Browsing: Parkesburg Churches

Holiday Happenings Around Parkesburg

By Jack Mariano Updated Weekly until Christmas   “At A Glance” Calendar   Detailed information may be found on Mel Keen’s Facebook link in PARKESBURG LOCALS thread.  Community Christmas Tree KVFD Fire and EMS Station – 329


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Plans For Memorial Skate Park In Parkesburg Moving Forward

Parkesburg Point Youth Center held a meeting last week on the proposed outdoor skate park in the parking lot of its facility on Main Street. The John Gillen Memorial Skate Park, in memory of Gillen, 21,


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Christmas Craft Fair & Bazaar


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Missing Father John

By Jack Mariano When the Reverend Father John Van Der Paer was informed earlier this year that he was retiring, for the second time in his ministry vocation, he was not happy. After all, at 93


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Parkesburg Religious History

As described in the Parkesburg Centennial Guide published on the occasion of Parkesburg’s 100th birthday celebration in 1972. Previous excerpts from the Centennial Guide here and here.


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Knights Sponsors Race Night


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Cancer Survivor Will Speak Sunday At Parkesburg Church

Jim Lantz, Pastor of Parkesburg Word of Faith Church and the man who graciously hosts the community breakfast at the VFW on the third Saturday of every month, told me about Brian Wills’ visit to Pastor Lantz’s


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New Point Center Takes Shape

The Point’s gym floor goes down as the rest of the new facility at the end of Main Street takes shape.                         ____________    


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Point’s Grand Opening Will Feature Prominent Conservative Speaker

Parkesburg Point, an organization focused on transforming and empowering the youth of Parkesburg and surrounding areas, will unveil its new Main Street community center at a Grand Opening Event scheduled for Sunday, November 17. During the grand


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Calendar Alert: Craft Fair

Parkesburg’s Our Lady of Consolation Church and OLC Early Learning Center will hold their 23rd Annual Christmas Craft & Book Fair on Saturday, November 23rd. The Early Learning Center is a part of Our Lady Of


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