Operation crash reduction initiative

The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office is taking part in the nationwide Operation Crash Reduction initiative through October 9th.

October is the deadliest month on the Virginia roadways.

Please drive safely and help reduce the number of crashes within our

Keep the following tips in mind, while driving:

  • ¬†Allow ample time to reach your destination safely.
  • Slow down and obey posted speed limits!
  • Be extra cautious of hazards and pedestrians during dusk and dawn.
  • Never drive when you are impaired or fatigued.
  • Stop for pedestrians at crosswalks!

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News Maker Winter Brooks on the Out of the Darkness Walk

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The Out of the Darkness Stephens City Walk is designed to bring awareness to Suicide prevention.

We spoke with one of the coordinators of the walk Winter Brooks in our latest News Maker segment.

The good news is brought to you by the town of Front Royal.

Winter tells us of the history of the walk, how you can get involved and maybe even help sponsor the event.

The walk takes place Sat. Oct. 9 starting at 10 a.m. at Sherando High School.

The event is part of the American Federation for Suicide Prevention.

Click here to hear the interview with Winter.

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