Big acts announced for P-burg Homecoming

PARKERSBURG The main entertainment was announced today for the 2014 edition of the Parkersburg Homecoming.

The Guess Who, whose 1970 hit “American Woman” was an anthem for the era, will be the keynote act in August on closing night of the three-day festival, Homecoming officials announced today.

The Canadian rock band also had hits with “No Sugar Tonight” and “These Eyes.”

The band will perform Aug. 17 at the main stage of the Homecoming.

The much-awaited for announcement was made at a press conference at the Judge Black Annex.

Also announced this afternoon were the Friday and Saturday night acts. Restless Heart, a country band, and Almost Queen on Saturday night with a “Tribute to Queen.”

Read the story in The News and Sentinel on Wednesday.