News Maker Zach Hottle on Valley Pike being commemorated

Route 11 also known as Old Valley Pike was pivotal for many different reasons in the Shenandoah Valley.

The history behind the route is now commemorated with a plaque in Woodstock telling its story.

We spoke with Shenandoah County Public Library Archivist Zach Hottle about the plaque in our latest news maker.

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Zach gives us the details on the plaque and how it came about.

He also tells us how these plaques are sponsored, financed, and maintained.

Zach also tells us that these plaques are more than just Civil War history but history of community as well.

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