September 17, 2014 RSS feed / Columns

This Week in West Virginia History

West Virginia Humanities Council1310 Kanawha Blvd., E.Charleston, WV 25301 September 17, 1848 - Artist Lily Irene Jackson was born in Parkersburg. More...

Round The Town

—LADY SAYS: If everything is coming your way, you’re probably just in the wrong lane. —Today, September 17, is Constitution Day. Why not take the chance to read it through again? More...

Under the dome

Cities & towns seek Home Rule slots to tackle key issues

A total of 22 West Virginia cities have applied for the 16 new slots in the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Pilot Program. And they won't have to wait long to learn whether or not they have made the cut. More...

Wish I’d said that

Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of someone else. More...

A Word A Day

All readers are welcome to submit their favorite words, along with a dictionary definition, on a rotating basis. Watch the line at the bottom of the column – the one that says “Next words start with…” More...

Reading the Messenger

On a Central American beach

Mia Roberts (left) and Stephanie Shain took The Morgan Messenger on their summer vacation in Playa Ocotal, Costa Rica. More...

County Agent’s Corner

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129 Fairfax Street, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411www.wvu.edu/~exten/ Get out your family recipes and enter More...

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