May 23, 2020

The Biggest Carp Yet.

The biggest carp we have ever heard of in this section was captured last Monday below Shepherdstown, near Flanagan’s quarries, by Mr. A. M. Hopper and […]
May 22, 2020

Death Notice: Robert Hopper

Robert Hopper, an estimable young man of Bakerton, died yesterday, after a long illness from consumption, age 18 years. The funeral takes place tomorrow.
April 1, 2019

West Virginia & It’s People – Flanagan

FLANAGAN — Among the industrious Irish-American citizens now residing in West Virginia may be named the Flanagan family, which was first represented in America in 1798 […]
July 31, 2018

Obituary: Alice Flanagan Hopper

Just before we go to press we learn of the death of Mrs. Alice Hopper, a lifelong resident of the Bakerton neighborhood, which occurred this morning […]
July 30, 2018

Obituary: Laura Frances Moler

Crossing To The Other Shore. It is with regret that we announce the death of Mrs. Laura Frances Moler, which occurred last Sunday afternoon. She had […]
July 20, 2018

Interests in Flanagan Quarry Sold To Washington Building Lime

James Flanagan, Mrs. Alice Lee Hopper, Mrs. Laura F. Moler, and Mrs. Mary C. Licklider have sold their interests in the Flanagan limestone quarries near Bakerton […]
July 19, 2018

Junior Epworth League Holds First Meeting

The Junior Epworth League at Bakerton held its first meeting since its organization last Sunday afternoon. The officers for this year are as follows: Superintendent, Mrs. […]
July 19, 2018

Bakerton Pupils Neither Absent nor Tardy

The pupils from the Bakerton school who were neither absent nor tardy during the term are Martha Welsh, Essie Welsh, Laura Hopper, Janie Moore, Edith Geary, […]
July 19, 2018

John G. Flanagan Suddenly Passes Away

Passing Away. We regret to announce the passing of another estimable Jefferson county citizen in the death of Mr. John Griggs Flanagan, who died very suddenly […]
July 19, 2018

The Flanagan/Powell Wedding

There was a very pretty wedding in the Southern Methodist church in Shepherdstown at a quarter of eight o’clock last night, when Mr. Alvey Flanagan, of […]