Rockingham County Newswire (Page 7)

Rockingham County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rockingham County, VA. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 3,290 in Rockingham County, VA

  1. ECC Recognizes Top DispatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    ... was issued for an abducted Smyth County girl. Police were able to track the suspect to Interstate 81 near Rockingham County. Dispatchers at the ECC were able to "ping" the suspect's cellphone number and determine he was in Mount Crawford. Shortly ...

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  2. Mountain Valley Pipeline proposes expansion into N. CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Developers of the Mountain Valley Pipeline announced plans Wednesday to extend the project currently proposed to carry natural gas through West Virginia and Virginia into North Carolina. A news release Wednesday laid out plans for an extension called MVP Southgate.

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  3. Judge sentences man for vandalizing cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... ordered Bottenfield to serve two years of probation once he completes his prison time for charges out of Rockingham County. A plea agreement reached between the commonwealth and Bottenfield's attorney, Peter McDermott, called for the defendant to ...

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  4. Mountain Valley Pipeline Proposes Expansion into North CarolinaRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A news release Wednesday announced plans for an extension of the natural gas pipeline, which begins in West Virginia, called MVP Southgate. The new segment would receive gas from the Mountain Valley Pipeline mainline in Pittsylvania County, Virginia, and extend approximately 70 miles south to new delivery points in Rockingham and Alamance counties in North Carolina.

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  5. Mountain Valley Pipeline proposes expansion into N. CarolinaRICHMOND, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | WSOCTV

    Developers of the Mountain Valley Pipeline announced plans Wednesday to extend the project currently proposed to carry natural gas through West Virginia and Virginia into North Carolina. A news release Wednesday laid out plans for an extension called MVP Southgate.

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  6. Trial Rescheduled In ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    A Rockingham County judge set a new trial date for a city man police say shot another man in an October robbery. Police say Omeldo Alberta Pena Pinedo, 25, shot Kamau Imani, 18, of Harrisonburg, at the Hunters Ridge apartment complex off Port Republic Road.

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  7. MVP plans to extend its natural gas pipeline into N.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    What has been a long and contentious process of building a natural gas pipeline through the two Virginias is about to get even longer.

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  8. Speedy Knight, 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    Speedy Daniel Leon Knight, 71, a resident of Harrisonburg, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Sentara RMH Medical Center. Mr. Knight was born May 19, 1946, in Rockingham County and was the son of the late Paul and Ruby Hoover Knight.

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  9. Dorothy - Dot' Minnick PayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    ... utions be made to Harrisonburg/Rockingham Meals on Wheels, 975 S. High St., Harrisonburg, VA 22801, and/or Rockingham County Fire and Rescue at 20 E. Gay St., Harrisonburg, VA 22802.

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  10. County Schools Reduce TuitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    Iman Najeed, a seventh-grader at Montevideo Middle School, works on a math problem Tuesday. The Rockingham County School Board voted Monday to reduce tuition for out-of-district students from $3,000 to $1,000 for the 2018-19 school year.

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  11. An - Invaluable' ResourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    ... 70, said he heard that the Hood family was one of Presley's family lines and knew some Hoods had lived in Rockingham County at one point. So, he began researching, and sure enough, one of the Hoods had married one of the nieces of Harrisonburg ...

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  12. Council Nixes Anicira Shelter ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    After nearly a year of discussions, presentations and deliberations, City Council unanimously voted not to accept Anicira Veterinary Center's proposal to take over the city's animal sheltering services. The Rockingham-Harrisonburg Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has a contract with the city and Rockingham County to run an open-admission animal shelter on Old Furnace Road.

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  13. USDA: Virginia Farms To Grow More SoybeansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    ... planting levels, though. Doug Horn, the Virginia Cooperative Extension crop and soil sciences agent for Rockingham County, said he's not sure if more local farmers are looking to cash in with a winter crop. Some Rockingham farmers plant winter wheat ...

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  14. Kids Fingerprinted For Safety DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    Lilly Justice, 5, of Harrisonburg, and Chrissy Dart of Bridgewater peek out of the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office's SWAT vehicle during Kid Safety Day on Saturday at Red Front Supermarket. Hilda Shipp, 10, of Mathias, pets Lucy, a 4-year-old bloodhound from the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office, during the office's annual Kids Safety Day demonstration Saturday morning at Red Front Supermarket in Harrisonburg.

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  15. Hearings Set On County Housing ProposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    Rockingham County planners will consider two housing proposals this week that could bring more than 600 units to the county. The first request is from Gary Sandridge to rezone 54 acres on Island Ford Road in McGaheysville from agricultural use to planned single family.

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  16. California Company Funds $8,500 In School ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    San Francisco-based Ripple, a cryptocurrency company, funded more than 35,000 projects on donorschoose.org . The website allows public school teachers to create crowdfunding campaigns to raise money for educational resources such as books, school supplies and field trips.

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  17. Sharon Faye Michael Curry, 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    She was born in Rockingham County on Nov. 9, 1950, and was a daughter of Anice Elaine Michael, of Dayton, and the late Roland Wilson Michael. Sharon was a hairdresser at Hair Corral in Dayton.

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  18. Elkton Hopes To Hook KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    ... toward the kids in Elkton," said Howard Taylor, the EACC's director, "but it is open to everybody in Rockingham County and the surrounding areas if they want to come." Children interested in participating don't need to sign up in advance, but Taylor ...

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  19. DN-R Leadership Award Winners 1955-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    Since 1955, the DN-R Leadership Awards were given annually to students in public high schools in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. Four finalists were selected from among those students who "best exemplify a combination of excellence of character, qualities of leadership and devotion to duty."

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  20. Celebrating LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    Jackie Dunsmore, a guidance counselor at South River Elementary School in Grottoes, meets with fifth-graders on March 23. She received the Daily News-Record Leadership Award in 1982 and has been teaching in the Rockingham County Public Schools system for 33 years. Nearly 300 area high school students received the award over its 63-year history.

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