December 17, 2014 RSS feed / Columns

Round The Town

—MAN WONDERS: Why is “abbreviated” such a long word? —Winter becomes official with the Winter Solstice on Sunday, December 21, which will see the longest night and shortest day of the year. More...

County Agent’s Corner

Prevent home fires and associated risks with tips from WVU Extension safety expert

304-258-8400129 Fairfax Street, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411www.wvu.edu/~exten/ When cold weather hits many West Virginians turn to alternative heat sources to cut gas and fuel costs. More...

Under the dome

Carrico to leave State Fire Marshal for prison post

The need to increase fire-safety education was more evident after a November 9 blaze at Scott Depot that killed nine-year-old Zachary McDaniel and Aubree McDaniel. More...

This Week in West Virginia History

West Virginia Humanities Council1310 Kanawha Blvd., E.Charleston, WV 25301 December 17, 1957 - The J. L. Stifel & Sons calico plant at Wheeling closed. More...

Reading the Messenger

With the soccer stars

David Arist, new resident of Berkeley Springs and husband of Dana Arist (formerly Rainieri), coaches the women’s soccer team at Shepherd University. More...

SUDOKU

The objective is to fill a 9x9 grid with digits so that each column, each row and each of the nine 3x3 sub-grids that compose the grid contains all of the digits from 1 to 9. More...

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