August 21, 2013
Christiable “Chris” Lee Domino, 63, of Gerrardstown, W.Va., died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at the Martinsburg (W.Va.) Veterans Affairs Medical Center. A memorial service will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at South Berkeley Chapel, Inwood, W.Va.
August 6, 2013
Minnie Stump, 86, of Gerrardstown, W.Va., died Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, at Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va. Family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at South Berkeley Chapel in Inwood, W.Va. The service will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Faith Tabernacle Assembly of God with Pastor Hersel Bennett officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant View Memory Gardens.
July 30, 2013
Hugh Samuel Hutsler Jr., 69, of Bunker Hill, W.Va., died Monday, July 29, 2013, at his residence. The family will receive friends Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. at South Berkeley Chapel, Inwood, W.Va. The service will be Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Gerrardstown (W.Va.) Cemetery.
July 3, 2013
A Gerrardstown, W.Va., man accused of stabbing his girlfriend in the neck Monday was charged with one count of malicious wounding, according to court and jail records. Eric Lee Shreve, 41, of 7656 Apple Harvest Drive was arraigned Monday by Berkeley County Magistrate Robert L. Lowe II, who set a $250,000 cash-only bond, according to court documents. The victim told police that her boyfriend had been drinking all night and that he jabbed her in the neck under her jaw line with the knife after they got into an argument, according to court documents.
May 3, 2013
Stephen J. Vigh Jr., 75, of Gerrardstown, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at his residence. Born Nov. 25, 1937, in Hatboro, Pa., he was the son of the late Stephen J. Vigh Sr. and Addie Roberts Vigh. He retired from Mack Trucks and was a part-time farmer. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Romig Vigh; children, Stephen James Vigh III, Regina A. Nischan and Gerald C. Vigh; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, Gerald Short.
April 23, 2013
Arnold "Buck" Hess, 80, of Martinsburg, W.Va., died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at his home while under hospice care. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at South Berkeley Chapel, Inwood, W.Va. The service will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Faith Tabernacle Assembly of God. Burial with military graveside honors will be in Gerrardstown (W.Va.) Presbyterian Cemetery.
April 20, 2013
Vicki L. Rogers, 61, of Gerrardstown, W.Va., died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va. The family will receive friends Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. at South Berkeley Funeral Chapel, Inwood, W.Va. The service will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in Pleasant View Memory Gardens.
April 11, 2013
A woman who died Wednesday the after vehicle she was riding in crashed on Apple Harvest Drive southwest of Martinsburg was identified as Charm Marie Edwards of Gerrardstown, W.Va., West Virginia State Police said Thursday. Edwards, 70, was a passenger in a 2000 Ford Explorer that her husband, Bobby Adams, was driving when the crash occurred in the 8000 block of Apple Harvest Drive, troopers said. The accident was reported at 5:11 p.m., emergency officials had said. Edwards, who was thrown from the vehicle, was pronounced dead at 5:45 p.m., troopers said.
December 21, 2012
A circuit judge ruled Thursday that the state Surface Mine Board did not abuse its discretion and did not make an arbitrary decision when it affirmed the issue of a mining permit for a 100-acre quarry site in Gerrardstown, W.Va. Substantial evidence supports the Surface Mine Board's “rational” decision to affirm the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection's issuance of the permit to North Mountain Shale LLC, 23rd Judicial Circuit Judge John C. Yoder concluded in a 11-page order.
December 10, 2012
A fire was reported at 6:30 a.m. Monday at a house in the 200 block of Atwood Drive north of Gerrardstown, a Berkeley County Emergency Services supervisor said. The supervisor said no one was inside the house when the fire occurred.