Wheeling Homecoming activities abound at Labor Day celebration

The annual Labor Day weekend Wheeling Homecoming has the added feature this year of a Sesquicentennial celebration.

Today’s activities include a baby show is at 9 o’clock this morning with a parade at 11 o’clock themed “Wheeling Through the Years,” and a volleyball tournament starts at noon.

A dinner will be served at the new community center following the parade with a program and celebration of the Sesquicentennial is at 1 o’clock this afternoon.

A time capsule buried in the center of the Wheeling city park is to be raised this afternoon. A dedication of the $300,000 Wheeling Community Center which opened earlier this year following a fundraising campaign.

The band Young Country is to perform this afternoon in Wheeling.

Randall Mann


Randall has been with KTTN/KGOZ for almost 20 years. He is the current Engineer for all of the stations, as well as working "on-air" from 6 to 10, am in the morning. Randall does a bit of everything including producing advertisements as well as writing the occasional news article. Randall is also the current Webmaster for the studio as well as the local graphic artist.

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