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Wetzel County Technical Education Center

When the Wetzel County board of education decided to re-establish a center for skilled education in the county, they returned to the site where programs for career education in the 1970s, 80s and 90s were held. Since then the building had been used for various programs used by the school ...

Commission Approves Proposal on Roof Repair

The Wetzel County Commission met for a regular scheduled meeting Tuesday October 12, 2021, at the Commission Office to hear agenda items. All commissioners were present. Commission President Lisa Heasley led in the Pledge of Allegiance and called the meeting to order. The minutes from the ...

Magnolia High School Announces September Students of the Month

The teachers and staff at Magnolia recently nominated and then selected one student per grade level to be the PBIS Student of the Month for September. These students were chosen for showing positive behavior, displaying student ownership for learning, displaying good character, and for ...

New Martinsville Pizza Hut Makes Major Renovations

Since the 1970’s, the Pizza Hut in New Martinsville has been a staple of the community. A place for young and old to enjoy pizza and Italian food in a clean and comfortable atmosphere. Over time the restaurant has undergone a few changes to its interior and a new paint job, plus several ...

Wetzel County Harvest Festival Children’s Pageant Winners

Girls Fan Fav: Harper Jeffers Boys Fan Fav: Tevan Powell Toddler Miss Winner: Ariella Doll 1st Runner-up: Sophia Crislip Toddler Mister Winner: Kingsley Wells 1st Runner-up: Toby Henthorn Little Miss Winner: Riley Stackpole 1st Runner-up: Ridleigh Burke Little ...

Snow White Enchants Young and Old at Lincoln Theater

ArtsLink’s 2021-22 Concert Series continues on Sunday, October 24 with a performance of “Snow White” by the Oglebay Institute Youth Ballet. The show will start at 2pm at the Lincoln Theater with opening numbers by the All Valley School of Dance. A spirited retelling of the classic ...

The Flower Basket & Gift Shop Celebrating 40-Years in Business

The Flower Basket & Gift Shop has been a family-owned business in New Martinsville for 40 years. The shop was originally started by Diana Kline and her mother Margaret Kline, on August 3, 1981, at 931 Third Street in New Martinsville, WV and is now located at 319 North State Rt 2, New ...

Board of Education Set Time & Dates for LSIC Meetings

The Wetzel County BOE met Monday evening October 11, 2021, at the Board Office with all members present to discuss agenda items. Board member Jay Yeager led in the Pledge of Allegiance followed by member Linda Fonner delivering the invocation. BOE President Brian Price called the session to ...

New Martinsville Police arrest Breaking and Entering Suspect

According to Police Chief Tim Cecil, New Martinsville Police Dispatch received a call on October 12th, around 7:30 a.m. for a breaking and entering at J.W. Tire. Patrolmen Booby Dennis and Trey Streets arrived on the scene and the suspect was identified on camera. They went back to the NMPD ...