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Boil water advisory issued for Norton

NORTON, W.Va. - The Norton-Harding-Jimtown Public Service District has announced a boil water advisory for the town of Norton in Randolph County.The purpose for this advisory is a waterline break. Residents of the affected area are advised to boil water before use until further notice.Stay with 12 N

WBOY - 2018-11-16 19:04:24

Elkins Middle school student surprised on World Diabetes Day

ELKINS, W. Va. (WDTV) -In honor of Diabetes Awareness month and World Diabetes Day. the Elkins Middle School Lady Hornets basketball team along with their coaches, organized a diabetes awareness project on Wednesday.

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Elkins Youth Football gets over $2,000 thanks to spare change

For the program, the insurance company donates water bottles for local organizations to sell throughout the year, the organizations are encouraged to tell patrons that they can keep their empty bottles, fill it with their spare change, and donate it back to the organization when its full.

WDTV - 2018-11-15 12:17:00

Woman accused of breaking into home with a knife

Amanda Luceille Bennett, 32, of Marlinton, is charged with one felony count of nighttime burglary. She is incarcerated at Tygart Valley Regional Jail on a $15,000 cash-only bond, set by Randolph County Magistrate Ben Shepler.

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Randolph County Commission to send complaint to Frontier

“Over the course of the last six to nine months, we have received a tremendous amount of complaints with the quality of phone service in the southern part of our county,”Randolph County Commissioner Mark Scott said.“Particularly in the 304-339 exchange. We have contacted Frontier on several occasion

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-11-16 00:00:00

Elkins man receives life-saving liver transplant thanks to his co-worker, Marine veteran

PARSONS, W. Va. (WDTV) -More than three years ago, Phillips Kolsun was living in Elkins without a worry in the world, but that all changed.

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West Virginia man arrested for sexually abusing 2-year-old girl

According to the Grafton Police Department, officers received a 911 call on Wednesday evening from a woman claiming that Terry Austin II, 29, of Grafton was upstairs with a two-year-old girl with his pants down and his penis out. When officers arrived at the residence, Austin had fled on foot and wa

WOWK - 2018-11-16 17:09:46

One person taken to the hospital after morning accident in Harrison County

HARRISON COUNTY, W. Va.One person has been taken to the hospital after an accident in Harrison County on Friday morning.The accident involving a vehicle and a tractor-trailer happened just after 6:30 a.m. on the Southbound side of I-79 at mile marker 119 in Bridgeport.Crews from Clarksburg Fire Depa

WDTV - 2018-11-16 07:46:00

Sisters Enjoy Santa’s Workshop

The Inter-Mountain photo by Tim MacVean Sisters Brooklyn Isner, 6, left, and Emory Isner, 2, spend time with their mother, Veronica Isner, Thursday afternoon as they work to create Grinch crafts as part of the Elkins Main Street Santa’s Workshop event, which will take place throughout November and D

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-11-16 00:00:00

Grafton man arrested for sexually abusing 2-year-old girl

According to the Grafton Police Department, officers received a 911 call on Wednesday evening from a woman claiming that Terry Austin II, 29, of Grafton was upstairs with a two-year-old girl with his pants down and his penis out. When officers arrived at the residence, Austin had fled on foot and wa

WBOY - 2018-11-15 20:04:05

Elkins Bengals cap perfect 11-0 year with banner

The orange and black special teams unit did go on to connect on their next three PATs, including the hold from Ethan McCarty and the leg of Brock Holland, rounding up six points as successful kicks count for two points in youth league scoring.

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Randolph County students celebrate their favorite veterans

Students at North Elementary School invited their family, friends, and neighbors who have served to enjoy an afternoon of music and celebration. Teachers said the event is a way for students to recognize their loved ones and celebrate a personal connection to the nation’s veterans.

WBOY - 2018-11-15 01:10:36

Veterans Day Parade Rolls Through Downtown Elkins

Reporter’s Notebook: Post-Election ObservationsWe made it through Election Day, and I have the following observations I’d like to make. After covering the ...Broughton took part in covert operations as an Army RangerELKINS — An area resident and former Elkins mayor was involved in two covert operati

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Randolph BOE takes a look at George Ward improvements

Superintendent Gabe Devono said,“After consolidating two schools, I felt we needed to ask the (state School Board Authority) for funds to have additional classrooms completed.”

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-11-15 00:00:00

Carnegie helps students get scientific

Presenters from Carnegie Science Center, of Pittsburgh, visited the school Tuesday and, following a presentation about human anatomy, facilitated roughly 10 educational activities for students to visit.

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Winter storm watch issued in parts of West Virginia

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Two Preston schools remain open as board considers levy

The vote, taken before a large audience at the Preston High theater, was 4-1, with Board Member Jeff Zigray voting against it. Board Member Pam Feathers made the motion, and Bob Ridenour seconded it.

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Two arrested in Elkins on drug charges

According to the criminal complaint, officers pulled over a car on 11th Street for an improper registration and suspicion of the driver being under the influence. The driver was identified as Gina Mccauley. When asked, police say Mccauley told them there was nothing in the vehicle to tell them about

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Deputy arrests another man for firearms violation

BUCKHANNON – An Elkins man was arrested for allegedly having a concealed firearm as a convicted felon by the Upshur County Sheriff’s Department. Edward Randolph Hosaflook,58, was arrested for

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Randolph County teacher recognized as Environmental Teacher of the Year

ELKINS, W.Va. - Randolph County Teacher, Penni Harris, has been recognized as intermediate Environmental Teacher of the Year by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection.

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