Day: November 13, 2019 Archives


WednesdayNovember 13, 2019

Monongalia commission opts out of opioid lawsuit

The lawsuit would distribute any settlement money between at least 34.000 municipalities.

Parents of former WVU student show video on dangers of hazing, excessive drinking

Nolan Burch, 18, died in November 2014 after being found unresponsive outside the former Kappa Sigma house.

Chapmanville’s Anochili-Killen inks with Marshall

'Going to Marshall is going to help me in the long run.'

Marshall, Louisiana Tech present unique challenges to each other

Holliday hoping extra prep time helps Herd.

D’Antoni still figuring out what works best for this year’s team

Head coach not yet set on rotations as he seeks improvement from Herd before game at Notre Dame.

New leaders in MVB Champions Cup standings

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — Wheeling Park, University and Charleston Catholic have surged to the top of the 2019-2020 MVB Champions Cup standings sponsored by the WVSSAC. Leaders in the other four classifications remain unchanged with Hurricane, Fairmont Senior, Bridgeport and Williamstown in front. Champions in golf, cross country and soccer have been crowned this fall. The state

County school boards wield the most power over the future of charter schools

State Board of Education set to consider proposed policy that goes along new education reform law.

Manchin gives Hyperloop a push for West Virginia

West Virginia may vie to be development center for high-speed tube transportation system.

Thrasher discusses plan to address drug crisis, says Justice has been disengaged

The former state commerce secretary is challenging Governor Justice for the Republican nomination.

Small forward Taj Thweatt signs letter of intent with West Virginia

The Mountaineers picked up their first signee in this year's basketball recruiting class.

South Charleston coach Messinger remembered as a master motivator

Former South Charleston Coach John Messinger died this week, he was a man who crafted deep relationships with all who knew him.

Morgantown state champion Sammie Brown signs with Auburn

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Less than a week after leading Morgantown High School to their second girls soccer state championship, midfielder Sammie Brown signed her letter of intent to compete for Auburn University. “As soon as I went to Auburn it just felt right,” Brown said. “Getting to know my teammates, my coach, everything about the

Wood County school closure, consolidation plan gets approval from state BOE

Supporters of the schools slated for closure spoke before Wednesday's vote.

University’s Kaden Metheny signs with Bowling Green State

Metheny led UHS to the 2019 Class AAA state championship.

Horse rescuer from West Virginia wins national award

Tinia Creamer, founder of Heart of Phoenix, will be recognized in New York City on Thursday as the winner of the American Society of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Equine Welfare Award.

Fire damages Clay apartments

Residents escape safely, but may be left homeless.

WVU coordinators Koenning, Seiler look to play spoiler at alma mater

West Virginia defensive coordinator Vic Koenning and special teams coordinator Blake Seiler are returning to Kansas State as opponents for the first time.

Name selected for company formed by merger of Mylan and Upjohn

Mylan and Pfizer announced more details late Tuesday.