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Saturday, December 7th, 2019



Harrisonburg's Holiday Parade Opens The Season With Style

Family, togetherness, tradition — that’s what Harrisonburg’s annual Holiday Parade is all about. Read more


Monday Another Opportunity to Discuss Redistricting

The Rockingham County School Board will meet Monday and present another opportunity for community members to share their thoughts on propos… Read more

JMU Buys Two Adjoining Properties

In November, James Madison University bought two neighboring South Main Street properties in Harrisonburg, according to documents from the … Read more

Second Amendment Sanctuary Hearing Moved

Rockingham County Administrator Stephen King said Friday the public hearing for a proposed Second Amendment sanctuary resolution has been m… Read more


Dozens Rally For ERA Ratification

“Let them know, let them know.” Read more



Editorial Cartoon

Do Your Part To Keep Them Safe

It’s a beautiful — and dangerous — stretch of road when Interstate 64 works its way up and back down Afton Mountain. And along that road it… Read more

Afghan Presence Still Needed

The most effective education on world trouble spots requires going there. So, just before Thanksgiving, a group of members of Congress went… Read more


Branner, Blazers Cruise Past Albemarle

PENN LAIRD — Abby Branner scored 17 points as Spotswood cruised to a 56-39 non-district win over Albemarle in girls basketball action in Pe… Read more


Eagles Swarm Knights In Season Opening Rout

During last year’s run to the Virginia High School League Class 2 state championship, Carey Keyes said he started to use a zone defense more because of the Eagles length with the duo of Dalton Jefferson and Tyler Nickel at the forward spots. Read more


Area Players Ready To Compete In FCA All-Star Game

As players stood inside James Madison’s indoor practice facility on Thursday, players exchanged laughs and high-fives as they waited to have their picture taken by media. Read more


No. 2-Seed JMU Begins Postseason With Monmouth

This is the month that matters around here. Read more



Giving Gifts That Won't Burden

Spoiling our young grandchildren comes naturally. We love making them happy. Read more


Don't Feel Tapped Out When Holiday Shopping

After the hullabaloo of sales from chains and department stores on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday is a national shopping holiday tha… Read more

Remember When ... ? Maybe Not

Thanksgiving is almost here, with visits from relatives and table talk. Read more

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Your Football Forecast

Sunshine. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 20s.


44° 21°

Sunshine. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 20s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:NE at 3 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:2 Low
Sunrise:07:18:50 AM
Sunset:04:54:27 PM

This Week's Forecast

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the mid 20s.Fri
0%54° 26°
Sunshine. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 20s.Sat
0%44° 21°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the low 30s.Sun
10%46° 33°
Light rain. Highs in the low 50s with temperatures nearly steady overnight.Mon
70%52° 50°
Showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 30s.Tue
50%57° 31°
Morning snow showers. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper teens.Wed
40%38° 17°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the upper teens.Thu
0%32° 18°