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Two Harrison County residents plead guilty to roles in heroin distribution

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WDTV) --Two Harrison County residents have pleaded guilty to their roles in the distribution of heroin.According to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Clarksburg, 25-year-old Alexandra D. Coffman Mitchell (also known as "Ali") pleaded guilty Tueaday to one count of “Maintaining Drug-In

WDTV - 2018-05-22 16:39:00

Parents talk to BOE about hiring

Ultimately, the board voted to“table”the recommendation made to appoint Levi Fletcher, already an employee of Randolph County Schools, to the position. All the board members voted to approve the motion to table this item except for board member Rachel Anger, who abstained from voting.

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-05-23 00:00:00

Police investigate vehicle accident in Marion County

Fairmont, WV - Multiple crews responded to a vehicle accident late Monday night in Fairmont.The accident happened around 10 p.m. on Pinchgut Hollow Road.According to the Marion County logs there were reported injuries and a medical examiner was called to the scene.The sheriff's department is investi

WBOY - 2018-05-22 05:54:43

Elkins teenager competes in national archery tournament

Jesse Tallman, an 11th-grade student at Elkins High School, recently took fifth place in the West Virginia Archery in the Schools state tournament, which earned her a spot in the national competition.

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-05-22 00:00:00

Middle School Visits Arts Center

The Inter-Mountain photos by Tim MacVean Roughly 160 Elkins Middle School students, split into four different groups throughout the day, visited The Arts Center Tuesday to learn more about music and the arts. Local musician Seth Maynard hosted interactive music lessons which included discussions abo

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-05-23 00:00:00

White Hall Police arrest Fairmont man on drug charge

Police said they could smell marijuana coming from the vehicle while trying to wake Brian Rutherford II, 24, of Fairmont.

WBOY - 2018-05-22 19:19:03

The Inter-Mountain: W.Va. PEIA wrestles with out-of-state providers

The Inter-Mountain of Elkins, W.Va., published this editorial on May 16 regarding the state's Public Employee Insurance Agency:Money is the key challenge facing West Virginia's Public Employee Insurance Agency. With health care costs increasing continually, neither of the two primary options for dea

WILLIAMSON DAILY NEWS - 2018-05-22 05:01:00

‘Opportunity Zones’ tapped in local area

Those areas include the historic downtown area of Elkins, the Elkins Railyard, Davis & Elkins College, the Davis Medical Center campus, a variety of residential neighborhoods and government office buildings in Elkins, as well as Buckhannon’s historic downtown district and“developable sites”in proxim

THEINTERMOUNTAIN.COM - 2018-05-22 00:00:00

American Gut: an Open Platform for Citizen Science Microbiome Research

Daniel McDonald,Embriette Hyde,Justine W. Debelius,James T. Morton,Antonio Gonzalez,Gail Ackermann,Alexander A. Aksenov,Bahar Behsaz,Caitriona Brennan,Yingfeng Chen,Lindsay DeRight Goldasich,Pieter C. Dorrestein,Robert R. Dunn,Ashkaan K. Fahimipour,James Gaffney,Jack A. Gilbert,Grant Gogul,Jessica L


Bridgeport native makes iTunes top 10 country chart

Nat Frederick has been playing the guitar and writing songs ever since he was a small child. His Bridgeport and Anmoore roots made it easy for him to write “Home to Me” which hit the top 10 iTunes country chart reaching number seven as of Wednesday. From the smell of canned peppers, to the sights of


Award-winning video focuses on D&E

One of the Peak gold medal-winning entries is a fundraising video for Davis & Elkins College, for which D&E junior Dakota Peak scored the film. The other two gold medal videos are promotional films for the spa industry of Travel Berkeley Springs and The Country Inn of Berkeley Springs. Muse Creative



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PARSONSADVOCATE.COM - 2018-05-21 18:56:53

Elkins looks at dilapidated properties

The purpose of the proposed law is to provide“a process for the identification, inspection, correction and removal of unsafe structures within the city in a manner that ensures adequate notice to the owners of such structures while protecting the public from danger due to unsafe or unsanitary condit


Offering the ‘path to everything’

Altice USA offers Suddenlink-branded digital cable television, high-speed Internet and voice services to residential and business customers under the Suddenlink brand across the western, midwestern and southern states. This donation will help us to establish heat at KEC before cold weather returns.


Harrison County man sentenced for health care fraud

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — A Harrison County man will serve prison time and is ordered to pay back $240,000 for a health care fraud conviction.


WVU baseball edged by Baylor to tie series

MORGANTOWN — The West Virginia University baseball team lost the second game of a three-game series to Baylor, 4-1, on Friday afternoon at Monongalia County Ballpark.


Deal reached in pornography case

John Anthony Collins, 48, of Elkins, pleaded guilty to two felony counts of possession of material depicting a minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct, as part of the plea agreement. The prosecution dismissed 13 felony counts of the same charge.


Commission supports Town Square project

Randolph County Commission President Mike Taylor and Commissioner Chris See voted unanimously to donate $10,000, taken from the hotel/motel tax budget line, to the Elkins Rotary Club for their Town Square Canopy Project.


Davis Medical to host health event for seniors

“This is a perfect opportunity for Davis Medical Center to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems among seniors,”said Catherine Chua, DO, FAAFP, FMNM, Davis Health System chief medical officer.


Man charged with daytime burglary

FAIRMONT — William Christopher Murray, 28, of 755 Harter Hill Rd., Worthington, has been charged with felony daytime burglary for an April 30 incident in Marion County.