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Collectors Crave Coffee Grinders

Coffee tins, too, are collectible, like this antique version marked New Martinsville. Coffee grinders are popular collectibles and can be attractive when displayed in a kitchen or pantry. The tabletop variety is the most common and includes a grinder mounted on a wooden receptacle with a ...

Wheeling Heritage Presents Rosalie Haizlett Watercolor Exhibit

WHEELING – Wheeling Heritage will host an opening reception for “Learning to See,” an exhibit featuring works by local artist Rosalie Haizlett, from 5:30-7 p.m. May 9 at the Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main St. The exhibit will run through May 30 on the third floor gallery. The Artisan ...

Beyer-Shepherd

Taylor Shepherd, son of Tom and Lisa Shepherd of New Martinsville, and Kate Beyer, daughter of Dr. Kevin and Mary Beyer of Hickory Corners, Michigan, were united in marriage March 31 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Jake Blatt, friend of the couple, officiated the double ring ceremony. Kelly Beyer ...

Annual Wheeling Herb Society Spring Luncheon to Feature Talk on Hops

WHEELING — A yearly rite of spring will bring herbs, raffles, delicious food and a good time together at the 34th annual Wheeling Herb Society Spring Luncheon set for Friday, May 3 at Oglebay Park’s Pine Room. This year’s luncheon will prove to be a delightful twist on herbs as Chad ...

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Byrd Brings Golden Trowel

With spring’s arrival, many area residents are preparing for the coming gardening season. As South Wheeling residents and business owners make their plans for such endeavors, they might want to make an extra effort this year to qualify for a “Golden Trowel” award. The South Wheeling ...

McWhorter’s Wheeling Ties Noted

It turns out that a Wheeling native — Ellen McWhorter — is one of the educators searching for the burial site of America’s first published poet. McWhorter, an associate professor of English at Merrimack College in North Andover, Massachusetts, and Christy Pottroff, an assistant ...

I Got Inked!

While I cannot relate to the days of inkwells and feather quill writing, I can remember quite vividly using fountain pens. After graduating from those oversized pencils for printing in first grade, to using only No. 2 pencils in later grades, the fountain pen became a right of passage. I can ...

Georges Shares Advice

Dr. Angelo Georges, chief medical officer of Wheeling Hospital, offered some good advice to six area high school students who were chosen to participate in a simulation of robotic surgery Thursday. Georges, an internist who grew up in Shadyside, related that he switched his major in college ...

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McCleery, Parkulo

Charles and Beth McCleery of both West Alexander, Pennsylvania, and Wheeling, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessie Cortlandt McCleery to Adam Richard Parkulo. Adam is the son of Dave and Lisa Parkulo of Beckley, West Virginia. Jessie is the granddaughter of Robert and Violet ...

Bechard-Helms

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Helms of Dandridge, Tennesee, formerly of Wheeling, announce the engagement of their son, Dr. Charles Nelson “Chip” Helms to Jessica Lynn Bechard, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bechard of Rouses Point, New York. Charles is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. ...

Dawson-Currin

Charles and Patricia Dawson of St. Clairsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Nicole, to Sean David Currin, son of David Currin of Winston Salem, North Carolina, and Janet Neeper of DuBois, Pennsylvania. The bride-to-be is a graduate of St. Clairsville High School and The ...

Clutter-Brown

Angeline Chiazza Clutter of Wheeling announces the engagement of her daughter, Kelly Michelle Clutter, to Richard Samuel Brown Jr., son of Richard and Kathie Brown also of Wheeling. Clutter, whose father is the late Patrick A. Clutter, is a graduate of Wheeling Park High School and a graduate ...

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Nesbitt-Lobdell

Peggy Nesbitt and Brian Lobdell Jr. were married April 21, 2018 in Sarasota, Florida. Parents of the bride are Rosemarie Wojtaszek (Cole) of Sarasota, and David Nesbitt of Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, all formerly of Wheeling. Grandparents of the bride are Loretta Nesbitt and the late ...

Beatty, Richmond

Alexa Rae Beatty and Joseph Glen Richmond were united in marriage on Sept. 29 at Moundsville Baptist Church, with the Rev. Ronald Price officiating the double ring ceremony. Parents of the couple are Gregory and Jane Beatty and Thomas and Brenda Richmond, all of Moundsville. Grandparents of ...

McLaughlin, Artimez

Shannon Marie McLaughlin and Derek Scott Artimez were united in marriage on Sept. 22 at St. Jude Church, Glen Dale. The bride is the daughter of Tom and Donna McLaughlin of Dallas, West Virginia. She is the granddaughter of Betty and the late Jim Welch, also of Dallas, and the late Dorothy ...

Tenley, Meeker

Michael Andrew Tenley and Amber Nicole Meeker were united in marriage at 1 p.m. Aug. 18 at Wheeling Park, with Rikki Mahan officiating. Parents of the groom are Michael Tenley of McMechen and the late Debra Tenley. Parents of the bride are Eva and William Meeker of Martins Ferry. The ...

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Yosts to Celebrate 50th

Floyd A. “Bubbles” and Linda Slater Yost will mark their 50th wedding anniversary on April 12. They were married at Thomson United Methodist Church by the Rev. Alvin C. Howe. Linda is the daughter of the late Anthony P. and Freda B. Slater of Wheeling. She is retired from Fahey Insurance ...

Gallaways Mark Golden

Ned and Sue Gallaway of Wheeling will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, April 5. They were united in marriage on April 5, 1969. Ned is a retired driver from Carenbauer Distributing Corp. in Wheeling. Sue worked as a customer service manager for Silgan Plastics in ...

Beavers Celebrate 40th

David and Judy Beaver are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. They were married March 31, 1979 at the Harrisville United Methodist Church with the Rev. Browning officiating. David is the son of the late Wilbur and Nancy Beaver. He is retired. Judy is the daughter of George and Freda ...

Turners Mark 67 Years

Turner of Long Vue Acres, Wheeling celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on Thursday, March 7 with a special dinner. They were united in marriage by the Rev. V.W. Powell on March 7, 1952 in Triadelphia at the home of the bride’s parents. Garth is the son of the late Leah and Earl ...

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Rosalind & The Way to Perform Saturday in Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — This weekend, Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Rosalind & The Way on Saturday, April 20, at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. Rosalind and the Way is an Americana Indie Rock band fronted by Fort Wayne ...

Fiddle’s on Fire at the Pennyroyal

The Pennyroyal Opera House will feature Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper, above, at 8 p.m. today. Alum Creek will open the show at 7 p.m. The doors open at 5 p.m., and the kitchen will open at 5 p.m. with a full menu. Admission for children 12 and under is free. The Pennyroyal Opera House is ...

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The 19th Hole in Wheeling Offers Great Food and Entertainment

WHEELING — Wings, hoagies, cheese fries, chicken tenders and cheese sticks are just a few of the many popular menu items that have made The 19th Hole such a popular bar and grill for more than two decades, according to Owner Angie Szalay. In addition to great food the Woodsdale eatery, with ...

Theo Yianni’s Restaurant Offers Best Authentic Greek and American Cuisine

WEIRTON — Theo Yianni’s Restaurant in Weirton continues to provide the best authentic Greek and American cuisine in a relaxing and fun family environment, according to Co-owners Yianni Bourbakis and Shawn Mihellis. In addition to their new Theo Salmon Salad and hot stuffed pepper ...

LJ’s Hoagie King in Wheeling Offers ‘Famous’ Hoagie Menu

WHEELING — A quaint little eatery located at the corner of 39th and Jacob streets in South Wheeling, called LJ’s Hoagie King, offers a big-time menu of their “famous” hoagies, plenty of side dishes off their “munchies” menu and a recently added breakfast menu. LJ’s Hoagie King ...