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MARSHALL FOOTBALL: Doc Holliday receives contract extension

HUNTINGTON ­­­— Marshall football coach Doc Holliday has received a two-year contract extension that includes a bump in incentives.

The 57-year-old Holliday, who last season led the Thundering Herd to its first 10-win...

Weather service confirms tornado in Taylor County

GRAFTON, W.Va. – The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado touched down in Taylor County last week during a summer storm.

The weather service says the EF1 tornado traveled about four-and-a-half miles and carried winds of up to...

Child killed, 3 injured in Tyler County fire

ALMA, W.Va. – A camper fire in Tyler County has killed a child and injured three other people.

Tyler County Sheriff Bob Kendle tells WTRF-TV that the fire was reported around 1:05 a.m. Monday near Alma. Emergency responders found the...

New Upshur event center expected to open in Oct.

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. – A new event center is expected to open in Upshur County in October.

The Event Center at Brushy Fork will be located in the West Virginia National Guard’s new facility under construction in Buckhannon....

Elkins: a tiny town with Branson-sized dreams
Elkins: a tiny town with Branson-sized dreams

Popular tourist destinations dot the West Virginia countryside, from skiing in the winter to white water rafting and zip lining in the summer, not to mention outdoor camping, ATV trails and a host of activities designed to be “wild and...

State agency asks parents to get kids vaccinated

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – State health officials are asking parents to check their children’s vaccine requirements before school begins.

Kindergarten through 12th-grade students who will enter a West Virginia school for the first time...

Fenton Art Glass Museum to hold final auction

WILLIAMSTOWN, W.Va. – More than 500 Fenton Art Glass pieces are expected to be sold when the Fenton Art Glass Museum holds its final auction. Collectors from around the world are expected to attend the July 26 auction at the Dexter City Auction ...

Cause sought for fatal weekend fire in Inwood

INWOOD, W.Va. – Authorities are investigating a weekend house fire in Inwood that killed a man and injured a woman.

Assistant State Fire Marshal George Harms tells The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown, Maryland, that a brother and a sister lived ...

Ryan, Warren campaign in W.Va. as senate candidates ramp up attacks
Ryan, Warren campaign in W.Va. as senate candidates ramp up attacks

For one day at least, the eyes of the political nation will be on West Virginia.

Today, the Mountain State hosts Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, the Republican candidate for vice president in 2012, and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a...

Moments in Time: The Dinette
Moments in Time: The Dinette

Funerals for: July 14, 2014

Anderson, Larry E. Noon, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin.

Blair, Virginia Noon, James Funeral Home Chapel, Logan.

Britton, Christina D. 1 p.m., Teays Valley Church of God, Teays Valley.


Dr. Joe A. Terry
Dr. Joe A. Terry

Dr. Joe Alfred Terry, 63, of Gauley Bridge, formerly of Clear Creek, died July 11, 2014. He was born May 1, 1951, in Raleigh County, and was the son of the late Alfred L. and Nannie M. Stover Terry.

He was former director of the Raleigh County ...

Ronald Hamm

Ronald Carl Hamm, 55, of East Bank, died July 11, 2014. He was born Feb. 19, 1959, on Big Mountain, Greenbrier County. He was the son of the late Mack and Betty Goad Hamm and he was also predeceased by three brothers and two sisters.


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