HUNTINGTON -- Neighborhood Hospitality, Inc. (NHI), an Applebee's franchise group in Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, and West Virginia, raised more than $45,000 for animal charities during its 12th annual Paws for Carside event.
Alyssa Kimble, a soon-to-be sixth-grader in White Plains, New York, says she uses the desk in her bedroom for "everything" -- creating lesson plans for her make-believe school, writing stories and storing stuff.
When it's time to start stocking the school backpack, it's easy to just grab a stack of plain, boring notebooks.
ASHLAND -- Boyd County Public Library has been awarded an Arts Access Assistance grant through a program of the Kentucky Arts Council, the states art agency, which is supported by state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment of the Arts, according to a news release.
Success in school often depends on how well a student manages to organize everything from demanding schoolwork to a dizzying array of after-school activities to technological distractions.
Here's a rundown of local health-related classes and other offerings this week in Huntington.
HUNTINGTON -- Harry Shivel, 4, was born with hyperlexia, which gave him the ability to read words far above what would be expected of a child his age. But although he can read the words, he experiences difficulty with understanding what the words mean, according to a news release from Marshall University.
FAIR: Cabell County Fair continues through Saturday, July 26, at WV Pumpkin Park, Milton. Activities include demolition derby, sheep and lamb shows, carnival, gospel night (Thursday), livestock sale (Friday), fireworks and more. Hours are 3 to 11 p.m. today through Friday; and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday.
RUSSELL, Ky. — Cledus T. Judd’s house has come a long way from the first day he set eyes on it.
In the 1980 movie, "The Shining," Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) breaks through a door with an axe ("Heeere's Johnny!") and tries to murder his wife and son. Was that just another low-blood-sugar day for the enraged Jack? Maybe.