Shepherdstown Chroniclehttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 28 May 2015 20:05:32 EDTThu, 28 May 2015 20:05:32 EDT and hot temps drew many to garden tour 18th annual Back Alley Garden Tour and Tea was a success according to members of the Shepherdstown Community Club who host the event. Hundreds of visitors traveled the sidewalks and back alleys of town to peak into 20 selected properties.Mon, 25 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTVirginia educator named Jefferson County Superintendent of Schools's never too late to learn, and Jefferson County Board of Education members were recently reminded of that fact when they began interviewing candidates to serve as the district's new superintendent of schools.Mon, 25 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTPolice chief steps down was with extreme regret that Major Jim Auxer announced this week that Police Chief David Ransom tendered his resignation from the force, effective Wednesday, May 20. Auxer praised Ransom for his dedicated service to the town of Shepherdstown.Mon, 25 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTSAIL discusses Stroke and Falls Prevention Shepherdstown Area Independent Living (SAIL) group discussed Stroke warning signs and symptoms, as well as falls prevention during their Brown Bag Luncheon Friday.Mon, 25 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTHoliday Closure Hall Business Offices will be closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. Trash collection will be on Tuesday and resume regular schedule for the remainder of the week. Recycling collection will be on schedule.Mon, 25 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT