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Capital hosts Martinsburg in semifinal rematch
KENNY KEMP | Saturday Gazette-Mail
Capital hosts Martinsburg in semifinal rematch

Different teams have used different strategies this season when defending Capital, the state’s highest-scoring squad.

Some opt to focus on Kashuan Haley, the Cougars’ breakaway threat at tailback. Others elect to play their base...

Richard D. Bradley

Richard Dallas Bradley, 65, of York, S.C., went to be with the Lord on Nov. 22, 2014. He will be laid to rest at The Bradley Family Cemetery in Peytona, W.Va. He was kind, understanding and a great friend. He will be dearly missed by all.

Bessie L. Fisher

Bessie Louise Fisher, 79, of Exchange, died Nov. 24, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home, Webster Springs. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the funeral home.

Rosaleta Javins
Rosaleta Javins

Rosaleta Javins, 70, of Duson, La., formerly of Cross Lanes, passed away Nov. 23, 2014.

She was a homemaker, Christian and a member of the VFW Auxiliary.

Preceding her in death were her parents, John and Virgie Ellis Quigley, and her...

John Daniel Price
John Daniel Price

John Daniel Price ("Dan"), 66, of New Orleans, formerly of Charleston, entered into eternal rest Nov. 24, 2014.

He was born May 25, 1948 in Charleston, a son of the late Maxie R. and Eileen B. Price. He was also preceded in death by his daughter,...

Judith Mansfield
Judith Mansfield

Judith Marie Myers Mansfield passed away at home on Sept. 28, 2014.

She was born Judith Marie Myers on Feb. 6, 1942. She was a twin born to Donald and Mildred (nee Bedrosian) Myers.

She was preceded in death by her twin sister, Kaye, and...

Freda E. Cottle Sovine
Freda E. Cottle Sovine

Freda Ellen Cottle Sovine, 91, of Scott Depot, went to be with Jesus at 11:35 p.m. Nov. 25, 2014, surrounded by her family.

She was born May 20, 1923 in South Charleston to the late Wornie and Florence Harris Cottle. She was also preceded in in...

Richard F. Coll
Richard F. Coll

Richard "Dick" Frank Coll, 61, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.

He was part of the family at Maranatha Fellowship Church, St. Albans.


Trees selected for W.Va. Capitol holiday displays

A tree dubbed Fat Albert is coming to the state Capitol for a holiday display.

The 17-foot blue spruce whose catalog nickname comes from the cartoon character grew in Molly Gill’s yard in the Kanawha County community of Pratt for 18 years ...

Fire marshal’s office investigating Poca fire

The state fire marshal’s office is investigating a fire early this morning at Lewis-Goetz in Putnam County.

State fire marshal’s office spokesman Mark Lambert said the fire occurred on Harris Drive in Poca.


Man dies in mobile home fire in Upshur County

HODGESVILLE, W.Va. — Authorities are investigating a mobile home fire that killed a man in Upshur County.

The fire occurred Wednesday afternoon in a rural area near Hodgesville. Media outlets report that ...

Herd seeks 12-0 regular season against explosive WKU
Herd seeks 12-0 regular season against explosive WKU

HUNTINGTON — One last step remains to 12-0. It could be one long, wacky step.

Marshall is looking to polish off its 12th and final victim of the regular season as Western Kentucky blows into Joan C. Edwards...

Petteway poised to make first career start

MORGANTOWN — There never seemed much doubt that Shaq Petteway was going to play a lot of football for West Virginia.

A week into his first preseason camp as a true freshman in 2011, Petteway was running with...

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