Sentinel School Zone
Orange schools honor 90 "Super Scholars" admitted to top colleges
Orange County Public Schools has honored 90 "Super Scholars" graduating from 17 high schools.
Wed May 15, 2013
Margaret Merkel Chewning, 96, of Orange died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Dogwood Village of Orange.
Wed May 08, 2013
NWS: Flood Watch in Effect Wednesday
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch through Wednesday evening for much of the north central Virginia foothills and Piedmont, including the cities of Fredericksburg and Culpeper, and the counties of Culpeper, Orange, Spotsylvania, Stafford and King George.
Sat May 04, 2013
Orange planners say comp plan needs work After more than a year of...
After more than a year of work to update the Orange County Comprehensive Plan, planning commissioners agreed that the plan needs even more improvements.
Fri May 03, 2013
Photos: The Workhouse Farmer's Market is in Full Bloom
Barbecue, fresh organic fruit and veggies and Queen Victoria's Island Punch - these are just a few of the delicacies you can find at the Smart Markets Lorton at the Workhouse Arts Center.
Thu May 02, 2013
Atheist group hands out fliers in Orange Co. schools, still might sue
Orange County Public Schools on Thursday allowed an atheist group to distribute fliers to students at about a dozen high schools, but that might not be enough to keep the group from taking legal action against the district.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Orange delays decision on development Initial plans called for a...
Signature Series Development LLC is requesting that about 76 acres of land just west of the Wilderness Walmart site be rezoned from agricultural to multifamily residential and general commercial Initial plans for the development called for a maximum of 230 townhomes on the rear area of the land and more than 220,000 square feet of commercial ... (more)
Thu Apr 18, 2013
Sentinel School Zone
Orange to roll out latest digital technology, curriculum to seven schools
Orange County Public Schools plans to turn seven schools into models for the use of digital technology and curriculum, beginning this fall.
Stars and Stripes
Coast Guard reservist helps better maritime safety
ORANGE, Va. - When John Wright says a wrong turn in life led to his enlisting in the United States Coast Guard, he's not using a euphemism.