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WSO’s String Quintet To Play Free Concert

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra announced the next WSO on the GO concert will feature a Wheeling Symphony string quintet in coordination with the Bradford House Museum. The performance will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday at the Bradford House in Washington, Pa. on Thursday with doors to the ...

‘August: Osage County’ Wraps Up at Towngate

Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre, the Ohio Valley’s leading community theater, closes its 2017-18 season with the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning “August: Osage County” by Tracy Letts. Final performances will take place this weekend with shows tonight and Saturday. One of ...

Capitol Theatre Presents Lionel Cartwright

An intimate evening with Nashville singer-songwriter-producer as well as Ohio Valley native, Lionel Cartwright will take place in Wheeling this weekend. Join Cartwright on stage of the historic Capitol Theatre in an intimate setting for only 200 people at 7 p.m. Saturday. Upon entering ...

WHAT’S GOING ON

Lunch With Books eyes preservation Inspired by the National Trust for Historic Places’ blog series, “Why Do Old Places Matter,” Bekah Karelis will explore why Wheeling’s old places matter to the community at noon on Tuesday at Lunch With Books at the Ohio County Public Library. In ...

Shakespeare in the Park Continues in Martins Ferry

MARTINS FERRY — The ACTive Roles Theatre Company is slated to present Shakespeare in the Park: “Twelfth Night” to be performed in the Martins Ferry City Park at 5 p.m. today and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. This is a free, public production performed by local youth. “Twelfth ...

Grammy, Dove Award winners coming to Strand

Two legendary musicians will be joining the dynamic duo of Christian music the Chrisagis Brothers at 6:30 p.m. on May 25. Over the 37 years in ministry the brothers have worked with some very impressive artists. Two of them will be at the Strand Theater in Moundsville. John Schlitt is best ...

Jimmy Gyro Offers Great Food for Great Value

WHEELING — The Jimmy Gyro diner located on the ground floor of the former Roger’s Hotel Building on 14th Street, offers a variety of tasty Greek and Mediterranean dishes. In addition to menu favorites such as: The Jimmy Stewart-Steak Gyro, Jimmy “The Greek”-Traditional Greek Gyro, ...

Legendary Show to Return From the Dead

Legend Valley will again bring the music and the spirit of the Grateful Dead back to life in Eastern Ohio on Memorial Day weekend, and this year, a special performance will be in store for hardcore fans of the Dead. Resurrecting the 1993 show that was perfomed by the Grateful Dead at the very ...

Ohio’s Veteran Jam Band Ready to Light Up Festival Season

Marking its 49th biannual celebration, Ohio’s legendary jam band ekoostik hookah will ring in the outdoor music festival season with a smorgasbord of acts this weekend. This year’s spring Hookahville will take place at Zane Shawnee Caverns in Bellefontaine, Ohio. Host band ekoostik ...

Ohio’s Veteran Jam Band Ready to Light Up Festival Season

Marking its 49th biannual celebration, Ohio’s legendary jam band ekoostik hookah will ring in the outdoor music festival season with a smorgasbord of acts this weekend. This year’s spring Hookahville will take place at Zane Shawnee Caverns in Bellefontaine, Ohio. Host band ekoostik ...

Legendary Show to Return From the Dead

Legend Valley will again bring the music and the spirit of the Grateful Dead back to life in Eastern Ohio on Memorial Day weekend, and this year, a special performance will be in store for hardcore fans of the Dead. Resurrecting the 1993 show that was perfomed by the Grateful Dead at the very ...

Pennyroyal Opera House Welcomes Circa Blue

The Pennyroyal Opera House presents for their first appearance Circa Blue along with opening show Sugar Creek tonight. The doors open at 5 p.m. with refreshments being served downstairs in the kitchen. Tickets are half price for children under 12. The show starts at 7 p.m. Come early for best ...

Film Showing At Moundsville Library

The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will present a “Think Outside the Book” film at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The feature will be “The Post,” an historical bio-drama revolving around the Pentagon Papers. The revelation of a massive cover-up, spanning four presidential ...

Trace Adkins Bringing National Tour To Mountaineer Casino on Saturday

Country music legend Trace Adkins will take his How Did We Get Here Tour in 2018 to Mountaineer Casino Saturday night in New Cumberland. Adkins is touring in support of his latest release on BBR Music Group/ Wheelhouse Records titled “Something’s Going On,” featuring the current single ...

Park Players to Present The Broadway Classic ‘On the Town’

Lucky audience members will get the chance to witness a classic Broadway production when the Park Players of Wheeling Park High School present their spring musical ‘On the Town’ today through Sunday. The play will be held in the high school’s J.B. Chambers Performing Arts Center. The ...

Silver Chopsticks Is the Perfect Stop for Mother’s Day Weekend

WHEELING — Established in 1998, Silver Chopsticks is committed to serving the best Chinese food in the Ohio Valley for a great value and would be the perfect stop for a Mother’s Day weekend meal, according to Silver Chopsticks Owner Angela Truong. Silver Chopsticks offers a weekday ...

Six Students Selected for Honors Music Recital at West Liberty

West Liberty University’s Division of Music will hold its annual Honors Recital at 3 p.m. Sunday in Elbin Auditorium, College Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. “The annual Honors Recital celebrates and represents some of the finest musical talents in WLU’s Division of ...

St. C. Thespians Deliver Laughs With ‘Sister Act’

Young thespians at St. Clairsville High School have ventured into new territory this spring with their annual musical theater production. They are bringing to the stage not only vocal music and live acting skills, but also big laughs with a full-fledged comedy. Opening night for “Sister ...

Marshall County Strings Spring Concert To Make a Big Splash

The Marshall County Strings Program will present its annual spring concert at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The concert will showcase music about water. Concert selections include familiar songs such as the fiddle tune “Cripple ...

‘Hillbilly Goddess’ Alecia Nugent Set To Perform

Alecia Nugent, Nashville’s Bluegrass “Hillbilly Goddess,” will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Strand Theatre in Moundsville. Nugent is one of Nashville’s most respected recording artists, winning numerous awards. Opening the show will be the high-energy bluegrass band Crandall ...