December 4, 2019

Molers Crossroads History

Delving into old records of early land grants, you will find that tracts of land were taken up in this section along the Potomac River just as early as those nearer the tiny village of Mecklenburg […]
July 30, 2018

Obituary: William Locher Reinhart

Postmaster William Locher Reinhart, one of Shepherdstown’s best-known residents, died at his home in this place last Saturday morning, at the age of 71 years, 9 months and 14 days. His death had been anticipated, as […]
July 22, 2018

Obituary: James Smith Flanagan

Mr. James Flanagan, a lifelong resident of Jefferson county and a respected farmer of the Bakerton neighborhood, died Tuesday morning at the age of 69 years. He had been in failing health for the past year […]
July 20, 2018

Burke, Knox, visit James Flanagan

Mr. M. M. Burke and his daughters, Miss Katie and Miss Irena, and Mrs. Hannah Knox, of Washington, are visiting at Mr. James Flanagan’s at Bakerton.