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Salem Developer Purchases Tom Davis Garden Center Property on Route 50

By Local News | May 27, 2017 2:00 PM
A Bridgeport business location that has been around for decades that ceased operations more than a year ago following the death of its owner may soon see new commercial activity. Recently, the property was purchased and the new owner is looking to...
 

Grafton to Host 150th Anniversary of Longest Running Memorial Day Parade in the U.S.

By Local News | May 27, 2017 9:00 AM
By Alex Wiederspiel. The town of Grafton claims ownership to the longest running Memorial Day service in the United States. And, technically, they are right–according to Keith Barnes, Director of the West Virginia National Cemetery and...
 

Photos: Notre Dame Celebrates Class of 2017

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | May 26, 2017 11:00 AM
  41 students graduated from Notre Dame High School in the Class of 2017 Tuesday evening at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Clarksburg. Check out photos from the ceremony below. Photos are by Theo Frick of www.BenQueenP...
 

Grapevine: Getting Ready for Memorial Day - The Official Start of Summer!

By Rosalyn Queen Alonso | May 26, 2017 10:00 AM
The next holiday we will be observing will be Memorial Day. It was once referred to as Decoration Day but that name has been changed. The holiday is always observed on the last  Monday of May; this year being May 29.    In 1...
 

COULD IT BE THE RUSSIANS? Facebook Sensations "Gramma and Ginga" Page Hacked

By Local News | May 21, 2017 9:00 AM
By Jeff Toquinto.  They are internet sensations not just here and throughout West Virginia, but have worldwide fame as well. Yet even Harrison County’s own Gramma and Ginga aren’t immune from internet hackers. The Facebook se...
 

Photos: Winners Announced at 3rd Annual Harrison County Theatre Awards Show at RCB

By Ben Queen | May 20, 2017 2:00 AM
Hundreds of people filled the Robert C. Byrd Theatre Friday evening to celebrate Harrison County Theatre with the 3rd Annual Harrison County Theatre Awards presented by The Vintage Theatre Company and the Harrison County Board of Education....
 

Grapevine: May is the Month for Graduations, Flowers and Mothers!

By Rosalyn Queen Alonso | May 12, 2017 6:00 AM
May is one of the busiest months of the year.  It starts out reminding us that Mother's Day will be the second Sunday of the month.  Mother's Day is one of the most observed holidays of the year.  I think that I read somewhe...
 

Nominations Announced for 3rd Annual Harrison County Student Theatre Awards Show

By Local News | May 12, 2017 5:00 AM
The Vintage Theatre Company and the Harrison County Board of Education are proud to announce the nominees for the third annual Harrison County Theatre Awards for students and volunteers involved in the Harrison County school system's theat...
 

John W. Davis and the presidential election in 1924 made U.S. history on a number fronts

By Local News | May 11, 2017 6:00 PM
By Feature Writer & Historian Rod Rogers.  As the minutes ticked away ending a beautiful spring day on the thirteenth of April 1873, Anna Kennedy Davis gave birth to her first and only son, John William Davis. Anna had been reading Gibbon...
 

Remarkable Achievement! ND's Altenberg offered admittance into four military academies

By Local News | May 08, 2017 9:00 AM
Clarksburg native and Notre Dame High School Senior Alexander Anthony Altenburg achieved an honor held by only a handful of students each year when he was admitted into four United States Service Academies.   Altenburg, Notre...
 
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