Addy Isaacs netted eight points to lead the Midland Trail girls past visiting Valley, 29-11, in a middle school basketball game on March 22.

Chris Hughes and John Frisby were among those who said goodbye to a good friend when Chuck Nunley passed away on Feb. 16 at the age of 52.

West Virginia's annual Archery in the Schools tournament is going virtual this year, and the state Division of Natural Resources is giving teams more chances to participate by extending the event to three days and removing a qualifying round.

Fayetteville PK-8 and Valley PK-8 squared off in a middle school basketball doubleheader Tuesday, March 9 in Smithers, with the Pirates emerging victorious in both contests.

Mallory Crowder scored 12 points and Sydasia Williams 11 as host Riverside (2-0) defeated visiting Shady Spring, 48-39, on Monday, March 8 in a girls high school basketball game.

Gov. Jim Justice joined officials from the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources and West Virginia Tourism Office on Jan. 20 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 Ameri…

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.

On Kanawha County's opening night of the 2020 football season, the Riverside Warriors came up short of visiting George Washington, 35-21.

The 2021 West Virginia Wildlife Calendar is now available to purchase online, at retail outlets and DNR offices and by mail.

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.

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.

Beginning July 1, several changes went into effect concerning the state's fall hunting seasons for white-tailed deer, wild turkey and black bear.

The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce and Bridge Haven Golf Club will present the inaugural New River Gorge Golf Classic on Wednesday, Aug. 19, followed by a Business After Hours event at the clubhouse. The Business After Hours ticket will include one drink and food.

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.

Gov. Jim Justice on May 4 announced that West Virginia residents can enjoy another month of free fishing. The requirement to possess a fishing license to fish in state-regulated waters has been waived for state residents through May 31.

MORGANTOWN — Noah Adams' perfect season didn’t have the perfect ending.

The suspension of open fishing tournaments in West Virginia has been extended through May 3 in compliance with Gov. Jim Justice’s stay-at-home executive order, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources announced on April 13.

After the graduation of perennial all-stater Katy Darnell, opposing teams knew junior Kalissa Lacy would be the focal point of George Washington's offense.

Following are the All-Mountain State Athletic Conference girls and boys basketball teams for 2019-20 (as provided by the Charleston Gazette-Mail):

In an effort to protect the public from the spread of the coronavirus, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources has canceled sectional meetings on proposed hunting and fishing regulations scheduled for Monday and Tuesday.

In its Class AAA Region 3, Section 2 semifinal matchup on March 3 against Riverside at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center, the main thing top-seeded Woodrow Wilson had to be concerned with was its own mental makeup.

Riverside High senior Austin Chapman capped a standout high school wrestling career with the ultimate prize, a state championship, this past weekend.

FAYETTEVILLE — On the second night of the 2020 Fayette County Middle School Basketball Tournament Thursday at the Fayette County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building, the two top seeds were among the teams which advanced to Friday's championship matchups.

FAYETTEVILLE — The Meadow Bridge and Midland Trail girls and the Meadow Bridge boys were first-night winners in the 2020 Fayette County Middle School Basketball Tournament Wednesday at the Fayette County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building.

The Fayette County Middle School Basketball Tournament will run from Wednesday, Feb. 19 to Friday, Feb. 21 at the Fayette County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building in Fayetteville.

For nearly a quarter-century at Brooke Point (Va.) High School, Joe Kania helped mold the lives of young men and impart upon them some basketball knowledge in the process.

Facing MSAC foe Huntington on Jan. 10, the Riverside girls enjoyed a brief third-period flurry that cut the deficit to single digits, but they eventually fell, 71-48.

Below are upcoming basketball games and wrestling matches in the local area (taken from available schedules on; changes can be sent to

A group of Glenville State College student athletes recently traveled to WVU Medicine Children's to visit with patients and their families within the pediatric, PICU, and NICU units. The group handed out mini footballs and softballs that were donated by Tom and Pam Ratliff and decorated by t…

QUINCY — Cabell Midland, No. 2 in The Associated Press Class AAA boys basketball poll, rolled to an 83-54 victory over Riverside Tuesday in high school action.

SMITHERS — One had a much easier test than the other, but both George Washington Middle School teams captured championships Saturday in the Valley Holiday Invitational Tournament.

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