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ON THIS DATE: March 23,1971 Congress Approved Reducing Voting Age to 18

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 23, 2019 10:00 AM
In June of 1924, Harrison County native Jennings Randolph graduated from Salem College with a degree in journalism.  His first job after graduation was as a reporter with the Clarksburg Telegram newspaper.  In August of that same yea...
 

Prominent Businessman, Respected Oil and Natural Gas Executive Stan Pickens Dies at 79

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 19, 2019 1:00 PM
Stanley Neal Pickens, of Clarksburg, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019, at his home with family by his side. Stan, a proud West Virginia man, who was born May 7, 1939, began any speaking engagement and loved to tell his friends he was born...
 

Group's Origin Dates Back 722 Years; Vienna Boys Choir Coming to Clarksburg March 30

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 18, 2019 6:00 AM
For more than 500 years, the Vienna Boys Choir has delighted and thrilled listeners of all ages. The world-renowned choir is scheduled to perform in Clarksburg, West Virginia, on Saturday, March 30, 2019, 7:30 pm, at the Robinson Grand Perform...
 

Harrison School Board Accepting Applications for Bus Drivers, Mechanics and Custodians

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 17, 2019 10:00 AM
The Harrison County Board of Education is currently accepting applications for substitute bus drivers, mechanics, handyman and school custodians.   For more information on each position and to complete an application, please CLICK HER...
 

Clarksburg's James Griffin to Chair "Your Community Foundation of NCWV"

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 13, 2019 7:12 AM
Your Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc. (YCF) is pleased to announce its 2019 Board of Directors leadership team:  Chair James Griffin (Harrison County), Vice Chair J.D. Mann (Preston County), Treasurer Thomas Aman...
 

Harrison School Board Taking Applications for Dozens of Part-Time Coaching Positions

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 10, 2019 12:00 AM
The Harrison County Board of Education has posted dozens of job openings for coaches.  Those coaching positions are for male and female teams in WVSSAC-regulated sports in middle school and high school.   In addition, the school...
 

With Even Chain Stores Closing, Does Harrison County Have Too Many Restaurants?

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 03, 2019 5:00 AM
Tim Horton's Cafe & Bake Shop in the BFS service center at Charles Pointe is the latest Harrison County dining option to close for business.   Last week, Hermosilla's Deli at White Oaks announced that they had closed perma...
 

Bob Stemple, Popular Retired School Superintendent and Lifelong Educator, Dies at 78

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | February 13, 2019 1:00 PM
Robert M. Stemple, 78, of Clarksburg, WV went to rest in eternal peace with the Lord on Tuesday, February 12, 2019.   He was born in Webster Springs, WV on November 21, 1940, son of the late Fritz Stemple and the late Elizabeth Wilber...
 

Senator Capito Issues Statement on President Trump's Proposal to Reopen Government

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 25, 2019 4:00 PM
U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) today released the below statement following President Donald J. Trump’s announcement regarding a deal reached to reopen the federal government: “I am pleased the president has reached a...
 

Grapevine: PWA to Celebrate Black History Month with Women of Distinction Luncheon

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 21, 2019 12:00 AM
The month of February will soon be here and in keeping with tradition the Progressive Women's Association (PWA) of Harrison County will call special attention to Black Culture Month. In doing so, special recognition will be given to the accomp...
 
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