French Creek Freddie set to make his seasonal prediction on Super Bowl Sunday

ROCK CAVE – The fifth annual weeklong Groundhog Festival kicks off this Friday, Jan. 31 with the opening ceremony and plenty of critter stew being served up at the Banks District Volunteer Fire Department. The opening ceremony will begin at 4:15 p.m. followed by a potluck dinner with critter stew made by Fish Hawk Acres […]

New senator gets acquainted with post

MT. NEBO – When Greg Boso resigned from his post in September 2019 as one of two senators representing the largest senatorial district in West Virginia, lifelong Nicholas County resident John Pitsenbarger tossed his hat in the ring. He was […]

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Augusta Youth Ballet Company to present Coppelia in Buckhannon this weekend

Augusta Youth Ballet Company

The story ballet Coppelia, or “The Girl with the Enamel Eyes,” is coming to Buckhannon. The Augusta Youth Ballet Company (AYBC), located at The Dance Factory on West Main Street, is taking the stage to present the ballet at the Virginia Thomas Law Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of West Virginia Wesleyan […]

Original theatre production comes to Fairmont State

The Fairmont State University Department of Performing Arts presents an original theatre production based on the unpublished work of Dr. Ruth Ann Musick.  The Ghostly and the Ghastly: A Passel of West Virginia Folktales will be presented in Wallman Hall Theatre on February 20, 21, and 22 at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday, February 23 […]

Shirley Temple Gum McQuain

Obituary Shirley McQuain

Shirley Temple Gum McQuain, 83, of Richwood, W.Va., died Friday, January 24, 2020, at the J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.  She was born June 6, 1936, in Webster County, a daughter of the late Roy and Elvrie Baldwin Lough.  In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by one son Tommy […]