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Symphony League Fashion Show is going Greek
Photo courtesy of the WEST VIRGINIA SYMPHONY LEAGUE
Symphony League Fashion Show is going Greek

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The ballroom at the University of Charleston will be transformed into a Greek temple for the West Virginia Symphony League fashion show Feb. 5, as more than 60 Charleston-area models, 30 retailers and 30 volunteers come...

West Virginia artisans are NICHE Awards finalists
West Virginia artisans are NICHE Awards finalists

West Virginia artisans will be well represented in the finals of the national NICHE Awards, whose winners will be announced Saturday in Washington, D.C. The awards celebrate excellence and innovation in American and Canadian fine...

Local musicians donate talents for veterans
Local musicians donate talents for veterans

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — “I don’t wanna come across as some sort of Rambo, ’cause I’m not,” disabled veteran and musician Richard Alderson, a West Virginia native, said.

“Yes. I was sniped at running...

Things to do Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015

Music

STONESTREET: 7 to 10 p.m. Admission $8. Marmet Recreation Center, 8500 MacCorkle Ave., Marmet. Call 304-949-9692.

RUSSELL MOORE AND IIIRD TYME OUT: 7:30 p.m. Adults $18, seniors $12, children 12 and under $5. Mountaineer Opry House,...

Innerviews: Leading man embraces life of multifaceted roles
Innerviews: Leading man embraces life of multifaceted roles

You can’t pigeonhole Gary Brown. He’s one of those where-do-you-start people. Chemical engineer? That’s just one thing. There are sidelines galore. Actor (drama, musicals, even Shakespeare). Master Gardener. And deck builder...

Arts Notes: Jan. 11, 2015
Arts Notes: Jan. 11, 2015

Writing competitions

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia Writers Inc. is accepting submissions for its two annual writing contests, offering more than $6,000 in total cash prizes in both adult and student categories.

Traditional...

A funny thing happened on the way to the tennis court
A funny thing happened on the way to the tennis court

WANT TO GO?

Comedy with Grandma Lee and Jeff Zenisek

WHEN: 8 p.m. Friday. 7 and 9 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: The Comedy Zone, 400 Second Ave., South ...

WV Book Team: Lincoln County poet writes of her girlhood
WV Book Team: Lincoln County poet writes of her girlhood

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia born and raised Lenore McComas Coberly (“The Handywoman Stories” and “Sarah’s Girls: A Chronicle of Big Ugly Creek”) has distilled the wisdom of years and poured it through...

Annual Hank Williams tribute show set for Saturday
Annual Hank Williams tribute show set for Saturday

John Lilly and Rob McNurlin’s annual Hank Williams tribute concert begins at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Clay Center. The Woody Hawley Series and FOOTMAD co-production also features an all-star band that includes legendary fiddle player Buddy...

Irish musician returns to Charleston Friday
Irish musician returns to Charleston Friday

Anthony Hoey, who performs Friday night at Taylor Books, said, “In Dublin, there was plenty of music to be played.” 

But it was all stuff for the tourists: a lot of traditional jigs, reels and shanties. Getting to play...

Paisley hopes to see friends on tour stop
Paisley hopes to see friends on tour stop

By Bill Lynch

Staff writer

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Family and friends mean a lot to country star Brad Paisley.

The Marshall County native returns to Morgantown this weekend for a special two-night engagement at the WVU Coliseum,...

In Short: Jan. 8-14, 2015

Friday marks the first anniversary of the chemical leak into the Elk River at a Freedom Industries storage facility, a leak that affected the drinking water of more than 300,000 people in nine West...

Community notes: Jan. 7-13, 2015

The DREAMS Community Development Corporation will host its second annual MLK Awards Breakfast, to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on Jan. 19, beginning at 8 a.m., in the Capital High School Grand Cafeteria Hall,...

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