ROMNEY — The community is buzzing in preparation for Christmas in Romney, an event that promises music, fun for the kids and a day filled to the brim with activities to get everyone in the holiday spirit.
The Western Potomac Economic Partnership have agreed to include the executive director of the Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport in Martinsburg as a member of the organization.
Ruritan President Tammy Unger (left) and Acting Mayor Laura Turner welcome everyone to Capon Bridge's annual tree lighting ceremony at the library Friday night. Inside, Santa gave out books and candy canes and children decorated ornaments, while outside there were carols, a living Nativity, …
CHARLESTON — After a photo surfaced of West Virginia correction officer trainees giving what appears to be the Nazi salute, state officials quickly suspended some employees and the governor ordered the firing of those involved.
CHARLESTON — West Virginia’s higher education oversight agencies say the community college enrollment rate has increased since the state began offering free tuition programs.
ROMNEY — There is nothing like a natural Christmas tree to light up the holiday spirit, and now for all those Douglas Firs, Blue Spruces or any other variety, there is life after Christmas.
With a Hampshire County Christmas on its way, there is no better time of year to reach out and make a difference in someone’s life. The ample opportunities in this county to give make it easy to help those who might need it this season and year-round.
Take a break from shopping and decorating to enjoy the sounds of the season as Highland Arts Unlimited (HAU) presents the Cumberland Choral Society at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Church-McKee Arts Center on the campus of Potomac State College.
BRAMWELL (AP) — Almost 20 years ago, a new ATV trail was opened as an economic development project for southern West Virginia. Nobody was sure if any riders were interested in trying the new trails, but they came, they rode, and after 20 years they keep coming in ever greater numbers.
Taylor Mazelon records herself teaching in her pre-K classroom at Potomac Heights Elementary School, as part of WVU Online’s new virtual observation system. Boards show her daily schedule, unit content standards, classroom rules and a recent science project. (WVU Photo/Taylor Mazelon)
Last Wednesday's removal of 2 abandoned oil tanks from Capon School Street, paid for by the Capon Bridge Revitalization Group and performed by contractor Wendell Meade, completed another step in efforts to remake the street. The tanks once held heating oil and diesel fuel for the county schools.
FAYETTEVILLE — West Virginia sportsmen's groups say they are not happy they could lose about 4,800 acres (1,940 hectares) of hunting land if the New River Gorge National River is designated a national park and preserve.
ROMNEY — Trinity Healthcare and First United Methodist Church in Romney both put on community dinners for Thanksgiving, feeding citizens of the county free of charge.
State Board of Public Works members gave final approval Monday to public utility property tax assessments totaling $12.55 billion for the 2019 tax year, a nearly 12 percent jump spurred primarily by natural gas pipeline construction.
One in 4 American women experiences domestic violence in her lifetime regardless of socio-economic background or ethnicity – more than breast, ovarian and lung cancer combined.