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African American Festival planned; call out for parade participants

July 12, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- The 27th annual African American Cultural and Heritage Festival will be held in Charles Town Aug. 16-18. more »»

'America the Beautiful': Harpers Ferry celebrates Independence Day with concert

July 12, 2019 HARPERS FERRY -- The Rohrersville Band once again provided patriotic entertainment at the Harpers Ferry July 4 celebration. more »»

Board of Education approves nominees for Shepherdstown, Jefferson County schools

July 12, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- At the regularly scheduled Board of Education on Monday, the five-member board voted the approval of several positions. more »»

Jazzin' it up: 18th Annual Don Redman Jazz Heritage Awards and Concert draws crowd

July 5, 2019 SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Students from local school bands perform as members of the 2019 Don Redman Next Generation Jazz Academy in the 18th Annual Don Redman Jazz Heritage Awards and Concert on Saturday... more »»

Fox5 makes ‘Zip Trip’ to Harpers Ferry

July 5, 2019 HARPERS FERRY -- Fans of Washington’s Fox5 were treated to a visit from the anchors of the Morning News as the crew arrived bright and early Friday morning in Harpers Ferry, as part of the station’s... more »»

Harpers Ferry Park hosts 75th anniversary celebration

July 5, 2019 HARPERS FERRY -- The culmination of the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park’s celebration of its 75th anniversary was held this past weekend, June 28-30. more »»

Lighting the sky: Thousands flock to Sam Michael's Park for annual fireworks show

July 5, 2019 HARPERS FERRY -- Sam Michael’s Park’s annual Independence Day fireworks display, provided once again by Digital Lightning, drew more than 8,000 attendees. more »»

Chamber celebrates 60 years; honors citizen and business of the year

June 28, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce celebrated 60 years at their annual banquet at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races on June 2. more »»

Jefferson County Relay once again exceeds goal

June 28, 2019 SHENANDOAH JUNCTION -- In an ongoing effort to raise funds to battle the threat of cancer, 41 teams banded together to raise funds for the annual Jefferson County Relay for Life. more »»

Board of Education plans for special election despite no vote from Commission

June 28, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- The Jefferson County Commission voted last Wednesday at their weekly meeting to deny the request of the Board of Education to hold a special election in October. more »»

Sheriff’s Reserves provide unlimited contributions to the county

June 21, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- Throughout Jefferson County, one can often see Sheriff Reserve vehicles traveling along the roadways. more »»

Harpers Ferry Park gearing up for 75th anniversary celebration

June 21, 2019 HARPERS FERRY -- Harpers Ferry National Historical Park's 75th anniversary celebrations will culminate with three days of events on June 28-30. more »»

Ellsworth Music to hold Make Music Day

June 19, 2019 RANSON -- Ellsworth Music is gearing up to join in the global Make Music Day on June 21, an annual event focusing on making music on the longest day of the year. more »»

Summer Concert Series happening at The Amp

June 19, 2019 HARPERS FERRY -- Jefferson County’s newest entertainment venue, The Amp at Sam Michael’s Park, has kicked off a Summer Concert Series for June and July. more »»

Unique summer camp to be held at Kearneysville church

June 7, 2019 KEARNEYSVILLE -- The Church of the Ascension, located at 73 Edmund Road, Suite 2 in Kearneysville, will offer a Super Hero Training Camp from June 19-23, with evening hours Wednesday through Thursda... more »»

The Great Catsby to return to the Eastern Panhandle

June 7, 2019 SHEPHERDSTOWN -- With warm weather here to stay, the Eastern Panhandle's feral cat problem is on the minds of many cat-lovers in the area. more »»

Eighteenth Annual Ranson Festival an opportunity to learn about community

June 7, 2019 RANSON -- For 18 years, the city of Ranson has offered the Ranson Festival each spring to draw visitors and residents alike to a celebratory event. This year was no differen. more »»

Just a number: Local woman still hits the gym at 95

June 7, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- Going to the gym is part of Dorothy Davenport’s weekly routine. In fact, it’s part of her routine three times a week. more »»

Community Baby Shower celebrates, educates expectant mothers

June 7, 2019 RANSON -- For some expectant parents, preparing to have a child can be a daunting task. more »»

Bark in the Park: 13th annual event draws crowd to Jefferson Memorial Park

June 7, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- Community members from around the Eastern Panhandle gathered with their dogs at Jefferson Memorial Park on Saturday, to participate in the 13th Annual Bark in the Park. more »»



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