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WV may miss summer deadline for medical cannabis - WV News

WV may miss summer deadline for medical cannabis  WV News

CLARKSBURG — A state senator from Harrison County said it is unlikely a bill to fix issues with a medical cannabis law will be completed in time to make the.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 5:00 am


West Virginia's Board of Education recommends more funding for teachers - The News Center

West Virginia's Board of Education recommends more funding for teachers  The News Center

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The state's Board of Education is recommending more funding for teachers, counselors and nurses as well as increased funding for ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 3:31 am


Norfolk woman fatally hit by tractor-trailer on West Virginia turnpike - WTKR News 3

Norfolk woman fatally hit by tractor-trailer on West Virginia turnpike  WTKR News 3

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV. – West Virginia State Police are investigating an accident where a woman was fatally hit by a tractor-trailer early Saturday morning.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:28 am


West Virginia, Rhode Island set for defensive showdown - The Dominion Post

West Virginia, Rhode Island set for defensive showdown  The Dominion Post

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — West Virginia will suit up for Sunday's 1 p.m. Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase, at the Mohegan Sun Casino, betting that facing one team ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:02 am


As signing day approaches, West Virginia looks to fill its stockings - West Virginia MetroNews

As signing day approaches, West Virginia looks to fill its stockings  West Virginia MetroNews

In the spirit of the season, we present a signing day poem -- along with a list of expected West Virginia commits, plus some late targets.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:00 am


West Virginia University holds 2018 Winter Commencement ceremony - WBOY.com

West Virginia University holds 2018 Winter Commencement ceremony  WBOY.com

It's the middle of December which means it's time for students to graduate.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:51 pm


West Virginia participates in Wreaths Across America Day - WBOY.com

West Virginia participates in Wreaths Across America Day  WBOY.com

It's always a great day to honor those who have served our country but on Saturday people from across the nation participated in honoring our troops for ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:50 pm


West Virginia women's basketball team routs Eastern Kentucky 78-29 - The Dominion Post

West Virginia women's basketball team routs Eastern Kentucky 78-29  The Dominion Post

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia women's basketball team scored 20 of the game's first 22 points and never looked back in a 78-29 win over Eastern ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:45 pm


Jim Lees: WV needs to stop the bleeding - Charleston Gazette-Mail

Jim Lees: WV needs to stop the bleeding  Charleston Gazette-Mail

I began this dialogue with the people of West Virginia over 20 years ago in a campaign for governor of West Virginia. In 1996, I repeatedly asked citizens a ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 10:45 pm


Free gifts, entertainment and a Christmas message at West Virginia's Centerbranch Church's gift giveaway - WV News

Free gifts, entertainment and a Christmas message at West Virginia's Centerbranch Church's gift giveaway  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Music, entertainment and free toys were enjoyed by many during Centerbranch Church's Christmas gift giveaway at Clarksburg's National ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 10:39 pm


Hoyer says RISE making additional progress - West Virginia MetroNews

Hoyer says RISE making additional progress  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — RISE West Virginia's second stick-built home reconstruction is underway in Nicholas County, according to state Adjutant General Jim ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 10:23 pm


West Virginia University board gives nod to vaping ban - Miami Herald

West Virginia University board gives nod to vaping ban  Miami Herald

West Virginia University's Board of Governors has given initial approval to a ban on using electronic cigarettes on campus.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 9:03 pm


Exporters honored for getting products into new countries - West Virginia MetroNews

Exporters honored for getting products into new countries  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — More than two dozen West Virginia businesses exported their products to a new country for the first time during the past year.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:05 pm


WV's Mount Storm Lake becoming a hotspot for striper fishing - Charleston Gazette-Mail

WV's Mount Storm Lake becoming a hotspot for striper fishing  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Fishing in West Virginia's Mount Storm Lake just grew a little more interesting.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:30 pm


Water Safety Panel Meets Just Days Before Deadline - U.S. News & World Report

Water Safety Panel Meets Just Days Before Deadline  U.S. News & World Report

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A state water safety committee met on Monday for the first time this year, just five days before its recommendations were due to the ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 4:22 pm


Central West Virginia Community Action strives to make clients self sufficient - WV News

Central West Virginia Community Action strives to make clients self sufficient  WV News

Editor's Note: This is one in a series of stories featuring United Way of Harrison County agencies.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 1:00 pm


Shannon Cunningham-Snead of Central West Virginia Community Action speaks about the organization - WV News

Shannon Cunningham-Snead of Central West Virginia Community Action speaks about the organization  WV News

Shannon Cunningham-Snead, executive director of Central West Virginia Community Action, speaks about the organization and how the United Way of Harrison ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 1:00 pm


OVC WOMEN: EKU set to face West Virginia again - Richmond Register

OVC WOMEN: EKU set to face West Virginia again  Richmond Register

The Eastern Kentucky University women's basketball teams will travel to Charleston, W.Va., today to take on the Mountaineers in a neutral-site contest.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:03 am


West Virginia Man Told Police he Sexually Abused a 3-Year-Old by Accident - KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

West Virginia Man Told Police he Sexually Abused a 3-Year-Old by Accident  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — A jury took less than 30 minutes to convict a West Virginia man who told police he sexually abused a 3-year-old girl by accident.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 6:46 am


Enrollment period is coming to an end on West Virginia's insurance exchange - West Virginia MetroNews

Enrollment period is coming to an end on West Virginia's insurance exchange  West Virginia MetroNews

So far, enrollment numbers are off the pace set in 2017.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:26 am


Grant Harman wins Carl Lee Award as top DB in West Virginia - WDVM 25

Grant Harman wins Carl Lee Award as top DB in West Virginia  WDVM 25

Martinsburg senior Grant Harman has won the Carl Lee Award which goes to the top high school defensive back in West Virginia. Harman helped lead the ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:24 am


The Time Duke Almost Canceled A Game At West Virginia - Duke Basketball Report

The Time Duke Almost Canceled A Game At West Virginia  Duke Basketball Report

Here's a minor piece of lagniappe, a story about the time Duke almost blew off a game at West Virginia because travel was so hard. Duke couldn't get out of ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 3:09 am


America's Got Talent winner, West Virginia native to perform in Parkersburg - The News Center

America's Got Talent winner, West Virginia native to perform in Parkersburg  The News Center

Landau Eugene Murphy Jr., who won AGT in 2011, will perform at the Smoot Theatre.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:05 pm


West Virginia University Student Investigated For Border Patrol Halloween Costume - The Daily Wire

West Virginia University Student Investigated For Border Patrol Halloween Costume  The Daily Wire

On Tuesday, in the middle of final exam week, a student from West Virginia University was sent an emailed letter from an assistant dean notifying him that he is ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 10:23 pm


Officers arrest out-of-state hunters for illegal hunting in West Virginia - WHSV

Officers arrest out-of-state hunters for illegal hunting in West Virginia  WHSV

Six people from Georgia and Florida are facing criminal charges after they were found responsible for killing nearly a dozen deer illegally in West Virginia.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:20 pm


Syracuse Football: Camping World Bowl bible for all things West Virginia - Inside the Loud House

Syracuse Football: Camping World Bowl bible for all things West Virginia  Inside the Loud House

The Syracuse football squad is in the Camping World Bowl and will play old Big East Rival West Virginia on Friday December 28th at 5:15 p.m. in Orlando.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 7:19 pm


Jury Convicts West Virginia Man Who Claimed He Accidentally Sexually Abused Toddler - KTLA Los Angeles

Jury Convicts West Virginia Man Who Claimed He Accidentally Sexually Abused Toddler  KTLA Los Angeles

A jury took less than 30 minutes to convict a West Virginia man who told police he sexually abused a 3-year-old girl by accident. Mercer County prosecutor ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:16 pm


Support Labor Notes: A Special Message from West Virginia and Arizona Teachers - Labor Notes

Support Labor Notes: A Special Message from West Virginia and Arizona Teachers  Labor Notes

We made headlines with our spring strike wave... but did you know that Labor Notes played an essential behind-the-scenes role? Two of us are writing to you ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:06 pm


The Shotgun/Throwdown (12/14/18): Syracuse leading West Virginia in Camping World Bowl ticket sales - The Smoking Musket

The Shotgun/Throwdown (12/14/18): Syracuse leading West Virginia in Camping World Bowl ticket sales  The Smoking Musket

Although the Orange have bought more tickets, Mountaineers fans are showing a greater appetite for visiting Orlando than they did for Dallas a year ago.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 3:00 pm


West Virginia man rescued from mine is son of prisoner convicted of multiple mine break-ins - WDBJ7

West Virginia man rescued from mine is son of prisoner convicted of multiple mine break-ins  WDBJ7

Three people are alive and safe after being trapped underground for about four days, but WSAZ has obtained dozens of court records that show at least one of ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 1:28 pm


West Virginia-Syracuse, Washington St.-Iowa St. Among Biggest Bowl Game Betting Line Spread Movement - The Duel

West Virginia-Syracuse, Washington St.-Iowa St. Among Biggest Bowl Game Betting Line Spread Movement  The Duel

The spread in multiple bowl games, including the Camping World Bowl between West Virginia and Syracuse, had a massive line shift leading up to the game.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 8:00 am


4 adults could face felony charges in West Virginia mine case - ABC News

4 adults could face felony charges in West Virginia mine case  ABC News

The four people who illegally entered a West Virginia mine, where they were trapped for days, could face felony charges if investigators determine they had ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:32 am


Seeing Orange: Syracuse leading West Virginia in bowl game sales - West Virginia MetroNews

Seeing Orange: Syracuse leading West Virginia in bowl game sales  West Virginia MetroNews

Syracuse fans are proving more eager for the Camping World Bowl than West Virginia, which is on a two-game skid and playing without Will Grier.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 1:00 am


Martinsburg man charged in shooting of grocery store owner - Herald-Mail Media

Martinsburg man charged in shooting of grocery store owner  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A Martinsburg man was charged Wednesday night with robbery and malicious wounding stemming from the Wednesday afternoon ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 12:00 am


Official: 57 uncounted ballots found in West Virginia county - WHSV

Official: 57 uncounted ballots found in West Virginia county  WHSV

A West Virginia county's officials say 57 uncounted ballots have been found from the 2018 general election, all from one voting machine, so they're preparing to ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 11:38 pm


West Virginia suspects arrested in armed robbery, credit card fraud incident - WDVM 25

West Virginia suspects arrested in armed robbery, credit card fraud incident  WDVM 25

Berkely County Deputies arrested four suspects in connection to an armed robbery. The incident happened last month at a rail station in Linthicum.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:51 pm


3 freed from abandoned West Virginia mine after 5 days - KFOR Oklahoma City

3 freed from abandoned West Virginia mine after 5 days  KFOR Oklahoma City

A group of West Virginians rescued after being trapped for days in an abandoned mine are suspected of entering the mine to steal copper, authorities said ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:03 pm


Court Throws Out Forest Service Approvals for Atlantic Coast Pipeline - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Court Throws Out Forest Service Approvals for Atlantic Coast Pipeline  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

A federal court today ruled the U.S. Forest *Service* improperly granted permits for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline to cross under national forest lands,

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:33 pm


West Virginia mine rescue: 'It's a Christmas blessing' - BBC News

West Virginia mine rescue: 'It's a Christmas blessing'  BBC News

After five days trapped underground in an abandoned mine, the three people were brought to the surface.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:17 pm


Fallout 76: Plunging the depths of West Virginia post-release - SYFY WIRE

Fallout 76: Plunging the depths of West Virginia post-release  SYFY WIRE

Fallout 76 seemed promising in the beginning. Exploring the West Virginia wasteland after leaving the safe, secure Vault 76 in a persistent online world rife with ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:00 pm


Former Penn State commit Isheem Young says he’s set for West Virginia official visit - PennLive

Former Penn State commit Isheem Young says he’s set for West Virginia official visit  PennLive

The Movement running back Isheem Young gains yardage against the Never Fear defense in the second half of the 2018 NFBD All Star football game at the ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 8:16 pm


West Virginia Governor Appoints Lifelong Friend To Replace Convicted Justice - TPM

West Virginia Governor Appoints Lifelong Friend To Replace Convicted Justice  TPM

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A lifelong friend of West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice was appointed to the state Supreme Court on Wednesday to fill the seat of ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 8:07 pm


Pay-For-Prayer Scam Calls Hitting West Virginia - WOWK

Pay-For-Prayer Scam Calls Hitting West Virginia  WOWK

Scam calls where someone solicits a donation in exchange for a prayer are circulating in West Virginia.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 4:23 pm


Two more ski resorts set to open this weekend in West Virginia - West Virginia MetroNews

Two more ski resorts set to open this weekend in West Virginia  West Virginia MetroNews

GHENT, W.Va. — With recent snowfalls in the past few weeks, Tom Wagner, the Executive Vice President of Winterplace Ski Resort, said there is plenty of ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 3:41 pm


The Shotgun/Throwdown (12/13/18): West Virginia Won One of College Football’s Best Games this Season - The Smoking Musket

The Shotgun/Throwdown (12/13/18): West Virginia Won One of College Football’s Best Games this Season  The Smoking Musket

ESPN ranked college football's top 15 games of the season, and WVU was featured in two of the listed games. One of which, in the top three of the ranking, will ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 3:00 pm


West Virginia judge refuses to marry all couples after discrimination warning - WDVM 25

West Virginia judge refuses to marry all couples after discrimination warning  WDVM 25

A West Virginia judge is apparently not performing marriage ceremonies for any couples.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 12:57 am


Legal Recreational Pot in West Virginia? - WOWK

Legal Recreational Pot in West Virginia?  WOWK

It was billed as a symposium on legalizing marijuana, and featured various speakers talking about an increase of illegal activity in places with legal pot such as ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 9:51 pm


Receiver Isaiah Hazel, West Virginia's top-rated recruit, flips to Maryland - West Virginia MetroNews

Receiver Isaiah Hazel, West Virginia's top-rated recruit, flips to Maryland  West Virginia MetroNews

As anticipated, West Virginia's top recruit changed directions after a coaching change at Maryland. The Mountaineers are prepared to handle the defection.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 9:17 pm


A West Virginia Air Guard C-130H Was Responsible For Massive Chaff Cloud Over Midwest - The Drive

A West Virginia Air Guard C-130H Was Responsible For Massive Chaff Cloud Over Midwest  The Drive

The crew released all of the chaff cartridges on board as they returned to base from a training exercise on the West Coast as a safety precaution.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 9:00 pm


Safe rescue complete for 3 missing in West Virginia coal mine - The Charlotte Observer

Safe rescue complete for 3 missing in West Virginia coal mine  The Charlotte Observer

Three people who defied no trespassing signs and entered an abandoned coal mine Saturday have been located alive in an air pocket hundreds of feet under a ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:02 pm


Confederate plaque removed from West Virginia courthouse - WOWK

Confederate plaque removed from West Virginia courthouse  WOWK

A plaque honoring Confederate soldiers has been removed from a West Virginia courthouse.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 5:03 pm


The Shotgun/Throwdown (12/12/18): It’s ‘next man up’ for the West Virginia Mountaineers - The Smoking Musket

The Shotgun/Throwdown (12/12/18): It’s ‘next man up’ for the West Virginia Mountaineers  The Smoking Musket

Welcome, By-Godders, to The Shotgun/Throwdown, WVU's best place for sports links, information, sophomoric humor and daily distractions.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 3:00 pm


West Virginia's first spacecraft to launch Wednesday - WDTV

West Virginia's first spacecraft to launch Wednesday  WDTV

West Virginia's first-ever spacecraft will be launched Wednesday.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:30 pm


West Virginia football player hits pedestrian with car on Oakland Street - West Virginia MetroNews

West Virginia football player hits pedestrian with car on Oakland Street  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A vehicle hit a WVU student Tuesday morning on Oakland Street. Joyelle Williams, 19, of Jessup, Maryland, was struck by Darius ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 10:33 pm


West Virginia U.S. Attorney to Hold Invitation Only Marijuana Symposium - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

West Virginia U.S. Attorney to Hold Invitation Only Marijuana Symposium  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

A federal prosecutor will hold a symposium on marijuana Wednesday in Charleston. The invitation-only event will feature law enforcement officials and.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 8:01 pm


Amtrak collides with tractor trailer in West Virginia - WHSV

Amtrak collides with tractor trailer in West Virginia  WHSV

An Amtrak train on its way from Washington, D.C. to Chicago made an unscheduled three-and-a-half hour stop Monday evening after hitting a truck in West ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 7:02 pm


Man wanted by West Virginia State Police - WDTV

Man wanted by West Virginia State Police  WDTV

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WDTV) -- West Virginia State Police are searching for a man wanted for failing to register for or make changes to the Sex Offender Registry.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:19 pm


Two-sport standout Terence Doston commits to West Virginia - West Virginia MetroNews

Two-sport standout Terence Doston commits to West Virginia  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia added its second verbal commitment Monday when receiver Terence Doston announced his intention. Doston paid a ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:10 am


Amtrak train on way to Chicago strikes vehicle in West Virginia, no injuries reported - WLS-TV

Amtrak train on way to Chicago strikes vehicle in West Virginia, no injuries reported  WLS-TV

An Amtrak train on its way to Chicago from Washington, D.C., was delayed for more than three hours after striking a vehicle in West Virginia, officials said.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 2:36 am


West Virginia PEIA Task Force and state lawmakers meet - WTRF

West Virginia PEIA Task Force and state lawmakers meet  WTRF

After this years teachers strike led to a 5-percent pay raise for all educators and state employees, the Governor also promised to fix and fund the PEIA health ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 2:01 am


West Virginia agency OKS funds for HVAC replacement in Pendleton County - WHSV

West Virginia agency OKS funds for HVAC replacement in Pendleton County  WHSV

The West Virginia School Building Authority has voted to fund more than $72 million in facilities projects statewide.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 11:16 pm


West Virginia agency OKs funds for school building projects - WOWK

West Virginia agency OKs funds for school building projects  WOWK

The West Virginia School Building Authority has voted to fund more than $72 million in facilities projects statewide.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 8:48 pm


Former LSU commit Dreshun Miller flips to West Virginia - West Virginia MetroNews

Former LSU commit Dreshun Miller flips to West Virginia  West Virginia MetroNews

West Virginia landed a commitment from one of the nation's top junior college defensive backs, who had previously been committed to LSU.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 8:38 pm


SBA awards money to schools across West Virginia - WSAZ-TV

SBA awards money to schools across West Virginia  WSAZ-TV

Twenty-seven counties sent in requests for funding for various projects and renovations that totaled $135 million.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 7:23 pm


Audit: $5 million IOU as West Virginia missed FEMA deadlines - WHSV

Audit: $5 million IOU as West Virginia missed FEMA deadlines  WHSV

A state audit says West Virginia's Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management didn't comply with federal regulations, forcing localities to pay ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 6:57 pm


70-year-old West Virginia man found guilty of sexually abusing 8-year-old girl - WOWK

70-year-old West Virginia man found guilty of sexually abusing 8-year-old girl  WOWK

FAIRMONT, WVa. - On December 7, a jury convicted James Hess,70, of Fairmont on 12 counts of sexual abuse in the first degree, and 12 counts of sexual ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 6:46 pm


West Virginia's David Long, David Sills named to AP All-America team - West Virginia MetroNews

West Virginia's David Long, David Sills named to AP All-America team  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Two West Virginia Mountaineers were named to the Associated Press All-America team, which was released on Monday.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 6:31 pm


Do hunters contribute more than $500 million to West Virginia's economy? - PolitiFact

Do hunters contribute more than $500 million to West Virginia's economy?  PolitiFact

In a tweet that preceded West Virginia's buck firearm season, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice encouraged West Virginians to purchase a hunting license. In the ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 5:35 pm


Does W.Va. have the nation's fourth-worst poverty rate? - PolitiFact

Does W.Va. have the nation's fourth-worst poverty rate?  PolitiFact

In a Nov. 8 op-ed in the Charleston Gazette-Mail, Democratic state Sen. Mike Romano expressed concern about the state of the West Virginia economy.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 4:55 pm


Clearing, digging out underway after heavy snow in southeastern West Virginia - West Virginia MetroNews

Clearing, digging out underway after heavy snow in southeastern West Virginia  West Virginia MetroNews

Public schools were closed Monday in ten of the hardest hit counties.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 4:03 pm


West Virginia officials search for 4 in abandoned coal mine - Fox News

West Virginia officials search for 4 in abandoned coal mine  Fox News

Four people who may have entered an abandoned West Virginia coal mine remained missing Monday morning, a day after officials said rescuers began a ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 1:07 pm


Red Cross to give holiday cards to veterans in West Virginia - The News Center

Red Cross to give holiday cards to veterans in West Virginia  The News Center

They'll be distributed to the four Veterans Affairs hospitals in the state and veterans homes in Clarksburg and Barboursville.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 2:11 am


West Virginia elected officials weigh in on women in politics - WTRF

West Virginia elected officials weigh in on women in politics  WTRF

We've seen a national rise to power for women in politics following the midterms elections.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 2:09 am


Don't know Jack? Meet West Virginia's presumptive new quarterback - West Virginia MetroNews

Don't know Jack? Meet West Virginia's presumptive new quarterback  West Virginia MetroNews

West Virginia quarterback Jack Allison hasn't started a game since high school, so we asked his old coach what Mountaineers fans can expect to see from Will ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 2:00 am


West Virginia Division of Highways working around clock to clear interstate - WVNS-TV

West Virginia Division of Highways working around clock to clear interstate  WVNS-TV

Heavy snow fall is bound to keep people off the roads, but for West Virginia Division of Highways driver, Glen Walker, it was a typical workday for him for the past ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 12:11 am


Storm brings heavy snow to southern West Virginia - West Virginia MetroNews

Storm brings heavy snow to southern West Virginia  West Virginia MetroNews

As of Sunday, parts of ten West Virginia counties were under Winter Storm Warnings from the National Weather *Service*.

Published on 9 December 2018 | 4:49 pm


PHOTOS: West Virginia State University commencement - Charleston Gazette-Mail

PHOTOS: West Virginia State University commencement  Charleston Gazette-Mail

More than 185 students took part in commencement ceremonies Saturday at West Virginia State University's Walker Convocation Center, in Institute.

Published on 8 December 2018 | 11:00 pm


West Virginia wins Backyard Brawl with Pitt, 69-59 - Tribune-Review

West Virginia wins Backyard Brawl with Pitt, 69-59  Tribune-Review

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Xavier Johnson wasn't sure if it was his gluteus muscles or his back that hurt after he landed hard on the WVU Coliseum floor ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 7:33 pm


West Virginia quarterback Will Grier to sit out bowl game, prepare for NFL Draft - CBS Sports

West Virginia quarterback Will Grier to sit out bowl game, prepare for NFL Draft  CBS Sports

Will Grier has played his final college game. West Virginia announced Saturday that Grier will sit out of West Virginia's bowl game against Syracuse to prepare ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 3:42 pm


Did West Virginia rank 50th in household income in 2017? Yes - PolitiFact

Did West Virginia rank 50th in household income in 2017? Yes  PolitiFact

In a Nov. 8 op-ed in the Charleston Gazette-Mail, Mike Romano, a Democratic West Virginia state senator, said West Virginia's median household income was ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 4:40 pm


How low does West Virginia rank in teacher pay? - PolitiFact

How low does West Virginia rank in teacher pay?  PolitiFact

Less than a year after West Virginia experienced a major teachers' strike, Republican state Del. Paul Espinosa touted GOP efforts to raise teacher salaries ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 4:39 pm


The West Virginia Speaker of the House Has Conflicts of Interest With the Natural Gas Industry - Pacific Standard

The West Virginia Speaker of the House Has Conflicts of Interest With the Natural Gas Industry  Pacific Standard

Toward the end of this year's legislative session, a little-noticed bill was moving through the West Virginia House of Delegates to limit legal challenges that had ...

Published on 6 December 2018 | 8:00 am


West Virginia ranks in bottom for "Best States for Business" - WTRF

West Virginia ranks in bottom for "Best States for Business"  WTRF

According to a new report by Forbes Magazine, West Virginia is nearly last in the nation for its business climate.

Published on 5 December 2018 | 8:00 am


West Virginia sheriff's deputy suspended after teen beaten - WOWK

West Virginia sheriff's deputy suspended after teen beaten  WOWK

A West Virginia sheriff's deputy has also been suspended over a traffic stop in which the governor says two state police troopers were seen on a dashcam video ...

Published on 4 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Site of 2014 West Virginia Chemical Spill to be Auctioned - WOWK

Site of 2014 West Virginia Chemical Spill to be Auctioned  WOWK

The former site of a company that spilled chemicals into a West Virginia river is going up for auction.

Published on 4 December 2018 | 8:00 am


West Virginia State Police superintendent says in-car camera captures teen being thrown - Herald-Mail Media

West Virginia State Police superintendent says in-car camera captures teen being thrown  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Video footage of a 16-year-old boy's arrest in Berkeley County, W.Va., last month shows the teen being picked up and thrown by ...

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


43 people arrested overnight in West Virginia - Huntington Herald Dispatch

43 people arrested overnight in West Virginia  Huntington Herald Dispatch

BARBOURSVILLE - There were 43 people arrested and booked overnight in West Virginia's Regional Jails.

Published on 2 December 2018 | 8:00 am


West Virginia sent to face old rival Syracuse in Camping World Bowl - West Virginia MetroNews

West Virginia sent to face old rival Syracuse in Camping World Bowl  West Virginia MetroNews

West Virginia will meet up with an old rival in Orlando as it tries to salvage a disappointing end to the 2018 regular season.

Published on 2 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Debate Over Release of West Virginia State Police Arrest Video - WOWK

Debate Over Release of West Virginia State Police Arrest Video  WOWK

Two West Virginia State Troopers remain on leave without pay after accusations of excessive force on a teenage suspect in the eastern panhandle. The 16-year ...

Published on 30 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Two troopers in West Virginia beat a teen suspect, dashcam footage shows - WTRF

Two troopers in West Virginia beat a teen suspect, dashcam footage shows  WTRF

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice issued a statement this afternoon regarding a state trooper incident and a minor that occurred on Monday, November 19.

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


West Virginia again leads nation in drug overdose deaths - WV News

West Virginia again leads nation in drug overdose deaths  WV News

CLARKSBURG — A new federal report indicates West Virginia once again led the nation in drug overdose deaths in 2017.

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


West Virginia mayor urges for LGBTQ protections in city code - WOWK

West Virginia mayor urges for LGBTQ protections in city code  WOWK

A West Virginia mayor is urging officials to add protections for LGBTQ people in his city's code.

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Basketball-Sized Jaw Tumor Found On Skeleton Of 17th Century Woman In West Virginia - Forbes

Basketball-Sized Jaw Tumor Found On Skeleton Of 17th Century Woman In West Virginia  Forbes

The skeleton of a 17th century woman demonstrates that a jaw tumor did not adversely impact her life or death.

Published on 27 November 2018 | 8:00 am


2 officers injured after being assaulted by inmate in West Virginia - WOWK

2 officers injured after being assaulted by inmate in West Virginia  WOWK

Two officers at a prison in West Virginia were injured when they were assaulted by an inmate.

Published on 27 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Remains of WWII soldier from West Virginia identified - WOWK

Remains of WWII soldier from West Virginia identified  WOWK

The remains of a soldier from West Virginia have been identified more than a half-century after he died in World War II.

Published on 27 November 2018 | 8:00 am


West Virginia Names New Chief Technology Officer - Government Technology

West Virginia Names New Chief Technology Officer  Government Technology

West Virginia turned to its own cybersecurity leader to fill the chief technology officer post. Joshua Spence was appointed by Gov. Jim Justice to fill the seat after ...

Published on 27 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Mountie County Challenge: A mission to grow West Virginia - WOWK

Mountie County Challenge: A mission to grow West Virginia  WOWK

In an effort to grow the economy through tourism within the Mountain State, one Charleston-native used his natural given talents to showcase it's beauty and ...

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


West Virginia University settles lawsuit in student's death - The News Center

West Virginia University settles lawsuit in student's death  The News Center

The West Virginia University Board of Governors has settled a lawsuit over a student's 2014 death at a fraternity house for $250000.

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Photo gallery: West Virginia comes up short vs. Oklahoma - West Virginia MetroNews

Photo gallery: West Virginia comes up short vs. Oklahoma  West Virginia MetroNews

Images from Friday night's Big 12 game between No. 6 Oklahoma and No. 13 West Virginia.

Published on 23 November 2018 | 8:00 am








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