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W.Va. Senate OKs bill to scale back law after chemical spill

February 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State senators have approved a push to scale back a wide-ranging law safeguarding against chemical spills from aboveground tanks. more »»

3 new cases of chronic wasting disease detected in Va. deer

February 28, 2015

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia game department officials say three new cases of chronic wasting disease were detected in white-tailed deer in northwestern Virginia during the 2014 hunting season. more »»

Soil disposal work continues at W.Va. train derailment site

February 28, 2015

MOUNT CARBON, W.Va. (AP) — Response teams are continuing to restore the environment around a fiery train car derailment in southern West Virgini. more »»

Some church properties eligible for preservation grants

February 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia church properties listed in the National Register of Historic Places have until the end of March to apply for state historic preservation development grants. more »»

Weather service says potential flooding possible in W.Va.

February 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The National Weather Service says there's a potential for flooding in the upcoming week in West Virgini. more »»

W.Va. sculptor finds inspiration in Old Man Winter

February 28, 2015

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Spend some time with local artist and veteran Robert Frazier, and you may feel different about the creative powers of Old Man Winter. more »»

Former US Rep. Rick Renzi reports to prison for 3-year term

February 28, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) — Former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi reported to a federal prison in West Virginia on Friday to begin serving a three-year sentence for corruption, money laundering and other... more »»

West Virginia exports decline 13 percent in 2014

February 27, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A sharp drop in coal shipments is being blamed for a 34 percent decline overall in West Virginia's exports since their record $11. more »»

W.Va. first lady to retire as community college president

February 27, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia first lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin says she's retiring as president of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College. more »»

W.Va. Senate leader: "Right-to-work" bill dead this session

February 27, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch Carmichael says a push to make West Virginia a right-to-work state is dead this session. more »»

Ex-school worker pleads guilty to obstruction in rape case

February 27, 2015

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors in Ohio say the remaining charges related to the rape of a 16-year-old girl by two high school football players have been resolved with a guilty plea by a... more »»

US rig count decreases 43 to 1,267

February 27, 2015

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. fell by 43 this week to 1,267 amid depressed oil prices. more »»

W.Va. lawmakers clears bill touted by state's coal industry

February 27, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia lawmakers have approved a proposal lauded by the struggling coal industry and criticized as dangerous for worker safety by the miners' union. more »»

Former US Rep. Rick Renzi reports to prison for 3-year term

February 27, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) — Former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi has reported to a federal prison in West Virginia to begin serving a three-year sentence for corruption, money laundering and other convictions. more »»

Former US Rep. Rick Renzi reports to prison in West Virginia

February 27, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) — Former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi has reported to a federal prison in West Virginia to begin serving a three-year sentence for corruption, money laundering and other convictions. more »»

WVa Senate OKs bill to not require concealed handgun permits

February 27, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Senators have approved a push to make West Virginia the fifth state not to require concealed handgun permits. more »»

Manchin urges Navy to name ship after decorated W.Va. vet

February 27, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin is urging the Navy to name a ship after Medal of Honor recipient Hershel "Woody" Williams. more »»

WVU warns students of telephone scam

February 27, 2015

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University is warning students about a phone scam in which the caller impersonates police.

The Dominion Post reports (http://bit. more »»

Oil train wrecks increase pressure for tougher safety rules

February 27, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fiery wrecks this month of trains hauling crude oil are intensifying pressure on the Obama administration to approve tougher standards for railroads and tank cars, despite... more »»

 
 
 

 

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