Press Releases

All the latest news and events concerning the Jefferson County Historic Landmarks Commission:

Conservation Efforts Move Forward at the Shepherdstown Battlefield, November 20, 2017


Jefferson County Historic Landmarks Commission Receives a Grant from the West Virginia Humanities Council, October 17, 2017


26 Acres at Shepherdstown Battlefield Preserved Forever, July 3, 2017


Civil War Trust Park Day 2017 at Shepherdstown Battlefield was a Success, April 6, 2017


Feagans’ Mill Added to the National Register of Historic Places, February 16, 2017


Landmarks Commission Establishes Historic Preservation Fund, January 2, 2017


Grant Funds Further Work on Historic Cement Mill Site, December 15, 2016


More Land at Shepherdstown Battlefield Forever Protected, December 5, 2016


Historic Landmarks Commission and Partners Reach Wide Audiences with Events, November 1, 2016


Local Landmarks Commissions to Host Historic Preservation 101 for West Virginia Realtors, October 17, 2016


Peter Burr Farm Historic Site to Host Annual Harvest Faire, September 28, 2016


Bethesda United Methodist Church Designated A Jefferson County Historic Landmark, September 21, 2016


Historic Landmarks Commission Unveils New Logo, September 1, 2016


Historic Landmarks Commission to Present Tour of the Summit Point Battlefield, August 17, 2016


Historic Cemetery Grant Awarded to Jefferson County Historic Landmarks Commission, May 17, 2016


County Historic Landmarks Commission Continues Restoration Efforts at Shepherdstown Battlefield, April 13, 2016


Volunteers Conduct Extensive Work at the Shepherdstown Battlefield, April 4, 2016


The Jefferson County Historic Landmarks Commission (JCHLC) and partners preserve more land at Shepherdstown, August 1, 2014


Jefferson County Landmark Destroyed by Fire, November 16, 2012