Business

2017 SBA awards nomination due

CLARKSBURG — The United States Small Business Administration’s West Virginia District Director Karen Friel reminds West Virginia small businesses the nomination period for the 2017 National and District Small Business Week Awards closes Jan. 10. Since 1963, National Small Business Week ...

AG Morrisey urges consumer caution

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warns consumers to exercise caution when accepting someone’s offer to resolve personal technology issues. Such advice is especially important with many consumers getting used to devices they received as holiday gifts. It is ...

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AMT announces ’17 concert series

ELKINS — The American Mountain Theater in Elkins is happy to announce the talent lineup for its 2017 Southern Gospel and Bluegrass Concert Series. The 2017 series will be the ninth consecutive year for these highly successful concerts featuring national recording artists. For the 2017 ...

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MedExpress Cuts Ribbon

Staff members at MedExpress celebrate the official opening of the facility during a ribbon cutting Wednesday. The business, located in the Tygart Valley Shopping Center, offers medical services, including on-site X-rays.

Keys to keeping New Year’s resolution is coaching, support

ELKINS — Every year, millions of Americans resolve to lead healthier lifestyles. Most of them vow to eat healthier meals, exercise more often and lose weight. Despite the best of intentions; however, 90 percent who make those types of resolutions are back to their old, unhealthy habits in a ...

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Business After Hours

The Elkins-Randolph County Chamber of Commerce met at the Tucker-Randolph Children’s Advocacy Center Thursday for their monthly After Hours event. Elkins City Council Fifth Ward Councilmember Linda Vest, left, ERECC Administrative Assistant Cindy Keralis, center, and ERCCC Executive Director ...

Donna K. Mouser

Mouser to retire from Davis Trust Company

ELKINS — Donna K. Mouser, assistant treasurer, is retiring from Davis Trust Company with more than 47 years of service. The Board of Directors and management of Davis Trust Company are pleased to recognize the dedicated service of Mouser who will be retiring on Friday. Mouser started with ...

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Residents get early look at Skatezone

BELINGTON — Excitement is in the air in Belington as a dream is finally becoming reality.     Friday will mark the opening day of the newest business in town, Skatezone. Skatezone is located on Crim Avenue in Belington, across from Family Dollar, and is owned by John and Cheri ...

Gregory R. Morgan

Morgan retires today from Davis Trust Co.

ELKINS — Gregory R. Morgan, treasurer, will retire from Davis Trust Company today, with more than 45 of service. The Board of Directors and management of Davis Trust Company are pleased to recognize the dedicated service of Gregory R. Morgan. Morgan is a graduate of Elkins High School and ...

Catherine ‘Kitty’ Howard

Howard is honored

ELKINS — Catherine “Kitty” Howard, building and grounds custodian, is retiring today from Davis Trust Company with more than 22 years of service. The Board of Directors and management of Davis Trust Company is pleased to recognize the dedicated service of Howard, who started with the ...

Debra L. Arbogast

Arbogast recognized

ELKINS — Debra L. Arbogast, personnel officer, is being recognized for 40 years of service with Davis Trust Company in Elkins. The Board of Directors and management of Davis Trust Company are pleased to recognize the dedicated service of Arbogast, who reached the milestone of 40 years on ...

Heywood, Statler named to WVU Board of Governors

MORGANTOWN — Thomas A. Heywood, a Charleston attorney and civic leader, and Benjamin M. Statler, a retired energy executive and renowned philanthropist, have been named to the West Virginia University Board of Governors by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin. “These individuals are leaders in every ...

Anderson is new ski school director

DAVIS — Timberline Four Seasons Resort has announced it has a new ski school director, John Anderson. Anderson has a bachelor of arts degree in International studies and a masters in business administration degree from West Virginia University. He also studied German while attending a ...

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Chamber Christmas Party

‘Wuzzy the Elf’ — otherwise known as Jim Lockhart — serenades Karen Bialek of Bialek Insurance at the annual Barbour County Chamber of Commerce Family Christmas Party and Dinner t the Laurel Mountain Inn in Belington Monday. Wuzzy later kept kids in awe with his character balloonmaking ...

Southern States local annual meeting slated

ELKINS — Southern States Cooperative will review its operations at a series of local annual meetings, including the upcoming meeting for members of Southern States Cooperative Inc. — Elkins Service. “Fiscal ‘16 continues to present many challenges and opportunities for Southern ...

Staff members at Barbour County Home Health include front row from left, nurse Ashley Ray and Administrative Assistant Karen Lamb; and second row from left, physical therapist Kelly Rorick, physical therapist assistant Linda Moran, nurse and Director of  Barbour County Home Health Christy Kerns and physical therapist Louise Amrine.

Barbour Home Health receives national honor

During National Home Health Month, the staff of Barbour County Home Health, as part of the Barbour County Health Department, has been named a 2016 HHCAHPS Honors recipient, a prestigious award recognizing those home health agencies that provide the best patient experience.  HHCAHPS is the ...

Kim Bolton, LMT, left, recently announced the addition of Emily Snyder, LMT, to the staff of A Touch Better in Greystone Court in Belington.

Snyder newest therapist at A Touch Better

PHILIPPI — Kim Bolton, LMT, recently announced the addition of Emily Snyder, LMT, to the staff of A Touch Better in Greystone Court in Belington. Snyder is a native of Junior and graduate of Philip Barbour High School and the Clarksburg Academy’s School of Massage Therapy. Snyder was an ...

IBEX rescinds WARN notice

ELKINS – City officials received notice from IBEX Global Solutions announcing the business will not be closing its doors despite a recent WARN notice sent out to employees announcing the closure. The most recent notice apparently means 125 employees at the customer service call center will ...

Fleming receives accounting award

ELKINS — Dr. Arron Scott Fleming is the recipient of the 2016 Outstanding Accounting Educator Award. Fleming holds both the CPA and CMA certifications. He earned his bachelor of business administration with a major in accounting from West Virginia University in 1988 and his MBA from WVU in ...

Board of Governors gets new members

MORGANTOWN - An insurance executive from Charleston and an attorney and former secretary of the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources were confirmed Tuesday as the newest members of the West Virginia University Board of Governors. Also, the West Virginia Senate confirmed the ...