Umstead: 250 Commemoration Events Largely Finished, but History Lessons Continue

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — The year-long commemoration of Berkeley County’s 250th year reached its pinnacle with a ‘bang’ Sunday. That’s when residents were invited to attend an hours-long celebration at the Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport with live entertainment that culminated in a fireworks show. Matt Umstead, Chair of Berkeley County 250th Commemoration Steering Committee and…