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snakehead

no responses. May 23, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Northern Snakehead Found in Lake Frederick


Northern Snakehead Found in Lake Frederick

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is warning the public that a northern snakehead was discovered in Frederick County last week. The exotic species […]

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click it or ticket

no responses. May 22, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Route 522 “Click it or Ticket” Checkpoint Finds Violators


Route 522 “Click it or Ticket” Checkpoint Finds Violators

Local law enforcement is cracking down with the start of this year’s national “Click it or Ticket” campaign. Police across the nation are stepping up enforcement […]

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jordan springs elementary

no responses. May 22, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Principal Selected for Jordan Springs Elementary School


Principal Selected for Jordan Springs Elementary School

Frederick County Public Schools has selected a principal for its new Jordan Springs Elementary School. Justin Raymond, the current principal of Apple Pie Ridge Elementary School, […]

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Northern Shenandoah Valley Financial Education Volunteers Ready for Service


Northern Shenandoah Valley Financial Education Volunteers Ready for Service

Twelve volunteers from throughout the Northern Shenandoah Valley recently participated in the Master Financial Education Volunteer training offered through Virginia Cooperative Extension in Winchester. Elizabeth Banks […]

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VDOT to Suspend Road Work for Memorial Day Weekend


VDOT to Suspend Road Work for Memorial Day Weekend

In an effort to ease the flow of traffic over the Memorial Day Weekend, the Virginia Department of Transportation has announced that it will be suspending […]

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Senator Mark Warner to Hold Events In Shenandoah Valley


Senator Mark Warner to Hold Events In Shenandoah Valley

Beginning on Friday, May 17, 2019 U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) will travel to the upper Shenandoah Valley for two days of events with community […]

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tourism

no responses. May 15, 2019 Janet Michael

Winchester-Frederick County Kick Off Guided Tours


Winchester-Frederick County Kick Off Guided Tours

The Winchester-Frederick County Convention & Visitors Bureau and its partners are pleased to announce a schedule of guided tours that will take place this spring through […]

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jordan springs elementary

no responses. May 12, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Frederick Schools Offering New, Modern Lunch Option


Frederick Schools Offering New, Modern Lunch Option

Frederick County’s three high schools are launching a new lunch option for students. The school system’s goal is to offer additional fresh, healthy food in a […]

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settlement

no responses. May 10, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Stephens City and Frederick Water Reach Settlement


Stephens City and Frederick Water Reach Settlement

Stephens City and Frederick Water have finally ended their legal dispute with a settlement agreement. Their disagreement stemmed from a contract that had allowed the company […]

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wardensville grade fire

no responses. May 9, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Wardensville Grade Fire Threatens Storage Building


Wardensville Grade Fire Threatens Storage Building

A Wardensville Grade fire Monday (5/6/2019) evening threatened a storage building with explosives inside. Units were dispatched to the blaze, located in the 4300 block of […]

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clorox

no responses. May 8, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Frederick Commission Not in Favor of Rezoning for Clorox


Frederick Commission Not in Favor of Rezoning for Clorox

Last week, Frederick County’s Planning Commission voted to recommend against amending the county’s Comprehensive Plan to allow a new Clorox plant in the Clearbrook Area. Clorox’s […]

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truck drivers

no responses. May 8, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

State Police Safety Initiative Takes Truck Drivers Off I-81


State Police Safety Initiative Takes Truck Drivers Off I-81

A recent safety operation in Stephens City led to five commercial truck drivers on I-81 being placed out of service. The safety initiative lasted  from 10 […]

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