Question of the Week

Should city lease the Raleigh Playhouse & Theatre?

Should city lease Raleigh Playhouse & Theatre? When Raleigh Playhouse and Theatre’s owners announced that it would close operations immediately, Beckley Mayor Rob Rappold stepped forward and said the city was working on a lease agreement to keep the theater open. Do you agree or disagree with the mayor’s plan to keep the theater open?

Total Votes: 35


Beverly's Pete Frates was the guest speaker at the 51st Salem News Student-Athlete Banquet at Finz in Salem, in April 2013, and delivered our 13 nominees a moving message about being passionate, genuine and hard working.

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Ellen Sweeney Cole, 95 of Cool Ridge, WV passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019. She was born on October 18, 1924 to Londa and Texie Sweeney and was a homemaker. Surviving daughters Mary Killip and Barbara Martin, sons Lionel and Ivan Lilly, sister Maxine, 10 grandchildren, eight great grandch…

Nancy Simmons, age 57, of Camden, SC, formerly of Pluto, WV, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019. Arrangements by Rose and Quesenberry, Shady Spring, WV.

[br]VICTOR [ndash] Zachary William Tellep, 22, of Victor died Friday, December 6, 2019 at his home after a long illness. Zachary had a love for our Country and had desired to join the Army. He is survived by his loving wife, Alissa Sedlock Tellep; his parents, James Tellep and Lori Workman T…