As enrollment continues to rise and buildings become more squeezed, Greene County Schools officials realize they not only need to deal with current conditions but address future growth as well.
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The Greene Hills Golf and Swim Club north of Stanardsville is offering a $500 reward for any information leading to a conviction regarding vandalism that occurred last Friday night on the golf course.
It’s time to scare up some fun at the Ruckersville Elementary School PTA Fall Festival from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the school. Admission is $4 per child and adults get in free when accompanied by a child.
Admission lets the kids enjoy all the great fun like the bounce house, the hay slide, hay ride, the Boo Bus, hay maze and more. Food will be available for purchase and local vendors will offer adults lots of items for sale. Proceeds benefit the great programs of the RES PTA.
There are plenty of folks who like Elvis Presley’s music and movies, some who remember listening to “The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll” as a teenager – and then there are others who dedicate their lives to keeping his legacy alive.
More than 200 Greene County residents congregated on October Hill at the 35th annual GOP Pig Roast last Saturday afternoon, enjoying food and fellowship with neighbors and meeting local and state officials and candidates.
If you visit Greene County a little or a lot, if you are a resident — newcomer or native —then you already know that the county is rich in heritage, blessed with natural beauty and a unique, friendly place.
The natural beauty of Greene brings many people to the county to work, live and play. Keeping Greene green, however, is no easy task but one taken up twice a year by volunteers.
Nathanael Greene Elementary School students read more than 193,000 minutes as part of the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge.
The Blue Ridge Heat Girls’ Fast Pitch teams will continue their annual Fall Apple Sale and Yard Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 11-12, in the parking lot across from Nathanael Greene Primary School in Stanardsville. A variety of apples will be sold by the bushel, half-bushel and peck. For more information, call (434) 531-7582.
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Valley Volkswagen is the premier Central Virginia Volkswagen dealer with a convenient Staunton location and a large stock of new and used cars, trucks and SUVs - including fuel efficient hybrids. Just a short drive from Lexington, Harrisonburg, Charlottesville and Lynchburg, we serve as a convenient Volkswagen dealer and repair shop for all of Central Virginia. Our dealership has been in business for over 40 years and prides itself on dedication to not only the customer, but the entire customer experience.Originally founded in 1966 as a family-owned and operated store, Rule Auto grew to become Staunton's premiere Honda, Volkswagen and RV dealer. In October 2010, Rule Auto became Valley Volkswagen and Valley Honda, proud additions to Carter Myers Automotive - a group of family-owned dealerships serving Central Virginia since 1924. Times have changed, but our commitment to integrity, respect, service and value never will. Come visit us at Valley Honda. You will see a lot of familiar faces and some new ones too.Valley Volkswagen is the premier Central Virginia Volkswagen dealer with a convenient Staunton location and a large stock of new and used cars, trucks and SUVs - including fuel efficient hybrids. Just a short drive from Lexington, Harrisonburg, Charlottesville and Lynchburg, we serve as a convenient Volkswagen dealer and repair shop for all of Central Virginia. Our dealership has been in business for over 40 years and prides itself on dedication to not only the customer, but the entire customer experience.Originally founded in 1966 as a family-owned and operated store, Rule Auto grew to become Staunton's premiere Honda, Volkswagen and RV dealer. In October 2010, Rule Auto became Valley Volkswagen and Valley Honda, proud additions to Carter Myers Automotive - a group of family-owned dealerships serving Central Virginia since 1924. Times have changed, but our commitment to integrity, respect, service and value never will. Come visit us at Valley Honda. You will see a lot of familiar faces and some new ones too.
Charlottesville Sanitary Supply has been helping people with their vacuum cleaner, home and commercial cleaning supplies, pool maintenance equipment and accessories for over 40 years. We pride ourselves in the personal attention that we provide to our customers, and the knowledge our employees have about our products and services. CSS is a certified vacuum dealer and repair center for many of the brands you know and trust - Hoover, Eureka, and Miele. We carry many cleaning supplies and accessories that may not be found in general merchandise and grocery stores. All of our products are backed by a knowledgeable member of our staff to assist you with your questions. Charlottesville Sanitary Supply Corporation is a family owned janitorial and swimming pool supply business started over 40 years ago by Jack and Judy Vermillion. Reliable service, knowledge and quality products are what CSSC strives to provide to its customers in a comfortable family style atmosphere. The retail store is managed by John Vermillion and a highly qualified and trained staff. CSSC prides itself in having the highest quality products and large selection available for customers to choose from. We will help you find the best vacuum that fits your environment, the best cleaning solution for your everyday cleaning needs or the perfect product to help you tackle that stubborn cleaning project. Including a full line of Green Seal Certified environmentally friendly cleaning products
H. L. Lang & Co. has been in business for over 120 years, since 1885, and continues to take pride in retaining age-old traditions while keeping pace with the modern means of retailing.Tom King, is the current owner, a Master Jeweler, and member of the Independent Jewelers Organization. The IJO has a current membership of 850 independent retail jewelry stores, and provides educational seminars, marketing tools, and access to well over one hundred jewelry vendors. Two conventions a year are offered where you may connect with old friends and take advantage of the programs.Lang’s history goes back to the days when Henry L. Lang, an engraver and watchmaker by trade, who came to Staunton in 1885 and opened a jewelry store on property he purchased on the corner of Beverley and Augusta Streets. He sold this building in 1895 and moved his store to its present location at 11 West Beverley Street in Staunton, Virginia.Mr. Lang was a gifted engraver who took pride in his work and was also one of the first licensed optometrists in Virginia. He operated his business as a jeweler and an optometrist for 55 years. Mr. Lang served on Staunton City Council for a number of years, was as an active Mason, and served as an Elder in the First Presbyterian Church until his death in early 1940.Mr. George M. Rhodes purchased H.L. Lang & Co. from Mr. Lang’s estate, in 1940, where-upon he hired his two sons-in-law, Walter M. Dixon, and William Wilson to manage the business for him.In 1966, Mr. Wilson left Lang’s and purchased a store of his own, in Harrisonburg, Virginia. In the same year, Mr. Dixon purchased the business from Mr. Rhodes, and in 1968 hired his son-in-law, Thomas W. King to come and work with him.H.L. Lang & Co. has had four owners since the business began, and continues to carry on the tradition of having fine jewelry lines and quality designer pieces, to complement its traditional jewelry selections.The store has been redecorated and it’s cases rearranged, to better display the jewelry for customers ease of viewing. The fine old mahogany showcases that were originally made for the store, are still as impressive and elegant today as they were 100 years ago.We welcome you to come in and see for yourself.
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Spring Lakes is a 300 acre planned community conveniently located just one mile south of Staunton, VA in the heart of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. Our residents enjoy easy access to shopping, restaurants, employment, as well as Staunton's historic downtown. Not to mention you're within 35 miles of eight major universities including Mary Baldwin College. Strategically located near the intersection of Interstates I-81 and I-64 you’re only minutes from the shopping, mountains or the museums. The Augusta Medical Center, one of America's top 100 hospitals, is less than a ten minute drive away. It’s country living with urban appeal. We are a community committed to fulfilling every owners needs. With 40 acres of green space, and neighborhood recreational facilities including: A club house A community swimming pool Tennis courts A pedestrian trail system Fitness room Tot lot Covered pavilion Spring Lakes has over 300 available home sites, and with our select builder program you can have a home designed just for you, or you can choose from one of our many available floor plans. Located in a beautiful pastoral setting, nestled among the Allegheny and Blue Ridge Mountains, Spring Lakes at the Woodlands will be the place you want to come home to. If you’re looking for easy low care lifestyles choose from one of our elegant townhomes, or perhaps one of our maintenance-free courtyard homes. At Spring Lakes you are purchasing more than just a home. Developed with a balance of open green space and a wonderful pastoral view, this is the place to be! Meet friends for tennis, take the children to the pool, or enjoy a workout in the clubhouse after a hard day. Bike, rollerblade or just enjoy the serenity of a leisurely stroll. At Spring Lakes it's like having your own country club to enjoy every day!