Justice touts local control of school re-entry; says measurement to assess virus spread is almost ready

Superintendent Burch says the top option is to return to classrooms to avoid societal disparities for students.

First Warner-Tennant debate scheduled for Thursday
Secretary of State Mac Warner and former Secretary of State Natalie Tennant will take part in the first of three debates on Thursday.
August 12, 2020 - 10:37 pm
Justice extends Monongalia County bar order
The order keeping bars closed will be in effect until Aug. 20.
August 12, 2020 - 9:36 pm
WVU's Beckley and Keyser campuses get ready for fall semester
Two West Virginia University affiliates are getting ready for the fall semester, starting with testing for the coronavirus.
August 12, 2020 - 7:59 pm
WVDE names Homberg to lead West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and the Blind
Previous candidate had left the position a few days after accepting it.
August 12, 2020 - 5:56 pm
High School Sports
Bluefield's Sean Martin impressive early in WVU training camp (Day 3 report)
The Mountaineers put on pads for the first time in training camp Wednesday.
August 12, 2020 - 5:27 pm
Governor doubts hosting the vice president at his resort will violate his executive order limiting crowds to 25
The governor last month lowered West Virginia’s social gathering limit from 100 people down to 25.
August 12, 2020 - 4:55 pm
Marshall Sports
Needing new opponents, Marshall & C-USA schools ready to take the field
AD Mike Hamrick has several holes to fill on the schedule.
August 12, 2020 - 4:06 pm


As virus spreads, Justice announces nursing homes will be blocked from visitation again
Justice cites community spread and rising number of outbreaks in nursing homes.
August 12, 2020 - 2:11 pm
Fair organizers look to the future
On a day which should have been extremely stressful and filled with anticipation, State Fair CEO Kelly Tuckwiller-Collins had time to answer the phone and chat about disappointment and hope for next years event.
August 12, 2020 - 1:20 pm
West Virginia State students adjusting to life on campus during pandemic
The university began the fall semester on Monday.
August 12, 2020 - 12:38 pm
Man charged with threatening Kanawha County judge
Massachusetts man arrested after investigators say he sought money from a circuit judge by threatening to ruin her reputation.
August 12, 2020 - 10:58 am
COVID-19 deaths reported in Mercer County, Grant County, Logan County
As of Wednesday morning, virus hospitalizations were at a pandemic high in West Virginia.
August 12, 2020 - 10:23 am
Official asks if Ethics decision could block commissioners from serving as canvassers if they're also on the ballot
Harpers Ferry council members got reprimand and fine for participating in vote count tribunal.
August 12, 2020 - 10:14 am
Trial of former Marshall University student accused of two rapes continues
Testimony started Tuesday in Cabell County Circuit Court.
August 12, 2020 - 9:02 am
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Big 12 presses on with fall sports, league football schedule set
League play will begin on September 26th.
August 12, 2020 - 11:51 am
Big 12 on the clock as Big 10, Pac-12 cancel football seasons
The ACC & SEC appear to be moving forward with their 2020 seasons.
August 11, 2020 - 7:20 pm
WVU Training Camp Day 2 report
August 11, 2020 - 7:13 pm
Teays Valley Christian duo nets WVU offers
Jerome Beya and Josiah Davis are prospects in the Class of 2022.
August 11, 2020 - 9:20 am
Tony Fields II becomes second Arizona transfer to find his way to WVU
Fields II joins Scottie Young as Wildcats to reunite with former Arizona assistant Jahmile Addae.
August 10, 2020 - 10:18 pm
WVU head coach Neal Brown: "Our team wants to play"
Preseason training camp opened on Monday for the Mountaineers.
August 10, 2020 - 4:04 pm
High School Sports
Schedule shuffling continues for some top football programs
The status of H.S. football in Ohio could adversely affect several WV squads.
August 10, 2020 - 7:34 am
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