Chip Shots – The Basketball Tournament

The Basketball Tournament by Jim Buzzerd West Virginia University fans will likely be interested to know that The Basketball Tournament, or TBT, has begun. Games began last weekend, but WVU fans will be interested in the West Virginia Regional in Charleston that begins this coming Sunday. The top seed in the West Virginia bracket is […]

Lady Indians Soccer shows toughness at Trinity Cup

Lady Indians Soccer shows toughness at Trinity Cup Tenacious Ray & Circe Powell named to All-Tournament Team by Jamie Clark Scarlett Swink, who will be one of the Indians’ new goal keepers, runs the ball down the by Lori Younker       Members of the Berkeley Springs girls’ soccer team traveled to Hampshire […]

Registration still open for MC After 3 Summer Camp at Cacapon State Park

by Kate Evans The eighth annual MC After 3 Summer Camp is set for July 25-August 5 at Cacapon State Park Morgan County students entering sixth through twelfth grade are eligible to attend the free summer camp, which runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.  Registration is still open for the free camp. […]

Chip Shots – Shifting Gears

Shifting gears by Jim Buzzerd Last week USC and UCLA announced they were leaving the PAC 12 to join the Big 10. About a year ago Oklahoma and Texas announced they were leaving the Big 12 to join the SEC. In each case these announcements came as a complete surprise to the world of college […]

Chip Shots – LIV Golf

LIV Golf by Jim Buzzerd Those of you that have interest in professional golf are likely aware of the controversial Saudi Arabia backed golf tour that debuted in England last weekend. Greg Norman is the LIV CEO. LIV stands for the Roman numeral 54 which is the number of holes played in each LIV event. […]

BSHS Athletic Hall of Fame continues search

The Berkeley Springs Athletic Hall of Fame is continuing to search for viable candidates to be considered for consideration. The process opened in early May and will continue to look for deserving potential inductees until the August 1 deadline. Applications received after the deadline will be held for consideration into the 2023 class. The Hall […]

Everyday Outdoors: Baby robins

Most of the columns I write, and photos I take, are hunting and fishing related. But there are lots of other interesting creatures to encounter in the great outdoors. Recently, I had the opportunity to observe a Momma Robin on her nest, and was able to watch and photograph her two babies each day, until […]

Chip Shots – Good News and Disappointing News

Good news and disappointing news by Jim Buzzerd The West Virginia University football team, along with head coach Neal Brown and his staff received some very positive news last week when Top 100 football player Rodney Gallagher committed to the Mountaineers. Gallagher will be a senior this fall at Laurel Highlands High School in Uniontown, […]

Chip Shots – Transfer update

Transfer update by Jim Buzzerd Players leaving the West Virginia University football and basketball programs have been discussed here often. Today, I’ll drop in a few notes about basketball coach Bob Huggins’ effort in the transfer portal. Before that, I want to mention football transfer JT Daniels. Of course Daniels, the former starting quarterback at […]

Paw Paw’s Dalton Kasekamp finishes as State Runner-up in shot put

by Jamie Harris The Paw Paw Pirates Track and Field Team took their athleticism to the Class A State Championships in Charleston last weekend May 19 and 20. All three of the Pi- rate athletes were looking to become the first Paw Paw state track and field cham- pion. On the girl’s side freshman Pricilla […]