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Town Council discusses town election, social distancing challenges

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- On Tuesday night, the Corporation of Shepherdstown Town Council met for their regular monthly meeting on Zoom.At the beginning of the meeting, Town Recorder Lori Robertson relieved community members' concerns regarding the town's July 21 election, from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 ...

Celebrating Pride: Local church holding a week of virtual events

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- The COVID-19 pandemic made it necessary for many summer festivals and celebrations to be canceled, to slow down the disease's spread. One of those festivals was the annual Pride Festival, which brings hundreds of attendees from across the region to downtown Shepherdstown.When ...

Curious cats

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- A couple of cats wander along High Street in Shepherdstown on Friday afternoon.

Town council hears concerns over councilman, announces parade cancellation

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- On Tuesday evening, 19 community members logged into the Zoom video platform for the May town council meeting.Councilman Mark Everhart was present for the meeting, which he had been absent from in April. This was the first meeting he had attended since he had withdrawn from his ...

‘No mask, no service’: Mayor gives mask advisory to community

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- At the end of presenting his monthly mayor's report during the town council meeting on Tuesday night, Mayor Jim Auxer thanked community members for their patience in following the governor's social distancing order. He also thanked groups, like Shepherdstown Shares, for their ...