Shepherdstown Chronicle, 22 Feb 2017 05:43:40 EDTWed, 22 Feb 2017 05:43:40 EDT taxes and more for tourismhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com have read, several times, the Governor's State of the State address. In it, I?find many recommendations for tax increases. I have yet to hear much vocal opposition to the proposed increases, from locals anyway. I find myself wondering, if Mr.Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTThere's nothing like a good bookhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com love them! I read every day-and I don't mean on an electronic device. Not to knock things like Kindles and Ipads, but I personally have to turn the pages.Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTHigh school classes need in person teachershttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com was pleased to read that some parents addressed the Board of Education this week with regard to the online AP?classes currently in place at Jefferson High. Sadly, no comments were made by board members, but we can hope that they heard the message.Fri, 3 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTMarch for Life: A specific reasonhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com marks the 44th annual March for Life--a march that has a specific reason to exist and has continued, growing more and more with each passing year. Last week, we witnessed a remarkable gathering of individuals marching on Washington, D.C.Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTIt's time to take a breakhttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.com I write this editorial, it is Wednesday before the upcoming innauguration of our 45th President. To say that it will be a controversial day is to say the sky is blue. Controversy does not begin to describe what is going on in our natio.Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT