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West Virginia man sentenced to life for killing girlfriend’s 4-year-old son
FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole in the death of his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son. A judge handed down the sentence on Monday to Walter Richardson, 36, of Fairmont during a brief hearing, WBOY-TV reported. Richardson was charged in 2021 with first-degree murder and death of a child by abuse. He pleaded no contest to the murder charge during his trial in December.
Plea deal accepted in Monongalia County drug-related killing
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — One of two suspects in a Monongalia County drug-related murder has pleaded guilty. Arlo Romano, 43, was originally charged with first-degree murder along with Cleotis “Ghost” Eppes, 48, of Harper Woods, Michigan, in the May 2022 drug debt shooting death of Matt Moore on Round Bottom Road.
A Toast to Morgantown: Discover the Top 4 Pubs in Town
This article presents a guide to four notable pubs in Morgantown. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of them yet? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below:
Westover Police searching for missing man
The Westover Police Department is searching for a missing man who was last known to have contact with someone on Jan. 7, 2024.
I-79 Southbound lane shut down after accident
FAIRMONT, W.Va (WDTV) - An accident has caused a temporary shutdown of one lane of I-79. The slow lane of I-79 Southbound has been temporarily shutdown near Mile Marker 140 while crews respond to the accident. As of right now, no injuries have been reported. This is a developing story,...
Man goes behind Subway counter to make food, arrested
MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - A man was arrested last week after going behind the counter at Subway to make and eat his own food. On February 20th, police were dispatched to a Subway on High Street in Morgantown for a disturbance. Witnesses told police that a man identified as David...
Twitter Reaction: WVU Basketball Sends Fans on Roller Coaster; Former Mountaineer Delivers Hot Take
Just when it seemed like Josh Eilert and his WVU basketball team was about to be blown out again, the Mountaineers stormed back and forced overtime. Unfortunately for WVU fans who stayed watching throughout the entire game, West Virginia still ended up on the losing end of another Big 12 game.
WVU Mine Rescue Team wins 2nd consecutive international competition
After dominating in last year's competition, the WVU Mine Rescue Team (MRT) has returned home with its second consecutive championship.
WVU works to address food insecurity among students with expansion of ‘essential’ pantry services
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WVDN) — With an understanding about the importance of providing support to the whole student, West Virginia University is addressing food insecurity among students throughout the WVU System. “Nobody can focus on studying if they haven’t had breakfast or lunch. It is absolutely foundational,” said Erin Possehl, a junior English major from Waldorf, Maryland, and one of dozens of […] The post WVU works to address food insecurity among students with expansion of ‘essential’ pantry services appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
A Slice of Heaven: Top 4 Pizzas to Try in Fairmont
This article presents four distinct pizzas available at Fairmont. Have you had the chance to taste any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
'The Book of Will' comes to WVU College of Arts
MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - The WVU College of Arts has announced they will be performing “The Book of Will” this weekend and throughout March. Described as “a heartfelt comedy presented by our students under the direction of Brianne Taylor,” by Rachel Brosky, writer and editor for the WVU College of Creative Arts, all proceeds for the show will go back to the School of Theatre and Dance students so they can put on more amazing performances for North Central West Virginia.
WVU plans for July 1 implementation of Campus Self-Defense Act
MORGANTOWN, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The West Virginia University Board of Governors took the next step during its Friday (Feb. 23) meeting to implement the Campus Self-Defense Act which goes into effect July 1. The Board approved a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for BOG Finance and Administration Rule 5.14 – Deadly Weapons, Dangerous Objects, and W.Va. […]
WV Sports Now Daily Notebook – February 27
The West Virginia Sports Now Daily Notebook is a daily recap of news concerning West Virginia University Athletics. 2025 3-Star In-State RB/CB Deciding Between WVU Football, 3 Other Schools. Update (10:30 AM) – In the Holler: What’s Attracting 2025 4-Star Dawayne Galloway to WVU Football. Around the Network. Pittsburgh...
Richwood Redevelopment project to move forward with demolition
The Richwood Redevelopment project, proposed by the Monongalia County Department of Authority (MCDA) and the Morgantown Area Partnership (MAP), is set to move forward with the demolition and redevelopment of former student housing on Richwood Avenue. The plan affects roughly 9.5 acres along Richwood Avenue, located adjacent to Willey Street...
Buddy’s Bud Co. Moves Up High Street
Providing locally grown hemp-derived products, in the store or by delivery. In 2019, Nicholas Marie visited a hemp retail shop in Texas, just a few miles from the campus of Rice University. After the visit, he became convinced that he could be successful introducing hemp retail shops near college campuses.
One person Life-Flighted after structure fire in Marion County
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Crews responded to a structure fire in Marion County today, Monday, February 26th. The fire occurred in the area of Moyer Way in Fairmont. Officials say one person is being flown to the hospital via HealthNet helicopter. No other injuries have been reported, and officials say...
University lessens incoming students’ financial burdens with The Great Day
WVU is holding The Great Day on Thursday for incoming students and families to earn scholarships and prizes for the 2024-25 school year. The event will be held virtually from 4-9 p.m. as a series of social media challenges on the WVU Class of 2028 Instagram @wvu_2028, WVU’s official Instagram @westvirginiau and X, formerly known as Twitter, @WestVirginiaU.
Monongalia County, WV High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 27
The high school basketball season is in progress, and if you're looking for how to watch games in Monongalia County, West Virginia today, we've got what you need. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Monongalia...
Unforgettable Taste: 8 Pizzas in Morgantown Worth Every Bite
This article presents a selection of eight pizzas that you can find in Morgantown. Have you had the chance to taste any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comment section below.
How non-majors can stay involved in WVU creative arts
For students looking for a creative outlet, WVU offers opportunities regardless of their major. Mikylah Myers, associate dean of artistic and scholarly achievement at the College of Creative Arts (CCA), said it is important to offer students opportunities to implement creative arts into their day-to-day lives. “To be a human...