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Hiking for a half century

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Hikers make their way down the C&O Canal towpath on Saturday afternoon. The C&O Canal National Historic Park celebrated its 50th anniversary on Friday. Prior to the hallmark anniversary, the Towpath Resurfacing Campaign finished resurfacing the 42 miles of towpath between Edwards Ferry and Lock 38 (James Rumsey Bridge), leaving 38 miles to complete this year.

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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 ...

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Response to ‘Defund the Police’ column

I just read John Doyle's column in the January 1 edition of The Shepherdstown Chronicle, "Defund the Police? Really?" I have decided to write to express how grateful I am for a delegate to our West Virginia Legislature who is such a good writer, thinker, researcher and historian and who cares ...