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Governor Justice to loosen stay-at-home restrictions

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice announced he will lift the state’s stay-at-home order, moving toward a less restrictive approach.  A “safer-at-home” approach will go into effect on Monday, May 4 at 12...

Community spotlight: Andy Ridenour and Mary Watters

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. – Married couple Andy Ridenour and Mary Watters live in Shepherd Village in Shepherdstown. Ridenour is retired from West Virginia Public Broadcasting and is a co-founder of the NPR radio show Mountain Stage. Mary...

The Willoughbys offers something for everybody

Kris Pearns’ The Willoughbys is a deranged, non-stop, loveable tale about what it means to be a family. It’s a story that we have heard thousands of times, but hardly ever this silly, and...
Photo of Cathy Kunkel. Photo courtesy of Campaign Manager Dan Taylor.

Getting to know 2020 congressional candidate Cathy Kunkel

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. – Cathy Kunkel is running for Congress as a Democrat in the 2nd Congressional District of West Virginia. In a recent interview, Kunkel said she believes that West Virginia deserves better leadership in...

Shepherd baseball momentum halted by COVID-19

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - Cancellations due to COVID-19 made a March 8 game versus Lock Haven University in Wilson, N.C. the last Shepherd Rams baseball game of the 2020 season.  The baseball team that had just...

Top ten “stay at home” movies for your quarantainment

Now that everybody is stuck at home due to the COVID-19 virus, things feel lonely and time moves sluggishly. The remedy? A list of ten handpicked films from your friendly SUPicket curator to help...

Pixar wows again with “Onward” (Spoilers)

Pixar wows again with the strangest premise yet: two brothers in a fantasy setting who will stop at nothing to bring back their father for 24 hours. Onward is the most alike to a...

Community gives support as Food Lion employees face shortages

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Due to COVID-19, the Food Lion in Shepherdstown has been running low on certain essential goods. In response, the Shepherdstown community has lent a hand to employees. John Antolini, Food Lion lead stocker,...

Winbush discusses financial impact on athletics, more potential cancellations due to COVID-19

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - Due to cancellations from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Shepherd University athletic department will save funds that were to be used on travel while revenue gained from fundraisers and summer camps may...

A Commentary of the Rude Mechanicals performance at Wilson College

Preforming in the Key Note presentation at the Wilson College was a rewarding experience. I was able to take part in an event that would lay heavily on the hearts and minds of others...

Shepherd to add men’s and women’s cross country programs

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Shepherd University will offer men’s and women’s cross country as varsity sports starting in fall 2020, Vice President for Athletics Chauncey Winbush announced on Tuesday. In a statement released by the Shepherd...

Beeman, Clayton and McLaughlin named to all-conference team

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - Three Shepherd women's basketball players were named to the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference all-conference team, the league announced on Thursday. Freshman Abby Beeman and junior Sydney Clayton were named first team all-conference...
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