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Sara Evans delivers star power – and country style – to Charles Town

Sara Evans delivers star power – and country style – to Charles Town

Headed to Saturday’s Sara Evans concert at the Hollywood Casino Event Center – my first-ever country show – I was determined to blend in.

After a teenager escaped from an abductor at Walmart here on Saturday, Jefferson County’s sheriff is urging residents to stay aware of their surroundings – and not to hesitate to make a scene if a stranger triggers fear.

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Murder suspect interview sought

Sheriff Pete Dougherty said he hopes investigators will be able to interview H. David Stambaugh Jr. in his wife’s Nov. 7 slaying by week’s end.

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Lamon aid: Author helps bring to life Lincoln’s right-hand man

Ward Hill Lamon isn’t exactly a household name, not even in his home state of West Virginia, but a Charles Town man is working to change that.

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Charles Town city leaders have approved a map that at last sets new dividing lines for the city’s wards, an effort that was begun earlier this year when council members undertook to redistrict the city’s voting precincts so they’d conform to Jefferson County’s magisterial boundaries.

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Instead of making the holidays all about tucking into tasty, high-calorie foods, hundreds in the Eastern Panhandle will tackle fitness events that raise money for worthy causes.

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Text from Tuesday’s Veterans Day ceremony

Ninety-six years ago on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, a cease fire was declared between the Allied nations and Germany, ending World War I.

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The Jefferson County board of education will appoint an interim school superintendent at its next regular meeting Monday.

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Man charged in wife’s death fighting extradition from Va.

The 42-year-old Charles Town man charged with first-degree murder in the Friday night shooting that left his estranged wife dead is fighting extradition from Virginia, according to Jefferson County Sheriff Pete Dougherty.

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Widow of Normandy veteran keeps his memory alive

He never talked about his service in World War II, but James “J.K.” Koski never forgot about his military service.

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