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Jeff Ishee returns to host WVPT’s Virginia Farming

Shenandoah Valley broadcasting veteran Jeff Ishee returns to his role as host of WVPT’s agriculture news program Virginia Farming.


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Rockingham County Fair initiates search for new general manager

After five years as general manager of the Rockingham County Fair Association, Jeff Ishee is leaving the post and will be returning full-time to broadcasting and journalism.


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Four Virginia newspapers, one television station capture Farm Bureau Journalism Awards

The Tidewater News in Franklin claimed Virginia Farm Bureau Federation’s Ishee-Quann Award for Media Excellence, which recognizes the best of all entries in the organization’s annual Journalism Award competition.


Rockingham County Fair wins national honor

The Rockingham County Fair has been selected to receive three Awards of Distinction from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE).


Chris Graham: Now that was rock ‘n’ roll

My head is ringing, but that’s me complaining after a helluva night of rock ‘n’ roll at the Rockingham County Fair with Daughtry and the Goo Goo Dolls.


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Rockingham County Fairgrounds to renovate and expand poultry facilities

The Rockingham County Fair Association in Harrisonburg is renovating and expanding poultry facilities on the Fairgrounds this spring. The goal is to showcase the historic and economic importance of the poultry industry in the Shenandoah Valley.


Rockingham County Fairgrounds adds seven acres of parking with new Keep It Green lot

The Rockingham County Fairgrounds in Harrisonburg will add seven acres of new parking area this year. The goal is to increase overall parking capacity during the annual County Fair while building on the positive experience of Fair visitors.


Rockingham County Fair receives international awards

The Rockingham County Fair has been selected to receive three Awards of Distinction from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) headquartered in Springfield, Mo. The competition involved more than 1,100 fairs around the world. The John Deere Excellence in Agriculture Awards will be presented Dec. 10.