January 28, 2015 RSS feed / News

MCAFF Board installs new officers

Growing new farmers and encouraging SNAP beneficiaries to purchase local fresh foods are just a few of the projects of the Morgan County Association for Farm and Foods (MCAFF), who installed a new set of officers at their January meeting. More...

BIRTHS

LOOK Toni M. Roy and Chad M. Look, Hedgesville announce the birth of their daughter, Charli Kay Lynn Look, weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs. at Berkeley Medical Center, Martinsburg on December 21, 2014. Maternal grandparent is Vicki Roy, Tyler, Texas. More...

Stauffer’s Marsh bird walk

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

Junior Order Scholarship

Berkeley Springs Council #117 of the Junior Order United American Mechanics is now accepting applications for the 2015 Scholarship Award. More...

Making concrete while the sun shone

Last Friday’s relative warmth and sunshine proved to be a valuable opportunity for contractors working on improvements at the Berkeley Springs Water Works building on Wilkes Street. More...

County weighs road sign law

“You’re going to get one of us hurt.” That’s what a local State Trooper is heard telling a 911 dispatcher in the recording of an emergency call for a verbal domestic dispute. More...

Hunters Harvest 2,385 Black Bears in 2014

West Virginia hunters harvested 2,385 black bears during the combined 2014 archery and firearms seasons, according to Colin Carpenter, Black Bear Project Leader for the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. More...

Learn how to identify trees in the winter

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society will offer a winter tree-identification field trip at Cacapon State Park in Morgan County on Saturday, February 14. West Virginia state forester Ben Kunze will lead the trip. More...

Diabetes support group meets

The Morgan County Diabetes Support Group will meet Thursday, February 5, at 6:30 p.m. in Education Room B at War Memorial Hospital. More...

Hancock added to list of canal fee hearings

The C&O Canal National Historical Park (NHP) has announced they are adding two more dates and a rescheduled date for the public meetings regarding proposed entrance fees at the park. More...

Women, coronary artery disease topic of community seminar

February is American Heart Month and National Women’s Heart Health Month. In recognition, University Healthcare and the WVU Robert C. More...

Creating backyard habitats

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society's monthly program for February will feature a presentation on "Creating a Healthy Backyard Habitat." The program will be held Wednesday, February 11, 7 p.m. More...

Greenwood students learn internet & fire safety

Greenwood Elementary students visited South Morgan Volunteer Fire Department and learned about fire safety and how their fire department works to protect people and property. More...

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