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Philip Maramba: It’s been amazing watching TV change channels
Philip Maramba: It’s been amazing watching TV change channels

Kids and adults have more viewing options than ever

Pianist makes triumphant return with W.Va. Symphony

When Pianist Valentina Lisitsa was forced to cancel a performance of Brahms’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor with the West Virginia Symphony in January, she offered to return this season and perform both of the composer’s piano...

Person unresponsive after car wreck

A person was unresponsive after being involved in a single-vehicle accident on Childress Road in Alum Creek around 7:45 p.m. Friday, a Kanawha County Metro 911 dispatcher said.

The vehicle went over a hill and crashed into a tree.


Herd hosts Rice in key showdown
Herd hosts Rice in key showdown

HUNTINGTON — In a season in which Marshall has cast nine underdogs to the wayside, the stakes in today’s battle against Rice are as high as you can ask for.

The Thundering Herd will once again patrol...

Martinsburg closes out GW in final set at state volleyball semifinals
Martinsburg closes out GW in final set at state volleyball semifinals

Friday was not a good day to be a high school volleyball team from the southern part of the state as six regional squads were eliminated in quarterfinal and semifinal play of the state tournament at the Charleston Civic Center.

In Class AAA,...

WVU needs rally to win

MORGANTOWN — Leave it to Juwan Staten to find the silver lining surrounding even the darkest of clouds.

He and his West Virginia teammates nearly did the unthinkable Friday night, falling behind lightly...

WVU-Monmouth box score

West Virginia 64, Monmouth 54

Monmouth (0-1)


James 32 2-9 2-2 6 1 6

Kofane 27 3-4 2-3 11 1 8

Jones 32 4-5 6-6 4 1 14

Robinson 35 3-7 2-2 1 2 9

Tillman 11 1-1 0-0 0 0 2

Dileo 13 0-2 0-...

Herd wins opener under D’Antoni

HUNTINGTON -- It surprises no one to have Ryan Taylor lead Marshall in scoring.

But Cheikh Sane? Austin Loop?

Who knew?

Taylor had 16 points, six rebounds and four assists Friday night as the Thundering...

Marshall basketball box score

Marshall 74, Jacksonville State 55

Jacksonville State (0-1)


Felder 23 0-2 2-3 8 1 6

Hunter 23 0-0 0-0 6 0 0

Townser 29 2-5 1-2 2 3 11

Mitchem 17 1-5 0-0 0 2 9

Rackley 23 1-3 2-...

Funerals for: November 15, 2014

Ashby, Christopher L. 1 p.m., Gatens

Beck, Kenneth 2 p.m., Hughes Creek Community Church, Hugheston.

Bell, Ada 4 p.m., Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

Boggs, Eleanor R. 10 a.m., Witcher...

Richard Carroll

Richard Patrick Carroll, 49, of Robson, died Wed., Nov. 12, 2014. Richard was cremated. Private service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Mary Perry

Mary J. Perry, 73, of Harts, died Thurs., Nov. 13, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Tues., Nov. 18, at 14 Mile Church of Christ at Ranger. Friends may call from 6 to 10 p.m. Mon. at the church. Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, is in charge of the...

Rebecca McCormick

Rebecca "Becki" McCormick, born October 1, 1957, passed away Thursday, November 13, 2014.

Becki left behind her mother, Elsie "Adkins" Kent; three children, Jackson, Laura and Luci McCormick; five sisters; one brother; and eight grandchildren....


Second round of ACA health care sign-ups begin
Used books and expanded beer selection coming to Taylor Books

Small bar will showcase beers from Charleston Brewing Company