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WVU player flips the bird and starts a fight with Texas Tech

No. 17 West Virginia (18-3, 6-2 Big 12) hosted Texas Tech (11-11, 1-8 Big 12) on Saturday and despite the lopsided 77-58 WVU win, tempers flared. 82 more words

College Basketball

Blood in West Virginia: Brumfield v. McCoy

The book is currently selling quite well at Amazon — it’s in the top .06 percent among all books. It hasn’t sold this well since Christmas. 37 more words

History

#13 Bobby / 59 / Huntington

What do you think are the biggest misconceptions about West Virginia?

That we’re poor hillbillies, that we’re not very intelligent, that we just sit around the house barefoot…just that we’re poor and unintelligent, we’re not. 374 more words

New book on W. Virginia coal wars from James Green

“The Devil is here in these hills”

From before the dawn of the twentieth century until the arrival of the New Deal, one of the most protracted and deadly labor struggles in American history was waged in West Virginia. 295 more words

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