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World cornhole championships set for Kentucky in July

January 22, 2017

OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — Cornhole, a game made popular in backyards and at football tailgate parties, is holding its world championships in Kentucky this summer. more »»

Board: Nerve drug part of overdose deaths in West Virginia

January 22, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia Board of Pharmacy report says a prescription drug used to treat nerve pain is contributing to a sharp increase of overdose deaths in the state. more »»

Thousands attend rally in Charleston

January 22, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Supporters of women's rights and social justice gathered in Charleston in solidarity with others following the inauguration of President Donald Trum. more »»

Charleston woman shares her abortion story

January 22, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — It was 1972.

It was the year the first email program was invented, the year the last man walked on the moon.

It was the year before Roe v. more »»

Parents charged after toddler found walking in road alone

January 21, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say the parents of a 23-month old girl are facing neglect charges after their child was found walking alone in a road, wearing only a diape. more »»

Girl Scouts celebrate 100 years of cookies

January 21, 2017

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — It's that time of year again when girls with green sashes go door-to-door to sell cookies, but this year is different. more »»

Roller derby enthusiasts find camaraderie in sport

January 21, 2017

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — When Mindy Parsley was a kid growing up on a farm outside Clarksburg, West Virginia, she spent a lot of time at the local roller rink. more »»

W.Va. left with 1 abortion clinic after facility closes

January 21, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia women are down to one in-state choice if they want an abortion.

The Charleston Gazette-Mail (http://bit. more »»

Bluefield man pleads guilty to murder in 2014 shooting

January 20, 2017

PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — A Bluefield man has pleaded guilty to a charge of first-degree murder with a recommendation of mercy in the 2014 shooting death of his estranged wife. more »»

US rig count jumps 35 this week to 694; Texas up 17

January 20, 2017

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. leaped by 35 this week to 694.

A year ago, 637 rigs were activ. more »»

Funds to train workers in Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia

January 20, 2017

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University is receiving a $1. more »»

West Virginia agency soliciting wildlife art for calendar

January 20, 2017

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Division of Natural Resources has requested original color wildlife paintings for the 2018 edition of its wildlife calendar. more »»

Grant to help Kentucky, West Virginia students study drones

January 19, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — College students in Kentucky and West Virginia who train for the rapidly growing drone industry are getting some financial backing from the Appalachian Regional Commission. more »»

Bishop Donahue High School closing in West Virginia

January 19, 2017

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — The Roman Catholic Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston says it is closing Bishop Donahue High School in McMechen. more »»

Raleigh County schools to cut nearly 100 positions

January 19, 2017

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — The Raleigh County school board is set to cut nearly 100 positions within the school system.

WVVA-TV reports (http://bit. more »»

Appeals court affirms conviction of coal CEO in deadly blast

January 19, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court affirmed the criminal conviction of former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship on Thursday in connection with the deadliest U.S. more »»

Despite West Virginia economic woes, WVU Medicine is booming

January 19, 2017

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — In a state with above-average unemployment, the state's premier hospital system is booming. more »»

West Virginia unemployment rate dips in December

January 19, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell slightly in December to 5.9 percent. more »»


Tuesday Afternoon Sewing Time January 24, 2017

Bring your sewing, knitting, embroidery, even your mending — and let's enjoy each other's company inthe Parlor Room of Trinity Episcopal's Parish House, 1 to 4 p.m. Questions? Call Paula Lelansky at 304-876-2930. more »

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