Clint Trickett, the former QB of Florida State, will transfer to WVU and be eligible for the football team immediately. Trickett will will compete with junior Paul Millard and freshman Ford Childress for the starting position. Millard has experience and Childress has a strong arm, but neither quarterback emerged in the spring, with both struggling to get the ball out [...]
Governor Earl Ray Tomblin is set to sign into law the TIF bill which will finance a development in Monongalia County which will include a new ball park for WVU. The Governor will sign the bill during the Backyard Brawl tonight at Hawley Field. The WVU baseball team hosts Pitt tonight at 6 p.m. The game has [...]
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Three University of Charleston basketball players were dismissed from the Division II team Wednesday after police said the men were charged in a downtown robbery. Charleston police filed a criminal complaint alleging two people were struck and robbed of cash and a credit card early Sunday. The card was later used [...]
Seth Wrye sent us this photo of a double rainbow over Capon Bridge after the thunderstorm on April 24. And Sadie Keith shared another picture taken on Ford Hill road.
PHILIPPI, W.Va. (AP) — Middle school sports in Barbour County have been reinstated, thanks to private donations. Media outlets report that the Barbour County Board of Education accepted a check for more than $24,000 from the Barbour County All Sports Organization on Monday. A private donor will provide another $10,000. The money will be used [...]
For the second year in a row, the Greenbrier will host the Greenbrier Champions Tennis Classic, this year featuring exhibition matches with tennis legends Pete Sampras, John McEnroe, Evan Lendl and Tommy Haas. The event is set for September 21-22, 2013. Last year, Sampras and McEnroe faced off in the first ever edition of the [...]
Photo Courtesy of the Governor’s Office West Virginia Golf Association leaders receive a proclamation from Gov. Tomblin proclaiming 2013 as the 100th Year of Golf in West Virginia.
WEST LIBERTY — Having grown up in Clarksburg, Jim Crutchfield knows what it means to be a West Virginian. So when he was informed the West Virginia Sports Writer’s Association had voted him the winner of the Furfari Award/W.Va. College Coach of the Year for a third straight year, the significance was not lost on [...]
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia University fans voted and selected “Mountain Strong” as the winner of the 2013 fan shirt competition. And, it wasn’t even that close. For two weeks, Mountaineer fans had the opportunity to vote for their favorite shirt designs – front and back – and chose “Mountain Strong” as the front and the Mountaineer mascot with [...]