Tag: Manassas

Manassas Cancels Civil War Weekend

Manassas Cancels Civil War Weekend

| August 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

The City of Manassas has canceled Civil War Weekend, scheduled for next weekend, for safety reasons.

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OPINION: Stonewall Jackson Name Change Puts Students at Risk

OPINION: Stonewall Jackson Name Change Puts Students at Risk

| August 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | Opinion

While I strongly applaud denouncing racism (as I do believe proponents of the plan intend), I cannot stress enough how much danger such a movement puts our schools, community and children in, and for so little gain.

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PWCS Responds to Stonewall Jackson GoFundMe Renaming Efforts

PWCS Responds to Stonewall Jackson GoFundMe Renaming Efforts

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS) has received several questions concerning a Go Fund Me campaign raising money to pay possible costs associated with a citizen’s suggestion to change the names of two division schools.

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School Board Chairman Proposes Renaming Stonewall Jackson Schools

School Board Chairman Proposes Renaming Stonewall Jackson Schools

| August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County School Board Chairman Ryan Sawyers announced his proposal to rename Stonewall Jackson High School and Stonewall Jackson Middle School in Manassas after the fallen heroes at Charlottesville.

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Man Arrested for Impersonating Police Officer in Manassas

Man Arrested for Impersonating Police Officer in Manassas

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police arrested an Alexandria man, Tuesday, for impersonating a law enforcement officer during a traffic incident Monday in the Manassas area.

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Speeding Driver Causes Seven Car Pileup on I-66 at Route 234 Business

Speeding Driver Causes Seven Car Pileup on I-66 at Route 234 Business

| July 31, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Driver who refused to stop for trooper, caused a seven-car pileup at the I-66 exit onto Route 234 Business in Manassas, Monday afternoon, according to Virginia State Police.

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Residents Deliver Water to Homeless Camps in Manassas

Residents Deliver Water to Homeless Camps in Manassas

| July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

After a call on social media, Wednesday, local residents met to provide water and ice to homeless people in Manassas trying to help beat the heat on a 95-degree day.

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Prince William Can Now Text ‘911’

Prince William Can Now Text ‘911’

| July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

The Prince William County Office of Public Safety Communications can now accept text-to-911 emergency messages from AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless customers who find themselves needing assistance in Prince William County and the cities of Manassas and Manassas Park.

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PWCS to Email Students Class Schedules

PWCS to Email Students Class Schedules

| July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

Middle and high school schedules will be emailed to students this year, said Irene Cromer, Supervisor for Community Relations for Prince William County Schools.

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OBITUARY: Family to Celebrate Life of Suzanne Miller

OBITUARY: Family to Celebrate Life of Suzanne Miller

| July 6, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

The family of Suzanne Miller, wife of Del. Jackson Miller of Manassas (R-District 50), will honor her with a celebration of life at Grace United Methodist Church, Friday.

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