Forney named commission president for 2023

Morgan County commissioners met for their 2023 organizational session on Wednesday, January 4. During the meeting, county officials chose Sean Forney to once again serve as Commission President for 2023. Prior to the meeting, Bill Clark was sworn in for his first full term as an elected commissioner. Commissioners set[Read More…]

Grand Jury indicts 22 in January term

A Morgan County Grand Jury returned bills of indictment against 22 people when they met to hear cases in Morgan County Circuit Court on Tuesday, January 3. Close to half of those indicted were residents from outside of Morgan County. Crimes ranged from delivery of drugs resulting in death to[Read More…]

WV legislative session begins today

West Virginia’s 60-day session of the Legislature begins today, Wednesday, January 11, as new and seasoned lawmakers return to Charleston to hammer out state priorities, finances and governance. State Republicans held onto their majority in both the House of Delegates and the State Senate, which could ease movement of bills[Read More…]

A crunchy, slushy Potomac

Robert White sent us this photo of the Potomac River from the Cherry Run public boat ramp, taken on Friday, December 30 when temperatures were just starting to rise. The Potomac was full of ice floes after arctic temperatures during the last week of December.

Police searching for woman in connection with drug death

Pennsylvania State Police are searching for a woman wanted in relation to a drug delivery that resulted in a death. According to Pennsylvania State Police, on November 23, 2021, charges were filed against Leslie Ann Brubaker for drug delivery resulting in death, along with numerous other drug related charges. An[Read More…]