The Herald-Dispatch Putnam News RSS 2015-02-27T06:48:11-05:00 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. Senate starts work to scale back law after chemical spill The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>B</p> Ultrasound can be used as a healing therapy The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The use of physical modalities such as hot and cold packs, electrical stimulation, and ultrasound have been used in health care clinics for several years. </p> <p></p> Putnam County worship news The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The Rooms of Your Life event set for April 25 at First Baptist</p> <p>HURRICANE - First Baptist Church of Hurricane, 2635 Main St., will host an event called "The Rooms of Your Life," from 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 25.</p> <p></p> Citizens converge in Charleston for 'Silver Haired Legislature' The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>Courtesy of Suzanne Hornsby</p> <p>The first West Virginia Silver Haired Legislature Day at the Capitol for this legislative session was held on Friday, Jan. 23, with Rosa McKinney serving as the delegate from Putnam County.</p> <p></p> Vanessa Ervin takes pledge for community service The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>Courtesy of the </p> <p>Putnam County Rotary Club</p> <p>The following is a synopsis of the Putnam County Rotary Club meeting of Tuesday, Feb. 24:</p> <p></p> Your guide to the weekend The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>You can heat up the weekend by heading out to a nearby theater where several local companies are working up a full range of shows from the Caribbean-flavored musical of "The Little Mermaid," to some more edgy fare such as "Bat Boy The Musical."</p> <p></p> Check out Bolt's Lawn Care for summer and winter needs The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>Those who have lawns and driveways have to be concerned with their care, upkeep and maintenance during the 12 months of the year. That involves grooming, preservation and conservation.</p> <p></p> Weather The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The weekend will start out with partly cloudy skies and dry conditions on Saturday with cool high pressure overhead. The high temperature will only make it to 36 degrees. </p> <p></p> News in Brief The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>Network of Women sponsors blood drive</p> <p>HURRICANE - Putnam Chamber NOW (Network of Women) is sponsoring a Blood Drive from 1-7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 27, at the City of Hurricane Municipal Building.</p> <p></p> 2015-16 registration for kindergarten is now open until March 6 The Herald-Dispatch 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The Putnam Herald</p> <p>WINFIELD - Putnam County elementary schools are now accepting calls for kindergarten registration for the 2015-16 school year for all children who will be 5 years old before Sept. 1, 2015. This is for all children who will be in kindergarten next year. </p> <p></p>