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Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Billy Summers: 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'has great fight scenes and effects

Directors Anthony and Joe Russo ("You, Me & Dupree," "Community") did wonders for the new Captain America movie, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier."


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Local teacher selected for innovators program

CHARLESTON -- A Winfield teacher is one of just two teachers in West Virginia who have been selected as part of the 100 educators in the 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators program.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Public called to action during 'Child Abuse Prevention Month'

It's just now time to start thinking about spring planting, but don't be surprised if you see some gardens that have seemingly "bloomed" overnight.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Cintas awarded Chamber Chamber Business of the Month for April

We at Cintas take pride in being a valuable part of our local community and organizations. Being a member of the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce is a great benefit to our company, partners, and customers.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Markhum of Winfield high named Gamer of the Week

Teays Physical Therapy Center Inc. and the Putnam Herald are pleased to present this week's Female Gamer of the Week to Kenna Markhum of Winfield High School.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Burkes of St. Albans High receives honors

Teays Physical Therapy Center Inc. & The Putnam Herald are pleased to present this week's Male Gamer of the Week award to Josh Burkes of St. Albans High School.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Bill Ellis: Exciting Sundays and other days ahead

These are exciting days for our churches, for Christians and non-Christians, for those who believe in Jesus Christ as well as those who believe in nothing more than Bunny Rabbits and the Easter Parade.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Derek Coleman: Tunnel diggers discover old plague pit in London

The city of London is building a new railroad track. Called Crossrail, it is the biggest engineering project in Europe at the moment with more than 10,000 people working on it in 40 different locations. When it is finished, it will link Heathrow Airport to the west of London with the east coast of England, crossing the city as it does so.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Kim Miller: Alcohol causes problems for older Americans

The month of April is celebrated as National Alcohol Awareness Month. Anyone at any age can have a drinking problem. Alcohol misuse by older adults is a significant, often unrecognized public health concern that results in major consequences.


Apr. 11, 2014 @ 12:30 PM

Gallery: Putnam in Pictures, Friday, April 11

Did you miss something in Putnam Herald this week? Chances are, one of our photographers was there.