MetroNews Staff

Today February 19, 2018

‘No one wants to go any longer than this,’ Kanawha County teacher, union official says of planned two-day walkouts

Senate President Mitch Carmichael (R-Jackson, 04) blames walkouts on union bosses who, he said, "just want to strike."

State transportation secretary calls Trump infrastructure plan ‘bold’

The plan relies heavily on investments from states, localities and private investors.

Yesterday February 18, 2018

One-hitter spoils WVU’s hopes of series win

Jacksonville pitchers combined to retire the final 20 Mountaineers batters in a 2-1 victory Sunday.

Lincoln County man arrested for alleged armed robbery

Mario Puma, of Williamson, is accused of walking into the Super Stop in Alum Creek, showed a knife and stole cigarettes.

Flood warning remains in place along Ohio River

Following minor flooding on the Ohio River on Saturday, meteorologists expect water levels to drop before another weather system moves through the region later this week.

Wayne death being treated as homicide

53-year-old man found dead.

Saturday February 17, 2018

Big swings, big finish mark Sooners’ OT win over Mountaineers

  MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia squandered a 20-point lead before earning new life when Katrina Pardee’s 3-pointer tied it at the end of regulation....

Wildness plagues West Virginia in 7-4 loss at Jacksonville

Pitchers for No. 22 West Virginia issued 10 walks and allowed runs on a balk and a wild pitch during a 7-4 loss at Jacksonville on Saturday.

Friday February 16, 2018

Illig at heart of West Virginia’s opening-day victory

Chase Illig homered and No. 22 West Virginia's bullpen escaped numerous jams to secure a 5-4 win at Jacksonville on Friday night.

WVU cancels scheduled day at Capitol

WVU Day at the Legislature was scheduled to proceed Tuesday, Feb. 20.

PHOTO GALLERY: Listeners share high water pics on social media

Listeners share photos from Friday's high water on Social Media.

Herd’s win streak continues thanks to late run at Rice

Behind a career-best 36 points from C.J. Burks and Jon Elmore's latest well-rounded performance, Marshall claimed a 93-80 victory over Rice on Thursday night.

Thursday February 15, 2018

Ex-WVU coordinator made hall-of-fame career at small colleges

Chuck Klausing, who served as Bobby Bowden's top assistant during their six-year run at West Virginia, died Thursday night at age 92.

State officials, Eastern Panhandle lawmakers discuss funding fix for MARC

The state of Maryland is asking West Virginia for $3.2 million per year to keep trains running to the Martinsburg, Duffields and Harpers Ferry stations.

Flooding possible in northern West Virginia as rain passes through state

Between one and three inches of rain is expected across northern parts of the state, making it more susceptible to flooding.

Baylous confirmed for U.S. Marshal post

Former state police spokesman recommended by Sen. Shelley Moore Capito.

Hiring to ramp up in anticipation of road work

Big supply of labor needed to tackle what is expected to be a lot of construction work on West Virginia highways in the coming months.

Miley: ‘No possibility’ inventory tax repeal resolution would pass House as of now

The proposal has the backing of Governor Jim Justice along with Republican legislative leaders.

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