West Virginia Teacher Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle in School Parking Lot: 'Profound Tragedy'People1 DAY AGO
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Man found dead from gunshot wounds, another charged with felony murder
A man is dead and another was charged with felony murder after the Harrison County Sheriff's Office said a man was found dead from gunshot wounds on Jack Run Road Wednesday.
Memorial fund for Ryan Lantz raises $14,000
A GoFundMe page created in honor of a Liberty High School teacher who was killed Tuesday has gone well beyond its goal in only two days.
Months-long lane closures planned for both sides of US 50 through Clarksburg
U.S. Route 50 will undergo lane closures in both directions through Clarksburg beginning on Monday, Feb. 26.
As schools consolidate in rural Harrison County, students and alumni worry kids will suffer
Parents of West Virginia students are moving their children to private and home schools. As public school attendance drops, Harrison County is consolidating and teachers are leaving, fueling concerns that students left behind won't get the attention they need. As schools consolidate in rural Harrison County, students and alumni worry kids will suffer appeared first on Mountain State Spotlight, West Virginia's civic newsroom.
Salem Elementary School Teacher is this week’s Davis and Elkins Excellence in Education
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - " It definitely means a lot to me. I’ve put so much time and effort into being a teacher and teaching definitely isn’t easy , it’s a tough job to do. So, this is my sixth year and I’m hanging in there strong because I do really enjoy it and there’s a lot that teachers have to deal with; we wear many different hats. So, at times it can really start to weigh on you; and so, to really get this reward it kind of makes it all worth it.”
Local West Virginia man dies in house fire
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia State Fire Marshal has released information regarding a Tyler County resident who died in a house fire on Tuesday. Officials say the fire broke out on the 500 block of Braden Hill Road in Alma, West Virginia, around 2:00 p.m. The victim was a 72-year-old male. Investigators with the […]
West Virginia Teacher Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle in School Parking Lot: 'Profound Tragedy'
Veteran educator Ryan Lantz was struck by the vehicle outside Liberty High School in Clarksburg on Tuesday morning, per local reports
I-79 lane reopened after car hit concrete barrier
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - Officials with the Harrison County 911 center have confirmed a car accident occurred on I-79 today near exit 117. The accident occurred when a car struck a concrete jersey barrier wall. Anmoore Fire Department and EMS, Stonewood Fire Department, and Harrison SO responded to the scene.
Experience Authentic Mexican Cuisine: 3 Clarksburg Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a guide to three notable Mexican restaurants in Clarksburg. Have you had the chance to dine in any of these places? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Harrison County Feb 22 Weekly Crime Report: 164 Incidents and 6 Crime Stories
Harrison County Feb 22 Weekly Crime Report: 164 Incidents and 6 Crime Stories. During the last week, Harrison County reported a total of 164 crime cases. The most common crime was categorized as 'Other', with 53 instances, accounting for approximately 32% of all reported crimes. This was followed by 'Theft', with 38 instances, or 23% of the total crime cases. 'Suspicious Situation' was the third most common crime, with 24 instances, making up roughly 15% of all cases. 'Assault' and 'Trespass' were also notable, with 17 and 16 cases respectively. Other less frequent but significant crimes included 'Burglary' with 7 cases, 'Vandalism' with 6 cases, and 'Arrest' with 2 cases. The least common crime was 'Shooting', with only one case reported. This data indicates a need for increased vigilance and preventative measures to curb theft and suspicious activities in the place, while the high number of cases categorized as 'Other' suggests a diverse range of less common crimes. The single shooting case, while minimal in comparison, is a severe incident that warrants serious attention.
Large police presence on Jack Run Rd, street shut down in both directions
CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - UPDATE: Police have confirmed one man was found murdered on Jack Run Road Wednesday. One man is in custody, and more arrests are expected. Click below for the latest. ORIGINAL STORY:. A large police presence is currently active on Jack Run Road in Clarksburg. The road...
🚧 Roadway Restoration Completed on CR 4, Doddridge County
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Charleston, West Virginia. Road maintenance crews have successfully finished scarifying and applying aggregate to various sections of the roadway in Doddridge County, aiming to improve driving conditions by restoring the road's original cross-section, eradicating rutted areas, and stabilizing widened road segments. This recent development in infrastructure maintenance was carried out under the West Virginia Department of Highways District 4 (WVDOH D4) supervision. The restoration work achieved on County Road 4 (CR 4) is part of the ongoing efforts to enhance road safety and quality for residents and commuters in the region. Local motorists are now experiencing improved roadway conditions as a result of these maintenance activities.
Doddridge County, WV High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 22
Is there high school basketball on the agenda today in Doddridge County, West Virginia? Of course there is. To make sure you don't miss a possession, we offer specifics on how to stream the games in the article below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep...
Fire Marshal reports fatal fire, separate arson arrest
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The state Fire Marshal’s Office is reporting a fatal fire and an arrest in a separate arson case. Investigators said a 72-year-old man was killed in a house fire in Tyler County Tuesday. The blaze occurred in the community of Alma at around 2 p.m.
Community mourns loss of beloved coach/teacher following accident in school parking lot
CLARKSBURG, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Staff, students, and community members throughout Harrison County are mourning the tragic loss of a teacher and coach following a Tuesday morning accident in the school’s parking lot. Coach and educator, Ryan Lantz is confirmed to have passed before the start of the school day on Tuesday, with the unfortunate news […]
The total snowfall Tyler County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Tyler County, West Virginia received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Crews respond to five-acre brush fire in Salem
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - A 5-Acre brush fire was reported in Salem, West Virginia. Around 3:00 p.m. Salem Fire Department responded to a call about a brush fire on Grass Run Road. Officials say the fire has covered an area as large as 5-acres. Crews responded and are currently on...
Mall Business, City Man's Restaurant among Winners in 2023 Best of West Virginia; Other Locals Listed
In the recent Winter of 2023 WV Living Magazine the “Best of WV” winners for the year were announced and several of those honored were from Bridgeport, the immediate area, or had a business tie to Bridgeport. There were two winners directly related to Bridgeport along with one...
Clarksburg, West Virginia, federal jury clears former FCI Gilmer prisoner in attack on senior correctional officer
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WV News) — A former prisoner at Federal Correctional Institution Gilmer has been acquitted on charges alleging he attacked a guard while serving time there. A federal jury in Clarksburg returned the acquittal verdicts Wednesday, the second day of trial for Deon J. Green, 50, of Washington,...
Twitty & Lynn to Make Return Visit to Robinson Grand
The Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center is excited for the return of Twitty & Lynn to downtown Clarksburg on Saturday, April 27 at the historic Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center. Tayla Lynn and Tre Twitty have country music in their blood. The grandchildren of famed duo Loretta Lynn and Conway...