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VDOT hosts transportation career fair on April 19

VDOT is hosting a career fair on Tuesday, April 19 from 9 a.m.until 1 p.m. at Blue Ridge Community College, Weyers Cave.

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Cadence celebrates 20-year partnership with BRCC

There is a long history between Cadence and Blue Ridge Community College located in Weyers Cave, Va.

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Del. Steve Landes receives national award for fighting welfare fraud

Del. Steve Landes was honored with the Foundation for Government Accountability’s 2015 Protecting the Vulnerable Award Monday for his leadership in the state to prevent fraud and protect the state’s welfare programs for the truly needy.

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BRCC to host Education and Employment Fair on Nov. 5

Blue Ridge Community College is hosting an Education and Employment Fair on Thursday, November 5 from 3-7 pm at the Plecker Workforce Center on the Weyers Cave campus.

Vector Industries and SupplyOne: A win-win business relationship

SupplyOne reached out to Vector Industries in Waynesboro to try to sell Vector on its array of packaging and distribution products and services. Vector ended up selling the folks at SupplyOne on what it can do to add to the sales arsenals of local manufacturers.

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Management and leadership training at BRCC

Whether you’re new to management or a seasoned leader, take your skills to the next level with these certificate programs at Blue Ridge Community College (BRCC). Each has been carefully designed to help you transfer new skills directly to the workplace.

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Training for severe weather and emergencies offered at BRCC

Free Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) will be held Thursday evenings, Sept. 12-Nov. 14, from 6:30-9:00 p.m. at the Plecker Workforce Center on the campus of Blue Ridge Community College.

State Police searching for missing inmate in Weyers Cave area

The Virginia State Police and Virginia Department of Corrections are searching for an inmate who escaped from custody while on a work-release assignment at about 10 a.m. Wednesday morning (June 19, 2013) in Weyers Cave. The inmate was assigned to a VDOC Work Release crew that was landscaping the grounds of the Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport in Weyers Cave.


Valley Plane Pull ready for take off for sixth year running

Fairfield Center in Harrisonburg has announced its sixth annual Valley Plane Pull at Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport. On Saturday, April 13, from 10am to 3pm, families from all over the Valley are invited to watch teams pull a four-ton plane across the tarmac.

Frontier Airlines to suspend SHD service after April 7

Frontier Airlines is suspending its service from Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport to Orlando, Fla., beginning April 7.

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 8, 2012 Weyers Cave Community Center 7:30 – 10:30 a.m. Sponsored by: Weyers Cave Ruritan Club Come enjoy Pancakes, Sausage, Sausage Gravy, Biscuits, Juice and Coffee Cat-In-The-Hat will be there too! Free Gift from Santa for all the Kids! Bring Your Camera for a Picture with Santa! Donations appreciated but not required All […]

Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport announces new air carrier

The Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport Commission announced today a change in United Express carrier from Colgan Air to Silver Airways. Silver Airways will operate all United flights from SHD utilizing the newer generation Saab 340Bplus aircraft. This transition will be seamless for passengers as Silver Airways takes over the route Aug. 1, 2012

New traffic signals at I-81 Exit 235 ramps

The Virginia Department of Transportation has installed new traffic signals on Route 256 at the Interstate 81 exit 235 northbound and southbound ramps. This location is in the Weyers Cave and Blue Ridge Community College area in Augusta County. The new signals will go into flash mode on Thursday, Feb. 9 and then into full […]

Dixie Gas & Oil makes donation to BRCC foundation

Dixie Gas & Oil Corporation is proud to support the Blue Ridge Community College Educational Foundation through BP’s Fueling Communities Program with a grant donation of $3,250. The grant will enhance the Blue Ridge Annual Fund in supporting projects and programs to the students and faculty of BRCC.  Each year the Blue Ridge Annual Fund […]

AFP to participate in business seminar at BRCC

Augusta Free Press LLC President Chris Graham will be among the featured speakers at a business conference at Blue Ridge Community College on Friday, Nov. 4. “Make Your Art Your Business!” will offer artists and artisans detailed tips on how to generate business activity from their artwork. Betty Hoge, a business analyst at the Small […]

BRCC earns workplace honors

Results of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s 2011 survey of “Great Colleges to Work For” were released today and Blue Ridge Community College was once again recognized as a “Great College to Work For” in 10 of the 12 two-year college categories. The primary factor in deciding whether an institution received Great College to Work […]

Workshop to focus on farmland conservation

Commissioner of Agriculture Matt Lohr will open an evening workshop on farmland conservation to be held at Weyers Cave Community Center on Monday, May 16th at 7 p.m. Lohr will address efforts to meet Gov. Bob McDonnell’s goal of conserving 400,000 acres of land during his term. To that end, various state agencies and private groups […]

RMH receives AirCare 5 Award for providing life-saving heart care

RMH has received the Best EMS Case of the Year Award from AirCare 5 Medevac for the hospital’s contributions in providing life-saving care in February to a heart attack patient. AirCare 5, a division of PHI, Inc., provides around-the-clock emergency medical air transport in the Shenandoah Valley and eastern West Virginia. The AirCare 5 Medevac […]

BRCC’s ABG Business Honor Society hosts fourth annual Career Expo

Job seekers are encouraged to attend the fourth annual Alpha Beta Gamma Business Honor Society Career Expo on Tuesday, April 5, from 10 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., at Blue Ridge Community College’s Plecker Workforce Center and the Advanced Technology Building. The Expo will offer career seminars, job finding assistance, employer exhibitors, a résumé clinic, tours […]

Business owner steps up to benefit Meals on Wheels

Rocky Simonetti saw a story on WHSV this week about the difficulties being faced by the Staunton Senior Center getting drivers to volunteer to deliver meals through its Meals on Wheels program due to high gas prices. And then he did something about it. “Gas is getting so high – three dollars and five cents […]