Jan. 19, 2015 @ 03:42 PM
Here is a video explaining the work of Harmony House.
The Cabell-Huntington Coalition For the Homeless, which runs Harmony House, will have its annual fundraiser, Hometown Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 12 at the ballroom of the Frederick Hotel. Marshall University men's basketball coach Dan D'Antoni is this year's guest speaker.
Admission is $50 for the breakfast. For more information on corporate sponsorships or individual tickets call 304-523-2764, ext. 102 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
You can also help Harmony House now as they are in constant need of donations of soap, shampoo, razors, towels, washcloths, etc. The donation room accepts clothing items such as new underwear, socks, coats, gloves. Right now they are in need of winter supplies of coats and blankets.
Go online at http://harmonyhousewv.com/ for more info.
Jan. 18, 2015 @ 06:41 PM
Here's a video from Step Afrika.
At 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, the famous Washington, D.C. -based dance troupe, the first professional company devoted to stepping, brings their high energy show "Step Afrika" to the stage of the Paramount Arts Center, 1300 Winchester Ave., Ashland.
Go online at www.paramountartscenter.com or call 606-324-0007 for more info.
Dec. 25, 2014 @ 04:31 PM
Here’s the official video for “Sick Jackets” off of Rozwell Kid’s new CD “Too Shabby.”
Rozwell Kid lands at the V Club, 741 6th Ave., on New Year’s Eve, along with a lineup of equally cool fellow guardians of the West Virginia indie rock galaxy — The William Matheny Band (that now features Ian Thornton on bass, and Meisterhans on guitar) as well as Bud Carroll and Thornton’s ace unit, AC30, and Morgantown rockers, Sleepwalker.
Admission is $10 for the concert, which starts at 10 p.m. for those 18 and up. There’s a free champagne toast at midnight. Go online at www.vclublive.com for more info and check out more from the band at https://www.facebook.com/RozwellKid
Dec. 16, 2014 @ 04:37 PM
Here’s a video about the Winter Festival of Lights at Oglebay Resort and Conference Center in Wheeling, W.Va.
One of the nation’s largest displays, the Winter Festival of Lights — a tradition since 1985 — covers more than 300 acres over a six-mile drive that winds through the hills of the famed resort.
Regularly listed as one of the Top 10 Christmas lights displays in the U.S., the Festival, which is now lit entirely by LED lights, features more than 80 light displays including a new and spectacular 300-foot-long lighted tunnel with more than 30 multi-colored lit arches.
Special Festival of Lights overnight packages are available at Wilson Lodge. Call 800-624-6988 or book online.
Dec. 02, 2014 @ 11:31 PM
Marshall University Police are looking for two men who broke into the football team’s locker room at Joan C. Edwards Stadium and stole team apparel.
Surveillance video shows two men entering the Shewey Building through the midfield entrance at 11:09 p.m. Nov. 22
Nov. 23, 2014 @ 01:15 PM
Helping to save a life can be a great way to give thanks this year. The American Red Cross’ partner, Katie Lee, co-host of Food Network's "The Kitchen" and cookbook author explains why.
This Thanksgiving season, give with meaning. Either schedule an appointment to donate blood or platelets, or ask a friend, family member or co-worker to donate. Spread the word that donors are needed by sharing this video with others on social media using #GiveWithMeaning.
As you continue preparing for Thanksgiving, remember the simple act of paying it forward. For more information from ARC’s celebrity chef partners, visit the Red Cross website at www.redcrossblood.org.
Here’s some upcoming donation drives:10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 25, at the Huntington Blood Donation Center, 1111 Veterans Memorial Blvd. Huntington.
10:30 a.m.to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, Huntington Blood Donation Center, 1111 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Huntington and 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, Marshall University Memorial Student Center, Huntington.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, St. Mary's Heart Center, 2900 First Ave., Huntington.
Nov. 21, 2014 @ 02:10 PM
For more information and future announcements, visit the JAMboree website, stay tuned to this Facebook page and follow the festival on Twitter @jcjamboree.
Nov. 19, 2014 @ 11:45 PM
Marshall University nursing student Hannah Begley talks about a new Nursing Simulation Center in Corbly Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus. The simulator allows student nurses to practice their medical response skills in a safe environment with instructors at arm’s length.
Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:25 AM
Marshall University Head Football Coach Doc Holliday remarks during Marshall’s annual Memorial Service to honor the 75 victims of the 1970 Marshall University plane crash on Friday, November 14, 2014.
Nov. 14, 2014 @ 11:41 PM
Marshall University President Stephen Kopp remarks during Marshall’s annual Memorial Service to honor the 75 victims of the 1970 Marshall University plane crash on Friday, November 14, 2014.