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12-02-2020CALHOUN COUNTY MARRIAGES-DIVORCES NOVEMBER 2020
12-02-2020WEDNESDAY COVID-19 WV REPORT - 1,087 NEW CASES. 25-YEAR-OLD VICTIM
12-02-2020CLAY RESIDENTS CHARGED WITH CONSPIRACY
12-02-2020WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY: A LITTLE MORE SNOW
12-02-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB - Charleston Police Officer Shot
12-02-2020COVID-19 WV REPORT TUESDAY: 23 RECORD NUMBER OF DEATHS, CALHOUN HAS 31 ACTIVE CASES PLUS
12-02-2020HELPING OTHERS: GIVE LOCAL MOV 2021 IN THE WORKS - Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and Regional Affiliates
12-02-2020CALHOUN PARK CHRISTMAS LIGHT SHOW THREE NIGHT EVENT - Drive-Thru Event Brings Christmas Spirit
12-02-2020MHHS LONG TERM CARE UNIT SPONSORING RESIDENT ANGEL TREE
12-02-2020CANCELED - GRANTSVILLE CHRISTMAS PARADE - Business And Home Decorating Contests Continue
12-02-2020OUT AND ABOUT - Cancellations, Events, Meetings, Help Wanted And More: Updated Daily
12-02-20201935-36 - GRANTSVILLE GRADED SCHOOL SAFETY PATROL
12-02-2020JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS - Free Couch
12-02-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
12-02-2020THIS LITTLE PIGGY STAYED HOME
12-02-20202010: 500 POUND BEAR KILLED NEAR CRUMMIES CREEK
12-02-2020BOB THE PARROT CLEARLY SPOKE "GUTTER TALK" - Life And Times Of Dudley Lutz
12-02-2020CALHOUN'S ARISTOTLE - "Anything You Wanted Him To Be, The King Of West Fork Eloquence"
12-02-2020WHISMANS WERE "PEDESTAL PEOPLE" - They Sung A Wonderful Song
12-02-2020UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection 1905-1918 (No.13)
Minnie Hamilton Health System
12-01-2020"GRANNY, GRAB THE CAMERA, I THINK IT SNOWED"
12-01-2020CRASH ON SNOW COVERED RT. 16 NEAR FIVE FORKS
12-01-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB
12-01-2020TWO-LANE LIFE - Glorious Sleep - By Lisa Hayes-Minney
12-01-2020GOVERNOR FACING PROTESTERS AGAINST MASK WEARING, CLOSURES - "The Situation Is Really Critical"
12-01-2020MONDAY WV COVID-19 "THE LONG DARK WINTER" - CALHOUN HAS 23 NEW CASES SINCE LAST MONDAY, 31 ACTIVE CASES - Wirt And Ritchie Leading State With New Infections
12-01-2020MCCUMBERS RELEASES SPECIAL CALHOUN CHRISTMAS CD - "My Christmas Dream" Honoring Country School Days
12-01-2020ANIMAL ALERT - LOST & FOUND FAMILY PETS - Reduced Cost Pet Spaying And Neutering Available
12-01-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Old People Can't Help Themselves
12-01-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
12-01-2020'SHE CARRIED IN SADDLE A TINY NEGRO GIRL' - Calhoun Family Rescues Orphan Girl From Civil War Battlefield, Nicut House Holds Many Memories
12-01-2020 CAN YOU BELIEVE THESE PRICES? - Pearl's Main Street Grantsville Emporium
12-01-2020DESERT KNOB IS A CALHOUN PEAK - Etched By Winds Of Time
12-01-2020FACE STARES AT TRAVELERS ON JESSE'S RUN
12-01-2020SHADEWOOD SPRINGS RESORT PROPOSED - A Grantsville Vision In 1898
12-01-2020REFLECTIONS ON A PERSEVERING CAT
12-01-2020DR. W.T.W. DYE NEARLY PERISHES 119 YEARS AGO AT HUR - "The Coldest Of Nights"
12-01-2020REMEMBERED: CALHOUN ARTISANS PHIL AND JOYCE PAYNE - "Working The Wood"
11-30-2020BRAXTON MAN ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES
11-30-2020TWO VEHICLE CRASH ON YELLOW CREEK
11-30-2020SUNDAY NIGHT CRASH LEMUELS RUN
11-30-2020SNOW A'COMIN
11-30-2020COVID-19 WV SUNDAY: CALHOUN SEES 21 NEW CASES IN SEVEN DAYS - WV Has 1,152 Cases
11-30-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB
11-30-2020JAMES C. HAUGHT: CALHOUN MEN POW'S IN WORLD WAR II
11-30-2020SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: RUNNING WHISKEY BY THE LIGHT OF THE MOON
11-30-2020A LONELY BOOT WAS MADE FOR WALKIN'
11-30-2020FAMOUS QUOTES RECALLED
11-30-2020FLASHBACK TWELVE YEARS: CALHOUN'S VERY FIRST BANK ROBBERY IN 2008
11-30-2020ALBERT BALL: DEADFALLS AND FUR TRAPPIN' ON BARNES RUN - "Mashed Flat As A Fritter"
11-30-2020CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Glenville's "Jimmy Stewart Banker" Never Needed A Bridge Loan From An Angel
11-30-2020EARLY CALHOUN TRAGEDIES - Yellow Creek, Industry, Arnoldsburg, Creston
11-30-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Clutching To Memories Of The Husk
11-30-2020RACCOON RUN BLACK COMMUNITY ONCE FLOURISHED IN CALHOUN - Community Remembered By Treacy Jane Stump In 1969
11-30-20202001: REBEKAH LODGE STIRS THE KETTLE - Apple Butter Day On Phillips Run
11-29-2020THE MOON RISES WITH A FEW SURPRISES
11-29-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
11-29-2020ROANE MAN CHARGED WITH MALICIOUS ASSAULT
11-29-2020CALHOUN WOMAN HELEN CARR BROWN HAS DIED AT 95 - CCHS Graduate 1944
11-29-2020SATURDAY WV COVID-19: NEARLY 800 NEW CASES REPORTED - Calhoun Has Added 19 Cases Since Last Saturday
11-29-2020CALHOUN MAN ARRESTED FOR COUNTERFEITING
11-29-2020SATURDAY WV COVID-19: 800 NEW CASES - Calhoun Has Added 19 Cases Last Seven Days
11-29-2020LADY HELEN HAMILTON - 2013: Last Of Historic Family In Calhoun, "It's Been A Great Place To Live"
11-29-2020REMEMBERING: DAVID BARR HATHAWAY 1924-2009 - He Treasured Roots And Memories
11-29-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "Doesn't Kiss You Like She Useter? Perhaps She's Seen A Smoother Rooster!"
11-29-2020EARLY SETTLE'S FAMILY OF CALHOUN COUNTY
11-29-20201910 PORK CURING RECIPE
11-28-2020MINOR CRASH AT MILLSTONE
11-28-2020FRIDAY WV COVID-19: STATE EXCEEDS 15,000 ACTIVE NEW CASES - Regional County Rise
11-28-2020CALHOUN MAN ARRESTED ASSAULT, BATTERY ON OFFICER
11-28-2020MOUNTAIN MUSICIAN BUCK MCCUMBERS DEDICATES "MY CHRISTMAS DREAM" TO STALWART NICUT FAMILIES
11-28-2020WHEN THE JAMES BOYS VISITED CLAY COUNTY - "They Rode Up And Watered Their Horses"
11-28-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
11-28-2020WWII AVIATOR GLEN FOWLER: IN HIS OWN WORDS - Recalls War Memories
11-28-2020MURDERER OF CHRISTIAN DAWN STARCHER SEABOLT NEVER FOUND - Body Recovered On Groundhog Ridge Eleven Years Ago
11-28-2020THE WV THOUSAND YEAR FLOOD NOV. 1985 - Forty Seven Die
11-28-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Grandpa Gunned Down Nasty Bedbugs
11-28-2020UNSOLVED 1905 MURDER: TRUANT OFFICER SHOT TO DEATH IN HUR WOODS
11-28-2020JESSE JAMES ROBBED WEST VIRGINIA BANK - Legends Link Outlaw To Region, "All Bad People Came To Bear Fork"
11-28-2020CALHOUN GOT TELEPHONES EARLY - Grantsville Exchanges In 1957, Find Your Relative
11-28-2020A WALKING LIFE - Remembering Rymer "Doc" Law, "Littlest Of Things"
11-27-2020NATIONAL MATH-READING TESTS POSTPONED UNTIL 2022
11-27-2020ROANE WOMAN CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER
11-27-2020THANKSGIVING DAY WV COVID-19: 1,130 NEW CASES, 17 DEATHS
11-27-2020CALHOUN BOE NOV. 16 MEETING RECESSED UNTIL NOVEMBER 30TH
11-27-2020HOW COLD WAS IT AT FROZEN, WEST VIRGINIA? - We'll Soon Ask As Winter Approaches
11-27-20202016: LONG FORGOTTEN HUSK RIDGE CEMETERY FOUND - "Barely Had A Change Of Clothes," We Honor Those Buried There
11-27-2020A SALUTE: MY MOUNTAIN FAMILY
11-27-2020REMEMBERING: DR. RICK MAGLY TOP OF THE MOUNTAIN
11-27-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
11-27-2020"BYE GRACIOUS ALIVE, THERE GOES MY BLACKSMITH SHOP" - Uncle Charley Would Say
11-27-2020"LIKE GIVING A CHAINSAW A SHOT" - Larry Harris' Quotable Quotes
11-26-2020WEDNESDAY WV COVID-19 REPORT: 967 NEW CASES, 13 DEATHS
11-26-2020HUR CHRISTMAS STAR SENDS MESSAGE ACROSS THE QUIET HILLS
11-26-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - A Snowbound Thanksgiving Rescue
11-26-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
11-26-2020HIGH WIND LIFTS ORMA CHURCH DURING FUNERAL - "A Spiritual Experience," Knotts Church On Last Leg
11-26-2020LINCOLN'S THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION
11-26-2020 GREAT SNOW OF 1950 CRIPPLED CALHOUN 70 YEARS AGO - Students Had Two Week Holiday
11-26-2020EUCLE DANCES A THANKSGIVING JIG
11-26-2020A THANKSGIVING HUNT - Grantsville, 1901
11-26-2020LEO CRADDOCK: GREAT SNOW OF '50 AND CURIN' HOG MEAT
11-26-2020EDITOR AIRS HIS PROBLEMS - "There Is A Woman In It," Thanksgiving 1897
11-26-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - The Joy Of Pork, A Hur Thanksgiving
11-25-2020TUESDAY WV COVID-19 REPORT: 969 NEW WV CASES - Calhoun Has 16 Active Cases Plus
11-25-2020MELANIE ARTHUR NAMED WVSAC PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR
11-25-2020RITCHIE AND WOOD LOSE CITIZENS TO COVID -Mid-Ohio Valley Health Dept. Report
11-25-2020HUNTER SERIOUSLY INJURED IN UTV CRASH RUSH RUN, ORMA
11-25-2020 CALHOUN FOOD PANTRY ROBBED TWICE LAST WEEK
11-25-2020CALHOUN'S 2020 WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA PROJECT CANCELED
11-25-20201909: CALHOUN WORKERS AT GODFREY CABOTS LAMP BLACK FACTORY
11-25-2020CABOT ACQUIRES CARBON BLACK FACTORY IN 1913
11-25-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
11-25-2020CALHOUN ONCE HAD WORLD'S LARGEST CARBON BLACK FACTORY
11-25-2020GODFREY CABOT SAYS HE WAS PROFESSIONAL TRAMP - Did His Looks Fool Calhoun Farmers?
11-25-2020CABOT STATION - A Once Thriving Operation
11-25-2020GIANT ENGINES ONCE PUSHED NATURAL GAS - Hope's Cabot Station Now A Memory
11-25-2020LUM SHAFFER NOW IN ETERNITY - Saturated With Paraffin, "Burned To A Crisp" In Cabot Station Fire
11-25-202075 YEARS AGO: BLINDING FLASH, DEAFENING CONCUSSION AND DEATH - Thanksgiving Tragedy 1945: Cabot Station Explodes
11-25-2020BOSTON-ON-KANAWHA - Cabot Station's 100 Years, World's Biggest Carbon Black Factory
11-25-20201941: EARLY CABOT HISTORY
11-24-2020MONDAY WV COVID-19: RECORD HOSPITALIZATIONS, 636 NEW CASES
11-24-2020REGIONAL ARRESTS
11-24-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB
11-24-2020MEADS RECALLS EARLY DJ JOB AT SPENCER RADIO STATION
11-24-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Saturday Night "Live" In Grantsville, Stillness Of Quiet Streets
11-24-2020APPLE FARM: LIKE A GOOD NEIGHBOR, THEY WERE THERE - Recollections Of Calhoun Life
11-24-2020SPENCER RADIO STATION WSPZ/WVRC CELEBRATING 59 YEARS - 'Spawned The Famous, The Accomplished, The Rich...And The Rest Of Us,' Radio Career Took A Dive
11-24-2020CALHOUN RADIO DAZE - Calhoun Almost Got A Radio Station Twice, Settled For Illegal Stations, PDQ in Grantsville, WHUR In Hur
11-24-2020FLASHBACK: BROOKSVILLE SPEAKEASY BUSTED - Snuff Thief Rolls Over On Arsonists
11-24-2020COON HUNTIN' CALHOUN STYLE - "That's Ole Red"
11-23-2020COUNTY CLERK SIMERS RELEASES ARTHUR-WALKER RECOUNT
11-23-2020REGIONAL ARRESTS
11-23-2020WV LEADS NATION WITH SMOKING - Leader Lung Cancer Deaths
11-23-2020SUNDAY WV COVID-19 REPORT: 880 NEW CASES, CALHOUN HAS NEW CASES SINCE FRIDAY'S 13 POSITIVE CASES
11-23-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTES - High Minded Thoughts
11-23-2020PLEASANT HILL PSD ISSUES BOIL WATER ADVISORY
11-23-2020HELPING FOLKS THROUGH HOLIDAYS - Free Thanksgiving Dinners, Shoe Box Ministry
11-23-2020SIDNEY UNDERWOOD - A Grantsville Lemonade Stand
11-23-2020JAMES HAUGHT: A SMART ARNOLDSBURG WOMAN
11-23-2020MEMORIES OF GRANTSVILLE'S 1911 MODERN BRIDGE - Above The Dreamy Little Kanawha
11-23-2020DEER DANCING OR GETTING READY TO RUMBLE?
11-23-2020CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - It's a Wonderful Life if You Don't Deer Hunt (or Face Reality)
11-23-2020TOP THIS DEER DANDY - Arnold Kills 2012 Trophy Buck At Arnoldsburg, Woodsman Has Made Unique Finds
11-23-2020 VIDEO GLIMPSE AT CALHOUN'S 1956 CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION - Plus Calhoun High School Homecoming 1956
11-23-2020 BILL JARVIS' CALHOUN HALL OF FAME BUCK
11-23-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Soupy Was TV Icon Who Loved His Fans
11-23-2020OVER 150 YEARS AGO: GRAND OLD LADY MINNORA KNOTTS PROUDFOOT - Life Through The Civil War, "We Saved Our Cat And Mother's Side Saddle"
11-23-2020FLASHBACK: TURKEYS IN GRANTSVILLE STREET - The Bower Collection
11-23-2020A FAMOUS CALHOUN DEER ENCOUNTER
11-22-2020GROGG ARRESTED ON LARCENY CHARGES
11-22-2020WALKER-ARTHUR COUNTY COMMISSION RECOUNT CERTIFIES WALKER WIN
11-22-2020MUNDAY ROAD MAN THREATENS TO KILL
11-22-2020WV COVID-19 SATURDAY: CALHOUN HAS TWO NEW CASES, 13 ACTIVE CASES FRIDAY
11-22-2020UPDATE: CALHOUN HAS MORE CHILDREN WITH COVID-19 THAN ELDERLY? - Cases Rising: Children With Covid-19
11-22-2020DARING 1915 TRAIN ROBBERY IN DODDRIDGE COUNTY NETS $33,000
11-22-2020DEER ARE EVERYWHERE UNTIL THE GUNS CRACK - Killin' A Deer Wasn't Always Easy
11-22-2020THIS OLE HOUSE - Ward Boys Lived In Stately Pine Creek House
11-22-20202013: 81-YEAR-OLD GOLDIE RUSH KILLS 13 PT. BUCK WITH BOW
11-22-20202012: BOHARD MAN KILLS RARE SIKA DEER
11-22-2020REMEMBERING: DENVER GARRETSON WALKED THE WALK OF CIVILITY, DEDICATION AND WORK
11-22-2020DON WEAVER'S DEER CAMP MEMORIES
11-22-2020WILD AND CRAZY TALE FROM 1895 - Chronicle Editor Helps Capture Fugitive

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