Parkersburg News and Sentinelhttp://www.newsandsentinel.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 13 Oct 2015 02:53:44 EDTTue, 13 Oct 2015 02:53:44 EDT off an education showdown a few West Virginia legislators are looking forward to a showdown on Common Core public school standards in January or February. Don't count on it happening - and don't think of it as a priority anyway.Mon, 12 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTDo not fall for scare tactics! Did I get you? Probably not. But it is the season of scares.Sun, 11 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTOur distinct heritage week I had the opportunity to attend the Historic Hotels of America 2015 Annual Conference hosted at the French Lick and West Baden Resorts in southern Indian.Sun, 11 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTEnjoying the bounty of fall season this is written, it is a beautiful October morning. The leaves on the trees in the yard are starting to turn. That calls for a "drive" through the hills in our valley.Sun, 11 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTPopular chef marks birthday with book popular chef and cookbook teacher's new book invites you into his home in "Jacques Pepin: Heart and Soul in the Kitchen" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $35.Sun, 11 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT