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Thursday, April 20, 2017
Timberville, VA – F&M Bank is partnering with 14 local elementary schools in Shenandoah, Page, Rockingham and Augusta Counties to celebrate Teach Children to Save Day with savings education lessons throughout the months of April and May. More than 1,300 local students will enhance their understanding of making smart spending decisions. Students also will learn the value of saving money ...read more
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Thursday, April 20, 2017
Five Wharton Aldhizer & Weaver PLC attorneys have been named Virginia Super Lawyer/Rising Stars for 2017. Four attorneys were named Super Lawyers, which is an annual publication only selecting five percent of the attorneys in the state to be included in their select list. WAW also had an attorney named to the Rising Stars list. Rising Stars are attorneys under the age of 40 or in practice ...read more
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Thursday, April 20, 2017
Harrisonburg, VA – Gravity Group, a local brand and marketing group, celebrated its 25 th year in business by turning the tables on itself and undertaking a brand assessment that resulted in a new brand identity and website. “We started this process because our brand identity and website were in need of an update – they didn’t reflect the company that we’d ...read more
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017
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Monday, March 13, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mike Aulgur or Cammie Tutwiler or Preston Knight PHONE: (540) 578-0626 or (540) 435-6134 or (540) 820-0809 EMAIL: maulgur@svec.coop or ctutwiler@svec.coop or pknight@svec.coop SVEC Encourages Preparation for Winter Weather MT. CRAWFORD – With several inches of heavy, wet snow in the forecast for parts of Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative’s ...read more
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Thursday, February 02, 2017
For Release: February 2, 2017 Contact: Wesley B. Wampler Director, Marketing and Sales Phone: 540-248-6273 wamplerw@dixiegas.com Dixie Gas and Oil Corporation Appoints Safety & Regulatory Compliance Manager VERONA, VA – February 2, 2017 – Dixie Gas and Oil Corporation, a leading provider of propane and petroleum products in Western and Central Virginia, today announced that ...read more
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Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Contact: Sharon Moore Crossroads to Brain Injury Recovery, Inc. 540-568-8923 Fax: 540-568-8864 Sharon@c2bir.org Crossroads to Brain Injury Recovery, Inc. announces their 2016 successes and a new Executive Director Harrisonburg, VA - January 25, 2017 - Approximately 5,000 people in the Central Shenandoah Valley Community are affected with brain injury. In 2016 Crossroads to Brain Injury Recovery ...read more
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
For Release: June 15, 2016 Contact: Wesley B. Wampler Director, Marketing and Sales Phone: 540-248-6273 wamplerw@dixiegas.com Dixie Gas & Oil Presents Annual Scholarship Local Students Awarded Dixie’s Annual “Buddy Harris” Scholarship VERONA, VA – June 13, 2015 – Each year, Dixie Gas & Oil recognizes the outstanding achievement and work ethic of a ...read more
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Thursday, June 09, 2016
IT Decisions is pleased to announce their relocation to a new purpose-built office space in the heart of downtown Harrisonburg, located at 139 N. Liberty St. in the historic Hess Furniture Building. The new suite provides our staff and customers with more convenience and space for easy access and meetings, while allowing us to implement an exceptional level of security by implementing the latest ...read more
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Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Local Entrepreneur Named 2016 Young Retailer of the Year Chad Layman of Fine Earth recently sent the Chamber a letter regarding K9s for Warriors. We wanted to share it with our members and congratulate Chad, Fine Earth and our community on the support they are showing are Veterans! Chad also told the Chamber that in just over 2 weeks our community has raised over $50,000 for K9s for Warriors! I ...read more
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Wednesday, April 27, 2016
For Immediate Release CONTACT: J. Michael Aulgur or Cammie Tutwiler or Preston Knight PHONE: (540) 578-0626 or (540) 435-6134 or (540) 820-0809 EMAIL: maulgur@svec.coop or ctutwiler@svec.coop or pknight@svec.coop SVEC Announces Plans for New Rockingham Office Facility MT. CRAWFORD – Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) announced today its intention to construct a new office ...read more
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Wednesday, April 20, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Arts Council of the Valley Awards Grants to Local Artists & Arts Educators HARRISONBURG, VA – April 20, 2016 – The Arts Council of the Valley (ACV) is pleased to announce the following Advancing the Arts grants awarded to local artists and educators for projects taking place between April and October 2016. Devon Ortt was awarded $1,000 for “Guitars for ...read more
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Thursday, April 14, 2016
Skyline Roofing, Inc. Wins Two Prominent Firestone Building Products Roofing Industry Awards Local Roofing Firm Earns Esteemed Annual Honors DAYTON, Va. (April 4, 2016) – Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, a leading manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive “Roots to Rooftops” product portfolio, presented Skyline Roofing, Inc. with the 2016 Master Contractor Award, a ...read more
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Monday, April 11, 2016
550 N. Commerce Ave., Waynesboro, VA 22980 800-942-1066 www.mcclungco.com PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 11, 2016 SOUTHALL PROMOTED TO PRODUCTION MANAGER (Waynesboro, VA) McClung Companies, a full-service graphic communications company, has promoted Sheila Southall to Production Manager. Southall had been serving as the company's Pre-Press & Print Innovation Coordinator. ...read more
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Wednesday, March 23, 2016
ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT March 7, 2016, Charlottesville, VA . – The Central and Western Virginia Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association has announced the addition of Kathryn Sims Cross as Director of Development. Cross comes to the Alzheimer’s Association with an extensive background in non-profit development. Most recently, she worked ...read more
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Wednesday, March 23, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 23, 2016 Contact: Dr. Steve Longenecker, the Edwin L. Turner Distinguished Professor of History 540-828-5321 Bethany Seminary President to Hold Seminar at Bridgewater College BRIDGEWATER, Va. – Dr. Jeffrey W. Carter, president of Bethany Theological Seminary in Richmond, Ind., will lead a seminar at Bridgewater College Tuesday, April 5, at 3:30 p.m., on ...read more
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