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County BOE makes change to graduation

July 28, 2017 CHARLES TOWN — After public comment and much debate, the Jefferson County Board of Education voted Monday evening to change the 2018 graduation date for both Washington and Jefferson high schools... more »»

Sustainable Jefferson County introduces new ‘Time Bank’

July 28, 2017 Diane Blust, of Sustainable Jefferson County — formerly Sustainable Shepherdstown, spoke at last Friday’s Shepherdstown Area Independent Living (SAIL) brown bag lunch. more »»

‘Niceties’ explores nuance of contentious conversations

July 28, 2017 While many plays will go through rewrites between productions, Eleanor Burgess’s “The Niceties” while assuredly see some changes before hitting the stage again after its run during the Contemporary... more »»

Jefferson High band students prepare for season

July 28, 2017 HEDGESVILLE — As is annual tradition, members of the Jefferson High School Marching Band have taken up residence this week at Camp Frame in Hedgesville. more »»

Honeybee Festival buzzes with pollinator proponents

July 28, 2017 HARPERS FERRY — A joint effort between the Eastern Panhandle Beekeepers Association and the Harpers Ferry Council of Churches in Harpers Ferry showcased the honeybees at Saturday’s Appalachian... more »»

'Niceties' explores nuance of contentious conversations

July 25, 2017 While many plays will go through rewrites between productions, Eleanor Burgess’s “The Niceties” will assuredly see some changes before hitting the stage again after its run during the Contemporary... more »»

‘Guardians of Safety’: Birthroot Midwifery offers care, saves the lives of mother, child

July 21, 2017 Shanna Mastrangelo, owner and certified Professional Midwife at Birthroot Midwifery, located at 217 S. Duke S. more »»

Confectionary Calls: Fire Department hosts annual bake auction

July 21, 2017 Continuing a long-standing tradition, Shepherdstown Fire Department hosted their annual bake auction Friday evening, in conjunction with a car show and a silent auctio. more »»

Book signing helps to promote WWI work

July 21, 2017 Four Seasons Books was the venue, as it often is, for newcomer James Horn to continue to promote his newly released book “World War I and Jefferson County West Virginia. more »»

Teenage angst takes ‘Wild Horses’ into adulthood

July 21, 2017 Getting a play produced once is often hard enough, but for Allison Gregory’s latest piece “Wild Horses,” it will see a guaranteed run of at least three productions outside of the Contemporary... more »»

‘Fear City’ tackles Bronx’s year in Hell

July 21, 2017 For many, the 1970s were a difficult time. The Bronx was burning, the economic outlook was dire and crime was rampan. more »»

Storyteller brings hoop dance to Speak Series

July 21, 2017 Storyteller Kevin Locke brought Native American hoop dance to Shepherdstown on Tuesday for the Speak Story Series. more »»

Morrisey takes on Manchin: Attorney General announces run for U.S. Senate seat

July 14, 2017 At a well-attended rally at the Clarion Hotel in Harpers Ferry Monday, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced his intention to seek a seat in the U.S. Senat. more »»

Council hears two sides of pipeline issue

July 14, 2017 A standing room only crowd gathered at the Shepherdstown Community Club on Tuesday evening for an opportunity to address the mayor and members of the town council with regard to the proposed... more »»

Ducks set to make their annual run

July 14, 2017 The Good Shepherd Caregivers is busy planning their upcoming fundraiser, a rubber duck race in the Town Run. Held each July, on the third Saturday, this year’s race is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. more »»

Hour Of Code

July 14, 2017 Shepherdstown Library continued its summer fun programs by offering an hour of code to children. more »»

Mayor commends event volunteers and organizers

July 14, 2017 Mayor Jim Auxer opened Tuesday evening’s Town Council meeting with commendations for the many in and around Shepherdstown who have worked to provide the town with so many successful events in the... more »»

Pride event celebrates LGBTQ+ community

July 14, 2017 The annual Panhandle LGBTQ+ Pride event was held last Saturday in Morgan’s Grove Park. more »»

Artists showcase nature in ‘Lay of the Land’ exhibit

July 14, 2017 Trees, fields, birds and butterflies were represented in different mediums at the recent “Lay of the Land” art exhibit, held at the War Memorial Building on German Stree. more »»

Residents mixed on proposed pipeline

July 7, 2017 Between “right of eminent domain,” environmental impact concerns and potential economic benefits, it’s no wonder the . more »»



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