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MORGANTOWN — Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., touched on a number of issues – mostly ones related to health care – during a town hall meeting on March 18 in Morganto...

Street grading causes residential strife

Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 9:15 PM

JAKES RUN — Memorial Road, off Jakes Run Road in the western part of the county, has been graded after the United States Postal Service (USPS) had to stop delivery of packages due to unsafe conditions.The postmaster was unavailable for comm...

No ID released in fatal I-68 wreck

Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 5:38 PM

KINGWOOD — The name of the person killed in an accident on Interstate 68 the evening of June 23 had not been released by police as of Monday. According to a press release from Maryland State Police, troopers went to an accident at 6:40 p.m...

Preston Commission considers mass gathering ordinance

Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 5:32 PM

KINGWOOD — Preston Commissioners are interested in taking a closer look at the county’s mass gathering ordinance, they said June 26. Commissioners Craig Jennings and Dave Price discussed the ordinance briefly. Commissioner Don Smith was ab...

July Fourth celebration seeks participants

Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 5:28 PM

MORGANTOWN — An influx of new volunteers working under tight time constraints have ensured Morgantown’s annual Celebration of America will continue — but help is still needed. Specifically, organizers are looking fo...

WVU Hospitals to build drug treatment center

Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 5:21 PM

MORGANTOWN — WVU Hospitals plans to build a new substance disorder treatment center at Mylan Park. The state Health Care Authority (HCA) recently granted an exemption for a Certificate of Need, which gave WVUH the green light to move ahead...

Man gets probation for distributing child pornography

Posted: Jun 26 2017 - 5:17 PM

MORGANTOWN — Gary Mayfield was sentenced to probation for distributing child pornography. On June 26, Monongalia County Circuit Court Judge Susan Tucker sentenced Mayfield, 74, to two years in prison, but it was suspended for probation. May...