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Town council discusses cancellation of BooFest, Christmas in Shepherdstown

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- The Shepherdstown town council held its monthly meeting in the War Memorial Building on Tuesday evening. At the unanimous agreement of the town council, the town moved to support the Shepherdstown Visitors Center's cancellation of BooFest and not block off German Street for ...

Just for the record

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Bryan and Simone Heaston, of Hagerstown, shop Admiral Analog's clearance record section on Saturday afternoon.

Fire department plans to hold Annual Sportsman’s Bash virtually

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Restrictions on public gatherings that have been established to prevent the spread of COVID-19 have prevented many organizations from holding fundraisers over the last few months. One of those organizations, the Shepherdstown Volunteer Fire Department, has not been able to ...

‘Spirit of Shepherdstown’ Bench Project to resume in September

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- This weekend, the "Spirit of Shepherdstown" Bench Project will take a break, after two previous weekends filled with activity at the project's outdoor location in the yard of Trinity Episcopal Church. According to one of the project's organizers, James Gatz, the painting on ...

‘Get Ram Ready!’: Shepherd University to open in-person for fall semester

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- On July 8, Shepherd University announced its decision to open for the fall semester, with in-person classes, in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic. With the proclamation of Gov. Jim Justice's executive order last Friday, Shepherd has been given the go-ahead to open with certain ...