Eastern Panhandle Young Democrats Elect Executive Board in Preparation for 2018 Midterms

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. (April 18, 2017) —The Eastern Panhandle Young Democrats (EPYD) elected five members of the community to serve on its Executive Board earlier this month with the goal of leveraging the talents of young people in our community to lay a strong foundation for the upcoming 2018 midterm elections. The Executive Board is comprised … Continue reading Eastern Panhandle Young Democrats Elect Executive Board in Preparation for 2018 Midterms

Sheriff Speaks to Young Democrats about Substance Abuse in the Panhandle

Charles Town, West Virginia – Arrests alone are not enough to curb the substance abuse crisis in the Eastern Panhandle, says Jefferson County Sheriff Peter Dougherty. On Saturday, August 29, Dougherty addressed a roundtable convened in Charles Town by the Eastern Panhandle Young Democrats to discuss the rising number of heroin overdoses and drug-related crime … Continue reading Sheriff Speaks to Young Democrats about Substance Abuse in the Panhandle

Young Dems Sworn in by WV Democratic Party Vice-Chair Chris Regan

Charles Town, West Virginia – Members and officers of the Eastern Panhandle Young Democrats (EPYD) were sworn in Sunday evening in front of the Charles Town Courthouse by Chris Regan, Vice-Chair of the West Virginia Democratic Executive Committee and author of the popular blog “Home Yesterday”. Member of EPYD with WV Party Vice-Chair Chris Regan … Continue reading Young Dems Sworn in by WV Democratic Party Vice-Chair Chris Regan

Young Democrats Build Beds for Community Garden

Martinsburg, West Virginia – Members of the Eastern Panhandle Young Democrats (EPYD) commemorated Memorial Day by building three raised beds for the Garden of Promise, part of the Burke Street Neighborhood of Promise Initiative. The raised beds will be filled with topsoil and will provide participating families from the Burke Street neighborhood with a place … Continue reading Young Democrats Build Beds for Community Garden

Upcoming Event: Sept. EPYD General Meeting

Thursday, Sept. 18, 7:00 pm at Jefferson County Democratic Headquarters in Shepherdstown (126 W. German Street). The Eastern Panhandle Young Democrats will resume our regular monthly meetings to plan our outreach efforts through the election. This planning session is critical since we only have one month left until the registration deadline for the General Election. All … Continue reading Upcoming Event: Sept. EPYD General Meeting