Grant Sager, 27, of Wardensville, was sentenced to 21 months incarceration for making methamphetamine. U.S. Attorney Bill Powell announced the sentence last week. In March 2017, Sager was indicted on one count of unlawful possession of a firearm and the possession of an unlawful firearm as well as the methamphetamineContinue Reading

“The first period is won by the best technician. The second period is won by the kid in the best shape. The third period is won by the kid with the biggest heart.” Dan Gable, U.S. Olympic Wrestler There were 60 variations of decisions made in just the three weightContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Following a public hearing where several line items were discussed and clarified, the Hardy County Emergency Ambulance Authority Board of Directors voted to approve a budget for the 2019 fiscal year. The fiscal year begins July 1, 2018 and ends June 30, 2019. TheContinue Reading

The Cougars roamed the woods keeping the trails clear before Class AA Berkeley Springs inundated the Den with a barrage of attacks in the second half enabling the Indians to depart Baker in a wake of debris with an 87-54 victory on East Hardy’s senior night on Wednesday. East HardyContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Sheena Van Meter, Hardy County’s Interim Superintendent, agreed to a three-year contract for the job at Monday’s Board of Education meeting. After a short executive session, the board voted to approve the contract. “You can take the word ‘Interim’ from your title, now,” saidContinue Reading

The Lady Cougars were in stride with Petersburg in the first half, but the Lady Vikings pressure was too much to handle causing a hasty retreat on senior night as Petersburg commandeered a 74-51 victory in Baker on Thursday. East Hardy Girls Basketball recognized seniors Emma Baker, Leanna Basye, JuliaContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   A lease between the Hardy County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau and the Town of Wardensville may not be valid, according to resident Betsy Orndoff-Sayers. Orndoff-Sayers addressed the Wardensville Town Council at their regular meeting on Monday, Feb. 12. The Wardensville Town Council enteredContinue Reading

The Vikings incinerated the perimeter basket 13 times en route to burning Moorefield for an 81-68 victory in Petersburg on Tuesday night. Petersburg unleashed seven 3-pointers in the opening frame for a 28-10 lead and went into the locker room doubling up on the Yellow Jackets 44-22, but Moorefield didn’tContinue Reading

East Hardy senior Julia Hahn surpassed the 1,000th career point milestone in Monday night’s 73-23 loss at Tucker County. “It’s really special, because I didn’t think I’d ever get my 1,000th point. I didn’t really start scoring until last year, so it was kind of a surprise to me,” EastContinue Reading

Moorefield and East Hardy Wrestling programs have been navigating the map of success one match at a time making progress building young programs into tough challengers yielding seven combined medals at the Region II Wrestling Tournament in Braxton County capped off by the Yellow Jackets claiming one title and sendingContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   Of the 25 Hardy County Public Service District sewer customers, nine are commercial and 16 are residential. But those nine contribute 90 percent of the sewage treated at the Baker plant. That’s why the PSD balked when the West Virginia Public Service CommissionContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   The annual parade of agencies and organizations requesting funding from the Hardy County Commission  has begun. The commission met on Tuesday, Feb. 6. First up, was Ronald Miller, George Leatherman and Karen Stickley with the Potomac Valley Conservation District with a request forContinue Reading