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Jefferson Memorial Park roundup: Little League standings — Cubs 2-0, Hawks, 1-1, Vikings 1-1, Owls 0-2. Big League standings — Lions 2-0, Bears 1-1, Blue Jays 1-1, Tigers 1-1. Results — June 19: Cubs 7, Vikings 5; Hawks 7, Owls, 5. June 20: Bears 6, Tigers, 3; Lions 8, Blue Jays, 1. June 21: Vikings […]

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OUT AND ABOUT

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Street Fest: With performances by Christian Lopez and Joe Taxi (shown performing in Martinsburg earlier this month) plus dozens of musicians, free kids’ activities, special shopping deals, raffles and much more throughout downtown, Shepherdstown Street Fest may be the most anticipated event of the summer. The fun starts at 10 a.m. Saturday and continues till […]

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Laying down the slaw

CHARLES TOWN -One of the first things I learned at Marshall University still sticks with me vividly more than a quarter-century later: I’d spent my life eating hot dogs all wrong. My “usual” – with mustard, onions and relish – provoked enormous eye-rolls from my newest friends as we lunched in the Holderby Hall cafeteria. […]

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The ‘Voice’

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CHARLES TOWN – Acclimating zombies. Musicians looking for love. Mother-daughter drama. A dying actress at work on her autobiography.[cleeng_content id="t1" price="0.15" description="Read it now!"] Those meaty topics take center stage this weekend as the Old Opera House hosts its New Voice Play Festival. For theater-goers, the 12th annual festival offers the chance to see four […]

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Local couple lands big win on nationwide game show

SHEPHERDSTOWN — With a daily viewership of almost 10 million, landing a spot on Wheel of Fortune is slim at best. To come away with over $70,000 in winnings is as likely as winning the lottery. Jonathon and Kristen Eyler, of Shepherdstown, have beaten those odds by winning $71,000 in front of a nationwide audience […]

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Jefferson Memorial Park roundup: The park tennis camp was held on June 11 through 13 with 152 participants. Winning the forehand and serving age group championships were: Grace Taylor, Gaby Smith, Chet Gore, Xzavion Myles, Delaney Thomas, Grace lochnor, Gabe Mejia, Reid Patterson, Sonora Smith, Madison Vickers, Cole Gore, Colton Horseman, Agnese McAllister, Olivia Smith, […]

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Out&about

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New exhibit: The Shepherdstown Museum, inside the Entler Hotel at the corner of German and Princess streets, is open weekends through October and features a new exhibit, “Voices from the Storm: The War as Shepherdstown Saw It,” Part of Shepherdstown’s 250th anniversary celebration, the exhibit was created by Nick Redding (a Shepherd University grad who […]

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Rotary Club announces winner of Paul Harris award

SHEPHERDSTOWN — A former director of alumni relations and annual fund at Shepherd University was named this year’s recipient of the Paul Harris Award. Julie Siler, of Shepherdstown, currently serves as president of the Arts and Humanities Alliance of Jefferson County. She is also a member of Shepherdstown’s 250th Anniversary Planning Committee, the Steering Committee […]

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That’ll do PIGS!

SHEPHERDSTOWN – It’s been 20 years since animal lovers transformed a dairy farm off Persimmon Lane west of here into PIGS, a sprawling, 56-acre retreat where unwanted, abused or neglected pigs, horses, dogs, cats and other domestic animals find life-long care. This weekend, the PIGS Animal Sanctuary will take note of the landmark anniversary with […]

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Curtain set to open on new CATF season

SHEPHERDSTOWN — The internationally acclaimed Contemporary American Theater Festival at Shepherd University is gearing up for its 22nd season of bringing new American plays to local stages in July. This year’s lineup consists of five shows written within the past year by professional playwrights, two of which will receive their world premiers at the festival. In […]

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