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frederick county park closings

no responses. March 14, 2020 Jacob Schuster

Frederick County Parks and Rec responds to coronavirus


Frederick County Parks and Rec responds to coronavirus

In response to the coronavirus, all scheduled programs and sports leagues, basicREC, community centers, trips and private indoor rentals have been closed, cancelled or postponed until […]

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Frederick County telecommunications tower

no responses. February 15, 2020 News_one

Frederick County votes on telecommunications tower by-right use


Frederick County votes on telecommunications tower by-right use

The Frederick County Board of Supervisors voted 4-3 to deny a proposed code amendment that would have made 100-foot telecommunications towers a by-right use, meaning no […]

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decrease in inmates

no responses. January 27, 2020 News_one

Local jail sees decrease in inmates


Local jail sees decrease in inmates

The state Department of Corrections is transferring inmates from the Northwestern Regional Adult Detention Center to state prisons at a higher rate, reducing overcrowding and saving […]

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crossover boulevard bridge

no responses. January 17, 2020 News_one

81 lane closures expected with bridge work


81 lane closures expected with bridge work

Frederick County is proceeding with the construction of the Crossover Boulevard bridge over Interstate 81. The construction site is located south of I-81 exit 313. During […]

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Education Watch

no responses. July 16, 2018 News_one

Education Watch: Monday, July 16, 2018


Education Watch: Monday, July 16, 2018

Millbrook High School in Frederick County has named Ashley Plaugher as the Schools new head softball coach. Ashley is a 2007 graduate of Millbrook High School […]

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lemuel lee roberts

no responses. January 16, 2020 News_one

Frederick County man charged with murder of ex-wife


Frederick County man charged with murder of ex-wife

Frederick County man Lemuel Lee Roberts, 31 is accused of killing his ex-wife Kaitlin Roberts. On Saturday, Jan. 11, Kaitlin Roberts, 31, was found lying dead […]

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second carjacking suspect arrested

no responses. January 15, 2020 News_one

Suspect identified in fatal hit-and-run


Suspect identified in fatal hit-and-run

Virginia State Police has identified an individual involved in the fatal hit-and-run of a bicyclist in Frederick County over the weekend. Christofer A. Valeriano-Lanza, 20, of Winchester, […]

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board of supervisors meeting

no responses. January 14, 2020 News_one

Frederick County invited to join West Virginia


Frederick County invited to join West Virginia

The West Virginia Senate adopted a resolution Monday reminding Frederick County of a 158-year-old invitation to become the state’s 56th county. On Friday, State Sen. Charles […]

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second carjacking suspect arrested

no responses. January 13, 2020 News_one

Driver sought in fatal hit-and-run


Driver sought in fatal hit-and-run

Virginia State Police Trooper J. Myers is investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash involving a bicyclist in Frederick County. The crash occurred Jan. 11 at 1:41 a.m. […]

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Point-in-Time homeless count set for Jan. 22


Point-in-Time homeless count set for Jan. 22

The Western Virginia Continuum of Care (CoC) will conduct its annual Point-in-Time homeless count for Winchester and Frederick County on Jan. 22. The count collects demographic […]

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project connect

no responses. December 14, 2019 News_one

United Way Opens 2020 Impact Grant Program for Letters of Intent


United Way Opens 2020 Impact Grant Program for Letters of Intent

United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley has opened up the 2020-2021 Community Impact Grant Program for local nonprofits and agencies. The intent of this program is […]

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Opioid Overdoses Jump Up in the Valley


Opioid Overdoses Jump Up in the Valley

December 9, 2019 WINCHESTER – Reported opioid overdoses have risen in the Shenandoah Valley. According to the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition, a highly potent batch […]

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