CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

Calvary Baptist Church in Oak Hill, under the direction of Pastor Greg Swisher, held a school supply donation drive for New River Primary School. The supplies were collected from church members over several weeks and were dedicated and presented to Principal Lee R. Jones during the Sunday se…

The American Library Association and its member entities, including branches of the Fay-ette County Public Library system, are observing Banned Books Week through Oct. 3.

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GLEN JEAN — Discover more of Southern West Virginia’s hidden history, the stories of people and places oftentimes hidden in plain sight, at the 12th annual Hidden History Weekend, Sept. 25-27. Explore heritage sites, history highlight videos and exhibits, and even challenge yourself to disco…

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

GLEN JEAN — It’s time for the 2020 Hidden History Photo Contest, where the rich cultural heritage of southern West Virginia is revealed through photography. Capture stories of the past with a creative eye and a camera, sharing the diverse history preserved in this region’s national and state…

LEWISBURG — State Fair of West Virginia officials announce the release of a limited edition basket. Made by local artisans Jamit! Baskets of Sinks Grove, orders will be accepted from now until the end of September.

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.


CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

LEWISBURG — Zachary Adam Tilley, D.O., graduated from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) with a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree on May 30.

CHARLESTON — The popular History Alive! program of the West Virginia Humanities Council announces its roster of historical figures available for presentations beginning July 22 through Oct. 31, 2021. The characters now available are:

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.


This fall, BridgeValley Community and Technical College will host the first-ever virtual conference of Community College of Appalachia (CCA) titled “Pivoting! Serving in the New Reality.” The conference will be held on Nov. 4-5. CCA conferences provide the opportunity for member colleges to …

TROY, Ala. — Joel Harris of Oak Hill has been named to the Provost’s List at Troy University for the spring semester/Term 4 of the 2019-20 academic year.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Carol Miller (R-WV) announced last week a grant worth $2,518,080 from the Department of Health and Human Services to the Fayette County Child Development Center for the Head Start Programs.

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

HUNTINGTON — The names of Marshall University students who made the president’s and dean’s lists for the spring 2020 semester have been released on the university’s website.

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

HUNTINGTON — Marshall University President Jerome A. Gilbert last month announced the beginning stages of a long-term plan to address racism, bias and discrimination on campus, including creation of the “Coalition for Anti-Racism,” a nascent group which will advise the president and other Ma…