CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Nineteen people have applied to fill a seat on the West Virginia Intermediate Court of Appeals, Gov. Jim Justice's office said.
The vacancy was created by the resignation last month of Donald A.
Charles Webb, a lifelong non-conformist whose debut novel “The Graduate” was a deadpan satire of his college education and wealthy background adapted into the classic film of the same name, has died...
League City resident Shawna Glad is used to playing major roles on stage; so appearing in a small part in a Houston production of “The Graduate” posed a challenge.
“It’s hard when you have a small role, 20 lines, to establish a character,” she said, referring to her part as Mom, who is Benjamin Braddock’s neurotic mother in the comedy that playwright Terry Johnson based on a 1963 novella by Charles Webb as well as Calder Willingham and Buck Henry’s screenplay for the classic 1967 movie.