Regional Forester Tom Cover says foliage close to the New River Gorge Bridge should be near peak for this Saturday’s Bridge Day.
Morgan Roach and Taylor Long are dressed just right for school because it’s Twins and Characters Day at Hampshire High today as Spirit Week continues, leading up to Friday night’s Homecoming game against Spring Mill. A bonfire caps tonight’s festivities, starting at 7 p.m. at the school A pep rally will be held in the […]
Today is nerd day at Hampshire High School! Students dressed in their geekiest attire as part of Homecoming week. Later this week the fun continues. Thursday is character/twin day with a bonfire and pep rally scheduled for 7 p.m. A pep rally will be held Friday and the football game against Spring Mills will feature […]
Last month on Constitution Day, Baker’s Chris Windley, center, applauded his team’s winning answers in Eastern WV Community and Technical College’s Constitution Bowl. Last July 1, the same day he celebrated 5 years of cancer-free survival, he took office as president of Eastern’s Student Government Association (SGA).Shown, from left to right, the ‘Young Americans for […]
CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and the Blind are staying in Romney. The State Board of Education adopted a resolution this morning confirming its commitment to keeping the schools where they have been for all their 143-year history. The resolution came at the request of WVSDB Superintendent Lynn Boyer to help […]
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Erin Sponaugle, a fifth grade teacher in Berkeley County, is the 2014 West Virginia Teacher of the Year. State Superintendent Jim Phares made the announcement Wednesday night during a ceremony in Charleston that recognized county teachers of the year. The event also honored earlier announced award winners, including the 2012 Milken Family […]
Cast members from PSC productions over the last 15 years take their final bow. KEYSER, W.Va. — Cast members from musicals performed at Potomac State College of WVU over the past 15 years are pictured taking their final bow at the recent show, “A Celebration of Life Through Music” honoring the late Professor John Hawkins, […]
ROMNEY — The state has sufficient probable cause to hold the 3 people suspected in the Sept. 26 slaying of Michael O’Hara for the action by the Hampshire County grand jury, Magistrate Shirley Timbrook ruled on Monday. The victim’s estranged wife, Mandy Lee O’Hara, 36, and John Steven Shoemaker III, 21, have been charged with […]
The New River Gorge Bridge has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
AUGUSTA — Two teens were arrested Tuesday afternoon after a string of fires called out companies from around the county. One house was destroyed and 22 bales of hay were burned. Colton Clower, 19, and a 17-year-old, both of Springfield were taken into custody by Sheriff John Alkire barely an hour after the first fire […]