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Five from Berkeley Springs picked up in large drug sweep Thursday

Suspects indicted in a federal drug case were picked up around the Eastern Panhandle today, Thursday, November 30, as officers from multiple police agencies swept the region following the unsealing of a grand jury indictment. Five of the 26 individuals named in the case are Berkeley Springs residents. Twenty-six people[Read More…]

In case you forgot…top tips to dodge seasonal illness

by Kate Evans As flu season gets rolling and COVID-19 and RSV cases rise, it’s important to know that preventing the flu, COVID, RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) and other respiratory illnesses involves the same basic measures.   Follow the below advice from health officials to stay healthy year-round: –Wash your[Read More…]

Farmer’s Market & MCAFF donate to Community Garden

The Berkeley Springs Farmer’s Market board of directors and the Morgan County Association of Farms & Food (MCAFF) delivered a donation in the amount of $2,000 to the Bath Community Garden to support its upkeep and operation. The presentation took place at the November 21 Bath Town Council meeting. The[Read More…]

Special vehicle parade rolls for Lee

by Lisa Schauer Alderton-Dawson American Legion Post 60 was the setting for a special vehicle parade and celebration of life held on Sunday, November 26 in memory of Hobart Lee Delph, a 19-month old boy who passed away in early November. Motorcycles, jeeps, four-by-fours, antique cars, trucks, police vehicles, fire[Read More…]

County kicks off holidays this weekend

If you’re looking to boost your holiday spirit, Morgan County is offering all the ingredients this weekend. Several community groups will host major Christmas events to kick off the season for residents and visitors. Festivities start this Friday, December 1 at 5 p.m. in downtown Berkeley Springs with the free[Read More…]

Paw Paw man charged with child pornography distribution

A Paw Paw man has been jailed on child pornography charges following a cybertip investigation that lead to a search of the home the suspect was staying in. West Virginia State Police have charged Edward Chamberlain, 43, with distribution of material depicting minors engaged in explicit conduct. He is being[Read More…]

Phyllis I. Jackson 1935-2023

Graveside services for Phyllis I. Jackson will be held on Saturday, December 2 at 1 p.m. at Alpine Bible Church, 5181 Pious Ridge Road, Berkeley Springs. Pastor Kenneth Mason will conduct the service.