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‘Honus and Me’ a baseball hit

CHARLES TOWN – Last week’s debut of “Honus and Me” at the Old Opera House Theatre proved a hit and the historic theater’s artistic director expects many more fans to turn out before the baseball-themed family-friendly play wraps up its run on Sunday. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The […]

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Audubon hike: Hikers of all ages are invited to a hike along the trails of the South School House Ridge section of the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park starting at 9 a.m. Thursday. No pre-registration is required. The hike is free but entry to the park will cost $10. For more information, call 804-398-8052 or […]

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New photography exhibit Black-and-white images taken by Jefferson County photographers will go on display this weekend as the latest exhibit debuts at Charles Town’s Fire Hall Gallery. A kickoff reception for the Jefferson County Photography Project, organized by Shepherd University professor Benita Keller, happens from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the gallery at 108 […]

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Top citizen nominations: The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for this year’s Citizen of the Year through June 5. The winner will be announced June 26 at the Chamber’s annual awards banquet at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races. The Spirit of Jefferson sponsors the Citizen of the Year award, which dates […]

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Northern Dancer with his three white feet was quite small in stature. Some called him the “Little Dancer”, and others were skeptical of what he could accomplish when they first saw him. He was bred and owned by Windfield Farms, a 1,500-acre stand of land in Ontario, Canada. Businessman E.P. Taylor presided over the place. […]

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Athlete of the Week Washington High

Tennis Player: Austin Thomas Austin won the No. 3 singles bracket at the Potomac Valley Conference tournament with an 8-1 win over Martinsburg’s Owen Hamilton. He is the Patriot Male Athlete of the Week. Congratulations, Austin!  

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Athlete of the Week Washington High

Tennis Player: Amber Barr Amber was the No. 3 singles champion at the Potomac Valley Conference tournament. She defeated Alexa Cincinnati, 8-3, for the bracket title. She is the Patriot Female Athlete of the Week. Congratulations, Amber.  

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Athlete of the Week Jefferson High

Track and Field Player: Alanna Baylor Alanna was third in the 100 at the Gazette Relays. She also ran legs on both the 4 x 100 and 4 x 200 relay teams which both finished third. She is the Cougar Female Athlete of the Week. Congratulations, Alanna!  

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Athlete of the Week Jefferson High

Track and Field Player: Danté Price   Danté was in four events at the Gazette Relays. He won the 100 and 200 and ran legs on the winning 4 x 100 and 4 x 400 relay teams. He is the Cougar Male Athlete of the Week. Way to go, Danté!  

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Jefferson races to 5th Relays triumph

CHARLESTON — The Gazette Relays at Laidley Field in Charleston evolved into a tour de force for the Jefferson High boys track team. 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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