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A non-agenda topic dominates the supervisors’ attention – is it too late for compromise on Confederate statue?

What appeared to be a fairly routine agenda of the Warren County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, October 20th...

Local Government22 hours ago

Council approves budget transfer on FRPD construction; remaining CARES Act distribution plan

In other business at its October 19 meeting, by a 5-0 vote, Meza absent, the Front Royal Town Council approved...

Local Government23 hours ago

Town Council urges Valley Health and Anthem to resolve cost impasse

In a final agenda item before adjourning to closed session Monday night, October 19, the Front Royal Town Council passed...

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Beer Museum patrons tie the knot, celebrate with friends and a toast or two

Who says weddings and beer, particularly Virginia craft-brewed beer, don’t mix? – No one who attended the October 10th wedding...

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Virginia legislators advance police and criminal justice reform measures

  The Virginia General Assembly wrapped up the agenda this month for the special session that began Aug. 18. Legislators...

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Warner bill to boost VA suicide prevention efforts becomes law

  U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) applauded the signing of his legislation to expand veterans’ access to mental health...

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Valley Health Urgent Care centers and primary care practices around the region now offer rapid testing for individuals with respiratory symptoms

Individuals with respiratory symptoms can now receive a speedy, reliable point of care testing for COVID-19 and influenza at Valley...

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Virginia lawmakers pass legislation to make Juneteenth a state holiday

Juneteenth has officially become a state holiday after lawmakers unanimously approved legislation during the Virginia General Assembly special session. Juneteenth...

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New COVID outbreak reported at RSW Jail

RSW Regional Jail currently has four inmates and four staff members that have tested positive for COVID-19. All of the...

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Meet the Candidates: Joe McFadden – Front Royal Town Council, Round 2

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

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Town Talk: A conversation with Nicholas Betts, Democratic candidate for Congress, 6th District

In this Town Talk, our publisher Mike McCool speaks with Nicholas Betts, the Democratic candidate for Congress, 6th District. His...

Meet the Candidates2 weeks ago

Meet the Candidates: Josh Ingram – Front Royal Town Council, Round 2

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

Meet the Candidates3 weeks ago

Front Royal Election 2020: Eugene Tewalt, candidate for Town Council, concerned about Anthem and Town/County employees

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

Local Government3 weeks ago

Chamber’s Town Candidates Forum relatively calm – compared to what?

On Wednesday night, September 30, for the first time all candidates in the November Town election showed up at the...

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Meet the Candidates: Betty Showers – Front Royal Town Council

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

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Front Royal Elections 2020 issues: A conversation with Jeff Browne, EDA Chairman

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

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Meet the Candidates: Mike McCool – Front Royal Mayor

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

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Meet the Candidates: Joe McFadden – Front Royal Town Council

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

Meet the Candidates4 weeks ago

Meet the Candidates: Josh Ingram – Front Royal Town Council

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

Meet the Candidates4 weeks ago

Meet the Candidates: Eugene Tewalt – Front Royal Town Council

Meet the Candidates is a series on the Royal Examiner where we will sit down with each candidate in our...

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Town Talk: A conversation with Congressman Ben Cline

In this Town Talk, our publisher Mike McCool speaks with Congressman Ben Cline. Cline was in town for the Warren...

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Local Government6 days ago

Budget season must be on the horizon as supervisors begin departmental reviews

At a Tuesday night, October 13 work session the Warren County Board of Supervisors reviewed a draft schedule for its...

Local News6 days ago

Vets offered free rides to November medical appointments

Michael Williams and his business MDUB CHAUFFEUR SERVICES, LLC is partnering with Skip Rogers and Able Forces Foundation to mark...

Community Events6 days ago

Halloween 2020 Observance: Safety reminder from the Front Royal Police Department

The Town of Front Royal is not canceling Halloween and will leave it at the discretion of parents and homeowners...

Local News6 days ago

WCHS DECA installs officers for the 2020-21 school year

On Wednesday, October 7, 2020, the WCHS DECA Chapter conducted a virtual Officer Installation Ceremony.  Officiating the ceremony was Ms....

Local Government1 week ago

County okays immediate emergency services communications tower replacement

At its October 6 work session, Warren County officials dealt with a second emergency services funding issue – this one...

EDA in Focus1 week ago

EDA approves short-term lease on Baugh Drive during Strategic Planning weekend meeting

The EDA Board of Directors met, via Zoom, Friday, and Saturday, October 9-10. There was one item of new business...

Local News1 week ago

Expected traffic delays in Front Royal for Wednesday, October 14

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office wants to inform the motoring public that there will be the potential for traffic delays...

Local News1 week ago

Front Royal Unites walk slated for Wednesday, traffic woes likely

Local activist group Front Royal Unites has scheduled a walk on Wednesday, Oct. 14, along the sidewalks of the south...

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Governor Northam COVID-19 update briefing – October 13, 2020

Governor Northam joins the Virginia Emergency Support Team to share the latest updates on the COVID-19 response. Highlights include: Northam...

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New homeowners break ground on the Parkview Town Home Project in Front Royal

On Saturday, October 10th, 2020 the Parkview Town Home Project was officially started when Mayor Eugene Tewalt broke ground at...

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Adopt a brick at the Winchester SPCA

Saving Lives Brick by Brick! Whether you wish to advertise your business, memorialize a loved one, honor a special furry...

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CFNSV to award grants to community nonprofits

The Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley (CFNSV) will distribute $61,500 in grants to area nonprofits from three Foundation...

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Special Olympics hands out pre-COVID cancellation event trophies

While some annual Special Olympic competitive sports seasons have been canceled due to the COVID-19 emergency management precautions implemented to...

Local Government1 week ago

County considers options as Valley Health and Anthem insurance split

Consequences and options moving forward in the wake of the apparently finalized rift between Valley Health and health insurance carrier...

Local Government1 week ago

Supervisor debate approach to Shenandoah Farms Sanitary District management investigation

In the wake of repeated allegations by some disgruntled County Sanitary District residents, particularly from Shenandoah Farms, the Warren County...

Local Government2 weeks ago

Warren supervisors agree to split personnel shortage costs for Chester Gap F&R with Rappahannock County

Following its hour-and-35-minute regular meeting and a two-hour-and-15-minute closed session on Tuesday, October 6, the Warren County Board of Supervisors...

Local News2 weeks ago

Warren County Public Schools reboots next week

Chris Ballenger, Ed.D., Superintendent of Warren County Public Schools issued a notice to parents today, October 9, 2020: Warren County...

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Nothing has stopped this iconic holiday. Yet. – Hometown Halloween on Main Street

“Hometown Halloween” will be held this year, October 31st, from 10:00 am – 7:00 pm, at the Gazebo area on...