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  • Van Horn 2 Marshall’s Van Horn has come a long way

    When Clint Van Horn reported to Marshall in 2011, it quickly became apparent that this college football gig was not going to be easy.

    July 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • Adjustments, perseverance aid Miners

    Ask Steve Crosier what is the biggest reason for the West Virginia Miners’ offensive turnaround, and he’ll tell you it’s been all about adjustment.

    July 16, 2014

  • Ticket sales lagging for Mountaineers

    It has been no secret that West Virginia’s ticket sales in both its major revenue sports — football and men’s basketball — have slipped over the years and nothing that has happened this year in the upcoming season has done anything to change that trend.

    July 16, 2014

  • The World Cup is over, now what?

    It all ended Sunday. There’s no more World Cup. Well, at least on the men’s side, for four more years.

    July 16, 2014

  • Carolina's Hardy guilty on 2 counts of domestic violence

    Panthers Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy was found guilty Tuesday night of assaulting a female and communicating threats.

    July 16, 2014

  • 72-year-old driver causes crash, raises questions

    Morgan Shepherd can still probably wheel a race car better than you and most of your friends. That doesn’t mean the 72-year-old should be racing against the very best drivers in NASCAR. Shepherd drew scrutiny Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway when he caused Joey Logano to crash.

    July 16, 2014

  • Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

    Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball’s national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and then delivered two final All-Star hits.

    July 16, 2014

  • 071614 Miners.jpg Miners get ‘sloppy’ 7-5 victory

    Tim Epling will take a win any way it comes in the heat of a pennant race. That doesn’t mean he has to like it.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Shady Middle archers among world’s best

    After months of training, battling in grueling competition and one long 15-hour bus ride, Shady Spring Middle School archery can call themselves some of the world’s best.

    July 16, 2014

  • 071614 WVU VT.jpg WVU to play Virginia Tech in 2017 opener

    In keeping with its new direction in scheduling, West Virginia University announced Tuesday that it would open the 2017 football season with a neutral field game against longtime rival Virginia Tech of the Atlantic Coast Conference.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo