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Commissioners table possible action on personnel matters

CHARLES TOWN — At a special meeting of the Jefferson County Commission on Oct. 15, the five leaders in Jefferson County discussed, mostly in executive session, the potential fate of at least one county employee. The meeting, original requested by Commissioner Clare Ath, following public ...



Evans finally made the right choice

Among the angry mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 was incoming West Virginia Del. Derrick Evans, R-Wayne, who posted a video online from the Capitol interior yelling, “We’re in! … Derrick Evans is in the Capitol!” His illegal actions demanded a swift and severe ...

Letters To The Editor

Take advantage of living in a college town

My husband and I chose Shepherdstown as our home, in part because of our love of theater, after hearing Ed Herendeen talk on NPR about the Contemporary American Theater Festival. We love the town of Shepherdstown. But it was the presence of Shepherd University that led us to the final ...