• Former secretary pleads guilty to embezzling from church

    LURAY, Va. (AP) — A January sentencing is set for a former secretary who pleaded guilty to embezzling from a church in Luray. The Daily News-Record ( ) reports that 52-year-old Ellen Fields entered guilty…

  • Police say Luray woman’s death likely weather-related

    STRASBURG, Va. (AP) — Police say the death of an 89-year-old Luray woman was likely weather-related. A motorist found the body of Mary Jennings in a ditch near Strasburg on New Year’s Eve. Her family…

  • Shenandoah hotels temporarily lay off employees due to shutdown

    The closure of national parks, including Shenandoah National
    Park in Virginia, has led to more than 300 temporary layoffs in the
    state, according to the Virginia Workforce Network and the company
    that runs several hotels in the park.