News Maker Preston Knight on SVEC elections

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) well hold its board of  directors elections this summer.

We spoke with SVEC Events and Communications Manager Preston Knight about that in our latest news maker.

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Preston explains who is eligible to run for the board and how the elections work.

He also explains how to get involved if you would like to be a board member.

Preston also gives us a breakdown of the districts that make up the SVEC services area.

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News Maker Dale Corey July 4 presentations starting July 1

The Sons of the American Revolution Colonel James Wood II Chapter will be reading the Declaration of Independence over the July 4 weekend.

We spoke with Sons of the American Revolution representative Dale Corey about where and when this will happen in our latest news maker.

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Dale tells us about what happens at these presentations.

He also tells us where the presentations will be taking place starting July 1.

Dale also tells us what it takes to become a member of the group and how to get in touch.

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News Maker Dale Corey July 4 presentations starting July 1
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News Maker Todd Jones on Warren County’s Budget and more

The Warren County budget was approved last night June 28 by the Board of Supervisors.

We spoke to the Warren County’s Director of Technology Todd Jones about the budget in our latest news maker.

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Todd gives us a through breakdown of the budget department by department.

He also tells us what’s planned for the Independence Day weekend including the fireworks displays in the county.

Todd also has information on a bus trip to National’s Park soon.

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News Maker Todd Jones on Warren County’s Budget and more

The Warren County budget was approved last night June 28 by the Board of Supervisors.

We spoke to the Warren County’s Director of Technology Todd Jones about the budget in our latest news maker.

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Todd gives us a through breakdown of the budget department by department.

He also tells us what’s planned for the Independence Day weekend including the fireworks displays in the county.

Todd also has information on a bus trip to National’s Park soon.

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News Maker Todd Jones on Warren County's Budget and more
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News Maker Joanne Royaltey on the Spotted Laternfly

Just yesterday June 27  the Virginia Department of Forestry (VDF) asked Virginians to report sightings of the Spotted Laternfly.

The Virginia  Cooperative Extension Service of Frederick County on the other hand says there is no need to tell them, they already know.

We spoke with Frederick County Extension Agent Joanne Royaltey about it in our latest news maker.

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Joanne tells us that the Extension Office is well aware of the Lanternfly’s infestation.

She also tells us what counties are under quarantine from the bug.

Joanne also has tips on getting rid of the insect.

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News Maker Joanne Royaltey on the Spotted Laternfly
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News Maker Andrea Cosans on C-Cap’s Freedge

Winchester’s Congregational Community Action Project (C-Cap) has officially opened  a free refrigeration unit that has fresh produce.

They call the unit the Freedge and it is available with fresh produce for families in need.

The unit is available for both pick up and or drop off at the Our Health Campus Winchester.

We spoke to C-Cap’s Executive Director Andrea Cosans about the Freedge in our latest news maker.

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Andrea tells us all about the Freedge and it’s history.

She also tells us that the Freedge is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Andrea also tells us that volunteers are welcome to help with the Freedge.

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News Maker Andrea Cosans on C-Cap's Freedge
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News Maker Taryn Logan on Warren Co. Summer Programs

Warren County has several summertime programs available this year.

We spoke to Warren County’s Deputy County Administrator Taryn Logan about some of  those programs in our latest news maker.

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Taryn tells us the great news of the pool opening for the season this Sat. June 18.

She also tells us of a special outing for Dad at Bing Crosby Stadium this Sat..

Taryn also tells us of some of the various programs some of which are already in progress throughout the county.

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News Maker Taryn Logan on Warren Co. Summer Programs
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News Makers Tony Carter and Dale Corey on living history

Warren Heritage Society and Colonel James Wood II Chapter Sons of the American Revolution are teaming up for a week of activities.

We spoke with Warren Heritage Society’s Tony Carter and Sons of the American Revolution member Dale Corey.

They tell us about the activities planned in our latest news maker.

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Dale tells us about what are basically hands on living history events for kids.

Tony tells us about the Warren Heritage Society and how to get in touch.

The Warren Heritage Society camps start June 20 on Chester Street in Front Royal.

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News Makers Tony Carter and Dale Corey on living history
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News Maker Rick Novak on dinosaurs coming to Front Royal

Front Royal’s Main Street will be shut down from Royal Avenue to Church Street tomorrow Fri. June 10.

The Jurassic Park Motor Pool Capitol Division will be hunting dinosaurs.

We spoke with Royal Cinema owner Rick Novak about the excitement expected to hit prehistoric downtown Front Royal in our latest news maker.

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Rick tells us about what to expect starting around 4 p.m. Fri.

He also has invited us all down to Main Street and confirms the times to be there.

Rick also tells us that the first 200 people to see the movie will receive a free dinosaur of their own.

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News Maker Rick Novak on dinosaurs coming to Front Royal
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News Maker Todd Jones on Warren Co. tax deadline

Warren County like so many other communities has extended their tax deadline.

We spoke to Warren County’s Director of Technology Todd Jones about the extension in our latest news maker.

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Todd explains the extension as well as the recent tax adjustment.

He also tells us about the community pool delayed opening and why.

Todd also tells us of future events coming to downtown, but that’s a secret.

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News Maker Todd Jones on Warren Co. tax deadline
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