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Journal Junction for March 6
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Linda F. Snyder
Linda Faye Snyder, 66, of Hedgesville, left for her eternal home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in the comfort of her home.
Girl Scouts cookie sale not deterred by winter storm
The Scouts from Spring Mills Troop 40480 sold Girl Scout cookies at Spring Mills Plaza in Martinsburg as part of its annual tradition.
Bank robbed with fake explosive device
Police in Berkeley County are searching for a suspect who robbed a bank Wednesday morning, informing a bank teller that his gym bag contained an explosive device.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
John S. Palkot, MD
John S. Palkot, MD, age 87, died peacefully Feb. 26, 2014, after an extended illness.
Trial set in robbery of former WVU, NFL player
A May trial is set for two brothers accused of robbing former NFL player Fulton Walker Jr. during a home invasion in Martinsburg.
Leaders to discuss Home Rule application
Martinsburg City Council members will meet at 6 p.m. today as a committee of the whole to discuss the city's Municipal Home Rule Pilot Program application and items to be included in the application.
Donor Withdraws Offer To Help Huntington Facility
A donor has withdrawn an offer to help a Huntington facility that provides lodging for families of hospital patients.
WV Chemical Spill Bill Moves To House Floor
A bill strengthening chemical spill safeguards for storage facilities and public water companies is headed to the House of Delegates floor.
Journal Junction for March 4
Well the chickens have come home to roost. We have had no foreign policy for the last five years, and now we are paying the price of the Russian invasion.
Harsh US winter extends into March
On the latest snow day in a winter full of them, residents of parts of the South, Mid-Atlantic and Northeast were coping with several inches of snow on top of a layer of slush.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Berkeley County board considers expanding smoking ban
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -- The Berkeley County Health Department's board is considering a proposal to ban smoking in bars, private clubs and public spaces.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Grand opening of Berkeley County Sheriff's Office celebrated
Residents of the greater Martinsburg area were invited to a grand opening celebration at the new Berkeley County Sheriff's Office on Saturday afternoon to learn more about the building and tour the facility.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Journal Junction for March 1
Start calling in your meter reading and also comparing your meter reading with the estimate usage.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Charles Town man contestant on - Ink Master' reality show
Charles Town native Matti Hixson is among 17 renowned tattoo artists from across the country currently vying for the title of "Ink Master" on Spike TV's tattoo reality-competition series of the same name.
John W. Taylor
Born Nov. 5, 1930, in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Charles Harvey Taylor and Pearl Triggs Taylor.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
WV Senate Passes Bill Nixing Local Gun Laws
The West Virginia Senate has passed a bill to shoot down municipal gun control laws in cities like Charleston.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Home Rule criteria adopted
Two employees of the City of Morgantown, who serve on the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Board, will not recuse themselves from scoring Morgantown's Home Rule Pilot Program application.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Expo wows brides-to-be
One local bride-to-be and members of her wedding party-who happen to be sorority sisters-spent an unseasonably warm afternoon discovering what local vendors had to offer Sunday at The Journal's 16th annual Ultimate Wedding Expo at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center in Shepherdstown.