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Davis wins cookbook contest for third time

November 22, 2015 PARKERSBURG — It is the semi-most wonderful time of the year — up to this point. The Thanksgiving/Christmas season has not yet begun, despite what your favorite department store tells yo. more »»

Christmas tours slated across Mid-Ohio Valley

November 22, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The GFWC Parkersburg Woman’s Club will hold its 48th annual Holly Trail Tour of homes on Dec. 6 with stops in Parkersburg and Davisville. The tour will be 1-5 p.m. more »»

Thankgiving dinners to be held

November 22, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Various organizations and churches will continue the annual Thanksgiving Day tradition of providing a free meal to community members on the holiday. more »»

Wood County 4-H honors members

November 22, 2015 MINERAL WELLS —Wood County 4-H members were recognized for their outstanding work in 2015 during the annual Awards Banquet at Butcher Bend 4-H Campground. The event was sponsored by WesBanco. more »»

Wood County 4-H royalty announced

November 22, 2015 MINERAL WELLS — Each year Wood County 4-H chooses four 4-H members to represent the program as Wood County 4-H Royalty. The candidates are selected through an application and judging process. more »»

Wood County 4-H honors volunteers

November 22, 2015 MINERAL WELLS — Wood County 4-H celebrated its 4-H volunteers at their annual Awards Banquet on Nov. 1 at the Butcher Bend 4-H Campground. more »»

Local groups receive grants

November 21, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Sisters Health Foundation has provided grant funding to 31 nonprofit organizations in the Mid-Ohio Valle. more »»

Pupils howl for Big Bad Wolf, orchestra

November 21, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra presented a performance of “Boyz in the Wood,” composed by Maestro Grant Cooper, to all Wood County second-graders on Friday at the Blennerhassett... more »»

PHS teacher publishes third detective book

November 21, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Joe Stephens, an English teacher at Parkersburg High School for almost 18 years, has recently published the third book “In The Shadow” in his series “The Shalan Adventures. more »»

Suicide loss day set for Saturday at WVU-P

November 20, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Family and friends who have lost someone to suicide can share their stories and learn coping skills at Saturday’s International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day at West Virginia... more »»

Author offers short stories

November 20, 2015 PARKERSBURG — Old stories handed down in an area family plus a few newer events are part of a short story collection compiled by a Mineral Wells man. Joseph . more »»

Vienna's Khoury achieves Scouting's highest honor

November 20, 2015 VIENNA — An Eagle Court of Honor was celebrated Nov. 14 for Eagle Scout Alexander M. Khoury at Vienna Baptist Church. more »»

Whipple duo building dream castle

November 20, 2015 WHIPPLE, Ohio — If you love all things medieval, have a passion for dragons or even just want an out-of-the-ordinary venue for a wedding or party, Grizer Castle, currently in the building process in... more »»

Vienna woman donates knitted caps to Edison

November 20, 2015 PARKERSBURG — A Vienna woman donated 40 knit caps to Edison Middle School Thursday for distribution to at-need students, and a school organization says it plans to give her the recognition she... more »»

WV Focus Magazine features Wirt teacher

November 19, 2015 ELIZABETH — A Wirt County teacher has been named a 2015 “Wonder Woman” by West Virginia Focus Magazine. more »»

Campus Martius exhibits launch annual fundraiser

November 19, 2015 MARIETTA — A night of music, food, photos and history awaits patrons Friday when the Campus Martius Museum presents its fourth annual “An Evening at the Museum.” From 6 to 8 p.m. more »»

Actors Guild celebrates with gala

November 15, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Actors Guild is celebrating its 60th anniversary. The community theater’s diamond jubilee will include a gala at 6 p.m. Nov. more »»

Holiday in the Park display begins

November 15, 2015 PARKERSBURG — The annual Holiday In the Park lights display at City Park in Parkersburg begins with a lighting ceremony Nov. 21 and will remain open through Dec. 31. more »»

Author's work casts light on Matewan

November 15, 2015 PARKERSBURG — In his latest work, local author Robert Yoho takes readers to West Virginia coal country and beyond in his work of historical fiction - “Return to Matewa. more »»

Operation Christmas Child to begin collection

November 13, 2015 PARKERSBURG — There may be 42 shopping days left until Christmas, but for area residents wanting to send gifts to children in need around the world through Operation Christmas Child, the deadline is... more »»

Coats for Kids campaign accepting donations

November 13, 2015 MARIETTA — The Retired Senior Volunteer Program hopes Washington County residents wrap their arms around local children this winter during its Coats for Kids campaign. more »»


Steak fry November 28, 2015

BEVERLY — Beverly Post 389 of the American Legion will hold a steak fry from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 28 at the post home at 114 Main St. in Beverly.The event is open to the public. more »

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