• #1 - Triplett indicted on new drug charge
  • #2 - Crowds disco night away at ’70s dance party
  • #3 - Queen-designate Ahna brings sunshine to dinner
  • #4 - Singers take home top prizes at Bloom talent show
  • #5 - Damaging April freezes hit local fruit crops hard


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Berryville police officers get tool to prevent drug overdose deaths

BERRYVILLE — Law enforcement officials here will soon be equipped with naloxone to help reverse the effects of a heroin overdose. Read More

Queen-designate Ahna brings sunshine to dinner

WINCHESTER — It was dreary and overcast outside, but the smile on Queen Shenandoah LXXXIX-designate Ahna Cameron’s face lit up the room Thursday night during The Village at Orchard Ridge Queen’s Dinner at the Best Western Lee-Jackson Inn and Conference Center. Read More

Crowds disco night away at ’70s dance party

WINCHESTER — Men in heels, women donning glitter tops and bell-bottoms and, of course, pink and green everywhere. It could only be the Grove’s Winchester Harley-Davidson Thursday Night Live ’ 70s Dance Party. Read More

Damaging April freezes hit local fruit crops hard

WINCHESTER — The local peach crop was almost wiped out by freezing temperatures earlier this month. Read More

Berryville will go to the polls for Town Council seats

BERRYVILLE — The town’s future may be shaped by Tuesday’s Town Council election featuring three contested races and seven candidates. Read More

Frederick mourns former leader

WINCHESTER — More than 150 people paid their respects to Richard Gaither “Dickie” Dick in the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church in downtown Winchester on Thursday afternoon. Read More

Volunteers a major force at festival

WINCHESTER — It takes thousands of volunteers every year to ensure the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival doesn’t lose its bloom. Read More

State GOP to hear FCRC appeal

HARRISONBURG — The appeal of a recent Frederick County Republican Committee mass meeting is scheduled to be heard by the Republican Party of Virginia’s State Central Committee today in Harrisonburg. Read More

Triplett indicted on new drug charge

WINCHESTER — A Frederick County woman already charged with homicide and distribution of heroin was indicted April 19 on an additional heroin possession count, court records show. Read More

Man who assaulted correctional officer gets nine months

WINCHESTER — A Farmville man was sentenced Thursday to nine months behind bars for assaulting a correctional officer. Read More

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