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Book Notes: July 20, 2014
Book Notes: July 20, 2014

Hatfield-McCoy lecture

DUNBAR, W.Va. — Join author and historian Dean King at the Dunbar Branch Library, 301 12th St., Dunbar, on Monday for a new look at the Hatfield-McCoy feud.

King broke new ground in 2013 in his book...

Things to do Saturday, July 19, 2014

AURORA CELTIC: 6 p.m. Free. Celtic music. Sponsored by Ivy & Stone Council for the Arts. Brown House lawn, Summersville.

WEGMANN BROTHERS: 7 to 9 p.m. Free. Original Appalachian Blues. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St. E. Call 304-346-2871....

Possible settlement could bring $1.7 million to W.Va. consumers

A $400 million e-book settlement between Apple, Inc., and 33 states and territories, including West Virginia, could lead to residents receiving up to $1.7 million, Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced Thursday.

A press release issued by...

Book Notes: July 20, 2014
Book Notes: July 20, 2014

Hatfield-McCoy lecture

DUNBAR, W.Va. — Join author and historian Dean King at the Dunbar Branch Library, 301 12th St., Dunbar, on Monday for a new look at the Hatfield-McCoy feud.

King broke new ground in 2013 in his book...

Charleston growing as a mural art city
Charleston growing as a mural art city

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Folks in Charleston are excited about mural painting.

The area hasn’t quite reached the level of Philadelphia, whose Mural Arts Program has transformed a city known for graffiti into one known for art that is...

Arts Notes: July 20, 2014
Arts Notes: July 20, 2014

Zen Oriental Art

BECKLEY, W.Va. — The Beckley Art Center will hold a 10-week class on the tools, the treasures and the four gentlemen of Zen Oriental Art Brush Strokes on Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m....

A common ‘Thread’ flows through new Rosanne Cash CD
A common ‘Thread’ flows through new Rosanne Cash CD

Country singer/songwriter and occasional music rights activist Rosanne Cash said sometimes well-meaning fans come up to her and ask about the best way for them to support their favorite musicians. She kind of laughed about it.

“Just buy...

Good News Mountaineer Garage hosts its last ArtWalk
Good News Mountaineer Garage hosts its last ArtWalk

After 13 years on Hale Street, Good News Mountaineer Garage is moving to a new location on the West Side. While it’s not an end to the organization that helps provide work vehicles to the poor, it’s the end of the organization’s...

New record label hosts free music festival in Hurricane Saturday
New record label hosts free music festival in Hurricane Saturday

Alec Neu said doing a good deed for his community isn't the only reason he and business partner Anthony Princeton organized the Hurricane City Musical Festival, but it's a big part of it.

"There's ...

Puppet theater puts twist on Twain’s greatest tales
Puppet theater puts twist on Twain’s greatest tales

The Cincinnati-based performance group Madcap Puppets brings several of Mark Twain’s most beloved characters to life in “Twain’s Twisted Tales,” which it will perform at several Kanawha County libraries on Friday and...

Colt Ford at the Putnam County Fair
Colt Ford at the Putnam County Fair

Country rapper Colt Ford closes out the Putnam County Fair in Eleanor with a concert at 8:30 p.m. Saturday. A former pro golfer, Ford has released five albums, including “Thanks for Listening,” which just came out July 1; he also co-...

Bob Thompson Unit headlines Live on the Levee
Bob Thompson Unit headlines Live on the Levee

Venerable local musician Bob Thompson and his band, The Bob Thompson Unit, headline a night of free jazz at Live on the Levee Friday night. They’ll perform 45-minute sets at 7:45 and 8:45 p.m., while Marshall and the Groove opens the Haddad...

WV Book Team: Beach reads take you away
WV Book Team: Beach reads take you away

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The sun on your face, the cool breeze blowing off the waves — there is a multitude of excellent reasons to take a relaxing beach vacation. We think the best reason is that long, lazy days in the sun means you have...

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