December 22, 2023

Pony Express Team Wins Over Bakerton, 5 To 0

FUNKSTOWN RETAINS LEAD IN INDEPENDENT LOOPPony Express Team Wins Over Bakerton, 5 To 0. Jim Snyder, Phil Petry Combine to Hurl Shutout On July 4th; Stotler, Mercer Clout Back-To-Back Home Runs. Funkstown’s Pony Express baseball team […]
December 22, 2023

Greencastle In 7-3 Win Over Bakerton Nine

Greencastle scored five runs in the fifth inning and went on to trim Bakerton, 7-3, in the Independent League yesterday. It was the first meeting of the year between the new clubs in the circuit and […]
December 21, 2023

Obituary: Mrs. Madge E. Moler

Mrs. Madge E. MolerMrs. Madge Elizabeth Moler, 73, died Friday, March 7, at the Charles Town General Hospital, Charles Town, W. Va. Born in Pleasantsville, she was the daughter of the late Charles W. and Florence […]
November 13, 2023

Marriage of John Flanagan & Ruth Moler

Mr. John G. Flanagan, Jr., and Miss Ruth E. Moler, both of Bakerton, this county, were married in Hagerstown yesterday by Rev. R. L. Wright at the Methodist parsonage.
November 12, 2023

Obit: Mrs. Martha J. Moler

It is with much regret that we record the death of Mrs. Martha J. Moler, the beloved wife of Mr. Jacob S. Moler, which occurred at her home near Bakerton last Sunday morning. Mrs. Moler had […]
November 12, 2023

They Rest From Their Labors; Death of Many Aged Citizens

THEY REST FROM THEIR LABORS.Our Aged Citizens Passing Away– The Death Record of the Week. Mr. George W. Moler died at his home near Moler’s Cross Roads, in this county, last Friday afternoon. He had been […]
November 12, 2023

Death Notice: George Newton Moler

MOLER, GEORGE NEWTON. On Wednesday, February 5, 1947, at his residence, 1241 North Capitol st., GEORGE N. MOLER, beloved father of Mrs. Perry Dye, Mrs. Walter Moler, Mrs. Larry Palleson and Mr. H. L. Moler of […]
November 12, 2023

Mary Engle & Frederick Moler, Married

Miss Mary Engle and Mr. Frederick Moler, both of this county, were married Wednesday evening of last week at the home of the bride’s father, Mr. William Engle, near Keller. The ceremony was performed by Rev. […]
November 12, 2023

Obit: Dennis M. Daniels

Mr. Dennis M. Daniels died suddenly at his home in Frederick, Md, on Sunday morning, December 27, 1903. He arose in his usual bright spirits, and had been chatting with the members of his family for […]
November 12, 2023

Obit: Annie Frances Moler

Mrs. Annie Frances Moler, widow of Raleigh W. Moler, of Bakerton, died very suddenly last Friday. She had been apparently in perfect health and had gone to the home of Jack Moler, south of Shepherdstown, to […]
November 12, 2023

Obit: Adam C. Moler

The community has been made sad by the death of Adam C. Moler, of Bakerton. Mr. Moler was a son of the late Raleigh and Margaret Moler and was born October 16, 1845, departing this life […]
October 3, 2023

1916 Bakerton Baseball Team

A photograph of the 1916 Bakerton, West Virginia baseball team. Back row (L to R): Samuel Bond, John Mack Moore, Roy Martin Welsh, Carroll Moler, Lawrence Henry Welsh, and William “Willie” Edger Mills. Front row (L […]
August 7, 2023

Spirit of Jefferson Deaths, July 1885

DIED. At the residence of her half-brother, Mr. John H. Allstadt, in this county, on Wednesday, July 15th, 1885, Miss HANNAH HALL, at an advanced age. She had been a consistent member of the Methodist Church […]
August 2, 2023

James Flanagan Purchases Adjoining Lands from John G. Moler

Mr. James Flanagan has purchased a small tract of land– 71 1/2 acres– from Mr. John Griff Moler, for $40 per acre cash. The land adjoins Mr. Flanagan’s place.
August 2, 2023

Oak Grove School Commencement Celebration

COMMUNICATED. DEAR REGISTER.– The large and flourishing school so ably taught by that popular teacher Mr. Jesse A. Engle, gave their friends a rare and intellectual and literary treat at the close of their school. This […]
August 2, 2023

Annie F. Flanagan and Raleigh Moler, Married

Mr. Raleigh W. Moler and Miss Annie F. Flanagan, daughter of Mr. James S. Flanagan, of the Bakerton neighborhood, were united in marriage Wednesday morning at 10 o’clock in Bethesda Church, at Moler’s Cross Roads.
August 2, 2023

J. Flanagan purchases Atkinson Farm.

Mr. James Flanagan has bought of Mr. Wm. J Moler the farm known as the Atkinson farm, southeast of Shepherdstown. It contains 65 acres, and Mr. Flanagan paid $2,400 cash for it.
August 1, 2023

Oak Grove School Entertainment

School Entertainment. — A correspondent sends us the following item: Oak Grove School, conducted by Mr. Jesse A. Engle, near Zion Church, gave an entertainment at its close last Saturday a week. Speeches were made by […]