The Herald-Dispatch Putnam News RSS 2014-08-22T02:10:17-04:00 urn:uuid:5b96e0e0-86c3-42b6-97ec-57cebc183d1d Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Worship News The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0822_church+news 2014-08-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>SCOTT DEPOT -- Providence Baptist Church, located on Rocky Step Road in Scott Depot, invites everyone to Homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 24. </p> There are several treatment options for Plantar Fasciitis The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0822_Merrittcol 2014-08-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the tissue on the bottom of the foot. </p> Trip down south brings out appreciation for home The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0822_Coleman 2014-08-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>A few weeks ago I mentioned my family from England was flying to Florida for a vacation and I would be joining them for a few days. That vacation has now come and gone. Like all vacations, it seemed to pass all too quickly; they are back in rain-swept England and I have returned to my normal daily routine. </p> The Hundred-Foot journey nicely done chick flick worth going to see The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0822_Summers 2014-08-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>Chick flick director Lasse Hallstrom ("Chocolat," "The Cider House Rules," "Dear John") has done it yet again, with "The Hundred-foot Journey," a movie based on the novel by Richard C. Morais. </p> The Beehive Beauty Room opens in Putnam County The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0822_Beehive 2014-08-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>HURRICANE -- The small-business scene is buzzing in Putnam County, where the Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed another player to the service industry. </p> Lemonade Day Award Winners announced The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0822_LemonadeDay 2014-08-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>CHARLESTON -- George Washington Elementary School was honored at the state capital last week for its participation in the West Virginia Lemonade Day. </p> Putnam Library summer reading program wraps up with big prizes The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0822_SummerReading 2014-08-22T00:00:00-04:00 <p>The Putnam County Library Summer Reading Program, "Fizz, Boom, Read," concluded another popular year with the awarding of prizes. </p> Gallery: Putnam in Pictures, Friday, Aug. 15 The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:e547c449-bd25-466c-bb34-5aa87f0e15c3 2014-08-15T08:44:58-04:00 <p> Did you miss something in Putnam County this week? Chances are, one of our photographers was there.</p> Taste for foods doesn't always translate across different countries The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0815_coleman 2014-08-15T00:00:00-04:00 <p>I have a confession to make. Here it is -- despite the fact that it is very popular here I do not like peanut butter and jelly. </p> Witnessing incredible patience at public event The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news_putnamnews/2014+0815_Ellis 2014-08-15T00:00:00-04:00 <p>On Monday, July 28, at noon, Kitty and I gathered, with approximately 1,200 others for the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the basketball museum in the Raleigh County community of Artie, W.Va. The unbelievable museum occupies the old post office building that was the common anchor for the community and its three churches in that immediate area. </p>