Wirt County Newswire

Wirt County Newswire

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

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  1. Wirt's Bogan signs with West LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Taking advantage of the early signing period here Wednesday afternoon, two-time first-team Class A all-state catcher Skylar Bogan of Wirt County inked her national letter of intent to continue her softball career for the Hilltoppers of West Liberty University head coach Herb Minch. Bogan admitted of getting things over with now.

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  2. Cause of fatal fire undeterminedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | West Virginia Metro

    The cause of a fatal fire last week in Wirt County has been officially classified as undetermined by the state Fire Marshal's Office. A 57-year-old man died when his mobile home on Peewee Hill near Elizabeth caught fire last Friday morning.

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  3. Man dies in Wirt fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | West Virginia Metro

    ELIZABETH, W.Va . - The state Fire Marshal's Office is investigating a deadly fire that happened Friday in Wirt County.

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  4. NEXT - SBOUTRead the original story

    Friday Nov 3 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Little Kanawha Conference champion Wirt County upped its mark to 43-3-3 here Thursday night at Parkersburg Catholic as the Tigers handed rival Williamstown a 25-8, 25-14 and 25-21 setback in the Class A, Region IV, Section 1 title match. The Yellowjackets of head coach Rachelle Cole knocked off Ravenswood in the loser's bracket final - 25-21, 25-12 and 25-14 - to also punch their ticket to Saturday's regional in Elizabeth.

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  5. Williamstown holds off Lady FalconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... "Sometimes I think it's just the thought of who we're playing," Coach VanMeter said. "You play Williamstown, Wirt County, the bigger teams, and that gets in your head before you actually get to the game. Sometimes girls have a tendency to beat ...

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  6. Pioneer Day brings Wirt County's past back to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Photo by Jeffrey Saulton Blacksmith Rob Pitts, left, of Elizabeth, works on an item as Tyler Hardbarger, middle, adds air to fan the flames and Luke Hardbarger, right, watches. Photo by Jeffrey Saulton Wanda Wayne, of Roane County, shows her basket weaving during the Wirt County Pioneer Day in Elizabeth.

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  7. Look Back: The opening of the railroad bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... that we express the sentiments of the large circle of friends and acquaintances of the family, both in this and Wirt County where the Doctor formerly resided. Bob Enoch is the president of the Wood County Historical Society. The group meets at 7p.m. ...

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  8. Elizabeth to host Wirt County Pioneer Day celebration SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Elizabeth. Units participating are: Jim Miracle, (Carlin's Artillery Battery D (two cannons) from Parkersburg, Wirt County's (19th VA Cavalry Co. A and17th VA Cavalry Co. F) and other infantry units, John Haddox's (Western Virginia Artillery ...

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  9. Sargent D. HutchinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Sargent D. Hutchinson, 74, of Elizabeth, passed away October 1, 2017, at Camden Clark Medical Center following a brief illness. He was born January 8, 1943, in Wirt County, a son of the late Oscar Cecil and Hazel Marie Hutchinson.

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  10. Creative Camp hopes crafting lessons help keep fading traditions aliveRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Heritage Sewing skills. She taught third grade for a number of years and her mother had taught Home Economics in Wirt County for a number of years, which many schools no longer teach anymore. As much as she liked teaching young children, Smith ...

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  11. Injuries, lack of experience hurt WVU defense against KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... althy and correct the things that we can correct," ELIZABETH - It's a long time from now until November, but the Wirt County volleyball team is hoping to make ...

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  12. Big Reds, Devils' golf on to statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... ent event begins Oct. 3 on the Trent Jones Course. ELIZABETH - It's a long time from now until November, but the Wirt County volleyball team is hoping to make ...

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  13. Pioneers win Shrine Trophy GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... -6 of 99 yards to cap all the scoring in the game. ELIZABETH - It's a long time from now until November, but the Wirt County volleyball team is hoping to make ...

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  14. WVU - Sfinally pulls away from KU, 56-34Read the original story

    Sep 23, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... body there to tackle him or if we did, we'd miss." ELIZABETH - It's a long time from now until November, but the Wirt County volleyball team is hoping to make ...

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  15. No. 18 Ohio Valley men victorious vs. DominicanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... erly Mora earned the clean slate with seven saves. ELIZABETH - It's a long time from now until November, but the Wirt County volleyball team is hoping to make ...

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  16. Big Red boys top South booters, 4-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... s, so keep watching because there's more to come." ELIZABETH - It's a long time from now until November, but the Wirt County volleyball team is hoping to make ...

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  17. Early voting on road bond beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today and Sept. 30 at the courthouses in Tyler County, Wirt County and Ritchie County. Hours are 8:30-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today and Saturday at the courthouses in Doddridge ...

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  18. Howard Charles - Charlie' McCoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born July 21, 1941, in Big Bend, W.Va., Calhoun County, son of the late Charles C. and Hannah Ewing McCoy. Charlie worked most of his life as a Wirt County farmer.

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  19. Tigers pull away from WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... He had surgery on the bicep this week and will miss the remainder of the football campaign. St. Marys 39, Wirt County 0 ELIZABETH - Jaiden Smith had a monster game on the ground for the defending Class ... RAVENSWOOD - No Jayden Rhodes and seven ...

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  20. STUNG!: Partridge, Magnolia roll WilliamstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... yards through the air. Parsons (4-61) and Herrick (3-58) had all of the Blue Eagles' receptions. St. Marys 39, Wirt County 0 ELIZABETH - Jaiden Smith had a monster game on the ground for the defending Class ... RAVENSWOOD - No Jayden Rhodes and ...

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