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The Martinsburg Journal
Journal Junction for May 27Inwood: I had the privilege of attending two of the four Berkeley County gradu
Journal Junction for May 27
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
Inwood: I had the privilege of attending two of the four Berkeley County graduation ceremonies. How unfortunate that Martinsburg High School neglected to recognize their top 10 students. Hedgesville High School on the other hand had their top... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Family files FOIA request after shooting death by police2016 press release, the DOJ state it had insufficient evidence to pursue federa
Family files FOIA request after shooting death by police
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
2016 press release, the DOJ state it had insufficient evidence to pursue federal criminal civil rights charges against five Martinsburg Police Department officers. "It is mine and many others concern that your decision has only empowered and... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Rebecca D. ManorBorn June 29, 1984, in Martinsburg, she is the daughter of Debra Stotler Manor-
Rebecca D. Manor
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
Born June 29, 1984, in Martinsburg, she is the daughter of Debra Stotler Manor-Brown and the late Lester Ray Manor. Rebecca was a strong fighter, loved her children and family above all. In addition to her mother, she is survived by five sons,... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Mary E. JohnstonCharles Town, with Dr. Henry Christie officiating. Interment will be held at a
Mary E. Johnston
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
Charles Town, with Dr. Henry Christie officiating. Interment will be held at a later date at Pleasant View Memory Gardens, Martinsburg. Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and from 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the funeral... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Journal Junction For May 26Presbyterian Church on Sunday afternoon, and it was just wonderful. I look forw
Journal Junction For May 26
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
Presbyterian Church on Sunday afternoon, and it was just wonderful. I look forward to more concerts in the future. From Martinsburg: Within the context of Jason Baker's repeated position of opposing the police chief's initiatives to attack the... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Ex-con runs for council seat, admits to past errorstook a firm stance in support of the proposed drug treatment and rehabilitation
Ex-con runs for council seat, admits to past errors
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
took a firm stance in support of the proposed drug treatment and rehabilitation facility within the City of Martinsburg. "We have to eradicate (the drug problem) through education and prevention, not arrests," Hopkins said. "We... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Michael P. Rolanin Newport, Vermont. He later served at the Danielson Church of Nazarene in Dan
Michael P. Rolan
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
in Newport, Vermont. He later served at the Danielson Church of Nazarene in Danielson, Connecticut and last served at the Martinsburg Church of the Nazarene. He was a kind, compassionate person with a great sense of humor. He loved to laugh and... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Journal Junction for May 25else see the connection? Will we wake up in time and stop acting like federal g
Journal Junction for May 25
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
else see the connection? Will we wake up in time and stop acting like federal grant dollars just fall from the trees? From Martinsburg: Obama continues to stir the pot and rewrite history. He is now selling weapons to Vietnam and visiting... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Ronald P. MurphyBorn April 29, 1947, in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Paul Dudley Mur
Ronald P. Murphy
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Born April 29, 1947, in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Paul Dudley Murphy and Dorothy Marie Stewart Murphy. Ron was born and raised in Hedgesville and graduated from Hedgesville High with the class of 1965. After high school, Ron served our... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Bertha Gail Tinsmanwhere Gail began her career with Giant Food as a meat wrapper until retirement
Bertha Gail Tinsman
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
where Gail began her career with Giant Food as a meat wrapper until retirement after 32 years. Then they later moved to Martinsburg, to settle and raise their family on what is known as "Rainbow Ends." Gail and Bob, along with two of the... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Gabriel E. HurstHe was born Dec. 13, 2014, in Martinsburg. He enjoyed watching the Mickey Mous
Gabriel E. Hurst
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
He was born Dec. 13, 2014, in Martinsburg. He enjoyed watching the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. He lit up the room with his presence and was best friends with his big brother, who he adored. Gabriel loved to sleep with his musical teddy bear. In... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Martinsburg grads dream big as school years endfrom a town just outside Mumbai, India, has been part of the Rotary exchange pr
Martinsburg grads dream big as school years end
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
from a town just outside Mumbai, India, has been part of the Rotary exchange program for the last 10 months while attending Martinsburg High School. Before she came to the United States, being part of a high school graduation ceremony seemed almost... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Big dogsceremony. Dr. William Queen, president of the Berkeley County Board of Educati
Big dogs
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
ceremony. Dr. William Queen, president of the Berkeley County Board of Education, presents Blane Gilmer with a diploma. Martinsburg High School Senior Class President Sara DeJarnett shares her memories of the past year. Martinsburg High School... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Journal Junction for May 24else see the connection? Will we wake up in time and stop acting like federal g
Journal Junction for May 24
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
else see the connection? Will we wake up in time and stop acting like federal grant dollars just fall from the trees? From Martinsburg: Obama continues to stir the pot and rewrite history. He is now selling weapons to Vietnam and visiting... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Briefcasethe merger, there are now eight branch locations: three in Johnstown, two in Al
Briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
the merger, there are now eight branch locations: three in Johnstown, two in Altoona and one each in Davidsville, Martinsburg and Duncansville. Members also have access to 10 ATM locations. Customer celebration set LORETTO - Vale Wood... Read more
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Zero Hedge
CNN Lashes Out At Trump Over Vince Foster "Conspiracy", Rushes To Hillary's Defensewas investigating the “October Surprise”, INSLAW and BCCI. Danny was found dea
CNN Lashes Out At Trump Over Vince Foster "Conspiracy", Rushes To Hillary's Defense
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
was investigating the “October Surprise”, INSLAW and BCCI. Danny was found dead in a bathtub in a Sheraton Hotel room in Martinsburg, West Virginia. Danny was staying at the hotel while keeping appointments in the DC area pertinent to his... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Historical Society Restores Martinsburg LandmarkIn 1805, General Walter Martin built a mansion in Martinsburg, south of Lowvill
Historical Society Restores Martinsburg Landmark
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 2 days ago
In 1805, General Walter Martin built a mansion in Martinsburg, south of Lowville. By the 1830s, General Martin added two wings onto the mansion for his growing family. "The two sons and their wives that lived in the building couldn't get along, so... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lawrence B. Hill, 89, a resident of Homewood at Martinsburg, died Saturday. He was born in Min
Lawrence B. Hill
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
, 89, a resident of Homewood at Martinsburg, died Saturday. He was born in Minot, N.D., son of the late Thomas B. and Mina (Card) Hill. Surviving are his wife, Marilyn; two children: Kathy and Diane; five grandchildren; and four... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sondra Jane Detwiler, 57, Martinsburg, passed away Sunday morning. She was born in Williamsburg, d
Sondra Jane Detwiler
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
, 57, Martinsburg, passed away Sunday morning. She was born in Williamsburg, daughter of the late Catherine A. (Miller) Biddle. Surviving are her husband, Glenn; four children: Lisa, Bryon, Isaac and Adam; and six grandchildren.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Airports at risk of losing gov’t subsidyAirport Manager Tracy Plessinger stressed Monday that the notice has no impact
Airports at risk of losing gov’t subsidy
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Airport Manager Tracy Plessinger stressed Monday that the notice has no impact on flights booked through fall between Martinsburg and Pittsburgh. Southern Airways Express, the company which currently serves the airport, holds a contract valid... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
The End Zone: May 24be found at musselmanathletics.org or can be picked up at the front office of M
The End Zone: May 24
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
be found at musselmanathletics.org or can be picked up at the front office of Musselman High School. Mighty Mites Camps Martinsburg-Berkeley County Parks and?Recreation is accepting registration for the 2016 Mighty Mites Basketball Camp. The... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Stephen D. BoydA 1984 graduate of Martinsburg High School, he studied film and TV production a
Stephen D. Boyd
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
A 1984 graduate of Martinsburg High School, he studied film and TV production at West Virginia State College/University, earning his degree in 1987. Steve started out early doing photography - winning his first national award at age 13. After... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Cheers!: Shepherdstown wise to get ahead of Brunch Bill gamelocation in West Virginia to capitalize on this opportunity, and other home rul
Cheers!: Shepherdstown wise to get ahead of Brunch Bill game
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
location in West Virginia to capitalize on this opportunity, and other home rule municipalities in the area - including Martinsburg - should soon to follow. And by November, we are hopeful voters have seen the positives of this measure far... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Ophelia M. OrndorffTown Road, Kearneysville, WV 25430. Services will be officiated by the Rev. Bry
Ophelia M. Orndorff
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Town Road, Kearneysville, WV 25430. Services will be officiated by the Rev. Bryan Dugger of West View Baptist Church, Martinsburg. Reception to follow at West View Baptist Church, 301 South Louisiana Ave., Martinsburg, WV 25401. Memorial... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Bernice L. WhetzelFuneral Home, Charles Town, with Dr. Henry Christie officiating. Interment will
Bernice L. Whetzel
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Funeral Home, Charles Town, with Dr. Henry Christie officiating. Interment will be held at Pleasant View Memory Gardens, Martinsburg. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 27, 2016, at the funeral home. Please sign the online... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Historical television series filmed in Berkeley and Jefferson to air in Junewhich spans the years of 1865 and 1890 in the aftermath of the Civil War, will
Historical television series filmed in Berkeley and Jefferson to air in June
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
which spans the years of 1865 and 1890 in the aftermath of the Civil War, will air June 11 at 10 p.m. Laura Gassler, Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention and Visitors Bureau's executive director, said there have been six filmings in... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Martinsburg senior earns himself a full-ride to WVU collegeMARTINSBURG-Senior David Laub of Martinsburg High School always knew he wanted
Martinsburg senior earns himself a full-ride to WVU college
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
MARTINSBURG-Senior David Laub of Martinsburg High School always knew he wanted to go to college, but he knew he had to work hard in order to make that dream a reality. "From a young age when they start putting you into gifted programs, I knew that I... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
'The American West' mini-series, filmed in West Virginia, set to premiere on AMC June 11development not usually prevalent in this area, and we would love to see more,"
'The American West' mini-series, filmed in West Virginia, set to premiere on AMC June 11
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
development not usually prevalent in this area, and we would love to see more," Laura Gassler, executive director of the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention and Visitors Bureau, said in a news release. "The hotels, restaurants, and residents... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Maj. Randy WrightOperations officer, 167th Operations Support Squadron, W.Va. Air National Guard
Maj. Randy Wright
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Operations officer, 167th Operations Support Squadron, W.Va. Air National Guard Martinsburg, Age 37 First Paying Job: I would mow lawns, make hay and build and paint fences. My big dream or ambition is: To thru-hike the Appalachian Trail with my... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Local entities join together for film screening about drugsMARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Hundreds of community leaders, students and parents p
Local entities join together for film screening about drugs
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Hundreds of community leaders, students and parents packed Martinsburg High School's auditorium to view "Chasing the Dragon-The Life of An Opiate Addict, " a documentary film produced by the Federal Bureau of Investigation... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sondra Jane Detwiler, 57, Martinsburg, died Sunday morning, May 22, 2016, at UPMC Altoona after a c
Sondra Jane Detwiler
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
, 57, Martinsburg, died Sunday morning, May 22, 2016, at UPMC Altoona after a courageous fight with cancer. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and from 6 until the 8 p.m. funeral service Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at John K. Bolger... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
James D. ‘Jim’ BoorDebra L. Stitt on Aug. 18, 1967, in Duncansville. Surviving are his wife of New
James D. ‘Jim’ Boor
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Debra L. Stitt on Aug. 18, 1967, in Duncansville. Surviving are his wife of New Enterprise; his stepmother, Lois Boor of Martinsburg; three sons: Douglas J. of Campbell, N.Y., Michael T. of York and Jerry P. of Pleasantville, N.J.; four siblings:... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Charles W. Dozier Jr.Road, Harpers Ferry, with the Rev. Walter Jackson officiating. Interment will b
Charles W. Dozier Jr.
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Road, Harpers Ferry, with the Rev. Walter Jackson officiating. Interment will be in Pleasant View Memory Gardens in Martinsburg. The family will receive friends from 5 to7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed at... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Hitting the Iceboss also marvels at how the parents of the players have connected as some of t
Hitting the Ice
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
boss also marvels at how the parents of the players have connected as some of the players have gravitated from the Martinsburg In-Line Hockey League to the Vipers on ice. The now-teammates often were on teams against each other on the... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Cougars, Cardinals expect tough gameMills goes into the game at 19-13, though at one stretch the Cardinals were 9-9
Cougars, Cardinals expect tough game
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Mills goes into the game at 19-13, though at one stretch the Cardinals were 9-9 and reeling somewhat after a 4-3 loss to Martinsburg. "We look at Martinsburg as a turning point for us," Salfia said. All phases of the Cardinals' game have come... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Journal Junction for May 23feel bad for the pit bull that had to be shot, it wasn't the dog's fault that t
Journal Junction for May 23
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
feel bad for the pit bull that had to be shot, it wasn't the dog's fault that the owner couldn't control it. From Martinsburg: What has happened to the local Democratic party, all the vacancies in the primary with no one running for... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Kenneth JacobsJohn Conner, whose friendship and dedication will not soon be forgotten. Kenne
Kenneth Jacobs
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
John Conner, whose friendship and dedication will not soon be forgotten. Kenneth was a member of Bethel Assembly of God in Martinsburg. He retired in 1982, after serving as a blacksmith for 35 years for B & O Railroad. He will be remembered as a... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Sunday morning brunch-goers enjoy mid-morning drinksmust seek a referendum on the issue, which is expected to be on the Nov. 8 gene
Sunday morning brunch-goers enjoy mid-morning drinks
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 4 days ago
must seek a referendum on the issue, which is expected to be on the Nov. 8 general election ballot in both counties. Both Martinsburg and Ranson are using their home rule status to draft ordinances to approved Sunday sales. -Staff Writer Katiann... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Local entities join together for film screening about drugsMARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Hundreds of community leaders, students and parents p
Local entities join together for film screening about drugs
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Hundreds of community leaders, students and parents packed Martinsburg High School's auditorium to view "Chasing the Dragon-The Life of An Opiate Addict, " a documentary film produced by the Federal Bureau of Investigation... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Populationall lost population, though, notably, Parkersburg lost only 63 residents betwee
Population
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
all lost population, though, notably, Parkersburg lost only 63 residents between 2014 and 2015. Meanwhile, Morgantown and Martinsburg gained population. Morgantown's success is no secret. A university and hospital system provided the foundation... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Local entities join together for film screening about drugsMARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Hundreds of community leaders, students and parents p
Local entities join together for film screening about drugs
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Hundreds of community leaders, students and parents packed Martinsburg High School's auditorium to view "Chasing the Dragon-The Life of An Opiate Addict, " a documentary film produced by the Federal Bureau of Investigation... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Why we need to celebrate Memorial DayMemorial Day parades are hard to find anymore, but there are many Memorial Day
Why we need to celebrate Memorial Day
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Memorial Day parades are hard to find anymore, but there are many Memorial Day services throughout the region. Two of the best are at War Memorial Park in Martinsburg and Rest Haven Cemetery in Hagerstown. Always remember: Freedom... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
John W. Fergusonhe was the son of Raymond Arthur Ferguson and Dorothy Elizabeth Louise (Sorrell
John W. Ferguson
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
he was the son of Raymond Arthur Ferguson and Dorothy Elizabeth Louise (Sorrell) Simms. He attended 365 Church in Martinsburg. He is survived by his children, Jessica, Elizabeth, Jennifer, Victoria and Madison Ferguson; three brothers,... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
John T. Clark Jr.Keri, of Natick, Massachusetts; sons, Jackson and Tyler; daughter, Meghan Myers
John T. Clark Jr.
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Keri, of Natick, Massachusetts; sons, Jackson and Tyler; daughter, Meghan Myers and husband, Chris, and son, Lincoln, of Martinsburg; daughter, Erin Eskins and husband, Brian, and sons, Owen and Austin, of Charleston; son, Kevin Clark and wife,... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Jeffery S. ReynoldsHe was born July 30, 1963, in Martinsburg, and is the stepson of the late Kenne
Jeffery S. Reynolds
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
He was born July 30, 1963, in Martinsburg, and is the stepson of the late Kenneth Ambrose. Growing up, he had many talents and friends. He enjoyed playing golf every chance he got. He loved his NASCAR and WV football. Jeff is survived by his... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Young victim discusses coping with abuseMARTINSBURG - S.G. was 7 years old when Berkeley County deputies finally starte
Young victim discusses coping with abuse
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
MARTINSBURG - S.G. was 7 years old when Berkeley County deputies finally started investigating the abuse. On April 22, 2014, deputies responded to a house in southern Berkeley County for reports of a domestic disturbance. They met S.G.'s mother,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
George M. VerbitVerbit of Grand Junction, Colo.; a grandson, Demitrios Verbit of Loveland, Colo
George M. Verbit
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Verbit of Grand Junction, Colo.; a grandson, Demitrios Verbit of Loveland, Colo.; and a brother, Jerome (Sheri) Verbit of Martinsburg. He was preceded in death by his stepmother, Mildred Hoffman Replogle Verbit. George worked at Lawrence... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Journal Junction for May 21Why does the Jefferson County Humane Society constantly have adoption events at
Journal Junction for May 21
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Why does the Jefferson County Humane Society constantly have adoption events at the Martinsburg PetSmart, but the Berkeley County Humane Society never has? I very rarely see any fundraiser/adoption events by the Berkeley County Humane Society; it's a... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Our son’s graduation and Starfleet AcademyI might have to get Enterprise's captain to start opening the bar in Ten-Forwar
Our son’s graduation and Starfleet Academy
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 6 days ago
I might have to get Enterprise's captain to start opening the bar in Ten-Forward a little early. Giles Snyder lives in Martinsburg with his wife and two kids. You can follow @GilesSnyder on Twitter, find him on Facebook or keep up with him... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Gabriel E. HurstHe was born Dec. 13, 2014 in Martinsburg. He enjoyed watching the Mickey Mouse
Gabriel E. Hurst
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 6 days ago
He was born Dec. 13, 2014 in Martinsburg. He enjoyed watching the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. He lit up the room with his presence and was best friends with his big brother, who he adored. Gabriel loved to sleep with his musical teddy bear. In addition... Read more
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