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WLU Gains Approval for Aviation Program

West Liberty University has received approval from its accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission, to offer a joint aviation program with Marshall University. The approval is the final step in the process to offer the program, beginning with the Fall 2024 semester.West Liberty Registrar Stephanie North prepares for a flight in[Read More…]

Kiwanis Chicken Dinner to be Held

The Kiwanis Club of Wellsburg will hold its annual chicken dinner Thursday, June 27, from 11 a.m.-6 p.m., at the 12th Street Wellsburg Fire Station building. Parking will be available in the Wellsburg Banquet Hall parking lot across the street.Cost of the meal is $13 and includes 1/2 chicken, baked[Read More…]

One Day VBS Set

The Wellsburg First Church of God will hold a free, one-day Vacation Bible School Saturday, June 22, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Betty Carr shelter at the 18th Street Park in Wellsburg.The VBS is for children in preschool through fifth grade. Activities will include live animals, crafts, games, music,[Read More…]

SNHU Announces Winter 2024 President’s List

Blake Paxton of Follansbee and Kristen Edwards of Weirton have been named to the Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) Winter 2024 President’s List. The winter terms run from January to May.Full-time undergraduate students who have earned a minimum grade-point average of 3.700 and above for the reporting term are named[Read More…]

Pull Up A Chair

By: Hettie Basil Lighttower More about butterflies. Over the decades of giving presentations on butterflies, folks have asked me what I considered to be an odd question. On more than one occasion in different times and places I have been asked “What is the purpose of butterflies?” And I would[Read More…]

SNHU Announces Winter 2024 President’s List

Blake Paxton of Follansbee and Kristen Edwards of Weirton have been named to the Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) Winter 2024 President’s List. The winter terms run from January to May.Full-time undergraduate students who have earned a minimum grade-point average of 3.700 and above for the reporting term are named[Read More…]

SNHU Announces Winter 2024 Dean’s List

Vanessa Martin of Wellsburg and Emma Martin of Weirton have been named to the Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) Winter 2024 Dean’s List. The winter terms run from January to May.Full-time undergraduate students who have earned a minimum grade-point average of 3.500 to 3.699 for the reporting term are named[Read More…]