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Christopher, EFHS girls win at Broadford; boys finish second

FAIRMONT - Behind freshman Erykah Christopher's first-place finish in 21:43, the East Fairmont girls' cross country team took first place Tuesday at the Broadford Invitational. EFHS had a team score of 33 in the girls' competition. Northern Garrett had a team score of 48, with Southern Garrett and A

TIMES WEST VIRGINIAN - 2017-09-23 07:00:00

Randolph man sentenced to jail

ELKINS - A local man convicted of stealing items from an area garage was sentenced after entering into a plea agreement in Randolph County Magistrate Court. Victor Leon Taylor III, 26, was sentenced to 30 days in jail on one misdemeanor count of fleeing on foot. He was sentenced to an additional 30

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-23 07:00:00

Competing in the Mountain State Forest Festival Cornhole Tournament

Alan Huffman and Micky Sponaugle, known as 'Dem Farm Boyz,' took home top honors Saturday in the 2017 Mountain State Forest Festival cornhole tournament. The first place winners received a $100 prize. Seventeen teams participated in the double-elimination event and all participants received coupons

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

Elkins High SchoolHomecoming Queen is Crowned

The Inter-Mountain photo by Logan Comer Madison Rose Bowers was named Elkins High School homecoming queen Friday night and crowned at halftime of the Elkins Tigers game against East Fairmont. Bowers is the daughter of Todd and Nicki Bowers, and was escorted by her father, Todd Bowers, and her brothe

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-23 07:00:00

Marty Stuart gives high-octane show for Cultural Foundation

CLARKSBURG - Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives performed a high-octane concert Saturday night before a full house at the Robert C. Byrd High School Theatre. The show was sponsored by the Cultural Foundation of Harrison County and is part of its 2017-2018 Concert Series. Stuart has been perf

THEET.COM - 2017-09-24 04:00:00

Philippi man headed to prison for 1-10 after probation is revoked

CLARKSBURG - A 41-year-old Philippi man is headed to prison after his probation was revoked Thursday by Harrison Chief Judge James A. Matish. Donald Aaron Scheuvront was previously convicted of grand larceny in a case in which he stole jewelry valued at more than $1,000 from an East View residence.

THEET.COM - 2017-09-22 22:15:00

Respect for those that serve

In current events, I see an ongoing change in our country. It appears that some of the liberal causes have eroded our moral structure and downright decency in how we view those precious folks who chose to protect and serve. Back in the '70s and '80s, we were taught to respect authority and to honor

THEET.COM - 2017-09-24 04:00:00

D&Eto host MSFF Comedy/Magic Show

Submitted photo Elkins native and illusionist Joshua Jordan will perform in the Mountain State Forest Festival Comedy/Magic Show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in Myles Center for the Arts Harper-McNeeley Auditorium. ELKINS - The Mountain State Forest Festival Comedy/Magic Show returns to the schedule for th

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

Former Army attack helicopter pilot recalls service overseas

Submitted photo Travis Bennett, a former attack helicopter pilot, stands proudly in front of an AH-64 D Apache Longbow attack helicopter. Editor's note: This article is part of The Inter-Mountain's Unsung Heroes series, which features veterans in our area and shares first-hand accounts of their mili

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

'Gift of Life'

ELKINS - A surprise celebration earlier this month marked a special anniversary for a local woman who received the gift of life. Carol Mallow, of Crystal Springs, had been diagnosed with non-alcohol-related cirrhosis of the liver and was told she needed a liver transplant from a live donor. She was

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-23 07:00:00

Scarecrows on display in Elkins

Volunteer Jane Hoxmeier, right, and Davis & Elkins College women's lacrosse player Savannah Stanford pose next to a scarecrow inspired by the West Virginia University Mountaineer mascot. ELKINS - For the third straight year, the streets of downtown Elkins are lined with the smiling faces of scarecro

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

City officials working to combat downtown vagrancy problem

CLARKSBURG - In recent months Clarksburg's downtown area has been inundated with pedestrian foot traffic, often vagrants who loiter outside of local businesses. City Manager Martin Howe said the city has received countless complaints from local business owners who say the vagrancy problem is detrac

THEET.COM - 2017-09-22 21:15:00

Bridgeport man sentenced to 5-25 in prison in death of his infant

GRAFTON - A 28-year-old Bridgeport man has been sentenced to 5-25 years in prison in the death of his 16-week old son. Jeremy Kurt Shaffer was sentenced by Judge Alan D. Moats in Taylor County for felony child neglect resulting in death (3-15 years) and child abuse resulting in serious injury (2-10

THEET.COM - 2017-09-24 22:00:00

'It tastes like fall': Pumpkin spice remains a signifier for beginning of autumn

CLARKSBURG - Fall is often synonymous with cooler weather, the leaves changing and, in most recent history, the smell and taste of pumpkin spice. Pumpkin spice can be found in anything from candles to cupcakes, but a large part of its growth can be traced back to Starbucks, who first introduced the

THEET.COM - 2017-09-24 04:00:00

Walk to End Alzheimer's event Sunday in Clarksburg

CLARKSBURG - Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's includes a new hope for the journey on Sunday at the Veterans Memorial Park Amphitheater in Clarksburg. The event begins with a ceremony for participants to hold up flowers representing where they are in their journeys with the disease. An

THEET.COM - 2017-09-22 21:40:00

Veterans Day Parade set Nov. 10 in downtown Clarksburg

CLARKSBURG - Those wishing to participate in the Nov. 10 Veterans Day Parade in Clarksburg can sign up until Oct. 30. The Veterans Day Ceremony will start at 11 a.m. at Jackson Square on West Pike Street, and the parade begins at noon. The celebration finishes up with a soup bean and cornbread dinne

THEET.COM - 2017-09-22 23:31:00

Wilsonburg backpack program keeps over 75 youth fed

WILSONBURG - The Wilsonburg Elementary School's Backpack program continues to offer food for children in need, with the community's efforts keeping the program alive. The school received $1,500 worth of food and water for the program from the Wilsonburg Lions Club, the Reynoldsville Baptist Church a

THEET.COM - 2017-09-22 21:00:00

Family members, patients speak out about impacts of low pay on mental health workers

Starting pay for direct patient care workers in Michigan's beleaguered behavioral health system averaged $8.69 per hour in 2015 with a turnover rate that averaged 40 percent and could be as high as 58 percent, three state legislators were told by 100 family members, clients and advocates at a forum

CRAIN'S DETROIT BUSINESS - 2017-09-25 11:08:41

Panel on human trafficking highlights Giving Hope meeting

Human trafficking, a form of modern slavery, affects people across the world. It is the second largest criminal enterprise after drugs, according to national experts. It impacts every community in Michigan across age, gender, ethnicity, and socio-economic backgrounds. Victims include children and ad

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-09-25 04:01:08

Church launches hurricane relief effort

Like so many, members at First United Methodist Church in Plymouth have been overwhelmed with the images of the devastation caused by Hurricanes Harvey in Texas and Irma in Florida and what it means for people as they try to rebuild their lives. Church members began asking themselves a simple questi

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-09-25 01:41:55