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Bob-n-Along: Holiday Cookies, Pies, Fudge and Gingerbread Men; I love them all!

By Bob Stealey | December 09, 2016 6:00 AM
Whether we're talking Clarksburg, or Harrison County, or West Virginia or wherever, likely it makes no real difference at this time of year, considering the subject--a Christmas "sweet tooth." Generally, I'm speaking of thos...
 

After West Virginia passes "Right to Work", AFL-CIO union leader Kenny Perdue retires

By Local News | December 08, 2016 7:00 PM
Clarksburg, WV native Kenny Perdue, president of the West Virginia AFL-CIO, has announced his plans to retire.   Perdue has spent 40 years with the labor movement and 20 years with the AFL-CIO, according to the retirement anno...
 

Adamston community leader, popular Dairy King owner Joseph Tarantino dies at age 97

By Local News | December 08, 2016 1:00 PM
Joseph Tarantino, 97 of Clarksburg passed away peacefully Sunday, December 4, 2016 at his home with his family by his side. Born on February 12, 1919 in Clarksburg, the son of the late James Vincenzio and Mary Ulimo Tarantino, Joseph was the...
 

Dining Options are a Priority for "Jazz Stroll" Planners for Shows on December 9 and 10

By Local News | December 08, 2016 6:00 AM
One of the reasons nationally known jazz artists like to come to central West Virginia is the food, and if you ask some of the musicians, their love of that food is one of the first things they tell people when they get back home. That fact...
 

Woody Thrasher and David Alvarez named Co-Chairs on Jim Justice's Transition Team

By Local News | December 06, 2016 5:00 PM
On Tuesday, Larry Puccio, the chairman of the Jim Justice Transition Team announced the co-chairs for each of the transition policy committees. The eight committees will be comprised of a diverse group of experts who will make policy recommendatio...
 

Terango to be Chief Tax Deputy; Lattea is Interim Chief Deputy for Sheriff-Elect Matheny

By Local News | December 06, 2016 3:00 PM
Former Harrison County Magistrate Jim Terango will become the Chief Deputy for the Tax Division under the administration of Harrison County Sheriff-Elect Robert Matheny.   Current Lt. Scott Lattea will serve the new Sheriff as th...
 

Grapevine: Remembering Pearl Harbor and the Monongah Mine Disaster of 1907

By Rosalyn Queen Alonso | December 06, 2016 2:00 PM
The first week in December is a time when we observe two very sad anniversaries.  First is the bombing of Pearl Harbor and second is the Monongah Mine Explosion.   We all know how the incident at Pearl Harbor affecte...
 

Parks & Recreation hosts free "Family Day Weekend" as part of "Life in Appalachia" Series

By Local News | December 06, 2016 5:00 AM
Harrison County Parks and Recreation began its second session of the 2016-17 Enrichment Schedule as "Life in Appalachia" opened up on November 28th.  With a full schedule, the program, which lasts until December 22nd, teaches kids i...
 

Local Oil & Gas leaders address members of the Harrison County Chamber of Commerce

By Local News | December 05, 2016 6:00 AM
Oil and gas industry leaders gathered Friday morning (Nov. 4) for the Harrison County Chamber of Commerce Business @ Breakfast, held at Comfort Inn Suites in Bridgeport. The event featured three presentations on the state of the industry....
 

Parent Company of The Exponent-Telegram announces purchase of The State Journal

By Local News | December 04, 2016 3:00 PM
The State Journal will welcome the winter season Dec. 1 as part of the NCWV Media family, which adds an extensive increase in resources to the state’s only business newspaper.   NCWV Media, which already produces The Exp...
 
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