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‘Ghost of Shepherdstown’ star to appear at Halloween celebration

October 14, 2016 The historic town of Shepherdstown will celebrate Halloween this year with its fourth annual “BooFest” beginning the evening of Wednesday, Oct. more »»

Abstractions 2016 at The Bridge Gallery

October 14, 2016 The annual fall exhibit featuring abstract art in a variety of forms is opening at The Bridge on Saturday, Oct. 15 with a reception from 5-7:30 p.m. more »»

Shepherd plans Homecoming activities Oct. 17-22

October 14, 2016 Shepherd University will celebrate Homecoming Oct. 17-22 by offering a variety of activities for students and the community. more »»

Book donated to library

October 7, 2016 Judith Van Tol Wilson visited her childhood home of Shepherdstown to present a complimentary copy of her children's picture book, Growing Smarter, to the board of trustees for the Shepherdstown... more »»

And they’re off

October 7, 2016 Despite the drizzle, thousands gathered to participate in the annual Freedom's Run held Saturday. Many were repeat runners while some were here for the first time. more »»

St. Peter’s Lutheran Church helps with the little things

September 30, 2016 After the floods that devastated counties in Southern West Virginia last month, Saint Peter’s Lutheran Church in Shepherdstown is working to replenish emergency supplies in case of future disasters. more »»

Freedom’s Run fights West Virginia health crisis - overcoming addiction to opiates and to obesity

September 30, 2016 The two biggest health crises facing our state and maybe even the nation are opiate addiction and obesity with its associated health complication. more »»

Freedom’s Run is Saturday

September 30, 2016 Shepherd University will once again serve as home base when more than 2,500 runners from across the world descend on Jefferson County for the ninth annual Freedom’s Run on Oct. 1. more »»

Children enjoy ‘Goblin Tea’

September 23, 2016 Chronicle photos by Vanessa McGuigan Children have tea and treats while listening to stories by esteemed Goblin of the Faerie world, Wedji TuCheeks at Creative Procrastinations and Whimsical... more »»

Shepherdstown Day Care’s annual Run by the River this Saturday

September 23, 2016 Shepherdstown Day Care will hold its annual 5K Run By the River this Saturday, Sept. 24. Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. and continues to 8:45 a.m. at SDC’s campus at 531 East German Street extended. more »»

Germany comes to town at Oktoberfest

September 23, 2016 On Sept. 18, the Bavarian Inn celebrated its 39th year hosting Oktoberfes. more »»

Everybody wants to help with the book sale

September 16, 2016 The annual book sale, sponsored by the Shepherdstown Community Club, will be held in the War Memorial Building on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 14-15 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and on Sunday, Oct. 16 from 10 a. more »»

Mayor Signs Constitution Week Proclamation

September 16, 2016 Shepherdstown Mayor Jim Auxer recently signed a proclamation declaring that Constitution Week will be held Sept. 17-23, 2016. more »»

Giving gifts of love

September 16, 2016 Chronicle photo by Vanessa McGuigan Shepherdstown Mayor Jim Auxer presents a check for $4,000 to the mayor of Richwood, a town that Shepherdstown adopted to aid with flood relief. more »»

Shepherdstown’s Town Council invests in life saving

September 16, 2016 For years, the volunteers of the Shepherdstown Fire Department, Inc. watched as surrounding jurisdictions were able to purchase automated CPR devices. more »»

Middle school gets gift from Eagle Scout hopeful

September 16, 2016 Toni Milbourne Shepherdstown Chronicle Shepherdstown Middle School is the recipient of a new basketball court just outside near the football field. more »»

Shepherdstown Rotary inducts new member

September 16, 2016 The Rotary Club of Shepherdstown has inducted Meghan Metzner as a new member. The induction ceremony was held at the Club’s Sept. 6 regular breakfast meeting at the Bavarian Inn. more »»

O’Hurley’s: It’s where the music lives

September 16, 2016 Every Thursday at 7:30 p.m., O’Hurley’s General Store in Shepherdstown, hosts a weekly jam session open to all local musicians and to anyone who wants to listen. more »»

Town historian named

September 16, 2016 Chronicle photo by Vanessa McGuigan Mayor Auxer announces new Shepherdstown Historian Laureate, Elizabeth Snyder Lowe. more »»

Town has several Day of Caring project sites

September 16, 2016 On Tuesday, Sept. more »»

Speak scheduled Sept. 13

September 2, 2016 Anna & Elizabeth are historians, storytellers, visual artists and gifted, intuitive musicians who gather songs and stories from archives and visits with elders. more »»


Tuesday Afternoon Sewing Time October 25, 2016

Bring your sewing, knitting, embroidery, even your mending — and let's enjoy each other's company inthe Parlor Room of Trinity Episcopal's Parish House, 1 to 4 p.m. Questions? Call Paula Lelansky at 304-876-2930. more »

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August 5, 2014 Here is photo of a frog that found its way into our garage, but didn't make it out. Crushed before it's time. At least it did't suffer, I think. more »

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