Pocahontas Board of Education expected to consider academic cuts at Monday’s meeting  

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Several weeks ago, students at Pocahontas County High School walked out of their classrooms to protest proposed academic cuts. Specifically, the students believe several math and science positions are being considered for elimination.  Initially, the students were suspended by school officials for their actions, but those suspensions were downgraded to unexcused […]

Dirty Birds give fans reason to smile with first ever Home Run Derby

By Matthew Young, RealWV CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The Charleston Dirty Birds got the fun started early on Saturday, as seven players competed in the team’s inaugural Home Run Derby at GoMart Ballpark. And while the season doesn’t officially begin until Thursday night when the Dirty Birds welcome the Staten Island Ferryhawks, nearly 1,400 fans came […]

McDowell County Courthouse News: April 15 through April 21

The following Death Certificates were filed in McDowell County between April 15 and April 21: The following Marriage Licenses were filed in McDowell County between April 15 and April 21: The following Land Transfers were filed in McDowell County between April 15 and April 21:

Marshall relay teams highlight final day of UVA classic

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Marshall track and field concluded the UVA Classic with five scoring results amid the elite field. The women’s 4×100 and the 4×400 teams highlighted the day for Director of Track and Field Keith Roberts‘ team.  “We had another strong weekend against tough competition at the University of Virginia,” Roberts said. “Some of our highlights […]