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County Leaders Convene at National Conference

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md.— Scott Lemley joined more than 2,000 county leaders July 9-12 in Prince George’s County, Md. and virtually for the National Association of Counties (NACo) Annual Conference, the first in-person meeting since before the pandemic began. NACo Immediate Past ...

Passing the Wrench

On July 1, Neff’s Repair Center officially opened for business at 352 Main St in New Martinsville. Cody Neff, the owner, is the nephew of Mike Howell, owner of Mike’s Certified Auto, the business which previously resided at that same location. Mike had been turning wrenches and fixing cars ...

Cunningham continues the ArtsLink Summer Coffeehouse Series

The free show will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 29, on the new performance deck on the lawn of the Francis Creative Arts Center at the corner of Maple Avenue and Washington Street in New Martinsville. The Summer Coffeehouse series is sponsored by First Mutual Bank. Light ...

Mensore and ArtsLink Present Ken McBride

Ken McBride, Pianist, Singer, and Entertainer Extraordinaire will be coming to the Lincoln Theater on Thursday, Aug. 5, performing at 7 p.m., presented by ArtsLink as part of their 2021 Coffeehouse Series. This will be a free show as John Joe Mensore is celebrating his 83rd birthday so he could ...

Wetzel County Commissioners Donates to Town of Hundred

The Wetzel County Commission met on July 20, 2021, at the County Commission office to hear agenda items. Commissioner Carla McBee was absent due to recently having Neck Surgery. Commission President Lisa Heasley led in the Pledge of Allegiance and called the meeting to order. The minutes from ...

Wetzel County Committee On Aging Re-Opening Plan

The Wetzel County Committee on aging re-opened to the public on Tuesday, June 22, 2021. The following list must be followed from June 22, to December 1, 2021. Persons that do not comply to the conditions in this re-opening plan will not be permitted to attend centers or other activities. 1. ...

Elks Offer Scholarships to Graduating Seniors

Sistersville, WV Elks Lodge No. 333 announces their 2021-2022 scholarship program available to seniors who will graduate in 2022. Elks scholars dream big. With their sights set high, this fall, 500 Elks scholars will enter the hallways of their dream schools supported by an Elks National ...

Tyler County Fair Set for Aug. 2-7 Langston Is Headliner For Saturday

The Tyler County Fair will be celebrating its 58th year Aug. 2-7, capping off with a Aug. 7, 9 p.m. performance by rising country star Jon Langston and a sparkling fireworks finale. Langston is currently celebrating the release of his latest single, “Try Missing You.” This comes after the ...

Hundred High School Class of 79 Enjoys Get Together

Hundred high schools graduating class of 1979 met recently at Hundred city park for a day of fun, laughter, good food and reminiscing. The group gathered on Saturday July 10, at noon with 16 members of the 35 member class attending. Traveling the farthest to meet up with her classmates and ...

Symposium Shares Summer Research

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va., — TOPPER-SURE is the official name of the summer undergraduate research program at West Liberty University and the work results in a symposium that showcases posters and data, giving valuable feedback for students. The 2021 research was displayed on Monday, July 19 in ...