Last fall, high school cheer squads from around West Virginia competed in their region championships with an eye on qualifying for the state tournament.
Gov. Jim Justice joined officials from the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources and West Virginia Tourism Office on Wednesday for a virtual buck scoring event to determine if a buck harvested in Wyoming County is one of the largest typical Pope and Young-class bucks taken in North Ame…
Midland Trail High School senior Indy Eades signed on Friday, Dec. 18 to attend college at West Virginia Wesleyan College in Buckhannon and play for the Bobcats golf squad at the NCAA Division II level. Eades, who advanced to the state golf tournament this past fall and earned all-state desi…
Anglers and hunters who buy a 2021 hunting and fishing license in December have a chance to win a lifetime license and other prizes from the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
PARKERSBURG – The captains of the 2020 W.Va. Class A All-State football team, as voted on by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association, took very different paths to arrive at their honors. One went on a windy road, while the other traveled on a straight-forward journey.
Turkey hunters harvested 1,038 birds during the fall season, according to preliminary numbers provided by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and state restrictions, the Original Toughman Contest West Virginia has updated its 2021 event schedule. The new dates are listed below:
West Virginia’s buck firearms season is underway and the state Division of Natural Resources is encouraging hunters to give back to their community by donating their harvest to the Hunters Helping the Hungry program.
PARKERSBURG — In a year like no other in Mountain State history, the Wirt County volleyball team of first-year head coach Katie Frazier finished 15-4 and repeated as Class A state volleyball champions.
Many hunters in West Virginia got their start when they were kids, and the state Division of Natural Resources is encouraging adult hunters to continue introducing their children and families to the sport this fall.
In one of this weekend's WVSSAC Class A football quarterfinal matchups, No. 4 St. Marys (8-1) is slated to host No. 5 Midland Trail (4-1) at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22 at Bill Hanlin Stadium, provided no change is dictated by the West Virginia Department of Education map on Saturday, Nov. 21.
In a middle school football game on Oct. 22, the Midland Trail Patriots prevailed over the Valley Greyhounds, 20-12, on eighth grade night despite having six starters out with injuries.
OAK HILL — Despite missing part of the season due to school situations regarding Covid-19, Oak Hill Middle School has been able to compete in some local cross-country races.
MEADOW BRIDGE — Summers County crossed the neighboring county line and dodged a last-ditch upset bid in securing a 20-18 win over rival Meadow Bridge Friday at Frank Arritt Stadium.
Earlier this month, Midland Trail senior Indy Eades placed seventh in the Class A state golf tournament in Wheeling, which earned him first-team all-state designation.
Distance racers will get the opportunity to get outside, stretch their legs and assess their conditioning level in Saturday's Sticks & Stones 15k Trail Run at Babcock State Park.
With a sliver of opportunity in gold, Midland Trail Middle and Valley PK-8 opened their 2020 football season Thursday in Smithers. The Patriots emerged with a 16-0 victory.
In a high school golf match played at Bridge Haven on Thursday, Aug. 17 before Fayette County went back into red status, Midland Trail defeated Oak Hill, 123-137, under rainy conditions.
Labor Day weekend might be the unofficial end of summer, but there are plenty of opportunities in the coming months for fishing adventures in the Mountain State, according to fish management officials for the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
SUMMERSVILLE — Many of the difficulties and uncertainties of recent months were set aside for a couple hours Friday night in some of the state’s high school football stadiums.
BRIDGEPORT — The Mountain East Conference this week announced its updated plans for athletic competition this fall, which were approved by the MEC Board of Directors.
In Southern West Virginia there are two things the locals can always count on: The Gauley River will flow at 2,800 cubic feet per second on weekends in September and October, and the excitement level of rafters will be off the charts.
Days after laying out a plan for fall sports to get started in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, the West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission released two sets of guideline modifications to carry all sports through the season.
When the North-South Football Classic and basketball game were canceled because of concerns over the coronavirus, that was thought to be the final hurrah for all seniors across the state.
West Virginia bears begin leaving their dens around mid-March. They emerge hungry and looking for food. People who feed them by accident or design put themselves, their property and especially the bears at risk.