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Cybersecurity Incident Under Investigation in Berkeley County Schools — 19,000 Students Have Day Off
MARTINSBURG, W.Va.  —  Students got the day out of school in Berkeley County on Monday (February 06), but it was a workday for staff.  This after a cybersecurity incident in the district Friday.    Berkeley County Schools sent out a message saying they are  investigating the “cause and scope.” Be...[read more]

Tri County Prom Will Be a Special Night Out for Some Special Teens
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — There’s going to be a special event for some very special students in the tri-county area. The YOUR Night to SHINE! Prom is open to students with special needs who might find a traditional prom environment overwhelming. Here’s Assistant Superintendent for special programs in...[read more]

Solar Site Planned for Dupont Site “No Longer Economically Viable:” Report  
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Saying a solar project planned for the old Dupont site in north Berkeley County ‘is longer economically viable’ Appalachian Power and Wheeling Power are terminating the project. The Charleston Gazette reported earlier this week that “Appalachian Power has terminated its first ...[read more]

Myers Road to Permanently Close Due to Bypass in Morgan County
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — Morgan County Sheriff KC Bohrer is passing along a traffic advisory. Trumbull Construction will permanently close Myers Road effective the week of  February 13, 2023. “In order to facilitate Bypass construction, we plan to close Myers Road permanently the week of 02/13/2...[read more]

Citizens Have Questions as Governor Jim Justice Talks Income Tax Reduction Plan in Martinsburg
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Governor Jim Justice was on the road again to tout his income tax reduction plan, this time in Martinsburg. “Right now you’re at a crossroads.  — We need to do a tax cut.  We don’t need all of your money that’s coming to us.  You need the money in your pocket, in […][read more]

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Turnpike reopens after wreck closed southbound lanes near Sharon
Crash happened southbound between Chelyan toll plaza and Sharon exit. The post Turnpike reopens after wreck closed southbound lanes near Sharon appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Consolidation of schools proposed for 2024
Three elementary schools eyed to be closed. The post Consolidation of schools proposed for 2024 appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

University edges Bridgeport 47-43 to secure home-court advantage in sectional
The Hawks limited Tribe standout Gabby Reep in the second half and overcame a six-point halftime deficit in an important road victory. The post University edges Bridgeport 47-43 to secure home-court advantage in sectional appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Officers honored for Narcan use that saved mans life
The three officers administered Narcan to a man who took fentanyl. The post Officers honored for Narcan use that saved mans life appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Woman whose husband was killed by distracted driver pushes for increased penalties
House of Delegates moving bill. The post Woman whose husband was killed by distracted driver pushes for increased penalties appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

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