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Adaland tours shine on special rooms
Submitted photo Guests will walk by candlelight through the restored 1870 Victorian mansion when they visit Adaland at Philippi from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 18. Drinks and cookies will be served during the evening and children younger than 12 will be admitted free to the tours.
Pair named chamber members of the month
Lantz is a Philippi native who still maintains the family farm in Wellington Heights.
Dorothy Alene Santee, 92, of Brown Avenue, Belington, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at her home following an extended illness.
Howard R. Moss Sr.
Howard Ronald Moss Sr., 82, a resident of McWhorter Ave. Philippi, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, in Davis Memorial Hospital in Elkins.
Exhibit questions West Virginia statehood
A traveling historical exhibit has made its final stop in Philippi at the Philippi Heart and Hand Ministries' Community Garden Market.
City talks history, growth
Officials representing three local agencies met last week to discuss ideas, goals and concepts for the future growth of Philippi and the preservation of its history.
Willie Edward Poling, 94, of Philippi, formerly of Norton and most recently a patient in Barbour County Good Samaritan Center, Belington, died Thursday morning, Nov. 21, 2013, in the Broaddus Hospital, Philippi.
The Market Place opens in Philippi
Dignitaries, producers and well-wishers were on hand Nov. 15 for the ribbon cutting at The Market Place, Heart and Hand's newest ministry in Barbour County, at 106 S. Main St., Philippi.
Ensemble preparing for fall performance
The Davis & Elkins student group Appalachian Ensemble, formerly known as Appalachian Spirit, will present a collection of traditional music and dance numbers during its fall performance at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Myles Center for the Arts Harper-McNeeley Auditorium.
Mrs. Bernice Marie Williams, 47, a resident of Mt. View Cemetery Road, near Junior, departed this life Thursday morning, Nov. 14, 2013, at her residence.
William Henry "Bill" Bolyard, 86, of Porter Shaffer Road, Philippi, formerly of Fellowsville, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in Davis Memorial Hospital, following an extended He was born Nov. 19, 1926, near Fellowsville, a son of the late Josiah Benjamin and Nora Elizabeth Bolyard.
Region remains active hot spot
A Barbour County plant will be shut down for several days following a midmorning fire at the facility Tuesday, officials said.