December 13, 2017 RSS feed / News

WV residents can get free help to sign up for insurance by deadline

Individuals and families who need assistance understanding health insurance options and applying for coverage can meet with a healthcare navigator through the WV Healthy Start Navigator Project. More...

Law enforcement group donates to Hospice

  The Annual Blue Knights WV V Christmas Dinner and Hospice presentation was held on Friday, December 8 at The Country Inn in Berkeley Springs. More...

County wants to recoup $30K spent on November heating oil spill

Morgan County has paid out more than $30,000 to contain and manage a November 6 spill of heating oil from a storage tank next to the Warm Springs Run, and county officials are hoping to get some of those funds back.  More...

State will hold public hearing January 9 on stormwater permit for gas pipeline

The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold a public hearing about an application by Mountaineer Gas for a stormwater management permit tied to construction of a proposed 23-mile natural gas line in the Eastern Panhandle. More...

First U.M. combined services

The First United Methodist Church will have Christmas Eve morning worship combined service at 10 a.m. at the Green Street campus and Christmas Eve evening services Family Christmas Eve Service at 7 p.m. More...

The power of art helps Veterans heal

The Martinsburg VA Medical Center’s Recreation Therapy Department hosted an art show Thursday, December 7, at the medical center showcasing the power art has to help Veterans heal.  More...

Senior Life Services

Menu  Thursday, December 14 - Pork rib patty on bun, baked beans, lettuce, tomato, broccoli and applesauce.  Friday, December 15 - Beef shepherd’s pie, bread, kale, lima beans and raisins.  Monday, December 18 - Turkey and nood More...

Paw Paw Senior Citizens monthly meeting

The Paw Paw Senior Citizens met at the center on December 7 with 31 attendees.  President Brown Norton called the meeting to order with the Pledge of Allegiance to the American Flag.  Secretary, Jo Musialowski read the minutes from the Nove More...

New resources on horizon for dementia patients & family caregivers

As families cope with the diagnosis and care of loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, they turn to agencies and facilities for help and support. More...

Towne of Bath Chapter recognizes Katelyn Howard as its DAR Good Citizen

Ye Towne of Bath Chapter of NSDAR recognized Katelyn Howard as its DAR Good Citizen on Tuesday, December 5 at their dinner meeting at the Country Inn.  Howard, her mother Laura Haber, and her counselor Carla Cacicia were guests of the chapter.&n More...

New Chamber of Commerce members

At the recent Chamber of Commerce Christmas party, new members were welcomed to the organization. More...

Correction

Last week’s Warm Springs Intermediate School photo of students wearing crazy socks to support third grade classmate Rylee Jude Bradds’ fight against brain cancer was actually a large group shot of students in front of the school that was More...

Valley Health to build new medical office on U.S. 522

Morgan County planners have approved a commercial building permit for a $2 million medical office to be built on the west side of U.S. More...

Hancock priest pens book on meditation, prayer

Berkeley Baptist Church, Route 522 and 13, 304-258-4101 - Breakfast 9 a.m., Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship service and children’s church 10:45 a.m. Food pantry distribution site call for more infor. Wednesday Bible study 7 p.m. Pastor Joey N. More...

Rider-Presgraves

  Krystal Diane Presgraves of Hancock and Zachary Edward Rider of Berkeley Springs were united in marriage on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 4 p.m. at Highland United Methodist Church officiated by Pastor Joshua Rider. More...

Christmas Eve service and music at St. Mark’s

Christmas Eve at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church will feature a full array of festival music, followed by a traditional service.  An hour of music on Sunday, December 24 starts at 3 p.m. More...

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DHHR contract award for new system

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) announced a contract award to Optum for an Integrated Eligibility System to consolidate and replace three current systems in the Department. More...

Voice of Democracy sponsored by VFW

The Berkeley Springs VFW Post 4019 presented the awards for the Voice of Democracy contest on November 30 at Berkeley Springs High School. More...

Attorney general shares “wise giving” tips

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey reminds consumers to exercise caution when giving to charities this holiday season.  “This time of year is a popular time for charities to seek donations,” Attorney General Morrisey sai More...