February 21, 2018 RSS feed / News

Widmyer was principal

Readers corrected us on the identification of teachers from the Bath District School. While the teachers’ names were in order, Paul Munson was not the principal of the school at the time – Ralph Widmyer was.   More...

Worship Schedule

Berkeley Baptist Church, Route 522 and 13, 304-258-4101 - Breakfast 9 a.m., Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship service and children’s church 10:45 a.m. Food pantry distribution site call for more infor. Wednesday Bible study 7 p.m. More...

County Agent’s Corner

Extension Service  West Virginia University  304-258-8400 129 Fairfax Street, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411 www.wvu.edu/~exten/   Extension Office has moved  More...

Paw Paw Senior Citizens monthly meeting

The Paw Paw Senior Citizens met at the center on Thursday, February 1. More...

BIRTH

DELPH  More...

PSC strategies for high electric bills

With the dramatic drop in temperatures, the Public Service Commission wants to remind customers if they receive a higher than expected electric bill that they cannot pay they should first contact their utility company.  More...

Attorney General Morrisey launches second ‘Kids Kick Opioids’ Contest

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced the rollout of his second “Kids Kick Opioids” public service announcement contest.  More...

Volunteers wanted

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society will sponsor a volunteer work session at Shepherdstown's Morgan's Grove Park on Saturday, February 24. More...

Bird walk at Claymont

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society will sponsor a bird walk on the historic Claymont property outside Charles Town on Sunday, March 11. The walk will begin at 8 a.m. and led by local birding expert Joette Borzik. More...

Round The Town

—WOMAN JOKED: The Olympic skiing events started out great this year, but it’s been all downhill from there.  —This month’s full moon, the Full Worm Moon, will shine Thursday, March 1.  —On warm days, dormant oi More...

Schools on alert, train staff after Florida shootings

Morgan County Schools mental health staff and administrators have been on high alert and very watchful since last Wednesday’s high school massacre in Parkland, Florida that claimed the lives of 17 people. More...

Timber cuts in Sleepy Creek WMA part of wildlife plan

Two large timber operations in Sleepy Creek Wildlife Management Area are aimed at creating habitat for the cerulean warbler and maintaining a ruffed grouse range in the Eastern Panhandle’s largest tract of public lands, according to the state&r More...

Senior Life Services

Activities  Thursday, February 22 - Jackpot bingo 11.  Friday, February 23 - Bingo 10.  Monday, February 26 - Isometric exercise 8:45; canasta 9; beginner tap 10; nifty gifty 10-1; tai chi 12:30.  Tuesday, February 27 - Bingo 10.& More...

Lenten dinner

Union Chapel United Methodist Church, 10123 Valley Road will hold a Lenten Dinner Wednesday, February 21 at 6 p.m. More...

Read Aloud salutes volunteers

Morgan County Schools is fortunate to have over 70 community volunteers who go into classrooms once or twice a week to read books to students in grades Pre-K through 12th grade.  More...

President's lecture at Shepherd

Lead in drinking water will be the focus of a Shepherd University President's Lecture on Tuesday, February 27, at 6:30 p.m. in the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education auditorium.  More...

DHHR to address eligibility qualifications for Social Service programs

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) announced strategies to address eligibility qualifications for social service programs.  More...

DHHR receives CMS approval for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome treatment services

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Medical Services has received approval from the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to offer Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) treatment services. More...