March 4, 2015 RSS feed / News

Spring forest fire season now through May 1

The West Virginia Division of Forestry reminds residents that the state’s spring forest fire season starts March 1 and runs through May 31. During these three months, daytime burning is prohibited from the hours of 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Train Depot bids expected

The Town of Bath was busy Friday morning, February 27, as 19 contractors visited the train depot in North Berkeley with hopes of aiding in its renovation. More...

Historical Society meeting

The first meeting of the Morgan County Historical and Genealogical Society of 2015 with the newly elected president and vice-president will be held Tuesday, March 10, 1 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church. More...

ENGAGEMENT

Ronald R. and Tina M. Stotler of Great Cacapon announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittney Marie Stotler, to Preston Garrett Hovermale, son of James E. and Erica R. Hovermale of Berkeley Springs. More...

Season for Nonviolence

The 18th Season for Nonviolence spans January 30 through April 4, the memorial anniversaries of Mahatma Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. More...

Change in Medicaid Card to Save $2.5 Million

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) Bureau for Medical Services (BMS) announced the distribution of an annual Medicaid card for members, as opposed to a monthly card which has been used since the start of the Medicaid pr More...

Miss Morgan County orientation March 6

The last day to register for the 2015 Miss Morgan County Scholarship Program is Friday, March 6. A mandatory orientation is scheduled for Friday, March 6 in the Berkeley Springs High School Cafeteria at 6 p.m. More...

Who are the Master Gardeners

The Master Gardeners are seen everywhere, the Farmers Market, the Morgan County Fair, Apple Butter Festival; they even orchestrate a plant fair every Mother’s Day weekend. More...

78 Degrees West Films selected a winner in the Telly Awards

The Telly Awards has named 78 Degrees West Films of Berkeley Springs as a Bronze winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards for its online documentary titled ArtVoiceWV: Holding the Vision. More...

West Virginians saving health costs, getting insured at higher rates in 2014

The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services says West Virginia residents have saved $162,829,766 in health care costs since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was enacted in 2010. More...

List of bills passed in Legislature grows

The House Delegates passed the Committee Substitute of S.B. 361 by a vote of 56-39 on February 28. More...

House passes bill to benefit School for Deaf & Blind

The House of Delegates passed HB 2160, which enables the West Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind to be eligible to participate in any and all funding administered or distributed by the West Virginia School Building Authority. More...

HOW TO REACH YOUR ELECTED OFFICIALS

WEST VIRGINIA LEGISLATURE General State Issues and Legislative BillsLegislative session runs for 60 days, from January to March.Room MB-27, Building 1, State Capitol Complex,Charleston, WV 25305Telephone: (304) 347-4836 Fax: (304) 347-4901http://www. More...

Senior Life Services

Activities Thursday, March 5 - Yoga stretches 10:15. Friday, March 6 - Bingo 10; tap dancing 9:30. Monday, March 9 - Isometric exercise 8:45; nifty gifty 10-1; canasta 9; computer class 10. More...

Church of Christ host Ladies’ Day

The ladies of Berkeley Springs Church of Christ, 290 South Green Street will hold their 12th Annual Ladies’ Day on Saturday, March 14. More...

Berkeley Baptist welcomes new pastor

Berkeley Baptist Church introduces to the community their new pastor, Joey Giles. He is from Eureka Baptist Church in Keysville, Va. where he served as senior Pastor. More...

Community resources that can help people

Senior Life Services of Morgan County304-258-3096 or 304-947-7922• Meals for seniors age 60 and older Monday-Friday atBerkeley Springs and Paw Paw centers. Donations arerequested for meals.• Meals for homebound seniors. More...

Stauffer’s Marsh

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society will sponsor a birding trip to its Stauffer’s Marsh Nature Preserve in Berkeley County on Sunday, March 15. The trip will begin at 8 a.m. It will be led by local birder Steve Hartmann. More...

CNB Employee of the Year

CNB Bank, Inc. announces Tina Davison has been selected the 2014 Employee of the Year. Davison has been employed at CNB since 1987. She is currently a Vice President/Compliance and BSA Officer. More...

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