Did you miss something in Putnam County this week? Chances are, one of our photographers was there.
When Dave Mistich got hired at West Virginia Public Radio one of the first things he went after was getting the greenlight on the project of a lifetime.
WINFIELD -- The Putnam County Commission says a public-private partnership will provide funding to complete an upgrade of U.S. 35.
On June 2, 1947, my parents, Clarence and Goldie Ellis and their three children moved to Scott Depot. They bought property here in the fall of 1943. Dad, Ben Mullins and a few other men joined forces to build an eight-room house, bathroom and two porches. Dad worked many long hours to build this house over the next four years.
Every winter, Putnam PSD is called to temporarily shut off service for numerous homes and businesses that have experienced leaks and/or plumbing damage as a result of the freezing of water in internal pipes. As ice forms, it expands in volume and can therefore result in broken pipes and fittings and create a leak that can lead to property damage and expensive repair costs for the property owner.
HURRICANE -- If you have decided this year to make your Christmas holiday more meaningful and family oriented, or just need to inject some Christmas spirit into the shopping madness, Putnam County Parks and Recreation and the Putnam County Visitors Bureau has a week's worth of holiday activities designed to give area families a place to relax and spend time with each other while participating in holiday-themed events, said Putnam County Parks and Recreation Director Scott Williamson.
People tend to think of the United Kingdom as an old country and, although England, Scotland and Ireland have separate histories going back more than a thousand years, they have in fact only been combined for a little longer than the United States has existed.
HURRICANE -- Hurricane was recently named the second-best place to live and raise a family in West Virginia by consumer advocacy Website NerdWallet. But Hurricane Mayor Scott Edwards wants to be No. 1.
WINFIELD -- Officials are marking the opening of an adult drug court in Putnam County.
I think that Director Francis Lawrence needs to mark "Hunger Games: Catching Fire" up to experience, and go back to directing music videos.