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The Herald-Dispatch is making a list of organizations planning holiday-related charity fundraisers. Send your holiday charity information to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 304-526-2857. Here are some of the charities from the Tri-State that people can assist:
Income tax season is approaching, and students may want to consider these tips from KHEAA to help the process go more smoothly.
HUNTINGTON — Fresh off a performance to help raise toys for children, the ThunderTones will have their annual Christmas dinner show at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13.
DANCE: Speakeasy Singles offers its snowball flake/Christmas dance from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at West Virginia State University, Wilson Student Union, Institute. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $8 and $10 nonmembers. Music is provided by Matt "Gunner" Pauley, DJ. Dress is casual to dressy. Call 304-766-1041 or 304-925-8024.
CANNONSBURG, Ky. -- Boyd County Public Library Friends is hosting a huge rummage sale at the library's Summit Outreach Center on Dec. 14 and 15.
LOGAN, W.Va. — Chief Logan State Park celebrates the season with Christmas in the Park and more than a mile of holiday lights. Christmas in the Park is an annual drive-through lighting display event with nearly 200 display pieces. The light show runs through Jan. 1, 2014, from dark until 10 p.m.
“A Christmas Carol:” The Cabell County Public Library, 455 9th St., will host a performance of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. The festivities will begin at noon with caroling provided by The River Magic Chorus and end with the conclusion of the theatre performance. Light refreshments will be served with the caroling.
Black Sheep Burrito and Brews owner Pat Guthrie has just signed a lease to run the food and pub operations at the Charleston Brewing Company, 702 Quarrier Street in Charleston.
CHARLESTON — Two West Virginia ski resorts will be welcoming natural snow this weekend enabling skiers and snowboarders time on the slopes. Timberline in Tucker County opens for the first time on Thursday (tomorrow). Winterplace in Raleigh County will reopen again on Friday. With this week’s openings, all of West Virginia’s Ski Resorts are now open for the season, as Snowshoe and Oglebay opened in November and Canaan Valley opened last weekend.