The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Registerhttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/category.detail/nav/509/Local Columnsen-usTue, 30 Jun 2015 08:44:21 EDTTue, 30 Jun 2015 08:44:21 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssUsing MECA to Encourage Children to Writehttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/636310.htmlD. F. K. Bertolette wrote in his book: "A teacher is not measured by the number of bright students he makes brighter, but rather by the number of indifferent students he makes bright. The indifferent child needs the most encouragement.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTMain Street Bank Continues Growth in Marshall Countyhttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/636311.htmlThree years ago, Main Street Bank opened an office in Moundsville and this past week officials of the banking firm made yet another commitment to the cit.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTFounders Would Be Appalledhttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/636314.htmlWhat would Patrick Henry say today? "Give me liberty or give me death?" Nah. More like, "Give me liberty or, heck, let me trade that for a government that promises to protect me from lemonade." Next weekend we'll be celebrating Independence Day.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTExposing Secrecy in Governmenthttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/636254.htmlIt's a fairly safe bet that if you read this column regularly, you're going to be very angry in about a year. So will lots of other West Virginians.Sat, 27 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTSeeds Of Hopehttp://www.theintelligencer.net/page/content.detail/id/636255.htmlIt was just one silly little pumpkin plant. Out of nowhere, the vine sprang from the earth on a sloping part of our backyard a few years back.Sat, 27 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDT