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Wheeling Central’s Harler leads boys Class A All-State

Maroon Knights’ junior is committed to play at WVU

Putnam County Board of Education approves 2015-2016 school calendar

In a routine meeting Monday night, the Putnam County Board of Education approved the 2015-2016 academic calendar.

The approved calendar calls for the 23 schools in Putnam County to start classes on Aug. 20, and would end instruction on June 2....

Funerals for: March 24, 2015

Ballard, Virginia 2 p.m., Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville.

Carlson, Louise 6 p.m., James Funeral Home, Logan.

Hill, Charlene C. 7 p.m., Cunningham

Holstein, Kenneth R. 11 a.m., Handley...

Audrey Fuller Bowen
Audrey Fuller Bowen

Audrey Fuller Bowen, 94, of South Charleston, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 22, 2015.

She was a wonderful, loving grandmother and a good cook. Audrey enjoyed going to Hawks Nest State Park and loved her dogs. She was a member of ...

Stephen W. Reed
Stephen W. Reed

Stephen W. Reed, 70, of Dunbar, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015.

He was a U.S. Army veteran and worked as a millwright.

Stephen was preceded in death by his parents, Bud and Norma Reed.

He is survived by his son, Chad Reed;...

Janice Sue Marcum

Janice Sue Marcum, 63, passed away unexpectedly on March 22, 2015.

She was born May 26, 1951 in Whitesville, W.Va., to the late William McClure and Agnes McClure-Vacca. She was also preceded in death by her stepfather, Eddie Vacca.


Carol Y. Starkey

Carol Y. Starkey, 78, of Norwalk, Ohio, passed away March 22, 2015. She and her late husband, Kermit "Carl" Starkey, were former Charleston area residents. Services will be arranged by Walker Funeral home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk, Ohio; www....

Lisa Dawn Dillon
Lisa Dawn Dillon

Lisa Dawn Dillon, born Nov. 13, 1959, passed away March 22, 2015. She left this earth to join her loved ones who preceded her in death: father, Charles Lucas; stepfather, Ronald "Bojo" Dunaway; and her brother, Thomas G. Lucas.

She is survived...

James E. Johnson

James E. "Jimmy" Johnson, 90, of Alderson, passed on to his eternal rest on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Peyton Hospice House, Fairlea, following a short illness.

Born Jan. 25, 1925 near Fort Springs, he was the only child of the late Robert S....

Norvell Lee Carnes
Norvell Lee Carnes

Mr. Norvell Lee Carnes, 87, of Fort Mill, S.C., died Sunday, March 22, 2015 at home.

Services will be held privately.

Born in Charleston, W.Va., Mr. Carnes was a son of the late Lovell and Eva Stricker Carnes. He was retired from General...

Patricia Perelman

Patricia Perelman, 90, of Charleston, passed away at the Arthur B. Hodges Center on Friday, March 20, 2015. Her body was donated to the Human Gift Registry, Morgantown. Memorial service will be held at a later date. Barlow Bonsall Funeral Home has...

Michael J. Dowell

Michael J. Dowell, 63, of Charleston, passed away peacefully on March 22, 2015 at Hubbard Hospice House after an extended illness.

He was a graduate of Charleston Catholic High School and retired from Charleston Newspapers with 40 years of...

John P. Tice

John P. Tice, 98, of Charleston, formerly of Mullens, died March 20, 2015. Service will be noon Friday, March 27, at the First Presbyterian Church, Mullens, with visitation beginning one hour prior. Arrangements by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.

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