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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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April 23  Martinsburg Journal

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Power outage sends Hedgesville High students home  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Students at Hedgesville High School were dismissed shortly after arriving to school Thursday morning due to a power outage at the school, ...



Hedgesville High School art students examine public — and personal — topics  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — For Donna Pill, art can serve as a tool to help students plunge into the most immediate — and also into the most far-reaching — of issues. Her.



Martinsburg substitute teacher accused of partying with students  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A long-term substitute teacher at Martinsburg High School was placed on administrative leave after allegations surfaced that she had ...



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 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 High student remembered as sweet, loving  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 graduates urged to never give up  Herald-Mail Media

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. — Hedgesville High School Principal Ron Lyons wished for members of the Class of 2018 to have more tears of joy than sorrow ...



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 ...



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.



Martinsburg High School teacher placed on leave after "partying" allegations  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — A long-term substitute teacher with Martinsburg High School has been placed on administrative leave after allegations surfaced that the ...



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.



Regional Math Field Day results announced  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Berkeley County Schools has announced the results from the Regional Math Field Day held March 11 at Potomac State College.



Berkeley County Council recognizes Hedgesville Junior, Eagle Scouts  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — The Berkeley County Council continued its support of area students and Scouts Thursday as it honored an area high school student as well ...



Five named assistant principals in Berkeley County | West Virginia  Herald-Mail Media

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



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., ...



WV Secretary of State gives awards, prepares informational program  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner gave the Jennings Randolph Award to two high schools in the Eastern Panhandle on Monday, ...



Thomas Corbin, 74  Herald-Mail Media

Thomas Lee Corbin, 74, of Martinsburg, peacefully went to be with the Lord on Monday, January 28, 2019, at Hospice of the Panhandle. Tom was born on March ...



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 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 ...



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.



Eastern Panhandle braces for freezing temperatures  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Residents of the Eastern Panhandle can expect temperatures to dip as low as zero degrees this week and slowly increase to reach the 50s ...



HBCUs spark hopes, imaginations of local high school students  Martinsburg Journal

SPRING MILLS — Baratou Bah, a senior at Spring Mills High School, is eyeing a multitude of college possibilities — and she felt her prospects widen when she ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Wagaman and Kettering  Martinsburg Journal

Kristen Wagaman, daughter of Nathan Wagaman, of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, and Stacey Palmer, of Falling Waters, and Koty Kettering, son of Steve and ...



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.



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 ...



Apple Harvest Parade Lineup  Martinsburg Journal

Advanced Division, 1400 Block King Street and Illinois, by the church A1 – Sheriff's Department, escort car A2 – Norwalk antique cars A3 – Norwalk antique cars ...



Berkeley County Schools community seeks to maintain Project AWARE's momentum  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Sometimes what can prevent a person from receiving mental health care is the reluctance to seek it out in the first place. And that reluctance ...



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 ...



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

MARTINSBURG — Catherine Fletcher had finally had enough.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Boyd Seibert Butts | Obituaries  The Winchester Star

On Monday, March 4, 2019 Boyd Seibert Butts, loving husband and father of 5 children, passed away at the Berkeley Medical Center surrounded by family.



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 ...



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 ...



Article riles up Church | Sports Columns  Martinsburg Journal

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



Five Eastern Panhandle students selected as honorary Secretary of State  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va.— Secretary of State Mac Warner announced on Friday that five Eastern Panhandle students had been selected as an honorary ...



Youth achievements dominate county council meeting  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Youth achievements dominated the room as the Berkeley County Council recognized the “hard work” of local Eagle Scouts, an honorary ...



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.



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, ...



'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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Jillian Lane McMellen  Martinsburg Journal

Jillian Lane McMellen, 35, of Hedgesville, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019. She was born Aug. 9, 1983, in Winchester, Virginia, to Anthony McMellen Sr.



Judy A. Michael  Martinsburg Journal

Taking the hand of the angel, Judy A. Michael, 65, of Martinsburg, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at the home she loved with her devoted husband by ...



Berkeley County Schools board opts for nationwide superintendent search  Martinsburg Journal

The Berkeley County Schools Board of Education voted unanimously, among the four board members present, to conduct a nationwide search for a ...



Berkeley, Jefferson stand together amid statewide walkout  Martinsburg Journal

BY TIM COOK and ADRANISHA STEPHENS tcook@journal-news.net, astephens@journal-news.net HEDGESVILLE—Teachers and other public employees ...



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 ...



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.



Manny Arvon retires; interim superintendent approved  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — The Berkeley County Board of Education unanimously approved the early retirement of longtime Berkeley County Schools Superintendent ...



Sen. Manchin to nominate 38 West Virginia students to U.S. service academies  WV News

WASHINGTON — Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., on Wednesday said he will be nominating 38 West Virginia students to U.S. *service* academies throughout the ...



Team effort: Hedgesville girls hold off Jefferson  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — As the Hedgesville girls basketball team walked away with a 41-32 win over Jefferson on Wednesday, all Ben Merica could say was it was a ...



Crime Report  Martinsburg Journal

Editor's note: An arraignment is a formal reading of a criminal charge and is merely an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven ...



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.



Sens. Capito, Manchin Nominate Four Local Students to Service Academies  Wheeling Intelligencer

WHEELING - U.S. Sens. Shelley Capito, R-W.Va., and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., have nominated several dozen state students - four from the local area - to the ...



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.



Undefeated Eagles score 33 runs, allow none in DH sweep  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — The Hedesville baseball team came out firing on all cylinders on Saturday in Game 1 of its doubleheader, taking on Elk Lake, Pennsylvania.



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 ...



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.



Local athletes looking to return to action with warmer weather  Martinsburg Journal

After some cold, windy and rainy weather last week, the local athletes are hoping for some more spring-like weather this week. The only rain predicted for this ...



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 ...



EQT scholarship recipients told to work hard, follow their passions  WV News

CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice told recipients of the EQT Students of Excellence scholarships Saturday they need to work hard in order to achieve their ...



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 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 ...



Local football has successful week | Local Sports | journal-news.net  Martinsburg Journal

It may be a little early for playoff thoughts, but if high school playoffs started this week, five Eastern Panhandle teams would have made the playoffs. Three of ...



‘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 ...



Together again: Former Bulldogs see success at helm of wrestling program  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — Ten years ago, Dylan Tryon and Chris Parker were teammates on the Martinsburg wrestling team. Tryon was in his senior year, while Parker ...



Martinsburg Police investigating 'suspicious' death at Oatsdale Park  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — The Martinsburg Police Department is investigating a death at Oatsdale Park, the department said in a press release Monday evening.



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.



Looking back at 2012 in West Virginia HS athletics - WV MetroNews  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 ...



'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 ...



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.



Police: Martinsburg couple charged in sweepstakes scam  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — A Martinsburg couple was arrested on multiple felony charges after allegedly receiving more than $10000 from an elderly victim after ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Hedgesville at Musselman boys basketball  TheJournalNewsOnline



Meeting held ahead of W.Va. 9 sewer line vote  Martinsburg Journal

CHARLES TOWN — The Charles Town City Council held a two-and-a-half-hour long special meeting Wednesday to discuss the details and possible ...



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

HEDGESVILLE—Hedgesville High School students are participating in a “Real Care Babies” program, where students learn about childcare, parenting skills ...



Man arrested after allegedly shooting stolen firearm at Bunker Hill club  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — A 32-year-old man was arrested early Friday morning after allegedly firing five or six shots at the Elysium Gentlemen's Club in Bunker Hill ...



17-year-old high school student beats sitting W.Va. lawmaker in GOP primary  Fox News

After Tuesday's GOP primary, a 17-year-old is one election away from becoming the youngest state lawmaker in West Virginia history.



Wheeling Park High School Students Named West Virginia University Foundation Scholars  Wheeling Intelligencer

MORGANTOWN — Two Wheeling Park High School students — Adam Craig and Miriam Demasi — are among this year's five West Virginia University ...



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 ...



Warming Hands and Hearts campaign kicks off this month  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG – As the weather becomes colder, those who cannot afford to keep their homes heated due to financial reasons suffer. Families struggling to ...



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

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



Crime Report Nov. 14  Martinsburg Journal

Hannah Alice Lockhart, 28, of Wilson Boulevard, Winchester, Virginia, was arraigned Thursday in Berkeley County Magistrate Court on the misdemeanor ...



W.Va. roadway dedicated to officer killed in the line of duty  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A new road sign was dedicated Sunday afternoon in memory of John Lewis Burkett III, a Berkley County Sheriff's Office deputy who ...



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 ...



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,



Bulldogs knock off unbeaten Eagles  Martinsburg Journal

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



Volunteer fire department renovation celebrated  Martinsburg Journal

HEDGESVILLE — The renovation of the Hedgesville Fire Department, Fire Station 70, on Mountain Lake Road has begun and an open house celebration was ...



Toys for Tots gears up for Christmas  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG – According to Toys for Tots Regional Coordinator Paul Turner, the organization helps 8000 children in the area every year at Christmas.



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.'



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.



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