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  • 13 County Coalitions Come Together To Prevent Substance Abuse

    13 County Coalitions Come Together To Prevent Substance Abuse

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:00:20 GMT
    It was all about celebrating recovery at the Clarksburg Baptist Church Tuesday evening .Coalition programs from thirteen different counties came together with some local officials to talk about the importance of preventing substance abuse.
    It was all about celebrating recovery at the Clarksburg Baptist Church Tuesday evening .Coalition programs from thirteen different counties came together with some local officials to talk about the importance of preventing substance abuse.
  • Volunteers Spruce Up Bridgeport Lakes With 'Community Clean Up Day'

    Volunteers Spruce Up Bridgeport Lakes With 'Community Clean Up Day'

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:35:46 GMT
    Tuesday turned out to be a beautiful evening for dozens of Bridgeport residents, who came out in support of Earth Day to spruce up Hinkle and Deegan Lakes.
    Tuesday turned out to be a beautiful evening for dozens of Bridgeport residents, who came out in support of Earth Day to spruce up Hinkle and Deegan Lakes.
  • Senator Rockefeller and Ted Koppel Host a Fireside Chat at WV Wesleyan

    Senator Rockefeller and Ted Koppel Host a Fireside Chat at WV Wesleyan

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:40:43 GMT
    It was a celebratory day at West Virginia Wesleyan College as Senator Jay Rockefeller returned to campus for the first time in nearly eight years in an event with journalist Ted Koppel. 
    It was a celebratory day at West Virginia Wesleyan College as Senator Jay Rockefeller returned to campus for the first time in nearly eight years in an event with journalist Ted Koppel. 

Jason Parrish, chief meteorologist at WBOY and a captain with the Mount Clare Volunteer Fire Department, will be visiting fire stations all over North Central West Virginia to highlight the work of firefighters, their unique stories and their roles in the community. Thanks to our friends at Minard's Spaghetti Inn in Clarksburg, the firefighters will be treated to an Italian feast during Jason's visit.

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  • Firehouse Fridays: Midway VFD

    Firehouse Fridays: Midway VFD

    Wednesday, February 27 2013 4:38 PM EST2013-02-27 21:38:23 GMT
    The Midway VFD is populated with 30 volunteers that hurry to the department every time the siren goes off.  But these folks do more than just put out fires and help those involved in car accidents.  A
    Jason visits a department this month that does more than just answer emergency calls!
  • Firehouse Fridays: Bunner Ridge VFD

    Firehouse Fridays: Bunner Ridge VFD

    Friday, January 25 2013 7:00 PM EST2013-01-26 00:00:44 GMT
    Bunner Ridge VFD sits east on Interstate 79 in the hilly section of Marion County.  Since it's formation back in the early 1960s, the department and it's members have been helping keep this part of the
    Bunner Ridge VFD sits east on Interstate 79 in the hilly section of Marion County.  Since it's formation back in the early 1960s, the department and it's members have been helping keep this part of the
  • Firehouse Fridays: Walkersville VFD

    Firehouse Fridays: Walkersville VFD

    Friday, November 30 2012 6:42 PM EST2012-11-30 23:42:21 GMT
    Walkersville VFD was formed in the early 1960s by a handful of members of the community.  After spending over twenty years in this building, a fire forced the department to move to their current location,
    Jason is in Lewis County this month!
  • Firehouse Fridays: Selbyville VFD

    Firehouse Fridays: Selbyville VFD

    Friday, October 26 2012 6:43 PM EDT2012-10-26 22:43:22 GMT
    The Selbyville Volunteer Fire Department was formed in the early 1980s, branching off from the Rock Cave VFD.  Since then, they have grown and expanded.  The department averages between fifty and sixty
    The Selbyville Volunteer Fire Department was formed in the early 1980s, branching off from the Rock Cave VFD.  Since then, they have grown and expanded.  The department averages between fifty and sixty
  • Firehouse Fridays: Newburg VFD

    Firehouse Fridays: Newburg VFD

    Monday, October 1 2012 12:31 PM EDT2012-10-01 16:31:24 GMT
    Bill Larew has been involved off and on with the Newburg Volunteer Fire Department for over 30 years.  After retiring, Bill is back with the department after it fell on financial woes.The VFD currently
    Back to Preston County this month!
  • Firehouse Fridays: Cassville VFD

    Firehouse Fridays: Cassville VFD

    Monday, October 1 2012 12:31 PM EDT2012-10-01 16:31:24 GMT
    The Cassville VFD was formed in the late 1940s under the name Scott's Run VFD.  As more departments were formed, the name Cassville was adopted.  Assistant Chief Dave Tennant says that they are still known
    Or is it Scott's Run?
  • Firehouse Fridays: Coalton VFD

    Firehouse Fridays: Coalton VFD

    Saturday, April 28 2012 7:48 PM EDT2012-04-28 23:48:06 GMT
    Chief Ernie George has been chief for a little over a year at the Coalton VFD.  Chief George had big shoes to fill, taking over for his father who was chief for over 30 years.
    Jason heads to Randolph County!
  • Firehouse Fridays: Reedsville VFD

    Firehouse Fridays: Reedsville VFD

    Tuesday, April 3 2012 11:50 AM EDT2012-04-03 15:50:52 GMT
    Along Route 7 in Preston County.