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Tyler Star News
Ash recognized for lifetime achievement
The Mountaineer Collegiate FFA recently recognized Jim Ash of Alma with the Layle D. Lawrence Honorary Mountaineer Lifetime Achievement Award at the West Virginia State FFA Convention held at Cedar Lakes near Ripley, W.Va.
Wednesday Jul 23
He was a cult figure in the indie music scene, with a tight-knit group of fans who fiercely love his stark, dark music, and an enviable reputation among other musicians - his was the type of music that inspired respect from fellow artists.
Fun At Junior Fair Rolls On
Kaylin Searles, Trevor John Anderson Reported: Jul. 21, 2014 8:22 AM EDT Updated: Jul. 21, 2014 8:49 AM EDT Cottageville , Jackson County , West Virginia Fun seekers looking for something to do on a Monday can head over to Jackson County, where the fair kicks off today.
Art And Crafts Fair Wraps Up
Ripley , Kanawha County , West Virginia It was the third and final day at the Mountain State Art and Craft festival in Ripley Saturday, and still hundreds of people showed up for all the fun.
Residents attended opening day of the Mountain State Art and Craft Fair Thursday where they enjoyed the sights, sounds and flavors of the granddaddy of all West Virginia craft fairs.
Ripley Set To Continue Nation's Oldest July 4th Celebration
Ripley , Jackson County , West Virginia Ripley is set once again to host the largest small town Independence Day celebration in the U.S. The annual celebration in Jackson County dates back to the 1800s, and billed as the oldest parade and celebration of July 4th in the nation.
West Virginia Metro
Which town has the best Independence Day celebration?
Just about every city and town - large and small - here in West Virginia has some sort of Fourth of July event.
Lincoln County author big winner at writer's conference
The West Virginia Writers held its annual conference and awards banquet June 13 to 15 at Cedar Lakes in Ripley.