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AAA: After slow start, it’s the same old Martinsburg
RON AGNIR | Martinsburg Journal
AAA: After slow start, it’s the same old Martinsburg

Martinsburg, a program that has ruled high school football longer than any team in Class AAA history, was looking a bit vulnerable back in September.

The Bulldogs managed to win three of their first four games, but didn’t exactly knock...

Doug Smock: Salute to a special Herd senior class
Doug Smock: Salute to a special Herd senior class

HUNTINGTON — When Doc Holliday went to work at his first head coaching job, he envisioned a senior class such as this.

When Rakeem Cato, Tommy Shuler, Chris Jasperse, James Rouse and 15 others are introduced...

Marshall seniors, career stats

Career stats of Marshall’s 19 seniors, who will be honored before Marshall’s noon Friday game against Western Kentucky:

Arnold Blackmon, DE: 9 starts, 54 tackles, 18 TFL, 8 sacks, 3 PBU, 5 forced fumbles

Blake Brooks, G: 5...

Dave Hickman: WVU in a giving mood this year

MORGANTOWN — There are all sorts of Thanksgiving themes we could work with here in relation to one very important part of West Virginia’s football success — or lack thereof — this season....

Roundup: Midland’s Tolbert, Logan’s Collins among MU softball signees

Abigail Tolbert of Cabell Midland High School and Summer Collins of Logan High School highlight the six recent signings made by Marshall softball coach Shonda Stanton.

The other signees are:

MU TICKETS: The Marshall ticket ...

Animal shelter offers free adoptions Friday

The Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association Animal Shelter is offering free dog and cat adoptions from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to try to thin out the animals that are overrunning the facility.

Charleston law firm Robinson & McElwee has donated $4,...

Don’t put fat in drains, officials urge

As turkeys and hams are prepared and pans pile up, workers at the Putnam Public Service District want area chefs to remember that fat, oil and grease have no place in drains.

When the remains of cooking adventures make their way into the sewer,...

Protesters gather in opposition to decision in Ferguson
Protesters gather in opposition to decision in Ferguson

Standing in a cold rain, a diverse group of about 25 people gathered on the West Virginia State Capitol steps on Wednesday in protest of a grand jury’s decision not to indict the white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, who shot dead an...

Mini ‘Middle’ marathon and more this Thanksgiving weekend
Mini ‘Middle’ marathon and more this Thanksgiving weekend

If you’re up bright and early Thursday and looking for a way to kick off your Thanksgiving that doesn’t involve the Macy’s parade, might I suggest ABC Family’s mini “The Middle” marathon?...

Fairmont to give center to domestic violence group

FAIRMONT — Fairmont officials plan to donate a former Army Reserve center to a group that helps domestic violence victims.

Media outlets report that City Council approved the first reading of a proposed...

Boil-water advisories

West Virginia American Water has lifted a boil-water advisory for approximately 250 customers in Scarbro and Wingrove. The advisory was issued for customers along Jasper Road, Wingrove Hill Road, Scarbro Road, Plum Orchard Lake Road, Stover Hollow...

Salvation Army kettle donations down

The Salvation Army of Charleston is seeing a decrease in Christmas Kettle donations this season. This year’s goal is $215,000.

“We are $6,200 behind compared to last year’s income at this time,” said Major Darrell...

ArtWalk: Black Friday edition

If crowded malls and shopping centers aren’t your ideal Black Friday locales, then bundle up and head downtown for ArtWalk’s special Black Friday edition from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Several downtown galleries and stores will be open for you ...

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