Local Lifestyle

TBS reports 57% increase in tourism

by Trish Rudder & Kate Shunney

Travel Berkeley Springs (TBS) president Stephanie Rebant told the Bath Town Council that tourism is on the rise in Morgan County with a 20-30% lodging increase over last year.

She told the council on October 18 that the hotel/motel tax revenue collected by the town and county was $809,416 – $680,542 from the county and $128,874 from the town during the fiscal year . . .