Three injured in collision on Kanawha River

Three injured in collision on Kanawha River

Three people were injured when a barge and a recreational boat collided Friday night on the Kanawha River near the University of Charleston.

South Charleston shakes off rust at MSAC scrimmage

South Charleston shakes off rust at MSAC scrimmage

It wasn’t the smoothest start for South Charleston, but the Black Eagles starters finished up in fine form on Friday.

Roundup: Harold Payne wins West Virginia Senior Amateur

Roundup: Harold Payne wins West Virginia Senior Amateur

The 2017 WVGA West Virginia Senior Amateur Championship concluded Friday at Canaan Valley Resort in Canaan Valley.

Prep roundup: Nitro, Hoover draw in girls soccer

Prep roundup: Nitro, Hoover draw in girls soccer

Nitro and Herbert Hoover battled to a 2-2 draw to open their seasons Friday at Nitro High School in girls prep soccer.

Caroline E. Janney: Why we need Confederate monuments

Caroline E. Janney: Why we need Confederate monuments

Since the horrific church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, two years ago, calls to remove Confederate flags and monuments have swept the South from Virginia to Texas. Contrary to contemporary claims that chants to “take it...

PHOTOS: A fence becomes a work of art

PHOTOS: A fence becomes a work of art

Charleston-based artist Jack O’Hearn is making the chain-link fence surrounding the parking lot at the Main Post Office into a work of art. Weaving slats of plastic between the links, he is creating a mountainscape featuring pointy green...

Capitol Police release rules and regulations reminder for Sunday Statehouse rally

Capitol Police release rules and regulations reminder for Sunday Statehouse rally

Capitol Police on Friday issued a reminder to those taking part in the Call to Action for Racial Equality-sponsored rally starting at 5 p.m. Sunday at the North Plaza of the Statehouse to observe a long-standing ban on bringing all types of firearms...

Capito slams Trump’s Charlottesville response; WV GOP congressmen mum

Capito slams Trump’s Charlottesville response; WV GOP congressmen mum

Members of West Virginia’s congressional delegation have offered one of two responses to President Donald Trump’s words in the aftermath of a violent white supremacist gathering in Charlottesville, Virginia last week: criticism or...

No. 1 WVU women’s opens season with win over No. 5 Georgetown

No. 1 WVU women’s opens season with win over No. 5 Georgetown

The No. 1-ranked West Virginia University women’s soccer team completed its first major test of the season, vanquishing No. 5 Georgetown on the road, 1-0, in the team’s season opener Friday.

Randolph County nurse sentenced for fraud

Randolph County nurse sentenced for fraud

A Randolph County nurse was sentenced to jail, probation and ordered to pay restitution after she was convicted of Medicaid and other fraud, according to a news release from the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources.

Toyous Avery not hiding in WVU’s attic

Toyous Avery not hiding in WVU’s attic

MORGANTOWN — When you look at WVU’s safety positions on the depth chart, two names twinkle: Kyzir White at spur and Dravon Askew-Henry at free safety.

Blake Keller looks the part of a starter for Marshall

Blake Keller looks the part of a starter for Marshall

HUNTINGTON — A look around Marshall’s defensive ends shows there is one constant: No. 44, Blake Keller.

Judge reverses denial of plan to consolidate Nicholas schools

Judge reverses denial of plan to consolidate Nicholas schools

A judge Friday reversed the West Virginia Board of Education’s decision to deny the Nicholas County Board of Education’s plan to consolidate schools in Richwood, Craigsville and Summersville into a single campus near Summersville.

WV woman sentenced to probation for embezzlement

WV woman sentenced to probation for embezzlement

A woman was sentenced to probation for embezzling money between 2013 and 2015 from the law firm where she worked.

Boil-water advisories: Aug. 19, 2017

Boil-water advisories: Aug. 19, 2017

n Raleigh County Public Service District – Egeria System has issued a boil-water advisory for its entire system. The advisory follows a water main break.

View: HomoClimbtastic 2017

View: HomoClimbtastic 2017

Held every summer in the New River Gorge, HomoClimbtastic bills itself as the world’s largest LGBT climbing convention.

Driving during Monday’s solar eclipse? Read these tips first

Driving during Monday’s solar eclipse? Read these tips first

It’s been almost a century since a total solar eclipse swept the whole width of the U.S. so it’s easy to understand what all the excitement is about.

West Virginia office that supervises sex offenders will end

West Virginia office that supervises sex offenders will end

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia office that has supervised sex offenders for nearly a decade will end.

Ethics Commission will let state officials go to summit at The Greenbrier

Ethics Commission will let state officials go to summit at The Greenbrier

The West Virginia Ethics Commission will allow state Development Office employees to attend a business conference at The Greenbrier, despite Gov. Jim Justice’s failure to put the resort into a blind trust.

Mount Olive officer accused of smuggling drugs, phones to inmates

Mount Olive officer accused of smuggling drugs, phones to inmates

A former correctional officer is facing criminal charges after police said he smuggled drugs, phones and a knife into the Mount Olive Correctional Complex.

Strategist Steve Bannon leaves Donald Trump’s turbulent White House

Strategist Steve Bannon leaves Donald Trump’s turbulent White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, a forceful but divisive presence in President Donald Trump’s White House, is leaving.

Road project at Yeager Airport is completed early

Road project at Yeager Airport is completed early

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia’s Yeager Airport says a paving project on the road leading to it has been completed ahead of schedule.

Spanish probe points to wider network in attacks; American among dead

Spanish probe points to wider network in attacks; American among dead

BARCELONA, Spain -- Spanish police expanded their hunt Friday for a man who swerved his van onto Barcelona’s Las Ramblas promenade, as evidence of a wider web of plotters took shape after the worst terrorist attack on Spain in more than a...

Funerals for: August 18, 2017

Ash, Sammy 1 p.m., Judson Baptist Church, Belle.

Caldwell, Robert 11 a.m., Lewisburg United Methodist Church, Lewisburg.

Estes, John Carl 2 p.m., Bartlett

Gentry, Emma Norine Noon, Barlow...