October 22, 2014 RSS feed / News

Benefit concert

The New Earth Granary will sponsor a benefit concert on Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m. to help with medical expenses for Johnny Robinson. The concert will be open to those of all ages who wish to participate and sign up in advance. More...

Potter-Webster wedding

Kim Potter and John C. Webster were married in a private ceremony officiated by Reverend Barbara “Bunny” Starr on Thursday, October 16. The couple have been partners for the last 28 years and residents of Morgan County since 1990. More...

Senior Life Services Activities

Thursday, October 23 - Diddy’s Diner for lunch. Friday, October 24 - Trip to Penn Alps Village and restaurant; bingo 10. Monday, October 27 - Isometric exercise 8:45; nifty gifty 10-1; canasta 10; free art class 10; computer class 10. More...

Veterans Day celebrations at Hancock Assembly of God

The Hancock Assembly of God choir will be presenting "We Salute Our Troops!" a Veteran's Day celebration to honor Armed Forces: Past and Present on Sunday, November 9, 11 a.m. and Tuesday, November 11, 7 p.m. at Hancock Assembly of God, 431 N. More...

Solid Waste Authority receives DEP grant

Thirty applicants have been approved for grants totaling $183,416 in the Department of Environmental Protection’s Covered Electronic Devices (CED) Recycling Grant Program, DEP Cabinet Secretary Randy Huffman announced. More...

Saira Blair

Republican candidate for House of Delegates, 59th District

Age: 18. Occupation: WVU student/future economist. More...

Daryl E. Cowles

Republican candidate for House of Delegates, 58th district

Age: 44. Occupation: Businessman. More...

Charles S. Trump IV

Republican candidate for State Senate, 15th District

Age: 54. Occupation: Attorney. Pertinent Experience & Education: Prosecuting Attorney for Morgan County, 1989-1992. WV House of Delegates, 1992-2006. House Minority Whip, 1994-1998. House Minority Leader, 1998- 2006. More...

Joel Tuttle

Republican candidate for County Commission

Age: 37. Occupation: Executive Director, Senior Life Services of Morgan County, Inc. More...

Natalie E. Tennant

Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate

Age: 46. Occupation: Small business owner, West Virginia Secretary of State. Pertinent Experience & Education: I am currently serving as West Virginia’s Secretary of State. I am a proud graduate of WVU. More...

Michael D. Lorensen

Democratic candidate for Circuit Court Judge 23rd Circuit

Age: 55 Occupation: Circuit Court Judge. More...

Those apple butter winners

Beards (and moustaches) of all shapes and sizes won blue ribbons at the Apple Butter Festival. More...

Early voting begins today

West Virginia voters can begin casting their ballots in the November general election today, October 22 as early voting kicks off. More...

Still no signs of seasonal flu or Enterovirus D-68 in area

Area health officials said there still are no signs of seasonal influenza or the respiratory virus Enterovirus D-68 so far locally. War Memorial Hospital has not had any confirmed cases of flu or Enterovirus D-68. More...

Signs that a child or teen is in trouble & what to do

Morgan County Schools Social Worker Gary McDaniel shared some of the different signs that could mean that a child is in trouble. More...

Senior Life Services Menu

Thursday, October 23 - Western omelet, biscuit, California blend and stewed apples. Friday, October 24 - Stuffed pepper casserole, carrots and pudding. Monday, October 27 - Cook’s choice. More...

Free music night

BlackCat Music Shop's monthly Free All-Ages Music Night will be held Saturday, October 25, 6:30-10 p.m. Entertaining will be For The Better, former BlackCat School of Rockers and Better Weather. Light refreshments will be provided. More...

Bonnie S. Burke

Bonnie Sue Burke, 72, of Martinsburg, died Monday, October 20, 2014 at Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg. Arrangements will be announced by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs. More...

Layne Diehl

Democratic candidate for House of Delegates, 59th District

Age: 44. Occupation: Small business attorney. Pertinent Experience & Education: Bachelor of Arts – Concord University, Doctorate of Jurisprudence – West Virginia University. More...

Jeff Becker

Constitution Party candidate for House of Delegates, 59th District

Age: 52. Occupation: Insurance sales. More...

Brenda Hutchinson

Independent candidate for House of Delegates, 58th District

Age: 61. Occupation: Paralegal. More...

Stacy Dugan

Democratic candidate for County Commission

Age: 44. Occupation: Registered Dietitian at War Memorial Hospital. Pertinent Experience & Education: Morgan County Commissioner since 2009; President of the Commission 2011 & 2012. More...

Nick Casey

Democratic candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, 2nd District

Age: 60. Occupation: Lawyer and Certified Public Accountant (CPA). More...

John S. Buckley

Libertarian candidate for U.S. Senate

Age: 61. Occupation: Retired from U.S. Court of Federal Claims. More...

Phil Hudok

Constitution Party candidate for U.S. Senate

Age: 64. Occupation: Business owner and substitute teacher. Pertinent Experience & Education: For over four decades, I have owned and operated Century Photo and taught secondary science. More...

Donald H. Cookman

Democratic candidate for State Senate, 15th District

Age: 68. Occupation: Retired WV Circuit Court Judge, Lawyer, State Senator. More...

Studio tour this weekend

The artists of Berkeley Springs and nearby communities will open their studios to visitors for the Fall 2014 Berkeley Springs Studio Tour on Saturday, October 25 and Sunday, October 26, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

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