Charleston Main Streets announces ‘Urbanite of the Year’ recipient

October 14, 2018 by  

On November 14, Debby Weinstein, the CEO of the YWCA that serves the Charleston and South Charleston areas, will be presented with the Urbanite of the Year award.

Every year, Charleston Main Streets chooses one [Read more]

Architecture students evaluate Charleston town center

September 16, 2018 by  

Across the US, malls and retailers are trying to keep up with an ever-ranging landscape. In Charleston, a group of college students will be spending the next month examining the ways the Charleston Town Center can [Read more]

All-ages venue near South Charleston seeks help from community

August 12, 2018 by  

Near the end of July, the Bakery, a concert venue that puts on all-ages shows near South Charleston, had to cancel one of its shows.

The Charleston Fire Department closed the [Read more]

National Council on the Arts pays first visit to WV

July 10, 2018 by  

For nearly 30 years, the National Council on the Arts, the advisory body for the National Endowment for the Arts, has met each year in Washington, DC. Recently, the council decided that a change of venue was in order, and decided to hold its [Read more]

South Charleston area podcaster to receive an award

June 11, 2018 by  

A Charleston native who got her start working on local radio program will be recognized with a Gracie award from the Alliance for Women in Media later this month.

No doubt being rooted for by those from [Read more]

Lineup for concert series near South Charleston announced

May 23, 2018 by  

For the 15th year, Live on the Levee will once again return to the South Charleston area.

The yearly concert series is [Read more]

Things get fishy for second graders near South Charleston

April 10, 2018 by  

Often, students learn when best when they get hands-on experience. That seems to be the case for a second grade class at Holz Elementary School, near South Charleston.

Through a [Read more]

Local students win regional spelling bee

March 8, 2018 by  

Nearly 40 students from towns and counties all over West Virginia, including South Charleston, showed off their spelling talents last Saturday, March 3.

The winner of the [Read more]

Emerging artists display work near South Charleston

February 23, 2018 by  

A new exhibition, ‘Teapots and Time Capsules’, is showcasing young artists’ talents as well as what they learned over the course of their [Read more]

Fellowship program encourages young people to choose West Virginia

January 18, 2018 by  

A relatively new fellowship program hopes to change public opinion and demonstrate that there are plenty of opportunities for young people in South Charleston and wider West Virginia.

The Generation West Virginia Impact WV Fellowship program pairs [Read more]

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