The Herald-Dispatch zzzUnused RSS 2014-12-22T02:52:34-05:00 urn:uuid:c6d1a726-4224-4957-b421-5476dfdbc096 Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. BLOG UPDATE: How to vote tonight for Point Pleasant native Chase Likens on "American Idol" 2012/The Herald-Dispatch urn:uuid:90eceb58-f29f-4265-816b-08a9084a6846 2012-02-28T17:05:43-05:00 <p> &quot;When I was in Point Pleasant last week talking to people there about native son Chase Likens, I had several people ask how to vote since they had never done it before.</p> Public meeting set for 6 Wednesday to discuss building a local food hub 2012/The Herald-Dispatch urn:uuid:ad692a6c-5a2f-471d-aeeb-faf696ccd0b9 2012-02-01T12:51:42-05:00 <p> At 6 p.m.&#160; Wednesday, Feb. 1, folks interested in implementing a local food hub in Huntington, are gathering at Unlimited Future, 1650 Eighth Ave., Huntington.</p> Hayes leads Highlanders to victory over Nitro DAVID WALSH http://www.herald-dispatch.com/sports_highschool/2012+0201_hhs+boys 2012-02-01T00:15:42-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- Huntington High&#39;s Toquan Hayes has more fun walking the halls at school these days. A four-game winning streak will change the attitude students have about a team.</p> Hal Greer will attend Field House farewell The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/sports_marshall/2012+0201_greer 2012-02-01T00:12:58-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame member Hal Greer is coming home to participate in Marshall University&#39;s farewell to Veterans Memorial Field House.</p> Intrigue surrounds MU's Signing Day ANDREW RAMSPACHER http://www.herald-dispatch.com/sports_marshall/2012+0201_mu+football 2012-02-01T00:19:08-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- On Jan. 18, reports were rapid, Facebook profile pictures were changing and Herd Nation was smiling.</p> Herd halts skid, tops Tulane 63-44 RICK McCANN http://www.herald-dispatch.com/sports_marshall/2012+0201_mu+basketball 2012-02-01T21:10:11-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON &#8212; The Marshall Thundering Herd men&#8217;s basketball team stopped a four-game free-fall Wednesday, beating Tulane soundly, 63-44, at the Cam Henderson Center.<br /> &#160;</p> Chuck Landon: Either beat Tulane, or season runs off the rails CHUCK LANDON http://www.herald-dispatch.com/sports_marshall/2012+0201_landon+column 2012-02-01T00:14:04-05:00 <p> This is the day.</p> Warmer temps to linger The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2012+0201_warm 2012-01-31T23:17:52-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- While the novelty for the moderate January temperatures is still in the air, mother nature&#39;s warm wishes for the Tri-State don&#39;t appear to be going anywhere soon.</p> Magistrate education bill stalls in Senate BRYAN CHAMBERS http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2012+0201_magistrates 2012-01-31T23:19:39-05:00 <p> CHARLESTON -- The latest attempt to raise educational requirements for magistrates in West Virginia met its demise in the state Senate on Tuesday.</p> Hurricane High student struck, killed by train Tuesday The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2012+0201_train 2012-02-01T07:14:56-05:00 <p> HURRICANE, W.Va. -- The city of Hurricane was devastated Tuesday when a 16-year-old boy was hit and killed by a train.</p>