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BLUEFIELD — Theo Schell arrived from the German state of Bavaria in August 2018. He was one of just 75 students chosen to participate in an ex…

I bought my first car in 2016. Well, allow me to rephrase: I leased my first car in 2016. I chose a Subaru and named her El after my favorite …

PRINCETON — The First Tee National School Program helps students develop an appreciation for the positive personal and social values associate…

When I was a child, I had a sandbox in the backyard. It was built by a family member and made of wood. One day, when I was about seven-years-o…

ATHENS — In May 2019, retired Concord University professor, Dr. Sheila Chipley, released a book of art from over 30 years living in Athens, W.Va.

When I chose a career path, one of the reasons I chose journalism is because you never know how your day is going to turn out. Personally, I n…

BLUEFIELD, Va. —Imagine that you have spent the better part of your life preparing for a moment like this, the lights shine in your face, you …

One rainy Friday evening, a few of my coworkers and I were standing outside the office after hours talking about weekend plans. While we stood…

Sleep. You might look forward to it all day, you may prefer a firm or a soft mattress, one or two pillows, you might associate it with a falli…

BLUEFIELD, Va. — A Bluefield College student’s dream got one step closer to reality on March 1 when he released his first studio album, “Looki…

Well, my faithful readers, this is my last column to you as a 24-year-old (not my last column ever). My birthday has snuck up on me, as it has…

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Obituaries

2 p.m. at the G.E. Davis Chapel of Fredeking Funeral Service in Oakvale. Burial will follow in Elgood Cemetery in Elgood.

2 p.m. at the Burns Wornal Chapel of Memorial Funeral Directory in Princeton. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park in Princeton.

73, of Bluefield, WV died Tuesday June 25, 2019 at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory in Bluefield.