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Hearing Healthcare Blog: Help your loved ones with hearing loss

February is the month of love. Do you have a loved one who has issues with hearing loss?


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Valley League announces 2015 all-league teams

Harrisonburg outfielder Shane Billings was voted the Valley League Most Valuable Player among league administrators and media representatives. Charlottesville’s Hayden McCutcheon was voted the Pitcher of the Year.


Hearing Healthcare of Virginia: Get a free hearing screening, and lunch is on us

Better hearing is right around the corner. Hearing Healthcare of Virginia offers a Community Wellness program that offers a free baseline hearing screening to anyone over the age of 50. It’s only 15 minutes, and it’s free.


Volume Discount Sale at Hearing Healthcare of Virginia

Will you HEAR this year? Give yourself or a loved one the gift of better hearing this year! Hearing Healthcare of Virginia has secured a limited quantity of premium digital hearing aids at a dramatic discount. We are passing the savings right on to you! This is an opportunity to obtain cutting edge technology at rock bottom prices!


Gift certificate for turkey with hearing screening in November

Schedule a free hearing screening appointment with Hearing Healthcare of Virginia in November, and get a $10 voucher toward your turkey, just in time for your family dinner!


Pink with a Purpose: Have lunch on Hearing Healthcare of Virginia

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the dash of pink that we see everywhere is a constant reminder to women of the importance of taking care of their health and well-being.


Free hearing screening offered as part of new Community Wellness Program

Hearing Healthcare of Virginia, with six locations in the Shenandoah Valley and Central Virginia, launched a new Community Wellness Program on Sept. 1 for anyone age 50+.


South Durant Road in Covington to close Oct. 1

The Virginia Department of Transportation has scheduled a single-day closure on part of South Durant Road (Route 154) in Covington for Wednesday, October 1, from 9 a.m. to about 3 p.m.


Hearing Healthcare of Virginia launches community wellness program

Recent studies have shown a direct link between hearing loss and diabetes, dementia, cardiovascular disease and depression. Citing these studies, the American Medical Association is recommending that everyone over the age of 50 have an annual hearing screening.


Waynesboro Generals coach D.J. King breaks down Valley League title clincher

D.J. King should have been at a loss for words. His Waynesboro Generals team, which had played so well down the stretch, winning nine in a row at one point, going 16-5 just to get to Game 3 of the Jim Lineweaver Cup with a shot to clinch the Valley League championship at home, seemed to be falling apart in front of his very eyes.


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Staunton’s Gunnar McNeill named Valley League Player of the Year

Staunton first baseman Gunnar McNeill was voted the Valley League Most Valuable Player in a vote of league administrators and media. McNeill was joined by Front Royal’s Jake Harper as the Pitcher of the Year.


Video: Waynesboro Generals make it back to the Valley League championship series

Interviews with Waynesboro Generals coach D.J. King, starting pitcher Kevin Doherty and center fielder Cole Gruber after Waynesboro’s 4-3 win over Covington on Aug. 3 that sent the Generals to their second straight Valley League championship series.


Waynesboro Generals hold off late Covington rally, advance to Valley League championship series

Covington had the go-ahead run on first base with nobody out in the ninth, but Waynesboro Generals reliever Will Lowman was able to get out of the two-on, no-out jam, and the Generals advanced to the Valley League championship series with a 4-3 win over the ‘Jacks in front of 825 fans at Kate Collins Field Sunday night.


Listen Live: Waynesboro Generals vs. Covington Lumberjacks

The Covington Lumberjacks take on the Waynesboro Generals in the deciding Game 3 of their Valley League semifinal playoff series. WKDW’s Kris Neil will handle the play-by-play, with Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham on color commentary. The winner advances to the best-of-three championship series against the Charles Town Cannons.


Covington forces deciding Game 3, tops Waynesboro Generals, 9-0

Charles Cooper pitched a complete-game five-hit shutout, and Covington forced a deciding Game 3 in whitewashing the Waynesboro Generals, 9-0, on Saturday night.


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Valley League Playoff Scoreboard: Aug. 1

Valley League playoff scoreboard for Aug. 1, plus updated schedules.


Video: Postgame interviews from Waynesboro Generals Game 1 win

Waynesboro Generals play-by-play announcer Kris Neil interviews first baseman Mike McClellan and winning pitcher Micah Gorman after the Generals’ 6-4 win over the Covington Lumberjacks in Game 1 of their Valley League semifinal playoff series on Aug. 1.


Waynesboro Generals take Game 1 of VBL semis with 6-4 win over ‘Jacks

A three-run Mike McClellan double keyed a five-run Waynesboro Generals fifth, and Micah Gorman pitched into the eighth inning in a strong outing on the mound, lifting Waynesboro to a 6-4 win over Covington in Game 1 of their Valley League semifinal series Friday night.


Waynesboro Generals complete first-round Valley League playoff sweep

A seven-run fifth broke open a close game, and the Waynesboro Generals advanced to the second round of the 2014 Valley League playoffs with a 10-4 win over the Aldie Senators.


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Harrisonburg Turks take Game 1 of playoff series with Covington

A dominant performance from starting pitcher Ryan Castellanos lead the Harrisonburg Turks past the Covington Lumberjacks 3-1 in Game 1 of the VBL quarterfinals.


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Strasburg pitcher Brock Hunger named Valley League Player of the Week

Southpaw pitcher Brock Hunter of the Strasburg Express was named the Valley League’s final D-BAT Player of the Week for July 21-27.


Waynesboro Generals open 2014 Valley League playoffs at home Tuesday

The Waynesboro Generals have clinched the #2 seed in the 2014 Valley League playoffs and will open the postseason at home at Kate Collins Field on Tuesday.


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Harrisonburg Turks clinch Valley League regular season title

The Harrisonburg Turks clinched the 2014 Valley Baseball League pennant with a 2-0 win over the Covington Lumberjacks in a rain-shortened game on Saturday night.


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Five-run fifth powers Harrisonburg past New Market

A five-run, fifth-inning explosion powered the Harrisonburg Turks past the New Market Rebels 8-3 on Friday night.


Waynesboro Generals complete doubleheader sweep of Covington Lumberjacks

Zach Williamsen gave up one earned run in five innings, and Kyle Pitts hit his first homer of the season, pushing the Waynesboro Generals to a 6­-2 win over the Covington Lumberjacks Wednesday night at Kate Collins Field, completing a doubleheader sweep.


Waynesboro Generals whitewash Covington Lumberjacks, 6-0

Jeff Schank gave up three hits in six scoreless innings, and Garrett Russini had a homer and three RBI, lifting the Waynesboro Generals to a 6-0 win over the Covington Lumberjacks in Game 1 of a Valley League doubleheader at Kate Collins Field Wednesday night.


Walk off! Waynesboro wins in ninth over Front Royal, 8-7

A bases-loaded walk allowed the winning run to score in an 8-7 win for the Waynesboro Generals over the Front Royal Cardinals Tuesday night at Kate Collins Field.


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Justin Harris from Charles Town named Valley League Player of the Week

Charles Town Cannons outfielder Justin Harris was named the Valley Baseball League’s D-BAT Player of the Week for July 14-21.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 15

Valley League scoreboard for July 15, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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Harrisonburg Turks split two with Covington Lumberjacks

Dominant starting pitching from Nolan Krivijanski and Ryan Castellenos forced a doubleheader split between the Harrisonburg Turks and Covington Lumberjacks on Tuesday night. Covington Took the first game 4-0 and Harrisonburg won the second 2-1.


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Staunton’s Gunnar McNeill named Valley League Player of the Week

Staunton Braves infielder Gunnar McNeill was named the Valley Baseball League’s D-BAT Player of the Week for July 7-13.


Bats come alive: Waynesboro Generals top Covington, 9-5

Waynesboro pounded out 16 hits, Kevin Krupp hit his first home run of the summer, and the Generals topped Covington, 9-5, Friday night.


Strasburg Express nips Waynesboro Generals, 2-1

Three Strasburg pitchers scattered eight hits, and the Express got just enough offense to top the Waynesboro Generals, 2-1, Thursday night.


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Jose Carerra named Valley League Player of the Week

Covington second baseman José Carerra was named the Valley Baseball League’s D-BAT Player of the Week for June 30-July 5.


Bats wake up for Waynesboro in 12-1 win over Winchester

Down 1-0 and hitless entering the fourth, the Waynesboro Generals got untracked, scoring runs in each of the last six innings in a 12-1 blowout of the Winchester Royals Monday night.


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Valley League Scoreboard: June 27

Valley League scoreboard for June 27, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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Valley League Scoreboard: June 25

Valley League scoreboard for June 25, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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Valley League Scoreboard: June 22

Valley League scoreboard from June 22, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


Losing skid continues for Waynesboro with 8-3 loss at Covington

The Covington Lumberjacks scored two in the first and four in the third and coasted from there to an 8-3 win over the Waynesboro Generals Sunday night.


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Valley League Scoreboard: June 21

Valley League scoreboard from June 21, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


Covington Lumberjacks defeat Waynesboro Generals, 7-3

The Waynesboro Generals dropped their second straight home decision on Monday in a 7-3 loss to the Covington Lumberjacks at Kate Collins Field.


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Valley League Scoreboard: June 16

Valley League scoreboard from June 16, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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Harrisonburg capitalizes on late Waynesboro mistake, wins 7-6

Harrisonburg scored the go-ahead run on an eighth-inning Waynesboro error, and held on for a 7-6 win over the Valley League-leading Generals Sunday night at Kate Collins Field.


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Valley League Scoreboard: June 12

Rain continues to wreak havoc on the Valley League scoreboard. Here is the latest look at scores, standings and the upcoming VBL schedule.


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All Things Valley League: 16 former Valley Leaguers drafted in first 10 rounds

John Leonard, halfway across the world in Kenya, is nonetheless still the expert on All Things Valley League, literally.


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Valley League Standings, Schedule: June 6

Updated Valley Baseball League standings and upcoming schedule.


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Valley League Scoreboard: June 4

Valley League scores, standings and updated schedule from June 4.


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Valley League Scoreboard: June 1

Scores from Valley League action on June 1, 2014.


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Valley League Scoreboard: May 31

Valley League scores, standings and schedule from May 31, 2014.


Education awards presented at Bridgewater College

The Virginia Scholars Award was presented to Bridgewater College senior Rachael Sloan during the annual awards convocation on May 6.


Free Hearing Screening Day sponsored by Hearing Healthcare of Virginia

Hearing Healthcare of Virginia is sponsoring a Free Hearing Screening Day on Saturday, May 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at its six locations across the Shenandoah Valley and Central Virginia – Charlottesville, Covington, Culpeper, Fishersville, Harrisonburg and Lexington.


FLW College Fishing Northern Conference opens on Smith Mountain Lake

FLW College Fishing is headed to Smith Mountain Lake May 3 for the first Northern Conference tournament of 2014. Fifty college teams will be competing for a top award of $2,000 and a berth in the Northern Conference Invitational tournament.


Hearing Healthcare of Virginia sponsors Free Hearing Screening Day, leads effort to collect, redistribute used hearing aids

Hearing Healthcare of Virginia is sponsoring a Free Hearing Screening Day on Saturday, May 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at its six locations across the Shenandoah Valley and Central Virginia – Charlottesville, Covington, Culpeper, Fishersville, Harrisonburg and Lexington.


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Yale slows pace, tops VMI, 76-62, in CIT semifinals

Rodney Glasgow had 20 points and seven assists, but the Yale Bulldogs put four players in double figures en route to a 75-62 win over the VMI Keydets in the semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament (CIT), contested Tuesday night at Lexington, Va.’s Cameron Hall.


Sen. Tim Kaine holds economic development roundtable in Clifton Forge

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine hosted a roundtable discussion with local business leaders and elected officials from Covington, Alleghany County and Clifton Forge on Friday at Dabney S. Lancaster Community College.