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Final classes to graduate from Fayetteville, Valley | News  The Fayette Tribune

There will be a bit more urgency surrounding two of Fayette County's five public high school graduation ceremonies this weekend.

End of an era for some schools in Fayette County  WVNS-TV

The last day of school is usually a happy day as students now get to relax for summer. For Fayetteville and Valley High Schools, Friday was the end of an era.

Closing the treasure chest  Beckley Register-Herald

One last time the students at Fayetteville High School paint the halls featuring different homecoming themes. One last time a couple is crowned Homecoming ...

Fayetteville High School Tribute Tour kicks off  The Fayette Tribune

The tribute tour got off to a rousing start last Thursday.

Fayetteville High to go out with a flourish  Beckley Register-Herald

Ahoy, mateys. The Pirates have plans for a swashbuckling sendoff for Fayetteville High School in its last year in existence. The Fayetteville High community at ...

Tribute event for Fayetteville High Schools closing  WVNS-TV

A group of Fayetteville High School alumni are organizing a tribute event.

New councils to hold first meetings in Oak Hill, Fayetteville  The Fayette Tribune

The newly-elected councils of both Oak Hill and Fayetteville will meet this week for the first time.

Christmas in August  Beckley Register-Herald

oak hill — While the calendar says summer, for Oak Hill head football coach, Jason Blankenship, it might as well say Christmas time.

Fayetteville welcomes Fourth with Downhome parade  Beckley Register-Herald

FAYETTEVILLE— The sun was blazing, and the parade was late.

GALLERY: Fayetteville's Last Commencement  Beckley Register-Herald

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Sullivan named new chamber director | News  The Fayette Tribune

Becky Sullivan, a 20-year veteran of the tourism industry, has been chosen as the new executive director of the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce and New ...

North-South notebook: Moneypenny grateful for chance to coach South - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Fayetteville coach David Moneypenny will represent the Pirates one final time when he coaches the South in Saturday's North-South Football Classic.

World War II vets invited to weekend events  The Fayette Tribune

FAYETTEVILLE — They are called the Greatest Generation. In all, 16 million Americans served their nation and the world during World War II. According to the ...

GALLERY: Midland Trail at Fayetteville, Football  Beckley Register-Herald

Fayetteville hosted Midland Trail for the last "Battle of the Bridge" football game Friday.

Fayette County schools rebuild remains on track - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. — The approval this week by the state School Building Authority to allocate another $1 million to the Fayette County school system will ...

New Gorge CVB, Fayette County Chamber director gets started  West Virginia MetroNews

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va. — The new executive director of the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce and New River Gorge Convention and Visitors Bureau ...

Fayetteville High School | Community  The Fayette Tribune

The 2018 Fayetteville High School commencement ceremony will be held Friday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. at the Fayette County Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Building ...

Fayetteville Aims to Restore Historic High School Building  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Fayetteville officials have renewed an effort to restore the old Fayetteville High School building. The Register-Herald of Beckley reports Mayor Dennis.

Fayette superintendent reports school construction to be completed in three phases  Beckley Register-Herald

After the approval by the School Building Authority this week for another $1 million toward the construction of the Fayette County School system, Superintendent ...

Pirates family had special night in 1992  The Fayette Tribune

Football, Fayetteville style, 1992. The beginning was as forgettable as the ending was glorious. Well before they hoisted the Class A state championship trophy ...

West Virginia education board approves Fayette County consolidation - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Board of Education voted Wednesday to close seven schools in the Fayette County Schools district. The Fayette ...

Judge Tinsley recognized during Black History Month  The Fayette Tribune

FAYETTEVILLE — As students walked the halls of the local high/middle school in February, they were able to view a display honoring one of their own.

Fayette County school board approves closure, consolidation plan  West Virginia MetroNews

OAK HILL, W.Va. — The Fayette County Board of Education voted Tuesday to close seven schools over a two-year period, as well as reconfigure and ...

Organizers are excited for 39th annual Bridge Day on Saturday  West Virginia MetroNews

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. — West Virginia's largest one-day festival, Bridge Day, is Saturday, October 20. The third Saturday in October tradition at the New River ...

Dempsey, Pirates take control of Greyhounds (WITH VIDEO & GALLERY)  Beckley Register-Herald

Smithers — The Fayetteville High School football team took a three-game winning streak against Fayette County rival Valley into Friday night's meeting.

Meadow Bridge High to remain open; Valley not so lucky  The Montgomery Herald

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Board of Education approved all closures and consolidations for Fayette County schools except Meadow Bridge High ...

Fayetteville pounds Richwood into submission (WITH GALLERY)  Beckley Register-Herald

Richwood — Fayetteville rolled into Richwood behind a powerful rushing attack. They rolled out of town with a big win in an early season Class A showdown.

North-South Football rosters announced | Sports  The Montgomery Herald

Bob Mullett, game director of the West Virginia Athletic Coaches Association's WCHS-TV/FOX-11 North-South Football Classic, has announced the rosters for ...

Spring Education Interns Complete Student Teaching for GSC  My Buckhannon

Glenville, WV – Fifteen students have completed their student teaching internships for Glenville State College and participated in GSC's May Commencement ...

Middle Schoolers Sentenced For Life-Threatening Prank On Teacher With Food Allergy  KFSM 5Newsonline

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Students at an Ohio school were given probation after they played a dangerous prank on their teacher, according to WSYX . The art ...

County public school students graduate this weekend | News  The Montgomery Herald

Members of the Class of 2017 from Fayette County's public schools will graduate this weekend.

Fayette Board OKs School Closings, Grade Reconfigurations  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Fayette County would close several existing school buildings under a plan approved by the county Board of Education. The board agreed on the plan Tuesday.

Dolin to play in North-South Classic  Jackson County Newspapers

The North-South All-Star Football Classic is a game that most high school football players only dream of, but one local senior is having that dream come true.

Oak Hill's Ashby West one step away (WITH GALLERY)  Beckley Register-Herald

huntington — Ashby West's run through the state tournament thus far has seen a little bit of everything.

North-South football: South out to slow dynamic North offense  Charleston Gazette-Mail

The North has pulled out all the stops in an attempt to move the ball in Saturday's game. Thus, the South should be satisfied with getting some stops.

Mr. Versatile captains Pirates on final voyage  Beckley Register-Herald

One last ride. Those three words will be the driving force behind all area seniors when football season resumes in August. For Fayetteville senior Jordan ...

AJ Harman Honored By Head Coaching Selection for North-South Game  WDTV

After playing in the North-South game in 2005 as a standout for Liberty High School, AJ Harman now has a whistle instead of a helmet, as the head coach of the ...

Meadow Bridge High to remain open  Beckley Register-Herald

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Board of Education approved all closures and consolidations for Fayette County schools except Meadow Bridge High ...

Leadership Fayette County bids farewell to Class of 2018  The Fayette Tribune

Commemorating 16 years of the Leadership Fayette County program, a graduation banquet and alumni reunion were hosted at the Oak Hill Holiday Lodge ...

UPDATE: School consolidation plans move forward in Fayette County  WSAZ-TV

Board members voted 4-1 in favor of closing several schools.

Spring will bring school construction in Oak Hill  The Fayette Tribune

As winter snow falls, Fayette County Schools officials have their eyes set toward spring and the beginning of a culmination of turmoil that beset the county the ...

Pirates aim to create new identity, keep winning  The Fayette Tribune

The primary question is "Can Fayetteville be as good as last year?"

Prep track state meet notebook: Hurricane's Snyder repeats as high jump champ  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Jaylen Snyder's performance in the high jump wasn't record setting, but it was spectacular.

Parkersburg resident files papers for gubernatorial bid | News, Sports, Jobs  Parkersburg News

PARKERSBURG — A Parkersburg man has filed precandidacy papers to run for governor of West Virginia in 2020. The 46-year-old Jody Murphy previously ...

WV school board OKs Fayette County consolidation plan  Charleston Gazette-Mail

The West Virginia Board of Education approved a consolidation plan for Fayette County public schools Wednesday, almost exactly a year after the board ...

Leadership Fayette County participants graduate  The Fayette Tribune

Twelve Fayette County students were awarded scholarships for completing the Fayette County Education Fund's Leadership Fayette County program at a ...

County grapplers performing well as season winds down  The Fayette Tribune

For the first time in Fayetteville High School's wrestling team history, the Pirates placed second in a team dual competition, the Bob Stover Classic Tournament ...

Downtown Fayetteville to Connect to New River Gorge With Trail  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

The Federal Lands Access Program has awarded a $230000 grant for a hiking and biking trail that will link downtown Fayetteville to trails in the New River.

Harrah sworn in as Fayette prosecutor  Beckley Register-Herald

FAYETTEVILLE — A lifelong Fayette County resident, Larry E. Harrah II, was sworn in Friday as the county's new prosecuting attorney.

COLUMN: Coach thankful for community-wide help in dealing with loss  The Fayette Tribune

Fayetteville High School's magical football season has provided some much-needed solace for coach Dan Poland, as he and his wife, Ashley, grieve the loss ...

Greerbrier East student to represent W.Va. at Poetry Out Loud Contest in Washington, DC  My Buckhannon

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Greenbrier East High School student Brett Napier will represent West Virginia at the Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest in ...

Fayette Board of Education Candidates Q and A  Beckley Register-Herald

At a March 17 meeting, School Building Authority Executive Director David Sneed said counties with local boards that are of one mind are more likely to be ...

Middle school students visit WVU Tech for Junior Nursing Academy  Beckley Register-Herald

Middle school students from across the region filled a classroom on WVU Tech's campus Tuesday morning to learn the fundamentals of what it takes to be a ...

Terri's Tribute to host breast cancer awareness events each month  Beckley Register-Herald

OAK HILL — Terri's Tribute, a local breast cancer awareness organization, plans to spend the entire year, rather than a single month, raising awareness.

Fayette BOE candidates square off in Oak Hill  The Montgomery Herald

OAK HILL — Dozens of area residents turned out Thursday night for a candidates' forum sponsored by Fayette Fair Share, a local political action committee ...

Middle school roundup  The Fayette Tribune

FAYETTEVILLE — Local middle school basketball teams faced a busy slate this past week prior to the Christmas vacation.

Fayette community members take school bus routes in efforts to deliver meals to students  Beckley Register-Herald

FAYETTEVILLE — Dozens of teachers, *service* personnel and community volunteers stood together Tuesday as they packed school buses full of food to be ...

County gridders gain first-team all-state status  The Fayette Tribune

WHEELING — Wheeling Central coach Mike Young is a believer that if each player does his job with the team in mind, that individual success is a natural ...

Fayette graduation ceremonies scheduled | Local News  The Fayette Tribune

Five Fayette County public schools will send the Class of 2013 out into the world this weekend.

Leadership Fayette County class graduates | News  The Montgomery Herald

The Fayette County Education Fund, Inc., a local non-profit, proudly announces graduates of the Leadership Fayette County Class of 2017.

W.Va's remote trails offer epic bikepacking excursions  Beckley Register-Herald

Two buddies, a pair of bikes, sleeping bags, trail food and the great expanse of West Virginia's wildest terrain — bike trails, four-wheeler paths, rail trails, dirt ...

Fridley commits to Glenville  The Fayette Tribune

Rising senior Ashley Fridley enjoyed another productive summer on the travel softball circuit with her Diamond Express teammates, and she capped the summer ...

Troopers ready to step into action  West Virginia MetroNews

INSTITUTE, W.Va. — There are 27 new West Virginia State Police Troopers following graduation ceremonies that took place Friday at West Virginia State ...

Fourth of July events planned | News  The Montgomery Herald

Local municipalities will help residents and visitors alike celebrate the nation's Independence Day with activities beginning Friday. Following is a brief look:

Schedule of events for Bridge Day at New River Gorge  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Traffic comes to a halt on the New River Gorge Bridge as thousands of people pour onto the bridge — and a few of them jump off it — during.

Oak Hill Middle School Buildings Closed for Safety Issues  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Two buildings on an Oak Hill middle school's campus have been closed because of safety issues. Fayette County school officials closed Collins Middle School.

State arts camp wrapping up amid uncertain future  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - The bulk of the focus of the Governor's School for the Arts at Marshall University has been on expanding the capabilities and creativity of 112 of ...

Here Are The Best Sophomore Boys Returners In XC  MileSplit

Check out the top returning sophomore boys heading into the 2019 cross country season.

Harrison County track athletes share McCoy Award  Huntington Herald Dispatch

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. - South Harrison's Freddy Canary and Bridgeport's McKenna Smith are the 2018 winners of the McCoy Award, sponsored by The ...

Collins Middle School parents remained concerned after open house  Beckley Register-Herald

The beginning of a new school year is usually an exciting time, filled with new class schedules, new teachers and the familiar faces of friends.

Public high school honor grad candidates  The Fayette Tribune

Prospective honor graduates in the county's public high schools posed for photos prior to their recent graduation.

The Nation's Up-And-Coming Boys High Jumpers  MileSplit

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Army National Combine participants

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.

Super 25 Regional Girls Volleyball Rankings - Week 5  USA TODAY High School Sports

Each week USA TODAY High School Sports and the American Volleyball Coaches Association will release Super 25 Regional Girls Volleyball Rankings.

Gallery: Victims of the 1970 Marshall Plane Crash | The Plane Crash  Huntington Herald Dispatch

At 7:36 p.m. Nov. 14, 1970, Southern Airways Flight 932 crashed into a hill just short of the Tri-State Airport, killing all 75 people on board. The plane was ...

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