Day: March 28, 2019 Archives

ThursdayMarch 28, 2019

Knight sharp in Philip Barbour’s 7-3 win at Fairmont Senior

Strikes out 10 and nearly goes the distance in road victory.

Inmate walks out of Beckley Correctional Center

Seth Wade Goldsmith, 29, reportedly left the facility around 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Gainer K’s 10 as Elkins wins 5th in a row, defeating Lincoln 11-1

Elkins senior Matt Gainer yielded just one hit in five innings on the hill.

Governor vetoes anti-hazing bill covering dissociated frats; WVU will retool it

Current anti-hazing law applies to “any organization operating under the sanction of or recognized as an organization by an institution of higher education.”

Personnel will dictate whether Koenning goes 3-4 or 4-3 in first year

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — What you see from Vic Koenning’s defense this season may not necessarily be what you get in the future. Koenning is not tied to any particular base formation in the way that predecessor Tony Gibson was. “We do a lot of principles, probably a little bit more than a lot of people

Wheeling Jesuit making numerous cuts to programs, full-time faculty

The institution making students, faculty and staff aware of the decisions on Thursday.

Some lawmakers on both sides of aisle upset by Governor’s vetoes on maintenance bills

"These were good bills that had some long-term solutions in them."

Suspect in I-68 shutdown charged and identified by police

Eric Leonardo Charron, 42, of Kansas City, Missouri, is charged with reckless driving and prohibited person in possession of a firearm by the West Virginia State Police.

20 Rockwool protesters arrested outside Danish Embassy

Protesters hoped to talk to the Danish ambassador.

No school Friday in Hancock County due to flu outbreak among faculty, staff

More than a dozen teachers in just one school are sick.

Justice signs Social Security tax bill as officials declare victory

The three year phase-in will begin next tax season.

DMV’s Reed retiring next week

Has been in position since 2015.

The rise of Taijh: Defensive end Alston has chance for early impact

One of West Virginia's newest additions could end up making an impact on this year's defense.

Archery in Schools event moves to bigger venue

The state tournament for 2019 this Saturday will happen in the Chris Cline Athletic Complex at Marshall University.

Georgia man pleads ‘not guilty’ in death of Fairmont woman

Terrick Robinson, of Cartersville, Georgia, appeared in Marion County Magistrate Court Wednesday, one of four individuals charged in the death of Courtney Nicole Dubois.

About 2,000 tires burned in Huntington blaze

Huntington Fire Department spends Thursday morning dealing with a messy blaze at a local tire service center.

Lamont West, Andrew Gordon enter NCAA transfer portal

West Virginia’s transfer list kept expanding Thursday as junior forward Lamont West and sophomore forward Andrew Gordon entered their names into the NCAA transfer portal.

Officials want to educate citizens during W.Va. Money Smart Week

A kick off event for the week was held Thursday as week officially gets underway Saturday.