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Giving thanks

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Harvest decorations adorn homes and businesses throughout downtown Shepherdstown on Saturday afternoon.

In full bloom

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- A flower blooms along East German Street on Saturday afternoon.

Town council okays town email list compilation, water tax rate increase

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- The Shepherdstown Town Council convened over Zoom for their November meeting on Tuesday evening. During the meeting, a number of motions were approved, including a water tax rate increase and the compilation of a town resident and worker email list. "There are a lot of things ...

Library breaks ground on new location

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- On Friday morning, a socially distanced gathering of Shepherdstown community members gathered together for the groundbreaking ceremony of Shepherdstown Public Library's new location. According to library director Hali Taylor, prior to the arrival of the COVID-19 Pandemic a few ...

Happy Howl-o-ween!

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- A couple of wolves model masks and clothing in front of The Good Shop on Saturday afternoon.

Ghostin’ by

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- A ghost dances in the breeze along German Street on Saturday afternoon.

Town council talks bench project, library board appointment

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- A major portion of the Oct. 13 meeting for the Shepherdstown Town Council addressed concerns over the placement of benches from "The Spirit of Shepherdstown" Bench Project. The benches created in the project, which was organized by Shepherdstown Shares, were required to be ...

Goodbye, Pressed Flour: Local bakery closure to be permanent

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Six years ago, pastry chef Alisha Hanlin began searching for a local storefront to house her burgeoning bakery business, Pressed Flour. Up to that point, she had been operating her bakery out of various commercial kitchens that she rented. Along with selling her baked goods to ...


SHEPHERDSTOWN -- A jack-o'-lantern perches on top of a lantern post on Shepherd University's campus on Friday afternoon.