Shepherdstown Chroniclehttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/category.detail/nav/5089/Local Newsen-usSat, 30 Apr 2016 08:56:10 EDTSat, 30 Apr 2016 08:56:10 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWater rate increase on tap for Shepherdstownhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/514541.htmlShepherdstown residents will soon see an increase of 8 percent on their water bil.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTSchool calendar voted on by Board of Edhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/514540.htmlAfter discussions that spanned two board meetings, the Jefferson County Board of Education finally came to an agreement on the school calendar for 2016-17.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTAnnual W. Va. Fiction deadline is May 1http://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/514537.htmlThe May 1 deadline for the West Virginia Fiction Competition, supported by the West Virginia Center for the Book and Shepherd University's Appalachian Heritage Writers Project, is fast approaching.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTShepherd forms women's chapter of IEEEhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/514536.htmlShepherd University's student branch of IEEE has started a Women in Engineering (WIE) branch on campus.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTEarth Day event Saturdayhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/514535.htmlThe 8th annual Panhandle Earth Day Celebration will be held April 30 at Morgan's Grove Park. There will be live music, arts and crafts, food vendors, kid's activities, environmental demonstrations and local conservation groups.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT