Children interested in participating in 4-H this summer can attend day camps from home using activity boxes and logging in to Zoom chats with camp counselors.
WOODSTOCK — The fifth defendant in a case out of Edinburg appeared in Shenandoah County General District Court on Tuesday for a bond hearing.
WOODSTOCK — Following the arrest of a local pastor on a charge of brandishing a weapon, Judge Amy Tisinger on Friday approved a motion of nolle prosequi from the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office not to prosecute.
A criminal charge against Pastor Leon McCray Sr., of Woodstock, has not been dropped, his attorney Chris Kowalczuk said late on Wednesday.
Several of the area’s localities have canceled their Fourth of July celebrations and festivities this year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, while others plan to hold Independence Day events either as scheduled or at a later date.
On Monday, hundreds of free COVID-19 tests were administered at the Shenandoah County Fairgrounds by the Lord Fairfax Health District of the Virginia Department of Health.
WOODSTOCK — Dozens of area residents stood outside the Historic Courthouse on Saturday to protest racism and support equal rights under the law.
WOODSTOCK — As residents continue to support local business through COVID-19, staff members at Shaffer’s Catering in Woodstock said they’ve realized how important they are to some folks in the community.
The town of Woodstock will be the first to open its community pool for the summer, while other towns are still making plans before committing to dates for opening pools during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Several local law enforcement leaders condemned the actions of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin during the arrest of George Floyd last week that ultimately ended in Floyd’s death and sparked nationwide demonstrations protesting police brutality against African Americans.
The Woodstock Town Council voted unanimously on Tuesday night to approve the town’s budget for fiscal year 2021 and gave the green light to a proposal made by a firm that intends to repurpose the old Woodstock school as a residential property.
WOODSTOCK — Woodstock has a Ford dealership once again.
WOODSTOCK — Nineteen high school graduates and one college graduate celebrated together as employees of the Woodstock Walmart during a ceremony held for their graduation.
Central High School teacher Darla Moomaw saw an opportunity to teach her students valuable life lessons and it worked out well.
During a Finance Committee meeting earlier this week, Woodstock Town Council members gave the green light to proposed changes to the way the town handles late utility payments.
Shenandoah County is considering an unsolicited proposal from a company that wants to acquire the historic bank building in Woodstock in order to renovate and repurpose the structure for use as a commercial space and residential apartments.
The town of Woodstock is considering an unsolicited proposal made by Echelon Resources Inc. to acquire the old Woodstock school for the purpose of renovating the structure for use as an apartment building.
The Woodstock Economic Development Authority approved on Wednesday a grant totaling nearly $19,000 through the town’s Facade Rehabilitation Grant program to be applied toward the exterior renovation of the future location of Sugar Creek Snowy & Sweet Co. ice cream shop.
A strip that will consist of new business storefronts has continued to progress in Woodstock.
Woodstock voters chose to keep the current Town Council intact by reelecting three incumbents in Tuesday’s town election.
Woodstock voters chose to keep the current Town Council intact by reelecting a trio of incumbents in Tuesday’s town election.
Woodstock’s Ordinance Committee voted in favor of recommendations for a pair of ordinances that would amend chapters in the town code about consumer utility taxes and solid waste during Monday’s meeting.
Jacqueline Lambert is seeking a fourth term on the Woodstock Town Council.
Michael Funkhouser is seeking another term on Woodstock Town Council.
Michael Yew is challenging a trio of incumbents for one of three seats up for election on Woodstock Town Council this month.
As Mother’s Day approaches on Sunday, Phyllis Zimmerman, of Maurertown, has her mother Flora Coffman on her mind.
Woodstock Town Council unanimously approved an ordinance that establishes a tourism zone on the northern end of town during its monthly meeting on Tuesday night.
Councilwoman Alicia Gutshall is seeking a fourth term on Woodstock Town Council.
GivingTuesday, normally the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving, will have a second day this year on May 5 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Woodstock Planning Commission on Monday night approved a recommendation to Town Council for a special use permit for multi-family stacked townhouses on a 3-acre parcel of land off Route 42 that was recently rezoned from highway commercial to high-density residential.
After 8-year-old Noah Ryman, of Woodstock, pledged his piggy bank savings of $7.87 with a hand-written note saying “For the sick people that need it,” staff at Shenandoah Memorial Hospital participated in an internal match donation challenge that his parents said has raised more than $3,000 so far.
Asked recently if she would sew masks for health care professionals at Shenandoah Memorial Hospital, 103-year-old Woodstock resident Flora Coffman said it was a definite maybe.
Woodstock Town Council members voted unanimously on Wednesday evening in favor of a recommendation of the town’s proposed alternative budget for fiscal year 2021 and to advertise the budget for a public hearing on May 5.
The Shenandoah County Department of Fire and Rescue is asking the community to donate handmade face masks for first responders.
Woodstock administrators presented an adjusted, trimmed-down budget for the fiscal year 2021 in response to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic during Thursday’s finance committee work session.
Easter is on Sunday, and around the area, church communities are preparing to celebrate together while maintaining their physical distance.
The Woodstock Town Council approved a first reading of a proposed tourism zone ordinance, a resolution to recognize April as Autism Awareness Month and an Arbor Day proclamation during Tuesday night’s meeting.
Daniel “Pops” Hottel began volunteering at the Woodstock Fire Department in 1942 at age 16 and remained a member until dying Tuesday at 94.
Area animal shelters and rescue groups are continuing their work with animals in need of a home, but in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, they’re changing some of the ways they operate.
WOODSTOCK — F&M Bank has donated $25,000 toward the Shenandoah County Local Disaster Impact Loan Program.
A triage tent outside Shenandoah Memorial Hospital in Woodstock is providing a way for Emergency Room staff to screen high-risk patients away from others.
On Thursday, the Yebernetsky family of Frederick County was planning to visit North Dakota from their kitchen for an evening of steak and potatoes.
A display in the window of the Shenandoah Chamber of Commerce in Woodstock observes National Vietnam War Veterans Day, which is Sunday.
Fair officials are “focused on fun” and hoping for record attendance for the 103rd Shenandoah County Fair in Woodstock, scheduled from Aug. 28 to Sept. 5.
New Gordmans stores in Front Royal and Woodstock will hold grand openings at 9 a.m. Tuesday.
WOODSTOCK – The Bread of Live Food Pantry now has a renovated building to help fulfill its mission of helping the hungry.
Two men accused of using stolen credit card information to take money from banks remain in a regional jail without bond.
WOODSTOCK – Town officials on Tuesday honored a Woodstock police officer who saved the life of a woman who had overdosed.
Firefighters prevented a hay bale fire near Woodstock on Tuesday from causing more damage.
Two Edinburg women are facing charges related to an ongoing criminal investigation into a local preschool.