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Virginia Museum of Natural History Update

The Virginia Museum of Natural History, in collaboration with the Center for Coldwaters Restoration and the City of Waynesboro, has completed a master plan for its proposed natural science interpretive facility targeted for Downtown Waynesboro. The exhibit design firm...

Vince McMahon at Fishburne Military School

Ask any professional wrestling fan who Vince McMahon is, they all will surely know.  But not many people know that Vince McMahon, the professional wrestling promoter and CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment who was once listed in Forbes being personally worth more...

Old Presbyterian Cemetery: A Small Piece of History

There is a small piece of Waynesboro history on New Hope Road. Behind the Purple Foot Restaurant, before you get to the Red Brick House, there is a 1.3 acre plot of city-owned land. It is the oldest cemetery in Waynesboro, the Old Presbyterian Cemetery (aka the Old...