The weekend will start out with a weak cold front moving through on Saturday. Skies will be partly cloudy and it will be dry with a high temperature of 52 degrees.
You may remember a couple of weeks ago I talked about the devastating storms that have been lashing Britain for most of this year. Thousands of acres of farmland are under water, villages are flooded, London is threatened and damages already run into many millions of pounds. Despite this, the news is not all bad. For those interested in archaeology, the huge waves and high winds of these past weeks have provided many golden opportunities.
HURRICANE -- You can enjoy dinner out and help fight hunger by participating in Dine Out Putnam at Fireside Grille between 5 and 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 27.
DONALD EUGENE BARCROFT, 79, of Hurricane, W.Va., husband of Tene Barcroft, died March 3 in CAMC Teays Valley Hospital. He retired from Union Carbide. Funeral service was 1 p.m. Thursday, Forrest Burdette Memorial United Methodist Church, Hurricane; burial in Forest Memorial Park, Milton. Donations are suggested to Back Pack Buddies at Forrest Burdette. www.allenfuneralhomewv.com.
Tri-State Roofing & Sheet Metal Company is proud to be recognized as the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month. Beginning in Wheeling in 1923 as a small built-up roofing company, Tri-State is a regional specialty contractor known for technical and engineering expertise in all types of roofing systems, sheet metal fabrication, and HVAC/mechanical systems. The company marked its 90th anniversary last year, and celebrated the installation of over 1 billion square feet of roofing.
Hillbilly Carnival headlining triple bill of raucous West Virginia string bands on Friday
Did you miss something in Putnam County this week? Chances are, one of our photographers was there.
RED HOUSE -- Red House UBI Church is hosting a spring revival with West Virginia's State Police Chaplain, Jim Mitchell, from Sunday, March 2, through Friday, March 7.
HURRICANE -- The Academy of Arts at January's is seeking the community's help as it plans an event to raise money to benefit a sick child in Putnam County.
HURRICANE, W.V. -- The 2013-14 Pipesounds Concert Series on the Harrah Symphonic Organ will continue Friday, March 28, at Forrest Burdette Memorial United Methodist Church, 2757 Main St.