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Ripley Hosts Celebration and Fair

Visitors to Ripley may soon enjoy two celebrations. The town is home of West Virginia’s oldest art & craft event and a week-long celebration of America’s Independence. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Mountain State Art & Craft Fair. Known as “The Granddaddy” of fairs, it dates back to the state’s centennial celebration in 1963.
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WWII veteran returns home for final days with help from MetroHealth

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - As the last living WWII Medal of Honor recipient nears his final days, he will be resting in his own home. Hershel Woodrow ‘Woody’ Williams was the VIP passenger Saturday morning for the Metro Life Flight team, along with his grandson Brent. According to...
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Gritt's Farm hosts annual Sunflower Summer Kick-Off

BUFFALO, W.Va. (WCHS) — Through the hills in Buffalo, West Virginia, you will find signs for Gritt's Farm, which is a 4th generation family owned farm. "Lineage wise, my great grandparents came over from Italy in the early 1900s and purchased the farm we are on today in 1927," General Manager Brad Gritt said.
BUFFALO, WV

West Virginia aviator honored at memorial service

CHARLESTON, WV (AP) — A West Virginia aviator who trained more than 40,000 pilots has been honored at a memorial service at a county courthouse, officials said. The Kanawha County Commission said the flag at the courthouse in Charleston was lowered to half–staff Saturday in honor of Benny Mallory, who was described by officials as a local aviation pioneer.
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Reporter’s Notebook: Party time in West Virginia

For the last week or so, “party” has been the key word as West Virginia celebrates 159 years as a state, as I celebrate four years as your state government reporter in Charleston, and as both political parties make news for good and ill. I was expecting more...
CHARLESTON, WV
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Johnson not letting Bearcats settle for less despite loss of strong senior class

It’s been just over three months since Grafton’s boys basketball program wrapped up its most successful season in recent memory. The senior-laden Bearcats won 18 games and were seeded fifth in the Class AAA state tournament, where GHS suffered a quarterfinal loss to Wheeling Central Catholic despite holding a 10-point lead in the third quarter.
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KCHD to administering COVID-19 vaccines to children under five years of age on Monday

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Kanawha-Charleston Health Department will begin administering COVID-19 vaccines to children under five years of age on Monday. The health department (KCHD) announced the decision last week, following officials ordering the approved Pfizer and Moderna vaccines formulated for children under five. “This development is a godsend...
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