WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County supervisors on Tuesday passed an ordinance adopting the proposed tax rates and budget for the fiscal year 2020, which begins on July 1.

WOODSTOCK – As grandparents across the country continue to take on the responsibilities of raising their grandchildren, a group in Shenandoah County has stepped up to help.

WOODSTOCK — More than a dozen educators, parents and citizens came out Thursday to express support for the Board of Supervisors’ proposed county budget and urged them to fully fund the county schools budget.

WOODSTOCK – County supervisors approved two budget carryovers for Shenandoah County Public Schools on Thursday evening during their regular meeting.


MOUNT JACKSON – Madelyne Donovan, 87, got into sewing at a young age.

Gov. Ralph Northam Thursday announced amendments to Senate Bill 1716 and House Bill 2718, legislation that would provide $151 million in dedicated funding for the Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Plan.

WOODSTOCK– Shenandoah County Sheriff’s officers arrested Christopher Crawford-Duval on Saturday and charged him with abduction and assault.

Virginia conducted its annual statewide tornado drill at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, but a software glitch stopped the test alert from being broadcast on NOAA radios and some broadcast television stations.

WOODSTOCK – County supervisors have approved a bed and breakfast in the Mount Jackson agricultural and forestal district for more intensive use, opening the door for a special use permit application.

WOODSTOCK—Shenandoah County Planning Commission members pressed pause on a special use permit application that would open up roughly 200 acres of land for a solar farm.

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County supervisors appeared hesitant to increase funding for community groups and programs Thursday evening.

WOODSTOCK – County supervisors announced Thursday that Evan Vass, assistant county administrator, will take Mary Beth Price’s place as county administrator when she retires on April 1.

A pickup truck ran into Shaffer’s Barbecue and Catering in Woodstock on Thursday, causing minimal damage and no injuries, according to restaurant owner George Shaffer.

WOODSTOCK — Shenandoah County took the next step in establishing a countywide tourism zone program that leaders said should draw business investment to the region.

WOODSTOCK – While most eighth-graders are running around schoolyards, Kaylee Yew is striding through the halls of the Capitol in Richmond.

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County Board of Supervisors is ready to adopt a scoring method for analyzing and prioritizing which dirt roads will receive hard surfacing treatments.

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County supervisors adopted a strategic plan to combine fire and rescue services throughout the county on Thursday night — moving volunteer departments throughout the county under one roof.

The court cases against a school principal and a former Shenandoah County sheriff’s deputy who worked in the schools have ended.

WOODSTOCK - W.W. Robinson Elementary school hosted STEM night on Thursday evening to allow parents to see what their children are doing in class.

WOODSTOCK – Close to 50 farmers, families and elected officials huddled together outside Shenandoah County’s newest farm equipment shop Friday morning for its opening day.

WOODSTOCK – Science was on full display at W.W. Robinson Elementary School on Thursday during its science fair.

WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Industrial Development Authority members are still working through sticky right of way issues near a property they own off Borden Mowery Drive.

WOODSTOCK — Business leaders, elected officials and town representatives gathered around tables on Thursday afternoon to kick off putting a new strategic plan for Shenandoah County in place.

Woodstock police arrested Katherine Wenger, 27, of Woodstock, on a felony charge of shoplifting.

Sen. Mark Obenshain, R-Harrisonburg, along with Sen. Bill Carrico R-Grayson, introduced a bill Wednesday that spelled out funding options for a massive Interstate 81 corridor improvements project.

WOODSTOCK — After batting around the idea for months, the Shenandoah County Tourism Council has proposed a draft application for new and existing businesses to receive benefits from a new tourism development zone.

WOODSTOCK — The Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce rolled out the red carpet for its new members, the board of directors and award nominees on Tuesday evening.

WOODSTOCK – While Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program funding has been assured for February, more questions have arisen over the long-term future of the program.

WOODSTOCK – Students at W.W. Robinson Elementary school donated more than 1,000 pounds of cat and dog food and cat litter on Friday to Furry Friends Animal Rescue.

Shenandoah County sheriff’s deputies arrested a 28-year-old Woodstock man Monday evening on drug- and child endangerment-related charges.

WOODSTOCK — Kensley Dalton has always wanted to #lighttheworld. This Christmas season, the eighth-grader at Peter Muhlenberg Middle School hopes families in Shenandoah County will join her.

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.

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 – 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.