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Shrek ogretakes Logan
Shrek ogretakes Logan

It sounds a little like the plot to an old movie: people band together and pool their skills to put on a show, hoping to save their town — or maybe just make things a bit better for everybody.

Southern Coalition for the Arts in Logan is...

Police: Teen met alleged killer online
Police: Teen met alleged killer online

An Ohio man accused of killing a Cross Lanes teenager allegedly met the girl over the Internet — and the girl’s father begged other parents Tuesday to make sure they know what their children are doing online.

Ericka Brown, a 16-...

Readers Voice: Sept. 3, 2014

Express your opinion on any subject you wish. Not all comments are published. Call 304-357-4451 or email

Can anyone believe David McKinley would go to a public discussion and state that climate change is not happening?...

Funerals for: September 03, 2014

Bailey, Declan C. 2 p.m., Grace Baptist Church, Fayetteville.

Brown, Rose M. 11 a.m., Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane.

Burgess, Joseph H. 1 p.m., Maranatha Fellowship Church, St. Albans.


Howard W. Godbey

Howard Wayne Godbey, 59, of Beckley, died Sept. 1, 2014. Service will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel, Beckley, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

Bernice L. Chambers

Bernice Lenore Chambers, 96, of Spencer, formerly of Clover, died Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 at Ravenswood Care Center after an extended illness.

She was born June 15, 1918 in Otto, a daughter of the late Marius P. and Roberta Webb Starcher. In...

Frances Kennedy Holt
Frances Kennedy Holt

Frances Kay Kennedy Holt, 49, of Charleston, passed away Aug. 31, 2014 at her residence after a short illness.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Native American Wiccan faith. Kay was involved in many social activities in her community,...

William D. Lanham

William Delmar Lanham, 65, of Charleston, died Sept. 2, 2014 at Hubbard Hospice House. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Arrangements by Harding Funerals & Cremations, 514 50th St. SE, Kanawha City.

Kenneth D. Hill
Kenneth D. Hill

Kenneth David Hill, 72, of Clendenin, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014 at home following a long illness.

Kenny, the son of the late Ernest and Ada Hill, was a deep coal miner, a member of the UMWA and attended the former...

James "Tommy" Hill Sr.

James Thomas "Tommy" Hill Sr., 78, of Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Charleston, died Aug. 29, 2014. Service will be noon Friday, Sept. 5, at Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, 1080 E. Broad St., Columbus, with visitation beginning one hour prior....

Charles E. Smith
Charles E. Smith

Charles E. "Shirk" Smith, 86, of Winifrede, died suddenly Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 at home.

Shirk was a proud member of the United Mine Workers, having worked in the mines for 45 years until his retirement. He loved to fish and spend time with...

Rebecca Sue Tincher

Rebecca Sue Burns Tincher, 66, of Alderson, died Aug. 31, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, at Lobban Funeral Home Chapel, Alderson, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

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