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

Basketball Player: Selena Renteria Selena scored a team-high 11 points but the Cougars couldn’t quite top Hedgesville and lost to the Eagles, 51-43, in conference action. Congratulations, Selena.…

Cougar Male Athlete of the Week

Cougar Male Athlete of the Week Basketball Player: Jahlil Jenkins Jahlil scored 22 points as the Cougars snapped a three-game losing streak…

Cougar Female Athlete of the Week

Cougar Female Athlete of the Week Basketball Player: Alanna Baylor Alanna scored a team-high 15 points and Jefferson snapped a three-game…

Patriot Female Athlete of the Week

Basketball Player: Kiley Nelson Kiley scored 10 points and added a team-high seven rebounds as the Patriots built an early lead before falling on the road at Martinsburg in sectional play. Congratulations, Kiley.  …

Patriot Male Athlete of the Week

Patriot Male Athlete of the Week Basketball Player: Kendell Smith Kendell scored a team-high 20 points as the Patriots closed out an…

Patriot Female Athlete of the Week

Patriot Female Athlete of the Week Basketball Player: Charity Brown Charity scored 14 points and had six steals as the Patriots…

Harbinger?

Harbinger?

Lucy’s Bob Boy aiming for lucrative ‘Classic’ payday CHARLES TOWN – If trainer Sandra Dono had any lingering doubts about the health of Lucy’s Bob Boy’s hooves, the chestnut gelding has done a lot to lay those concerns to rest with a stunning performance in…

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…

Senators: Bill places racing, gaming at risk

CHARLES TOWN – A bill that would strip statutory requirements for lottery funding earmarked for…