Chester Hall of Fame looking for nominations

CHESTER – The Chester Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for the next round of inductions in 2015.

The Hall of Fame takes nominations year-round.

Candidates for induction should be past or present Chester area residents who have had a significant, positive influence on the history and development of Chester.

They may have distinguished themselves in fields such as agriculture, business, education, athletics, philanthropy or any other appropriate area.

Those wishing to nominate a candidate do not have to be from Chester.

Nomination forms are available for print-out at the Hall of Fame website:, or contact Jim and Judy Pryor at 304-387-1548 or Chairman Jerry Smith at 330-727-4366 for forms or questions.

The nomination forms should be completed entirely with as much supporting information as possible on the candidate.

Completed forms may be mailed to: Chester Hall of Fame, P.O. Box 106, Chester, WV 26034.

The Hall of Fame wall is across from Chester City Council chambers in the Chester Municipal Building.