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Library Lines

Things are dropping into my lap out of the blue. Good things. I love it when this happens—and if you’ve ever had a series of nice things happen to you, you’ll know what I...

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The following have generously donated to McClintic, Green Bank, Hillsboro or PCFL in general during 2014 and 2015. We owe them many, many thanks. Donations earmarked for the Durbin and Linwood libraries will...

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McClintic Library has a slew of new books that I’m dying to tell everyone about, and I usually list a few good titles when they come in, here in Library Lines. And this...

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I listed people who have generously donated to the Pocahontas County Free Libraries in 2014 and 2015, specifically the McClintic, Green Bank and Hillsboro branches – or just the libraries in general. Some people...

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McClintic Library is serving as a collection site for donations of new or gently used books for the women of the Greenbrier Birthing Center. High Rocks Educational Corporation AmeriCorps members are completing this...

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I promised to highlight the new books that have come in at the Durbin Community Library. The order has arrived, and librarian Nancy Egan is working on processing the books for circulation. ...

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Last summer, Mountain State Press announced the publication of My People Was Music, a stunning collaboration of poetry, photography and music/spoken word performances written and produced by Kirk Judd, one of West Virginia’s best...

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So as I sit down to write this week’s Library Lines, it is September 21, which just happens to be author Stephen King’s birthday. King is one of my favorite authors. If you...