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Full-day kindergarten adds learning, social time

WINCHESTER — Joined by her 16 students, Apple Pie Ridge kindergarten teacher Amy Whipkey mimicked a snowman melting while singing “The... Read More

County attorney to serve as interim administrator

WINCHESTER — Seven months after Frederick County Administrator John R. Riley Jr. announced he would retire, Board of Supervisors Chairman Richard... Read More

Expenses prompt city to OK hiring freeze

WINCHESTER — Some new expenses anticipated for fiscal year 2016 led city staff to propose a temporary hiring freeze, which was... Read More

Localities weigh adding jobs to combat heroin

WINCHESTER — Members of the Addiction Action Committee (AAC) proposed to city and Frederick County officials on Thursday the creation of... Read More

Concern over Kernstown intersection

KERNSTOWN — Many of the three dozen people who voiced their concerns at an open house Thursday regarding congestion at the... Read More

Local Habitat gears up for Women Build

WINCHESTER — Habitat for Humanity of Winchester-Frederick County will participate in the National Women Build project, with the goal of recruiting... Read More

Blaze badly damages home

GORE — A fire in northwestern Frederick County did about $90,000 worth of damage to a residence Wednesday night. According to... Read More

Scout, now storm chaser, draws parallels at event

WINCHESTER It’s unlikely that many Boy Scouts will follow in Reed Timmer’s footsteps. He was the first person to record high-definition footage... Read More

Senior housing debated in town

BERRYVILLE — Without enough members to actually do business, the Berryville Area Development Authority on Wednesday night still asked questions... Read More

4 in B’ville arrested on drug charges

Vogel asks governor for more information on his appointees

Police warn: Leaving accident scene illegal

Comstock appointed to 3 more committees

Sleet makes afternoon travel treacherous

Sleet coats sidewalks, roadways


Freshman Bigsby fits right in for Sherando’s swim team

Outsider’s perspective (by Kevin Trudgeon): Not about that action

Hornets picked to win ODAC baseball title


Area is behind in posterior popularity

Belle Grove kicks off dinner series with party

Winchester Phil will make debut at library

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