With the start of school just a couple weeks away, this week is prime time for enjoying some county fair fun.
The weekend will start out with partly cloudy skies with a chance of some scattered showers ahead of an approaching cold front on Saturday. The high temperature will be 85 degrees.
HURRICANE -- Artist Susan Tschantz will be guest artist at Main Street Art Studio for August.
DALLAS -- West Virginia University is beginning year three in the Big 12 Conference and head coach Dana Holgorsen says he has never been more excited about going into a football season than he is right now.
Summer time camps are a popular childhood activity for many children. There are many camps to choose from in our area, including day camps, sports camps, museum camps, adventure camps, band camps, music camps, special activity camps and church camps.
KENNA, W.Va. -- The annual West Virginia State Camp Meeting of the Church of God will begin at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 3, at Rippling Waters Campground in Kenna, West Virginia.
As many of you will know, I like to surf the Internet looking for stories and odd facts that take my interest. Sometimes these oddments will lead to one of these articles, at other times they lead me on a trail that can go on for hours or even days and then end in just another piece of useless knowledge.
Fresh out of South Charleston High School, Putnam County resident Dave Weddington chose to enlist in the Air Force on June 5, 1972, selecting aircraft maintenance as his career field. He considered joining the Navy, but they wanted him to be in electronics; the Marine recruiter wanted him to be a gunner on a helicopter; the Coast Guard recruiter was never in his office and the Army did not have fixed-wing aircraft opportunities.
Director Matt Reeves ("Let Me In," "Cloverfield," "Felicity") has brought new life into one of the longest-running franchises in sci-fi movie history. With "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," he shows us what can be done with a nice script, good actors and great CGI work.
SCOTT DEPOT -- Teays Valley Church of God will offer free haircuts by licensed stylists and barbers for the entire family from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 26.