June 21, 2017 RSS feed / News

Morgan slated to get officer under Highway Safety pilot program

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Department is tentatively set to get an additional officer for local roadway patrol through a pilot program under the Governor’s Highway Safety Program.  Sheriff KC Bohrer asked the Morgan County Commissio 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...

JoyEl second year awards program

The JoyEl Program conducted their closing program on May 1 for the second full year of operation. More...

WVU EXTENSION MASTER GARDENERS

Basic Lawn Care   More...

The Peak

The Calvary United Methodist Church in Great Cacapon will hold a service “The Peak” on Friday, June 23, 7 p.m. at the Panorama Overlook on Rt. More...

Paw Paw Parade winners

Grand Prize - 2016 Jr. More...

Derek Rasmussen joins Kesecker Realty, Inc.

Michael Pearse, President and Broker of Kesecker Realty, Inc., announces Derek Rasmussen has joined the company as a sales associate.  He grew up home schooled and self taught along the way.  More...

Audubon visit to Purple Martin Colony

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society will sponsor a return visit to an active and successful colony of Purple Martins in Jefferson County on Saturday, July 1.  The colony is located on a private residential property outside Charles Town. More...

Reading the Messenger On an ocean cruise

Jay and Julie Beckham and Ken Mitchell took their Morgan Messenger on the Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas during a New England and Canada Cruise. More...

“Preventing the Summer Slide”

Reading is an important skill to success in school and in life. More...

This Week in West Virginia History

from The West Virginia Encyclopedia West Virginia Humanities Council 1310 Kanawha Blvd., E. Charleston, WV 25301 More...

Fort Frederick reenactments set for June 24-25

Fort Frederick State Park will let visitors experience what life was like at the fort during the American Revolution, as it presents “To Garrison the Fort” June 24 – 25.  Living historians and members of the Maryland Independen More...

Cacapon State Park activities

Wednesday, June 21  Nature Center Open - 10 a.m.-2 p.m.  9:30 a.m. - Art  11a.m.- 12 p.m. - Summer coats  2 -2:45 p.m. - Orienteering  Thursday, June 22  Nature Center Open - 10 a.m.-3 p.m.  9 a.m. More...

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Memorial service

Wesley Chapel U.M. Church on Rt. 522 north at Reynolds Store will hold its annual Memorial Service, Sunday, June 25, 2 p.m.  The public is welcome to attend.   More...

Hammer-In at the Ice House

An outdoor demonstration of hot forging at the Ice House Cultural Park proves that blacksmithing is so much more than fashioning horse shoes. More...

Volunteers wanted at Eidolon Nature Preserve

The Potomac Valley Audubon Society is seeking volunteers to help with maintenance at its Eidolon Nature Preserve in Morgan County on Wednesday, July 5.  The work to be done will be focused on maintaining hiking trails.  Anyone willing and a More...

Cacapon lake drained for second cleaning

A heavy build-up of leaves in the swimming area of Cacapon State Park’s lake led park officials to drain the lake on Sunday, June 18. Crews worked Monday to remove leaves for a second time this year.  More...

Round The Town

—MAN JOKED: I used to think testing senior citizens to let them keep their driver’s license was really unfair. I changed my mind when I saw my grandfather pull his car up to a mailbox and order a cheeseburger and milkshake.  More...