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Shepherdstown, West Virginia is located in Jefferson County. Zip codes in Shepherdstown, WV include 25443. The median home price in Shepherdstown is $300,000 which is roughly $105/per square foot. More Shepherdstown information.

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14 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

Big Monday in West Virginia politics; Capito, Tennant bring in heavy hitters

The high stakes of an open Senate seat election will be plainly evident in West Virginia Monday when two nationally known figures come to the Mountain State to campaign on behalf of the two candidates seeking the position.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Pride Day promotes tolerance

Rainbow flags waved as upbeat dance music echoed through Morgan's Grove Park on Saturday for Pride Day, an event that celebrated sexuality - with a focus on public education.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Dem icon ready to boost Tennant

The former Harvard law professor who became a progressive icon after leading the congressional task force overseeing the bank bailout will be here next week to urge voters to send fellow Democrat Natalie Tennant to join her in the U.S. Senate.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Pride Day set at Morgan's Grove Park

All colors of the rainbow will unite Saturday, as the Eastern Panhandle comes together to celebrate the inaugural Pride Day at Morgan's Grove Park.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Over the Mountain Studio Tour to kick off Saturday

The Over The Mountain Studio Tour Summer Show & Sale will kick off the 25th anniversary celebration of West Virginia's first studio tour.

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Martinsburg Journal

Storm blasts area, knocks out power

Thousands of Eastern Panhandle residents were left without power following a short but intense storm that swept through the area Wednesday afternoon.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Longtime Jefferson County fire chief passes

One of Jefferson County's most beloved fire chiefs to join the volunteer fire services passed away Sunday, leaving behind a 40-year-old legacy of dedication and pride.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Albert A. Jenkins

Albert Alexander Jenkins, 83, of Shepherdstown, passed away June 29, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his wife and daughters.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

United Way awards community grants

A new Girl Scout troop at Oak Tree Apartments in Martinsburg would not have been possible without the funds Girl Scouts Council of the Nation's Capital, which includes the Eastern Panhandle, received from United Way of the Eastern Panhandle.

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Martinsburg Journal

Jefferson Co. public hearing scheduled

A public hearing is scheduled in July to receive comment on Jefferson County's 20-year facelift, which proposes to bring about new changes and areas such as more economic growth and development.

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NewsandSentinel.com

Patricia Ann Pennock

Patricia Ann Pennock, of Parkersburg, departed this life on June 24, 2014, at home under the loving care of her husband, Alva, and caregivers from TLC in Home Care Services, Wood County Senior Citizens and Amedisys.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

2 to be honored with Don Redman Heritage Awards

For the past 13 years, members of the Harpers Ferry Historical Association and the Jefferson County National Association for the Advancement of Colored People have been working together to honor the memory of Don Redman and award jazz musicians who have followed in his footsteps.

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Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Request to fund bike path will get another try

When it comes to winning funding for a new bike path in Shepherdstown, Jefferson County Commissioner Lyn Widmyer hopes the second time's the charm.

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Martinsburg Journal

Something must be done about poor fire rating

Yesterday, when I inquired with my home insurance company as to why my annual fire insurance premium was a whopping $2,586.10 when it was $717 as recently as two years ago, I was told that because the Shepherdstown Volunteer Fire Department is rated a "10" - the worst possible rating for a fire department, I was at high risk of losing my home in ... (more)

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Pay blamed for turnover rate among jail officers

More than 50 percent of correctional officers hired by the state's Regional Jail Authority leave their jobs annually within their first year of employment, according to Executive Director Joe DeLong.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Man arrested on child porn possession charges

A Maryland man was arrested Wednesday on possession of child pornography charges after sexually explicit photographs and videos of a juvenile girl were seized from a Jefferson County home.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Out&about

The Old Opera House's New Voice Play Festival offers theater lovers the chance to see four new plays in a single performance.

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Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Field trip: Farms open doors to visitors

Jane Tabb says she helped organize the first Jefferson County Farm Day 13 years ago because so many in our area don't know as much about the local agriculture scene as they'd like to.

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Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Taking a closer look at Jefferson's history

Doug Perks, a retired educator who serves as president of the Jefferson County Historical Society and as historian at the Jefferson County Museum in Charles Town, is among the history experts behind next week's two-day seminar on Civil War events in Jefferson County.

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Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Contemporary American Theater Festival is 'a highlight of my summer'

I have to admit being somewhat skeptical about theater in West Virginia when I first learned of CATF.

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