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MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Berkeley County Sheriff Nathan Harmon says an investigation is ongoing after numerous shots were fired at a Berkeley County motel, possibly striking an individual. In a statement issued early Tuesday, Sheriff Harmon says the call came in just after 11 a.m. to the Motel 6 on Hammonds Mill Road in Falling Waters. […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: April 13, 2021, 11:08 am
A Martinsburg man described as a ‘habitual offender’ was sentenced Monday to 32 years to life in prison. Jefferson County Prosecutor Matt Harvey says 37-year-old Kevin Ray Fowler, Jr. of Martinsburg, West Virginia had been convicted back in November of Robbery in the First Degree, Burglary, Felony Conspiracy and pronounced guilty of 16 counts of […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: March 24, 2021, 2:04 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Berkeley County Sheriff Nathan Harmon says his department knows who the two males are who were shooting BB guns at a school bus and other vehicles last week. The call came in just after 3 in the afternoon on March 18th. Deputies were called to the 5800 block of Williamsport Pike where […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: March 23, 2021, 10:55 am
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — Jefferson County’s Active Cases are 211 as of Sunday’s report. That’s 50 more active COVID-19 cases than the county had logged on Thursday. Both Jefferson and Washington High Schools will be on remote learning this week. That means no high school sports will take place. Meanwhile, Berkeley County is orange on […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: March 22, 2021, 12:27 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — There is a growing concern among some residents in Berkeley County that vaccines are not being distributed equitably among counties. In a social media post Thursday, one Musselman High School mother encouraged residents to “contact the Governor’s office and ask why our region is not being supplied adequate vaccine for our population.” […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: March 18, 2021, 2:59 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – The Martinsburg Police Department was particularly busy Friday as they conducted two significant arrests. The first one was early Friday when Patrol Officers Boursiquot and Conner responded to a disturbance call at the Red Roof Inn and realized it was a domestic. Further investigation led the officers to locate marijuana and suspected […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: March 10, 2021, 12:49 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Last year when a lot of Berkeley County residents were working and schooling at home, the Berkeley County Solid Waste Authority’s Clint Hogbin says they were filling tractor trailers full of plastics and paper faster than they could get them emptied some times. Friday morning, though, Hogbin announced they are halting collection […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: March 5, 2021, 12:45 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A suspect is now under arrest following a string of breaking and entering cases in the city of Martinsburg. The Martinsburg Police Department reports 19-year-old Joseph D. Long has been charged with 13 counts of Breaking & Entering, 4 counts of Grand Larceny, along with 3 counts of Conspiracy (to commit associated […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: March 4, 2021, 1:01 pm
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — WVU Medicine East is teaming up with health departments in Berkeley and Jefferson Counties to assist those signed up on the statewide vaccinate.wv.gov site to secure their appointments. Berkeley/Morgan Health Department Chief Bill Kearns says, “Working with WVU and Berkeley Medical Center, we are collecting people registered through the state’s Everbridge system, […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: March 2, 2021, 1:22 pm
HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. — High school counselors in the Panhandle want area seniors to know that the application for the PROMISE scholarship is due by March 1st. Normally by this time, high schoolers have had frequent morning announcements and in-person workshops to make sure the $4,750 a year scholarship application is submitted, but this year, with […]
Author: marshakavalek
Posted: February 26, 2021, 3:16 pm