Harrison County, WV


Moorefield clinches regional title over South Harrison

LOST CREEK, W.Va. (WV News) — Moorefield showed exactly why it is the two-time Class A state champions, sweeping the Class A Region II title series with a 17-1 victory in six innings over South Harrison Wednesday night at SHHS Field. The Yellow Jackets (21-5) were dominant in many ways,...
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Harrison County Sheriff’s Office looking for shoplifting suspect

HAYWOOD, W.Va (WDTV) - The Harrison County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help identifying someone wanted for shoplifting. Officials say the man was involved in a shoplifting incident on June 5 at the Dollar General in Haywood. If you have any information, please contact Deputy Kesling at znkesling@harrisoncountywv.gov or call the department’s main number at 304-423-7700.
Clarksburg, WVWVNews

North Central West Virginia predicted to dry out after torrential storms

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WV News) — Even though ominous clouds over Harrison County threatened more rain Tuesday, AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Dave Dombek said scattered showers and thunderstorms across the region Tuesday were “a last gasp for a while.”. “Things are going to get a lot quieter weather-wise for a few days,”...
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Harrison County, West Virginia, BOE hear facility, academic and summer program updates

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WV News) — Harrison County Board of Education members met Tuesday to discuss county facilities, academics and program updates during a regular meeting. Assistant Superintendent Jimmy Lopez provided an update on facilities projects, including work being done at United High School, which is being renovated to become an elementary school for Adamston and Wilsonburg students, and at the new Lost Creek Elementary School, which is being built on the South Harrison campus in Lost Creek.

Donna Hage discusses becoming next Marion Co., West Virginia, superintendent

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WV News) — Marion County’s new superintendent of schools, Dr. Donna Hage, is excited to get started in her new job July 1. Currently working as Harrison County Schools assistant superintendent, Hage was selected to replace retiring Marion Superintendent Randy Farley. Hage, a Marion County native, has been...
Clarksburg, WVWVNews

'Artist After Hours' series to spotlight West Virginia arts community

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WV News) — The Cultural Foundation of Harrison County has announced the launch of the new Artist After Hours event series. The inaugural event will be held from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday at the Uptown Event Center in Clarksburg, and will feature artwork by local visual artist Carolyn Light and a live performance by local singer/songwriter Rus Reppert.
Stonewood, WVWVNews

Nadena Marie Hird

JANE LEW, W.Va. (WV News) — Nadena Marie Hird, 83, of Stonewood, passed away on Saturday June 12, 2021, after an extended stay at Stonerise-Morgantown Nursing Facility. She was born in Harrison County on April 29, 1938, a daughter of the late Frank Rogers and Mary Virginia Gawthrop Rogers. In...
Clarksburg, WVWVNews

Calendar of Events-Thursday

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 31, 7 p.m., Shinnston, monthly meeting at post home. All members welcome. City of Stonewood annual cleanup. Owings Baptist Church gospel show with Tim Lovelace, Christian comedian, songwriter seen on the Gaithers’ show. 7 p.m., Owings Baptist Church, Owings Road, Shinnston. Love offering. Clarksburg history museum...

Fire/EMS reports

• 9:18 a.m., 21327 Garrett Hwy., vehicle accident. Deep Creek VFD, Garrett County Emergency Services. • 2:38 p.m., 429 Durst Road, ambulance assist. Grantsville VFD. • 9:42 p.m., 1931 Durst Road, electrical hazard. Grantsville VFD. Wednesday, June 9. • 6:02 a.m., 168 Main St., electrical hazard. Grantsville VFD. • 6:34...
Clarksburg, WVWVNews

STOMP, the international percussion sensation, is coming to Clarksburg

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — It’s time to FEEL THE BEAT! The Cultural Foundation of Harrison County and The Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center are proud to present STOMP, the international percussion sensation, as it makes its premiere in Clarksburg, West Virginia, 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13. This event is made possible by the Barbara B. Highland Fund for the Arts.
Harrison County, WVWVNews

Manning Smith

MTN. LAKE PARK — Manning Lee Smith, 77, of Mountain Lake Park, died peacefully from complications of vascular dementia on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020, surrounded by family at his home. Born on Jan. 7, 1943, in Winston-Salem, N.C., he was the son of the late Charles Manning and Martha Lee...