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Local World War II veteran leaves behind legacy of courage, honor

WINCHESTER — Ward Snyder’s service in the U.S. Navy during World War II could certainly be described as nothing short of extraordinary. Read More

Frederick looks to capitalize on recreational resources

MIDDLETOWN — In his 1992 book "Classic Virginia Rivers: A Paddler’s Guide to Premier Whitewater and Scenic Float Trips in the Old Dominion," Ed Grove called Cedar Creek "perhaps the best trip for shepherded novices in the state of Virginia." Read More

Frederick looks for input on Sherando Park

STEPHENS CITY — The Frederick County Parks and Recreation Department will conduct a public meeting at the Sherando High School Parks and Recreation Community Center at 6 p.m. on Tuesday to get citizen feedback on proposed changes to Sherando Park. Read More

Timber Ridge School ceremony looks ahead to graduates’ future

CROSS JUNCTION — Speaking to a crowd gathered at Timber Ridge School’s graduation ceremony, former NFL kicker Mark Moseley held up his hand to show off his Super Bowl XVII ring. Read More

Eagles make a nest and history in Winchester

WINCHESTER — A pair of eagles dubbed Ethel and Edgar have soared into the record books. Read More

Woman charged with DUI after wreck injures son on U.S. 50

GORE — A woman faces DUI and child endangerment charges Friday after she wrecked on Northwestern Pike (U.S. 50), injuring herself and 11-year-old son, according to Virginia State Police spokesman Sgt. F.L. Tyler. Read More

Crash snarls traffic on Interstate 81

MIDDLETOWN — A crash on Interstate 81 northbound just south of the Interstate 66 interchange sent two people to the hospital Friday morning. Read More

Overnight lane closures set for road work on stretch of highway

STAUNTON — Overnight lane closures are scheduled for northbound and southbound Interstate 81 in Frederick County for four consecutive nights beginning Tuesday, the Virginia Department of Transportation announced. Read More


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