People, Humor & History

05/14/2017MOTHERS
05/14/2017 IVYDALE'S DOC WHITE (1889-1974) - Self-Taught Physician, Dentist, Midwife, Fiddler And Jack-Of-All-Trades
05/14/2017"MAMA'S CORSAGES" - Things Our Mother's Did
05/13/2017"LITTLE TOLD TALES" - From The Hur Herald Archives
05/12/2017HUR BOY FROM BUCKHORN HOLLER DOES GOOD IN BIG WORLD - Robert Riggs, 90, Has Over 50 US Patents
05/10/2017DANIELS RUN NEWS 1923-36 - Foxhunters And Horsetraders Meet
05/10/2017MORE STRANGE PLACE NAMES - Joker, Pinch Gut And Big Ugly
05/10/2017LITTLE KANAWHA TRAIN PASSENGERS TOOK TO BOAT - Tragedy Averted in 1907
05/09/2017THIS OLE HOUSE - Rowels Run Starcher-Kerby House On Last Legs, "I Loved The Old House"
05/09/2017TWO-HUNDRED-FIFTY CALHOUN STUDENTS HAVE RECEIVED GOLDEN HORSESHOES - We Recognize Them Since 1931
05/09/20171894: ROBBERS RETURN 15 CENTS AFTER HOLD-UP
05/08/2017THE HUR-PINE CREEK NEWS - Delayed
05/07/2017CONSPICUOUS CONSUMPTION OF THE MIND - Quiet Under A Persimmon Tree
05/06/2017A FADED CALHOUN VILLAGE - Industry Store 1940
05/06/2017GRANTSVILLE STREET FIGHT 1950s
05/05/2017THOMAS-OLES HOUSE GRANTSVILLE'S OLDEST - Post Civil War Structure
05/05/2017REMEMBERING: HISTORIC MT. ZION DRIVE-IN SCREEN WENT DARK IN 2015 - Did Not Open For 63rd Season, A Victim Of Changing Technology
05/03/2017WILD AND CRAZY TALE FROM 1895 - Chronicle Editor Helps Capture Fugitive
05/01/2017DUMB LAWS IN WEST VIRGINIA
05/01/2017KEEP THE HUR HERALD ONLINE - Juanita Morris Hawkins "So Dear To Our Native Soil"
09/06/2016GRANTSVILLE GRADE SCHOOL CORNERSTONE DEDICATED 1926
07/03/2016UFO FIRST PERSON ACCOUNT - 1947 Calhoun "Cigar Shaped" UFO Story
06/08/2016 WILD LIFE TAKETH OVER - Creatures Great And Small Doing Well
06/08/2016LULA HUGHES BANGING 100 YEARS ON EARTH - Honored For Service To Cremo Church
06/05/2016CALHOUN MAN FINDS CRITTERS ON QUAKER'S BREAKFAST BAR
05/30/2016 THE ERSTWHILE VILLAGE OF HUR - Home Of The Herald's Corporate Headquarters
05/24/2016REMEMBERED: SGT. GENE VANCE KNOWN TO CALHOUN - Soldier And Biking Enthusiast Participated In Appalachian Classic, Killed In Afghanistan 14 Years Ago
05/23/201650 YEARS AGO TEAM FOR NORMANTOWN HIGH SET STILL-STANDING INTERNATIONAL RECORD
05/20/2016COTTRELL 2016 CALHOUN FOLK FESTIVAL BELLE
05/17/2016DOMINIQUE COLLINS WILL REIGN OVER THE 2016 WV STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL
05/13/2016REMEMBERING: PEOPLE'S ADVOCATE BILL HOWLEY "SWIMMING TO THE OTHER SIDE" - Memorial Honors Calhoun Man
04/16/201615 YEAR FLASHBACK: LIFE HOLDS FORTH AT HISTORIC FLOYD HOUSE - Fitzwater's Part Of Seventh Generation In Gilmer
04/07/20161906 LETTER REQUESTS CALHOUN PHONE COMPANIES - Phones Came Early To County
03/29/2016 ARNOLDSBURG EGG HUNT JAM-PACKED
03/27/201615 YEARS AGO: EASTER SQUALL ARRIVES - Snow Covers Blooms
03/27/2016TEN YEAR FLASHBACK: NO BUNNIES OR CHICKS - An Easter Goat
03/22/2016GRANTSVILLE PALM SUNDAY CEREMONY CELEBRATES JESUS' ARRIVAL IN JERUSALEM
02/04/2016OLD HERALD PHOTOS RE-DISCOVERED - Check "Sunny Cal Scenes" And "Wirt From The Road"
01/25/2016CALHOUN NATIVE LARRY HEFFNER NAMED WEST VIRGINIA HISTORY HERO
01/19/2016DAN COSGROVE NAMED WEST VIRGINIA HISTORY HERO
01/19/2016GRANTSVILLE COURT STREET BUILDINGS BEING RAZED - A Little Look At History
01/02/2016HUR HERALD'S TOP CALHOUN NEWS STORIES FOR 2015 - Disappointments, Challenges, Improvements
12/25/2015OLD NEWS - Christmas Days Of Yore
12/11/2015GRANTSVILLE CHRISTMAS SCENES 2015
12/10/2015HAMMER (CRABTREE) FAMILY MEMBER SENTENCED TO PRISON THREE COUNTS - Randy "Red" Crabtree Incarcerated Six Counts
12/10/2015CALHOUN BUCK KILL REACHES FIVE YEAR HIGH
12/03/2015PHOTOS: FAIRMONT STATE STUDENTS CREATE DESIGNS FOR CALHOUN COUNTY STARPARK
12/02/2015BIG BEAR FORK BUCK
11/17/2015REMEMBERING: GRANTSVILLE 'GRAND DAME' PASSES AT 96 - Margaret Cunningham Leaves Legacy (2011)
11/11/2015NEW FLAG RAISED AT CALHOUN COURTHOUSE FOR VETERANS DAY
11/11/2015THE IRAQ-AFGHANISTAN WARS LITTLE COVERED BY MEDIA
11/11/2015 "IT'S GREAT TO SEE GREEN AGAIN" - Travis Duelley Comes Home On Leave
11/11/2015THREE WWII BROTHERS BURIED HIGH ABOVE WEST FORK - Grantsville's VFW Sets Marker For Post Commander
11/11/2015A FLAG NOW FLIES OVER LONG-GONE RICHARDSON
11/11/2015GREATEST GENERATION SOLDIER RECOLLECTIONS - Kenneth Mathew, 97, Had WWII Calhoun Buddies
11/11/2015CALHOUNER EUGENE STUMP GETS WWII MEDALS 66 YEARS LATER
11/10/2015ANCIENT 'ENEMIES' FACE-OFF IN ALUMNI GAME - Calhoun 12, Spencer 0
11/02/2015GHOSTBUSTING AT ARNOLDSBURG - Calhoun Halloween Party
11/02/2015GRANTSVILLE BLOCK PARTY BRINGS OUT THE SPOOKS
10/31/2015ANNUAL CALHOUN HALLOWEEN PARTY AT ARNOLDSBURG - WV Ghostbusters Giant "Marshmallow Man" Plus Ghostbusters Car
10/27/2015CALHOUN'S MIKE STUMP INDUCTED INTO NATIONAL WRESTLING HALL OF FAME
10/26/2015FLASHBACK: 'MAKING THE BEST BETTER' - 4-H Council Circle Honors Sue And Randall Jones
10/24/2015WIRT COUNTY TEACHER HARTSHORN HONORED BY WV FOCUS MAGAZINE AS 2015 “WONDER WOMAN”
10/23/2015WV MUSIC HALL OF FAME WILL INDUCT TWO MUSICIANS WELL-KNOWN LOCALLY
10/16/2015JUMPIN' FOOLS WITH FLIGHTS OF FANCY - 36th Bridge Day Saturday
10/12/2015LOCATION OF $100 MILLION COLUMBIA COMPRESSOR STATION IN CALHOUN NOT A DONE DEAL
09/26/2015INVASIVE STILTGRASS - Rising And Falling, It's Still Around
09/26/2015PHOTOS: SIGHTS OF 48TH WV MOLASSES FESTIVAL
09/26/2015WV MOLASSES FESTIVAL ROYALTY BRINGS SUNSHINE - Large Crowd Attends Parade
09/25/2015ESTHER AND GENE LAUGHLIN PARADE MARSHALS - 48th Molasses Festival Parade Saturday
09/19/2015MOUNTAINEER XPRESS $2.7 BILLION NATURAL GAS PROJECT COMING TO REGION
09/17/2015FIVE YEAR FLASHBACK: WIRT RESIDENTS CLEANING UP AFTER TORNADO-LIKE STORM
09/17/2015CIVIL WAR RE-ENACTORS STAGE FIERCE BATTLE DURING CALHOUN DAYS
09/15/2015FIERY CANNON BLASTS THROUGH NIGHT - Reenactment Group Entertains At Calhoun Days
09/08/2015BEAR FORK HUNTING CLUB "OX" ROAST - Recalling Wilderness Life And Times
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - Early 1900 Railroad Brought Jobs To Mountains
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - 1909 Bear Fork Hunters Kill 219 Squirrels
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - Old-timer Sam Lawson Recalls Hidden Money, Panthers, Rattlesnakes
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - The Railroad Cometh To Woods In 1910, Oldtimer's Recalled
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - "Critters In Them Woods"
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - The Dark And Scary Woods, Hidden Gold
09/07/2015HUR HERALDS BEAR FORK TALES - Bowel Misery Inflicts Serious Pain
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - A Visit In 2000
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - Men, Machine And Beast
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - Native Americans Hunted Bear Fork Wilderness, Last Native American Killed In 1804
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - Rosedale, Shock, Tanner Creek, Elk and Little Kanawha Railroad
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES: WILDERNESS DWELLER JACOB BOONE HAD 14 CHILDREN - Legendary Connection To Daniel Boone
09/07/2015 HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES: WILDERNESS WOMAN RETURNS CELEBRATING 86TH BIRTHDAY - Ruby Born In Two Room Cabin, Sixteen Siblings
09/07/2015HUR HERALD'S BEAR FORK TALES - 1914 Hunters Capture Baby Elk In Bear Fork
08/31/2015 2012: TROOPER'S SLAIN, WORKMAN 'STARTED SLOW, FINISHED STRONG' - Laid To Rest In Clay County
08/31/2015MOSE HOLE AND RICHARDSON BEACH SWIM SEASON CLOSING
08/31/2015CALHOUN HIGH'S CHRIS LACY LOVES CHALLENGES - Spartan Event Requires "Guts, Endurance And Drive"
08/24/2015THE "OX" CAME TO MT. ZION PARK SATURDAY
08/24/2015MUSIC FEST AT COUNTY PARK HAS GREAT ENTERTAINMENT
08/22/2015CALHOUN'S LAST PICTURE SHOW? - Silver Screen Goes Dark After 94 Years
08/20/2015JEREMY WOLFE SENTENCED TO 40 YEARS IN BRAXTON COURT - Murdered Burnsville Woman In 2014, Captured In Calhoun
08/17/2015VETERANS HONORED FOR THEIR SERVICE AT ARNOLDSBURG DINNER - Annual Event VFW Post 5959
08/17/2015BLUE GRASS FEST A CROWD PLEASER AT CHLOE
08/08/2015CEDAR GROVE'S 'OLE COUNTRY CHURCH' HOMECOMING SUNDAY - Church Was "Sacred Place"
08/07/2015JAKE KRACK'S FIDDLIN' STILL RISING TO THE TOP
08/04/2015WESTFORKERS GATHER FOR 40TH WHYTSELL REUNION
08/03/2015THANK GOD FOR A CRESTON SIGN - Village Fading After Boom Days
08/03/2015327 ENTER ULTIMATE REDNECK CRESTON POKER RUN - Riders Enjoyed 62 Mile Course
07/31/2015"ONCE IN A BLUE MOON" - The Brilliant Moon From Hur WV
07/18/2015THREE YEARS AGO: LIGHTNING STRIKE CAUSES ROARING FIRE NEAR BIG SPRINGS
07/09/2015IT'S BEEN 50 YEARS FOR THE CCHS CLASS OF 1965 - From War Darkness To Wooly Bully
07/07/2015TURBULENT WAR YEARS RECALLED BY CALHOUN HIGH ALUMNI - 28th Event Held July 4th, Alumni Scrapbook
07/04/2015COMING HOME: 28TH CALHOUN HIGH ALUMNI DAY SATURDAY JULY 4 - Alumni Registration List
06/20/2015INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT WEST VIRGINIA - George Washington Bathed Here, State Has Oddest Shape
06/17/2015 YELLOW POPLAR WEEVILS CAUSING WIDESPREAD DAMAGE - Foliage Of Central West Yellow Poplar Trees
06/15/2015LORETTA STEVENS IS 2015 FOLK FEST "CALHOUN BELLE"
06/15/2015CALHOUN FOLK FESTIVAL BELLES ACROSS THE YEARS - WV Folk Festival This Week
06/08/20152015: SUNSHINE FAVORABLE TO WOOD FESTIVAL EVENTS - Eagles Retro Band Draws Record Crowd, Mud Boggin' Favorite Event
06/08/20152015 SCRAPBOOK: WOOD FESTIVAL GRAND PARADE
06/08/2015 MINNIE HAMILTON LAUNCHES FUNDRAISER FOR NEW $24 MILLION FACILITY - "Vision, Hard Work, Determination" For Initial $2 Million
06/06/20152015 WOOD FESTIVAL SPIRIT AWARD GOES TO COMMUNITY SERVANT JIM MCCORMICK
06/05/2015KNOTTS AND FARMER CHOSEN 53RD WOOD FESTIVAL ROYALTY - Additional Pageant Winners Announced
06/05/2015CALHOUN HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM 'STEP BACK IN TIME' - Enjoy Photo Tour, Visit During Wood Festival
06/03/2015BOB BONAR IS 2015 WOOD FESTIVAL PARADE MARSHAL
05/29/2015UTILITIES REPAIR AND CLEAN-UP CONTINUES AFTER "MICRO-BURST" WEATHER EVENT
05/25/2015CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Memorial Day Will be Dogged by the War in Iraq
05/25/2015TEARS FLOW AT VIETNAM WALL - Traveling Memorial Came To Walnut Festival
05/20/2015 AUTHOR MARY ZIMMER WITH LOCAL TIES PUBLISHES BOOK ‘SCENIC WALKS & DEEP THOUGHTS’ - Looking At Everyday Life In New Ways
05/16/2015SWINGING BRIDGES WERE NOT FOR THE FAINT OF HEART
05/09/2015FIVE GENERATIONS OF OLETA CUNNINGHAM FAMILY MEET
05/01/2015EARL COMES HOME TO BETHLEHEM - Earl Hamilton 1960-2015
05/01/2015BILL HOWLEY WAS PEOPLE'S ADVOCATE
04/30/2015BILL DOWNS KILLS TURKEY, DIGS RAMPS AND CATCHES TROUT IN ONE DAY
04/29/2015THE LIFE OF EARL - Special Olympic Achiever, Eagle Scout And Community Servant
04/28/201583-YEAR-OLD GOLDIE RUSH KILLS BIG GOBBLER AT ORMA
04/27/2015FRIENDS REMEMBER ARTISAN SARAH HOTCHKISS - "Circle For The Planet, Circle For Each Soul"
04/26/2015CALHOUN MAN BILL HOWLEY, 62, DIES IN TRUCK CRASH - Howley Was The People's Advocate
04/23/2015 "MIKE STUMP DAY" DESIGNATED BY CALHOUN COMMISSION - Coach Ends Illustrious Wrestling Coach Career
04/15/2015BROADBAND DREAMS: 74% RURAL WEST VIRGINIANS LACK BROADBAND BENCHMARK ACCESS - Improvements Not In Sight
04/07/2015GLENVILLE MAN JEREMY WOLFE UP FOR INDICTMENT FOR MURDER OF BURNSVILLE WOMAN - Wolfe Arrested Hiding Out In Calhoun
04/06/2015KIDS DASH FOR 3,000 EGGS AND PRIZES SATURDAY - 21st Melissa Oshoway Memorial Easter Egg Hunt - And Note Of Thanks
04/03/2015CALHOUN 'REACHING FOR THE STARS' - Dark Skies Project Vision Presented
03/29/2015NOVEL BY WIRT COUNTY NATIVE - '$2,000 A Barrel'
03/26/2015THE HOPE OF SPRING - A Gloomy Calhoun Landscape
03/25/2015CALHOUN COACH MIKE STUMP RETIRES AFTER ILLUSTRIOUS CAREER
03/21/2015US 33 BLUE-GRAY HIGHWAY RECEIVING HISTORIC DESIGNATION
03/05/2015SPENCER AUTHOR MICHAEL TITUS DEAD AT 58 - "Further My Heart From Home"
03/03/2015WOMEN PLAY MINOR ROLE IN WV POLITICS - Calhoun Fares Well With Women In Key Roles
01/21/2015"IF I WON THE LOTTERY" - $315 Million Winner Jack Whittaker Says "I Wish I'd Torn That Ticket Up"
01/09/2015"MAY THE BIRD OF PARADISE FLY UP YOUR NOSE" - WV Native Little Jimmy Dickens Remembered In Nashville
01/05/2015SUNNY CAL POLYTICKS - Unbalanced, Slanted And Gritty
01/02/2015REMEMBERED: ONE-OF-A-KIND CALHOUN MOUNTAIN WOMAN
12/31/2014FAVORITE 2014 STORY: CALHOUN POOP-GATE - Hur Pollution Disaster Threatens Backwoods Environment, Calhoun Chronicle Breaks Story, NRP Take Immediate Action, Can You Still Poop In The Woods?
12/30/20142014 DOG HERO "FRED" COMES TO RESCUE: FIRE DESTROYS TAYLOR RESIDENCE ON YELLOW CREEK
12/29/2014CALHOUN KEMMNERS EARLY GERMAN IMMIGRANTS - Oldtimer John Joseph Kemmner Has Died At 93
12/29/2014HUR YOUTH DOWNS COYOTE CHASING DEER
12/20/2014ONE YEAR AGO: CALHOUN WOMAN SENTENCED TO 40-YEARS PRISON IN DEATH OF INFANT CHILD - Ashley Kreh Eligible For Parole After 10 Years, Ordie Rogers Enters Plea Agreement
12/18/2014GILMER HISTORIAN RON MILLER HAS PASSED AT 84
12/15/2014"WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA" CEREMONY REMEMBERED CALHOUN'S SOLDIERS - "We Honor Them"
12/15/2014GRANTSVILLE HAS A CHRISTMAS GLOW
12/12/2014BLACK BEAR KILLED NEAR FIVE FORKS
11/18/2014AUTHOR WITH LOCAL TIES PUBLISHES MEMOIR - "Hills Of Home" Recalls Life In Calhoun-Wirt County
11/08/2014WILLARD JONE'S HORSE "SHADOW" HAS DIED - "If There Ain't A Horse Heaven, There's Something Mighty Wrong"
11/04/20141910 PORK CURING RECIPE
11/03/2014GRANTSVILLE FULL OF SPOOKS AND GOBLINS
10/28/2014CALHOUN'S DARK SKIES - County Could Become Tourist Destination For Astronomers
10/27/2014MORE SPOOKS THAN YOU COULD SHAKE A WITCHES STICK AT - Arnoldsburg Halloween Bash
10/26/2014CALHOUN WOMAN FOUNDER OF MOUNTAIN STATE GHOST HUNTERS GROUP - "Spirit Grabbed My Leg"
10/24/2014JIM MCCORMICK RECEIVES LIONS INTERNATIONAL'S HIGHEST HONOR
10/20/2014MT. ZION UM CHURCH CELEBRATES 120 YEARS - "This Is A Glorious Day"
10/20/2014DEDICATED VOLUNTEER JIM BELL RECOGNIZED FOR LONG-TIME HISTORIC PRESERVATION
10/15/2014MT. ZION UM CHURCH HISTORY - Celebrating 120 Year Homecoming This Weekend
10/15/2014ETHEL RADER'S LIFE ALONG THE RIVER COMES TO AN END
09/29/201447TH ANNUAL MOLASSES FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK
09/27/2014DOWNS, DOWNS BIG ELK IN OREGON
09/26/2014VISIONING: REACHING FOR THE STARS - Calhoun's Stargazing Park Moving Ahead
09/26/2014FLASHBACK TEN YEARS: WV MOLASSES FESTIVAL
09/20/2014CALHOUN'S DARKNESS COULD BE WORTH A LOT OF MONEY
09/19/2014 HAROLD AND TERESA CARPENTER 47TH MOLASSES FEST PARADE MARSHALS
09/16/2014THOMAS HUSK SENTENCED TO SIX YEARS OVER CYRUS SHOOTING - Husk Plead To Voluntary Manslaughter In Death
09/15/2014'GREATEST GENERATION' REYNOLDS RETURNS TO SOD
09/08/2014CALHOUN'S JESSI COSGROVE BECOMES CERTIFIED STUNT PERFORMER - "A Girl On Fire"
09/04/2014 "DROOPY DRAWERS" THEFT SUSPECT INDICTED
09/03/2014ASTRONOMERS STARGAZE THE UNIVERSAL SKY AT CALHOUN PARK - Dark Skies Astronomy Center Development
08/29/2014TIRELESS HISTORIAN DAVID MCKAIN PASSES AT 80 - Author "Where It All Began"
08/29/2014FISHECTOMY FROM BASS MOUTH LEAVES GRATEFUL FISH AT CALHOUN PARK
08/23/201455TH ANNUAL MT. ZION "MELT IN YOUR MOUTH" OX ROAST TODAY - Ox Master David Weaver Asks For Volunteers
08/23/2014"THE SKY'S THE LIMIT" - Calhoun's Civil Air Patrol Offers Boundless Opportunity
08/23/2014ONE-ROOM TEACHER MAE WEAVER JENNINGS DIES AT 96 - "A Woman Of Courage"
08/19/2014THREE YEARS AGO: VIRGINIA QUAKE RIPPLES ACROSS AREA WITH SHOCK EFFECTS - Calhoun Residents Report Feeling The Tremors
08/19/2014THREE YEARS AGO: CALHOUN RESIDENTS FEEL EARTHQUAKE TREMORS - Last Big Virginia Quake Was In 1897
08/13/2014BIG OLE RATTLER KILLED ON LEADING CREEK
07/31/2014GLENNA QUEEN CELEBRATES 105 GLORIOUS YEARS - Gov. Tomblin Sends Congratulations
07/29/2014WWII "GREATEST GENERATION" SSG TUCKER RETURNS TO CALHOUN SOD - Afforded Military Rites
07/21/2014CALHOUN'S JED PURDY: "Jaded Nation In Noisy Denial"
07/19/2014JACKIE'S REMAINS RETURNED TO THE HUSK BACKWOODS - "She Gave The Best Hugs Ever"
07/15/2014FUNERAL SET FOR FORMER CALHOUN COACH AND TEACHER DON WEAVER (1931-2014)
07/08/2014IN MEMORY - Calhoun High School Alumni 2013-14
07/07/2014EDUCATOR DON MCCARTNEY MAKING REMARKABLE RECOVERY - Attends 27th CCHS Alumni Reunion
07/05/2014CCHS ALUMNI GATHERING ATTRACTS OVER 300 - "Went Into The World And Did Well"
06/23/2014THE FIFTIETH CHS CLASS REUNION OF 1928 - Photo From 1978
06/23/2014$2.6 MILLION POT GROWING CASE BACK IN CALHOUN CIRCUIT COURT
06/21/2014 GOODRICH PLANT MANAGERS REUNITE AT ANNUL GET-TOGETHER
06/16/20141895: A BLOODY SCENE ON ROAD RUN - Neighbors March To Shoot Robber
06/09/2014WILLARD JONE'S "SHADOW" APPEARS IN WOOD FEST PARADE - 34-Year-Old Horse Recalls Jones' Life and Times
06/09/2014WOODFEST 2014 - Makin' Music With My Friends
06/09/201452ND WOOD FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK - Faces And Street Scenes
06/09/2014WOOD FEST MUD BOGGERS DIRT FLYIN' DAY - Miss Wood Festival Tries Boggin' Skill
06/07/2014LORETTA STEVENS GRAND PARADE MARSHAL 52ND WOOD FEST - "Family, Friends And Neighbors"
06/06/2014WOODFEST FLASHBACK 2004: HEADHUNTERS DRAW HUGE CROWD - Clappin' And Cheerin' For Popular Band
06/06/2014WOOD FESTIVAL HONORS JACKIE ROBINSON WITH 'SPIRIT AWARD'
06/06/2014WOODFEST FLASHBACK 2004: WOOD FESTIVAL ROYALTY 2004
06/06/2014WOODFEST FLASHBACK 2004: 42ND ANNUAL WOOD FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK - A Final Look
06/06/2014WOODFEST FLASHBACK 2004: HIGH-ENERGY HEARTWOOD STREET PERFORMANCE - A Salute To Calhoun County
06/06/2014WOODFEST FLASHBACK 2004: 42ND WOOD FESTIVAL OPENS - A Night Without Rain
06/04/2014CALHOUN CREW HAD SUCCESSFUL FISHING TRIP ON LAKE ERIE
06/03/2014JIM BELL STILL VOLUNTEERING AT 87 - "Volunteers Are Really Dwindling"
05/30/2014BUCHANAN FALLS SHORT OF BEING WV'S CHAMPION LIAR - Creston Man Continues To Work On "Lying" Skills
05/29/2014IT'S OFFICIAL: CALHOUN STUDENTS BREAK GUINNESS WORLD RECORD - Most Plastic Bags Used In A Sculpture
05/27/2014 DRIVE-INS CHALLENGED BY 21ST CENTURY TECHNOLOGY - Trip Down Mt. Zion Drive-Ins Memory Lane
05/13/2014WIRT CHILDREN "BRAINWASHED, LIVING A LIE" - Children Never Enrolled In School, Father, Sons Charged With Incest, Crabtree Used "Constitutional Rights"
04/29/2014SOME FINE TURKEY HARVESTED IN CALHOUN - Turkey Kill Declines Since 2001
04/22/2014ARNOLDSBURG ELEMENTARY SAVE-THE-CHILDREN PROGRAM RECEIVES FREE SNEAKERS FOR CALHOUN KIDS - 5,000 Books Donated
04/21/2014 KIDS GALORE FOR 20TH MELISSA OSHOWAY MEMORIAL EASTER EGG HUNT
04/15/2014HUSK MURDER CASE ENDS WITH HUNG JURY - Judge Nibert Declares Mistrial, Case Will Be Re-Tried
04/07/2014WIRT MAN STARRING IN "MOUNTAIN MONSTERS" - Jake "Buck" Lowe Looks For Creatures That Scream, Roar, Howl, Grunt And Kill
04/02/2014FORMER CALHOUN MAN EMBARKING ON 2,600 MILE WALKING JOURNEY - Weaver Seeking Support For Veterans Groups
03/26/2014CALHOUN'S NEW $1.3 MILLION DHHR OFFICE "STATE-OF-THE-ART" - Parking For 60 Vehicles
03/25/2014 STURMS FAMILY HAS FIVE GENERATION GATHERING
03/24/2014SUTTON SIGHTING STIRS UFO FOLLOWERS
03/03/2014FLASHBACK 1953: FIVE GENERATIONS CALHOUN-CONNECTED GAINER FAMILY
02/21/2014EARLY CALHOUN PHONE COMPANIES - Independent Operations Covered Most Of County By 1900
02/19/2014 VANCAMP HOMESTEAD DESTROYED BY FIRE ON SLAB FORK
02/15/2014OLD TIME PARKERSBURG MADAM REMEMBERED - Mabel Mackey Spead "Love"
02/14/2014FROM PLEASANT HILL WITH LOVE
02/11/2014CALHOUN'S "TURTLE MAN" APPEARING IN TV REALITY SHOW - "Mountain Monsters" Seeking Kentucky Monster
02/11/2014THE PASSING OF THE BACKHOUSE - By James Whitcomb Riley With Special Sketch
01/30/2014THIS LITTLE PIGGY STAYED HOME
01/28/2014FORMER CALHOUN WOMAN CONNECTED TO HISTORIC FAMILIES HAS PASSED - Mary Louise Powell Hays, 80
01/27/2014RAINBOW ICE ON JACKSON HILL
01/17/2014BALD EAGLE SPOTTED ALONG RT. 7 - Eagles Seen More Frequently
01/14/201451 YEARS AGO: BRUTAL CALHOUN MURDER STILL BRINGS CHILLS - Irene Wilson Stabbed Over 50 Times In 1963
01/08/2014SUNSET ALONG WEST FORK
01/02/2014TOP CALHOUN NEWS STORIES FOR 2013 - Disappointments, Challenges, Improvements
12/28/2013UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection 1905-1918 (No.14)
12/24/2013 MINIATURE CHRISTMAS VILLAGE FEATURES HUNDREDS OF STRUCTURES AND CHARACTERS - "Kids Love It," Visitors Welcome
12/20/2013CALHOUN HISTORIAN ANN NEWELL PASSES - 'Enriched And Enlightened Life'
12/16/2013OPAL HOUCHIN JETT PASSES AT 101
12/16/2013GRANTSVILLE'S CHRISTMAS PARADE USHERS HOLIDAY SEASON - A Visit From St. Nick
12/15/2013 THE DREAM UNFOLDS - New $8.8 Million Arnoldsburg School Dedicated
12/12/2013HAZEL WALLBROWN BRANNON SUCCUMBS AT ARNOLDSBURG - Just Two Days Short Of 103
12/03/2013JIM SULLIVAN'S BRILLIANT SINGING CHRISTMAS TREE ON COURTHOUSE LAWN - Performances Scheduled
11/30/2013A CHRISTMAS GIFT: FORMER MUNDAY, WIRT CO. WOMAN POETRY BOOK - 'Resiliency' Captures Essence Of Community
11/13/2013BUCKET BRIGADE SAVES MOBILE HOME ON ANNAMORIAH CREEK
11/11/2013"DARK SKY PARK" STARGAZING/ASTRONOMY DEVELOPMENT COULD COME TO CALHOUN - Calhoun's Night Sky "Will Take Your Breath Away"
11/01/2013FLASHBACK SUPER STORM SANDY: BULLET MISSED CALHOUN - 103 Without Power Friday, Some Counties Have 90% Outage, Residents Still Stranded
10/28/2013CAR ENTHUSIASTS ATTENDS SIMERS' 3RD ANNUAL FISH FRY
10/28/2013CALHOUN CONNECTED MAN RECOGNIZED FOR KEY WEST CREATION
10/28/2013SPOOKS AND GOBLINS HAUNT COUNTY
10/24/2013JOE MILLER'S "LOVE LIKE THAT" TUGS HEARTSTRINGS - Calhoun Songwriter's Tune Recorded
10/11/2013CALHOUN'S LESLIE GARRETT 59TH BLACK WALNUT FESTIVAL QUEEN
10/05/2013RIVER'S OLDEST BUILDING WILL BE TOURED - Pioneer Days: Elizabeth's Little Kanawha Hotel
10/04/2013HOUCHIN REIGNING OVER FOREST FESTIVAL - Berdine Selected As Flower Girl
10/02/2013SAY GOODBYE TO THE WHITE ASH TREE - Death Knell By Ash Borer
09/30/2013PHOTO SCRAPBOOK: 46TH WV MOLASSES FESTIVAL
09/28/2013PHOTO ALBUM: BIG DAY AT 46TH MOLASSES FESTIVAL AT ARNOLDSBURG - Today's Events Parade, Chicken Barbecue, Livestock Show, Entertainment
09/23/2013CALHOUN'S ASHLEY HOUCHIN WILL REIGN OVER 77TH FOREST FESTIVAL - Fest Starts Saturday
09/17/2013GUNFIRE, CANNON BLASTS, BATTLE AND BODIES - Civil War Reenactment During Calhoun Days
08/30/2013THE STEMPLES COME TO CALHOUN
08/28/2013ARNOLD HAS WEIGH-IN FOR GIANT MILLSTONE MELLON
08/27/201354TH MT. ZION OX ROAST SCRUMPTIOUS EVENT
08/24/2013 THERE AIN'T NOTHIN' LIKE SOME YELLER' MATERS
08/08/2013CALHOUN'S DUANE POLING PRESENTED 'WV VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR'
08/06/2013WHYTSELL GATHERING ON THE FORK - "Come Home, It's Suppertime"
08/05/2013DR. JOE CAIN RECEIVES CENTURY FARM AWARD - Man Of The Land
08/03/2013SMITH COTTRELL - Arnoldsburg Mountain Man (1877-1976). "Barefoot In Snow Chopping Wood"
07/27/2013UNKNOWN CALHOUN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection From 1905-1918 (No. 2)
07/16/2013FORMER WV RADIO BROADCASTER-MUSICIAN HAS DIED AT 80 - Dale Brooks 1933-2013
07/15/2013WV CIVIL WAR HISTORIAN PUBLISHES NEW BOOK - Incidents of Morgan’s Raid With An Account Of Stovepipe Johnson’s Retreat
07/13/2013IN MEMORY - Calhoun High Alumni Who Passed, Remembered During Alumni Day
07/11/2013STILL CONNECTED AFTER ALL THESE YEARS - CHS Class 1958 Has 55th Reunion, A Photo Flashback
07/09/2013ALUMNI RECALL 'AURA OF CALHOUN HIGH' - Propst Reports On Academic Improvements, "Now The Senior Class Of The AARP"
07/09/2013"GRAND" ARNOLDSBURG WOMAN GLENNA FLEMING HAS PASSED AT 90
07/06/2013REMEMBERING ILA GREY SNIDER - Alumni Honored Her Dedication, Alumni Event Saturday
07/06/2013ALUMNI GATHERING ABOUT OLE 'HOUNER HIGH' - Before Texting, Twittering, Face-Booking, 500 TV Channels
07/05/201377 YEARS AGO EILEEN HAMILTON GRADUATED FROM CALHOUN HIGH
07/01/2013BIG BEND'S JOE CAIN 2013 WV FARMING HERITAGE AWARD - Four Generation Family Farming
07/01/2013WHITE PINE MAN'S 'HEARTFELT TRIBUTE' - Tractor-Trailer Takes Yoak To Cemetery
06/29/2013NEWLY ELECTED GRANTSVILLE OFFICIALS SWORN-IN FOR TWO YEAR TERM
06/24/2013CALHOUNERS BRING MOUNTAIN MUSIC TO FOLK FESTIVAL
06/22/2013VFW POST 5959 HONORS PAUL WHYTSELL FOR SERVICE
06/21/2013ANN MCCARTNEY 2013 CALHOUN BELLE - WV Folk Festival
06/20/2013WEST VIRGINIA'S 150TH BIRTHDAY - Ramblings
06/11/2013"A GATHERING TO REMEMBER" 51ST CALHOUN COUNTY WOOD FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK
06/11/2013UPDATE: WOOD FEST'S GRAND PARADE 2013
06/10/2013MUD WAS A'FLYIN AT WOOD FEST - Ultimate Red Neck Event Draws Crowd
06/08/2013FLASHBACK: FIFTY YEAR TIME CAPSULE BURIED IN 2003 - Opening Scheduled For 2053
06/07/2013CHELSEA HICKS CROWNED QUEEN FLORA LI - Hall And Arnold Runners-Up
06/07/2013 RICK AND ARLENE SAMPSON NAMED WOOD FESTIVAL GRAND PARADE MARSHALS
06/07/2013BAILIE CAIN SELECTED MISS WOOD FESTIVAL 2013
06/03/2013RICHARDSON BUILT BY SWEAT AND TEARS - Cemetery Recalls Tragic Deaths
05/29/2013HELEN HAMILTON IS LEAVING - Last Of Historic Family In Calhoun, "It's Been A Great Place To Live"
05/24/2013FLASHBACK 10 YEARS: 79TH CHS COMMENCEMENT DRAWS HUGE CROWD - Eighty-Eight Graduates Face Their Future
05/24/2013FLASHBACK 10 YEARS: NO SUSPECTS IN DOUBLE SHOOTING - State Police Say Neighbors Reported Shooting, Discovered Bodies
05/23/2013CALHOUN NO. 1 FOR STARGAZING - Maps Prove It, "It Took My Breath Away"
05/23/2013BEAR FORK HUNTERS CAPTURE ELK IN 1914 - Belgian Fox Rare Specimen
05/20/2013MINNORA MISSION HAS HELPED SOUTHERN CALHOUN SINCE 1962
05/18/2013FLASHBACK 2002: SENATOR BYRD DELIVERS SPEECH TO THREE PICKENS GRADUATES - "Small Is Not Only Better, It Is Best"
05/14/2013DENMARK SENTENCED TO 25-YEARS IN DEATH OF DAVID BEACH
05/13/2013VON YOAK "STILL SWINGIN' AT 90" - A Birthday Celebration
05/09/2013STUMP HOTEL HISTORIC GRANTSVILLE STRUCTURE - Spavy And Aunt Nettie Town Characters
05/05/2013AROUND THE BEND: Making A Mountain Out Of A Molehill
05/04/2013LK BUS FACILITY DEDICATED AT MT. ZION - "Little Bus With Big Service"
05/02/2013HELMICK BAGS 20 LB. GOBBLER
04/27/2013WEST FORK SR. CENTER LIVELY PLACE - The Yokums Come To Town
04/24/2013RECORD NUMBERS USING CALHOUN FOOD PANTRY - Families Face High Food, Gasoline Prices, Joblessness
04/17/2013LILLIAN BLAND CELEBRATES 93RD BIRTHDAY - "I've Seen A Lot Of Changes"
04/11/2013THIS OLE BRIDGE - Crazy Curve Nicut Structure Crumbling
04/06/2013CALHOUN'S PARK RICHARDS WAS LAST SHERIFF SHOT TO DEATH IN 1976 - Funeral Services Sunday For Mingo Sheriff
04/06/2013JESSICA LYNCH, IRAQ WAR SURVIVOR - Ten Years Later
04/01/2013KIDS FLOCK TO ARNOLDSBURG COMMUNITY EGG HUNT - Easter Bunny Pays Visit
03/26/2013CALHOUNER PEARL KING HITS CENTURY MARK - Survivor Of Great Depression, 'We Paid $1 Rent'
03/18/2013CALHOUNER PEARL KING STRIKING 100 - "I Learned Principles And Values," Send Her A Card
03/18/2013OLE LOG CABIN WARMED MANY FAMILIES - Historic 1800s House Will Be Sold
03/13/2013REV. CARL MARKS 'OLD TIME PREACHER MAN' - Preachin' 59 Years, Goin' Strong
02/16/2013PEDESTAL CALHOUN TEACHER DON MCCARTNEY - 'Students Like To Be Challenged And Inspired'
02/07/2013CALHOUN WOMAN RETURNS TO NATIVE SOD - 97-Year-Old Azelle Witte Arnold
01/28/2013“I'M 101” - Opal Jett Celebrates Birthday On Spring Run
01/09/2013WELL-KNOWN CALHOUN MAIL CARRIER HAS DIED - Oda Carpenter (1914-2012)
01/08/2013ENDING 33 YEAR TOUR OF DUTY - Sheriff Allen Parsons Goes "10-42"
01/02/2013CALHOUN AMONG WV'S MOST FORESTED COUNTIES - Forest Industry Hits The Pits In 2012
01/02/2013HUR HERALD TOP NEWS STORIES OF 2012
12/22/2012 HUNTER KILLS HUGE 500 POUND BEAR IN RITCHIE CO.
12/13/2012HELP IS ON THE WAY - Outsourced By The Global Market
12/08/2012PIONEER FAMILY DESCENDENT VERE BRANNON HAS DIED
12/04/201223-POINT BUCK KILLED IN OHIO BY MILLSTONE MAN
11/26/2012CALHOUN TEEN SUFFERING FROM RARE DISEASE - "Every Day A Challenge"
11/17/2012HERALD STORY ON JOHN BOY AND BILLY: CHRISTOPHER'S REAL TOUCHDOWN - Something Of Greater Value In Calhoun Sports
11/17/2012BINGMAN FIRST SOCIAL SECURITY RECIPIENT IN WIRT COUNTY
11/16/2012 NEW $8.8 MIL ARNOLDSBURG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
11/12/2012MARCELLUS DRILLING UNDERWAY AT NORMANTOWN - First 'Official' Project In This Region
11/08/2012CALHOUN'S POLING REUNITES WITH FORMER WVU MOUNTAINEERS
11/03/2012BEAR FORK BEAR WANTS A LITTLE FOOD - Coyote Killed In Gilmer
11/02/2012WIANT & BARR DEPARTMENT STORE HAD 50 YEAR RUN - Grantsville Had Lots Of Department Stores
10/19/2012LESTER MCCUMBERS - A Calhoun Treasure, Life Close To The Earth
10/18/2012THIS OLE HOUSE - Clinging To The Air On Henry's Fork
10/16/2012THIS OLE HOUSE - Arnoldsburg Bungalow Aged, Gray, Worn
10/12/2012WHITE PINE 'OLD SCHOOL' REUNION RECALLS SIMPLER TIMES
10/06/2012CALHOUN WOMAN'S COMPLAINT OVER MILLIONS CHARGED ELECTRIC RATEPAYERS REACHES FEDERAL COMMISSION - 'Huge Victory For Regular People,' Says Ali Haverty
10/03/2012CHARLEY BOOHER QUIETLY "CRASHES" AT 98 - Wanderlust On Bikes, Planes And Automobiles
10/03/2012BRAXTON MONSTER TURNS 60 - Alien Tale Lives On, Gray Barker Remembered
10/01/201245TH MOLASSES FEST PARADE UNDER SUNNY SKIES
10/01/20122012 MOLASSES FEST SCRAPBOOK
09/29/2012PEARL MCCUMBERS CELEBRATES 93RD AT MOLASSES FESTIVAL - Music Makin' Son Joins Event
09/28/2012QUILT MAKING ALIVE AND WELL - Quilts On Display At Molasses Fest
09/20/2012CELEBRATING LARRY GIBSON - The Life And Legacy Of The Keeper Of The Mountains
09/10/2012 CALHOUN DAYS 'PONY PULL' DRAWS PARTICIPANTS
09/08/2012FIVE CALHOUN CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS BRINGING IMPROVEMENT
09/01/2012ARCHITECT'S DRAWING NEW ARNOLDSBURG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
08/29/2012UPDATED: TROOPER MARSHALL BAILEY FONDLY REMEMBERED - Former Calhoun Trooper Eric Workman On Life Support, Roane Deputy Expected To Recover, Details Of Incident Given
08/22/201292-YEAR-OLD WWII SOLDIERS CONNECT - Calhouner Paul Fleming Gets Call From Comrade
08/20/2012UFO DOGFIGHT ENDED IN FLATWOODS
08/20/2012A FASCINATING NON-CALHOUN UFO SIGHTING - It Wasn't 'One Of Ours'
08/10/2012FRONTIER LIFE IN SUNNY CALHOUN
08/10/2012 SILVER GIRL JACKIE TURNS 80 - 'Where Did They Go, All Those Years'
08/09/20121898:TWO CALHOUN FARMERS HAVE NIGHT OUT IN PARKERSBURG
08/07/2012A WEST FORK VALLEY HOMECOMING - People Of Place Return For Renewal
07/31/2012POWER FAILURES: GOING SOLAR IN ROANE COUNTY - Living Off The Grid
07/30/2012GILMER COUNTY 'DANDY' CELEBRATES 103 YEARS - Glenna Queen Excited About Party
07/18/2012BIG OLE BEAR GALLOPS DOWN WALKER ROAD
07/16/2012KIDS HAVE GREAT TIME SPLASHIN' AND SLIDIN' - Brooksville Baptist Community Day
07/07/2012LAMENT OF THE POOR - Saving Ole 'Houner High'
06/29/2012GRANTSVILLE'S MODERN BRIDGE IN 1911 - "A County As Great And Wealthy As Ours Cannot Afford One Bridge"
06/29/2012THE RARE, DESTRUCTIVE DERECHO STORM OF 2012 - 'Fighters And Survivors'
06/29/2012FLASHBACK: 2012 DERECHO STORM DOWNS TREES, CRUSHES STRUCTURES AND PLAYS HAVOC WITH ELECTRIC/PHONE SERVICE
06/26/2012JUDE BINDER PERFORMS AT CHARLESTON “FESTIVALL”
06/22/2012SOUTH GRANTSVILLE ON A MUGGY SUMMER DAY
06/12/2012GRANTSVILLE INDIANS LITTLE LEAGUE CHAMPS - 'Take Me Out To The Ballgame'
06/09/2012IVY VON AND FREDA YOAK CELEBRATE 70 YEARS - 'The Depression Was My Greatest Teacher...Loving Each Other'
06/09/2012FIERY BLAST BREAKS DARKNESS AT CALHOUN PARK
06/07/2012JUDGE WHITED 'WALKS IN SUNSHINE' AFTER NEAR FATAL ACCIDENT
06/06/201250TH CALHOUN COUNTY WOOD FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK - Part One
06/06/20122012 50TH WOOD FESTIVAL - Grand Parade Day
06/06/201250TH CALHOUN COUNTY WOOD FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK - Part Two
06/02/2012 50TH ANNIVERSARY QUEEN FLORA L CHELSEA JONES - Fifty Years Of Queen Floras
05/27/2012'NEVER FORGET THEIR SACRIFICE' - A Calhoun Memorial Service
05/26/2012GOODYEAR BLIMP PASSES THROUGH AREA - 'Spirit Of Goodyear'
05/25/2012FLASHBACK: MEMORIAL HELD FOR ONE-OF-A-KIND CALHOUN SPIRIT - Emma Parsons Metz 1923-2009
05/17/2012THE MAN OF MANY VERSES TURNS 80 - Calhoun Poet Clings To His Roots
05/12/2012THE STONE WALLS OF ARNOLDSBURG - Depression Era Works Holding Forth
04/30/2012MCBRIDE BAGS 20 LB. GOBBLER
04/30/2012WHITED NEW CEO AT MINNIE HAMILTON HEALTH SYSTEM - Dr. Lindauer Will Continue As Consultant
04/25/2012 MAE FALLS DEPARTS CALHOUN LANDSCAPE - Six Generations Of Mountain Music
04/20/2012FORMER CALHOUNER DICK STURM ENDS ILLUSTRIOUS COACHING CAREER
04/20/2012CALHOUN HAS POPULATION INCREASE - Most Regional Counties Declining, WV Only State With More Deaths Than Births
04/14/2012CALHOUN NATIVE RECEIVES GSC'S ANNUAL PETE AND BETSY AWARD - Cheryl Fleming McKinney's Lifetime Committment
04/13/2012DASHING FOR EGGS AND PRIZES - 18th Annual Oshoway Easter Egg Hunt Winners & Supporters Announced
04/11/2012GRANDMOTHERS CELEBRATE 90-PLUS BIRTHDAYS - A Special Story Of Friendship
04/08/2012GRANTSVILLE CHURCH RE-ENACTS CRUCIFIXION OF CHRIST
03/30/2012LEGENDARY PICKER EARL SCRUGGS HAS DIED - Flatt And Scruggs Gave Live Performances In Calhoun
03/30/2012GEORGE (ROSS) HAYS DIES AT 100 - Descendant Of Famous Calhoun Family
03/20/2012CAIN CHAPEL LATEST ADDITION TO HERITAGE VILLAGE
01/30/2012GRANTSVILLE NATIVE VIRDEN IN NAT-GEO DOCUMENTARY TONIGHT - 'Inside the NSA: America's Cyber Secrets'
01/20/2012CALHOUN NATIVE ROSS HAYS STRIKING 100 - Descendant Of Famous Calhoun Family
01/20/2012'WE NEVER WENT HUNGRY' - Opal Houchin Jett Hits 100
01/16/2012DARKEY FORK TO RACCOON RUN - A Tribute To The Blacks Of Calhoun County: Part Two
01/16/2012DARKEY FORK TO RACCOON RUN - A Tribute To The Blacks Of Calhoun County: Part One
01/16/2012RACCOON RUN BLACK COMMUNITY ONCE FLOURISH IN CALHOUN - Community Remembered By Treacy Jane Stump In 1969
01/14/2012MELVIN COTTRELL TREASURED MOUNTAIN TRADITIONS - Memorial Service Sunday
01/13/2012SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW - Pot Of Gold Near Hur
01/09/2012DR. CHARLES ALBERT STUMP 'OLD SCHOOL' PHYSICIAN - 1927-2011
01/03/2012WELL-REMEMBERED CALHOUN COACH MCPHAIL DIES SUDDENLY
12/20/2011CALHOUN'S JED PURDY - Duke Professor Still Theorizing
12/02/2011UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection 1905-1918 (No.17)
11/16/2011CALHOUN MAN 'TUNES UP' FOR FAMOUS MUSIC MAKERS - Richards "Simple County Boy" Whose Mastered Craft
11/10/2011OLD NEWS: The Village Of Richardson: Child Killed By Rats, Knifin's And A Worthless Wag
10/25/2011SPENCER WRITER'S NEW BOOK "THE GIRL WHO READ TO BIRDS" - Michael Titus' Illustrated Fantasy Novel
10/01/2011BLACK BEAR ENJOYING CORN STORED IN GARAGE
09/28/2011ELIZABETH'S BEAUCHAMP-NEWMAN MUSEUM AN EYE-OPENER - Early 19th Century Little Kanawha Life
09/26/2011GRANTSVILLE WOMAN RIDES A CAMEL TO CELEBRATE 85TH BIRTHDAY
09/23/2011LITTLE ORMA CHURCH ON THE HILL SURVIVES - Nears 200 Year Anniversary In 2012
08/10/2011WHYTSELL'S WEST FORK VALLEY HOME
08/08/2011LOOKIN' FOR A HAYSTACK? - Calhouner's Makin' Hay While Sun Shines
08/01/2011MAJOR CARLTON "BUCK" WEAVER PASSES AT 90 - Treasured Calhoun Roots
07/30/2011ALBINO CATFISH PULLED FROM FARM POND
07/30/2011CALHOUN NATIVE FULKS BOOK SIGNING AT CALHOUN LIBRARY - "Town Of Dalton" Novel
07/28/2011CALHOUN HAS WILDLIFE APLENTY - Charlie McKown's Varmints
07/11/2011“GOOB” FITZWATER RECALLS TRAGIC ACCIDENT TEN YEARS AGO - Courage Overcoming Adversity
06/23/2011CALHOUN WOMEN FROM "GREATEST GENERATION" - A Few Are Still With Us, Can We Honor Them For A Moment?
06/17/2011DELORENZO NAMED 2011 CALHOUN BELLE
06/14/2011 JOHN DALE CYRUS VICTIM OF CALHOUN SHOOTING - Complaint Describes Encounter, Husk Charged With 2nd Degree Murder
06/14/2011CALHOUN WOMAN GETS HER DOUBLE ZEROS - Ruby Husk Craddock Turns 100
06/10/2011MT. ZION DRIVE-IN IS 'HAPPY MEMORY' PLACE - Drive-In Opens Friday
06/09/2011UPDATE: CALHOUN MAN MURDERED AFTER CHASE TO DEAD-END HOLLOW - Husk Charged With 2nd Degree Murder
06/07/20112011 49TH WOOD FESTIVAL PARADE SCRAPBOOK
06/04/2011QUEEN FLORA, MISS WOOD FESTIVAL CROWNED - 49th Festival Royalty Recognized
06/01/2011PEREGRINE'S GHOST - His Presence Lingers Over Calhoun Since 1840
04/25/2011A SURE SIGN OF SPRING - Mother Killdeer Nests In Minnora Driveway
04/04/2011CALHOUNER LESTER CHANNELL WINS NATIONAL ARCHERY TITLE
03/21/2011SUPER MOON VISIBLE IN CALHOUN SKY
03/21/2011150 YEARS AGO - Boom Towns Appeared In WV
03/12/2011BLANDS VISIT DREXEL ICE MEMORIAL IN ARIZONA
02/21/2011BYRNADEEN SLIDES PAST 90 - Celebration Displays 50 Quilts
02/18/2011BYRNADEEN STILL PLAYING PIANO AT 90 - “Goin' To Get My Driver's License Renewed ...”
02/11/2011CALHOUN WOMAN KNOWN FOR FAMOUS POEM HAS DIED - Rozetta Stutler Thompson (1928-2011)
02/01/2011FORMER CALHOUN PHYSICIAN DR. JOSEPH VAZQUEZ HAS DIED
01/31/2011CALHOUN'S NEIL GRAHAME AMONG BEST NEWSPAPER CARTOONISTS
01/24/2011'IZZY' FAN OF HUR HERALD
01/19/2011OFFICIAL 2010 GRANTSVILLE PHOTOGRAPH
01/17/2011CAIN'S OLD-TIME CATTLE DRIVE RECALLS EARLIER TIMES
01/17/2011CALHOUN RADIO DAZE - Calhoun Almost Got A Radio Station Twice, Settled For Illegal Broadcasts At Hur
01/10/2011HOME SCHOOLING IN SOUTHERN CALHOUN COUNTY
01/08/2011CHLOE YOUTH TRAPS 20 LB. BEAVER
01/05/2011DEPUTY KAHN HAS DIED - Calhoun's Police Dog Was 'A Partner And Friend'
01/01/2011MEMORABLE NEW YEARS EVENT: NICHOLSON CHARGED WITH 11 OFFENSES FOLLOWING SIX VEHICLE CRASH - During Chase "Never Hit His Brakes," Reaching 95 MPH
12/20/2010ROANE WOMAN ARRESTED FOR WEARING PANTS IN 1923
12/11/2010230 POUND BLACK BEAR KILLED ON CRUMMIES
11/29/2010RETIRED CALHOUN PHYSICIAN JUANITO AYA-AY DIES AT 68
11/20/2010DOUBLE RAINBOW IS AWESOME SIGHT IN VILLAGE OF HUR
11/20/2010RUSH GETS 30 YEARS FOR DOUBLE MURDER - “Rush Has Withheld Truth,” Risk To Re-Offend
11/06/2010DAVID BARR HATHAWAY RETURNS TO CALHOUN SOD
10/25/2010HARDSHIPS OF CALHOUN IN CIVIL WAR 150 YEARS AGO - Historical Societies "Legend And Lore" Brings It To Life
10/23/2010FINAL PRESENTATION SUNDAY: LEGENDS AND LORE DRAMA - A CALHOUN VILLAGE DURING CIVIL WAR - Calhoun Park At 2
10/04/20102010:CALHOUN HIGH ROYALTY HONORED AT HOMECOMING CEREMONY
10/04/20102010 CALHOUN HIGH HOMECOMING SCRAPBOOK
09/28/2010CHASIN' VARMINTS AT MOLASSES FEST - Kids Have A Hoot
09/25/2010 2010 43RD ANNUAL WV MOLASSES FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK
09/23/2010“GOOD 'LASSES, GOOD FOOD, GOOD PEOPLE” - 43rd Molasses Fest Starts Today
09/22/2010THEY'RE ALREADY MAKIN' 'LASSES AT ARNOLDSBURG
09/17/2010STILL LOOKING: VILLAGE OF "LOUGH" - Unmarked And Barely Remembered
09/17/2010THE LAST COUNTRY STORE - Chloe Emporium Stacked High
09/15/2010SCRAPBOOK: CALHOUN DAYS - Reflecting On County's Past
09/13/2010ENON CHURCH CELEBRATES 115 YEAR HISTORY - Homecoming Reunites Members
09/12/20102010: SYCAMORE BATTLE HIGHLIGHT OF CALHOUN DAYS
09/11/2010REBS AND YANKS FIRE CANNONS THROUGH DARKNESS OF COUNTY PARK
08/06/2010ORMA FARMER STILL USES ANTIQUE GRADER
08/04/2010THE WHYTSELL REUNION - A Simple But Generous Gift
07/29/2010LITTLE CREEK WOMAN AUTHORS CHILDREN'S BOOK - Kathleen Hall's “Marland’s Mysterious Mazes”
07/24/2010UNKNOWN CALHOUN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection 1905-1918 (No. 18)
07/12/2010GAINER RECOGNIZED FOR FINELY CRAFTED SEGMENTED BOWLS - “This Has Been A Big Reward”
07/12/2010HERITAGE VILLAGE WORTH A SUMMER VISIT - Recalling Calhoun's Early Days
07/09/2010HERR RESTORES HISTORIC ARNOLD LOG HOUSE - “Best Thing, I Like My Neighbors”
07/09/2010MASTER MATH TEACHER PAUL STALNAKER REMEMBERED - Davis Eulogy Recalls “Geritol”
07/06/2010PREACHER CARL MARKS DELIVERS GOSPEL IN SUGAR CREEK OH
06/16/2010THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JACK HARDWAY - Wild Man Legend
06/07/201077-YEAR-OLD BIG BEND MAN CROWD PLEASER AT MUD BOG
06/01/2010REMEMBERING CALHOUN SOLDIERS - Sturm Cemetery Gets A Flag
05/27/2010DAVID BARR HATHAWAY COMES HOME - 'Oh Earth, You're Too Wonderful For The Living'
05/27/2010A FINAL SALUTE - Gale Tanner 1930-2010
05/19/2010HAUGHT RECALLS CALHOUN GRIST MILLS
05/18/2010CHLOE COUPLE HAVE RARE FLOWER - Dracunclus Vulgaris “Just Sprung Up”
05/17/2010THE COUNTRY LIFE - Chet Dowell's Photos In New Book
05/15/2010HAZEL BRANNON IS LIVING TO BE 100 - Descendant Of Beech's Wallbrown Family
05/12/2010LONG-FORGOTTEN BLACK FAMILY RESTS ON MULBERRY RIDGE
05/12/2010LATE BREAKING NEWS FROM FREED
05/10/2010FADING RECOLLECTIONS OF ONE-ROOM SCHOOLS - Snake Root To Upper Rush
05/05/2010RESSURECTED NEWS 1897 - Calhoun Ghost Tale, Butter 8 Cents At Wiatt And Barr, Grantsville Had Three Hotels
05/05/2010"WE LIVE IN A WASTEFUL WORLD" SAYS CHARLIE BLAIR
04/19/2010CIVIL WAR REENACTORS HOLD CAMP AT CALHOUN PARK
04/05/2010MOON OVER ANNAMORIAH
04/02/2010BIG MUSKY LANDED IN LK RIVER
03/13/2010SHOOTING SCRAPE AT MT. ZION IN 1914 - Bullet Passed Through Boggs' Hat
03/09/2010LESTER LIVES HIS DREAM - McCumbers Fiddles On Grand Ole Opry Stage
03/02/2010REMEMBERING: CALHOUN MUSIC ICON LINDA MCCUMBERS
01/16/2010DONALD "DUCK" STEVENS PASSES - Quietly And Dutifully He Showed Up
01/10/2010OLD CALHOUN PHOTO USED IN BOULDER NEWSPAPER AD
12/16/2009HEARTWOOD'S NIGHT OF WONDERMENT - Recognizing The Artist In Everyone
11/21/2009COYOTE REPORT - 40 Pound Critter Caught On Leading Creek
11/20/2009HEALTHY BOBCAT CAUGHT BY GAME-CAM
11/12/2009WEST FORK GAL EMMA DEEL TURNS 90 - Recalls Father's Brush With Shooter
11/09/2009CALHOUN NATIVE SARE HELMICK FULKS PENS FIRST BOOK - "Town of Dalton: The Courtships"
11/05/2009LITTLE KANAWHA BUS GREAT SUCCESS STORY - 10th Anniversary Customers Get 10 Cent Trips, Luncheon Scheduled Today
11/02/2009GRANTSVILLE HALLOWEEN DRAWS SPOOKS AND GOOFY CHARACTERS
10/31/2009VFW'S 'GUT-WRENCHING' HAUNTED HOUSE A CHILLING EXPERIENCE
10/21/2009NEW ADDITION TO ORMA UM CHURCH - Approaching 200th Anniversary
10/05/2009UPPER WEST FORK'S OCTOBERFEST WELCOMES FALL - Community Festival A Park Fundraiser
09/29/2009CALHOUN'S PROLIFIC WRITER JEANNE WILSON HAS ARTICLES PUBLISHED
09/29/2009 STALNAKERS LONG-RUNNING REUNION HELD SUNDAY - Family Has Given Back To Community
09/21/2009CALHOUN PARK'S HERITAGE VILLAGE IS GROWING
09/04/2009CALHOUN CIVIL WAR CABIN GETTING FACE-LIFT
08/24/2009MT. ZION OX ROAST HAS ITS' GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY
08/17/2009FIDDLER JAKE RACKS UP MORE HONORS - Lester McCumbers Honored At String Band Fest
08/12/2009UPDATE: CALHOUN MAN'S BODY WILL BE EXHUMED IN MURDER INVESTIGATION
08/11/2009FAIRVIEW HOMECOMING IN DEEP WOODS - Butler Family Returns With Memories
08/07/2009CALHOUN MAN'S BODY WILL BE EXHUMED FOR AUTOPSY - Tennessee Officials Investigating Murder Of Errastus Gene Stump
07/31/2009A WANDERING CRUMMIES CREEK BEAR
07/14/2009PHOTO UPDATE: "IF YOU HAVEN'T HEARD IT, YOU'D HEAR IT HERE" - Washburn Store Has Long History
07/06/2009WILT'S FINAL CURTAIN CALL - "He Skillfully Inspired His Students"
07/02/2009TALENT RUNS DEEP IN NICHOLAS FAMILY
07/02/2009HUR CHURCH HAS 130 YEAR HISTORY
06/29/2009LOVE'S LABOR NOT LOST - Jim And Juanita Bell Celebrate 60 Years Together
06/27/2009JOE WILT'S TALENT INSPIRED A GENERATION - Calhoun Native Has Died
06/26/2009GENTLEMAN LOWELL WEEKLEY HAS DIED
06/25/2009'LITTLE JAPANESE WOMAN' TURNS 80 - Mitsuko Kobayashi Smith Whipkey Has Calhoun Celebration
06/22/2009CARL JARVIS FACES LIFE WITH A SMILE - Jack-Of-All Trades, Master Of Many
06/22/2009BERNARD MCKOWN REACHES OLD-TIMER STATUS
06/20/2009NASA SCIENTIST JAMES HANSEN, ACTRESS DARYL HANNA, CONGRESSMAN KEN HECHLER ARRESTED AT MARSH FORK RALLY - 30 Arrested At Mountaintop Mining Protest, Tensions High
06/17/2009CARLENE FREDERICK NAMED CALHOUN BELLE - West Virginia State Folk Festival Starts Thursday
06/16/2009GIANT RADISH RAISED ON LETHERBARK
06/02/2009NEVER A DULL MOMENT WITH LEAH DAVIS - Sand Ridge Woman Recalls Life
05/27/2009FORMER CALHOUNER FOX WAS UNSUNG HERO BEHIND HUBBLE REPAIR
05/26/2009EVANS BOYS MAKING NAME IN DIRT BIKE RACING
05/18/2009EUCLE KNOTTS DANCES WEST FORK SHUFFLE - Celebrating 100 Years
05/17/2009EUCLE KNOTTS - Calhoun Cat-Bird Hits 101
05/10/2009THE MYSTERY TREE REVEALED - About 75 Readers Answer Inquiry
05/07/2009GIANT DINOSAUR-LIKE BONE DISCOVERED BY MILLSTONE MAN
05/05/2009BEECH-HENRY'S FORK FLOODING WORST IN YEARS
05/02/2009REMBERING: EMMA'S ELEGY - ''If You Don't Need It, You Shouldn't Have It''
05/02/2009WAYNE UNDERWOOD TROPHIES PRESERVED IN MUSEUM
04/29/2009GIANT MORELS FOUND IN CALHOUN
04/29/2009BEECH OLDTIMER MADGE MCKOWN PASSES - She Remembered The Value Of An Egg
04/28/2009HUR NEWS - Stimulus Cash Will Build Hur's Liposuction And Soap Factory
04/18/2009OLD MCDONALD HAD A BARN - Historic Mt. Zion Barn Being Razed
04/14/2009OSHOWAY EASTER EGG HUNT DRAWS HUGE CROWD
04/11/2009BRAXTON COUNTY MONSTER COULD BE FILM STAR - If Only Gray Barker Was Alive
04/07/2009PALM SUNDAY PARADE MARKS START OF HOLY WEEK
04/06/2009SCHOOLCRAFT CATCHES WHOPPER MUSKIE
04/02/2009WILD HOG KILLED ON VINEYARD FARM
03/18/2009COWS WAIT FOR GRAZING GRASS ON NICUT
03/13/2009GRANTSVILLE WOMAN TAKES TO THE SKIES FIRST TIME
03/13/2009MCKOWN KILLS WILD BOAR NEAR ARNOLDSBURG
03/02/2009WILLARD FEELS "GOOD FOR AN OLD MAN" - Al's Barn Celebrates Jones' 91st
02/17/2009A WEST VIRGINIA COUNTY SEAT THAT DOESN'T HAVE A STOPLIGHT
02/14/2009KITTY LEGGETT'S LEGACY IMPROVES CALHOUN LIBRARY - Slider Memorial Fund Assists Improvements
02/09/2009FOLKS TURN OUT FOR A TASTE OF MOUNTAIN CRITTERS - Annual Bear Fork Event
02/09/2009MORGAN GRAHAME GETS RAVE REVIEWS FOR "BROTHER WOLF"
01/15/2009BLUEGRASS ALLIANCE FOSTERING MOUNTAIN MUSIC
12/15/2008PINE CREEK HILL MOONSCAPE
11/28/2008LOST IN THE FIFTIES - Look At All The Music Makers
11/21/2008GAME CAMERA ACTION: DEER SETS GOAL, GETS REWARDED
11/07/2008CALHOUN NATIVE NAMED 2008 WEST VIRGINIA YOUNG LAWYER OF THE YEAR
10/13/2008SO LONG NORV - His Death A Benchmark Of Changing Times
10/11/2008LAWSON-SCHARTIGER FAMILY RETURN TO ROOTS
10/09/2008BULL WHEEL DAYS
10/04/2008HIGHWAY WORKERS ENCOUNTER LARGE RATTLESNAKE
10/02/2008SNAKES ALIVE!
09/22/2008A DAY AT CALHOUN'S PRISTINE PARK
09/22/2008"OPEN TO ALL PREACHERS WHO PREACH THE GOSPEL" - Walnut Grove Celebrates 150 Years, "Billy Bluehead's" Presence Lurking
09/20/2008WALNUT GROVE CHURCH CELEBRATING 150 YEARS
09/20/2008GRANTSVILLE'S FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH CELEBRATING 175 YEARS SUNDAY
08/25/2008CLAY NATIVE INVENTS ANOTHER GREAT AMERICAN OUTHOUSE
08/18/2008JAKE KRACK SCORES THIRD FIDDLIN' WIN AT GALAX - New Album "Jake's Ramble"
08/18/2008THE CLASS OF 1963 RETURNS - "I Want To Hold Your Hand"
08/16/2008'OLD SOLDIERS' PAY RESPECTS AT BIG BEND FUNERAL
08/11/2008WEST FORK PIGS FASTER THAN GREASED LIGHTNING
08/04/200830TH WHYTSELL REUNION - A West Fork Valley Home
07/08/2008CLASS OF 1948 HOLDS REUNION
07/08/2008A FLIGHT OF 50 YEARS:1958-2008 - "All I Have To Do Is Dream"
07/07/2008BEAR WANDERS INTO BIG SPRINGS YARD - Another Discovers Cat Bowl On Back Porch
07/07/2008CHS ALUMNI REUNION BIG SUCCESS - "We Made The World A Better Place To Live"
07/02/2008GAME CAMERA CATCHES MOUNT RUN BEAR
07/01/2008BLACK BEAR PHOTOGRAPHED ON RIFFLE RUN
06/16/2008SUNNY SKIES FOR 12TH APPLACHIAN BIKE RACE
06/13/2008PATRICIA RADABAUGH CALHOUN'S 2008 BELLE
06/12/2008WOOD FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK I - Photos From 2008
06/10/2008THE STUMPS - Calhoun's Funeral Directors
06/06/2008WHIPKEY'S DESIGN CHOSEN AS OFFICIAL CALHOUN FLAG
06/06/2008WOOD FESTIVAL SCRAPBOOK - The Passing Scene
06/05/2008"KITTY" WILSON RECEIVES LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FROM GOVERNOR
06/02/2008KITTY LEGGETT'S GIFTS KEEP GIVING TO CALHOUN COMMUNITY
05/19/2008 TERESA STARCHER'S "PETTY PONDERING" - Village Visage, "Holding Neighbors In High Regard"
05/07/2008AROUND THE BEND: BERDINE'S 5 & 10 IN HARRISVILLE - A Traditional Store Since 1908
04/15/2008REMEMBERING: GO REST HIGH ROCKET MAN - Jim Weaver 1951-2008
04/15/2008SPRING COMETH - The Wintery Earth Awakens
04/14/2008JEANNE WILSON CALHOUN'S MOST PROLIFIC WRITER
04/10/2008PHOTO: GRANTSVILLE POLICE ARREST CREMO MAN FOR DUI
03/17/2008GRANTSVILLE'S PALM SUNDAY PARADE - "Christ's Triumphal Entry Into Jerusalem"
03/14/2008LAST BARN STANDING IN HISTORIC RICHARDSON
03/03/2008"HIPPY ANDY" HAS DIED - Object Of Precedent Setting Property Forfeiture Suit
02/23/200898-YEAR-OLD EUCLE KNOTTS INDUCTED WV VOTER HALL OF FAME
02/17/2008 CALHOUN MOUNTAIN LION KILL WAS 'PURE FICTION' - The Stir It Caused
02/15/2008TOM T. HALL TO BE INDUCTED IN HALL OF FAME - No Thanks To My Advice
02/13/2008"IT WAS THE ABSENCE OF LOVE" - Calhoun Family Connects After 34 Years
01/07/2008WINTER SUNSET ON BROOMSTICK RIDGE
12/15/2007NOT TO WORRY, THE SILVER BRIDGE ALWAYS SWAYED
12/10/2007HEARTWOOD CELEBRATES 25TH YEAR - A Calhoun Treasure
11/17/2007BETTS-STEVENS HOUSE STILL STANDING AT CABOT STATION
11/06/2007PARK BUILDING DEDICATED IN HONOR OF HERB SMITH - "He Made Old Barn A Community Asset"
11/01/2007BARB LAY RECEIVES HEALTH ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - "Leadership And Noteworthy Initiative"
10/30/2007THE STALNAKER KIDS LOOKIN' GOOD
10/30/2007FRIGHT NIGHT IN THE MARKS GARAGE
10/23/2007HERITAGE VILLAGE NOW HAS SIX STRUCTURES
10/13/2007HISTORIC STEMPLE CABIN HAS NEW HOME
09/29/2007IT'S RAINING BABIES AT VIOLET HARDWAY'S
09/21/2007IMAGES OF AMERICA:ROANE COUNTY - New Photo Book Now Available
09/17/2007HISTORIC WELLS LOCK AND DAM IN SERIOUS DISREPAIR
09/03/2007FOUR CALHOUN WOMEN HONORED FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE
08/28/2007 WELLS LOCK AND DAM - A Standing Monument To L-K Riverboat Days
08/20/2007FORMER CALHOUNER GIDEON KENDALL PUBLISHES NEW BOOK
08/14/2007PIGS WERE GREASIER THAN THEY SHOULD HAVE BEEN
08/14/2007BLESSINGS ALONG THE WEST FORK - Cedar Grove Homecoming
08/08/2007JEDEDIAH PURDY - A Super-Scholar All Grown Up And Still Theorizing
07/17/2007LUCY WILL NEVER GROW OLD - A Vision Of Aging
07/06/2007OH, WHAT A NIGHT, HYPNOTIZING, MESMERIZING ME
07/04/2007CALHOUN'S FAMOUS SCHOOLHOUSE CAVE - Education In 1818
06/30/2007LESTER AND LINDA - The Most Honorable
06/21/2007WV FOLK FESTIVAL DEDICATED TO LESTER AND LINDA MCCUMBERS
06/06/2007LESTER MCCUMBERS IS 1ST PLACE FIDDLER AT VANDALIA
06/05/2007HEARTWOOD'S STREET PERFORMANCE RETURNS TO FESTIVAL
05/25/2007SCOUTS CREATE NEW AWARD TO HONOR HAROLD “KITTY’’ WILSON
05/07/2007"THE MOST BEAUTIFUL EVER GROWN" - Jackie Robinson's Flora And Fauna
05/05/2007SAGITTARIUS SEEN FROM CALHOUN PARK'S DARK SKIES
04/14/2007OLD GLORY GOES UP AT BROOMSTICK
04/07/2007SAMPLERS, WEDDING RINGS & MEMORIES - Quilt Show Winners Announced
03/31/2007CALHOUN MUSICIAN INVITED TO JOIN REGIONAL SYMPHONY
03/26/2007MILLERS RESTORING 1946 JOHN DEERE
03/16/2007"I THOUGHT I WAS GOING TO DIE" - Al Hogan's Back, Helping Others
03/05/2007POOR JAMES "I FEEL GOOD" BROWN! - TV News Has Neglected His Buryin'
03/03/2007EARLY CALHOUN HISTORY - Schoolhouse Cave
02/20/2007LITTLE KANAWHA MUSKIE WAS 46"
02/05/2007YUM, LOVE THAT RATTLESNAKE - Bear Fork's Critter Dinner
01/28/2007A UNIVERSAL NIGHT AT CALHOUN PARK - Stargazers Travel To Sunny Cal
01/16/2007"MAMMY JANE" AUTHOR DIES - Calhoun Novelist Was 88
01/13/2007 A GATHERING OF EAGLES - Tribute To Harold "Kitty" Wilson
01/13/2007AN ACCOMPLISHED LIFE: 50 YEARS OF SCOUTING - Harold "Kitty" Wilson Honored
11/25/2006JUDE - A Shining Star
10/31/2006BERNARD MCDONALD'S UFO SIGHTING - 1947 Calhoun "Cigar Shaped" UFO Story
09/28/2006LIBERTY HILL'S SOLDIERS OF THE SOD - VFW Post 5959 Honors Them
09/07/2006A LADY LIVING OFF THE LAND - Smithville's Janet Hodge
08/25/2006BURNING SPRINGS "WHERE IT ALL BEGAN" - Rathbone Well Park Open To Public
08/17/2006JAKE RACKS UP MORE FIDDLIN' HONORS
06/16/2006CALHOUN'S BELLE HEADS TO FOLK FESTIVAL - Evelyn McCormick Will Appear In Saturday's Parade
06/15/2006MACK SAMPLES - A Folk Festival Special Feature
05/27/2006POW LEE JONES GETS MEDALS 61 YEARS LATE - "I Thought I Was Going To Die"
05/22/2006HISTORIC STEMPLE LOG CABIN BEING MOVED TO HERITAGE VILLAGE
04/07/2006SUNNY CAL BLOOMS
04/03/2006"ITS BEEN A GOOD LIFE" - Denver And Pauline Celebrate 60th
04/01/2006"MIRACLE NIGHT" - Jessica Lynch Rescued Three Years Ago
03/10/2006A PUZZLING PICTURE? - One Of These Things Is Not Like The Others
02/27/2006"MAKIN' MUSIC WITH MY FRIENDS" - Willard Jones At 88
02/08/2006CALHOUN'S SESQUICENTENNIAL 1856-2006 - Flashback 50 Years, Faces Remembered
02/06/2006Ruth Witt And Sue Jones: 1956 Centenial
02/06/2006CALHOUN'S SESQUICENTENNIAL 1856-2006 - Flashback 50 Years
01/31/2006CALHOUN'S SESQUICENTENNIAL 1856-2006 - Flashback 50 Years, Bonnets And Beards
01/02/2006 KANSAS HATE GROUP AGITATES OBSERVERS - Miner's Memorial Service Not Disturbed
01/02/2006 IN THIS ANCIENT PLACE WE ARE NOT AFRAID - A Miner's Memorial
01/02/2006A DAY OF HONOR, HOPE AND HEALING - Messages For Sago Mine Victims
11/09/2005PURPLE HEARTS FOR COMMON SOLDIERS - CCCOA Sixth Annual Veteran's Day Celebration
11/08/2005DON YOAK HONORED POSTHUMOUSLY FOR CIVIC CONTRIBUTIONS
10/20/2005THE OLD HOME PLACE - Seniors Celebrate Heritage Week
09/25/2005 MOLASSES FESTIVAL WAS SUNNY AND BRIGHT
09/25/2005 JUSTINE ROGERS MOLASSES FEST PARADE MARSHAL
09/25/200538TH ANNUAL MOLASSES FEST PARADE SCRAPBOOK
09/25/2005 ROYALTY CROWNED AT 38TH MOLASSES FESTIVAL
09/01/2005"THINGS LOOK SO LONESOME DOWN THAT ROAD AHEAD" - Calhoun's "Operation Neighbor" Gave Helping Hand To Katrina Victims
08/02/2005SALLY HASHMAN SAYS "IT'S BEEN AN HONOR BEING A BELLE"
07/23/20052005: HAPPIEST PHOTO EVER ON JAIL'S WEB SITE?
07/22/2005FETTY'S FORGING REACHES AROUND THE WORLD - New Sculpture Graces EPA Building
06/29/2005CAM REACHES FOR THE STARS - Striking National Bow Shooting Honors
06/17/2005THINGS YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT CALHOUN COUNTY
06/13/2005BORN IN THE DEEP WOODS NEAR HUR - Ruby Husk Craddock At 94 Years
06/11/2005WOOD FESTIVAL 2005 SCRAPBOOK I
06/11/2005WOOD FESTIVAL 2005 SCRAPBOOK II
06/11/2005WOOD FESTIVAL 2005 SCRAPBOOK III
05/31/2005LESTER HITS THE TOP - McCumbers Given Lifetime Achievement Award
05/19/2005REMEMBERING: OX JOHNSON RETURNED TO CALHOUN SOD - Hillside Ceremony Welcomed Him Home
04/08/2005DENVER AND PAULINE GARRETSON - Plowin', Diggin' And Plantin' For 59 Years, "God Has Blessed Our Marriage"
04/05/2005 HUR OUTHOUSE FEATURED ON "FAMOUS" SITE
03/16/2005BELL AND STEVENS - Calhoun's History Heroes Honored
03/01/2005PBS-TV'S "KING OF STINK" FEATURES CHLOE RAMP DINNER - If You Missed It-Addtional Air Times Listed
02/28/2005CECIL STURM DEAD AT 90 - One Of Calhoun's Old Soldiers, Purple Heart Recipient
02/07/2005DOES CRITTER MEAT REALLY TASTE LIKE CHICKEN? - Ask Bear Fork Hunting Club Members
01/24/2005LOTS OF BOBCATS IN CALHOUN WOODS - Harold Sturm Displays Critter
12/23/2004SHERIFF PARSONS HONORED FOR SERVICE TO COUNTY - Four Terms As Calhoun Sheriff
12/03/2004EUCLE KNOTTS - Cat Bird Of Calhoun County
08/30/2004HISTORIC VILLAGE HAS NEW ADDITION - Jarvis Store Dedicated At County Park
07/25/2004A MAN OF MANY VERSES - Poet Harry Newell Came Home
07/20/2004FALLEN AND CAN'T GET UP - Norma Has Her Share Of Ups And Downs
06/15/2004MARION WHISMAN'S STEADFAST PRESENCE NOW GONE
06/06/2004WOODFEST 2004: ROYALTY WILL APPEAR IN WOOD FESTIVAL PARADE
06/06/2004WOODFEST 2004:HIGH FLYIN', GEAR RAKIN', NOISE RACIN' - Huge Crowd Attends Monster Truck Show
06/01/2004 KATHERYN BURROWS CALHOUN BELLE 2004
05/16/2004GRUESOME DOUBLE MURDER HANGS OVER COMMUNITY - Investigation Taking Torturous Path
05/09/2004CALHOUN HIGH PROM: PRICELESS MEMORIES - All Dressed Up With A Place To Go, Calhoun High Prom
05/02/2004STUMP HOTEL AND LIFE ALONG THE RIVER - Historical Project Calls For Preservation, Miss Nettie And Spav Remembered
04/18/2004BLANCHE WAS A TASTE OF HOME - Blanche Whytsell 1921-2004
04/17/2004OKA STORE "BACK IN BUSINESS" - Building Represents Historical Heritage
04/11/2004THEY CAME FROM MILES AROUND - West Fork Ramp Fest Declared Big Success
03/24/2004FLASHBACK: VIGIL FOR JESSI DRAWS HUNDREDS - Prayers Lifted At Wirt Courthouse, Nineteen-Year-Old MIA In Iraq
03/23/2004ENGELKE'S "CRESTON NEWS" HAS FANS AND CRITICS - Alvin "Retires" To His Backwoods Home
03/14/2004CARL MARKS IS AN OLD TIME PREACHER MAN - "He Preached So Plain A Child Could Understand"
03/13/2004CARL'S FIRST 50 YEARS OF PREACHING - Rev. Carl Marks Honored This Evening
02/25/2004BIG NIGHT FOR DAVIS FAMILY - Calhoun Rolls Past Herbert Hoover
02/25/2004"TANK" IS BACK IN POSITION - Recovering From Illness, Cheering For The Davis Boys
01/04/2004MORE ON "CLUTCHING TO MEMORIES OF THE HUSK" - Readers Recall Their Connections
01/01/2004SCOTT BAILEY IS CALHOUN'S DEMOCRAT OF THE YEAR
10/27/2003HONORING WINFIELD SCOTT BAILEY - Calhoun's Democrat Of The Year
10/12/2003MAKIN' 'LASSES WITH MY FRIENDS - Ralph Carpenter Holdin' On
10/11/2003FLASHBACK: APPLE BUTTER TIME AGAIN - Lots Of Stirrin' On Russett Road
09/15/2003HONORING "DOC" LAW - Lookin' Good At 90
08/25/2003LANDMARK GRAVEN IMAGE CASE IN CALHOUN - Supreme Court Hears Don McGlothlin Battle
08/09/2003DARRELL SHOCK - A Calhoun Farmer, Right Where He Wants To Be
08/03/2003GOODBYE GRANTSVILLE BILL - William Harris 1921-2003
05/31/2003TAPS ECHO IN REMEMBRANCE - VFW Remembers Those Who Served
05/27/2003HOGS DIE IN CALHOUN MUD - Down About Creston
05/18/2003CALHOUN MAN CONTINUES TO SERVE - Milam Newest Member Of NC Fire Department
05/08/2003PRIMERS, POTBELLIED STOVE AND "ATTITUDE ADJUSTER" - Stevens School Artifacts
04/29/2003BEHIND AMERICA'S BEST - Virden And Godfrey Families Recognized
04/21/2003LIFE'S ALIVE IN EVERYTHING - Spring In Sunny Cal
04/14/2003CHILDREN'S TALENT RINGS OUT - "Festival Of Voices"
03/30/2003FACES AND PLACES - Sunny Cal
02/27/2003 PEACE GATHERERS BRAVE WEATHER IN SPENCER ON EVE OF WAR - Millions Protesting War In Iraq
01/21/2003JED PURDY WRITES ABOUT "SUSPICIOUS MINDS" - Suffered Through Bitter School Conflict, Wrongfully Accused Of Witchcraft
01/01/2003HUR HERALD NEWS 2002 - A Few Interesting Highlights From The Year That Was
09/22/2002CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH IS A GATHERING PLACE - Community's Pioneers Rest Nearby
08/19/2002A MODERN "TALE OF THE ELK" - Smith And Morris Float Down The River
08/02/2002A WALKING LIFE - Rymer "Doc" Law
07/19/2002FORTY-FIVE YEARS OF SCOUTING - Wilson Honored At Camp Kootaga
07/07/20022001-02 DEATHS OF CALHOUN HIGH ALUMNI - In Remembrance
05/27/2002PATROITISM MAY BE SHORT LIVED - VFW Honors War Dead
04/14/2002HAROLD STUTLER CLOSE TO THE EARTH - Little Creek Trapper And Rooter
04/08/2002RITCHIE ADVENTURES START TOMORROW - A Grand One-Day Trip
03/31/2002A RETURN TO EMMA'S FIELDS - Fritters, Flowers And Poems
03/02/2002BEAR FORK MUSIC WITH A DOSE OF RAMPS - What More Could You Want
02/23/2002WILLARD POUNDS 84 - The "Al's Barn" Birthday Celebration, Welcome Back Bob Beall
12/24/2001MORE GREETINGS AND MEMORIES - From Our Readers
12/24/2001CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND MEMORIES - From Our Readers
11/24/2001THE ROCKET BOYS OF CALHOUN COUNTY - A Time For Believing
10/28/2001ROASTING PIG, STIRRIN' APPLE BUTTER AND GREAT HOSPITALITY - The "Fox Festival" Down On Sycamore
10/21/2001REBEKAH LODGE STIRS THE KETTLE - Apple Butter Day On Phillips Run
09/12/20012001:THE GREAT PRODUCER GAVE QUITE A SHOW - Hardy Folks Gather To Watch Leonid Meteors
09/11/2001REMEMBERING HISTORY, REMEMBERING SACRIFICE - The Flags Are Flying
07/06/2001JULY 2001: IT'S A GREAT NEWS DAY - "Goob" Is Improving, Heiney's Cows Are Back, Virden's Dog Returns, And There's A Truly Honest Man
07/05/2001DUCKS AND GEESE AND CHICKS BETTER SCURRY - Fringe On The Top Surrey Gives Rides
06/25/2001BELLES ATTEND JOB'S TEMPLE SERVICE - 1850 Church Pride Of Gilmer County, Sixty-Third Homecoming In August
06/04/2001WOOD CRAFTER HERMAN AYERS - Displays Hundreds Of Items
05/03/2001SHOCK RECEIVES GSC YOUNG ALUMNUS AWARD - From Normantown To Disney
05/01/2001DAVE JOHNSON HITS 40 RUNNING - We Avoid His Hitchcock Profile
04/25/2001WESTFALL REALIZES RACING DREAM - Former Grantsville Man Takes To The Track
04/22/2001UNKNOWN FACES - The Ferris Barr Collection 1905-1918 (No. 21)
04/20/2001DIGGING DEEP FOR RAMPS - Collecting Them Not As Easy As Picking Daisies
04/15/2001FERRIS BARR'S DAUGHTER CHECKS-IN - Daughter Of Early Calhoun Photographer
04/13/2001UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection 1905-1918 (No.19)
04/10/2001EMMA'S FIELD OF FLOWERS - Back Of Beyond
04/03/2001UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection 1905-1918 (No. 12)
04/02/2001WALNUT HOMESTEAD ROLLS INTO 21ST CENTURY - With Help From Updegrave Family
03/31/2001UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection From 1905-1918 (No. 11)
03/30/2001UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection From 1905-1918 (N0. 10)
03/29/2001UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection From 1905-1918 (No. 9)
03/26/2001UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection From 1905-1918 (No.6)
03/25/2001UNKNOWN FACES - The Farris Barr Collection From 1905-1919 (No. 5)
03/21/2001BUCHANNON TELLS BIG FAT LIE - Wins Third Place
02/24/2001MAYOR JONES IS 83 - Still Pickin' And Grinnin' And Tellin' Tales
02/20/2001STARSHIP REPORTER GRIFFIN RECOGNIZED - Covering Wirt Scouting Program
02/11/2001TAKING A BABY STEP INTO POLITICS - Calhoun Official Hopes First Election Isn't His Last
02/09/2001NETTLES GROWING OLDER IN ASSESSOR'S JOB - He Was 21 Yesterday
02/08/2001MEMORIES - About Outhouses
10/27/2000CALHOUN'S FAMOUS BETTS GHOST - Apparition, Incubus, Headless Figure - A Demon Seeking Revenge
05/11/2000ROBERT H. MOLLOHAN (1910-1999) A Look Back At Calhouner's Life
10/05/1999CALHOUNS FAMOUS BETTS GHOST - The Earliest Written Account (1886)
08/30/1999AN ODE TO HADSEL BALL - "HIS MUSIC WILL NEVER STOP PLAYING"
08/20/1999MARION & ELAH - A Love Story
07/20/1999"SHAF'S PLACE" CLOSES AFTER 51 YEARS - Charlie Sampson Moves On
07/19/1999TRAGEDY STRIKES THE KENNEDY'S AGAIN
07/16/1999THE LONG GONE VILLAGE OF HUR - Stands on the Edge of Memory


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