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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

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    Local delegates discuss conservation

    Overlooking a sunny lake and surrounded by the fresh smell of grass, Sen. Emmett Hanger, Del. Steve Landes, the Valley Conservation Council and the Virginia Conservation Network gathered at the Moore Farm in Staunton on Friday morning to discuss the importance of conserving farms and land in the Shenandoah Valley.

‘Stuff the Bus’ gives school supplies to students

Going back to school means a need for new crayons, notebooks and pencils, but for many local students, basic supplies can be hard to come by.

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How will Hoos, Hokies fair?

Oh, man. It’s surely been a busy summer for all of us, but before you know it, the end of August will be here. There is nothing quite like a fall-approaching Saturday when the morning air is crisp, a nice meal is cooking and you prepare to watching college football all day long.

  • icon Posted: July 22

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Staunton to host Shenandoah Wine Festival

 The sweet notes of jazz and the taste of wine will infuse Staunton this weekend at the 6th Annual Wine and Jazz Festival, presented by the Shenandoah Valley Wine Trail.

  • icon Updated: June 24

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There's no benefit to payback politics

It was easy to miss. Last week, when everyone was focused on children crossing the border, members of the U.S. House of Representatives decided to take a chunk out of the Internal Revenue Service. The vote, held last Tuesday, cut the budget for the IRS tax enforcement division by $1.2 billion.

  • icon Updated: 2:59 pm

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Local church kindles embers for good

When the community last heard from Ron Brenneman, in a March 2011 News Virginian article, he had returned from a trip to the Holy Land, which in part was sponsored by donations from the community.

  • icon Updated: May 26

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Online poll

Would you support a plan to merge Berkeley Glenn and Wenonah elementary schools?

The recently released facilities study showed more than $79 million worth of repairs and renovations needed at Berkeley Glenn and Wenonah elementary schools, as well as Waynesboro High. One of the options is to merge the two elementary schools into a new 660-student capacity school on the Berkeley Glenn campus. That would cost $22 million, as opposed to the $35.85 million it would take to renovate both school buildings.

Total Votes: 129

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