CHARLES TOWN—Ralph and Dr. Rosie Lorenzetti have been married almost 45 years. Ralph is soft spoken and reserved, while Rosie is more animated and boisterous; and when they reminisce together, they do not always agree.
CHARLES TOWN—The motto of the United States Postal Service is, “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” Now visitors to the Jefferson County Museum online or in person can see how the post office system has …
CHARLES TOWN – Darrell Jones, the hands-on sole proprietor of SVG Commercial Cleaning in Charles Town, has been turning away clients because he doesn’t have enough employees to do the work.
A memorial to the thousands of Americans who were involved with the American Civil War is being created by nationally recognized sculptor Gary Casteel. However, it remains a memorial without a home.
RANSON —A tornado passed through Ranson and parts of Charles Town early Monday night, causing mild to moderate damage.
RANSON – After another election, there’s another discussion with a new Jefferson County Commission on how to financially sustain the county’s seven volunteer fire departments.
CHARLES TOWN – As many as 1,200 children in Jefferson County could be considered homeless under a broad federal definition of the term, and coordinating the work of about six dozen government and charity social services efforts can better address the problem.
KEARNEYSVILLE —Back in 2010, the Brown Marmorated stink bug cost farmers more than $37 million with its invasion and destruction of crops, in addition to populating in huge numbers in area homes. However, the future is a bright one thanks to the work of Tracy Leskey of the Appalachian Fruit …
As a board member, last week, I attended the adult education graduation and listened intently to the important and timely comments of the keynote speaker, W. Va. Delegate, John Doyle (D- Jefferson, 67).
West Virginia’s two United States Senators, Democrat Joe Manchin and Republican Shelley Moore Capito, are doing yeoman work to bring about a workable compromise on President Joe Biden’s proposed infrastructure bill that will help West Virginia and the entire nation.
When speed — and points — counted, as the WVSSAC track and field championships wound down at Charleston’s Laidley Field on Saturday, Jefferson’s girls track and field team delivered down the stretch with crucial scoring.
SHENANDOAH JUNCTION — Jefferson’s baseball team just finished a roller coaster ride it would like to forget about. The Cougars found itself in a very scary situation during this year’s Class AAA, Region II, Section II playoffs.
Shepherd’s football team had a very brief season over the late winter and early spring, but the Rams are shaping up to be a strong contender when a full regular-season kicks off this fall.
SPRING MILLS — There was just too much firepower from Jefferson for anyone to overcome during Friday’s Class AAA, Region II track and field championships at Spring Mills High School.