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Mayor Bohrer Honored

The City of New Martinsville recently honored Mayor Steve Bohrer for his years of service to the community as a councilman and Mayor. The celebration was well attended by city employees, councilmen and administrators, and Bohrer was presented with nice meal and a cake thanking him for his ...

The Movie House

In a major boost for local entertainment options, the Wetzel County Convention & Visitors Bureau has purchased the former Valley Cinema 3 to keep it from closing permanently. Assets like the movie theater are important in improving the quality of life in communities and the CVB felt ...

BOE Meets For Regular Meeting

The Wetzel County Board of Education met June 22, at the County Board Office for the regular meeting. The public was able to watch via YouTube due to the Covid-19 pandemic.Board President Warren Grace led in the Pledge of Allegiance and the invocation was delivered by Board member Brian ...

Interview With Jeanne Kehrer Barnes

Growing up in Sistersville, Jeanne Barnes had an idyllic childhood, surrounded by loving parents and both sets of grandparents. She rode her bike with friends on the abandoned trolley line to Middlebourne, hiked to Big Rock, and fished with her dad at the Bens Run Dam. Close to her home, she ...

Smiths Honor Recreation Department For Hard Work

On Tuesday June 16, at the New Martinsville Minitature Golf Course in Bruce Park, Bev Gibb longtime director of Parks and Recreation and several of her employees were presented a cake in honor of their service to the community in keeping the Parks and Recreation activities in good condition for ...

Wetzel County Commission Holds Regular Meeting

The Wetzel County Commission held a regular meeting at the County Commission office on June 16, 2020. Commissioner President Larry Lemon called the meeting to order following the Pledge of Allegiance. All commissioners were present.The first item on the agenda was the Wetzel County Convention ...

Everet McDougal Celebrates 96th Birthday

Evert McDougal, long-time resident of New Martinsville, celebrated his 96th birthday on June 16.Everet has lived a full and happy life, full of many great accomplishments and happy memories.He dedicated 38 years of service to Olin Aluminum in Hannibal, Ohio, and also served in World War II. ...

Bradley’s Surprised With Second Honeymoon

Bruce and Crystal Bradley, married in 1968 at St. Paul's Methodist Church in Pine Grove, WV, recently celebrated 50 years of marriage on November 26, 2019.The Bradley's live in Coburn, and are parents to James Bradley (deceased) and Jonathan Bradley. They also have several grandchildren, ...

Congratulations To Hundred High School Scholarship

Hundred High School recently announced the winners of several scholarships awards. Cody Soles was awarded the Hundred-Littleton Alumni Association Scholarship that is made possible by donations from members of the association.Adam and Aaron Stevens were the recipients of the Chris Roberts ...