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  • #2 - Theft of video game items from residence under investigation
  • #3 - Renovated house to play new role: artist residency
  • #4 - Out of the Past . . . From the Archives of The Winchester Star
  • #5 - Ex-Blackbird pilot recounts flying world’s fastest airplane

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Today’s Frederick County Fair schedule

Today at the  Frederick  County Fair 7:30 a.m.-noon: All livestock entered 9-11:30 a.m.: Remaining exhibits entered 4 p.m.: Gates open 6 p.m.: Rides... Read More

Renovated house to play new role: artist residency

WINCHESTER — In an old house where yellowed newspaper serves as some of the insulation and horsehair plaster covers the walls,... Read More

No ban on poultry as local fair gets underway

CLEAR BROOK — There will be plenty of poultry at the Frederick County Fair, despite an avian flu virus that’s creeping... Read More

Imaginations run wild at camp for budding inventors

WINCHESTER What do you get when you give several dozen young, creative minds access to mountains of recycled materials and scrap... Read More

Ex-Blackbird pilot recounts flying world’s fastest airplane

BERRYVILLE — What would it be like to pilot a plane that can fly from Los Angeles to Washington Dulles International... Read More

Hite family returns to Belle Grove for reunion

MIDDLETOWN — On Saturday evening, descendants of Frederick County’s first settler learned a lot about what happened here when Joist Hite... Read More

For steam engine buffs, it’s always full steam ahead

BERRYVILLE — Steam engines started out as a business for William Ireland, but they’ve become a tradition for... Read More

This week’s government meetings

Theft of video game items from residence under investigation

SPORTS HEADLINES

Post 21 rebounds to win District 16 title, advances to state tournament

Royals drop two, will face Woodstock in one-game playoff

Wrestler Wisman takes second at Junior Nationals

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