Rockingham County Newswire (Page 10)

Rockingham County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rockingham County, VA. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 4,398 in Rockingham County, VA

  1. Racing The ClockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... of pavement from University Boulevard to Stone Spring Road, officials with the city of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County said on Tuesday. But it does mean that construction crews are doing everything they can to get the widening and improving work ...

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  2. City, County Seek Millions For ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... for the Virginia Department of Transportation's Smart Scale funding process. Harrisonburg and Rockingham County have applied for funding under the process, which was established under House Bill 2 in 2014. For Smart Scale, projects are scored based ...

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  3. Virginia W. MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... She graduated from Mary Washington College in 1940. Before her marriage, Virginia taught in Manassas and Rockingham County. She enjoyed life in Port Republic and the Shenandoah Valley. She was active with the Port Republic United Methodist Church ...

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  4. Wayne A. Meadows, 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    Wayne Alden Meadows, 79, of Mount Crawford, passed away Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, at Sentara RMH Medical Center in Harrisonburg. He was born Feb. 13, 1937, in Rockingham County and was a son of the late Kirby and Lillie Meadows.

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  5. Richard R. MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    Richard Ralston Miller finished this life on Oct. 23, 2016. Born on April 3, 1931, his parents were Joseph Hiram and Jessie May Ralston.

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  6. Carrittus C. Myers, 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    Carrittus Catherine "Granny" Myers, 95, of Elkton, passed away Oct. 22, 2016, in Harrisonburg. Ms. Myers was born July 11, 1921, in Rockingham County and was the daughter of the late Iola Myers.

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  7. County To Consider Bike Plan, Park BidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    The Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing during its meeting Wednesday before voting on a bike-and-pedestrian plan from the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. in the Rockingham County Administration Center, 20 E. Gay St., Harrisonburg, and the hearing is scheduled for 7 p.m. The HRMPO began working in 2013 on a plan for Harrisonburg, Dayton, Bridgewater and Mount Crawford.

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  8. Blaze Burns Hay Bales On County FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    Firefighters work to extinguish a hay bale fire on a Rockingham County farm at the intersection of Mole Hill and Swope roads on Monday morning. Seven different local firefighting agencies assisted.

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  9. Extended Deadline Nets More VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    At least 1,100 Harrisonburg and Rockingham County residents signed up online to vote last week after a federal judge extended Virginia's voter-registration deadline. About 500 registered in the county and 600 in the city, according to local registrars.

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  10. Seven Fire Companies Battling Large Hay Bale FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    Deputy Chief Jeff Michael of Rockingham County Fire and Rescue said emergency crews responded to the 4900 block of Swope Road about 11:15 a.m. Michael said firefighters plan to knock down the bulk of the fire, then use bulldozers to move the bales away from nearby structures. In addition to county fire and rescue, firefighters from Bridgewater, Clover Hill, Grottoes, Hose Co.

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  11. 27,000 People Register To Vote After Deadline ExtensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    At least 1,100 Harrisonburg and Rockingham County residents signed up online to vote last week after a federal judge extended Virginia's voter-registration deadline. About 500 registered in the county and 600 in the city.

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  12. Roadwork To Close Portion Interstate 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    The Virginia Department of Transportation will conduct single-lane closures in both directions as needed for bridge maintenance in Rockingham County and Harrisonburg between mile marker 240 and 246. Work will be conducted Monday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. and should be completed by Nov. 11. In Shenandoah County, VDOT will conduct mobile right shoulder closures for repairs between mile marker 264 and 277 on I-81 northbound from Tuesday to Thursday.

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  13. New Life For New Dale SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... It seems like little more than an old outbuilding, but from 1874 to 1906 it welcomed the children of Rockingham County as the one-room New Dale School. Blubaugh said Moomaw and her husband, Donnie, purchased the property in the late 1980s. The ...

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  14. Road Work To Close I-81 Lanes In Rockingham, ShenandoahRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    The Virginia Department of Transportation will conduct single-lane closures in both directions as needed for bridge maintenance in Rockingham County and Harrisonburg between mile marker 240 and 246. Work will be conducted Monday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. and should be completed by Nov. 11. In Shenandoah County, VDOT will conduct mobile right shoulder closures for repairs between mile marker 264 and 277 on I-81 northbound from Tuesday to Thursday.

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  15. City, County Seek VDOT FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    The meeting for VDOT's Staunton district, which includes Harrisonburg and Rockingham County, starts at 4 p.m. in Blue Ridge Community College's Robert E. Plecker Workforce Center, 1 College Lane, Weyers Cave. Both Harrisonburg and Rockingham County have applied for projects under the process, which was established under House Bill 2 in 2014.

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  16. Beef Prices Still Falling NationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    In the wooden office at Rockingham Livestock Sales, a workspace prominently decorated with "Beef: It's What For Dinner" bumper stickers, Leroy Rhodes pulled out his checkbook Thursday night and stroked a check for the steers he'd bought a few minutes earlier. He'd gotten the two Black Angus and single Charolais for $1.10 a pound at the auction.

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  17. Re-Elect Goodlatte - He's A Good CongressmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    Come Nov. 8, the voters of the 6th Congressional district, which includes Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, and surrounding areas, will make their biennial choice for their member of Congress in the House of Representatives. This year's contest pits long-time incumbent Republican Bob Goodlatte against Democrat Kai Degner, a member of Harrisonburg's City Council and a former city mayor.

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  18. Reuben S. Rhodes, 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... was born on Dec. 11, 1924, to the late Webster Clay and Sarah Mabel Showalter Rhodes. He spent his life in Rockingham County and was a poultry and dairy farmer. He had a love for people and was a friend to many. He was a member of Pleasant View ...

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  19. Kenneth G. Davis, 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... He was a meat cutter and had worked at stores in Rockingham and Augusta counties. He had retired from Rockingham County Public Schools Media Center in 2000. He was a member of Donovan Memorial United Methodist Church in Singers Glen. Also surviving ...

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  20. Blaze Rips Through Keezletown BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... it's smarter for firefighters to get a blaze under control and then just let the building burn down, Rockingham County Fire and Rescue Deputy Chief Jeff Michael said. And that, Michael said, is exactly what they did late Friday afternoon and evening ...

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