2015.07.06 -- John Floyd of Barboursville, WV is asking for support in a petition to have chess tables installed at Ritter Park in Huntington. The online petition is located here. There is also a Facebook page here.
2015.03.29 -- Congratulations to Armando Lopez and John Roush, 2015 WV Action Co-Champions.
2015.03.19 -- Congratulations to Miguel Lopez (K-12), Jasmine Tustin (K-8), Brandon Hizer (K-5 tied), Ayden Hoover (K-5 tied), and Sohan Kukkilaya (K-3), winners at the WV Scholastic Championship.
2015.03.19 -- Stephen Dillard of Louisville, KY has passed away at the age of 55. He was a great friend of chess and touched many lives. I (Ben Good) knew Steve from my time in Kentucky and I know he will be missed. The USCF has an article posted here that should not be missed.
2015.03.19 -- I've added a mobile version of the website. If you're on a phone, you're probably already there!
2015.01.07 -- Happy New Year everyone! The WV Scholastic League will be starting play on January 17. State co-champion FM Nikhilesh Kunche will give a simul. See the announcement on wvsca.com for more information.
2014.10.03 -- The 2015 Action Championship will be held on March 28 in Spencer. Details will be posted as they become available.
2014.09.15 -- Congratulations to William Roy, winner of the 2014 WV Junior Championship.
2014.09.15 -- Congratulations to Dr. Armando Lopez, winner of the 2013-2014 WVCA Grand Prix.
2014.09.02 -- Congratulations to Ed Garner and FM Nikhilesh Kunche, the 2014 WV State Champions! They each finished with 5/6.
2014.09.01 -- The minutes of the 2014 WVCA Business Meeting can be downloaded here.
2014.07.29 -- Sam Timmons and Dave Hundley won the Beckley Summer Open with a score of 3.5/4.
2014.07.29 -- Congratulations to Adi Patel for winning the 2014 Barber Tournament of K-8 Champions with a score of 5/6. See the crosstable here.
2014.05.17 -- Ben Good won the Action Championship with a score of 5/6. Markle Butcher was second with 4.5.
2014.05.08 -- The Action Championship, scheduled for May 17, has been moved to Notre Dame High School on Pike St. in Clarksburg as the hotel has not been finished yet.