The Parthenon

The Middle Fork River in southerwestern Barbour County’s Audra State Park.

Earth Day 2021: Explore

April 20, 2021

COURTESY OF SARAH HARMON WV TOURISM SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR All recommendations are based on distance from Huntington. Nearby: Have a picnic at Ritter Park, play Disc Golf...

Earth Day 2021: Get involved

Earth Day 2021: Get involved

Xena Bunton, Feature Editor April 20, 2021

Earth Day is April 22, it is the perfect time to prepare how you will be celebrating this year. As a college student or staff member, you may not have all the resources or know how to cele- brate...

And now, my watch has ended

And now, my watch has ended

Grant Goodrich, Sports Editor April 20, 2021

As my time at Marshall and the Parthenon winds to a conclusion, I cannot help but feel like I was just getting started. At the same time, I am ready for the next step of my life’s journey.   I...

Local entertainment center Tickers and Timbers, known for its axe-throwing booths and escape rooms, is preparing for new events and additions to the business, including spring and summer axe-throwing leagues and a blacklight “paint splatter” room. 

Tinkers & Timbers bring unique entertainment

Madison Perdue, Reporter April 20, 2021

Local entertainment center Tickers and Timbers, known for its axe-throwing booths and escape rooms, is preparing for new events and additions to the business, including spring and summer axe-throwing leagues...

Huntington Bakery offers a variety of locally roasted coffees, pastries, salads and empanadas. The store is co-owned by Ariel Barcenas and Shawn Schulenberg.  
With a stunning ambiance, Nomada Bakery is located at Heritage Station, making a great stop for visitors with its welcoming atmosphere and various foods to choose.

Nomada: Huntington’s bakery

Catherine Blankenship, Reporter April 20, 2021

 Huntington Bakery offers a variety of locally roasted coffees, pastries, salads and empanadas. The store is co-owned by Ariel Barcenas and Shawn Schulenberg.   With a stunning ambiance, Nomada Bakery...

Now Hear This is an independent mom & pop record store that carries vinyl LPs, CDs, DVDs, turntables and a host of accessories. Now Hear This specializes in customer service and stocking of print and hard-to-find recorded music.

Now Hear This- 26 years and counting

Catherine Blankenship, Reporter April 13, 2021

If you are looking to add to your vinyl collection or are just looking for that classic, vintage feel of a music store — Now Hear This is the perfect stop for music lovers in the tri-state area.   Now...

As of the 2010 Census, Crum’s population was 182. The town is only an hour from Huntington and sits on the border between the southern county line of Wayne and the northern line of Mingo County and on the West Virginia side of the Tug Fork, or Tug River, which divides the Mountain State with Kentucky.

Crum, WV- a town on borrowed time

Tyler Spence, Opinion Editor April 13, 2021

CRUM, W.Va. — As of the 2010 Census, Crum’s population was 182. The town is only an hour from Huntington and sits on the border between the southern county line of Wayne and the northern line of Mingo...

Marshall University prepares for stress relief week

Madison Perdue, Reporter April 6, 2021

As finals approach and students face the academic pressures of final projects and exams, Marshall University’s library staff is preparing for much-needed stress relief for students.   Sarah Mollette,...

Pamela Holland, MA-CCC-SLP/BCS-S, is an Associate Professor, Chair and Graduate Program Director for the Department of Communication Disorders at Marshall University.

Marshall Alumni: Where are we now? Pamela Holland

Brittany Hively, Executive Editor April 6, 2021

Pamela Holland was set to head to West Virginia University in Morgantown when an unexpected acceptance to Marshall’s Majorette’s changed her path.    “I had a scholarship to go to WVU and...

Alabama Rep. Neil Rafferty speaks in support of transgender rights during a rally outside the Alabama State House in Montgomery, Ala., on Tuesday, March 30, 2021. (Jake Crandall/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

Beyond “she” and “he,” preferred pronouns offer safe space

Brittany Hively, Executive Editor April 6, 2021

With the increase surrounding equality awareness for the LGBTQ+ community, pronoun awareness has become pertinent.    “When we talk about pronouns, people are always very scared because it’s something...

Local Plant Shop Continues to Grow

Local Plant Shop Continues to Grow

Catherine Blankenship, Reporter April 6, 2021

With two local locations, woman-owned business The Potted Edge offers a variety of plant-related items.  Whether you are looking for succulent arrangements, thoughtfully curated interior plants, or a...

The Old Village Roaster is located at 919 4th Ave., Huntington.

Local coffeeshop continues tradition

Catherine Blankenship, Reporter March 30, 2021

The Old Village Roaster specializes in tradition and originality. Husband-and-wife Pete and Vicky Cooper take pride in the business they have created.   The coffee shop business took off in 1995, but...

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