Ranson Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ranson, WV.

Results 1 - 20 of 145 in Ranson, WV

  1. George C. Hoover Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    George Charles Hoover Sr., 68, of Charles Town, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Jefferson Medical Center in Ranson. Born Oct. 6, 1946, in Camden, New Jersey, he was the son of the late George Hoover and Katherine Bieri Hoover.

    Comment?

  2. Navy nurse became an advocate for women's rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Martinsburg Journal

    Sitting in a cafe in Ranson, Elizabeth Jean Murrow can still recall her humble upbringing on a farm in Colorado and how she always cared for others' health, whether it was during her 10-year run as a Sister of Mercy or caring for wounded soldiers fighting in the Vietnam War. After she graduated from high school, Murrow entered the Mercy Hospital School of Nursing and became a religious Sister of Mercy after two years of study there.

    Comment?

  3. Panhandle cities at top of W.Va. in growthRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Town added the second most new residents in the state at 191 for a total of 5,706, a growth rate of 3.5 percent. Ranson was No. 3, recording 163 new residents, a growth rate of 3.5 percent, for a total of 4,830. Martinsburg had the fourth most new ...

    Comment?

  4. Garland R. Chrisman Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Lodge No. 948. He coached for Charles Town and Jefferson County Little Leagues and was actively involved with the Ranson Parks and Recreation. He was a 16 year survivor of a heart transplant, which set the new bar for length of life following the ...

    Comment?

  5. Genealogy Query - WILSONRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Cousinconnect.com

    Iso Birth Relative. Born January 29, 1984 in Ranson, WV at Jefferson Memorial Hospital at 3:12am.

    Comment?

  6. Northport Station feasibility study nears its completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... of a proposed transit-oriented, mixed-use subdivision at the site of Jefferson Orchards, which was annexed by Ranson a few years ago. The new station could replace the MARC commuter train station at Duffields on Flowing Springs Road near Shenandoah ...

    Comment?

  7. Synthetic marijuana's chemical properties inconclusive; may be risky for someRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... employment and educational concerns. MARTINSBURG-When Chris was 10 years old, he was walking through the streets of Ranson with a friend when he said he'd never do drugs. Now 19, Chris has gone approximately six years in the throes of addiction to ...

    Comment?

  8. Wood BOE discusses bonuses, extra duty payRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... won first place in the West Virginia Social Studies Fair: Tiana Tauber, left, of Worthington Elementary School; Jaxen Ranson, not pictured, of Vienna Elementary School and Reide Prunty, right, of Parkersburg South High School. (Photo by Michael Erb) ...

    Comment?

  9. Jefferson County Parks to create master planRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... of the unusual things about Jefferson County is that because of the National Parks and the local park systems like Ranson and Charles Town, based on figures of park land per capita, we have a lot. If you take out the federal land and talk about ...

    Comment?

  10. Carolyn J. AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Martinsburg Journal

    Carolyn Jean Bowers Anderson, 63, of Charles Town, passed away Friday, May 8, 2015, at Jefferson Medical Center in Ranson. Born May 19, 1951, in Charles Town, she was the daughter of John Douglas Bowers and Barbara Jane Manuel Bowers.

    Comment?

  11. Faith A. JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Martinsburg Journal

    Born May 9, 1979, in Ranson, she was the daughter of the late Terry Lane Jenkins and Peggy Sue Custer Jenkins, of Charles Town. She is survived one son, Darian Jenkins; three daughters, Alexxis Woods, Hailey Woods, all of Culpepper, Virginia and Mayka Jenkins, of Charles Town; brother, Terry Lane "Lanie" Jenkins Jr., of Charles Town; two half sisters, Marisa and Miranda Jenkins, of South Carolina; niece, Reille Jenkins, of Martinsburg; and nephews, Taylor and Jayme Jenkins, of Ranson.

    Comment?

  12. Brandon J. McDanielRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... basketball with his brothers. In addition to his parents, he is survived by three brothers, Donald McDaniel Jr., of Ranson, George McDaniel, of Winchester, Virginia and Timmy McDaniel, of Charleston; three half sisters, Dorothy, Danielle and Heather ...

    Comment?

  13. Potts ServicesRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Martinsburg Journal

    Services for Gayle H. Potts, 79, of Ranson, were held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 1, 2015 at Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home, 256 Halltown Road, Harpers Ferry, with the Pastor Matt Francis officiating. Military graveside services were held by the Harpers Ferry/Bolivar District Veterans at Hillsboro Cemetery in Hillsboro, Virginia.

    Comment?

  14. Frances M. TennantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Martinsburg Journal

    Frances M. Stevens Tennant, 75, of Shepherdstown, passed from this life on Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Jefferson Medical Center, Ranson. Born May 8, 1939, in Washington County, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Gilbert Marshall and Lillie Viola Myers Marshall.

    Comment?

  15. Police advise caution after string of break-insRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Martinsburg Journal

    Ranson police are asking residents to lock their vehicles and bring valuable items inside following a rash of break-ins. Patrolman Adam Watson, of the Ranson Police Department, said he received 10 to 12 reports Wednesday night and Thursday morning regarding vehicle break-ins in the Shenandoah Springs subdivision off Flowing Springs Road.

    Comment?

  16. Gayle H. PottsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Martinsburg Journal

    Gayle Holland Potts, 79, of Ranson, formerly of Purcellville, Virginia, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at the Veterans Medical Center in Martinsburg. Born Oct. 8, 1935, in Loudoun County, Virginia, he was the son of the late Hurst Potts and Mamie Skinner Potts.

    Comment?

  17. Work underway on 1st project of Charles Town revitalizationRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | NewsandSentinel.com

    City manager David Mills says the $4 million renovation of Charles Washington Hall is expected to be completed by late 2016. Mills tells The Herald-Mail that the building will be the terminus of the planned $10 million Ranson-Charles Town Green Corridor.

    Comment?

  18. Work Underway on First Project of Charles Town RevitalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    City manager David Mills says the $4 million renovation of Charles Washington Hall is expected to be completed by late 2016. Mills tells The Herald-Mail that the building will be the terminus of the planned $10 million Ranson-Charles Town Green Corridor.

    Comment?

  19. Obituary Notice: Mary M. OloskyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | GantDaily.com

    ... James E. Olosky to whom she was married June 5, 1976, and two children, Corrina A. Ricketts and her husband, Dave of Ranson, W.Va., and Samuel J. Maney and his wife, Francine of Curwensville. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Brian ...

    Comment?

  20. University to open new observatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    Students in the science and space studies programs at American Public University System won't have to crane their necks to get a good view of the night sky, as the university will open an on-campus observatory in time for the winter semester. A new Information Technology Center building is currently being constructed at the APUS campus in Ranson, and the observatory's 24-inch, 240-pound PlaneWave Instruments CDK24 telescope will be installed inside a metal dome on the roof of the IT Center.

    Comment?

Ranson Job Listings
View or post Ranson job listings on Topix.
Ranson Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Ranson from Topix.
Ranson Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Ranson on Topix.