FAIRMONT — Members of the Marion County faith community have voiced opposition to a bill that calls for closing the state’s four long-term care facilities, including the John Manchin Sr. Health Care Center.
Sunday, February 28, 2021
FAIRMONT – About 300 area residents have received COVID vaccinations due to a partnership between Monongahela Valley Association of Health Centers and the Marion County Health Department.
FAIRMONT — St. Peter the Fisherman Church was able to have three baked fish dinners during Lent last year before the coronavirus pandemic put a stop to the weekly activity.
The Fairmont Flyers Disc Golf Club held the 17th Annual Fairmont Ice Bowl Saturday at the Seth Burton Memorial Disc Golf Course in Morris Park. About 40 players participated in the one-round disc golf tournament.
BRIDGEPORT — The Women’s Health Center planned for the campus of United Hospital Center recently got a $25,000 boost from a donation made by a Morgantown-based ad agency. BlaineTurner Advertising presented the donation to the United Health Foundation, the nonprofit fundraising arm of UHC on …
Friday, February 26, 2021
Thursday, February 25, 2021
FAIRMONT — A freshman lawmaker from Marion County is raising concerns about the fees the county pays to incarcerate inmates in the state’s regional jail.
FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Human Rights Commission is planning to hold an alternate celebration to the upcoming Will Graham Crusade.
FAIRMONT — The Marion County Commission held a public hearing as part of the process for the United Way of Marion and Taylor Counties to apply for a Community Development Block Grant through the CARES Act.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
FAIRMONT — The Marion County Board of Education voted unanimously Wednesday to have students in grades Pre-K through 12 who are in the blended learning model attend school in person for four days a week starting March 3.
Monday, February 22, 2021
FAIRMONT — While board members are busy planning the 42nd annual West Virginia Three Rivers Festival, its pageant directors are also preparing for the Junior Royalty and the Teen and Queen pageants.
Sunday, February 21, 2021
FAIRMONT — On a snowy Saturday afternoon, local veterinary tech students earned hands on experience as they provided curbside service to local pet owners.
Saturday, February 20, 2021
FAIRMONT — The state of West Virginia operates four long-term health care facilities including the John Manchin Sr. Healthcare Center in Marion County.
Friday, February 19, 2021
PRICKETTS FORT — The Marion County Convention and Visitors Bureau will be filled with 18th century weapons and survival supplies the weekend of Feb. 26 through Feb. 28, for Prickett’s Fort State Park’s annual Firearms and Accoutrements Show.
Thursday, February 18, 2021
FAIRMONT — The coronavirus pandemic has left performers without audiences for nearly a year now, but many continue to practice and rehearse despite no audiences to wow.
FAIRMONT — While passing a basketball between a team of kids from different areas of Marion County is not the best activity idea during a pandemic, the Marion County Parks and Recreation Commission has created a new way to teach kids the fundamentals of basketball.
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
FAIRMONT — City Manager Valerie Means said the City of Fairmont had a positive audit with no findings at the city’s budget work session on Tuesday night.
FAIRMONT — The Marion County Board of Education gave School Superintendent Randy Farley a satisfactory rating Tuesday after holding a closed-door executive session to discuss his job performance.
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