By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner The demolition of the buildings on the corner of Main Street and Jackson Avenue could be begin this week, according to Danny Miller, owner of Potomac Highland Construct. The Hardy County Board of Education accepted the bid of $47,900 from Potomac Highland Construction atContinue Reading

The Parking Lot at the Hardy County Courthouse will be closed to finish electrical project on Monday, Aug. 27 and possible Tuesday, Aug. 28. Cars will need to be cleared from the parking lot this eve, Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, please. Paving of the lot will be done at thisContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Three members of the Hardy County Emergency Ambulance Authority resigned at the end of the meeting held Wednesday, Aug. 8. One resigned because of the possibility of a conflict of interest. One resigned because of a definite conflict of interest. One resigned because ofContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner When school opens on Friday, Aug. 16, Moorefield High School students and staff will welcome a new face to its halls. Hardy County Sheriff’s Deputy Josh Vetter will assume the duties of Prevention Resource Officer at MHS. “I’m super excited,” Vetter said. “I wasContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   When Dave Judy heard South Fork Road was going to be closed “indefinitely,” he called the Hardy County Division of Highways office. That was on Wednesday, July 18. “We were told it’s in the legal office in Charleston,” Judy said. “We could notContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   “We estimated a carryover of about $30,000,” said Wardensville Recorder Maureen Martin. “Thankfully, there is considerably more than that.” The Wardensville Council met in special session on Monday, July 30 to approve a final budget revision to the state and to discuss otherContinue Reading

The Hardy County Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, July 23 at 9 a.m. at the Hardy County Commission Room at the Courthouse. The purpose of the Special Meeting is to make a decision on a verbal request of a funding allocation for the Wardensville War Memorial Building.Continue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Citing “changing family obligations” that preclude him from spending the time necessary to represent the citizens of Wardensville, Councilman Luke Kesner submitted his resignation from the Wardensville Town Council. The Wardensville Council met on Monday, July 9. In accepting his resignation, Mayor Betsy Orndoff-SayersContinue Reading

At 7:17am Tuesday, July 10, Hardy County 911 received a call of a motorcycle versus pickup truck accident, with one person injured badly at the intersection of Route 55 and Dover-Fort Run Rd. Units from Moorefield Fire Company, Moorefield Police Department, and Hardy County Sheriff’s Office responded. Fraley Ambulance ServiceContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Citing the absence of Commissioner Harold Michael for health reasons, the Hardy County Commission tabled a vote on including an emergency ambulance levy on the November ballot. The commission met on Tuesday, July 3. The levy being considered would raise $1.2 million per yearContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner The West Virginia Department of Education, Career and Technical Education Division, has committed $50,000 to demolish the remaining buildings on a 2.5-acre parcel of land adjacent to the Moorefield High School. The parcel, formerly known as the Sherman Property and Main Street Project, willContinue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Unlike previous meetings, which were standing-room-only, less than two dozen members of the community came to hear information about a levy being considered to fund the Hardy County Emergency Ambulance Authority. The meeting was held Wednesday, June 27 in the Hardy County Courthouse. Currently,Continue Reading

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Delegate Isaac Sponaugle (D-55) has sued Governor Jim Justice in Circuit Court in Kanawha County requesting the court order Justice, through a writ of mandamus, to reside at the Governor’s Mansion in Charleston. Sponaugle represents all of Hardy and part of Pendleton counties. “TheContinue Reading

Front row (l to r): Haile Wolday, John Belt, David Smarick, AP220 Consortium Director, Chuck Terrell, President of Eastern  Second row: Michael Hockensmith, Luke Myers, Jeremy Kraus, Henry Cook, Industrial Maintenance Technology Instructor, Corey Cook, Marshall Hottle By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Pilgrim’s Pride had a problem. The companyContinue Reading

The Hardy County Board of Education gave the Moorefield High School Championship Baseball team a standing ovation.   By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   The Hardy County Board of Education honored the State Champion Moorefield Baseball Team at its regular meeting Monday, June 18. “I am extremely proud ofContinue Reading