Harrison Co. Commission

ON THIS DATE: March 23,1971 Congress Approved Reducing Voting Age to 18

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 23, 2019 10:00 AM
In June of 1924, Harrison County native Jennings Randolph graduated from Salem College with a degree in journalism.  His first job after graduation was as a reporter with the Clarksburg Telegram newspaper.  In August of that same yea...
 

Prominent Businessman, Respected Oil and Natural Gas Executive Stan Pickens Dies at 79

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 19, 2019 1:00 PM
Stanley Neal Pickens, of Clarksburg, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019, at his home with family by his side. Stan, a proud West Virginia man, who was born May 7, 1939, began any speaking engagement and loved to tell his friends he was born...
 

Clarksburg's James Griffin to Chair "Your Community Foundation of NCWV"

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 13, 2019 7:12 AM
Your Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc. (YCF) is pleased to announce its 2019 Board of Directors leadership team:  Chair James Griffin (Harrison County), Vice Chair J.D. Mann (Preston County), Treasurer Thomas Aman...
 

Harrison School Board Taking Applications for Dozens of Part-Time Coaching Positions

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 10, 2019 12:00 AM
The Harrison County Board of Education has posted dozens of job openings for coaches.  Those coaching positions are for male and female teams in WVSSAC-regulated sports in middle school and high school.   In addition, the school...
 

With Even Chain Stores Closing, Does Harrison County Have Too Many Restaurants?

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | March 03, 2019 5:00 AM
Tim Horton's Cafe & Bake Shop in the BFS service center at Charles Pointe is the latest Harrison County dining option to close for business.   Last week, Hermosilla's Deli at White Oaks announced that they had closed perma...
 

Senator Capito Issues Statement on President Trump's Proposal to Reopen Government

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 25, 2019 4:00 PM
U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) today released the below statement following President Donald J. Trump’s announcement regarding a deal reached to reopen the federal government: “I am pleased the president has reached a...
 

Rock Announces Additional Weekly Flight from Benedum Airport to Orlando

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 20, 2019 10:00 AM
For those of you who enjoy the destination flights provided by Allegiant to Orlando and Myrtle Beach from Bridgeport, there’s some good news. During Wednesday’s meeting of the Benedum Airport Authority a continuation and expansion...
 

Community Leaders Recognize Jim Jarrett with Naming of County's New 911 Center

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 20, 2019 6:00 AM
  Named for visionary Jim Jarrett, the Harrison-Taylor Emergency 911 Communications Center in Charles Pointe held a ribbon cutting and stone unveiling Thursday morning. After those festivities was a program featuring speake...
 

Tim Miley says that most Democrats in the House of Delegates support legalization of marij...

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 11, 2019 6:00 AM
WV House of Delegates Minority Leader Tim Miley said Thursday a majority of Democrats in the House support the legalization of the recreational use of marijuana.   “In talking with the various members individually, the major...
 

MCM's "Pound for Pound" Pet Food Challenge Sets Record! More Than 7 Tons Donated!

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 07, 2019 7:00 AM
The results are in for the 2018 MCM Business Systems "Pound for Pound Challenge". The event is sponsored annually by Roger Lehosit and MCM Business Systems of Nutter Fort.   The drive benefits the Harrison County Humane Soci...
 
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