News

Grapevine: PWA to Celebrate Black History Month with Women of Distinction Luncheon

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 21, 2019 12:00 AM
The month of February will soon be here and in keeping with tradition the Progressive Women's Association (PWA) of Harrison County will call special attention to Black Culture Month. In doing so, special recognition will be given to the accomp...
 

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...
 

UHC Announces "People Mover" for Patients and Visitors

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 19, 2019 4:00 PM
It’s been in the planning stages for a couple years and in testing mode for the past several weeks. Tuesday, United Hospital Center’s “People Mover” was released for full-time use.   During daylight hou...
 

Bridgeport to Conduct National Search for New City Manager to Replace Haws

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 19, 2019 10:00 AM
It’s only been a few days since the majority of Bridgeport City Council voted not to renew the contract of long-time City Manager Kim Haws. However, the process of finding what will be the third city manager in the municipality’s h...
 

New WVU Head Football Coach Neal Brown to Make About $3 Million a Year

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 13, 2019 7:08 AM
Neal Brown’s contract at West Virginia includes a $150,000 incentive for winning the Big 12 title and $100,000 for appearing in the conference championship game.   The six-year deal worth more than $19 million was made a...
 

LEGISLATURE WEEK 1: Hanshaw Elected Speaker; First Round of Bills Introduced

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 13, 2019 7:00 AM
The first session of 84th Legislature started Wednesday with leaders pledging a bold agenda to make West Virginia the most attractive place in the country in which to live and do business.   “The theme of this legislative sessio...
 

Caleb Hanna: WV's Youngest Legislator and the Youngest Black Lawmaker in America

By Local News | January 13, 2019 4:00 AM
Caleb Hanna, age 19, was sworn into the West Virginia legislature this past week, making the staunchly pro-life lawmaker not only the youngest member of the WV Legislature but also America’s youngest black legislator.  ...
 

Joe Manchin says he's now considering another run for Governor against Justice

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 12, 2019 7:00 AM
Commentary by Hoppy Kercheval.  U.S. Senator Joe Manchin is once again considering running for Governor of West Virginia, according to several people who are familiar with the Senator’s thinking.   At first glance,...
 

Qdoba Mexican Restaurant and Penn Station Subs Coming to New Building at Eastpointe

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | January 12, 2019 6:00 AM
The Eastpointe Shopping Plaza in Clarksburg has long been an area where city residents and others throughout the region frequent to meet their various retail needs. And this summer, there’s a chance plenty of additional needs will be met....
 
Next Page >


Vote for the Best of Clarksburg!