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We pledge allegiance to flag

May 31, 2015 Every heart beats true for the red, white, and blue. Old Glory stands at attention ready to make her patriotic appearances. more »»

Pennsville Ladies Auxiliary to meet this evening for meal

May 31, 2015 The Pennsville Ladies Auxiliary will eat out at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Penn Township Trustees will meet at 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the township hall. The meeting is open to the public. more »»

A tale of two sisters

May 31, 2015 Based solely on my own experience, I suspect most people hate snakes. That’s how I explain the many images of severed and decapitated snakes people proudly send me each year. more »»

Weaving a table runner: part 10 — feline's assistance

May 31, 2015 The weaving project has been ongoing for some time now, but it takes a while to get this much weaving done. My finished project will be 50 inches long, with 10 inches of frilly trim on either side. more »»

Journey to graduation

May 31, 2015 A basketball goal had fallen down. We formed a line and one by one crawled through the hoop. He was in front of me. His name was Arthur and he was my first best friend. more »»

Priest returns home after illness

May 30, 2015 The Rev. George Nedeff is happy to be back living in Parkersburg. more »»

Oil lamps, gas burners replaced by electric lights

May 30, 2015 Cheap light Charley Turner has just stocked up with a fine assortment of oil lamps which are made for the purpose of attaching to gas burners and chandeliers. more »»

New Mutants headed to theaters

May 28, 2015 As Fox’s “X-Men” film franchise roars back to life, the studio recently announced a team of new mutants would be coming to the screen: the New Mutants. more »»

That forgotten legion

May 25, 2015 Sometimes on one of those late spring days when Memorial Day comes, you can almost see them, marching, marching onward, the legion of forgotten dead. more »»

Bipartisanship is not always good

May 25, 2015 Bless Jeff Kessler and other members of the West Virginia Senate group I’ll refer to simply as “The Liberal Eight.” For the same reason, bless Wheeling Mayor and former state Sen. more »»

Remembering Uncle Don

May 24, 2015 Memorial Day has come to mean two things for most of us — a day to remember those who died in military service to their country, and the unofficial start to the summer outdoors season. more »»

W.Va. undeserving of judicial reputation

May 24, 2015 West Virginia continues to be bashed as a judicial hell hole. This is in spite of all the recent improvements we have made to our civil justice system. more »»

Celebrate downtown at Taste of Parkersburg

May 24, 2015 Next weekend is the 10th annual Taste of Parkersburg in downtown. More than 40 local food and beverage vendors will offer their culinary best 5-11 p.m. Saturday. more »»

Get ready to grill

May 24, 2015 Back from the mountains. Tennessee is a long drive from Southeast Ohio, but enjoyable. Traffic wasn’t too bad and the weather behaved itself most of the way going and returning home. more »»

Go 'on the road' with cookbook

May 24, 2015 Southern Living once again goes “Off the Eaten Path” with “On the Road Again” by Morgan Murphy. more »»

Women's fiction for summer

May 24, 2015 New York Times bestselling author Karen White goes South in “The Sound of Glass.” Meritt Heyward is still dealing with her husband’s death 2 years late. more »»

Gathered thoughts for Memorial Day

May 24, 2015 A newsletter I receive offered several pieces in recognition of Memorial Day. more »»

The Westerner: Sedona is a classic movie location

May 24, 2015 Sedona, Ariz., has been the location for well over 100 feature films and countless television episodes, commercials and industrial films. more »»

Weaving a table runner: part nine — rogue string

May 24, 2015 When there is a lot of weaving to do, but not a lot of different elements to the work, describing it can be somewhat challenging. more »»

Steer clear of baby wildlife in spring

May 24, 2015 Each spring forests, fields, and backyards come alive with wildlife babies. more »»



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