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Cougars never trail in 67-38 MSAC title-game rout

John McCoy: ‘Devil is in the details’ for new deer-farm regulations

Like the proverbial dog that finally caught the car he’d been chasing, state agriculture officials are probably wondering what the heck they’re going to do with deer farms.

Last week, the state Legislature passed a bill that would...

Outdoors Calendar — Feb. 22


The West Virginia Natural Resources Commission will hold its quarterly meeting, 1 p.m., at the DNR headquarters building in South Charleston.

Feb. 26

The Midland Trail Friends of NRA will hold their annual banquet, 6-11 p.m.,...

Cold’s gone, but winter weather wreaks havoc in W.Va.
Cold’s gone, but winter weather wreaks havoc in W.Va.

Well, it’s not cold anymore.

Saturday’s winter storm carried a veritable smorgasbord of precipitation to the Kanawha Valley, and with it power outages, slick roads and property damage.

“Rain, snow, freezing rain, sleet,...

Water line break floods Boone County courthouse

A water line break on Saturday flooded the basement of the Boone County courthouse, according to dispatchers.

The break caused roughly four feet of water collect in the basement of the courthouse, dispatch said.

There were high-water...

Police suspect cold a factor in deaths of 2 in Logan County

CHAPMANVILLE, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia State Police believe the frigid weather was a factor in the deaths of two people in Logan County.

Senior Trooper J.E. Garren said Saturday that a neighbor found the bodies of 35-year-old Michael...

Photo: Model Railroad Show
Photo: Model Railroad Show

Woman strikes cruiser hours after being released from jail

A woman hit a police cruiser with her car early Saturday morning in St. Albans, hours after being released from jail Friday night, the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Dpeartment said.

Susan Marie Scott, 51, of Saint Albans had been...

Steelhammer: Pizza crust, Huntington ugliness, damp walls and other random thoughts

I stopped by my neighborhood Little Caesars last week to pick up a Hot-N-Ready to cure my cold and hungry, when the cashier asked an intriguing question: “Would you like to try a deep dish pizza with our new bacon-wrapped crust?...

Cleanup continues at site of derailment, road to close Saturday night

Almost everyone has returned to their homes, the road is half open and cleanup continues in Fayette County at the site of last week’s train derailment and explosion.

One lane of West Virginia Route 61, which leads through Mount Carbon,...

Snowshoe discourages travel after snowstorm

Due to severe snowstorms and high levels of snow accumulation, Snowshoe Mountain Ski Resort in Pocahontas County is discouraging people from driving to and from the resort thing weekend.

The area received 18 inches of snowfall Friday night and...

MSAC basketball games still on (updated 3:30 p.m.)

The Mountain State Athletic Conference Night of Champions basketball games are still on for Saturday.

MSAC Commissioner Fred Aldridge said all four games remain as scheduled as another winter weather storm descends on the Kanawha Valley....

Federal highway money dwindles for W.Va.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Federal cash for building and fixing West Virginia roads has diminished at more than twice the five-year national rate – a key factor as a governor-appointed panel considers ways to find another $1 billion-plus for...

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