Get Connected
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • Sign In
  • Classifieds
  • Sections


Wayne visits Sissonville for Class AA showdown

Plenty has transpired in the world of Kanawha Valley prep football since a game featuring two Class AA teams highlighted the Friday night schedule.

There have been two state championships won (both by South Charleston), three Kennedy awards...

Paul E. Holley Jr.

Paul E. Holley Jr., 37, of Ona, died Aug. 31, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Henson & Kitchen Mortuary, Barboursville. Burial will follow in Pete Meadows Cemetery, Glenwood.

Raymond L. Garmon

Raymond Leroy Garmon, 56, of Huntington, died Sept. 1, 2014. Service will be 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Henson & Kitchen Mortuary, Barboursville, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

Margaret L. Becker

Margaret L. Gorrell Becker suddenly passed away Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 in Charleston.

She was born in 1940 to the late C. Woodrow and Margaret Gorrell of South Charleston.

Margaret was a dedicated West Virginia teacher, a talented needle ...

Virginia Finley

Virginia Finley, 90, of Huntington, died Sept. 4, 2014. Graveside service will be noon Monday, Sept. 8, at Highland Memory Gardens, Godby. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at James Funeral Home Chapel, Aracoma.

Thomas A. Ornbaun
Thomas A. Ornbaun

Thomas Andrew Ornbaun, 61, of Charleston, passed away Aug. 27, 2014 at home after an unexpected illness.

He was born Nov. 22, 1952 in Charleston to the late Andrew Marion and Pansy Lee Spradling Ornbaun. Tom was also preceded by a sister, Kaye...

James Lee Rader Jr.
James Lee Rader Jr.

James Lee Rader Jr., 59, of South Charleston, formerly of Montgomery, went home to be with the Lord on Sept. 3, 2014. He was born Feb. 20, 1955 in Charleston and he was the son of James Rader Sr. of Ashland, Ky., and the late Alice Johnson Hudnall....

Tom Marcum

Mr. Tom Marcum, 86, of Ona, died Sept. 4, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at Cornerstone Christian Center, Dingess. Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Christian center. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home and...

Sarah Isabell Whetsel

Sarah Isabell Whetsel, 84, of Culloden, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 at her residence.

She was born April 17, 1930 in Uniontown, Pa., a daughter of the late George and Isabell Sectrice Hagerty. She was also preceded...

Clifford Dalton

Clifford Dalton, 87, of Harts, died Sept. 3, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at Guyan Freewill Baptist Church, Harts, with visitation beginning at 11 a.m. Visitation will also be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at Freeman...

Dr. John C. Norman Jr.

Dr. John C. Norman Jr., 84, passed away in Bedford, Mass., on Aug. 23, 2014. The memorial service for Dr. Norman will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the First Baptist Church, Shrewsbury Street, Charleston, with family visitation beginning at...

Matthew R. Jackson
Matthew R. Jackson

Matthew Rubin Jackson, "Matt," was born July 1, 1953 in Oak Hill, the sixth of seven children born to Matthew Jackson, who preceded him in death, and Margaret Jackson. He grew up in Cunard and Charleston and graduated from Stonewall Jackson High...

Lancelot Norton Powers
Lancelot Norton Powers

Lance Norton Powers, 92, of Charleston, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

He honorably served in the U.S. Navy, retiring from the West Virginia Air National Guard, Charleston.

A loving husband, father,...

Top Video


Optimism abounds as volleyball season begins this week
Tax forms could pose challenge for enrollees of