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Railroad opens season with Cottontail Express
The Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad opens its 2014 season today with "a fun excursion for families celebrating springtime weather and the Easter weekend."
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Many area churches will celebrate one of the most important religious holidays of the year - Easter - with special services this weekend.
Taylor's civil suit dismissed
A lawsuit brought against the Upshur County Commission by a former candidate for sheriff has been dismissed in federal court.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Richards named Elkins police chief
A familiar face has been named chief of the Elkins Police Department. Elkins City Council unanimously voted Thursday to appoint Capt.
Mark Paul Griffith
Mark Paul Griffith, 41, a resident of Elkins, departed this life as the Angels came to take him home, Tuesday, afternoon, April 15, 2014, at the University of Maryland Medical Center at Baltimore.
Philippi Council considers new fee
Philippi City Council is considering attaching a new fee onto moving ticket violations within city limits to raise revenue, officials said.
Elkins Kiwanis International donates to library
A community organization made a donation to a local library Wednesday to help diversify the collection of books available to children.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Judge denies suppression motion in Tucker DUI case
Kandice Sponaugle, 24, of 401 Main St., Parsons, was indicted in February on third offense DUI.
Tennant visits Elkins, Parsons
West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, paid a visit to Randolph County Tuesday to visit with residents, officials and business owners as part of her "Talk with Tennant" initiative to visit all 55 counties in the Mountain State on her campaign trail.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Officials prepare for early voting
The May 13 primary election is approaching and Randolph County officials are working to prepare the voting machines for this year's races.
Man charged in court disturbance
An Elkins man is being held on a $100,000 cash only bond after allegedly causing a disturbance while illegally armed in Randolph County Magistrate Court, police said.
D&E softball team splits with Ursuline
Amber LaBille tossed a complete-game five-hitter in the second game of a doubleheader as Davis &?Elkins salvaged a split against Ursuline with a 7-0 victory Saturday at Joni Smith Field.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
CAC holds annual fete, awards gala
The more than 200 people in attendance at the third annual Randolph Tucker Child Advocacy Center's Champions for Children awards banquet Friday night at Orchard Hall were greeted with fun, food and entertainment.
Eleanor R. Harris
Eleanor R. "Shorty" Harris, 75, of Buckhannon, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at her home while under the care of St. Joseph's Hospice.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Jester tryouts set
Clinics and a tryout for jesters of the 78th Mountain State Forest Festival will begin later this month at the YMCA in Elkins.
Junior Woman's Club to raffle concert tickets
The GFWC Junior Woman's Club of Elkins has four all-access passes to the Greenbrier Classic, which includes the concerts of Maroon 5 on July 4 and Jimmy Buffett on July 5. The club is going to raffle all four tickets off in one package.
AmeriCorps seeks volunteers
Energy Express AmeriCorps is recruiting volunteers to spend the summer weeks helping children living in rural and low income areas of West Virginia to maintain or gain reading skills through Energy Express of West Virginia University Extension Service.
Dr. Berthold H. Goerlich, 89, a resident of Route 1, Chenoweth Creek Road, Elkins, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at his home.
D&E students visit Disney
Submitted photo Members of the Davis & Elkins College Hospitality & Tourism Management Club took a five-hour Keys to the Kingdom Tour at Walt Disney World and explored areas of the theme park not normally seen by guests.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Joe Herrmann to perform in Elkins
At 7:30 p.m. today, Michael and Carrie Kline will open their home for the public to enjoy a lively evening of soul-searching, foot-tapping music in a living room setting.