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  1. Gilmer's Cole Haley headed to ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 |

    A special senior season for Gilmer County first-team Class A all-state linebacker Cole Haley is something he's never going to forget, but the now ex-Titan will have the chance to make plenty of new memories as he opted to continue his gridiron career for Division II Mountain East Conference member Concord University. Although currently undecided on a major, the Mountain Lions recruited Haley to be a Mike linebacker and he's heading to Athens as a preferred walk-on.


  2. Harrisonburg Beats WoodstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... victory Wednesday in a Rockingham County Baseball League contest over Stuarts Draft at Ruritan Field. Concord University's Trent Abernathy, a TA product, earned the win with six shutout innings and also scored a pair of runs. Harrisonburg graduate ...


  3. Gear Up college prep academy underway at Concord UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The students are attending the West Virginia GEAR UP college prep academy at Concord University where they will learn how to select college courses, fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid , live in a residence hall and participate in activities that prepare students for post secondary education and training programs. The event, which runs through Saturday, is sponsored by the state Higher Education Policy Commission.


  4. Students to attend Gear Up Academy -Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | Independent Herald

    On Wednesday, nearly 200 high school sophomores are expected to arrive at Concord University to attend GEAR UP U, a summer academy designed to give students the opportunity to experience life on a college campus. The event, which runs this Wednesday, June 14 through Saturday, June 17, is sponsored by the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission's federally funded "Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs " initiative.


  5. CU gets funds for Upward Bound -Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | Independent Herald

    Concord University's Upward Bound Program has been awarded two Federal TRIO Programs grants totaling more than $660,000 per year for five years. The funding will continue programming that provides academic skills and motivation for area high school students in their pursuit of a college degree.


  6. Exclusive: A Man Opens Up About His Car CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | WOAY

    ... windows if I'm not mistaken." Those roads would be where Daniel traveled often to attend his classes at concord university in Athens. And doctors say luck was on Daniel's side. Daniel told us, "They were saying yeah it could've been worse, you are ...


  7. Janey joins OVP teamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... 2016. He's the son of Don and Jennifer Walker, Gallipolis. He has studied communications and business at Concord University and then at the University of Rio Grande. Prior to working for the Point Pleasant Register, Janey worked for Osmosis ...


  8. Community News & Events: May 17Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    Nicole Hutzell, a 2013 graduate of Warren County High School, graduated with great honors, earning a bachelor's degree in biology on May 6 from Concord University in Athens, West Virginia. She will attend Marshall University in the fall to pursue a master's degree in biomedical science.


  9. Concord to host Night in the Art Gallery -Read the original story

    May 9, 2017 | Independent Herald

    The eighth annual Night in the Art Gallery reception will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Arthur Butcher Gallery in the Alexander Fine Arts Center on Concord University's Athens campus. This art exhibition is a continuing partnership between Concord University's Art Department and Mercer County Schools.


  10. Gilmer's Trey Shuff to play hoops at ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 |

    Despite having offers on both the gridiron and the hardwood, Gilmer County's Trey Shuff decided to sign his national letter of intent here Wednesday afternoon and accept a full scholarship to play basketball for Concord University head coach Todd May. said Shuff, who was a first-team Class A all-state selection in both football and basketball his senior year. "I actually got offered from more people in football.


  11. Signing upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Independent Herald

    Brett Laxton of Wyoming East signed to play golf at Concord University last week. Laxton was the individual state champion in Class AA last fall.


  12. Ledford soccer tops Asheboro 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Thomasville Times

    ... and we stay in the hunt in the conference. So, we feel great." Weisman, a senior who's signed with Concord University, and Owen, a junior who's committed to High Point University, each had a goal and an assist for the Panthers (13-3-1 overall, 9-2 ...


  13. Concord president says school will not closeRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | University Business

    Although Gov. Jim Justice has suggested the potential budget-related closure of Concord University - a rural, liberal arts-based college in Athens - its president says, "We're not going anywhere."


  14. Chad Smith named Athletic Director for 2017-2018Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Easley Progress

    ... M.S.S. in Sports Administration from the U.S. Sports Academy, and a B.S. in Social Studies Education from Concord University. He graduated with honors from Pickens High School in 1997. As a student he was a three-year varsity starter in football and ...


  15. Luray's Morrison Discovers - Right Fit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    When Logan Morrison decided to commit to Concord University's Division II baseball program in December, he faced an interrogation from his father, Greg. Morrison had narrowed his choices to Concord and Shenandoah, which is the top-ranked Division III team in the country and is located just an hour away from Luray.


  16. Five local players have sights set on NFL through draft or free agencyRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | The Maryland Gazette

    Austin Tennessee transferred to Stevenson from Division II Concord University in West Virginia after the 2012 season because he believed in the nascent program Ed Hottle was building and wanted to play college football closer to home. Tennessee's father had died suddenly several years earlier and the former Atholton standout wasn't comfortable being so far away from his mother, Bettie, who lived in Columbia.


  17. Andrew Barbera Signs With ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | WOAY

    Woodrow Wilson senior Andrew Barbera signed a letter of intent Wednesday to run both cross country and track & field at Concord University next year. He credits a strong support group for his success at the high school level, and looks forward to setting high personal standards as both a student and as an athlete.


  18. Martin reflects on career, overcoming challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    ... during the decade. The Mullens, W.Va.-native was in the Capital City to serve as a keynote speaker for Concord University's Foundation Charleston Dinner. She graduated from the university in 1991, earning a bachelor's degree in education. Martin ...


  19. "Addiction Diaries" - Special Project at Concord UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | WOAY

    The Concord University Social Work Department is sponsoring a special project, "Addiction Diaries," to allow students and community members to share their stories about how the opioid epidemic in Appalachia has affected them. Victims of the addiction epidemic are encouraged to share their story by visiting Concord University, anytime from now through April 21, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Social Work Organization will have a table set up on the ground floor of the Student Center on the Athens campus.


  20. Centrala s Scott signs to play basketball at ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    Following a stellar four years at Central High School, senior Tamra Scott will continue her basketball career at the collegiate level. Scott, the Falcons' second all-time leading scorer, made her college destination official Wednesday morning by signing her letter of intent to play basketball for NCAA Division II Concord University.