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Mar. 06, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Students should take FAFSA verification process seriously

The Herald-Dispatch

The federal government requires colleges to verify the information submitted by many students on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Mar. 06, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Getting educated on colorectal cancer

Did you know that colorectal cancer is the No. 2 leading cause of cancer deaths among men and women in the US and accounts for nearly 10% of all cancer deaths in the US? These statistics cannot be ignored.

Mar. 06, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Travis Egnor and The Horse Traders to release limited edition vinyl

Sitting in a booth at Charlie's Harley-Davidson's diner guitarist and band-leader Travis Egnor is casually telling the story about the time he spent several days in the studio hanging out with Billy Gibbons.

Mar. 06, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Seth Avett, Jessica Lee Mayfield project is ready to go

With flooding rain pouring down, I found myself soaked in a kind of musical blue that to quote Lucinda Williams got down to where the spirit meets the bone.

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 07:07 PM

Honest Moms Column: Hurry up and slow down; they're growing up so fast

Robyn Rison and Jean Hardiman are both raising little ones - Robyn, two boys ages 5 and 3, and Jean, two girls ages 6 and 4 (with a grown stepdaughter as well). They decided to save some of their daily parenting conversations for posterity.


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 07:06 PM

Women's club happy to help with hospital fundraiser

When the GFWC Pea Ridge Woman's Club took a fundraiser idea to Cabell Huntington Hospital they were excited at how it was received. The Club discussed this project three years ago, and two things were decided:


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 07:03 PM

Joyce Spencer Column: Community News for Friday, March 6

NEW: Jeremy and Rebekah Crouch of Hurricane, West Virginia and their children, Haleigh (13) and Jonathan (11), began a new adventure on Feb. 25 that will change their lives dramatically. They flew to Ghana, Africa, to begin a mission where Jeremy will be managing the building projects, repairs, and maintenance of the church, school, and children's home facilities at Agape Gospel Mission in Accra, Ghana. The AGM consists of a church with more than 2,000 members, a children's home, and a school for the children's home students as well as surrounding community children. Haleigh and Jonathan will be homeschooled for the remainder of this year but will attend the children's school next year. The Crouch's plan to stay in Ghana indefinitely. Their family, friends, and home church, The Depot in Scott Depot, are partnering with them to enable them in this endeavor.


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Mobile gaming, Marvel characters a winning combo

Mobile gaming is one of the most popular gaming options in today's world. The ability to play an entertaining game while waiting at a medical appointment is great. Who wouldn't enjoy even the most basic mobile game such as Snake?

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

Huntington AARP to host meeting March 9

HUNTINGTON - The Huntington Area Chapter of AARP will host its next meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, March 9, at the St. Mary's Conference Center. The topic is "How Magistrate Court Could Affect You," with speaker Cabell County Magistrate Scott Bias.