Christian Brackenrich qualifies for CrossFit Games semifinals

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Christian Brackenrich is one of the nicest guys you’ll ever meet. He’s polite, professional, and caring.  He asks, “How are you and your family doing?” And you get the sense that he actually wants to know.  Perhaps that’s because he’s seen his share of challenges at a young age.  “Everybody brings […]

Spring Mills High School advances to Academic Showdown finale

April 12, 2024 SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. – The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) congratulates the two teams that advanced out of the 2024 Academic Showdown (Showdown) regional competition today at Shepherd University in Jefferson County. Spring Mills High School Team 1 (Berkeley County) earned first place, and Spring Mills High School Team 2 placed second. Both […]

CAMC program hits the road to take on Kanawha County’s HIV crisis

The Kanawha Valley’s HIV crisis has been well documented. During the past few years. An increase in homelessness, substance use disorders and the sharing of needles has led to the spread of HIV and other diseases.    Over 500 people are enrolled in CAMC’s Ryan White Program which covers 19 counties in southern West Virginia.   Due […]

Lawmakers hear update on agrotourism

By Matthew Young, RealWV CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The Legislative Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development, on Tuesday, heard a presentation on “Agrotourism,” from the W.Va. Department of Agriculture’s Assistant Director of Business Development, Maggie Blankenship.  “Agrotourism is strong in our state,” Blankenship began. “Some of our farms date back to 2008 to be established as […]

Fayette County Courthouse News: April 10 through April 16

The following Death Certificates were filed in Fayette County between April 10 and April 16 (NOTE – All Death Certificates during this period were filed on April 15): The following Marriage Certificates were filed in Fayette County between April 10 and April 16: The following Land Transfers were filed in Fayette County between April 10 […]