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Lights of Christmas

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Mayor Jim Auxer, shadowed by Cindy Lou Who, right, prepares to light Shepherdstown's Christmas tree in front of McMurran Hall on Saturday night. Shepherdstown's Christmas tree lighting ceremony was scaled back this year into a virtual event, featuring the tree lighting ceremony ...

Put to the test

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Local medical professionals and members of the Army National Guard help people take tests for COVID-19 in the Wellness Center parking lot on Saturday afternoon.

Painting preparations

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- George Davis prepares the stone base of a home on Church Street for painting on Saturday afternoon.

Kiwanis Club hosting online auction to replace annual holiday event

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- As holiday plans for Shepherdstown have been modified due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the local Kiwanis Club has followed suit, and developed an online auction in place of their annual cornbread and chili dinner. Typically, scores of individuals would head to the second floor of ...

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 ...