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  • American Red Cross of Morgantown Prepares for Biggest Fundraiser of the Year

    American Red Cross of Morgantown Prepares for Biggest Fundraiser of the Year

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:51 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:51:24 GMT
    The American Red Cross is gearing up for one of its biggest fundraisers of the year: A Taste of Morgantown.
    The American Red Cross is gearing up for one of its biggest fundraisers of the year: A Taste of Morgantown.
  • UHC to Offer Free Skin Cancer Screenings to Community Members

    UHC to Offer Free Skin Cancer Screenings to Community Members

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:36:32 GMT
    UHC offers a free skin cancer screening every year in early spring to spread awareness about sun exposure before people start spending a lot of time outside.
    UHC offers a free skin cancer screening every year in early spring to spread awareness about sun exposure before people start spending a lot of time outside.
  • Buckhannon Police Department Looks for Volunteers

    Buckhannon Police Department Looks for Volunteers

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-04-23 23:06:36 GMT
    Chief Matt Gregory said volunteers will assist police in non-enforcement activities like traffic control and administrative duties.
    Chief Matt Gregory said volunteers will assist police in non-enforcement activities like traffic control and administrative duties.
  • Local Organizations Bring Vets Together Over Baseball

    Local Organizations Bring Vets Together Over Baseball

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:40:32 GMT
    Local veterans forged a bond of baseball Tuesday, when vets went to Pittsburgh free of charge.
    Local veterans forged a bond of baseball Tuesday, when vets went to Pittsburgh free of charge.
  • Monongalia County Considers Adding Water Features to County Parks

    Monongalia County Considers Adding Water Features to County Parks

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:20:59 GMT
    Monongalia County is looking at getting a water-pad for Mason Dixon park.
    Monongalia County is looking at getting a water-pad for Mason Dixon park.
  • Monongalia County Commission Test Voting Machines in Preparation for Primary Elections

    Monongalia County Commission Test Voting Machines in Preparation for Primary Elections

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:11 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:11:16 GMT
    Hundreds of voting machines were taken to the Mountaineer Mall in Morgantown Wednesday.
    Hundreds of voting machines were taken to the Mountaineer Mall in Morgantown Wednesday.
  • A.F. Wendling's Food Service Named WV Family Owned Business of the Year

    A.F. Wendling's Food Service Named WV Family Owned Business of the Year

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:02:24 GMT
    A.F. Wendling's has been named this year's West Virginia Family Owned Business of the Year.The state's district director for the U-S Small Business Administration toured the facility.The USBA gives out 10 awards each year to small businesses.A.F. Wendling's Food Service was nominated by the county's economic development authority.Judy McCauley said its important that small business continue to grow in cities and towns."What else they do for the communities supporting the baseball teams, just ...
    A.F. Wendling's has been named this year's West Virginia Family Owned Business of the Year.The state's district director for the U-S Small Business Administration toured the facility.The USBA gives out 10 awards each year to small businesses.A.F. Wendling's Food Service was nominated by the county's economic development authority.Judy McCauley said its important that small business continue to grow in cities and towns."What else they do for the communities supporting the baseball teams, just ...
  • Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Announces New Regulation for Coal Dust

    Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Announces New Regulation for Coal Dust

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:02:05 GMT
    The new federal regulation will limit coal dust exposure and improve enforcement against operators with unsafe dust levels in their mines.
    The new federal regulation will limit coal dust exposure and improve enforcement against operators with unsafe dust levels in their mines.
  • Behind The Scenes: Marion County Election

    Behind The Scenes: Marion County Election

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:01:01 GMT
    Preparing for an election doesn't happen overnight. In fact, it takes months and months of hard work. With the primary election less than a month away and early voting beginning next week, every minute of preparation is crucial. "In February we started. Full force probably the first of March and clear through until now," said Janice Cosco, Marion County Clerk.
    Preparing for an election doesn't happen overnight. In fact, it takes months and months of hard work. With the primary election less than a month away and early voting beginning next week, every minute of preparation is crucial. "In February we started. Full force probably the first of March and clear through until now," said Janice Cosco, Marion County Clerk.
  • Allergy Season Could Be Worse Than Usual; Apps Available to Help Those Affected

    Allergy Season Could Be Worse Than Usual; Apps Available to Help Those Affected

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:00:30 GMT
     Luckily there are some apps available that can make it possible to track levels of allergens both that day, and in the future.
     Luckily there are some apps available that can make it possible to track levels of allergens both that day, and in the future.
  • Marion County Commission Declares May as Community Education Outreach Service Month

    Marion County Commission Declares May as Community Education Outreach Service Month

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:57 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:57:25 GMT
    Marion County Commission has declared May as Community Education Outreach Service Month.Commissioners said CEOS volunteers have a mission to broaden service in the community and continue lifelong education.A proclamation was presented to group members on Wednesday.Commissioners explained groups like these keep a community strong."It gets out to the people that can't get help and everything. Its just a program that gets out to people out in the community and out in the city. I think it's a gre...
    Marion County Commission has declared May as Community Education Outreach Service Month.Commissioners said CEOS volunteers have a mission to broaden service in the community and continue lifelong education.A proclamation was presented to group members on Wednesday.Commissioners explained groups like these keep a community strong."It gets out to the people that can't get help and everything. Its just a program that gets out to people out in the community and out in the city. I think it's a gre...
  • Ramp Feast in Morgantown Canceled Due to Lack of Access for Workers

    Ramp Feast in Morgantown Canceled Due to Lack of Access for Workers

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:43 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:43:18 GMT

    Volunteers said the problem began when Monongalia County condensed the committees overseeing the park into one.

    Volunteers said the problem began when Monongalia County condensed the committees overseeing the park into one.

  • Morgantown Monongalia Metropolitan Planning Organization to Discuss Future of Mileground Road

    Morgantown Monongalia Metropolitan Planning Organization to Discuss Future of Mileground Road

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:40:58 GMT

    The MPO will hold a meeting at Morgantown City Council Chambers at 6 p.m. to discuss the new recommendations for the improvements of the road.

    The MPO will hold a meeting at Morgantown City Council Chambers at 6 p.m. to discuss the new recommendations for the improvements of the road.

  • Dickey's Barbeque Pit Opens on Thursday

    Dickey's Barbeque Pit Opens on Thursday

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:37:08 GMT
    Dickey's Barbeque Pit will soon be open on Emily Drive in Clarksburg.The restaurant held a soft opening today for family and friends to help prepare them for the official opening day tomorrow.The whole weekend will feature a number of special events."Tomorrow we open at 11 o'clock and we're doing all kinds of stuff. The first 50 guests will get a free gift card and one will randomly have $50 on it. On Friday we're giving away three free barbeque for a year passes and a $500 gift card," said c...
    Dickey's Barbeque Pit will soon be open on Emily Drive in Clarksburg.The restaurant held a soft opening today for family and friends to help prepare them for the official opening day tomorrow.The whole weekend will feature a number of special events."Tomorrow we open at 11 o'clock and we're doing all kinds of stuff. The first 50 guests will get a free gift card and one will randomly have $50 on it. On Friday we're giving away three free barbeque for a year passes and a $500 gift card," said c...
  • Businesses Share Concerns About Worthington Annexation

    Businesses Share Concerns About Worthington Annexation

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:14 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:14:42 GMT
    Representatives from Worthington appeared before Marion County Commission today to discuss the annexation of 43 acres.The annexation would affect three businesses and eight individuals.The town originally said JJ Auto Repair, Dollar General, and Thompson Incorporated approached the town and asked to be annexed.Earlier this week, JJ Auto and Thompson Incorporated wrote letters to the town stating their opposition.Now commission can't grant the request."We don't mind communities, towns, cities ...
    Representatives from Worthington appeared before Marion County Commission today to discuss the annexation of 43 acres.The annexation would affect three businesses and eight individuals.The town originally said JJ Auto Repair, Dollar General, and Thompson Incorporated approached the town and asked to be annexed.Earlier this week, JJ Auto and Thompson Incorporated wrote letters to the town stating their opposition.Now commission can't grant the request."We don't mind communities, towns, cities ...
  • WV Division of Highways Plans Rt. 50 Road Closure

    WV Division of Highways Plans Rt. 50 Road Closure

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:50:51 GMT
    The West Virginia Division of Highways is advising drivers that there will be a road closure on U.S. Route 50 eastbound and westbound on Monday, April 14 through Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 10 p.m. until
    The West Virginia Division of Highways is advising drivers that there will be a road closure on U.S. Route 50 eastbound and westbound on Monday, April 14 through Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 10 p.m. until
  • European Union Ambassador to the U.S. Speaks at WVU

    European Union Ambassador to the U.S. Speaks at WVU

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:32 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:32:22 GMT
    E.U. Ambassador Joao Vale de Almeida speaks at WVU. E.U. Ambassador Joao Vale de Almeida speaks at WVU.
    The European Union (E.U.) Ambassador to the United States visited Morgantown to speak on the West Virginia University campus. 
    The European Union (E.U.) Ambassador to the United States visited Morgantown to speak on the West Virginia University campus. 
  • 13 County Coalitions Come Together To Prevent Substance Abuse

    13 County Coalitions Come Together To Prevent Substance Abuse

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:00:20 GMT
    It was all about celebrating recovery at the Clarksburg Baptist Church Tuesday evening .Coalition programs from thirteen different counties came together with some local officials to talk about the importance of preventing substance abuse.
    It was all about celebrating recovery at the Clarksburg Baptist Church Tuesday evening .Coalition programs from thirteen different counties came together with some local officials to talk about the importance of preventing substance abuse.
  • Volunteers Spruce Up Bridgeport Lakes With 'Community Clean Up Day'

    Volunteers Spruce Up Bridgeport Lakes With 'Community Clean Up Day'

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:35:46 GMT
    Tuesday turned out to be a beautiful evening for dozens of Bridgeport residents, who came out in support of Earth Day to spruce up Hinkle and Deegan Lakes.
    Tuesday turned out to be a beautiful evening for dozens of Bridgeport residents, who came out in support of Earth Day to spruce up Hinkle and Deegan Lakes.
  • Senator Rockefeller and Ted Koppel Host a Fireside Chat at WV Wesleyan

    Senator Rockefeller and Ted Koppel Host a Fireside Chat at WV Wesleyan

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:40:43 GMT
    It was a celebratory day at West Virginia Wesleyan College as Senator Jay Rockefeller returned to campus for the first time in nearly eight years in an event with journalist Ted Koppel. 
    It was a celebratory day at West Virginia Wesleyan College as Senator Jay Rockefeller returned to campus for the first time in nearly eight years in an event with journalist Ted Koppel. 
  • Alderson Broaddus University Hosts U.S. Army Reserve for a Career Day

    Alderson Broaddus University Hosts U.S. Army Reserve for a Career Day

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:24:00 GMT
    Alderson Broaddus University co-sponsored a recruiting day with the U.S. Army Reserve "Bridge the Gap" Tuesday. 
    Alderson Broaddus University co-sponsored a recruiting day with the U.S. Army Reserve "Bridge the Gap" Tuesday. 
  • Local Artist Crafts Sculpture at Cooper's Rock

    Local Artist Crafts Sculpture at Cooper's Rock

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:06:38 GMT
    Artist Ben Gazsi has sculpted a turtle from grape-vine, rocks and sticks.It stands about four and a half feet tall.Gazsi's latest project is his last at Coopers Rock, so he wanted to make sure it would withstand the weather.He graduates from WVU this spring, but is anything but done creating sculptures."I'm going to go build upon this eco-land art thing at grad school. Try to make more mature works of art, less representational more abstract. Then try to make a career out of stuff like this,"...
    Artist Ben Gazsi has sculpted a turtle from grape-vine, rocks and sticks.It stands about four and a half feet tall.Gazsi's latest project is his last at Coopers Rock, so he wanted to make sure it would withstand the weather.He graduates from WVU this spring, but is anything but done creating sculptures."I'm going to go build upon this eco-land art thing at grad school. Try to make more mature works of art, less representational more abstract. Then try to make a career out of stuff like this,"...
  • Morgantown Community Encourages Public to Celebrate 'Earth Day' Year Round

    Morgantown Community Encourages Public to Celebrate 'Earth Day' Year Round

    Morgantown Community Encourages Public to Celebrate 'Earth Day' Year Round

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:11 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:11:58 GMT
    Earth Day is all about living green. Whether that be recycling an old pop can, recycling your old electronics, or just helping pick up some trash. Some WVU students are hoping to make people realize that you shouldn't just do those things on Earth Day but year round.
    Earth Day is all about living green. Whether that be recycling an old pop can, recycling your old electronics, or just helping pick up some trash. Some WVU students are hoping to make people realize that you shouldn't just do those things on Earth Day but year round.
  • Harrison County Early Voting to be Held at Meadowbrook Mall

    Harrison County Early Voting to be Held at Meadowbrook Mall

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:06 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:06:55 GMT
    You can also vote early at the Meadowbrook Mall, Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    You can also vote early at the Meadowbrook Mall, Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • More WV Residents May Be Eligible for WIC's Nutrition Program

    More WV Residents May Be Eligible for WIC's Nutrition Program

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:58:54 GMT
    New West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources income guidelines will mean thousands of more West Virginians are eligible for WIC's Nutrition Program.The income standard is going up 5 to $55 dollars.That translates to about 5,000 more West Virginians who will qualify.WIC already serves nearly 70 percent of all babies born in West Virginia."The food package is roughly $47 a month. So people that can get on WIC can use that extra $47 dollars for their family in other ways. And we ca...
    New West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources income guidelines will mean thousands of more West Virginians are eligible for WIC's Nutrition Program.The income standard is going up 5 to $55 dollars.That translates to about 5,000 more West Virginians who will qualify.WIC already serves nearly 70 percent of all babies born in West Virginia."The food package is roughly $47 a month. So people that can get on WIC can use that extra $47 dollars for their family in other ways. And we ca...
  • Annual PRSA Meeting Held At Fairmont State University

    Annual PRSA Meeting Held At Fairmont State University

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:51:37 GMT
    The PRSA West Virginia Chapter held its annual meeting on Tuesday at Fairmont State University. The subject of focus was what would be the best way to get the message to the media in today's fast-paced world. Several members of the media, including reporters from WBOY, answered questions about whether or not the basic press release was...
    The PRSA West Virginia Chapter held its annual meeting on Tuesday at Fairmont State University. The subject of focus was what would be the best way to get the message to the media in today's fast-paced world. Several members of the media, including reporters from WBOY, answered questions about whether or not the basic press release was...
  • Affiliate Services Group Hosts eCycling Day to Dispose Old Devices Properly

    Affiliate Services Group Hosts eCycling Day to Dispose Old Devices Properly

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:50:27 GMT
    The Affiliate Services Group in Marion County celebrated Earth Day with its second annual eCycling Day.ASG partnered with P.C. Renewal of Morgantown to collect and properly dispose of unwanted or broken electronics. PC Renewal is accepting a number of electronics that are too old, broken, or obsolete. Some of the items ASG is accepting are, answering machines, copiers, cell phones, remote controls, typewriters, VCR's, zip drives, and many more.40 businesses in the I-79 Technology Park partici...
    The Affiliate Services Group in Marion County celebrated Earth Day with its second annual eCycling Day.ASG partnered with P.C. Renewal of Morgantown to collect and properly dispose of unwanted or broken electronics. PC Renewal is accepting a number of electronics that are too old, broken, or obsolete. Some of the items ASG is accepting are, answering machines, copiers, cell phones, remote controls, typewriters, VCR's, zip drives, and many more.40 businesses in the I-79 Technology Park partici...
  • Division II Schools Discuss NCAA Student Meal Policy

    Division II Schools Discuss NCAA Student Meal Policy

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:50:16 GMT
    A University of Connecticut basketball player told reporters he sometimes goes to bed starving because he can't afford food. This is despite the university's student-athlete guidelines that include provisions for meal plans.
    A University of Connecticut basketball player told reporters he sometimes goes to bed starving because he can't afford food. This is despite the university's student-athlete guidelines that include provisions for meal plans.
  • Bridgeport Library Offers New Convenient Service for Library Users

    Bridgeport Library Offers New Convenient Service for Library Users

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:38 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:38:58 GMT
    Now library users can request what they need by email and then pick those items up at a locker box located outside city hall.
    Now library users can request what they need by email and then pick those items up at a locker box located outside city hall.
  • WVU Animal Sciences Farm Host Annual Kiddies Day

    WVU Animal Sciences Farm Host Annual Kiddies Day

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:29:14 GMT
    Kids got to leave the classroom and see farm life up close today at the WVU Animal Sciences Farm Kiddie Days.The annual event teaches children that the food they eat doesn't just come from the grocery store.Teachers, kids, and their parents could see calves, baby ducks and chicks and even horses up close."They get to see the fistulated cow that we have here behind us. That's a cow we use for research in terms of animal nutrition. We have lambs, we have a fake beehive, there's a section where ...
    Kids got to leave the classroom and see farm life up close today at the WVU Animal Sciences Farm Kiddie Days.The annual event teaches children that the food they eat doesn't just come from the grocery store.Teachers, kids, and their parents could see calves, baby ducks and chicks and even horses up close."They get to see the fistulated cow that we have here behind us. That's a cow we use for research in terms of animal nutrition. We have lambs, we have a fake beehive, there's a section where ...
  • Fairmont's New State Building Construction Schedule Not Affected by Winter Weather

    Fairmont's New State Building Construction Schedule Not Affected by Winter Weather

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:17:31 GMT
    A major project is underway in Fairmont.Marion County Commissioners said progress on the new state building is right on track despite the winter weather.A Pittsburgh construction company has been working on the $17 million project for several months.Commissioners expect the building to bring more than 200 jobs to Fairmont."When we started pushing the state building the 400 block and buying the property, there were so many people that said it would never happen. It will never happen. Well now ...
    A major project is underway in Fairmont.Marion County Commissioners said progress on the new state building is right on track despite the winter weather.A Pittsburgh construction company has been working on the $17 million project for several months.Commissioners expect the building to bring more than 200 jobs to Fairmont."When we started pushing the state building the 400 block and buying the property, there were so many people that said it would never happen. It will never happen. Well now ...
  • Deckers Creek Trail and Mon River Trail Undergoing Repairs

    Deckers Creek Trail and Mon River Trail Undergoing Repairs

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:05 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:05:40 GMT
    Mon River TrailMon River Trail
    Deckers Creek Trail Section Closure: April 22-24Greer Industries will be repairing a conveyor over the Deckers Creek Rail Trail, near mile 8 at the Decker’s Creek Limestone Mine.The trail will be closed in this area on April 22 through April 24.The affected area of the closure will be from Dave’s Snack shop to the Greer Mine. The hours of repairs will be from 6:00 am until 4:00 pm.Please avoid this area while repairs are underway.Mon River Trail North: Detour Near Van Voorhis Trailhead: April...
    Deckers Creek Trail Section Closure: April 22-24Greer Industries will be repairing a conveyor over the Deckers Creek Rail Trail, near mile 8 at the Decker’s Creek Limestone Mine.The trail will be closed in this area on April 22 through April 24.The affected area of the closure will be from Dave’s Snack shop to the Greer Mine. The hours of repairs will be from 6:00 am until 4:00 pm.Please avoid this area while repairs are underway.Mon River Trail North: Detour Near Van Voorhis Trailhead: April...
  • Marion County Girl Selling Bracelets to Raise Money for Autism Awareness

    Marion County Girl Selling Bracelets to Raise Money for Autism Awareness

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-04-22 14:09:49 GMT
    Erin and Eddy PrideErin and Eddy Pride
    April is Autism Awareness Month, but a Marion County girl is raising money all year round to help those affected by the condition.
    April is Autism Awareness Month, but a Marion County girl is raising money all year round to help those affected by the condition.
  • Bridgeport Fire Department in Need of Firefighter Paramedics

    Bridgeport Fire Department in Need of Firefighter Paramedics

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:07 AM EDT2014-04-22 14:07:51 GMT
    The Bridgeport Fire Civil Service Commission held a meeting Monday evening to discuss the need for two firefighter paramedics. Commission members, current firefighter paramedics and the mayor were all in attendance. 
    The Bridgeport Fire Civil Service Commission held a meeting Monday evening to discuss the need for two firefighter paramedics. Commission members, current firefighter paramedics and the mayor were all in attendance. 
  • Morgantown Barber Shop Debuts New Name and Image

    Morgantown Barber Shop Debuts New Name and Image

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:04 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:04:39 GMT
    Longtime Morgantown business Maraney’s Hair Center is now called Short Cuts.The new shop will cater to men and women all in the same location.They are located on Willey Street at the top of High Street, next to the Cupcakerie.Prices and hours will also remain the same and business hours are Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Longtime Morgantown business Maraney’s Hair Center is now called Short Cuts.The new shop will cater to men and women all in the same location.They are located on Willey Street at the top of High Street, next to the Cupcakerie.Prices and hours will also remain the same and business hours are Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • FSU Hosts Cyber Security Presentation

    FSU Hosts Cyber Security Presentation

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:02:16 GMT
    Fairmont State University hosted a presentation on "Cyber Security" today.One of the main focuses was the 'Aftermath of the Snowden Leaks'.The event was sponsored by the National Security and Intelligence Program and the Open Source Intelligence Exchange program at FSU.Fred Fleitz was the guest speaker and said being educated about Cyber Security is becoming more and more important."NSA is collecting hundreds of millions of phone records and putting them through advanced algorithms and advanc...
    Fairmont State University hosted a presentation on "Cyber Security" today.One of the main focuses was the 'Aftermath of the Snowden Leaks'.The event was sponsored by the National Security and Intelligence Program and the Open Source Intelligence Exchange program at FSU.Fred Fleitz was the guest speaker and said being educated about Cyber Security is becoming more and more important."NSA is collecting hundreds of millions of phone records and putting them through advanced algorithms and advanc...
  • AT&T Offers Special DriveMode App for Distracted Driving Month

    AT&T Offers Special DriveMode App for Distracted Driving Month

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:53:19 GMT
    April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and ATT is constantly showing it's commitment to the cause.The cell phone company has an 'It Can Wait' campaign and part of that includes it's new DriveMode App that comes pre-downloaded on all ATT phones."Whenever you reach 25 miles per hour, as long as the app is turned on, it automatically defaults where if someone sends you a text message it has an automatic reply that it sends back. So, it's really putting drivers at ease and making people feel...
    April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and ATT is constantly showing it's commitment to the cause.The cell phone company has an 'It Can Wait' campaign and part of that includes it's new DriveMode App that comes pre-downloaded on all ATT phones."Whenever you reach 25 miles per hour, as long as the app is turned on, it automatically defaults where if someone sends you a text message it has an automatic reply that it sends back. So, it's really putting drivers at ease and making people feel...
  • WVU and Congressman Host Rural Healthcare Forum

    WVU and Congressman Host Rural Healthcare Forum

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:29:20 GMT
    Thinking about needing emergency healthcare is a scary thought. If you live in a rural community where the nearest hospital is miles and miles away from you, it can be even scarier. That's exactly what a panel of experts discussed at the Eriksson Alumni Center Monday.
    Thinking about needing emergency healthcare is a scary thought. If you live in a rural community where the nearest hospital is miles and miles away from you, it can be even scarier. That's exactly what a panel of experts discussed at the Eriksson Alumni Center Monday.
  • Pierpont Community and Technical College Holds ATC Construction Site Tour

    Pierpont Community and Technical College Holds ATC Construction Site Tour

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:01:12 GMT
    Pierpont Community Technical College's Advanced Technology Center was once just a dream of President Dr. Doreen Larson. Now her dream is becoming a reality."The footers are in, the walls are in, the foundation is complete and we are ready to start raising those girders, which is just the next step which will flush out the building," she ...
    Pierpont Community Technical College's Advanced Technology Center was once just a dream of President Dr. Doreen Larson. Now her dream is becoming a reality."The footers are in, the walls are in, the foundation is complete and we are ready to start raising those girders, which is just the next step which will flush out the building," she ...
  • Mon Power Plans Power Outage for Belington Residents

    Mon Power Plans Power Outage for Belington Residents

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:03 PM EDT2014-04-21 19:03:15 GMT
    Mon Power has scheduled a planned power outage that will impact approximately 2,500 Belington residents Tuesday evening.Mon Power representatives said the outage will last from 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 22 until approximately 1 a.m. Wednesday, April 23. During that time, crews will be installing equipment at the Belington substation that will enhance reliability to the area. Mon Power said it has committed additional resources to the project to minimize the length of the outage.
    Mon Power has scheduled a planned power outage that will impact approximately 2,500 Belington residents Tuesday evening.Mon Power representatives said the outage will last from 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 22 until approximately 1 a.m. Wednesday, April 23. During that time, crews will be installing equipment at the Belington substation that will enhance reliability to the area. Mon Power said it has committed additional resources to the project to minimize the length of the outage.
  • Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Holds Annual Egg Hunt

    Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Holds Annual Egg Hunt

    Sunday, April 20 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-04-20 23:18:39 GMT
    The Easter egg hunt at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, which started with just a few dozen kids, has grown each year to hundreds.
    The Easter egg hunt at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, which started with just a few dozen kids, has grown each year to hundreds.
  • Stonewall Resort Hosts Easter Brunch

    Stonewall Resort Hosts Easter Brunch

    Sunday, April 20 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-04-20 23:09:07 GMT
    Stonewall Resort held its annual Easter brunch Sunday morning.
    Stonewall Resort held its annual Easter brunch Sunday morning.
  • Hovatter's Wildlife Zoo Welcomes Community for Grand Reopening

    Hovatter's Wildlife Zoo Welcomes Community for Grand Reopening

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:53:02 GMT
    They say that spring is the season of rebirth and new beginnings, and that's certainly the case at Hovatter's Wildlife Zoo, as it welcomes new additions and the public back through its gates.
    They say that spring is the season of rebirth and new beginnings, and that's certainly the case at Hovatter's Wildlife Zoo, as it welcomes new additions and the public back through its gates.
  • Stonewall Resort Hosts Public Egg Hunt

    Stonewall Resort Hosts Public Egg Hunt

    Saturday, April 19 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-04-20 01:58:55 GMT
    Staff at Stonewall Resort welcomed everyone to its annual egg hunt Saturday afternoon.
    Staff at Stonewall Resort welcomed everyone to its annual egg hunt Saturday afternoon.
  • Upshur County Church Holds Egg Drop

    Upshur County Church Holds Egg Drop

    Saturday, April 19 2014 9:57 PM EDT2014-04-20 01:57:04 GMT
    An Upshur County church was taking the upcoming Easter holiday to the air.
    An Upshur County church was taking the upcoming Easter holiday to the air.
  • Doddridge County Community Holds Benefit Basketball Game to Help Teacher Fighting Cancer

    Doddridge County Community Holds Benefit Basketball Game to Help Teacher Fighting Cancer

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:17:30 GMT
    Courtesy: FacebookCourtesy: Facebook
    Sometimes people who display exceptional strength in tough situations make us realize our biggest worries aren't so big after all. For more than ten years, Katherine Todd has been a teacher at the Doddridge
    Sometimes people who display exceptional strength in tough situations make us realize our biggest worries aren't so big after all. For more than ten years, Katherine Todd has been a teacher at the Doddridge
  • Triple AAA: Easter Weekend Travel Not To Be Bad

    Triple AAA: Easter Weekend Travel Not To Be Bad

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:28 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:28:20 GMT
    Most traffic will most likely occur on Friday afternoon and late Sunday evening, so plan your travel arrangements accordingly.
    Most traffic will most likely occur on Friday afternoon and late Sunday evening, so plan your travel arrangements accordingly.
  • Students Learn the Science of Agriculture with the Farm Bureau's Mobile Lab

    Students Learn the Science of Agriculture with the Farm Bureau's Mobile Lab

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:05:41 GMT
    The lab travels to schools all across the state, and has been on the road for seven years.
    The lab travels to schools all across the state, and has been on the road for seven years.
  • 5 Weeks To A 5K: Eating AndTraining Right

    5 Weeks To A 5K: Eating And Training Right

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:52:15 GMT
    With a big race on the way, training your body isn't the only thing you can do to help prepare for a 5K.
    With a big race on the way, training your body isn't the only thing you can do to help prepare for a 5K.
  • Doddridge County Elementary Is Having a Basket Raffle to Raise Funds for Playground

    Doddridge County Elementary Is Having a Basket Raffle to Raise Funds for Playground

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:14:10 GMT
    Doddridge County Elementary School is trying to raise money by selling raffle baskets. The baskets have different themes including 'fun in the sun' and a 'pamper me' basket. All of the proceeds from
    Doddridge County Elementary School is trying to raise money by selling raffle baskets. The baskets have different themes including 'fun in the sun' and a 'pamper me' basket. All of the proceeds from
  • Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Holds Easter Egg Hunt Over the Weekend

    Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Holds Easter Egg Hunt Over the Weekend

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:37:01 GMT
    If you are your family are looking for a hunt to celebrate on Easter, you won't have to go far. The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum is welcoming the public to an Easter Egg hunt on Sunday at noon. Staff
    If you are your family are looking for a hunt to celebrate on Easter, you won't have to go far. The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum is welcoming the public to an Easter Egg hunt on Sunday at noon. Staff
  • Harrison County Family Holds Easter Fundraiser for Baby Ellie

    Harrison County Family Holds Easter Fundraiser for Baby Ellie

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:32:27 GMT
    A Harrison County Family held an Easter egg hunt on Friday to help raise money for their baby's medical care. Sara Crim gave birth to baby Ellie 27 weeks early, and Ellie remains in the hospital. Crim
    A Harrison County Family held an Easter egg hunt on Friday to help raise money for their baby's medical care. Sara Crim gave birth to baby Ellie 27 weeks early, and Ellie remains in the hospital. Crim
  • Judge Granted Dismissal Request for Lawsuit by Former Sheriff Candidate

    Judge Granted Dismissal Request for Lawsuit by Former Sheriff Candidate

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:09:37 GMT
    Chief United States District Judge John Preston Bailey has granted a dismissal request by the Upshur County Commission involving a lawsuit by a former sheriff candidate. The suit was ruled on last Friday. David
    Chief United States District Judge John Preston Bailey has granted a dismissal request by the Upshur County Commission involving a lawsuit by a former sheriff candidate. The suit was ruled on last Friday. David
  • North Central WV Weekend Outlook for April 18-20

    North Central WV Weekend Outlook for April 18-20

    Friday, April 18 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-04-18 18:12:52 GMT
    With it being a holiday weekend, there's not much in the way of fairs or festivals scheduled, but there's still plenty to do around north central West Virginia. Saturday: Stonewall Resort, in Lewis County,
    With it being a holiday weekend, there's not much in the way of fairs or festivals scheduled, but there's still plenty to do around north central West Virginia. Saturday: Stonewall Resort, in Lewis County,
  • AAA Predicts Mild Easter Weekend Traffic

    AAA Predicts Mild Easter Weekend Traffic

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:47 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:47:34 GMT
    If you are getting ready to travel this Easter weekend, the good news is the traffic is not expected to be bad.
    If you are getting ready to travel this Easter weekend, the good news is the traffic is not expected to be bad. AAA predicts that traffic will not be much different than last year and that this weekend
  • Main Street Fairmont Offers Sign and Facade Improvement Grants

    Main Street Fairmont Offers Sign and Facade Improvement Grants

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:16 AM EDT2014-04-18 12:16:22 GMT
    Main Street Fairmont is looking to give away grants through the Sign and Facade Improvement Grant Program, which provides funding for beautification efforts in downtown Fairmont. The program is facilitated
    Main Street Fairmont is looking to give away grants through the Sign and Facade Improvement Grant Program, which provides funding for beautification efforts in downtown Fairmont. The program is facilitated
  • Try-Again Homes to Host Open House April 25th

    Try-Again Homes to Host Open House April 25th

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:12 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:12:24 GMT
    Try-Again Homes will hold an open house on Friday, April 25th, to educate potential foster parents, and encourage people to open their homes to foster children.According to Try-Again Homes, in the United
    Try-Again Homes will hold an open house on Friday, April 25th, to educate potential foster parents, and encourage people to open their homes to foster children.According to Try-Again Homes, in the United
  • The City Of Clarksburg Acquires A Historic Theater

    The City Of Clarksburg Acquires A Historic Theater

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:11:23 GMT
    The Robinson Grand TheaterThe Robinson Grand Theater
    Clarksburg City Council approved a second reading of the ordinance to acquire the Rose Garden Theater, Thursday night.
    Clarksburg City Council met Thursday night to discuss ‘The Robinson Grand Theater', also known as the ‘Rose Garden Theater', that the city plans to acquire. 
  • Clarksburg City Council Discusses Home Rule Application Status

    Clarksburg City Council Discusses Home Rule Application Status

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:09 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:09:06 GMT
    Clarksburg City Council and members of the community turned out to a special meeting Thursday evening.  Council heard the concerns of the community about Clarksburg's application for Home Rule.
    Clarksburg City Council and members of the community turned out to a special meeting Thursday evening.  Council heard the concerns of the community about Clarksburg's application for Home Rule.
  • WVU Football Players Visit Patients at Children's Hospital

    WVU Football Players Visit Patients at Children's Hospital

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:45:25 GMT
    Alexis and Terri Orndorff pose for pictures with the WVU Football Players.Alexis and Terri Orndorff pose for pictures with the WVU Football Players.
    WVU players are known for packing the seats at Mylan Puskar Stadium during the football season. They took a day off and took off their pads to make the short walk across the parking lot to bring a much
    WVU players are known for packing the seats at Mylan Puskar Stadium during the football season. They took a day off and took off their pads to make the short walk across the parking lot to bring a much
  • Trucks Blocking Driveway Of Jane Lew FD

    Trucks Blocking Driveway Of Jane Lew FD

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:36 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:36:29 GMT
    Trucks driving along Hacker's Creek Road in Jane Lew pull off to the side of the road in front of the Jane Lew Volunteer Fire Department, blocking the one way emergency vehicles can leave the station.
    Trucks driving along Hacker's Creek Road in Jane Lew pull off to the side of the road in front of the Jane Lew Volunteer Fire Department, blocking the one way emergency vehicles can leave the station.
  • Marion County Woman Falls Victim to New Scam

    Marion County Woman Falls Victim to New Scam

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:01:20 GMT
    Jennifer Martin was getting ready to return to school when she got the call that she qualified for a federal grant and became a victim to a scam. 

     
    Jennifer Martin was getting ready to return to school when she got the call that she qualified for a federal grant. "I got a phone call from a Kelly Watson from the U.S. Treasury Department saying that
  • Health Access and WVU Give Free Eye Evaluations

    Health Access and WVU Give Free Eye Evaluations

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:48:10 GMT
    Clarksburg's Health Access provided a free eye screening today in partnership with West Virginia University Healthcare Eye Institute.

    Clarksburg's Health Access provided a free eye screening today in partnership with West Virginia University Healthcare Eye Institute. The event was targeted at both the state's financially and geographically
  • Monongalia County Commissioner Calls For Board of Education Investigation

    Monongalia County Commissioner Calls For Board of Education Investigation

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:27:20 GMT
    Commissioner Tom Bloom is questioning the tax money collected by the board and the surplus money that goes to the State Board of Education instead of staying in the county.
    Commissioner Tom Bloom is questioning the tax money collected by the board and the surplus money that goes to the State Board of Education instead of staying in the county.
  • Businesses Doing Well One Year after Johnson Center Fire

    Businesses Doing Well One Year after Johnson Center Fire

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:06 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:06:30 GMT
    About four months after the fire Roberto's relocated to the North Central West Virginia Airport, but still offers the same great food.
    About four months after the fire Roberto's relocated to the North Central West Virginia Airport, but still offers the same great food.
  • Mylan Park Hosts Annual Job Fair

    Mylan Park Hosts Annual Job Fair

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:36 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:36:51 GMT
    People in the market for a job could talk to representatives from Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, Mine Repair and Maintenance and more.
    People in the market for a job could talk to representatives from Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, Mine Repair and Maintenance and more.
  • 3 Nutter Fort Firefighters Will Receive United State Life Saving Awards

    3 Nutter Fort Firefighters Will Receive United State Life Saving Awards

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:34:49 GMT
    Three Nutter Fort firefighters saved two people last year from the Atlantic Ocean while on vacation in Myrtle Beach. Today, the Harrison County Commission voted to fund part of the cost for Chief Jeremy
    Three Nutter Fort firefighters saved two people last year from the Atlantic Ocean while on vacation in Myrtle Beach. Today, the Harrison County Commission voted to fund part of the cost for Chief Jeremy
  • Stonewall Resort Prepares for Easter Weekend

    Stonewall Resort Prepares for Easter Weekend

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:32:16 GMT
    The resort has events planned starting with an Easter egg hunt starting at 1 p.m. Saturday.
    The resort has events planned starting with an Easter egg hunt starting at 1 p.m. Saturday.
  • Jane Lew Truck Stop Relay Team Kicks Off Relay For Life Fundraiser

    Jane Lew Truck Stop Relay Team Kicks Off Relay For Life Fundraiser

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:18:08 GMT
    A Lewis County business has kicked off another unique fundraiser for the Relay for Life. The relay team from the Jane Lew Truck Stop has begun "hatting" yards around Lewis County. The team posted yard
    A Lewis County business has kicked off another unique fundraiser for the Relay for Life. The relay team from the Jane Lew Truck Stop has begun "hatting" yards around Lewis County. The team posted yard
  • Morgantown Battles Underage and High Risk Drinking

    Morgantown Battles Underage and High Risk Drinking

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:56:27 GMT
    WVU and the City of Morgantown, paired up to host a discussion April 16 on underage and high risk drinking. The discussion was meant to discuss the problems at hand, and talk about possible solutions.
    WVU and the City of Morgantown, paired up to host a discussion April 16 on underage and high risk drinking. The discussion was meant to discuss the problems at hand, and talk about possible solutions.
  • WVU Public Relation Students Help A Local Non-Profit

    WVU Public Relation Students Help A Local Non-Profit

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:54:27 GMT
    The Nine students working on this project for their public relations campaigns course, have completely re-branded the non-profit, by creating a sufficient mission statement, new name, and social media
    The Nine students working on this project for their public relations campaigns course, have completely re-branded the non-profit, by creating a sufficient mission statement, new name, and social media
  • WVU Nursing Works to Educate Christian Help Clients on Healthy Eating

    WVU Nursing Works to Educate Christian Help Clients on Healthy Eating

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:43 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:43:41 GMT
    Eating healthy on a tight budget doesn't have to be a struggle. WVU Nursing students have been teaching Christian Help clients how to eat healthy using items found in Christian Help's food pantry. Students
    Eating healthy on a tight budget doesn't have to be a struggle. WVU Nursing students have been teaching Christian Help clients how to eat healthy using items found in Christian Help's food pantry. Students
  • Vintage Restaurant and Wine Bar Opens in Elkins

    Vintage Restaurant and Wine Bar Opens in Elkins

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:32 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:32:12 GMT
    On Wednesday, people in Randolph County welcomed a new business to the community.  The Vintage Restaurant and Wine Bar is located on Randolph Avenue, in Elkins.  The menu offers new modern American food
    On Wednesday, people in Randolph County welcomed a new business to the community.  The Vintage Restaurant and Wine Bar is located on Randolph Avenue, in Elkins.  The menu offers new modern American food
  • Lecture Series Welcomes A Leader in Youth Sport Safety to Morgantown

    Leader in Youth Football Helps Make Game Safer

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:44:29 GMT
    The Don Nehlen lecture series welcomed a leader in youth sport safety to Morgantown April 16. The CEO of USA Football, Scott Hallenbeck, offered a free public lecture to express the importance of learning
    The Don Nehlen lecture series welcomed a leader in youth sport safety to Morgantown April 16. The CEO of USA Football, Scott Hallenbeck, offered a free public lecture to express the importance of learning
  • Safe Community Partnership In the Works for Morgantown and WVU

    Safe Community Partnership In the Works for Morgantown and WVU

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:37:07 GMT
    A first of its kind partnership is in the works in Morgantown. The city, county, and West Virginia University are working together toward a safe community designation by the National Safety Council. If
    A first of its kind partnership is in the works in Morgantown. The city, county, and West Virginia University are working together toward a safe community designation by the National Safety Council. If
  • Flag From Afghanistan Base is Newest Addition to Mountaineer Military Museum

    Flag From Afghanistan Base is Newest Addition to Mountaineer Military Museum

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:36 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:36:16 GMT
    An American flag from a military base in Afghanistan has made its way to Weston. The flag will be on display as a part of the collection at the Mountaineer Military Museum. Museum owner Ron McVaney said
    An American flag from a military base in Afghanistan has made its way to Weston. The flag will be on display as a part of the collection at the Mountaineer Military Museum. Museum owner Ron McVaney said
  • Gretchen Ross Participates in Big Elm Elementary School's Career Day

    Gretchen Ross Participates in Big Elm Elementary School's Career Day

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:45:59 GMT
    Gretchen Ross visits Career Day at Big Elm Elementary School Wednesday morning.
    Career Day was held at Big Elm Elementary School Wednesday morning. 12 News' own Gretchen Ross participated in the activity. Fourth and fifth grade students had the chance to ask Gretchen about life as
  • Doddridge County High School Students Learn with Innovation Days

    Doddridge County High School Students Learn with Innovation Days

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:32:00 GMT
    The volunteers and teachers involved said these innovation zones can help the students figure out what they want to do with their future.
    The volunteers and teachers involved said these innovation zones can help the students figure out what they want to do with their future.
  • Community Members 'Arrested' for Muscular Dystrophy Association Fundraiser

    Community Members 'Arrested' for Muscular Dystrophy Association Fundraiser

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:17:09 GMT
    WBOY's own Stacy Moniot "arrested" to raise money for MDA.WBOY's own Stacy Moniot "arrested" to raise money for MDA.
    MDA arrested individuals in the community and had them make calls and get donations to pay for their bail.
    MDA arrested individuals in the community and had them make calls and get donations to pay for their bail.
  • Lewis County Welcomes 5th New Business to Stonewall Junction Plaza

    Lewis County Welcomes 5th New Business to Stonewall Junction Plaza

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:26 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:26:55 GMT
    Care Xpress is in the Stonewall Junction Plaza off Interstate 79 near Weston.
    Care Xpress is in the Stonewall Junction Plaza off Interstate 79 near Weston.
  • WVU to Require Students to Have Own Health Insurance

    WVU to Require Students to Have Own Health Insurance

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:22:50 GMT
    Right now, student fees cover health costs, but in the fall, the university will begin billing insurance.
    Right now, student fees cover health costs, but in the fall, the university will begin billing insurance.
  • NASA's IV&V Facility Plays Crucial Role in the Lunar, LRO Satellite

    NASA's IV&V Facility Plays Crucial Role in the Lunar, LRO Satellite

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:36 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:36:46 GMT
    While people around the country had the chance to catch the lunar eclipse, the "blood moon" had a special significance at NASA's IV&V facility because of its work on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO.
    While people around the country had the chance to catch the lunar eclipse, the "blood moon" had a special significance at NASA's IV&V facility. Scientists in West Virginia helped develop critical software
  • Mahoning Hydropower Addresses New Project at Stonewall Jackson Dam

    Mahoning Hydropower Addresses New Project at Stonewall Jackson Dam

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:27 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:27:58 GMT
    Stonewall Resort hosted a public meeting this afternoon regarding a proposed hydroelectric project.
    Stonewall Resort hosted a public meeting this afternoon regarding a proposed hydroelectric project. Mahoning Hydropower addressed concerns regarding the impact the facility at the Stonewall Jackson Dam
  • Randolph County Adult Drug Court Participant Gives Back

    Randolph County Adult Drug Court Participant Gives Back

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:25 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:25:42 GMT
    For Dawn DePreist, the road to drug addiction started with pain medications and ended with the Randolph County Adult Drug Court. 
    For Dawn DePreist, the road to drug addiction started with pain medications. "From that time I went on to heroin. I'd been on drugs for a good 20 years before I committed a crime," said DePriest. After
  • Google Teaches Lewis County Students Internet Safety

    Google Teaches Lewis County Students Internet Safety

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:24 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:24:15 GMT
    Google came to Robert L. Bland Middle School to teach kids how to stay safe on the Internet.
    Google came to Robert L. Bland Middle School to teach kids how to stay safe on the Internet.
  • Gilmer County Residents Upset After KKK Flyers Left In Yards

    Gilmer County Residents Upset After KKK Flyers Left In Yards

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:23 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:23:23 GMT
    Jose Tipton in Glenville and others around the rest of Gilmer County went outside to find a baggie in their yard advertising a gathering of the KKK.
    Jose Tipton in Glenville and others around the rest of Gilmer County went outside to find a baggie in their yard advertising a gathering of the KKK.
  • WV Attorney General Hosts Town Hall Meeting in Clarksburg

    WV Attorney General Hosts Town Hall Meeting in Clarksburg

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-04-16 04:25:01 GMT
    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey traveled to Harrison County to hear residents' thoughts on how to improve the local economy.
    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey traveled to Harrison County to hear residents' thoughts on how to improve the local economy.
  • 'Purple Up!' Celebration Held in Marion County

    'Purple Up!' Celebration Held in Marion County

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:15:35 GMT
    April is month of the military child, so dozens of Marion County residents rocked their purple in honor of military families.
    April is month of the military child, so dozens of Marion County residents rocked their purple in honor of military families.
  • Literacy Volunteers of Harrison County Raise Money While Painting

    Literacy Volunteers of Harrison County Raise Money While Painting

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:38 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:38:35 GMT
    Literacy Volunteers of Harrison County met Tuesday evening to raise money for their group, while painting at the Starving Artist Studio in downtown Clarksburg. This is the second time the group has hosted
    Literacy Volunteers of Harrison County met Tuesday evening to raise money for their group, while painting at the Starving Artist Studio in downtown Clarksburg. This is the second time the group has hosted
  • WVU Alumni Association Offering Packages for 2014 Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game

    WVU Alumni Association Offering Packages for 2014 Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:03:39 GMT
    West Virginia University alumni and fans are getting excited for the upcoming match up between the Mountaineers and the Crimson Tide of Alabama on August 30 at Atlanta. As part of an effort to fill the
    West Virginia University alumni and fans are getting excited for the upcoming match up between the Mountaineers and the Crimson Tide of Alabama on August 30 at Atlanta. As part of an effort to fill the