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Putnam News

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Main Street Apartments open for tenants

HURRICANE -- If you live in the Hurricane area or just happen to find yourself traveling through downtown Hurricane, you should really take a second look at the apartment complex at 2648 Main St.


Sep. 26, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Norton became the the only Emperor of the United States

It is quite noticeable that many Americans take an avid interest in the British Royal Family. Some of my close friends are dedicated royal watchers and when I asked one of them recently why she was so interested, she replied that she guessed it was because America doesn't have a royal family and never has had.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 11:48 AM

Gallery: Putnam in Pictures

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


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Derek Coleman: Should Scotland be an independent country?

As you read this the Great Britain we know may well have changed forever. Yesterday, Thursday, Sept. 18, was the day when the people of Scotland voted in a referendum on the future of the country.


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Rotary delivers supply-filled backpacks to Poca students

POCA -- The Putnam Rotary Club delivered backpacks loaded with school supplies for students at Poca Elementary School on Tuesday.


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

PCS produces 6 Merit Scholarship semifinalists

WINFIELD -- Putnam County Schools has six National Merit Scholarship Finalists for 2014-2015. They are:


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Tucker of Buffalo High School named Gamer of the Week

Teays Physical Therapy Center Inc. and the Putnam Herald are pleased to present this week's Male Gamer of the Week to Jordan Tucker of Buffalo High School.


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Food bank seeks help to win bid

HUNTINGTON -- The Facing Hunger Foodbank, which includes Putnam County in its service area, is in the running to win a grant from the Walmart Foundation's "Fight Hunger. Spark Change." campaign.


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Buffalo High School FBLA members excel at the state and national levels

Three Buffalo High students attended the National Future Business Leaders of America Conference in Nashville, Tennesee, this summer and showed that some of the best and brightest come from Putnam County Schools.


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Putnam Homcoming event deemed a success

WINFIELD -- According to almost anyone who attended the 85th Putnam County Homecoming Sept. 13 and 14, the event was a resounding success. From its great food and entertainment to the Grand Parade and 5K run, the two days were filled with activities everyone could enjoy.