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  1. Athlete's death ruled an overdoseRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 |

    Official word was released earlier this week in connection with the death of former Point Pleasant and Parkersburg standout running back Allan Wasonga last July. When the 21-year-old was found dead at a Mount Vernon Avenue home by the Point Pleasant Police Department, no confirmation was made at that time of his death.


  2. W.Va. scores in every quarter; grabs 14th victory of series against OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 |

    Visiting West Virginia scored a touchdown in every quarter Friday night in posting a 28-6 victory over Ohio in the 2015 Battle Against Cystic Fibrosis Football Classic at Don Drumm Stadium. On an already rainy night, Ohio won the coin toss just before lightning put a 30-minute hold on the start of the game.


  3. BACF Football Classic tonight at Don DrummRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 |

    But that won't hinder the enthusiasm of either the West Virginia or Ohio teams as they clash, starting at 7 p.m., in the 22nd annual Battle Against Cystic Fibrosis Football Classic. Through 2008, W.Va.


  4. Golf pro Lincicome's arrival approachingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 |

    Ranked seventh on the money list entering last week's LPGA Tour stop in Canada, imagine the possibilities for Brittany Lincicome if she eventually solves those issues she is having with her irons. "I feel like I am playing well - I'm driving the ball straight and putting well, but my irons is what are killing me," Lincicome said as she completed Saturday's third round of the Manulife LPGA Classic in Cambridge, Ontario.


  5. W.Va. BACF team holds first practiceRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 6 |

    For his team's first practice Saturday morning, West Virginia BACF head football coach David Darst from Point Pleasant High School had 28 of his possible 31 players on hand at PHS Stadium Field. Of that number, Darst has "seven kids and the kicker" from his own team on the roster for the 22nd annual Ohio vs. West Virginia BACF Football Classic at 7 p.m. Friday at Don Drumm Stadium in Marietta.


  6. BACF football rosters set for June 12 gameRead the original story

    May 2, 2015 |

    A total of 80 players have been selected to play in the 2015 BACF Ohio vs. West Virginia Football Classic on Friday night, June 12 at Don Drumm Stadium in Marietta. The Ohio squad sports 41 players from 16 different high schools, while the West Virginia team is composed of 39 players from 13 schools.


  7. South's Koreski signs with OVURead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 |

    Tyler Koreski has earned many accolades during his Parkersburg South wrestling stint, including the 2015 195-pound West Virginia state championship. His success and work ethic have earned him a spot on the Ohio Valley University wrestling squad, as Koreski signed with the program on Thursday at Parkersburg South High School.


  8. W.Va. Supreme Court to hear 3 cases in Point PleasantRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 |

    Tuesday's visit to the Mason County Courthouse in Point Pleasant is part of the Legal Advancement for West Virginia Students program, also known as LAWS. The program teaches students about the judicial system.


  9. Janet Rice GainerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 |

    She was born Sept. 6, 1944, in Point Pleasant, W.Va., a daughter of Katie King Rice Davis of Parkersburg, and the late John Harrison Rice, Jr. She graduated from Point Pleasant High School in 1962 and also from Mountain State College.


  10. Herbert T. BurfieldRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 |

    Point Pleasant resident Herbert T. Burfield passed away peacefully on March 1, 2015. He recently turned 80 years old.


  11. Storm knocks out power, closes roads and schools in W.Va.Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 |

    A late-winter storm has left more than 50,000 customers in West Virginia without power and closed roads and schools across the state. The National Weather Service says some areas could receive up to 10 inches of snow by Thursday night.


  12. Big weekend for MOV matmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 |

    The only thing better than being part of a state wrestling team championship is winning an individual title on your own. That's exactly what happened on Saturday night inside the Big Sandy Superstore Arena at the 68th West Virginia State Wrestling Tournament for Parkersburg South.


  13. DuPont responds to payment criticsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 |

    After invoices were revealed regarding how much has been paid in administrative costs in the C8 Medical Monitoring program, DuPont issued a statement regarding the issue. In the statement the company said it has complied with and continues to fulfill obligations set out in the Leach Settlement Agreement, a document negotiated between the class through its lawyers and DuPont, and approved by the Wood County Circuit Court after full notice and hearing.


  14. Plugged well not a bad signRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 |

    Local oil and gas experts said Friday not to read too much into a company's decision to plug a deep well it drilled in Wood County a couple months ago. "It just proves every well they drill isn't successful," said Charlie Burd, executive director of the Independent Oil and Gas Association of West Virginia. 1 comment

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