ARTHURDALE, W.Va. — Area Cub Scouts marked Veterans Day this week by placing American flags at the graves of military members. Amy Garbrick, Cubmaster for Pack 66, said seven of 23 scouts in her Reedsville-based pack participated. Their parents accompanied them to Arthurdale Cemetery, where they looked for the graves of veterans together. Garbrick said […]
WILLIAMSON, W.Va. – The Williamson Fire Department (WFD) received a call around 10:20 p.m. Saturday night of a structure fire on Little Oak Street, which is located hillside West Fourth Avenue. Williamson Fire Chief Joey Carey was the first to arrive on scene, upon arrival Carey encountered heavy fire venting through the roof at the […]
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Having a groomed beard that looks presentable is important to the 2016 Beard Growing Champion, Matt Tenaglio. Tenaglio was just one of 12 contestants during Wednesday’s Beard Growing Contest Finals in the Mountainlair. The contestants met four weeks ago to shave their faces to start the competition and after that they could […]
MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. — Bypassing signs prohibiting pumping from the Ohio River, a water truck spent two hours underwater before authorities were alerted to the submerged vehicle. According to Moundsville Fire Chief Noel Clarke, the truck operated by Confluence, Pa.-based contractor The U Company, was reportedly on the ramp of the 13th Street boat launch around 7:30 […]
ELKINS, W.Va. — Pumpkins were falling from the sky Tuesday as students from Highland Adventist School securely wrapped up pumpkins that were dropped from the Elkins Volunteer Fire Department aerial truck. “Every fall we take the students and do a pumpkin drop,” Stacy Blanzy, an instructor at HAS, said. “They have to package pumpkins in […]
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Imagine walking into school one day to find it filled with numerous spotted dogs. That’s exactly what students at Martinsburg South Middle School discovered on Monday when they encountered 24 teachers dressed as white and black spotted dalmations and their principal replaced by Cruella De Vil from the Disney movie “101 Dalmations” […]
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