Nicholas County Newswire

Nicholas County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nicholas County, WV.

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  1. Parents sue over vote on school rebuilding planRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Republican

    Three parents have a lawsuit asking a judge to nullify the West Virginia School Building Authority board vote to approve consolidating Nicholas County schools damaged by the June 2016 flood. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the suit was filed Tuesday in Kanawha County Circuit Court and alleges open meetings law violations that invalidate the decision to use federal funding to consolidate schools instead of rebuilding them separately.

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  2. High School Football Playoff roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... - Donavan Kirby ran 28 times for 235 yards and four touchdowns as Class AA No. 12 Weir took down No. 4 Nicholas County 63-43 in the Class AA state quarterfinals. Sebastian Spencer carried seven times for 129 yards and a pair of touchdowns. He also ...

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  3. Red Riders look to send Grizzlies into hibernationRead the original story

    Friday Nov 16 | Herald Star Online

    ... this week as they move on to the quarterfinals of the Class AA playoffs against unbeaten and fourth-seeded Nicholas County? The game is Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at the Nicholas High School campus on U.S. Route 19 in Summersville, about a ...

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  4. Authorities check sex offender information in Nicholas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Courthouse Thursday. The press conference was in regard to a recent sex offender verification operation in Nicholas County. "The act allows the Marshals service to go out and work with our state and local partners, and to conduct sex offender ...

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  5. Parents sue over vote on school rebuilding planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Education Week

    Three parents have a lawsuit asking a judge to nullify the West Virginia School Building Authority board vote to approve consolidating Nicholas County schools damaged by the June 2016 flood. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the suit was filed Tuesday in Kanawha County Circuit Court and alleges open meetings law violations that invalidate the decision to use federal funding to consolidate schools instead of rebuilding them separately.

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  6. Lewis Nissan Athlete of the Week - Jacob O'DellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | WOAY

    ... ts there will be mixed emotions when the season ends. Hear from O'Dell and Grizzlies head coach Gene Morris. Nicholas County hosts Weir in the quarterfinals Saturday afternoon in Summersville.

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  7. Weir High Dots the - I'Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 10 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Cook touchdown pass capped the scoring. The Red Riders will travel to Summersville to take on No. 4 seed Nicholas County. It defeated No. No. 13 Petersburg, 41-10, on Friday. With the road team choosing the time and place, Filberto left little doubt ...

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  8. PBHS moves to title contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... the 2016 title game. After disposing of Shady Spring, 3-0, in Friday's first match, Philip Barbour got past Nicholas County in a thrilling five-set semifinal encounter, taking the deciding set, 15-13. The Lady Colts had won the first two sets ...

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  9. Mountain Lions fall to Midland TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... Jacob O'Dell scored three rushing touchdowns and quarterback Jared Sagraves threw for three scores as No. 2 Nicholas County defeated No. 15 Petersburg, 41-10, Friday night in Class AA playoff action. Senior quarterback Jacob Hartman had a 9-yard ...

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  10. Vikes back in the danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Inter-Mountain

    No. 13 Petersburg takes to the road tonight at No. 4 and unbeaten Nicholas County in first-round play of the Class AA playoffs.

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  11. Point hosts AA playoff openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... the 2018 campaign with identical 1-9 marks. Like top-seeded Fairmont Senior (10-0) and fourth-seeded Nicholas County (10-0) in Class AA, each classification has two unbeaten teams apiece at the start of their respective playoff tournaments. ...

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  12. Mountain Lions earn playoff berthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... In Class AA, No. 13 Petersburg (7-2) earned its first postseason berth since 1993 and will visit No. 4 Nicholas County (10-0) ona SFriday. Fairmont Senior (10-0) is the top seed in double-A and entertains No. 16 Lewis County (6-4) on Saturday ...

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  13. Wreck claims life in Nicholas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | West Virginia Metro

    Christina Hope Kidd, 42, was killed when the car in which she was a passenger overturned Friday in the community of Swiss in Nicholas County. The driver of the vehicle, Albert Wayne Barnett, 34, of Summersville was injured.

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  14. Deadly Car Accident Occurs In Nicholas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | WOAY

    According to deputies, a single-vehicle rollover crash occurred on south Swiss Road at around 12:30 pm. Once on scene, the passenger Christina Kidd, 42, of Summersville was pronounced deceased.

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  15. EHS competes at statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... (203), Doddridge County (238), Ritchie County (239), Wayne (275), Elkins (278), Charleston Catholic (284), Nicholas County (322), PikeView (346), Clay County (366), Tucker County (408) and Buffalo (444). He was followed by Luke Anger 97th (19:23), ...

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  16. West Virginia board revotes on school rebuilding planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | District Administration

    Under threat of a lawsuit over transparency, the West Virginia School Building Authority board revoted Monday to allow using federal flood recovery money to consolidate schools in Nicholas County. The SBA board allowed James Barber, the Richwood High graduate and attorney who alleged open meetings act violations, and Stu Matthis, another Richwood High graduate and vice president/senior engineer at STV Engineers, to present Monday.

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  17. West Virginia School Building Authority redoes vote over Nicholas school rebuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 22 | WOAY

    The threat of a lawsuit adds another round in the fight over how and where to rebuild flood damaged and destroyed schools in Richwood. The West Virginia School Building Authority Monday unanimously redid a September vote over Nicholas County school rebuilding in hopes of heading off a threatened lawsuit over possible violations of the state open meetings law.

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  18. Your southern West Virginia weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Logan Banner

    ... by an adult. Cost is $14 and children 10 years and younger just $8. (A portion of all proceeds benefit the Nicholas County Humane Society) They're back ... The "Old Hospital on College Hill" in Williamson will re-open to welcome "patients" back into ...

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  19. Weir High's time to shineRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2018 | Herald Star Online

    ... more than Fairmont Senior. There are five undefeated teams left in Class AA - Fairmont Senior, Bluefield, Nicholas County, Poca and Pt. Pleasant. The engineer of that high-scoring offense is senior quarterback Connor Neal. He was behind center when ...

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  20. Celebrations are being planned at West Virginia's 3 National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | West Virginia Metro

    Three West Virginia schools will among the more than 300 public schools and 49 private schools from across the U.S. officially recognized as 2018 National Blue Ribbon Schools next month in Washington, D.C. Those schools are Allen T. Allison Elementary School in Hancock County, Mount Lookout Elementary School in Nicholas County and East Lynn Elementary School in Wayne County. "The kids have worked so hard.

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