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  1. Musselman's DeRito makes school historyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Kody Kernan sealed his spot in Musselman wrestling history with a state championship title and setting the school's career-wins record. Bradley DeRito earned a spot in the legacy of the program of his own Saturday, breaking Kernan's record at the Eastern Panhandle Athletic Conference meet.

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  2. Larry G. BiseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    He is survived by his wife, Maxine Naomi Eaton Bise; two sons, Randy Eugene Bise, of Martinsburg, and Jason Paul Bise, of Cumberland; eight grandchildren; one brother, Leonard Bise, of Paw Paw; and one sister, Kathy Woodman, of Marietta, Ohio. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 at Lighthouse Assembly of God in Paw Paw with Rev.

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  3. Journal Junction for February 8Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    In my youth I voted for the candidate I liked best. In middle age I voted against the candidate I liked least.

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  4. Festival of Banners returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Main Street Martinsburg is looking for artists to participate in its annual Festival of Banners. The deadline to submit a sketch of a banner is Feb. 19. Artists create festive works of art on both sides of high-grade canvas banners that are 24 inches wide by 68 inches long.

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  5. Former Miss West Virginia to speak at empowerment eventRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Spenser Wempe, who won the title of Miss West Virginia in 2011, will be the keynote speaker for an empowerment event taking place Feb. 20 at the Comfort Inn on Edwin Miller Boulevard titled "Bouncing Back from Sexual Abuse." The event is sponsored by the Bounce Back DNA Movement, a movement for men, women and teens who want to share their stories of hardships founded by Teresa Holmes, a life and career coach based in Martinsburg since 2009.

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  6. Veteran nurse honored for a lifetime of caringRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Millie Noll likes to talk about her nearly 50 years of nursing - a career that spanned working at the Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center and teaching at Shenandoah University until she was 86 years old. Along the way, her nursing experience included time at the local General Motors plant and even more than a decade at the Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center - a lead relief nurse stint that included being on duty the days following the Sept.

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  7. Extra games contribute to busy scheduleRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Several makeup games have been added to this week's schedule, meaning a busy week for much of the area's teams. Tonight is a bit busier than a normal Monday, with seven games on the slate.

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  8. Isabel FainRead the original story

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    Isabel Fain, 96, of Louisville, Kentucky, and recently of Martinsburg, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 in Martinsburg. Born March 13, 1919 in Benton, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Robert Peacher and Luvena May Ford Peacher.

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  9. Edwin H. Custer Sr.Read the original story

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    Edwin Holmes Custer Sr., 86, passed away on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 at his home under the care of Hospice. Born April 3, 1929 in Berkeley County he was the son of the late Garland Holmes Custer and Tassie Fern Miller Custer.

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  10. Children learn about Underground RailroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    In celebration of Black History Month, children had the opportunity to learn about the Underground Railroad that brought thousands of slaves to freedom - and make their own "journey to freedom" - Saturday at For the Kids, By George Children's Museum. Rosa Clark, principal of South Middle School, was the community partner and educator for the event.

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  11. Applemen win third EPAC title in rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    The Applemen went undefeated against conference teams Martinsburg, Jefferson, Washington, Hedgesville and Spring Mills on Saturday at the Miller Center. Hedgesville's Robert Smith has control of Washington's Eric Dreyer during an 120-pound match in the Eastern Panhandle Athletic Conference tournament on Saturday.

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  12. Roundup: Morgantown downs BulldogsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    Neither visiting Martinsburg nor Morgantown had lost in instate play this season going into a showdown of the fourth- and second-ranked teams in the state. Morgantown took control early and was able persevere when the Bulldogs pulled to within one point in the fourth quarter.

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  13. Second-quarter burst lifts BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsburg Journal

    Both Martinsburg coach Dave Rogers and Jefferson coach Richard Lewis thought their teams got out to a slow start Friday night. "We started off a little sluggish, but we picked it up.

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  14. Kay A. BarrettRead the original story

    Friday | Martinsburg Journal

    Born May 12, 1944, in Somerset, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late James and Blanche Moore Davis Ohler. She is survived by her children, William L. Barrett and wife, Patience, of Martinsburg, David J. Barrett of Freeport, Florida, Diana M. Carbaugh and husband, Wes, of Capon Bridge, Darlene K. Sine and husband, James, of Martinsburg; adopted son, Michael A. Barrett; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one brother, William Ohler of Aliquippa, Pennsylvania; one sister, Ruth Mitchell of South Carolina; and stepsister, Loretta Blume of Florida.

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  15. George M. WiltRead the original story

    Friday | Martinsburg Journal

    George Melvin Wilt, 92, of Ranson, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, while at the VA Medical Center, Martinsburg. Born June 22, 1923, in Jefferson County, he was the son of the late George William Wilt and Ruth Hannah Hostler Wilt.

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  16. Musselman seeks third straight EPAC titleRead the original story

    Friday | Martinsburg Journal

    This year should prove to be no different with plenty of competition when Musselman, Washington, Martinsburg, Jefferson, Hedgesville and Spring Mills take the mat today. Everyone will be fighting for the title, and Musselman will be eyeing its third straight conference championship.

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  17. On GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Martinsburg Journal

    Jefferson thought it had Martinsburg solved early on in Thursday night's game, holding the Bulldogs' top scorers in check for the first quarter and a half of their Eastern Panhandle Athletic Conference game. Then came a barage of 3-pointers from a pair of Martinsburg freshmen - Amelia Jenkins and Kylie Roberts - that the Cougars weren't expecting.

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  18. Mary A. CollinsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Martinsburg Journal

    Mary Annawan Collins, 61, of Martinsburg, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at the Winchester Medical Center. Mary was born July 1, 1954, in Winchester, Virginia, the daughter of the late John M. and Alice L. Braithwaite VanVoorhis.

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  19. Edna M. Wetzel WillisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Martinsburg Journal

    She is survived by her beloved husband, Jack Willis of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; two stepsons, Douglas Willis, Jeffrey Willis; one stepdaughter, Cindy Taylor; six grandchildren; four siblings, Kenneth Mason, John Mason, Shirley Mann and Douglas Mason; and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Fred Wetzel Jr.; her parents, Alexander Earle and Mildred Mason; twin sisters, Earleen and Arlene Mason; and grandparents, Herman and Bessie Slonaker.

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  20. Homeless count yields good news for Berkeley CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Martinsburg Journal

    Homeless advocates are optimistic that the numbers collected during this year's Point in Time Count - an annual 24-hour event that began Tuesday and ended Wednesday afternoon - will show a decrease in Berkeley County's homeless numbers. Originally scheduled for Jan. 26-27, the area's heavy snowfall totals caused it to be postponed, said Jason Mansfield, a local outreach worker with the West Virginia Coalition to End Homelessness, Inc. Although a chilly rain fell Wednesday morning, volunteers still came out to help and were sent to some outlying areas-including Inwood, Spring Mills and Falling Waters - to look for homeless individuals, Mansfield said.

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