Lori Michener runs the mile-loop through Woodsfield Saturday, Oct.6 during the first few hours of Charlie’s Run. Michener finished the 12-hour event with 45 miles.

More than 20 years ago, John Zerger, of Salisbury, North Carolina, had a college professor that told him he trained too much.

A running enthusiast, Zerger said he would constantly do math problems on his longer runs.

At one point, he said, he solved a challenging equation that had stumped his fellow classmates for years.

Woodsfield Elementary School students head down the hill by the school and up the adjacent grassy hill toward the Woodsfield Volunteer Fire Department during a mock full-scale emergency evacuation Monday, Oct. 8.

Woodsfield Elementary School Principal Josh Ischy wants his school to be ready for whatever could happen.

Jordan Spence and Billy Gardner hang out at Yoho’s Sporting Goods in Woodsfield. Every day, Billy stops by Yoho’s to spend a little time with Jordan during his after-school routine.
Lori Michener runs the mile-loop through Woodsfield Saturday, Oct.6 during the first few hours of Charlie’s Run. Michener finished the 12-hour event with 45 miles.
Woodsfield Elementary School students head down the hill by the school and up the adjacent grassy hill toward the Woodsfield Volunteer Fire Department during a mock full-scale emergency evacuation Monday, Oct. 8.

A Second Look 3/26/15

60 Years Ago - 1955

Members of the second-year typing class at Woodsfield High School prepared the Easter Seal letters for mailing. Members of the class included Charlotte Walter, Sam Templeton, Gailord Hogue, Peggy Jean Hartline, Peggy Saffle, Dean Groves and Marilyn Ault.

David Highman

David E. Highman, Jr., 73, of Woodsfield passed away March 23, 2015 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, WV. He was born August 7, 1941, the son of the late David and Gladys Bates Highman.

Ruth Ann Frye

  Frye, Ruth Ann, age 79 of Sardis, Ohio, died Saturday, March 21, 2015 in Acuity Specialty Hospital, Bellaire, Ohio.

She was born June 23, 1935, a daughter of the late Harry and Mattie Murphy Longwell.

Virginia Boyd

Virginia W. “Wave” Boyd, age 75, of Mount Vernon got her wings on Friday morning, March 20, 2015 at Country Court Nursing Home in Mount Vernon.  She was born on September 5, 1939 in Miltonsburg, daughter of the late Charles and Mary (Howiler) Keylor.

Clarence Burkhart

Clarence Sinclair Burkhart, 83, of Miltonsburg-Calais Road, Woodsfield, passed away March 21, 2015 at his home.  He was born May 25, 1931, in Woodsfield, a son of the late Edward and Emma Brown Burkhart.

Clarence was a retired farmer.

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