Indians roll by Frankfort 67-36

by Jamie Harris The Berkeley Springs Indians basketball team was back in action this past week as they hosted Frankfort on Tuesday night, December 13, and then traveled to Hedgesville for the Hedgesville Basketball Mixer. On Friday, December 16, the Indians took on the Sherando Warriors (Va.) and then on[Read More…]

Paw Paw Basketball earns split for the week

by Jamie Harris The Paw Paw High School boys’ basketball team opened up their 2022-2023 season with a pair of games. The Pi- rates hosted the Union Tigers and Hancock Panthers to the friendly confines of the Paw Paw gym. On December 7, the Han- cock Panthers came to town[Read More…]

Move over boys, Lady Indian wrestlers hit the mats

by Jamie Harris All across the nation high school girls have been making a move on the wrestling mats and last season Berkeley Springs High School had their first female wrestler as Lilly Morgan joined the team. Morgan would work hard all season and make a trip to the 2022[Read More…]

Hunter encounters tangled-up buck

Local deer hunter Danae McBee had an unusual buck story from this year’s rifle season, which she shared with The Morgan Messenger. Her photos show up close what she first noticed while watching nearby fields and woods. November 29, 2022 I always watch for wildlife out my window and this[Read More…]

Chip Shots – Just Wren baby!

Just Wren baby! by Jim Buzzerd Last Wednesday Wren Baker was named West Virginia University’s next vice president and director of Intercollegiate Athletics. Baker comes to Morgantown from the University of North Texas, where he has been the vice president and athletics director since 2016. With previous stops at Missouri,[Read More…]

Lady Indians drop first two games of season

by Jamie Harris The Berkeley Springs Lady Indians opened up their 2022-2023 season with a road contest at East Hardy and a home contest with sectional rival Frankfort. On Tuesday, November 29 the Lady Indians traveled to Hardy County for a contest at East Hardy. The first quarter saw Berkeley[Read More…]

Harris & Zombro place in Top 3 of Washington Elite Opener

by Jamie Harris The Berkeley Springs Indians wrestling team kicked off their 2022-2023 season by traveling to Washington High School in Charles Town, W.Va., on Saturday, December 3, for the tough Elite Opener. The Elite Opener featured 12 teams from Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia and the teams were some[Read More…]

Chip Shots – Messy Forecast

Messy forecast by Jim Buzzerd It’s been an interesting few weeks for those who watch the comings and goings of West Virginia University athletics. Two weeks ago, WVU athletic director Shane Lyons was fired by WVU president E. Gordon Gee amid growing frustration surrounding the football program and specifically, the[Read More…]

Indians Basketball gearing up for 2022-2023 season

by Jamie Harris For the first time in seven years there will not be a Barkley in the line-up for head coach Chad Brinegar’ s Berkeley Springs Indians basketball team. All-state and 1432 point score Gavin Barkley has graduated and took his talents to Potomac State. Before Gavin, older brother[Read More…]