Shepherdstown Chroniclehttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/category.detail/nav/5089/Local Newsen-usWed, 18 Jan 2017 17:05:04 EDTWed, 18 Jan 2017 17:05:04 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssOwnership Establishedhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/515854.htmlTuesday night Town Council was packed for a celebration of sorts due to closure of three-year old mystery, 230 years in the making. On March 14, 2014, a large tree fell in the cemetery of the Thomas Shepherd family located on New Street.Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTHitt receives Presidential honorshttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/515853.htmlShepherdstown resident, Dr. Nathaniel (Than) Hitt, was honored this week by President Barak Obama as one of 102 scientists and researchers earning the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTVolunteers wanted for work dayhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/515848.htmlThe Potomac Valley Audubon Society is seeking volunteers to help with maintenance work at the new Cool Spring Nature Preserve in Jefferson County on Sunday, Jan. 15. The event is being billed as a Martin Luther King, Jr.Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTUvilla United Methodist to unveil new fellowship hallhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/515847.htmlIt's been over 20 years in the making, but Uvilla United Methodist Church finally has a new fellowship hall for gatherings and community events. Doreen Hale, and other church members have been working on this project for a long time.Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTShepherd's music department receives 10-year reaccreditationhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/515844.htmlShepherd University's Department of Music has been reaccredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) for 10 more years.Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT