January 24, 2018 RSS feed / News

Local farmers urged to complete 2017 Agriculture Census

Area farmers and ranchers are being encouraged the U.S. Department of Agriculture to complete their 2017 Census of Agriculture questionnaires before a February 5 deadline. More...

State court seeks comments on rule change relating to medical cannabis

Under the West Virginia Supreme Court’s Constitutional rule-making authority, the Court has published for comment a proposed amendment to the Rules of Professional Conduct that would address the West Virginia Medical Cannabis Act.  The Cou More...

Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum presents Tax Program

The Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum (EPEF) will present “Federal Tax Reform – How Will the New Tax Laws Impact Your Business?” on Thursday, February 1, at the Inn at Charles Town.  More...

FROM THE DESK OF THE SUPERINTENDENT

Erich May, Morgan County Schools   School district a responsible steward  More...

Senior Life Services

Activities  Thursday, January 25 - Jackpot bingo 11 Friday, January 26 - Bingo 10. Monday, January 29 - Isometric exercise 8:45; canasta 9; beginner tap 10; nifty gifty 10-1; tai chi 12:30. Tuesday, January 30 - Bingo 10. More...

Round The Town

—WOMAN JOKED: It was so cold, the politicians had their hands in their own pockets.  —OLD WEATHER LORE: If January had any fine weather, winter won’t end until May.  —Homesteader said: Consider the kitchen woodstove More...

Water leak shutters local bookshop for now

Berkeley Springs Books will mark 10 years as a downtown business this April, and the owners hope to be celebrating the milestone with their shop doors open.  The store, in a historic building on Washington Street, has been closed since a New Yea 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...

Shepherd Salon Series concerts continue

The Shepherd University Department of Music Salon Series sponsored by Jefferson Security Bank continues on Thursday, February 1, at 8 p.m. in the Frank Center's W.H. More...

WVU EXTENSION MASTER GARDENERS

Discover the world of succulents   More...

Training session on Historic Tax Credit program at the Ice House January 30

The West Virginia State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) will present a training session on the Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit program at the Ice House at the corner of Mercer and Independence streets, on Tuesday, January 30 at 5:30 p.m.  More...

W.Va. tourism ads delivering return on investment, commissioner says

Governor Jim Justice wants the West Virginia Legislature to approve $20 million for the state’s Tourism Office to spend on marketing West Virginia.  Tourism Commissioner Chelsea Ruby says that investment could generate $160 million in eco More...

Historic Preservation Development Grants now available

Applications are now available for historic preservation development grants through the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History. Deadline for receipt of applications is postmarked March 31.  More...