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Tuesday, September 28th, 2021

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Frederick panel discusses creating transportation fund

WINCHESTER — The Frederick County Transportation Committee on Monday discussed creating a transportation fund in which the county governmen… Read more

Stalled nursing home seeks council's approval again

WINCHESTER — A nursing home that was never built after its zoning was approved by City Council seven years ago is once again on Winchester’… Read more

Frederick supervisors reduce size of Orrick Commons development

WINCHESTER — The Frederick County Board of Supervisors voted Wednesday night to change the proffers for 33.61 acres. Read more


Homeschooling sees an uptick during pandemic

Kerry Higdon's 10-year-old son Kol has attended private school, public school, and a Montessori school, but he never thrived no matter what… Read more

Viral TikTok challenge leads to school bathroom vandalism

WINCHESTER — School bathrooms around the country are being vandalized because of a viral TikTok challenge encouraging teens to do so. Read more




Handley takes second, Millbrook third at district golf tournament

FRONT ROYAL — After Millbrook senior Will Croyle finished his round on Monday at Blue Ridge Shadows Golf Club with a solid but below his ex… Read more


Athlete Spotlight: James Wood boys' cross country runner Nathaniel Woshner

James Wood High School 17-year-old senior Read more



Clubs & organizations

Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign Read more


Arts Chorale making a return to live performances

WINCHESTER — After COVID-19 kept them offstage for more than a year, members of The Arts Chorale of Winchester are ready to once again sing… Read more


2021 National Sheepdog Finals set for Oct. 5-10 at Belle Grove Plantation

MIDDLETOWN — The United States Border Collie Handlers’ Association (USBCHA) has again selected Belle Grove Plantation as the site for its a… Read more

Weather Today

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Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 50s.

Cloud Coverage:66%
Wind:W at 11 mph
Chance of Rain:24%
UV Index:5 Moderate
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