Wednesday, December 01, 2021

CHARLESTON — West Virginia moved up three spots in the Reason Foundation’s Annual Highway Report, from 33rd to 30th in the nation, even though the report noted that, “Overall, the system is in poor shape. West Virginia has the second highest percentage of structurally deficient bridges, the …

DEAR JILL: I would like to know how many Sunday newspapers you recommend I get each week. A store near me sells them for a dollar, and sometimes I buy an extra one because if I use just one single $1 coupon, then I feel that I’ve paid for the cost of the paper.

Players tussle on the field during the 73rd annual Commode Bowl at Dunbar Middle School on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24. The long-running, annual community football game raises money for charity.

CHARLESTON — The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at

Lots of bargain hunters filled the Conference Center at Valley Park on Saturday, Nov. 27 for the Small Business Saturday crafts show and vendor fair in Teays Valley.

Wednesday, December 01, 2021

NITRO, W.Va. — Nitro’s Annual Christmas Parade will ring in the holiday season this year on Saturday, Dec. 4. The parade will include the Nitro High and Andrew Jackson school’s marching bands, local floats, holiday characters and, of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus.

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Marshall quarterback Grant Wells was injured in the second quarter and Western Kentucky scored 47 points in the second half en route to a 53-21 win over the Herd in front of 19,134 fans at Joan C. Edwards Stadium on Saturday.

Friday, November 26, 2021
Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Hurricane High School senior and Lady Redskins catcher Madison Mooney signs her Letter of Intent on Thursday, Nov. 18, to play softball for the Yellow Jackets of West Virginia State University.

Last year, I wrote a column trying to answer a question I had: “Why in the world would anyone want to run 100 non-stop miles?” I found out my answer by talking to Caleb Bowen, the winner of the inaugural Rim To River 100-mile race in the New River Gorge.

We’ve all learned more than we bargained for about how to celebrate the holidays during uncertain times. Last year, many of us cooked smaller Thanksgiving feasts and celebrated by Zoom. This year, with the proper precautions, we might see more real-life gatherings, and plates full of most — …

CHARLESTON — The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. — During the spring 2022 semester, the West Virginia State Capitol grounds will be campus for Shepherd University political science major Chloe Bailey of Buffalo, West Virginia. Bailey is one of ten college students receiving the Judith A. Herndon Fellowship to intern at…

With continued supply chain issues facing the country right now, consumers are finding that shelves may not be restocked as often as they’d like. This is frustrating, as good sales and promotions are often what motivate us to go to the grocery store in the first place. It’s disappointing to …