The Herald-Dispatch News RSS 2015-03-01T18:28:19-05:00 urn:uuid:8319ef04-68f5-47f8-88fa-43695a28e1a6 Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. HURA rep to speak at meeting The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_ssno_MUST 2015-03-01T00:01:01-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON - The Southside Neighborhood Association will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at the Junior League Building, 617 9th Ave., Huntington.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Indoor triathlon benefits foster children By BRANDON ROBERTS http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_triathlon 2015-02-28T23:01:01-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON - The Marshall Recreation Center had an indoor triathlon on Saturday to benefit NECCO, a program that serves foster children in the Tri-State.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Old Post Office offers new, renovated spaces By TAYLOR STUCK http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_ashland 2015-02-28T23:01:01-05:00 <p> ASHLAND - Ashland now has a new multifunctional space in an old familiar building.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Science Olympiad puts students to the test By BRANDON ROBERTS http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_olympiad 2015-02-28T23:01:01-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON - Some area middle and high school students spent their Saturday in the Marshall University Science Building competing in the inaugural Science Olympiad for West Virginia.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Couple charged with child neglect The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_childabuse 2015-02-28T23:01:01-05:00 <p> CULLODEN - Two Culloden parents are behind bars after police found their 2-year-old sitting in trash and dog feces, according to a criminal complaint filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Heritage Fest focuses on past, present The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_heritagefest 2015-02-28T23:01:01-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON - The Huntington Youth Council of the NAACP celebrated and educated their peers Saturday morning at the A.D. Lewis Community Center for Heritage Fest.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Boyd County students compete in LEGO championship The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_legoteam 2015-03-01T00:01:01-05:00 <p> ASHLAND - The Boyd County fifth-grade ACCESS-O-BOTS team recently earned the First LEGO League State second-place title for Project Presentation at the First LEGO League State championship competition at Northern Kentucky University.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Huntington student art receives national honor The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_Vega 2015-03-01T00:01:01-05:00 <p>HUNTINGTON - Artwork by a Huntington High School student has been selected as one of the top works submitted in a nationwide contest.</p> <p></p> Smoking debate is back By BEN FIELDS http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_smoking 2015-03-01T00:01:01-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON &#8212; A man who waged a trench war through West Virginia&#39;s court systems to do what he thought was best for community health - ban smoking in public places &#8212; has a sinking feeling.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Cabell native advances at Challenge Academy The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0301_0301_Challenge 2015-03-01T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The Herald-Dispatch</p> <p>KINGWOOD, W.Va - Brok Edward Adkins has been appointed to Class 1-15 of the Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy. </p> <p></p>