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A Long Happy Life Together, An Example Worth Following

Seventy-three years ago, Jack and Frona Starcher of New Martinsville settled into their home on Leap Street, where they lived and raised a son, Jack Jr. who still calls it home. Although Jack went on to become a great athlete for the Blue Eagles, he also got a good education and raised a family ...

Winter And Hilpert Marriage Set For Sept. 26

Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Hilpert of New Martinsville are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kasey Rayanne, to Mitchell Edward Winters. Kasey is the granddaughter of the late David Winland and Shirley Winland Sprowl, Janet Hilpert of New Martinsville, and Bobby Dishman of ...

Paden City Residents Getting Answers On Groundwater Contamination

Activity in Paden City by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has brought forth information which relates to Paden City residents heath concerns regarding groundwater and soil contamination, which contributes to the possibility of vapor intrusion. A recent letter from the EPA to ...

Paden City To Celebrate Labor Day With Annual Parade

Each Year one of the top events and largest parades in the State of West Virginia takes place in Paden City, on Labor Day. With the COVID-19 shutting down nearly everysingle fair, and other event all over the country, the annual Paden City Labor Day Parade will be an exception. At noon on ...

Sistersville General Hospital Joins Marietta Memorial Health System

(August, 2020, Marietta, Ohio) - Memorial Health System announces Sistersville General Hospital will officially join the system following a due-diligence period that began this Spring, with the boards of both organizations approving an October 1 date. Sistersville becomes the third hospital to ...

Joseph Semple And Kayla Hizer Unite In Marriage

Kayla BreAnn Hizer and Joseph Steven Semple were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. Saturday August 15, 2020 in an outdoor ceremony at Grand Vue Park, Moundsville, WV. Pastor Michael Shank was the officiant of the double ring ceremony. Parents of the bride are Kimberly & Robert Hizer of ...

Paden City Holds Special Council Meeting

The Common Council of Paden City met in special session on Tuesday morning, August 25, 2020 at 10 a.m. in the council chambers at the city building. The meeting started out with an opening prayer followed by the pledge of allegiance to the flag. Mayor Rick Casteel opened the meeting and a ...

A Trip With Gary Eller

From Proctor to Pickles Butte with stops along the way, Gary Eller has lived a remarkable life. His innate curiosity was fostered by a loving family and teachers who provided him the lightest of reins, allowing a scientist, an amateur folklorist, a historical/singer songwriter and much more to ...

Police Chief Cecil Finds Drugs In Traffic Stop

On Monday August 10th, 2020 around 1 p.m., Chief Cecil made a routine traffic stop on a silver Chrysler vehicle with Ohio tags. While conducting the stop, Chief Cecil noticed that the plate on the vehicle did not look normal and upon further inspection the plate had the expiration date written ...

Hundred Teacher Selected For National History Day Summer Webinar Series

WASHINGTON, D.C. Mrs.Hannah Sapp, a teacher at Hundred High School in Hundred, West Virginia, is one of only 98 teachers selected for a National History Day (NHD) summer professional development program. This new course focuses on using online Library of Congress resources to develop and ...