West Virginia Teacher Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle in School Parking Lot: 'Profound Tragedy'People18 HOURS AGO
34-year-old Andrew Jeffries, last seen on a motorcycle in West Virginia on August 20, 2018Ada E.NewsBreak Contributor
Drug Trafficking: 25 Charged in Connection to Philadelphia-North Central West Virginia OperationRadiantWriterNewsBreak Contributor
Travis Kelce's Almost Journey to West Virginia: A Basketball Dream DeferredAppalachian ThymesNewsBreak Contributor
Free UKV business course, Governor Schools applications, 'Country Brawlers' | Kanawha Valley UpdateMichael RamsburgNewsBreak Contributor
Drug Operation Uncovered in Morgantown, Resulting in Nine Arrests and Seizure of FentanylGolden GlitterNewsBreak Contributor
How personal income has changed in Preston County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Preston County, West Virginia and how it compares to state and national levels.
Preston County man charged with murdering his wife
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - A man from Preston County has been charged with first degree murder after police say he shot and killed his wife. On February 20, 2024, police responded to a call about reports of a shooting. Officers arrived on scene to find the victim, Natasha Collins, had...
Oakland, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Fort Hill High School basketball team will have a game with Southern Garrett High School on February 22, 2024, 18:30:00 CST.
Deep Creek Daily Notes Blog February 21
Wednesday, February 21, 2024: The weather today will be sunny, with highs in the upper 40s and a low of 31. Southeast winds of around 5 to 10 mph. Check out our new listings in the Marketplace! We’ve added antique oak tables and a free-standing dressing aid, all available under the “Furniture” category. You’ll find a 42″ x 86″ oak antique dining table with 6 chairs, a 42″ oak antique round sitting room table with 4 chairs and a 42″ maple dressing aid with change holder.
Kingwood High's Coach Bence Earns Nomination for Prestigious R.O.C.K. Mentoring Program
Coach Christopher Bence from Kingwood High School has been nominated for the 2024 R.O.C.K. Mentoring Program. A colleague nominated Bence, acknowledging his coaching abilities. The R.O.C.K. Mentoring Program is a joint initiative by the Texas High School Coaches Education Foundation and Texas A&M Thornton-McFerrin Coaching Academy. The program's goal is to support and retain teacher-coaches at high school and middle school levels.
Local Residents: Submit Your Weekly Steps for the Go! Fitness Challenge (2/12-2/18) Today!
The Go! Fitness Challenge is now open for step/activity submissions for the week of February 12-18, 2024. Participants can submit their weekly steps through the given link by today, February 21, 2024. The organizers appreciate the community's active participation in the program.
February 28, 2024 Board of Education Meeting (Special Work Session)
The Garrett County Board of Education will hold a Special Work Session on Wednesday, February 28, 2024. The purpose of the Work Session is to discuss the proposed FY2025 operating budget and for the Board to take action on the Superintendent Contract for SY2025-2028. The Board will meet in the Community Room at Dennett Road Educational Complex. The meeting is open to the public and will be live-streamed for public review.
Oakland's Cream of the Crop: 4 Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Spots to Savor
This article presents an exploration of four Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt spots in Oakland. Have you had a chance to try any of these delightful treats? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
Embark on a Culinary Journey: Oakland's Top 3 Italian Dining Spots
In this article, we'll be exploring three remarkable Italian restaurants nestled in the heart of Oakland. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Tucker County supermarket reopening after fire
PARSONS, W.Va (WDTV) - The Shop’n Save in Parsons is reopening at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20th after catching fire nearly 2 weeks ago. The Parsons Volunteer Fire Dept. Chief says it appears the fire started from one of the produce refrigerators at the front of the store. Thankfully, sprinklers activated and nobody was injured.
🚧 Canopy Clearing Operations Underway along WV Routes 42 and 9
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Charleston, West Virginia. The West Virginia Department of Highways District 5 crews are hard at work conducting canopy clearing operations to enhance road safety for motorists. Focused efforts are currently taking place along WV 42 in Grant County and WV 9 in Morgan County. These operations involve the mechanical removal of tree canopies overhanging roadways, which aim to improve visibility for drivers and extend the sight distance on these routes. The clearing is a maintenance effort that provides clearer and safer travel pathways for vehicle operators. The WVDOH’s commitment to maintaining safe travel roads is evidenced through their ongoing #SeeingResults initiative.
FIRST ALERT: Widespread snow tonight & tomorrow
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Today will end the work week with cool, dry conditions. Then during the evening and overnight hours, widespread snow will push into our region. Find out the timing and impacts, as well as what next week will be like, here!. A First Alert Weather Day is...
Today the gas price is close to $3.39 in Philippi as of 2024-02-21. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.274, a week ago the price is $3.256 , according to AAA.
Garrett Regional Medical Center earns ACR Accreditation in Ultrasound, CT, and Nuclear Medicine
Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in multiple imaging modalities, including ultrasound, computed tomography (CT), and nuclear medicine as the result of an extensive review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The imaging modalities receiving ACR accreditation are:. Ultrasound imaging, also known...
Taylor County superintendent explains school closure Friday
There was some confusion on Friday about whether Taylor County Schools were closed or had a Non-Traditional Instruction Day and why.
New report outlines deaths at Hazelton, other federal prisons
Following the high-profile deaths of federal inmates like Whitey Bulger and Jeffrey Epstein, the U.S. Department of Justice's (DOJ) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Thursday released an evaluation of issues surrounding inmate deaths in Federal Bureau of Prisons institutions between financial years 2014 and 2021.
Man charged after allegedly stealing rifles from unoccupied house
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - A man from Taylor County has been charged with Grand Larceny after allegedly stealing several firearms from an unoccupied home. Police received a complaint about a breaking and entering concerning an unoccupied house and garage. Court documents say that numerous firearms were taken from the property...
Church spotlight: Holy Comforter Lutheran Church in Kingwood
Holy Comforter Lutheran Church, located in Kingwood, Texas, has served its community since 1966—but it didn’t start off in its current location. Back in the beginning, when Reverend V. George Brookover, TLU class of ’61, was called as mission developer, the brand new congregation met in Humble, in a trailer-chapel they shared with a small Episcopal church. Pastor Brookover had accepted the call with his wife Claudia—who graduated TLU in ’61 as well—by his side. (The two, in fact, had met on the first day of freshman year.)
No. 1 Tucker County gets by No. 2 Tug Valley
PARSONS, W.Va. — In a battle of two of the best Single A teams in West Virginia, the host Tucker County Lions won over the Tug Valley Panthers 56-50 Saturday in Parsons. The Panthers had a long drive to Tucker County in the northeastern part of the state. They went into the game ranked No. 2 in Single A, while the Lions were ranked No. 1.
Local Road Repairs Underway: WVDOH Continues Operation R.I.P. Potholes on US 119 and US 50
The West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) has been repairing potholes on US 119 and WV 7 in Monongalia County, and US 50 and WV 92 in Preston County. These repairs were done on Thursday, February 15, 2024, under the initiative of Governor Jim Justice and WVDOH, known as Operation R.I.P. Potholes. Higher temperatures have allowed the WVDOH to start pothole patching earlier than planned.