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Strategy and Speed Essential for Fencing

By Bonnie Williamson Photos By: Jenny Dicola Somehow, you wouldn’t think the swords-play in fencing would be in demand in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia, parts of Maryland and Virginia. Well, it has been going strong for the past 20 years, thanks to a local business called Out of Nowhere Fencing, LLC. David Copeland, the founder and head coach,...

Preserving the Past While Building the Future

by M.T. Decker For fifteen years, Butler Farm Market has been known for selling quality local produce, landscaping material, plants, and outdoor furniture. For them, the market was more than a business, it was a place to meet their neighbors and supply their community with quality, locally grown produce.  In the process of building their business, they created so much more; their customers and employees became...

Boosted Man-Driven Xcitment

By Paul Long Photos by Josh Triggs Tucked away in the eastern end of Jim Barnett Park, overlooking Interstate 81, sits one of the best-kept secrets in Winchester. For more than three decades, motocross racers have flocked to the Winchester BMX track adjacent to Bridgeforth Field, summer home of the Winchester Royals baseball team. According to track officials, the track boasts...