Opinion

Lessons learned serving on the board of education

Our Upshur County Schools Board of Education has levy renewal on our mind nearly every day.... more

A Porch Swing Point of View: Misplaced Christmas Spirit

My wife prides herself in knowing precisely where every little object one could possibly need is located in our house.... more

Advent: Hope, Joy, Love, Peace

This is the first week of Advent.... more

A Porch Swing Point of View: Sticking Together

Column — Facebook. Time-wasting, fake news-purveying, argument-inciting, drama-ridden Facebook. ... more

Lessons learned serving on the board of education

Column — West Virginia Governor Jim Justice spoke to our West Virginia School Board Association last year, giving us advice gathered from one of his early elected offices as a member of the Raleigh County Board of Education.... more

Letter: Organizers say thanks for another successful turkey dinner

Dear Editor: We would like to thank everyone who helped with our turkey dinner Nov. 19 — Arlington Mini Mart, IGA and Gaines Diner and everyone who sold tickets, donated food, drinks and desserts. ... more