The Parthenon

ChiliFest heats up Huntington

G-lover Chili team member preparing for the competition.

Kabz James, reporter

September 14, 2015

Huntington held the 31st annual ChiliFest on Saturday at Pullman Square. The rain had very little affect on the attendance of not only locals, but also people from all over the East Coast. The annual event featured a hot pepper eating and a beer drinking contest, as well as a “Shoot n’ Holler” con...

BCJI Partnership discusses drug crime, improvement

Huntington Police Department Administrative Officer Rod Pell addresses the room Wednesday.

The Parthenon

June 24, 2015

A community stakeholder discussion took place Wednesday in the Shawkey Dining Room of the Memorial Student Center to involve Marshall University in improving downtown and reducing crime and drug use. “The overall goal is we want to work together with all of these different entities to establish a bra...