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Storm could be winter's last big one but some want more

March 4, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A storm stretching from northern Texas to southern New England is set to bring what could be winter's last significant snowfall for the East Coast. more »»

 
 
 
Rain-swollen river washes away temporary causeway in W.Va.

March 4, 2015

LYBURN, W.Va. (AP) — The rain-swollen Guyandotte River has washed away a temporary causeway in Logan County. more »»

West Virginia editorial roundup

March 4, 2015

Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers:

March 4

Charleston (West Virginia) Daily Mail on Tomblin's veto:

Three times, Earl Ray Tomblin has taken the oath of office of... more »»

Winter's last hurrah? Storm could be season's last big snow

March 4, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A storm stretching from northern Texas to southern New England is set to bring what could be winter's last significant snowfall for the East Coast. more »»

Sen. Schumer: Set strict limit on volatility of railcar oil

March 4, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Sen. more »»

W.Va. dog breeder pleads guilty to animal cruelty charges

March 4, 2015

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia dog breeder has been barred from working with animals after pleading guilty to animal cruelty charge. more »»

Williamson Memorial Hospital to stop delivering babies

March 4, 2015

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. (AP) — Williamson Memorial Hospital has decided to stop delivering babies.

Effective April 1, the hospital will no longer provide labor and delivery services. more »»

W.Va. House votes to override 20-week abortion ban veto

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The House of Delegates has overridden a veto of an abortion ban 20 weeks after conception.

The House voted 77-16 on the override Wednesday. more »»

Flood warnings issued throughout West Virginia

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Flood warnings have been issued as heavy rains move through West Virginia before giving way to significant snowfall. more »»

WVa push to drug test welfare recipients dead in Legislature

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A push to drug test some welfare recipients is dead in the West Virginia Legislature.

On Wednesday, Republican bill sponsor Del. more »»

Truck runs into store to avoid pedestrian after brakes fail

March 4, 2015

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — Fairmont police say a motorist drove a pickup truck into a liquor store to avoid a pedestrian after the vehicle's brakes failed.

Sgt. more »»

Beckley historic district, 2 other sites on endangered list

March 4, 2015

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — Beckley's historic district and two other sites are on the Preservation Alliance of West Virginia's latest endangered properties list. more »»

W.Va. officials say state faces deficit of up to $80 million

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State officials say West Virginia could end the fiscal year $60 million to $80 million in the red.

February revenue collections were about $5. more »»

W.Va. gov signs bill letting lawmakers OK state carbon plan

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has signed a bill letting lawmakers approve state plans to meet proposed federal carbon emission standards. more »»

Uber, campaign finance on tap in W.Va. Legislature

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia lawmakers are trying to keep alive pushes to bring Uber ridesharing to the state and overhaul the campaign finance system. more »»

WVU students to promote research funding at Capitol

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — More than 50 West Virginia University undergraduates are heading to the Capitol to promote research funding. more »»

Water monitoring group seeking West Virginia volunteers

March 4, 2015

ELKINS, W.Va. (AP) — A water monitoring project developed by Trout Unlimited is seeking volunteers to monitor West Virginia streams. more »»

West Virginia DNR wildlife chief steps down

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Curtis Taylor has stepped down as the Division of Natural Resources' wildlife chief.

The Charleston Gazette (http://bit.ly/1Gh4dGb) reports Taylor retired Monda. more »»

Appalachian Power outage alerts keep customers informed

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — With some weather extremes in the forecast, Appalachian Power is rolling out a new alert system for customers. more »»

Welfare drug tests, Uber, campaign finance on tap in W.Va.

March 4, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia lawmakers are trying to keep alive pushes to drug test welfare recipients, bring Uber ridesharing to the state and overhaul the campaign finance system. more »»

W.Va. governor puts state on alert to severe weather

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is putting state resources at the ready ahead of potentially severe weather. more »»

 
 

Bridge group to meet every Wednesday March 4, 2015

Beginning and intermediate Bridge players are invited to join an informal group meeting every Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Trinity Episcopal Church. All are welcome and walk-ins are encouraged. For more information, contact 876-2661 or 876-0751. more »

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