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Victim identified in 50-foot fall near Morgantown High School  wajr

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



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

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - 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.



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 ...



Jesse Corbett Moore | Obituaries  WV News

Jesse Corbett Moore (Corby), age 85, of Westover, WV passed on November 30, 2018 at 10:58 am at Sundale Nursing Home.



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 ...



6th Annual No School Spirits PSA contest expands entry deadline  Beckley Register-Herald

The 6th Annual NO School Spirits PSA contest, a Public *Service* Announcement that seeks video entries from middle and high school students addressing ...



Morgantown High School cancels homecoming parade  The Dominion Post

MORGANTOWN — The Morgantown High School Homecoming Parade scheduled for 6 p.m. Sept. 26 has been canceled due to inclement weather. The street ...



Richard Dale Guseman | Obituaries  WV News

Richard Dale Guseman, age 64, of Westover, known by his family and friends as either “Dickie” or “The Goose” passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, ...



Betty Lou Phillips | Obituaries  WV News

Betty Lou Phillips (nee Weaver) passed away peacefully at home on August 17, 2018, at the age of 88.



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 ...



Class Notes: Nov. 18, 2018  Charleston Gazette-Mail

U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., has announced that he will nominate 38 West Virginia students from 18 counties to the U.S. *Service* Academies, which include ...



Milka Christopher | Obituaries  WV News

Milka (Zilkanich) Christopher, 94, of Westover, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at her residence.



Erwin Stanley Goldsmith | Obituaries  WV News

Erwin Stanley Goldsmith, 91, of Morgantown, beloved father, grandfather and friend, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 surrounded by the family he ...



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.



John Shay | Obituaries  WV News

John Raymond Shay, age 80, of Morgantown, passed away Wednesday evening, November 21, 2018 at his residence with his family at his side.



David Maxey  Charleston Gazette-Mail

David Michael Maxey, 60, of Lewisburg, passed away Friday, November 23, 2018 at home following a sudden illness.



Morgantown High students sent home after fly larvae found near kitchen  The Dominion Post

MORGANTOWN — Students at Morgantown High School were sent home before lunch Sept. 19 after fly larvae were found near the kitchen.



Benjamin Durham  The Dominion Post

Benjamin Alexander Durham, 49, of Portland, Ore., passed away peacefully on November 26, 2018, at the family home, in Morgantown, after a vigorous but ...



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 ...



Students walk out of Morgantown High to show solidarity  wajr

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Morgantown High School students made it clear they support their teachers by staging a walkout Wednesday afternoon. “Teachers ...



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

MetroNews to have a full-HD video broadcast of Morgantown vs. Parkersburg on Thursday, August 23, along with a live airing on AT&T SportsNet.



Sandra Kay Piacitelli | Obituaries  WV News

Sandy Kay Piacitelli, 65, of Morgantown, passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital.



Gee visits Morgantown High School  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Academically curious Mohigans got a chance to find out what West Virginia University can do for them as President E. Gordon Gee ...



Morgantown High School Senior accepts highest Girl Scout Gold award  WBOY-TV

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - The Girl Scout organization has had great success over the years throughout West Virginia but one local scout in particular is being ...



Long-time Morgantown High teacher, tennis coach retires  The Dominion Post

MORGANTOWN — The back-and-forth was like a tennis match. “Who's that guy?” the student asked, knowing full well the answer. “Who do you think it is?



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 ...



Greater Morgantown weekend events still on despite Florence threat  WV News

MORGANTOWN — The slower-than-expected arrival of Hurricane Florence is giving a handful of area event planners a collective sigh of relief.



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 ...



Mr. Jeffrey Lee Coleman | Obituaries  WV News

BELINGTON — Mr. Jeffrey Lee Coleman, age 54, a resident of Union Road in Philippi, went home to be with the Lord, Friday morning November 16, 2018, with ...



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 ...



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 Lewis ...



MHS lineman commits to Pitt  West Virginia MetroNews

The Mohigans Nick Malone joins a Panthers class that Rivals ranks in the top 30.



QB battle highlights busy fall camp for Mohigans  WV News

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



University QB Logan Holgorsen commits to Bowling Green  West Virginia MetroNews

Holgorsen had originally committed to North Texas last year, but connections to Bowling Green ultimately drew him to the Falcons.



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



Local high schools rank as top schools in the state  WBOY-TV

Three schools in north central West Virginia have been ranked as the top schools in West Virginia.



Parkersburg South vs. Morgantown to air LIVE at 7:00 PM on Friday, Oct. 12  The News Center

The Parkersburg South vs.Morgantown High School football game will air LIVE on EIYE, The Valley's MeTV/MyNetwork, and at WTAP.com, starting at 7:00 PM ...



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.



Monongalia teachers stage walk-in Friday morning  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Teachers at several schools throughout Monongalia County staged walk-in demonstrations prior to the start of classes Friday morning.



No credible threat after Morgantown High School evacuated; student confessed  wajr

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — There is no credible threat at Morgantown High School following an evacuation Wednesday morning. Police were investigating a ...



University High School hosts 5th Annual Showcase of Bands  The Dominion Post

Bands from near and far took to the field at University High School for their fifth annual Showcase of Bands on Monday night. An extensive evening of music and ...



Former MHS volunteer drama coach sentenced for sexual assault  The Dominion Post

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



Sissonville, Morgantown students named Presidential Scholars  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Two West Virginia high school seniors have been named 2018 U.S. Presidential Scholars.



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 ...



Possible school shooting threat post creates confusion  WDTV

On Sunday, the Morgantown Police Department was made aware of a social media post regarding the threat of a possible shooting to take place at Morgantown ...



Robert (Bob) Edward Haden | Obituaries  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Robert “Bob” Edward Haden, 80, of Morgantown, WV, passed away on Friday, August 24, 2018, at his home.



Monongalia County teachers demand permanent PEIA fix to end strike  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Some Monongalia County teachers say permanent funding for the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency to stem rising costs ...



West Virginia Robotics Extreme competition kicks off in Morgantown  WV News

MORGANTOWN — High school students with a knack for technology are putting their designs and endurance to the test this weekend in West Virginia Robotics ...



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

Trinity looks to take the next step with a core of talented players returning off of a state tournament semifinal team in 2018.



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 ...



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Fallout 76 Nuka Cherry Locations Guide will help you find all of the Nuka Cherry collectibles along with their locations in FO76's Wasteland.



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.



Governor Jim Justice holds town hall meeting in Morgantown  WBOY-TV

After a three day strike for teachers across the state, Governor Jim Justice met for a town hall at University High School.



Drvar running for BoE on anti-bullying platform  wajr

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Former Monongalia County Sheriff's reserve deputy and current Westwood Middle School aide Gary Drvar has his eye on a vacant ...



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 ...



Morgantown High School football schedule  WDTV

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WDTV) - 2016 Morgantown High School football schedule: 08/26 - 7:00 P.M. - Anacostia DC - Home 09/02 - 7:30 P.M. - Brooke - Away



Morgantown High School Teacher Admits to Sexual Relationship With Student  WBOY-TV

A Morgantown High School teacher was arrested after he admitted to having a sexual relationship with a student.



Campers at the WVU 4-H Business Camp pitched their business ideas and recieved a Skype call from U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va.  WV News

MORGANTOWN — High school students at WVU's Business 4-H camp showed off the product of a wee… +4 · Lessons on marketing, economics and more on ...



New superintendent talks about upcoming school year  The Dominion Post

MORGANTOWN — The latest gathering of educators to hit Morgantown is right out of the teaching manual for Eddie Campbell Jr., Monongalia County's new ...



Election 2018: Results from the Major Races  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Loading... Final update Voters Approve 2 Constitutional Amendments West Virginia voters have approved a proposed constitutional amendment that would ...



Foreigner donates $500 to local high school choir  WBOY-TV

The West Virginia University Performing Arts Center held a concert Wednesday for two special performances.



Class Notes: Sept. 16, 2018  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit ...



W.Va. students participate in demonstrations against gun violence  WV News

CHARLESTON — Students throughout the U.S. participated Wednesday in a demonstration in protest of gun violence in schools, including students in several ...



MHS French Teacher invited to Congress Session by Congressman McKinley  WBOY-TV

A French teacher from Morgantown High School will be traveling with Congressman McKinley to Washington D.C. on Wednesday.



MoHawk Bowl has bigger purpose for some in Morgantown community  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 ...



Rev. Vaughn Jefferson Michael Jr. | Obituaries  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Rev. Vaughn Jefferson Michael Jr., M.Div., PHD, 84, of Morgantown, WV passed away on September 19, 2018, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, ...



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 ...



West Virginia teacher strike enters second week with no end in sight  NBCNews.com

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A statewide strike by West Virginia's teachers entered a new week Monday with no resolution in sight. Teachers are waiting for state ...



Linsly Suffers Its First Loss | News, Sports, Jobs  Wheeling Intelligencer

MORGANTOWN — The matchup of Linsly and Morgantown was expected to be one of the premier games in the OVAC this season. It certainly lived up to the ...



Results listed for Region 10 Band Festival | News  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Following are the Region 10 Band Festival rating reports for Wednesday and Thursday.



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Our Fallout 76 Magazines Locations Guide will help you locate all the magazines you can find in the massive world of Appalachia.



Teachers' walkout in W.Va. closes public schools for third day  CBS News

West Virginia's public schools are closed for a third day today because of a teachers' walkout. Nearly 20,000 public school teachers have walked out in the first ...



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.



WV students stand in solidarity with school employees  Charleston Gazette-Mail

A day before their teachers plan to walk out in protest against the Legislature, students at more than a dozen high schools in West Virginia showed up to class ...



Morgantown High QB Logan Holgorsen to transfer  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Rising junior quarterback Logan Holgorsen announced Friday on Twitter that he will transfer from Morgantown High.



As linebackers befall injury, Shea Campbell's fill-in role will expand  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – West Virginia linebacker Charlie Benton made the initial hit on Tennessee running back Tim Jordan early in the second quarter, but it was ...



WVU junior, Morgantown native honored nationally for work in state's prison population  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A West Virginia University junior and Morgantown native is being honored for her work with prison populations. Emma Harrison, a ...



George Washington, Capital boys lacrosse face off in state tournament opener  Charleston Gazette-Mail

A pair of Kanawha County prep lacrosse teams square off Saturday as the path begins to decide the best team in West Virginia.



George Koon Jr. | Obituaries  WV News

Rev. George D. Koon Jr., of Westover, was finally reunited with the love of his life, Lottie. He died peacefully at “The Man Cave” on Sunday, March 25, 2018.



Bands gather for spectacular at Milan Puskar Stadium  The Dominion Post

MORGANTOWN — The sounds of drum cadences filled the air Saturday morning as bands from all over the state prepared for the 53rd annual Morgantown ...



Jack M. Johns | Obituaries  WV News

Jack M. Johns, 79, of Morgantown, went home to his Lord and Savior surrounded by his family on November 5, 2018, after a courageous battle with brain ...



Brenda Kay McCourt | Obituaries  WV News

Brenda Kay McCourt, 52 of Morgantown, was reunited with her beloved mother Ruth in early May of 2018.



State Briefs: Berkeley County woman charged in 8-year-old daughter's slaying  Hampshire Review

The Associated Press. 1. MARTINSBURG — Police say a West Virginia mother arrested and charged with murder had intended to kill both her daughters and ...



High School Football Capsules for Sept. 28 | News, Sports, Jobs  Martinsburg Journal

Martinsbdurg at Washington Site: Terry L. Marcus Stadium Time: 7 p.m. Records: Martinsburg 5-0; Washington 0-5 Coaches: David Walker, Martinsburg; Glen.



Schools start up Aug. 21 in Mon, Preston counties  The Dominion Post

MORGANTOWN — Those Bluebird buses will be back on the road in Monongalia and Preston counties Aug. 21, the first day of school for grades first through 12 ...



Lessons on marketing, economics and more on tap at WVU Business 4-H Camp  WV News

MORGANTOWN — High school students at WVU's Business 4-H camp showed off the product of a week's work Wednesday, pitching their business ideas with ...



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

John Bowers is leaving is role as Mohigans head coach to become the assistant principal at South Middle School.



Charlie Benton lost for season with knee injury: Holgorsen  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Sophomore linebacker Charlie Benton, helped from the field during the second quarter of West Virginia's win over Tennessee on ...



Logan Holgorsen returning to Morgantown, immediately eligible to play  wajr

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The Morgantown Mohigans are getting a major offensive weapon back for the remainder of the 2017 season. WAJR-AM has confirmed ...



Rev. Vaughn Michael  The Dominion Post

Rev. Vaughn Jefferson Michael, Jr., M.Div., PHD, 84, of Morgantown, passed away on September 19, 2018, at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital lovingly surrounded ...



Harrison County places 5th in ranking of top W.Va. schools  WV News

CLARKSBURG — A trio of North Central West Virginia school districts placed near the top in a ranking of school districts in the state compiled by ...



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 ...



Wheeling Park High School Senior Named Merit Scholar  Wheeling Intelligencer

WHEELING — Wheeling Park High School senior Mary Prather is among 13 West Virginia students named today as National Merit $2500 Scholarship winners ...



Former Magnolia title coach Sims joins Morgantown staff  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Former Magnolia head football coach Josh Sims, who led the Blue Eagles to a 14-0 season and 2015 Class A state championship, ...



High School Seniors Buck Party Politics, Survey Shows  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

On this West Virginia Morning, a new poll of West Virginia high school seniors shows that young people may not be as tied to party politics as you might.



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.



Jarrett Jamison Jr. | Obituaries  WV News

Jarrett F. (Jarrie) Jamison Jr., age 87, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 8, 2018 at his home. He was born March 24, 1931 in Westover, a son of Jarrett F.



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