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Today March 22, 2019

Chapmanville, Fairmont Senior place pair on Class AA all-state team

Tigers' frontcourt, Polar Bears' senior duo honored.

Yesterday March 21, 2019

Woman will spend up to 15 years in prison for death of 7-month-old son

Through tears, Julie Porreca, 20, told Judge Susan Tucker she did the best she could with her first child, Benjamin.

Wednesday March 20, 2019

Elmore becomes Herd’s all-time leading scorer in win over IUPUI

Charleston native passes Skip Henderson.

Tuesday March 19, 2019

St. Joseph trio leads Class A all-state team

Shy named captain; Jarrells, Adkins also honored

Monday March 18, 2019

Parkersburg South’s Amos garners Dutton Award

Patriot is fresh off perfect season.

Thursday March 14, 2019

Parents of WVU student killed in crosswalk file civil suit

Leah Berhanu was a 21-year-old engineering student at WVU at the time of her death. Michelle Gelada was also enrolled in WVU at the time.

Tuesday March 12, 2019

Marshall carries momentum into C-USA Tournament after win over FAU

Herd battles back after slow start; will next face Rice.

Saturday March 9, 2019

Impending development could impact Morgantown’s Haymaker Forest

As part of a recent report to city council, the city manager explained that plans are under way to develop 81 townhouses on the highly controversial property the city tried to acquire last year.

Stansbury Hall flag ceremony marks the end for historic building

The officer training programs have called the building home since 1973

Man pleads guilty to 24-year-old sexual assault

The state would prove that on July 2, 1995, officers with the Morgantown Police Department met with an 83-year-old woman, the victim, sitting on the bench outside of the parking garage on Chestnut Street.

Thursday March 7, 2019

Herd stays hot, beats FIU 94-78

— By David Walsh HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Teams want to be playing at or near their best going into their conference tournament.   The Marshall University...

FCI Hazelton inmate indicted for alleged officer assault

Duren, 32, was indicted on one count of assault of a correctional officer involving physical contact.

Monday March 4, 2019

Elmore becomes C-USA’s all-time scoring leader in win at North Texas

Marshall rallied to top North Texas for its third straight victory.

Friday March 1, 2019

Five arrested in Morgantown drug raid

About two ounces of heroin, three ounces of cocaine base/crack and seven grams of cocaine were found in the living room, the complaint said.

Thursday February 28, 2019

Man who hit WVU student in crosswalk sentenced

Garrett Tederick ran a red light and struck 20-year-old Sara Queen, of Weston, who was crossing the road in a crosswalk between the WVU Coliseum and the Creative Arts Center.

DOH promises Preston road help

Whatever is added to Preston County’s Division of Highways  budget will have to be cut from somewhere else.

Thursday February 21, 2019

WVU faculty hold walkout protest of campus carry bill

“Guns are scary; they scare me.”

Monday February 18, 2019

Herd seeded seventh in Group 2 of Conference USA

Herd will be seeded between 6-10 in league tournament.

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