Jharad K. McClung-Lester

Jharad K. McClung Lester is the founder of The Richwood Leader. He's a bi-weekly columnist at the Rogue Review, and has words published in the Charleston Gazette, Lone Conservative, and FlipSide News.
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RHS: Class of 2019 Graduation Ceremony

Richwood, WV – Richwood High School’s graduation ceremony for the senior class of 2019 occurred yesterday, May 23, 2019, at…

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A Letter to a High School Underclassman

Dear Underclassman, As I near graduation day, a day that I have been longing for, I feel as though it…

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The Richwood Leader of the Week

The First Richwood Leader of the Week…

Richwood, WV – A Richwood leader is an individual who shows excellence academically, athletically, or by doing something great in…

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The Richwood Leader of the Week

New Edition: Insight on The Richwood Leader of the Week

As a leader in providing accurate news regarding the town of Richwood, West Virginia, we are now beginning a new…

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RHS Baccalaureate Service at First Baptist Church

Richwood, WV – The Richwood High School senior class of 2019 had their annual Baccalaureate service Sunday evening, May 19,…

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Sports

RHS Competes in the State Track Meet

Charleston, WV – Ten Richwood High School student-athletes competed in the state track and field championships last Friday and Saturday…

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News

Richwood City Council Meeting

Richwood, WV – With only four councilmembers in attendance, the Richwood City Council held their council meeting yesterday evening, May…

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RHS: “Lumberjack Olympic Day” in Richwood

Richwood, WV – Richwood High School held their annual “Lumberjack Olympic Day” event today, May 16, 2019, at the Richwood…

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Sports

RHS Advances to Quarterfinals of C&C Preseason Magazine Cover Tourney

Richwood, WV – In the round of 32 of the Coalfield & Company’s Preseason Magazine Cover Tournament yesterday, Richwood High……

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Opinion

School Consolidation Supporters: Fiscally and Socially Ignorant

I often ponder to myself as to why the state of West Virginia still thinks it’s a bright idea to…

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News

Cherry River hosts annual play

Richwood, WV – The Cherry River Elementary School presented their annual play, Peter Pan, last Friday and Saturday at Cherry…

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RHS Succeeds Again

Craigsville, WV – A significant accomplishment, led by two Richwood High School teachers, Mrs. Carrie Mullens and Mrs. Kayla Thomas,…

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Sports

RHS: Many student-athletes to Compete in State Track Meet

Charleston, WV – Richwood High School performed well at the WVSSAC Region 3A Track and Field Championships yesterday evening, May…

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News

City Council Meeting; New Chief of Police in Richwood

Richwood, WV – The Richwood City Council met this evening, May 9, 2019, as a make-up meeting from last week,…

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Sports

RHS: Student-Athlete Jumps to the State Track Meet

Richwood, WV – The WVSSAC Region 3A Track and Field Championships took place today, May 9, 2019, at Laidly Field…

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Sports

C&C Pre-Season Cover Athlete Tournament begins round of 32, vote for RHS

Richwood, WV – The 2019 Coalfield and Company’s Preseason Magazine Cover Tournament will begin the round of 32 today, May…

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News

Searching for Volunteers: Trail Days in the National Forest

Richwood, WV – The Monongahela Outdoor Volunteers will be prepping for this summer as they begin cleaning local trails on…

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News

The Miracle of Hominy Falls: Today is a Day of Remembrance

Today is a day of remembrance. On May 6, 1968, 25 coal miners headed to work in the Saxsewell Mine;……

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RHS: 2019 Promenade, Prom Court, and Queen

Richwood, WV – Richwood High School celebrated prom yesterday evening, beginning the event with the traditional “Richwood promenade.” Richwood High……

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News

Summit Lake Fishing Derby

Richwood, WV – The Children’s Fishing Derby at Summit Lake will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019, beginning at……

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News

BREAKING: Richwood City Council Meeting CANCELED

Richwood, WV – The Richwood City Council meeting scheduled for this evening, May 2, 2019, at 7 P.M. has been…

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News

Two WVDHSEM Reps. hold meeting with City Council

Richwood, WV – Two representatives from the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management stopped by the Richwood……

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RHS student visits her next venture: Harvard University

Richwood, WV – Richwood High School senior Caitlin Cowell, along with hundreds of other accepted students, visited Harvard University last weekend……

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Sports

RHS softball team hosts 1st round of sectionals

Richwood, WV – With a win or go home attitude, the Richwood High School Lady Jacks crusaded past the Charleston…

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Quinn Raffo: Another RHS success story will go to Washington D.C. this week

Richwood, WV – Quinn Raffo, a student at Richwood High School, has been selected as the winner of the West……

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