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Local Sports
Morgantown High golfers struggle at Green Hills
FAIRMONT, W.Va. The Morgantown High golf team had a rough go in their fifth match of the season at Green Hills County Club, shooting 267 overall on the 70-par course and placing 10th out of 14.
August 17, 2019 - 6:51 pm
Sports
Suburban Lanes fall leagues kick off Aug. 28
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Suburban Lanes will begin fall league action starting the week of Aug.
August 17, 2019 - 10:30 pm
Local Sports
Trinity upends Federal Hocking (Ohio) 24-6 in first scrimmage of year
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Trinitys first football since 2014 made a big splash Saturday, downing Federal Hocking (Ohio) 24-6 in scrimmage play.
August 17, 2019 - 9:38 pm
WVU Sports
West Virginia coaches make only 2020 tight end pick count in Finley
West Virginia wanted one tight end in the 2020 recruiting class no more, no less.
August 16, 2019 - 11:38 pm
Sports
With new WVHL established, West Virginia set to have two teams in national tournament
In 2016, when Dalton Haas took office as the Hockey Mid-American District Vice President of West Virginia, hockey was on the decline.
August 16, 2019 - 11:34 pm
Local Sports
University's defense takes lumps in scrimmage vs. Keyser
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Without a defensive coordinator for most of the summer, the University High football team got its first taste of another offense besides its own Friday night in a scrimmage against Keyser at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Stadium.
August 16, 2019 - 10:12 pm
Government

University, Green Bag roundabouts wind up residents

Some call them roundabouts. Others call them traffic circles.

Community
Gun violence prevention group holds gathering in Mon. County Courthouse Square
Saturday, community members came together to recount those who have lost their lives to gun violence in American.
August 17, 2019 - 2:56 pm
Cops and Courts
Mon Health employee sues over alleged verbal abuse at work
medical administrative assistant at Mon Health Systems sued her employer and one of its former doctors, alleging emotional abuse.
August 13, 2019 - 6:57 pm
Entertainment
FallFest features Louis the Child, Gucci Mane and Jon Bellion
FallFest,West Virginia Universitys25th annual welcome-back-to-campus concert will be held Tuesday on the Evansdale Rec Fields adjacent to the Student Rec Center.
August 16, 2019 - 12:53 pm

Latest News
Community
Boys & Girls Club says it will have school programming
On Aug. 15, five days before Tuesdays first day of school, the Mountaineer Boys & Girls Club contacted parents to inform them that before and/or after school activities will be held at most of the schools that previously hosted those programs.
August 16, 2019 - 6:08 pm
Education
Rotary sponsors Spanish exchange
Kathy Plum/The Dominion Post Rotary Club of Kingwood President Elect Kerry Gnik (left), Past President Bob Meissner and Secretary Treasurer Ray Thompson present Cozette Ries (third from left) with a check for $500 to help with expenses while she is a Rotary Exchange Student in Spain.
August 17, 2019 - 10:25 pm
Cops and Courts
Officers discuss responsibilities and challenges
What are the duties of a law enforcement officer? According to Preston County Sheriff Dan Loughrie, officers are responsible for the tax office, civil process, home confinement, law enforcement and court security/transport.
August 17, 2019 - 10:22 pm
Cops and Courts
MPD increases presence in school zones
Its that time of year, when driving in Morgantown becomes a lot more hazardous, time-consuming and frustrating, but theres no excuse to break traffic laws just because youre in a hurry, according to local law enforcement.
August 17, 2019 - 10:17 pm
Business
Fed judge OKs 'overarching conspiracy' claim in generic drug price-fixing suits including W.Va. and Mylan
One of two federal lawsuits pursued by West Virginia andother states alleging that a number of generic drug makers engaged in a schemeto fix prices and allot market share took a step forward this week.
August 16, 2019 - 5:08 pm
Cops and Courts
ICE operating in Morgantown
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement conducted an operation in Morgantown on Thursday.
August 16, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Latest Opinion
TDP Editorials
Some things seem predictable about volatile energy rule
It was almost predictable that the other shoe would drop.
August 15, 2019 - 9:52 am
Columns/Opinion
Open Borders Inc.: Who’s funding war on ICE?
All the gun control zealots out in full force last week have apparently gone to the beach.
August 15, 2019 - 7:38 am
Letters to the Editor
Aug. 15 letters to the editor
Be patient as studentsget settled into townIts an exciting time as West Virginia University welcomes students to campus for the start of the 2019-20 academic year.
August 15, 2019 - 7:36 am
TDP Editorials
Marketing tourism: Never a better time to be a small town
Susan Riddle is right, We are better together.Some have it that the times when it was best to be a small town or a rural county are long gone.
August 14, 2019 - 9:44 am
Columns/Opinion
Not politics: Boycott Trump donors to save country
New York real estate developer Stephen Ross was reportedly shocked by calls to boycott his businesses.
August 14, 2019 - 7:49 am
Letters to the Editor
Aug. 14 letters to the editor
An abundance of love and pride in Morgantown This is a love letter to Morgantown.
August 14, 2019 - 7:46 am

News

Cops and Courts
MFD responds to house fire Friday morning
The Morgantown Fire Department responded to a house fire onMonongalia Avenue, next to Town Hill, on Friday morning.
August 16, 2019 - 10:31 am
Government
Bloom, Kawecki spar over cause of Green Bag Road delay
systematic, statewide problem in which transparency takes a back seat to whomever has the ear of the highest ranking member of the Justice administration.
August 15, 2019 - 11:07 pm
Government
Kingwood Council urged to start enforcement actions against six properties
Kingwood Councils enforcement committee is recommending action be started against six properties.
August 15, 2019 - 2:20 pm
Education
Preston students return to school
Good morning, good morning, welcome back. Day one! Kingwood Elementary Dean of Students Duane Frunds cheery voice greeted students as they arrived for class.
August 15, 2019 - 10:12 am
Latest News
Pitt ends contract with IMG College and heads to courtroom
CHARLESTON, W.Va. Pitt, a longtime West Virginia rival, is in a fight with its former college sports marketing partner.
August 14, 2019 - 10:19 pm
Latest News
Mon County Fair Photo Gallery
Fair-goers beat the rain Wednesday night to enjoy the third day of the Mon County Fair.
August 14, 2019 - 10:13 pm
Business
Sanofi seeks $11.7B from Mylan in federal suit over failed EpiPen rivalry
Photo from Google Images Drug maker Sanofi wants Mylan to pay it up to $11.
August 14, 2019 - 5:35 pm

Sports

Football
West Virginia defensive lineman Darius Stills tired of being overlooked
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Darius Stills doesnt have any resentment toward it anymore, but he realizes hes lived in the shadow of little brother Dante for a long time.
August 16, 2019 - 9:58 pm
Other WVU Sports
West Virginia women's soccer team will have three games on national TV
West Virginias nationally-ranked womens soccer team will have three home matches featured on national television this season.
August 15, 2019 - 11:30 pm
Black Bears
Black Bears roll past Muckdogs
BATAVIA, N.Y. William Matthiessen, Brett Kinneman and Elys Escobar each had three hits, as the West Virginia Black Bears beat the Batavia Muckdogs 10-4 on Thursday.
August 15, 2019 - 11:26 pm
Football
West Virginia needs defensive front to protect inexperienced secondary
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.  Its no secret that the back end of West Virginias defense is largely lacking in experience.
August 15, 2019 - 3:54 pm
Black Bears
Ready’s single leads Batavia to 11-5 win over West Virginia
BATAVIA, N.Y. Nic Ready hit a run-scoring single in the fifth inning, leading the Batavia Muckdogs to an 11-5 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Wednesday.
August 14, 2019 - 11:25 pm
Local Sports
Due to low numbers, Notre Dame cancels football season
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. Nearly two weeks away from its scheduled season opener, Notre Dame High School has canceled the 2019 football season.
August 14, 2019 - 11:24 pm
Football
With tight ends banged up, fullbacks may see more of field for WVU
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Necessity may force West Virginia to dust off its fullbacks this season.
August 14, 2019 - 9:13 pm

Government

Government
University, Green Bag roundabouts wind up residents
Some call them roundabouts. Others call them traffic circles.
August 18, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Government
Bloom, Kawecki spar over cause of Green Bag Road delay
systematic, statewide problem in which transparency takes a back seat to whomever has the ear of the highest ranking member of the Justice administration.
August 15, 2019 - 11:07 pm
Government
Kingwood Council urged to start enforcement actions against six properties
Kingwood Councils enforcement committee is recommending action be started against six properties.
August 15, 2019 - 2:20 pm
Government
Kingwood Council considers new businesses, signage
Kingwood Council was pleased to see business license applications this week but wrestled with whether all the owners requests met code.
August 14, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Government
MARS robotics group addresses county commission
The kids of Mountaineer Area RoboticS, or MARS, are great at two things spreading the gospel of and building some really cool stuff.
August 14, 2019 - 3:16 pm
Government
Urban archery hunt under new leadership for 2019 harvest
Eight years, 794 deer, 7,235 pounds of donated venison, zero incidents.
August 13, 2019 - 5:42 pm
Government
Preston County offices working on cyber security
County offices in Preston passed the first cyber security test with good marks, County Network Specialist William Biff Armstrong reported Monday.
August 12, 2019 - 2:09 pm

Opinion

TDP Editorials
Ignore red flag law at extreme risk to yourself and others
If its people with guns that kill people, not the guns, lets take the guns away from them.
August 13, 2019 - 9:29 am
Columns/Opinion
None dare call it ‘conspiracy’? Let investigation begin
After the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, investigators discovered that the lone man assigned to guard the president, John Parker, had abandoned his post to watch the play from an adjacent box at Fords Theatre.
August 13, 2019 - 7:56 am
Columns/Opinion
While U.S. looks the other way
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Asia last week to find a region in turmoil.
August 13, 2019 - 7:55 am
Columns/Opinion
List of donors was no hit list. But was it fair?
On Monday, Rep. Joaquin Castro, a Democrat who represents part of San Antonio in Congress and whose twin brother, Julin Castro, is running for president, tweeted out a list of 44 San Antonians who had made the maximum allowable donations to President Trumps reelection campaign.
August 12, 2019 - 10:27 am
Columns/Opinion
This generation got old, but hope never did
Teenagers were invented in the late 1950s. If thats an exaggeration, its not as much of one as you may think.
August 12, 2019 - 10:15 am