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Hill Hoppers Flying Club Hit the Skies for Air Show

Sun, 08/09/2015 - 6:10pm
The Hill Hoppers Flying Club held an air show Sunday to test their skills in the Ohio Valley skies and help young pilots with their own model planes. Planes, helicopters, and drones of all sizes were flown at their airfield near Roneys Point from little balsa wood models for the kids to planes stretching to 100 inch wingspans. Fred Snively of the Hill Hoppers says there's plenty of reasons people take up model planes as a hobby but it quickly becomes much more."A lot of people...
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Ohio Valley's Lebanese Heritage Celebrated at Mahrajan

Sun, 08/09/2015 - 6:03pm
It's one of the longest-running events at Oglebay and Sunday the Mahrajan Lebanese Heritage Festival was held once again, just like it has been every year since the 1930's. The word Mahrajan translates to "festival" in English however for the thousands who share Lebanese heritage and those who just enjoy the culture, the word has come to mean reunion according to Our Lady of Lebanon Church in Wheeling."It's the Lebanese hospitality that draws it, you know, th...
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