News

Archived news releases from Lord Fairfax Community College. For all media inquiries, please contact LFCC’s Public Relations Specialist.

Generous Donation of Property Paves Way for Future LFCC Center

Posted on February 1st, 2017

The LFCC Educational Foundation is pleased to announce that Baker Development Partnership, LLC has donated 6.3 acres in the Luray Landing Development for the purposes of building a permanent home for the college’s Luray-Page County Center. The property is in a convenient location, behind the Wal-Mart shopping center in Luray. Baker Development Partnership is made […]

Original Donor for LFCC’s Fauquier Campus Continues His Generosity

Posted on January 27th, 2017

Bob Sowder donates $20,000 this week to support the LFCC Foundation’s building fund for Hazel Hall  On Tuesday, January 24, LFCC held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the completed renovations to the Barn at the college’s Fauquier Campus.  LFCC President Cheryl Thompson-Stacy recognized and thanked Mr. Bob Sowder, who attended the event and who has […]

Nursing program accreditation announcement

Posted on January 25th, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENT Lord Fairfax Community College’s Associate of Applied Science Nursing program wishes to announce that it will host a site review for initial accreditation of its Associate of Applied Science Nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).   You are invited to meet the site visit team and share your comments […]

SHENANDOAH CHAMBER NAMES LFCC LARGE BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

Posted on January 18th, 2017

Lord Fairfax Community College was recognized as the Large Business of the Year by the Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce at the chamber’s annual meeting and banquet Tuesday night in Mt. Jackson. The college was nominated for the honor by longtime Shenandoah County telecommunications firm, Shentel. The chamber was seeking nominees who had more than […]

LFCC DENTAL HYGIENE CLINIC PARTNERING WITH DENTAL OFFICE

Posted on January 18th, 2017

Lord Fairfax Community College dental hygiene students and faculty are partnering with Valley Pediatric Dentistry to offer a variety of free dental services to children under 18 and those with special needs from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4. Cleanings, X-rays, exams, fluoride treatment, sealants and emergency tooth extractions will be offered […]

LFCC’s FAUQUIER CAMPUS CELEBRATED MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

Posted on January 17th, 2017

LFCC’s Fauquier Campus celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day with midday speeches, and an early evening ceremony with a choir and guest speaker. A student speech contest based on the theme of “I Have a Dream” was held in the Rose Loeb Student Center at 12:30 p.m. The winner, Ava Saldana, who serves as both […]

LFCC COMMEMORATES MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

Posted on January 16th, 2017

Students, staff and community members celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Lord Fairfax Community College’s Middletown Campus Monday afternoon. Dr. Helen Long Davenport shared the inspirational story of her journey from dropout to recipient of a doctor of education degree. Dr. Davenport dreamed of becoming a teacher, but that goal was sidetracked when she […]

LFCC’S FAUQUIER CAMPUS CELEBRATING MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

Posted on January 13th, 2017

LFCC is celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday with a speech competition in the afternoon, and speeches and musical performances in the evening at the Fauquier Campus. Students will give 3-5 minute speeches on the theme of “I Have a Dream.” The winner will receive a gift card and movie tickets. The contest […]

LFCC’S MIDDLETOWN CAMPUS CELEBRATING MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

Posted on January 13th, 2017

LFCC is commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day from noon to 1 p.m. on Monday with student performances, a guest speaker and the presentation of the Walking King’s Talk Award in the Corron Building on the Middletown Campus. Longtime Frederick Douglass Elementary teacher Helen Davenport, now retired, will speak about dreams and goals. Davenport is […]

Lord Fairfax Small Business Development Center and Bright Box Leading Entrepreneur Competition

Posted on January 11th, 2017

The Lord Fairfax Small Business Development Center and Bright Box announce the launch of their second annual regional entrepreneurship competition. The LFSBDC is the lead agency this year, and has rebranded the competition RISE (Regional Initiative Supporting Entrepreneurship). Bright Box is the title sponsor. Participating entrepreneurs, who have been in business for at least two […]