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Grammy Award Winner Zach Williams Brings Show to Wheeling Saturday

NASHVILLE — Multi-award-winning artist and songwriter Zach Williams will bring his fall headlining tour, “The Rescue Story Tour,” to Wheeling Saturday night for a show at the Capitol Theatre. The 20-city tour began last week in Syracuse, N.Y., and will include a special stop on Nov. 3 ...

Most Wicked Halloween Party in Wheeling Returns

WHEELING — Oglebay Institute is hosting the most wicked Halloween party in Wheeling. The fourth annual Shadows Ball brings a night of thrills, chills, sideshow, burlesque, costumes and rock-n-roll. It takes place from 7 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, Oct. 19, at OI’s Stifel Fine Arts ...

Poetry Series Returning To Lunch With Books Tuesday in Wheeling

WHEELING — The weekly Lunch With Books program at noon Tuesday, Oct. 22, at the Ohio County Public Library in downtown Wheeling will feature George Bilgere as part of the Wheeling Poetry Series. Bilgere has published six collections of poetry. He has won numerous awards, including the ...

St. C. Singers Host Annual Pancake Breakfast Saturday

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The St. C. Singers will host their annual pancake breakfast fundraiser from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the St. Clairsville Middle School/High School Cafetorium. The event has been relocated to the school campus this year to allow the St. C. Vocal Music Boosters to ...

Halloween Puppet Show Comes to Moundsville Library

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will host the Pittsburgh Puppet Works at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, for a very special Halloween performance. Back by popular demand, this professional puppet troupe will entertain children of all ages with the show “Inky’s ...

‘Yesterday’ Showing At Library In Moundsville

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will present a “Think Outside the Book” film at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22. The feature will be “Yesterday,” a comedy-fantasy infused with lots of great music. Jack, a struggling musician in the United Kingdom, realizes ...

Live Music Tonight At Artworks Around Town in Wheeling

WHEELING — Mary Blake and Eric Wellman of New Age Adenas will entertain at Artworks Around Town today, Friday, Oct. 18. This is October’s Third Friday performance, starting at 7:30 p.m. in Wheeling’s historic Centre Market. This will be a one-of-a-kind show featuring different songs, ...

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra Celebrates the Tango, Mambo, Conga and More

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra returns to the Capitol Theatre in Wheeling tonight for Let’s Dance, featuring Ohio Valley native and guitarist, John Marcel Williams, conducted by Music Director John Devlin. The performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. Dance the night away with the ...

‘Alice in Wonderland’ Enchants All Ages at Towngate Theatre

WHEELING The story of “Alice in Wonderland” was penned more than 150 years ago, yet this engaging fantasy of a young girl and her adventures into a world of enchantment has remained popular with young and old alike. Oglebay Institute’s Youth Ballet Company creatively brings this ...

Hilltop Players Season to Bring Comedy, Drama and More to the Stage

WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University Hilltop Players are presenting a season of theater that has something for everyone. The season begins on Homecoming Weekend with “The Foreigner,” a comedy written by American playwright Larry Shue. Directed by associate professor of theater Michael ...

Ferraro to be Featured For Jazz at the Stifel Saturday

WHEELING — Oglebay Institute continues its tradition of bringing big city jazz shows to Wheeling. Internationally recognized jazz singer Lisa Yvonne Ferraro will perform in the historic Stifel Mansion at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12. A teller of stories and an interpreter of song, Ferraro has a ...

Willis to be Featured at Lunch With Books in Wheeling

WHEELING — Meredith Sue Willis will be the featured speaker at noon on Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Ohio County Public Library’s weekly Lunch With Books program in downtown Wheeling. In Willis’ book “Their Houses,” three adults, closely bonded in childhood, are reunited on land once ...

West Virginia Independence Hall To Be Haunted by ‘Spirits’

WHEELING — The West Virginia Independence Hall Foundation will present a “Spirits from the Past” program at 7 p.m. Oct. 19 at West Virginia Independence Hall, 1528 Market St. Admission is charged and reservations by Oct. 15 are strongly suggested since attendance will be limited. The ...

‘Beautiful’ Comes to Capitol Theatre in Wheeling Monday

WHEELING — Tony and Grammy award-winning Broadway hit “Beautiful—The Carole King Musical,” about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter, will make its Wheeling premiere at The Capitol Theatre on Monday, Oct. 7. Tickets available at ...

Freshman Plays Presented at Wheeling Park High School

WHEELING — Wheeling Park High School’s Introduction to Speech and Theater classes will present two one-act plays beginning at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6, in the Phyllis A. Beneke Theater. The plays, “Appropriate Audience Behavior” and “The Internet is a Distract—Oh Look a Kitten,” ...

Marshall County Strings Autumn Concert Slated Tuesday Night

GLEN DALE — The Marshall County Strings Program will present its annual fall concert at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8, in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The concert will feature 180 middle and high school students, all dressed in festive costumes, performing a variety ...

‘Appalachia North’ Explored At Next Lunch With Books

WHEELING —The next Lunch With Books program at noon on Tuesday, Oct. 8, at the Ohio County Public Library in downtown Wheeling will be “Appalachia North: A Memoir.” “Appalachia North” is the first book-length treatment of the cultural position of northern Appalachia-roughly the ...

October Galleries Open at Artworks Around Town in Centre Market in Wheeling

WHEELING — Held over for the month of October is the popular “For Being” show at Artworks Around Town. Sharing the north end in the Student Gallery will be the artwork of visitors to the Marian Drop In Center in Wheeling. Both shows will open with a free reception for the public at 5:30 ...

Mystery Theatre’s New Popeye Show Sails to Moundsville

MOUNDSVILLE — Mystery Theatre Unlimited’s all-new musical comedy dinner theatre production “Popguy the Sailor Man” will be presented at the Vue Bar and Grill in Grand Vue Park at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9. The family-friendly original comedy features musical parodies and interactive ...