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  • Wild Animals Teaching Kids; Adults At Stonewall Resort

    Wild Animals Teaching Kids; Adults At Stonewall Resort

    Saturday, December 20 2014 8:54 PM EST2014-12-21 01:54:11 GMT
    For the Wild World of Animals, shows in places like the resort's ballroom are nothing out of the ordinary.
    For the Wild World of Animals, shows in places like the resort's ballroom are nothing out of the ordinary.
  • Pets Can Be A Great Gift If Carefully Planned

    Pets Can Be A Great Gift If Carefully Planned

    Saturday, December 20 2014 8:45 PM EST2014-12-21 01:45:43 GMT
    Pets can make wonderful gifts, but unlike sweaters or socks, they aren't as easily returnable if the fit isn't just right. 
    Pets can make wonderful gifts, but unlike sweaters or socks, they aren't as easily returnable if the fit isn't just right. 
  • $1,000 Bill Given to Salvation Army

    $1,000 Bill Given to Salvation Army

    Saturday, December 20 2014 8:30 PM EST2014-12-21 01:30:31 GMT
    The anonymous giver dropped in the kettle at the Giant Eagle on Greenbag Road a $1,000 bill.
    The anonymous giver dropped in the kettle at the Giant Eagle on Greenbag Road a $1,000 bill.
  • Construction Moves Forward on New Pierpont Advanced Technology Center

    Construction Moves Forward on New Pierpont Advanced Technology Center

    Friday, December 19 2014 6:10 PM EST2014-12-19 23:10:31 GMT
    Crews are finishing up the roof to the last part of the Advanced Technology Center and installing heat. 
    Crews are finishing up the roof to the last part of the Advanced Technology Center and installing heat. 
  • Demolition Plans Set for Mannington Bridge

    Demolition Plans Set for Mannington Bridge

    Friday, December 19 2014 6:05 PM EST2014-12-19 23:05:34 GMT
    Built in 1926, the Clarksburg Street Bridge has been a staple in downtown Mannington for as long as residents can remember. But come next year, the city will bid farewell to one of its most historic landmarks.
    Built in 1926, the Clarksburg Street Bridge has been a staple in downtown Mannington for as long as residents can remember. But come next year, the city will bid farewell to one of its most historic landmarks.
  • Taylor County Salvation Army Distributes Gifts

    Taylor County Salvation Army Distributes Gifts

    Friday, December 19 2014 6:05 PM EST2014-12-19 23:05:31 GMT
     The Salvation Army in Taylor County started reaching out to the community weeks ago to collect gifts for families in three counties.
     The Salvation Army in Taylor County started reaching out to the community weeks ago to collect gifts for families in three counties.
  • Robert C. Byrd High School's Annual Community Service Giveaway

    Robert C. Byrd High School's Annual Community Service Giveaway

    Friday, December 19 2014 4:46 PM EST2014-12-19 21:46:38 GMT
    Robert C. Byrd High School students and faculty participated in their annual all school community service project. The project titled "Presents for Peds" is a way for the school to work together to give back to the community.
    Robert C. Byrd High School students and faculty participated in their annual all school community service project. The project titled "Presents for Peds" is a way for the school to work together to give back to the community.
  • WVU Hosts Winter Commencement Ceremony

    WVU Hosts Winter Commencement Ceremony

    Friday, December 19 2014 4:40 PM EST2014-12-19 21:40:41 GMT
    After four years or more, some WVU students have reached the end of their collegiate journeys. Those students and their families gathered at the Coliseum for December Commencement.
    After four years or more, some WVU students have reached the end of their collegiate journeys. Those students and their families gathered at the Coliseum for December Commencement.
  • Disabled American Veterans Chapter 45 Collects $3,500 to Shop for Families

    Disabled American Veterans Chapter 45 Collects $3,500 to Shop for Families

    Friday, December 19 2014 4:39 PM EST2014-12-19 21:39:52 GMT
    The Disabled American Veterans Chapter 45 is nearing the end of a month long project that collected money from veterans for veterans. The DAV collected more than 3,500 Dollars to shop at Target for 8 veteran families.
    The Disabled American Veterans Chapter 45 is nearing the end of a month long project that collected money from veterans for veterans. The DAV collected more than 3,500 Dollars to shop at Target for 8 veteran families.
  • 2 Morgantown Accused Murderers Didn't Have Violent Background

    2 Morgantown Accused Murderers Didn't Have Violent Background

    Friday, December 19 2014 4:37 PM EST2014-12-19 21:37:40 GMT
    Brian GreesonBrian Greeson
    Morgantown Police arrested Brian David Greeson and Charles Ray Shaffer, and charged them with the murder of Leslie Fields. All three men were placed in the Forest Avenue residence by the Coordinating Council on Homelessness.
    Morgantown Police arrested Brian David Greeson and Charles Ray Shaffer, and charged them with the murder of Leslie Fields. All three men were placed in the Forest Avenue residence by the Coordinating Council on Homelessness.
  • Shinnston Officials Invite Residents to Meet Incoming City Manager

    Shinnston Officials Invite Residents to Meet Incoming City Manager

    Friday, December 19 2014 4:09 PM EST2014-12-19 21:09:49 GMT
    Shinnston City officials are inviting all residents to meet and get to know the incoming City Manager. 
    Shinnston City officials are inviting all residents to meet and get to know the incoming City Manager. 
  • Operation Welcome Home Hosts Open House For Veterans and Families

    Operation Welcome Home Hosts Open House For Veterans and Families

    Thursday, December 18 2014 11:50 PM EST2014-12-19 04:50:53 GMT
    Operation Welcome HomeOperation Welcome Home
    Operation Welcome Home hosted its open house as a way to say thank you Thursday night, and to let the people who's supported them to know what they're doing.Operation Welcome Home invites everyone to come out to their facility in Mylan Park to learn about them and what they do. They said the open house is a great opportunity for the veteran who's used the facilities to get a chance to meet the people whose helped support them.“We've got a place for our veterans to come into, feel like they're...
    Operation Welcome Home hosted its open house as a way to say thank you Thursday night, and to let the people who's supported them to know what they're doing.Operation Welcome Home invites everyone to come out to their facility in Mylan Park to learn about them and what they do. They said the open house is a great opportunity for the veteran who's used the facilities to get a chance to meet the people whose helped support them.“We've got a place for our veterans to come into, feel like they're...
  • Tygart Valley Inmate Convicted of Threatening the President

    Tygart Valley Inmate Convicted of Threatening the President

    Thursday, December 18 2014 10:33 PM EST2014-12-19 03:33:32 GMT
    MGN OnlineMGN Online
    United State Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld announced today that Robert Dale Tasker, 44, and inmate at Tygart Valley Regional Jail was convicted for threatening the president. 
    United State Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld announced today that Robert Dale Tasker, 44, and inmate at Tygart Valley Regional Jail was convicted for threatening the president. 
  • Experts Still Recommend Getting the Flu Shot

    Experts Still Recommend Getting the Flu Shot

    Thursday, December 18 2014 7:45 PM EST2014-12-19 00:45:16 GMT
    Every year, researchers spend months creating a new flu vaccine.This year's flu vaccine is designed to protect against three strains of the flu virus. 
    Every year, researchers spend months creating a new flu vaccine.This year's flu vaccine is designed to protect against three strains of the flu virus. 
  • Clarksburg CVB Holds Ribbon Cutting

    Clarksburg CVB Holds Ribbon Cutting

    Thursday, December 18 2014 7:40 PM EST2014-12-19 00:40:26 GMT
    The Clarksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau welcomed people to its new location Thursday with a ribbon cutting.
    The Clarksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau welcomed people to its new location Thursday with a ribbon cutting.
  • 3 Law Enforcement Agencies Receive $250k to Fight Crime

    3 Law Enforcement Agencies Receive $250k to Fight Crime

    Thursday, December 18 2014 5:45 PM EST2014-12-18 22:45:09 GMT
    At a special press conference, Christmas came early for three Harrison County agencies as they were presented with checks this morning, as a result of seizures from drug activities.
    At a special press conference, Christmas came early for three Harrison County agencies as they were presented with checks this morning, as a result of seizures from drug activities.
  • Children's Miracle Network West Virginia Champion Child Designs Cupcake

    Children's Miracle Network West Virginia Champion Child Designs Cupcake

    Thursday, December 18 2014 5:06 PM EST2014-12-18 22:06:48 GMT
    The Children's Miracle Network Champion Child of West Virginia got to create a signature ice cream cupcake at Cold Stone Creamery in Morgantown.
    The Children's Miracle Network Champion Child of West Virginia got to create a signature ice cream cupcake at Cold Stone Creamery in Morgantown.
  • Cheat Lake Elementary Students Receive Early Christmas Gift from Lions Club

    Cheat Lake Elementary Students Receive Early Christmas Gift from Lions Club

    Thursday, December 18 2014 4:59 PM EST2014-12-18 21:59:53 GMT
    Third graders at Cheat Lake Elementary School received an early gift for Christmas. The Cheat Lake Lions Club distributed hundreds of dictionaries for the kids as part of the international 'Reading Action Program' to improve literacy throughout the world.
    Third graders at Cheat Lake Elementary School received an early gift for Christmas. The Cheat Lake Lions Club distributed hundreds of dictionaries for the kids as part of the international 'Reading Action Program' to improve literacy throughout the world.
  • Gerald Fogg Sworn In as New Barbour County Circuit Clerk

    Gerald Fogg Sworn In as New Barbour County Circuit Clerk

    Thursday, December 18 2014 4:45 PM EST2014-12-18 21:45:09 GMT
    The Barbour County Circuit Clerk's Office will soon have a new man in charge. Gerald Fogg has been appointed to fill the vacancy by Circuit Judge Alan Moats.
    The Barbour County Circuit Clerk's Office will soon have a new man in charge. Gerald Fogg has been appointed to fill the vacancy by Circuit Judge Alan Moats.
  • Clarksburg Fire Department Contributes to Clarksburg Mission, Salvation Army

    Clarksburg Fire Department Contributes to Clarksburg Mission, Salvation Army

    Thursday, December 18 2014 4:43 PM EST2014-12-18 21:43:39 GMT
    It's the season for giving and Clarksburg firefighters are doing just that. For more than 35 years Local Union 89 has been donating hams to community.
    It's the season for giving and Clarksburg firefighters are doing just that. For more than 35 years Local Union 89 has been donating hams to community.
  • Pizza Hut Coming to Clarksburg

    Pizza Hut Coming to Clarksburg

    Thursday, December 18 2014 4:41 PM EST2014-12-18 21:41:39 GMT
    The City of Clarksburg has announced that Pizza Hut will be coming to Adamston Commons this summer.
    The City of Clarksburg has announced that Pizza Hut will be coming to Adamston Commons this summer.
  • Nutter Fort Elementary Prepares Christmas Blankets for Clarksburg Mission

    Nutter Fort Elementary Prepares Christmas Blankets for Clarksburg Mission

    Thursday, December 18 2014 4:39 PM EST2014-12-18 21:39:19 GMT
    Nutter Fort Elementary students are learning about the Christmas spirit, by giving. 5th graders spent Thursday afternoon making blankets for the homeless.
    Nutter Fort Elementary students are learning about the Christmas spirit, by giving. 5th graders spent Thursday afternoon making blankets for the homeless.
  • Hope Inc. Kicks Off Shelter Campaign With Holiday Celebration

    Hope Inc. Kicks Off Shelter Campaign With Holiday Celebration

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 11:49 PM EST2014-12-18 04:49:56 GMT
    Hope Inc. Holiday CelebrationHope Inc. Holiday Celebration
    Hope Inc. held its holiday celebration on Wednesday night to kick off its new shelter campaign at the Bridgeport Conference Center. 
    Hope Inc. held its holiday celebration on Wednesday night to kick off its new shelter campaign at the Bridgeport Conference Center. 
  • Marion County Teacher Under Investigation for Social Media Post

    Marion County Teacher Under Investigation for Social Media Post

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 6:52 PM EST2014-12-17 23:52:40 GMT
    A Fairview teacher is under investigation after joking comments were posted along with this picture of a student's spelling test.A Fairview teacher is under investigation after joking comments were posted along with this picture of a student's spelling test.
    Marion County School officials are also investigating after a teacher at Fairview Middle School allegedly posted a student's spelling test on social media. 
    Marion County School officials are also investigating after a teacher at Fairview Middle School allegedly posted a student's spelling test on social media. 
  • Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center Opens New Rehab Unit

    Elkins Rehabilitation and Care Center Opens New Rehab Unit

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 6:19 PM EST2014-12-17 23:19:56 GMT
    It open its new rehab unit on Wednesday by hosting an open house and ribbon cutting. 
    It open its new rehab unit on Wednesday by hosting an open house and ribbon cutting. 
  • Butch Tennant Attends Last Meeting as Marion County Commissioner

    Butch Tennant Attends Last Meeting as Marion County Commissioner

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 5:53 PM EST2014-12-17 22:53:58 GMT
    Commission also approved the hire of assistant prosecutor Katica Ribel, who has practiced in Marion County for years.
    Commission also approved the hire of assistant prosecutor Katica Ribel, who has practiced in Marion County for years.
  • Mennonite Church Group Making A Difference In Philippi

    Mennonite Church Group Making A Difference In Philippi

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 5:44 PM EST2014-12-17 22:44:01 GMT
    The Mennonite Church in Philippi brings young people to the area from around the country to grow themselves and their community.
    The Mennonite Church in Philippi brings young people to the area from around the country to grow themselves and their community.
  • Santa's Mailbox Placed Outside Elkins City Hall

    Santa's Mailbox Placed Outside Elkins City Hall

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 5:17 PM EST2014-12-17 22:17:37 GMT
    The city of Elkins is getting into the Christmas spirit by making sure letters to Santa get to him on time. It has placed Santa's mailbox outside Elkins City Hall.
    The city of Elkins is getting into the Christmas spirit by making sure letters to Santa get to him on time. It has placed Santa's mailbox outside Elkins City Hall.
  • The City of Fairmont Honors First Responders

    The City of Fairmont Honors First Responders

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 4:48 PM EST2014-12-17 21:48:24 GMT
    Fairmont City Council honored several first responders for their heroic efforts in saving the lives of residents this year. 16 year veteran firefighter Steve Ash was among those recognized, after he delivered a baby last summer before EMS arrived at the scene.
    Fairmont City Council honored several first responders for their heroic efforts in saving the lives of residents this year. 16 year veteran firefighter Steve Ash was among those recognized, after he delivered a baby last summer before EMS arrived at the scene.
  • The Greeks

    Restaurant Road Trip: The Greeks

    Restaurant Road Trip: The Greeks

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 4:32 PM EST2014-12-17 21:32:53 GMT
    The GreeksThe Greeks
    Morgantown is known for its diversity and The Greeks adds yet another option for anyone looking for really good food from far away.
    Morgantown is known for its diversity and The Greeks adds yet another option for anyone looking for really good food from far away.
  • American Mountain Theater's Christmas Spectacular Continues

    American Mountain Theater's Christmas Spectacular Continues

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 4:30 PM EST2014-12-17 21:30:55 GMT
    Tickets are still available for American Mountain Theater's Christmas Spectacular. The shows feature Christmas comedy and musical selections ranging from classics to contemporary favorites.
    Tickets are still available for American Mountain Theater's Christmas Spectacular. The shows feature Christmas comedy and musical selections ranging from classics to contemporary favorites.
  • Small Toy Parts Pose Choking Danger to Children

    Small Toy Parts Pose Choking Danger to Children

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 4:29 PM EST2014-12-17 21:29:11 GMT
    Christmas is only a week away and while parents are on a mad-dash to buy toys at the last minute, United Hospital Center said safety should also be on your mind. Every parent, grandparent and babysitter knows batteries aren't toys, but kids may not and with more toys using them, it's important to keep them from young children.
    Christmas is only a week away and while parents are on a mad-dash to buy toys at the last minute, United Hospital Center said safety should also be on your mind. Every parent, grandparent and babysitter knows batteries aren't toys, but kids may not and with more toys using them, it's important to keep them from young children.
  • East Fairmont Middle School Assault Under Investigation

    East Fairmont Middle School Assault Under Investigation

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 4:20 PM EST2014-12-17 21:20:45 GMT
    Marion County School Officials are investigating an incident that happened between two students. 
    Marion County School Officials are investigating an incident that happened between two students. 
  • Harrison County Prevention Partnership Receives FBI Director's Community Leadership Award

    Harrison County Prevention Partnership Receives FBI Director's Community Leadership Award

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 6:07 PM EST2014-12-16 23:07:05 GMT
    The award was presented this year to Harrison County Prevention Partnership.The award is given annually to a person or organization that contributes significantly to crime, drug or violence prevention in their community.
    The award was presented this year to Harrison County Prevention Partnership.The award is given annually to a person or organization that contributes significantly to crime, drug or violence prevention in their community.
  • Salvation Army Hands Out Toys To Area Families

    Salvation Army Hands Out Toys To Area Families

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 5:56 PM EST2014-12-16 22:56:21 GMT
    Families from Monongalia County were getting a hand in making their kids' Christmases a little bit brighter Tuesday, thanks to the Salvation Army.
    Families from Monongalia County were getting a hand in making their kids' Christmases a little bit brighter Tuesday, thanks to the Salvation Army.
  • DOH Repairs Potholes on White Island Road After Strong Reaction from Residents

    DOH Repairs Potholes on White Island Road After Strong Reaction from Residents

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 5:35 PM EST2014-12-16 22:35:36 GMT
    A Marion County man is sending a strong message to the Division of Highways after he and his neighbors said they've dealt with potholes for months.The good news? That message seems to have been heard.
    A Marion County man is sending a strong message to the Division of Highways after he and his neighbors said they've dealt with potholes for months.The good news? That message seems to have been heard.
  • New Fairmont Police Officers Sworn In

    New Fairmont Police Officers Sworn In

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 5:20 PM EST2014-12-16 22:20:38 GMT
    Three new officers from the Fairmont Police Department have been sworn into office.Officers Cameron Golden, Alexander Eakle, and Daniel Starsick were sworn in by city clerk Janet Keller and received their badges.
    Three new officers from the Fairmont Police Department have been sworn into office.Officers Cameron Golden, Alexander Eakle, and Daniel Starsick were sworn in by city clerk Janet Keller and received their badges.
  • Retired Teachers to Become Tutors in Harrison County

    Retired Teachers to Become Tutors in Harrison County

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 5:01 PM EST2014-12-16 22:01:19 GMT
    Harrison County Superintendent Mark Manchin held a meeting Tuesday, December 16, with retired teachers about using them as tutors for the county. Manchin said he will work closely with the county's principals and administration to form a plan to bring those experienced teachers in to help students with subjects they are struggling in.
    Harrison County Superintendent Mark Manchin held a meeting Tuesday, December 16, with retired teachers about using them as tutors for the county. Manchin said he will work closely with the county's principals and administration to form a plan to bring those experienced teachers in to help students with subjects they are struggling in.
  • Bridgeport High School Lands Highest WESTEST Scores in State

    Bridgeport High School Lands Highest WESTEST Scores in State

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 4:33 PM EST2014-12-16 21:33:50 GMT
    For the third straight year, Bridgeport High School has the highest WESTEST scores in the state. The WESTEST measures students' knowledge of West Virginia content standards in grades 3 through 11.
    For the third straight year, Bridgeport High School has the highest WESTEST scores in the state. The WESTEST measures students' knowledge of West Virginia content standards in grades 3 through 11.
  • Clarksburg Mayor, CVB Donates to the Clarksburg Mission

    Clarksburg Mayor, CVB Donates to the Clarksburg Mission

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 4:00 PM EST2014-12-16 21:00:46 GMT
    Clarksburg Mayor Cathy Goings donated 30 turkeys and hams to the Clarksburg Mission today. Mayor Goings said she saw on Facebook the Mission was in need of both turkey and ham for their Christmas dinner, so she decided to partner with the Convention of Visitors Bureau to help feed those in need this holiday.
    Clarksburg Mayor Cathy Goings donated 30 turkeys and hams to the Clarksburg Mission today. Mayor Goings said she saw on Facebook the Mission was in need of both turkey and ham for their Christmas dinner, so she decided to partner with the Convention of Visitors Bureau to help feed those in need this holiday.
  • SBA Provides Funding to Local Schools

    SBA Provides Funding to Local Schools

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 3:51 PM EST2014-12-16 20:51:25 GMT
    Nine counties will receive state funding for school construction projects.The state's school building authority approved $5.6 million for major improvement projects. Marion and Upshur will receive small grants for projects.
    Nine counties will receive state funding for school construction projects.The state's school building authority approved $5.6 million for major improvement projects. Marion and Upshur will receive small grants for projects.
  • Clarksburg Volkswagen, Audi Dealership Plans to Move to Bridgeport

    Clarksburg Volkswagen, Audi Dealership Plans to Move to Bridgeport

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 3:26 PM EST2014-12-16 20:26:34 GMT
    If all goes according to plan, The Clarksburg Volkswagen and Audi Dealership will be moving to Bridgeport. Community Development Director Randy Spellman said that Martin Automotive Group out of Kentucky has purchased the Volkswagen and Audi dealerships.
    If all goes according to plan, The Clarksburg Volkswagen and Audi Dealership will be moving to Bridgeport. Community Development Director Randy Spellman said that Martin Automotive Group out of Kentucky has purchased the Volkswagen and Audi dealerships.
  • Monongalia, Preston Counties Report Record Breaking United Way Campaign

    Monongalia, Preston Counties Report Record Breaking United Way Campaign

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 2:59 PM EST2014-12-16 19:59:07 GMT
    The Monongalia and Preston County United Way celebrates a record-breaking campaign Tuesday, December 16. After it was all said and done the United Way campaign results totaled $1,560,750, that's 102 percent of the $1,530,000 goal the counties set.
    The Monongalia and Preston County United Way celebrates a record-breaking campaign Tuesday, December 16. After it was all said and done the United Way campaign results totaled $1,560,750, that's 102 percent of the $1,530,000 goal the counties set.
  • 2 Vehicle Collision Sends 1 To United Hospital Center

    2 Vehicle Collision Sends 1 To United Hospital Center

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 2:27 PM EST2014-12-16 19:27:31 GMT
    A Kia Soul collided with a Nissan Versa, a cab from the Royal Cab Company in Clarksburg.The collision happened just before 9 p.m. On Route 50 Eastbound at the Second Street on ramp.The cab was rear ended by the Kia. No customers were in the cab, but the taxi driver was transported by ground to UHC for minor injuries.Clarksburg Police Department is investigation, Harrison County EMS was also on scene.
    A Kia Soul collided with a Nissan Versa, a cab from the Royal Cab Company in Clarksburg.The collision happened just before 9 p.m. On Route 50 Eastbound at the Second Street on ramp.The cab was rear ended by the Kia. No customers were in the cab, but the taxi driver was transported by ground to UHC for minor injuries.Clarksburg Police Department is investigation, Harrison County EMS was also on scene.
  • Student Group Looks into Effects of Study Enhancement Drug Usage at WVU

    Student Group Looks into Effects of Study Enhancement Drug Usage at WVU

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 8:10 AM EST2014-12-16 13:10:06 GMT
    Enhance WVU members meet with their professor, Geah Pressgrove.Enhance WVU members meet with their professor, Geah Pressgrove.
    This is a capstone project for public relation students at WVU. This specific topic originally started in the Fall 2013 semester. The public relations class is taking the information one step further, making it easy to digest and getting it out there to the students who were identified as most prominent users.
    This is a capstone project for public relation students at WVU. This specific topic originally started in the Fall 2013 semester. The public relations class is taking the information one step further, making it easy to digest and getting it out there to the students who were identified as most prominent users.
  • Congressman David McKinley Hosts Roundtable Discussion With NCWV Airport Officials

    Congressman David McKinley Hosts Roundtable Discussion With NCWV Airport Officials

    Monday, December 15 2014 11:54 PM EST2014-12-16 04:54:56 GMT
    Roundtable DiscussionRoundtable Discussion
    Congressman, David McKinley met with North Central West Virginia Airport and those officials during a round table discussion Monday evening.Key topics of that discussion were jobs and proper training.
    Congressman, David McKinley met with North Central West Virginia Airport and those officials during a round table discussion Monday evening.Key topics of that discussion were jobs and proper training.
  • Doddridge County Schools Pleased with Tweaks to National School Food Standards

    Doddridge County Schools Pleased with Tweaks to National School Food Standards

    Monday, December 15 2014 5:32 PM EST2014-12-15 22:32:41 GMT
    The school meal standards, introduced by the Agriculture Department in 2012, requires schools to provide set amounts of fruit, vegetables and whole grains, and to limit sodium and fat. Last week Congress unveiled some changes to those standards in their spending bill.
    The school meal standards, introduced by the Agriculture Department in 2012, requires schools to provide set amounts of fruit, vegetables and whole grains, and to limit sodium and fat. Last week Congress unveiled some changes to those standards in their spending bill.
  • Home Builders Association's Annual Christmas Shopping Spree

    Home Builders Association's Annual Christmas Shopping Spree

    Monday, December 15 2014 4:22 PM EST2014-12-15 21:22:40 GMT
    It's the season for giving and The North Central West Virginia Home Builders Association is doing just that. Monday, December 15, the association filled cart after cart with toys for their annual Christmas shopping spree.
    It's the season for giving and The North Central West Virginia Home Builders Association is doing just that. Monday, December 15, the association filled cart after cart with toys for their annual Christmas shopping spree.
  • ATR Performance Moves to Fairmont

    ATR Performance Moves to Fairmont

    Monday, December 15 2014 3:47 PM EST2014-12-15 20:47:59 GMT
    A popular gun store has moved to a new location in Fairmont. ATR Performance sells firearms and ammo and has more than 500 assault rifles and handguns in stock, plus ATV and UTV parts and accessories.
    A popular gun store has moved to a new location in Fairmont. ATR Performance sells firearms and ammo and has more than 500 assault rifles and handguns in stock, plus ATV and UTV parts and accessories.
  • Pet Helpers Visit the Morgantown Mall

    Pet Helpers Visit the Morgantown Mall

    Monday, December 15 2014 11:12 AM EST2014-12-15 16:12:08 GMT
    Many of our furry friends found forever homes this weekend.Pet Helpers of Fairmont was at the Holiday Expo at the Morgantown Mall.
    Many of our furry friends found forever homes this weekend.Pet Helpers of Fairmont was at the Holiday Expo at the Morgantown Mall.
  • MACglee Performs at Monongalia Arts Center

    MACglee Performs at Monongalia Arts Center

    Monday, December 15 2014 11:03 AM EST2014-12-15 16:03:58 GMT
    The Monongalia Arts Center Presented MACglee, singing a Holiday Choral Concert.The MACglee choral ensemble is a group of adults who love to sing and perform.They sang many Christmas favorites for the packed house on Sunday evening. It is Morgantown's version of Glee for adults. There was a suggested donation of five dollars at the door to help keep the center's lights on.Interested singers are invited to join in this select choral ensemble. All new singers need to audition with the director. ...
    The Monongalia Arts Center Presented MACglee, singing a Holiday Choral Concert.The MACglee choral ensemble is a group of adults who love to sing and perform.They sang many Christmas favorites for the packed house on Sunday evening. It is Morgantown's version of Glee for adults. There was a suggested donation of five dollars at the door to help keep the center's lights on.Interested singers are invited to join in this select choral ensemble. All new singers need to audition with the director. ...
  • Tathams is a Home Away from Home with a Holiday Feel

    Tathams is a Home Away from Home with a Holiday Feel

    Monday, December 15 2014 11:02 AM EST2014-12-15 16:02:48 GMT
     Regulars enjoy visiting Tathams's frequently.
     Regulars enjoy visiting Tathams's frequently.

  • WVU Creative Arts Center to Host Wanda Sykes

    WVU Creative Arts Center to Host Wanda Sykes

    Monday, December 15 2014 10:59 AM EST2014-12-15 15:59:31 GMT
    WVU Creative Arts Center is set to host stand-up comedian, Wanda Sykes, January 16. Sykes was voted one of the 25 Funniest People in America according to Entertainment Weekly..
    WVU Creative Arts Center is set to host stand-up comedian, Wanda Sykes, January 16. Sykes was voted one of the 25 Funniest People in America according to Entertainment Weekly..
  • Doddridge County Teachers Learn Shooter Response Techniques

    Doddridge County Teachers Learn Shooter Response Techniques

    Sunday, December 14 2014 7:53 PM EST2014-12-15 00:53:10 GMT
    When parents send their kids off to school they expect the staff to keep them safe and Doddridge County school officials are doing their part to keep the students safer than ever before. 
    When parents send their kids off to school they expect the staff to keep them safe and Doddridge County school officials are doing their part to keep the students safer than ever before. 
  • Sharpe Hospital Holds Patient Art Show

    Sharpe Hospital Holds Patient Art Show

    Friday, December 12 2014 6:39 PM EST2014-12-12 23:39:53 GMT
    Whether they're drawings, paintings, or some other media, the art at the Expressions 2014 show is quite literally more than a pretty picture.
    Whether they're drawings, paintings, or some other media, the art at the Expressions 2014 show is quite literally more than a pretty picture.
  • Little Free Library Opens Up in Clarksburg

    Little Free Library Opens Up in Clarksburg

    Friday, December 12 2014 6:38 PM EST2014-12-12 23:38:01 GMT
    A new library has opened on Milford Street in Clarksburg, but you may not notice it if you drive past.Bailey Spears and her family have opened a Little Free Library in their front lawn.The family stocked the library with books to open the library, which is free for people to borrow or trade whatever books they please.It's one of thousands that are popping up around the country.Spears said there's a lot that a free service like the library can offer its visitors."Personally, sometimes reading ...
    A new library has opened on Milford Street in Clarksburg, but you may not notice it if you drive past.Bailey Spears and her family have opened a Little Free Library in their front lawn.The family stocked the library with books to open the library, which is free for people to borrow or trade whatever books they please.It's one of thousands that are popping up around the country.Spears said there's a lot that a free service like the library can offer its visitors."Personally, sometimes reading ...
  • Construction Crews Finishing Up on Lincoln Middle School

    Construction Crews Finishing Up on Lincoln Middle School

    Friday, December 12 2014 4:38 PM EST2014-12-12 21:38:03 GMT
    Construction is still on schedule for the new Lincoln Middle School in Shinnston.
    Construction is still on schedule for the new Lincoln Middle School in Shinnston.
  • Cadets Graduate from Mountaineer Challenge Academy

    Cadets Graduate from Mountaineer Challenge Academy

    Friday, December 12 2014 4:36 PM EST2014-12-12 21:36:39 GMT
    More than 130 high school students graduated from the Mountaineer Challenge academy Friday.
    More than 130 high school students graduated from the Mountaineer Challenge academy Friday.
  • Wreaths Across America Ceremonies Taking Place Nationwide Dec. 13

    Wreaths Across America Ceremonies Taking Place Nationwide Dec. 13

    Friday, December 12 2014 3:51 PM EST2014-12-12 20:51:56 GMT
    The annual Wreaths Across America ceremony will get underway Saturday, Dec. 13 at Noon.
    The annual Wreaths Across America ceremony will get underway Saturday, Dec. 13 at Noon.
  • Update: Lewis County 911 Alerts Walkersville Residents of 452 Exchange Issue

    Update: Lewis County 911 Alerts Walkersville Residents of 452 Exchange Issue

    Friday, December 12 2014 2:20 PM EST2014-12-12 19:20:59 GMT
    Lewis County 911 is alerting Walkersville residents that the 452 phone exchange through Frontier is down. Residents with an emergency should call the Walkersville Fire Department at 304-452-8451 or go to the fire department.
    Lewis County 911 is alerting Walkersville residents that the 452 phone exchange through Frontier is down. Residents with an emergency should call the Walkersville Fire Department at 304-452-8451 or go to the fire department.
  • West Virginia Wesleyan Receives $50,000 Dominion Resource Grant

    West Virginia Wesleyan Receives $50,000 Dominion Resource Grant

    Friday, December 12 2014 12:28 PM EST2014-12-12 17:28:11 GMT
    The grant will support laboratory equipment for the new degree program in Petroleum and Natural Gas Geophysics.
    The grant will support laboratory equipment for the new degree program in Petroleum and Natural Gas Geophysics.
  • Monongalia County SWA to Cease Processing Operations

    Monongalia County SWA to Cease Processing Operations

    Friday, December 12 2014 12:27 PM EST2014-12-12 17:27:30 GMT
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    “Because of financial considerations we are having to give up our lease for our processing facility, but we will continue to collect materials at our satellite site while we figure out how to get our processing facility back up and running if we can,” said Solid Waste Authority Board of Director, Robert McConnell.
    “Because of financial considerations we are having to give up our lease for our processing facility, but we will continue to collect materials at our satellite site while we figure out how to get our processing facility back up and running if we can,” said Solid Waste Authority Board of Director, Robert McConnell.
  • David Godwin Appointed As Upshur County Prosecuting Attorney

    David Godwin Appointed As Upshur County Prosecuting Attorney

    Friday, December 12 2014 11:45 AM EST2014-12-12 16:45:04 GMT
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    Godwin has been serving as interim prosecuting attorney after former prosecutor Jake Reger became circuit judge for the 26th Judicial Circuit.
    Godwin has been serving as interim prosecuting attorney after former prosecutor Jake Reger became circuit judge for the 26th Judicial Circuit.
  • Movie Crew Filming 'Night of the Living Dead' at Lunatic Asylum

    Movie Crew Filming 'Night of the Living Dead' at Lunatic Asylum

    Friday, December 12 2014 8:06 AM EST2014-12-12 13:06:55 GMT
    A local landmark is bringing some film and TV shows to the area. Crews will be filming a TV pilot and scenes for a new 'Night of the Living Dead movie ' at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum next week.
    A local landmark is bringing some film and TV shows to the area. Crews will be filming a TV pilot and scenes for a new 'Night of the Living Dead movie ' at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum next week.
  • West Virginia and LEPC's Moving To Electronic Tier 2 Chemical Inventory Reporting

    West Virginia and LEPC's Moving To Electronic Tier 2 Chemical Inventory Reporting

    Friday, December 12 2014 8:06 AM EST2014-12-12 13:06:18 GMT

     Traditionally, this information was submitted to local responders and Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPC) using different versions of paper forms, but only a few states had made the jump to digital.

     Traditionally, this information was submitted to local responders and Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPC) using different versions of paper forms, but only a few states had made the jump to digital.

  • Retirement Party Held For Upshur County Commissioner

    Retirement Party Held For Upshur County Commissioner

    Thursday, December 11 2014 6:50 PM EST2014-12-11 23:50:27 GMT
    A retirement party was held in his honor by fellow commissioners and co-workers on Thursday.
    A retirement party was held in his honor by fellow commissioners and co-workers on Thursday.
  • U.S. Attorney's Office Adds New Resources to Help Fight Crime in the Clarksburg Area

    U.S. Attorney's Office Adds New Resources to Help Fight Crime in the Clarksburg Area

    Thursday, December 11 2014 5:25 PM EST2014-12-11 22:25:37 GMT
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    U.S. Attorney adds new resources in Clarksburg area to help fight crime. We are excited to have Sarah Montoro join our office as an Assistant United StatesAttorney.
    U.S. Attorney adds new resources in Clarksburg area to help fight crime. We are excited to have Sarah Montoro join our office as an Assistant United StatesAttorney.
  • Harrison County Commission Hears Water Trail Plan

    Harrison County Commission Hears Water Trail Plan

    Thursday, December 11 2014 5:16 PM EST2014-12-11 22:16:45 GMT
    Harrison County Commission met as a whole Thursday and are continuing in their efforts to improve the county. The Guardians of West Fork River presented a water trail plan to the commission.
    Harrison County Commission met as a whole Thursday and are continuing in their efforts to improve the county. The Guardians of West Fork River presented a water trail plan to the commission.
  • Fairmont State University Hosts RESA 7 Science Bowl

    Fairmont State University Hosts RESA 7 Science Bowl

    Thursday, December 11 2014 4:01 PM EST2014-12-11 21:01:51 GMT
    High School teams from through out North Central West Virginia put their knowledge to the test in Marion County today. RESA 7 held its annual Science Bowl at Fairmont State University and14 teams competed for the right to move on to the state championship.
    High School teams from through out North Central West Virginia put their knowledge to the test in Marion County today. RESA 7 held its annual Science Bowl at Fairmont State University and14 teams competed for the right to move on to the state championship.
  • U.S. Army Reserves Host Holiday Food Drive

    U.S. Army Reserves Host Holiday Food Drive

    Thursday, December 11 2014 3:59 PM EST2014-12-11 20:59:04 GMT
    The U.S. Army and Army Reserves are asking for your help this holiday season. The group is holding a food drive to benefit the Clarksburg Mission.
    The U.S. Army and Army Reserves are asking for your help this holiday season. The group is holding a food drive to benefit the Clarksburg Mission.
  • Morgantown Chick Fil-A-Toy Hosting Toy Drive for Christian Help

    Morgantown Chick Fil-A-Toy Hosting Toy Drive for Christian Help

    Thursday, December 11 2014 3:57 PM EST2014-12-11 20:57:06 GMT
    The Chik-Fil-A on Patteson Drive in Morgantown is hosting a Toy Drive for Christian Help today. Anyone who brings in a new, unwrapped toy will receive a free meal.
    The Chik-Fil-A on Patteson Drive in Morgantown is hosting a Toy Drive for Christian Help today. Anyone who brings in a new, unwrapped toy will receive a free meal.
  • Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center Hosting Community Tours

    Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center Hosting Community Tours

    Thursday, December 11 2014 3:54 PM EST2014-12-11 20:54:21 GMT
    The Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center is giving a tour of its facility. The Center is holding a mock forensic interview to show the community the process when children come through the door and discussing its new school-based therapy program.
    The Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center is giving a tour of its facility. The Center is holding a mock forensic interview to show the community the process when children come through the door and discussing its new school-based therapy program.
  • WV Attorney General Encourages Job Seekers to Beware of Fake Jobs, Scams

    WV Attorney General Encourages Job Seekers to Beware of Fake Jobs, Scams

    Thursday, December 11 2014 3:51 PM EST2014-12-11 20:51:32 GMT
    Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is advising West Virginians who are job sereaching during the holidays to beware of fake jobs and scams. “Many people are looking for seasonal work to help provide their families with a nice Christmas.” 
    Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is advising West Virginians who are job sereaching during the holidays to beware of fake jobs and scams. “Many people are looking for seasonal work to help provide their families with a nice Christmas.”