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HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. — High school counselors in the Panhandle want area seniors to know that the application for the PROMISE scholarship is due by March 1st. Normally by this time, high schoolers have had frequent morning announcements and in-person workshops to make sure the $4,750 a year scholarship application is submitted, but this year, with […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: February 26, 2021, 3:16 pm
CHARLESTON, WV – Residents can now take their learners permit test from the comfort of home. West Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Everett Frazier made the announcement this week. It means customers may now take their driver’s license knowledge test, also known as the learner’s permit, online at the DMV’s website, dmv.wv.gov. Customers will […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: February 26, 2021, 1:01 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — After $14,000.00 worth of perfume was shoplifted last week from an Ulta Beauty store in Winchester that may be part of a rash of such thefts on the East Coast, two women face charges for a similar case out of Martinsburg. The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office reports they got a shoplifting complaint […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: February 23, 2021, 3:37 pm
MARTINSBURG, WVa – In the period between February 16th and the 22nd, 76 people have been indicted by the Grand Jury seated in Berkeley County for the month of February. Berkeley County Prosecuting Attorney Catie Wilkes Delligatti announced the indictments Monday, which included the following: MIRANDA LEIGH ARRINGTON, 35, of Falling Waters, West Virginia, was […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: February 23, 2021, 3:05 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Saying it’s now been two months since their loved one was struck and killed while sitting in her home when a truck ran through her porch and killed her, the family of Elva “Faye” Bittorie is reminding the public that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: February 23, 2021, 12:41 pm
Apple Valley Waste IMPORTANT CHANGE IN SERVICE ALERT: Due to the inclement weather still coming down in many of the areas we service, we have made the decision to not operate tomorrow. This goes for all counties. If your location was to be serviced on Monday or Tuesday we will have to collect double next […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: February 2, 2021, 11:16 am
Closures February 01, 2021 Berkeley Senior Services Due to inclement weather Berkeley Senior Services will be closed today. Stay warm and safe! Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office – WV · All administrative offices under the Sheriff of Jefferson County will be closed today, Monday, February 1, 2021 due to inclement weather. Wellness Center at Berkeley Medical […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: February 1, 2021, 12:46 pm
BAKER HEIGHTS, W.Va. — Winds blew down five power poles in the Baker Heights area Thursday evening, blocking the road and shutting off power to area residents. It happened on Van Clevesville Road just after 5 p.m. Several homes in the area around the Martinsburg VA Medical Center reportedly lost power. As of 7 p.m. […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: January 29, 2021, 10:16 am
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Dr. Terrence Reidy, who has served as the Chief Health Officer with the Berkeley and Morgan County Board of Health since 2019, has resigned his post. The Board accepted his resignation Monday. Deputy Health Officer Dr. Kevin McLaughlin will now serve in the role of Chief Health Officer, effective immediately. The boards […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: January 27, 2021, 4:00 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A Hedgesville woman has been sentenced to at least 8 years in prison for trying to abscond with top secret information and 3 years in prison for parental kidnapping. U-S Attorney Bill Powell’s office made the announcement this week. The sentences are set to run concurrently. 47-year-old Elizabeth Jo Shirley pleaded guilty […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: January 27, 2021, 12:16 pm