WOODSTOCK — A Charlottesville man was arrested Wednesday after a physical altercation in a motel during which he was accused of striking a woman, causing a 7-month-old infant to be dropped to the floor, according to a criminal complaint by Woodstock police officer Arianna Smootz.
WOODSTOCK — Shenandoah County Administrator Mary Price announced Wednesday evening that she is retiring from a 40-year career in local government.
An excavator loads a dump truck with debris as a line of garage bays are leveled on the property of Shenandoah County’s proposed Sheriff’s Office and 911 center located on North Main Street in Woodstock on Tuesday. Lantz Construction Company, the general contractor for the project, started t…
The Town of Woodstock has received a $10,000 grant from the Department of Conservation and Recreation’s Dam Safety Division.
Bike Virginia is looking forward to putting more valley miles on its riders bicycles when it hosts the Bike Virginia Tour, a six-day recreational cycling event that returns to Woodstock from June 21 to June 23 before heading to Harrisonburg from June 24 to June 26.
WOODSTOCK – For about an hour on Wednesday, some Central High School students talked to students at a school in North Africa.
WOODSTOCK – A right of way agreement holding up the development and sale of land off of Borden Mowery is still missing, but Shenandoah County Industrial Development Authority members plan to move forward with settling the agreement.
STRASBURG – In between the Black Friday, big box store rush and Cyber Monday, shop-from-home convenience, small businesses have their own day to shine.
Liz “Dreamerwings” Ortiz teaches second grade students at W.W. Robinson Elementary School in Woodstock how to perform a Native American dance on Tuesday. Rich Cooley/DailyYoungsters touch the tortoise shell that is part of Ortiz’s regalia. Rich Cooley/DailyW.W. Robinson Elementary School sec…
Woodstock’s parking lot project is nearing completion.
Doug Baker, superintendent of the Virginia Department of Transportation’s Berryville headquarters, stands in front of this 1966 Oshkosh snowblower outside the Stephens City VDOT headquarters on Tuesday. VDOT was showing off its fleet of vehicles during an annual winter snow news conference. …
Woodstock police recently hosted the local FBI and employees of area hotels for a training session on how to help identify possible victims of human trafficking.
Professor Paolo Scardina, center, explains to a Virginia Tech student how the lab and the field differ. Max Thornberry/DailyVirginia Tech students Samantha Srinivasan, left, and Hailey Edwards measure the water level in the forebay. Max Thornberry/Daily
Dr. Lee Harvey and his wife Melissa stand by the Burnshire Dam along the Shenandoah River east of Woodstock. The couple have restored the dam’s hydroelectric plant and are creating electricity. Rich Cooley/DailyJohn Burleson, of Winchester, a maintenance mechanic at Burnshire Hydro, stands b…
WOODSTOCK – After winning the Virginia Governor’s Cup in 2015 and opening a tasting room the following year, Muse Vineyards in Woodstock, is adding another feature to its 60-acre estate this weekend.
Jacob Sharp, 4, left, Macie Miller, 6, Callen Miller, 2, and Kattie Leep, 7, right, prepare to trick-or-treat outside the Leep home Wednesday evening in Woodstock. Rich Cooley/DailyJillian Henry, 5, of Woodstock, has Stephani Leep paint her face for her Cheshire cat character. Rich Cooley/Da…
Joshua Nicholas, 8, left, and Brooklin Dubois, 9, right, sashay during the hoedown held at W.W. Robinson Elementary School in Woodstock. Rich Cooley/DailyRaegan Geren, left, and Bailee Sollenberger, right, both 5, exchange high five’s at the dance. Rich Cooley/DailyKristin Whetzel, left, and…
Sen. Tim Kaine addresses his supporters Tuesday during a rally outside the Democratic headquarters on North Main Street in Woodstock. Rich Cooley/DailyCongressional candidate Jennifer Lewis speaks to supporters in Woodstock on Tuesday. Rich Cooley/Daily
WOODSTOCK – The county has communicated with four town property owners about what it would take to develop their land, seven parcels total, for commercial development.
WOODSTOCK – Police Cpl. Keith Staffa and officer Cole Brandon were recognized Tuesday night at the Town Council meeting.
WOODSTOCK – Town officials are asking for public input on developing a Court Square design strategy.
From a young age, former Mount Jackson resident John Fowler had a love for animals.
Chris Shaw drives Foiled Again before his race Saturday at Shenandoah Downs in Woodstock. Max Lee/DailyFoiled Again is in the lead during his race on Saturday at Shenandoah Downs. Max Lee/DailyAlyssa Cummings, far left, and Chris Shaw, right, walk Foiled Again toward the center of the grands…
David Gandy, left, of Strasburg, and his daughter-in-law Terry Gandy, of Fredericksburg, walk up the parking lot at Strasburg Town Park after observing the floodwaters of the North Fork of the Shenandoah River Friday afternoon. The river crested there Friday, but did not get out of its banks…
WOODSTOCK – Parents: Know what apps and websites your child is using with their electronic device.
Norman Pye, a trustee of the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Woodstock, sits in a pew inside the church sanctuary. A Virginia Department of Historic Resources highway marker about the church will be unveiled Thursday. Rich Cooley/DailyNorman Pye holds an undated photo of the original Mou…
The Woodstock Police Department on Thursday evening is hosting a community discussion about social media app safety.
Residents should hope for the best but prepare for the worst as Hurricane Florence approaches the United States. That is the advice of area law enforcement.
WOODSTOCK — A church is as strong as the people who attend it.
WOODSTOCK – Del. Benjamin Cline brought his walking tour of Virginia’s 6th Congressional District to town Friday in the run-up to the Nov. 6 election.
WOODSTOCK – Residents in the area of Seven Bends State Park want to know if people driving into the new park will be safe when it opens.
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A dump truck with a raised truck bed struck a bridge and closed Interstate 81 and Spring Street in Woodstock for several hours early Monday morning.
Southbound Interstate 81 traffic moves past the 298-mile marker at Strasburg on Wednesday evening. Proposals for improvements to the interstate were discussed at a public meeting Wednesday at Lord Fairfax Community College in Middletown. Rich Cooley/DailyJohn Good Jr., a Frederick County res…
Woodstock has hired two new police officers.
WOODSTOCK – Town officials now have stronger and more consistently worded ordinances to allow them to deal with nuisance vehicles.
Elizabeth Barnes, a 4th grade teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Strasburg, places paperwork on the desks for new students in her classroom on Thursday. Barnes, who graduated from James Madison University in May, will start her first teaching job as Shenandoah County schools open on …
Suzanne Soliday, left, looks over the shoulder of Kathy Black, of Woodstock, during a recent class. Rich Cooley/DailyStephanie Davis, of Woodstock, dips into her paint palette as she designs her travel mug inside Suzanne’s Studio. Rich Cooley/DailyJudy Baker, of Basye, touches up her mug ins…
A transportation coalition has called for the second round of meetings for the public to hear more about improvements to the Interstate 81 corridor.
WOODSTOCK – The town will start charging the town of Edinburg for emergency water.