Liv Hefner

A Return to Natural Living

How one local couple seeks to promote a healthier community through wholesome products and clean living Nestled on the outskirts of Belpre, Ohio sits a small l...

The Lock Tree

They shared their first kiss at the end of the driveway for the home they would eventually own. She was a self-proclaimed “country bumpkin” and him, “a city boy...

Rewind

Platform shoes, plaid and long hair dominated the trends while smooth ballads floated on summer breezes. Then, loud colors and loud music took over while big hair had its day in the fashion scene. Finally, it gave way to grunge queens and plaid with ...

Bubble and Geek

Every so often, the paths of passion and hobby cross to make a really cool career. For Cathy Cogar, of Bridgeport, W.Va., those happened to be candle making and...

The Master of Replicas

Looking at his house from the outside, it’s nondescript. Shrubs line the entrance to the house and a gate puts a small barrier between the sidewalk and the fron...

Undercurrent

The concept of “making it big” always requires the artist to leave their home town. No act “makes it big” in West Virginia or Ohio. Perhaps, though, the idea of that is truly a misconception. Perhaps, artists can still be accomplished while celebrati...

MOV Restaurant Week

“What do you want to eat?” “I don’t know. What do you want?” “Let’s just order in.” The above conversation takes place in countless homes across the Mid-Ohio...

Addiction Fallout

Today, I’m not going to talk about the actual drug problem in West Virginia, or our wonderful town. We know it exists, we know it’s bad and we know we need a so...

Fifty Years Later

This week, we celebrated a man whose life changed the very landscape of the nation we call home. As everyone knows, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a clergyman, activist and major player in the American Civil Rights Movement. His dream sparked peacef...

Beet and Berry Smoothie

My most vivid memories of beets come from when I was a kid and there would be a pickled beet on my plate. It's fuchsia juices would be running at an alarming ra...
Liv Hefner

Liv Hefner

Editor-in-Chief

Liv is a W.Va. based wedding photographer consumed by wanderlust. She seeks beauty in everyday things. Liv is a teacher, wife, daughter, indulger of all things Disney and unabashedly obsessed with her fur-babies: Henry and Pepper.

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