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Local couple brings dance room to downtown Harrisonburg  WHSV

A dance room is coming to Harrisonburg with the goal of getting the entire community involved in feeling the rhythm.

WHSV
H.S. boys basketball: Fleming downs Harrisonburg in OT to advance to Region 5D quarters  Roanoke Times

William Fleming's big game experience was the difference in its 76-64 overtime win over determined Harrisonburg in the opening round of the Region 5D ...

Roanoke Times
1on1: Harrisonburg enrollment & capacity projections  WHSV

We look at projections and talk with Interim School Superintendent Patrick Lintner.

WHSV
Harrisonburg City Council discusses regulations on Bird and Lime expansion  WHSV

At Tuesday night's meeting, the Harrisonburg City Council will discuss a proposed Memorandum of Understanding, or MOU, with motorized scooter companies.

WHSV
Cyclist injured after being hit by pickup truck on U.S. 11  Staunton News Leader

Harrisonburg man taken to Sentara RMH Medical Center, Virginia State Police said.

Staunton News Leader
Fleming boys outlast Harrisonburg in OT to advance in Region 5D  Roanoke Times

William Fleming's big game experience was the difference in its 76-64 overtime win over dete… Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email; Print; Save. Load comments ...

Roanoke Times
Report on how to improve busy Harrisonburg road coming soon  WHSV

If you are frustrated with traffic in the Port Republic Road area in Harrisonburg, relief could be in sight. A planning organization in the area is working on how to ...

WHSV
Harrisonburg City Council addresses e-scooters, HCPS enrollment  The Breeze

During its Tuesday meeting, the Harrisonburg City Council proposed multiple changes to its regulations regarding e-scooters such as Bird and Lime, including ...

The Breeze
Dragons Battle JMU on Thursday Night in Harrisonburg  Drexel Dragons

Live Audio Live Video Live Stats Twitter Game Notes Harrisonburg, Va. - The Drexel men's basketball team begins its final road trip of the regular season on ...

Drexel Dragons
Parking space swap in downtown Harrisonburg garages  WHSV

The city of Harrisonburg is swapping the ten hour parking spots on the lower levels to where the permit parking spots are on top.

WHSV
Harrisonburg stormwater study makes suggestions to city  WHSV

For the past two years, Harrisonburg has been working with the Green Infrastructure Center, Virginia Department of Forestry, and U.S. Forest *Service* on a study ...

WHSV
Police investigating shooting at Harrisonburg apartment complex  WHSV

The Harrisonburg Police Department is investigating an incident in which a man was shot in the leg Sunday night.

WHSV
Harrisonburg Police Department takes applications for "community academy"  WHSV

Harrisonburg Police Department is taking applications for its 24th year of the Community Police Academy.

WHSV
Harrisonburg leaders plan for 2022 opening of new high school  WHSV

On Wednesday, January 16th, members of a liaison committee composed of Harrisonburg City Council members and the Harrisonburg School Board me to ...

WHSV
Mayor of Harrisonburg named to list of "Strong Men and Women in Virginia History"  WHSV

HARRISONUBURG, Va. (WHSV) — This year, Mayor Deanna Reed of Harrisonburg was one of seven people named to the list of "Strong Men and Women in ...

WHSV
Harrisonburg school board narrows down superintendent candidate pool  WHSV

Harrisonburg City School Board met in closed session and narrowed the candidate pool down.

WHSV
Harrisonburg school officials get creative with teacher recruitment  WHSV

On Wednesday, Harrisonburg City Public Schools welcomed over 20 prospective teachers to the City.

WHSV
Star-struck: For a planetarium visit and so much more, Harrisonburg is out of this world  C-VILLE Weekly

Some day trips have a singular purpose (i.e., “We're going to the zoo!”), while others consist of a medley of experiences in the same general location. My family's ...

C-VILLE Weekly
John O. Marsh Jr., former Secretary of the Army from Harrisonburg, dies  WHSV

John O. Marsh Jr., who served in the United States House of Representatives for Virginia, has died.

WHSV
Harrisonburg paralegal named 'Unsung Legal Hero'  WHSV

Each year Virginia Lawyers Weekly releases a list of the year's 'Unsung Legal Heroes.' The most recent list in 2018 honors a paralegal in the Valley.

WHSV
Free Mobile Health Care to Make Stop in Harrisonburg  WMRA Public Radio

Even as Medicaid expansion is finding its footing in Virginia, many people don't have access to necessary health care. A non-profit provider of mobile.

WMRA Public Radio
Harrisonburg Ford donates car to Massanutten Technical Center  WHSV

On Tuesday Ford Motor Company and Harrisonburg Ford partnered up to donate a Ford Focus to Massanutten Technical Center.

WHSV
Original land deed for Court Square in Harrisonburg restored  WHSV

The deed provided for the creation of the square on which the courthouse now sits.

WHSV
Artful Dodger closes its doors for good  WHSV

A popular restaurant in Harrisonburg is in hot water after officials say it was serving alcohol without a license.

WHSV
Tree canopy study outlines goals for local improvement  The Breeze

The city staff of Harrisonburg has worked with the Green Infrastructure Center over the past two years to conduct a tree canopy analysis study throughout the city.

The Breeze
Harrisonburg skate park to begin updates  WHSV

Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation is working on updating facilities around the city. They started with Westover Pool and Kids Castle and the next project is the ...

WHSV
Harrisonburg lawyer offers free services to those impacted by shutdown  WHSV

The government shutdown is now in its 32nd day, and a lawyer in the Valley is reaching out to workers who are impacted to offer his services for free.

WHSV
Harrisonburg boys basketball team stymies Charlottesville  The Daily Progress

To start, the Harrisonburg boys basketball team looked like it was in trouble against Charlottesville. Jake Bowling had 14 of the Black Knights' 16 points and was ...

The Daily Progress
Harrisonburg City Public Schools embrace diverse population  The Breeze

Fifty-three languages and 49 countries are represented by students currently attending Harrisonburg City Public Schools. Approximately 2,030 children are ...

The Breeze
Harrisonburg Parks and Rec recruits for seasonal jobs  WHSV

There may be snow on the ground now, but soon the dome over Westover Pool will be lifted and spring and summer activities will be underway which is why ...

WHSV
Harrisonburg City School Board reviews superintendent applications  WHSV

On Tuesday night, the Harrisonburg City School Board met to review applications submitted for the superintendent position.

WHSV
Bill expands who can carry naloxone  WHSV

The General Assembly passed a bill expanding who is able to carry and administer naloxone if there is an opioid overdose.

WHSV
1on1: MLK Day Community Breakfast is Monday in Harrisonburg  WHSV

Joanne Gabbin discusses Martin Luther King Jr., and the Community Breakfast event.

WHSV
Art exhibit in Harrisonburg turns trash into art  WHSV

It might be true when they say 'one man's trash is another man's treasure' — but one part they're leaving out is art.

WHSV
Harrisonburg: Interstate 81 lane closures Feb. 5-6  Augusta Free Press

Overnight single-lane closures are scheduled for northbound Interstate 81 in Harrisonburg Tuesday and Wednesday nights.

Augusta Free Press
Harrisonburg Public Works holds open house on traffic calming plan for Sunset Heights neighborhood  WHSV

Back in 2015, residents of the Sunset Heights' neighborhood went to the Harrisonburg Police Department with concerns about speeding and cars passing ...

WHSV
HS Basketball Region Tournaments Scoreboard  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. -- High school basketball region tournament scores: BOYS Region 5D Tournament First Round - Friday, Feb. 15. William Fleming 76 ...

WHSV
Harrisonburg Free Clinic and EMU partner to give students hands-on experience  WHSV

The graduate students will receive hands-on experience while expanding counseling services at the clinic.

WHSV
Wanted: Matthew Short  WHSV

Matthew Short, 38, is wanted by the Harrisonburg Police Department.

WHSV
Rocktown Roller-Rama returns at Three Notch'd Brewing  WHSV

An event Friday celebrates the cycling community in the Valley. The 'Rocktown Roller-Rama' will be held at Three Notch'd Brewing in downtown Harrisonburg.

WHSV
DMV Connect expands services to the Harrisonburg area  Augusta Free Press

The Virginia DMV is expanding its mobile outreach by adding two new DMV Connect teams, one of which is based in Harrisonburg.

Augusta Free Press
Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation Hosts Job Fair Jan. 26  NBC 29 News

The Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a job fair for seasonal positions Saturday, January 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cecil F.

NBC 29 News
Counseling interns contribute to holistic care at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Free Clinic  Augusta Free Press

Graduate students in EMU's Master of Arts in Counseling program are gaining real-world experience at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Free Clinic.

Augusta Free Press
JMU baseball sweeps Norfolk St. in opening day doubleheader  WHSV

The James Madison baseball team opened the 2019 season with a doubleheader sweep of Norfolk State Friday at Eagle Field.

WHSV
Harrisonburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority feels effect of government shutdown  WHSV

The effects from the partial government shutdown are trickling down to the Harrisonburg Redevelopment Housing Authority (HRHA.)

WHSV
Planning Commission discusses short time rentals at meeting  WHSV

On Wednesday, The Harrisonburg Planning Commission had a public hearing to consider two options for 'homestays' and short term rentals (STR) in the city.

WHSV
Flower shop preps for one of the busiest days of the year  WHSV

Valentine's Day is one of the busiest days of the year for the flower business, and that's something staff at The Wishing Well in Harrisonburg knows all too well.

WHSV
1on1: Harrisonburg Education Foundation annual gala  WHSV

Find out about this year's gala on Saturday, February 16, which raises money for grants for teachers.

WHSV
Interim Superintendent presents projected enrollment growth to council  WHSV

The Interim Superintendent of Harrisonburg City Public Schools presented projected enrollment growth to city council on Tuesday.

WHSV
Harrisonburg Harmonizers delivering singing valentines around the Valley  WHSV

The Harrisonburg Harmonizers are performing around the Valley this Valentine's season. You can book one of three quartets to surprise a loved one at home, ...

WHSV
Video: Ford Motor Co. and Harrisonburg Ford partner to gift car to technical center  WHSV

Massanutten Technical Center has over 20 students in their advanced automotive *service* excellence program.

WHSV
Harrisonburg High School holds celebration in memory of Dr. King  WHSV

Harrisonburg High School held a ceremony to remember Dr. Martin Luther King Junior on Monday morning. The organizers of the event hope that the ceremony ...

WHSV
Flooring Showroom in Harrisonburg, VA, Gives Pet Lovers a Reason to Remodel - Press Release  Digital Journal

The Family Rules Flooring Event is going on now at Weaver's Flooring America. Customers can take advantage of special pricing and discounts throughout the ...

Digital Journal
Home sales up, but buyers face pressure to act quick  WHSV

Home sales were up across the Shenandoah Valley in 2018, but buyers faced greater pressure to purchase more quickly.

WHSV
Man charged for assaulting McDonald's customers  WHSV

A 21-year-old from Sussex County was charged after an incident at the McDonald's on Port Republic Road, according to police.

WHSV
Weekend Picks: February 15th - February 17th  WHSV

Here's a look at some of the big events happening in the Shenandoah Valley this weekend.

WHSV
West African Tuareg Guitar Sensation Comes to Harrisonburg  WMRA Public Radio

Guitarist Mdou Moctar has been a prominent figure in the West African music scene of Agadez, Niger for the past decade. He plays a style that fuses.

WMRA Public Radio
Valentine's Day offers sweet business for local cupcake store  WHSV

With Valentine's Day around the corner, love is in the air. For The Cupcake Company in Harrisonburg, it also means business is booming.

WHSV
JMU issues community alert over attempted assault on Devon Lane  WHSV

The Harrisonburg Police Department is investigating an attempted assault that led to a community alert for James Madison University students.

WHSV
Harrisonburg man facing multiple charges after police chase in South Boston  YourGV.com

A 40-year-old Harrisonburg man is being held with no bond following a police chase Sunday evening that resulted in him now facing 13 traffic violations, ...

YourGV.com
Police Jury awards sewer improvement bid to Harrisonburg company  The Franklin Sun

Womack & Sons Construction Group was the low bidder for the Abe Lincoln / Horace White sewer improvement project.

The Franklin Sun
Law enforcement from around Virginia honor fallen Trooper  WHSV

HARRISONBURG,Va.(WHSV) -- On Saturday, law enforcement officers from around Virginia gathered in the town of Chilhowie to offer a final farewell to Virginia ...

WHSV
Cat's Cradle holds second annual 'Kitten Bowl' at Pale Fire  WHSV

Super Bowl Sunday is just two days away, but it's not just about football; the Puppy Bowl will air on Animal Planet. There are also events here in the Valley, ...

WHSV
Weekend Picks: February 8 - February 10  WHSV

Here's a look at some of the big events happening in the Shenandoah Valley this weekend.

WHSV
Local school discusses changes made to safety following Parkland school shooting  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va (WHSV) -- A year after the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, administrators at a local school worked to take a closer look at the ...

WHSV
JMU Lifelong Learning Institute expands to Broadway  WHSV

The town of Broadway has seen new businesses open in the last year, and now one Harrisonburg-based organization is expanding. James Madison University ...

WHSV
Burger King Student Athlete of the Week: Zach Hatter  WHSV

The Eastern Mennonite High School boys varsity basketball team is having a great season. Its starting point guard and captain, is this week's Burger King ...

WHSV
Students seek harmony for all-district school meet  WHSV

More than 250 student musicians from middle and high schools across the valley met on Saturday to play as one.

WHSV
Dukes Not Backing Away From Expectations | Music  The Winchester Star

James Madison baseball doesn't want to miss the party at its own place again.

The Winchester Star
2018 to 2019 season snowfall to date  WHSV

Here is a review of the total snowfall for the 2018-2019 season across the area.

WHSV
James Madison University names hall after president’s slave  Washington Post

A university in Virginia will name a residence hall after a freed slave who once was owned by founding father James Madison.

Washington Post
Local hubs offer opportunities to celebrate Valentine's Day  The Breeze

Need Valentine's Day plans? These options around Harrisonburg might be a good bet.

The Breeze
JMU Press Conference: Tuesday, Feb. 12  WHSV

James Madison men's basketball head coach Louis Rowe, women's basketball head coach Sean O'Regan, and baseball head coach Marlin Ikenberry spoke to ...

WHSV
Megan Good, JMU softball ready for 2019 season  Staunton News Leader

High expectation for James Madison softball this year with the return of pitcher Megan Good.

Staunton News Leader
Average tax refund is lower this year, but paychecks are higher  WHSV

Your tax returns may be smaller this year. The IRS reported funds are down about eight percent.

WHSV
Elementary school students receive flag training amid new responsibility  WHSV

Some fifth-grade students at Bluestone Elementary School got a lesson on the American and Virginian flags on Thursday when the JROTC from Harrisonburg ...

WHSV
NASA's Van Allen Probes mission is coming to and end  WHSV

NASA's Van Allen Probes mission is coming to and end, they are entering one final mission.

WHSV
HS Basketball Scoreboard: Tuesday, Feb. 5  WHSV

High school basketball scores from Tuesday, February 5.

WHSV
DMV mobile office allows visitors to skip long lines  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — The Department of Motor Vehicles recently expanded its outreach in the Harrisonburg region as the agency expects more ...

WHSV
Buc-ee’s: The Path to World Domination  Texas Monthly

Beaver Aplin built the quirky convenience chain into a Texas empire. Will his tactics translate outside the state?

Texas Monthly
'Marie Kondo Effect' hits Goodwills in the Valley at just the right time  WHSV

'Tidying Up' is a new Netflix series featuring Marie Kondo who encourages people to donate items that no longer make them happy so that they can spark joy in ...

WHSV
Chris Scarface Willmore runs a backyard fight club called Streetbeefs to keep violence off the streets  ESPN

Chris "Scarface" Wilmore is the dictator of "The Yard" -- a narrow lot behind Wilmore's two-story home in Harrisonburg, Virginia, where tree trunks are covered in ...

ESPN
College professor tackles 'Capitol Controversy' with students  WHSV

As controversy at the Capitol rolls into its ninth day, professors at local colleges are tackling the tough topics with their students.

WHSV
Refugees serve food to local homeless community  WHSV

Thursday night, a group of African refugees served food to the homeless in Harrisonburg.

WHSV
How does a Virginia herb company grow? By moving nature indoors.  The Washington Post

Part of the genius of investing is recognizing a great business that others miss. Warren Buffett has the knack. He invested in newspapers such as The ...

The Washington Post
How does a garden company grow? For Tim Heydon, by moving nature inside.  Richmond.com

HARRISONBURG — Part of the genius of investing is recognizing a great business that others miss.

Richmond.com
Dukes fall to Hofstra as Pride extends winning streak to 15 games  WHSV

Hofstra used a 26-8 run midway through the second half to pull away from James Madison on Thursday evening, handing the Dukes an 85-68 loss in Colonial ...

WHSV
HS Basketball District Tournaments Scoreboard  WHSV

Scores from high school basketball district tournaments.

WHSV
A Super Wolf Blood Moon will light up the sky this weekend  WHSV

HARRISONBURG, Va (WHSV) — The first full moon of 2019 will be unique. Not only will the moon be full, but at the same time there will be a "super moon" and ...

WHSV
Local athletes participate in National Signing Day  WHSV

Local high school athletes made their decision to compete at the college level official during National Signing Day Wednesday.

WHSV
Huffman II, Dr. Charles Jacob  GoDanRiver.com

Dr. Charles Jacob Huffman II, 67, of Sutherlin, Va., passed away on January 6, 2019, at his home. Charles was born in Harrisonburg, Va., on November 17, 1951 ...

GoDanRiver.com
Harlow excited for second season of pro baseball  WHSV

Former Stonewall Jackson High School and James Madison University standout left-handed pitcher Colton Harlow is preparing for his second season of ...

WHSV
Rockingham County home destroyed in early morning fire  WHSV

With temperatures in the single digits early Monday morning, firefighters in Rockingham County responded to a house fire along the 2900 block of Earmans ...

WHSV
Harrisonburg City Council moving forward with motorized scooter regulations  WHSV

'Bird' scooters landed in the City of Harrisonburg back in October, and they brought controversy with them. 'Lime' scooters rolled in soon after, and the City is ...

WHSV
Chris Jones and Sal Romero Jr. win Harrisonburg City Council seats  WHSV

Both Democratic candidates won seats on the Harrisonburg City Council on election night.

WHSV
Dukes Edge Towson In Overtime Thriller  WHSV

On Sunday afternoon, the James Madison Dukes (16-4, 8-1) defeated the Towson Tigers (12-8, 6-3) 71-59 inside the Convocation Center. JMU extended their ...

WHSV
High school sports roundup: Pratt's trifecta paces Massaponax at Region 5D meet  Fredericksburg.com

Aaliyah Pratt won the 300- and 500-meter dash and tied for first in the 55 dash, and Kayla Kosco won the 1000 as the Massaponax girls finished four points ...

Fredericksburg.com
Harrisonburg man crashes into city residence, chase ensues  The Breeze

Harrisonburg resident Jorge Justin Tejeda Molina crashed into a Lois Lane residence Saturday morning and evaded police officers after fleeing the scene.

The Breeze
Pink Menno Grandmother's activism came naturally  Mennonite World Review

Ruby Lehman of Harrisonburg, Va., is an 87-year-old retired schoolteacher, member of Park View Mennonite Church, world traveler, mother of four, white-haired ...

Mennonite World Review
Bird scooters add transportation option in Harrisonburg  The Breeze

Bird scooters have landed in Harrisonburg and JMU's campus, making the city one of over 100 and the campus one of 125 to have the scooters.

The Breeze
 

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Harrisonburg is an independent city in the Shenandoah Valley region of the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 48,914, with a census-estimated 2016 population of 53,078. Harrisonburg is the county seat of the surrounding Rockingham County, although the two are separate jurisdictions. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of ...
 

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