Dancing Her Way To D.C.
July 9, 2011 Valerie Flatley of Wheeling has been selected as the summer dance programming intern at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. more »»
Family Tradition Hits 50
July 3, 2011 Summer camp has a special meaning for members of an extended Wheeling family who have gotten together for a week every year for the past 50 years. Dr. more »»
Young Mortician Profiled
June 26, 2011 A young woman, whose parents grew up in the Northern Panhandle and whose paternal grandmother resides in Wheeling, is making news in North Carolina. Jennifer Skinto, 23, of Shelby, N.. more »»
Happy Birthday, W.Va.!
June 18, 2011 Happy birthday, West Virginia! West Virginia Day is officially Monday, June 20, but several organizations and communities in the Northern Panhandle have begun the celebration with a full weekend of... more »»
Get Real About History
May 29, 2011 Apparently we West Virginians are having some trouble being civil about the Civil War. Some of the same divisions that resulted in the nation’s worst war — North vs. South and elitists vs. more »»
Author Wins Two Awards In Contest
May 14, 2011 Congratulations are in store for Wheeling author Marc Harshman, who has won two awards in the 2010 Literal Latte Short Short Contest for fiction. more »»
Valley Celebrates Royal Wedding
May 7, 2011 Where were you in the wee morning hours of Friday, April 29? If you were like lots of Ohio Valley residents, you were among the billions of people worldwide who tuned in to watch the British royal... more »»
Take Me Out to The Library ...
April 24, 2011 An upcoming celebration at the Ohio County Public Library of the 40th anniversary of the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 1971 World Series championship has a special Wheeling connection. more »»
Novelist Has High Praise For Local Library
April 9, 2011 Novelist Jaimy Gordon, author of “Lord of Misrule,” a prize-winning work of fiction set near Wheeling, had high praise for the Ohio County Public Library, where she visited and spoke Monday, March 21. more »»
Professors Publish Books
March 27, 2011 Academia and the writing life continue to be paired, as evidenced by the careers of two guest speakers — author and university teacher Jaimy Gordon and poet and professor Sam Hazo — who visited... more »»