The Herald-Dispatch Putnam News RSS 2015-07-30T10:19:35-04:00 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 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>'Everest' VBS set for July 26 at Providence</p> <p>SCOTT DEPOT - Providence Baptist Church, located on Rocky Step Road, Scott Depot, is hosting "Everest" Vacation Bible School from Sunday, July 26, through Wednesday, July 29, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. daily.</p> <p></p> WVSU Extension Service and KISRA host free agriculture workshops The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>Courtesy of WVSU Extension</p> <p> INSTITUTE, W.Va. - West Virginia State University (WVSU) Extension Service will present a series of free workshops to help beginning and experienced gardeners learn a variety of garden management and production techniques on Thursday, Aug. 6, beginning at 9 a.m. at the Kanawha Institute for Social Research and Action (KISRA) Paradise Farms in Dunbar.</p> <p></p> George D. Six: Rotarians learn about digital connections The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>Courtesy of the Putnam </p> <p>County Rotary Club</p> <p>The following is a synopsis of the Putnam County Rotary Club meeting of Tuesday, July 14.</p> <p></p> West Virginia State University lowers tuition for early applicants The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>B</p> Crouch is Little Miss Putnam County Fair The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>The Putnam Herald</p> <p>WINFIELD - Introducing Little Miss Putnam County Fair 2015, Emma Crouch. </p> <p>Emma is the daughter of Zachary and Stacey Crouch of Winfield; granddaughter of Timothy and Cindy Wysong and Timothy and Bonnie Crouch; great-granddaughter of Janet Wysong and Midge Crouch, and niece of Jonathan Crouch, Chase Wysong and Ashley Harper. </p> <p></p> Our Champions The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>Submitted photo</p> <p>Hurricane Little League Baseball 8-year-old all-stars won the West Virginia District 3 championship. Team members, from left, are: Front row, Jacob Fitzsimmons, Landon Poniatowski, Zane Quentrill, Brady Coleman, Wesley Sutton, Kolten McKown, Carson O'Dell, Brady Rigney, Braxton Lovejoy, Josh Lugwig, Dallas Johnson, Carley Spolarich. Back row, coaches Jeremy Sutton, Craig Coleman, Sam O'Dell, manager Mike Spolarich. || 0724_our champions || Our championsHurricane Little League Baseball 8-ye</p> Teachers and students prepare for a new school year The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>Thousands of students will soon be entering their first year of school.</p> <p>My high school graduating class of 1948 at Hurricane High School, the Hurricane Redskins, had a class reunion at the Pizza Hut in Hurricane from one to three in the afternoon. The gathering seems to get smaller every year. No former teachers attend now. The students are all in their 80s.</p> <p></p> Word of Light Community Church to host 'Moses' Great Escape' VBS The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>Courtesy of Word of Light </p> <p>Community Church</p> <p>HURRICANE - Word of Light Community Church is hosting Vacation Bible School studying Moses' Great Escape from Egypt the week of July 28-July 31. VBS will be each evening from 6:30-9 p.m. </p> <p></p> Frenchman a bright boy who made our highways brighter The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>Just 106 years ago tomorrow, a Frenchman who made headlamps for automobiles took what, at the time, was a huge step toward making the world seem a much smaller place.</p> <p></p> Putnam County 5Ks The Herald-Dispatch 2015-07-24T00:01:01-04:00 <p>JULY</p> <p>n Marching Redskins 5K</p> <p>Date: 8 a.m. Saturday, July 25</p> <p>Location: Hurricane City Park, Hurricane</p> <p>Entry fee: Registration before July 11 is $20, and Race Day is $25.</p> <p></p>