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News - May 2018
News Archive

Finance director resigns
Third to leave job in 3 years
Posted 2018-05-24
For a third time in four years, Shenandoah County has launched a search for a finance director.
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Did little white lie lure firefighters to sex?
Posted 2018-05-24 By Keith Stickley
The young woman who as a juvenile consented to sex with six volunteer firefighters at Strasburg was portrayed in Shenandoah County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Friday as a liar.
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Football issues collide
Posted 2018-05-24
Detractors and supporters of Strasburg High School’s struggling football program took to social media early this week to rally those who share their views.
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Saturday walk to promote community unity
Posted 2018-05-24
A group of Central High School students is promoting an 18-mile walk in Woodstock Saturday to promote unity and kindness.
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Benefit bluegrass concert scheduled here
Posted 2018-05-24
A bluegrass concert to benefit the Shenandoah County Health Clinic will be held Saturday in Woodstock.
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Water, water everywhere…
…but too few drops to drink at Edinburg
Posted 2018-05-24
At the height of the rainiest season of the year, the Town of Edinburg has asked its more than 650 public utility system users to conserve water.
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472 high school seniors to graduate here
Posted 2018-05-24 By Brett Jones
Four hundred, seventy-two high school seniors are expected to receive graduate diplomas Friday and Saturday at Shenandoah County Public School commencement events.
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VFW to host Memorial Day event Monday
Posted 2018-05-24
A Memorial Day program to honor America’s veterans will be held Monday at VFW Post 2447 in Edinburg.
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Relay for Life sets $115,000 goal to fight cancer
Posted 2018-05-24 By Brett Jones
Shenandoah County’s Relay for Life, a funding project for cancer research, will hold its annual rally Friday, June 1 at Massanutten Military Academy in Woodstock.
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Historical society gives 3 preservation awards
Posted 2018-05-24
Three awards for “Excellence in Historic Preservation” were given during the annual meeting and banquet of the Shenandoah County Historical Society last week.
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Racing official named
Maurertown woman has long track history
Posted 2018-05-24
Doris Lineweaver of Maurertown, whose family has long been associated with harness horse racing, has been appointed racing secretary for Shenandoah Downs in Woodstock.
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Benefit tourney June 4
Posted 2018-05-24
The annual Randy Ward Memorial FFA Golf Tournament will be held Monday, June 4 at the Shenandoah Valley Golf Club, Front Royal.
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Man jailed for death threat with air gun
Posted 2018-05-24
A 32-year-old Mt. Jackson man who police say threatened another man’s life on the social media platform Snapchat is being held at the regional jail without bond.
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Strasburg student regional art winner
Posted 2018-05-24
Strasburg High School junior Kyle Rodrigue has won the 2018 Virginia School Boards Association Regional Art Contest.
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Death cause unknown for man, 57
Posted 2018-05-24
The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Department has asked the state medical examiner to determine the cause of death of a man whose body was found Saturday morning outside an abandoned textile plant near Edinburg.
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