August 17, 2016 RSS feed / News

United Way of the Eastern Panhandle names new CEO

Chuck Ellison, Chairman of the Board of Directors, announced that Penny Porter of Martinsburg has been named Chief Executive Officer of United Way of the Eastern Panhandle, effective August 8.  More...

Church Directory

Unity of Berkeley Springs, New Earth Granary, 143 N. Mercer St., Berkeley Springs, 304-268-4222 or 304-258-2954. Celebration service, 10 a.m. Rev. Anne Murphy-Oswald.   More...

Senior Life Services activities

Thursday, August 18 - Jack pot bingo 11; breakfast at the truck stop; shopping at the Walmart in Hagerstown; AARP drivers safety class 10- 1.  Friday, August 19 - Bingo 10.  Monday, August 22 - Isometric exercise 8:45; nifty gifty 10-1; ca More...

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County Agent’s Corner

Extension Service West Virginia University

304-258-8400 129 Fairfax Street, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411 www.wvu.edu/~exten/   More...

Flying the Mountaineer flag on deployment

Cpl. Justin Glass of Morgan County and Cpl. Robert Brickles of Lincoln County proudly display their West Virginia pride while being deployed overseas in Spain with the U.S. Marines. More...

Round The Town

—KID JOKED: What’s the king of all school supplies? More...

Senators seek Appalachian Forest Heritage Area designation

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), Ben Cardin (D-MD), and Shelley Moore Capito (RWV) recently introduced the Appalachian Forest National Heritage Area Act of 2016.  More...

Shepherd's Masterworks Chorale to hold auditions

Shepherd University's Masterworks Chorale, under the direction of Dr. Rachel Carlson, visiting assistant professor of music, will be holding auditions on August 19-21 for the Saturday, November 5, performance of Vivaldi's "Gloria" and J.S. More...

Bath Police Dept. may get new deck entrance

by Trish Rudder  If the cost is not prohibitive, a new deck is being planned to make the Bath Police Department handicap accessible at the Town of Bath Municipal Building on Wilkes St.  More...

Concert at Wesley Chapel

Wesley Chapel Church on Pious Ridge Road presents gospel recording artist, Kevin Booth, featuring the gospel music of Elvis on Sunday, August 21 at 6:30 p.m.  All are welcome.   More...

Paw Paw Senior Citizens monthly meeting

The Paw Paw Senior Citizens met at the center on Thursday, August 4 with 38 attendees.  President Brown Norton called the meeting to order at 11:30 a.m. More...

Reading the Messenger A virtual trip to Morocco

Morgan County Public Library attendees took The Morgan Messenger with them last month when they took a virtual journey to North Africa at the "Muse in Morocco" Summer Reading Program kick-off event. More...

Harpers Ferry bird and butterfly walk

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society will sponsor a bird and butterfly walk in the South Schoolhouse Ridge section of the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park on Wednesday, August 24.  The walk will begin at 7 a.m. More...

2016 Morgan County Fair winners

Vendors Champion – MC Partnership/MC After 3 and reserved – MC Master Gardeners. Farm Bureau Kids Pedal Pull Four-five – first, Kara Litten, second, Annabelle Grace Pennington and third, Colli More...

Civil War soldier’s remains carried through Hancock on journey home to Maine

Jewett Williams’ 3,200-mile journey from Portland, Oregon home to Chelsea, Maine will take longer than most trans-continental trips. It could be done on an airplane in a matter of hours. More...