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04-07-2020911 DISPATCHERS WILL ASK PREVENTIVE QUESTIONS AFTER SERVICES DISPATCHED
04-07-20202020 CALHOUN COUNTY WOOD FESTIVAL IS CANCELLED
04-07-2020TUESDAY: WV CASES COVID-19 NOW 412 CASES
04-07-2020COVID-19 CASES CONTINUE TO CLIMB IN WOOD COUNTY
04-07-2020CALHOUN SOCIAL STUDIES STUDENTS KEEPING DAILY JOURNALS
04-07-2020FEWER PROJECTED COVID-19 DEATHS IN WV
04-07-2020CLIMATE CHANGE SLOWLY CREEPING INTO WV MOUNTAINS
04-07-2020BRAXTON COUNTY HAS FIRST CASE COVID-19
04-07-2020MONDAY: WV HAS 345 COVID-19 CASES - Fourth Death Announced
04-07-2020NORMANTOWN-STUMPTOWN NEWS - By Lisa Hayes-Minney
04-07-2020 FIRST BAPTIST CALHOUN COUNTY FOOD PANTRY
04-07-2020BODY OF MISSING GILMER MAN FOUND NEAR GLENVILLE WASTE PLANT - Roger Talbert, 38, Dead
04-07-2020MEET THE CALHOUN CANDIDATES - Primary Election Now June 9
04-07-2020OUT AND ABOUT - What's Going On? Not Much - Help Wanted And More: Updated Daily
04-07-2020WHY DOES MY HEART YEARN SO? - "Water Had Turned Red With Blood"
04-07-2020A VISIT TO A SECRET CHAMBER - Cremo Store, Post Office And Lodge Hall
04-07-2020 WE NEED YOUR NEWS TIPS, PHOTOS
04-07-2020REMEMBERING: THE AMAZING LIFE OF EARL - Earl Hamilton (1960-2015) Special Olympic Achiever, Eagle Scout And Community Servant
04-07-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
04-07-2020"WOW, WHAT WAS THAT?" - Unexplained Mysteries Over 60 Years Ago: Silver Slivers, Brilliant Lights, A Flying Object
04-07-2020OFFICIAL 2010 GRANTSVILLE PHOTOGRAPH
04-07-2020"WE LIVE IN A WASTEFUL WORLD" SAID CHARLIE BLAIR
04-07-2020 ALFRED'S GROCERY ONCE GRACED THE VILLAGE OF ORMA
04-07-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Don McGlothlin Challenged By The Times
Riley Keaton for House of Delegates
Rick Postalwait
Jeff Starcher for Sheriff
Nigel Jeffries for Prosecuting Attorney
Minnie Hamilton Health System
04-06-2020CALHOUN SCHOOLS WILL ISSUE FOOD PACKETS TO CHILDREN FRIDAY
04-06-2020GRANTSVILLE VFD RESPONDED TO ACCIDENT MUNDAY ROAD
04-06-2020MID-OHIO VALLEY HEALTH DEPARTMENT - Additional COVID-19 Case in Wood County
04-06-2020JAMES HAUGHT RECALLS SPANISH FLU EDIDEMIC OF 1918
04-06-2020COVID-19 KILLING PEOPLE WHO HAVE NOT BEEN TESTED
04-06-2020MON POWER PLANNED OUTAGE MONDAY
04-06-2020ROANE MAN ARRESTED FALSELY REPORTING EMERGENCY
04-06-2020A RETURN TO CALHOUN'S FASCINATING 'CAVES' - Never Mind Snakes, Bats And Spiders
04-06-2020DAVID KIRBY'S PINE CRIK TALES - "Baptizing A Worm, Claudie Davises Rat Turds"
04-06-2020SIDNEY UNDERWOOD - 'CLUMSY FINGERS' LEARNS TO TYPE AT OLD CALHOUN HIGH
04-06-20202011: CALHOUN 'PEDESTAL WOMAN' ELAH WHISMAN PASSES AT 94
04-06-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Calhoun's Great Half-Runner Bean, 'More Wonderful Than It Outta Be'
04-06-2020CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - In the Long-Term We Are All Gonna Die!
04-05-2020SUNDAY: 42 NEW CASES IN WV
04-05-2020MOVHD SAYS CASES COVID-19 CONTINUE TO GO UP
04-05-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
04-05-2020FOUR WEST VIRGINIA HOSPITALS LAY OFF THOUSANDS - Other Hospitals Closing Permanently
04-05-2020SATURDAY: 45 NEW CASES OF COVID-19
04-05-2020COVID-19 VIRUS UPDATE - Minnie Hamilton Health System Update
04-05-2020CALHOUN SCHOOLS ISSUE 1,081 FOOD PACKETS FOR STUDENTS
04-05-2020WEST VIRGINIAN SONGWRITER BILL WITHERS HAS DIED - "Lean On Me"
04-05-2020WHEN YOU SHOULD GET TESTED CONVID-19?
04-05-20202018: A RETURN TO BURNING SPRINGS - "Where It All Began"
04-05-2020DANIELS RUN NEWS 1904-11 - Farmers Paying $1 A Day, Widow Downs Taken To Spencer Asylum
04-05-2020 REMEMBERING: WILLIAM CHARLES "TAP" KERBY'S "FREEDOM FLIGHT" - Hur Residenter Passed At 71
04-05-2020THE ILL-FATED COOKS OF GRANTSVILLE - Cook Hotel Early Landmark, Civil War Veterans Died Young
04-05-2020FLASHBACK 2010: MASSEY UPPER BIG BRANCH DISASTER KILLS 29 - Oppression Done Under The Sun
04-05-2020SHOOTING SCRAPE AT MT. ZION IN 1914 - Bullet Passed Through Boggs' Hat
04-05-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - The Hadacol Boogie
04-05-2020UNKNOWN FACES - The Ferris Barr Collection 1905-1918 (No. 21)
04-05-2020ACKNOWLEDGED LOVE: GORDIE'S MAGNIFICENT JOURNEY ENDED
04-04-2020WV HAS THIRD VIRUS DEATH
04-04-2020PLEASANT HILL PSD BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED
04-04-2020LOCAL FUNDERS COLLABORATE FOR COVID-19 RESPONSE
04-04-2020CALHOUN MAGISTRATE COURT DISPOSITIONS - March 2020
04-04-2020CONVID-19 PROJECTED TO PEAK IN MAY
04-04-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB
04-04-2020WALMART LIMITING CUSTOMERS IN STORES - Begin Selling Essential Items Only
04-04-2020EASTER COMES EARLY TO TINGLER MOUNTAIN
04-04-2020POLL REVEALS COUNTY-BY-COUNTY EFFORTS WITH SOCIAL DISTANCING - Most WV Counties Given "D"
04-04-2020CALHOUN COUNTY PROPERTY TRANSFERS - March, 2020
04-04-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
04-04-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "The Last Farmers, A World Close To Home"
04-03-2020FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR CALHOUN AND REGION
04-03-2020FRIDAY: 20 NEW COVID-19 CASES IN WV
04-03-2020PLEASANT HILL PSD TEMPORARY WATER OUTAGE TODAY
04-03-2020NEW CASES OF COVID-19 CONFIRMED IN WOOD COUNTY
04-03-2020ONE MILLION CASES COVID-19 VIRUS - 10 Million Americans Out Of Work, Numbers Could Reach Great Depression Era
04-03-2020THURSDAY: WV HAS 26 MORE POSITIVE COVID-19 CASES
04-03-2020"TILLY" HAS DIED - "We Should Cherish Our Living Beings"
04-03-2020LIQUOR SALES BOOMING ACROSS USA
04-03-2020CALHOUN SCHOOLS PREPS FOR ANOTHER ROUND DISTRIBUTING FOOD FRIDAY
04-03-2020"SKY THUNDERS AND STORM CLOUDS DRUM"
04-03-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
04-03-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Curiosity, Art And Beauty, Space Photos From Calhoun Park
04-02-2020STATE LOOKING AT CLOSING SCHOOLS FOR REST OF YEAR
04-02-2020FROST ADISORY FOR CALHOUN AND REGION
04-02-2020JACKSON COUNTY HAS SECOND COVID-19 DEATH IN WV
04-02-2020WV NATIONAL GUARD DELIVERING HEALTHCARE SUPPLIES TO 55 COUNTIES - Med Supplies Trickled Down
04-02-2020A CRAB APPLE EPIPHANY
04-02-2020PLEASANT HILL PSD WATER OUTAGE THURSDAY
04-02-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB
04-02-2020WEDNESDAY COVID-19 UPDATE: WEST VIRGINIA CASES JUMP 29
04-02-2020VEHICLE HITS UTILITY POLE ON YELLOW CREEK ROAD
04-02-2020FOOD AND NECESSITIES GIVE-AWAY FRIDAY - Compliments of Calhoun Schools, Save the Children, Vroom, and Early Steps
04-02-2020CALHOUN COUNTY MARCH 2020 MARRIAGES & DIVORCES
04-02-2020SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT RESCUES 17 DOGS - "Hats Go Off To Wag"
04-02-2020WV LEADS NATION WITH OPIOID CRISIS DURING NATIONAL PANDEMIC
04-02-2020SOME GAS STATIONS CHANGE HOURS - Gasoline Costs Dropping Below $1.80 Gallon
04-02-2020CALHOUN PARK CLOSED DUE TO VIRUS
04-02-20201897: BARBER PETE HICKS GETS RIPPED OFF - Culprit Has Guns, Knucks And Large Knife
04-02-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - The Fault Is Not In The Stars
04-02-2020FLASHBACK 2004: IT WAS A RIP-ROARING WELCOME FOR THE 1092ND - They're Home Again, Safe
04-01-2020WV PRIMARY ELECTION NOW JUNE 9
04-01-2020REGIONAL ARRESTS
04-01-2020CALHOUN RESPONDERS ANSWER CALLS
04-01-2020COVID-19 CASES JUMP TO 162 IN WV TUESDAY - 28 Of 55 Counties
04-01-2020AES STUDENTS HAVE VIRTUAL SPIRIT WEEK
04-01-2020WV 5TH MOST STRESSED STATE BECAUSE OF VIRUS
04-01-2020A DOSE OF SPRING RAMPS WILL 'CLEAN THE SYSTEM'
04-01-2020WIRT'S HISTORIC RUBLE CHURCH NEEDS RESTORATION - Still Standing After 185 Years
04-01-2020ADDICTION IS A DISEASE THAT'S EVERYONE'S PROBLEM - Few Families Are Not Touched
04-01-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Calhoun Teacher Wilma Hardman Stump, "Hard To Take Ones Eyes From Her"
04-01-2020REMEMBERING: PEDESTAL CALHOUN EDUCATOR DON MCCARTNEY - "If Students Were Curious, We'd Have No Problem Educating"
04-01-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
04-01-2020A MYSTERY TREE REVEALED - About 75 Readers Answered Inquiry
04-01-2020WHAT A GIANT HOG! - The Pride Of Old Sidder Bower
04-01-2020EDITOR BARR RECALLS EARLY CALHOUN DAYS, CIVIL WAR TREACHERY - Editor Pens Tales During Sleepless Night In 1900
03-31-2020NORMANTOWN NEWS - By Lisa Hayes-Minney
03-31-2020WILLIAMSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL JOINS CLOSURES IN MT. STATE
03-31-2020MONDAY EVENING: 21 NEW CASES OF COVID-19 - Two Roane Cases Now On State List
03-31-2020WVU FEATURES SPECIAL 'TAKE ME HOME, COUNTRY ROADS' - To Offer Inspiration During Pandemic
03-31-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB - Family Of Four Dies In Murder-Suicide
03-31-2020HEART PATHS - By Alice Hickman Sawtelle
03-31-2020TIME OUT!
03-31-2020LITTERING PANDEMIC ALONG WEST FORK
03-31-2020TWO OLD MAIL POUCH BARNS NEAR GRANTSVILLE
03-31-2020DANIELS RUN NEWS 1901 - Turner Very Low With Scrofula, New Buggy Can Last Long Because Of Ladies
03-31-2020AROUND THE BEND - "You Had To Learn Your Place" On Grannies Creek
03-31-2020REMEMBERING THE CRADDOCKS - Minding Their Own Business, Keeping It Simple, Finding Their Way To Heaven
03-31-2020ANSWERED: WHERE IS THIS HORSESHOE IN GRANTSVILLE?
03-31-2020COAL MINE LIVIN' AT WIDEN-DILLE - "Prayin' Down To Hell"
03-31-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Hur's Curmudgeon Blacksmith, How To Make A Softball
03-31-2020WHERE FLOWERS BLOOM SO DOES HOPE
03-30-2020MORGAN BIBLE BOX COULD BE CALHOUN'S OLDEST ARTIFACT
03-30-2020REPORTED COVID-19 VIRUS CASES IN WV RISES TO 124
03-30-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB
03-30-2020FIRST CORONAVIRUS DEATH REPORTED IN WV
03-30-2020 FIREMEN RESPOND TO GRANTSVILLE MANOR
03-30-2020CALHOUN SHERIFF'S DEPT. COMPLETING TRAINING
03-30-2020UPDATE: TWO COVID-19 CASES IN ROANE COUNTY EXPLAINED
03-30-2020100 YEARS AGO: THE PANDEMIC FLU OF 1918-19 KILLED MILLIONS - Calhoun Cemeteries Have Hundreds Of Victims
03-30-2020"ST. EUGENE OF NICUT" DISCOVERS KANGRAOO MICE - Among Calhoun's Last Ole Tyme Music Makers
03-30-2020WOW! "COLD, COLD WIND BLOWING" - Johnny Staats Project, Dedicated To Homeless Veterans
03-30-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Children Abandoned: The Pain That Never Went Away
03-30-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
03-30-2020 2014: THREE GENERATIONS DIE IN TRAGIC LEADING CREEK FIRE
03-30-2020SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: MEMORIES OF HARDMAN ALLEY - Underwood Recalls Grantsville Life, Cow Milk, Cowboys, BBs, Bikes And Tingling Ears
03-30-2020CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Some Thoughts from a Mountain Top
03-29-2020NWS WATCH FOR HIGH WINDS SUNDAY AFTERNOON
03-29-2020FLOWERS HONOR VIETNAM FATALITY EDDIE DEAN STARCHER AT COUNTY PARK
03-29-2020WV CONVID-19 CASES UP ABOUT 20 CASES
03-29-2020WV KNIFE AND GUN CLUB
03-29-2020WV NATIONAL GUARD DISTRIBUTING FOOD BANK SUPPLIES
03-29-2020PARKERSBURG AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION REACHING OUT
03-29-2020TODAYS QUICK QUOTE
03-29-2020UPDATE: CALHOUN COUPLE INJURED IN WOOD CRASH, WIRT MAN DEAD - Millers Released From Hospital
03-29-2020MHHS CEO WHITED ISSUES LATEST LOCAL UPDATE - "Unacceptable Time Frames" For Supplies/Equipment
03-29-2020MINNIE HAMILTON GETS A SHINING STAR
03-29-2020A RETURN TO EMMA'S FIELD OF FLOWERS - A Free Spirit When The World Says No
03-29-2020UPDATE:JERRY SANGER MISSING IN CALHOUN FOR FOUR WEEKS - Authorities Assisting In Search
03-29-2020HOW ABOUT SOME TURTLE SOUP?
03-29-2020WONDERMENT: NORTHERN LIGHTS PHOTOGRAPHED AT CALHOUN PARK
03-29-2020EARLY PHOTOS: CALHOUN COURTHOUSE CELEBRATES 78 YEARS - WPA Project Brought New Facility
03-29-2020DR. HOWARD C. TOEPFER DELIVERED 5,000 CALHOUN BABIES - "He Took Hams, Chickens And Produce"
03-29-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Rat Fink, Lumbago, Wall-To-Wall, Store Bought
03-28-202096 COVID-19 CASES CONFIRMED
03-28-2020DEPARTMENT HIGHWAYS ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT ROY PURSLEY DIES
03-28-2020GRANTSVILLE 'GRAND LADY' BETTY ZANNONI HAS DIED
03-28-2020"IT IS WELL WITH MY SOUL" - Talented Nashville Studio Singers Perform Epic Cell Phone Choir
03-28-2020CALHOUN BANKS OFFERING PAYMENT RELIEF OPTIONS DURING VIRUS OUTBREAK
03-28-2020CALHOUN CLERK SIMERS SAYS VOTERS CAN GET ABSENTEE BALLOT - All West Virginia Voters Will Be Mailed Absentee Voter Applications
03-28-2020ANIMAL ALERT: LOST AND FOUND PETS - WAG TNR Program in the Pleasant Hill Area April 8th
03-28-2020SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - HURBONICS: Things Heard On Country Store Porch
03-28-2020DANIELS RUN NEWS 1901 - Constable Busy, Gathering Corn
03-28-2020HUR INVENTOR: FELLHINDER'S SOLAR ATV FLUNKED - 'Put That Tree Huggin' Crap To Rest'
03-28-2020LYNCH MOB THREATENS TO HANG MURDERERS IN GRANTSVILLE - Sickles Men Kill James Sturm 1886, Mayhem On Sycamore Creek

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