Parkersburg News and Sentinelhttp://www.newsandsentinel.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 2 Jul 2015 12:41:47 EDTThu, 2 Jul 2015 12:41:47 EDT likely winner in 2017, who will be the president of the West Virginia State Senate in 2017? It won't be Bill Cole, who holds the office now. He'll be governor by then, unless the political climate changes dramatically during the next year.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDT2015 is the year of the chipmunk don't know if it's just me, but chipmunks are tough to ignore this year. Every day they dart on and off the bird feeders, and when I drive the two miles out to the main road, I see at least a dozen dashing back and forth across the roa.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTA look back at 'The Rifleman'"The Rifleman" was the saga of Lucas McCain, a homesteader in New Mexico Territory, struggling to make ends meet, while working his poor ranch and raising his motherless son, Mark.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTA time for soul-searching glance through last week's top news stories provided a lot of food for thought - and soul-searching. Opportunity after opportunity was presented for deciding where one stood on an issue, and thinking about why and how that stance was formed.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTThe Committee is off to a rocky start read with interest the June 20 News and Sentinel article concerning the citizen group called the Committee. In it the group claims their purpose is community service, but their main focus to date has been involvement in Parkersburg City government.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDT