Shepherdstown Chronicle Newsen-usThu, 16 Jul 2020 08:33:55 EDTThu, 16 Jul 2020 08:33:55 EDT town hall meeting focuses on health concerns TOWN - A town hall meeting was held via Zoom last week, featuring a public question-and-answer session with Jefferson County Health Department Director Dr. Terrence Reidy, West Virginia University Dr.Fri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDTBack on the bridge -- Community members enjoy walking again on the pedestrian bridge in Harpers Ferry over the weekend. The bridge, which reopened on Friday after being damaged by a train derailment in Dec. 2019, crosses the Potomac River into Maryland.Fri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDTRanson votes for Rockwool -- The Ranson Town Council voted five-to-one in favor of Ordinance 2017-302 on June 30.Fri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDTHamilton Tavern 1840 celebrates first full year FERRY - One year after opening in Lower Town Harpers Ferry, Hamilton's Tavern 1840 celebrated by moving this spring to a new location, at 914 Washington Street. The new location offers more space than its previous one.Fri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDTEngineer error named as cause of Harpers Ferry train derailment FERRY - Reports have shown that engineer error is to blame in the Dec. 2019 train derailment in Harpers Ferry that left seven cars over the tracks and destroyed portions of the pedestrian bridge across the Potomac River.Fri, 3 Jul 2020 00:00:00 EDT