34-year-old Andrew Jeffries, last seen on a motorcycle in West Virginia on August 20, 2018Ada E.NewsBreak Contributor
Ware is top Tiger in townBenjamin E. SimmonsNewsBreak Contributor
Long John Silvers nearly finished with newly built restaurant in ElkinsBenjamin E. SimmonsNewsBreak Contributor
Dollar Tree to add new location in ElkinsBenjamin E. SimmonsNewsBreak Contributor
Las Trancas Mexican Restaurant set to open in ElkinsBenjamin E. SimmonsNewsBreak Contributor
Elkins man charged after being found with meth, needles and loaded gun
An Elkins man has been charged after officers say they found drugs, drug paraphernalia and a loaded gun during a search of him and his vehicle.
A Taste of Italy in Elkins: Three Unforgettable Dining Experiences
Welcome to this article where we'll be exploring three exquisite Italian restaurants located in Elkins. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? We'd love to hear about your experiences, so please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Elkins wins state title in swimming for the first time in school history
Morgantown, W.Va.— The Elkins Lady Tigers brought home their first state champion title on Friday with a team total of 184.50 points. The 400 yard freestyle team of Lilly Irons, Emily Durst, Lilly Anger and Rachel Shryock placed first in their event; and the 200 yard medley relay team of Rachel Shryock, Emma Ujvagi, Lilly […]
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.
This is where you can find the best tamale in West Virginia, according to Yelp
If you want to find the best tamale in the Mountain State, Yelp says you have to head to the town of Moorefield in Hardy County and check out Pupuseria Emerita.
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.
City of Elkins to begin recruiting new police officers
RANDOLPH, W.Va (WDTV) - The City of Elkins has announced they will begin recruiting new police officers in March of 2024. The City of Elkins Police Department is now recruiting and has a testing date set for March 30, 2024. They say applicants must be between the ages of 18-45...
Elkins hosting Source Water Protection Plan meeting
ELKINS, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Elkins residents are invited to a meeting today at 3:00 p.m. at City Hall to discuss the city’s Source Water Protection Plan. The SWPP creates a risk assessment, emergency response plan, & contingency plan that the city’s water department can utilize if something happens upstream that may affect our source water […]
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.
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.
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...
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:
🚧 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.
🚧 Road Maintenance Activities Underway in WVDOH District 8 Counties 🚧
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Charleston, West Virginia. The West Virginia Department of Highways (WVDOH) District 8 crews are currently engaged in various road maintenance activities across several counties. These counties include Pendleton, Pocahontas, Randolph, and Tucker, known for their challenging and mixed geography. In an effort to improve driving conditions for local residents and visitors alike, maintenance operations have been reported on multiple roadways. Workers have been actively pulling shoulders along CR 21/3 and performing canopy clearing on US 219 to ensure clearer visibility and safer driving lanes. Additionally, with winter conditions affecting roadway safety, the crew is also dedicated to clearing snow and ice on US 219 – a critical task for maintaining traffic flow and preventing accidents during this season. These ongoing maintenance efforts are part of WVDOH's commitment to road safety and infrastructure enhancement, ensuring that transportation within the district remains reliable and secure for all roadway users.
George “Tom” Harward retires after 45 years with Barbour Community Health Association
BELINGTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – When George “Tom” Harward started working in the medical field 45 years ago, he could not have foreseen being one of the founders of Belington Medical Clinic or the tremendous growth at Barbour Community Health Association (BCHA) that would occur under his leadership. Now, after a remarkable 45 years of service, […]
The gas price fluctuate between $2.94 and $3.19 in Elkins as of 2024-02-19. 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 Monday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.196 , according to AAA.
Petersburg fire destroys two buildings
PETERSBURG, Wv. (WHSV) - A fire broke out in Petersburg, West Virginia on February 13. The two buildings that were damaged were old apartments and a local pub. Danielle Raines, a waitress at Family Traditions, a restaurant located near where the fire happened said she knew something was off when it started to smell like smoke.
Taste of Oakland: 6 Fast Food Experiences You Need to Try
In this article, we're exploring six fast-food spots in Oakland. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Elkins Residents to Experience Emergency Power Outage Due to Substation Repairs
There will be an emergency power outage as MonPower works to restore services at its substation. Crews from MonPower have identified a broken insulator at their substation which needs to be repaired.Visit here for more details.
WVDOH preparing for Friday and Saturday’s snow
Ahead of anticipated snow across much of West Virginia Friday night into Saturday, West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) crews are treating the roads.