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Morgantown Reloads After Run to State Semifinals

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 7:41am
Morgantown ended a drought last season by stringing together two playoff wins and reaching the state semis, before falling to eventual champ Martinsburg. But many stars from that team have graduated, leaving the Mohigans with just two returning starters on offense. That means second year head coach Matt Lacy will simplify things.  

New Head Coach, Same Identity at Bridgeport

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 5:07pm
Lot's of things will motivate the Indians in 2017: the way their 38-game unbeaten streak ended in last year's state semifinals, the tradition of winning on the turf at Wayne Jamison Field or their new head coach, John Cole.  

Fire Destroys Doddridge County Home

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 3:09pm
A Doddridge County home was destroyed in a fire early Thursday morning.

Philippi Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Assault

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 2:29pm
A Philippi man was arrested and charged with sexual assault Tuesday.

2 Men Arrested for Allegedly Robbing Woman in Fairmont

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 2:18pm
Two men were arrested in Fairmont early Thursday after they robbed a woman, according to police.

Preston County Sheriff's Office Works to Find Stolen Vehicle, Confirm Man's Identity

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 1:05pm
The Preston County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a man who they believe is connected to a stolen vehicle.

Talented Hawks Seek Better Outcome in 2017

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 10:04pm
University is still bitter about the way 2016 ended. The Hawks lost back-to-back games to finish 8-3, surrendering a halftime lead to rival Morgantown before losing to Hurricane in the playoffs, and bowing out in the first round as the No. 5 seed. Ask anyone in red and gold, and they’ll tell you, this season won’t end the same way.  

RCB Eagles Set For Thursday Opener

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 4:53pm
The Eagles are ready for Thursday night lights, as they play in the very first game of the local high school football season at Fairmont Senior on Aug. 24.

Listen to Ep. 1 of the Road to Wheeling Podcast

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 3:59pm
It's that time of year again! High school football season officially begins Thursday night, when Fairmont Senior hosts Robert C. Byrd. Nick Farrell and Dave Stingo will get you ready for the first week of the 2017 season in the premier episode of the Road to Wheeling podcast. 

Another New Head Coach Leads East Fairmont Football

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 9:52pm
For new East Fairmont head coach Wes Eddy, it's not just about the game. 

New Head Coach Leads Fairmont Senior Following Super Six Season

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 6:23pm
After nearly a decade as an assistant, Nick Bartic is now Fairmont Senior’s head coach. He believes the program is right where it needs to be.

Mount Clare Man Receives 10-Year Prison Sentence on Fentanyl Charge

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 1:41pm
A Mount Clare man was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison on a drug charge.

Secret Service Clears Unattended Package near White House

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 1:16pm
The Secret Service tweeted that they are investigating an unattended package near the White House Tuesday afternoon.

High School Football Preview: Grafton

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 10:11pm
Since winning a state title in 2008, Grafton football has struggled at times. Head coach Rich Bord thinks things will be different this season.  "It's been a while since we've had this many skilled kids, receivers and running backs," said Bord. "We'd probably have to go back to the championship year in '08. We have speed for the first time."  That speed comes from the hard work these players put in during the offseason.  "We had a bunch ...

North Marion Huskies Look To Pull The Sled Further In 2017

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 10:04pm
Under the leadership of head coach Daran Hays, North Marion made it back to the playoffs a season ago. The Huskies are out for more this season. 

Monday Motivation: How to Safely Watch the Eclipse With a Pizza Box

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 8:57am
Eyes will be on the sky Monday afternoon to witness a rare solar eclipse.

Will the Solar Eclipse Damage Your Smart Phone Camera?

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 8:47am
Social media users are debating the best way to safely capture the solar eclipse on camera.

LIVE: Watch NASA's Live Stream of the Solar Eclipse

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 8:12am
Follow the eclipse totality across the country from a series of 50 cameras attached to balloons at elevations of up to 100,000 feet.

Go Kart Track In Anmoore A Hit

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 9:38pm
A new go kart track in Anmoore that opened up last November has been a local hit around the community.  Founded by owner all Wilmoth, track manager Jerry Nelson and others, the track now hosts 250-300 people and around 40-50 go karts per race every other Sunday night. "We came up with this smaller track here to teach the kids to get up on the wheel and learn how to drive, to teach them how to throttle in and throttle out of the turns, car control, and just to make them...

County School Systems Decides to Dismiss Classes Early Monday Due to Solar Eclipse

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 5:06pm
As we prepare for the Great American Solar Eclipse on Monday, some local county school systems are making the decision whether to keep kids in the classroom or send them home due to some of the safety concerns that come with this kind of celestial event.