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Schlepps Family Restaurant Noted for Homestyle Cooking

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY Staff Writer MORRISTOWN — Whether it’s chicken or ribs, a three-egg omelete, or their homemade bread, Schlepp’s Family Restaurant customers continue to return to the locally owned establishment for their homestyle cooking. Owners Maryann and Rusty Lucas of Bethesda ...

Hope Players Announce Cast For ‘Almost, Maine’

The Hope Players has announced the cast for the upcoming production of John Cariani‘s romantic comedy, “Almost, Maine.” The play will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday, March 3, and Saturday, March 4, with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, March 5, at Harrison East Elementary School, at 410 ...

Marshall County Strings Goes B’way

The Marshall County Strings Program will present “On Broadway” at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27, at the Strand Theatre in Moundsville.

 The concert will feature music from top Broadway musicals including “West Side Story,” “Fiddler on the Roof,” “The Sound of Music” and ...

The Brother Brothers in Concert

Skyflight Productions will present an evening with the Brother Brothers from Brooklyn, N.Y., on Thursday, March 2, at the Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. Brooklyn-based fiddler and songster Adam Moss’ musical career can most easily be characterized ...

WHAT’S GOING ON

'Letter to Me' looking for talent The producers of “Letter to Me,” a new musical based on the songs of Glen Dale native Brad Paisley, are looking for regional talent to join this world-premiere production slated for September at Wheeling’s historic Capitol Theatre. Auditions will be ...

Easy Street Band at Undo’s Tonight

Undo’s knows how to throw a party — high-energy music from a touring band, appealing food and drink specials and a great atmosphere. The SportsBar in Undo’s Elm Grove is known for their special event shows. Tonight’s special event is the return of Easy Street Band as part of the ...

Heart Ball Rolls Into Roaring ’20s

The Roaring ’20s come jitterbugging into the 49th annual Heart Ball at Belmont Hills Country Club this year. The event sponsored by the Ohio Valley Division of the American Heart Association is set for Saturday, Feb. 25, with the festivities beginning at 6:30 p.m. The evening kicks off ...

Bluegrass at the Pennyroyal

Rachel Burge and Blue Dawning will be the featured bluegrass act at the Pennyroyal Opera House tonight in Fairview. Opening the show will be Backwoods Boogiegrass. The Pennyroyal Opera House is located off Interstate 70 at exit 198. The kitchen opens at 5 p.m., and the show starts at 7 p.m. ...

Jazz Quintet, Gourmet Desserts at Valentine Concert

The last half of the 2016-17 Concert Series sponsored by ArtsLink kicks off with the annual Valentine performance Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Gold Derrick Gallery on Wells Street in Sistersville. The evening’s entertainment will feature the Roger Humphries Jazz Quintet, a talented group of ...

Park Freshmen to Present One-Act Plays

Wheeling Park High School’s Introduction to Speech and Theater classes will present two one-act plays at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, in the Phyllis A. Beneke Theater. The plays, “21 Guaranteed Ways to Get Detention” and “10 Reasons You Should Have Stayed Home Sick Today,” should ...

Black Slaney At Towngate

Irish folk band Black Slaney will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, February 18 at Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre. Named after southern Ireland’s famous river, Black Slaney plays a rousing mix of traditional Irish folk and acoustic roots music to create a sound all their own. The ...

Historic Wheeling Program at Moundsville Library

Events from Wheeling’s colorful past will be discussed at the Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, when Rich Knoblich presents “Historic Wheeling.”   This informative and entertaining program is aimed at adults and students. During this ...

WHAT’S GOING ON

Discounted tickets available for festival  Montani Semper Liberi — Music & Art at Oak Glen III  has expanded to a three-day format, Friday, March 10, through Sunday, March 12, featuring four sessions and 16 performances in the Oak Glen Little Theatre, 195 Golden Bear Drive, New ...

‘Mamma Mia!’ a ‘Wonderfully Fun Show’

By BETSY BETHEL Life Editor If Max Ehrlich ever met his “Mamma Mia!” character, Eddie, in real life, he’s pretty confident they’d hit it off. In the musical set on a sunny Greek isle and based on the hit songs of ABBA, Eddie is the best man in an impending wedding between ...

Forlorn Strangers in Concert

Nashville’s string-forward quintet, Forlorn Strangers, will return to Barnesville for a performance on Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Albert S. George Youth Center. The band’s sound is based on the roots of American music, leaning heavily on bluegrass, drenched in four-part harmony with ...

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Daily Specials Popular At Hillbilly Snack Shack

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY Staff Writer Wheeling — It’s the regular daily specials like the half steak sandwich or two chili dogs and fries that keep customers returning to the Hillbilly Snack Shack in Triadelphia, according to owner Ed McDaniels. McDaniels said he and his wife, Tracy, opened ...

 WSO on the Go to Perform In the WVIH Courtroom

A Wheeling Symphony string trio will performs at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 22, at WV Independence Hall, 1528 Market St., Wheeling, as part of the WSO on the Go initiative. “WSO on the Go is a showcase for the talent of our musicians in informal, relaxed settings around the Ohio ...

Mystery Theatre Parodies ‘Star Trek’

A ship’s captain is too preoccupied with romancing the females on board to notice that his first mate is vying for his job, his chief engineer is perpetually drunk, and his old arch enemy is about to exact his revenge in Mystery Theatre Unlimited’s musical comedy murder mystery show, ...

Valentine Show Saturday

The Victoria Jamboree, 1228 Market St, will have its 22nd annual Valentine show at 7 p.m. Saturday. Enjoy a fun-filled evening with your sweetheart and listen to favorite classic and contemporary love songs. Along with the Friendly City Band, guests will be Bill Sinclair, Lisa Gadd, Laurie ...

Tincher And Keith Tonight At Pennyroyal

Tincher and Keith is the featured band today at the Pennyroyal Opera House in Fairview. Opening the show will be the Yurco Boys. The Pennyroyal Opera House is located at Interstate 70’s exit 198. The kitchen opens at 5 p.m., and the show starts at 7 p.m. Admission fpr children ...