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  1. Wiercioch, Hoffman, Simmons pace Cougars programs to large victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Jefferson senior Bryan Wiercioch, junior Destiny Hoffman and freshman Lily Simmons each earned a pair of individual victories as the Cougars' boys and girls programs continued their successful march through the early stages of the high school swimming season. Wiercioch earned victories in the 200 individual medley and 100 butterfly as Jefferson overwhelmingly defeated Hedgesville, Martinsburg and Brunswick during a four-way meet on Saturday at Shepherd University.

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  2. Custer has Jefferson on cusp of contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    No more, zone, zone, zone. How about a little trap? How about some press? It's time to mix it up a bit.

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  3. Bids OK'd for new bus garageRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Two bids were awarded Monday night by the Jefferson County Board of Education that will move forward plans for a new school bus garage, replacing the Shenandoah Junction facility that's more than 40 years old. School board president Scott Sudduth said he was pleased that the project will be funded with no cost to taxpayers.

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  4. Ruland's RAI Properties gets $300,000 in civil suitRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Northern Virginia businessman Patrick Petersen has been ordered in Jefferson County Circuit Court to pay his former landlord more than $300,000. The court on Monday awarded RAI Properties LLC of Ranson $167,000 in direct damage and $167,000 in punitive damage, according to managing partner Jim Ruland.

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  5. Full steam aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Jefferson swimming coach Glenn Edwards makes a habit of shuffling his lineup throughout the season, keeping his teams fresh with an eye on developing the best possible groupings. That formula has proven to be quite successful in recent years, as the Cougars girls' program has won consecutive regional championships while the boys finished undefeated in dual matches a year ago.

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  6. Putting Ebola in the spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Area residents will hear the latest about the Ebola epidemic as Jefferson County Health Department's medical director speaks to a group here this afternoon and a Martinsburg hospital hosts a seminar tonight. Dr. David Didden, who has a family medicine practice in Shepherdstown and also serves as the health department's part-time medical officer, will be the featured speaker at today's Jefferson County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management luncheon at The Anvil restaurant.

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  7. Martinsburg overpowers Jefferson with second half routRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Junior Christian Johnson and senior Andrew King scored second-quarter touchdowns and the Cougars briefly led the Bulldogs by two points in the waning moments of the first half. Jefferson senior Will Ransom and junior Shaquan Kelly tackle Martinsburg senior Deamonte Lindsay on Friday during the Bulldogs 51-12 victory in Shenandoah Junction.

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  8. Cougars win sectional crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Last year, the Jefferson boys' soccer team reached deep into the postseason largely on the backs of a smothering defense. This year, head coach Chris Steffey can't help but be excited about what he considers to be a resurgent Cougars offense.

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  9. Brown's Tire, Towing & Auto Care Center, Inc. presents the Cougar Male Athlete of the WeekRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Teo recorded consecutive hat tricks last week during the Cougars run to a postseason sectional championship title, including three goals against Martinsburg in the finals on Saturday in Shenandoah Junction.

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  10. Maccubbin tosses three TDs in Pats' lossRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Junior quarterback Chase Maccubbin completed 21-of-42 passes for a career-high 206 yards and three touchdowns as Washington played Skyline close Friday before the Hawks pulled away for a 34-21 victory in Front Royal, Va. Trailing 7-0 in the second quarter, Maccubbin found his younger brother Gavin Maccubbin for a 9-yard touchdown pass to even the game midway through the period.

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  11. Jefferson winding down stellar regular seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    But that is exactly what the Cougars have done leading up to a crucial second regular season showdown with cross county rival Washington. Jefferson senior forward Lara Paxton and junior midfielder Alexandra Estrade battle for control of the ball Sept.

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  12. Democrats, Lutz talk PotEd rate hike request at candidate forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    A proposed 17 percent rate hike by Potomac Edison came under fire from the three candidates who attended a voters forum Monday in the Charles Town Library. "I don't support the rate hike," 67th District Delegate Stephen Skinner told a gathering of almost 50 people at the event, which was sponsored by the Jefferson County NAACP.

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  13. Out&aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Berkeley Art Works at 116 N. Queen St. in Martinsburg will host a Photographic Salon - an informal gathering where photographers share work, give and receive feedback, and ask and answer questions about any aspect of photography - Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. Overjoyed about 'Over the Mountain' Top Jefferson County's artists and craft workers open their studios to the public next month as the Over the Mountain Studio Tour. The self-guided tour, in its 25th year, is free.

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  14. Community calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Race prep: It's the last free training program for anyone interested in completing Saturday's Apple Trample 5K. The hourlong session starts at 5:30 p.m. in Martinsburg.

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    Oct 8, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Jefferson's Jake Lowe fires a shot on net Oct. 2 as Washington's Cole Reistrup plays defense. The shot was saved by Washington goalie Becker Junkin and the game ended in a scoreless tie in Charles Town.

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  16. Powerful messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Kidz Power Pacs volunteer Joan Douglas delivers backpacks filled with staples for Blue Ridge Elementary students who otherwise would go hungry weekends and other times when school is out. "A lot of people see that as something that happens overseas - not in the U.S., not in our area," says Diana Wall, a Martinsburg native and former missionary to El Salvador who seven years ago created Kidz Power Pacs to ensure famished children weren't racing to the school cafeteria every Monday morning.

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  17. Martinsburg police, Jones family suit to head to courtRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    A lawsuit filed by the brothers of a Stephens City, Va., man slain by Martinsburg City Police last year will likely go to trial after mediation efforts between the family and the city broke down this week. Jones' brothers filed a $200 million civil complaint against the police officers and the city of Martinsburg.

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  18. Cougars, Patriots on playoff collision courseRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Jefferson and Washington both added victories to their respective resumes last week, including two by the former in dominant fashion. The Cougars remained undefeated entering their showdown with Martinsburg after press time Tuesday.

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  19. Bulldogs hand Patriots fifth-straight defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Washington junior Jay Fields breaks free for good yardage on a kickoff return Friday against Martinsburg in Charles Town. Four-time defending Class AAA state champion Martinsburg scored early and often Friday night in Charles Town, cashing in on multiple turnovers and great field position en route to a 55-0 victory over host Washington.

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  20. Colbert continues impressive run toward state showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Jefferson's Abby Colbert came into the season as arguably the best high school cross country runner in the state. Jefferson's Abby Colbert, pictured Sept.

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