The following is a list of vendors for the Charles Town Farmers Market. The first category, 'VENDORS' represents merchants who are frequently at the market each week. 'OTHER VENDORS' represent merchants who have participated in the past and plan to be at the market in the future. "NONFOOD" …
MARTINSBURG – Three Maryland men allegedly involved in a violent drug-related murder last spring near Rippon, a crime that led to the killings of two innocent bystanders, are facing federal trials on kidnapping and conspiracy charges.
CHARLES TOWN—Hollywood Toastmasters not only helps people develop public speaking skills, but the organization tried a new theme this month: keeping civil during stressful times.
CHARLES TOWN — Jefferson County voters are “very uninformed and in a bad, angry, combative mood,” and many aren’t likely to approve an extra property tax levy or a school bond on the general election ballot, according to Superintendent Bondy Shay Gibson.
Republican Elliot Simon, a retired businessman and a member of the Jefferson County Republican Party Executive Committee, is challenging Democratic incumbent John Doyle, a 12-term member of the House of Delegates. Here’s what they said during a WRNR-TV10 forum on Sept. 29.
Republican Paul Espinosa, a public relations manager for the Rockwool factory in Ranson and a past chairman of the House of Delegates education committee, and Democratic challenger Storme Shiley Frame, a Jefferson County Schools teacher and a teachers’ union leader. Here’s what they said dur…
CHARLES TOWN—Sibling Coffee Roasters, a business less than a year old that opened its doors just as the pandemic began, is doing so well it’s moving to a larger space.
Incumbent Republican Patricia Rucker is pro-life on abortion and a homeschooling mom who supports charter schools. Her challenger, Democrat Pete Dougherty, who previously served as Jefferson County school board member for 25 years, is pro-choice and an opponent of charter schools.
Republican challenger Wayne Clark and Democratic incumbent Sammi Brown. Here’s what they said during a WRNR-TV10 forum on Sept. 29.
CHARLES TOWN – When the NAACP of Jefferson County held one of its annual election forums three weeks ago, Delegate Sammi Brown, a progressive Democrat and an African American, sat alone in fielding questions online for the District 65 delegate race.
Prior to the election, we here at the Spirit had plenty of politicians, Democratic and Republican, reach out to us and ask us for our endorsement.
It was interesting to read an update sent out to all Jefferson County Schools employees on Sept. 14 that warned that the Spirit of Jefferson had requested the salary information of every single employee of the Jefferson County Schools System and would soon publish them.
Jefferson and Washington got its share of first-team selections to this year’s EPAC boys and girls soccer championships, on their way to appearances in the state Class AAA semifinals.