Through a grant from the RMH Foundation, a new program will begin around February to help those with disabilities to be more physically active.
Friday, December 06, 2019
Anticipating a large crowd, the Rockingham County Board of Supervisors has moved a public hearing for a proposed Second Amendment sanctuary resolution to Spotswood High School.
Tami Charles knows a thing or two about elementary school students, particularly a thing or two about fifth graders.
A blueprint for future development for parts of Rockingham County is headed to the Board of Supervisors after Planning Commission unanimously recommended approval on Tuesday.
A Rockingham County woman charged in connection with a July arson that burned down a garage and killed a dog in Singers Glen pleaded guilty Thursday in circuit court.
When City Council unanimously voted on Nov. 26 to allow city residents a chance to give input on a proposed new high school in Harrisonburg, the idea came from Councilman Chris Jones, who pointed to many emails and phone calls from residents who wanted to voice their opinion on the matter as…
Thursday, December 05, 2019
Volunteers Needed For Tree Planting
PENN LAIRD — Being a freshman in high school can be a scary time. You’re expected to make choices about classes and clubs that could impact the choices you make about your career.
A former third grade teacher at John Wayland Elementary School accused of filming his students undressing pleaded guilty Thursday in Rockingham County Circuit Court.
The Virginia Department of Transportation is trying to spread word about upcoming work on one of the busiest corridors in the city.
Sentara RMH Medical Center has begun a process to allow the hospital to increase services and capacity at its intensive care nursery for premature babies, according to Cathy Slusher, medical director of the hospital’s Family Birth Place.
It’s a problem that can be seen across the state: Fewer people are applying to be substitute teachers, and the effect on area school divisions has led to the need for innovative solutions.
Harrisonburg Community Health Center Care Management is working to bring the importance of HIV testing back into focus.
Wednesday, December 04, 2019
With Democrats controlling the General Assembly when it convenes next month, Valley lawmakers discussed topics of interest as the new minority during Tuesday’s prelegislative breakfast at James Madison University.
A Rockingham County judge denied bond Wednesday for a man charged in connection with an October shooting.
Friday, December 06, 2019
HONOLULU (AP) — AP Source: Navy sailor who fatally shot 2 and killed himself was undergoing counseling, was unhappy with commanders.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — CORRECTS: Sheriff: 4 dead, 7 injured, including 2 sheriff’s deputies, at Naval Air Station Pensacola shooting in Florida. (Corrects APNewsAlert to reflect that number of injured is 7, not 4.)
NEW YORK (AP) — It’s just a week into the holiday shopping season, and Amazon is already having trouble getting packages to shoppers’ doorsteps on time.
HONOLULU (AP) — Security will be beefed up for the ceremony to remember those lost in the attack on Pearl Harbor 78 years ago, with service members and dignitaries confronting a fresh tragedy after a U.S. sailor killed two civilians, wounded another and then turned the gun on himself at the …
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks jumped in early trading Friday after the government reported that employers added far more jobs than expected in November.
LONDON (AP) — Social media companies are failing to stop manipulated activity, according to a report Friday by NATO-affiliated researchers who said they were easily able to buy tens of thousands of likes, comments and views on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.
DILLWYN, Va. (AP) — Prison officials in Virginia singled out an 8-year-old girl and strip searched her before allowing her to visit her father, in a move authorities say was against department protocol.
GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A man who worked as a baccarat dealer at a Maryland casino has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for his role in a scheme to cheat the house out of just over $1 million, according to prosecutors.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Navy says a second victim is dead in addition to the shooter at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida.
VIENNA (AP) — OPEC, Russia agree to cut oil production an extra 500,000 barrels a day to support prices.