CHARLESTON — The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

I was an avid watcher of “Doogie Howser, M.D.” back in the day. So, I really didn’t see the need for a reboot. But then, as I was watching “Doogie Kamealoha, M.D.,” I heard that familiar Mike Post theme, and I got all sentimental. And once I discovered that the show is solid, entertaining fa…

Pineapple is my favorite fruit that appears to be unaffected by seasons. I love strawberries and tomatoes, but there are some months I won’t eat either of those because they aren’t at peak freshness. Fortunately, I can always count on pineapple to transcend seasons.

Lifelong Logan County native Betty Pozega recently celebrated her 95th birthday. Betty enjoyed her special day with her her sons Stan of Knoxville, Tennessee, and Gary and Judi of Calabash North Carolina. After a nice day together they celebrated with a dinner at Chief Logan Lodge and Confer…

The call was unexpected: Linda (name changed), a sweet lady from our home church an hour away. We hadn’t talked to her in years. She had gotten some grave news about her health and needed to talk. It wasn’t an emergency, but she didn’t know how much time she had.

CHARLESTON — The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

We were making “fish bags” last Wednesday in our kid’s class. Jonah was so excited to be making a craft with toothpaste, he squirted two tubes on TOP of the baggie instead of inside. His sister, Suzanna, had been more successful, but she was licking the excess. “Mmmm, that’s good!” she infor…