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Stonewall Resort hosts a night of fun and mysteries

Stonewall Resort hosted a special evening Friday along with Vintage Theatre Company out of Elkins for a night of fun and a Murder Mystery Dinner. → Read More

Bartending battle aims to raise $1.3M for charity

Three teams battled it out in a bartending challenge at Kegler's Clubhouse for the second year in a row to raise money for United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties. → Read More

Morgantown Wow Factory offers clay hand-building classes and more

The Wow Factory in Morgantown is showing off a variety of different hands-on events, such as clay hand-building, which has one of their trained instructors guide participants to create a house luminary. → Read More

Robinson Grand hosts Jimmy Buffett tribute band ‘Bluffett’

The Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center hosted its inaugural Winter Beach Bash on Saturday, featuring the music of Bluffett, a tribute to Jimmy Buffett, and the mangia of the Big Kahuna. → Read More

Free COVID testing offered at Kelly Miller Community Center

The Partnership of African American Churches COVID-19 Surge Testing team hosted a free testing and vaccine Clinic in Clarksburg on Saturday at the Kelly Miller Community Center. → Read More

West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival hosts wine tasting fundraiser

West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival hosted a wine tasting at the Gore Luxe in Clarksburg, featuring wines from Haunting Hill Winery, The Sweeter Side of The Feud Winery and West Virginia Fruit and Betty as well as having live music performed by Holly Turkovich. → Read More

Entrapment confirmed in Shinnston house fire

SHINNSTON, W.Va. (WBOY) – A late-night fire in Shinnston on Thursday resulted in one person being entrapped in the home and seven fire departments responding to the scene. According to the Harrison County 911 center, the fire was called in at 10:47 p.m. Shinnston Fire Chief Donny Lindsey said one person was entrapped in the […] → Read More

United Way counting people affected by homelessness

The United Way of Harrison and Doddridge Counties Homeless Services Program is leading the initiative in a Point in Time Count of individuals experiencing homelessness in the counties. → Read More

Cultural Foundation provides funding for arts groups

The Cultural Foundation of Harrison County announced the recipients of the 2023 Community Arts Project Grant Awards at its annual meeting at Waldomore in Clarksburg on Sunday. → Read More

Preston Memorial Hospital Foundation raises funds

KINGWOOD, W.Va. – The Preston Memorial Hospital Foundation hosted its First Night Out event Saturday to raise funds for the hospital at the Craig Civic Center in Kingwood. During the event, there was a live and silent auction, 50/50 raffles, and pull tabs. There was even a DJ and karaoke for attendees to enjoy. The […] → Read More

Morgantown Art Bar host mac and cheese cook-off event

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The Morgantown Art Bar hosted a mac and cheese cook-off with 15 contestants battling it out for cash prizes in Morgantown. Admission to the event was $10 per person allowing the attendees to sample more than 15 different flavors of mac and cheese where attendees could vote for their favorite. The top […] → Read More

Rodney Carrington performs to sold-out crowd at Robinson Grand

Comedian, actor, singer and writer Rodney Carrington, known for his blue color comedy, performed Friday night to a sold-out crowd at the Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center in downtown Clarksburg. → Read More

Clarksburg City Council discusses personnel issues, salary increases

Clarksburg City Council met Thursday evening and held presentations of two proclamations for stalking awareness month and human trafficking awareness and prevention month. → Read More

KOME Asian Buffet & Bar opens in Morgantown

KOME Asian Buffet and Bar held a soft opening to friends and family Wednesday night. → Read More

Barbour County Senior Center receives funds for new Meals on Wheels vehicle

The Barbour County Senior Center received a check Friday that will go towards the purchase of a new vehicle for the Meals on Wheels program, a a 2023 Ford F-150 XL SuperCab. → Read More

WVU Extension hosts educational dinner in Jane Lew

West Virginia University Extension hosted its educational dinner meeting at the Jane Lew Park Community Building on Tuesday. → Read More

White Hall discuss police service and public works fee for non-residents

The Town of White Hall council gathered Monday evening for their regularly scheduled meeting to consider an ordinance for a non-resident police service and public works fee. → Read More

Elkins hosts special meeting regarding TIF district

Elkins City Council called a special council meeting just before its regularly scheduled meeting regarding creating Redevelopment District No. 1, approval of Project Plan No. 1, as well as the issuance of Tax Increment Financing (TIF) obligations. → Read More

Barbour River Rats hosts polar plunge for local EMS

The Barbour River Rats hosted their annual polar plunge to benefit the Barbour County Emergency Squad and help with the rising cost of services. → Read More

Mannington hosts annual Great Pepperoni Roll Drop

The City of Mannington hosted its annual New Year’s Eve Great Pepperoni Roll Drop at Wintergarden Park, which was in the middle of downtown with plenty of festivities for community members to take part in. → Read More