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  1. Ripley readyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 |

    Two teams who around the midpoint of the campaign were trying to find themselves as baseball squads in Ripley and Nitro will play tonight at Appalachian Power Park in the Class AAA state semifinals. The 24-11 Vikings of skipper Shane Casto are set to take on the 23-10 Wildcats of Nitro approximately 50 minutes after the conclusion of the 5 p.m. semifinal between Wheeling Park and Jefferson.


  2. High school state baseball tourney a celebration of the boys of summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    ... by Man vs. Wahama at 1 p.m. Class AAA semifinals will begin at 5 p.m. with Jefferson vs. Wheeling Park and Ripley vs. Nitro at 8 p.m. Matt Maccaro is a Sparta, N.J., native who joined the MetroNews staff as an anchor/reporter in March 2015. Matt ...


  3. Nitro blanks Wahama in tune-up tiltRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Tri-County News

    In one final tune-up tilt for Friday's state tournament, the Wahama High School baseball team traveled to face one of the top Class AAA schools in all of West Virginia on Monday. The White Falcons, unfortunately, found themselves on the wrong end of a 10-0 mercy-rule loss to the host Nitro Wildcats.


  4. Jefferson preparing for title defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... and Saturday in Charleston. Jefferson opens play at 5 p.m. Friday against Wheeling Park in Appalachian Power Park. Nitro and Ripley, the only newcomer to the final four this season, play in the second semifinal. "We definitely know there's a target ...


  5. Cougars pick up win over PendletonRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... at 5 p.m. The winner of Jefferson's game will advance to the championship game Saturday to face the winner of Ripley-Nitro. The Cougars topped Nitro 2-1 in last year's Class AAA championship game. Nitro and Ripley are scheduled to play at about an ...


  6. Making the London-Appalachia connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 |

    ... n McGinn is founder and CEO of McGinn and Co., a reputation management consultancy based in Arlington, Va. A native of Nitro, W.Va., he recently traveled to London and found cabbies' complaints echoing those of coal miners in his home state.


  7. 2016 State Regional Baseball schedulesRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    CLASS AAA * All Class AAA regional semifinals are set for Monday, May 23, with finals set for Wednesday, May 25. REGION 1 Parkersburg at Wheeling Park Morgantown at University REGION 2 Spring Mills at Jefferson Buckhannon-Upshur at Elkins REGION 3 Greenbrier East at Woodrow Wilson Ripley at South Charleston REGION 4 Nitro at Point Pleasant Cabell Midland at Hurricane


  8. Nitro ends Big Blacksa season in regionalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Point Pleasant Register

    As a result, the visiting Nitro Wildcats were able to finally take advantage - and finally got to Point Pleasant at the perfect, or imperfect, time. By breaking a 1-1 tie with two runs in the top of the seventh inning, the Wildcats defeated Point Pleasant 3-1 in a well-played Class AAA Region 4 baseball semifinal on Monday evening.


  9. State DOH planning to widen I-64 through part of Putnam CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    The state DOH is hoping to widen I-64 to six lanes over a busy, roughly 4-mile stretch in Putnam County. The work would be done from the Crooked Creek interchange, Exit 39, to east of the Nitro interchange at Exit 45. "I think most of the people who drive this area westbound toward Huntington, or have to come in from the Teays Valley area every day realize this is kind of the bottleneck area," said DOH spokesperson Carrie Jones.


  10. Red Dragons end Logana s seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Logan Banner

    ... finished a disappointing 0-2 in the Class AAA Region 4 Section 2 tournament. St. Albans (16-18) moved on to play at Nitro (18-10) on Monday, having already lost 13-0 last Thursday to the Wildcats in the sectional tournament. St. Albans sophomore ...


  11. Logan baseball fighting for survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Logan Banner

    Logan High School's TJay Mullins slides into second base after a successful stolen base attempt in Friday night's 14-2 loss at home to Nitro in the Class AAA sectionals.


  12. Big Blacks sweep Generals, advance to regionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... With that, the Big Blacks punched their ticket to next Thursday's (May 19) Region 4 semifinal - against either Logan, Nitro or Saint Albans. "This is one of the more veterans teams that we've had. I really expected to get through it (sectional ...


  13. Logan Baseball Senior DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Logan Banner

    ... Shawver. The Wildcats (12-8) are scheduled to open play in the Class AAA sectionals on Friday night at home against Nitro. Game time is 6 p.m. The Cats play Saturday at St. Albans at 2 p.m. The Logan High School baseball team honored its four senior ...


  14. Logan takes down No. 2 HurricaneRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | Logan Banner

    ... all had one hit each. Logan is now off until Friday night's Class AAA sectional tournament opener at home against Nitro. Game time is 6 p.m. LHS then plays at St. Albans on Saturday at 2 p.m. in its second sectional game. (Paul Adkins is the Sports ...


  15. Lady Catsa season comes to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Logan Banner

    ... back to win 11-6 in the nightcap. The tournament began back on May 3 as both St. Albans and Logan scored wins over Nitro. "To force a team to come over here on prom day was a little bit ridiculous," Logan coach Randy Robinette said after Saturday's ...


  16. Candidate profiles in 13th district racesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... 13th, incumbent Michael Ihle, R-Ravenwood, will be facing GOP challengers Robert Marchal, R-Letart, Amanda Cadle, R-Nitro, Kathie Hess Crouse, R-Buffalo and Joshua Kurt Higginbotham, R-Poca. The democratic ticket includes challengers Scott Brewer, ...


  17. Lady Billies win section via forfeitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Logan Banner

    ... The Lady Panthers surrendered 10 or more runs in all but two games this season. Both teams advanced with wins over Nitro on Tuesday as St. Albans won 12-1 and Logan prevailed 13-0. Logan (16-15) and St. Albans were set to meet on Thursday night in a ...


  18. Lady Cats advance in sectional tourneyRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | Logan Banner

    The Logan High School softball team advanced in the Class AAA sectional tournament on Tuesday night in St. Albans with a 13-0 victory over Nitro.


  19. Wildcats drill Van Bulldogs 13-1Read the original story

    May 5, 2016 | Logan Banner

    ... on Monday at 6:30 p.m. in the regular season finale. Logan's three-team Class AAA sectional begins on May 12 as Nitro plays at St. Albans. Logan then travels to Nitro on May 13 and hosts St. Albans on May 14. The first two games have 6:30 p.m. ...


  20. 5 Dems ready to face off for Second Congressional District seatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    The race for the U.S. Second Congressional District seat in West Virginia includes five Democratic candidates who are all eager to move the Mountain State forward. "We could really do some good," said candidate and Nitro lawyer Harvey Peyton.