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School Superintendent’s resignation accepted; board advertises vacancy

by Kate Evans The Morgan County School Board voted to approve School Superintendent Kristen Tuttle’s resignation in their March 19 personnel actions.  They also approved using technical and advertising assistance from the West Virginia School Board Association in their search for a new district superintendent.  Tuttle’s resignation is effective at[Read More…]

County seeks proposals to find second public water source

by Kate Shunney The Morgan County Commission will establish a Request for Proposals (RFP) for work to drill an exploratory deep well and identify a secondary water source for the Berkeley Springs Water Works for the county seat’s public water system. Commissioners voted to proceed with that step as several[Read More…]

West Virginia Department of Health alerts eligible residents they may receive additional COVID vaccine

The West Virginia Department of Health (DH) is informing all West Virginians ages 65 and older they are eligible for an additional dose of the updated COVID-19 vaccine, following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) recent recommendation. “As the data consistently shows, those who are older and immunocompromised[Read More…]

School board approves proposed 2024-2025 levy rates

by Kate Evans The Morgan County School Board approved the same proposed regular school levy and special levy rates for Fiscal Year 2025 that they approved for the last 10 fiscal years. Their action took place at a March 19 special meeting that followed their regular March 19 school board[Read More…]

School board adopts 2024-2025 school year calendar

by Kate Evans The Morgan County School Board held its second public hearing on the Morgan County Schools 2024-2025 school year calendar at its March 19 meeting and voted to adopt calendar option 1 at the meeting after the hearing. Assistant Superintendent Jeromy Duelley, who is now overseeing  the school[Read More…]