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WV Legislative Interims: Drug Court and Home Confinement reviewed

By Matt Young, West Virginia Press Association HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Presentations regarding Drug Court and Home Confinement were among the Business before the West Virginia Legislature’s Oversight Committee on Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority during the final day of May Interim Sessions on Tuesday.  First to present was the[Read More…]

Commission gives nod to community agencies, approves grant applications, EDA loan and radio purchase

by Kate Shunney Morgan County Commissioners issued several proclamations and signed resolutions in support of multiple grants during their regular meeting on Wednesday, May 3. At the request of Eastern Action, formerly the Eastern West Virginia Community Action Agency, of Moorefield, county officials proclaimed May as Community Action Month in[Read More…]

Clark, Stallard and Botticher are Golden Horseshoe winners

by Kate Evans Warm Springs Middle School eighth graders Jeremiah Clark, Rhaina Botticher and Zachary Stallard have been chosen as the three Morgan County winners of the 2023 Golden Horseshoe Award. The prestigious Golden Horseshoe award recognizes state students that excel in West Virginia history and culture.  It is given[Read More…]

Caelyn Bartley receives State DAR Award

Ye Towne of Bath Chapter NSDAR announces that Caelyn Bartley, their chapter winner of the Patriots of the American Revolution Essay Contest was selected as the female contest winner for the West Virginia Daughters of the American Revolution. The essay contest is open to all students in grades 9-12 enrolled[Read More…]

Indians Tennis Team qualifies for State Tournament

by Jamie Harris It was one whirlwind of a week for the Berkeley Springs High School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams. The Class A/AA Region I tennis tournament started back on Friday, April 29 in Parkers- burg. However, Mother Nature felt that the event needed a lot of rain and[Read More…]