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Railroad crossing named after beloved community member

SHEPHERDSTOWN — In conjunction with the official opening of Morgan’s Grove Park for the spring season, members of the community gathered at the park on Saturday to unveil signage honoring the late Henry Willard. Willard, a resident of Shepherdstown and former member of the Shepherdstown Community Club, bequeathed more than $5 million to a variety of organizations in and around the area, including the SCC. Prior to unveiling signage at what will now be known as the Henry Willard Crossing at the entrance to Morgan’s Grove’s lower parking lot, SCC President Jenifer Wabnitz welcomed ...

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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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Shepherdstown’s ‘Garden of Eden’

Have you been to Morgan’s Grove Park yet this springtime? The park is more majestic than I have ever seen it. Nothing but nature, all littering or immovable branches removed, and some playground equipment and a covered picnic area available for everyone to use. We should all go. Walk or run ...