Joe Stephens

The Hound of The Baskervilles

Fans of the Actors Guild of Parkersburg who have been hungry to view a production from their beloved troupe can rejoice. While it may not be in the format they...

Connecting Socially while Distancing Physically

People Are Finding Ways to Maintain Friendships Without Violating Social Distancing Amidst the larger issues facing our country and world because of the COVID-19 pandemic, such as food fears, the possibility of contracting the disease ourselves, ...

Local Teachers Get Creative

Local Teachers Find New Ways to Connect with and Educate Students One of the huge issues brought on by COVID-19 was the closing of school buildings all arou...

River Dog Café & Diner Converts to Selling Groceries

One of the things people are finding as they make their way through this new normal brought on by COVID-19 is that they end up doing things they never planned to do. Sometimes it is doing something just to get by under trying circumstances. Other ti...
Joe Stephens

Joe Stephens


Joe Stephens is the author of The Shalan Adventures, starring Harry and Dee Shalan. While he's not writing stories of daring-do, he's an award-winning high school English teacher. He's also a big fan of anything nerd, especially superhero.