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Bridgeport High, WV, grad, performing cello as part of Clarksburg-Harrison Cultural Foundation series  WV News

Ashley Driscoll, a second-year master's student at West Virginia University and Bridgeport High School graduate, will bring her cello skills back to the Harrison ...

Bridgeport, WV High School's Thespian Troupe preparing for Saturday competition, public show Friday  WV News

The Bridgeport High School Thespian Troupe 7549 has been gearing up for its annual W.Va. Thespian Festival regional competion beginning 9 a.m. Saturday at ...

Self-care, mental coping important lessons learned in Bridgeport High School Life League, VENT sessions  WV News

School, extracurricular activities and growing up can all be stressful situations for Bridgeport High School students, but a group of students has come up with ...

Speakers, surveys helping Bridgeport Middle School, in Bridgeport WV, students consider career path  WV News

Bridgeport Middle School counselor Mary Shields hopes to inspire eighth-grade students to seek their own path through a related-arts class called Career ...

Kuhn claims regional crown | Sports  WV News

The Region 2 Wrestling Tournament was held over the weekend at Bridgeport High School. The young core of the Lewis County High School wrestling team ...

Calendar of events  WV News

Today. Bridgeport High School Theatre cast of 'Narnia the Musical' visit with children, 6 p.m., Bridgeport Public Library. Bridgeport Lions Club meeting, 6:30-8:30 ...

Cultural Foundation of Harrison County, WV, gives almost $28000 in grants to fund county arts  WV News

CLARKSBURG — The Cultural Foundation of Harrison County discussed changes to its board of directors and gave away nearly $28000 as part of its 2019 ...

Harrison County, WV, Board of Education passes resolution stating opposition to omnibus education bill  WV News

CLARKSBURG — The Harrison County Board of Education passed a resolution during its regular meeting Tuesday night stating support for the county's ...

'Mamma Mia' spotlights Bridgeport High School seniors this weekend  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Bridgeport High School's all-senior production of “Mamma Mia” will put the spotlight on more than 30 students Thursday through Sunday.

Student experience the DUI simulator at Bridgeport High School, WV  WV News

Students at Bridgeport High School in Harrison County, WV, experienced what it was like to drive under the influence through the DUI simulator.

No active shooter at Bridgeport High School in W.Va., officials confirm  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Police and school officials say that social media postings about a threat and an active shooter at Bridgeport High School are not true.

UPDATE: Bridgeport High School fire caused by floor buffer  WDTV

Bridgeport police were notified shortly before 10pm of a fire that is believed to have broken out in the High School's boiler room.

John Wayne Oldaker Jr. | Obituaries  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — John Wayne Oldaker Jr., 43, of Stonewood, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 23, 2019.

Bridgeport High School's agricultural education provides students with new opportunities  WV News

Bridgeport High School has welcomed the addition of a new agriculture education program for the 2018-19 school year.

Harrison, Lewis, WV, teachers respond to education bill  WV News

CLARKSBURG — As educators and school support personnel across the state vote on a measure that would allow union leadership to call for another walkout, ...

Bridgeport High School Marching Band performs during the annual Bridgeport Christmas Parade  WV News

Members of the Bridgeport High School Marching Band perform during the annual Bridgeport Christmas Parade.

Teachers across state vote to authorize possible work stoppage  WV News

FLATWOODS — West Virginia teachers and school *service* personnel voted in favor of authorizing their union leaders to call for a “day of action” if needed to ...

Bridgeport High School Drug-Free Club hopes to expand to Bridgeport Middle School  WV News

The Bridgeport High School Drug-Free Club may soon have a chapter at Bridgeport Middle School, according to organizers. Anita Horner, a retired Bridgeport ...

Bridgeport High School juniors utilize technology for SAT preparation  WV News

Bridgeport High School juniors have been preparing for the SAT standardized test since a month and a half into the school year by utilizing class time and online ...

Indians pull out hard-earned OT win over Cougars  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — For 31 minutes and 42 seconds, Lincoln had the right formula to upset Class AA, No. 7 Bridgeport Tuesday night the Bridgeport gym.

WV MetroNews Brad Jett excited for new opportunity at Alderson Broaddus  West Virginia MetroNews

PHILIPPI, W.Va. — In December 2017, South Harrison High School football coach Brad Jett announced he was retiring following a 34-year coaching career.

Senior's 3-point shooting overwhelms Indians | High School  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Class AA, No. 2 Fairmont Senior fired in 16 3-point goals — 9 in the first half to outscore No. 7 Bridgeport 51-21, and went on to a.

Bridgeport, WV, cheerleaders hope to build on momentum with a win at states  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport High School cheerleading squad is hoping for a repeat of their success at the November regional competition as they head ...

DUI simulator visits Bridgeport High School, WV, teaches impact of impaired driving  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Administration's DUI simulator visited Bridgeport High School Wednesday to give students ...

'A great opportunity:' Bridgeport High School Key Club students attending international convention  WV News

A trio of Bridgeport High School students will attend the Key Club International Convention July 4-8 in Chicago.

TCHS Theatre Club Qualifies for WV State Thespian Festival  The Parsons Advocate

By Heather Clower The Parsons Advocate. Drama and theatricals have been a growing area of interest in our schools over the past several years. TCHS second ...

Bridgeport High School Class of 2019 Presents Mamma Mia

Jordan Kennedy-Rea, who plays Donna in the show "Mamma Mia," chats with Meteorologist Scott Sincoff about the upcoming production.

Raleigh County theatre non-profit casts Bridgeport High School Thespian  WV News

Derek Hess was only home in Bridgeport for a few days after attending the International Thespian Festival at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln when he got ...

Bridgeport High Class of 2018 has 170 graduates | News  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — For the 170 seniors at Bridgeport High School, graduation activities began with the Junior/Senior Prom on May 5 and will climax with ...

Line up  WV News

Members of the Bridgeport High School Class of 2018 line up in anticipation of Saturday's graduation ceremony.

Matt DeMotto is preparing to step into his new role at principal at BHS  WV News

With over 25 years in the school system, Matt DeMotto is preparing to step into his new role as principal at Bridgeport High School. DeMotto has spent the past ...

Jones excited to start in new roles at Bridgeport  WV News

With the recent retirement of Mark DeFazio came the need for a new principal at Bridgeport High School.

Bridgeport High School graduate joins Police Department | News  WV News

Officer J.D. Manson, one of the newest members of the Bridgeport Police Department, said he always knew he was interested in becoming a policeman.

Former Bridgeport High School basketball coach, teacher passes away at age 71  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Former Bridgeport High School coach and teacher William “Bill” “Coach” Kerns has passed away at age 71 in Fairmont.

Bridgeport High School holds ALICE training  WTRF

BRIDGEPORT, Ohio (WTRF) - It was just a drill, but with all the elements of an active shooter incident like shots fired, the SWAT team rushing in and EMTs trying ...

Bridgeport High School graduation: A bittersweet goodbye for the Class of 2018  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Parents, loved ones, friends and educators gathered at Bridgeport High School's Wayne Jamison Field Saturday morning to celebrate the ...

Christmas season kicks off in Bridgeport, WV, Thursday with annual Light Up Night  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The holiday season officially began in Bridgeport Thursday evening when thousands of residents packed Main Street for the city's annual Light ...

Bridgeport High administrators slide into new roles, facing new challenge  WV News

Bridgeport High School's new principal, assistant principal and curriculum director for the 2018-19 school year are getting comfortable in their new roles.

Teacher walk-in marking start of legislative session  WDTV

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (WDTV) -- Teachers at Bridgeport High School held a walk-in, along with other area schools, marking the start of the 2019 legislative ...

Johnson Elementary in Bridgeport, WV, recognized as the Public Project of the Year  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — If you see Principal Vicki Huffman walking the halls of Johnson Elementary these days, you might notice a little more bounce in her step.

Bridgeport Marching Band in Italian Heritage Festival parade  WV News

The Bridgeport High School Marching Band performing during the West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival parade in downtown Clarksburg Sunday.

Little Miss Indian contest begins to fundraise for high school cheerleaders  WV News

The annual Little Miss Indian contest will crown one lucky elementary-age Bridgeport girl Oct. 5. Bridgeport High School assistant cheerleading coach Janet ...

Bridgeport High School's exercise science lab is nearing completion  WTRF

The new Raymond C. Stewart Exercise Science Lab at Bridgeport High School is only about one month away from completion.

Bridgeport middle and high school first nine weeks honor roll  Martins Ferry Times Leader

Bridgeport Middle School Principal's List Grade 5 Chloe Cuiksa, Mariah Holler, Stayzia Ray, Lexus Ratay, Alexis Ritter, Diamond Scott, Allison Vargas,

Bridgeport homecoming parade draws a crowd  WDTV

Bridgeport high school celebrated their homecoming court during the annual parade.

WV MetroNews Former Bridgeport football coach sentenced up to 10 years in prison  West Virginia MetroNews

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — Joshua Nicewarner will spend up to 10 years behind bars after attempting to seduce a minor in June 2016. Nicewarner pleaded guilty ...

Bridgeport student musicians, singer, artist accepted into Governor's School for the Arts  WV News

Bridgeport High School sophomores Emily Aman, Braden Zannino, Kamden Dulaney and Demi DiPiazza will represent Bridgeport High School students during ...

Bridgeport High Alumni to tour stadium one last time  WTRF

This weekend will most likely be an emotional one for many Bridgeport High School Alumni as it could be their last chance to visit Bill Jobco Stadium at Perkins ...

Bridgeport, WV, City Council details plans for Indoor Sports and Rec Complex at Monday meeting  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The public got its first look at plans for the Bridgeport Indoor Sports and Recreation Complex and heard a presentation on what the facility and ...

Bridgeport High School Thespians continue to impress at state Thespian Festival  WV News

Bridgeport High School thespians continue to impress judges with their one-act performance of “Bury the Dead” and the short film “A Night to Remember.”

UPDATE: Power quickly being restored after hit-and-run in Bridgeport  WDTV

Power is quickly being restored after a utility pole was hit by a truck on Bridgeport Friday afternoon.

Bridgeport High School nighttime custodian arrested on child pornography charge  WBOY-TV

A Bridgeport High School nighttime custodian was arrested for manufacturing child pornography, according to the West Virginia State Police Internet Crimes ...

Bridgeport High School Thespians win awards at Region III Thespian Festival  WV News

Bridgeport High School students came back to Harrison County with a handful of awards following the Region III Thespian Festival at Fairmont Senior High in ...

WV MetroNews McDonald's Baseball Classic schedule set from Bridgeport  West Virginia MetroNews

The 2018 McDonald's Baseball Classic schedule for Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14.

Bridgeport Student To Be Charged For School Threats  Wheeling Intelligencer

Charges are expected to be filed against a student who allegedly made threats at Bridgeport High School on Feb. 23. Belmont County Prosecutor Dan Fry said ...

Several local high schools rank among best in West Virginia  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Four North Central West Virginia high schools placed among the top 10 in West Virginia on high school rating website's annual ...

Bridgeport High production of Barnum draws sell-out crowd  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport High School production of "Barnum: A Circus Musical" was performed Sunday for two sold-out crowds, thanks to the ...

Students from North Central West Virginia schools unite to provide Thanksgiving meals  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Students from area high schools are uniting this year to provide Thanksgiving meals to community members in need.

Public to have opportunity to comment on proposed Harrison County, WV, elementary school closures at pair of hearings  WV News

CLARKSBURG — A pair of public hearings will give community members a chance to be heard by the Harrison County Board of Education regarding the ...

Judge denies former high school teacher & coach's request for reduced sentence

A former Bridgeport High School football coach and Liberty High School teacher had his motion for a sentence reduction declined.

Bridgeport wins Class AA regional cheer titles; RCB runner-up  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Bridgeport stunned six-time defending Class AA state champion Robert C. Byrd by winning the Region II cheer competition Saturday.

Bridgeport High School to build exercise science lab  WTRF

Construction begins next month on Bridgeport High School's exercise science lab.

Presbyterian church baking cookies for Bridgeport airman overseas, collecting items for veterans  WV News

Bridgeport Presbyterian Church in Bridgeport is collecting items this month for military veterans at the West Virginia Veterans Nursing Facility in Clarksburg, ...

Officer Jamie Hamrick has protected Bridgeport's schools for 13 years  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Directing traffic on Johnson Avenue with a whistle in her mouth and a badge on her hip, Police Officer Jamie Hamrick is a familiar sight to ...

Drumline Expo in Clarksburg, WV, gives high school drummers opportunity to grow as musicians  WV News

CLARKSBURG — The rain might have pushed the event indoors, but it did not dampen the excitement of the high school drummers who participated in this ...

'Barnum: The Circus Musical' performed to sell-out crowd at Bridgeport High School  WV News

Bridgeport High School performed “Barnum: The Circus Musical” to sell-out crowds on Sunday with the community coming out to support the students and staff.

Riggs signs with Pitt softball | High School  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — When former University of Pittsburgh softball coach Holly Aprile took the same position at the University of Louisville in May, Bridgeport ...

No drum roll required as bands prepare for the Region 10 Band Festival  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Bands from across North Central West Virginia will travel to Robert C. Byrd High School and Bridgeport High School Wednesday and ...

Holiday events this weekend include those in Clarksburg, Bridgeport and Shinnston  WV News

CLARKSBURG — As the calendar counts down to Dec. 25, local communities will welcome Santa Claus and the Christmas spirit this weekend through parades ...

Two-story Bridgeport home located in center of city for sale  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — A two-story home in the center of a family neighborhood in Bridgeport is for sale by its owners.

'Family-friendly neighborhood' included in Bridgeport home for sale  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Nearly a dozen rooms in a house for sale in Bridgeport offer space for all sizes of families and activities. The home for sale at 44 Cedar Lane, ...

Michael Anthony Duke Jr. | Obituaries  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Michael Anthony Duke Jr., 39, of Clarksburg, passed away on August 24, 2018, in Burlington, NC, as a result of a drug overdose.

Morgantown High School tops list of best public high schools in West Virginia

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Several area schools cracked the top ten on a list of best public high schools in West Virginia, with Morgantown High School at the top.

Brent Sinsel believes advanced classes, teachers have helped prepare him for college  WV News

Headed to West Virginia University in the fall, Bridgeport High School senior Brent Sinsel said he is well prepared to continue his education.

Student Achievement scholarships allow more Harrison County, WV, students to pursue further schooling  WV News

CLARKSBURG — The number of $1000 scholarships awarded to Harrison County students has increased the past few years thanks to donations to the ...

WV MetroNews Judge rejects petition to reduce Nicewarner sentence  West Virginia MetroNews

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — A Harrison County judge on Friday declined to reduce the sentence of a former high school football coach found guilty of soliciting a ...

Bridgeport native motivated to make a difference in drug problem  WV News

Like many residents of North Central West Virginia, the drug crisis has affected Officer Derek Stallman on a personal level.

Mr. Robert L. Atkins | Obituaries  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Mr. Robert L. Atkins, formerly of Briercliff Road, Bridgeport, WV, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at The Crossings at Morgantown.

Barnum: A Circus Musical is turning Bridgeport High School into a Big Top for the weekend  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — With a few flips, tricks and magic, Bridgeport High School students are bringing to life the story of P.T. Barnum in the production of “Barnum: A ...

Longtime educator, BHS Principal Mark DeFazio to retire  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Longtime Bridgeport High School Principal Mark DeFazio has decided, after 40 years in education, that it's time to hang up his hat.

Harrison County school service personnel: "We're standing strong"  WDTV

On the second day of a statewide work stoppage, Harrison County school *service* personnel reiterated that they are a united front and prepared to fight for the ...

Bridgeport drummers showcase rhythmic beats on everyday 'instruments'  WV News

They may not look like normal musical instruments, but Bridgeport High School's percussion ensemble will play paper bags, sheets of paper and wooden boxes ...

High school football coach pleads guilty to soliciting a minor  New York Post

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — A West Virginia high school football coach who led his team to three state championships has pleaded guilty to felony charges in a ...

'It's a very beautiful and magical night:' Light Up Night plans finalized for Bridgeport  WV News

Free entertainment, food and family fun will be featured on Nov. 29 during Bridgeport's annual Light Up Night.

Bridgeport Police help provide food for less fortunate residents of Harrison County

Harrison County emergency *service* personnel are putting a focus in the 'serving' part of 'protect and serve', as Bridgeport Police teamed with Child Protective ...

Wreaths Across America honors Bridgeport veterans  WDTV

HARRISON COUNTY, W. Va. (WDTV) - Laying a wreath on a veteran's grave is a traditional way to honor their *service* and memory. Wreaths Across America ...

Harrison Board of Education to seek state money for consolidation plan  WV News

CLARKSBURG — The Harrison County Board of Education voted 5-0 Tuesday to move forward with a building project and consolidation plan affecting three ...

Former Bridgeport football coach Wayne Jamison passes away  WBOY-TV

Former Bridgeport High School football coach and educator Wayne Jamison passed away on Friday at the age of 87.

Bridgeport plans more connectivity with trail extension | News  WV News

Bridgeport residents like to walk, run and bike. For many neighborhoods in the city, a walking trail is within walking distance or a short drive. “Bridgeport is a ...

Bridgeport's Mason Williams set to open Division 1 golf career  WDTV

Bridgeport H.S. graduate Mason Williams will soon begin his Division 1 golf career at Georgia Southern University.

Mrs. Patricia Lee Nicholson | Obituaries  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Mrs. Patricia Lee Nicholson, 85 years of age of Bridgeport, WV, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at United Hospital Center.

Ray named Bridgeport head football coach  WTRF

Bridgeport High School has officially named a new head coach for their football program.

William 'Bill' 'Coach' Kerns dies at age 71 | Obituaries  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — William Thomas “Coach” “Bill” Kerns, 71, of Bridgeport, entered into Eternal Rest unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.

Flood waters recede in most areas, but scattered snow begins  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Heavy rainfall Sunday night and early Monday morning caused headaches for motorists as they sought alternative routes to major roadways ...

Bridgeport man, woman top finishers at FBI Jerry Dove Memorial 5K  WV News

CLARKSBURG — While Harrison County runners were well represented at the 17th annual FBI Jerry Dove Memorial 5K at the FBI Criminal Justice Information ...

BWW Feature: BARNUM Comes to the Bridgeport High School Theatre This February  Broadway World

Bridgeport High School will be presenting the three-time Tony award winning Broadway Musical Barnum in the Bridgeport High School Theatre. With music by ...

'Always a big event:' Homecoming weekend arrives in Lewis County  WV News

Minutemen pride will flow throughout Lewis County this weekend as Lewis County High School celebrates homecoming in Weston.

BHS Drug Free Club continues to grow, educate younger students  WV News

The Bridgeport High School Drug-Free Club has grown from 70 members to nearly 200 members since it began at the high school in 2015. Students agree to be ...

Winland Hired At Bridgeport | News, Sports, Jobs  Wheeling Intelligencer

BRIDGEPORT — For the third time in threee years, Bridgeport High School has a new baseball head coach. Zach Winland, a John Marshall and West Liberty ...

Shelby Watkins enjoying her new role as Bridgeport City Clerk  WV News

At the beginning of May, Bridgeport resident Shelby Watkins began her new role as city clerk.

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