October 18, 2017 RSS feed / News

Self-guided studio tour

Some of the artists of Berkeley Springs welcome visitors to their studios to view their latest creations. The self-guided tour takes place on Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22.  More...

Outdoor fires can be avoided with simple steps

The risk of wildfires has been high recently due to the extremely dry conditions until beneficial rains came to the area on Sunday and Monday.  Residents are advised to follow these home safety tips and outdoor fire prevention measures to prote More...

Paw Paw Senior Citizens monthly meeting

The Paw Paw Senior Citizens met at the center on Thursday, October 5 with 37 attendees.  President Brown Norton called the meeting to order with the Pledge of Allegiance to the American Flag.  Secretary, Jo Musialowski read the September mi More...

Health Expo at Adventist Church

The Berkeley Springs Seventh day Adventist Church, 3606 Valley Road, is sponsoring a free Health Expo in the fellowship hall. More...

Senior Life Services activities

Thursday, October 19 - Jackpot bingo 11.  Friday, October 20 - Bingo 10; beginner tap 9; tap dancing 10.  Monday, October 23 - Isometric exercise 8:45; canasta 9; beginners tap 10; nifty gifty 10-1.  Tuesday, October 24 - Bingo 10; sen More...

Contaminants in rivers can lead to fish advisories, limits

Monitoring of waterway contaminants and fish populations in the tri-state area can alert anglers to fish consumption advisories. Those advisories tell residents to limit how many times per month they should eat certain caught fish from certain areas. More...

“Gunsmoke” in Paw Paw: 1905 shoot-out pitted local against railroad workers

A gunfight at the town train station is the staple of many movie and television westerns. More...

Sons of American Legion donate flag

At last week’s Homecoming football game, Squadron 60, Sons of the American Legion, donated an American flag to Berkeley Springs High School. More...

Congressman Alex Mooney mobile office hours

The staff of Congressman Alex X. More...

Halloween party with Ironwood Wolves is October 27 at Cacapon State Park

The Ironwood Wolves and their ambassador wolf-dog Logan will be in Morgan County on Friday, October 27 for two Warm Springs Middle School student presentations and a free presentation later that day at Cacapon State Park’s Morgan Room from 5 to More...

DOT secretary outlines WV road construction plans

Following the “wonderful success” of passage of the state road bond referendum October 7, state Transportation Secretary Tom Smith told legislators Sunday the state will be moving deliberately on what ultimately could be the issuance of a total of $2 More...

Worship Schedule

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. More...

Senior Life Services tour of Kentucky

Attending the Senior Life Services Moonshine, Mountains and Music Tour in Kentucky were: Bobbi Johnson, Kim Johnson-Nickles , Lula Belle Robertson, Sandy Ressler, Karleen Spielman, Mary Ellen Largent More...

Gospel Concert at Mt. Zion

Mt. Zion United Methodist Church will hold a Gospel Concert with the New Crossroads Quartet on Sunday, October 22 at 6 p.m. The church is located at 5377 Martinsburg Road. More...

Senior Life Services menu

Thursday, October 19 - Cream of mushroom soup, bread, cheesy pea salad and applesauce.  Friday, October 20 - Sliced ham on bread, baked beans, lettuce and tomato and chocolate pudding.  Monday, October 23 - Chicken corn casserole, mashed po More...

County Agent’s Corner

Extension Service West Virginia University 304-258-8400 129 Fairfax Street, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411 www.wvu.edu/~exten/ Are flying critters bugging you right now? More...

A special fall planting

One local yard got a special planting last week with tulip bulbs delivered straight from Holland. Mary Banks Nichols got a visit from granddaughter Claire Lehnen of Washington, D.C. More...

National forest and wildlife management area roads open to hunters with disabilities

For more than 20 years, a unique program developed by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (DNR) and the U.S. More...

Fall mountain splendor

Blue skies, deepening fall foliage and summer-like weather created a spectacular autumn day on Saturday for Apple Butter weekend. photo by Kate Evans More...

Gift shop opened by teen entrepreneur turns 20

It’s been 20 years since Jules Happy Rone opened a small gift shop in downtown Berkeley Springs. More...

Round The Town

—FARMER JOKED: Why does a milking stool only have three legs? Because the cow has the udder.  —Notify authorities of your plans for a controlled burn of leaves or brush by calling 304-258-0305.  More...