BOPARC continues construction of Marilla Park Aquatic Center, on track to be completed by end of 2024

This story was written by Joe Nelson MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The highly anticipated Marilla Park Aquatic Center is on track to be completed by the projected December 2024 finish date. BOPARC Executive Director Melissa Wiles offered an update on the construction of the approximately $14.6 million project, where she reported that the construction of the…

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BOPARC lifeguards cited for quick action, youth recovers after Krepp’s Pool medical emergency

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. –– Lifeguards at Krepp’s Park Pool are credited with saving a young child’s life who suffered a medical emergency on Saturday, June 8. According to a report from the Dominion Post, the 11-year-old son of Jason and Elizabeth Pauley had a medical emergency that caused him to fall into the water. BOPARC lifeguards…

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Mon County BOE approves agreement with MTEC, Pierpont Technical and Community to host surgical tech classes, certification

This story was written by Joe Nelson MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — An agreement is in place to have Pierpont Community and Technical College host surgical technician classes for students at the Monongalia County Technical Education Center (MTEC). The Monongalia County Board of Education unanimously approved the contract that will be one-year long as part of their…

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Harrison County commissioners consider extending Charles Pointe TIF

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — Commissioners in Harrison County will consider a 15-year extension of the Charles Pointe Tax Incremental Tax District (TIF) this week. The Charles Pointe TIF District expires in 2035, and a measure passed during the 2023 regular legislative session allows a 15-year extension. On WAJR’s “Talk of the Town,” Harrison County commissioner Patsy…

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Vandalia Health celebrates two years with major capitol investment and expansion

CHARLESTON, W.Va. Vandalia Health will soon celebrate the second anniversary of the merger between Mon Health and the Charleston Area Medical Center. Now, the health system has 14 hospitals, from the far south in the state to the full service offerings in Charleston, the Davis Health System, Mon Health facilities in Morgantown, and affiliations with…

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Some changes advised as probe of complaints about charter school West Virginia Academy is completed

This story was written by Brad McElhinny The executive director of the board overseeing charter schools in the state today described concluding an investigation of practices at West Virginia Academy, one of the state’s original charter schools in Morgantown. James Paul The review and some corrective actions generally focused on whether West Virginia Academy has appropriate…

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Some Monongalia County Assessor’s Office employees say they have no confidence in the county commission

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A group of workers in the Monongalia County Assessor’s Office say they have no confidence in the Monongalia County Commission and that’s why they want to join a union. A member of the Monongalia County Assessor’s Office addressed county commissioners Wednesday about their efforts to organize with the United Mine Workers of…

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MMMPO approves establishment of Transportation Improvement Plan committee to discuss timing of road projects with DOH officials

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Members of the Monongalia Morgantown Metropolitan Planning Organization (MMMPO) will be a part of a committee to meet with DOH officials to get an update on the scheduling of the Transportation Improvement Plan. The motion to establish the committee was approved by a near unanimous vote after discussions related to the planned…

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MUB dedicates critical infrastructure to former slave, African-American entrepreneur

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Morgantown Utility Board (MUB) dedicated what leaders are calling the most important piece of infrastructure after former slave and African-American entrepreneur John Edwards. More than 20 family members from all over the country came to the dedication ceremony on Don Knotts Boulevard on Thursday. The four-mile, 30-inch raw water line from…

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Interim sheriff named in Preston County

KINGWOOD, W.Va. — Commissioners in Preston County have named James Fields the interim sheriff following the sudden passing of Preston County Sheriff Paul Pritt Monday. Fields has served as Preston County Sheriff in the past and was once hired by Pritt. No other information has been released. Efforts to reach Fields have been unsuccessful. Pritt…

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Peace Officer Memorial Day observed in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — As part of National Police Week, Morgantown and the Monongalia County community came together Wednesday for Peace Officer Memorial Day. A formation of officers stood at attention while Monongalia County Commission President Sean Sikora read a proclamation recognizing the sacrifices of those who have lost their lives and conducted a wreath-laying. As…

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Federal inmate sentenced for mailing threatening letters to elected officials

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — An inmate at Federal Correctional Institution Gilmer serving a 125 month sentence for mailing threatening communications to officials has been sentenced to additional time for the same charge. Stephen Elbert Boykin, 52, has been sentenced to an additional 52 months for mailing threatening letters to President Barrack Obama and Michelle Obama, Florida…

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Crash reported into Bruceton Mills area home

BRUCETON MILLS, W.Va. –– One person was flown from the scene of a crash into a home in Bruceton Mills early Monday. Members of the Bruceton Brandonville Volunteer Fire Department were called to the scene off North Preston Highway at 12:21 a.m. Volunteers had to stabilize the structure before the vehiclecould be removed. One person…

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One arrested following Fairmont pursuit

FAIRMONT, W.Va. A suspect wanted for multiple warrants has been taken into custody following a recent pursuit in Fairmont. On Tuesday, April 30, officers with the Fairmont Police Department observed Sidney Walker, 50, in the driver’s seat of a parked maroon Chevy Trailblazer in the 400 block of Quincy Street with two women in the…

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Detectives seek robbery suspect in Mon County

MONONGALIA COUNTY, W.Va. The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department is searching for the suspect in a Sunday afternoon robbery on Mid-Atlantic Drive. The robbery was reported at the tobacco, vape, and cigar shop at 3:09 p.m. The suspect allegedly grabbed two jars of Venera THC valued at $1,200 and fled the store. Information about the incident…

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Mon County Health Department seeks public input, offers community surveys and town hall meetings

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Monongalia County Health Department (MCHD) is conducting a community health survey and plans two town hall meetings to inform the public about the services they provide. “We touch the community in so many different areas—inspecting restaurants, providing health care, and training food workers,” said Anthony DeFelice, MCHD’s executive director. In addition…

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MHS senior named 2024 Presidential Scholar

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) has announced the recipients of the 2024 U.S. Presidential Scholars are from Morgantown High School in Monongalia County and Wheeling Park High School in Ohio County. Lauren Jiayi Shen from Morgantown High School and Grant Carter Kenamond from Wheeling Park High School were named along…

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Study including WVU and Marshall analyzes cyber threats to Artificial Intelligence systems

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Researchers from West Virginia University (WVU), Marshall University, and Florida International University are exploring the cybersecurity needs of artificial intelligence technologies with a $1.75 million grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Professor and Chairman of the Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources in the Lane Department of Computer…

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Federal agents search for fugitive drug suspect

MONONGALIA COUNTY, W.Va. — The United States Marshals Service is looking for a suspect known to frequent Randolph, Barbour, Monongalia, and Harrison Counties and hopes members of the public can help. Officials said Jason David Davis, 34, is wanted for a federal bond violation related to an original charge of conspiracy to distribute controlled substances.…

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Four arrested in Upshur County drug raid

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. — Detectives from the Upshur County Sheriff’s Department have made four drug-related arrests after serving a search warrant at a home on Randolph Street. Detectives and members of the Mountain Region Drug and Violent Crime Task Force arrested Crystal Blankenship, 38; Eric Bellomy, 34; Joseph Lane, 34; and Jordan Sines, 27, for possession…

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Marshals arrest fugitive in Mannington

MANNINGTON, W.Va. — Acting on a tip, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) Mountain State Fugitive Task Force arrested a wanted subject in Mannington. Jason Lee Barr, 50, of Mannington, was arrested at 3 p.m. Wednesday at a residence on Highland Street. Barr was wanted by the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department for possession of a concealed…

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City of Morgantown to consider increase in parking permit prices, additional monthly parking passes

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The City of Morgantown could see the implementation of new permits in blue curb parking neighborhoods and a rate increase in parking garages within city limits. Morgantown Parking Authority (MPA) Director Dana McKenzie presented proposals in front of Morgantown City Council during their monthly committee of the whole, where they requested permission…

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Mannington man charged with bigamy

MANNINGTON, W.Va. A Mannington man has been arrested and charged with violating state marriage laws. Deputies from the Taylor County Sheriff’s Department allege Christopher Carpenter, 28, was already married to a woman in Maryland when he tied the knot with another woman in Marion County in March of 2021. The couple now lives in Taylor…

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Retired award winning UPD K-9 officer dies

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A retired West Virginia University Police Department K-9 officer has died due to complications from cancer. Ginger was a golden retriever who served for 12 years in explosives detection and security at large events in Milan Puskar Stadium and the Coliseum. Giner retired and passed away in April. She was named the…

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Economic growth in the state ag sector continues

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The state Department of Agriculture is working to increase food production, maintain forests and waters and create jobs. State Commissioner of Agriculture Kent Leonhardt said they have used abandoned mine lands in many cases to establish businesses like Buzz Foods in Charleston. The company operates the Appalachian Abattoir, distributing locally produced meats…

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Morgantown man convicted in child porn case

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A jury has found a 39-year-old Morgantown man has been convicted of possessing and receiving child pornography in federal court. FBI agents identified the IP address of Christopher Harp active in sending and receiving illegal images via a peer-to-peer network. A subsequint search located hundreds of illegal images and videos, some with…

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Drug Take Back Day this Saturday

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — National Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at several locations across Monongalia County. Spokesman for the United States Drug Enforcement Agency Kevin McWilliams said nationwide they expect to collect hundreds of thousands of pounds of unused or expired medications. In West Virginia, that number…

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UPDATED: Arrest made in Cheat Lake shooting

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – On Thursday, detectives from the Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department arrested Rick Allen Cordes, 49, of Morgantown for first-degree murder in connection with the shooting on Fallen Water Lane on Friday, April 19. Detectives said the victim, Jennifer Hribar, 39, of Morgantown, died of an apparent gunshot wound to the back of the…

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Councilors in Morgantown want Dower to lead Region 4 of the West Virginia First Foundation

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. During a special meeting on Tuesday, Morgantown City Council made decisions on the replacement of Jonathan Board as Region 4 Representative to the West Virginia First Foundation and added public safety to their list of federal grant requests. The West Virginia First Foundation, tasked with distributing hundreds of millions in opioid settlement money,…

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Morgantown wins 2024 Academic Showdown

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Morgantown High School Team 1 won the Academic Showdown championship Tuesday and Bluefield High School was the runner-up at the West Virginia Culture Center. Students received questions in the areas of math, science, history, fine arts, general knowledge, pop culture and more through intense, fast-paced rounds of questions. Teams consisted of students…

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Sentence handed down in USP Hazelton killing

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — A former inmate from United State Penitentiary Hazelton has been sentenced in the death of another inmate in December of 2023. Stephen C. Crawford, 45, has been sentenced to 188 months in prison for voluntary manslaughter, assault with a dangerous weapon, and assault resulting in serious bodily harm. Crawford was convicted in…

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Feds announce more than $140 million to revitalize coal communities, address legacy pollution

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management Dr. Steve Feldgus announced $140 million from fiscal year 2023 from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda to address dangerous and polluting abandoned mine lands (AML) in Morgantown Monday. The plan is expected to create good-paying, family-sustaining jobs, and catalyze economic opportunity in…

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Mon County Fatal shooting under investigation

MONONGALIA COUNTY, W.Va. The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a Friday fatal shooting in the Cheat Lake area. Deputies went to the Falling Water Lane area at 8:30 p.m. and found a female with a fatal gunshot wound. The female was pronounced dead at the scene. Monongalia County Sheriff’s Detectives are conducting the investigation.

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Fairmont State University Police Academy to end basic officer training, shift to continuing education

FAIRMONT, W.Va. – The Fairmont State University’s Police Academy will end the basic officer academy in FY 2024-25 and transition to offering continuing education courses. “Among our primary focus is to provide learning opportunities that benefit the state of West Virginia in addition to our students,” said Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr.…

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Clarksburg murder suspect reportedly dead

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. A suspect in a 2023 murder in Clarksburg has died of unspecified causes. Ulices Pineda was charged with first-degree murder and being a felon in possession of a firearm in June 2023 after allegedly shooting Clarksburg resident David Mazza in the back four times. Detectives identified Pineda through surveillance that showed a confrontation…

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One hurt in Grafton garage fire

GRAFTON, W.Va. One person was transported following a garage fire in Grafton on Thursday. Firefighters from Boothsville, Flemington, Bridgeport, and Taylor EMS responded around 4:45 p.m. and said the fire started when wind blew a transformer onto the garage. Officials said the person transported from the scene was being treated for smoke inhalation. No other…

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Commissioners in Mon County approve of new DOH maintenance plan, additional staff to manage road issues

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Commissioners in Monongalia County are thanking Senator Mike Oliverio, R. Monongalia, Delegate Joe Statler, R. Monongalia, Governor Justice, and state Department of Highways leadership for the recent contract awarded to Anderson Excavating LLC. After years of debate and requests, the DOH has agreed to use a private contractor for some core maintenance…

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Michigan residents arrested, post bail in drug cases again

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Two Michigan residents have been arrested after being found with controlled substances in downtown Morgantown early Monday. Deputies with the Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department stopped a vehicle with a Pennsylvania registration driving on Chestnut Street with no taillights at 12:30 a.m. Deputies identified the driver as Quantrez Gibson, 26, of Sterling Heights,…

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One injured in Upshur County rollover crash

UPSHUR COUNTY, W.Va. – A commercial truck crash in Upshur County on Route 20 near Hodgesville could have been caused by excessive speed. Deputies from the Upshur County Sheriff’s Department said the truck carrying scrap metal failed to negotiate a curve and rolled. The driver was treated forminor injuries at St. Joseph Hospital in Buckhannon.…

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Two charged in Morgantown fatal overdose

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Two people have been charged in Monongalia County in connection with a deadly overdose in January 2023. Deputies were called to an apartment at Viewcrest Village for a cardiac arrest but found four overdose victims upon arrival. Police thought the group was using suspected cocaine, but a lab test determined the substance…

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Key leader retires from HCSO

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Lieutenant R. A. Titchenal has announced his retirement from the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department. Lieutenant Titchenal began his law enforcement career as a patrolman for the city of Nutter Fort and was hired by the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office on February 17, 2003. During his tenure with the Sheriff’s Office, Lieutenant Titchenal…

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Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department announces identity of body found in Monongahela River

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department announced that the body found in the Monongahela River on March 27 has been identified. Arthurdale resident James Weaver, 48, was found dead about a month after he was reported missing to the Westover Police Department on February 14. Monongalia County Sheriff Perry Palmer reported that the…

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Pennsylvania man living in Morgantown sentenced for failing to update sex offender registration

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – A Waynesburg man has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for failing to update his sex offender registration. Police were called to a Morgantown apartment complex where a resident believed Larry Collins Bryan, 65, inappropriately touched her child. Bryan was convicted of statutory rape in 1992 in Greene County, Pennsylvania,…

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House Democrats talk special session priorities

CHARLESTON, W.Va. Monday afternoon, House Democrats presented what they wanted and didn’t want in the proposed May special session. House Minority Leader Sean Hornbuckle, D. Cabell, 25, said the special session should not be a second attempt for Republicans to pass measures related to their cultural agenda. Hornbuckle said too much time was wasted debating…

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FEMA deadlines approaching for residents in Harrison, Calhoun, Clay, and Harrison Counties

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. –– Federal Emergency Management officials are asking disaster relief recipients to complete U.S. Small Business Administration loan application forms by April 1, 2024. The SBA grants low-interest loans to businesses of all sizes, landlords, homeowners, renters and eligible private nonprofit organizations that sustained disaster damage or losses during the severe storms and floods…

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Reward offered in multi-county copper thefts

RITCHIE COUNTY, W.Va. — Antero Resources is offering a $3,500 reward for information that leads to the arrest and prosecution of those responsible for the theft of copper from their facilities. The thefts have been reported in Ritchie, Doddridge and Tyler counties. Official said about 200-feet of copper were taken from five locations in Ritchie…

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Morgantown council proposes smoke shop zoning amendment, strategic plan accomplishments

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Morgantown City Council has proposed an ordinance to amend the zoning code to establish a classification for smoke shops and touted strategic plan accomplishments. Kay, Casto, and Chaney attorney representing the city, Ryan Simonton, said city planning officials don’t have regulations that provide clarification under the current code on where smoke shops and…

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Two charged with neglect in Glenville

GLENVILLE, W.Va. State police have arrested two in Gilmer County after an investigation into alleged child neglect at the Oak Valley Apartment complex. On March 23, troopers with the West Virginia State Police responded to a call about a child playing in the street who was wet and wearing light clothing. Troopers arrived to find…

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Clarksburg resident indicted on federal gun, drug charges

CLARKSBURG, W. Va. — Federal officials have indicted a Clarksburg resident in connection with firearms violations and fentanyl charges. Martin Lynn Queen, 61, is accussed of unlawful possession of a firearm and possession with intent to distribute fentanyl. Court documents allege investigators conducted multiple vehicle and property searches, uncovering fentanyl stamps, fentanyl, drug paraphernalia, and…

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Refurbished Tygart Hotel reopens in Elkins

ELKINS, W.Va. The Tygart Hotel in downtown Elkins has reopened following a $18 million renovation project spearheaded by Woodlands Development & Lending and community leaders. The project is funded largely through tax credit investments, investors, and financing from Davis Trust Company, Pendleton Community Bank, and Freedom Bank. The building was built in 1907 and boasted…

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WVU announces nursing diploma program

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Following a years-long struggle to maintain staffing levels, WVU Medicine has gone back to a familiar concept to give more people at any point in their work lives the opportunity to earn a nursing degree. The West Virginia RN Board has approved their plans for a 21-month diploma program through the WVU…

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Mon County commissioner urges the governor to reject bill to loosen vaccine policies in some schools

MONONGALIA COUNTY, W.Va. – House Bill 5105 would allow private and parochial schools to set their own vaccination policies and is waiting for approval from Governor Justice. Monongalia County Commissioner and retired guidance counselor formerly with Monongalia County Schools for more than 30 years, Tom Bloom, said if the measure becomes law, it will endanger…

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Del. Hansen calls for legislators to address $465 million federal “clawback,” state budget adjustments ahead of anticipated special session

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Monongalia County Delegate Evan Hansen hopes that the state budget and a potential $465 million in coronavirus relief “clawback” will be sorted out in the anticipated special legislative session this spring. After legislatures passed the state budget in the closing hours of the regular session, despite the additional extra day implemented by…

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Morgantown Citizens Police Review and Advisory Board addresses FOP 87 ‘no confidence’ vote in Chief Powell during meeting

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Members of the City of Morgantown Citizens Police Review and Advisory Board have voiced their support of their recent case review with Police Chief Eric Powell. Less than a week after the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 87 of Monongalia and Preston Counties issued a vote of ‘no confidence’ toward Powell over…

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Visit Mountaineer Country CVB, Mon County Commissioners to participate in Moto GP site visit

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Members of Monongalia County Commission and Visit Mountaineer Country CVB will participate in a multi-county effort to bring an international competition to the Morgantown Area. Representatives from the Greene County (Pennsylvania) Convention and Visitors Bureau, along with the Greene County Commission, will join Monongalia County Commissioners and Visit Mountaineer Country as part…

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Morgantown Utility Board approves two projects to support Van Voorhis Road sewer and waterline relocation

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Two projects that will support the relocation of the Morgantown Utility Board’s (MUB) Van Voorhis Road water and sewer lines have been given the green light. To account for the West Virginia Department of Highways (DOH) expansion project expected to begin in 2024, MUB board members approved the contract for the relocation…

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Sen. Manchin announces $191 million in Senate appropriations for 151 West Virginia projects, 13 from Monongalia County

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — U.S. Senator Joe Manchin announced that over $191 million has been secured for 151 West Virginia-based projects as part of the Senate Appropriations Committee. In a press release from Sen. Machin’s office Monday, details were released on 13 Monongalia County-based projects that will receive approximately $13.68 million of the appropriations. The majority…

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Prosecution rests in mon County murder trial

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The defense will begin presenting its case Monday in a Monongalia County murder trial. Detroit resident Cleotis Eppes allegedly killed Morgantown resident Matt Moore in May 2022. Co-defendant Arlo Romano has already pleaded guilty to related charges. The prosecution rested its case Friday after a full day of testimony from Monongalia County…

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FEMA announces deadline for North Central West Virginia victims of 2023 storms to apply for relief

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — North Central West Virginia residents who were affected by the intense storms that occurred during August 2023 are being encouraged to explore Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) assistance before the April application deadline. Residents affected in Harrison, Calhoun, Kanawha, Clay, and Boone counties are urged to visit a designated FEMA assistance site…

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Charleston attorney, Kanawha County BOE member Ryan White continues campaign for State Intermidate Court of Appeals judgeship

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A longtime member of the Kanawha County Board of Education visited Morgantown as part of his campaign for a judgeship on the West Virginia Intermediate Court of Appeals. Charleston attorney Ryan White met with the Monongalia County Commissioners during their final meeting in February, where he discussed his goals if he’s elected…

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Morgantown shelter to lose state funding

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Bartlett Housing Solutions will not receive any state funding from the West Virginia Coalition to End Homelessness or the West Virginia Department of Human Services this year. The designated emergency triage shelter in the community has traditionally received $166,000 of its half-million-dollar operating budget from those two organizations. Instead, the Rainbow House, an…

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Morgantown councilors approves first reading of 2024-25 budget, calls for consideration towards Mountain Line funding

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Members of Morgantown City Council approved the first reading of the 2024-25 budget with an adjustment made towards extra funding for the city library. The first reading of the ordinance to approve the $45,031,858 budget for 2024–25 that included an adjustment of $20,000 towards library operations was unanimously approved by council during…

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Elkins High School senior named 2024 West Virginia Journalism Student of the Year, headed to national convention

ELKINS, W.Va. Elkins High School senior Kaelan Lovett has been selected as the 2024 West Virginia Journalism Student of the Year and will represent the state at the Journalism Education Association’s National High School Journalism Convention in Kansas City, Missouri, April 4 through 6. His submission to win the honor included a narrative about his…

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Capito, Manchin effort to rename Clarksburg Federal Courthouse in honor of Judge Irene M. Keeley

WASHINGTON D.C. — The U.S. Senate unanimously passed legislation to designate the Clarksburg Federal Courthouse as the “Irene M. Keeley United States Courthouse.” The legislation was authored by authored by U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.). The legislation will now proceed to consideration in the House of Representatives. Judge Keeley was…

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Morgantown councilors get a 2024-25 budget brief, look to control costs in the upcoming year

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The draft Morgantown 2024–25 budget was presented to city council and got the first official vote at their next regular meeting on Tuesday, March 5. Kevin Tennant, Morgantown finance director told councilors the total general fund budget is $45,031,858 for the 2024–25 budget, up from $43,031,447 the year before. “Revenues remain strong; I…

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Doddridge County Schools superintendent resigns, moves to the private sector

WEST UNION, W.Va. The superintendent of Doddridge County Schools, Dr. Adam Cheeseman, has announced his resignation and plans to join Rank One Computing as the director of school and community safety. Rank One Computing supplies facial, object, and text recognition software to the U.S. military, law enforcement, commercial organizations, and schools, with an office on…

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Public meetings planned this week for the state electric vehicle infrastructure plan

CHARLESTON, W. Va. – Public informational meetings are scheduled this week in Cross Lanes, Morgantown, and Shepherdstown to discuss West Virginia’s National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) plan. The meeting in Cross Lanes will be Wednesday, February 28, at the Public Library; in Morgantown the meeting will be held at the Marilla Center; and in Shepherdstown…

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