Shepherdstown Chronicle Newsen-usSun, 19 Aug 2018 11:11:57 EDTSun, 19 Aug 2018 11:11:57 EDT County residents "Rally Against Rockwool" to gain support from EPBA -- Although the Eastern Panhandle Business Association's meeting at Hospice of the Panhandle was held during the middle of the day, over 35 Rockwool protesters showed up to stand at the entrance of Hospice Lane on Friday, hoping to...Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTFair fun about to begin -- The 66th annual Jefferson County Fair officially opens on Sunday, with a flag raising ceremony at 1 p.m. But there are many reasons to head out to the fairgrounds on Leetown Road prior to the ceremonial kick-off. The fair runs Au.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTWhiskers and Wags Charitable Auction to benefit Briggs Animal Adoption Center, Spay Today -- Although four years have passed since the last Whiskers and Wags Charitable Auction was held, this year's fundraiser is expected to draw a large crowd to the Sept. 9 event at the Clarion Hotel.Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTCounty names new Chief Deputy -- Sheriff Pete Dougherty has appointed long-time deputy Ronald Fletcher to the position of Chief Deputy at the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department. Fletcher stepped into his new role on Aug. 6.Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTRanson council hears concerns over Rockwool -- Ranson officials cleared their agenda during a regularly scheduled council meeting on Aug. 7, to hear citizens' concerns over the new Rockwool facility to be built within city limits.Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDT