TGIF

Cast members for “Treasure Island” include, front from        left: J.D. Schoolcraft, Kaila Blatt, Lauryn Blatt, Emily Blatt, Olivia Blatt and Annabella Blatt; second row: Lauren Brannon, Destiny Robinson, Halle Hastings, Josie Vosvick and Abigail Smith; back row: Nick Schommer, director;          Julia Palotay, Justice Robinson, Rose Cunningham, Aubree Gray, Kate Wright and McKenna Hilen,       director.

‘Treasure Island’ at The Strand

Follow young Jim Hawkins and his friends as they sail a dangerous sea of adventure with Long John Silver and his Pirate band at the helm on Saturday, June 24, when the Missoula Children’s Theatre and more than 50 local children present an original musical adaption of Robert Louis ...

Eiler to Perform At Coffeehouse Series

 ArtsLink’s 2017 Summer Coffeehouse Series continues on Thursday, June 29, with Wetzel County native Gary Eller, who sings and plays guitar, five-string banjo and bass. The free show will begin at 7 p.m. on the lawn of the Francis Creative Arts Center at the corner of Maple Avenue and ...

Paleface

Paleface in Concert at Barnesville Venue

Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Paleface at 8 p.m. today at the Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park, Barnesville,. Prolific, influential, cult-hero and indie-folk icon, Paleface is a high-energy and charismatic duo featuring Paleface along with his ...

Annual Good Zoo Brew On Tap Saturday at Oglebay

A variety of craft beer, fine local cuisine, first-rate entertainment and some wild animals will all be a part of the 8th annual Good Zoo Brew, slated for 7-10 p.m Saturday, June 24, at Oglebay’s Good Zoo. The Good Zoo Brew, presented by the zoo in partnership with OVConnect, is one of the ...

Hit Play Productions present the Original Music Showcase from 8-11 p.m. today at River Ciety featuring Ezra John, above, with special guest Kaydon & The Kingsman. The show will be outdoor, weather permitting. River City is located at 1400 Main St., Wheeling.

WHAT’S GOING ON

Author to discuss Bill Stewart at Lunch With Books Author Susan Jones will discuss her book, “Bill Stewart: In His Own Words,” about the late, beloved WVU head football coach, at Lunch With Books, at noon Tuesday, June 27, at the Ohio County Public Library. Stewart came to national ...

Film Showing Tuesday At Moundsville Library

The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will present a “Think Outside the Book” film at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 27. The feature will be “Fences,” a historical drama based on the play by August Wilson. It tells the story of a working class African-American father coping with life ...

Dead and Company

Dead & Co.

Photo by Eric Ayres John Mayer appears on a giant, high-definition video screen as he performs before a capacity crowd with Dead & Company along with members of the Grateful Dead on June 15 at KeyBank Pavilion in Burgettstown, Pa.

Photo by Scott McCloskey
Operations Manager Josh Beatty displays a box of the famous “DiCarlos Pizza” in the lobby of the downtown Wheeling shop.

DiCarlo’s Pizza Offers Iconic Taste for More Than 70 Years

WHEELING — Toni Dicarlo, owner of the downtown Wheeling DiCarlo’s Pizza shop said the business continues to provide their customers with the same iconic taste passed down through the generations for more than 70 years. Dicarlo said the business originated with her uncle Primo DiCarlo, who ...

Cast Changes, Technical Challenges — but the Show Must Go On

What do you do when circumstances beyond your control require a major cast change four days before your play opens? If you’re Chelsey Barnhart of Wellsburg, director of the Brooke Hills Playhouse production of Katherine DiSavino’s comedy, “Nana’s Naughty Knickers,” you ask the ...

Photo by Scott McCloskey
Supervisor Pamela Morris displays the always popular onion loaf offered at Damon’s Restaurant.

Diverse Menu at Damon’s Grill and Sports Bar

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY For Ticket Steubenville —Whether it’s famous barbecued ribs, ribeye steak or onion loaf, Damon’s Grill and Sports Bar in Steubenville is sure to please customers with their diverse menu. Supervisor Pamela Morris said the restaurant continues to offer guests ...

Cinema Returns to Towngate This Weekend

Cinema returns to Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre this weekend, with the recent Academy Award-winning musical “La La Land” and Exhibition on Screen’s insightful documentary on Leonardo da Vinci. A romantic musical, “La La Land” follows aspiring actress Mia (Emma Stone) and ...

Pigs Dueling

Ohio Valley Rib & Chicken Cook-Off Next Weekend

The Ohio Valley Rib & Chicken Cook-Off will be heating up at Wheeling’s Heritage Port on Friday, June 23, and Saturday, June 24, from noon until 11:30 p.m. each day. Rib burners will be out to impress the judges with their secret recipes and to win bradding rights by claiming the Carl ...

Civil War Program To Be Presented at Moundsville Library

The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library invites the public to experience more fascinating accounts of regional Civil War history when Thomas Buckley presents a lecture at 6 p.m. Monday, June 19. The topic will be “The Federal Expeditions Against Lewisburg, West Virginia, and The ...

Challenge Wheeling Event Set for Saturday

On Saturday teams of racers will take off, looking for clues about Wheeling as part of the fourth annual Challenge Wheeling 5K scavenger race, presented by Carpet Showcase Flooring Center. Teams will compete to find and document the clues and return the quickest to win cash prizes. Other ...

Rehearsing a scene for the Brooke Hills Playhouse production of Katherine DiSavino’s comedy, “Nana’s Naughty Knickers,” are, from left, Michelle Turneer, Taylor Pannett, Cindy Quinn and Sierra Mortimer.

‘Nana’s Naughty Knickers’ Opens Tonight

When the Brooke Hills Playhouse production of Katherine DiSavino’s comedy, “Nana’s Naughty Knickers” opens at 8 p.m. today, director Chelsey Barnhart of Wellsburg is promising a “fast-paced” show, “where something is always happening or moving to keep the action alive.” The play ...

Almost Famous

Almost Famous at Showcase Summer Series

Almost Famous of Barnesville will perform an evening of bluegrass music at the second concert of the Showcase 2017 Summer Series, which is set for 7 p.m. Thursday, June 22, at Community Arts Place in Barnesville. Members of the band, who all are vocalists, include Micah Fuchs, mandolin; Josh ...

The Victoria Jamboree 1228 Market St, will have its 22nd annual Father’s Day show at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 17. Along with the Friendly City Band, guests will be: Dennis Regling, a master magician; Diane Parsons, Mary Lowers, Bill Sinclair, Bill Cutright, Diane Jordan and Earl Brown. For information, call 304-233-7464 or 304-242-1313. Pictured is Ray Zeakes, voice of the Victoria Jamboree for more than 22 years.

WHAT’S GOING ON

Chamber Women’s Expo set at White Palace Bringing together local women with local businesses who serve their beauty needs and provide “retail therapy,” the Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its first Women’s Expo from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, at the Wheeling Park ...

Arts and Culture Fest Today and Saturday

The 2017 Arts and Culture Fest takes place today and Saturday, June 17, at Wheeling’s Heritage Port. Hands-on art projects, free classes, games from around the world, diverse musical acts, culinary demonstrations, random acts of kindness, and storytelling are some of the activities taking ...

Event Schedule

All day, both days: Artist Tents Around the World Carnival — Seven games from other countries Genealogy Tent — Family crests, name translations and more Literary Tent — Publications from local authors Musical Instruments From Around the World — More than 50 ...

Holy Grounds Cafe to Host Two Events This Month

 Holy Grounds Cafe will open its doors twice in one week: for an afternoon show Sunday, June 11, and an evening show Thursday, June 15.  There is no cover charge for either event, but plenty of live music for everyone to enjoy.  On Sunday, Holy Grounds is sponsoring “Amberpalooza 3.0” ...