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2 stabbed in Charleston late Friday

Two people were stabbed late Friday night near the Middle East Market in Charleston.

The two victims — a man and a woman — ran to the Outback Steakhouse in the Charleston Town Center Mall to call 911 just after 11 p.m., according...

Funerals for: August 23, 2014
Hurricane girls kick off season with romp over Park
Hurricane girls kick off season with romp over Park

HURRICANE — Once Hurricane got the ball rolling in its season opener Friday night, there was no stopping the Redskins.

Seniors Abby Watson and Audrey Barber tallied two goals apiece as Hurricane dominated...

Jean-Felix ready for big role on Herd line
Jean-Felix ready for big role on Herd line

HUNTINGTON — Let’s dispel the myth right now: Marshall tackle Sandley Jean-Felix cannot tie his shoes while standing straight up.

But he doesn’t have to bend over that far to reach his laces. He...

Dave Hickman: WVU has a bunch of ’backers

MORGANTOWN — When West Virginia’s football team gathered for preseason camp just over three weeks ago, Tony Gibson was fairly giddy over the group of linebackers he was about to begin coaching.


Boys soccer: New-look GW wins 5-0

George Washington sported a lot of new faces in new places, but the end result was the same old success for the Patriots.

Jonah Cosby scored twice as the defending state champions opened their season with a 5-0 victory over Riverside Friday...

Prep soccer roundup: Nitro girls open with 6-0 win over Poca

Taylor Burdette netted three goals to give Nitro a 6-0 season-opening girls soccer victory over Poca Friday night at Poca.

Savannah Miller, Autumn Griggs and Ashley Stevens each recorded a goal and keeper Marcella Romeo tallied five saves for...

Roundup: WVU women open with loss to Penn State


n The football scrimmage between Buffalo and Clay County set for Friday at Clay County High School has been...

8-run 7th carries Power to win

The West Virginia Power poured on eight runs in the seventh inning and beat the Kannapolis Intimidators 10-5 Friday night at Appalachian Power Park.

The Power took the early advantage with a pair of runs in the first behind a two-run single by...

38 graduate from Job Corps Center (photo)
38 graduate from Job Corps Center (photo)

Chiari walk hopes to educate, raise funds
Chiari walk hopes to educate, raise funds

During her first week in the sixth grade, Keegan Shaffer, 11, was tasked to write about the most important event in her life. While her fellow students wrote about a sibling’s birth or starting middle school, Shaffer chose to describe the nine-...

Editorial: Suicide’s needless, heartbreaking toll

This morning, a flock of concerned people will gather at Magic Island for Charleston’s fourth annual Walk For Suicide Prevention. We hope the walkers succeed in raising watchfulness against the menace of self-killing, a tragedy that inflicts...


Winfield girls chasing third straight state soccer title
Florida State No. 1 in AP poll; Marshall receives votes