Why the church still matters

A well known columnist who writes on contemporary life in these United States has identified our culture as postmodern and…

Cougars’ stock rising in conference basketball

Cougars’ stock rising in conference basketball

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION – The Jefferson boys basketball program certainly didn’t finish its season the way the Cougars would have liked. But despite closing out the season with an 86-45 loss March 6 at undefeated and top-ranked Washington in the sectional semifinals, Jefferson improved immensely from…

Coach: Cougars program jelling, getting healthy at right time

Coach: Cougars program jelling, getting healthy at right time [cleeng_content id="561204925" description="Read it now!" price="0.49" t="article"]SHEPHERDSTOWN – Fresh off a sweep of the Eastern…

Lady Cougars beginning to experience success

Lady Cougars beginning to experience success [cleeng_content id="756899771" description="Read it now!" price="0.49" t="article"]SHENANDOAH JUNCTION – Second-year Jefferson girls basketball coach Chris…

Silva geared up to lead Washington baseball program

Silva geared up to lead Washington baseball program

Hard-throwing righthander has one season left before Division I calling CHARLES TOWN – Two years ago, then-sophomore pitcher Jared Silva watched firsthand as teammate and Washington senior Ryan Pansch tore through the regular season undefeated and pitched a pair of winning efforts as the Patriots…

Washington’s Newman named first-team all-state selection

Washington’s Newman named first-team all-state selection CHARLES TOWN – Washington senior guard Dominique Newman leads a cast of four Jefferson County…

Destiny derailed

Destiny derailed Poor shooting plagues Washington in first loss CHARLESTON (March 21) – Washington picked a bad…

Cougar Female  Athlete of the Week

Cougar Female Athlete of the Week

Softball   Player: Kaitlyn Boyd   Kaitlyn had a pair of hits and drove in two runs as the Cougars defeated St. Maria Goretti, 12-2, in a mercy-rule abbreviated nonconference game at home. Congratulations, Kaitlyn.  …

Cougar Male Athlete of the Week

Cougar Male  Athlete of the Week Baseball   Player: Andrew King   Andrew drove in three runs as Jefferson took an early…

Cougar Female Athlete of the Week

Cougar Female Athlete of the Week Basketball Player: Selena Renteria Selena scored a team-high 11 points but the Cougars couldn’t quite top…

Patriot Female  Athlete of the Week

Patriot Female Athlete of the Week

Track and field   Player: Devyn Hosby   Devyn won the 100- and 200-meter dashes recently as the Patriots finished second during the Charas Heurich Invitational in Smithsburg. Congratulations, Devyn.…

Patriot Male Athlete of the Week

Patriot Male  Athlete of the Week Baseball   Player: Jared Silva   Jared pitched a no-hitter last week as the Patriots defeated…

Patriot Female Athlete of the Week

Basketball Player: Kiley Nelson Kiley scored 10 points and added a team-high seven rebounds as…

Down Town Allen, In the Fairway win restricted stakes

Down Town Allen, In the Fairway win restricted stakes

CHARLES TOWN – She’s back. Multiple stakes winner and champion West Virginia-bred older female Down Town Allen has picked up this spring where she left off last fall, topping her rivals while sprinting on her home track. The 7-year-old bay mare, owned and trained by…

Harbinger?

Harbinger? Lucy’s Bob Boy aiming for lucrative ‘Classic’ payday CHARLES TOWN – If trainer Sandra Dono…

Giovanni Boldini named West Virginia Horse of the Year

Giovanni Boldini named West Virginia Horse of the Year SHEPHERDSTOWN – Charles “Buck” Woodson knew as soon as he laid eyes on him that…