HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Plans changed once again with the proposal put before the West Virginia School Building Authority to build two new elementary schools in Ritchie County, when the Ritchie County Board of Education met Sept. 27.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – The Town of Harrisville held a public meeting to give citizens a chance to ask questions or object to the water rate ordinance increase prior to the regular session Sept. 7. 

HARRISVILLE, W.Va – For years before Rhonda Ireland was charged with embezzling funds, Regeneration, Inc., was hemorrhaging cash in excessive salaries and administrative expenses.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Ritchie County Sheriff Terry Snodgrass and Major Bryan Davis requested funds to equip the department with body cameras when the Ritchie County Commission met Sept. 9.

ELLENBORO, W.Va. – The Little Kanawha Conservation District, consisting of Calhoun, Ritchie, Roane, Wirt and Wood counties, had farmers recognized during the 75th annual banquet at the Ellenboro Municipal Center Aug 28.

Pennsboro, W.Va. - Sydneigh White’s favorite pastime is working with the lemonade stand that she received as a gift from her Aunt Jennifer two years ago. 

Pennsboro, W.Va. – During a special session on Tuesday, Aug. 24, Pennsboro Council approved an amendment to the second drawdown for the waterline project. 

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – It was a busy 24 hours in the Town of Harrisville, as Mayor Alan Haught proclaimed Heroes Day, along with the retirement of Police Chief Mark Lamp and the welcoming of the new chief, Bryan Casto.


PENNSBORO, W.Va. – Several Pennsboro residents followed the invitation sent out by Mayor Robert Riggs to attend a special meeting on Aug. 12 to inform the public about the water project. 

CAIRO, W.Va. – The Town of Cairo received the first half of American Rescue Plan funding in the amount of $56,049.58, and Hughes River Water Board has requested assistance for a needed 1 million gallon water storage tank, rehab of a 21-year-old 1 million gallon tank, and the demolishing and …

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – The Ritchie County Commision opened sealed bids for demolition of the old Sheriff’s Department office behind the courthouse Aug. 5.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Allison Crane was welcomed as the newest member of the Ritchie County Economic Development Authority’s Board of Directors and introductions were made at the Aug. 5 meeting.


HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Taylor Osborne was crowned 2021 Miss Ritchie County Aug. 9, and will reign over festivities this week during the Ritchie County Fair & Expo.

ELLENBORO, W.Va. — Marshall L. Lipscomb, 43, Ellenboro, was charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance (meth and marijuana).

ELLENBORO, W.Va. — Ellenboro Floors has been a staple of the local community for 20 years, and now a new generation has taken over, eager to move the business into the future.

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. — Billy Joe Taylor, 41, Elizabeth, was scheduled to appear July 9 in Ritchie County Circuit Court on a preliminary hearing to revoke bond, but failed to show.