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Master was a ‘great mayor’

CHARLES TOWN – Decades after he completed a 22-year tenure as this city’s mayor, Dr. Donald C. “Doc” Master is being remembered as a caring, hard-working advocate for Charles Town. The retired veterinarian and avid pilot died Tuesday at age 94. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The rest of […]

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Still holding court

Danny Heater scored 135 points in a high school basketball game — a world record that still stands Daniel Heater’s mother went to every basketball game he played in growing up. Except for the one where he set a world record. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The rest of this article is exclusive, […]

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Down on the farm

Polo, other stops on Saturday tour KEARNEYSVILLE — Polo might be a foreign sport to many people in Jefferson County, but the owners of Mountain View Polo hope Jefferson County Farm Day can change that. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The rest of this article is exclusive, use Cleeng […]

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CHARLES TOWN – After a many-years-long process of development, a proposed emergency services fee may soon be voted on by the County Commission. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The rest of this article is exclusive, use Cleeng again to view it. The rest of this article is exclusive, , […]

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CHARLES TOWN – A defamation suit filed last year by a fired Harpers Ferry official against the former mayor and treasurer has been dismissed by a Jefferson County Circuit Court. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The rest of this article is exclusive, use Cleeng again to view it. The […]

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Event’s aim: Bring attention to nonprofit CHARLES TOWN – Barbara Bayes feels proud of all the work accomplished by Good News Mountaineer Garage, but she wants to make more Eastern Panhandle residents aware of how the nonprofit helps West Virginians. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The rest of this […]

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CHARLES TOWN – The West Virginia Public Service Commission has announced that it will launch a general investigation into the billing practices and infrequent meter reading of Potomac Edison and fellow FirstEnergy subsidiary Monongahela Power, following mounting pressure from Eastern Panhandle citizens, lawmakers and interest groups. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it […]

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CHARLES TOWN – A recount held late Monday night confirmed and certified the victory of political newcomer Jonathan Wertman in the race for the Ward 3 council seat, narrowly unseating two-term incumbent Donald Clendening. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The rest of this article is exclusive, use Cleeng again […]

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He’s walking ‘until cancer is cured’

Relay Chair Matt Kropf battled bladder disease 3 years ago KABLETOWN – Matt Kropf has been named the honorary chair of Jefferson County Relay for Life this year. He will lead the first lap of the walk on June 22 at Charles Town Middleschool, which is set to begin at 2 p.m. This article is […]

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