WVU Sports with Tom Bragg

WVU basketball finishes season at No. 24 in AP Top 25

(photo by Sean McNamara)   The final Associated Press Top 25 poll is out, and West Virginia came in at No. 24 to close the college basketball season. Due to the global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, all postseason tournaments — including the NCAA tournament — were canceled last week. The Mountaineers finished the season with a […]

Coal Tattoo

The politics of why Don Blankenship isn’t a felon

  Candidates, from left, Don Blankenship, of Williamson, Bo Copley, of Delbarton; U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va., of Huntington, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, of Charles Town, Jack Newbrough, of Weirton, and Tom Willis, of Martinsburg, participate in a debate in Wheeling, W.Va., Monday, April 23, 2018.  AP photo. If you are among those who […]

Vines & Vittles

Perfect Wines for Summertime

I will admit that summertime is a great season to enjoy refreshing and thirst quenching beverages, particularly ones that are in sync with the picnic style foods that grace our tables in warmer weather. While some of you may choose that frothy option as a suitable quaff for hot dogs, hamburgers and ribs, my preferences […]