CHARLESTON — A West Virginia nonprofit group said Friday that it is offering $1 million in grants to boost COVID-19 testing and vaccination efforts and address HIV and other health issues in the state's most rural and at-risk communities.
Saturday, November 20, 2021
MORGANTOWN — No one thought West Virginia would go undefeated this basketball season and no one thinks the 82-71 punch to the gut they took Friday night from Marquette in handing them their first loss of the season will be their only loss.
NUTTER FORT — No. 8 Robert C. Byrd’s resilience amounted to a magical and furious second-half rally, but ultimately it was No. 16 Fairmont Senior’s championship mystique and unshakable belief that prevailed Friday night, as the Polar Bears kept their mojo rolling and pulled out a thrilling 3…
Saturday, November 06, 2021
MORGANTOWN — They ought to bring Olivia Newton John in to sing the National Anthem on Saturday before West Virginia hosts Oklahoma State in what might be the most critical game the Mountaineers have played at Milan Puskar Stadium in quite a few seasons.
Saturday, October 30, 2021
MORGANTOWN — It is a game that deserves far more respect than to be cast before the nation in the vast broadcast emptiness that is ESPN+ at 2 o'clock in the afternoon, Saturday's meeting between No. 22/23 Iowa State and unranked West Virginia.
Saturday, October 23, 2021
MORGANTOWN — While it may seem absurd, considering they are coming off a 45-20 loss at Baylor and are caught up in the midst of a 2-4 season in which bowl eligibility seems to be in serious jeopardy, but in a way, West Virginia is looking to get to Fort Worth for tonight's 7:30 p.m. game with TCU.
Saturday, October 16, 2021
CLARKSBURG — The federal Drug Enforcement Agency has once again teamed up with local law enforcement agencies around the U.S. to host another National Take Back Day.
Saturday, October 09, 2021
MORGANTOWN — The most pressing question in what may be the most pivotal game in Coach Neal Brown's third season at West Virginia is whether the Mountaineers and quarterback Jarret Doege turned the corner offensively in the second half of last week's 23-20 crushing home loss to Texas Tech.
Saturday, October 02, 2021
MORGANTOWN — Normally, when you play a Big 12 Conference schedule you consider the big games of the year to be against Oklahoma, Texas and, most recently, Iowa State, but for West Virginia it is becoming Texas Tech, especially this year.
CHARLESTON — With the COVID-related death toll hitting 3,722 on Friday, Gov. Jim Justice said more deaths are expected as the Delta variant surge may be at its peak in the state.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
FAIRMONT — Fairmont State University has been selected to participate in a program that aims to boost heritage tourism in Marion County.
Saturday, September 18, 2021
MORGANTOWN — Members of the West Virginia University Board of Governors said they support the administration’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Saturday, September 11, 2021
MORGANTOWN — You might say Bob Bowlsby was feeling a little bit giddy, which was why when he was on a media call with BYU, which is one of four schools he had recruited to join — no, make that save — what has been perceived to be a crumbling Big 12 Conference after the unexpected back door e…
MORGANTOWN — While those at the top of West Virginia University and its athletic department were busy this week saving the Big 12 Conference in the wake of the stunning defections by Oklahoma and Texas by adding Cincinnati, Houston, Central Florida and Brigham Young, WVU football coach Neal …
CHARLESTON — Randy Mooney, recently retired CNHI regional publisher for the Bluefield Daily Telegraph and Register-Herald of Beckley, has won the 2021 West Virginia Press Association’s Adam R. Kelly Award.
Saturday, September 04, 2021
MORGANTOWN — If there was one deficiency in the West Virginia offense that the coaching staff targeted to improve it was the ability of the wide receiving corps to catch the ball.
Saturday, August 28, 2021
Saturday, August 21, 2021
FAIRMONT — As members of the U.S. aviation sector celebrated National Aviation Day this week, Pierpont Community and Technical College once again prepared to take students to new heights through it aviation maintenance technology program.
Saturday, August 14, 2021
CHARLESTON — The decision on whether to require masks in schools remains in the hands of local school boards for now as the number of new COVID cases continue to soar around the state.
Saturday, July 31, 2021
FAIRMONT — The last time West Virginians enjoyed a tax-free weekend was in 2004. Coincidentally, that’s the same year West Virginia was hit with the Brood X cicadas.
Saturday, July 24, 2021
FAIRMONT — With classrooms expected to be at full capacity this fall, Pierpont Community & Technical College is offering students, faculty and staff incentives to become fully vaccinated by Sept. 10.
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