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FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County School Board approved the 2019-2020 salary scales at its work session on Wednesday.

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FRONT ROYAL – A woman accused of assaulting and wounding her mother in October can avoid jail by remaining on good behavior for two years.

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FRONT ROYAL – After a series of work sessions and public hearings spanning six months, Town Council at its regular Monday meeting approved a special use permit allowing the United Parcel Service to use a parking lot at its 470 S. Commerce Ave. facility.

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FRONT ROYAL -- Wanda Horton testified through tears Friday about how her son’s mental health deteriorated to a tipping point March 27, 2017, when he shot and killed her fiancee.

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FRONT ROYAL - A lawyer for Curt Tran and his business, ITFederal,  two of the nine defendants targeted by the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority in a $17.6 million lawsuit, is requesting that charges against his clients be dismissed for a variety of reasons, including t…

FRONT ROYAL — Janice Shanks said she believes her experience in the legal community makes her the best candidate to serve as Warren County Circuit Court’s clerk.

Front Royal police have arrested and charged one man and are seeking two more in connection with more than 20 reports of thefts from vehicles on Tuesday.

FRONT ROYAL – After hearing from 41 citizens during a public hearing in a meeting that spanned over four hours, the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a 6-cent real estate tax increase.

FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County School Board approved the division’s fiscal year 2020 operating budget during a special meeting on Wednesday.

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office released details Wednesday about an investigation involving a man who was found dead of a gunshot wound to the head Saturday evening at a Linden residence.

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FRONT ROYAL – After hearing from 41 speakers during a public hearing that was attended by 200-plus citizens, the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a 6-cent real estate tax at around 11:30 p.m.

FRONT ROYAL – Nick Ranstad, the North Carolina man arrested on Saturday and charged with reckless handling of a firearm and shooting inside a building, was released from the Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail on Tuesday.

FRONT ROYAL – The county is taking steps to ensure more financial oversight of the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority, as the Board of Supervisors at its regular Tuesday meeting unanimously voted to become the authority’s fiscal agent.

FRONT ROYAL – Citizens can share their thoughts on a proposed 6-cent real estate tax increase during a 7 p.m. public hearing today at the Warren County Government Center.

With the Warren County Board of Supervisors vote on the 2020 fiscal budget imminent, Warren County Education Association President Kim Okland has published a letter asking the Board of Supervisors to adopt the 2020 budget as it is.

FRONT ROYAL – Town Attorney Doug Napier said the town is likely to file litigation against the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority because the town’s Freedom of Information Act Request seeking the findings of a forensic audit into the EDA’s finances was denied.

FRONT ROYAL – Mike Arnold, who became Warren County’s sheriff on Wednesday, said while it was exciting when he first clipped on the new badge, it was also ominous as the job comes with the weighted responsibility of keeping the county’s 40,000 citizens safe.

FRONT ROYAL – Warren County School Board Vice Chairman Doug Rosen announced Wednesday that he would not seek re-election for his seat.

FRONT ROYAL – The Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority’s legal counsel has issued seven subpoenas seeking documentation related to any financial transactions involving the nine defendants in the authority’s $17.6 embezzlement and misappropriation civil lawsuit.

FRONT ROYAL — Lawyers representing Donald Poe and Justin Appleton — two of the nine defendants in a $17.6 million lawsuit filed by the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority — state in court documents that the EDA is engaged in a “shock and awe campaign” that has failed to …

FRONT ROYAL – The lawyer representing former Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority executive director Jennifer McDonald in a $17.6 million embezzlement civil case filed by the EDA is claiming that the lawsuit is a smear campaign in which the authority's board is making con…

FRONT ROYAL – A Warren County man accused of sexually assaulting a woman in September pleaded guilty to a lesser charge Monday and avoided a jury trial.

FRONT ROYAL – The Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority has tapped a man with years of experience in economic development to serve as its new executive director.

FRONT ROYAL – A Georgia man must serve prison time for robbing a cash-advance business in town in August.

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BROWNTOWN — A cool breeze floated through the Browntown Community Center Association field on Saturday as dozens of families celebrated the 17th annual Redbud Festival.

Investigators have ruled the cause of Tuesday’s house fire at 602 Stonewall Drive in Front Royal as arson.

FRONT ROYAL – The lawyer for Sheriff Daniel McEathron, who was named as one of nine defendants in the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority’s $17 million civil lawsuit, has requested that all civil proceedings be put on hold until a recently impaneled special grand jury ha…

FRONT ROYAL – Anticipated fourth quarter fiscal year 2018 true-up amounts to be paid back to the member counties of the Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail were heard at a Thursday meeting.

FRONT ROYAL – Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Bryan Layton, who is running against John Bell in the November election for commonwealth’s attorney, said his opponent's assertion that the case regarding potential embezzlements at the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority i…

A Front Royal man has been charged with felony eluding police, driving without a valid motorcycle license and expired registration following a high-speed chase of up to 130 miles per hour.

FRONT ROYAL – John Bell, a candidate for commonwealth’s attorney in the November election, said he is wondering why legal proceedings regarding the financial debacle at the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development are being “slow walked” through the justice system.

FRONT ROYAL – Jennifer McDonald, the former director of the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority, lost $753,207 gambling from 2014 to 2018, according to unsealed court documents relating to the Virginia State Police investigation into possible financial improprieties.

FRONT ROYAL – A Warren County man received suspended prison and jail sentences for committing a series of thefts and related crimes in 2017.

The harsh winter forced the state and counties to spend more money and use more man-hours to keep the roads cleared.

Warren Memorial Hospital’s annual Community Safety & Wellness Expo will return Saturday, bringing with it health information, free or discounted screenings, children’s activities, giveaways and drawings.

FRONT ROYAL — The candidates for Warren County sheriff recently shared their thoughts on county leadership, the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority controversy and the future of the Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities have charged a convicted felon with possessing a firearm based on video footage investigators claim shows the Front Royal man holding a gun.

FRONT ROYAL — Board of Supervisors Chairman Dan Murray said during a regular Tuesday meeting that a citizen shoved him in a Front Royal diner over the weekend because he is an elected official.