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West Virginia man gets more than 100 years in home invasion attack - New York Post

West Virginia man gets more than 100 years in home invasion attack  New York Post

West Virginia man Russell Slater has been sentenced to more than 100 years in jail in a home invasion attack.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 8:36 am


ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF WEST VIRGINIA: Deputy Attorney General recognizes district employees - West Virginia Record

ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF WEST VIRGINIA: Deputy Attorney General recognizes district employees  West Virginia Record

Administrative Officer Fawn Thomas, Reentry Coordinator Ashley Lough, and Litigation Support Specialist Tracie Weaver of the U.S. Attorney's Office in the ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 6:00 am


Power outages, storm damage reports following severe storms across West Virginia - WDTV

Power outages, storm damage reports following severe storms across West Virginia  WDTV

CHARLESTON, W.Va (WDTV) -- A line of strong to severe storms moved through portions of West Virginia Monday, leaving a path of damage to be surveyed ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 4:12 am


UTC add West Virginia transfer Trey Doomes - Chattanooga Times Free Press

UTC add West Virginia transfer Trey Doomes  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The retooling of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball roster continued Monday with the announced transfer of former West Virginia ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 3:10 am


WVU Gains Commit From Juco Lineman – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage - Blue Gold News

WVU Gains Commit From Juco Lineman – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage  Blue Gold News

The commitments just keep coming for Neal Brown's Mountaineer football program, who on Monday picked up their seventh verbal in the past eight days.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 1:46 am


Manasa, Mottice spur Greensboro to 7-3 win over West Virginia - Centre Daily Times

Manasa, Mottice spur Greensboro to 7-3 win over West Virginia  Centre Daily Times

Manasa, Mottice highlight 7-3 Greensboro win over West Virginia.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 1:41 am


South Atlantic League: Power drops series opener to Greensboro - Charleston Gazette-Mail

South Atlantic League: Power drops series opener to Greensboro  Charleston Gazette-Mail

West Virginia Power All-Star pitcher Clay Chandler got an unceremonious greeting by the Greensboro Grasshoppers on Monday night, giving up five runs in the ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 1:38 am


Appalachian Mountains: A Story Of Their Own - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Appalachian Mountains: A Story Of Their Own  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Our most recent Wild Wondering West Virginia question came from Wheeling resident Brian Joseph. He wanted to know about the Appalachian Mountains and ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 1:22 am


Martinsburg property owner aims to restore sign - Herald-Mail Media

Martinsburg property owner aims to restore sign  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A downtown Martinsburg building owner is aiming to eventually repaint a sign for a city clothier that closed more than 50 years ago.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 1:15 am


Severe storms, cause damage, power outages in Kanawha Valley - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Severe storms, cause damage, power outages in Kanawha Valley - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A line of severe thunderstorms knocked down trees and power for residents living across West Virginia on Monday with Kanawha ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:57 am


West Virginia Senate passes GOP charter school bill - WTOP

West Virginia Senate passes GOP charter school bill  WTOP

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Senate passed a sweeping GOP education bill Monday that would allow the state's first charter schools, a move ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:49 am


West Virginia GOP chair praises state lawmaker's op-ed on 'shame of LGBTQ Pride' | TheHill - The Hill

West Virginia GOP chair praises state lawmaker's op-ed on 'shame of LGBTQ Pride' | TheHill  The Hill

West Virginia Republican Party Chairwoman Melody Potter on Sunday praised an op-ed by a GOP state senator that condemned the LGBTQ movement, saying ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:34 am


West Virginia airports receive millions in FAA grants - WSAZ-TV

West Virginia airports receive millions in FAA grants  WSAZ-TV

The airports in Beckley and Huntington have received more than $4 million in funding.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:19 pm


West Virginia highway worker hit in crash just a month after starting job - WHSV

West Virginia highway worker hit in crash just a month after starting job  WHSV

Late Monday morning, a West Virginia Division of Highways worker was among three people injured in a crash in a construction zone.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:10 pm


DOH worker in serious condition following vehicle accident in Wayne County - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

DOH worker in serious condition following vehicle accident in Wayne County - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

FORT GAY, W.Va. — A West Virginia Division of Highways worker is among those injured in a vehicle accident in Wayne County on Monday. The accident ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:02 pm


West Virginia Supreme Court releases videos about domestic violence process - WOWK 13 News

West Virginia Supreme Court releases videos about domestic violence process  WOWK 13 News

The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals announced a series of videos on their YouTube page that will explain the domestic violence petition process.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:50 pm


Former WVU tailback Kerry Marbury dead at 67 - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Former WVU tailback Kerry Marbury dead at 67 - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Kerry Marbury, a former West Virginia University football standout considered among the top prep players in state history, has died at ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:35 pm


West Virginia woman says Planet Fitness worker spied on her - Kansas City Star

West Virginia woman says Planet Fitness worker spied on her  Kansas City Star

Police in West Virginia are investigating a report that a health club employee spied on a gym member who was using a tanning booth, possibly with a recording ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:15 pm


Rural Homelessness, Made Worse By Opioid Crisis, Presents Special Challenges - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Rural Homelessness, Made Worse By Opioid Crisis, Presents Special Challenges  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Charles “Country” Bowers takes long, quick strides down a worn dirt path and is soon in front of a thicket of bushes made deep and tall by spring rains. He.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:58 pm


Capital High School teacher named West Virginia History Teacher of the Year - WVAH

Capital High School teacher named West Virginia History Teacher of the Year  WVAH

A Capital High School teacher has been named the 2019 West Virginia History Teacher of the Year. Matthew Cox was selected for the award, which is ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:24 pm


2019 Week-by-Week high school football schedule - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

2019 Week-by-Week high school football schedule - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — 115 teams will take the field for the 2019 West Virginia high school football season, starting on August 26th. Listed below is the ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:31 pm


More than 2 dozen counties under severe thundestorm watch - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

More than 2 dozen counties under severe thundestorm watch - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The National Weather *Service* has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for more than two dozen West Virginia counties until Monday ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:29 pm


WVU Notebook: Sad News And Other Happenings – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage - Blue Gold News

WVU Notebook: Sad News And Other Happenings – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage  Blue Gold News

Sad news is filtering out of Marion County that former Mountaineer running back Kerry Marbury has passed away. The 67-year-old Monongah, West Virginia, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:27 pm


Morgantown throws a birthday party for West Virginia - WDTV

Morgantown throws a birthday party for West Virginia  WDTV

This is the first 'birthday party' Morgantown has held for the state in over ten years.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:43 pm


Reflections on 'Who's Who in West Virginia Business' - WV News

Reflections on 'Who's Who in West Virginia Business'  WV News

We get to hear about that “fire in the belly” the winners possess – and the blood, sweat and tears they've shed along the way.”

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:00 pm


Altria seeks to dismiss lawsuit about cigarette additives - West Virginia Record

Altria seeks to dismiss lawsuit about cigarette additives  West Virginia Record

ELKINS — Altria Group filed a motion to dismiss in a lawsuit alleging it negligently used additives in its cigarettes.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:37 pm


Berger approves plan for Justice sanction payments - West Virginia Record

Berger approves plan for Justice sanction payments  West Virginia Record

BECKLEY — Federal Judge Irene Berger issued an order approving Justice Energy's plan to repay $1.23 million in sanctions by the federal government in a ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:30 pm


Wheeling Hospital lawsuit transferred to West Virginia federal court - West Virginia Record

Wheeling Hospital lawsuit transferred to West Virginia federal court  West Virginia Record

WHEELING — A Pennsylvania federal judge granted a request to transfer a case filed against Wheeling Hospital from the U.S. District Court for the Western ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:30 pm


West Virginia judge denies reduced sentence in elder abuse death case - WOWK 13 News

West Virginia judge denies reduced sentence in elder abuse death case  WOWK 13 News

A West Virginia judge has doubled down on the 40-year sentence he gave a man in the fatal beating of an incapacitated 73-year-old man who was under his ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:26 pm


Lawsuit accusing company of man's death has venue change - West Virginia Record

Lawsuit accusing company of man's death has venue change  West Virginia Record

CLARKSBURG —A lawsuit filed against Environmental Reclamation Solutions for a Harrison County man's death was transferred from the federal court in ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:24 pm


Keep Kids Safe During Summer Break West Virginia Poison Center Experts Give Tips for a Safe Summer - Record Delta

Keep Kids Safe During Summer Break West Virginia Poison Center Experts Give Tips for a Safe Summer  Record Delta

Schools out! This means a change in family schedules and daily routines. Children may be at home more, where they find things that could be poisonous.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:44 pm


West Virginia VOAD continues work three years after devastating 2016 flood - WVAH

West Virginia VOAD continues work three years after devastating 2016 flood  WVAH

Since the deadly floodwaters ravaged West Virginia three years ago, the state has been trying to recover from the disaster. As we've constantly reported since ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:51 pm


A great opportunity for West Virginia | Opinion - WV News

A great opportunity for West Virginia | Opinion  WV News

So often, West Virginia stands at a crossroads. Past and future. Opportunity and struggle. One step forward, two steps back.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:30 pm


June 24, 1934: Businessman, State Founder Granville Davisson Hall Dies at 96 - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

June 24, 1934: Businessman, State Founder Granville Davisson Hall Dies at 96  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

On June 24, 1934, businessman and state founder Granville Davisson Hall died at age 96. Growing up in Harrison County, he learned the technique of.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:22 am


Crystal Awards gala celebrates West Virginia's top marketing professionals - WV News

Crystal Awards gala celebrates West Virginia's top marketing professionals  WV News

MORGANTOWN — The Public Relations Society of America West Virginia recently celebrated the work and accomplishments of the Mountain State's marketing ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:03 am


Defensive end commit Aaron Lewis flips from West Virginia to Michigan - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Defensive end commit Aaron Lewis flips from West Virginia to Michigan - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Just a week after lobbying other players to join him at West Virginia, a New Jersey defensive end prospect flipped his commitment to Michigan.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:51 am


Two men from West Virginia drown in separate Panama City incidents - WSAZ-TV

Two men from West Virginia drown in separate Panama City incidents  WSAZ-TV

Panama City police say first responders located Jeffrey Simms, and Jess Spaulding, both from West Virginia drowned in separate incidents.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:40 am


Boston Celtics to Hire Former West Virginia Guard Joe Mazzulla - The Smoking Musket

Boston Celtics to Hire Former West Virginia Guard Joe Mazzulla  The Smoking Musket

Joe Mazzulla, who played for the West Virginia Mountaineers from 2007 - 2011 and was part of the magical Final Four run in 2009-2010 season when the ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:05 am


Bill to address housing contracts raises questions - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Bill to address housing contracts raises questions - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Measure discussed but gained no traction in special session.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:01 am


West Virginia makes cut for top 2020 running back - DubVNation.com

West Virginia makes cut for top 2020 running back  DubVNation.com

The Mountaineers have received a boatload of good news on the recruiting trail as of late and now, 2020 running back Lamy Constant (Brooklyn, NY) has added ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:51 am


DE Lewis details flip from West Virginia to Michigan - 247Sports

DE Lewis details flip from West Virginia to Michigan  247Sports

Aaron Lewis breaks down his decision to flip his commitment from West Virginia to Michigan.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 9:09 pm


'He hurt people': West Virginia's long-faithful Catholics grapple with news of bishop's misconduct - Charleston Gazette-Mail

'He hurt people': West Virginia's long-faithful Catholics grapple with news of bishop's misconduct  Charleston Gazette-Mail

MARTINSBURG — Nancy Ostrowski knows this state. And she thought she knew her bishop.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 7:30 pm


On flood's 3rd anniversary, 51 homes are complete under RISE West Virginia - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

On flood's 3rd anniversary, 51 homes are complete under RISE West Virginia - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — On the third anniversary of West Virginia's catastrophic flood of 2016, the RISE disaster relief program has completed 51 homes.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 7:02 pm


State Department of Education holding training for National Board Certification - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

State Department of Education holding training for National Board Certification - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

The first was held this week at the Bridgeport Conference Center at Charles Pointe.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 7:00 pm


Methamphetamine most problematic drug ensnaring Northern West Virginia, officials say - WV News

Methamphetamine most problematic drug ensnaring Northern West Virginia, officials say  WV News

CLARKSBURG — For years, illegal drugs have been a prevalent issue across the Mountain State, and methamphetamine specifically has become the most ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 6:00 pm


West Virginia basketball target makes decision - DubVNation.com

West Virginia basketball target makes decision  DubVNation.com

With the avalanche of football recruiting going on, we head over to the basketball side of things as Mountaineer head coach Bob Huggins is still attempting to.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 5:20 pm


How pride celebrations have evolved in West Virginia - Charleston Gazette-Mail

How pride celebrations have evolved in West Virginia  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Charleston's LGBTQ pride parade started in 1997 as a modest gathering of a few hundred people on the state Capitol steps. It was the only such celebration in ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 5:17 pm


West Virginia Hospital Association getting ready for 2020 legislative session - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

West Virginia Hospital Association getting ready for 2020 legislative session - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — As the West Virginia Legislature continues its special session on education policy, the West Virginia Hospital Association is already ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 1:30 pm


New survey finds roads, education top issues West Virginians most concerned about - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

New survey finds roads, education top issues West Virginians most concerned about - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

A recent poll sponsored by the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce is providing insight on the issues most concerning West Virginians.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 1:11 pm


Health Officials: West Virginia HIV Cluster Continues To Grow - CBS Pittsburgh

Health Officials: West Virginia HIV Cluster Continues To Grow  CBS Pittsburgh

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia health officials say the number of HIV cases in Cabell County has risen to 53. The Herald-Dispatch reports the total ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 12:23 pm


Junior College Safety Noah Guzman Confirms WVU Commitment – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage - Blue Gold News

Junior College Safety Noah Guzman Confirms WVU Commitment – WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage  Blue Gold News

Junior college safety Noah Guzman has confirmed to BlueGoldNews.com that he is the latest commitment to the West Virginia football program, and will be ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 12:13 pm


Three years later, witnesses to West Virginia flood reflect on devastation - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Three years later, witnesses to West Virginia flood reflect on devastation - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

The Flood of 2016 hit parts of central and southeastern West Virginia on June 23, 2016.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:05 am


West Virginia University at Parkersburg offers experiential learning program - Parkersburg News

West Virginia University at Parkersburg offers experiential learning program  Parkersburg News

PARKERSBURG — West Virginia University at Parkersburg is offering a new experiential learning program for students. The program officially kicks off this.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:01 am


MSHA report delves into death of West Virginia miner - WHSV

MSHA report delves into death of West Virginia miner  WHSV

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Mine-safety regulators say a West Virginia mining death occurred because the mine operator didn't identify the place where the ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 11:17 pm


In wake of West Virginia Day celebrations, what is your favorite part of West Virginia culture? - Beckley Register-Herald

In wake of West Virginia Day celebrations, what is your favorite part of West Virginia culture?  Beckley Register-Herald

Do you enjoy whitewater rafting, hiking biking, pepperoni rolls, visiting our state and national parks or exploring West Virginia lore and legends, such as the ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 10:10 pm


First ever West Virginia Food & Craft Beverage Festival a success - WVVA TV

First ever West Virginia Food & Craft Beverage Festival a success  WVVA TV

(RALEIGH COUNTY) The 1st annual Food and Craft Beverage Festival was inspired to help showcase products produced in the mountain state. "It's always ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 8:50 pm


HIV cluster rises to 53 cases in West Virginia county - WOWK 13 News

HIV cluster rises to 53 cases in West Virginia county  WOWK 13 News

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia health officials say the number of HIV cases in Cabell County has risen to 53. The Herald-Dispatch reports the total ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 7:30 pm


Four-star New Jersey lineman Chris Mayo commits to West Virginia - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Four-star New Jersey lineman Chris Mayo commits to West Virginia - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia's future offensive line will come with a generous portion of Mayo. Chris Mayo, a four-star offensive lineman from ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 6:38 pm


Wheeling set to celebrate historic Suspension Bridge's 170th birthday - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Wheeling set to celebrate historic Suspension Bridge's 170th birthday - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

WHEELING, W.Va. — The “Original Gateway to the West” will be celebrated in the Friendly City on Saturday. Wheeling's Suspension Bridge, a National Historic ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 7:00 am


West Virginia University Extends President's Contract | News, Sports, Jobs - Wheeling Intelligencer

West Virginia University Extends President's Contract | News, Sports, Jobs  Wheeling Intelligencer

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — Gordon Gee is staying on as president of West Virginia University. The college on Friday announced its governing board has extended ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 4:09 am


West Virginia Open: Dransfeld and other youngsters still chasing Bradshaw - Charleston Gazette-Mail

West Virginia Open: Dransfeld and other youngsters still chasing Bradshaw  Charleston Gazette-Mail

VIENNA — As West Virginia Open wins have added up, so has David Bradshaw's age, and with that has come maturity and a bit of a new role within the.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 9:15 pm


West Virginia Open: David Bradshaw cruises to 11th championship - Charleston Gazette-Mail

West Virginia Open: David Bradshaw cruises to 11th championship  Charleston Gazette-Mail

VIENNA — Over the course of three days at Parkersburg Country Club, David Bradshaw had more than enough to top the field — and, maybe more impressively ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 8:46 pm


West Virginia offers Belle Vernon kicker Cameron Guess - TribLIVE High School Sports Network

West Virginia offers Belle Vernon kicker Cameron Guess  TribLIVE High School Sports Network

Once rated the No. 1 punter in the nation by Kohl's Kicking Camps, Cameron Guess of Belle Vernon anticipated scholarship offers to trickle in during the summer ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 7:18 pm


Sagaba Konate Made the Right Choice for Himself and West Virginia - The Smoking Musket

Sagaba Konate Made the Right Choice for Himself and West Virginia  The Smoking Musket

While his decision wasn't exactly popular with some Mountaineer fans, Konate did what was right for himself and the future of the West Virginia basketball ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 6:00 pm


West Virginia jobless rate lowest in a decade - WHSV

West Virginia jobless rate lowest in a decade  WHSV

West Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dipped one-tenth of a percentage point to 4.8% in May.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 3:36 pm


Republicans, Trump Jr. signal support for embattled West Virginia governor | TheHill - The Hill

Republicans, Trump Jr. signal support for embattled West Virginia governor | TheHill  The Hill

The Republican Governors Association (RGA) held a fundraiser for West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice (R) on Thursday as the embattled governor faces calls from ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 2:43 pm


West Virginia is still waiting on a game-changing $84 billion investment from China that was promised in 2017 - CNBC

West Virginia is still waiting on a game-changing $84 billion investment from China that was promised in 2017  CNBC

CNBC interviewed dozens of local executives, state officials and federal lawmakers about where the deal stands. What emerges is a picture of a proposal hastily ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 10:00 am


Miss West Virginia shows campers with heart conditions that she's just like them - GMA

Miss West Virginia shows campers with heart conditions that she's just like them  GMA

Miss West Virginia shows campers that her heart condition didn't stop her.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 8:26 am


WVWC announces winner of West Virginia Scholar program | News, Sports, Jobs - The Inter-Mountain

WVWC announces winner of West Virginia Scholar program | News, Sports, Jobs  The Inter-Mountain

BUCKHANNON — One of the largest applicant pools for the West Virginia Scholar program in its 12-year history about 100 applicants led to some tough ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 5:45 am


Hundreds attended the 11th annual Taste of West Virginia event - WDTV

Hundreds attended the 11th annual Taste of West Virginia event  WDTV

19 restaurants from the region participated and cooked unique cuisine for a chance to win one of eight awards.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 3:50 am


West Virginia Football Recruiting: 3-Star In-State Target Commits to the Mountaineers - The Smoking Musket

West Virginia Football Recruiting: 3-Star In-State Target Commits to the Mountaineers  The Smoking Musket

Neal Brown's commitment to keeping in-state talent at home appears to be paying off. Zach Frazier, a 6'3”, 277lb lineman from Fairmont, gave his commitment to ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:22 pm


West Virginia Open: David Bradshaw stretches lead to 9 strokes - Charleston Gazette-Mail

West Virginia Open: David Bradshaw stretches lead to 9 strokes  Charleston Gazette-Mail

VIENNA -- Tougher flag placements and stouter winds -- same result for David Bradshaw.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 10:25 pm


Blennerhassett Island hosts celebration honoring West Virginia's 156th birthday - WTAP-TV

Blennerhassett Island hosts celebration honoring West Virginia's 156th birthday  WTAP-TV

Several dozen people gathered at the Blennerhassett Island Museum in Parkersburg Thursday afternoon to celebrate the 156th anniversary of West Virginia's ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 6:59 pm


Educators, legislators react to passing of House omnibus education bill - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Educators, legislators react to passing of House omnibus education bill - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Educators and school *service* personnel throughout the Mountain State are grieving this West Virginia Day, rather than celebrating the state's history and ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 6:16 pm


West Virginia boy greets trash collectors every Thursday morning - WLOS

West Virginia boy greets trash collectors every Thursday morning  WLOS

CROSS LANES, W. Va. (WCHS/WVAH) - It's a thankless but necessary job: our trash collectors work early hours, and they don't always work in ideal conditions, ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 5:40 pm


10 Things to Know About West Virginia - U.S. News & World Report

10 Things to Know About West Virginia  U.S. News & World Report

1. Admitted to the Union on June 20, 1863, by then-President Abraham Lincoln as the 35th state, West Virginia is the only state created by breaking away a ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 10:01 am


Happy Birthday, West Virginia! - Beckley Register-Herald

Happy Birthday, West Virginia!  Beckley Register-Herald

West Virginia became the 35th state June 20, 1863, when it split from Virginia – 156 years ago. ¶ Unofficial celebrations were held across the state for the next ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:15 am


West Virginia: 156 bruising years - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

West Virginia: 156 bruising years - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

According to John G. Morgan in his book West Virginia Governors, “The historic morning of June 20, 1863, the official birthday of the 35th state, was cloudy with ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 4:13 am


West Virginia House Passes Controversial Omnibus After Hours of Debate Over Charter Schools - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

West Virginia House Passes Controversial Omnibus After Hours of Debate Over Charter Schools  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Updated Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019 at 11:40 p.m. The West Virginia House of Delegates has passed its version of a long, sweeping and controversial education.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 4:03 am


Former West Virginia safety Derrek Pitts enrolls at Marshall - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Former West Virginia safety Derrek Pitts enrolls at Marshall - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Two weeks after entering the NCAA transfer portal, former West Virginia defensive back Derrek Pitts has enrolled at Marshall. Thundering Herd athletics director ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 7:36 pm


West Virginia editorial roundup - Raleigh News & Observer

West Virginia editorial roundup  Raleigh News & Observer

Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: June 19. The Parkersburg News and Sentinel on West Virginia's poor performance in child wellbeing in a new ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 6:59 pm


Human remains discovered on West Virginia mountain - WOWK

Human remains discovered on West Virginia mountain  WOWK

A West Virginia sheriff's office has recovered human remains on a mountain.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 3:12 pm


How West Virginia became West Virginia | Mountain State Morning - Charleston Gazette-Mail

How West Virginia became West Virginia | Mountain State Morning  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Tomorrow is West Virginia Day — the anniversary of West Virginia's birth as a state in 1863. Today, we tell you the story of West Virginia's journey to statehood.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 9:00 am


Best cities to live in West Virginia - WBOY.com

Best cities to live in West Virginia  WBOY.com

These cities were ranked the top five best places to live in West Virginia.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 10:19 pm


David Bradshaw begins quest for 11th West Virginia Open title - Charleston Gazette-Mail

David Bradshaw begins quest for 11th West Virginia Open title  Charleston Gazette-Mail

The 86th West Virginia Open will return to Parkersburg Country Club for the sixth time, with the event's most recent visit coming in 2013.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 7:30 pm


BREAKING: European CB Commits to West Virginia - 247Sports

BREAKING: European CB Commits to West Virginia  247Sports

West Virginia has picked up another commitment today, this one from all the way across the pond. 2020 cornerback Jairo Faverus pledged to the Mountaineers, ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 6:45 pm


The Battle Between West Virginia Teachers and Republicans Is About to Get Ugly - VICE

The Battle Between West Virginia Teachers and Republicans Is About to Get Ugly  VICE

West Virginia public school teachers and the state's Republican legislators are once again on a collision course over charter schools. And things could get ugly.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 6:11 pm


Morgantown streets to close this weekend for the West Virginia Birthday Party - WDTV

Morgantown streets to close this weekend for the West Virginia Birthday Party  WDTV

The West Virginia Birthday Party takes place from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. on High Street.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 3:56 pm


Trump tweet stirs up West Virginia special session - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Trump tweet stirs up West Virginia special session - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — President Donald Trump has weighed in on West Virginia's debate over education betterment, although it's unclear what effect it will ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 12:47 am


West Virginia's Supreme Court Sends Mixed Messages in Cases Pitting Landowners Against Natural Gas Companies - Pacific Standard

West Virginia's Supreme Court Sends Mixed Messages in Cases Pitting Landowners Against Natural Gas Companies  Pacific Standard

A week after the West Virginia Supreme Court unanimously upheld the property rights of landowners battling one natural gas giant, the same court tossed out a ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 9:00 pm


West Virginia woman killed in Virginia car crash - WTAP-TV

West Virginia woman killed in Virginia car crash  WTAP-TV

A woman from West Virginia was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Bergton on Sunday morning, according to Virginia State Police.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:29 pm


The West Virginia Senate Goes To War With Teachers, Again - HuffPost

The West Virginia Senate Goes To War With Teachers, Again  HuffPost

West Virginia teachers went on strike in February to protest a bill that would open up the state to charter schools and help students pay for alternatives the public ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:46 pm


Thrasher: West Virginia needs a 'full-time' governor - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Thrasher: West Virginia needs a 'full-time' governor - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Republican candidate Woody Thrasher is promoting himself to be a “full-time governor” should he win the 2020 race.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


West Virginia governor responds to Bloomberg's pledge to help shut down coal plants - WSAZ-TV

West Virginia governor responds to Bloomberg's pledge to help shut down coal plants  WSAZ-TV

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice is firing back after former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg recently pledged $500 million to an initiative to close off ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Over-the-counter birth control coming to West Virginia - WSAZ-TV

Over-the-counter birth control coming to West Virginia  WSAZ-TV

House Bill 2583 passed and went into effect in West Virginia last week. The bill is referred to as the 'Family Planning Access Act.'

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Transfer portal phenomenon hardly unique to West Virginia - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Transfer portal phenomenon hardly unique to West Virginia - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Last week alone, the NCAA transfer portal seemed to surpass the PRT as the preferred method of transport to and from West ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Insulation plant divides community in West Virginia - Washington Post

Insulation plant divides community in West Virginia  Washington Post

RANSON, W.Va. — A citizens' uprising over the arrival of a heavy-manufacturing plant that will bring 150 well-paying jobs has upended this tranquil mountain ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Missing West Virginia girl located - WHSV

Missing West Virginia girl located  WHSV

Investigators were looking for a missing 14-year-old girl who they say could be with an uncle in Virginia, the Fayette County Sheriff's Department says.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Free fishing this weekend in West Virginia - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews

Free fishing this weekend in West Virginia - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

It's a great time to give fishing a try if you've never been, to reintroduce yourself with fishing if you haven't been in a while, or to take your kids fishing...no license ...

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Rare Earth Elements could be big business for West Virginia - WOWK

Rare Earth Elements could be big business for West Virginia  WOWK

West Virginia may be about to land a huge new windfall, from the coal industry. When coal is extracted, the waste product known as acid mine drainage can be ...

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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