Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

The toughest part about being busy is that it makes it hard to say “thank you” as often as it needs to be said. In this, the last Mayor’s Corner of 2018, a few...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

As a Christian, the Jewish festivals speak to us in ways that overlap Christian tradition, if we are listening. For instance, Hanukkah is a Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Second Temple in...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

It was my pleasure to attend the annual Marlinton Woman’s Club’s Community Christmas Dinner last Thursday at the Opera House. As the volunteers and various clubs and organizations were introduced and their numerous programs were...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

The first Sunday in Advent is behind us. Now, the pace picks up until Christmas Eve. Everyone is extra busy. With all the hustle and bustle of the season, we can do ourselves a...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

This week is about the good, the bad, the ugly. The Good was one more reason for Thanksgiving, last week. The Town office received a call from Charleston, late in the day, on November 15....

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

No news this week. Just recommendations. It’s Thanksgiving week. Thank God for what He has given you. Be thanking Him for what He wants to give you, in the future. When you “don’t feel” like...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

NEWS FLASH – Be extremely careful when crossing the street in the area of Third Avenue and Eighth Street. I had no idea so many people drove on the sidewalk in Marlinton. But, after replacing the...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Paul’s word to the Ephesians in chapter 4 and verse 3 should be the practice of all: Endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. The Town normally does a...