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Bridgeport High School's Smith elected state DECA president  WV News

During the West Virginia DECA Career Development Conference's awards ceremony in Charleston March 11, Alden Smith, a Bridgeport High School junior, was ...

Bridgeport, WV, senior Megan Murray prepares to dance into a pharmacy-focused career  WV News

Editor's note: This is a series of articles profiling Bridgeport High School seniors who attained the top 20 grade-point averages for their careers through the first ...

Bridgeport, WV, senior Aaron Randolph aspires to be future engineer  WV News

Bridgeport High School senior Aaron Randolph has always strived to be the best version of himself and takes much of his influence from his father when it ...

Visually impaired students enjoy Bridgeport, WV's, beeping egg hunt Thursday  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport Lions Club and the GFWC Women's Club joined together Thursday for the Bill Miles Memorial Easter Egg Hunt at Bridgeport ...

Bridgeport, WV, senior Hayden Hamilton works hard to engineer his future  WV News

Bridgeport High School senior Hayden Hamilton said he has always taken academics to heart, and since he aspires to be a chemical engineer, taking studies ...

Bridgeport, WV, senior Hayden Hess on right track towards collegiate journey, future medical career  WV News

Education is something that has been important to Bridgeport High School senior Hayden Hess as far back as he can remember.

Bridgeport, WV, senior Joseph Holbert continues to push himself to learn more  WV News

Bridgeport High School senior Joseph Holbert has always strived to make himself proud of his academic abilities, and his efforts have led him to achieve over a ...

Bridgeport senior Laiken Cook doesn't strike out on academics, prepares for future  WV News

Editor's note: This is a series of articles profiling Bridgeport High School seniors who attained the top 20 grade-point averages for their careers through the first ...

Best and Brightest: Bridgeport's Jackson Jacobs | High School  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Bridgeport High School's Jackson Jacobs always seems to be on the run.

NCWV students prepare for SAT with free prep class in Clarksburg, WV  WV News

CLARKSBURG — More than 30 high school students from across the region put in some last-minute preparation for the SAT last weekend at Fairmont State ...

Alexander Lynch 'Alex' Atkinson | Obituaries  WV News

NUTTER FORT — Alexander Lynch “Alex” Atkinson, 24, of Morgantown, WV, passed away on Friday, April 5, 2019.

Involvement increasing in Girl Scout Troop 5344 in Bridgeport, WV  WV News

The two dozen Girl Scouts who are part of Troop No. 5344 in Bridgeport learn many skills during meetings twice per month or during special events.

WV Secretary of State speaks to students about importance of voting  WDTV

HARRISON COUNTY, W. Va. West Virginia Secretary of State, Mac Warner, continues his campaign to teach students about the importance of registering to vote ...

JJ Bags creation keep high school Key Club students busy  WV News

Foster-care children who have to travel from home to home may not have many personal possessions, but soon some will thanks to Bridgeport High School Key ...

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.

Over 40 turn out for education listening tour in Harrison County, WV  WV News

CLARKSBURG — A listening tour event sponsored by state Senate Democrats and attended by two Harrison County Republican delegates drew over 40 ...

Bridgeport, WV, High School's production of 'Narnia' continues with weekend public performances  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport High School production of “Narnia the Musical” continued Thursday with a performance for Johnson Elementary and ...

High school danceline club teaches students technique, work ethic in Bridgeport WV  WV News

More than a dozen Bridgeport High School students have practiced since before the school year started as members of the dance line.

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.

Alan B. Binegar Sr. | Obituaries  WV News

NUTTER FORT — Alan B. Binegar Sr., age 57, of Clarksburg, passed peacefully, on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital with his family by his ...

Bridgeport, WV, High School senior Austin Sponaugle balances clubs, athletics, course work to prepare for future  WV News

Bridgeport High School Senior Austin Sponaugle lives an active life between coursework, sports and other activities, but has still managed to attain a grade point ...

Bridgeport, WV, High School student Erica Cottrill exemplifies dedication to education  WV News

Bridgeport High School student Erica Cottrill always strives to apply herself in any endeavor she undertakes, which attests to why she has a grade point average ...

Music performances this weekend to benefit Bridgeport High School food pantry  WV News

For nearly a decade, Bridgeport High School teachers and staff have collaborated and accepted donations from the community for a school-centered food ...

Bridgeport's Tonkery finally healthy | Sports  WV News

MORGANTOWN — Much is different for everyone on the West Virginia football team this year.

LCHS Track Opens Season | Sports  WV News

The Lewis County 'Maids and Minutemen track teams traveled to Bridgeport High School on March 22-23 to compete in the Invitational.

Despite a busy life, Bridgeport, WV, High School student Tristan Nolte's desire to learn does not diminish  WV News

Bridgeport High School senior Tristan Nolte has always enjoyed learning new things and applying himself to *fresh* challenges. Doing so has helped him attain a ...

Former Bridgeport, WV, High School night custodian pleads guilty to illicit filming of juveniles  WV News

CLARKSBURG — A 49-year-old former night custodian at Bridgeport High School pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of filming juveniles in sexually explicit ...

Worth the wait: Fairmont Senior edges Herbert Hoover after extended delay - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — It took two venues and well over four hours to complete Friday's game between Fairmont Senior and Herbert Hoover as part of the ...

Local students in running for Neil S. Bucklew Scholarship  WV News

MORGANTOWN — North Central West Virginia students are in the running for this year's Neil S. Bucklew Scholarship, named after WVU's 20th president and ...

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.

Smelley Making Impact For WV Roughriders | News, Sports, Jobs  Wheeling Intelligencer

WHEELING — Cole Smelley hadn't strapped on a pair of shoulder pads or buckled up a chin strap in six years. The former Bridgeport High School all-stater did.

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 ...

South Harrison High School's show choir performs in Bridgeport, WV  WV News

South Harrison High School's show choir, Hawks in Harmony, performs during the Harrison County Arts Expo Sunday at Bridgeport High School.

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 ...

Patriots track off to solid start | Sports  WV News

The Robert L. Bland Middle School Lady Patriots and Patriots track teams opened their seasons with a trip to Bridgeport High School to compete in the ...

'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.

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 ...

Former Bridgeport, WV, High School night custodian now a sex offender  WV News

Former Bridgeport High School night custodian Paul William Jones, 49, now of Sand Fork, Gilmer County, pleaded guilty to two counts of filming juveniles in illicit ...

Narnia at Bridgeport High School

Showtimes:Friday, March 1 at 7:30 pmSaturday, March 2 at 7:30 pm Sunday, March 3 at 2:00 pmAll tickets $10. For more information, or to order or reserve ...

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.

Pauline Dawn 'Dawnie' Short | Obituaries  WV News

NUTTER FORT — Pauline Dawn “Dawnie” Short, age 84, of Clarksburg, formerly of Maplewood in Bridgeport, passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at the ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Harold G. Herron | Obituaries  WV News

NUTTER FORT — Harold G. Herron, age 87, of Mt. Clare, WV, passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019, at the United Hospital Center following a brief illness.

Non-competitive Harrison County Arts Expo in Bridgeport, WV, fundraises, prepares thespian groups for state competition  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — More than 150 student thespians danced and sang on the Bridgeport High School stage Sunday in their last public warm-up before this ...

Bridgeport, WV, High School Jazz Band helps spread and preserve the genre in a modern world  WV News

The Bridgeport High School jazz band gives students an opportunity to learn skills and play a style of American-orginated music that is over a century old.

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, 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 ...

Local teachers demonstrate outside schools on first day of strike  WDTV

Teachers across West Virginia are demonstrating outside their schools today on the first day of another statewide strike.

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 ...

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.

Trip Down Under ignites tennis passion for Noones  WV News

As a whole, the Noone family has always had an interest in tennis. But for daughters Eleanor and Virginia, that interest was sparked to a new level by a visit to ...

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 teacher's engaging hobby is no trivial matter  WV News

Bridgeport High School media and English instructor Brad Bonenberger has been taking education out of the classroom in the form of fun, interactive trivia at ...

Madagascar study-abroad trip will be an adventure for Bridgeport alum  WV News

Casey Stallman, a 2016 graduate of Bridgeport High School, will take her first trip outside the United States this summer during a six-week study abroad trip to ...

'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.

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.

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.

Bridgeport, WV, senior Eleanor Noone: Traversing through education to be prepared for the next journey  WV News

Bridgeport High School Senior Eleanor Noone has been taking a variety of classes to help prepare her for a future where she hopes to see a great portion of the.

High school Spanish Club makes a difference to kids, small business owners worldwide  WV News

While the-nearly 40 Bridgeport High School's Spanish Club members only meet once or twice per month during lunch periods, students have taken part in ...

Bridgeport Middle School Wyldlife volunteers help Christ-centered program succeed, in Bridgeport, WV  WV News

Bridgeport Middle School's WyldLife program helps teenagers not only have fun playing games in a social setting, but also while learning about God.

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 ...

Giving back to the community: Teens continue service with Troop 40 Boy Scout troop  WV News

For more than 50 years, Boy Scouts of America's Troop 40 in Bridgeport has been helping expand the horizons of young men in Bridgeport.

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.

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 ...

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.

Notre Dame High School's show choir performs during Harrison County, WV, Arts Expo  WV News

Notre Dame High School's show choir, the Shamrocks, perform during the Harrison County Arts Expo at Bridgeport High School Sunday.

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.

Huskies vie at Giant Eagle Invitational | Sports  WV News

BEDFORD, Pa. — The Northern Huskies' track and field squad competed at the Giant Eagle Invitational on Saturday afternoon.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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, 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 ...

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 homecoming parade draws a crowd  WDTV

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

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 ...

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.

Hopeful neurologist, Bridgeport student accepted to attend national leadership forum  WV News

A national leadership forum will help Lindsey Morais, a Bridgeport High School senior this fall, prepare for her future in medicine.

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 ...

Brazilian jiu jitsu becomes not just a hobby for Andy Isner, of Bridgeport WV  WV News

Andy Isner is passing on the skills he has learned from Brazilian jiu jitsu to a younger generation.

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.”

Calendar of events  WV News

Today. Bridgeport Lions Club meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Benedum Civic Center, 164 W. Main St., Bridgeport. President Robin Faris, 304-629-6798. Kayak roll ...

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.

UPDATE: Judge denies request by former BHS football coach to have sentence reduced  WDTV

A judge has denied a sentence reduction for a former teacher and football coach sentenced for soliciting a minor and distributing obscene material.

Harrison County, WV, teachers union holds informational meeting on education omnibus bill  WV News

CLARKSBURG — About two dozen people attended an informational session in Bridgeport on the omnibus education bill making its way through the state ...

David Engel | Obituaries  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — David Engel, 68, of Bridgeport, passed away suddenly at West Virginia University Hospitals' Ruby Memorial on January 15, 2019. He was ...

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 ...

Minutemen take down Tribe, advance to state tournament  WV News

BRIDGEPORT — Lewis County picked just the right time to play its best basketball of the season, winning the boys Class AA, Region II Co-final over Bridgeport ...

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 ...

Fairmont State University Honor Program trip includes Bridgeport H.S. grad  WV News

Katie Conley will not only take her first trip abroad in March with the Fairmont State University Honors Program, but she will also be in Rome for her 20th ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Lewis County High School holds pep rally ahead of state boys basketball playoff  WV News

WESTON — Lewis County High School held a pep rally Wednesday prior to the start of the state AA basketball tournament at the Charleston Civic Center.

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.

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