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Diamond Johnson and Reginald Alston, of Martinsburg, welcomed Harlem Renee Joyce Alston into the world on Feb. 5, 2021 at 8:49 p.m. At birth, Harlem measured 20 inches tall and weighed six pounds and 15 ounces. Her paternal grandmother is Sharon Alston, of Harlem, N.Y. Her maternal grandmother ...

NCTC EagleCam shows growth of eaglets this spring

SHEPHERDSTOWN — Two of them this year. Grayish in color and appearing to be covered in fuzz. Being raised high above the rolling hills in a gnarled sycamore tree are a pair of eaglets about 18-20 days old today. You can see them and get attuned to their sometimes comical antics, from right ...

Spring cleaning: Volunteers work to spruce up Morgan’s Grove Park

SHEPHERDSTOWN — Dozens of volunteers turned out for a clean-up day at Morgan’s Grove Park on Saturday, eager to get the park ready for spring activities. Every area of the park was worked on, whether it needed cleaning, maintenance or improvements. Stephanie Unger and her mother, Linda ...

AbbaCare Pregnancy Resource Center plans open house

MARTINSBURG — The Eastern Panhandle’s sole AbbaCare Pregnancy Resource Center location will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony on April 14 at 10 a.m. at its new location at 319 South Raleigh Street in Martinsburg. AbbaCare was officially begun in Virginia more than 30 years ago, serving ...

April Fool’s!: Ducks take over town for April Fool’s Day

SHEPHERDSTOWN — Yesterday morning, on April Fools’ Day, Shepherdstown residents woke up to find the downtown area overtaken by hundreds of mini rubber ducks. According to Shepherdstown resident Jim Gatz, the April Fools’ prank seemed to have been conducted by an anonymous person or group ...

Chapman joins staff at JSB

SHEPHERDSTOWN — Jefferson Security Bank has announced the addition of Mike Chapman to their staff, serving as vice president of operations and innovation. The position was recently created and filled by Chapman in February, according to Director of Marketing and Community Relations Sara ...