September 28, 2016 RSS feed / News

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia releases Real. Berkeley Springs vignette

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia recently released the Real. Berkeley Springs vignette. The video highlights area attractions including local lodging, historic springs, Berkeley Springs State Park and craft breweries. More...

Ice House opens three gallery shows

A stunning wood-themed art show opens in the main Ice House Gallery on Friday, September 30 with a meet-theartists reception from 7:30-9 p.m. More...

Feds award $211,755 to expand West Virginia behavioral health workforce

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced $211,755 in awards to a training program to increase the number of mental health providers and substance abuse counselors in West Virginia. More...

West Virginia counties will benefit from $420,000 EDA investment

U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito and Joe Manchin recently announced that the Economic Development Administration (EDA) will provide six grants totaling $420,000 to several regional planning and development councils in West Virginia. More...

September is National Recovery Month

by Hannah Stewart, LGSW Morgan County Partnership and Melody Stotler, Executive Director for Life or Drugs Support Group More...

Affordable health screenings

Residents living in and around Berkeley Springs can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. More...

Open fiddle, old-time banjo & bluegrass banjo contest

The Augusta Heritage Center of Davis & Elkins College welcomes musicians and spectators from across the region to the college campus for the West Virginia Open Fiddle, Old-Time Banjo and Bluegrass Banjo Contest on Saturday, October 1. More...

Shepherd music department to host open house

The Shepherd University Department of Music will host a Visitation Day on Monday, October 10. The event is open to all high school seniors and juniors who are interested in pursuing a degree in music at Shepherd. More...

Reading the Messenger By the windmills & tulips

Cacapon South residents Ed and Donna Bender of Purplefinch Lane and Tony and Mary Vogt of Indian Run took a copy of The Morgan Messenger to The Netherlands this summer. More...

43rd Apple Butter Festival

While plans for the Apple Butter Festival actually start the day after the previous year’s Apple Butter Festival, most of the work happens in the month leading up to the event according to Lori Hansroth, Executive Director for the Berkeley Spri More...

Worship Directory

Unity of Berkeley Springs, New Earth Granary, 143 N. Mercer St., Berkeley Springs, 304-268-4222 or 304-258-2954. Celebration service, 10 a.m. Rev. Anne Murphy-Oswald. More...

Attorney General Morrisey wins case protecting prayer at public meetings

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and his 13-state coalition won a crucial victory as a federal appeals court recognized the right of government officials to pray at public meetings. More...

Tour of Martinsburg first urban farm

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society is sponsoring a tour of Martinsburg's first urban farm on Saturday, October 1. The tour will begin at 9 a.m. and last about an hour. It will be led by Matt Denton, the farm's owner. More...

Linda Martin receives award

Members of Eta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, held their first meeting of the new biennium with a new procedure on Saturday, September 17. More...

C&O Canal bird walk

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society is offering a bird walk along the C&O Canal towpath in the Williamsport, Md. area on Sunday, October 9. The walk will begin at 8 a.m. at Canal Visitor Center at Cushwa Basin, and it will last about three hours. More...

Foxglove Garden Club provides solar flagpole light

The Foxglove Garden Club, with the support and assistance of Mt. View Solar Company, installed a solar LED spotlight for the American flag at the Berkeley Springs Train Depot on September 16. More...

Shepherd to offer conference and STEM workshops

Shepherd University is once again offering free science, technology, math, and engineering (STEM) activities for students in grades 5-12. More...

Round The Town

—KID JOKED: What do you use to fix a broken jack-olantern? A pumpkin patch! More...

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