Dave Wilson


The Marshall anchor for WV MetroNews.



Recent Articles by Dave Wilson

Morgantown asking judge to stop hearing on cancelled firefighter pay

MORGANTOWN – The city of Morgantown is asking a judge to step in and stop a hearing scheduled for next week before the Fire Civil Service Commission over the city’s decision to cancel shift differential pay for firefighters.  Representing the city Morgantown, attorney Ryan Simmonton, of Kay, Casto & Cheney asserted in a filing this

May 6, 2021 - 7:24 am

Kinsey leads Herd to regular season finale win over Charlotte

By David Walsh HUNTINGTON, W. Va.  – Taevion Kinsey took the game over midway through the second half to lead Marshall past Charlotte, 75-66, in men’s Conference USA basketball Saturday afternoon at Cam Henderson Center. Kinsey, junior from Columbus, Ohio, connected on a three-point shot with 11:25 left to put the Thundering Herd ahead to

March 6, 2021 - 7:24 pm

Hot shooting Herd sweeps Middle Tennessee

By David Walsh HUNTINGTON, W. Va.  – Give credit where credit is due. Marshall coach Dan D’Antoni tipped his cap to Middle Tennessee State for shooting better than advertised in the two-game Conference USA series at Cam Henderson Center. Friday, the Blue Raiders raced to a 14-0 lead, then 17-2 only to see the Thundering

February 13, 2021 - 9:16 pm

Herd slams Middle Tennessee 107-79

By David Walsh HUNTINGTON  – After the first five minutes of play, Marshall had a zero on the scoreboard. When the final horn sounded, the Thundering Herd had rung up a season-high in points and its patented three-point shooting. Marshall recorded a season-high 15 three-pointers and after the lackluster start, it just blew past Middle

February 12, 2021 - 9:49 pm

Fairmont man charged with attempted murder

Antonio Cottingham, on supervised release for federal firearm violations, is charged with opening fire on two people.

February 8, 2021 - 6:41 am

Herd back in action vs. ODU this weekend

By Bill Cornwell HUNTINGTON – After a second halt to Conference USA due to Covid-19 issues, the Marshall Men’s Basketball team hopes to get back to play this weekend with a pair of games at Old Dominion. Marshall (9-4, 3-3) was unable to host FAU last weekend at the Cam Henderson Center due to positive Covid-19 tests

February 5, 2021 - 11:30 am

Another unexpected weekend off for The Herd

FAU was shutdown because of COVID protocols leaving the Herd with an open weekend in the schedule.

January 27, 2021 - 2:50 pm