August 24, 2016 RSS feed / Police & Safety

Local man charged for boat, fishing license offenses

Maryland Natural Resources Police officers have charged a Berkeley Springs man with being an unlicensed fishing guide on the Potomac River. Douglas Scott Boyles, 35, of Highland Ridge Road, Berkeley Springs, was stopped near Weverton, Md. More...

Morgan County Sheriff’s Report

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Chief Deputy Wade Shambaugh reports the following calls, investigations and reports this past week: August 14 Landlord/tenant dispute, Morgan Lane. Arrest of Lindsay H. Bohrer, 61, D.U.I. Trespassing complaint, Virage Lane. More...

Court Report

Municipal Judge Thomas Panebianco presided over recent hearings in the Town of Bath municipal court. More...

Streetscape this week:

Fairfax Street closed for excavation

Last week, placing of a concrete foundation on Fairfax Street between Washington Street and Wilkes Street began in preparation of laying new paver blocks. More...

On the public docket

All local government meetings are open to the public. Morgan County Government More...

Magistrates Report

Recent sentences from Magistrate Kermit Ambrose: Jan Weamer, 75, of Hedgesville must pay a $50 fine and $165.25 in court costs and fees after pleading guilty to a personal safety order violation. Recent sentences from Magistrate Greg Miller: More...

State unveils self-service DMV kiosks

New self-service West Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) kiosks were unveiled by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin at the West Virginia State Fair last week. More...

Law enforcement is increasing efforts to seek out impaired drivers

As the Labor Day Holiday approaches, this means family activities, fun and various festivities will be happening around the state; it also means there will be an increase in impaired driving and impaired driving related fatalities. More...

Hunter Education Course

There will be a Hunter Education Course Friday, September 9 from 6-9:30 p.m. and Saturday, September 10, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Health & Safety Building, 1948 Wiltshire Road, Kearneysville. More...

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