The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

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  • HFT plans mini-camps

    The Historic Fayette Theater this year is fortunate to offer not just one, but two summer Youth Drama Camps. The new format of this year’s camps is a “Mini Camp, with Big Fun.

    May 19, 2014

  • mh meeting.jpg Kick-off event set Saturday for Mount Hope community garden

    Sure, growing a community garden is about eating well, and living a healthier lifestyle. But it’s also about so much more.

    May 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • BOE candidates make statements on goals

    Following the Meet the Candidates event sponsored by the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce on April 23, some candidates expressed their desire for more access to the public as a group and so the Chamber set about to make that happen.

    May 9, 2014

  • reap sandy Elmore named to Fayetteville council

    Fayetteville Town Council introduced a new council member and tackled the old business of nuisance properties and the transition to a new mass transit authority during its regular meeting Thursday.

    May 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • Final lecture in Coal Heritage Series Tuesday

    Historic coal camps have long been considered a place where the operator had control over the residents. While many fond memories of good neighbors and strong families persist, most agree that the operator wielded a certain power.

    May 5, 2014

  • Ag department requesting funds for black fly spraying

    Fly fishermen, whitewater rafters and other river aficionados are likely to have to stock on up on insect repellent this spring, as a budget shortfall in the West Virginia Department of Agriculture’s black fly suppression program has meant fewer applications of Bti — a pesticide toxic only to black fly and mosquito larvae — on area rivers.

    May 4, 2014

  • Pavilion Permanent home for farmer’s market to be dedicated in Saturday ceremony

    A Fayette County man will be honored for his commitment to a newly completed community project Saturday in Oak Hill.

    May 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • fit A diamond in the rough

    April 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wide array of topics covered in Chamber’s candidates event

    Senate gridlock on both the state and national levels and government transparency dominated conversations at the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce “Meet the Candidates” forum Wednesday at Holiday Lodge.

    April 27, 2014

  • Meadow Bridge High to receive extra funds from ed department

    After the prospect was initially vetoed by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin in March, Fayette County School Superintendent Keith Butcher announced last week that the county will indeed receive funds for Meadow Bridge High School after all.

    April 27, 2014