There are 616 matches for the year 2023:

Date PublishedArticle
12-31-2023 WRITER RECALLS 'EARLY GRANTSVILLE' 1931 - Ice Sawed From River, Brick Yard Operation, Old Fair Grounds
12-31-2023 THE GREAT NEW YEARS EVE CRASH OF 2011: DRIVER FLEEING FROM GRANTSVILLE POLICE DEMOLISHES FIVE VEHICLES - Driver Suspended DUI, "Worst Mess Ever"
12-31-2023 DOWN ON ROWELS RUN - A Sunday Afternoon
12-31-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Time Is Timeless In Big Puf, Arley, Zeb, Homer Bob And Burvil
12-31-2023 A CRUMPLED NEW YEARS PRAYER 1948
12-31-2023 2022: PINE CREEK MAN STEVE ALLISON HAS DIED - He Found His Life In Calhoun Backwoods
12-31-2023 2023: MY, HOW TIMES HAVE CHANGED
12-30-2023 "OLD BONES" LOCKNEY STORE PHOTO
12-30-2023 FINK SCHOOL BARELY STANDING - Wanda Bailey Recalled A Different Time
12-30-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - New Years Eve, A Wassail Bowl Of Thera-Flu
12-30-2023 THIS OLE HOUSE: THE BUSCH HOMESTEAD - Freed-Brohard
12-30-2023 80 YEARS AGO: WHITE PINE SWEPT AWAY - "Dearest Little Town In The World," Floods Took Toll In 1930s
12-30-2023 MORE NATURE TAKING OVER MAN-MADE THINGS
12-30-2023 THE HORRIFIC BLUEBEARD OF QUIET DELL - Late Night Tales
12-29-2023 'WE REACH THE SHINING RIVER, LAY WE EVERY BURDEN DOWN' - A Calhoun Baptizing
12-29-2023 REMEMBERING RUBE STUMP - "King Of Swing"
12-29-2023 A MISTY PAST - My Generation, The Last Of Its Kind, A Dinosaur
12-29-2023 RICHARDSON WAS WIDE-AWAKE CALHOUN VILLAGE - Busy Place With A Few Worthless Wags
12-29-2023 DESERT KNOB IS A CALHOUN PEAK - Etched By Winds Of Time
12-29-2023 FLASHBACK 2010: 'MAKING THE BEST BETTER' - 4-H Council Circle Honors Sue And Randall Jones
12-29-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Curiosity, Art And Beauty In The Hills
12-28-2023 LOOKING BACK TOP STORIES - Hur Herald 1999-2002
12-28-2023 ELIZABETH'S INFERNO: 2006 - "Notes From A Fireman's Diary," Historic Roberts Store Burns
12-28-2023 THE AMAZING JUSTIN WIZARD'S RAINBOW JOURNEY ENDS 2011 - Walker Rd. Man Succumbs To Cancer
12-28-2023 LOOKING FOR LOVE - Eighty Four Years Ago Rocksdale Girls Put Note In Bottle, Floats Down The River
12-28-2023 ANNAMORIAH CREEK WINTER REMEMBERED
12-28-2023 SOME TOP HUR HERALD NEWS STORIES FROM YEARS PAST
12-28-2023 A FEW TOP 2019 CALHOUN NEWS STORIES
12-28-2023 MOST FASCINATING NEWS STORIES OF 2018
12-27-2023 LOOKING BACK 2001 - A Few Highlights From The Hur Herald
12-27-2023 HUR HERALD NEWS 2002 - A Few Interesting Highlights From The Year That Was
12-27-2023 FLASHBACK: DEEP WELL GAS DREAMS - Still Resting In The Stars, Calhoun Rests On Rich Deposits
12-27-2023 WINTER DAY ON CROOKED RUN
12-27-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Some Dark Thoughts About A Dark Matter
12-27-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: CARS! CARS! CARS! - THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY!
12-25-2023 MAY PEACE BE UPON YOU
12-25-2023 19 YEARS AGO: SANTA CLAUS COMES TO TOWN
12-25-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Jean Shepherd's Kindness, Then Comes A 'Christmas Story'
12-25-2023 "WE HAVE SEEN HIS STAR" - A Meditation On Christ's Nativity
12-25-2023 2008: JOYFUL FACES - Santa Comes To Grantsville
12-24-2023 21 YEAR FLASHBACK - Pictures From The Holiday
12-24-2023 2001: CHRISTMAS DAY AROUND SUNNY CAL - Some Folks Worked
12-24-2023 OLD NEWS - Christmas Days Of Yore
12-24-2023 A JOYOUS BIG PUF CHRISTMAS - An Off-The-Wall Visit To Jack Cawthon's World
12-24-2023 2009 BLIZZARD HITS REGION - The Deepest Snow Since 1995-96, Major Power Outage, 1000s Stranded On WV Turnpike
12-24-2023 GREETINGS FROM THE VILLAGE OF HUR
12-24-2023 REMEMBERING: DR. CHARLES ALBERT STUMP (1927-2011) CAME HOME - 'The Bridge Between The Living And Dead Is Love'
12-24-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: MY FATHER'S WATCH - A Christmas Gift That Keeps On Giving, Recalls Wayne Underwoods Passing
12-24-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Mernie's Christmas Tree Gift
12-23-2023 FROSTY THE SNOWMAN AT CHLOE - It Snowed In 2008
12-23-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Christmas At A Place Called Home
12-23-2023 HARRIET WHIPKEY: CHRISTMAS DAWNING
12-23-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Remembering Church Christmas, Make Way For Pauline
12-23-2023 A SHORT CHRISTMAS STORY: JESSI COSGROVE: "Just One Gift"
12-23-2023 A SALUTE: MY MOUNTAIN FAMILY
12-23-2023 MILLION YEAR OLD 'BIG FOOT' FOSSILS RE-DISCOVERED IN CLAY COUNTY
12-23-2023 CINNI AND THE CHRISTMAS STORY
12-23-2023 2023: NEW SKYVIEW PHOTOS OF ARNOLDSBURG
12-23-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Christmas: "Come Quick, Daddy's A'dyin"
12-22-2023 COON HUNTIN' CALHOUN STYLE - "That's Ole Red"
12-22-2023 HUR NEWS - Man Invents Solar Powered ATV, Calhoun's Economy "Most Improved"
12-22-2023 GIP, BRAXTON CO. MAN DRAFTED PRO BASEBALL ABOUT 1910 - Spurgeon White Declined His Pick
12-22-2023 GREAT BLUE HERON ON CRUMMIES CREEK
12-22-2023 ADAM REIP HOMESTEAD ON LOWER NICUT - The Prolific Reip Family
12-22-2023 REMEMBERING: WINFIELD SCOTT BAILEY PASSES AT 88 - Minnora Man Close To Simple Gifts
12-22-2023 "DIDN'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT HARD TIMES, IT WAS JUST LIFE" - Ramblings Myrtle McCoy Weaver (1916-1985), Village Of Hur
12-21-2023 ARNOLDSBURG BRIDGE TUMBLES INTO WEST FORK (1962) - Intoxicated Men Claim They Knocked It Down
12-21-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Buzz Buttered Steaks, New World Order Of Food
12-21-2023 COLD CAROLING - A Calhoun Christmas Story
12-21-2023 HOT CALHOUN NEWS 1897
12-21-2023 RITCHIE'S PULLMAN HAD MANSION HOUSES AND RAILROAD - Faded Town Once Thriving Place
12-21-2023 WHAT IS THIS GRANTSVILLE ARTIFACT?
12-21-2023 MILL RUN LONG REMEMBERED CALHOUN ONE ROOM SCHOOL
12-21-2023 BIG ROLY-POLY BEAR ENJOYS WESTFALL BACKWOODS
12-20-2023 2006: DEAD COW FLOATING DOWN LITTLE KANAWHA TO GRANTSVILLE
12-20-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - In the Long-Term We Are All Gonna Die!
12-20-2023 CHRISTMAS: HOW TIMES HAVE CHANGED - Calhoun W. O. "Bill" Umstead 1966
12-20-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Country Entertainment "Appearing Live"
12-20-2023 AROUND THE BEND - Hawk's Nest Magnificent View Supersedes Tragic Deaths, Tunnel Death Toll Covered-Up
12-20-2023 LULA NORMAN'S FOUR GENERATIONS - "Mom, We're Gonna Build You A House"
12-20-2023 80 YEAR OLD LULA NORMAN PUMPS GASOLINE FOR FIRST TIME
12-20-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: ERIC AND ME -"I Still Grieve For Him"
12-19-2023 FLASHBACK: FIFTY YEAR CALHOUN TIME CAPSULE BURIED IN 2003 - Opening Scheduled For 2053
12-19-2023 ARNOLDSBURG BRIDGE TUMBLES INTO WEST FORK (1962) - Intoxicated Men Claim They Knocked It Down
12-19-2023 DUDLEY LUTZ, PEARL KELLEY AND COURTHOUSE CONSTRUCTION - Looking Back
12-19-2023 FLASHBACK: BROOKSVILLE SPEAKEASY BUSTED - Snuff Thief Rolls Over On Arsonists
12-19-2023 DR. HOWARD C. TOEPFER DELIVERED 5,000 CALHOUN BABIES - "He Took Hams, Chickens And Produce"
12-19-2023 ONCE UPON A TIME - Ice Skating On The Little Kanawha
12-19-2023 LESTER MCCUMBERS - A Calhoun Treasure, Life Close To The Earth
12-19-2023 FRIGHT-TIME TRAPPED IN WV'S SINKS OF GANDY - Chills Of Total Darkness
12-18-2023 ELEVEN-YEAR-OLD CIVIL WAR DRUMMER BOY SPRUNG FROM CALHOUN
12-18-2023 MOUNT ZION SCHOOL - One Room School Photo 1934-35
12-18-2023 FLASHBACK PHOTO: The Morris Bower Collection, Lottie Bell Mid-Wife
12-18-2023 MOLLOHAN'S WALKER ROAD CELLAR HOUSE HAS COMFORT FEEL
12-18-2023 COUNTRY ENTERTAINER "BUDDY" STARCHER MUSIC HALL OF FAME - Starcher Was Connected To Regional Starcher Residents
12-18-2023 REMEMBERING CALHOUN'S RAYMOND SCHOOLCRAFT (1937-2015) - Cowboy Dancer
12-18-2023 1901: DANIELS RUN NEWS - Graveling Potatoes, Crawford "Pecks Bad Boy," Eye Sore Epidemic
12-18-2023 2023: LAST OF TANNER BROTHERS "STANDING ON THE ROCK" GOSPEL QUARTET HAS PASSED - Dennis Tanner Was Person Of Place
12-17-2023 REMEMBERING "SPAV" - A Main Street Character, Spav Catches His Man
12-17-2023 MT. ZION DRIVE-IN MEMORIES HANGING ON - Sultry Summer Nights, Parents Gave "Passion Pit" Warning
12-17-2023 LEGENDARY CRESTON DOCTOR REMEMBERED, LIVING TO 105 - Over 66 Years He Wore Out Five Horses, Delivered 2,028 Babies
12-17-2023 A LITTLE TOLD STORY: CALHOUN REGION WAS CLOSE TO BEING PART OF CALIFORNIA (Roane) COUNTY
12-17-2023 SMITHVILLE ECCENTRIC STILL HAS PRESENCE - A Visit To Burleigh McNeil's Cave
12-17-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Saturday Night "Live" In Grantsville, Stillness Of Quiet Streets
12-17-2023 AROUND THE BEND: ROANE'S ULER-ELANA COMMUNITY HOLDS FAST TO COUNTRY LIVIN'
12-17-2023 A REAL TEDDY BEAR'S PICNIC ON SYCAMORE
12-17-2023 THE FAITHFUL RETURNED TO THE LITTLE ROUND CHURCH - "Albert's Chapel" Has Rich 120+ Year History
12-16-2023 CALHOUN'S COURTHOUSE WARS - A Bitter Dispute
12-16-2023 PAULCER MC CUNE FLEES FROM HIS REBEL COMRADES
12-16-2023 FAMILY RETURNS TO PAULCER MCCUNES CAVE - Remote Hollow, Thick Brush, Calhoun Backwoods
12-16-2023 PAULCER'S KNOB RECALLS CIVIL WAR TALES
12-16-2023 2014: SPENCER MURDER VICTIM FINALLY LAID TO REST - Christian Dawn Starcher Seabolt Murdered In 2002
12-16-2023 MURDERER OF CHRISTIAN DAWN STARCHER SEABOLT NEVER FOUND - Body Recovered On Groundhog Ridge 2009
12-16-2023 REMEMBERING: IVY VON YOAK DIES AT 95 - 'The Depression Was My Greatest Teacher', Loving Each Other, Who Will Sing For Him?
12-16-2023 TEN YEARS AGO: NEW $8.8 MILLION ARNOLDSBURG SCHOOL DEDICATION - "The Dream Unfolds"
12-16-2023 THIS OLE HOUSE - Peter Johnson's Elegant Grantsville Home
12-15-2023 1910: A SILVER MINE IN OLD CALHOUN - A Frivolous Scheme
12-15-2023 "MY WONDERFUL FAMILY HELPED US THROUGH" - Calhoun Woman Returned To Yellow Creek Roots
12-15-2023 CALHOUN MOONSHINERS THREATENED "GODLY HEARTS"
12-15-2023 A SLICE OF LIFE ON LAUREL SHOALS - Disappointment Hollow A Forlorn Place
12-15-2023 AMBLER RIDGE MAYHEM RECALLED - "Dust On My Saddle, Mud On My Boots"
12-15-2023 DANIELS RUN NEWS 1901 - Constable Busy, Gathering Corn
12-15-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - HURBONICS: Things Heard On Country Store Porch
12-14-2023 2001: PHOTOGRAPHER FERRIS BARR'S DESCENDANTS RETURN - Scattered Around America
12-14-2023 2004 FLASHBACK: TIS CHRISTMAS IN SUNNY CAL
12-14-2023 1890: WELCH ARRESTED FOR STEALING SNUFF - Sampson Crushes Welch's "Pimple"
12-14-2023 CALHOUN'S FAMOUS CIVIL WAR HOMESTEAD: STARCHER-GIBSON HOUSE - Romance, Mayhem, Death, Gibson's Military Exploits Recalled
12-14-2023 VICTOR BRANNON RECALLED WEST FORK VALLEY LIFE IN 1978
12-14-2023 2014: IRVIN WALKER COMES TO TOWN IN HIS 1920 MODEL-T
12-14-2023 FROZEN WATERFALL ALONG WEST FORK
12-14-2023 MOST FANTASTICAL PHOTO EVER FROM CALHOUN PARK
12-14-2023 ROANE'S ROUND KNOB CHURCH SEEN BETTER DAYS
12-14-2023 MOUNTAIN MUSICIAN BUCK MCCUMBERS DEDICATED "MY CHRISTMAS DREAM" TO STALWART NICUT FAMILIES
12-13-2023 GRANTSVILLE'S POOL HALL WARS: Moral Voters Said "No Go" In 1927 - "Lay Off Croquet And Dominoes"
12-13-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Stop and Take Time to Smell the Ramps; or is That the Legislature?
12-13-2023 THE SILVER BRIDGE WENT DOWN 56 YEARS AGO - "Not To Worry, It Always Sways This Way"
12-13-2023 MEMORIES OF CALHOUN'S "BACK OF BEYOND" MOUNTAIN WOMAN FAST FADING -Remembering Her Hard Scrabble "Fields of Flowers"
12-13-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD - "Dead Eye Dick" Overcome The Odds
12-13-2023 FUNERAL HOME FOUNDER SINCLAIR STUMP RIDES GRANTSVILLE HORSE 1909
12-13-2023 HUFFMANS HAVE OVER 200 YEAR CALHOUN PRESENCE - Helped Establish Bethlehem Baptist Church 1833
12-13-2023 HUR HERALD HAS THOUSANDS OF HISTORICAL PHOTOS ARCHIVED
12-12-2023 FLASHBACK: PRIMERS, POTBELLIED STOVE AND "ATTITUDE ADJUSTER" - Stevens School Artifacts
12-12-2023 MORE MOUNTAIN TALK - Courtesy Of Tom Knotts
12-12-2023 REMEMBERING: DAVID BARR HATHAWAY 1924-2009 - He Treasured Roots And Memories
12-12-2023 MOTHER NATURE'S TAKING OVER
12-12-2023 THE RAILROAD MADE SPENCER A PROSPEROUS COUNTRY TOWN
12-12-2023 1908: YOUNG MOTHER BURNS TO DEATH AT CLARIA
12-12-2023 2023: EXEMPLARY CALHOUN NATIVE DR. DAVE BARROWS HAS DIED
12-11-2023 ARNOLDSBURG HAS FASCINATING HISTORY - Picture Flashback To The 1950's
12-11-2023 REMEMBERING: GILMER NATIVE GLENNA QUEEN DIES AT 107 YEARS OLD IN GRANTSVILLE
12-11-2023 FLASHBACK: Snapshot Of Life In 1905, Life Expectancy 47 Years, Average Wage 22 Cents Hour
12-11-2023 GREAT ALASKAN OUTHOUSE TOUR
12-11-2023 BRANNONS HAVE OVER 200 YEAR CALHOUN HISTORY - Old Peter McCune Donated His Log Cabin
12-11-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Mud Holes, Mud Pies And Other Dirty Adventures
12-11-2023 JOBS TEMPLE AMONG WV'S OLDEST CHURCHES - Gilmer Church Built During Civil War
12-11-2023 SOME STRANGE CALHOUN NEWS FROM LATE 1800, DEAD OR ALIVE
12-11-2023 GRANTSVILLE PHOTOGRAPHER SHERRY MCCORMICK VISITS DOLLY SODS
12-10-2023 WILD, WILD WEST NIGHT IN 1894 GRANTSVILLE - Buffalo Tom's Zany Times
12-10-2023 FLASHBACK: "I FELL IN LOVE WITH CALHOUN COUNTY" - Totten's Connected To River Farm
12-10-2023 WEST FORK CLASSY OUTHOUSE GETS A TRIAL RUN
12-10-2023 MOUNTAIN MONSIGNOR CAME TO CALHOUN - Irish "Padre Of The Hills" Met James Gang
12-10-2023 APPLE FARM: LIKE A GOOD NEIGHBOR, THEY WERE THERE - Recollections Of Calhoun Life
12-10-2023 2017: BOYD DUSKEY LIT THE LIGHTS - Community Servant Returns To Sod
12-10-2023 1909: ANDY MACE: Calhoun County's Oldest Man Still Chews His Tobacco At 96 - Killed 75 Deer One Winter
12-10-2023 WHAT IS THIS STRANGE LIVING THING IN A PINE TREE? - Identified By Herald Reader
12-10-2023 GAWKING DOWN CALHOUN HIGHWAYS
12-09-2023 BEECH VALLEY ONE ROOM SCHOOL 1955-56
12-09-2023 KEMPER AND STURM REMEMBER "DAY OF INFAMY" - December 7, 1941
12-09-2023 WIRT COUNTY GIRL WENT MISSING 51 YEARS AGO - After Years Of Heartache, Family Continues Search
12-09-2023 1924 CHRISTMAS TURKEYS SPENCER STATE HOSPITAL
12-09-2023 "SKY THUNDERS AND STORM CLOUDS DRUM"
12-09-2023 1885 QUARREL OVER WIRT COUNTY COW ENDS IN DEATH
12-09-2023 ASTROPHOTOGRAPHER JEFF BALL SCANS CALHOUN'S DARK SKIES
12-08-2023 REMEMBERING: Rev. Margaret "Peig" Roohan Schmitz, Standing In Silence Against War
12-08-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Village Of Hur's End Times, Angels Sing
12-08-2023 SMITHVILLE ONE OF OLDEST SETTLEMENTS - Along The Staunton Turnpike
12-08-2023 CALHOUN ROCKS - A Natural Cathedral
12-08-2023 FLASHBACK 2011: IN CASE YOU DON'T REMEMBER WHAT WINTER LOOKS LIKE
12-08-2023 BARNS, OUTHOUSES, PIG PENS AND COUPS - Still Standing Reminders Calhoun Farm Life
12-08-2023 A RAINY DAY TOUR ON ANNAMORIAH CREEK
12-08-2023 2023: CALHOUN'S "HOG KNOB BOY" DR. JAMES BEALL MADE MARK IN BIG WORLD - Science To Poetry
12-07-2023 WEST FORK FIRE CLAIMS FIVE YOUTH IN 1916
12-07-2023 HUR CHRISTMAS STAR SENDS MESSAGE ACROSS THE QUIET HILLS
12-07-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL: ROANE MAN MURDERS WIFE FOR WATCHING TV - "Television Came Between US"
12-06-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Big Puf Question: Is Bobby Gene Bubba a Hostage or a Love Slave?
12-06-2023 KNICKERS AND PLUS-FOURS - A 1924 Scene
12-06-2023 2013: ORMA POST OFFICE SHUTTERED AFTER 108 YEARS - Originally Called "Rilla" And "Fez"
12-06-2023 2016: ROCKSDALE NATIVE HAROLD 'TOMMY' WHYTSELL PASSES (1943-2016): PAINTED PRIMITIVE ART LANDSCAPES - Got Artist Gene From Grandfather
12-06-2023 DANIELS RUN NEWS 1903 - CD Is A Hustler, The Golden Gates Opened
12-05-2023 THINGS OVERHEARD IN THE 1950'S - "Kids Today Are Impossible"
12-05-2023 HARD TO BELIEVE, CRESTON WAS A BOOMING TOWN
12-05-2023 A FADED CALHOUN VILLAGE - Industry Store 1940
12-05-2023 22 YEAR FLASHBACK: SOUTHERN JOURNEYS 2000 - Welch And War, Memories Of Long Gone Coal
12-05-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - The Great Ex-Lax Caper
12-05-2023 1906 LETTER REQUESTS CALHOUN PHONE COMPANIES - Phones Came Early To County
12-05-2023 REV. BARNABUS COOK EARLY CALHOUN MINISTER - Cook Traveled From Maine To Calhoun Backwoods 1820
12-05-2023 ODE TO LITTLE JOHNNY HUFFMAN WHO DROWNED 1874
12-04-2023 YOUR CALL IS IMPORTANT TO US - "The Customer Solution Center"
12-04-2023 RESSURECTED NEWS 1897 - Calhoun Ghost Tale, Butter 8 Cents At Wiatt And Barr, Grantsville Had Three Hotels
12-04-2023 2003: SANTA ARRIVES IN GRANTSVILLE - Hometown Country Christmas Concludes
12-04-2023 2003: IT'S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS - Ev'rywhere You Go
12-04-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "My World Ended At The Farthest Hill"
12-04-2023 REMEMBERING: DAN MCDONALD 1926-2007 - Humbly And Respectfully He Dedicated Himself
12-04-2023 MILO: ELLISON HOMESTEAD CONNECTED TO EARLY CALHOUN SETTLERS
12-04-2023 JACKIE ROBINSON LOVED PARTIES AND GATHERINGS - Now Gone With Her Passing
12-04-2023 AROUND THE BEND: SLOW LIFE ON STONY LONESOME - "Mud Knee Deep To An Elephant"
12-04-2023 MOTHER NATURE TAKING BACK
12-03-2023 FLASHBACK 1954: GRANTSVILLE GRADE SCHOOL - Do You Remember?
12-03-2023 YEARS AGO: CLEVELAND TV PERSONALITY WROTE ABOUT HUR - Griffith Brothers Made Me Smile
12-03-2023 THE CHENNOWETHS BUILT PRISTINE WEIGH STATION NEARLY 100 YEARS AGO
12-03-2023 REMEMBERING: "A PURPOSE FOR EVERYTHING UNDER THE SUN" - McDonald Recalls Sheriff's Tragic Death In 1976
12-03-2023 OLD NEWS FROM 1896: Illegal Booze, Highwaymen, Minnora Deaths, Grantsville Street Squabble
12-03-2023 2014: LAST "RUBBER GUN GANG" MEMBER PASSES
12-03-2023 FLASHBACK: WIRT CHILDREN "BRAINWASHED, LIVING A LIE" - Children Never Enrolled In School, Father, Sons Charged With Incest, Crabtree Used "Constitutional Rights"
12-03-2023 WELL-TRAVELED PHOTOGRAPHER CAPTURES "THE SHOOTING TREE" AT HUR
12-03-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "I Looked Them Over Pretty Good" After 60 Years
12-02-2023 REMEMBERING: CHLOE MERCHANT BROOKS COOPER - Real-Life Harness Maker
12-02-2023 PINE CREEK SOFTBALL TEAM EARLY 1950s
12-02-2023 KKK CROSS BURNING CAUSED CRESTON STIR IN 2003
12-02-2023 A RITCHIE COUNTY GHOST TALE - Burnt House's "Deloris the Slave Girl"
12-02-2023 PEEK AT MT. ZION COMMUNITY OVER 100 YEARS AGO - Lloyd Stemple's Giant, Giant Horse
12-02-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Go Rest High Cousin Janet, Alcoholism Plays No Favorites
12-02-2023 MYSTERY SOLVED: LOCATION LOWTHER, CALHOUN COUNTY - Site Of Fling Family Dying From Gas-Oil Explosion
12-01-2023 1895: GRANTSVILLE MAN DIES AFTER DRINKING THREE GALLONS OF CIDER AT COUNTY FAIR
12-01-2023 1914: THREE TEENS ATTENDING CHURCH DROWN IN HENRYS FORK - Six Survived Sinking Boat
12-01-2023 CALHOUN'S POOR FARM - There Was No Place To Go
12-01-2023 WEST FORK PIGS FASTER THAN GREASED LIGHTNING
12-01-2023 JOSEPH DISS DEBAR'S STATE SEAL CELEBRATED - Debar Sketched Calhoun County
12-01-2023 "HALF BREED" GAS PUMPER ENGINE RESCUED FROM WOODS
12-01-2023 BUMPS IN CALHOUN WOODS
12-01-2023 HORNETS NEST 'RIGHT ON GROUND'
12-01-2023 REMEMBERING: DARRELL SHOCK (1931-2017) - Old-Time Calhoun Farmer
11-30-2023 THE HUSKS OF CALHOUN COUNTY
11-30-2023 ST. PAUL CHURCH FROM THE AIR - Simmon's Photo Shows Pastoral Setting
11-30-2023 1998: "THE LAST HURRAH TOUR" OF OLD CALHOUN HIGH - 77 Years End, Skunk Juice, Human Fly
11-30-2023 2010 FLASHBACK: PAUL FLEMING - "I Never Expected To Draw Social Security"
11-30-2023 HERR RESTORES HISTORIC ARNOLD LOG HOUSE - "Best Thing, I Like My Neighbors"
11-30-2023 "OLD SAINT" LULA STARCHER HUGHES RETURNED TO HOME CHURCH AT HUR - She Dies At 103 In 2020
11-29-2023 MACFARLAN WAS A ROUGH AND TUMBLE VILLAGE - Despite Serious History, Most Will Remember The Roadhouses
11-29-2023 HUR NEWS - New Mayor A Visionary, Stimulus Cash Will Build Hur's Liposuction And Soap Factory
11-29-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - In the Spirit Of Giving, This Nurse Gave Too Much!
11-29-2023 ELEVEN YEARS AGO: FIRE DESTROYS DOWNTOWN DEPUE HOSPITAL, SPENCER LANDMARK - Regional Fire Depts. Respond, 800,000 Gallons Water, Firemen Battle Blaze For Hours
11-29-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: MEMORIES OF HARDMAN ALLEY - Underwood Recalls Grantsville Life, Cow Milk, Cowboys, BBs, Bikes And Tingling Ears
11-29-2023 JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS - Free Couch
11-29-2023 WEST VIRGINIA'S COFFINDAFFER CROSSES IN 29 STATES WAS $3 MILLION PROJECT
11-28-2023 2004 WOW! WHAT A KITTY! - 34-Pound Wirt County Bobcat
11-28-2023 DOWN AT THE MOUTH OF OLD STINSON - Blind Ed "Pinned My Ears Back"
11-28-2023 CALHOUN MAN CONNECTS WITH BIRDS OF THE FIELD - Parsons Treasures That Which Surrounds Him
11-28-2023 ROAM'IN MEADOW RUN - Farmers Still Farming
11-28-2023 SECLUSION - Inspired Poetry By Calhoun Woman Touches Human Spirit
11-28-2023 50-YEAR BACK-TO-LANDER JUNE MOORE (1938-2015) JOINED WEST FORK VALLEY SOD - "Never Did Like Those Walmart Bags...Making Do"
11-27-2023 EUCLID POST OFFICE WAS IN CLOSET - Operated By The Reip Family
11-27-2023 MAJOR CARLTON WEAVER RECALLS EARLY GRANTSVILLE DAYS - Earns His Wings
11-27-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - The Hadacol Boogie
11-27-2023 DANIELS RUN NEWS 1922 - New Stony Point Church To Be Erected, George Gibson Dies
11-26-2023 GRANTSVILLE GRADE SCHOOL'S FIRST NEWSPAPER - Flashback To 1936
11-26-2023 2008: GOODYEAR BLIMP CAUSES STIR FLOATING OVER AREA
11-26-2023 PART TWO: BARNS, OUTHOUSES, PIG PENS AND COUPS - Still Standing Reminders Calhoun Farm Life
11-26-2023 PART ONE: BARNS, OUTHOUSES, PIG PENS AND COUPS - Still Standing Reminders Calhoun Farm Life
11-25-2023 'NOT SO PROPER' CALHOUN MOUNTAIN TALK
11-25-2023 CALHOUN REDMEN BECAME VIGILANTES - Legitimate Lodge Turns Brutal
11-25-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Alligator Wrestlin' And Bareback Ridin'
11-25-2023 2006: CALHOUN HIGHWAY NAMED FOR FALLEN SHERIFF: Park Richards "A Hero In Life, A Hero In Death"
11-25-2023 1895 CALHOUN MAP REVEALS A FEW VILLAGES
11-25-2023 BLIND ED HALEY INDUCTED IN WV MUSIC HALL OF FAME - Fiddler Said "Don't Go Up Stinson After Dark," Frequented "Bloody Bucket"
11-25-2023 1901 DANIEL RUN NEWS - Hoop Factory On Daniels Run, Critique On Public Education
11-23-2023 CALHOUN ONCE HAD WORLD'S LARGEST CARBON BLACK FACTORY
11-23-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Observations From Deer Camp From A Gutless Hunter
11-23-2023 FLASHBACK: TURKEYS IN GRANTSVILLE STREET - The Bower Collection
11-23-2023 LINCOLN'S THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION
11-23-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - The Joy Of Pork, A Hur Thanksgiving
11-23-2023 EDITOR AIRS HIS PROBLEMS - "There Is A Woman In It," Thanksgiving 1897, Drunk Doctor's Wife Flees
11-23-2023 78 YEARS AGO: BLINDING FLASH, DEAFENING CONCUSSION AND DEATH - Thanksgiving Tragedy 1945: Cabot Station Explodes
11-23-2023 LUM SHAFFER NOW IN ETERNITY - Saturated With Paraffin, "Burned To A Crisp" In Cabot Station Fire
11-23-2023 EUCLE DANCES A THANKSGIVING JIG
11-23-2023 81-YEAR-OLD GOLDIE RUSH KILLS 13 PT. BUCK WITH BOW 2013 - Thanksgiving 2023 Goldie Rush Has Died
11-22-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Home, A Place Where You're Moving Toward
11-22-2023 LEO CRADDOCK: GREAT SNOW OF '50 AND CURIN' HOG MEAT
11-22-2023 A THANKSGIVING HUNT - Grantsville, 1901
11-22-2023 BOB THE PARROT CLEARLY SPOKE "GUTTER TALK" - Life And Times Of Dudley Lutz
11-22-2023 GREAT SNOW OF 1950 CRIPPLED CALHOUN 73 YEARS AGO - Students Had Two Week Holiday
11-22-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - A Snowbound Thanksgiving Rescue
11-22-2023 DEVILS TEA TABLE - A Wirt County Natural Anomaly
11-22-2023 RUSS RICHARDSON'S BOOK "10,000 DAYS IN THE WOODS" - Driven By Nature, All Things Great And Small
11-21-2023 A LOOK AT MACE'S PIEBALD DEER
11-21-2023 2008: FOUR-POINT SPIKED DOE WAS KILLED ON CRUMMIES CREEK
11-21-2023 THE WV THOUSAND YEAR FLOOD NOV. 1985 - Forty Seven Die
11-21-2023 BILL JARVIS' CALHOUN HALL OF FAME BUCK
11-21-2023 2012: BOHARD MAN KILLS RARE SIKA DEER
11-21-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - It's a Wonderful Life if You Don't Deer Hunt (or Face Reality)
11-21-2023 DEER DANCING OR GETTING READY TO RUMBLE?
11-21-2023 A SOLEMN CEREMONY AT FARMINGTON MINE DISASTER YEARS LATER - Calhoun Family Impacted
11-20-2023 A FAMOUS CALHOUN DEER ENCOUNTER
11-20-2023 THE FIFTIETH CHS CLASS REUNION OF 1928 - Photo From 1978
11-20-2023 DON WEAVER'S DEER CAMP MEMORIES
11-20-2023 OLD NEWS: The Village Of Richardson: Child Killed By Rats, Knifin's And A Worthless Wag
11-20-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "Ya Got Yur Ears On?"
11-20-2023 TOP THIS DEER DANDY - Arnold Kills 2012 Trophy Buck At Arnoldsburg, Woodsman Has Made Unique Finds
11-20-2023 A SAND RIDGE WINTER VISTA
11-20-2023 1918 BASEBALL GAME IN GRANTSVILLE
11-20-2023 HOW ABOUT SOME REDNECK PUMPKIN PIE?
11-19-2023 1936: AUNT MAG GOES TO WAR WITH GRANTSVILLE SKUNKS
11-19-2023 OLD CRESTON PIONEERS & HOMESTEADS RECALLED
11-19-2023 MEMORIES AND AURA OF OLE CALHOUN HIGH SCHOOL DAYS
11-19-2023 CALHOUN LT. GEORGE GIBSONS CIVIL WAR MAYHEM - His Life Recalled By Wife
11-19-2023 TREE ANOMALY IN CALHOUN WOODS
11-18-2023 SUNNY CAL HUNTIN' AND FISHIN' - The First 100 Years
11-18-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Reverend Wilkinsons Gave More Than Fire And Brimstone
11-18-2023 CALHOUN HELPED LAUNCH MANCHIN'S ILLUSTRIOUS POLITICAL CAREER? - Perry Jenkins Challenged Manchin To Debate
11-18-2023 GREASED PIG CAUSES GREAT EXCITEMENT
11-18-2023 WHERE'S SASQUATCH? - Calhoun Man Spotted Bigfoot Thirteen Years Ago - "God In Heaven Be My Witness"
11-18-2023 PAUL MOLLOHAN: GRANTSVILLE DAYS GONE BY PHOTO COLLECTION
11-17-2023 OBITUARY READS FROM 1893 - 'But In Heaven They Will Dwell' Through All Eternity'
11-17-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "Nick: Long Forgotten His Days Of Promise"
11-17-2023 REMEMBERING ILA GREY SNIDER - Founder Of Calhoun High School Alumni Gathering, A Stick To It Woman" Who Kept'em Coming Back
11-17-2023 ORMA FARMER STILL USES ANTIQUE GRADER
11-17-2023 THE FIRST FAMILY OF GEORGE WILLIAM STEMPLE
11-17-2023 CALHOUN 1883 MAP REVEALS EARLY LIFE
11-16-2023 REMEMBERING: HARRIS FAMILY HOLDS FORTH ON DEEP WOODS HOMESTEAD - 91-Year-Old Lyda Harris Recalls Life, Goes To Beyond
11-16-2023 REFLECTIONS ON A PERSEVERING CAT
11-16-2023 AROUND THE BEND: GOIN' UP PETER CAVE
11-16-2023 GLORIOUS RIVER LIFE ALONG THE LITTLE KANAWHA - A Faded History Recorded By Early Photographers
11-16-2023 THIS OLE HOUSE - Memories Along Steer Creek
11-15-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Milkweed Pods, Scrap and Sacrifice, Calhouners Step Up To Plate On Bended Knee
11-15-2023 PHOTO GLIMPSE AT WEST VIRGINIANS DURING GREAT DEPRESSION - 'Hardship, Endurance, Hope," Rivard's Book Brings Struggle To Life
11-15-2023 "YES, WE HAVE NO BANANAS" - Fresh Fruit In Remote Calhoun Village 1913
11-15-2023 DANIELS RUN NEWS 1902 - "Arise Blue Devil, Tell Us What You Know"
11-14-2023 2003: COUNTY POOR FARM HAS SOME "RICHES" - Walter Emery Smith Drills A "Good Well"
11-14-2023 EARLY SETTLERS CARVED A LIFE ON DANIELS RUN - Claria Post Office, Starkey One-Room School - What Happened To Frizlehead?
11-14-2023 TORTUROUS TIMES FOR CALHOUN'S MOCCASIN RANGERS DECEMBER 1861
11-13-2023 YELLOW CREEK MEMORIES - Recollections Of Mary B. Carpenter
11-13-2023 TWENTY PLUS YEARS AGO: HISTORICAL ONE-ROOM SCHOOL HAS OPEN HOUSE AT COUNTY PARK - Stevens School Reminder Of Early Education
11-13-2023 THE GREAT "SENG' SWINDLE OF 1893 - Hayseed Kalhouner Rogues Take The Rap
11-13-2023 SAGITTARIUS SEEN FROM CALHOUN PARK'S DARK SKIES
11-13-2023 THE MOON IS A LOYAL COMPANION - Photos By Sherry McCormick
11-13-2023 CALHOUN NATIVE, DECORATED GREATEST GENERATION SOLDIER HAS PASSED - Walter Criss (1921-2015)
11-13-2023 2016: CALHOUN VETERAN BOB CAIN RECEIVES QUILT OF VALOR
11-13-2023 MOTHER NATURE TAKES OVER MAN-MADE THINGS, SOONER OR LATER
11-12-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Lessons From Chicken, Alaska, New Hope For Village Of Hur, "Royalty Owners Hall Of Shame"
11-12-2023 1936: LACK OF CLUES IN BIZARRE MURDER OF CALHOUN MAN
11-12-2023 LAST GREAT DEPRESSION CREATED CALHOUN'S STONE WALLS
11-12-2023 MINNORA BRIDGE NAMED FOR KOREAN WAR POW JARVIS - Survived 507 Mile Death March
11-12-2023 SOLDIERS DEPARTING GRANTSVILLE FOR WORLD WAR II
11-12-2023 AMAZING EVENING SKY ON TINGLER MOUNTAIN
11-11-2023 GENERATIONS OF VALOR - Calhoun's Doy G. Harris
11-11-2023 SHALL WE GATHER AT THE RIVER - Baptizin' At Frozen, Calhoun Early 1900s
11-11-2023 2011: CALHOUN'S FIRST WORLD WAR II SOLDIER HAS DIED - Lee Roy Jones (1916-2011)
11-11-2023 OVER 100 YEARS AGO WORLD WAR I ENDED- 16 Million Die, Calhoun Men Rose To Cause, Karl Johnson Last Man Standing
11-11-2023 ARNOLDSBURG BRIDGE NAMED FOR MAGNIFICENT CRADDOCK BROTHERS - Six Brothers Served The Nation
11-11-2023 WE HONOR CALHOUN COUNTY SOLDIERS
11-11-2023 IT WAS FIRST CALLED ARMISTICE DAY - Futility Of War
11-10-2023 PHOTOS DURING WORLD WAR II GRANTSVILLE - Town Was In It's Heyday
11-10-2023 "LIFE LOOKED SHORT" IN WWII - Fleming Recalls Great War, Turning 90, Fleming Photographed Experiences With Box Camera
11-10-2023 MEDIC PAUL EVANS RECALLS WAR YEARS - "Bonds Will Never Be Broken"
11-10-2023 AMERICAN WARRIOR: CALHOUN'S MIKE BATES - Memories Of "Thunderhorse Six Alpha"
11-10-2023 SOLIDERS LEAVING GRANTSVILLE FOR WORLD WAR I
11-09-2023 REFLECTIONS: THE WEAVER BOYS - We Honor Our American Veterans
11-09-2023 2002: PATRIOTISM MAY BE SHORT LIVED - VFW Honors War, Elva Yoak Shows Up
11-09-2023 OLD CALHOUN SOLDIER DIES: WHYTSELL RECALLED HORROR OF WAR
11-09-2023 STRANGE NAME PLACES IN WEST VIRGINIA
11-09-2023 WWII AVIATOR GLEN FOWLER: IN HIS OWN WORDS - Recalls War Memories
11-09-2023 MT. ZION RESIDENT HOLLY D. EAGLE JR. RECEIVES FRENCH LEGION OF HONOR - Two Spencer Citizens Recognized
11-09-2023 VIETNAM WALL COMES TO WEST VIRGINIA - Remembering 58,000 Soldiers Killed
11-08-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Herald Columnist Risks Life to Interview Leader of Terrorist Organization
11-08-2023 DECORATED "GREATEST GENERATION" CALHOUN MEN DIED - Cpl. Verdis White, 88; SSG Robert B. Tucker, 90
11-08-2023 FORMER SPENCER WOMAN ELOISE MEADS TELLS HER WWII STORY - War: "God Will Not Allow This To Go On"
11-08-2023 US VETERANS HAVE HIGH HOMELESS RISK - Faces Of The West Virginia Homeless, Breaking The Stereotype
11-08-2023 REMEMBERING: DENVER GANDEE DIES AT 92 IN 2015 - Roane's Illustrious WWII Veteran And Civic Leader, Received France's Highest Military Honor
11-08-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD - BASIC TRAINING AT FORT KNOX, KENTUCKY
11-07-2023 MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT BERNARD PIUS BELL - President Harry Truman Honors Calhoun Man (Part Two)
11-07-2023 MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT BERNARD PIUS BELL - Grantsville Bridge Named For Calhoun Hero (Part Three)
11-07-2023 MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT BERNARD PIUS BELL - Uncommon Deeds Placed Calhoun Man In History (Part One)
11-07-2023 MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT BERNARD BELL: HEROES LIFE RECALLED BY SISTER - "My Heart Is In West Virginia"
11-07-2023 MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT BERNARD PIUS BELL - Plaques Erected In His Honor (Part Four)
11-07-2023 MEDAL OF HONOR BELL'S STORY ALMOST LOST TO HIS CALHOUN BIRTHPLACE - Efforts To Move Bronze Plaque Failed
11-06-2023 REMEMBERING SGT. MAJOR CLOVIS DREXEL ICE - Calhoun Military Hero
11-06-2023 CIVIL WAR VET ISSAC NEWELL GOT HIS MONUMENT
11-06-2023 NICHOLS WAS FULL OF GRACE - He Lived To Tell His War Story
11-06-2023 2007: "IT'S BEEN PRETTY HARD LEAVING MY FAMILY" - Calhoun Soldiers Leaving For Iraq
11-06-2023 BO'S ROOTS IN THE CLAY - Old Soldiers Come In Honor
11-06-2023 MIKE FINK AND NATIVE AMERICAN ENEMIES REST UNDER COLD CALHOUN SOD - Milo Incident Happened Over 238 Years Ago
11-06-2023 2021: JIM BELL HAS DIED - More Than A "History Hero," He Always Showed Up, Honoring His Life
11-03-2023 2001: REMEMBERING COON FORK - A Suburb of Hur
11-03-2023 FATHER QUIRK COMES TO CALHOUN IN 1873 - "Padre Of The Mountains"
11-03-2023 MAP LOVERS WILL LIKE THIS 1933 CALHOUN RENDERING
11-03-2023 CALHOUN'S 1943 US SUPREME COURT 'GRAVEN IMAGE' CASE SURFACED IN WV NEWS
11-03-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL: HYPNOSIS, ESP AND UFO'S CHALLENGED CURIOUS MIND
11-02-2023 THE COUNTRY LIFE - Chet Dowell's Photos, Glory Days Of Football Past
11-02-2023 REMEMBERING: CARL JARVIS FACES LIFE WITH A SMILE - Jack-Of-All Trades, Master Of Many
11-02-2023 JOE'S BEAR GETTING BIGGER
11-02-2023 EARLY 1900'S HORSE BARN STANDS PROUD ON WALNUT ROAD
10-31-2023 FLASHBACK: LEMUELS RUN ONE-ROOM BACKWOODS SCHOOL
10-31-2023 1907: DOCTOR SHOOTS BARNES RUN MAN - 'Poor Old Dr. St. James'
10-30-2023 FLASHBACK 21 YEARS AGO: JOURNEY AROUND THE COUNTY - The Eve Of Autumn
10-30-2023 "THE HUSK" RE-VISITED - 2005 Journey To The Past
10-30-2023 WARNING: ORMA COUPLE BARELY ESCAPED CARBON MONOXIDE DEATH - Efficient Monoxide Detectors Needed
10-30-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: RESCUING SCHOOL BUS HOUSES
10-28-2023 FLASHBACK: GHOSTIES TAKE OVER GRANTSVILLE - Trick Or Treat Scenes
10-28-2023 20 YEARS AGO:HALLOWEEN HOOT AT THE MARKS' - Hundreds Come For The Fun
10-28-2023 CALHOUN'S FAMOUS BETTS GHOST - Apparition, Incubus, Headless Figure - A Demon Seeking Revenge
10-28-2023 BETTS GHOST CAUGHT ON CAMERA - Lost Incubus Looking For House
10-28-2023 BILL UMSTEAD: IS THE BETTS GHOST STILL UP TO HIS OLD HAUNTING?
10-28-2023 CALHOUN'S DANGEROUS HEDGER'S GHOST - Dare You Call His Name
10-28-2023 GLENVILLE'S GHOST SIS LINN - Picturesque Campus With Haunting Past
10-28-2023 ARNOLDSBURG FAMILY CAPTURED GHOSTLY IMAGES
10-28-2023 WV GHOST HOUSE MORE THAN BUMPS IN THE NIGHT - "He Killed Me" Says Voice
10-28-2023 A GHOSTLY APPARITION ON "THE FORK" - Woman Bludgeoned To Death In 100-Year-Old House
10-28-2023 CALHOUN'S OLD JAIL WAS 'GHOSTBUSTED' 2011 - 'Sounds In The Night'
10-28-2023 TERESA STARCHER: PETTY PONDERING - Trick Treated
10-28-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: TRICK OR TREATING AND OTHER ADVENTURES ON MILL STREET
10-28-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Calhoun Halloween Daze Of Yore
10-28-2023 FLASHBACK: GHOST N' GOBLINS STRIKE COUNTY - Grantsville-Arnoldsburg
10-27-2023 BRAXTON COUNTY VILLAGE OF GIP ONCE HAD THREE STORES
10-26-2023 HOW ANNAMORIAH GOT ITS NAME - Freed Destroyed By Fire In 1933
10-26-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Gilligan's Residuals Got Shipwrecked
10-25-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - My Information Highway Is Rutted With Typos
10-25-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD - "The Roadgrader's Coming Up The Road"
10-24-2023 RICHARDSON BUILT BY SWEAT AND TEARS - Cemetery Recalls Tragic Deaths, Rats Kill Infant Child
10-24-2023 MURDEROUS TIMES AND RUTHLESS MAYHEM - Memoirs of Daniel Cunningham: 1928 Criminal History of Roane And Jackson Counties
10-23-2023 MOCCASIN RANGERS ROSTER INCLUDED MANY PROMINENT CALHOUN EARLY COMERS
10-22-2023 2000: WILD LIFE TAKETH OVER - All Creatures Great and Small Seem To Be Doing Well
10-22-2023 1910 CALHOUN PORK CURING RECIPE
10-21-2023 AUTUMN ON THE JOKER - Ridge Running Brings Comfort
10-21-2023 "THE HUSK" - A Backwoods Altar
10-21-2023 FLASHBACK: AUTUMN LEAVES DRIFT BY YOUR WINDOW - Around The Village Of Hur
10-21-2023 BRILLIANCE RETURNED TO CALHOUN WOODS
10-21-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Wandering From The Fold, Guns Came Out
10-20-2023 CURING HOG MEAT THE OLD-FASHIONED WAY - Everet Starcher's Recipe
10-20-2023 FLASHBACK: MARGARET CUNNINGHAM'S GIANT MAPLE LEAVES
10-20-2023 AUTUMN LEAVES SOON TO DRIFT BY YOUR WINDOW
10-20-2023 SEARCHING FOR THE BRILLIANT WOODS - Saw A Big Buck
10-16-2023 JEALOUSY, POLITICAL EXCITEMENT OR RELIGIOUS ENTHUSIAM - Reasons For Admission To State Hospitals
10-16-2023 ALONG THE AUTUMN ROADS - "Unseen Intelligence Which Loved It Into Being"
10-16-2023 THE BRIDGE DAY SIDESHOWS - "Narrow Is The Way," Recalling "Five Dollar Frank"
10-16-2023 2020: WV WRITER JACK CAWTHON HAS DIED - Fanciful Tales From Big Puf, "A Life-Long Friendship"
10-16-2023 2023: IN SEARCH OF JACK CAWTHON - Writer's Fame Eluded Him, Big Puff, Burvil And Granny Pratlow
10-15-2023 REMEMBERING: GILMER HISTORIAN RON MILLER PASSED AT 84
10-14-2023 HIGH IN THE SKY VIEW OF GRANTSVILLE - Bend Of The Little Kanawha River
10-13-2023 HISTORY OF MY COMMUNITY - Arnoldsburg By Mattie Starcher Carper
10-13-2023 REMEMBERING LARRY GIBSON - The Life And Legacy Of The Keeper Of The Mountains
10-12-2023 1885 CHRONICLE REVEALS LIFE AND TIMES - Chicken 5 Cents Pound, Tonsorial Artist Peter Hicks
10-12-2023 GOIN' UP NICUT IN A FLASH - A Few Old Homesteads Still Standing
10-11-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Nostalgic Grantsville, Fanciful Recollections
10-11-2023 THE LAST ROSE OF SUMMER?
10-11-2023 1904: SIX BURN TO DEATH IN CALHOUN FIRE - Just Off Yellow Creek
10-10-2023 THE HARDMANS OF CALHOUN COUNTY - Field Hands And Farm Workers
10-10-2023 SCHOOL BUS TRANSPORTATION FACED MANY STRUGGLES - Calhoun Roads Evoke Spiritual Experiences
10-10-2023 REMEMBERING: THE AMAZING LIFE OF EARL - Earl Hamilton (1960-2015) Special Olympic Achiever, Eagle Scout And Community Servant
10-09-2023 CALHOUN HIGH BURNS TO GROUND IN 1942 - Little Seen Photos
10-09-2023 THIS OLE HOUSE - Arnoldsburg Bungalow Aged, Gray, Worn
10-09-2023 2019: CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR FORMER CALHOUN COMMISSIONER LARRY MCCALLISTER
10-08-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Calhoun Eccentric: Eddie Heard God Speak, Issued Plan For World Peace
10-08-2023 ROWEL'S RUN - Holler Life From Hur To Little Rowel
10-05-2023 2008: FLIGHT OF A LIFETIME ON THE GOODYEAR BLIMP
10-04-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Big Puf Has No Shortage of Flu Shots
10-04-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD - LATE-NITE RADIO
10-04-2023 2023: MAK'IN ' LASSES ON WALKER CREEK - "Super Squeezer" Historian Julius Sears
10-03-2023 HAVE A LITTLE TIME ... FOR JOKER
10-03-2023 STRANGE RITCHIE COUNTY CRITTER ROAMS THE COUNTRYSIDE
10-02-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "Hello Darkness, My Old Friend," The Eve Of War 2003
10-02-2023 THREE YEARS AGO: HUR HERALD CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS STRUCK BY EARTHQUAKE, SORTA ...
10-01-2023 CALHOUN NATIVE JED PURDY'S HOMESTEADING DAYS - University Professor And Author Has Made His Mark
09-29-2023 THIS OLE HOUSE: ELLIS VANNOY HOMESTEAD STANDS PROUDLY AFTER 120 YEARS ON SYCAMORE
09-28-2023 "DON'T FALL IN THE SKIMMIN' HOLE" - Molasses Makin' Was Country Ritual
09-28-2023 A GREAT MOLASSES PARADE - A 2003 Scrapbook
09-28-2023 FLASHBACK 2003: ALWAYS AT THE END OF THE PARADE - But Worth The Wait
09-28-2023 GRAY BARKER WAS MASTER HOAXER - Braxton Native Created "Men In Black"
09-28-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "An Embalmer's Nightmare"
09-26-2023 BUCHANAN TALE 23 YEARS AGO: HOGS DIE IN CALHOUN MUD - Down Around Creston
09-26-2023 58 YEARS AGO: GRANTSVILLE'S LAST GREAT FIRE 1966
09-26-2023 FLASHBACK: CHASIN' VARMINTS AT MOLASSES FEST - Kids Have A Hoot
09-26-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "I DIDN'T KNOW THEY DIED" - The Changing Face Of Dying
09-26-2023 THE EDGE OF FALL ON THE JOKER RIDGE - "But What Do You See"
09-25-2023 2001: REBEKAH LODGE STIRS THE KETTLE - Apple Butter Day On Phillips Run
09-25-2023 FLASHBACK: APPLE BUTTER TIME AGAIN - Lots Of Stirrin' On Russett Road
09-25-2023 THIRTEEN YEAR FLASHBACK: NWS CONFIRMS PALESTINE TORNADO AT 100 MPH - Burning Springs Swathe Declared High Wind
09-25-2023 WHERE IT HAPPENED: CALHOUN SHERIFF KILLED IN DEEPWOODS HOLLOW 47 YEARS AGO
09-25-2023 WE GRACIOUSLY THANK THOSE WHO CONTINUE TO SUPPORT HUR HERALD PROJECT
09-21-2023 1894: ROBBERS RETURN 15 CENTS AFTER HOLD-UP
09-20-2023 HUR HERALD NEEDS HELP TO KEEP ARCHIVES/HISTORY ON-LINE
09-19-2023 HEADLESS GHOST OF CENTRALIA BRAXTON COUNTY - Family Claimed They Came From The Moon
09-18-2023 GARY WAYNE'S SECRET TO SURVIVING THE LONG WINTER
09-18-2023 CALHOUN RADIO DAZE - Calhoun Almost Got A Radio Station Twice, Settled For Illegal Stations, PDQ in Grantsville, WHUR In Hur
09-18-2023 SPENCER RADIO STATION WSPZ/WVRC CELEBRATING OVER 60 YEARS - 'Spawned The Famous, The Accomplished, The Rich...And The Rest Of Us,' Radio Career Took A Dive
09-18-2023 MOSE HOLE AND RICHARDSON BEACH SWIM SEASON CLOSING
09-17-2023 MEADS RECALLS EARLY DJ JOB AT SPENCER RADIO STATION
09-17-2023 ENJOY VAST HUR HERALD ARCHIVES - History, Humor, News, Old Photos
09-16-2023 FLASHBACK 2010:BARRERA'S DOGFIGHTS ATTRACTED OUT-OF-STATE VISITORS - Fight Trailer Splattered With Blood
09-15-2023 WILLARD, WOOLLY WORMS OR THE FARMER'S ALMANAC - Winter Forecast Shaky Business
09-15-2023 A MESSAGE FOR TODAY: BEYOND DIRTY POLITICS - The Ghost of Reason Kerby
09-14-2023 2023:MARKER DEDICATION HELD FOR CALHOUN REVOLUTIONARY WAR PATRIOT GEORGE COLEMAN CONNOLLY AT WRIGHT CEMETERY
09-11-2023 TWENTY TWO YEARS AGO: CALHOUNERS REACT TO DAY OF TERROR - America Attacked 9-11
09-11-2023 9-11: WE'LL GO FORWARD FROM THIS MOMENT - What Was It You Hoped We Would Learn?
09-11-2023 REMEMBERING 9-11 - Calhoun High School Takes Time Out In 2001
09-11-2023 TWENTY ONE YEARS SINCE CALHOUNERS "WENT TO THE MOUNTAIN" - 9-11 Prayers Offered, Candles Lit For Life In America
09-11-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Days Of Tears 9-11
09-11-2023 RELIGION + HATE = 9-11 - Answers To The Why Questions
09-11-2023 9-11 MAYHEM RECALLED - Wonderfulness Where We Plant Our Feet
09-07-2023 ENJOY VAST HUR HERALD ARCHIVES - History, Humor, News, Old Photos
09-07-2023 HUR HERALD NEEDS HELP TO KEEP ARCHIVES/HISTORY ON-LINE
09-06-2023 FLASHBACK 27 YEARS: INTRODUCTION TO HUR HERALD
09-06-2023 THE ERSTWHILE VILLAGE OF HUR - Fading Even More
09-06-2023 FLASHBACK 1999: SHEDDING LIGHT ON SUNNY CAL - Charleston Newspaper Features Hur Herald
09-06-2023 THE HUR HERALD: "A Poor Persons Paper"
09-06-2023 HUR HERALD CELEBRATED 25TH ANNIVERSARY: STANDING ON THE EDGE OF MEMORY - Roots In The Clay, 2023 HISTORY STORIES CONTINUE
09-06-2023 DONATONS NEEDED TO KEEP HUR HERALD ONLINE
09-04-2023 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF BLAIR MOUNTAIN - Celebration Will Recall Tortuous Times
09-04-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - My Mother's Hands
09-04-2023 FRUITS OF THY LABOR - The Honoring Of Work
09-04-2023 2009: A REAL LABOR DAY PARADE - Not Hijacked By Massey Coal
09-01-2023 CRESTON'S LYNCH RECALLED GREAT DIRIGIBLE CRASH - Shenandoah Goes Down In 1925
09-01-2023 EIGHTEEN YEARS AGO: CALHOUNER'S OPENED THEIR HEARTS TO HELP KATRINA VICTIMS - 'Genuine Sign Of Good Heartedness,' Now Comes Ida
09-01-2023 THE LAST CUTTING - Fragrance Mown Hay On Calhoun Landscape
09-01-2023 2023 CASTLE FOR SALE: SOUTHERN JOURNEYS - Coalfields Architectural Delight: Itmann Store Complex, Faded Mullens
08-30-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Remembering: Kacy Sky Divin' And Rocky Mountain Climbin'
08-29-2023 60 YEARS AGO: KING'S "I HAVE A DREAM" SPEECH HAD VISIONARY MESSAGE - Martin Luther King, Jr. Aug. 28, 1963
08-29-2023 BRUTALITY ON THE FRONTIER - Real Life Of Jesse Hughes
08-28-2023 UFO FIRST PERSON ACCOUNT - McDonald's 1947 Calhoun "Cigar Shaped" UFO Story
08-28-2023 ELEVEN YEARS AGO: TROOPERS GUNNED DOWN AT WALLBACK - Tragic Event Recalled
08-27-2023 CALHOUN NATIVE COACH DICK STURM HONORS COACH WAYNE UNDERWOOD
08-26-2023 CALHOUN DRASTICALLY CHANGES SINCE 1956 CENTENNIAL
08-25-2023 21 YEARS AGO: ALTIZER LANDMARK BURNS TO GROUND - The Morgans Held Forth
08-25-2023 ELEVEN YEARS AGO: DERECHO STORM DOWNS TREES, CRUSHES STRUCTURES AND PLAYS HAVOC WITH ELECTRIC/PHONE SERVICE
08-25-2023 ELEVEN YEARS AGO: RARE, DESTRUCTIVE DERECHO STORM SWEEPS ACROSS CALHOUN - 'Fighters And Survivors'
08-25-2023 KUDZU: THE WEED THAT SMOTHERED THE SOUTH INVADED ARNOLDSBURG
08-24-2023 2019: ROARING DOWNTOWN FIRE DESTROYS BUILDINGS IN SPENCER - Regional Fire Departments Respond
08-23-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: "Grandpa Was A Tough Ole Guy"
08-23-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - A Headless Corpse, Spirits Helped Suvival
08-20-2023 A MAN OF MANY VERSES - Poet Harry Newell Came Home
08-20-2023 REMEMBERING: CALHOUN POET HARRY NEWELL - "What I Found"
08-16-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD - "Low-Down Cowards Poisoned Minnie"
08-15-2023 LOOKING BACK:The Whytsell Family Arnoldsburg
08-15-2023 DAVE PEYTON: THE GOOD OLD DAYS WERE BAD AS WELL - Getting Locked Up In Weston
08-15-2023 2023: OLD SAINTS CEDAR GROVE CHURCH RETURN ONE MORE TIME
08-12-2023 2022: CALHOUN POET HARRY NEWELL HAS DIED AT 90 - A Man Of Many Verses, A Risen Life While On Earth, Clung To His Roots
08-12-2023 POET HARRY NEWELL: PAINTING PICTURES WITH MY PEN
08-09-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Might Be A Book, Might Be Tapeworms
08-08-2023 OLD NEWS: Business Block In Spencer Destroyed 1914
08-08-2023 "SASSAFRAS TEA, HOMINY, SOW JOWLS AND CORN BREAD" - The Whytsell Reunion 2019
08-06-2023 WHYTSELL REUNION TODAY - 50 Years Or More
08-05-2023 WHYTSELL REUNION SUNDAY AUGUST 6: RANDALL WHYTSELLS "MY WEST FORK VALLEY HOME" - Mountain Music Markers, Primitive Artists
08-04-2023 TWELVE YEARS AGO: CALHOUN RESIDENTS FEEL EARTHQUAKE TREMORS - Last Big Virginia Quake Was In 1897
08-04-2023 THIRTEEN YEARS AGO: NINTH MINOR EARTHQUAKE HITS BRAXTON COUNTY - WV Officials Say No Link To Drilling Operations, Ohio, Arkansas Officials Differ
08-02-2023 SIDNEY UNDERWOOD: SHIRLEY HOSEY - "Feared No Man, Survived Many Dangers"
07-31-2023 CALHOUN HUGHES FAMILY DESCENDANTS OF FRONTIERSMAN JESSE HUGHES - Joker Homestead Still Holding
07-28-2023 SWINGING BRIDGES WERE NOT FOR THE FAINT OF HEART
07-24-2023 REMEMBERING: CHARLEY BOOHER QUIETLY "CRASHED" AT 98 - Wanderlust On Bikes, Planes And Automobiles
07-15-2023 FAR FROM THE MADDENING CROWD:1999: Calhoun More Old Than New, Lurching Into New Millennium
07-11-2023 GRANTSVILLE'S CURRENT MASONIC HALL 100 YEARS OLD - Original Lodge Built 1889
06-29-2023 CALHOUN'S ONE ROOM SCHOOLS HAD CHALLENGES OVER 100 YEARS AGO - Two Outhouses Required
06-22-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Davis Grubb's WV Film "Night Of The Hunter" Still In Top 100 Movies Of All Times -"Fools Parade" Based On Life Of Creston Murderer Holly Griffith
06-21-2023 BIG MUSKY LANDED IN LK RIVER
06-20-2023 JAMES HAUGHT: WHAT IS WEST VIRGINIA'S BEST HOPE? - "Far From The Madding Crowd," Who Would Want Sardine-Like Living?
06-15-2023 FLASHBACK 20 YEARS: NO SUSPECTS IN DOUBLE SHOOTING HICKS-GROVES - State Police Say Neighbors Reported Shooting, Discovered Bodies
06-11-2023 LIKE AN EAGLE THEY FLY - Sunny Cal Air Tour
06-06-2023 MOMENTS IN TIME - Peacemaker Gets Nasty Dog Bite in 1897
06-06-2023 2008: HISTORIC CRESTON STORE DESTROYED IN ROARING FIRE
06-05-2023 REMEMBERING: WELL-KNOWN CALHOUN MAIL CARRIER - Oda Carpenter (1914-2012)
05-31-2023 CAWTHON'S CATHARSIS - Earth Day is Earthy in Big Puf
05-26-2023 AUNT NETTIE'S PARLOR, STUMP HOTEL RE-CREATION - Dramatic Restoration Calhoun Historical Society
05-16-2023 STARLING BARTLETT: EARLY CALHOUN HISTORY - Schoolhouse Cave
05-15-2023 ELIZABETH'S HISTORIC ROBERTS STORE: 1887
05-12-2023 ARNOLDSBURG FROM THE AIR - Birds-Eye View
05-11-2023 2023: WEST VIRGINIA DEAD LAST BROADBAND ACCESS
05-10-2023 CALHOUN'S SESQUICENTENNIAL 1856-2006 SLIPPED BY - Flashback 1956 Centennial, Dancing In The Streets
05-08-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "Sure Was A Great Banjo Picker"
04-29-2023 2023: STUDY SAYS WEST VIRGNIANS ARE SKEPTIC BELIEVERS IN SCIENCE - Will The Moneychangers Win?
04-24-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - George Richards' "Christianity In The Old Fashioned Way"
04-24-2023 2014: "DROOPY DRAWERS" THEFT SUSPECT INDICTED
04-23-2023 EARTH DAY 2024 - Selfishness
04-17-2023 ED RABEL: SELFISHNESS IS KILLING US
04-08-2023 2023 UPDATE: WV STATE POLICE IN DEEP HOTWATER OVER MISCONDUCT - Suits Filed Over Dressing Room Cameras, Two Suits Filed Over Rape
04-07-2023 HISTORIC MOORE HOUSE BURNS AT MT. ZION - Site Of Historic Road House
04-04-2023 FOUR YEARS AGO: ARC $240,000 CALHOUN DARK SKIES GRANT DEAD AFTER BEING ISSUED - Such Rescinding Not Seen In 35 Years
04-03-2023 REMEMBERED CALHOUN WOMAN: FRANKIE MOWERY, MOTHER OF NINE SONS
03-24-2023 ROWELS RUN STORYTELLER HELMA STARCHER HAS PASSED
03-21-2023 2023 REMEMBERING: WELL KNOWN CALHOUN VETERINARIAN JOE CAIN SERVED REGION 60 YEARS
03-21-2023 DR. JOE CAIN'S FUNERAL THURSDAY AT BIG BEND
03-19-2023 RECORD MUSKIE CAUGHT IN LITTLE KANAWHA RIVER
03-17-2023 THE IRISH COMETH - Suffered Bigotry And Backlash From "Real Americans"
03-15-2023 2023: FUNDING CRISIS CLOSING EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES IN WV - State Legislature Mostly Ignores Problem
03-05-2023 WIANT & BARR DEPARTMENT STORE HAD 50 YEAR RUN - Grantsville Had Lots Of Department Stores
02-28-2023 MT. ZION DRIVE IN FURTHER FADES FROM GLORY DAYS
02-24-2023 2023: CARL MARKS STILL MINISTERING AFTER 67 YEARS - Recalls Life And Times Rev. Billy Schoolcraft
02-23-2023 FLASHBACK: OLE TIME PREACHER MAN CARL MARKS HAS WEST FORK VALLEY GATHERING
02-23-2023 REMEMBERING LUCY MARKS - She Never Grew Old (1915-2008)
02-23-2023 FLASHBACK: REV. CARL MARKS CELEBRATES 80 - Ole Time Preacher Giving Message For 63 Years
02-23-2023 FLASHBACK: OLE TIME PREACHER MAN CARL MARKS CELEBRATES 64 YEARS IN MINISTRY - Marks Clan Gather On West Fork
02-21-2023 WHY DOESN'T SOMEONE DO SOMETHING ABOUT...? - Volunteerism Nearly Dead, Mass Media Becomes "Soma"
02-18-2023 DONATIONS NEEDED TO KEEP HUR HERALD ONLNE
02-18-2023 DONATIONS NEEDED TO KEEP HUR HERALD ONLINE
02-17-2023 DONATIONS NEEDED TO KEEP HUR HERALD ONLINE
02-16-2023 HERALD'S EARLY DAYS - "Web Site A Beauty"
02-16-2023 FIRST ARTICLE HUR HERALD - "A QUESTIONABLE PUBLICATION"
02-16-2023 HUR HERALD CEASES NEWS AFTER 25TH ANNIVERSARY: 'YA GOT IT ALL WRONG' - Herald Foibles, Perseverance And Rewards
02-16-2023 "ODE TO H-SQUARED" - Dedicated To Those Who Have Blessed Us
02-16-2023 A EULOGY TO THE HUR HERALD
02-16-2023 A TREASURE TROVE OF WORDS AND IMAGES - Will Herald Archives Remain On-Line?
02-12-2023 REQUEST FOR FUNDS TO KEEP HUR HERALD ON-LINE
02-09-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - "Goin' To The Dogs," Tenants Of Love For Pets
01-31-2023 REMEMBERING: BOB GROVES LONGTIME CALHOUN LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER DIES 2023
01-30-2023 1919: Silent Movie Picture Shows Come to Grantsville
01-30-2023 PAULCER MCCUNE PARDONED AFTER CIVIL WAR
01-29-2023 SUNNY CAL JOURNAL - Calhoun Educator Dr. Robert Rentschler Searched For Life's Meaning
01-25-2023 2023: NUCLEAR DOOMSDAY CLOCK FLUTTERING AGAIN - Now 90 Seconds To Doomsday
01-16-2023 "BLACKS DON'T EVEN HAVE A SOUL" - Prejudice And Bigotry Thrives In 21st Century
01-15-2023 HEARD: AS UGLY AS SIN, AS FAT AS A PIG
01-15-2023 TWELVE YEARS AGO: NEVER-ENDING RUSH MURDER CASE GOING TO TRIAL THIRD TIME - Supreme Court Overturned Verdicts Twice Over State Police Blunders
01-14-2023 FLASHBACK: CALHOUN'S EFFORTS TO CHANGE WV FUNDING FORMULA BEEN 25 YEAR EFFORT
01-12-2023 2019: DARKNESS HAS FALLEN ON CALHOUN'S DARK SKIES PROJECT
01-12-2023 FLASHBACK: CALHOUN MAN HOSKINS SENTENCED FOR CHILD STRANGULATION MURDER
01-07-2023 AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHERS GIVE CALHOUN PARK A "TEN"
01-07-2023 IN THESE TIMES: CONSPICUOUS CONSUMPTION OF THE MIND - Quiet Under A Persimmon Tree Vs. Entertaining Ourselves To Death
01-05-2023 2016: SNOWFALL AT HUR 18 INCHES - Few Problems Reported In County, Calhoun Folks Hunkered Down
01-05-2023 1939 CALHOUN HIGH YEARBOOK - See Your Folks?
01-05-2023 2020: "TILLY" DIED - "We Should Cherish Our Living Beings"