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Heston Farm estate sale to benefit WV Caring Hospice

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WBOY) — A massive estate sale in Fairmont is being billed as a “decorator’s dream.” The owners of Heston Farm are downsizing their collection of items from their business and personal collections, and the proceeds will benefit WV Caring Hospice, according to a press release sent Wednesday. The collection is described in the […]
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WV Italian Heritage Festival returns after 2 year hiatus

CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - For the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic, the West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival is returning to Clarksburg. On Wednesday, the Harrison County Commission granted festival organizers $3,000 in funding. County Commissioner David Hinkle says the festival is not only a staple for Clarksburg but for...
CLARKSBURG, WV
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Clarksburg Water Board offers free water as incentive for completing survey

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Clarksburg Water Board customers will have an opportunity to receive free water for six months as an incentive for returning a survey. The CWB will be mailing out surveys to determine the composition of customer-side service lines and where people most at risk of complications from lead exposures are located at.
CLARKSBURG, WV
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FCI Gilmer inmate sentenced for threat charge

CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - An inmate at Federal Corrections Institution Gilmer was sentenced on Monday for a threat charge, officials said. Shawn L. Price, 42, was sentenced to 5 years behind bars, according to United States Attorney William Ihlenfeld. Price pleaded guilty in May to one count of “Transmitting Threatening...
CLARKSBURG, WV

Restaurant Road Trip: The Fruitful Market

JANE LEW, W.Va. (WBOY) — The Fruitful Market opened its doors for business about a month ago, after Hannah Furby and her husband jumped at the opportunity when the building went up for sale. The Furby family had always wanted to open a produce and meat market, and they felt that this was their chance. […]
JANE LEW, WV
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Happy Tales: Mystic and James McManus

SALEM, W.Va. (WBOY) — James McManus spends much of his time traveling between Pennsylvania and Parkersburg via Interstate 79 and U.S. Route 50. One day, he decided to change up his stopping point. “I typically stop in Clarksburg at a rest area to walk my dogs,” McManus said. “I bypassed that and decided to pull […]
CLARKSBURG, WV

Marion County Commission honors Army National Guard veteran

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WBOY) — The Marion County Commission honored an Army National Guard veteran at its meeting on Wednesday. Toby Heaney received a proclamation for his service. The West Virginia native served from January 1997 to October 2021 in the Army National Guard. Most of that time was as an active-duty artilleryman. Heaney is a graduate of […]
MARION COUNTY, WV
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Preview: Lewis County taking it one day at a time

WESTON, W.Va – After a two-year streak of playoff appearances was snapped in 2020, a 2-8 finish in 2021 left the Lewis County Minutemen short of the postseason for the second year in a row. A large contingent of sophomore and junior contributors are now juniors and seniors and the focus for fall camp so […]
LEWIS COUNTY, WV

US Mid-Amateur Qualifier tees off in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (WBOY) — Sixty-eight golfers teed off at the Bridgeport Country Club on Wednesday to take part in the U.S. Mid-Amateur Qualifier. The top three golfers from the event will qualify for the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship held in Erin, Wisconsin from Sept. 10 through Sept. 15. “It’s exciting not only for these golfers locally […]
BRIDGEPORT, WV

Mobile lung cancer screening unit coming to Marion County

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WBOY) — A mobile lung cancer screening unit is coming to Marion County.   LUCAS is a state-of-the-art service from WVU Medicine that offers low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) scans. In West Virginia, more people die of lung cancer than colorectal, prostate, and breast cancer combined. LUCAS travels to the 42 counties in the […]
MARION COUNTY, WV

Weston woman awarded for preserving Old Hill Cemetery

WESTON, W.Va. (WBOY) — A Weston woman’s efforts to restore the Old Hill Cemetery have earned her the Historic Landscape Restoration Award, presented through the Preserve WV AmeriCorps program. The city’s Vice-Mayor Sherry Rogers said in a press release Tuesday that Anna Cardelli took an interest in the cemetery when she moved to Weston, and […]
WESTON, WV
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Fairmont church needs help rebuilding

FAIRMONT, W.Va (WDTV) - A local church has been trying to rebuild, but now they need more help. “If you can see the church behind me; its leaning, and its old, and its not safe to be in, but the Lord’s holding it up until we get it built,” said Pastor Paul Mitchell.
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