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Valentine's Day memories: Love locks can be found in Harpers Ferry

February 7, 2019 HARPERS FERRY -- Around the world, couples celebrate their love on Valentine's Day in a variety of ways. more »»

Homeland Security meeting offers lesson on West Virginia Fusion Center

January 30, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- The quarterly partnership luncheon hosted by the Jefferson County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management recently gave an update of the department’s activities. more »»

Relay for Life involvement spreads to youth

January 30, 2019 SHENANDOAH JUNCTION -- One is never too young to learn or to show compassion for others. The involvement of youth in the Jefferson County Relay for Life offers a way for youngsters to do both. more »»

10th Annual Wild Beast Feast draws largest crowd to date

January 30, 2019 RANSON -- Fellowship Bible Church in Shenandoah Junction celebrated its 10th Annual Wild Beast Feast, which held Friday evening at the Ranson Civic Center and drew the largest crowd to date at the... more »»

Snyder named chair of Generation West Virginia

January 30, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- Local resident Rod Snyder has been named chair of Generation West Virginia’s Board of Directors for 2019. more »»

Tolbert offers proposal to reconstruct downtown Charles Town

January 25, 2019 CHARLES TOWN — Charles Town resident Mike Tolbert came before the Jefferson County Commission Thursday with lofty plans for renovating government buildings in the center of Charles Town. more »»

Development Authority was hot topic for Jefferson County Commission

January 25, 2019 CHARLES TOWN — From the time public comment began at Thursday evening’s Jefferson County Commission meeting, the topic of the Jefferson County Development Authority meeting was clear. more »»

Helping the helpless: Jefferson County homeless continue to receive help from JCCM program

January 25, 2019 SHENANDOAH JUNCTION -- In Jan. 2011, the Jefferson County Homeless Coalition worked with local churches, Zion Episcopal Church and S. more »»

10th Annual Wild Beast Feast set for Jan. 25

January 18, 2019 RANSON -- Fellowship Bible Church in Shenandoah Junction will once again host its 10th Annual Wild Beast Feast on Jan. 25. The event will be held at the Ranson Civic Center from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. more »»

Office of Emergency Management offers cold weather tips

January 18, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- As winter weather hits the region, officials with the Jefferson County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management continue to provide residents with information that will... more »»

Runners and walkers take part in third annual New Year’s 5k

January 11, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- The Charles Town Rotary, in partnership with Jefferson Activities Group, hosted the third annual New Year’s Day 5k Run/Walk at Sam Michael’s Par. more »»

Volunteerism can be its own reward

January 11, 2019 SHEPHERDSTOWN -- As 2019 begins, there are many opportunities for those who have some spare time to step up and help out on a volunteer leve. more »»

Harpers Ferry effected by federal government shutdown

January 4, 2019 SHEPHERDSTOWN -- The continued shutdown of the U.S. Government includes the closure of the county’s national park. more »»

Relay for Life kick-off event planned for Jan. 19

January 4, 2019 CHARLESTOWN -- Cancer knows no season and those battling for a cure work year-round to secure funds for researc. more »»

Home for the holidays: Soldiers return home to celebrate the season

December 27, 2018 RANSON -- Several families around the Jefferson County area enjoyed the company of their military sons and daughters this Christmas seaso. more »»

Santa's Polar Party continues as county favorite

December 19, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- The excitement over the annual Santa’s Polar Party event hosted by the Jefferson County Parks and Recreation was evident days before the actual celebration, as preregistration... more »»

Sam Michael's Park officials hear concept plan

December 19, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- A long-needed update to the Jefferson County Parks and Recreation concept plan for Sam Michael’s Park was approved on Dec. more »»

Eastern Panhandle veteran shares tales of Vietnam

December 19, 2018 SUMMIT POINT -- Robert W. Smith retired from the U.S. Navy in 1977, after serving his country from 20 years. Following his retirement, he went on to serve as a U.S. more »»

Kiwanis 'elves' continue Toy Shop tradition

December 12, 2018 CHARLES TOWN -- Despite forecasts of a better economy and more jobs, the list of those who will have no Christmas without the assistance of other people around them continues to grow. more »»

Homemade cookies bring in the dough

December 12, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- The Harpers Ferry Parks and Recreation Commission called on the bakers in town and around the area to provide homemade cookies for a fundraising endeavor to raise money for the tow. more »»

 
 
 

 

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