Thirteen months is a long time to decide an election.
In order to tell the story about a sizable stipend raise given in June to some employees of the Jefferson County School system, our reporter, Tim Cook, had to request the salary information for the administrative staff who received a raise as part of an updated personnel policy manual passed…
If there is one thing to be said about 2020 as we ap… Read more
Jefferson County’s tourism business is booming. We lead the state in tourism dollars and taxes. We have been blessed with natural gifts that are renowned worldwide and we welcome over a million visitors every year. The clear view of the Blue Ridge comes to mind as well as two famous rivers t…
The historic courthouse in Charles Town where slavery fighter John Brown was found guilty and sentenced to die in 1859 no longer boasts a plaque from the United Daughters of the Confederacy at its entrance.
It is now some 50 years that Margaret and Dr. John Washington invited my wife and I to Jefferson County and Harewood for a visit.