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  1. Qualified lending customers a rare findRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    ... 62 community banks and credit unions that are members of FHLBank Pittsburgh, including United Bank, the Bank of Charles Town, Capon Valley Bank, CNB Bank and Jefferson Security Bank. "Members are struggling with regulations," Peter E. Knight, ...

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  2. Impact of 340 expansion in Jefferson County still unclearRead the original story

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    The West Virginia Division of Highways says construction on the expansion of U.S. 340 South in Jefferson County, in the works since 1999, may not begin for another three years. The DOH's 2013 U.S. 340 Improvement Study, from south of the Virginia line to the Charles Town Bypass, describes the preferred new route as an approximately 4.8-mile stretch of road.

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  3. Merchants reap event rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Martinsburg Journal

    ... for the next car show, he said. "If we can get these people here, I know from experience that they will love Charles Town - the history, the friendly people and great downtown. And they will make a decision to come back," Guzman said. Just across ...

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  4. Re-enactors bring Civil War history back to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Union Maj. Gen. Philip Sheridan assigned Brig. Gen. Wesley Merritt to lead a reconnaissance mission from Charles Town toward Smithfield. When Merritt's forces were met by Confederate pickets on what is now Leetown Road on Aug. 25, 1864, the Battle ...

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  5. Almost Redneck Heaven?Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Intelligencer

    ... eighth place. Others on the top 10 "redneck city" list, in descending order, are Princeton, Elkins, Buckhannon, Charles Town, Fairmont, Hurricane, Grafton and Bluefield. Thank (or curse) the RoadSnacks website for the list. RoadSnacks, which also ...

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  6. McKenzie L. and McKahla M. AbbottRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Martinsburg Journal

    McKenzie Lynn and McKahla Marie Abbott, infant daughters of Ashley Noel Abbott and Jabar Akinsanya Brown, of Charles Town, passed away Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in the WVUH Children's Hospital in Morgantown. The twins were born Aug. 19, 2015, in Jefferson Medical Center.

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  7. Jason Wright: Drive and live a little bit slowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Northern Virginia Daily

    Recently I attended church in Charles Town, West Virginia. It was a spiritually satisfying service and the spirit of truth was palpable from beginning to end.

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  8. WV Racing Industry Sets Legislative GoalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Blood Horse

    ... that must be requested to 185. A special committee created by the WVRC had recommended minimums of 200 for Charles Town and 175 for Mountaineer. Racing dates at both tracks this year have been reduced by the commission to maintain acceptable purse ...

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  9. Charles Town, WV Bank RobbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Police in Jefferson County are investigating an armed robbery at the MVB bank in Charles Town. Police say this happened around 2:30 pm on Tuesday at the branch on Somerset Boulevard when a man walked in wearing a mask and displayed a gun.

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  10. Howard N. AndersonRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Skeets, of Ranson; four sisters, Stevanna "Stevie" Sigler, of Ranson, Janet Painter and husband, David, of Charles Town, Ann Kelican, and husband, Gary, "Punk," of Ranson, and Vanessa "Dale" Higgs, and husband, Ronnie, also of Ranson; eight ...

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  11. Stone to announce Breeders' Classics eventRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Martinsburg Journal

    The West Virginia Breeders' Classics will have a new announcer for its 29th edition as Travis Stone has been tabbed as the new voice of the event to be run at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races on Oct. 10. The current announcer at Churchill Downs, Stone replaces Larry Collmus who had called the previous three Breeders' Classics but will be unable to reprise his role due to obligations with the New York Racing Association. Stone, a native of upstate New York, landed his first job as a track announcer at Louisiana Downs in 2006 at age 22 and occupied the position through 2013.

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  12. Finally, a memorial for WW I doughboysRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Salem News

    ... was the last surviving American veteran of the Great War. He died Feb. 27, 2011 at his Gap View Farm near Charles Town, W.Va. In his later years, Buckles campaigned tirelessly for a memorial in Washington to honor those who served with him in the ...

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  13. Make Labor Day a little more 'cordial' with SweetShineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Examiner.com

    ... dispenser. Bloomery SweetShine is available online and at liquor stores and is priced at $24.99. If you're near Charles Town, West Virginia, stop in for a free tasting and a tour of the distillery. SweetShine liqueurs are farm to table and ...

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  14. Honor the doughboysRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... was the last surviving American veteran of the Great War. He died Feb. 27, 2011, at his Gap View Farm near Charles Town, W.Va. In his later years, Buckles campaigned tirelessly for a memorial in Washington to honor those who served with him in the ...

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  15. Signs of growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... re being brought in on a private road owned by Uniwest. Once completed, the apartments will be connected to the Charles Town water system and will use the Jefferson County Public Service District for sewer service.

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  16. Getting in gearRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Martinsburg Journal

    Since hundreds of cars - as well as their owners, interested visitors and local folks - will be part of the 7th Annual Charles Town Car Show, event organizers know the importance of taking care of details. Nothing is too small to be considered, and because the event is just about two weeks away - it begins Sept.

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  17. Howard N. AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... Skeets, of Ranson; four sisters, Stevanna "Stevie" Sigler, of Ranson, Janet Painter and husband, David, of Charles Town, Ann Kelican, and husband, Gary, "Punk," of Ranson, and Vanessa "Dale" Higgs, and husband, Ronnie, also of Ranson; eight ...

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  18. Let's not disappoint doughboysRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Minot Daily News

    ... was the last surviving American veteran of the Great War. He died Feb. 27, 2011, at his Gap View Farm near Charles Town, W.Va. In his later years, Buckles campaigned tirelessly for a memorial in Washington to honor those who served with him in the ...

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  19. Doughboys deserve WWI memorialRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Salem News

    ... was the last surviving American veteran of the Great War. He died Feb. 27, 2011 at his Gap View Farm near Charles Town, W.Va. In his later years, Buckles campaigned tirelessly for a memorial in Washington to honor those who served with him in the ...

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  20. Impact of 340 expansion still in questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Martinsburg Journal

    The West Virginia Division of Highways says construction on the expansion of U.S. 340 South in Jefferson County, in the works since 1999, may not begin for another three years. The DOH's 2013 U.S. 340 Improvement Study, from south of the Virginia line to the Charles Town Bypass, describes the preferred new route as an approximately 4.8-mile stretch of road.

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