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Fun Fact June 29, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and today another new addition to my collection.  Ok, well it’s “new” to me.  The other day, on my way to work, I found a pair of

Fun Fact June 22, 2021.

Tool time Tuesdays and we ask to lop, or not to lop.  I, like a lot of dads, received gifts for Father’s Day this past Sunday.  One of the gifts

Fun Fact June 15, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and today we’re punching some holes.  My youngest son, Levi, was reading to me and in the story one of the characters used an awl, more specifically

Fun Fact June 8, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and today we’re in the kitchen.  My coworker, Genesis, and I were talking about a must have in the kitchen and she thought a whisk is something

Fun Fact June 1, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and a flashback to my youth.  When I was a teenager I worked on my Grandmothers dairy farm with my Uncle George.  In addition to milking cows,

Fun Fact May 25, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and today a common tool, the Phillips screwdriver. The credited inventor of the Phillips screw was John P. Thompson who, in 1932, patented a recessed cruciform screw

Fun Fact May 18, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and it’s a tasty one today.  Ever heard of a biscuit joiner?  For some, a biscuit is joined by grape jelly or gravy and eaten.  This biscuit

Fun Fact May 11, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and we’re trying to get in shape.  If someone is in shape they are described as being “chiseled.”  If you want to shape something you’ll need a

Fun Fact May 4, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and today we’ll see if it measures up.  I’m in the process of designing a tool to help me strip copper wire.  The design currently resides in

Fun Fact April 27, 2021.

Tool time Tuesday and today we’re grinding, on an angle.  My oldest son, Mason, was fabricating a spare tire mount for his truck over the weekend and one of the

News Maker Wendy May on FredCo Eats Week

FredCo Restaurants Eats Week begins Jan. 31 and goes through Feb. 6 showcasing the foods of restaurants in Frederick County. We spoke with Frederick County’s Economic

VSP are having a busy snow day

An email from Virginia State Police (VSP) Public Relations Coordinator Shelby Crouch reports the accident situation regarding the inclement weather. As of 9 o’clock last


SVEC restore power

An email from Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) reports that only about 19 members lost power in yesterday’s storm. If you are still without power

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Missing Frederick County juvenile located

The missing juvenile, 14 year old Rae-Anna Allen of Frederick County, has been located safely in Arkansas. Christopher Lane Stone, 22, of Hope, Arkansas was

Free COVID-19 tests in Front Royal

The Virginia Department of Health is offering free COVID-19 tests in Front Royal. On the next three Wednesdays, January 19th, 26th and February 2nd, free

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HSWC’s 3rd Annual Polar Plunge

The Humane Society of Warren County is hosting their 3rd annual Polar Plunge at Lake Culpeper in the Front Royal 4H Center. The fun and