CHARLESTON — Republican leaders in West Virginia remained divided on how to enact an income tax cut after a summit called by Gov. Jim Justice, who unveiled a revised proposal at the meeting on Monday.
Tuesday, April 06, 2021
MORGANTOWN — Timing, they say, is everything, and somehow the timing just wasn’t right for the week Nikki Izzo-Brown’s West Virginia women’s soccer team has had.
RACHEL — A Jayenne Elementary School teacher told members of the Marion County Board of Education Monday that she was told to either sign the new contract or lose her job.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
MORGANTOWN — West Virginia put the pads on for the first time this spring on Monday, at least those players who are left, as it appears another defensive back has left the program.
CHARLESTON — Schools in West Virginia’s capital and surrounding Kanawha County reported the most coronavirus outbreaks since the start of the pandemic on Monday.
MORGANTOWN — Too often we forget that these men who coach football — perhaps because they wear a whistle around their neck, are dressed in sweats and shorts and are called coaches — are, in reality, teachers.
FAIRMONT — A plan that’s been in the works in Marion County since last summer is now getting more traction by way of a bill making its way through the West Virginia Legislature.
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Fairmont State basketball standouts Dale Bonner and Isaiah Sanders were both named to the NABC Division II All-District Team on Monday, as announced by the association's voting committee. Bonner was a first team selection in the Atlantic Region, while Sanders landed on the…
CHARLESTON — West Virginia will immediately open coronavirus vaccine eligibility to all residents aged 16 and older, Gov. Jim Justice announced Monday.
MORGANTOWN — In the end, this year’s West Virginia men’s basketball team will be remembered as a team that underachieved, which is probably unfair considering the situation under which it had to operate.
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
RACHEL — It was just the second game of her high school career, but North Marion freshman Emma Freels was already primed for the moment.
FAIRMONT — A Marion County Circuit Court jury issued three guilty verdicts Friday for a Fairmont man charged with a 2018 shooting death.
MORGANTOWN — The trip home for Morehead State, newly crowned Ohio Valley Conference tournament champions after beating top-seeded Belmont rather handily was a frolicking good ride.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
PLEASANT VALLEY — East Fairmont girls’ basketball team entered this season with an entirely new set of possibilities. It was plopped into a new sectional and regional alignment, it cracked the Class AAA preseason AP poll at No. 10, and it returned four experienced seniors from a squad last s…
MORGANTOWN — You'd like to say the regular season is over and it's time for West Virginia to wipe the slate clean and start over, but as they drew the No. 4 seed in the Big 12 Championships in Kansas City this week, there's a whole lot of payback on the agenda.
BRIDGEPORT — Officials from the West Virginia Farm Bureau say partner bills heading through the West Virginia Legislature would create a one-sided system for leasing land to oil and natural gas companies.
Tuesday, March 02, 2021
MORGANTOWN — There will be a game within the game when No. 3 Baylor comes into the Coliseum at 5 p.m. today to take on No. 6 West Virginia in what already is the game of the year in the Big 12, although neither of the combatants will openly admit that is going on.
FAIRMONT — Fairmont Senior star Marley Washenitz has succinctly stated the backbone of the Polar Bears' winning formula under head coach Corey Hines really since she entered into the program:
FAIRMONT — Members of the Marion County business community have come forward to oppose a West Virginia House of Delegates proposal to shutter the John Manchin Sr. Health Care Center.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
MORGANTOWN — Do not be surprised if you walk into West Virginia basketball coach Bob Huggins' office at the end of the three-game-in-five days road trip that continues at 7 p.m. Tuesday with a game against TCU and ends Thursday at No. 2 Baylor, and find a sewn sampler on the wall that reads:
PLEASANT VALLEY — East Fairmont basketball’s leading scorer from last season in forward Trey Rogers is now gone after graduating last spring. Ditto for point guard Aiden Slusser. Forward Luke Pollock and guard Ethan Harvey have also graduated after starting last season. Bees’ coach Tyrone As…
RACHEL — When students attend Marion County Technical Center, their day starts by clocking in and receiving their new assignments.
Delores Josephine Summers, 97, of Fairmont, passed away on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at Tygart Center at Fairmont Campus, surround by her loving family. She was born August 4, 1923, in Arford, WV; the daughter of the late Clyde Wilcox Kisner and Martha Ellen (Cox) Kisner. Delores was the last…
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