MetroNews Staff

Wednesday February 14, 2018

Dominating Kansas a prelude to tougher stretch for WVU women

Muldrow finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds, while Naomi Davenport scored 15 in a 76-46 romp Wednesday night.

Senate Pension Committee advances retirement system bill

The bill would not affect if an employee was placed on paid leave or special assignment by their employer.

Former Hurricane High football coach OK following Florida school shooting

Willis May served as head coach at Hurricane High School between 2004 and 2011.

Three Guys Before The Game: Preview Kansas & Baylor

They lose, they win, they leave us shaking our head.

Tuesday February 13, 2018

Putnam County BOE votes to support teachers as PEIA, pay debate continues

The five-member board unanimously approved a resolution requesting the West Virginia Legislature work to increase salaries and improve insurance benefits.

West Virginia leads nation in school breakfast participation for fourth year in a row

More than 85 low-income students in West Virginia receive a school breakfast for every 100 pupils who participate in school lunch.

Manchin speaks to FBI director about bringing additional jobs to West Virginia

U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., said Tuesday he spoke to FBI Director Christopher Wray about bureau services that will be moved to Clarksburg.

Group encourages healthy choices at the capitol

Knowing what you're eating and making good choices with that knowledge are keys to improving your health say experts.

U.S. attorneys from southern West Virginia, 2 other states collaborating to fight violent crime

The first meeting of the working group came earlier this month in Ashland, Ky.

Mon BoE offers their support; local AFT dismisses 2-1-1-1

"A hundred percent, I'm positive our teachers and public employees are not going to go for that deal,"

Monday February 12, 2018

DeMint pushes House of Delegates to support constitutional convention

Former South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint serves as a senior adviser for the Convention of States Project, a nationwide organization pushing state legislatures to agree to hold a national convention.

Photo gallery: West Virginia hosts TCU on Big Monday

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Images from No. 20 West Virginia hosting TCU on Monday night in Big 12 action.

Trump nominates Kleeh to US District Court seat

President Donald Trump announced his 11th wave of judicial nominees Monday.

Former DOH technician pleads guilty after filing false expense reports

Steven Hull entered a guilty plea Monday to mail fraud, admitting to inflating expenses between January 2011 and January 2017.

167th Airlift Wing deploys more than 70 airmen to Asia and Africa

It's the largest deployment for the 167th Airlift Wing since 2005.

Fired Weirton cop, ACLU reach settlement with city

Stephen Mader claimed his employment was terminated in 2016 because he did not shoot a man who he deemed to be no threat.

Sunday February 11, 2018

Accountability website to go live Monday

"It's like a Google search environment," state Auditor J.B. McCuskey described the website

WVEA, AFT-WV granted authorization, but not ready to use it yet

FLATWOODS, W.Va. — The occasional muffled cheer preceded the eventual final decision: state-level unions representing teachers and service personnel across West Virginia now have the...

Huntington police search for murder suspect

Daniel Marcus Battle, 33, is wanted for deadly Sunday shooting.

Herd surges past Florida Atlantic for 3rd straight win, 79-68

Ajdin Penava finished with 16 points, 15 rebounds, five assists and three blocks for Marshall.

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