Shepherdstown Chronicle, 22 Feb 2020 08:15:21 EDTSat, 22 Feb 2020 08:15:21 EDT Day memories: A debt we cannot repay past weekend, many Americans celebrated Memorial Day, by getting together with family and friends to indulge in grilled burgers and hotdogs.Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 EDTShepherd Professor Sylvia Shurbutt positively changing U.S. perceptions of Appalachia doesn't realize how lucky it is to have an academic like Sylvia Shurbutt on its sid.Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTMiss America is starting to catch up waves her hand and smiles, with a tiara glinting in her hair and a sash draped across her satin gown. Little girls admire her like they would a Disney princess, teenage girls envy her and women wonder what sort of legacy she'll leave behind.Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTWinning shouldn't be everything"We are the champions, my friends," the popular song goes. Whenever I hear these lyrics, I'm reminded of the sometimes obsessive way people pursue winning. My grandfather is no exception to this obsession. Pappy loves football.Fri, 1 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTWhen did Memorial Day lose its meaning? Day is coming up in a few days, and for most of us, that means it's time for picnics and, if the weather's warm enough, pool parties. My family's always spent Memorial Day together, eating grilled hot dogs and burgers.Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 EDT