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A sacrifice we can’t afford to make

April 24, 2013 It's one of those sorrowful facts that we, as a society, too often come to accept: the cutting of art and music funding in school. more »»

A special birthday is on its way

April 10, 2013 Have you heard? There's a special birthday happening in Tyler County very soon, and celebrations are being planned! Are the celebrations for a prestigious resident? No, although many of them have... more »»

They worry, even when you don’t

April 3, 2013 Sure, a wide scale emergency situation seems like such a foreign concept here in Tyler County. more »»

Celebrate with your Community

March 27, 2013 With Easter quickly approaching, many have made plans to travel while others are hosting a gathering for family and friend. more »»

Sisters Fest Season

March 20, 2013 (Editor’ note: The following guest column was written by Kelly Solomon, the granddaughter of Shannon Kelly and the late Adam Kelley, Tyler Star News editor emeritus) For everything there is a... more »»

Help given is help received

March 13, 2013 We recently urged readers with ideas, information on upcoming events and newsworthy stories to come forward, and so far we are very pleased with the outcome. more »»

Support The FFA

March 6, 2013 It’s that time of year again—the annual Tyler County Ham, Bacon and Egg sale will be held on March 7 at 6:30 p.m with the reception beginning at 6 p.. more »»

Our doors are open

February 20, 2013 For over 100 years the Tyler Star News has been a proud recorder of county history, and during that time it has gained a faithful following of residents, former residents and even non-residents... more »»

Stop really does mean stop

February 13, 2013 Much will be made of the new stop signs in Sistersville placed on the corners of Wells Street. Some residents will argue that the signs are neede. more »»

Space heater safety

February 6, 2013 With winter temperature upon us, many of us are warming our homes with space heaters. Many use these compact electric heaters because they are convenient and cost effectiv. more »»

Escort drivers are important

January 30, 2013 With the increase of oil and gas activity in the area, we feel it necessary to mention a unique and sometimes overlooked aspect of the oil and gas industry: escort drivers. more »»

Protecting our children

January 23, 2013 Columbine was fundamental in creating a nationwide concern for creating a safer school for our children. Nearly 13 years later, with an even larger death toll, the Newtown tragedy occurred. more »»

Quite an honor

January 16, 2013 We are so proud of Steve Zechman and Linda Jensen for their second place award in the West Virginia Conservation Farm of the Year contest. more »»

Give of yourself

January 9, 2013 January has been recognized as National Blood Donor Month since 1970. more »»

SMA thanks donors

December 12, 2012 The Sistersville Area Ministerial Association offers many ministries through area Christian churches working togethe. more »»

Pills are a problem

September 26, 2012 During a news conference inside of the Wetzel County Courthouse last week, Wetzel County Prosecutor Tim Haught said there are many people in the community, the Northern Panhandle and the state that... more »»

Community pride

September 19, 2012 As high school marching bands, community organizations and other invited guests made their way down Well Street Saturday as part of the Oil and Gas Festival parade, one sound stuck out above the... more »»

Showing support

September 19, 2012 Often times, human nature makes us reactive rather than proactive. However, it is how we respond to adversity that shows what we are made of. more »»

Defining heroes

September 13, 2012 Tuesday marked the 11th anniversary of the September 11, 2011 attacks that resulted in the deaths of thousands in New York City, Washington, D.C. and Somerset County, Pa. more »»

A new boom

September 13, 2012 Even as industry changes in the county, Sistersville’s oil and gas history is ever present. From the oil rigs displaying the “Welcome to Sistersville WV” sign off W.Va. more »»



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