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Tyler Consolidated Prom Night 2021

Tyler Consolidated High School enjoyed a picturesque evening, viewing the sights of the Ohio River aboard the sternwheeler, Valley Gem, out of her home port of Marietta, Ohio. Prom King Spencer Corley and Prom Queen Maddie Ice welcomed classmates aboard to a Golden Gala for a night packed with fabulous food, music and friends. Since prom was not held in 2020, this was a great opportunity to make up for lost time and create memories that last a lifetime.

Sistersville City Council Approves Budgets

I sure hope we get to play football this year. I took a drive to look at all the facilities and they sure look nice. A lot of hard work goes into getting a field ready for weekly games. A lot of ...

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The Press Box: Balancing Act

It’s prom week at Tyler Consolidated High School. Big doings at the Sistersville City Park all week in anticipation of the big finale Saturday night with the crowning, and the students boarding the Valley Gem sternwheeler for a memory making 2 hour cruise from the city’s transit dock. I am ...



Welcoming New Businesses

We look to welcome a new business to the Riverside Village Plaza in New Martinsville in the near future. A sign posted at the plaza announces a Burkes Outlet will be coming soon. It’s good to see the anchor location at the shopping center filled rather quickly than sit empty. Burkes Outlet ...

Letters to the Editor

The Voice of the People – Letters to the Editor

To the Editor, A second meeting of patriots who wish to advocate for constitutional rights and greater local control is planned for Thursday, May 6 at 6 p.m. This time it will take place in the Sistersville Public Library. Concerned members of the community are welcome, and any questions can ...

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