Day: April 25, 2019 Archives

ThursdayApril 25, 2019

Gilmer County too much for Roane County in LKC title game

McHenry's bat, Ferguson's pitching lead way for Titans.

Kanawha board approves cutting 50 positions

The change is connected to the proposed budget for the next fiscal year.

Treasurer’s Office announces request for bid related to medical cannabis program

A request for proposal is usually used when price is not the sole determining factor in selecting a vendor.

Sentencing for former Kanawha magistrate scheduled for Friday

Julie Yeager admitted in March to taking more than $30,000 from the West Virginia Magistrate Association.

Traveling Korean War Memorial in Ravenswood this weekend

A ceremony honoring Korean War veterans will take place Saturday.

West Virginia’s NFL Draft hopefuls: A closer glance

Taking a quick look at each of West Virginia's NFL draft hopefuls

WVU employees get overview of, offer questions on cost-saving voluntary separation program

WVU Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Paula Congelio reminded the employees that the university is looking to trim $14.8 million in order to achieve a balanced budget while keeping tuition hikes minimal.

Applications for the free community college grant program now online

The program was approved in the legislature in March.

Marshall BOG approves 4 percent across-the-board pay raises

That's a 9 percent increase the last two years.

Fundraiser launched for woman shot at former Monongalia County night club

Friends claim Angela Wolfe, 27, was not the intended target when a series of shots were fired outside the club around 5:30 a.m.

More than 3,000 W.Va. Civil War medals waiting to be awarded

The medals were commissioned by the legislature in 1866 as a token of appreciation to members of the West Virginia Regiment in the Union Army. Many still sit in storage at the State Capitol in Charleston

Train derailment reported in McDowell County

The incident occurred at the underpass of Route 52 between Iaeger and Roderfield.

Carmichael: Agreement on some special session items but not others

Senate president, House speaker have met with governor.

Ripley robotics team set to compete at World Championship

Marks second straight year Vikings will compete in event.

12 teams ready for annual Mon County Classic this weekend

The 2-day event features 6 games and a Miracle League exhibition.

Alzheimer’s Association breakfast meant to continue the conversation

Around 38,000 people are diagnosed with Alzheimer's in West Virginia.

Randolph County residents admit to methamphetamine charges

Patsy Meredith DeMary, 41, of Beverly, and Scott Jackson Hamrick, 38, of Elkins, each entered guilty pleas Wednesday.

Three homers lift GW to MSAC title, 7-4 over Cabell Midland

The Patriots scored 6 of their 7 runs via the long ball to win their first MSAC crown.

Wheeling Central holds Oak Glen hitless in 14-2 win

Major production from top half of lineup allows Maroon Knights to pull away from Golden Bears.