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TBT Preview: No. 1 Seed Scarlet and Gray Versus No. 16 Seed West Virginia Wildcats
Having reached the semifinals last year, the group is gunning for more this season and bolstered the roster a bit to do so. Returning players Jared Sullinger, William Buford, Aaron Craft, Jon Diebler, Dallas Lauderdale, David Lighty, and Evan Ravenel will also welcome Penn State alum Talor Battle to
Theatre West Virginia rolls two more nights of "Rocket Boys The Musical"
BECKLEY, W.Va. — Theatre West Virginia continues with its three nights of performances of the Homer Hickam-written "Rocket Boys The Musical" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 21-22 at the Cliffside Amphitheatre at Grandview near Beckley.Theatre-goers will be transported to Coalwood, West Virgin
41 people arrested and booked overnight in West Virginia
Todd Edward Scheifer, 28, was booked at 12:15 a.m. Saturday by Wayne County authorities on a felony charge of burglary, battery on a government official, fleeing, possession of a controlled substance, and shopliftng.
West Virginia judges remove Richwood mayor from office
Baber says he had not read the panel's findings in detail but criticized the council for wasting time and money on what he called a "witch hunt." Baber led Richwood in the wake of the June 2016, flood, garnering attention to the community's recovery efforts.
State Farm(R) Mutual Automobile Insurance Company Auto Rate Cut for West Virginia Customers
BLOOMINGTON, Illinois,July 20-- State Farm Companies, an auto, home and individual life insurance provider, issued the following news release:State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, the largest auto insurer in the nation, will cut its rates inWest Virginia. As a result, its overall personal
Siri leads West Virginia to 8-1 win over Williamsport
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Raul Siri hit two solo homers as the West Virginia Black Bears beat the Williamsport Crosscutters 8-1 on Friday.Up 2-1, the Black Bears extended their lead in the third inning when Siri hit a solo home run.
Why West Virginia’s sore loser law matters
One of those laws — the sore loser law — in West Virginia has recently garnered attention. Don Blankenship, who lost the GOP primary for the U.S. Senate race to Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, recently collected signatures in order to run for the same office under affiliation with the Constitutio
Individual Battles Set For Special Teams – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage – Blue Gold News
In thefirst part of our lookat special teams for the 2018 season, we focused on a whole squad look. In today’s concluding Part 2, we examine some of the individuals who could battle for playing time and help push West Virginia’s play to a higher level this season.
West Virginia Supreme Court Tries To Block Media From Tour
“I would like to request a reconsideration because these proceedings are clearly in the public interest and involve West Virginia constitutional issues spanning multiple branches of government,”McElhinny wrote to Jennifer Bundy, the court’s public information officer.
West Virginia Is Now The Setting Of A Massively Popular Video Game And It's Awesome
West Virginia landscapes have been captured through photography, its landmarks and history committed to pen and paper, its stories told through the lens of a movie camera, but for the first time in its history, the Mountain State has entered the realm of video games. Here is an early look at West Vi
West Virginia’s Jennings Ready for Final Season
“Yea, they (the uncaught passes) haunt you as a receiver,”Jennings said, who led the Mountaineers with 97 catches for 1,096 yards in 2017. “You go back into the locker room after the game and beat yourself up a little over those.
Man from West Virginia found dead in the Columbia River south of Kettle Falls
STEVENS COUNTY, Wash. -- A man was found dead in the middle of the Columbia River near Daisy Station on Highway 25 south, south of Kettle Falls.The man was identified by fingerprints as Leonard Paul Tice, 55. Tice was from New Cumberland, West Virginia. Tice’s family has been notified but it is uncl
This West Virginia Town Is Where the Real John Henry Died
Outside the Big Bend Tunnel in Talcott, West Virginia, stands a statue of a powerfully built man holding a hammer in his hands. It pays tribute to John Henry, the American folk hero whose larger-than-life feats inspired the popular song, “The Ballad of John Henry.”
West Virginia Junior College hosts career fair
"The main thing that I have definitely seen which has helped out a lot is all of our students have to complete an externship at the end of their program. So everyone here, we've had our program directors going around, talking to all of the employers and we've been able to connect with a lot of place
Media Banned from West Virginia Supreme Court Tour; Lawmakers Object
CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) - Friday morning was supposed to be the day West Virginia lawmakers were to tour the state Supreme Court, to look at all the expensive renovations and lavish furnishings. You the taxpayer paid the bill for that. But then came a notice that while Delegates were welcome to tour,
Media access concerns delay West Virginia Supreme Court tour
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia House Judiciary Committee members are delaying their tour of the state Supreme Court's offices, citing concerns about possible open meetings law violations after the court said it would not allow media to take photos or video of the visit.
Champagne Metals acquires assets, equipment from company in West Virginia
Glenpool-based Champagne Metals has acquired Aluminum Metalworks' equipment and other assets located in Charleston, West Virginia, the company announced Friday.
U.S. EPA wrongly denied biofuel waiver for West Virginia refinery: court
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must reconsider its denial of small West Virginia refinery Ergon's application for an exemption from U.S. biofuel laws after it relied on an "error-riddled" analysis, an appeals court ruled on Friday. [...]
Poll: Kavanaugh is big factor in West Virginia Senate race
A new pollof the West Virginia Senate race suggests that Sen. Joe Manchin is a shoe-in for reelection if he votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh, but faces an extremely close race if he votes against confirmation. According to the survey, taken by the Trafalgar Group, West Virginia voters favor Manchin
West Virginia man found guilty of killing 3 men
BERKELEY SPRINGS (AP) — A West Virginia man has been found guilty of fatally shooting three men, including a father and son, in 2016.