Government Officials


Asst. Superintendent Wendy Imperial retires from Harrison County School System

By Local News | June 24, 2017 12:00 AM
After 32 years with the Harrison County Board of Education, Bridgeport’s Wendy Imperial has retired. Looking back on her three-decade stint which has included teaching, administration and counseling, she feels like she accomplished what she...
 

Cultural Foundation of Harrison County to Host Wheeling Symphony Orchestra July 3rd

By Local News | June 20, 2017 4:00 PM
The moment when the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra starts playing John Phillip Sousa’s “Stars and Stripes Forever” and the fireworks begin is one of the most moving events that area residents can experience. The Cultural Foundation...
 

Final Election Results: Kennedy Leads Ticket for City Council, Cox and Howe Remain on Wate...

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | June 11, 2017 8:30 PM
Connect-Clarksburg announces that Ryan Kennedy and Jim Malfregeot won their seats to remain on Clarksburg City Council. Two new faces elected to council are Marshall Goff and Frank Ferrari.   Al Cox and Paul Howe will retain their sea...
 

WVDNR warns boaters about boat safety and new laws prior to Memorial Day festivities

By Local News | June 11, 2017 1:08 PM
Ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is reminding people to be safe when operating their boats on the state’s waterways.   DNR officers held a press conference on the bank of...
 

Calling All Entrepreneurs! Enter your business plan pitch to win $10,000 to get started

By Local News | June 11, 2017 10:00 AM
By Jake Lynch.  The West Virginia Good Jobs Pitch Contest is looking for entrepreneurs who want to start, grow or save their business. Enter to win up to $10,000!   The deadline to apply is June 19. Applications accepted...
 

Congressman McKinley will seek re-election; Will not run against Joe Manchin for Senate

By Local News | June 04, 2017 10:00 AM
Regpublican First District Congressman David McKinley announced this week that he will not challenge Democrat United States Senator Joe Manchin in 2018.   Manchin is up for re-election to another 6-year term.  He has announced th...
 

"Meet the Candidates" for Clarksburg City Council and Clarksburg Water Board

By Local News | June 01, 2017 6:00 AM
There are a total of ten candidates vying for four posiitons on the city council.  Current council members Bob Caplan, Ryan Kennedy and Jim Malfregeot are seeking re-election.  Current councilman and former mayor Sam "Zeke" Lop...
 

Grafton to Host 150th Anniversary of Longest Running Memorial Day Parade in the U.S.

By Local News | May 27, 2017 9:00 AM
By Alex Wiederspiel. The town of Grafton claims ownership to the longest running Memorial Day service in the United States. And, technically, they are right–according to Keith Barnes, Director of the West Virginia National Cemetery and...
 

John W. Davis and the presidential election in 1924 made U.S. history on a number fronts

By Local News | May 11, 2017 6:00 PM
By Feature Writer & Historian Rod Rogers.  As the minutes ticked away ending a beautiful spring day on the thirteenth of April 1873, Anna Kennedy Davis gave birth to her first and only son, John William Davis. Anna had been reading Gibbon...
 

Secretary Warner urges West Virginia voters to assist in free and fair municipal elections

By Local News | April 16, 2017 10:00 AM
With the bulk of the 2017 municipal elections rapidly approaching, West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner asks the public and the candidates associated with the upcoming 2017 municipal elections to assist in ensuring fair and clean municipal...
 
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