CHARLESTON - More than 500 West Virginia Army National Guard soldiers are being called to active duty in the Middle East to take part in the largest deployment of a National Guard armored brigade team in more than a decade.
CHAPMANVILLE - During its regular session Tuesday, Aug. 13, the Chapmanville Town Council voted to approve a proposal by Mayor Raamie Barker to establish a town community fund for donations.
This phrase has captivated the imagination of young audiences around the world in Disney's "The Lion King, Jr.," and soon the African savannah will come to life at the Liz Spurlock Amphitheatre.
Alexa Adkins was crowned by special guest Woody Williams as Queen of the City of Logan Shawnee Island Festival during the regular session of the city council Tuesday, Aug. 13.
CHARLESTON - State Auditor John B. McCuskey has announced the launch of Project Mountaineer, a series of reporting and transparency tools, for the municipal pilot cities of Nitro, Elkins, South Charleston, Dunbar and Danville.
HUNTINGTON - The Los Angeles Times reported Thursday night that former Huntington High School basketball star Patrick Patterson agreed to a $2.3 million contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.
Somewhere, I saw a small sign that read something like, "A Cluttered Desk is a Sign of Genius."
Trust me, when I say that I am a far cry from anywhere near being a genius, but I certainly have a cluttered desk, even though I promise it's not nearly as bad as Logan Chief Circuit Judge Eric O'Briant or court reporter Larry Coffindaffer's offices. With that remark, I must also concede that their ultra-cluttering must make those two fellows more like geniuses than myself.
For decades, Big Pharma has raised drug prices with impunity. Here in West Virginia, the average annual cost of brand name prescription drug treatment increased 58 percent between 2012 and 2017, while the annual income for West Virginians increased only 2.9 percent.
The West Virginia Division of Highways says it needs outside help in its push to repair the state's secondary roads, which are deteriorating faster than the DoH can fix them.