REEDSVILLE, W.Va. — Local youth horse riders had the chance to show off their animals during the 4-H Kids Fun Show on July 9 at the WVU Reedsville Farm. Organizer Lisa Weaver said not every young person who owns a horse can afford to participate in a show. That’s what the fun show is for. […]
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Putnam County Fairgrounds is a popular place this week. Fair-goers on Sunday got the opportunity to try out all the different foods, walk the barns, and enjoy all the other activities at the fair. To see more photos, click here.
PRINCETON — The patriotic song America the Beautiful filled the speakers at Anne S. Hunnicutt stadium Monday afternoon as kids played touch football and enjoyed the music for the Princeton 4th of July Celebration. Princeton 4th Celebration Event Coordinator Brandon Hicks turned down his radio as he spoke with the Bluefield Daily Telegraph early Monday afternoon about the […]
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Morgan Breeden, Miss Jefferson County, was crowned Miss West Virginia 2016, and Grace Aulabaugh, Miss Berkeley County’s Outstanding Teen, was named Miss West Virginia’s Outstanding Teen for 2016 as 43 young women from across the state competed for the two crowns Sunday, June 26, at the Metropolitan Theatre. Runners-up for Miss West […]
RAINELLE — Tim Fitzwater stood on the railroad tracks behind his home in the pouring rain, just feet from the surging Meadow River, as he watched his neighbors and their homes wash away along with everything he had. The Greenbrier County resident was witness to one of the worst portions of flooding in West Virginia […]
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Flooding devastated White Sulphur Springs on Thursday and Friday, destroying dozens of houses, with some shoved off their foundations, and others simply disappeared, washed away in the torrent of water. Fifteen people were confirmed dead in Greenbrier County, according to the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, […]
BECKLEY, W.Va. — An elaborate batch of photos from Theatre West Virginia’s season opening production, “The Addams Family Musical,” featuring highlights from the opening night and June 22nd performances along with a few from behind the scenes during a dress rehearsal Friday, June 17 at Grandview Park’s Cliffside Amphitheater. There’s still time to catch the show…
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — More than 40 Miss West Virginia and Miss West Virginia’s Outstanding Teen contestants from across the state are on WVU’s campus this week for rehearsals, interviews and other pre-pageant festivities. Contestants met with a patient from WVU Medicine Children’s Tuesday at Stalnaker Hall, followed by rehearsals for preliminary competition. Contestants will take the […]
FORT ASHBY, W.Va. — Animals were getting settled into their new home for a week, and the exhibit hall was slowly filling up with flowers, canned vegetables and more as volunteers worked all day Monday to get ready for today’s opening of the 2016 Mineral County Fair. It was a quiet day, with a gentle […]