Salem's Cry for Help: Assist Detectives in Solving a Daylight MurderRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
Is Flatwoods Wv. Getting A Theme Park? The House Seems To Think So.Marcus YatesNewsBreak Contributor
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum: Where History Meets the ParanormalDiana RitterNewsBreak Contributor
Did West Virginia's French Creek Freddie See His Shadow?Appalachian ThymesNewsBreak Contributor
Unveiling the Mysteries of Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum: A Paranormal ExplorationPrepping The WorldNewsBreak Contributor
Is Flatwoods Wv. Getting A Theme Park? The House Seems To Think So.
A resolution put forth by the House this morning would task the Economic Development Authority to "find land around Flatwoods and funding and businesses to make an area similar to Pigeon Forge to increase tourism and entertainment". The resolution directs that the Economic Development Authority should focus the land search on areas suitable for public entertainment, amusement, and tourism.
Stories of the Week: February 18 through February 24
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Here are some of the top stories this week on the WBOY 12News Facebook page. A memorial service is set for Liberty High School teacher Ryan Lantz, who died Tuesday. Mountain State Brewing Company has plans for a new location in Monongalia County. A Bridgeport McDonald’s...
Convicted Felon Wanted by Area Police for Failing to Appear in Multiple Counties and on Multiple Charges
Area law enforcement is hoping you can help locate a man for failure to appear in two counties on multiple charges. A press release from the Upshur County Sheriff's Department is looking for George Lee Singleton. Singleton is a 39-year-old white male. Singleton is wanted for failure to appear in...
Crews respond to fire at local saw mill
HEATERS, W.Va (WDTV) - Emergency crews responded to a fire at a sawmill in Braxton County Friday evening. Crews were dispatched to the fire at Weyerhaeuser off of the Gauley Turnpike in Heaters at around 5:56 p.m. on Friday, according to the Braxton County 911 Center. According to 911 officials,...
Mid-Ohio Valley Foundations – Health: Minnie Hamilton system continues evolving to serve Calhoun, Gilmer counties
GRANTSVILLE — Renovation and new construction activities have been on tap for the Minnie Hamilton Health System as it continues to provide essential medical care for residents of Calhoun and Gilmer counties in central West Virginia. The health system opened a new clinic in Arnoldsburg in September 2022 in...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.16 and $3.19 in Weston as of 2024-02-24. Find the cheapest 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 Saturday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.282 , according to AAA.
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum: Where History Meets the Paranormal
The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, nestled in Weston, West Virginia, stands as a monument to both architectural grandeur and the tragic history of mental health treatment in the 19th and 20th centuries. This sprawling structure, once a beacon of hope for the treatment of the mentally ill, has evolved into a nexus of ghostly tales and paranormal investigations, embodying the complex interplay between historical fact and supernatural lore.
Glenville State Boxing Set to Shine at Boxing in the Burg Event in Clarksburg
GLENVILLE, W.Va. - Glenville State Boxing will head to Clarksburg tomorrow (Feb. 24) for the Boxing in the Burg, a USA Boxing sanctioned show at the Clarksburg City Park Practice Facility. Four Pioneer boxers will fight tomorrow evening, headlined by Aaron O'Conner in the co-main event. Bout 13: Glenville State's Justin Sodergren vs Thomas Sheppard of One More Boxing Club Bout 16: Glenville Stater's Payton Packer vs Sal Cantero of Steve Cross Boxing Bout 18: Glenville State's Daniel Hinger vs Cody Boley of Steve Cross Boxing Bout 19: Glenville State's Aaron O'Conner (12-2) vs Boaz Nishimwe (12-0) of Lexington, Kentucky....
Hamlin, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Braxton County High School basketball team will have a game with Lincoln County High School on February 22, 2024, 16:30:00 CST.
Moundsville, Ravenswood, and Weston Selected for ON TRAC Program: New Resources for Economic Development Coming in 2024
West Virginia Main Street has selected three new communities for the West Virginia ON TRAC program in 2024. These include Moundsville in Marshall County, Ravenswood in Jackson County, and Weston in Lewis County.
Glenville State University celebrates monumental milestone: $1,000,000 raised
GLENVILLE, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Glenville State University has raised over $1,000,000 in donations during its seventh annual Founders Day of Giving fundraising campaign. “We are absolutely thrilled to share this incredible news with our entire Glenville community,” said Glenville State President, Dr. Mark A. Manchin. “This achievement would not have been possible without the […]
Amateur radio club starts up in Upshur County
A still-nameless amateur radio club has begun operating in Upshur County and called all radio enthusiasts out to its first meeting in Buckhannon Tuesday night.
🚧 Maintenance Improvements on US 33 in Lewis County
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Charleston, West Virginia. The West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) heavy maintenance crews have completed a significant drainage project along US 33 in Lewis County. This operation involved the pulling of shoulders and ditches adjacent to the pavement, improving drainage away from the roadway and strengthening the roadside embankments. The work aims to prevent water impoundments, shoulder failures, and reduce potential safety hazards for drivers. Residents and commuters in the area are likely to see positive results from these infrastructure enhancements.
Women’s Basketball Hosts Glenville State as they Honor 1994 WVIAC Champions
Wheeling, W. Va. - It will be another celebratory Saturday inside the Alma Grace McDonough Center as the Wheeling University Women's Basketball team (16-9, 11-7) honors one of the best teams in program history. There will be a special pregame ceremony at 1:50 PM as the Cardinals honor the 1993-1994 Women's Basketball team who took home the first-ever regular season and West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WVIAC) Championship in program history as well as being the first team to qualify for a National Championship tournament. Following the ceremony, the Cardinals will battle Glenville State with tip-off at 2 PM as they continue their journey to a conference championship of their own.
Baseball Heads for West Virginia
Erie, Pa. - Mercyhurst baseball get back out on the diamond this upcoming weekend for the first time in a couple of weeks as they head to Glenville, WV for a three-game set. After a historic start to the campaign in their 16-0 win over Notre Dame (Oh.), the team looks to keep things rolling when they see Glenville on Friday, February 23rd at 6:00 p.m., before a 2:30 p.m. matchup the following day with Charleston. They'll then return for one more game against D'Youville on the 25th with first pitch set for 12:00 p.m.
Men’s Basketball Looks to Climb Seeding Ladder with Matchup Against Glenville State
Wheeling, W. Va. - Despite falling to Concord last time out, the Wheeling University Men's Basketball team (8-16, 5-13) clinched their spot in the 2024 Mountain East Conference (MEC) Tournament with West Virginia Wesleyan's loss to the University of Charleston. They return home on Saturday and are looking to get as high of a seed as possible as they host Glenville State with tip-off at 4 PM. The Cardinals currently sit 2.5 games behind the Pioneers in the conference standings and a win would get them one step closer to leapfrogging Glenville State in the conference standings.
Woman arrested after throwing burning items out window
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - A woman was arrested in Webster County after throwing flaming items out of her window and calling police officers slurs while being arrested. On February 12th, Officers were called to a home in Coven, West Virginia, about a woman throwing burning items out of her window.
Trinity secures sectional title with 59-41 win over Braxton County
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Highlights from Trinity’s 59-41 win over Braxton County in the Class AA Region II, Section 2 championship game. The Warriors will host Frankfort Wednesday in the Class AA Region II co-finals while the Eagles visit Petersburg. (Highlights by Teran Malone) Trinity (18-5): Jenna Barnett –...
No. 19 WVU Wrestlers Rout Glenville State in Regular Season Finale
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.— The No. 19 ranked WVU wrestlers capped off its regular season on a high note, defeating Glenville State 42-3 alongside the University’s Beauty and the Beast Meet inside the WVU Coliseum on Sunday afternoon. West Virginia finished with a 10-5 overall record and 2-5 in Big...
Bulldogs upset Red Devils in LKC 3rd place game
GLENVILLE – Doddridge County boys basketball coach Paul Burnside exited the postgame locker room drenched from a bucket of water his players poured on him. That was a very good sign. The Bulldogs, ranked 10th in Class A in the coaches’ poll, appeared in the Little Kanawha Night of...