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Parkersburg Resident Pleads For Future of Fortune-Telling

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PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) – A tarot card reader is prodding Parkersburg officials to drop a longstanding, little-known ban on fortunetelling. The Parkersburg News and Sentinel reports that Heather Cooper, who owns the fortunetelling business Hawthorn, asked city council last week to eliminate the ban. Since 1947, Parkersburg has prohibited palmistry, fortunetelling, astrology, phrenology and similar… Read More