Shepherdstown Chronicle Columnsen-usTue, 10 Dec 2019 12:32:33 EDTTue, 10 Dec 2019 12:32:33 EDT American history in our backyard once said that Shepherdstown's most significant contribution was when local men met at Morgan Spring, and marched from there to join up with George Washington, in what is today known as the Beeline March.Fri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 EDTTeachers discover Jewish culture in the Eastern Panhandle during NEH institute chances of two traditional, Hebrew-speaking Jewish men, one from Rhode Island and the other from Arizona, winding up in West Virginia for the National Endowment for the Humanities' "Voices from the Misty Mountains and The Power of Storytelling"...Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTFresh berries - pick 'em while you can spiders spin their webs above fruit-laden vines. Watch out for wasps and bees. Gnats could invade your space. And so could mosquitoes. The foliage could hide ticks, chiggers or mites.Fri, 8 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTThe root cause of tree problems it be insect pests, fungal diseases or simple decline, many tree problems can be traced to the tree's root zone, to what's happening beneath the soil surface.Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTNandina berries killing birds few years ago I was at a tree conference and Doug Tallamy of the University of Delaware was presenting on oaks and native gardening. He made an off-the-cuff remark about berries from the nandina shrub (Nandina domestica, a.k.a.Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EDT