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“Super-supermoon” coming Sunday night
“Super-supermoon” coming Sunday night

Find out how to photograph this impressive sight

Sunnyside changes could bring higher rents, but a safer area
Sunnyside changes could bring higher rents, but a safer area

MORGANTOWN — He calls it “The Claw,” and he’d like to see it used more often. From a seventh-story window of University Place, a new student housing complex in the Sunnyside neighborhood,...

Review: Death’s all in the family in ‘Rogue Legacy’
Review: Death’s all in the family in ‘Rogue Legacy’

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — There was a moment during my time with “Rogue Legacy” that I considered turning off my PlayStation 4 and never turning it on again. OK, that’s not entirely true. There were several of those moments....

Funerals for: August 09, 2014

Adkins, James E. 1 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Chapel, Charleston.

Bailey, Lowell R. Noon, Matics Funeral Home, Clendenin.

Bennett, Tommy R. 1 p.m., White Funeral Home, Summersville.


Barbara "Babs" Buckner
Barbara "Babs" Buckner

Barbara "Babs" Buckner, 79, of Pinch, passed away Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

Although most of her life she was a homemaker, she also worked for the state of West Virginia Department of Highways, from where she...

Evelyn Steadman

Evelyn Russell Steadman, 87, formerly of Huntington, went to be with our Lord on Aug. 5, 2014. She was the devoted wife of Charles Thomas Steadman, who has been awaiting her since September 2007. She was a member of Central Christian Church in...

Diane Burton Rose
Diane Burton Rose

Diane Burton Rose, 67, of Charleston, went to be with the Lord on Aug. 6, 2014, at CAMC General Hospital after sustaining injuries from an automobile accident.

Diane was a homemaker and a Christian. She was preceded in death by her parents,...

Nickolas Rosenbalm
Nickolas Rosenbalm

Nickolas J. Rosenbalm, 36, of Charlotte, N.C., formerly of Charleston, W.Va., passed away peacefully on Aug. 6, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby "Jackie" Preston Rosenbalm, and infant sister, Linda Edwards. He is survived by his...

Robert S. Washington
Robert S. Washington

Robert Scott Washington of Cross Lanes passed away Aug. 7, 2014, at CAMC General Hospital.

He was born in Charleston, a son of James and Linda Starcher Washington of Cross Lanes.

Robert was preceded in death by brothers, James Washington...

Tommy E. Gibson

Tommy Eugene Gibson, 50, of Evans, died Aug. 8, 2014. Service will be 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 10, at Casto Funeral Home Chapel, Evans, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

Colleen M. Preast

Colleen M. Preast, 89, of Summersville, died Aug. 7, 2014. Service will be 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, at New Life Assembly, Summersville, with visitation beginning one hour prior. Arrangements by Waters Funeral Chapel, Summersville.

Virginia "Buck" Ellis

Virginia "Buck" Ellis, 60, of Whitman, died Aug. 7, 2014. Service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, at James Funeral Home Chapel, Aracoma. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, at the funeral home.

Ronald C. Kibble

Ronald Charles Kibble, 65, of Sandyville, died Aug. 7, 2014. Service will be 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood. Visitation will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Monday and a private viewing for family and close friends will be from 2:30...


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