Holiday preparations kick into high gear in Barbour County

Merry Christmas from Barbour County!

I hope that you all have a wonderful holiday.

On Sunday, there will be a Belington Community Christmas Cantata, “Joseph & the Nativity.”

This will take place at 7 p.m. at the Asbury UM Church. Come out and join them for an evening of fellowship. This is comprised of choir members from several Belington churches, as well as community members.

Also on Sunday, Faith Way Baptist Church will be presenting their annual Christmas programs.

The children’s play, “The Symbols of Christmas”, will take place at 10 a.m. and the choir cantata, “The Greatest Story Ever Told”, will take place at 6 p.m.

The Belington Board of Parks and Recreation has invited Santa Claus to the Civic Center on Sunday, at 2 p.m. for games, music, hot chocolate and pictures.

Be sure and join them for a festive time.

The Barbour County cancer support group will have their monthly meeting on Dec.21 at 11 a.m. at the Medallion Restaurant in Philippi.

This is open to all cancer survivors, caregivers and family members.

For more information on the meeting, call Deanna at (304) 457-2684.

There will be a 2 hour early dismissal for Barbour County students on Dec. 21, to allow everyone to celebrate the Christmas season.

School will resume on Jan. 2.

If you have any Barbour County news that you would like to see in The Inter-Mountain, give me a call at (304) 614-7782.

You can also send me an email to I love hearing from you!

Until next time:. “For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.” — Luke 2:11.