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'Creating in COVID': Art show features work of local artists, writers

SHEPHERDSTOWN — Along with the health crisis the coronavirus has caused around the globe over the past year-and-a-half, the COVID-19 Pandemic has also majorly inconvenienced the livelihoods and hobbies of people — not the least, being artists and writers. Since the pandemic started, the work of many artists and writers has been majorly effected. For some local creatives, the pandemic-related change in pace has led to them losing much of their inspiration, according to Evolve co-owner Elise Baach. But for others, the pandemic became an opportunity to create in a different ...

Local sports

Two Jefferson youth leagues grab state titles

SHEPHERDSTOWN — With the Area championship under its tournament belt, the Jefferson Little League 10-12 year-olds qualified for the West Virginia state tournament in Lewisburg. Jefferson had stopped Hedgesville, 10-0, in four innings when Liam Sager fashioned a two-hitter with eight ...

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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

Reaching out to former Blue Moon Cafe employees

Shepherdstown Shares was created in response to the hardship brought on by the COVID-19 coronavirus to many Shepherdstown area residents. Our primary focus was on hunger and unemployment, loss of retail and restaurant business. The generosity of this community allowed us to quickly and ...