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Ohio Valley Natives Return For ‘Tammy Wynette Story’

Two Ohio Valley natives are among the five cast members taking the stage at 7:30 p.m. today at the Capitol Theatre in Wheeling for Greenbrier Valley Theatre's musical, "Stand By Your Man: The Tammy Wynette Story."Tonight's performance is the penultimate stop for the Lewisburg professional ...

‘Ghost & Mrs. Muir’ at Library

A performance of "The Ghost & Mrs. Muir" will showcase the talents of actress, director and writer Carol Weakland at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22, at the Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library. This one-woman theatrical adaptation of "The Ghost & Mrs. Muir" will last about an ...

Vagabond Kitchen Grand Opening Set for Saturday

The Vagabond Kitchen, located inside the McLure Hotel on Market Street in downtown Wheeling, will hold its grand opening celebration from 7-10 p.m. Saturday in the restaurant's main dining room.Guests will celebrate with the ownership, staff and many who had a hand in launching the restaurant ...

Wheeling Country Day Raffle Sept. 25

Wheeling Country Day School's Board of Directors will host WCDS Night, an evening featuring refreshments, cocktails and a reverse raffle on Thursday, Sept. 25 in Wheeling Country Day School's Strauss Room.Doors open at 7 p.m.The grand prize for the raffle is $5,000.The winner need not be ...

ArtsLink to Thank Members With Beach Bash Reception

ArtsLink Inc., the arts council for Wetzel and Tyler counties, will thank its members with a Beach Bash reception Monday, Sept. 22 at the Francis Creative Arts Center in New Martinsville.The annual membership reception will begin at 6 p.m. and will bid a fond farewell to summer."Join us ...

Civil War Speaker Guest At Tuesday’s Lunch With Books

Daniel T. Davis of the Emerging Civil War Speaker's Bureau will be at Lunch With Books at noon Tuesday,?Sept. 23, at the Ohio County Public Library.He will present "The Rock Hurler: George Crook, the Army of West Virginia and the Battle of Fisher's Hill." The Battle of Fisher's Hill took place ...

Greensky Bluegrass Takes Grassroots Path Skyward

Seven and a half years ago, an out-of-town band called Greensky Bluegrass played the now defunct Sundown Club in North Wheeling, a small hometown bar without a stage and barely enough room for a full band and a sizeable crowd.Despite the less-than-glamorous conditions, the atmosphere was ...

Living Loud Coming To Eagles Lodge

Project Independent - Living Loud Worldwide Tour will make its first stop in Wheeling. The show is set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Eagles Lodge. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.Local/regional favorites to be featured include Curse the Wicked, Deadiron, Defy the Tide, As Dreams Fade, Mine ...

Siblings, Parents Invited To WLU Family Weekend

Family Weekend will be re-established at West Liberty University this fall with a two-day event, today and Saturday, Sept. 20.Hosted by West Liberty University's Learning and Development Center along with the Office of Housing and Student Life, the weekend includes a variety of ...

Mystic Valley Festival Begins Today

The Mystic Valley Festival fall event takes place today through Sunday,?Sept. 21, rain or shine, at the Mystic Valley Festival site in Limestone, W.Va., about six miles from Moundsville and 11 miles from Wheeling."This is an event for people of all ages celebrating music and arts," festival ...

New Vrindaban To Host Festival

New Vrindaban, home of the Palace of Gold, will host its third annual Festival of Colors from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13.The Festival of Colors is an exuberant event, full of excitement and bright colors. The theme of the festival is "color your life and throw your worries to the ...

‘Camelot’ To Kick Off Season

Broadway at the Capitol announces its 2014-15 season line-up, which includes a Lerner and Loewe's classic, rock 'n' roll icons, a ridiculously fun musical comedy, No. 1 hit songs and an eye-popping Disney spectacle.The season kicks off Dec. 7 with "Camelot," the story as you've never seen it ...

Roger Hoard to Perform Saturday at Towngate

Guitar master Roger Hoard brings his musical talents to Oglebay Institute's Towngate Theatre and Cinema at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13. Hoard will entertain audiences with crowd-pleasing tunes from a variety of artists and genres that will have fans clapping, toe-tapping and dancing in the ...

American Shakespeare Center to Perform At Franciscan University

The American Shakespeare Center will give a free performance of "Hamlet" by William Shakespeare as part of its "Method in Madness Tour" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18 in the Tony and Nina Gentile Gallery, J.C. Williams Center at Franciscan University of SteubenvilleFranciscan University will get ...

Historian to Portray Theodore Roosevelt At Lunch With Books

Due to the temporary closure of the Ohio County Public Library's main parking lot for repairs, Tuesday's Lunch With Books program will be offered on the 3rd Floor of the Wheeling Artisan Center above River City Restaurant at 1400 Main St. in Wheeling.At noon Tuesday, Sept. 16, Indiana-based ...

WJU Sets 2014-15 Performances

Wheeling Jesuit University has a full slate of performances planned for the 2014-15 academic year."We have a wide variety of performances planned. This year's slate of events will offer something for everyone. All performances are open to the public," Dave Henderson, coordinator of performing ...

Saints Center Sets Concert

Local community center Saints, located at 3806 Jacob St., Wheeling, is offering a special evening of live musical entertainment at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13.Four popular regional bands will appear, including one of Pittsburgh's premier jam bands, Head East and Forgive. Other scheduled ...

Sternwheel Festival Continues

The Wheeling Heritage Port Sternwheel Festival continues today and Saturday with a full lineup of entertainment, against the backdrop of the docked sternwheel boats.Food vendors and games for children round out the event.Friday:Noon-2 p.m.: Buffington Brothers3-5 p.m.: Honkey Tonk Sweethearts ...

Antiques Experts Return To Cabela’s

Oglebay Institute will welcome internationally known appraisers Tim Luke and Greg Strahm back to Wheeling Saturday, Sept. 13 for an appraisal event at Cabela's at the Highlands.From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., area residents can bring items to Cabela's to be appraised by these antiques experts, who will ...

Katie Ohh To Headline Belmont County Fair Saturday

It's been a whirlwind year for Ohio Valley native Katie Ohh, who will headline the Belmont County Fair with an 8 p.m. performance Saturday on the fairground's Robinson Stage.Last August, she brought home $1 million from NBC's "The Winner Is." She went on the show, singing her heart out in order ...