Remembering Coach Butch Joplin

Remembering Coach Butch Joplin

The Joplin name is synonymous with local sports, especially in the Red Jacket and Matewan area.The local sports world lost an icon this week with the ...

May 25th, 2017 updated: May 25th, 2017. |  


WVU to face Kentucky in Morgantown this season

WVU to face Kentucky in Morgantown this season

Staff ReportMORGANTOWN, W.Va. – For the first time since 1970, and just the third time in school history, the West Virginia University men’...

May 25th, 2017 |  


On The Clock. Where do you build your team?

By Mike DunlapGuest ColumnistWith the first pick… .Your on the clock with the first pick of the 2017 NFL draft and let’s say you have a te...

May 25th, 2017 |  


North-South football assistant coaches announced

North-South football assistant coaches announced

Bob Mullett, game director of the West Virginia Athletic Coaches Association’s WCHS-TV/FOX-11 North-South Football Classic, has announced the as...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Macon to forgo fifth year at WVU

Macon to forgo fifth year at WVU

By John AntonikWVUSports.comMORGANTOWN, W.Va. - West Virginia University senior forward Elijah Macon announced today he plans to forgo his fifth seaso...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Lady Pirates advance

Lady Pirates advance

LOUISA, Ky. - The Lady Pirates of Belfry advanced in the 60th District tournament with a hard-fought 8-6 victory over Pike County Central. The tournam...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Cleanin’ out the old sports notebook

Cleanin’ out the old sports notebook

Former Sheldon Clark and Tug Valley basketball coach Frankie Smith is moving again. The nomadic coach has left Christian County, Ky. and will take a s...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Pirates eliminated

Pirates eliminated

LOUISA, Ky. - The Belfry Pirates 2017 baseball season came to a halt on Monday evening as they lost in the first round of the 60th District tourney to...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Searching for clean air

Searching for clean air

By Steve MickeyNascar ColumnistYou have to hand it to NASCAR and Monster Energy as they put their heads together to try and bring the sport one of the...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Mingo Central Track

Mingo Central Track

Mingo Central senior Aaron Banks is shown competing in the 100 meter dash at the W.Va State High School Track Tournament.Miner senior Aaron Banks is s...

May 23rd, 2017 |