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Runners and walkers take part in third annual New Year’s 5k

January 11, 2019 CHARLES TOWN -- The Charles Town Rotary, in partnership with Jefferson Activities Group, hosted the third annual New Year’s Day 5k Run/Walk at Sam Michael’s Par. more »»

 
 
 
Volunteerism can be its own reward

January 11, 2019 SHEPHERDSTOWN -- As 2019 begins, there are many opportunities for those who have some spare time to step up and help out on a volunteer leve. more »»

Harpers Ferry effected by federal government shutdown

January 4, 2019 SHEPHERDSTOWN -- The continued shutdown of the U.S. Government includes the closure of the county’s national park. more »»

Relay for Life kick-off event planned for Jan. 19

January 4, 2019 CHARLESTOWN -- Cancer knows no season and those battling for a cure work year-round to secure funds for researc. more »»

Home for the holidays: Soldiers return home to celebrate the season

December 27, 2018 RANSON -- Several families around the Jefferson County area enjoyed the company of their military sons and daughters this Christmas seaso. more »»

Santa's Polar Party continues as county favorite

December 19, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- The excitement over the annual Santa’s Polar Party event hosted by the Jefferson County Parks and Recreation was evident days before the actual celebration, as preregistration... more »»

Sam Michael's Park officials hear concept plan

December 19, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- A long-needed update to the Jefferson County Parks and Recreation concept plan for Sam Michael’s Park was approved on Dec. more »»

Eastern Panhandle veteran shares tales of Vietnam

December 19, 2018 SUMMIT POINT -- Robert W. Smith retired from the U.S. Navy in 1977, after serving his country from 20 years. Following his retirement, he went on to serve as a U.S. more »»

Kiwanis 'elves' continue Toy Shop tradition

December 12, 2018 CHARLES TOWN -- Despite forecasts of a better economy and more jobs, the list of those who will have no Christmas without the assistance of other people around them continues to grow. more »»

Homemade cookies bring in the dough

December 12, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- The Harpers Ferry Parks and Recreation Commission called on the bakers in town and around the area to provide homemade cookies for a fundraising endeavor to raise money for the tow. more »»

Friendship Fire Company features holiday parade

December 12, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- Unlike the weekend previous, this past Saturday, though cold, offered no falling raindrops to deter parade participants in Harpers Ferr. more »»

Weather perfect for Old Tyme Christmas kickoff

December 7, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- Friday evening offered relatively mild temperatures for the season and no raindrops, as Harpers Ferry kicked off the 48th Annual Old Tyme Christmas event. more »»

Ranson tree lighting spreads holiday spirit

November 30, 2018 RANSON -- To find holiday cheer, one needed to only go as far as Ranson last Sunday evening. The town spread its holiday spirit throughout the evening, as the town tree was lit at Lancaster Circle. more »»

Historic Harpers Ferry carries on holiday tradition

November 30, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- Harpers Ferry will celebrate the 48th Annual Harpers Ferry Olde Tyme Christmas festival, beginning today. more »»

Deputies participate in No-Shave November

November 23, 2018 KEARNEYSVILLE -- Members of the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department are once again participating in the fundraising effort known as No-Shave November. more »»

Wee Warrior Dash draws hundreds

November 16, 2018 HARPERS FERRY -- Despite cool temperatures, hundreds of children gathered with their parents at Sam Michael's Park to participate in the Ninth Annual Wee Warrior Dash on Saturday mornin. more »»

Jefferson County voters pack the polls

November 9, 2018 CHARLES TOWN -- More than 50 percent of registered voters in Jefferson County made their way to the polls to cast ballots in the 2018 election. more »»

Craft Shows allow for a jump on holiday shopping

November 9, 2018 SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Now that the calendar pages have turned to November, the time is ripe for holiday shopping. more »»

State-of-the-art surgical suite opened at Jefferson Medical Center

November 9, 2018 SHEPHERDSTOWN -- For many years, Jefferson Medical Center staff have had to work with a complicated set-up for surgery at the hospital. more »»

Pink function continues to raise funds for cancer

November 2, 2018 CHARLES TOWN -- The Jefferson County CEOS filled the ballroom at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races for the 12th Annual Pink Luncheon and Purse Auction on Sunday, to support breast cancer... more »»

Ranson Civic Center gets a facelift

November 2, 2018 RANSON -- Ranson officials welcomed members of the community into the newly-renovated Ranson Civic Center last Saturday. more »»

 
 

Bridge group to meet every Wednesday January 16, 2019

Beginning and intermediate Bridge players are invited to join an informal group meeting every Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Trinity Episcopal Church. All are welcome and walk-ins are encouraged. For more information, contact 876-2661 or 876-0751. more »

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