Scott Shalaway: Oaks and acorns
The concept of conservation, using resources sustainably over time, is relatively new. Early on we learned that even super abundant renewable resources can be depleted. In fact, the extinction of passenger pigeons just 100 years ago and the near extinction of bison in the 1800s led directly to a bio-ethic championed by early conservationists such as President Theodore Roosevelt and Aldo Leopold ...
Mountaineer Morning Links: Tuesday (8/26/14) Edition
Bama previews, Saban, pro baseball in Morgantown, WVU Pros updates, Big 12 roundup & more.
Weekly Sports League and Franchise Report
Appalachian League: Shortly after the Pulaski (VA) Mariners of the rookie-level Appalachian League announced last week the team will not return in 2015, the New York Yankees announced plans to add a team called the Pulaski Yankees as a new affiliate and member of the Appalachian League.
WV PSC to host public comment hearings in October for Mon Power and Potomac Edison rate case
The West Virginia Public Service Commission will host a series of public comment hearings in October as part of its review of the pending Mon Power and Potomac Edison rate case.
Church activities: Aug. 30, 2014
Alta Church of God, Alta, will have its Homecoming services on Sept. 14 at the church. Sunday school will begin at 10 a.m. and dinner will be served at noon. The afternoon service will begin at 1:30 p.m. Jason and Michelle Bodkins and others will sing. Tobby Mitchell will preach. Pastor is Paul E. Young. Ivydale Baptist Church, 2331 Middle Fork Drive, will have its Homecoming 2014 celebration on ...
Church activities: Sept. 13, 2014
Anniversaries/homecomings Pilgrim Home Missionary Baptist Church, located at 7015 Kanawha St. in St. Albans, will celebrate their 91st Church Anniversary with a concert at 6 p.m. Sept. 20 at the church. The concert will feature a combined choir of the Men's Choir of Pilgrim Home and the Men's Choir of First Baptist Church of Vandalia. The anniversary service will be held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 21 ...