 16 children competed for golden platters in two apple pie-eating contests on Wednesday at the Warren County Fair.

FRONT ROYAL — The Warren County School Board was provided an update on the renovations on A.S. Rhodes Elementary School during a special work session on Wednesday.

FRONT ROYAL – Supervisor Tom Sayre, at the Board of Supervisors regular Tuesday meeting, lamented that he was never told that Stoneburner Carter Insurance - a company at which Supervisor Tony Carter is employed - is the broker on insurance policies for a number of properties owned by the Fro…

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FRONT ROYAL – Not all the hogs were having it on Tuesday at the Warren County Fair 4-H Market Hog Show.

Citizens are receiving scam phone calls from someone claiming to be Warren County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Gordon Foster, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Office.

Waggin’ for Dragons, one of the Humane Society of Warren County’s biggest fundraisers, will be held Saturday.

Warren County Public Schools Superintendent Greg Drescher said he and the rest of the school division staff are excited about the coming school year.

Warren County Public Schools will see a dime price increase for lunches at the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year.

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FRONT ROYAL — Jennifer McDonald and Donald Poe, who have been charged by the special grand jury investigating misuse of funds within the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority, were released from jail Wednesday after being granted bond by Judge Bruce D. Albertson in Warren …

FRONT ROYAL - The Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority has not finalized its fiscal year 2018 audit, which is nearly eight months overdue.

FRONT ROYAL – After exiting a closed session, the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority announced that it will market its property at 506 E. Main St. for $299,000 and its property at 514 E. Main St. for $159,000.

FRONT ROYAL – The Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority cannot figure out the solar panels sitting atop its office that were installed by Earth Right Energy Solar-Commercial LLC.

FRONT ROYAL - Dates listed on the indictments of businessman Donald Poe and Jennifer McDonald, the former executive director of the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority, indicate that the two have been charged with related crimes involving financial misappropriations at the EDA.

FRONT ROYAL — Missy Henry, the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority’s former administrative assistant, was granted bond in Warren County Circuit Court on Tuesday by Judge Bruce D. Albertson.

FRONT ROYAL — Jennifer McDonald, the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority’s former executive director, was indicted Monday on two additional counts of conspiracy to obtain money by false pretenses and embezzlement.

FRONT ROYAL – Donnie Poe, one of the nine defendants in the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority’s $17.6 embezzlement and misappropriation lawsuit, was arrested Tuesday afternoon on two felony counts of obtaining money by false pretenses and one felony count of perjury, a…

FRONT ROYAL – Members of the Warren County Coalition held an open meeting on Saturday to discuss the process of recalling certain members of the Front Royal Town Council and Warren County Board of Supervisors.

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Over the last month, five scimitar-horned oryx calves have been born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI) in Front Royal. The four male calves and one female all appear to be thriving, according to a news release from the institute.

FRONT ROYAL – Interim Mayor Matt Tederick said during a Thursday town-county liaison meeting that he believes the town can force the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority's dissolution and subsequently receive half of the authority’s assets.

FRONT ROYAL - Michelle “Missy” Henry, the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority's former administrative assistant who was arrested in June on two felony counts of embezzlement, will continue to be held without bond.

FRONT ROYAL – The monthslong feud between a local resident and Warren County over numerous code violations stemming from permits issued to an unlicensed contracting company has come to an end at the local level.

FRONT ROYAL - A Warren County man who prompted authorities to storm a Linden home over fears he might harm himself or others must serve jail time for a gun charge.

A Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren County Regional Jail corrections officer finds herself an inmate after the Warren County Sheriff’s Office charged her with allegations of criminal actions involving an inmate.

FRONT ROYAL – The Board of Supervisors at its regular Tuesday meeting unanimously voted to continue using two law firms to collect the county’s delinquent real estate taxes.