• #1 - Police find man from standoff dead from self-inflicted gunshot
  • #2 - New laws take effect in Va. today
  • #3 - Man found dead after allegedly stealing vehicle
  • #4 - Blaze guts house  near Stephens City
  • #5 - Local impact of  2 grocery chains’ merger unknown


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Prekindergarten program to grow with grant money

WINCHESTER — The city school division will offer a record eight prekindergarten classes in the fall, thanks to a $4.3 million,... Read More

City commonwealth’s attorney election to be held Nov. 3

WINCHESTER — A date has been set for a special election to fill the position of city commonwealth’s attorney. The election... Read More

Man sought in hotel robbery

WINCHESTER — City Police are searching for the man who robbed the Best Western Lee-Jackson at 711 Millwood Ave. on Monday... Read More

New laws take effect in Va. today

WINCHESTER — Dozens of new laws are set to take effect throughout the state today. A few highlights are: Hemp: Farmers... Read More

Man found dead after allegedly stealing vehicle

WINCHESTER — A man was found dead in Berkeley County, W.Va., Tuesday after he allegedly stole a vehicle from a female... Read More

Blaze guts house  near Stephens City

STEPHENS CITY — A fire destroyed the home of a Frederick County couple Tuesday night. Capt. Keith Jenkins with Frederick County... Read More