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Wine auction concludes with live bidding tonight

SHEPHERDSTOWN — A three-day wine event has been underway to benefit the Shepherdstown Daycare Center and will culminate this evening with an online live this evening, beginning at 7 p.m. The event, which began Wednesday, kicked off with virtual wine tastings and tours of two Maryland ...

Jefferson County Commission approves solar text amendments

CHARLES TOWN — Following a mixture of pro and con comments from members of the public on a proposed solar text amendment to the Zoning and Land Development Ordinance, File #ZTA19-03 to allow solar energy facilities to process as a principal permitted use in various zones, the Jefferson County ...

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 ...

Provost honored in final Salon Series concert

SHEPHERDSTOWN — Dedicated in memory of former Shepherd University Provost Scott Beard, the final concert in the 2020-2021 Salon Series at Shepherd University was livestreamed on YouTube from the Frank Center on April 1. The concert featured SU music professors Yu-Hsuan Liao on piano, David ...

Sunrise service reinstated at Harper Cemetery

HARPERS FERRY — Following a break with tradition due to the COVID-19 Pandemic last spring, members of churches in Harpers Ferry and Bolivar once again made the journey to Harper Cemetery on Easter Sunday morning this year for a sunrise service. Nearly 100 individuals, many of whom are ...