Free Art Exhibit on Recycling, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Cynthia Bickey Art Gallery, 600 Johnstown Road, Beckley.
Pet items for fines, today, Raleigh County Public Libraries, bring in specific pet items to wipe off library fines. Call 255-0511, items will benefit the Raleigh County Animal Shelter, support of Responsible Pet Owners Month, donate the pet supply items listed below and have overdue fines reduced or removed from your library record. All the Raleigh County Libraries will be closed for Presidents Day, but open regular hours the rest of the week.
DuBois on Main, 116 Main St., Mount Hope, 1 to 3 p.m., exhibit “The Bowles Family,” teachers who kept records, displaying many education-oriented documents, etc. Refreshments and music to follow.
GoldWing Road Riders Association WV Chapter G meeting, 6 p.m., Ryan’s, Eisenhower Drive, Beckley. Call Joey at 304-320-0197.
Women United for Christ (WUFC) food distribution program, Lochgelly Baptist Church, for those who meet the guidelines, intended to help those who have excessive prescription costs each month which cut into their food budget. Applicants required to show proof of income and medical expenses. First-come, first-served basis. Call Margaret at 304-658-5411 or Jo at 304-575-7221 to see if you qualify.
King Hiram ABIFF F & AM Lodge No. 25 meetings, Ebenezer Baptist Church, 770 S. Fayette St., Beckley, 6 p.m. Call 304-731-3702.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4326 of Midway karaoke, 8 p.m. to midnight, 1000 Midway Road, Midway. They also have daily raffle.
Hinton Veterans Museum, Ballengee Street, Hinton, noon to 4 p.m.
Breakfast served, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Moose Lodge, 810 Monroe Ave., Ronceverte, dine in or carryout welcome, call 304-645-6255.
Bingo, Lester Fire Department; early bird, 6:30 p.m., regular bingo, 7 p.m. Call 934-6622.
Bingo, 6:30 to 7 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m., Summers County Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Station 13, beside Kirks Restaurant, Hinton. Refreshments.
Freedom Area Narcotics Anonymous meeting, First Presbyterian Church, Duhring and Tazewell streets (annex), Bluefield, 6 p.m.; Drop Inn Center, 325 Prince St., Beckley, 6:30 p.m. Call 1-800-766-4442; Wellness Center, 221 Temple St., Hinton, 7 to 8 p.m., call 304-466-3916.
AA meetings, Beckley, SWV Fellowship Home, 201 Woodlawn, 8 p.m. (OD); Primary Purpose Group, Oak Hill Presbyterian Church, 250 Central Ave., 8 p.m. (CD); Rainelle Medical Center, 645 Kanawha Ave., 7 p.m. (OD) (Dist. 17); Summersville Presbyterian Church, 407 S. Laurel St., 8 p.m. (OD); Rupert, candlelight meeting, 7 p.m., Big Clear Creek Baptist Church, Anjean Road, 0.4 mile off Rt. 60, for information on any meetings, call 304-252-9444 or 1-800-333-5051.
Mountain Area Narcotics Anonymous High on Life Group, Princeton Group open meeting, 2 p.m., Princeton Community Hospital, board room, discussion.
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Family members charged in alleged mob beating
A local family allegedly worked together to beat a man with sticks, boards and metal pipes, according to a criminal complaint from Monroe County Magistrate Court.
Rain, rain, come and stay; crops need you to survive another day
A local news anchor whined on the air this week about getting caught in a 10-minute downpour on her way to work. She complained as the weather forecaster was getting ready to do his bit. He assured her the chance for rain was small and sunshine would reign.
Storm recovery work gets started
Utility services are now restored to residents of western Greenbrier and Fayette counties following a severe thunderstorm that passed through the area late Wednesday evening.
Art group to host Jazz Takeover 2014
Beckley Art Group will host a free music event Thursday — Jazz Takeover 2014 with the Jenny Wilson Trio.
VAMC estimates line break will cost $2 million
Officials at the Beckley Veterans Administration Medical Center said damages caused by a main water line break on the first floor last month will cost an estimated $2 million in repairs.
Furry friends available for adoption at Adopt-A-Palooza
The Raleigh County Humane Society will host “Adopt-A-Palooza” today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Tractor Supply in Beckley.
- Calendar — Saturday, July 26, 2014
One Hatfield, two actors
If you shake hands with the cast and crew at Theatre West Virginia after the show, don’t worry if you think you’re seeing double.
Jacob and James Cline, 12-year-old twins, are a part of the team this year, assisting with props and portraying Little Troy Hatfield.
Construction begins on Meadow River Rail Trail
Construction has finally begun on the Meadow River Rail Trail, a recreation project undertaken in a unique partnership between Greenbrier and Fayette counties.
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