The Humane Society of Morgan County has been over capacity with cats and dogs for quite some time. The Humane Society needs people to adopt their shelter dogs and cats. The organization would also like more volunteers to help with many different operations.
Former Coolfont owner Sam Ashelman and contractor Wayne Omps of Colonial Village Industries, Inc. have created a geothermal demonstration home. People will be able to see geothermal technology first-hand.
The Empty Bowls Benefit is scheduled for Friday, November 16 from 4-7 p.m. at Widmyer Elementary. Local organizations and volunteers began the event to bring attention to homelessness and hunger during National Homeless Week.
Morgan County West Virginia University extension agent Bob Knight is retiring from service. His last official day is tomorrow. Knight began his position as the county extension agent in September, 2003.
Applications for current openings on the Morgan County Fire Board and the Morgan County Economic Development Authority will be accepted until November 16. The county hopes to fill the volunteer board positions as soon as possible, said administrative assistant Bette Kidwell.