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Broadway lifeguards recognized for helping unresponsive male

BROADWAY, Va. (WHSV) - The Rockingham County Department of Fire and Rescue thanked three lifeguards at the Broadway Pool who on July 4 pulled a 20-year-old unresponsive male from the pool and rendered care until Fire Rescue personnel arrived. The department said Brooklyn Collins, Malcolm Emswiler and Makenna Hardy did...
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Stanley parade winners announced

• Color Guard — Mount Carmel Regular Baptist Church. • Civic Entry — 1st Place – Page County High School Football Team; 2nd Place – Living River; 3rd Place – Fellowship Baptist Church. • Commercial Entry — 1st Place – Freeze Fencing; 2nd Place –...

Free medical services offered in Luray this weekend

A national nonprofit that operates free, pop-up medical clinics will set up in Luray this Saturday and Sunday. WMRA's Randi B. Hagi reports. Remote Area Medical, or RAM, will offer free dental, vision, and medical services at Luray High School this weekend. Clinic Coordinator Kim Faulkinbury said they were invited by and have been collaborating with the Page County Free Clinic.

What’s a cohousing community? Inside the plan for Juniper Hill Commons.

Juniper Hill Commons is slated to be the first cohousing neighborhood built in Harrisonburg — the culmination of a dream 10 years in the making. But before it can become a reality, it needs a few more future residents to commit to purchasing one of the twenty-seven houses yet to be built on the property, located on Keezletown Road.
Augusta Free Press

Shenandoah LGBTQ Center launches Community Health Worker program

The Shenandoah LGBTQ Center has launched a new program aimed at improving health outcomes for the local LGBTQ+ population. The center has hired Emma Neville, MSPH, to lead their new Community Health Worker program. Neville will work to improve health care navigation, health education and goal setting to improve coordination...
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Pat’s Chat (July 7)

Shenandoah Valley Academy was established in 1908 and exists “to provide a distinctly Seventh-day Adventist college preparatory program through experiences to produce disciples of Jesus who are compassionate citizens prepared for college and careers.”. Several years ago, my sweet family was going through the problems of separation and divorce...

HCPS Family Resource Center finds new home on S. Main Street

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) - Harrisonburg City Public School’s Family Resource Center and Welcome Center has been helping families and students around the Friendly City since the early 2000s but was constantly changing locations. The Welcome Center, previously the Intake Center, started in a trailer at the old Harrisonburg High...

Local law enforcement officers weigh in on public safety in crowded spaces

STAUNTON, Va. (WHSV) - When bad things happen around the world, it’s easy to wonder if the same thing could happen locally. Violent acts, like the shooting at the Highland Park Fourth of July parade can make it difficult to feel safe in crowded spaces. Local law enforcement officers said they look at what happens in other parts of the country and learn from it.

Strong to severe thunderstorms possible

July 5, 2022 National Weather Service synopsis A warm front will lift northward from the Carolinas while a cold front…. Allergy and Asthma Associates of Virginia, PC R. Steven Pence, MD 1967 Medical Avenue*Harrisonburg, VA 22801*(540) 442-1000 “We Help…. Monday, July 4, 2022. Here’s the WSVA local AccuWeather forecast...
Augusta Free Press

Seven new battlefield parks coming to the Shenandoah Valley

The Shenandoah Valley will soon have seven new battlefield parks with more than 1,700 acres of land opened to the public thanks to the Virginia General Assembly. As part of the Commonwealth’s biennial budget, the Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District will receive a $4.75 million appropriation in the state budget over the next two years to effectively promote heritage tourism, increase public access to preserved lands, and improve the visitor experience at already preserved battlefield sites throughout the Shenandoah Valley.

SVFC 70 respond to a propane tank explosion

The Shenandoah Volunteer Fire Company 70 (SVFC70) reports being assisted by the Elkton and Stanley Volunteer Fire Companies as they responded to a structure fire Sunday July 3. Fire units arrived at approximately 5:15 p.m. to find the single story home in the 600 block of 10th Street Shenandoah Virginia...

Adventure Trips and Clinics: Seasonal and Specialty

UREC offers a wide variety of seasonal and specialty trips and events. They range from more introductory level onsite clinics to overnight trips. All experience levels are welcome. To learn more about each type of trip and clinic offered, visit each section below. Registration for seasonal and specialty trips and...

WMRA Presents Mountain Stage - Live at the Forbes Center

Sunday, September 18, 2022 - Mountain Stage will be live in Harrisonburg!. WMRA is thrilled to present Mountain Stage with host Kathy Mattea featuring Joy Oladukun, Karan Casey Trio, The Heavy Heavy, at the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall at James Madison University. Tickets: $45 - Tickets...

Adventure Trips and Clinics: Paddle Sports

UREC offers a wide variety of paddle sport trips and clinics. They range from more introductory level onsite clinics to overnight trips. All experience levels are welcome. To learn more about each type of trip and clinic offered, visit each sections below. Registration for paddle sport trips and clinics takes...

Strong thunderstorms possible

July 6, 2022 Here’s the National Weather Service synopsis A cold front will meander over the Mid-Atlantic for the rest…. July 5, 2022 National Weather Service synopsis A warm front will lift northward from the Carolinas while a cold front…. Monday, July 4, 2022. Allergy and Asthma Associates of...

Barry Scott Royston

Barry Scott Royston, 61, of Luray, Va. passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2022. Arrangements are being handled by The Bradley Funeral Home in Luray, Va.

Shenandoah 12U All-Stars win Babe Ruth state tournament

WISE — The Shenandoah 12U All-Stars won four of five games over a four-day stretch to claim the 2022 Babe Ruth Softball Tournament championship on July 3 at Veldon Dotson Park way down in Wise, Va. The 12U All-Stars represented the Shenandoah Recreation League well in Wise as they...