Harrisville, W.Va. – The Town of Harrisville continues to work with the Hughes River Water Board on the tank project.

Harrisville, W.Va. - Renovations at Chuck Schofield Memorial Stadium continued to fill a special Ritchie County Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

Cairo, W.Va. – Less than a week after its special meeting, Cairo Council met Tuesday, Sept. 6, at the town building for the regular session.

Harrisville, W.Va. – During the Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 12, Superintendent Jim Brown confirmed rumors about leaving his position in Ritchie County. 

Harrisville, W.Va. - The Ritchie County Economic Development Authority (EDA) gathered at Harrisville Municipal Park for its annual cookout on Thursday, September 1. 

Harrisville, W.Va. – Love and generosity – two words that were repeated several times on Wednesday evening, Aug. 31, as the Mildred Frederick Prather Memorial was unveiled at Harrisville Municipal Park.

Pennsboro, W.Va. – The heated argument over the city’s amusement tax continued during the last Pennsboro Council meeting on Monday, August 29. 

Harrisville, W.Va. - The Ritchie County Sheriff’s Tax Office has released new information on the delinquent real estate taxes/liens sold during the State Auditor’s Certified Land Sale.

Harrisville, W.Va. - Rhonda K. Ireland, 46, Pullman, appeared in Ritchie County Circuit Court on Tuesday, August 23, for sentencing on three counts of embezzlement.

Harrisville, W.Va. – Ritchie County Commissioner Stephen Worden tenured his resignation at a special meeting on Monday morning, Aug. 29, which was accepted by the remaining Commissioners, Sam Rogers and Randall Riggs.

Ellenboro, W.Va. - Mayor Steve Lewis and Town Manager Chuck Hinton announced the Bill Hinton Memorial Park sign is finished when Ellenboro Council met Monday, Aug. 8.

Harrisville, W.Va. – Thrasher Engineering Project Manager Bryan Holcomb briefed Harrisville Council on the status of the town’s water project on Tuesday, August 9. 

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Alan Haught, Harrisville Mayor and head of Hughes River Water Board, gave Ritchie County Commissioners a brief report concerning the long-planned tank project.

Cairo, W.Va. – Cairo resident Steve Ritter approached Cairo Council with a request for a new water meter when the group met Tuesday, Aug. 2. 

Harrisville, W.Va. – Kelsey Waggoner and Adam Wissner recently finished the Outdoor Recreation Camp at North Bend State Park and they attended the Ritchie County Board of Education meeting on Thursday, Aug. 5, to supply a report.

Harrisville, W.Va. – The hills of Ritchie County will echo with the sounds of children’s laughter, carnival music and shouts of encouragement this weekend. 

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Marissa R. Shingleton, 27, Pennsboro, was charged with two counts of grand larceny and two of burglary, after reportedly stealing a Jeep from Smith’s Run Road, Harrisville.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va – Jared M. Dearing, 36, Ellenboro, was charged with domestic battery and domestic assault after police were called to Kings Court, Harrisville, on Tuesday, August 2.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Michael B. Stevens, 45, Harrisville, appeared in Ritchie County Circuit Court on Wednesday, August 3, on a charge of being a fugitive from justice.

Harrisville, W.Va. – Gator graduates, friends and family gathered Friday and Saturday, July 29-30, for the 2022 Harrisville High alumni weekend.

Harrisville, W.Va. – The Ritchie County Board of Education welcomed Kari Rice and Jacob Clevenger as the two newest staff members when the group met Monday, July 25.

Pennsboro, W.Va. – Ellenboro Volunteer Fire Department announced “another great year” for the 2022 Summer Bash on Saturday, July 23.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Ismael Diaz-Jimenez, 20, Parkersburg, was charged Sunday, July 24, with DUI, expired MVI, speeding and open container after being stopped on U.S. Rt. 50.

Pennsboro, W.Va. – Mayor Robert Riggs asked Pennsboro Council to approve purchasing two pallets of rubber mulch for Myles Stadium in the amount of $1,538 when the group met Monday, July 18. 

Harrisville, W.Va. – Two weeks after being announced as Ritchie County’s Personnel of the Year, Michelle Clark is now one of 10 finalists for the 2022-2023 West Virginia School Service Personnel of the Year, as revealed by the West Virginia Department of Education.

Harrisville, W.Va. – A new carnival company, inflatables, great entertainment acts, cartoon characters, magic shows, children’s games and much more are planned for the 2022 Ritchie County Fair & Expo, Aug. 11-13, at the Ritchie County 4-H Grounds, near Harrisville. 

The Ritchie County Fair & Expo will offer live entertainment in 2022, after several years removed due to Covid and trying to return to the regular format.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Philip L. Mayle, 50, Clarksburg, was charged Sunday, July 17 with third-offense driving revoked for DUI, speeding and two counts of possession of a controlled substance (meth and marijuana) after a traffic stop on U.S. Rt. 50 near Bunnells Run Road.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Bryan E. Dodd, 36, Pullman, was charged with possession of meth after a home confinement check on July 15.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Bradley L. McCloy, 34, Alma, was sentenced Thursday, July 21, to one to three years in jail for failure to provide support to a minor, with credit for 149 days served.