Shenandoah County GUIDE 2013
Welcome to SHENANDOAH COUNTY Shenandoah County is 90 miles west of the nation’s capital, nestled in the Allegheny and Blue Ridge mountains in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Largely an agricultural community, the 507-square-mile Shenandoah County is home to seven towns: Edinburg, Mount Jackson, New Market, Strasburg, Toms Brook, Woodstock and Maurertown. Known as The String of Pearls, each town has unique shops, restaurants and businesses. Shenandoah is a Native American name meaning “beautiful daughter of the stars.” Woodstock, the county seat, is one of the oldest towns in the Shenandoah Valley and the fourth oldest town in Virginia. Woodstock was home to famed revolutionary, “the fighting parson,” John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg, who came to Woodstock in 1772 to serve as pastor of the area Lutheran congregations. Muhlenberg is famous for his fiery Sunday sermon of January 28, 1776, in which he punctuated the
reading from Ecclesiastes 3:1-8. “There is a time for every purpose...a time for war, and a time for peace,” by dramatically casting off his clerical robes to reveal a uniform of the Continental Army. He served with General Washington as commanding officer of the 8th Virginia, the famous “German Regiment.”
Old Valley Pike (U.S. 11) and the Middle and Back Roads to the west. The Valley Pike, the only macadamized road in the area, was vital to the success and agility of General Jackson’s “foot cavalry” during the Campaign of 1862.
Gen. “Stonewall” Jackson made headquarters in several Woodstock During the Civil War, several impor- locations, including the small brick tant battles and numerous skirbuilding at the end of Lawyers Row. mishes took place up and down the The limestone courthouse at the
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There’s a lot to love about Shenandoah County The Shenandoah Valley has much to offer, from wine tasting at local vineyards to tours of caverns, historic towns and Early American homes. The Shenandoah Valley
Music Festival (www.musicfest.org) brings summer concerts (from symphony and big band to county and folk music) to the beautiful outdoor pavilion at Orkney Springs. Or just enjoy stopping at small antique shops and other authentic family run businesses. Skyline Drive is a nearby favorite tourist attraction as are the George Washington Forest, the New Market Battlefield State Historical Park, and local museums. Attractions in Shenandoah County differ from the large-scale Virginia tourist sites. We attract visitors who appreciate the scenic beauty, the hospitality and the unique cultural and historic treasures of the region. From the depths of our county’s unique limestone caverns at Shenandoah Caverns to the heights of its mountain vistas, Shenandoah County provides a wealth of year-round recreational activities and facilities.
FACTS ABOUT SHENANDOAH COUNTY Population (2010 Census): 41,993 Population, percent change (2000-2010): +19.7% Female: 51.3% Male: 48.7% (2009) Median Age (2009): 42.2 Median Household Income (2008): $48,671 Households (2000): 14,296 Persons under 18 years old (2009): 21.1% Persons 65 years and over (2009): 18.1% Persons per square mile (2010): 82.0 Land area, square miles (2010): 512 American Indian/Alaskan Native: 0.2%; Asian: 0.6%; Black: 2.1%; Hispanic or Latino: 6.1%; Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.01%; Two or more races: 1%; white: 90.4% (2009)
center of town was visited by soldiers from both sides, including Generals Bank, Fremont, Hunter, Sheridan, Ashby. Rosser, Imboden, Jones, Hampton, Gordon, Shield, Early, and Ewell. That same old stone courthouse was built in 1795 and is now the oldest courthouse still in use west of the Blue Ridge. Union Gen. Phil Sheridan always will be remembered here for ordering “The Burning” of valley mills, barns and food supplies in order to cut off supplies for the Confederate Army.
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Recreation Outdoor lovers from all over America come to Shenandoah County to enjoy some of the finest hunting and fishing on the East Coast, or just to breathe in its natural beauty. Over 80 river miles on the Shenandoah River and more than 77,000 acres of George Washington National Forest grace the county. Hiking trails abound on both the eastern and western slopes of this valley haven. Bryce Mountain Resort. This June the resort will open its new mountain bike park.
Fairs, Festivals and the Route 11 Yard Crawl
Mayfest in Strasburg is celebrated on the third weekend of May each year Shenandoah County is and offers events for the home to six public parks entire family. The festival as well as two golf courses features a parade on Sat- Bryce Resort and Shenurday afternoon, music, valee, two skating rinks, food and craft vendors, three bowling alleys, three carnival rides and a duck movie theaters and amarace. www.mayfeststrasteur theater. Snow skiing, summer tubing and Zipline burg.com riding are available at Massanutten Antique Tractor and Gas Engine CLIMATE Club Show: The Massanutten Antique Tractor January Average Club will hold its annual Temperature: 32.0 show at the Shenandoah July Average County Fairgrounds in Temperature: 74.7 Woodstock on June 7-9. Annual Average http://www. massanutPrecipitation 35.2” tenantiquetractor.com Annual Average Heating New Market’s Summer Degree Days 47 Celebration will be held Annual Average Cooling Degree Days 50
from 6 to 10 p.m. June 2023. It will feature rides,
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games and food, a parade, 5k race and fireworks. www.newmarketcoc. net/events/new-marketsummer-celebration Nothing says summer
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nightly entertainment. The county’s fair will be held Aug. 23-31 at the county fairgrounds in Woodstock. http://www.shencofair.com The Edinburg Ole Time Festival will be held Sept. 20-23. This annual event in downtown Edinburg features music, arts, crafts, a parade, entertainment and food. www.edinburgoletimefestival.org New Market Heritage Days Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 28-29 in historic New Market and will feature local vendors, homemade crafts, food and entertainment. http://newmarketcoc.net/events/ heritage-days-2012/ The town of Woodstock has several events planned this year, including the Woodstock ROCS - Riley Outdoor Concert Series, which will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. May 24, June 14, July 19, Aug. 9 and Sept. 6. The Vintage Woodstock Festival will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. June 21 and features food, arts & crafts, a wine garden, children’s activities and music. Halloween on
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After you visit the Mount Jackson Museum, head south on U.S. Route 11 and follow the signs to Meems Bottom Covered Bridge. This is the longest remaining covered bridge 191 feet - in Virginia.
Museums and Battlefields
The Strasburg Museum is a former steam pottery plant built in 1891 that later became a train station, and in 1970 became a museum featuring exhibits on Strasburg history, including pottery, Native American artifacts and displays from the railroad era and the Civil War. The museum is open daily May-October. 540-465-3175. www.csonner.net/museum.htm Hupp’s Hill Civil War Park has something for everyone. The walking trails through the Civil War earthworks provide visitors with a relaxing stroll through the beautiful grounds, and a fresh perspective of the local natural and manmade environment as well as the history of the site. The newly refurbished museum tells the story of the Shenandoah Valley in 1864, and the variety of battles and actions that occurred, as well as the hardships the women and children endured to maintain the homes. Numerous displays and artifacts are available for viewing and learning. 33229 Old Valley
The Edinburg Mill at 214 Pike, Strasburg. 540-8692064. www.cedarcreekbat- S. Main St., Edinburg, survived the burning during tlefield.org the Civil War and today Part of Sheridan’s 1864 houses a collection of artiShenandoah Valley Camfacts and exhibits pertinent paign, the Fisher’s Hill to the area. 540-984-8400. battlefield south of Strashttp://www.edinburgmill.com burg has interpretive sigThe Mount Jackson Munage and scenic views. seum, located on King For more information, visit www.shenandoahatwar.org Street in Mt. Jackson, is open Fridays from 1 to 4 /battlefields/f_hill_battlep.m. and Saturdays from field.html 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May The Fort Valley Museum is located at 8631 Fort Valley Road in Fort Valley. It is open each 540-933-6036. www.fortvalleymuseum.org
The Virginia Museum of the Civil War tells the story of the 1864 Battle of New Market and the Civil War in Virginia. Learn more about the young cadets from Virginia Military Institute who fought in what became known as “The field of lost shoes” during the Battle of New Market and browse exhibits about the war in the Shenandoah Valley and Virginia. Admission ticket includes the Battle-
The Woodstock Museum, also known as the Marshall House, is one of the oldest homes in Woodstock, reportedly built before 1772. The museum is open May-October. 540459-5518. http://woodstockmuseumva.org The Wickham House, a large frame residence north of the Walton building, is typical of early log homes in 18th-century Woodstock. The house is at the end of the historic Lawyers Row in Woodstock. Admission is free through the Woodstock Museum, which has owned the Wickham House since 1989.
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When the weather does not cooperate with your outdoor plans, there’s no excuse not to get to know the valley better at one of its many museums. In Shenandoah County, be sure to plan visits to the following museums:
field, the Hall of Valor Civil War Museum, and Bushong Farm. Open 9 am - 5 pm daily (closed New Yearâ€™s Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Day.) Special events throughout the year, including the annual Battle of New Market Reenactment each May the oldest annual reenactment in the nation. Home to the Shenandoah Valley Tourist Information Center. 540-740-3101 http://www2.vmi.edu/museum/nm/hov.html
Shenandoah County Wine Trail Shenandoah County boasts several award-winning wineries: Shenandoah Vineyards, 3659 South Ox Road, Edinburg, is the oldest winery in the county, and the fourth oldest in the state. 540-984-8699. www.shentel.net/shenvine
1476 Conicville Road, Mt. Jackson. 540-477-2585. www.caveridge.com Cedar Creek Winery is a small, family owned vineyard. It is open by appointment for tours and tastings. 7384 Zepp Road, Star Tannery. 540-4368394. www.cedarcreekvineyard.com
Schools The Shenandoah County Public Schools School District is located in Woodstock and includes 10 schools that serve 6,326 students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. Schools in the northern end of the county include Sandy Hook Elementary School, Signal Knob Middle School and Strasburg High School. Central campus schools include W.W. Robinson Elementary, Peter Muhlenberg Middle School and Central High School. Schools in the southern end of the county include Ashby Lee Elementary School, North Fork Middle School and Stonewall Jackson High School.
Cave Ridge is a family owned and operated vineyard and winery located in the foothills overlooking the Shenandoah Valley.
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North Mountain Vineyard & Winery offers visitors expansive decks overlooking the vineyards. The first grapes were planted in 1982. 4374 Swartz Road, Maurertown. 540-436-9463. www.north- Other schools in the mountainvineyard.com county are Triplett Tech, Massanutten Military Wolf Gap Vineyard is Academy and the Maslocated on a 50-acre estate where you can enjoy sanutten Regional Governorâ€™s School. mountain views from the wine tasting deck. 123 Information provided by Stout Road, Edinburg. the Shenandoah County www.wolfgapvineyard.com Chamber of Commerce
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Shenandoah County TOWNS
District, the mill is a designated Virginia Historic Landmark. It is located on the historic Valley Pike, (U.S. Route 11), and serves as a prominent and scenic resource along this designated Virginia Scenic Byway.
the Manassas Gap Railroad, prompted the Confederate government to establish a military hospital there in the spring of 1861. Information about the hospital can be found at its original site across from the Our Soldiers Cemetery in Mount Jackson.
www.townofedinburg.org The site is now home to
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Mount Jackson is home to the Bowman-Shannon Cultural Arts Center, the historic Union Church, a circa 1947 Duckpin Bowling Alley, and the above-mentioned Our
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a visitor center and the The town of Edinburg is Museum at the Edinburg located at the base of Mill. The museum tells Massanutten Mountain, the story of the mill, the alongside Stony Creek. town, the Valley Pike, Early Swiss settlers the Shenandoah River, were so taken with this and the railroad. A 50small community that seat theater features a they named it Edenburg, 45-minute film titled “The after the biblical garden. Burning,” which is based Today itʼs known as Ed- on John Heatwoleʼs inburg, but the little town book of the same name. continues to attract both residents and visitors Mount Jackson with its friendly atmoswww.mountjackson.com phere and natural beauty. Edinburg feaMount Jackson originally tures historic homes, was known as Mount quaint shops and galPleasant. On Jan. 28, leries, and one of the 1826, an act of the Genfew remaining pre-Civil eral Assembly of Virginia War mills in existence. changed the name of the village in honor of PresiThe Historic Edinburg dent Andrew Jackson, Mill was built by Maj. who was a frequent visiGeorge Grandstaff in 1848. It is one of only a tor on his travels from Washington, D.C., to his few that survived the burning during the Civil home in Tennessee. War. Listed on the National Register of HisThe townʼs location toric Places and located along the Valley Pike, in Edinburgʼs Historic and at the terminus of
Soldiers Cemetery, the only Civil War cemetery in Virginia with all Confederate soldiers buried there. Visit the Mount Jackson Town Hall and tour the Mount Jackson Museum. The museum features an array of exhibits and information about the townʼs history. A visitor center is part of the town hall complex.
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With over 200 years of experience catering to travelers, the historic town of New Market is sure to have something for everyone. The Virginia Museum of the Civil War, a National Historic Landmark, offers exhibits on the Battle of New Market, the entire war in Virginia, walking trails, the historic Bushong Farm, scenic overlooks of the Shenandoah River and an annual reenactment of the Battle of New Market. Follow in the footsteps of the 257 VMI cadets who forever etched their names and their school into American history. The recently renovated downtown area offers a wonderful place to take a leisurely stroll, enjoy
the historic architecture, take in a show at the Schultz Theatre and visit our many unique shops. With offerings such as local art, handmade crafts and furniture, Civil War memorabilia, home décor items, various dining options, youʼre sure to have a unique experience at each stop. Be sure and look for the shell-struck post from the Battle of New Market and the replica of an old town water pump, both located along U.S. Route 11.
Located just 18 miles south of Winchester and 81 miles west of Washington, D.C., Strasburg invites you to discover history, celebrate the arts, and connect with nature. Strasburg features antique shops, art galleries, museums, and
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abounds in history. The town was home to a thriving pottery industry from 1761-1909 and visitors today can tour the Strasburg Museum, housed in what was originally the steam pottery building. The museum exhibits include Civil War artifacts, Native American exhibits, and much more. Civil War history can be found at Huppʼs Hill Civil War Park. The wooded setting includes walking trails and the Gateway to Shenandoah Visitor Center. The Strasburg River Walk is another trail where visitors can stretch their legs, walk their dog, or bicycle along a scenic path beside the North Fork of the Shenandoah River. Top off a day of outdoor adventure with fining dining or a home-cooked meal at one of the townʼs restaurants.
Toms Brook today is home to artisans and farms. The small town offers several travel centers. When traveling U.S. Route 11, be sure to note the renovated Toms Brook School. The old school found a new use as affordable housing. The project was a team effort of several agencies that served a need while saving a historic building.
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begin your adventure. Donʼt miss the original Shenandoah County Court House, designed by Thomas Jefferson and dating back to 1795. The Woodstock Museum and the Wickham House are filled with treasures from Woodstockʼs rich history and are a mustsee in learning more about the area.
including antiques, wines, gourmet foods, upscale womenʼs clothing and accessories, garden centers and more. Enjoy award-winning cafes and restaurants or relax on a bench with some ice cream or a cold drink.
Located within 90 miles Information provided by of the Nationʼs Capital Shenandoah County and within 160 miles of Woodstock is home to a Tourism, www.shenanVirginiaʼs Capitol, Rich- variety of unique shops, doahtravel.org mond, the town of JIM & JOYCE HALL Woodstock is the county seat of Shenandoah County since the countyʼs formation in 1772. Nearby cities inCall us for Farm Tours clude Harrisonburg (35 miles) and Winchester (30 miles).
Woodstock is the fourth oldest town in Virginia. Steeped in history, the Toms Brook, located be- town was home to the tween the towns of famed Revolutionary Strasburg and WoodPeter Muhlenberg, who stock, witnessed Civil came in 1772 to serve War action in 1864. The as a Lutheran pastor. Battle of Toms Brook engaged over 9,000 Union Take the self-guided and Confederate solwalking tour to see our diers. The battle, also many historic homes known as the “Woodand churches. Simply stock Races,” resulted in download the Woodstock walking tour app to a Union victory.
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Shenandoah County Fair HISTORY In 1886, the Shenandoah County Agricultural Society organized an event for the purposes of showcasing area agricultural, horticultural and commercial products. A newspaper article lists the dates of the 1887 fair as being October 4 - 7. That article goes on to say that all trains stopped within a few hundred yards of the gates, and hack lines ran from the center of town. Entertainment including horse racing of every description is listed as the main program on the grandstands, with lady bareback riders, chariot races and riding on two horses as a team. These are some of the first known records of the fair happenings. Unfortunately, not enough interest was generated in the project and it fizzled sometime in 1915. In early 1916, a group of local farmers and businessmen got together to again attempt to put on a showcase of area farming. Some of the farmers and businessmen had traveled to other fairs in Frederick and Hagerstown, Md. They felt that Shenandoah County would benefit from the same type of event. It
was decided that 420 shares of capitol stock would be sold to raise money to start this venture. At that time, there were 338 original stockholders. The first meeting of these stockholders was held on Dec. 1, 1916. It was said to be a large and enthusiastic gathering. Officers and directors were appointed and a committee was appointed to purchase and secure grounds for the association. In early 1917, Dr. J. H. Smoot acquired 25 acres, originally owned by the Shenandoah County Agricultural Society. Smoot then sold the property to the Shenandoah County Fair Association. The first Shenandoah County Fair was held Oct. 16 - 19, 1917. At that time, the president of the association was requested to appear before the Board of Supervisors of the county and ask them to improve the roads leading to the fairgrounds from the valley turnpike. In the meetings to follow, department heads were appointed and entertainment was secured. Admission prices for the first fair were: Single Ad-
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mission 50 cents and Season Tickets $1. Thursday was always known as family day. Local businesses closed at noon and families came to the fair with their packed lunches and enjoyed afternoon picnics under the trees
followed by evening entertainment in the grandstands. The first radio advertising for the fair occurred in 1941, and they had a budget of $20. These advertising dollars were to be spent at the radio stations in Harrisonburg and
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SUNDAY 8:00 Church Service 10:00 Tractor Trail Ride (members only) 11:30 Garden Pull Registration 1:00 Garden Tractor Pull (Hook Fee)
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Winchester. As a result of relief efforts during World War II, no fair was held in 1943 and 1944. Over the years, the fair has acquired more land and has grown to fit the needs of our community. Currently we have approximately 68 acres and 365 stockholders. Our Board of Directors is made up of 14 volunteer stockholders. These volunteers give countless hours of their own time to organizing and preparing each year始s fair.
ture departments. The fair works closely with the County Extension Office and the local FFA
chapters to promote continuous participation among the youth in our community.
livestock barns. In that same year, a decision was made to allow the sale of beer on the grounds. Times have changed, and alcohol is no longer served or allowed on our grounds. Throughout the years we have grown, but our goals remain the same. We strive to provide quality entertainment for the whole family while providing a venue for An entertainment committee plans and coordi- area farmers and businates our entertainment nessmen to showcase each year with a booking their various products. agency. Throughout the The fair is a main proyears, that booking agency has been able to motional tool for area agriculture and busiprovide a lot of insight into what types of enter- ness. Local not-for-profit tainment are popular in groups such as our area. Each year we churches, the Lions strive to provide equal or Clubs, Ruritans and others raise a significant better entertainment portion of their annual than the years before. The fair has had quite an revenue at the fair. Youth array of entertainment programs such as FFA over the years. Highand 4-H, whose budgets wire acts and bicycle have been drastically racing were some of the cut, directly need the earlier entertainment. In fair始s financial support. In 1948 the Eastern Road- order to offer award inster Association put on centives in the form of automobile races on the competitive premiums to racetrack. It is said that our exhibitors, the fair only 2 races took place, must seek community as the cars were not support. Last year we able to make the turns had over 5,000 entries in very well and some went the various livestock, through the fences at the home arts and horticul-
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Shenandoah County CONTACT INFORMATION County Phone Numbers: Emergency: 911 Administration: (540) 459-6165 Building Inspections: (540) 459-6185 Circuit Court: (540) 459-6150 Commonwealth Attorney: (540) 459-6129 Fire & Rescue: (540) 459-6197 Humane Society: (540) 984-7101 County Health Services: (540) 459-3733 Landfill: (540) 984-8573 DMV: (804) 497-7100 Parks and Recreation: (540) 459-6777 Planning and Zoning: (540) 459-6185 Social Services: (540) 459-6226 Voter Registration: (540) 459-6195
County Offices: 600 North Main Street, Suite 102 Woodstock, VA 22664 Office: (540) 459-6165 Fax: (540) 459-6168 County Administrator: Mary T. Price (540) 459-6165 Budget Manager: Garland Miller (540) 459-6221 Board of Supervisors: Dick Neese - District 1 (540) 740-3414 (H) (540) 740-3414 (F)
Education: Lord Fairfax Community College: Middletown Campus: 800-906-5322 Fauquier Campus: 540-351-1505 Luray/Page Campus: 540-843-0722 www.lfcc.edu
Steven A. Baker - District 2 (540) 477-3550 (H) David E. Ferguson - District 3 (540) 984-8777 (H) (540) 984-3438 (F)
Shenandoah County Public Schools 600 N. Main St., Suite 200, Woodstock, VA 22664 (540) 459-6222
Sharon Baroncelli - District 4 (540) 331-4492 (C)
Massanutten Military Academy 614 S. Main Street, Woodstock, VA 22664 (540) 459-2167
Dennis Morris - District 5 (540) 436-9149 (H) (540) 436-3611 (W) (540) 436-3101 (F)
Health Care: Shenandoah Memorial Hospital 759 S Main St, Woodstock, VA 22664 Phone:(540) 459-1100
Conrad A. Helsley - District 6 (Chairman) (540) 481-6167 (C) (540) 465-4146 (F) 19TH ANNUAL WOODSTOCK YOUNG FARMERS
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10000 PRO FARM TRACTORS 6000 CLASSIC MODIFIED TRACTORS 8500 MOD TURBO 6500 PRO STREET TRUCKS
Library: County Library 514 Stoney Creek Blvd Edinburg, VA 22824 540-984-8200 Basye-Orkney Springs Library P.O. Box 251, Basye, VA 22810 540-856-8084 Fort Valley Library 6190 Woodstock Tower Road, Fort Valley, VA 22652 540-933-6714 Mt. Jackson Community Library 5901 Main Street, Mt. Jackson, VA 22842 540-477-3327 New Market Area Library 160 E. Lee Street, PO Box 452 New Market, VA 22844 540-740-8650 Strasburg Community Library 195 West King Street, Strasburg, VA 22657 540-465-8464 Senior Center: 510 Piccadilly St, Edinburg, VA 22824 (540) 984-8811 Utility Hookups: Rappahannock Electric Cooperative 800-552-3904 Shenandoah Electric Cooperative 800-234-7832 Amerigas 800-237-1302 H.N. Funkhouser & Co. 540-636-8000 Holtzman Oil Corps. (Oil) 800-628-0379 Holtzman Oil Corps. (Propane) 888-306-4243 Quarles Petroleum Inc. 540-636-2166 CenturyLink (Telephone) 888-723-8010 Comcast 800-835-4949 Direct TV 800-201-4416 CenturyLink (Internet) 866-228-1362 Comcast (Internet) 800-266-2278 Shentel 540-984-5383
Elected Officials: C. Todd Gilbert, Virginia House of Delegates (15th District) P.O. Box 309 Woodstock, Va. 22664 Office: 540-459-7550 Richmond Office: 804-698-1015 DelTGilbert@house.virginia.gov Mark D. Obenshain, Senate of Virginia (26th Senatorial District) P.O. Box 555 Harrisonburg Va. 22803 Office: 540-437-1451 firstname.lastname@example.org Sen. Tim Kaine 144 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20510 Office: 202-224-4024 www.kaine.senate.gov Sen. Mark Warner 459A Russell Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. 20510 Office: 202-224-2023 www.warner.senate.gov Rep. Bob Goodlatte (6th District) 2240 Rayburn HOB, Washington, D.C. 20515 Office: 202-25-5431 www.goodlatte.house.gov
What Does Your Dry Cleaner Do For You? “It feels good to do special things for people.” -Amber Custer, FRESH customer service representative
We have a customer who is color-blind. Because she needs assistance coordinating her outfits, we label every garment’s color for her. We go the extra mile!
912 S. Main St., Woodstock • 459-2101 www.fresh-drycleaners.com
Airport: Warren County-Front Royal Airport 229 Stokes Airport Road (Route 615) 540-635-3570 www.warrencountyva.net/airport_commissionasp
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