News Maker Linda Tyler on breaking world records for 242

The 2 for 2 Foundation wants to get you into the Guinness Book of World Records.

There are 2 world records being challenged on Oct. 29 at Frederick County Fairgrounds for the 2 for 2 Foundation.

The Foundation is attempting to get an indoor Olympic size pool and Ice Rink facility into the area.

We spoke to 2 for 2 Foundation Chairperson Linda Tyler in our latest news maker.

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Linda tells us about the 2 world records the Foundation is trying for and how you can help with the effort.

She also tells us how the effort is going to get the facility built for the entire region to enjoy.

Linda also tells us that a location for the facility will be announced soon.

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News Maker Linda Tyler on breaking world records for 242
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News Maker Shannon Urum on a Suicide Prevention Run

A motorcycle run to raise awareness of suicide prevention is planned for September 18 with several stops in the valley.

We spoke to Prevention and Wellness Services Coordinator at the Northwestern Community Services Board Shannon Urum about it in our latest news maker.

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Shannon tells us this ride will start in Warren County and end in Luray with stops along the way.

She also tells what is expected at each stop and who benefits from the event.

Shannon also tells us how to get involved as either a rider or volunteer at one of the stops.

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News Maker Brian Patrick on Skyline Indie Film Festival

The 10th annual Skyline Indie Film Festival features over 55 independently  made films and starts Sept. 8.

We spoke with Co-Director and Festival Founder Brian Patrick about the festival in our latest news maker.

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Brian gives us a little history behind the festival.

He also tells us where you can catch some of the showings this year.

Brian also tells us how you can submit a film and get involved either by watching films or submitting your own film.

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News Maker Todd Jones on the latest on Broadband

First it’s a busy weekend full of Labor day festivities in Warren County.

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

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Todd first tells us about some of the activities this weekend.

He also tells us that at the next Warren County Board of Supervisors meeting Sept. 6 they  will focus on the latest on the Broadband initiative for the county.

Todd also teases a little bit about the 50th anniversary of the Festival of Leaves in Oct..

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News Makers Williams and Kines on Habitat for Humanity

Blue Ridge Habitat for Humanity of Winchester Frederick County provides services for those in need in communities around the valley.

We spoke with Program Manager Jolie Williams and Restore store Manger Adin Kines in our latest news maker.

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Adin tells us about what the Restore store has to offer and how it benefits Habitat for Humanity.

Jolie tells us how people can qualify for services from Habitat for Humanity.

Both tell us how Habitat for Humanity can benefit people in the Shenandoah Valley.

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News Maker Tony Carter on Warren Heritage Society Tours

The Warren Heritage Society is offering tours starting this Sat. Aug. 27.

There will also be a tour of Historic Bel Air in Sept.

We spoke with Warren Heritage Society Representative and Archivist  Tony Carter about the tours and more in our latest news maker.

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Tony tells us what the Warren Heritage Society has to offer.

He also tells us about several tours and activities the Society is offering.

Tony also tells us how you can become a member of the Society.

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News Makers Magalis and Cline on Warren County Drug Court

Warren County Drug Court is closer to becoming a reality.

We spoke to Front Royal Police Captain Crystal Cline and Chief Kahle Magalis about it in our latest news maker.

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Crystal tells us the Drug Court will be represented at the annual National Night Out Aug. 2 at the Gazebo in Front Royal from 6 to 9 p.m..

Kahle tells us what it takes and what it is going to take to get the Drug Court in Warren County.

Both are confident that the Drug Court will be a reality in a year or possibly less.

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News Maker Tim Bristol on Clarke Co. National Night Out

All week we have been telling you about National Night Out set for Tues. Aug.2.

Frederick County National Night Out is reviewed by news maker Lenny Millholland here.

News Makers Chief Magalis and Captain Cline tell us about Front Royal Warren County set up here.

In today’s news maker we spoke with Sergeant Tim Bristol about Clarke County’s National Night Out.

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Tim tells us where National Night Out will be held in Clarke County.

He also tells us of that Jumptown will be entertaining the crowd this year.

National Night Out is a great chance to become familiar with the men and women of law enforcement and first responders in our area.

We at the River 953 and Sports Radio 1450 encourage you and the family to take advantage of this opportunity to get to know and thank those that serve.

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News Maker Taryn Logan on boat landing upgrades

Warren County made some upgrades to various boat landings around the county.

Did you know that there are nine boat landings in the county?

We spoke with Warren County’s Deputy County Administrator Taryn Logan about it in our latest news maker.

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Taryn tells us what boat landings have been improved and how.

She also tells us of future plans for upgrades with possibility of more landings being added.

Taryn also tells us where the funding comes from to conduct these improvements. 

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