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Elkins man marks 60 years of Legion membership
At an American Legion Post 29 dinner this spring, Charles W. "Bill" Phares was honored for 60 years of being a member in good standing.
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Elkins man arrested for alleged ...
An Elkins man was arrested Sunday for allegedly stealing another man's generator from his storage unit - and then selling it for $75.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Three plead guilty to drug charges in court Elkins
The Elkins man arrested for making methamphetamine in an apartment above Lexy's bar earlier this year pleaded guilty to forgery and drug-related charges Monday in Randolph County Circuit Court.
Elkins landfill surcharge tabled
"We are redoing the numbers, and we believe that the numbers can be lowered," Sanitation/Landfill Committee Chairman Carman Metheny said at the outset of the meeting.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Boos and applause
Houchin was welcomed to Elkins last weekend at the traditional reception at Graceland Mansion on the campus of Davis & Elkins College.
Retiring - Old Glory'
More than 150 flags, worn out from worthy service, were retired Friday evening during a flag retiring service near Mt.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Elkins officials not happy with PSC rate ruling
Elkins city officials aren't happy about the state Public Service Commission's ruling on proposed water rate increases, although the city's water customers will be paying more - eventually.
Margaret Elinor Wolfe Ramsey, 87, of Elkins, departed this life June 13, 2013, in Valentine Personal Care Home following a long battle with Alzheimer's disease.
Elkins projects awarded grants
Sen. Clark Barnes, R-Randolph, presents a Governor's Community Participation Grant Award for $15,000 Friday to the city of Elkins to improve Glendale Park.
Davis & Elkins trustees create presidential chair
Established by members of the Board of Trustees in honor of the college's 13th president in appreciation for his years of service from 2008 to 2013, it is funded with initial commitments totaling $1 million from members of the Board of Trustees.
Domestic incident leads to meth arrest
A local tattoo artist was arrested on methamphetamine-related charges early Thursday morning, after a domestic dispute in which he allegedly hit his girlfriend in the head with a beer bottle.
Stabbing sends man to Morgantown hospital
An Elkins man was life-flighted to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown for treatment Wednesday night after another Elkins man allegedly stabbed him in the chest following a text messaging argument.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Power outages widen
FirstEnergy's Storm Center is reporting more than 17,000 residents in West Virginia are without electricity.
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Road to Recovery
One of the many experiences I've enjoyed over the years is the freedom of the open road by way of the motorcycle - specifically a Har-ley Davidson motorcycle.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Aiming high: Local music archer Eduardo Canelon is always on target
Latin music artist Eduardo Canelon remembers when he first picked up an instrument.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Fur Ball set to fly Friday
The Fifth Annual Fur Ball to benefit the Randolph County Humane Society is slated for 7 to 11 p.m. Friday at Halliehurst Mansion on the campus of Davis & Elkins College.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Elkins seeking landfill debt solution
Elkins City Council's Sanitation/Landfill Committee voted Monday to recommend a plan that would charge both residential and commercial customers each month to help pay off the Elkins-Randolph County Landfill's debts and operating costs.
Post 29 improves to 5-0
Post 29 claimed a 12-7 win over Preston County Post 56 Sunday in Area 5 action at Elkins High School.
Raising cancer awareness
Hope and inspiration filled the air Saturday as the rain subsided and sunshine filled Elkins Town Square, where hundreds gathered for the Randolph County Relay For Life.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Resident celebrates surviving cancer
Elkins resident Judith McCauley said when cancer strikes, you don't have a choice in the situation and unfortunately, it can happen to anyone.