Communities

College announces honors for online nursing students

ELKINS — Davis & Elkins College’s Division of Adult and Online Learning has released the president’s list and dean’s list for the fall 2017 RN-BSN rotation. Students pursuing their degree must complete a minimum of 12 semester hours of graded coursework during the rotation with a ...

Randolph County Schools Menu

The following is next week’s menus for Randolph County Schools’ breakfasts and lunches: Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, whole wheat cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice and milk; Lunch — Chicken fajita, stir fry vegetables, refried beans, egg roll, strawberry cup, fresh fruit, garden bar ...

Tucker County Senior Center News

PARSONS — The Tucker County Senior Center has a range of announcements for upcoming events. Cake walk at Parsons Center Officials will be having a cake walk, weather permitting, at the Parsons Center after lunch Jan. 11. The proceeds will help purchase AEDs for both centers. Out West ...

W.Va. Writers to accept annual contest entries

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Writers Inc. is accepting submissions for its annual writing contests, offering $5,075 in total cash prizes. For the first time, the organization will be accepting online submissions. Since 1982, West Virginia Writers has hosted an annual writing contest for ...

MNF announces temporary detours

PETERSBURG — Trail users may experience temporary detours on two trails on the Cheat-Potomac Ranger District and one trail on the Greenbrier Ranger District starting as early as Jan. 8 until further notice, due to work on the WB Xpress pipeline project. The detours will not significantly ...

The 4th Avenue Gallery to host a New Year/New Look Art Event

MARLINTON — The 4th Avenue Gallery of Fine Arts and Crafts welcomes new home owners and folks who may redecorate their homes, condos or apartments to a New Year/New Look event from 5-8 p.m. Jan. 12. Artisans will be on hand to answer questions and provide information for interested parties ...

Program applications available

CHARLESTON — The 2018 Governor’s Internship Program application cycle is now open until June 15. College students may apply online at www.intern.wv.gov. Students must have a 3.0-plus GPA, have completed at least one year of undergraduate study, and be a West Virginia resident or attending ...

Upshur County Schools Menu

The following is next week’s menus for Upshur County Schools’ breakfasts and lunches: Monday: Breakfast — Zucchini bread, assorted cereals, yogurt, fruit, juice and milk; lunch — Taco salad with cheese and corn chips, steamed corn, refried beans, peach cups, fresh fruits/vegetables, ...

Tucker County Schools Menu

The following is next week’s menu for Tucker County Schools’ lunches: Monday: Lunch — Pizza, sweet corn, baked beans, frozen yogurt fresh fruit and milk. Tuesday: Lunch — Cowboy cavatina, whole wheat roll, vegetable medley, garden salad fresh fruit and milk. Wednesday: Lunch — ...

D&E receives grant for Stirrup Gallery

ELKINS — The Stirrup Gallery at Davis & Elkins College will soon have in place new display stands and brochures, thanks to a $1,500 grant from the West Virginia Humanities Council. The funds were awarded to the college recently for the Gallery’s Damage Mitigation and Marketing ...

Chamber legislative luncheon set

ELKINS — The Elkins-Randolph County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Legislative Update event at 11:45 a.m. Thursday, in the Great Hall of the Randolph County Community Arts Center. Local representatives Sen. Robert Karnes, R-Upshur; Sen. Greg Boso, R-Nicholas; Delegate Bill ...

Davis Medical offering better health visits

ELKINS — The new year offers a time to start fresh and Davis Medical Center is helping community members be healthier in 2018 by offering no-cost physician office visits from 1 to 5 p.m. Jan. 9 at the DMC outpatient family practice clinic. Appointments are necessary and can be scheduled by ...

Garden club hosts holiday celebration

ELKINS — The holiday season is a time for celebration with friends, a time to reflect on a past year of accomplishment and also a time to look forward to a brand new productive year. Members of the Emma Scott Garden Club upheld their tradition of fellowship as members attended a holiday ...

AAA offers resolutions for motorists

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — New Year’s resolutions often revolve around personal improvement and staying healthy. AAA East Central is reminding the motoring public that it’s also a good time to consider making personal improvements in one of the places you spend much of your time: your ...

Randolph County Schools Menu

The following is this week’s menus for Randolph County Schools’ breakfasts and lunches: Today: Breakfast — Cinnamon roll, whole wheat cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice and milk; Lunch — Biscuit and gravy, eggs, sausage, warm cinnamon apples, fresh fruit, garden bar and milk. Wednesday: ...

Upshur County Schools Menu

The following is this week’s menus for Upshur County Schools’ breakfasts and lunches: Today: Breakfast — Blueberry muffin, assorted cereals, yogurt, fruit, juice and milk; lunch — Chicken nuggets, parmesan broccoli, baked beans, sliced peaches, whole wheat bread, fresh ...