Category Archives: Things To Do

Yogi Bear’s JELLYSTONE PARK

By Rick Hemphill The wooden table is covered in a red checked gingham cloth and the children are playing nearby while the lunch basket is targeted as it rests in the center of the table. With nary a sound and the deft movements of a dancer the omnivore stealthily moves toward the target. Suddenly there is a flash of movement and with a rustle of leaves...

CrossFit Lat 39

Photos by Mindy Cookman Ratcliff By Sasha Braithwaite CrossFit has become one of the most popular and effective workout programs in the nation. With over 5,000 facilities across the US, it is only continuing to grow and improve its success rate. Originally created for first responders and the military, it is now a fitness regimen that has been adapted by people all over with different backgrounds. Husband and...

Wine is an adventure that you drink with your friend

By Rick Hemphill Nestled near the center of Charles Town sits a long narrow shop stocked with cubbies full of exotic and distinctive bottles of wine presented by a soon to be Sommelier waiting to pair your palette with a wine of delightfully different textures. David Cline purchased Oliver's Wine and Cheeses and since October has been delivering his take on local and international wines. "Well as...