Katie McDowell

Some new stuff hitting the boob-tube, as my mom would say

know a ton of people are still reeling over the end of Game of Thrones.

Katie McDowell

Katie McDowell
Weekend away offers chance to get back in the book groove
love to read.All my life, its been my No. 1 hobby, among the first things list when asked about my passions.
May 19, 2019 - 12:01 am
Katie McDowell
Staying sober, despite the self-doubt
If you spend much time around people with addictions, youll notice a lot of them say the same thing.
May 5, 2019 - 12:01 am
Katie McDowell
Podcasts make stories more mobile
love stories.Funny stories, shocking stories. Apocalyptic stories, survivalist stories.
April 21, 2019 - 12:01 am
Katie McDowell
Simple pleasures fun to ponder
Yesterday, sat and listened to several men in my office talk about sports for what felt like hours (but was, to be fair, probably more like 20 minutes).
April 7, 2019 - 12:01 am
Katie McDowell
What’s up, docs? Weekend off equals bingefest
After a month of six-day work weeks, today marks the first day of the first full weekend Ive had to myself in what feels like ages.
March 24, 2019 - 12:01 am
Katie McDowell
They'll make me a real detective after this, right?
In completely uninteresting news, today is my birthday.
March 10, 2019 - 12:01 am
Katie McDowell
He got us all right: Wishing Pops a happy ‘Gotcha Day’
Valentines Day may be just behind us, but theres an even bigger celebration of love brewing this week.
February 17, 2019 - 12:01 am
Katie McDowell
What to watch when you hate the Super Bowl (or anytime you want, really)
The last time recall having anything even tangentially to do with the Super Bowl, was sitting in a corner, wearing a bicycle helmet and being told to chug a beer, because had just lost that round of whatever drinking game we were playing.
February 3, 2019 - 7:08 pm
Katie McDowell
Once a horror junkie, always a horror junkie
Given my lofty aspirations when it comes to espousing a healthier lifestyle that benefits both the earth and its animals, you might think my entertainment choices would follow suit.
January 21, 2019 - 2:16 pm
Katie McDowell
Time to get this new year's resolution started
As part of my New Years resolutions, vowed to find the time to get back to writing this column every week.
January 13, 2019 - 12:01 am

Life & Leisure

Life & Leisure
Jenny Wilson Trio, Marc Harshman perform together Saturday at MAC
The Jenny Wilson Trio will perform a jazz concert, Sound Color Words, at 7:30 p.
May 9, 2019 - 5:36 pm
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Folklife Center in Fairmont seeks docents
The Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center is seeking volunteers to serve as docents for folklife center tours.
May 9, 2019 - 5:07 pm
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Entertainment listings: May 9-15
MusicTRIO: will perform a jazz concert, Sound Color Words, at 7:30 p.
May 9, 2019 - 12:15 pm
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MACglee choral group present spring concert at First Presbyterian
The MACglee community choral group will present its annual spring concert at 2 p.
May 4, 2019 - 9:25 pm
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West Virginia Botanic Garden offers time for meditation with nature, printmaking workshop
April showers bring May flowers and many visitors to the West Virginia Botanic Garden, 1061 Tyrone Road.
May 4, 2019 - 9:21 pm
‘Avengers: Endgame’ fans ready for tonight’s movie release
Nationwide, Marvel fans are feeling the hype around the new Avengers: Endgame movie slated for release today.
April 25, 2019 - 12:53 pm
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Catch a sneak peek of Ken Burns' upcoming "Country Music" documentary Tuesday at CAC
Ken Burns forthcoming project Country Music: Film by Ken Burns covers familiar ground for the famed documentary filmmaker, which he said is perhaps why its taken him to this point in his career to devote himself to a subject so sewn into the fabric of his, and hell argue, most Americans lives.
April 11, 2019 - 4:06 pm
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Entertainment listings: March 28-April 3
Live music123 STREET: hosts People's Blues of Richmond and lespecial today; The Clarks with Last Year's Model Friday; Optimus Riff & Mateo Monk Saturday; Lorna Shore and Enterprise Earth with Bodysnatcher and Shotgun Surgeon Tuesday.
March 28, 2019 - 4:48 pm
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An evening with Graham Nash on Friday at the WVU Creative Arts Center
Earlier this year, Graham Nash a founding member of The Hollies and one third of Crosby, Stills & Nash, who has also released a handful of solo albums won the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Americana Awards in London.
March 28, 2019 - 1:40 pm
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Artists celebrate Appalachian folklore with 'Weird and Wonderful' show at Retrotique
West Virginias folklore is filled with fantastical creatures.
March 21, 2019 - 2:37 pm

Lindsey Fleming

Life & Leisure
Libraries offer so much more than books
If Id lived in the world according to Panos Mourdoukoutas growing up, would have either bankrupted my family or read a whole lot less.
July 26, 2018 - 11:25 am
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TV shows to veg out this summer
Ive spent the last couple of weeks moving from one house to another.
May 31, 2018 - 12:26 pm
Lindsey Fleming
Activities to cure your cabin fever
It finally feels less like winter and more like spring.
May 3, 2018 - 11:19 am
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Trying to scale back on the screen time
When was a kid, my parents bought me a 14-inch for my bedroom.
April 5, 2018 - 12:38 pm


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Morgantown’s Cody Clayton Eagle earns spot on ‘American Idol’
At 17, only four years after picking up a guitar, Cody Clayton Eagle is experiencing an opportunity that many musicians have dreamed of.
March 20, 2019 - 12:16 pm
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West Virginia Music Hall of Fame announces inductees for 2020
The number of music acts in the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame (WVMHoF) will grow by five in 2020.
March 19, 2019 - 5:27 pm
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Morgantown Dance presents ‘Alice in Wonderland’ at Met
Morgantown Dance Studio and Morgantown Ballet Co. present Alice in Wonderland, an original work based on the works of Lewis Carrolls Alices Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, with music by Daniel Berkman, Carl Davis, Anne Dudley, Richard Hartley and Joby Talbot.
March 14, 2019 - 4:56 pm
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Sign up for spring pottery classes at Zenclay
Zenclay new spring pottery and clay classes begin the week of March 18.
March 14, 2019 - 4:45 pm
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Morgantown Cupcake and Craft Beer Fest returns March 16 to benefit Empty Bowls
If beer and desserts are your favorite guilty pleasures, get ready to indulge and help out a worthy cause in the process.
March 14, 2019 - 2:34 pm
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Entertainment listings: March 14-20
Live music123 STREET: hosts When Particles Collide with Ghost Road and Before Sleep today; The Soul Miners Friday; Morgantownie Fest 2 featuring a mixed genre local lineup of Morgantown bands (doors at 7 p.
March 14, 2019 - 2:29 pm
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Celebrate International Women's Day downtown with exhibit, show
Midway through the bands first tour, Hello June will make its way back to Morgantown in time to celebrate International Womens Day with a line-up of fellow West Virginia musicians Friday at 123 Pleasant Street.
March 8, 2019 - 4:32 pm
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'Perspectives on the Opioid Crisis’ exhibit opens at Arts Mon
Arts Monongahela will host the gallery opening of Perspectives on the Opioid Crisis from 6-8 p.
March 8, 2019 - 4:29 pm
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Stevie Starr, professional regurgitator, returns March 1 to the Met
Stevie Starr says hes never been sick a day in his life.
March 1, 2019 - 10:50 am
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Gardner Winter festival returns this weekend
At first, organizer Judy Werner couldnt recall any new features of the upcoming Gardner Winter Music Festival, which returns Friday and Saturday to South Middle School.
February 22, 2019 - 10:42 am