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Carolyn Sue Stotler

Carolyn Sue Stotler 1948-2022 Carolyn Sue Stotler, age 74, of Hedgesville, W.Va., died on Sunday, May 15, 2022 at her home while under the care of Hospice of the Panhandle. Born April 27, 1948 in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Glenn and Lola Stotler Johnson.[Read More…]

Irvin Lewis Henry

Irvin Lewis Henry 1933-2022 Irvin Lewis “Mick” Henry, age 89, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at the Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Facility in Winchester, Va. Born March 10, 1933 in Morgan County, W.Va., he was the son of the late Peter Harrison and Hattie[Read More…]

James A. Faith, Jr.

James A. Faith, Jr. James Arthur Faith, Jr., 81, of Berkeley Springs, died Monday, May 23, 2022 at his home. Full obituary will be in next week’s Morgan Messenger. Arrangements are being handled by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs.

Brian Macade Reynolds

Brian Macade Reynolds 2000-2022 Brian Macade Reynolds, age 21, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at his home. Born October 21, 2000 in Hershey, Pa., he was the son of Wallace Angel Delgado and Ginger Dawn Reynolds of Berkeley Springs. He was a Christian. Brian went[Read More…]

Cindy Shantay McKinley

Cindy Shantay McKinley 1966-2022 “There are some who bring a light so great to the world that even after they have gone, the light remains.” Cindy Shantay McKinley, wife, mother, sister, Grandmommy, mawmaw and friend went home to be with our Heavenly Father, on May 20, 2022, at the age[Read More…]

Heavy rain swells Little Tonoloway

Constant rain on Friday, May 6, into Saturday, May 7, had water levels in the Potomac and Little Tonoloway Creek running higher than normal.

Fire claims Fulton County barn

Firefighters from around the area were called to a barn fire on Tuesday, March 22 on McKibbin Lane in the Buck Valley area of Fulton County. According to Little Orleans Fire Chief John Clingerman, the call for the fire came in just before 6 a.m. that morning with firefighters there[Read More…]

Meritus eases visitor restrictions

As COVID numbers continue to improve, Meritus Health has eased visitor restrictions by moving to Green visitation status. The change went into effect last week. The Green visitation status allows visitors for adult and pediatric inpatients 27/7 at Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown and at Meritus Health’s outpatient services and[Read More…]

Douglas sold to Hagerstown area dealer

For 86 years, Douglas Motors has been a staple in Hancock as a car dealer selling Chrysler and Chevrolet vehicles, used vehicles, and servicing those vehicles. But at the stroke of midnight on Monday, March 28, Douglas Chevrolet will no longer exist. In its place will be Hancock Chevrolet at[Read More…]