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  • Meadowbrook Mall Welcomes Santa Back Another Year

    Meadowbrook Mall Welcomes Santa Back Another Year

    Saturday, November 22 2014 9:02 PM EST2014-11-23 02:02:32 GMT
    The Meadowbrook Mall welcomed Santa Claus back to their central court Saturday morning.
    The Meadowbrook Mall welcomed Santa Claus back to their central court Saturday morning.
  • Children's Home Society Celebrates National Adoption Day

    Children's Home Society Celebrates National Adoption Day

    Saturday, November 22 2014 8:55 PM EST2014-11-23 01:55:49 GMT
    Adopted kids and their new parents gathered to celebrate National Adoption Day at Valley Worlds of Fun.
    Adopted kids and their new parents gathered to celebrate National Adoption Day at Valley Worlds of Fun.
  • Harrison County Schools Hold Social Studies Fair

    Harrison County Schools Hold Social Studies Fair

    Saturday, November 22 2014 8:55 PM EST2014-11-23 01:55:31 GMT
    Students from around Harrison County were showing off some research of their own this morning.
    Students from around Harrison County were showing off some research of their own this morning.
  • Lake View Golf Resort Hosts Festival of Trees Family Fun Night

    Lake View Golf Resort Hosts Festival of Trees Family Fun Night

    Friday, November 21 2014 11:41 PM EST2014-11-22 04:41:33 GMT
    Lake View Golf Resort and Spa hosted the Festival of Trees Family Fun Friday night to benefit the Rosenbaum Family House.
    Lake View Golf Resort and Spa hosted the Festival of Trees Family Fun Friday night to benefit the Rosenbaum Family House.
  • Black Bear Donates Food to Students Staying on Campus for Holiday

    Black Bear Donates Food to Students Staying on Campus for Holiday

    Friday, November 21 2014 11:40 PM EST2014-11-22 04:40:28 GMT
    The student staff at West Virginia University is filling up this Thanksgiving weekend not with turkey but with burritos.Black Bear Burritos is wrapping up some dinner for these hard working kids.The regular students at WVU are moving out for their Thanksgiving break and their meals. 
    The student staff at West Virginia University is filling up this Thanksgiving weekend not with turkey but with burritos.Black Bear Burritos is wrapping up some dinner for these hard working kids.The regular students at WVU are moving out for their Thanksgiving break and their meals. 
  • Tips To Keep Your Family Safe During Winter

    Tips To Keep Your Family Safe During Winter

    Friday, November 21 2014 7:20 PM EST2014-11-22 00:20:22 GMT
    With the holiday season about to begin and more cold weather on the way, people should stay aware of some dangers to keep themselves safe.
    With the holiday season about to begin and more cold weather on the way, people should stay aware of some dangers to keep themselves safe.
  • Harrison County Volunteers Bring Joy to Children Through Operation Christmas Child

    Harrison County Volunteers Bring Joy to Children Through Operation Christmas Child

    Friday, November 21 2014 6:44 PM EST2014-11-21 23:44:07 GMT
    Operation Christmas Child volunteers at Fellowship Bible Church are busy packing up much needed care packages to bring joy to children they've never even met.
    Operation Christmas Child volunteers at Fellowship Bible Church are busy packing up much needed care packages to bring joy to children they've never even met.
  • St. Mary's Grade School Gives Back

    St. Mary's Grade School Gives Back

    Friday, November 21 2014 6:09 PM EST2014-11-21 23:09:16 GMT
     The holidays remind us all to be thankful for what we have and remember those less fortunate and Friday students, parents, and staff at St. Mary's Grade School are doing just that.
     The holidays remind us all to be thankful for what we have and remember those less fortunate and Friday students, parents, and staff at St. Mary's Grade School are doing just that.
  • East Dale Elementary Students Benefit From Community Food Drive

    East Dale Elementary Students Benefit From Community Food Drive

    Friday, November 21 2014 5:00 PM EST2014-11-21 22:00:48 GMT
    The Viola Church in Pricketts Fort collected hundreds of items, including turkeys and stuffing, for the families of 26 students at East Dale Elementary School.
    The Viola Church in Pricketts Fort collected hundreds of items, including turkeys and stuffing, for the families of 26 students at East Dale Elementary School.
  • Salvation Army Kicks Off Red Kettle Season

    Salvation Army Kicks Off Red Kettle Season

    Friday, November 21 2014 4:55 PM EST2014-11-21 21:55:17 GMT
    The Salvation Army joined Marion County officials on Friday to kick off Red Kettle Season.
    The Salvation Army joined Marion County officials on Friday to kick off Red Kettle Season.
  • Elmo And Friends Makes a Surprise Visit to WVU Hospital

    Elmo And Friends Makes a Surprise Visit to WVU Hospital

    Friday, November 21 2014 4:53 PM EST2014-11-21 21:53:55 GMT
    Elmo and Friends at WVUHElmo and Friends at WVUH
    Children in at Ruby Memorial Children's Hospital got a big surprise Friday evening from some furry friends.Elmo and Grover from ‘Sesame Street Live' visited with the children on floor sixth east of the hospital giving kids hugs and high fives. 
    Children in at Ruby Memorial Children's Hospital got a big surprise Friday evening from some furry friends.Elmo and Grover from ‘Sesame Street Live' visited with the children on floor sixth east of the hospital giving kids hugs and high fives. 
  • 'In God We Trust' Specialty License Plates To Soon Be Available at DMV

    'In God We Trust' Specialty License Plates To Soon Be Available at DMV

    Friday, November 21 2014 4:27 PM EST2014-11-21 21:27:03 GMT

    The Division of Motor Vehicles approved the Dryfork Recreation Center's request under a 2010 law allowing non profits to request specialty plates.

    The Division of Motor Vehicles approved the Dryfork Recreation Center's request under a 2010 law allowing non profits to request specialty plates.

  • Buckhannon Upshur Middle Honors Veterans

    Buckhannon Upshur Middle Honors Veterans

    Friday, November 21 2014 4:22 PM EST2014-11-21 21:22:08 GMT
    Students invited family members who've served or are serving to a veterans tribute program.
    Students invited family members who've served or are serving to a veterans tribute program.
  • Lewis County Board of Education Approves Armory Purchase In Special Meeting

    Lewis County Board of Education Approves Armory Purchase In Special Meeting

    Friday, November 21 2014 10:25 AM EST2014-11-21 15:25:53 GMT
    Lewis County BOELewis County BOE
    Lewis County Board of Education held a special meeting Thursday evening to approve a resolution to purchase the Weston Armory.
    Lewis County Board of Education held a special meeting Thursday evening to approve a resolution to purchase the Weston Armory.
  • Bear Season Continues in WV Until December 6

    Bear Season Continues in WV Until December 6

    Friday, November 21 2014 10:03 AM EST2014-11-21 15:03:14 GMT
    Bear season without dogs will be concurrent with dear season from November 24 till December 6, in all areas of 28 counties.
    Bear season without dogs will be concurrent with dear season from November 24 till December 6, in all areas of 28 counties.
  • Clarksburg Beauty Academy Offers Extended Hours

    Clarksburg Beauty Academy Offers Extended Hours

    Friday, November 21 2014 12:32 AM EST2014-11-21 05:32:07 GMT
    Clarksburg Beauty AcademyClarksburg Beauty Academy
    Clarksburg Beauty Academy in downtown Clarksburg has been open since 1967 offering an array of pampering services for men, women, and children.
    Clarksburg Beauty Academy in downtown Clarksburg has been open since 1967 offering an array of pampering services for men, women, and children.
  • WVU, Penn State Extensions Hold Food For Profit Workshop

    WVU, Penn State Extensions Hold Food For Profit Workshop

    Thursday, November 20 2014 11:55 PM EST2014-11-21 04:55:28 GMT
    The WVU Extension hosted agents from Penn State in Belington today for a Food for Profit workshop.
    The WVU Extension hosted agents from Penn State in Belington today for a Food for Profit workshop.
  • DEP Continues Plans to Investigate Underground Coal Mine Fire in Marion County

    DEP Continues Plans to Investigate Underground Coal Mine Fire in Marion County

    Thursday, November 20 2014 6:54 PM EST2014-11-20 23:54:16 GMT
    Courtesy: Jacob HutchinsonCourtesy: Jacob Hutchinson
    Within a few weeks, officials from the Department of Environmental Protection will be headed back to Marion County, since discovering an underground mine fire in White Hall. 
    Within a few weeks, officials from the Department of Environmental Protection will be headed back to Marion County, since discovering an underground mine fire in White Hall. 
  • Out And About in West Virginia: Eastern Regional Airport Museum

    Out And About in West Virginia: Eastern Regional Airport Museum

    Thursday, November 20 2014 6:44 PM EST2014-11-20 23:44:37 GMT
    Out and About in West Virginia takes us to the eastern panhandle. An aviation museum is dedicated to keeping the early days of an airport's history alive for future generations.
    Out and About in West Virginia takes us to the eastern panhandle. An aviation museum is dedicated to keeping the early days of an airport's history alive for future generations.
  • Canaan Valley Institute Looking to Transfer Ownership

    Canaan Valley Institute Looking to Transfer Ownership

    Thursday, November 20 2014 5:48 PM EST2014-11-20 22:48:27 GMT
    Canaan Valley Institute is looking to transfer ownership of its property.Executive Director Jennifer Newland said activities and partnerships once thought to fill the facility have not developed.
    Canaan Valley Institute is looking to transfer ownership of its property.Executive Director Jennifer Newland said activities and partnerships once thought to fill the facility have not developed.
  • Women Learn Self Defense Through The Krav Maga 'Stay Away Program' Pt. 2

    Women Learn Self Defense Through The Krav Maga 'Stay Away Program' Pt. 2

    Thursday, November 20 2014 4:39 PM EST2014-11-20 21:39:07 GMT
    John Woods and Aaron Marko instruct the 'Stay Away Program' at Krav Maga West Virginia in Morgantown.John Woods and Aaron Marko instruct the 'Stay Away Program' at Krav Maga West Virginia in Morgantown.
    The women learning how to defend themselves at ?Krav Maga West Virginia? in Morgantown believe knowing these moves is absolutely essential.The instructors provide real life situations and scenarios."We always start out with a video," said John Woods, a Krav Maga Instructor. "We (showed) the video of the lady that was abducted in Philadelphia. We're going to show what could we do to, A. Keep this from happening and B. How to get out of a scenario like that."
    The women learning how to defend themselves at ?Krav Maga West Virginia? in Morgantown believe knowing these moves is absolutely essential.The instructors provide real life situations and scenarios."We always start out with a video," said John Woods, a Krav Maga Instructor. "We (showed) the video of the lady that was abducted in Philadelphia. We're going to show what could we do to, A. Keep this from happening and B. How to get out of a scenario like that."
  • American Red Cross Teaches Bridgeport City Leaders about Disaster Shelters

    American Red Cross Teaches Bridgeport City Leaders about Disaster Shelters

    Thursday, November 20 2014 4:19 PM EST2014-11-20 21:19:51 GMT
    The American Red Cross is teaching Bridgeport city leaders how to prepare a disaster shelter.Morgantown Disaster Program Specialists were in town teaching disaster fundamentals.They said most counties already have a place picked out but need to know how to operate them.
    The American Red Cross is teaching Bridgeport city leaders how to prepare a disaster shelter.Morgantown Disaster Program Specialists were in town teaching disaster fundamentals.They said most counties already have a place picked out but need to know how to operate them.
  • Pittsburgh Steeler Visits WVU Children's Hospital

    Pittsburgh Steeler Visits WVU Children's Hospital

    Thursday, November 20 2014 3:56 PM EST2014-11-20 20:56:10 GMT
    Pittsburgh Steeler Fullback and former Mountaineer, Will Johnson made a special trip to WVU Healthcare Children's Hospital with Toothman Ford Thursday, November 20.The Steelers are on a bye week so Johnson came to help with fundraising for the hospital and to say hello to the kids.
    Pittsburgh Steeler Fullback and former Mountaineer, Will Johnson made a special trip to WVU Healthcare Children's Hospital with Toothman Ford Thursday, November 20.The Steelers are on a bye week so Johnson came to help with fundraising for the hospital and to say hello to the kids.
  • Upshur County Commission Hears Concerns About Animal Control Volunteer Policies

    Upshur County Commission Hears Concerns About Animal Control Volunteer Policies

    Thursday, November 20 2014 3:51 PM EST2014-11-20 20:51:21 GMT
    The Upshur County Commission heard concerns Thursday, regarding volunteers and policies at the Lewis Upshur Animal Control Facility.The shelter's supervisor recommended that a volunteer be dismissed for not following policies and procedures.
    The Upshur County Commission heard concerns Thursday, regarding volunteers and policies at the Lewis Upshur Animal Control Facility.The shelter's supervisor recommended that a volunteer be dismissed for not following policies and procedures.
  • WVU Women's and Gender Studies Students Educate Public

    WVU Women's and Gender Studies Students Educate Public

    Thursday, November 20 2014 3:44 PM EST2014-11-20 20:44:00 GMT
    WVU Women's and Gender Studies held a fair at the Mountainlair today.Student groups presented their projects in the public space to educate the rest of the community about the topics covered in the major.
    WVU Women's and Gender Studies held a fair at the Mountainlair today.Student groups presented their projects in the public space to educate the rest of the community about the topics covered in the major.
  • Nutter Fort Students Learn About Leadership

    Nutter Fort Students Learn About Leadership

    Thursday, November 20 2014 3:43 PM EST2014-11-20 20:43:01 GMT
    Nutter Fort Elementary Students demonstrate their ability to act as leaders from the past, present and future.The Primary and Intermediate sides of the school teamed up for its first leadership day.
    Nutter Fort Elementary Students demonstrate their ability to act as leaders from the past, present and future.The Primary and Intermediate sides of the school teamed up for its first leadership day.
  • Underground Coal Seam Fire Under Investigation in Marion County

    Underground Coal Seam Fire Under Investigation in Marion County

    Thursday, November 20 2014 3:34 PM EST2014-11-20 20:34:17 GMT
    Preliminary estimates indicate the fire is at least 300 feet by 50 feet wide, said Gillenwater.
    Preliminary estimates indicate the fire is at least 300 feet by 50 feet wide, said Gillenwater.
  • Finding a Family: Ruth

    Finding a Family: Ruth

    Thursday, November 20 2014 9:39 AM EST2014-11-20 14:39:14 GMT
    Ruth just turned 14 years old this month, and she loves animals.That's what took us to the Humane Society of Harrison County, where Ruth says she wanted to play with cats and dogs. She says that she has always loved animals, and hasn't been able to get to a shelter in two years. "My favorite thing is that they're all playful and you can have him for a best friend," said Ruth.Her favorite breed of dog is a Beagle, because they are very playful. We found one Beagle at the shelter named Chandler...
    Ruth just turned 14 years old this month, and she loves animals.That's what took us to the Humane Society of Harrison County, where Ruth says she wanted to play with cats and dogs. She says that she has always loved animals, and hasn't been able to get to a shelter in two years. "My favorite thing is that they're all playful and you can have him for a best friend," said Ruth.Her favorite breed of dog is a Beagle, because they are very playful. We found one Beagle at the shelter named Chandler...
  • Clarksburg Residents Experiencing Ongoing Problems With Utilities

    Clarksburg Residents Experiencing Ongoing Problems With Utilities

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 11:50 PM EST2014-11-20 04:50:18 GMT
    Some Clarksburg residents are looking for answers after dealing with utility problems for the past year.  
    Some Clarksburg residents are looking for answers after dealing with utility problems for the past year.  
  • Webster County High School Debuts New Science Wing

    Webster County High School Debuts New Science Wing

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 11:48 PM EST2014-11-20 04:48:51 GMT
    Webster County High School showcased its brand new science wing earlier on Wednesday.
    Webster County High School showcased its brand new science wing earlier on Wednesday.
  • Barbour County Organizations Fighting Homelessness

    Barbour County Organizations Fighting Homelessness

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 6:43 PM EST2014-11-19 23:43:28 GMT
    The Barbour County community is joining together to fight homelessness in the area.
    The Barbour County community is joining together to fight homelessness in the area.
  • Students Finally Able to Move Into University Place

    Students Finally Able to Move Into University Place

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 6:39 PM EST2014-11-19 23:39:21 GMT
    Students were finally able to move into University Place apartments Wednesday, November 19, after waiting four months from the original move in date. University Place is a $70 million public-private partnership between the University and Paradigm Development Group.
    Students were finally able to move into University Place apartments Wednesday, November 19, after waiting four months from the original move in date. University Place is a $70 million public-private partnership between the University and Paradigm Development Group.
  • Marion County Commission Honors 911 Dispatcher For Saving Baby

    Marion County Commission Honors 911 Dispatcher For Saving Baby

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 6:35 PM EST2014-11-19 23:35:39 GMT
    Marion County Commission officials honored a 911 dispatcher who helped to save the life of a baby.Earlier this month, Chris Halpenny took the call from Betty Jo Wright, whose 10 month old grandson was choking.
    Marion County Commission officials honored a 911 dispatcher who helped to save the life of a baby.Earlier this month, Chris Halpenny took the call from Betty Jo Wright, whose 10 month old grandson was choking.
  • Restaurant Road Trip: Joe N Throw Co-Op

    Restaurant Road Trip: Joe N Throw Co-Op

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 6:27 PM EST2014-11-19 23:27:02 GMT
    It's that time of year when a warm cup of coffee is a game-changer. We've found the perfect place for those needing a caffeine fix in Marion County: the Joe N Throw Co-Op.
    It's that time of year when a warm cup of coffee is a game-changer. We've found the perfect place for those needing a caffeine fix in Marion County: the Joe N Throw Co-Op.
  • ER Doctor Explains Risks of Binge Drinking

    ER Doctor Explains Risks of Binge Drinking

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 6:17 PM EST2014-11-19 23:17:50 GMT
    A WVU student who was found unresponsive at a fraternity house and later died has a lot of people wondering if the death could have been alcohol related. Blacking out- or drinking so much that you can't remember anything, is not something unique to WVU students. Emergency Rooms in the area say it does happen too often."We personally at Mon General, get several college aged students intoxicated to where their sensibilities, they have no faculties left. We see a few of those every weekend."
    A WVU student who was found unresponsive at a fraternity house and later died has a lot of people wondering if the death could have been alcohol related. Blacking out- or drinking so much that you can't remember anything, is not something unique to WVU students. Emergency Rooms in the area say it does happen too often."We personally at Mon General, get several college aged students intoxicated to where their sensibilities, they have no faculties left. We see a few of those every weekend."
  • Advance Studies Class at Buckhannon Upshur Middle School Stage Mock Trial

    Advance Studies Class at Buckhannon Upshur Middle School Stage Mock Trial

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 6:05 PM EST2014-11-19 23:05:29 GMT
    The students took on roles as prosecutor, defense, and witnesses. Upshur County Judge Kurt Hall presided and volunteers from the community served as a jury.
    The students took on roles as prosecutor, defense, and witnesses. Upshur County Judge Kurt Hall presided and volunteers from the community served as a jury.
  • Upshur County Mock Trial

    Upshur County Mock Trial

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 5:24 PM EST2014-11-19 22:24:19 GMT
    Students in the advance studies class at Buckhannon Upshur Middle School staged a mock trial.The students took on roles as prosecutor, defense, and witnesses.
    Students in the advance studies class at Buckhannon Upshur Middle School staged a mock trial.The students took on roles as prosecutor, defense, and witnesses.
  • WVU EcoCar 3 Team Receives a Check

    WVU EcoCar 3 Team Receives a Check

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 4:21 PM EST2014-11-19 21:21:21 GMT
    General Motors presented a $20,000 check to the WVU EcoCar 3 team.EcoCar 3 is the latest US Department of Energy Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition and WVU is one of 16 universities across the nation to compete.
    General Motors presented a $20,000 check to the WVU EcoCar 3 team.EcoCar 3 is the latest US Department of Energy Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition and WVU is one of 16 universities across the nation to compete.
  • Clarksburg Woman Rescued by Firefighters Early Wednesday Morning

    Clarksburg Woman Rescued by Firefighters Early Wednesday Morning

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 4:18 PM EST2014-11-19 21:18:58 GMT
    Clarksburg fire fighters rescued a woman from her car Wednesday morning as it came dangerously close to rolling down an embankment.
    Clarksburg fire fighters rescued a woman from her car Wednesday morning as it came dangerously close to rolling down an embankment.
  • FBI Employees Discuss "Stranger Danger" with Students at East Dale Elementary

    FBI Employees Discuss "Stranger Danger" with Students at East Dale Elementary

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 3:22 PM EST2014-11-19 20:22:30 GMT
    FBI employees were at East Dale Elementary School to teach students about "Stranger Danger."The community outreach program includes fingerprinting the students and teaching them who they can trust.
    FBI employees were at East Dale Elementary School to teach students about "Stranger Danger."The community outreach program includes fingerprinting the students and teaching them who they can trust.
  • A Clarksburg Woman is Breaking Business Barriers

    A Clarksburg Woman is Breaking Business Barriers

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 12:10 AM EST2014-11-19 05:10:10 GMT
    Many working women face challenges everyday at their jobs as they try to reach success but in Clarksburg one woman has broken these barriers in order to get where she is today.
    Many working women face challenges everyday at their jobs as they try to reach success but in Clarksburg one woman has broken these barriers in order to get where she is today.
  • West Virginia 'Farm Bureau Mobile Ag Lab' comes to Mountainview Elementary School

    West Virginia 'Farm Bureau Mobile Ag Lab' comes to Mountainview Elementary School

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 12:03 AM EST2014-11-19 05:03:28 GMT
    The West Virginia 'Farm Bureau Mobile Agricultural Lab' came to Mountainview Elementary School this weekIt arrived yesterday and will be there until Friday.... Tuesday night was their open house to show off what was inside.The lab travels all over the state and it is a big hit with school kids, teachers, and parents. They teach Science Based, Agriculture related classes and lessons in the lab. It is a 40- foot converted goose-neck trailer, with 12 lab stations that comfortably fit about 25 st...
    The West Virginia 'Farm Bureau Mobile Agricultural Lab' came to Mountainview Elementary School this weekIt arrived yesterday and will be there until Friday.... Tuesday night was their open house to show off what was inside.The lab travels all over the state and it is a big hit with school kids, teachers, and parents. They teach Science Based, Agriculture related classes and lessons in the lab. It is a 40- foot converted goose-neck trailer, with 12 lab stations that comfortably fit about 25 st...
  • Delay Requested for Heavy Truck Ordinance Morgantown City Council

    Delay Requested for Heavy Truck Ordinance Morgantown City Council

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 11:56 PM EST2014-11-19 04:56:40 GMT
    The Morgantown City Council met Tuesday night at the City Chambers.Mayor Jennifer Selin honored PSALM (Proud Students Against Land Mines/Cluster Bombs)students with a proclamation.
    The Morgantown City Council met Tuesday night at the City Chambers.Mayor Jennifer Selin honored PSALM (Proud Students Against Land Mines/Cluster Bombs)students with a proclamation.
  • Continued Economic Growth Expected in Morgantown

    Continued Economic Growth Expected in Morgantown

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 7:34 PM EST2014-11-19 00:34:18 GMT
    The fourth of five Economic Outlook Conferences was held in Morgantown.The WVU Bureau of Business and Economics said the region is doing well.The Morgantown metropolitan statistical area will likely register a strong pace of job growth over the next few years.
    The fourth of five Economic Outlook Conferences was held in Morgantown.The WVU Bureau of Business and Economics said the region is doing well.The Morgantown metropolitan statistical area will likely register a strong pace of job growth over the next few years.
  • Class Project: 'WVU Calls Back' Brings Awareness to Catcalling

    Class Project: 'WVU Calls Back' Brings Awareness to Catcalling

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 7:32 PM EST2014-11-19 00:32:28 GMT
    Abbey Estep's graphic design for her 'WVU Calls Back' class project.Abbey Estep's graphic design for her 'WVU Calls Back' class project.
    Catcalling. Some women tolerate it, others can't. Some women ignore it, and others think it's very disrespectful.What started as a pet peeve and a class project at WVU, turned into a social media movement."Personal experiences that I've had with cat calling on campus, I didn't really know how many people had experiences with it too," said Abbey Estep, a WVU Junior and the brainchild behind WVU Calls Back. 
    Catcalling. Some women tolerate it, others can't. Some women ignore it, and others think it's very disrespectful.What started as a pet peeve and a class project at WVU, turned into a social media movement."Personal experiences that I've had with cat calling on campus, I didn't really know how many people had experiences with it too," said Abbey Estep, a WVU Junior and the brainchild behind WVU Calls Back. 
  • Consol Energy Donates Surveillance Gear To Lewis County Sheriff Department

    Consol Energy Donates Surveillance Gear To Lewis County Sheriff Department

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 6:29 PM EST2014-11-18 23:29:57 GMT
    Representatives of Lewis County and Consol Energy gathered in Weston Tuesday to present some new gear to the Lewis County Sheriff's Department.
    Representatives of Lewis County and Consol Energy gathered in Weston Tuesday to present some new gear to the Lewis County Sheriff's Department.
  • Test it Tuesday: The "Better Strainer"

    Test it Tuesday: The "Better Strainer"

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 5:15 PM EST2014-11-18 22:15:39 GMT
    For this week's Test it Tuesday segment I tested out the "Better Strainer".The product is supposed to make straining pasta a little bit easier, with a strainer that actually hooks to the pot.The first thing the commercial brags about is that it can fit on "virtually any pot or pan," however, that was not my experience.I found that the better strainer didn't fit on the two size pans that I use most, which are smaller, but not small.It fit on the large pasta pan and a sauce pan pretty securely,...
    For this week's Test it Tuesday segment I tested out the "Better Strainer".The product is supposed to make straining pasta a little bit easier, with a strainer that actually hooks to the pot.The first thing the commercial brags about is that it can fit on "virtually any pot or pan," however, that was not my experience.I found that the better strainer didn't fit on the two size pans that I use most, which are smaller, but not small.It fit on the large pasta pan and a sauce pan pretty securely,...
  • Lewis County Students Construct Spaghetti Bridges

    Lewis County Students Construct Spaghetti Bridges

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 4:37 PM EST2014-11-18 21:37:50 GMT
    Students at Lewis County High School were learning some life lessons with their physics this week. Physical Science teacher, William Smith, had his students construct bridges out of spaghetti noodles and glue to see how much weight they could support.
    Students at Lewis County High School were learning some life lessons with their physics this week. Physical Science teacher, William Smith, had his students construct bridges out of spaghetti noodles and glue to see how much weight they could support.
  • White Hall has a New Small Business Opening its Door

    White Hall has a New Small Business Opening its Door

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 3:59 PM EST2014-11-18 20:59:53 GMT
    A new small business in White Hall has opened its doors to the public."Dwellings" features a variety of upcycled décor and crafts, including a wine rack-turned dining table and even a bottle holder converted into a lamp.
    A new small business in White Hall has opened its doors to the public."Dwellings" features a variety of upcycled décor and crafts, including a wine rack-turned dining table and even a bottle holder converted into a lamp.
  • 2014 Buck Season Rules and Regulations

    2014 Buck Season Rules and Regulations

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 11:09 AM EST2014-11-18 16:09:52 GMT
    Every Monday before Thanksgiving, West Virginia opens up buck season, which runs November 24, through December 6. Hunters wanting an extra buck must purchase the Class RG stamp prior to beginning the hunting season.
    Every Monday before Thanksgiving, West Virginia opens up buck season, which runs November 24, through December 6. Hunters wanting an extra buck must purchase the Class RG stamp prior to beginning the hunting season.
  • Bridgeport Prepares for Winter Snow Removal

    Bridgeport Prepares for Winter Snow Removal

    Monday, November 17 2014 11:52 PM EST2014-11-18 04:52:18 GMT
    While many of us still shiver at the thought of last winter, Bridgeport's Department of Public Works have long been at work preparing for the winter we will face.
    While many of us still shiver at the thought of last winter, Bridgeport's Department of Public Works have long been at work preparing for the winter we will face.
  • WVU Hosts Kickoff Party for Community Service Initiative

    WVU Hosts Kickoff Party for Community Service Initiative

    Monday, November 17 2014 8:24 PM EST2014-11-18 01:24:14 GMT
    West Virginia University has thrown down a gauntlet for goodness.WVU held the kickoff party today in the Mountainlair ballrooms for this Million Hour Match Initiative.
    West Virginia University has thrown down a gauntlet for goodness.WVU held the kickoff party today in the Mountainlair ballrooms for this Million Hour Match Initiative.
  • WVU Begins Construction of Toy Mountain

    WVU Begins Construction of Toy Mountain

    Monday, November 17 2014 8:23 PM EST2014-11-18 01:23:42 GMT
    West Virginia University has started to construct this year's Toy Mountain.
    West Virginia University has started to construct this year's Toy Mountain.
  • Make-A-Wish Grants A Barbour County Boy's Shopping Dream

    Make-A-Wish Grants A Barbour County Boy's Shopping Dream

    Monday, November 17 2014 8:00 PM EST2014-11-18 01:00:40 GMT
    The Make a Wish foundation organized a Toys R Us shopping spree and dinner for the whole family at Texas Roadhouse.
    The Make a Wish foundation organized a Toys R Us shopping spree and dinner for the whole family at Texas Roadhouse.
  • FRMC Warns Public About Dangers of Laundry Detergent Pods for Children

    FRMC Warns Public About Dangers of Laundry Detergent Pods for Children

    Monday, November 17 2014 6:34 PM EST2014-11-17 23:34:11 GMT
    Nearly one child every hour is ingesting these small, colorful laundry pods, according to a new study, which says the pods look like candy to young children.
    Nearly one child every hour is ingesting these small, colorful laundry pods, according to a new study, which says the pods look like candy to young children.
  • CMR Rebuild Installs Free Transmission in Disabled American Veterans Transportation Vehicle

    CMR Rebuild Installs Free Transmission in Disabled American Veterans Transportation Vehicle

    Monday, November 17 2014 5:53 PM EST2014-11-17 22:53:55 GMT
    The Disabled American Veterans provides a transportation network for veterans who need transportation to VA hospitals. one of their vans needed major repairs, and a local vehicle rebuild shop fixed the van for free.
    The Disabled American Veterans provides a transportation network for veterans who need transportation to VA hospitals. one of their vans needed major repairs, and a local vehicle rebuild shop fixed the van for free.
  • Fairmont Regional Medical Center Recognized Nationally

    Fairmont Regional Medical Center Recognized Nationally

    Monday, November 17 2014 4:28 PM EST2014-11-17 21:28:22 GMT
    The Fairmont Regional Medical Center is receiving national recognition.
    The Fairmont Regional Medical Center is receiving national recognition.
  • NASA Comments on the 6 Days of Darkness Hoax

    NASA Comments on the 6 Days of Darkness Hoax

    Monday, November 17 2014 4:04 PM EST2014-11-17 21:04:17 GMT
    While the dark skies and gloomy weather conditions may mean that winter is just around the corner, NASA is reassuring the public that does NOT mean "Six Days of Darkness".
    While the dark skies and gloomy weather conditions may mean that winter is just around the corner, NASA is reassuring the public that does NOT mean "Six Days of Darkness".
  • East Fairmont Middle School's Aquatic Paradise

    East Fairmont Middle School's Aquatic Paradise

    Monday, November 17 2014 3:59 PM EST2014-11-17 20:59:40 GMT
    The Common Core Standards have become a driving force behind education statewide and teachers at East Fairmont Middle School are doing what they can to implement them while still having fun.
    The Common Core Standards have become a driving force behind education statewide and teachers at East Fairmont Middle School are doing what they can to implement them while still having fun.
  • U.S. Fire Administration Offers Tips for Fire Safety During Winter Months

    U.S. Fire Administration Offers Tips for Fire Safety During Winter Months

    Monday, November 17 2014 2:14 PM EST2014-11-17 19:14:04 GMT
    With the winter season approaching, fire safety facts and tips are at utmost importance.Each year 3,500 Americans are killed and 18,300 are injured due to fires, and people living in rural areas are twice as likely to die or be injured in a fire as those living in the suburbs.
    With the winter season approaching, fire safety facts and tips are at utmost importance.Each year 3,500 Americans are killed and 18,300 are injured due to fires, and people living in rural areas are twice as likely to die or be injured in a fire as those living in the suburbs.
  • Sign Up for West Virginia Department of Education School Closing Alert System

    Sign Up for West Virginia Department of Education School Closing Alert System

    Monday, November 17 2014 12:54 PM EST2014-11-17 17:54:08 GMT
    With winter months approaching the West Virginia Department of Education wants parents, students, and educators to use their school closing notification system.
    With winter months approaching the West Virginia Department of Education wants parents, students, and educators to use their school closing notification system.
  • Mindy's School of Dance Going Where Dreams Do Come True

    Mindy's School of Dance Going Where Dreams Do Come True

    Sunday, November 16 2014 7:17 PM EST2014-11-17 00:17:20 GMT
    Dancers from Mindy's School of Dance are practicing for a Disney trip which will happen the week of Thanksgiving while the students are on break.
    Dancers from Mindy's School of Dance are practicing for a Disney trip which will happen the week of Thanksgiving while the students are on break.
  • Shoppers Look For Holiday Gifts at West Virginia Arts and Crafts Christmas Spectacular

    Shoppers Look For Holiday Gifts at West Virginia Arts and Crafts Christmas Spectacular

    Sunday, November 16 2014 7:13 PM EST2014-11-17 00:13:29 GMT
    It was the fifth annual Christmas Spectacular with more than 180 Exhibitors from 15 different states participating.
    It was the fifth annual Christmas Spectacular with more than 180 Exhibitors from 15 different states participating.