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Randolph County Pre-K Hosts Family Picnic

The Inter-Mountain photo by Beth Henry-Vance Khloe Bennett, a Jennings Randolph Elementary School pre-kindergarten student, gets her face painted at Elkins City Park with her aunt, Dawn Bennett, rear, and her mother, Johanna Huffman, not pictured. Face painting, a picnic lunch and parent meeting wer

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Mountain State Street Machines planning special fall cruise-in

The Inter-Mountain file photo by Tim MacVean Morris Kittle, of Elkins, right, and Jerry Phillips, of Buckhannon, talk about the engine on Kittle's 1965 Pontiac GTO at an Elkins Cruise-In event in the parking lot across from the Elkins Depot Welcome Center. ELKINS - Throughout the summer, a local gro

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Emma Scott Garden Club learns about bees

Submitted photos N.J. Patella, grandson of Emma Scott Garden Club member Diana Patella, left, fills his jar with honey during a recent visit to S & T's Bees, located on Davis Avenue. The Garden Club had its September meeting at the store and learned the importance of bees in the environment. Members

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Sales tax brings in $3 million for Clarksburg

ELKINS - Clarksburg city officials say the 1 percent sales tax that went into effect in their city last year - which is similar to one Elkins city officials are considering - has brought in more than $3 million in revenue in its first 12 months, but they caution that contributing circumstances in Cl

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

What's Happening - September 20th, 2017

TC Association of Retired School Employees Meeting The Tucker County Association of Retired School Employees will meet at noon on Thursday Sept. 21 at Little Andi's Restaurant. All retirees are invited to attend.Movie Night Movie Night Monday at Five Rivers Public Library, Monday, Sept. 25 at 6 p.m.

PARSONSADVOCATE.COM - 2017-09-19 11:13:04

Drawing workshop illustrates how to expand expressive skills

GRAFTON - Holly Hill thinks the more art in a community the better. Even though she admits to lacking any art skills, as the treasurer of the Taylor County Arts Council (TCAC), she still believes in expression through visual mediums. The TCACheld a basic drawing workshop Saturday at Gallery 62 West

TIMES WEST VIRGINIAN - 2017-09-17 07:30:00

Patriot Ride and Mobile Wall Honors WV Veterans

Lewis County saw two events designed to honor veterans on Saturday, Sept. 9, The West Virginia State Council Vietnam Veterans Mobile Wall and a Patriot Ride. The wall made a brief stop at the Mountaineer Military Museum Saturday morning, before going on to Jackson's Mill to set up the wall for the

THE WESTON DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-18 12:56:08

60th anniversary celebrated by John and Coralene Peterman

Bridgeport's John H. and Coralene E. Peterman celebrated 60 years of marriage on July 8, 2017, at a celebration with their children and families at the Benedum Civic Center in Bridgeport. The couple married on July 6, 1957. Coralene is the former Coralene Rupp. John and Coralene are retired. Their c

THEET.COM - 2017-09-17 04:00:00

Campaign aims to improve passenger safety

FAIRMONT - Child Passenger Safety Week began Sunday and will run through this Saturday, and WVU Medicine's United Hospital Center (UHC) in Bridgeport hopes to spread awareness along with the campaign. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

TIMES WEST VIRGINIAN - 2017-09-18 08:05:00

3 killed in weekend accidents

Three people were killed in three separate automobile accidents in less than 24 hours over the weekend. Senior Trooper Johnathan Appling said two wrecks happened Saturday afternoon and one Sunday morning. The wrecks took place in Lawrence County, just across the Colbert County line, in Colbert Count

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-19 05:20:00

Man killed in accident near Russellville

A Double Springs man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Saturday evening. Christopher Allen Turner, 41, was killed when the 2001 Volvo truck he was driving left the roadway and overturned. The accident occurred 5:45 p.m. on Alabama 243, 12 miles south of Russellville. Turner, who was not using a s

WAFF - 2017-09-17 20:38:33

Allman Brothers producer, Alabama native Johnny Sandlin dead at 72

A key figure in sculpting the southern rock sound is no longer with us. Decatur native Johnny Sandlin, a 2016 Alabama Music Hall of Fame inductee, has died at age 72, according to the Decatur Daily. Sandlin is best known for his work with the Allman Brothers Band, co-producing with the bluesy improv

AL.COM - 2017-09-19 21:56:36

Annual North Alabama Fair opens in Muscle Shoals

The planning is over and the fun begins today. The baked goods, canned goods, photos, artwork, needlepoint, flowers and other entries line the exhibit halls. The food vendors are set and ready to start cooking. The midway is in place, and the stage is set for the entertainment when the gates open to

WAFF - 2017-09-19 11:47:27

Renovations set at Alabama Music Hall of Fame

TUSCUMBIA, Ala. (AP) - The Alabama Music Hall of Fame is getting a facelift. Officials have wanted to renovate the Tuscumbia museum's lobby to accommodate larger audiences for concerts, but lacked money for the project. The TimesDaily of Florence reports that the Shoal Homebuilders' Association can

WAFF - 2017-09-17 14:49:17

Passenger killed in Sunday morning wreck in Lawrence County, driver transported to hospital

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. - According to authorities, a Muscle Shoals man died Sunday morning after being involved in a single vehicle wreck. Austin Scott Terry, 23, was killed when the 2004 GMC Sierra in which he was a passenger left the roadway, struck a culvert, and overturned in a creek. Terry was p

WHNT-TV - 2017-09-17 20:44:02

Passenger killed in Lawrence County crash

One man was injured and another died in a crash this morning in Lawrence County, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. The crash killed 23-year-old Austin Scott Terry of Muscle Shoals, who was riding as a passenger in a vehicle that overturned in a creek. The crash happened seven miles no

AL.COM - 2017-09-17 22:59:03

Railroad willing to share cost of overpass

SHEFFIELD -- A Norfolk Southern Railway representative said the railroad would financially support a grade separation project if the city would consider closing certain railroad crossings. City and county officials have received numerous complaints from motorists who have been delayed by stationary

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-17 05:00:00

Former Sheffield mayor, UNA trustee Billy Don Anderson dies at 80

SHEFFIELD -- Former Sheffield Mayor Billy Don Anderson died Sunday after undergoing heart surgery earlier in the week. Anderson, 80, was a longtime member of the University of North Alabama Board of Trustees. He spent 36 years at Valley Federal Credit Union, including 20 as the credit union's presid

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-18 15:03:00

Shoals emergency responders train for active shooter scenario

FLORENCE, Ala. - We never want to see a terrorist attack here in the U.S., but groups around the country are always training for the "what if's". In the Shoals Tuesday, first responder groups conducted scenario based training. Encircled at the Florence Coliseum, first responders from across northwes

WHNT-TV - 2017-09-19 21:04:21

Program aims at encouraging, recognizing young readers

FLORENCE -- Students from elementary schools throughout Colbert and Lauderdale counties participated this week in the Florence READS program. READS (Recognize, Encourage, Achieve, Dream and Succeed) is a nationally recognized program held Monday and Tuesday at Florence Mall that encourages reading,

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-19 18:50:00