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Crews battle fire at Robinson Run Mine

HARRISON COUNTY, W.Va. (WDTV) - Several crews are currently on the scene of a working silo fire at the Robinson Run Mine in Harrison County. EMS officials were alerted of the fire at approximately 11:07 am. At least five fire companies, including Lumberport VFD, Shinnston VFD, Spelter VFD, Wallace

WDTV - 2018-03-17 23:03:00

Youngsters Get Hooked On Fishing

The Inter-Mountain photos by Tim MacVean Youngsters enjoy the variety of activities offered at Randolph County's Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs Expo Saturday at the Elkins High School gymnasium. The event featured games, live entertainment, educational workshops and interactive vendor booths. The In

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Local nonprofit ordered to pay back wages

The defendant in the civil action, Randolph County Sheltered Workshop, was found to have failed to pay the required federal minimum wage between Oct. 21, 2012, and Sept. 19, 2014, resulting in back wages owed to total $119.040.63, as ruled on Feb. 21 by a jury sitting on the civil action in the U.S.


Recent arrests made by law enforcement

FAIRMONT - A woman was recently arrested for alleged child neglect creating risk of injury. During a police search of a residence authorized by a search warrant on Feb. 23, the Barrackville police chief and the Marion County Sheriff's Department allegedly discovered marijuana, cocaine and parapherna


Speaker discusses Mountain State's drug problem at D&E

ELKINS - Davis & Elkins College students as well as members of the community heard about the opioid epidemic in West Virginia from a guest speaker Thursday. During a presentation, Dr. Chris White, professor of history at Marshall University and an author, elaborated on data regarding overdose-relate


Annual Event Features Easter Bunny

The Easter Bunny greets a range of area youngsters during Saturday's popular springtime event. The Easter Bunny greets a range of area youngsters during Saturday's popular springtime event. The Easter Bunny greets a range of area youngsters during Saturday's popular springtime event. Youngsters r

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Elkins Dance Jam gets moving today

ELKINS - The first in a series of Elkins Dance Jam sessions - a free program designed to promote healthy living with a theme of improvisational movement - is scheduled for 7 to 8 p.m. today in Myles Center for the Arts Creative Commons on the Davis & Elkins College campus. Led by Appalachian Ensembl


This week, 60 years ago: Coal history made, Davis store opens, new Fairview school building OK'd

March 19, 1958 - Clarksburg will remain on standard time this summer, just as it has ever since World War II. City Council voted unanimously last night to retain standard time. - George W. Turley was elected exalted ruler of BPOElks Lodge No. 294, to succeed Charles A. Jenkins, during the annual ele

TIMES WEST VIRGINIAN - 2018-03-19 07:55:00

Easter Bunny to visit with area children in downtown Elkins

The Inter-Mountain file photo by Tim MacVean Area youngsters take a break from a hearty pancake breakfast to get their picture taken with the Easter Bunny during last year's Elkins Main Street Pancake Breakfast with the Easter Bunny event at C.J. Maggie's. ELKINS - Community members of all ages are


Card My Yard makes the whole yard a greeting

BRIDGEPORT - Jenny Reed had always considered herself an artsy person. As she is a volunteer painting instructor at the Starving Artist Studio in Bridgeport, most of her friends and students know this. So when one of them came across a creative outlet spreading cheer across Texas, she knew she had t

TIMES WEST VIRGINIAN - 2018-03-18 07:15:00

Clarksburg mother pleads with thieves to return son's stolen ashes

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. - A local woman is asking a thief to return her son's ashes with no questions asked. "It made me feel like I lost him all over again. I mean I've got stuff. I got pictures, but I would not in a million years wish this on any parent," said Stacey Bright. Out of all the valuables t


Students offer free tax preparation

ELKINS - Davis & Elkins College accounting and finance majors are continuing to take part in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, providing free tax return preparation. Students are available at the Elkins Randolph County Public Library on Saturday mornings through April 14. Appointments can