December 17, 2014 RSS feed / News

Christmas morning coffee

The First United Methodist Church will be having Christmas morning coffee from 9-11 a.m. at the Fearnow Road campus. This is for older or alone adults. For information call 304-258-2766. More...

Christmas services

The people of Calvary Bible Church welcomes the community to join them for their Children’s Christmas Pageant, “The First Christmas,” on Sunday, December 21 at 6:30 p.m. More...

Senior Life Services Menu

Thursday, December 18 - Sausage gravy, biscuit, California blend and stewed apples. Friday, December 19 - Cook’s choice. Monday, December 22 - Chicken Alfredo, garlic bread, California blend and applesauce. More...

BIRTHS

BARNHART Amanda Fox, Berkeley Springs announces the birth of her daughter, Ava Mae Barnhart, weighing 5 lbs. 13.4 ozs. at Berkeley Medical Center, Martinsburg on November 13, 2014. More...

WV area gas prices drop 14 cents

Gas prices in several West Virginia metro areas decreased nearly 14 cents to $2.701 a gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Fuel Gauge report. This week’s average price: $ 2.70 Average price during the week of Dec. More...

New flags for Widmyer

Squadron 60 Sons of American Legion presented a new U.S. Flag and a WV State Flag to Widmyer Elementary School. More...

Wind Dance field studies

Students from Wind Dance Farm & Earth Education Center participate in ornithology (study of birds) observations, including two migration field studies. More...

Local tennis group named regional “Organization of the Year”

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) recently selected Morgan County Tennis Association as their Organization of the Year for exemplary tennis services provided to the county. More...

DNR prepares for changeover

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (DNR) announced that December 23 will be the last day in 2014 for processing lifetime licenses or permits. More...

Senior Life Services Christmas Tour

Senior Life Services recently toured Pigeon Forge, Tennessee on a Christmas Time in the Smokies Motor Coach Tour. This picture was taken while visiting Dollywood. More...

DEP announces changes in water use reporting

The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is working to get the word out about two new requirements related to large water withdrawals from surface or groundwater sources. More...

Nativity Scene by Senior Art Group

The Senior Art Group (SAG) of Berkeley Springs crafted this mixed media nativity scene. More...

Candlelight services

Union Chapel United Methodist Church at 10123 Valley Road will be holding two candlelight services on Wednesday, December 24, 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend. More...

Christmas program

The Peoples Assembly of God, 295 Rock Ford Road, Great Cacapon is having their annual Christmas program on December 21 and December 24 at 7 p.m. The title of the play is “Merry Christmas.” Everyone is welcome. More...

Activities

Thursday, December 18 - Head Start Christmas program 10 and 1; jackpot bingo 11. Friday, December 19 - Bingo 10. Monday, December 22 - Isometric exercise 8:45; nifty gifty 10-1; canasta 10; free art class 10; computer class. More...

Charity clarity

How to recognize fraudulent charities: — Evasive, vague or unresponsive answers to specific questions about the charity and how the money is used. — Words making up a charity’s name closely resemble a more well-known charity. More...

And a Scary Christmas to you!

Kids under a certain age have mixed feelings about the figure of Santa they meet at malls, Christmas fairs and on the street. More...

The Knights of Columbus presents check to Widmyer

The Knights of Columbus, Berkeley Springs Council presented a $700 check to Widmyer Elementary Special Ed teacher Mary Vivian Hornbaker and a $1,000 check to Eagle Intermediate Special Ed teacher Melanie Jeck for discretional use in their respective More...

Scholarship opportunites for Promise Scholars at Fairmont State University

Top high school seniors in North Central West Virginia and around the state have the opportunity to compete for Fairmont State University’s premier academic scholarship, the Dr. Charles J. McClain Presidential Scholarship. More...

Survey shows most WV retailers not selling tobacco to youth

Results from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities annual statewide survey indicate that 87.8 percent of state retailers inspected did not sell tobacco products to youth under th More...

New Year’s Day hike at park

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society welcomes members and friends to a New Year's Day hike at Cacapon State Park in Berkeley Springs. The hike is being sponsored by the park and will be led by the Park's Naturalist, Renee Fincham. More...

Paw Paw parade spreads cheer

Paw Paw’s annual Christmas parade was rescheduled due to relentless rain last Saturday, December 6. But on Sunday, December 7, the show went on. More...

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