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Woman released from hospital after attack

A Charleston woman who was seriously injured after her brother allegedly beat her was released from the hospital over the weekend.

An operator at Charleston Area Medical Center’s General Hospital said on Sunday that Lindsay Gardner, 29,...

West Virginia wives’ share of family income growing
West Virginia wives’ share of family income growing

Wives in West Virginia bring in more of their families’ income than married women in all but one other state, according to a recent study.

In the Mountain State, women...

Bulletin Board: August 11, 2014

The Magazine/Garrison Avenue Area Reunion Group will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Shoney’s, Kanawha Boulevard. For information, call Norma Levy at 304-342-1095.

Moments in Time: Rock Lake Pool
Moments in Time: Rock Lake Pool

5 buildings destroyed in Matoaka fire

MATOAKA, W.Va. – A fire that started in an unoccupied apartment building in downtown Matoaka spread to other buildings, ultimately destroying five.

The Register-Herald reports each of the burned buildings had active businesses on their...

Funerals for: August 10, 2014

Casto, Doris R. 2 p.m., Matics Funeral Home, Clendenin.

Chancey, Kathy L. 3 p.m., Snodgrass Funeral Home, South Charleston.

Gibson, Tommy E. 5 p.m., Casto Funeral Home Chapel, Evans.


Earl Nicholson

Earl Mason Nicholson, 90, of Normantown, died Friday, August 8, 2014. Service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, August 13, at the Ellyson Mortuary Inc., Glenville. Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday afternoon at the Mortuary.

Dolores Hinkle

Dolores Jeffrey Hinkle, 72, of Dingess, died Friday, August 8, 2014, at her residence. Service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, August 13, at Freeman Funeral Home. Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Freeman Funeral Home,...

Lucille Morgan
Lucille Morgan

Lucille Fox Morgan, 81, of St. Albans, passed away August 5, 2014, at Hubbard Hospice House. She was preceded in death by her husband, Don; and her son, Brandt. Lucille and Don were married for 56 years.

She is survived by her daughter Claudia;...

Ida Gold
Ida Gold

Ida Marjean Casto Gold, 90, of St. Albans, went home to be with the Lord on August 8, 2014.

Born July 20, 1924, in Charleston, she was the daughter of the late Charles Marion Casto and Almeda Catherine Casto.

She was a member of the...

Roger Griggs

Roger Franklin Griggs, 70, of Newton, W.Va., passed away Friday, August 8, 2014, at Thomas Memorial Hospital in South Charleston.

Waiting to greet him in Heaven were his parents, Earl Franklin Griggs and Lula Olive Carnefix Griggs; sister,...

Paul Naylor
Paul Naylor

Paul Lee Naylor, 75, of Elkview, made his final journey home August 8, 2014.

Born January 27, 1939, at home, on Trail Branch Rd., Elkview, to parents Romie Staten and Eliza Earnestine Westfall Naylor who has preceded him in death. Also preceded ...

Wanda Persinger

Mrs. Wanda Persinger, 91, of Hometown, went to be with the Lord August 9, 2014, at home. Gatens-Harding Funeral Home is serving the Persinger family.

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