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White and Srodes honored with Governor’s Service Awards

  Energy and enthusiasm characterize the volunteer work of both Oreana ‘Rene’ White and Jean Srodes. Governor Earl Ray Tom-blin will honor White and Srodes Wednesday, July 30, for their dedication to service at the annual...

I Remember…

Sharing memories I was talking with a new friend the other day and she shared some memories of her family’s life which revolved around the coal industry. I had never seen coal, and my knowledge of...

I Remember…

Growing Older Growing old is not for the faint of heart. You must be brave to take the next step. Steps in walking, as legs grow weaker and joints hurt. Steps in life, changes that take place...

Cub Scout Pack #33 hosts annual Father-Son Bake-off

Cub Scout Pack #33 held its annual Father Son Bake-off and Blue and Gold Banquet Sunday at the Community Wellness Center in Marlinton with 95 people in attendance. Ben Wilfong was the auctioneer for...

The draw of the bow

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer It’s that time of year again – hunting season. I always dread the hunting section – because I never know what to write about. I’ve never hunted in my life, and I don’t know...

A Healing day on the creek

Veteran’s Day got off to a cold start, but things always warm up after you catch a few fish. Mike Burns and the Hot Springs Chapter of Project Healing Waters took to the water near...

September 28 ~ USFS to host Trail Maintenance Workshop

The Forest Service will host a trail maintenance workshop Thursday, September 28, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Cranberry Mountain Nature Center in Monongahela National Forest. Workshop participants will learn techniques for working on...

I Remember…

Mountains and Valleys Most of us have mountains and valleys in our lives. Very few have a consistently level terrain. Is this good or bad? It all depends. You be the judge. We have mountains of struggles,...