There has been no news of any importance received from the army of Gen. Lee
since our last issue.
The passengers by the Central
train last night state that firing was heard in the direction of Raccoon Ford
yesterday morning, but the cause of it was not known.
we have a report that some apprehensions are entertained that a portion of Averill
's forces were coming into the Valley
from Pendleton county
, through Dry River Gap, to Harrisonburg
Preparations have been made to give them a warm reception in the event they should venture across the mountains.