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WCFR announce arrangements for Chief Cross

Warren County Fire and Rescue (WCFR) have announced by email the funeral arrangements have been made for the late Fortsmouth Volunteer Fire Chief Homer Larry Cross. Maddox Funeral Home 105 West Main Street Front Royal will be handling the arrangements. The funeral service will include Fire and Military Honors on...
WARREN COUNTY, VA
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theriver953.com

News Maker Sue Lawrence on the Chocolate Crawl

We spoke to the organizer of the event Sue Lawrence of Key Move Properties White Picket Fence in our latest news maker. News makers are sponsored by Warren County Together We are Community. Sue tells us of the expansion at this year’s crawl. She also tells us of the...
WARREN COUNTY, VA
pagevalleynews.com

Valley Health joins Peak Health

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. and WINCHESTER, Va., Jan. 27 — Valley Health has joined with West Virginia University (WVU) Health System, Mountain Health Network, and Marshall Health as an owner of Peak Health, a provider-led health insurance services company with the mission of making healthcare more accessible, understandable, and collaborative. “Valley...
WINCHESTER, VA
royalexaminer.com

Council upholds BAR denial of demolition permit for portions of old ‘Murphy Theater building’ in Front Royal’s Historic Downtown Business District

After hearing from SEESUU LLC applicant Gary Wayland (1:18:48 linked video mark) and his real estate agent Bill Barnett (1:29:22 mark), as well as three other public hearing speakers reiterating points made by 14 speakers at the December 13th Board of Architectural Review (BAR) public hearing opposing the SEESUU application for a partial demolition permit for the historic “Murphy Theater” building at 131 East Main Street, the Front Royal Town Council unanimously upheld the BAR denial of that application.
FRONT ROYAL, VA
theriver953.com

Furever Friday: Meet Ranger

Welcome back to Furever Friday! Each week, we spotlight an adoptable Pet from the Humane Society of Warren County. This week we’re featuring Ranger who was found by a Park Ranger after being dropped off at the Appalachian Trail. Ranger is about 5 years old very sweet with a sleek black coat. Ranger deserves a good home instead of being dropped off and forgotten.
WARREN COUNTY, VA
royalexaminer.com

Save the Dates: Front Royal Chocolate Crawl is back

The Front Royal Chocolate Crawl is back for its 3rd year, and it is BIGGER than ever. With over 20 businesses on our list, you’re guaranteed to find something amazing (to purchase) and meet some fantastic people in the process. This sounds like a chocolate covered win/win to us!
FRONT ROYAL, VA
theriver953.com

News Maker Todd Jones on Warren County Government

As we do every Thursday, we check in with Warren County in our latest news maker. We spoke with news maker Warren County Director of Technology Todd Jones. News makers are brought to you by Warren County Together We are Community. Todd assures us that the Warren County Board of...
WARREN COUNTY, VA
WHSV

Strasburg community works to make town more accessible

STRASBURG, Va. (WHSV) - Community members in Strasburg are working to improve accessibility in the town. For some people, going in and out of doors or going up and down stairs is a simple task. It’s something that doesn’t even take a second thought. However, for others, it can really be a challenge. It’s something you may plan your entire day around.
STRASBURG, VA
christendom.edu

An Answer for the Age and for All Ages: Reflecting on 45 Years

In honor of Christendom’s 45th anniversary this year, College Executive Vice President Mark Rohlena wrote this reflection for the latest issue of Instaurare Magazine on the last 45 years of Christendom, how it came to be, and why the mission of the college matters more than ever. In July...
FRONT ROYAL, VA
cbs19news

Police chase in Frederick County results in multiple charges

FREDERICK COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A man from Winchester is facing multiple charges after leading police on a chase through Frederick County last week. According to the Virginia State Police, 44-year-old John P. Scaperotto has been charged with possession of a schedule I/II drug, eluding law enforcement, assault on law enforcement, reckless driving, driving on a revoked license, fictitious vehicle registration, operating an uninsured vehicle, and littering.
theriver953.com

Fortsmouth Fire Chief passes away

Warren County Fire and Rescue announced the sudden passing of Fortsmouth Volunteer Fire and Rescue Chief Larry Homer Cross. Communities and fire companies across the region expressed their sympathy for the loss. Members of the Fortsmouth Volunteer Fire Department found Cross unresponsive Jan. 23 at the fire station. Even after...
WARREN COUNTY, VA
royalexaminer.com

Concern Hotline named beneficiary of Ride with Rotary

Rotary Club of Warren County is excited to announce their beneficiary for the Ride with Rotary 2023 is Concern Hotline! Watch this video with Executive Director, Rusty Holland, as he shares a little about who the Concern Hotline is and what they offer to Warren County and surrounding counties. Learn...
WARREN COUNTY, VA
theriver953.com

FCPS announce the naming of their new Superintendent

The Frederick County School Board has announced the appointment of Doctor Georg C. Hummer as the next Superintendent of Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS). Hummer brings over 18 years of experience in public education to the position. Hummer will leave his position as chief Student Support Services Officer at Stafford...
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Sports: Thursday, January 26, 2023

Clarke-Strasburg Hoop PPD, WVU Breaks Big-12 Road Skid, Caps Return Home. LAST NIGHT’S HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL GAME BETWEEN CLARKE COUNTY AND STRASBURG WAS POSTPONED. THAT GAME WILL BE PLAYED TONIGHT WITH AN AIR TIME OF 7:20. RYAN RUTHERFORD HAS THE CALL ON FOX SPORTS RADIO 1450. IN OTHER...
STRASBURG, VA
dcnewsnow.com

FCPS considers minimizing class sizes

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) want to improve the student-to-teacher ratio, but doing so has a big price tag and other problems to solve. Read more here: https://www.dcnewsnow.com/news/local-news/maryland/frederick-county-md/fcps-considers-minimizing-class-sizes/. FCPS considers minimizing class sizes. Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) want to improve the student-to-teacher ratio, but doing so has a big...
NBC 29 News

Luray community comes together to help build Restoration Park

LURAY, Va. (WHSV) - A major community project is officially underway in Luray. The West Luray Rec Center is working with several local contractors to build the Luray Restoration Park which would bring some new recreation options to the town. “Especially on the west end of Luray but in general...
LURAY, VA
fireapparatusmagazine.com

Gore (VA) Volunteer Fire to Unveil New $600K Engine Sunday

Gore Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company will unveil a brand-new fire engine at 4 p.m. Sunday, replacing an aged 1994 model with a red 2022 Pierce Enforcer, WinchesterStar.com reported. The arrival of the $615,000 engine marks the first unused piece of equipment the fire company in western Frederick County has...