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April 18, 2017 by Trudy Wood Smith (Register to contact)

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Tickets are now for sale for the HHS Alumni Banquet held on Saturday May 20th in the school cafeteria. Tickets this year are now $20 and can be purchased at Butlers Farm Market, the Hedgesville CNB Bank or the High School thru May 15th. For out of town guests, they can contact Trudy Smith at (304) 754-XXXX

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Michael Meredith Grimm  Martinsburg Journal

Michael Meredith Grimm, 76, of Falling Waters, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at home. He was born at home on Porter Avenue, ...

Hedgesville High School senior dies after crash | West Virginia  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A member of the graduating Class of 2018 at Hedgesville High School died Monday morning as a result of a two-vehicle crash in ...

Hedgesville High student remembered as sweet, loving | Local  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE – Students at Hedgesville High School are mourning a loss while remembering the good times after one of their classmates passed away after a ...

Hedgesville High graduates look ahead, honor a loss  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE—The Hedgesville High School Class of 2018 will remember their school as a second home and their classmates as family.

Hedgesville senior who died after crash was 'outstanding' student  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A senior at Hedgesville (W.Va.) High School died Monday morning as a result of a two-vehicle crash in Berkeley County, W.Va., ...

Class Notes: Nov. 18, 2018  Charleston Gazette-Mail

U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., has announced that he will nominate 38 West Virginia students from 18 counties to the U.S. *Service* Academies, which include ...

New assistant principals named for Berkeley County Schools  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG—New assistant principals in the Berkeley County Schools district have been appointed for the upcoming school year.

HHS Alumni Association celebrates 107 years  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — The Hedgesville High School Alumni Association celebrated 107 years on May 19 in the school cafeteria, enjoying a meal prepared by Bev ...

Male dies, female hurt in Berkeley County crash  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A male died and a female was injured Monday morning in a two-vehicle crash on Back Creek Valley Road near Hedgesville, W.Va., ...

Spring break shortened, school year extended in Berkeley County  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Spring break for students attending Berkeley County (W.Va.) Schools will be shortened by four days as part of the school district's ...

Five named assistant principals in Berkeley County  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Five Berkeley County, W.Va., educators recently were named assistant principals at several county schools.

Longtime Hedgesville resident James Edwards remembered  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Hedgesville resident James L. Edwards never really got the chance to sit still for very long.

Prep baseball: Hedgesville's Chase DeLauter named state Player of the Year  Charleston Gazette-Mail

HEDGESVILLE — High school baseball players regularly double up as pitchers and regular position players on the field.

Hedgesville woodshop class carves for a cause  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — Brad Sensel, a woodshop teacher at Hedgesville High School, has turned his class into a business for charity.

1 dead after Hedgesville accident  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — A traffic accident Thursday afternoon on Hedgesville Road, near Hedgesville High School, resulted in the death of one individual.

Berkeley County Schools names new principals for 2018-19 school year  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG— Katherine Worthington has been named principal at Marlowe Elementary School for the 2018-19 school year.

Berkeley Co. magistrate resigns for job with school district  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Berkeley County Magistrate Betty Jo Hersh said Tuesday that she is stepping down from the bench after accepting a position as an ...

Apple Harvest Parade Lineup  Martinsburg Journal

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Area high school students receive Dispanet Memorial Scholarship  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG —The 2018 recipients of the $2400 R. S. Dispanet Memorial Scholarship are Frank Burner and Anna Miller (Musselman High), and Sierra ...

Top Teacher: Miller honored at Hedgesville High  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — Bethany Miller was honored Monday night at Hedgesville High School with the Berkeley County Teacher of the Year award for the 2017-18 ...

Hedgesville to dedicate track to local icon Poisal  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — For years, the Hedgesville Eagles were a track team without a home, practicing in the parking lot and on the football field.

Profiles in Recovery: Berkeley County woman talks struggle to take control, get clean  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Catherine Fletcher had finally had enough.

Teacher, veteran recalls Vietnam  Martinsburg Journal

Editor's note: The Journal's Unsung Heroes series spotlights a local veteran each week from Memorial Day to Veterans Day. If you would like to nominate an ...

Hurricane travels to Hedgesville on Friday  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HURRICANE, W.Va. - Three-tenths of a point is all that separated No. 9 Hurricane from playing host to No. 8 Hedgesville in the first round of the state high ...

Hedgesville High School senior awarded full scholarship by Davis & Elkins College  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — Madeline Brown will never be accused of not planning. While in Hedgesville Middle School, Brown started keeping a personal planner to ...

Berkeley County Council candidates sound off ahead of election  Martinsburg Journal

EDITOR'S NOTE: The Journal contacted candidates of West Virginia's primary in contested races only. Each candidate was asked for a brief biography of 50 ...

Hedgesville Graduation: Class of '17 ends one chapter, begins another  Martinsburg Journal

Class of 2017 members file into The Gilbert B. Miller Health and Physical Education Center for the 116th Annual Commencement at Hedgesville High School ...

The Ripple Effect of the West Virginia Teachers' Victory  The Atlantic

The success of the statewide strike has intensified education unrest nationally—and could have lasting implications for the country's schools.

Yurish-Stout | Weddings  WV News

The marriage of Emilee Stout, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Abner Stephen Stout of Bridgeport, to Matthew Yurish, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Yurish of Martinsburg, ...

Article riles up Church | Sports Columns  Martinsburg Journal

Kelly Church is irritated, and not one official has blown a whistle yet.

Hedgesville High track team to host meet on new state-of the-art, fenced-in regulation track  Herald-Mail Media

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. — On May 3, for the first time in Hedgesville High School's 100-plus years of history, its track team will host a meet on its own track.

A happy place: Marsal-Castan loves time in pool  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — A pool is almost Josep Marsal-Castan's happy place, and the Hedgesville senior can't spend enough time in the water.

A new reign: Morris crowned Queen Pomona XXXIX  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Sydney Morris was crowned Queen Pomona XXXIX of the 2018 Apple Harvest Festival during the coronation at Martinsburg High School on ...

Hedgesville residents remember West Virginia woman killed in Las Vegas mass shooting  WJLA

Folks who live in Hedgesville, West Virginia were talking about more than football after the freshman game Monday night. It's a small town and word travels fast ...

'Talented, hardworking' Hedgesville High seniors take their final steps  Herald-Mail Media

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. — Hedgesville High School Principal Ron Lyons wouldn't be the first to congratulate the Class of 2015 on Wednesday night at the ...

Top Players To Watch For In Class AAA  West Virginia University Wire

Now that we have given you our players to watch for in class A and AA we move on to AAA. Now this is going to be just a little different than the previous two, and ...

Keysers Cadence in the Valley set for Saturday  Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune

KEYSER - Keyser High School will be hosting the eighth annual Cadence in the Valley band competition Saturday, Sept. 15, at Alumni Field.

New principals selected in Berkeley County schools  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — New principals and vice principals in the Berkeley County Schools district have been appointed for the upcoming school year.

Morris named 39th annual Apple Harvest Queen Pomona XXXIX  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG—Family and friends gathered at Arden United Methodist Church Sunday for a special ceremony to congratulate Sydney Hope Morris for ...

Del. Saira Blair not to run in 2018  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Citing her plans to attend graduate school outside of West Virginia next school year, state Del. Saira Blair, R-Berkeley, 59th District, has ...

Eagles, Hawks play to draw  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — When it came to taking on defending state champion University on Saturday, the Hedgesville girls soccer team seemed to have the right ...

Kid Class: Students learn about parenting from 'Real Care' babies  Martinsburg Journal

Senior Josie Kisner takes care of her “Real Care” baby at Hedgesville High School. (Journal photo by Adranisha Stephens)Zemera Johnson, 11th grader, taking ...

Former teacher accepts plea deal  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — A former Hedgesville High School teacher has signed a plea deal with the state accepting guilt and responsibility for soliciting a high school ...

Poisal Park honors alumnus  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — Track teams come and go; star runners and field athletes are lost to graduation.

Mountain State Apple Harvest Festival parade continues as family tradition  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Mary Beth Blair has fond childhood memories of the Mountain State Apple Harvest Festival Grand Feature Parade, and she's not ...

Ken and Tally Reed Go Shopping for a House of Delegates Seat in West Virginia  Morgan County USA

Ken and Tally Reed had a problem. Tally and Ken Reed. Tally wanted to run for House of Delegates. Tally Reed and her husband, Morgan County ...

Meet The High School Student Who Took Down A State Lawmaker  NPR

A week before graduating from high school, 17-year-old Saira Blair won the GOP primary in a conservative West Virginia district. Even the incumbent she ...

82nd Mountain State Forest Festival Grand Feature Parade | News, Sports, Jobs  The Inter-Mountain

Sponsored by Polino Contracting Inc. at 1:30 p.m. Saturday Industrial Unit and Log Truck Division 1 Semi Elkins Truck *Service* Inc 2 Semi Woodford Oil 3.

West Virginia schools given A-F grades by state Department of Education  Martinsburg Journal

CHARLESTON — The state Department of Education on Wednesday has released A-F grades of all schools in the state for the 2015-16 school year.

Joyce Spencer: Community news for Friday, Nov. 9  Huntington Herald Dispatch

LADY KNIGHTS VOLLEYBALL: Congratulations and good luck to the Cabell Midland High School Lady Knights volleyball team that plays Hedgesville High ...

'Coppelia' the doll comes alive at the Inwood Dance Company  Martinsburg Journal

INWOOD — Imagine if one day your favorite doll came to life… and your romantic partner fell in love with your doll instead of you! This comedic dilemma comes ...

Bulldogs knock off unbeaten Eagles  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — Dave Rogers offered a tip, but Corey delivered the tip-in.

Cincinnati, Wratchford crowned at 43rd Miss Berkeley County pageant  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — The 43rd Miss Berkeley County Scholarship Pageant was held at the Apollo Civic Theatre Saturday evening.

BRCTC reaches 6000 student enrollment mark  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Blue Ridge Community and Technical College reached the 6000 student enrollment mark this fall semester, led by increased enrollment in ...

‘Wonder Woman’ gives birth to three angels  Herald-Mail Media

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. — To her husband, Kayla Youngblood is a superhero.“She's like a Wonder Woman,” said Chris Youngblood. “She's gone through a lot ...

Former Martinsburg-area teacher charged with sexual assault  WHSV

A former Martinsburg-area high school teacher has been accused of having inappropriate relations with a female student.

Kidz Power Pacs helps feed hungry children  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Kidz Power Pacs volunteers held hands and prayed in a giant circle Saturday morning, before beginning to pack food for over 900 children ...

Looking back at 2012 in West Virginia HS athletics  West Virginia MetroNews

A look back at just some of the key stories from the 2012 calendar year in West Virginia high school athletics. #1 THREE-PEAT FOR MARTINSBURG. Photo by ...

Hedgesville LL opens season with Challenger Division  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — There's no challenge too large for these Little Leaguers.

BCT - Bank of Charles Town Awards $843,994 In College Scholarships To Local High School Students  PR Newswire

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va., July 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BCT-Bank of Charles Town recently awarded over $843994 in College Scholarships to local high ...

MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for October 1, 2018  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - America's Source for High School Sports and the leading volleyball organization team up to honor the nation's best. (Week of 10/1-10/7)

Berkeley County students earn honors in Regional Science Fair  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — The 44th annual West Virginia Eastern Panhandle Regional High School Science Fair was recently held at WVU Potomac State College ...

Keyser High School hosts eighth annual Cadence in the Valley  Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune

KEYSER - Even a hurricane couldn't stop the Golden Tornado as the Keyser High School Band hosted its eighth annual Cadence in the Valley Saturday at ...

Mark Catlett played basketball at WVU in the 1970s  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

D. Mark Catlett, who now resides in Winchester, Va., played basketball at West Virginia University from 1970-71 through 1974.

Berkeley County overdose deaths down from 2016  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Drug overdose deaths in Berkeley County are down this year compared to 2016, a result of widespread use of the anti-overdose medication ...

Wirt County student named WVU Foundation Scholar | News, Sports, Jobs  Parkersburg News

PARKERSBURG — A student from Wirt County High School is the school's first recipient of the prestigious Foundation Scholarship at West Virginia University.

Two gay West Virginia high school athletes attend senior prom as couple  Outsports

Michael Martin and Logan Westrope danced to 'Stay With Me' on a night to remember. 'When the slow songs played, we would just stare into each other's eyes.'

Larry Kump to run again for house seat in 2018  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Former two-term West Virginia Delegate Larry D. Kump, who once proposed that the Eastern Panhandle secede from West Virginia, has ...

Spring Mills High School boundaries approved  The Herald-Mail

The Berkeley County Board of Education Monday night unanimously approved boundaries for Spring Mills High School, which is scheduled to open in 2013.

Apple Harvest parade draws crowd to Martinsburg  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Keith and Melissa Corwell from Clear Spring and their Hagerstown friends Harry and Janet McNally were sitting on their chairs on ...

UPDATE: WV Football Playoffs Controversy  The News Center

A group of football fans here at home called a penalty on the people in charge of setting up the West Virginia football playoffs.

Apple Festival brings Martinsburg together  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Celeste Brown remembers attending the Mountain State Apple Harvest Festival Grand Feature Parade in downtown Martinsburg ...

Church and Hedgesville set for elimination round of sectional play  West Virginia MetroNews

Hedgesville head coach Kelly Church looks at his team heading into the postseason.

Former Glenville State, Marshall football assistant coaching Swedish national team  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Two things make Kanawha County native Aaron Fiddler nostalgic for home every time: hearing somebody play “Take Me Home, Country Roads,” and thinking ...

Footgolf players are getting their kicks at The Woods  Herald-Mail Media

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. — There's a new sporting opportunity afoot at The Woods and it's got area residents kicking up their heels.

Brown selected for scholarship | News, Sports, Jobs  The Inter-Mountain

ELKINS — Madeline Brown of Hedgesville has been chosen to receive a four-year scholarship to Davis & Elkins College. A senior at Hedgesville High School,

Voting Now Open For The 2018 BroadwayWorld West Virginia Awards!  Broadway World

Voting is now open for the 2018 BroadwayWorld West Virginia Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our ...

This Gay Teen Couple From West Virginia Couldn't Have Asked For A More Perfect Prom Night  Huffington Post

Prom night is a memorable rite-of-passage for many high school students across the country. The experience was especially monumental for two gay West Vir...

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Herd guard C.J. Burks is ready to break out  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - All-Conference USA men's basketball players Jon Elmore (Marshall Thundering Herd), William Lee (UAB), Justin Johnson (Western Kentucky), ...

Hedgesville at Musselman boys basketball  TheJournalNewsOnline

Museum gets a rare Auburn wagon built in Martinsburg  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va.—The small green and red wagon recently acquired by Berkeley County's farm museum appears to be little more than a well-worn ...

College Freshman Saira Blair On Becoming West Virginia’s Youngest Lawmaker  Newsweek

18-year-old Blair, a Republican, will become the youngest member of West Virginia's House of Delegates, and the youngest state lawmaker in the country.

2 local cadets solo in a CAP aircraft  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Two cadets from the Martinsburg Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol achieved a major milestone in their lives this summer by successfully ...

Three Local Students Named Bucklew Scholars at West Virginia University  Wheeling Intelligencer

MORGANTOWN — Three Northern Panhandle students are among this year's class of Bucklew Scholars at West Virginia University. Wheeling Park High ...

WVSSAC hands down new classifications starting in 2016-17  Jackson County Newspapers

Ravenswood moves down to Class A; Ripley now smallest in Class AAA.

Council agrees to look further into public access along Potomac River  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — The Berkeley County Council unanimously decided to move forward with the potential for a new public boating and fishing ramp within the ...

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Martinsburg festival wraps up four days of fun  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — The 37th annual Mountain State Apple Harvest Festival officially wrapped up Sunday with a day of apple-themed contests that featured ...

Future airmen train at gun range  Martinsburg Journal

RIPPON — In the past, a civilian would sign on the dotted line to join the military. They would go home and wait for their orders to arrive to ship.

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State arts camp wrapping up amid uncertain future  Huntington Herald Dispatch

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Saira Blair Runs For West Virginia State House  Business Insider

17-year-old Saira Blair is running for West Virginia House of Delegates,

Jefferson Security Bank Welcomes Back Branner as SVP and Commercial Loan Officer  Business Wire

Jefferson Security Bank President and CEO, Cindy A. Kitner, CPA, is pleased to announce the addition of Dustin T. Branner to the bank's lending team.

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City councilman seeks to unseat four-term mayor in Martinsburg city election  Herald-Mail Media

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Largest class of cadets graduates from Mountaineer Challenge Academy  West Virginia MetroNews

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Superior Sounds - News, opinion, resources  Shepherdstown Chronicle

Shepherdssown Middle School jazz band students continued an impressive tradition as they performed at the Hedgesville High School Jazz Festival...

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