Business to host homecoming event

PARKERSBURG – The Parkersburg Homecoming Festival and Value City Furniture are again holding the Best Seat in the House Contest for the 2013 Homecoming.

The winner will receive two recliners from the furniture store to be placed in a VIP seating area in front of the main stage at the Homecoming. The Homecoming will be Aug. 16-18.

Residents can register for the contest at Value City in the Lakeview Plaza. No purchase is required and the seats become the winners at the conclusion of the homecoming.

The drawing will be held Aug. 14 at the store.

Among keynote performers are country singer Jason Michael Carroll, the classic rock show by the Devonshires and the legendary America, which had hits including “Sister Goldenhair” and “Horse with No Name.”