• Ashburn Man Faces Charges After Altercation with Deputy

    Ashburn Man Faces Charges After Altercation with Deputy0

    An Ashburn man is facing several charges after an altercation with a law enforcement officer on Sept. 23. According to the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Shawn C. Hitteman was charged with felonious assault on law enforcement, resisting arrest, attempting to disarm a law enforcement officer, trespassing, possession of marijuana and public intoxication. According to the

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  • Catholic Church in Purcellville Honored for 25 Years of Blood Drives

    Catholic Church in Purcellville Honored for 25 Years of Blood Drives0

    St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Purcellville has been a partner in giving blood since 1993. When the parish holds one of its regular blood drives Sunday (Sept. 23), it will be more than just another example of the members rolling up their sleeves to provide a crucial medical component. To commemorate 25 years

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  • Book Describes ‘Finding Home’ After Seeing Racism From Both Sides

    Book Describes ‘Finding Home’ After Seeing Racism From Both Sides0

    At age 3, Duaah Hammad moved to the United States with her Muslim family from Lahore, Pakistan. When she started school, the other kids were bringing peanut butter-and-jelly sandwiches and Cheetos in Hannah Montana or Lightning McQueen lunch boxes. She was bringing food radiating the smell of curry through her paper lunch bag. The other

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