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Editorial: Reasons to vote FOR the Kanawha library levy
Editorial: Reasons to vote FOR the Kanawha library levy

Scaring up support for the Kanawha library levy
Scaring up support for the Kanawha library levy

Dozens of parents and children stood Thursday night on the sidewalk on Quarrier Street, staring at an illuminated sign that read “No LIBRARY ... scary.”

“SHHH!” another sign read.

Despite the warning signs,...

As tire center closes, Ferry Street future up in the air
As tire center closes, Ferry Street future up in the air

Tire and rim displays were taken down and boxes filled the floor of the TCi Tire Center’s main lobby Thursday.

The store, located on Ferry Street just off the South Side Bridge and MacCorkle Avenue, is set to close this week....

Funerals for: October 31, 2014

Alford, Elvin S. Jr. 1 p.m., Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek.

Alford, Myrtle B. 2 p.m., Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane.

Black, Benjamin Jr. 11 a.m., Hafer Funeral Home, Elkview.

Cawthon, Gerald J....

Bert F. Cochran

Bert F. "Frank" Cochran, 78, of Diana, died Oct. 29, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home, Webster Springs, with visitation beginning two hours prior.

Jerome Roche

Jerome Roche, 75, of Heaters, died Oct. 18, 2014. Graveside service will be held Friday, Oct. 31, at Lake Lane Cemetery. Arrangements by Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, Flatwoods.

Edith Dempsey

Edith Smith Dempsey, 98, of Oak Hill, died Oct. 29, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, with visitation beginning one hour prior.

Gloria Jean Skaggs

Gloria Jean Skaggs, 64, of Ansted, formerly of Greenbelt, Md., died Oct. 29, 2014. There will be no visitation. Honoring her wishes, she was cremated. Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace of Ansted.

Wayne N. Saunders

Wayne Norris Saunders, 84, of St. Albans, formerly of DuPont City, died Oct. 30, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, at Bartlett-Chapman Funeral Home, St. Albans. Visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at the funeral home.

Amanda S. Perez
Amanda S. Perez

Amanda S. Perez, 92, of South Charleston, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014 at Thomas Memorial Hospital after a short illness.

She was a former member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Amanda Soledad Calisto de Perez, our mother, was...

Kenny L. Kidd
Kenny L. Kidd

A much-loved husband, father, grandfather and brother, Kenny L. Kidd, 57, of Gay, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2014. He was surrounded by his loved ones at home during his passing.

Kenny had fought a short, but rather...

Loren E. Young
Loren E. Young

Loren Edward Young, 87, of Fayetteville, went home to be with his Lord on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014 at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley.

Born on Aug. 19, 1927 in Claremont, he was the son of the late Charles Richard and Nannie Mae Shuck Young....

James Thomas Belcher

James Thomas "Tom" Belcher, 53, of Ansted, died Oct. 29, 2014. There will be a memorial service at a later date. At his request, he was cremated. Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace of Ansted.

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