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W.Va. Students Join Millions In Global Climate Strike  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Hundreds of West Virginia college students and residents skipped class and work on Friday to raise awareness about the growing threat of climate change.



WVU Coliseum hosts first student opioid summit  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Harrowing stories, but also words of courage and inspiration, were shared with West Virginia students Tuesday morning during an Opioid ...



Mohigans fall to 0-3; Second half surge leads Hawks past John Marshall  WV News

MORGANTOWN — For the first time since Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy' was atop the Billboard Top 100, Morgantown High School has started its season off with an ...



WV Black Heritage Festival announces 2019 royalty | News  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Two members of the West Virginia Black Heritage Festival Board of Directors have been selected as king and queen for 2019, the 29th edition ...



Black Heritage Festival to kick off Friday, continue through weekend in downtown Clarksburg, WV  WV News

CLARKSBURG — The 29th annual West Virginia Black Heritage Festival kicks off Friday to celebrate the accomplishments of black Americans and West ...



High School Football Preview No. 12: Morgantown High School  WDTV

The Mohigans of Morgantown High have made the playoffs in two consecutive seasons, but they have failed to make it out of the first round. That is a motivating ...



Class Notes: Sept. 15, 2019  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Additional college-sponsored Merit Scholarship winners named.



Two “new eras” will clash in season opener  West Virginia Illustrated

Two new coaching staffs will go head to head Saturday at Milan Puskar Stadium when West Virginia hosts James Madison, the No. 2 team in the FCS. The new ...



James Madison Preview: The Game of Unknowns  WVSportsNow

Location: Morgantown, WV (Mountaineer Field). Kickoff: 2:00 pm est. TV: AT&T Sportsnet. Stream: WVUSports.com. Announcers: Rob King (play by play), ...



Mountaineer Area Council recognizes 2019 distinguished citizens  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The Boy Scouts of America's Mountaineer Area Council held its 2019 Distinguished Citizens Dinner Thursday evening at the Bridgeport ...



Morgantown High students' segment to air on 'PBS NewsHour'  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Beginning the week of March 18, West Virginia Public Broadcasting will air a news segment produced by students at Morgantown High School.



Desire to Make a Difference: Morgantown High School senior uses passion for leadership, STEM skills to change the world  WV News

With a passion for robotics and a desire to serve his country and others, Lian Dunlevy of Westover emerged as an EQT Student of Excellence Scholarship ...



Morgantown High School Students win Samsung National STEM contest  WBOY.com

Morgantown High School was named the West Virginia state winner in Samsung's National STEM contest.



Morgantown High School tops list of best public high schools in West Virginia  WBOY.com

Several area schools cracked the top ten on a list of best public high schools in West Virginia, with Morgantown High School at the top.



Victim identified in 50-foot fall near Morgantown High School - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The man who died after falling around 50 feet in the air near Morgantown High School Tuesday morning has been identified.



Trinity Christian School announces return of high school football program  WDTV

Trinity Christian School announced Wednesday that they will be reviving their high school football program after a 5-year hiatus.



Teachers strike begins in Morgantown, Monongalia County | News  WV News

MORGANTOWN — For some, it was a sense of deja vu Tuesday morning as teachers and school *service* personnel in Morgantown joined their colleagues in ...



Mon Health EMS and Monongalia County Schools in Morgantown, WV hold 'Stop the Bleed' program  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Officials with Monongalia County Schools say they are better prepared for worst case scenarios with the help of a new program run in ...



Man jumps to death near Morgantown High; police say it's not related to school  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Police are attempting to reassure residents that a psychiatric emergency that resulted in the death of one person near Morgantown ...



15-year-old from Monongalia County missing since Thursday night  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Roger Schrout, a 15-year-old Morgantown High School student, has not been seen since Thursday night. His mother, Kelly, said she ...



Morgantown Fire Department teaches local high school students fire safety  WBOY.com

Monongalia County high school students learned about fire safety and what it takes to have a career in firefighting on Monday.



Fugitive shot, killed in Morgantown, WV | News  WV News

MORGANTOWN — A fugitive was shot and killed in Morgantown by deputy U.S. marshals Wednesday afternoon, which prompted the closure of streets near ...



Educators in Monongalia and Marion more certain in opposition to Senate bill - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The indefinite tabling of the omnibus education bill, S.B. 451, marks a potentially swift conclusion to the second consecutive teacher ...



Morgantown Pride to host first-ever block party in South Park  The Daily Athenaeum - thedaonline

The first-ever Morgantown Pride block party event will be held on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Arch Street in South Park.



Former Morgantown Mohigan Craig Carey climbs coaching ladder - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A decade after graduating from Morgantown High School, Craig Carey has reached an important benchmark in his young coaching ...



Morgantown hopes to return to state supremacy with size, defense  WV News

After winning back-to-back-to-back state titles in 2014, 2015 and 2016, Morgantown High School's girls' basketball program has failed to make it to the state ...



Trinity announces return of football program, names Law head coach  WV News

MORGANTOWN — On Wednesday afternoon various members of the administration at Trinity Christian School announced the return of its football program after ...



Several local high schools rank among best in West Virginia  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Four North Central West Virginia high schools placed among the top 10 in West Virginia on high school rating website NICHE.com's annual ...



Morgantown High School students recognize area veterans  WDTV

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WDTV) — Veterans were the focus of an event at Morgantown High School, Monday morning. The school held its annual Veterans Day ...



Mohigans, Hawks prepared for sectional showdown | Sports  WV News

MORGANTOWN — After both teams got off to slow starts in the 2018-2019 season, Morgantown and University's girls' basketball teams have bounced back and ...



Mohigans fall short against sound Fort Hill team  WV News

It may sound like a cliche or general coach-speak, but the old adage that 'football is a game of inches' has been proven to be true many, many times.



MHS hopes to showcase strong tradition in alumni football game  WV News

MORGANTOWN — When it comes to strong football tradition in the Mountain State, there are few schools that can match up with the pedigree and ...



Local students in running for Neil S. Bucklew Scholarship  WV News

MORGANTOWN — North Central West Virginia students are in the running for this year's Neil S. Bucklew Scholarship, named after WVU's 20th president and ...



WVU's Sizemore recognized for efforts in combating food insecurity  WV News

MORGANTOWN — A Monongalia County native and West Virginia University student has been recognized by Fortune 500 international food company Sodexo ...



West Virginia schools and teachers feeling sting of opioid crisis  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Just as law enforcement, courts, health care and social services are groaning under the weight of the state's opioid crisis, the teaching ...



Track and Field Complex open to community  WDTV

Today marked the official opening of the Track and Field Complex at Mylan Park.



Mon County Circuit Court Judge Russell Clawges retires, moves to new position  wajr

MORGANTOWN — After 22 years on the bench, Monongalia County Circuit Court Judge Russell M. Clawges Jr. retired. Thursday was his last day as a circuit ...



Running back depth emerges, QB battle still even after Mohigans' first scrimmage  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Entering fall camp, Morgantown High School head coach Matt Lacy pointed to his running back group as a large unknown.



MHS lineman commits to Pitt  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN. W.Va. — Nick Malone felt like he was a part of something special when he camped at Pitt in June. The Panthers coaching staff apparently felt ...



Morgantown High School Key Club holds bridge dedication ceremony  WBOY-TV

The Morgantown High School Key Club dedicated a bridge to all veterans that attended the school and served in the armed forces.



EQT scholarship recipients told to work hard, follow their passions  WV News

CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice told recipients of the EQT Students of Excellence scholarships Saturday they need to work hard in order to achieve their ...



Lucas Keith Chidester | Obituaries  WV News

Lucas Keith Chidester, 33 of Morgantown, peacefully went to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 11, 2019, surrounded by his family. Lucas was the son of ...



West, Tallman to lead WVU alumni in 'The Tournament'  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Jarrod West and Dave Tallman have coached teams to high school state championships in the past three years. Tallman guided ...



Student Reporters in West Virginia Find Atlantic Coast Pipeline Offers Only Two Dozen Permanent Jobs  DeSmog

It's hard for anyone to miss a “help wanted” sign like this: “13000 Union Workers Needed for Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project.” That's how the website Oilfield Job ...



Students walk-out in short demonstration over public school gun violence  wajr

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Wednesday morning was cold and blustery, and Nicholas Chaffins shivered just a bit as he stood near the 50-yard line on Pony ...



Mohigans have clear goal in mind entering 2018 | Sports  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Early on in August practice, newly minted Morgantown High School girls' soccer coach Stirlin Rivers tasked his team with setting a goal for ...



Monongalia County, WV, Judge Clawges stepping down effective Jan. 31  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Monongalia County Circuit Judge Russell M. Clawges, Jr. has announced his retirement, effective Jan. 31.



American Homes Holiday Classic Photo Gallery  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Photos from Day 1 of the American Homes Holiday Classic basketball tournament at Morgantown High School. (Photos by William ...



WVU fans get a taste of Tshiebwe | WVU SPORTS  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Seated a few feet from the end of the court at Morgantown High on Saturday night was the entire Mountaineer men's basketball coaching ...



Morgantown’s Devon Neal to continue baseball career at Potomac State  WBOY.com

Morgantown High School's Devon Neal has announced he will continue his baseball career at Potomac State starting next fall.



Morgantown High School Band Will Represent W.Va. at Pearl Harbor Commemoration  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Dec. 7, 2016 will mark the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, which thrust America into World War II. Morgantown High School's marching band.



Joseph Biafora Named WV Gatorade Player of the Year  WDTV

CHICAGO (June 6, 2019) — In its 34th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company today announced Joseph Biafora of ...



Teens and Guns: Will School Shootings Impact First Timer Voters' Choices at the Polls?  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Nicholas Chaffins saw a need for change. On March 14, Chaffins, then a junior at Morgantown High School in Morgantown, West Virginia, joined his peers to.



How One Morgantown Student Brought the #NeverAgain Movement to W.Va.  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

After a deadly mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida this past winter, students are speaking up and taking action hoping to make change across the.



Wheeling Park Wins Game One Of AAA Softball Regional  WTRF

Wheeling Park took game one of the AAA Region One Softball Championship with a 5-1 win over Morgnatown, Tuesday at Ben's Field. Ashley Linder had a ...



Former MHS speech coach faces jail time | 104.5 FM & 1440 AM | The Voice of Morgantown | Morgantown, WV  wajr

MORGANTOWN — A former Morgantown High School volunteer speech and drama coach will spend time in prison. Daren Bieniek, 48, was sentenced by ...



Mon County teachers protest throughout Morgantown  The Daily Athenaeum - thedaonline

The Monongalia County public school employees who did not protest at the Capitol picketed in front of schools and on sidewalks .



Andrea Michelle Snider Hovatter | Obituaries  WV News

Andrea Michelle Snider Hovatter, 31, of Independence, WV, passed away on Monday, April 1st, 2019.



New Monongalia County Schools Superintendent Eddie Campbell Jr. has big plans for one of the state's biggest school systems  WV News

MORGANTOWN — While moving from one of West Virginia's smallest school systems to one of its largest is no minor task, it's a job Eddie Campbell Jr. believes ...



Stephanie Anderson promoted to FSU women's hoop head coach  West Virginia MetroNews

FAIRMONT, W.Va. — For the first time in two decades, the Fairmont State women's basketball team will enter a season under new leadership. Morgantown High ...



Jamie Green  West Virginia Illustrated

Jamie joined the West Virginia Illustrated team in May of 2019 as a producer of the Neal Brown Show, The Bob Huggins Show and the WVU Coaches Show.



2019 High School Football Previews Schedule  WTRF

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) – The WTRF 7 Sports Zone High School Football Previews kick off on Monday, August 12th with Oak Glen, Madonna, and Weir.



QB battle highlights busy fall camp for Mohigans  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Morgantown High School enters the 2018 season in search of a signal-caller.



Morgantown High School host annual Mohigan Idol talent show  WBOY-TV

On Saturday, Morgantown High School hosted its annual Mohigan Idol at the Metropolitan Theatre to raise money for West Virginia University Medicine ...



Region 10 Band Festival results  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Following are the Region 10 Band Festival rating results for Wednesday's adjudications.



Grafton High Golfers compete at the Pines  Mountain Statesman

MORGANTOWN—On another hot and sunny day on the links, the Grafton High School golf team traveled to Morgantown on Monday to participate in a tri-match ...



Gov. Justice tells EQT scholarship recipients to work hard and acheive  WV News

CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice told recipients of the EQT Students of Excellence Scholarship Saturday that they need to work hard in order to achieve their ...



Full Broadcasts: Day 1 of the American Homes Holiday Classic - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Check out the complete HD broadcasts from Day 1 of the American Homes Holiday Classic at Morgantown High School.



Magnolia Blue Eagles 2019 Football Season Preview  WTRF

The Magnolia Blue Eagles are coming off of a playoff year, under the direction of returning head coach Dave Chapman. And it looks like this season the Blue ...



Morgantown stays in-house, hires Lacy as new football coach  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Following a search that drew attention from around the country, Morgantown High School has a new football coach, and he was ...



No threat against Morgantown High School  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — There is no threat against Morgantown High School, local police confirmed late Sunday night. Police began investigating an alleged ...



Buckhannon-Upshur students capture grand prize in statewide business plan competition  My Buckhannon

This year's winning business ideas in the West Virginia Collegiate and High School Business Plan Competitions are a sign of the times: STEM learning, food ...



Morgantown's John Bowers stepping down as head coach - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Morgantown High School football coach John Bowers has stepped down from his role with the Mohigans to accept a new position as ...



Morgantown police warn public of possible scam  WBOY.com

The Morgantown Police Department issued a press release on Friday to alert citizens of a possible scam that claims to sell merchandise for Morgantown High ...



Morgantown Ranked in Top 10 Best Places to Raise a Family  WOWK

Morgantown has been named one of the 10 best places to raise a family.



How To Watch Best Virginia vs. Seven City Royalty in TBT  The Smoking Musket

Best Virginia kicks off their quest to the 2019 TBT Championship and the $2M prize today.



2-time state champion football coach named Morgantown AD  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Former Morgantown High School football coach John Bowers is returning to the Mohigans' athletics program as the school's new ...



Chamber report on education says state needs to find way to improve outcomes  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — To help facilitate a deeper understanding into the outcomes of West Virginia's public education system, the West Virginia Chamber of ...



‘Super Six’ Tournament heading to Southern WV?  WTRF

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (WTRF) — Wheeling has been home to the 'Super Six' Tournament for years but a former state delegate is hoping to give the southern part ...



Sally Sue Flinn Thomas | Obituaries  WV News

Sally Sue Flinn Thomas, 81, of Morgantown, WV, passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at J W Ruby Memorial Hospital with her family by her side.



2018 SSAC Kickoff: Morgantown vs. Parkersburg airing live on AT&T SportsNet  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Morgantown and Parkersburg's football season opener from Pony Lewis Field in Morgantown has been selected as the year's 2018 ...



Hundred Hornets 2019 Season Preview  WTRF

The Hundred Hornets have started a new era, under the direction of new head coach, DJ Byrd. “I've always wanted my own program. To run and you know to ...



Mohigans Hope Vets Can Pave the Way  WDTV

After falling to Martinsburg in the first round of the Class AAA playoffs last year, Morgantown looks to rebound.



Park Softball Wins Regional Championship  WTRF

Wheeling Park is headed to the state softball tournament for the first time in three years, following their 4-2 win over Morgantown in the Region 1 Championship.



River Pilots 2019 High School Football Season Preview  WTRF

High school Football season is just around the corner but the River Pilots have been preparing for the upcoming season since for some time. And after going 5 ...



Harold C. Tennant, Jr. | Obituaries  WV News

Harold C. "Sonny" Tennant, Jr., , age 72, of Beulah Rd., Morgantown, passed away Wednesday afternoon, January 16, 2019 at his residence. Born November 4 ...



University, High School Students Weigh in Against Religious Freedom Bill  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

This story was updated March 2, 7:40 pm: House Bill 4012 died on a 7 to 27 vote by the West Virginia Senate. The bill, known as the Religious Freedom.



Oak Glen Golden Bears 2019 Football Season Preview  WTRF

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. (WTRF) — Entering his fourth season as Football Head Coach of Oak Glenn, Ted Arnealut Jr. feels as things are finally coming ...



Atlantic Coast Pipeline Offers Only Two Dozen Permanent Jobs  Truthout

The 17000 jobs advertised for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline don't stand up to scrutiny.



Mark Nesselroad highly active in law practice as well as community  WV News

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following story is a profile of Mark J. Nesselroad, a Monongalia County native recently honored as part of this year's Generation Next: 40 ...



MoHawk Bowl has bigger purpose for some in Morgantown community - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — One of the most well-known high school rivalries in West Virginia is also now part of a yearly tradition of giving back to those who you ...



Morgantown's Sydney Holloway Returns Home with Bryant  WDTV

Morgantown High School product Syndney Holloway returned home today. The Bryant Unversity junior scored 16 points as the Bulldogs fell to the West Virginia ...



Players Are Honored To Play In OVAC All-Star Game  WTRF

BETHANY,W.Va. (WTRF) – Practices are continuing for the 74th Annual Rudy Mumley OVAC All-Star football game. West Virginia and Ohio will meet Saturday ...



Pantry Plus More Store first in state to aid children in need anonymously  WV News

MORGANTOWN — What began as a high school mentoring project years ago has since grown into a unique, full scale charitable organization that was also the ...



Weir Red Riders 2019 Football Season Preview  WTRF

WEIRTON, W.Va. (WTRF) — Weir High Red Riders finished one game short of a spot in the 'Super Six Tournament' last season. However, with one of the most ...



Jack L. Gibson | Obituaries  WV News

Jack L. Gibson, 86, of Morgantown passed away Wednesday March 27, 2019 at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital. He was born March 4, 1933 in Morgantown, a son ...



Valley Lumberjacks 2019 Football Season Preview  WTRF

PINE GROVE, W.Va. (WTRF) — With a 22-man roster on this year's Valley High School varsity football, Head Coach Logan Miller is hoping to make sure his lack ...



Local Athletes, Teams Shine At State Track & Field Meet  WTRF

Weir's Sebastian Spencer earned four state championships.



Trinity basketball program on the rise after semifinal season  West Virginia MetroNews

By Joe Smith, The Dominion Post. MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Trinity Christian School boys' basketball coach John Fowkes enjoys his jewelry. In particular ...



Glen McNew highlights McDowell Sports Hall of Fame event  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Big Creek's Glen McNew will be one of the sports legends up for enshrinement on Saturday, June 1 at Mount View High School, beginning with a buffet dinner at ...



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