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Chuck Landon: Could Super Six be shared with the south?  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Welcome to “Second Guess” Tuesday. Just think of this as a whether (or not) report. n Should Wheeling have a monopoly on hosting the annual West Virginia ...

WVU Offers 4 Star Bluefield Kicker

West Virginia native Kaulin Parris, from Bluefield high school, was recently offered by the Mountaineer coaching staff. Parris is a 4 star 2020 senior from.

Bluefield GI doctor retires after 41 years providing care to region's residents  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Few people can say after a long career that they have never missed a single day of work because of illness, surgery or foul weather.

MERCER COUNTY: Groundbreaking held for new primary school  WVVA TV

School officials gather in Bluefield to officially mark the spot where a new primary school will be built.

Friends, family, community mourn loss of 17-year-old Bluefield student  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

There are times when life just doesn't make sense. The fate of “Lil” Tony Webster is one of those.

Groundbreaking date for new primary school set  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — For the second time in just over a year, a groundbreaking for a new school in Mercer County will be celebrated.

Police investigating social media threat to Bluefield High School  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

According to the Mercer County Board of Education, law enforcement officers will be present at Bluefield High School today to ensure student safety. The school ...

It's time to stop overlooking West Virginia High School Football

West Virginia isn't exactly known as a breeding ground for college football players like Texas and Florida, but the quality of talent is growing and more kids.

Bluefield High mourns the death of Tony Webster - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — The Bluefield High School community was mourning the death of Tony Webster, the junior running back and linebacker who died Friday ...

Bluefield High School sending Beavers and Miller to Bluefield College  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Deiyantei Powell-Woods, Mason Walker and Chandler Cooper weren't the only Beavers to sign up for future college athletic playing careers on ...

Out with the old, bid for the new: Public hearings set for Bluefield school closures, site chosen for new building  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Public hearings have been set for the closure of both Whitethorn and Memorial elementary schools in Bluefield as bids are now being accepted for building a ...

'I like our chances': Large leads talented Bluefield Beavers to state boys basketball tournament  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BRUSHFORK — Buster Large knows from experience what it feels like to be a teenager playing in a state basketball tournament.

Career fair held at Bluefield High School  WVVA TV

More than 30 local businesses gathered at Bluefield High School on Tuesday to give students a glimpse at the types of careers available in the area.

Beaver nation converges on Wheeling: Bluefield falls in title game  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

After last year's chilly visit to Wheeling Island Stadium, many Bluefield High School football fans thought to dress extra-warmly for Friday night's WVSSAC Class ...

Slideshow: Candle Light Vigil in Memory of Bluefield High School Standout Tony Webster  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

more than one thousand people gather at Mitchell Stadium for a candle light vigil Friday evening in Memorial of "lil" Tony Webster, a Junior at Bluefield High ...

G-Men - Beavers hoops tonight to honor memory of Webster  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

The grief-stricken Graham and Bluefield basketball programs decided there was one thing they could do to best honor the memory of 17-year-old Bluefield ...

Construction bids approved: Tentative groundbreaking date set for new Bluefield primary school  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — A groundbreaking ceremony is tentatively set for May 30 for the new primary school in Bluefield.

UPDATE: Investigation continues after 'compromising images' posted to SnapChat account  WVVA TV

Police in Bluefield, Virginia are urging students who were asked to post "compromising images" to a Snapchat account to come forward if they haven't already ...

Win or go home: Bluefield boys face Warriors tonight in region co-final clash  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield (19-2) and Wyoming East (12-12) will clash in a Class AA, boys basketball Region 3 co-final at the armory today at 7 p.m. The prize is a Class AA.

In memory of 'Lil' Tony: Brushfork Armory packed for funeral of fallen Bluefield athlete  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

More than a few persons who've attended basketball games at Brushfork Armory have noticed that the massive vaulted wooden beams and the acoustic ...

No. 8 Bluefield girls basketball team faces No. 1 Fairmont State in Charleston on Thursday  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

If the Bluefield girls beat Fairmont State in Thursday's WVSSAC Class AA quarterfinal, it would mark the first time that a number eight seed has toppled a number ...

Beavers compete in quad at Man | Sports |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

MAN — Bluefield High School senior Gamon Trigg took his 100th career victory at the Man High School Quad match on Friday. Trigg, wrestling at 152 pounds, ...

A second school | Editorials |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Construction is expected to begin later this year on a second new school for students in Mercer County. The $10 million facility will be built on 9.5 acres of land.

G-Men 'Juiced' by Beavers: Bluefield, Edwards roll past Graham 38-14  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — The Graham High School football team ran out to meet defending West Virginia Class AA state champion Bluefield High School with optimism ...

Beavers play Poca in an early morning meeting in the Class AA tournament on Thursday  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield's lads enter the West Virginia Secondary Schools Activities Commission state tournament quarterfinals Thursday at 9:30 a.m against the Poca Dots.

Approved bids for new school hits snag  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — The Mercer County Board of Education officially approved the closing of Whitethorn and Memorial primary schools Tuesday night.

Beavers baseball plays at Mount View Wednesday; face Princeton at home Thursday  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

The Bluefield High School baseball team will open its 2018 season today at Mount View High School. First pitch is set for 5:30 p.m..

Slideshow: Bluefield High School Graduation | Gallery |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield High School held their annual Commencement Ceremony at the Brushfork National Guard Armory on Friday evening.

Sign on the line: Powell-Woods heading for DI, Cooper & Walker to DII  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield's Deiyantei Powell-Woods inks with Central Michigan, Mason Walker and Chandler Cooper pact with Concord for football futures on National Signing ...

Bluefield State College athlete dies after collapsing during pick-up basketball game  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — A Bluefield State student-athlete died at a local hospital on Monday night after collapsing following a pick-up basketball game.

Bluefield High School names 2017 Hall of Fame inductees  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Two who never sought recognition for themselves have been honored by the school they love most.

Rematch in Wheeling: Polar Bears stand in way of back-to-back state titles  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — The Bluefield High School football team got on the bus and headed North to Wheeling yesterday.

Bluefield versus Graham Rivalry set for Friday August 24th  WVNS-TV

The Battle of the Bluefields, century old rivalry that dates back to 1911, will kick off the 2018 high school football season on Friday, August 24th at Mitchell ...

Round two of prep football playoffs set | Sports |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Round two of the prep football playoffs in the two Virginias is right around the corner.Two local West Virginia teams will play at 7:30 p.m. Friday: The Bluefield ...

Bluefield High parents alerted to threat against school  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — The Mercer County School System has alerted parents of Bluefield High School students about a threat made against the school for tomorrow, ...

Beavers kicker Kaulin Parris receives walk-on offer from Virginia Tech  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield High School football fans have suspected for the last two seasons that their placekicker was a big-time talent. Now he's been given a big-time ...

Beavers state champ linemen want to repeat | Sports |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

It was a fun season for the Bluefield Beavers, who won the Class AA state championship with a perfect 14-0 record. That was last year. A new season awaits.

'A new Bluefield': Officials: Intuit brings fresh start for city  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — When Jim Spencer, Bluefield's community and economic development director, met City Manager Dane Rideout almost four years ago for a job ...

Police: Absolutely no tailgating at Beaver-Graham  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

The parking lot at Mitchell Stadium will fill up today for the Beaver-Graham game tonight, but the City of Bluefield wants to make sure everyone understands it is ...

Preps: River View lights up PikeView in softball sectional  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

River View hammered the PikeView High School softball team 27-5 in the second round of the Class AA, Region 3, Section 2 softball tournament at Bluefield ...

Slideshow: Bluefield High School's 2018 Commencement Ceremony | Gallery |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield High School's Commencement Ceremony is held at the Brush Fork National Guard Armory Friday evening. on May 25, 2018.

Frenetic fourth quarter: Bluefield rallies for 91-81 win over Graham  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BRUSHFORK — With 6:19 left in Tuesday night's ballgame, Graham held a 62-56 lead over the Bluefield Beavers at the Brushfork Armory.

Making his mark in Hollywood | Lifestyles  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — A Bluefield native is taking Hollywood by storm after years of work and practice.

G-Men not so bad; Beavers simply that good  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Two revelations appeared to be glaringly apparent in the aftermath of Friday night's 2018 edition of Beaver-Graham.

Beavers back on track vs. Red Devils | Sports  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

By GEORGE THWAITES. Bluefield Daily Telegraph. BLUEFIELD — The Bluefield High School football team may not be unbeaten anymore thanks to Lord ...

Unbeaten Polar Bears to face Beavers again for football title  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Think Graham plans more than any team for the Beavers? Is Bluefield Princeton's top priority? How about Beckley?Maybe, but BHS fans should ...

Snap to it! Expectations set high on first day of football drills  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

One foot in front of the other.Literally.With repetitions of body positioning, footwork and single-minded concentration, high school football players in the Virginias ...

Bible in the Schools: Lawsuit dismissal reversed | News  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

RICHMOND, Va. — A federal court decision last year that dismissed a lawsuit related to the Bible in the Schools program in Mercer County Schools has been ...

Deb and Pete Sarver inducted into Bluefield High School hall of fame  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Deborah L. “Deb”, class of 1973, and Jack W. “Pete” Sarver, Jr., class of 1969, were inducted into the Bluefield High School Hall of Fame Monday with more than ...

Police in Princeton are looking for missing student  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

UPDATE: The student who was reported missing after leaving Princeton Senior High School Thursday has been found and is safe, according to the Princeton ...

Men at Work: A lot goes into preparing for Coppinger  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Before the umpire yells “Play ball!” a lot of work has quietly taken place each year to make the Allen D. Coppinger Jr. Invitational Baseball ...

Disorderly house ordinance passed by Bluefield City Board  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD – An ordinance focusing on homes that are often the scene of illegal activities including controlled substances, prostitution and gambling was ...

Lady Beavers' soccer looking for more girls | Sports  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

EAST RIVER — Last year, the Bluefield High School girls soccer squad lost its best returning player in the first game of the season.

Williams takes over Princeton boys hoops | Sports  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — The Princeton boys basketball program officially has a new head coach.

2018: A year in review: Graham football, Thorn top list of accomplishments  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — From team and individual state champions to induction into one of the most prestigious shrines in all of sports, 2018 was a year to remember in ...

Slogging to a shutout: Bluefield beats Lady Mavs in sectional opener  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

EAST RIVER — In a match that was almost called off before it started, the Bluefield High School girls soccer team made the most of it and began their ...

Bluefield Community Remembers Junior Football Player  WVNS-TV

The Bluefield High School community is heartbroken after the unexpected collapse of one of their own student athletes. Tony Webster was declared brain dead ...

Video: Press Conference at Bluefield Police Department | Multimedia |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield Police Chief Dennis Dillow holds a press conference at the Bluefield Police Department Wednesday September 12, 2018. Dillow discussed resent ...

Local runners claim top spots in Wendy's Invite  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

GARDNER — A pair of local runners took top honors at the Wendy's Invitational Cross Country Meet held on Saturday at PikeView High School.

Slideshow: Bluefield Dance Theatre performs the Nutcracker Suite  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Members of the Bluefield Dance Theatre perform the Nutcracker Suite at the Bluefield Performing Arts Center at Bluefield High School.

Beavers deploy for new soccer coach | Sports |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

EAST RIVER — The sport of soccer appears to have shallower roots at Bluefield High School these days when compared to the degree that it's flourished across ...

Hail to the champs! Students, community leaders join in celebration of Bluefield High's state title win  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

By BRIAN WOODSON. Bluefield Daily Telegraph. BLUEFIELD — Let the celebration continue. Players, coaches, students and community leaders joined an ...

Bluefield Beavers celebrating 1000th game; century of football  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — There is just something about the Bluefield High School football program and the number 10.

Oak Hill bounces Beavers from sectionals | Sports |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

EAST RIVER — The Bluefield High School boys soccer team's first foray into post-season play under new head coach Monty Matthews didn't last longer than 80 ...

PikeView claims own wrestling invite | Sports |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

GARDNER — Five PikeView wrestlers won their individual weight class titles to lead the Panthers to first place on the PikeView Invitational on Saturday at the ...

Gilliard steps down as Princeton boys basketball coach  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — After 10 seasons with the Princeton Senior High boys varsity basketball team, head coach Ernie Gilliard has decided not to come out for his ...

Police looking for missing Bluefield High School student  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Jordan Chase Hagy, 17, was last heard from via telephone on May 4, according to Patrolman R.V. Johnson. He is 5 foot 9 inches tall and weighs approximately ...

'High Flying' state champ Beavers mark 50th anniversary  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD – Half a century has dimmed neither the memories nor the legend.

Graham cleared to play: Tazewell School Board accepts Mitchell Stadium contract  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Members of the Tazewell County School Board unanimously approved a two-year contract Monday which will allow Graham High School football games ...

Striking Mercer County teachers picket in Princeton  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — Local teachers wearing red “Our Students First” T-shirts waived signs along a main road and motorists showed their support by honking their ...

Webster sets trio IPL powerlifting records | Sports  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield High School junior Tony Webster, left, set three new International Powerlifting League (IPL) RAW records last Saturday in the 165-pound weight class ...

Webster sets powerlifting record | Sports |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — Bluefield High School sophomore Tony Webster placed first and set a national record at the USPA Drug-Tested Tennessee State ...

Investigation underway after inappropriate images of several students found on Snapchat  WVNS-TV

BLUEFIELD, Va. (WVNS) -- An investigation is underway after several inappropriate pictures of students at four local schools were posted to a social media ...

Teacher previously charged with murder indicted on child abuse charges  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

A Mercer County special education teacher who was charged with stabbing a schoolmate to death while a juvenile has now been indicted on child abuse ...

Fairmont, WV, Senior High School celebrates first state football championship in over 70 years  WV News

FAIRMONT — After defeating Bluefield High School in the Class AA championship game last weekend, the Fairmont Senior High School football team was ...

Former Bluefield resident elected president-elect of the American Medical Association  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — When Dr. Patrice A. Harris of Atlanta was growing up in Bluefield, she was told by her parents and teachers she could be whatever she wanted to ...

Kaulin Parris Talks About PWO Offer From Virginia Tech

As soon as he got his preferred walkon offer on Saturday, Bluefield (WV) 2020 kicker Kaulin Parris wanted to post the news on Twitter.

Intuit bringing 'a little bit of Silicon Valley into Bluefield'  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

One of the aspects of Bluefield that attracted Intuit Inc. is the number of students in the area: an estimated 62000 students.

Honoring old sacrifices: Monument placed at 83-year-old unmarked grave for fallen Bluefield officer  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

A gravesite in Bluefield that has been unmarked and barren for more than 83 years now has a monument.

Fatality confirmed in Bull Tail Hollow house fire  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

A house fire on Bull Tail Hollow Road resulted in a fatality of the homeowner.

Physician retires after 40 years at BRMC  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — After 40 years of practicing medicine at Bluefield Regional Medical Center, Dr. Vijaykumar Phade has retired.

Four Seasons Football full of high school gridiron history  Staunton News Leader

Little did Rick Baker know that, just over 10 years ago, when he began compiling a list of football games played by West Virginia's Bluefield High School and ...

Princeton teen to travel to Atlanta for 'American Idol'  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — If some producers in Atlanta like what they hear Thursday, a local high school student could be heading for a nationally-televised competition ...

State champions Bluefield Beavers honored with ceremony in Charleston  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

CHARLESTON — The state of West Virginia honored Beaver Nation on Wednesday in a ceremony at the House of Delegates chamber. The 2017 Bluefield High ...

'The big rivalry': Thousands drawn to Beaver-Graham festivities  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

The spectacle of the annual Beaver-Graham game is a combination of football fans, high school reunions, scholarship presentations, touching moments and ...

Former pro wrestler Marc Mero speaks to Mercer county students  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Mercer County students cheered Monday inside the Brushfork Armory as former professional wrestler Marc Mero raised his belt above his head for them all to ...

Wilburn leaves baseball for administration | Sports |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Josh Wilburn, the architect of Princeton's 2012 Class AAA baseball title has stepped town from his role as head coach of the Tigers and answered the call of ...

Beavers believe in their coaches too | Sports  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD –— “I learned this about coaching: you don't have to explain victory and you can't explain defeat.” – Darrell Royal.

Long-time Mercer County deputy dies Friday | News  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Darrell Bailey, retired chief deputy with the Mercer County Sheriff's Office, died Friday after a battle with cancer.

Fate of local football stadium up in the air  WVNS-TV

Mitchell Stadium is the home of one of the biggest high school football rivalries in the two Virginias. Bluefield High School takes on Graham High School every ...

Plea in hit-and-run case?  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — A plea deal is being worked on in the case of a Bluefield man charged in connection with a hit-and-run that claimed the life of a 2-year-old.

Jury to visit scene of incident that claimed toddler's life  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — The jury will be taken to the scene of a traffic accident that claimed the life of a toddler last year on Route 20 as the trial for.

Honoring our troops: Despite rain, Princeton streets packed for Veterans Day Parade  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Princeton's Mercer Street was seeing some sleet and rain in the cold temperatures late Monday morning, but that did not stop residents from honoring veterans.

Teenager's dream comes true thanks to Princeton auto shop  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — When Matthew Doss was asked to make a wish, he didn't want something extravagant like meeting a celebrity or visiting an exotic location.

Three arrested on drug-related charges in Bluefield  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Three people were arrested on drug-related charges following a traffic stop in Bluefield Wednesday.

Little Tony Webster & Lindsey Varney benefit softball game slated for May 25  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Mercer County High School coaches will compete against local law enforcement officers in the Little Tony Webster and Lindsey Varney Benefit Softball Game.

2019 Bluefield High School Graduation | Gallery |  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Graduates From Bluefield High School receive their diplomas at the Brushfork National Guard Armory on Friday May 24, 2019.

Cleaning up in Mercer: Thousands of pounds of trash cleared by volunteers  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

ATHENS — Volunteers made parts of Mercer County more presentable for guests Monday by clearing away trash by the thousands of pounds from local ...

U.S. Rep. Carol Miller hosts economic roundtable in Princeton  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Infrastructure, education and the need to retain young people after they graduate college were among the topics Friday for an economic roundtable hosted by ...

16-year-old injured in late-night Brushfork shooting  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — A teenage boy was injured in a shooting late Friday night in the Brushfork area of Mercer County, authorities said Saturday morning.

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