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The Woodstock Fire Department plans to install a vehicle exhaust extraction system with a recently awarded $64,761 federal grant.


WOODSTOCK – On Tuesday, Louis Hamrick opened his shop for the last time. On Wednesday, for the first time in 58 years, he spent a weekday not on his feet cutting hair but sitting down, doing, as he said, whatever he wants.

A rabid skunk was captured in Shenandoah County last week, the Lord Fairfax Health District announced on Friday.

WOODSTOCK - The Shenandoah County fairgrounds were lined with tents and motorcycles this weekend as over 1,500 people flocked to the area for the Set My Soul Free Rally.

WOODSTOCK – Access to the Shenandoah River is hard to come by in Woodstock. The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is looking to change that.


WOODSTOCK – Veterans and their families descended on the Shenandoah County Fair to be honored and to honor one of their own during the Veterans Tribute on Thursday.


WOODSTOCK — Competing in the Shenandoah County 4-H/FFA Swine Showmanship Show at the fair on Wednesday morning, area children and teens showed off pigs they’ve been raising.

Park officials anticipate Seven Bends State Park in Shenandoah County being open to the public no later than October.


A group of Chinese kids visiting the United States took to nature for a new experience Tuesday.

WOODSTOCK – Police arrested a Shenandoah County man on Friday, charging him with abduction and rape of a minor.


WOODSTOCK – More than a hundred people gathered in front of the Shenandoah County Historic Courthouse Friday night, rallying around a cry for the more humane treatment of men, women and children fleeing their homes and searching for respite in the United States.


Woodstock police on Monday started a campaign to help the students of Shenandoah County Public Schools by allowing people the option to pay off their parking tickets with new school supplies.

The Woodstock Police Department reported incident totals are down slightly in 2018 from the previous year, according to the Virginia State Police annual crime analysis report.

WOODSTOCK — There are two areas of job growth that Jane Oates, president of Working Nation, sees as maximizing the potential of rural America: Remote working and entrepreneurship.

WOODSTOCK — Two years in the making, the Shenandoah Valley ArtFest came to town on Saturday afternoon, filling the streets of the county seat with music and art.

Woodstock’s Public Works Department received a favorable outcome in a recent accreditation review conducted by evaluators from the American Public Works Association.

WOODSTOCK — Members of the town’s Economic Development Authority on Thursday unanimously approved allowing Shenandoah University to change some of the terms of its educational facilities revenue bond.

WOODSTOCK — Council members approved the town’s fiscal year 2020 budget of $12,502,993 on Tuesday evening.

Two nighttime community walks are honoring cancer victims and survivors, raising funds for research through local Relay for Life chapters.

WOODSTOCK — Mandy R. Belyea returns to work for Shenandoah County administration in July after her second stint in the town office.