Chief Justice Visits

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ELKINS — A very distinguished person paid a visit to Elkins this week. West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Evan Jenkins came to town Tuesday to meet with court employees in Randolph County on July 20 and thank them for their dedicated service to the public during the COVID-19 ...

Vaccinations among young remain low

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CHARLESTON — While West Virginia is set to quickly reach new goals set for vaccinating the state’s older population against COVID-19 and its Delta variant, getting eligible children and young adults vaccinated remains a struggle. According to James Hoyer, leader of the state’s joint ...

Infrastructure talks continue into next week

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CHARLESTON — Despite the failure of a procedural vote Wednesday for a bipartisan infrastructure framework, negotiations between Republican and Democratic U.S. senators will continue with a new deadline of Monday. Though both of West Virginia’s U.S. Senators — Democrat Joe Manchin and ...

Elkins-Randolph County Library receives grant, names director

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ELKINS — The Elkins-Randolph County Public Library has received a substantial new grant and is moving forward under new leadership. Jared Howell, who was appointed as the new director of the library in June, told The Inter-Mountain he’s both excited and grateful for the ...

Red Hats gather at Adaland Mansion


ELKINS — The Elkins Purple Majesties Red Hats hosted their second luncheon this year on Monday, July 9, at Adaland Mansion in Philippi. Charlotte Thomas, Gerri Rosencrance and BJ McKenzie arranged this second luncheon also as our duchess sign up was not conducive to duchesses who signed up ...

United Way offers 211 network


The 211 Impact Survey Results reveal that in 2020 alone, the 211 network made 27.8 million connections to critical services and help. This an increase of nearly 100% from the 14 million connections in 2019. Locally, in West Virginia, specialists responded to over 20,000 calls. The most notable ...