Spotlight Nov/Dec 2021

November/December 2021 Students of the Sky NEXTGEN Aviators aims to take learning to new heights Inquiring minds wanted to know: Has anyone ever fallen asleep on one of these things? The small plane has just finished taxiing after a roughly 15-minute, 1,200-foot-high...

Good Samaritan July 2021

July 2021 Village Keeper Winchester’s Scully is 2021 Good Samaritan Award Winner Tina Marie Scully lifted the words right out of the document she had no knowledge existed. “It takes a village,” she says to the roomful of eyes cast on her, referencing what it takes to...

Farm Life May 2020

May 2020 Among farm dogs, there is no passing of the proverbial torch. No ceremony to celebrate the end of one’s career and the start of another’s. No press release announcing changes. A younger dog just seamlessly replaces an older version of itself. This has been...

Co-op People February 2020

February 2020 ‘Miracle’ of Light Former electrician recalls life before power Kids these days and their smartphones. Glenn Gochenour has an opinion or two on having the whole world at your fingertips. “ It makes me wonder if you’re in the shower, I wonder how many...

Crossroads January 2020

January 2020 Clover Hill Community Covers All the Bases The Shenandoah Valley can be too picturesque for its own good. In the western Rockingham County community of Clover Hill, this issue surfaces on occasion for its beloved baseball team, the Bucks. The batter’s...

Cover Story June-2018

Shenandoah Valley Couple’s Canines Spread Joy Far and Wide June 2018 Photos and cover photo by Lynn Peters The sound of a locomotive comes from the kitchen, which causes Doug Peters to pop out of his living room chair. It’s his cellphone beckoning. The ringtone is...