Day: March 5, 2019 Archives

TuesdayMarch 5, 2019

Huggins on possibility of backups transferring: ‘Why not leave?’

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — If not for some of West Virginia’s student managers approaching graduation, West Virginia’s would have no guests of honor on Senior Night. But a roster with 11 scholarship underclassmen won’t return intact next season. In addressing the future of the program Tuesday, coach Bob Huggins said it was fair to believe that his

Can West Virginia slow down Cyclones the second time around?

It's Senior Night in Morgantown where the Mountaineers want revenge Iowa State dominated the first meeting 93-68.

Capital puts depth on display in 77-65 victory against Greenbrier East

Seven Cougars scored at least seven points in a Region III co-final.

Senate Judiciary Committee rejects campus carry

Two Republicans joined with seven Democrats in voting against the measure.

House defeats amendments to last-dollar-in community college bill

The chamber passed the Department of Environmental Protection water pollution rules bill after several unsuccessful attempts to amend the legislation.

Brown nets 31 as GW returns to state tourney with 74-72 win at Beckley

BECKLEY, W.Va. — Bunky Brown scored a game-high 31 points as defending state champion George Washington claimed a Class AAA Region 3 championship with a 74-72 win at Woodrow Wilson. George Washington (20-5) earned the No. 3 seed in the state tournament, and will face No. 6 Cabell Midland on March 14th in the quarterfinal

Manchin opposes judicial nominee for role in ‘Obamacare’ lawsuit

The Senate voted 53-45 to move the nomination of Chad Readler forward.

WVDOH presents proposal for next phase of Raleigh County Z-Way connector

The next phase of construction of the Beckley Z-way is expected to begin in 2021.

Class AAA boys basketball state tournament schedule set

With the completion of Tuesday's regional games, the Class AAA state tournament field is set.

Randy’s Dream gets a financial wakeup call in the House

Funding is stripped out of secondary roads maintenance bill, for the time being.

Almost time for state tournament tipoff at renovated Charleston Coliseum

The West Virginia girls state tournament tips off Wednesday morning.

Road formula bill to get some tweaking before committee vote

Members are looking to resume work on an improved bill on Wednesday morning.

Teacher pay raise bill remains a cliffhanger in W.Va. Senate

Motion to move pay raise bill to Senate floor fails.

Ketchum sentencing Wednesday in federal court

Attorneys for former state Supreme Court justice are asking client not be sent to prison.

Class AA girls state preview: No shortage of teams in mix to be new champion

All eight teams in the Class AA field have at least 17 victories.

Class A girls state primer: A quick look at the tournament field

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Take a look at the eight Class A girls basketball state tournament teams. For a complete preview of each team, check out: Greg Carey’s Class A state tournament preview      

Class AA girls state primer: A quick look at the tournament field

The Class AA bracket is highly competitive with eight 20+ win teams in the field.

Medical marijuana banking bill passes the W.Va. Senate

No discussion or debate for legislation aimed at handling funds. Bill now heads to the governor.

West Virginia DNR announces Friday-Saturday trout stocking

Stockings designed to provide fishing opportunities to families and in close proximity to West Virginia State Parks

Child porn, sex abuse among indictments handed down by Lewis County Grand Jury

Ian Michael Toothman, 30, of Jane Lew, is among the 38 individuals indicted by the Lewis County Grand Jury, which convened its March 2019 term Monday.