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All Good organizer promises good for county

The organizer of a summer music festival set to happen in Jefferson County said the event will live up to its name.

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When the Jefferson County Museum reopens for the season next month, its leaders plan to make a splash worthy of the start of the institution’s 50th year.

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Driven to make a difference: Bikers aid abused kids

Amber Knuckles of the Safe Haven Child Advocacy Center in Martinsburg is a big fan of Bikers Against Child Abuse.

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Sheriff vexed by delays in IDing skeletal remains

Jefferson County Sheriff Pete Dougherty calls it one of the most frustrating situations he’s encountered – the fact that he’s still looking for answers more than 14 months after skeletal remains were found in the Bloomery area near the Shenandoah.

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Civil rights icon to help Zion mark 200th year

With 2015 marking Zion Episcopal Church’s 200th year in Charles Town, leaders plans to use the celebration to shed light on the church’s ongoing commitment to equality and social justice.

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Opposition building to stop summer music fest

A Jefferson County commissioner says he will try to get the County Commission to schedule a public hearing so residents can have their say about an outdoor music festival scheduled for this summer near Summit Point.

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‘Happy’ to JAM: Jefferson kids ready to have fun as they get fit

Students in Jefferson County will spend a minute Thursday morning rocking out to Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” as part of a worldwide fitness initiative called JAM Day.

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An award-winning approach at SU

Growing up in Buffalo, N.Y., Chiquita Howard-Bostic initially envisioned a career in urban planning.

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The city of Charles Town’s $4 million renovation of the historic Charles Washington Hall could start as soon as next month.

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Virginia, Maryland ready to steal Bloomery away

The economic development director for the town of Altavista, Va., admits the email he sent Tuesday morning to Linda Losey of Bloomery Plantation Distillery might seem opportunistic.

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