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EMU Vice President resigns following arrest


EMU Vice President resigns following arrest

HARRISONBURG, Va – Luke A. Hartman, the vice president for enrollment at Eastern Mennonite University, has submitted his resignation. The resignation follows a January 8 misdemeanor […]

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FCPS Launches 2016 General Assembly Web Page


FCPS Launches 2016 General Assembly Web Page

WINCHESTER, Va – The Virginia General Assembly begins its 2016 legislative session this week and one area school division want to help you help them keep […]

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Quick winter blast delays schools


Quick winter blast delays schools

FRONT ROYAL, Va – A quick winter snow shower, coupled with gusty winds and falling temperatures Tuesday evening made for an interesting commute for many in the […]

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New bridge opens to northbound traffic


New bridge opens to northbound traffic

FRONT ROYAL, Va – Front Royal motorists finally got an up close look at a major transportation project underway in Warren County. Contractors for the Virginia […]

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Coyote predation on the decline in Virginia


Coyote predation on the decline in Virginia

BERRYVILLE, Va. (AP) — Fewer farmers in Virginia reported losing livestock to coyotes in fiscal year 2015. The Winchester Star reports during the past year, farms […]

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Hrbek will not seek re-election to a third term


Hrbek will not seek re-election to a third term

FRONT ROYAL, Va – During an otherwise uneventful, Monday night meeting, two-term incumbent Front Royal Town Councilman Bret Hrbek dropped a small political bombshell – he […]

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Virginia gets nearly $280K to help feed 5,000 seniors


Virginia gets nearly $280K to help feed 5,000 seniors

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia is getting nearly $280,000 this year to help feed 5,000 low-income seniors. The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services says […]

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Phylicia Rashad to speak at Shenandoah University on Jan. 25


Phylicia Rashad to speak at Shenandoah University on Jan. 25

Winchester, VA – Tony Award-winning actress, singer and stage director Phylicia Rashad, a household name as a result of her role as Clair Huxtable on the NBC […]

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5 projects earn nearly $200K to spur economic development


5 projects earn nearly $200K to spur economic development

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia is handing out nearly $200,000 to five projects in an effort to spur economic development and job creation in areas that […]

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Virginia 2016 legislative session to start Wednesday


Virginia 2016 legislative session to start Wednesday

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers are set to head back to Capitol for start of the 2016 legislative session. The session is scheduled to start […]

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South Fork Bridge set to receive traffic Monday


South Fork Bridge set to receive traffic Monday

FRONT ROYAL, Va – The Virginia Department of Transportation plans to open a portion of one of the longest bridges in the Commonwealth Monday. Northbound traffic […]

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Local residents join State Police ranks


Local residents join State Police ranks

RICHMOND, Va – Six Shenandoah Valley natives who graduated the Virginia State Police Academy in Richmond on Friday will begin their final phase of training next […]

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