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Month: May 2019 Archives

FridayMay 31, 2019

Worth the wait: Frankfort edges Scott in 8 innings

Falcons overcame separate late one-run deficits in extra-inning thriller.

Highlights: Frankfort scores twice in 8th to advance to Class AA final

Caleb Hare goes the distance and scores the game-winning run.

Instant Analysis: Frankfort wins extra inning thriller in Class AA semi

The Falcons will meet Bridgeport in Saturday's Class AA Championship.

Corridor H work gets major boost with two Friday announcements

A contract has been awarded and so has a grant.

Search continues for missing python

The snake escaped its owner Thursday night.

Highlights: Bridgeport advances to Class AA Final

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Highlights from Bridgeport’s 9-2 win over Shady Spring in the Class AA state semifinal. For a game recap and photos: click here

Addiction recovery center for women opens in Ohio County

Serenity Hills Life Center can house up to 82 women.

Compromises remain possible on omnibus education bill, Senate leaders say

Senators will gather at 10 a.m. Saturday to consider the broad-ranging education bill.

Bridgeport scores 8 in fifth to race by Shady Spring, 9-2

Indians one win away from sixth straight Class AA championship.

Mon County Ballpark a key factor in WVU baseball’s growth

West Virginia baseball has come a long way from its humble setting of Hawley Field.

Ins and outs of charter schools in W.Va. Senate bill

Charter schools could be established by county boards, state board or higher education institutions.

Second annual Float the Fork! to be held in Harrison County

The second annual Float the Fork! kicks off Friday night at Veterans Memorial Park in Clarksburg for early registration, river education and other entertainment.

Deja vu: SSAC dealing with weather in another spring championship event

The first pitch of the baseball tournament was pushed back from Thursday to Friday morning.

Instant Analysis: Bridgeport returns to Class AA final

The Indians await the Frankfort/Scott winner in Saturday's championship.

Police searching for exotic snake after it escapes confines in Morgantown area

Police and an exotic animal expert are searching for the animal, which escaped a vehicle it was confined in overnight.

Upshur woman injured in bear mauling

Animal on deck when woman let dogs into backyard.

Upshur County man sentenced for firearms charge

Cameron Dixon, of Buckhannon, pleaded guilty to one count of possession of a stolen firearm in February 2019.

Eleven individuals charged of illicit drug offenses in Lewis County

On Thursday, members of the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office and Homeland Security Investigations served multiple drug associated arrest warrants throughout the area.

Education reform and Groundhog Day

In the 1993 movie Groundhog Day, TV weatherman Phil Connors, played by Bill Murray, finds himself reliving the same day over and over again.  We may be in for the legislative version of Groundhog Day when lawmakers return to Charleston to work on comprehensive education reform. Remember that earlier this year during the regular session