In February 1968, a major event in both the history of television and the history of the civil rights movement occurred, although I would guess not many people even know that it happened. Harry Belafonte filled in for Johnny Carson on the popular “The Tonight Show,” becoming the first black …

Grilled cheese is a favorite of mine not only for its comforting, homey, warm and toasty qualities, but also for the versatility this simple sandwich offers. Gone are the days where two pieces of flimsy white bread enclose a plastic covered not-really-even-cheese. No, this almost perfect Ame…

I keep reading these posts on social media where people are asking what you’d tell your 20-year-old self. Internally, I try to answer that knowing I’m different, not the same person, grown, marked with the stamp of having lived, suffered and seen enough to formulate a different kind of grace…

“Be careful for nothing; but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your request be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your minds and hearts through Christ Jesus (Phil. 4:6-7).”

In the movies, a woman who’s on the run stands before a nasty sink with a pair of rusty scissors. She clips her long locks here and then there without even looking. Suddenly her appearance is transformed! Looking nothing like before, she is now a darling with the cutest haircut on earth. No …

I keep reading these posts on social media where people are asking what you’d tell your 20-year-old self. Internally, I try to answer that knowing I’m different, not the same person, grown, marked with the stamp of having lived, suffered and seen enough to formulate a different kind of grace…

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.

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.

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — An asteroid impact 66 million years ago may have killed off the dinosaurs, but the COVID-19 pandemic did not cause an extinction event at the T-Rex Science Center at 520 Southridge Blvd. in South Charleston.