Quarterback Ben DiNucci accounted for 339 yards of total offense, threw for two touchdowns and rushed for two more to lead second-seeded James Madison in its 66-21 thumping of Monmouth in the second round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday at Bridgeforth Stadium.
Monday, December 09, 2019
Sunday, December 08, 2019
Carol Villman has had a booth set up at the Arts and Crafts Show for at least 12 years.
TIMBERVILLE — Steve and Rose Harvey brought their kids, Geneveive, 6, and Oliver, 3, from Front Royal to plant trees at a farm in Timberville Saturday as part of an effort to have healthier livestock and streams and rivers.
Friday, December 06, 2019
Rockingham County Administrator Stephen King said Friday the public hearing for a proposed Second Amendment sanctuary resolution has been moved to the Spotswood High School gymnasium.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wednesday, December 04, 2019
A Rockingham County judge denied bond Wednesday for a man charged in connection with an October shooting.
An early morning crash near Briery Branch in Rockingham County killed a Harrisonburg man Wednesday, according to a press release from the Virginia State Police.
Kimberly Alexander has resigned as Elkton’s town manager.
Lakeview Golf Club’s summer camps had around 100 young, aspiring golfers when Tiger Woods, one of the greatest players of all time, ruled the green, according to Ryan Hite, general manager.
Tuesday, December 03, 2019
Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the destruction of a late Elkton pastor’s headstone located on The Upper Room Church’s property in Rockingham County.
Since 2014, ALCOVA Mortgage has recognized veterans for not only their service in the military, but also their service to the community, and this month the honor goes to Timberville Mayor Don DeLaughter.
The number of donors and dollars going to local energy share programs has been decreasing, but need for the services has been increasing, according to representatives of the assistance initiatives.
With resolutions circulating across the commonwealth to make counties and cities “Second Amendment sanctuaries,” Rockingham County Republicans came together Monday to get a head start on the conversation.
Monday, December 02, 2019
ELKTON — When James Lane was appointed Virginia’s 25th superintendent of public instruction by Gov. Ralph Northam in June 2018, he made a commitment to himself to visit all 132 school divisions in two years.
A Rockingham County judge ruled Monday that fibers and starch particles found on clothing from a man accused in an August 2018 hit-and-run crash can be presented at trial by prosecutors.
Each Small Business Saturday, Linda Combs heads to downtown Harrisonburg with her visiting daughter, Emily Ryan.
Sunday, December 01, 2019
Roughly 20 years ago, a group of fellow worshippers at Bridgewater Church of the Brethren recruited Skip Eger to become a bell ringer for the Harrisonburg Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign.
Saturday, November 30, 2019
MOUNT CRAWFORD — When Ronney Cornwell, 67, of Mount Crawford, first started raising turkeys in 1983, they were a lot lighter.
Friday, November 29, 2019
TIMBERVILLE — It may not be the Star of Bethlehem, but one Christmas star is illuminating the way for people to the Shenandoah Valley this holiday season.
Aerika Williams is a parent to a student at South River Elementary School who would, based on current district lines, go to Montevideo Middle School.
Thursday, November 28, 2019
An anonymous donor bumped up the reward for the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for stealing hundreds of battle flags on the graves of Confederate soldiers buried in Woodbine Cemetery in Harrisonburg.
TIMBERVILLE — The Virginia Red Cross is assisting a family of four after a house fire early Thanksgiving morning.
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
After the Rockingham County Planning Commission voted to table any action on the Stone Spring Urban Development Area Plan until all members were present, the plan could be lifted off the table during Tuesday’s meeting.
ELKTON — It’s about giving back to the community — that’s what the Elkton Woodworkers Club focuses on.
Monday, December 09, 2019
GENEVA (AP) — Global commerce will lose its ultimate umpire Tuesday, leaving countries unable to reach a final resolution of disputes at the World Trade Organization and instead facing what critics call “the law of the jungle.’’
WASHINGTON (AP) — The bad news for the Washington Redskins is their loss at Green Bay eliminated them from playoff contention in a bad NFC East.
United Nations (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly unanimously approved a resolution Monday urging all nations to observe a truce during the 2020 Summer Olympics in Japan, saying sports can play a role in promoting peace and tolerance and preventing and countering terrorism and violent extremism.
Ukraine's leader says after talks with Russian president that an exchange of all prisoners will take place by year's end.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Stephen Strasburg is returning to Washington with a record contract, and fellow free agent pitcher Gerrit Cole could be in line for an even larger payday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government across three White House administrations misled the public about failures in the Afghanistan war, often suggesting success where it didn't exist, according to thousands of pages of documents obtained by The Washington Post.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — “We do grams, eighths, quarters, half ounces, pounds, wholesale pounds -- however you want it,” Jacob Stretch said, standing between crates of dried hemp in his living room that doubles as his hemp processing and drying facility. Stretch, owner of Chesapeake Blue, just f…
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The commander of the Wisconsin National Guard agreed to resign at Gov. Tony Evers' request Monday, following the release of a scathing federal report that found the Guard defied federal law, regulations and policies for years over the handling of soldiers' sexual assault…
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Head of Wisconsin National Guard to resign after investigation finds repeated mishandling of sexual assault complaints.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — More than 200 gun rights activists wearing “Guns SAVE Lives” stickers rallied Monday in Virginia, vowing to fight any attempt by the new Democratic majority in the state legislature to pass new restrictions on gun ownership.