Winter Hike at Schoolhouse Ridge South

On Saturday, January 28th at 1:45 pm, join the Trail and Town Alliance of Harpers Ferry and Bolivar for a hike of Schoolhouse Ridge South in Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. The hike leader is Clark...

The Sanity Tree

This post comes from our friends at Weelunk and is authored by Brad Chambers. The original post can be seen here. “And Then 9/11 Happened” Christmas of 2001 will not make it to my “Top 10 Most...
Hack Wilson Grave

Hack Wilson, RBI Machine

This article is submitted by Chris Cox Martinsburg's Rosedale Cemetery is the final resting place of one of Major League Baseball's greatest RBI men.  Lewis “Hack” Wilson played for the New York...

Own Your Space

What does Own Your Space mean? You may have heard the complaints some residents and visitors make about Martinsburg’s appearance. Though these comments may not be fair or accurate, they usually relate to...

West Virginia Folklife Program

The West Virginia Folklife Program, a project of the West Virginia Humanities Council, is dedicated to the documentation, preservation, presentation, and support of West Virginia’s vibrant cultural heritage...
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Paws Crossed Dog Rescue Mission

Sending Hope, Love & Support to WV Flood Victims Our hearts broke over the devastating floods that ravaged our beautiful state. The photos and videos provide only a small glimpse of the total...
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What is MiBurg?

What is MiBurg? MiBurg is more than a website and more than a blog. It's difficult to explain in one word. MiBurg is a window into the heart of Martinsburg, WV and the Eastern Panhandle. It is a place for...

July Clouds: A Poem

July Clouds The clouds have returned Making things feel more normal, somehow A treason to harsher winds Milder skies now brew with beauty For this afternoon, anyhow Crafted vapors, cushioned...

WV Flood Relief

Editors Note: This information was provided by WV Hub through the WV Communications Network. Multiple people assisted with collecting this information. We want to thank everyone who worked on getting this...

Martinsburg City Council Candidate Mary Lewis

Mary Lewis is running for the Martinsburg City Council of Ward 4, currently held by H.D. Boyd Jr. Additional challengers for the council position include Mark C. Baker and Doug Reid. Ward 4 contains a sizable...

Martinsburg City Council Candidate Jeff Molenda

Jeff Molenda is running for the At-Large position on the Martinsburg City Council. Jeff is one of six candidates for the two At-Large positions, currently being held by Gregg Watchel and Donald “Don”...
Lilly Bauer

Artist Spotlight: Lily Bauer of Moonrise Mehndi

There were many different types of vendors present at the 8th Annual Panhandle Earth Day Celebration, held on April 30th, 2016 at Morgan’s Grove Park in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. This article features...
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The Martinsburg Roundhouse

The presence of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company in Martinsburg, West Virginia dates back to the 1840’s when the first engine and machine shops were erected for the expanding company. When West...

Create WV Gubernatotorial Roundtable

Charleston, W.Va.  - The Create West Virginia Gubernatorial Roundtable, to take place from 7 p.m. through 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, has been moved to the University of Charleston's 962-seat Geary...

North Mountain Artist Residency

North Mountain is an artist residency open to those who work in visual mediums, installation, performance, text, research forms, and sound that seek dedicated time and space to develop their practice in a...
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American Life in Poetry: Faith

American Life in Poetry: Column 216 BY TED KOOSER, U.S. POET LAUREATE Judy Loest lives in Knoxville and, like many fine Appalachian writers, her poems have a welcoming conversational style, rooted in...
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Natasha Bowens Keynote Speaker

Natasha Bowens, keynote speaker for the 2016 Common Ground Books, Business, & Art Expo on Saturday, February 20 at Shepherd University Wellness Center is nationally known with work in programs alongside...