The League of Women Voters of Jefferson County, West Virginia invites you to engage with our state legislators. Share your questions; offer your thanks for their service, and your concerns for our region, and our state. Attend the ANNUAL 2021 LEGISLATIVE WRAP UP DISCUSSION via ZOOM on April …
CHARLES TOWN – During the past eight weeks as West Virginia distributed 439,960 coronavirus vaccines across the state, just 5,331 doses went into the arms of Jefferson County residents.
CHARLES TOWN – As recently released vaccine distribution numbers have demonstrated, getting Jefferson County its fair share of coronavirus vaccine has proven to be a challenge for state officials.
CHARLES TOWN – What costs will future residential and commercial growth create for local government services?
CHARLES TOWN —He once had to go to the food pantry at Jefferson County Community Ministries for help years ago. Now Robert Walsh is paying back that help and has continued to do so for 12 years by coordinating the efforts of the very food pantry that did so much for him.
RANSON – Five new officers have joined the 17-member Ranson Police Department. The police force recruits include two military combat veterans, two former businessmen and a recent university graduate.
Last week, Jefferson County Delegate Wayne Clark took a stand for local businesses when he voiced support for House Bill 2025, a bill that will greatly update how our state’s alcohol beverage control board operates.
One of the great things about living in the U.S. is that our city and county governments are required to keep their citizens informed about their actions. One of the ways they do this is through public notices – the informational notices that have been deemed to be of importance to local constituents. They are required by law to be disseminated by an independent third party to a broad audience within the community.w
Already well-established as a top team in the Eastern Panhandle, Jefferson’s girls basketball team has earned the top seed in the Class AAAA, Region II, Section 2 playoffs, and a first-round bye as well.
Shepherd’s Chris Neighbors defeated Gannon’s Abe Holmes on the sixth playoff hole to win medalist honors at the Dr. Edwin B. Cottrell Invitational Golf Tourament, held at West Chester’s Penn Oaks Golf Club, on Tuesday, April 6.
Led by Washington’s Ethan Hardy, Kade Bradbury and Jonathan Lavely, 16 Jefferson County wrestlers, 11 from Washington High School and five from Jefferson High, have qualified for the WVSSAC Class AAA state wrestling championships.
Over the past two months Charles Town has offered a bevy of allowance events for West Virginia-bred fillies and mares and this Saturday night the track will provide a potential full field of them the chance to earn a share of the spotlight in the $50,000 Original Gold Stakes. It also comes …