Travis & Elise McClintic: Colleagues, competitors, & each other’s biggest fan

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Siblings bond with each other in various ways. Some get together for weekend cookouts. Some take an annual trip to the beach.  Travis & Elise McClintic do their sibling bonding by competing against elite athletes–and each other–in Spartan Races all across the eastern United States. “It usually comes out about 50/50 […]

West Virginia Waterfall Trail expanded ahead of Memorial Day

PRESS RELEASE: Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, Gov. Jim Justice today announced a major expansion of the popular West Virginia Waterfall Trail. The trail now has nine new stops, bringing the total up to 38 for those looking to explore cascades across the Mountain State. Since its launch last June, the statewide wonder has received […]

‘Welcome to Ronceverte’ mural drawn by local artist 

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV For years, Tanya Hazelwood asked the previous owner of the building on the corner of Edgar Avenue and Frankford Road if she could draw a mural on the exterior wall. She envisioned a large mural that would tell the city’s story and welcome folks to town. Every time she asked, she […]

Memorial Day Weekend Outlook

By Jason Christian, Blue Weather & RealWV Low pressure system could affect some holiday weekend plans. A washout is not expected but nevertheless rain is in the forecast for the eastern side of the state. Details in the video below:

Greenbrier Valley Youth Mountain Bike Team gears up for 2023 season

The Greenbrier Valley Hellbenders Youth Mountain Bike Team invites new and returning families to upcoming information sessions. Thursday, June 1 at 6:00 pm at the WV Ascend office (774 Court St. South, Lewisburg), families interested in learning more about youth cycling opportunities and the Greenbrier Valley Hellbenders Team are invited to meet some of the […]

Eastern Panhandle robotics team shines at convention

By Tanya Dallas Lewis, Black By God – The West Virginian An all-boys robotics team from Berkeley and Jefferson counties competed at the 49th National Society of Black Engineers Annual “I.AM.STEM” Convention held in Kansas City, MO. The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is one of the largest student-governed organizations in the United States.  NSBE, founded […]