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VSS started with a vision and a need for services

(The Valencia County News-Bulletin and Valencia Shelter Services are partnering to commemorate the 25 years of service VSS has provided to domestic violence victims and to the community. In the coming months, 25 articles recounting the history, highlighting the services, telling survivors' stories and profiling those who have contributed to VSS's history and continued success will be featured. The series will conclude in October, when VSS will officially recognize its 25th anniversary during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.)

Commission shoots down jail GRT

The failure of a gross receipts tax to prop up the budget for the Valencia County Detention Center is being called "an absolute disaster for the county," by one commissioner.