Independence High names new head coach - WVVA TV Bluefield Beckley WV News, Weather and Sports

Independence High names new head coach

Posted:

INDEPENDENCE (WVVA) - With high school football kicking off in less than two weeks, Independence High School has a little less to worry about.

The Patriots have announced that Chris Vicars will be on the sidelines this season.

Vicars is third head coach in a tumultuous offseason for the Patriots.

Scott Cuthbert retired in January, then his replacement Chuck Cooper was suspended after allegations involving inappropriate texts with a student.

  • SPORTSMore>>

  • Cato Looking For Big Year In 2014

    Cato Looking For Big Year In 2014

    Bluefield, WVWVVA-TVMarshall QB Rakeem Cato has gone through a lot in his life before he made the trek to Huntington. The Miami native is on the verge of another record breaking season. Expectations are high for him and his team, but his focus is on one day at a time. A.J. Good has more.More >>
    Bluefield, WVWVVA-TVMarshall QB Rakeem Cato has gone through a lot in his life before he made the trek to Huntington. The Miami native is on the verge of another record breaking season. Expectations are high for him and his team, but his focus is on one day at a time. A.J. Good has more.More >>
  • Countdown To Friday Night: Bland Co

    Countdown To Friday Night: Bland Co

    Bluefield, WVWVVA-TVBland Co went 0-10 in 2013. Certainly not the mark the Bears were expecting. But, 2014 is a new year, and this veteran team looks to make a splash and win some games. A.J. Good has more.More >>
    Bluefield, WVWVVA-TVBland Co went 0-10 in 2013. Certainly not the mark the Bears were expecting. But, 2014 is a new year, and this veteran team looks to make a splash and win some games. A.J. Good has more.More >>
  • Countdown To Friday Night: Montcalm

    Countdown To Friday Night: Montcalm

    Bluefield, WVWVVA-TVMontcalm is a small school with a small roster, but don't let that fool you. The Generals are full of fight and experience. Though several freshman will be forced to play, Montcalm could be poised for a big 2014. A.J. Good has more.More >>
    Bluefield, WVWVVA-TVMontcalm is a small school with a small roster, but don't let that fool you. The Generals are full of fight and experience. Though several freshman will be forced to play, Montcalm could be poised for a big 2014. A.J. Good has more.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WVVA.
All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Audrey Sluss at (304) 324-0659. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.