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The Hauntings of Shepherd

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va.,  -  Shepherdstown is the oldest town in West Virginia and is 30 years older than the country. The town is filled with history and is historically remembered for James Rumsey's invention of...

The Queen’s Gambit Review

I rarely watch television, and have never covered a limited series before, but after watching Netflix’s The Queen’s Gambit, I felt compelled to. It isn’t often that professional chess is represented in new media....

Get in the Halloween spirit by exploring these caves near Shepherdstown

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rk25BJuW2yI By Amanda Barber SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. – The COVID-19 pandemic has posed a challenge for Shepherd University students to find ways to have fun while remaining safe. Trying to keep students healthy, clubs and organizations have...

Shepherd to Continue Surveillance Testing

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - To combat the ongoing pandemic of COVID-19, Shepherd University has been administering random testing In the Storer Ball Room on the third floor of Rams Den. These tests are mandated by...

Campus Clubs See Participation Plunge

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - While most classes have moved online and students are still trying to adjust, there is another aspect of campus life that is also adjusting. Clubs and organizations. I spoke with members of...
ACLU-WV voter hotline info. Photo courtesy of the ALCU-WV.

ACLU-WV offers 2020 Election Protection Hotline

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The American Civil Liberties Union of West Virginia (ACLU-WV) is working to prevent voter intimidation and reduce confusion by hosting their 2020 Election Protection Hotline.  West Virginia voters are encouraged to call...

COVID-19 Challenges Students Online and In-Person

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - Gone are the packed lecture halls, frat parties, tailgating, and popping in and out of your professor’s office looking for clarity on the days lecture. Replaced now with mask requirements, social distancing...

Shepherd Athletics Adjust to COVID-19

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - When training and competition came to a screeching halt in the middle of March due to COVID-19, college athletic programs were left questioning what was happening next. Fast forward to mid-July,...

7-Eleven Employees Cope with COVID-19

Shepherdstown W.Va.,- While being labeled “essential,” workers are describing the conditions that COVID-19 has put them in. Tight restrictions, new policies and consistent daily work changes have left some employees feeling defeated during the virus.   In Petersburg, West Virginia, 7-Eleven...

Shepherd University To Host Drive-In

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - Shepherd University will be hosting a drive-in Sunday Oct. 18 showing Halloweentown in H-Lot. Cars will be allowed to start parking at 7:15 p.m and the film begins at 8 p.m. Students,...

Megan and Tory: What’s Next?

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va., - On July 12, 2020, famous rappers Megan Thee Stallion and Tory Lanez, were hanging out with billionaire socialite Kylie Jenner, at her private pool party. Posts of the three at the...

Hubie Halloween Review (Spoilers)

We couldn’t have asked for a worse film than Hubie Halloween. Adam Sandler, after giving one of the best acting performances of the last decade in Uncut Gems, returns with the most god-awful halloween...
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