News Maker Tammy Sharpe on Women’s Wellness Workshop

The Phoenix Project with the Front Royal Women’s Resource Center are teaming up to host a Women’s Wellness Workshop on Jan. 28.

We spoke with Phoenix Project Executive Director Tammy Sharpe about the event in our latest news maker.

News makers are sponsored by Warren County Together We are Community.

Tammy tells us all about the activities planned starting at 9 a.m. by zoom.

She also includes the incentives for registering early to receive the zoom link information.

Tammy also tells us that the event is open to all woman no matter what county they may live in.

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News Maker Megan Gordon of PACA on their Polar Plunge

Page Alliance for Community Action (PACA) will hold a Polar Plunge on Feb. 18 at Lake Arrowhead.

We spoke with PACP Program Director Megan Gordon about the event in our latest news maker.

News makers are sponsored by Warren County Together We are Community.

Megan tells us of the event and why it is important to sign up before Jan. 31.

She also tells us of the major incentives to participate in the Polar Plunge and the reasons to attend even if you don’t want to take the plunge.

Megan also tells us of the services that PACA provides for the community.

Click here for Megan’s news maker.

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News Maker Todd Jones on Warren County

As we do every Thursday, we are checking in with Warren County.

Todd Jones the Warren County Director of Technology joins us in our latest news maker.

News makers are brought to you by Warren County Together We are Community.

Todd has a word of caution for us when it comes to the recent weather.

He also tells us about a great chance to keep the kids busy and active during the Christmas break.

Todd also tells of good ways to stay in shape anytime thanks to Warren County Parks and Recreation.

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News Maker Amy Simmons on a Citizens’ Academy

The City of Winchester is offering the Insight Citizens’ Academy in early January.

We spoke with the Director of Communications for Winchester Amy Simmons about the academy in our latest news maker.

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Amy gives us a little history behind the academy that offers citizens an inside look at city government.

She also tells us what is involved with the several sessions that the academy offers.

Amy also reminds us that space is limited and registration should be made soon here.

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News Maker Lenny Millholland on holiday preparations

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is preparing for the holiday season.

We spoke to Frederick County Sheriff Lenny Millholland about those preparation and some precautions you should take in our latest news maker.

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Lenny tells us how you can protect yourself during the holidays.

He also tells us that sobriety check points will be in place to help keep citizens safe.

Lenny also welcomes his new Deputies and tells us what it takes to join the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office.

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News Maker Todd Jones on end of year government

Warren County Government is wrapping up the year and getting ready for the Holiday break.

We spoke with Warren County Director of Technology Todd Jones in our latest news maker.

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Todd tells us about the last Board of Supervisor’s meeting and preparation for the new year.

He also tells us about the office doors at the Government Center being decorated for the Holidays.

Todd also tells us why his office door has yet to be decorated and what he has been up to in helping the County better serve the Community.

He also has parks and recreation activities for the kids during school break.

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News Maker Paula Nofsinger on Winchester’s free health clinic

On Dec. 5 The City of Winchester announced the opening of  their free for employees health clinic.

We spoke to the City of Winchester Chief of Staff Paula Nofsinger about it in our latest news maker.

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Paula explains the inspiration behind the clinic and how it works.

She also explains who operates the clinic where its located and who is eligible for its services.

Paula also tells us that the clinic is hoping to expand its services in the future as well.

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News Maker Paula Nofsinger on Winchester's free health clinic
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News Maker Wayne Sager on the new Police headquarters

Strasburg Town Council at the last work session approved the purchase of the 115 King St. location for the new Police headquarters.

We spoke with Strasburg Police Chief Wayne Sager about it in our latest news maker.

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Wayne tells us what the new location means to the Police and community in Strasburg.

He also tells us the plan for the new facility and the space it offers for his Officers.

Wayne explains the timeline involved with opening this new facility and getting his staff into the building.

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News Maker Brian Foley on the Skywarn weather course

A valley wide Skywarn course is being offered by the Warren County Fire and Rescue and National Weather Service.

This is an attempt to prevent property damage when bad storms arrive.

We spoke with Warren County Fire and Rescue’s Deputy Emergency Coordinator Brian Foley in our latest news maker.

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Brian tells us about the course and how it teaches basic weather technology.

He also tells us that the course is free and being held Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. at the Public Safety Building on 200 Skyline Vista Dr. Front Royal.

Brian explains where the course is held in Warren County anyone from neighboring counties is invited to the informative course.

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News Maker Brian Foley on the Skywarn weather course
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News Makers Todd and Lisa on holiday decoration safety

Mishaps and property damage are unfortunately often a part of the holiday season.

To try and prevent tragedies we talk with Warren County Director of Technology Todd Jones and Lisa Wilbanks of Warren County Fire and Rescue in our latest news maker.

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Todd has some rather startling statistics on the number of fires and deaths caused by holiday decorations.

Lisa offers some tips on preventing that from happening in your home.

Both Todd and Lisa also remind us of the offer of free smoke detectors from the Warren County Fire and Rescue and how to get one.

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News Makers Todd and Lisa on holiday decoration safety
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