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Joey Chestnut takes on a West Virginia tradition

May 29, 2019 No. 1-ranked competitive eater Joey Chestnut prepared for this year’s Pepperoni Roll-Eating World Championship at the West Virginia Three Rivers Festival by exercising. Really. more »»

 
 
 
Thrash metal giants Slayer coming to WV

April 24, 2019 On Monday, May 13, four bands will descend on the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington like the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. more »»

They’ll let anybody in...A look at the 10 unlikeliest Avengers

April 24, 2019 Free Comic Book Day on May 4 marks the debut of the Savage Avengers, which teams Brother Voodoo and Wolverine with newcomers Elektra, Venom, the Punisher and Conan the Barbarian. more »»

Married life suits musicians, The Masons

March 27, 2019 Husband and wife duo The Masons recently released a new album and are ready to take their unique Americana brand of country rock music on the road in 2019. more »»

What comes after Endgame?

March 27, 2019 The Marvel Cinematic Universe brings an unprecedented run of success to a close this month with the release of ‘Avengers: Endgame,’ the story toward which all 21 of the franchise’s previous movies... more »»

Haunted Appalachia: Settin’ up with the dead

March 27, 2019 My mother was born in a small coal mining community in Webster County, West Virginia. more »»

All Shook Up: Kick-ass punk country

February 27, 2019 Sarah Shook & The Disarmers, a punk rock infused country band based out of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, has two highly reviewed albums, an upcoming tour with indie darlings Murder by Death, and big... more »»

Multiversal matchmaking

January 30, 2019 It’s not easy for superheroes, or villains, to find love. more »»

Girl power is strong in upcoming releases

January 30, 2019 Following the explosive success of “Wonder Woman,” Hollywood’s “suits” have gradually seized on elevating women from a damsel in distress or sidekick to featuring them in self-attained heroic roles... more »»

These game monikers might bowl you over ... or not

December 26, 2018 As I write this, we're still a few days away from Marshall taking on South Florida in the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl in Tampa, Fla. more »»

Even superheroes need some self-reflection

December 26, 2018 Let's face it: Superheroes don't always succeed. Although they save the day more often than not, there are moments when many comic book characters fall shor. more »»

Guide to the college football Bowl Games

December 26, 2018 Dec 29 ? Peach Bowl Mercedes-Benz Stadium Atlanta, Georgia 12:00 pm No. 10 Florida Gators (9–3) No. 7 Michigan Wolverines ? Cotton Bowl Classic AT&T Stadium Arlington, Texas 4:00 pm No. more »»

‘Black Velvet’ celebrates late, great Charles Bradley

November 28, 2018 Black Velvet is the fourth and final album from the late, great soul singer Charles Bradley. more »»

A near miss and missing Stan Lee

November 28, 2018 Twenty years ago, I didn't meet Stan Lee. As a high school graduation gift, my mother took my best friend, Jeff, and me to the Chicago Comic Con. more »»

Very superstitious: Warding off spirits

November 28, 2018 My parents grew up in the mountains of Webster County, West Virginia in an area remote enough that many families claim the same settlers as kinfolk. more »»

Billy Edd Wheeler tribute at Carnegie Hall

October 31, 2018 Carnegie Hall Presents “High Flying Birds: A Billy Edd Wheeler Tribute” Friday, Nov. more »»

No respect: Comic characters who get the shaft

October 31, 2018 By Evan Bevins Some comic book characters have developed unearned reputations as bad, lame or useless. more »»

The Little Girl in the Asylum

October 31, 2018 Lilly was her name. The name Lilly means flower of innocence. Her home? The massive stone cut building now known as the Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. more »»

The most haunted places in North America

September 26, 2018 Mysteries and the macabre take center stage come Halloween. Many people feel that lingering spirits may cling to hotel rooms, hospitals and old buildings. more »»

The Mothman: W.Va.’s winged wonder

September 26, 2018 Most observers describe the Mothman as a man-sized creature with large reflective red eyes and large wings. more »»

 
 

 

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