May 2, 2024

Dinner Party in Honor of Marriage of Miller & Hetzel

Miss Frances Magruder will entertain at a supper party this evening at her home on old Georgetown road, at Alta Vista, Md., in honor of Miss Ray Miller, whose marriage to Mr. Lowell H. Hetzel, of […]
May 2, 2024

Marriage: Ray Miller wed to Lowell H. Hetzel

The Mount Vernon Place M. E. Church South was the scene of a very pretty wedding last evening when Miss Ray Miller, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David N. Miller of Alta Vista, Md., was […]
August 17, 2023

Grand Jury

GRAND JURY RETURNS MANY INDICTMENTSIgnores Charge of Violating Policy Law Against Johnson. The grand jury for the January term in its final presentment reported indictments against the following persons for offenses mentioned: Charles R. Erdman, violation […]
July 28, 2023

Raid excitement still prevails.

The utmost excitement still prevails in this region, caused from a telegraphic dispatch, received from New York, by Mr. Barbour of Harper’s Ferry, stating that a band of armed men will come from that State, to […]
July 18, 2023

Activities in parts of Old Jefferson

The Charlestown and Washington City Improvement Company, has very beautiful residence sites in the eastern suburbs of town, and the engineers are dividing and subdividing the lands of the company to the best advantage, whilst energetic […]
December 11, 2020

Hagerstown ravaged, Cholera.

THE CHOLERA.The angel of death has been busy among us during the past week. The pestilence that “walketh in darkness and wasteth in noon-day,” has left sad mementoes of its visitation. The cholera has numbered several […]
December 10, 2020

Events from 1832 – 1837, The Cholera

Early in the spring of 1832 the news went abroad over the country that Asiatic cholera, then but little known in this country, had appeared in Montreal. A vague alarm was left, which was increased among […]
May 22, 2020

A Pleasant Day in the Country (Bakerton).

In company with Prof. Thos. C. Miller and Prof. and Mrs. Walter M. Duke, the editor of the Register spent a very pleasant day last Saturday in the Bakerton neighborhood. A good country dinner was enjoyed […]
May 20, 2020

Shepherdstown Graded School Commencement

May 19, 2020

Sale of George W. Caton Place

The real estate of the late Geo. W. Caton, consisting of two houses and about five acres of land near the old cement mill, east of town, was sold last Saturday at public sale by Walter […]
December 4, 2019

Knight Tournament

On Saturday last , it was our pleasure to be present at the Tournament at Reinhart’s School House, where a large number of persons had gathered to witness the equestrian exercises, and to take part in the […]
April 3, 2019

Death Certificate: Albertus Arwine Lamon

Place of Death Jefferson [County] District Harpers Ferry Town or City Bakerton Full Name Albertus Arwine Lamon Residence No. Bakerton Personal and Statistical Particulars Sex M Color or Race W Single, Married, Widowed, or Divorced Married […]
September 18, 2018

Miller, Deaner, and Myers visit California

Messrs. JOHN S. MILLER, of Boonsboro, Md., and son of Mr. John Miller of Duffield’s Depot, this County, HARRY DEANER, of Boonsboro’, Md., and a Mr. MYERS, of Sharpsburg, Md., left on Monday of last week […]
September 17, 2018

Letters Remaining At Shepherdstown, March 1860 Quarter

List of Letters REMAINING in the Post-office at Shepherdstown, for the quarter ending March 31: J. S. Batter, Ellen Barker, David Ceafollery, James Dixon, W. S. Fletcher, James Hunter, Parker H. Hensell, Henry Lacklarey, James L. […]
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 20, 2018

Niece of Flanagan Dies

Miss Nellie Lamon Miller died very suddenly in her sleep at 2:30 a. m., Saturday, September 5th, at her home in Washington, D. C. She was buried in Greencastle, Pa., cemetery on Monday, her birthday. She […]
July 20, 2018

Spickler Seriously Ill at Flanagan’s

Mrs. Laura D. Ross, of Salina, Kansas, is with her sister, Mrs. Bertha D. Flanagan, at Rock Hill, this county, having been called here by the serious illness of her mother, Mrs. Fannie E. Spickler. Mrs. […]
July 20, 2018

Hally Miller guest of Bertha Flanagan

Miss Hally Miller, of Greencastle, Pa., is the guest of Mrs. Bertha Flanagan at Rock Hill.