Philippi library offers free adult literacy program
Barbour County Adults with reading disabilities can receive help through the free and confidential adult literacy program at the Philippi Public Library.
Tickets on sale for gala to celebrate state's coal mining community
Miners, community members and others connected with the state's coal mining industry will gather at Tamarack in Beckley on Thursday, Oct. 2, for the 2014 Miners' Celebration a gala reception and dinner to celebrate the past, present and future of West Virginia's coal mining enterprise. Tickets for the event are now on sale.
PBHS evacuated after threat
Philip Barbour High School was evacuated and searched Wednesday after a threat was discovered at the school, officials said, "A threat was identified at the school, the students were evacuated safely and, according to policy, to another location," Dr. Joe Super, the Barbour County superintendent of schools, told The Inter-Mountain Wednesday ... (more)
David Winfred Stalnaker, 67, of Elkins, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at 11:05 a.m., at his home.
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God 'shows off' his ability to provide for your needs
Don't you just love it love it LOVE IT when God 'shows off' his ability to provide for your needs? I know I do! Come to think about it, God's not 'showing off'.
Officials discussing task force creation
So far, area law enforcement officials have only had informal conversations about the idea.
Albert Junior Boyles, 82, a resident of the Talbott Personal Care Home, Belington, formerly of Locust Avenue, Philippi, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in the personal care home.
Betty Lee Talbott Luff
Betty Lee Talbott Luff, formerly an 83 year resident of Barbour County, passed away on Aug. 23, 2014, at the age of 90 in her current home in Bridgeville, Pa.