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Charles Town distributes checks to charities
Tuesday morning at City Hall, the city of Charles Town gave out more than $100,000 to nonprofit organizations that serve not just the city, but residents countywide.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
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Jefferson Co. asked to oppose Harrison Plant sale
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Mon Jun 17, 2013
Charles Town resident offering t...
History holds as much mystery as it does answers. What happened in the places visited every day, and how can we find and remember those stories? One hundred and fifty years ago, the state of West Virginia was born and a new chapter in history began.
WV State Police Investigating Bank Robbery
Officials with the West Virginia State Police are investigating a bank robbery that happened Monday afternoon.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Positive outlook through cancer
Matt Kropf sat at his table on a rainy Friday morning with his coffee cup next to him and his hands folded.
Jefferson County groups build community garden
Some say it takes a village to raise a child. In the case of Jefferson County Community Ministries, it has taken a community to plant a garden.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Slant Factory seeks to fill cont...
What began as a one-night-only art show has turned into a yearlong work in progress by three young regional artists.
Bakerton residents experience sc...
According to Chris Higdon, president of Friendship Fire Company, residents in the area have been reporting individuals coming to their door, saying they are collecting funds for the Friendship Fire Company.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
George W. Kirtley
George was a member of the VFW Memorial Post No. 3522, Charles Town and the Jackson-Perks American Legion Post No.
Trail Dedicated: Trailblazers, supporters gather to mark occasion
The skies cleared Thursday afternoon just long enough for the dedication of the Eastern Panhandle Recreational Trail by the Eastern Panhandle Trailblazers, several local and state officials, and a crowd of supporters.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
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Hauntings' to be part of W. Va.'s 150th
I love West Virginia. I love the spectacular views; the rolling rivers, the fog-draped mountains in the morning and the unique and stunning architecture everywhere I turn.
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Reading program kicking off
Children who read consistently over the summer are less likely to suffer a drop in skills and are able to easily resume learning when they return to the classroom in the fall.
Donald "Doc" C. Master
Donald "Doc" Cameron Master, 94, passed away peacefully at his home, the Masterpeace, on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, with his wife, Carolyn, by his side in hospice management.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Commission discusses 340S expansion
The Jefferson County planning commission voted Tuesday evening to send a letter to the West Virginia Department of Highways in regard to the U.S. 340 expansion from south of the Virginia line to the Charles Town bypass.
Mountain Heritage Arts and Craft Festival is this weekend
Anything that lasts 42 straight years has to be good. That could be a marriage, a relationship, or a festival.
Rubbin' is racing
It has been said by some that when you race at Winchester, you may see some rubbin'.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Wheeling Island to Keep the Dice Rolling
West Virginia legislators refused to lower the annual $2.5 million table gambling fee this year, but the roulette wheels will keep spinning at Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Services for Archie Wise Caniford, 67, of Charles Town, were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home, Harpers Ferry, with the Pastor Ed Hall officiating.
Charles Town defeats Winchester in 11 innings
After failing to drive in the go-ahead run twice with runners in scoring position, the?Cannons were finally able to get the winning run in against the?Royals in the 11th inning.