WOODSTOCK —For local barbecue and brews, AutumnFest this Saturday is a prime opportunity. The annual festival, sponsored by the Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce, has made some changes to this year’s event.
The Shenandoah Valley-Herald / 10-17-2014
ELKTON — The 28th annual Elkton Autumn Days festival will be held this weekend. The arts and crafts festival will be held on B Street in front of Elkton Elementary School. Just over the hill from the elementary school, the Junior Order of United American Mechanics’ 31st annual Elkton Fall Festival will host a flea market and food sales in Blue Ridge Park.
The Valley Banner / 10-17-2014
ROCKLAND – An effort underway to enter some 10,000 acres of north Warren County into the National Register of Historic Places shouldn't have an effect on Virginia Department of Transportation plans to replace the Morgan Ford low-water bridge, according to a state researcher.
The Warren Sentinel / 10-17-2014
LURAY — As hunting season approaches, access to prime land becomes a top priority for local sportsmen’s groups, including the Massanutten Hunt Club and the Virginia Hunting Dog Alliance. A prime stretch of Cub Run Road between Catherine Furnace and State Route 685 has been closed for nearly a year.
Page News and Courier / 10-17-2014
FRONT ROYAL — Front Royal Cardinals general manager and local business man Dave Wines passed away last Saturday, October 11, in the Winchester Medical Center. Wines was one of the key founders of the Cardinals of the Valley Baseball League and in recent years served as the teams general manager.
ROCKLAND — When Linwood Morrison opened Bowling Green Country Club back in 1983, his vision was to provide affordable golf at a fun golf course. Morrison hit the proverbial nail on the head as Bowling Green flourished with a healthy membership and plenty daily fee play. So much so that Morrison opened up the sister South Course in 1992. Shorter than the 6,400 North Course, the South Course provided another option for the multitudes of golfers in the area. After Morrison passed, his widow Nellie Mae eventually hired a golf management company to run the day-to-day operations at Bowling Green.
HARRISONBURG – It wasn’t a unanimous vote, but the Grottoes Cardinals are coming back to the Rockingham County Baseball League. The RCBL voted to approve the addition of Grottoes to the 8-team league on Monday night during a meeting held at the Rockingham County Administration Center.