Shepherdstown Chronicle, 18 Jan 2017 08:45:00 EDTWed, 18 Jan 2017 08:45:00 EDT in diplomacy needed old saying that "You catch more flies with honey than vinegar," is one that can definitely be applied to politicians.Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTNo words can describe we start the new year, it is often a time of reflection and resolutions. This year, for our community, it is also a year of remembering a man who gave so much to this area in so many ways.Fri, 6 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTYes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus I share this editorial written in 1897 with you this week as we celebrate Christmas. My mentor in this business made a point to share this each year and I find comfort in continuing that tradition here at the Chronicle.Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EDTTiming is wrong for redistricting Jefferson County Board of Education is focused on redistricting several hundred students to best meet space needs of the county. We are the first to agree that redistricting is a necessary evil.Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Final Curtain week we are saddened by the loss of our dear friend and columnist Jim Whipple. For so many years, Jim has been a part of the Chronicle, first serving as editorial assistant and reporter in years past, under then editor Dan Friend.Fri, 9 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EDT