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Magnolia High School Announces the 2021 Homecoming Court

The students at Magnolia High School have recently selected their representatives for the 2021 Homecoming Court. Standing in the front row left to right are Freshman candidate, Jenna Blain, Junior candidate, Abby Clegg, and Sophomore candidate, Olivia Stine. Middle row are Senior candidates, left to right, Alyssa Kocher and Mikalyn Renner. The remaining Senior candidates standing in the back from left to right are, Macy Haddox, Madelyn Winters, and Lenieca Grimm. The Homecoming court will be presented at next week’s home football game (September 25) during the pregame activities. ...


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What Makes The World Go Round?

Have you ever wondered what makes the world go around and around? Some people say it is money, some say it is laughter, and others say it is love. Paul Anka said in a song, “Love makes the world go round and around. Love makes the world go round. As much as I would still like to believe love ...

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From My View For October 30

I would love to start my column thanking Bev Gibb and the New Martinsville Parks and Recreation for putting on the Bruce Park Boo at the Park. I have been on the Parks Commission for a couple years now, and I was shocked to see all the many kids and grown-ups present at this years event.I'm ...


Melott, Norma

Norma Kay Melott, 70, of New Martinsville, WV formerly of Spencer, WV and Conaway, WV, died Thursday, burial in Northview Cemetery, services by Jarvis-Williams Funeral Homes.

Letters to the Editor


Dear Editor:As you will know from your reading of The Book of Exodus, Moses when he first saw the "burning bush" was curious and went back and took a second look. ["And Moses said, I will now turn aside, and see this great sight, why the bush is not burnt. And when the L-rd saw that he turned ...