Day: December 28, 2018 Archives

FridayDecember 28, 2018

Mountaineers run out of horses in Camping World Bowl loss to Syracuse

The absence of four offensive starters ultimately proved too much for West Virginia to overcome as it ended its season with a loss to Syracuse in the Camping World Bowl.

Photo Gallery: Winfield defeats Morgantown in BW3 Classic

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Photos from Winfield’s 58-46 win at Morgantown in the BW3 Classic. (Photos by William Wotring)

Winfield dominates 4th quarter to get past Morgantown, 58-46

Winfield allowed just six fourth quarter points to win at Morgantown.

23-0 run lifts Martinsburg past Chapmanville, 74-55

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Martinsburg scored 23 unanswered points to open the second quarter en route to a 74-55 win over Chapmanville. The Bulldogs outscored the Tigers 31-9 in the second stanza to open up a 52-28 halftime lead. Chapmanville used a 10-0 run between the third and fourth quarters to close their deficit to 15

Balanced Polar Bears hold off GW, 73-63

Fairmont Senior posts another quality win, defeating Class AAA George Washington.

Lincoln holds off Notre Dame for fifth straight win

Lincoln improved to 5-1 with a 38-34 win against Notre Dame.

Photo gallery: Camping World Bowl

ORLANDO, Fla. — Images from the Camping World Bowl between West Virginia and Syracuse.

Live blog: Syracuse earns faux-Schwartzwalder by beating West Virginia 34-18

Allan Taylor's updates and analysis from Orlando, Fla., where West Virginia faces Syracuse.

Few remaining Sears, Kmart stores in WV spared from company’s latest closing list

Sears Holding to close 80 additional locations nationwide.

As public surges, deadline for W.Va. EZPass deal is extended

Deadline has been bumped to Jan. 11 and could be further extended.

Two lawsuits accuse developer of pocketing millions in rent

Each lawsuit contends developer John Wellford collected but failed to pass on $1,560,000 in rent over a period of years.

Ribbon cutting ceremony makes sportsbook opening official at Mardi Gras

Similar ceremony at Wheeling Island Casino took place Friday.

Fayette County man charged with starving puppies; one dies

Some of the animals were found under a van in front of the suspect's home.

PSC approves pipeline plan to include extension from Martinsburg to Charles Town

Plan includes service to the Rockwool site in Jefferson County.

Morgantown shooting suspect appears in court

The 28-year-old Carlous Luis Pagan II is charged with second-degree attempted murder and malicious wounding.

Sheetz employee in Monongalia County charged in sexual assault of co-worker

Paul A. Musgrove, 36, of Morgantown, is charged with second-degree sexual assault.

WVU investigation into student who fell down frat steps remains ongoing

David Rusko, 22, of Uniontown, Pennsylvania, is a senior finance major at WVU. He was in critical condition in the days and weeks following the Nov. 10 fall.

Top WV stories of 2018 (part one)

It’s time for a year-end list of the top West Virginia news stories of 2018.  With input from Jeff Jenkins, Chris Lawrence and Brad McElhinny, here are my top 12 stories. 12. Voters pass Amendment One. West Virginia was one of just 17 states that used taxpayer dollars to pay for abortions for poor women