Jefferson County Newswire (Page 6)

Jefferson County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jefferson County, WV. (Page 6)

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  1. Instilling Hope: Drug court celebrates first graduationRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    Graduating from the Eastern Panhandle Adult Drug Court program was like starting a new life, according to the first graduate on Thursday. Local officials involved with drug court, current members of the program and others gathered at the Jefferson County Circuit Court building to celebrate the accomplishment of the first program graduate.

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  2. Home and Garden Briefs for March 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    Look forward to spring and gardening by attending a March series of lectures prepared by the Speakers Bureau of the Berkeley-Jefferson Extension Master Gardeners. All lectures will be held from 7 to 8 p.m., with doors open at 6:45 p.m. at the Jefferson County WVU Extension Service meeting room located at 1948 Wiltshire Road, Suite 3 in Kearneysville.

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  3. Buddy's House third in the series on - Home and Garden Tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    A total of six exceptional homes-ranging from historically significant to modern-will be on display throughout Berkeley and Jefferson counties on April 29 and 30 for the 62nd Shenandoah-Potomac Garden Council House & Garden Tour. The popular event allows visitors to drive from one tour spot to the next in order of their preference.

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  4. Ohio Valley Students Get - Hands-On' Approach to Workforce at Career Fair in WheelingRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | The Intelligencer

    Photo by Scott McCloskey Jefferson County Vocational School students Timothy Harding, from left, George Lollathin and Joseph Wood receive instructions about a 12-ton crane from Brandon Williams, an instructor with the International Union of Operating Engineers apprentice program, second from right, and Eran Molz, a business agent with IUOE Local 132. Scott Mazzulli and Jim Conrad said area high school students considering careers as carpenters, bricklayers, roofers and sheet metal workers should not feel inferior to those seeking to be lawyers, bankers, actors or professors.

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  5. Police & Court Report for March 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    Krista Danielle Davidian, 28, of Degas Court in Martinsburg, was arraigned March 24 in Berkeley County for two felony charges of possession with intent to deliver heroin. The state offered to reduce Davidian's $200,000 bond to $20,000 cash/surety if Davidian waived her case to Berkeley County Circuit Court and if she agreed to report to the Berkeley County Day Report center for treatment and monitoring.

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  6. Court busy after large drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    The Berkeley County Magistrate Court and local law enforcement have been busy after a large drug sting that broke up a Berkeley and Jefferson county heroin distribution network and arrested over 50 people on March 24. The Eastern Panhandle Drug & Violent Crimes Task Force has been investigating the ring and ring leader, Christian Blunt, since December 2016. In February the task force was awarded an Ex Parte order authorizing the state to overhear and record communications transmitted or received from cellphones being used by Blunt.

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  7. Around the Region for March 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    The WVU Extension Service will sponsor a fruit and vegetables drying workshop from 9 to 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Jefferson County Extension Office in Kearneysville. This hands on workshop is for those who want to produce and/or learn how to produce and market dried fruits and vegetables.

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  8. Around The Region for March 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    The Hon. Meshea Poore, president-elect of the West Virginia Bar Association and former member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, has been announced as the keynote speaker of the Jefferson County Democratic Executive Committee's Senator Robert C. Byrd Democratic Dinner, to be held April 7 at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center.

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  9. Library a lifesaver? Onoszko says noRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Jefferson County Commission President Peter Onoszko doesn't appear to be a big fan of libraries, or at least library funding. During Thursday's budget discussion on where to save money in order to boost Jefferson County Emergency Services Agency staffing, Onoszko pointed to the $330,000 the county budgeted to be split equally among the three public libraries - in Shepherdstown, Summit Point and Bolivar - and the Charles Town Library, a private nonprofit.

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  10. Jefferson County at top of health list in West Virginia, McDowell County at bottomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Jefferson County, Putnam County and Monongalia County again lead West Virginia in terms of overall health while Wyoming County, Mingo County and McDowell County remain at the bottom in the latest County Health Rankings report. On Wednesday, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin's Population Health Institute released the 2017 health numbers, based on 30 factors, for almost every county in the United States.

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  11. Journal Junction for March 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... rg: First of all, I would like to say to the guest columnist, Carol Williams, I agree with you for ... From Jefferson County: Here is a question to all those who are against building a wall on our border with Mexico ...

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  12. Bill could force tax levy raiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... bill appears to be an attempt to shift the cost of education to lay more heavily upon the local taxpayers. Jefferson County families and businesses already take responsibility for supporting the educational program through the excess levy." ...

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  13. Gibson-Todd House first in series on - House & Garden Tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    A total of six exceptional homes-ranging from historically significant to modern-will be on display throughout Berkeley and Jefferson counties on April 29 and 30 for the 62nd Shenandoah-Potomac Garden Council House & Garden Tour. The popular event allows visitors to drive from one tour spot to the next in order of their preference.

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  14. Big - SRed hammers PottersRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... get there." The Potters, who opened the season with a double-header sweep of Carrollton, will be back in Jefferson County today, visiting Edison. The Wildcats pinned a 15-0 defeat on East Liverpool Monday. STEUBENVILLE (2-1): Bernard (WP, 5K, 1BB) ...

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  15. Home and Garden Briefs for March 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... the next three Tuesdays. All lectures will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. with doors open at 6:45 p.m. at the Jefferson County WVU Extension Service meeting room located at 1948 Wiltshire Road, Suite 3 in Kearneysville. MARTINSBURG - WVU Extension and ...

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  16. Journal Junction for March 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... rg: First of all, I would like to say to the guest columnist, Carol Williams, I agree with you for ... From Jefferson County: Here is a question to all those who are against building a wall on our border with Mexico ...

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  17. Journal Junction for March 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... to the point where we feel threatened and move someplace better only to be labeled a criminal. From Jefferson County: Here is a question to all those who are against building a wall on our border with Mexico ... From Charles Town: I could not ...

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  18. South Jefferson Library to host Girls' Day OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... for the raffle. "This event also gets people out to the library, since we are in a pretty remote part of Jefferson County and some people don't even know we're here," She said the library also has displays of books by female authors and biographies ...

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  19. New utilities project underway in RansonRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    In recent weeks, drivers traveling along North Mildred Street in Ranson may have seen construction equipment moving dirt and digging trenches along the roadway. According to Stephanie Reel, general manager of Jefferson Utilities Inc., a water provider in Jefferson County, the construction crews are making way for an extension of an existing 16-inch in diameter water main.

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  20. Shooting threat investigated at Jefferson High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    Jefferson County Schools sent parents a report Tuesday afternoon detailing the rumor of a potential school shooting at Jefferson High School following a law enforcement investigation into the claims. "Please be aware that we received a report of rumors that there is going to be a shooting at school," According to Jefferson County Sheriff Pete Dougherty, the Sheriff's Office and the West Virginia State Police were made aware of the rumor, and they initiated an investigation into the claims.

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