It has been more than a year since a suspect entered the CVS Pharmacy in Moorefield with a handgun, ordered the pharmacist to open the safe and stole drugs and money. Through an extensive investigation by Moorefield Police Detective Steve Reckart, two suspects were identified, located and charged. Last week,Continue Reading

As the Hardy County Emergency Ambulance Authority looks to the future, the rotation of vehicles and equipment and the time it takes to secure grants for them makes the process long and arduous. It was Hardy County Commission President Harold Michael who got the ball rolling. At the October meetingContinue Reading

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and normally Hardy County’s breast cancer survivors and caregivers would gather at Love Memorial Clinic in Moorefield to celebrate life and, at the same time, remember those who lost the battle with the dreaded disease.  Not so this year. COVID-19 has forced a changeContinue Reading

As of Monday, Oct. 5, four people associated with Moorefield High School have tested positive for COVID-19 and school remains closed through Friday, Oct. 9. Students are to continue with Remote Learning and staff not under quarantine are to report to school. “We have been given clearance for athletic practicesContinue Reading

In an effort to inform our readers of the candidates for local office and their positions on specific issues, the Moorefield Examiner presents a side-by-side, question-and-answer discussion with the candidates for Hardy County Commissioner.  Both candidates were sent the same questions and both responded in person. We begin with aContinue Reading

An individual associated with Moorefield High School and the MHS football team tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, Sept. 23. As a result, MHS was closed for two days and all athletic practices and events were cancelled. A notice from Hardy County Schools Superintendent Sheena VanMeter was sent to families,Continue Reading

From Sept. 8 until Sept. 23, there had only been two positive COVID-19 test results for people associated with Hardy County Schools. On Sept. 23, there was a third. The first positive test relating to the school system was on Sept. 13 at Moorefield High School, the other on Sept.Continue Reading

Although the subject of the 2020 Heritage Weekend Tile – the Buena Vista Barn – is not open for tours, the tile is available at the Hardy County Public Library. “We didn’t want to have a break in the series,” said Heritage Weekend Coordinator Ashley Anderson.  This year’s tile was drawnContinue Reading

\Hardy County Health Department Administrator Bill Ours had the grim chore of recording Hardy County’s first COVID-19-related death. A 48-year-old man succumbed to the virus last week. “When you look at social media, people still think this is a hoax,” Ours said. “Hopefully this will be a wake-up call, aContinue Reading