MetroNews Staff, Author at WV MetroNews

Today March 20, 2019

Teenager dies in McDowell County ATV crash

The incident happened around 7 p.m. in the Hemphill area.

Contract of Harrison County administrator not renewed following alleged harassment of transgender student

Liberty High School Assistant Principal Lee Livengood's contract expires June 30.

Yesterday March 19, 2019

Education forums continue; third event Wednesday in Charleston

The state Department of Education announced Tuesday an eighth event will take place at Blennerhassett Middle School on March 25.

Teams build big to benefit Kanawha County food pantry

Awards were presented Monday night for the 2019 Canstruction Charleston event to benefit Covenant House Food Pantry.

Justice appoints Poling to Raleigh circuit court

Darl Poling, of Beckley, replaces John Hutchison, whom Justice appointed to the state Supreme Court.

Former anti-poverty group leader charged with embezzlement

Chris Kimes served as director of political affairs at West Virginia Healthy Kids and Families Coalition.

Monday March 18, 2019

Three Guys Before The Game – Here Come The Antelopes (Episode 102)

How to derail an antelope

Canstruction uses art to benefit Charleston-area food pantry

The 13th annual competition kicked off Friday at the Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences of West Virginia

Teamsters local vote to join forces with WV AFL-CIO

Union officials say joining will help strengthen position in opposition to anti-union legislation and political races.

Sunday March 17, 2019

Regional jails using body scanners to detect drugs entering facilities

The full-body Soter RS Body Scanners are able to detect objects inmates are attempting to bring into facilities.

West Virginia clubs William & Mary with bats, quality Strowd start

West Virginia used another strong Sunday performance from starter Kade Strowd to win a road series.

Tucker County man shares win at Iditarod Trail Invitational

Dr. John Logar finished the 1,000 miles of the Alaskan course on his bike Saturday after 19 days, three hours and 56 minutes.

Saturday March 16, 2019

Mazey picks up 200th WVU win, but Mountaineers split at William & Mary

Baseball coach Randy Mazey earned his 200th career win at West Virginia, but the Mountaineers will have to wait for a series win.

MetroNews Broadcast Highlights: Chapmanville defeats Fairmont Sr. in the Class AA Championship

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Check out MetroNews broadcast highlights from Chapmanville’s 60-46 win over Fairmont Senior in the Class AA State Championship game.

MetroNews Broadcast Highlights: Webster Co. defeats Parkersburg Cath. in the Class A Championship

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Check out MetroNews broadcast highlights from Webster County’s 47-40 win over Parkersburg Catholic in the Class A State Championship game.

Kanawha County man charged after domestic violence incident

Son charged with stabbing his father in an argument and wound up being shot

Kanawha bands holding concert to benefit retired directors

The concert will be held at Capital High School to benefit Bob Scott and Ken Johnson.

Friday March 15, 2019

Former Huntington Mayor Bobby Nelson dies

Nelson was also a former state lawmaker.

Father-son argument escalates in Kanawha County

One stabbed and one shot in domestic dispute

Woman dead after Roane County fire

Blaze broke out Friday morning in Spencer.

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