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Travel buddies can cost you
Travel buddies can cost you

LOS ANGELES — Having an 80-pound Labradoodle as a travel buddy means B.L. Ochman can quickly separate the hotels that love dogs from those that just put up with them.

A bed-and-breakfast she visited north of New York City wouldn’t...

Brewer, aggressive style send Nitro back to state tournament
Brewer, aggressive style send Nitro back to state tournament

To the aggressors go the spoils.

Nitro rewrote that well-worn axiom a bit Wednesday, with its bold initiatives sparking a 5-1 victory over visiting Hurricane for the Class AAA Region 4 title and a berth in next week’s state tournament....

Funerals for: May 28, 2015

Anderson, Kathleen V. 1 p.m., Bartlett

Barker, Jeremy M. 7 p.m., Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Bowles, Betty J. 2 p.m., Racine Baptist Church, Racine.

Bowyer, Mildred 2 p.m., Smathers Funeral ...

Aaron Williams
Aaron Williams

Aaron Williams, 62, of Charleston, passed away May 25, 2015.

Service will be held at noon Friday, May 29, at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 3rd Ave., Charleston. Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the church.

Preston Funeral Home, ...

Elnora Jean Herald

Elnora Jean Herald, 87, of Belle, passed away May 21, 2015 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, following a long illness.

She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of Kanawha County.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Ermel Herald,...

Lois Anne King

Lois Anne King, 81, of Richwood, died May 26, 2015. Service will be 3 p.m. Sunday, May 31, at Simons-Coleman Funeral Home, Richwood. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at the funeral home.

Richard D. Johnson

Richard D. Johnson, "Dick," 71, of Dunbar, formerly of Nitro, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 24, 2015. Arrangements are in the care of Keller Funeral Home, Dunbar.

Jack Clarence Bishop
Jack Clarence Bishop

Jack Clarence Bishop, 78, of St. Albans, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Thomas Memorial Hospital, South Charleston.

Born Feb. 15, 1937 in Mount Hope, he was the son of the late Clarence and Charlotte Vickers Bishop.

He was a retired...

Kenzie Romans

Kenzie Sheets Romans, 87, of Orient Hill, passed away May 6, 2015. Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, James River & Kanawha Turnpike, Rainelle. Arrangements by Smathers Funeral Chapel, Inc., Rainelle....

Eloise M. Terry

Eloise M. Nichols Terry, 94, of Hico, passed away May 26, 2015 in Westfield, Ind., following a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete with Wallace & Wallace of Ansted.

Michael C. Nuckels

Michael Conrad Nuckels, of Oak Hill, passed away May 27, 2015. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Friday, May 29, at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville. Arrangements by Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

Marie Mace

Marie Mace, 76, of Cabin Creek, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Eastbrook Nursing Home, Charleston, after a long illness.

Surviving are her friends and neighbors.

Visitation will be 6 to 7 p.m. Friday, May 29, at Cooke Funeral Home...

Joseph C. Clonch

Joseph Clark Clonch, 82, of Mount Olive, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on May 24, 2015 after a fight with esophageal cancer. He was born June 6, 1932 in Mount Olive to the late Eber Clonch and Thelma Johnson Clonch. He was preceded in death ...

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