Harrisonburg Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harrisonburg, VA.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,281 in Harrisonburg, VA

  1. Gun Control Effort Under FireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Shane Farren , employee at Ashby Arms, talks with customer Daniel Suter of Harrisonburg about options for his competition rifle at the North Liberty Street store on Wednesday. The governor has proposed new gun control measures, one of which would bring back purchase limits on handguns.

    Comment?

  2. AG Herring Launches Human Trafficking Awareness CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    A billboard has gone up on I-81 North in Harrisonburg, near Exit 243. The billboard is to raise awareness of human trafficking in Virginia.

    Comment?

  3. Mercy House Holds Christmas PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    The event took place at Eagle Carpet in Harrisonburg. The children received some Christmas presents, and had a chance to meet Santa.

    Comment?

  4. New Wal-Mart Set to Open in Rockingham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    Soon Timberville will have a Wal-Mart.and now plans to build one off Port Republic Road are in the works. When the southeast connector around Harrisonburg is complete, there are expected to be more than 30,000 drivers that will take the route daily.

    Comment?

  5. Harrisonburg Mural Competition OngoingRead the original story

    Thursday | The Daily News-Record

    Residents of Harrisonburg are being asked to select a mural design to add a splash of color to a downtown parking deck. In September, the Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance and the Arts Council of the Valley issued a call for artists to submit designs for a mural to be painted on the west ramp concrete wall of the Elizabeth Street parking deck.

    Comment?

  6. Houston Man Sentenced In H'burg For Human TraffickingRead the original story

    Thursday | The Daily News-Record

    Marcos Granados-Garcia, age unavailable, was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Harrisonburg this morning. He was arrested in June following a traffic stop on Interstate 81 in Shenandoah County in which a Virginia State Police trooper found him with seven undocumented immigrants.

    Comment?

  7. Tractor usage raises money for Agriculture in the ClassroomRead the original story

    Thursday | Virginia Farm Bureau

    ... on Sept. 20 at Virginia Farm Bureau&rs... Rockingham County woman earns national Excellence in Teaching honor HARRISONBURG - Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom Teacher of the Year Lauren Arbogast of Rockingham County is one of five recipients of ...

    Comment?

  8. Judge Won't Dismiss SuitRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily News-Record

    A federal judge in Harrisonburg has denied an attempt by attorneys for Shenandoah Academy to have a lawsuit filed by a former teacher against the city facility thrown out.

    Comment?

  9. Grant Helps MRL - SPreserve HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily News-Record

    ... copies of the Acts of Assembly from the 1800s are among historic documents the library has in its catalog. HARRISONBURG - Massanutten Regional Library received a $6,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities that will go to the ...

    Comment?

  10. Shenk & Tittle decides to close all locationsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Altoona Mirror

    ... in malls - in Reading; Baltimore, Fredericksburg, Hagerstown, LaVale and Westminster, Md.; and Winchester and Harrisonburg, Va. The company did not reveal an exact closing date, but the letter to customers said the doors would be closed in a few ...

    Comment?

  11. Cubans React to President Obama's New Stance on US-Cuba RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    ... who was born and raised in Cuba. Canizares-Gomez, and her cousin, Maurice Narjon-Gomez, live in Harrisonburg. Both were born and raised in Cuba. Their eyes were glued to the screen when President Obama spoke. He called for a 'new chapter' in ...

    Comment?

  12. Page Police Add Charges Over Woman's DeathRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily News-Record

    ... policy. However, the affidavit says she changed her policy on Sept. 5 through her employer, Sysco Foods Inc. of Harrisonburg, replacing her husband with her brother as the primary beneficiary. In the affidavit, George Schultz says his wife was shot ...

    Comment?

  13. Wal-Mart Plans New Rockingham StoreRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily News-Record

    Retail giant Wal-Mart Inc. will continue to expand its presence in the area as it is working to bring its standalone grocery-store concept to the Stone Port mixed-use development. Company spokeswoman Amanda Henneberg confirmed via email Wednesday that a Walmart Neighborhood Market is in the works for the development southeast of Harrisonburg near Sentara RMH Medical Center.

    Comment?

  14. Restaurant Managers IndictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    A pair of individuals who ran a Harrisonburg-area restaurant have been indicted by a federal grand jury in the Western District of Virginia in Harrisonburg on charges of smuggling illegal immigrants into the U.S. then paying them $1.50 an hour to work in their restaurants. Maria Rosalba Alvarado McTague, [Alvarado], 47, and Felix Adriano Chujoy, 26, both of Harrisonburg, Va., were indicted by a federal grand jury on December 4, 2014.

    Comment?

  15. Shank's Bakery Closing On Christmas EveRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Daily News-Record

    ... new tenant, Bella Gelato and Ice Cream. Randy, 66, who also grows vegetables to sell at the farmer's markets in Harrisonburg and Verona, and Janet, 64, a registered nurse who works at the Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community, said Wednesday ...

    Comment?

  16. Final Member of Crack Cocaine Conspiracy SentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    A Florida man, who along with eight other individuals conspired to sell large quantities of crack cocaine in the Winchester, Va. area, was sentenced this morning in the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia in Harrisonburg.

    Comment?

  17. CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union's 70th Anniversary Community Challenge surpasses goal earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WebWire

    ... financial partner of its members. CommonWealth One has branches in Washington, D.C., Alexandria, VA, and Harrisonburg, VA (including at James Madison University). Members can access their accounts through Online Banking, Mobile and Text Banking, ...

    Comment?

  18. Custer has Jefferson on cusp of contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... semifinalist last year. The Cougars are then scheduled to play Saturday at Eastern Mennonite on Saturday in Harrisonburg, Va., for their final game before the Christmas break. Custer, a former assistant coach at Martinsburg, arrived in Shenandoah ...

    Comment?

  19. H'Burg Man Not Guilty Of ManslaughterRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Daily News-Record

    A Harrisonburg man accused of involuntary manslaughter stemming from a January 2013 traffic crash was found not guilty Tuesday by reason of insanity.

    Comment?

  20. Area Hoops Roundup: Leemen Down StreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Daily News-Record

    Harrisonburg High School's Christian Whitelow leaps over teammate Kajuan Madden-McAfee while battling for a loose ball in Tuesday night's Valley District boys' basketball game against R.E. Lee at HHS. The Leemen won 72-59.

    Comment?

Harrisonburg Job Listings
View or post Harrisonburg job listings on Topix.
Harrisonburg Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Harrisonburg from Topix.
Harrisonburg Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Harrisonburg on Topix.