Morgantown Fire Department responds to tractor trailer accident on Grafton overpass, investigation is ongoing

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — An investigation is ongoing into the cause of a tractor trailer accident that caused parts of Grafton Road outside of Morgantown to be closed Friday afternoon. The accident was reported by Monongalia County Emergency Management at around 1:00 p.m. on Friday, when the tractor trailer crashed just short of the on and…

Mon County BOE commemorates Board President Lytle, longtime member Walker in final meeting of their tenures

Monongalia County Board of Education President Ron Lytle and longtime member Nancy Walker have officially ended their over decade long runs as part of the BOE. The two longest-tenured members of the BOE were commemorated as part of their final meeting in June, where they were recognized for their roles in helping the county school…

City of Morgantown approves approx. $792,000 contract for 2024 City Street Improvement Plan

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A new contract has been approved for the City of Morgantown 2024 Street Improvement Plan. Morgantown City Council unanimously approved a contract awarded to Anderson Excavating LLC. valued at approximately $792,000. This will account for the paving of 45 city roads in four city neighborhoods. Deputy Director of the City’s Engineering and…