Jackson Newspapers - Ripley, WV
Updated at 9:46 AM

A major way that the war about women working has been fought has been about its impact on children. An argument is made and the feeling persists that children are better off if their mothers are at home caring for them. Stay-at-home mothers take pride in that belief, while it is also the source of guilt for many working mothers.

Updated at 9:29 AM

Wilda M. Smith Parsons, 83 of Ripley, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, went home to be with her Lord, Jesus Christ, May 20, 2015 at Eldercare of West Virginia, Ripley, following a long illness.

Updated at 9:28 AM

Robert Ralph Stanley, 73, of Ravenswood, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at his home following an extended illness.

Updated at 9:26 AM

Sharon Lee Workman Miller, 73, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away peacefully at her home on May 21, 2015.

Updated at 9:24 AM

RAVENSWOOD - Metal alloy produced at Constellium in Ravenswood is headed to Mars as part of the new era of space exploration with the Orion spacecrafts.

Updated at 9:16 AM

Two people, including the gunman, died and another person was injured in a shooting early Tuesday at a Wal-Mart Supercenter store in Grand Forks, North Dakota, police said.

Updated at 9:15 AM

RAVENSWOOD - It’s a homecoming of sorts for Ravenswood Red Devil Football’s new head coach, although actually Kemp Kelly never left.

Updated at 9:15 AM

RIPLEY – Managing expectations is important.  Having realistic expectations, especially within the context of a season, is even more important in terms of how that season is perceived.  Coming into the 2015 season, the...

Posted at 5:00 AM

Two B.B. King heirs who've been most outspoken about the blues legend's care in his final days have accused King's two closest aides of poisoning him, but the attorney for King's estate called the claims ridiculous and police said there was no...

Updated at 11:28 PM

A waterspout uprooted an inflatable bounce house with three children inside it on a South Florida beach Monday, but the youngsters were tossed to the sand before it flew above palm trees and over four lanes of traffic, police said.

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