Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Sligar Hits Century Mark

August 10, 2014 Lula M. Sligar of Wheeling will celebrate her 100th birthday Monday, Aug. 11. She was born in Wheeling to the late W.E. Sligar and Mae Swan Sligar. Lu Sligar resided in the family home at 11 N. more »»

Insulators Excite Special Breed of Glass Enthusiasts

August 10, 2014 Just what is an insulator and why is it collectible? I asked an avid collector this question and learned a lot. more »»

Rise of Presbyterian Church in Wheeling Examined

August 10, 2014 Friends of Wheeling president Jeanne Finstein offered another helping of “spiritual bread,” recounting the growth of Presbyterianism in the city, for Lunch With Books Tuesday, Aug. 5. more »»

B&O Railroad’s Tracks Led to Civil War’s Front Line

August 3, 2014 Modern-day Wheeling area residents have a nostaglic view of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad as a carrier of passengers and freight, but for citizens in the Civil War era, the rail line played a... more »»


August 3, 2014 Since returning home to the Ohio Valley, artist Bob Dombrowski of St. Clairsville has found his artistic vision renewed by the light and landscape of his native place. more »»

Mineral Point, Wisconsin: Figgyhobbin and the Arts

August 3, 2014 MINERAL POINT, Wis. — This tiny town is a charming place where old stone buildings hug the hills, and artists’ galleries, pottery studios and antique shops line the streets. more »»

Collectible and Cuddly

August 3, 2014 Young or old, male or female, just about everyone loves teddy bears. Most people recall having one when they were a kid. more »»

Collectible and Cuddly

August 3, 2014 Young or old, male or female, just about everyone loves teddy bears. Most people recall having one when they were a kid. more »»


August 3, 2014 Winters The 90th annual Winters family reunion is being held at Valley Grove Park today, Aug. 3. The park opens at 10 a.m. and is available until 9 p.m. A covered-dish dinner is planned at 1 p.m. more »»

Lazy River Jazz Band Set to Play

August 3, 2014 The final program of the 31st season of the Showcase concert series will be held at Community Arts Place in Barnesville at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7. more »»

Special Activities

August 3, 2014 District Meeting The District 1 meeting of the Fraternal Order of Eagles will take place at the Moundsville Eagles aerie home today, Aug. 3. more »»

‘An Affair of the Heart’ Set For Aug. 16 at White Palace

August 3, 2014 Ohio Valley area supporters of West Virginia University Children’s Hospital will celebrate “An Affair of the Heart — 10 Years of Giving Back” at the White Palace in Wheeling Park Saturday, Aug. 16. more »»

Foster Named Teacher of the Year

August 3, 2014 The Civil War Trust has named Joe Foster, formerly of Bethesda, as its 2014 teacher of the year. more »»

august calendar

July 27, 2014 Aug. 1-31 — Oglebay Institute’s Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Park, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Aug. 1-Oct. more »»

Accepting the Mission

July 27, 2014 A missionary spirit runs through the Foose family from Wheeling and beyond. Wheeling native George L. Foose and his wife, Lisa, have moved from Pittsburgh to Marion, N.C. more »»

‘Secret Garden’ Comes to New Martinsville’s Lincoln Theater

July 27, 2014 A story of hope and celebration of all good things in life, “The Secret Garden” takes Mistress Mary Quite Contrary on a fascinating journey from India to England. more »»

Digital Directory Uncovers W.Va. Artisans

July 27, 2014 West Virginia is home to more than 2,000 artists and craftsmen in a wide range of media, most tucked away as some of the best kept secrets of the state within small towns and remote studios. more »»

Little Prince Park — Like Book — Delights in the Petite

July 27, 2014 By LORI HINNANT Associated Press PARIS —î Tucked into a corner of eastern France where overseas tourists rarely venture, the Park of the Little Prince takes its name from one of French literature’s... more »»

College Corner

July 27, 2014 Caroline Chase Spencer, a 2010 Linsly School graduate and daughter of Sharon and Harald Wiesner and Tom and Cathie Spencer, graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. more »»

Take a Moonlight Walk at Heritage Port

July 27, 2014 What’s better than a moonlight walk? A moonlight walk with friends and family. Continuing with programming for the Trek the Trail campaign, the Wheeling National Heritage Area Corp. more »»

I am looking for: