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Library to host storyteller
In celebration of Women's History Month and as part of the library's "Meet Your Local Artist" program, the Philippi Public Library will host local storyteller Rebecca Ashburn on March 22 from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. "This is a unique program for everyone," said Director Judy Buckner Larry, "but we believe it will be especially enjoyable to women and ... (more)
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Hill honored by American Legion
On Feb. 22, Evelyn Hill, 98, of Elkins was presented with a certificate of recognition for her service to our country and for her many years of membership with American Legion Post 29. The certificate was presented by Tom Domingo, current commander of the Legion.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Three sentenced in circuit court
Jonathan Scott Healey, 30, of Elkins, was sentenced to one to 10 years in a state penitentiary for pleading guilty to third offense shoplifting.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
He was born March 25, 1930, at Flat Top, Mercer County, the son of the late Willie E. and Sylvia Mae Griffith Clark.
WV Highway Employee Charged With Lying To FBI
A state Division of Highways administrator has been charged with lying to a federal agent.
Elkins continues search for new police chief
Elkins City Council is continuing its search to find a new police chief, giving the city's search committee new criteria to find its top law enforcement officer.
Mr. Curtis L. Corley, 67, a resident of Elkins, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Hospice Care Regional Inpatient Center.
Michael "Mike" Huffnagel, 70, a resident of Valley Bend, passed from this life Thursday morning, March 6, 2014, in Hospice Inpatient Center in Elkins.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Davis pleads not guilty
Lawrence Edward Davis, 40, pleaded not guilty to three counts of sexual abuse in the first degree, a felony, and three counts of sexual abuse by a parent, guardian or custodian, a felony.
Klines to offer eight-day Oral History Class
"My father taught the elephant to pick my mother up by the head by first introducing a bowling ball.
City man arrested on larceny charges
An Elkins man was arrested after allegedly stealing a 2001 Ford Mustang reportedly worth more than $5,000, according to West Virginia State Police officials.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Man charged with sexual assault near Elkins
A Fairmont man is being held on a $200,000 bond after being arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl, police said.
Student teachers receive classroom assignments
Davis & Elkins College seniors majoring in Education recently received their student teaching assignments for the spring semester.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Businesses cited in sting
Officials from the Alcohol Beverage Control Administration and the Elkins detachment of the West Virginia State Police worked together on the Feb. 26 operation that visited 18 businesses, 10 Class A and eight Class B. "I can confirm compliance checks did take place in Randolph County and they were county wide," said Gig Robinson, spokesman for the ... (more)
Although weather forecasts called for 6-8 inches of precipitation by Monday morning, Elkins and vicinity actually saw less snow fall than some other parts of the state.
Chilling' movie scene plays out in downtown Elkins
Like a scene straight out of "A Christmas Story," an area resident found himself in a rather compromising - and embarrassing - situation when his tongue became fused to a frigid downtown light pole during Monday's inclement weather.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Buckhannon?Taco Bell serves first customers
The store served its first customers on Saturday and locals began lining up outside the Taco Bell as early as 8:30 a.m. for the doors to open at 10 a.m..
Student finding success
Sometimes the path to success is not the easiest - but one student from Elkins chose the non-traditional path and is working very hard to obtain her goals.
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All of West Virginia in winter storm path
Fifty-three of West Virginia's 55 counties are under Winter Storm Warnings from the National Weather Service as a storm system packing freezing rain, ice and snow moves through the Mountain State.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Virginia Ann Lambert Bennett, 78, a resident of Valley Head, passed from this life Friday morning, Feb. 28, 2014, in Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center in Elkins.