Day: August 26, 2018 Archives

SundayAugust 26, 2018

West Virginia’s new Benton prepping for first FBS start at Sam linebacker

Newcomer from junior college forced into lineup as Mountaineers prepare to open season against Tennessee.

West Virginian among dead in Jacksonville ‘Madden’ shooting

Monroe County man one of two victims shot and killed at Madden tournament.

Martinsburg, Fairmont Senior, Wheeling Central retain top spots

Wheeling Central extends their lead in the Class A poll after their 33-0 win over Williamstown.

Board of Education members taking part in training sessions in Charleston

Training sessions are scheduled Monday and Tuesday.

Battle over W.Va. governor’s residence goes to Round 1 in court

Kanawha circuit judge will hear motions on dismissal, discovery.

Mountaineers among 4 finalists for Tshiebwe, who’s visiting Baylor, Kentucky soon

The 6-foot-9 native of Congo is entering his senior season at Kennedy Catholic in Hermitage, Pa., the same program that produced current WVU center Sagaba Konate.

CDC director to visit West Virginia Monday

Dr. Robert Redfield will be in Huntington, Charleston.

32 shots but no goals for WVU women vs. Northwestern

  WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The No. 18 West Virginia women’s soccer team remained winless through four matches but stopped No. 19 Northwestern’s three-game win streak with a scoreless draw Sunday at the Boilermaker Challenge Cup. Playing in their third straight double-overtime match, the Mountaineers (0-1-3) held a 32-6 edge in shots over the Wildcats

Pay differential moves have worked for DMV

Changes took place a year ago.

Huntington’s Dawson commits to Akron

Mikal Dawson has given a verbal commitment to the University of Akron.

David Sills coaches up others, remains toughest on himself

After a monstrous junior season, the Biletnikoff finalist still critiques even the successful plays. He isn’t wired for complacency.

Photo Gallery: Martinsburg wins 29th consecutive game

Martinsburg had no trouble extending their win streak that dates back to 2016.

Nominees sought for West Virginia Rural Health Awards

The winners will be announced in October.

Photo gallery: Poca defeats Nitro in season opener

In a matchup of 2-win teams from 2017, Poca opened their season with a 38-point win.

Race for House Speaker taking shape

House Republicans are scheduled to caucus Tuesday night at the State Capitol to pick a replacement for Tim Armstead, who resigned last week to run for a seat on the State Supreme Court, and has since been appointed to the Court.  Armstead is the only Speaker the Republicans have had since assuming the majority in