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Mark Warner might be in D.C., but he’s definitely not of D.C. “No matter how many challenges you’ve got in the Valley or on City Council or others, they are not as wacky as the people that I work with up in D.C.,” Sen. Warner, D-Va., said during a visit to Waynesboro on March 2. […]
For Mark Warner, it risked being a Michael Dukakis moment. “This is politician rule #1: You’re never supposed to wear a hat,” Sen. Warner, D-Va., said after being handed a Dr. Seuss hat that otherwise seemed sensible given what he was about to do. And you thought banging the gavel to open and close sessions […]
U.S. Sen. Mark Warner will visit the Waynesboro YMCA on Friday, March 2, to get a tour of the $100,000 thermal-solar installation project at the Y and be briefed on the details of the project by officials from the Y and project partner Sigora Solar. The project is the largest thermal-solar installation in the state […]
The Shenandoah Marlins Aquatic Club, which practices at the Waynesboro Y, competed in the Virginia Swimming District Championships in Roanoke Virginia Feb. 17-19. The meet was open to all swimmers in the Southwest District in Virginia. The meet is geared for younger swimmers (14 and under) and swimmers who are trying to obtain qualifying times […]
February is American Heart Month and as a leading nonprofit dedicated to strengthening community through healthy living, the Waynesboro Family YMCA urges everyone in Waynesboro and East Augusta area to take steps to prevent chronic diseases, such as heart disease, so they can lead longer, healthier lives. To address the prevalence of heart disease in […]
The Waynesboro Family YMCA has been a location for the Healthways SilverSneakers® Fitness Program for many years. SilverSneakers® is an innovative health, exercise and wellness program helping older adults live healthy, active lifestyles. The Waynesboro Family YMCA offers several fitness classes to get you moving. Now, Healthways SilverSneakers® has made the process to get active […]
The Waynesboro Family YMCA announced on Wednesday the hiring of Norm Wright to head up the Shenandoah Marlins Aquatic Club competitive-swimming program. Link to story on WaynesboroYMCA.com.
Sixty percent of adult Americans are overweight, and thirty percent are obese. And our bad habits are affecting our kids, whose life expectancy, shockingly, sadly, will be less than our generation, a major step back in quality of life that is entirely preventable. “It’s not just about the elderly and people who have had heart […]
Edited by Chris Graham email@example.com The 2010 Merv Wooten Invitational Golf Tournament is set for Friday, June 4, at the Waynesboro Country Club. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Edited by Chris Graham firstname.lastname@example.org There are only three weeks left to sign up for the inaugural Tri for the Y, which is set for Sunday, June 6. The event, sponsored by the Waynesboro YMCA and Elevation Athletics, is now accepting relay entries. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Edited by Chris Graham email@example.com Former Waynesboro YMCA chairman of the board and 2007 YMCA Hall of Fame inductee Jacob Kirkwood “Kirk” Snell passed away on Wednesday. Snell was 89. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Edited by Chris Graham firstname.lastname@example.org The Waynesboro Family YMCA is announcing the following information with regard to 2010 basketball camps and summer basketball leagues. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Story by Chris Graham email@example.com They kicked the guys out 20 years ago. That was when you could tell that the Wild Walleyball Women of Waynesboro were getting serious. “Twenty years is a long time,” said Tuck Rogers, one of the founding members of the walleyball club, which can actually trace its roots back […]
Edited by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com The Waynesboro YMCA is hosting its annual Spring Gala on Saturday, April 23, at the Best Western in Waynesboro. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Edited by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com The Waynesboro YMCA Stray Cats summer swim team is getting organized for 2010. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Edited by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com The Waynesboro YMCA will host a presentation by Augusta Health Cardiology on Thursday, April 29, at 7 p.m. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Edited by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com The Waynesboro YMCA lost a beloved member of its family on Saturday with the passing of Russell Culver, 74, who died on Saturday, April 17, after a battle with cancer. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Edited by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com The Waynesboro YMCA and the American Red Cross are teaming up to offer classes in lifeguard training, first aid, professional CPR and AID training in May. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
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Story by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com Swimmers in the Shenandoah Marlins Aquatic Club at the Waynesboro Family YMCA placed in several recent Virginia Swimming state meets. WaynesboroYMCA.com has the story.
Story by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com WaynesboroYMCA.com has a feature story on a fitness program called Zumba that is designed to add fun to the fitness by incorporating a variety of Latin dances into the workouts. Access the story on WaynesboroYMCA.com.
Edited by Chris Graham AFPBusiness.com AFP Publishing News: AFP completes redesign of YMCA website Augusta Free Press Publishing has completed the redesign of the website of the Waynesboro Family YMCA. The new website went live in January. The site features up-to-date information on program offerings in adult and senior fitness, youth sports and childcare. Story […]
Edited by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com Learn more about the Exercise Your Brain! event being held at the Waynesboro Family YMCA on Wednesday, March 24. Information on the brain-exercise program and a downloadable PDF can be accessed here.
Story by Chris Graham WaynesboroYMCA.com AugustaFreePress.com editor Chris Graham tells the story of Blake Hodge, a Westwood Hills Elementary School first-grader who is regularly scoring baskets in the Waynesboro Family YMCA rec basketball league this winter. Chris talks with Blake, who is legally blind, as well as Blake’s mother and coach, to learn more […]