1st Academy Sports + Outdoor store in West Virginia to open Friday

 by: Amanda Barber Posted: Nov 15, 2022 / 04:39 PM EST Updated: Nov 15, 2022 / 04:42 PM EST BARBOURSVILLE, WV (WOWK) — Soon, a new sporting goods and outdoor recreation store will open in Barboursville, West Virginia. Academy Sports + Outdoors (Academy) will open on Friday, Nov. 18. From Friday to Sunday, grand opening […]

Ross Dress for Less to Open a New Store in Barboursville, West Virginia

Published Oct 3, 2022 8:30AM EDT Dublin, California, October 3, 2022 – Ross Dress for Less® (“Ross”) will open a new store in Barboursville on October 8, 2022. The 21,500 square foot store is located in Merritt Creek Farm Shopping Center, at the northeast corner of INTERSTATE 64 and Big Ben Bowen Highway. Together, Ross Dress […]

‘A Team Kentucky Day’

‘A Team Kentucky Day’ BY HENRY CULVYHOUSE THE DAILY INDEPENDENT CANNONSBURG Dressed in their Sunday finest, the gentry and the political class of Boyd and beyond gathered to celebrate the groundbreaking of the first quarter horse racing track in Kentucky on Friday. It was a true who’s who of northeastern Kentucky — bankers and lawyers […]

South Charleston breaks ground on new Chick-Fil-A site at Park Place Plaza

By Carrie Hodousek August 29, 2022 – 11:46 am SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Chicken and waffle fries will soon be served at a new Chick-fil-A location in Kanawha County. A groundbreaking ceremony was held Monday morning for the fast food restaurant at the new Park Place Plaza along MacCorkle Avenue. Chick-fil-A will be the first […]

UT Law Class of 2025 has highest academic credentials on record

The University of Tennessee College of Law welcomed this month one of the most highly credentialed groups of first-year J.D. students in the law school’s history. This talented and diverse cohort consists of 137 students—the largest entering class since 2013—with a median LSAT score of 160 and a median GPA of 3.76, which is the […]

New Chick-fil-A opening in Jeffersontown this week

Aug 9, 2022 Updated Aug 9, 2022 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — A new Chick-fil-A location is opening in the Louisville area. According to the restaurant chain’s website, the new Chick-fil-A opens on Thursday on Plantside Drive, near the intersection with Blankenbaker Parkway. The company has stopped offering first 100 customers in line at a new […]

Charles Pointe approves $2.3 million project for 45 additional single-family homes

By Connect-Bridgeport Staff on July 14, 2022 Forty-five more quality built single-family homes are coming to the Worthington Village neighborhood at Charles Pointe. Genesis Partners, the developer of the 1,700-acre Charles Pointe development, said that Preston Contractors, Inc. of Kingwood has been selected to prepare a 20-acre site for the expansion of one of Bridgeport’s […]

Four new retail stores under construction at Tanyard Station

By: Fred Pace fpace@hdmediallc.com BARBOURSVILLE – Anyone who has driven by the Tanyard Station shopping center in Barboursville can see construction is back after some delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Brent Roswall, a native of Barboursville and co-owner of INTERSTATE Realty of Bristol, Tennessee, the developer of Tanyard Station, says four new retail stores […]

Smoothie King coming to Huntington this summer

HUNTINGTON — Smoothie King is coming to Huntington this summer. The developers of the Herd Stadium Center announced last year that Starbucks, Qdoba and Papa John’s will be coming to the new development on 5th Avenue across from Marshall University’s Joan C. Edwards Stadium. The location is at the former Burger King site. “We recently […]