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Bank robbed in Augusta

The Augusta branch of the Bank of Romney was robbed Wednesday, the Sheriff's Office reported. Read more


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Sheriff's Office releases images of armed robber

The Hampshire County Sheriff’s Office, working in conjunction with the West Virginia State Police, are seeking the public’s help with any information regarding yesterday’s armed robbery of the Bank of Romney, Augusta Branch. The incident occurred at approximately 12:25pm, when the armed male entered the bank and demanded money. Two photos have been released from bank surveillance. Read more


2 more Covid deaths brings total to 42

This afternoon the Hampshire County Health Department announced 2 more deaths due to complications from COVID-19. The deceased are a 51 yea… Read more



Sports Snapshots: Hampshire vs Keyser

Sports Snapshots: Hampshire vs Keyser Read more


Sports Snapshots: Hampshire vs Jefferson

Sports Snapshots: Hampshire vs Jefferson  Read more


Sports Snapshots: Capon Bridge & Romney cross country

Sports Snapshots: Capon Bridge & Romney cross country Read more


School Menu September 27-October 1


Sept. 27 - Blueberry muffin, chocolate chip granola bar bite, cheddar cheese cubes, applesauce cup, juice, milk.

Sept. 28 - Bagel egg & cheese sandwich, yogurt, fruit, juice, milk.

Sept. 29 - Cherry strudel, cereal, applesauce cup, juice, milk.

Sept. 30 - Breakfast pizza, yogurt, juice, fruit, milk

Oct. 1 - Maple pancake wrap on a stick, bananas, yogurt, juice, milk.


Sept. 27 - Spaghetti, cheese bread stick, spring mix salad, applesauce, chilled pears, milk.

Sept. 28 - Sausage gravy, biscuit, tomato slices, hashbrowns, hard boiled egg, mixed fruit, milk.

Sept. 29 - Chicken alfredo, w/w roll, steamed broccoli, tossed salad, peaches, milk.

Sept. 30 - Chili, corn bread, crackers, grilled cheese, tossed salad, chocolate pudding, chilled pears, milk.

Oct. 1 - Pizza, corn, red & green peppers w/dip, fresh fruit, milk. Read more


2-hour delay for Hampshire County Schools on Thursday

Schools in Hampshire County will be on a 2-hour delay, Thursday Sept. 2.  Read more


Career teaching honors go to 2 women

Dorothy Roomsburg and Kelly Duckworth have been selected as recipients of the 2021 Citizens’ Teacher of the Year award.  Read more


Brenda R. Johnson

Brenda R. Johnson, 74, of Ellisville, Ill., passed away at 4:24 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, at Graham Hospital in Canton. She was born … Read more


R. Adam Stewart

R. Adam Stewart, 46, of Capon Bridge, died on Sunday, Sept.12, 2021, at the Hampshire Memorial Hospital in Romney. Read more

Timothy S. Burns

Timothy Scott Burns, 51, of Purgitsville, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, at Winchester Medical Center. Read more



Registered History

The trenches at Fort Mill Ridge are on it. Read more

Senior Corner

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Back in time Sept. 22

If you have a picture to share, email it to news@hampshirereview.com, mail it to P.O. Box 1036, Romney, WV 26757 or drop it by our office a… Read more


Livestock Reports Sept. 22

Grantsville stockyards Read more


On the way to Thunder Road

I’m going out on a limb by telling the reader right up front that this is my monthly Bible-based story written to fulfill a new commitment.… Read more


Women’s forestry weekend nears

CHARLESTON — Women landowners who want to learn more about forestry and network with other women involved in woodlands management can now r… Read more

Upcoming Events

Capon Bridge Town Council

Capon Bridge Town Council regular monthly meeting 7 p.m., Town Hall.           Read more

Capon Valley Ruritan

Capon Valley Ruritan Club board meeting 7 p.m., Ruritan Park, Yellow Spring. Read more

Romney Ruritan Club

Romney Ruritan Club meeting 6:30 p.m., Shirley’s Diner. Board of Directors meeting at 6 p.m. Read more


Weather Today

Mostly cloudy


72° 49°

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s.

Cloud Coverage:60%
Wind:WSW at 6 mph
Chance of Rain:3%
UV Index:5 Moderate
Sunrise:07:05:37 AM
Sunset:07:06:37 PM

This Week's Forecast

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7%69° 52°
Partly cloudyMon
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Scattered thunderstormsTue
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Partly cloudyWed
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Partly cloudyThu
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