Carly Ford of San Antonio, Texas, lets her daughter Makenna, 18 months, take a sniff from this basket of petunias along Main Street in Front Royal recently. Ford, who is from Front Royal, is visiting family. Rich Cooley/Daily
Andrew Williams, 16, a member of Strasburg's High School Band, plays his trombone alongside members of the James Madison University Marching Royal Dukes and seven area high school bands during Friday night's half time of the Central High School's opening football game in Woodstock. Nearly 1,000 musicians participated in the event. Rich Cooley/Daily
WOODSTOCK -- The first racers in the Old McNally's Pig Derby are named after famous horses: Hambiscuit, rather than Seabiscuit, and California "Porkchop" instead of "Chrome" finished first in the race Tuesday.