August 16, 2017 RSS feed / News

BAD to Better Buildings survey begins

Survey teams of two people each begin their work for the Town of Bath Landmark Commission’s BAD to Better Buildings Project this week. More...

At Governor’s Academy, Golden left “comfort zone” behind

Berkeley Springs High School senior Stephanie Golden had been preparing for the West Virginia Governor’s Honors Academy since she was a freshman. A fellow runner who went to the summer academic program told her she should look into it. More...

BIRTHS

FRANKLIN   Ashley Omps and Richard Franklin of Hedgesville, announce the birth of their daughter, Angelina Marie Franklin at Berkeley Medical Center, Martinsburg on February 5, 2017, weighing 6 lbs. 4 ozs. More...

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55 Plus Community Luncheon

The 55 Plus Community ‘Pot Luck’ luncheon was held at the First United Methodist Church with 46 in attendance. Prayer was offered by Linda Martin and the Pledge to the Flag was recited in unison. More...

PSC urges everyone “Call Before You Dig”

The Public Service Commission of West Virginia reminds all West Virginians to call 811 before they dig.  More...

Shepherd's auditions

Shepherd University's Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players will hold auditions for Shakespeare's dark comedy "All's Well That Ends Well" on Wednesday, August 30 and Thursday, August 31, from 8- 10:30 p.m. in Reynolds Hall.  More...

Arizona elk coming to West Virginia in 2018

Sixty elk will be making their way to West Virginia in 2018 through a partnership between the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources and the Arizona Game and Fish Department. More...

Reading the Messenger And then there was cake

Bill Osbourn and Sherri Allen took a break from their wedding celebration on August 1 in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. to pose with The Morgan Messenger. More...

Highland Ridge Road to be temporarily closed

The West Virginia Division of Highways advises motorists that Highland Ridge Road (Morgan County Route 8) will be closed to through traffic on August 21-24, between the hours of 8 a.m. More...

$1.6 Million in funding to expand substance use treatment and services

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities (BBHHF) announced $1.6 million in funding for three substance use disorder programs across the state.  More...

Worship Directory

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...

FAMILY REUNIONS

BISER   Biser reunion will be held Sunday, August 20 at Cacapon State Park Nature Pavilion. Meat and drink provided. Take a covered dish. Eat around 1:30. Family and friends welcome. pd8-9-2tm  DICK   More...

Annual Hen party

The annual “Hen Party” was held at the Paw Paw Senior Center on August 2 with 23 attending. More...

Round The Town

—KID JOKED: What’s the king of all school supplies? The ruler! —OLD WEATHER LORE: A falling star is a sign of falling weather. —ECLIPSE MYTH: According to Norse culture, an evil enchanter, Loki, was put into chains by the gods. More...

InMotion Dance Center opens new studio

InMotion Dance Center celebrated the grand opening of its new dance studio facility in Berkeley Springs on August 10. More...

West Virginia Folklife seeks applications for Folklife Apprenticeship Program

The West Virginia Folklife Program, a project of the West Virginia Humanities Council, is now accepting applications for its inaugural statewide Folklife Apprenticeship Program. More...