Nothing is more important than family
May 31, 2013 Coming from a large family (6 boys and 7 girls), I know that it is often the norm to have battles going with one sibling or another and to not see or talk to each other as often as we should. more »»
Are you ready for some baseball?
May 24, 2013 For those out there who are not aware, Jefferson County now serves as the home for the Charles Town Cannons, a team in the Valley Baseball League. more »»
A day to honor all mothers
May 10, 2013 The idea of a celebration of motherhood has roots more years back than one can imagine; however, for purposes of recognitions in the United States, one goes back to 1870 with Julia Ward Howe. more »»
Don't give up the freedom to enter
April 12, 2013 I traveled to Charleston to participate in Jefferson County Day at the state capital on Monday. An worthwhile trip as usual, it is always exciting to enter the capital building in all its grandeu. more »»
Watch those electric bills
March 15, 2013 As I am sure many of you have done, I have changed to paperless billing for as many accounts as possible. It keeps all my bills in one location (my email) and prevents the waste of a lot of paper. more »»
When God created police officers
March 4, 2013 Editor's Note: I received this from a dear friend who is a police officer and have chosen to share it with you this week. Kudos to all officers and what they bring to the job. more »»
What would they say if I was gone?
February 22, 2013 What would they say about me if I was no longer here? That is a question that has been stated in conversations I have had this week regarding the passing of Coach Bill Osbourn. more »»
Join in the planning processing
February 1, 2013 The Jefferson County Planning Department and the Jefferson County Commission are embarking on a project to update the county's Comprehensive Plan, as required by law every 10 years. more »»