CHARLESTON - While West Virginia's children are faring better in two categories this year - health and family and community - the state's overall ranking of child well-being dropped this year, from 40th last year to 43rd, according to the 2019 Kids Count Data Book, released today.
HUNTINGTON - Workers got the Big Sandy Superstore Arena's new video board off the ground Monday, hoisting and mounting the 12-foot-tall electronic sign above the arena's main entrance.
Sen. Paul Hardesty (D-Logan) announced Friday that he is working with the West Virginia Division of Highways on safety enhancements for the Belo exit on U.S. Route 119. The DOH is in the process of conducting a traffic study to see what is needed there.
High School Football
2019 Southern West Virginia
High School Football Schedule
Thursday, Aug. 29
Chapmanville vs. Sissonville at Charleston's Laidley Field, 7:30 p.m.
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CINCINNATI - A storm delay left both starters struggling to regain their touch. Luis Castillo did better handling the challenge.
HUNTINGTON - Last season, Old Dominion pulled off one of Conference USA's biggest upsets in years when it defeated nationally ranked Virginia Tech at Foreman Field in Norfolk, Virginia.
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PARIS - Carli Lloyd wasn't thrilled to open the Women's World Cup on the bench for the United States. She accepted the role, but made no secret she wanted to start.
HUNTINGTON - As Marshall head coach Doc Holliday spoke to the group of linemen at Marshall's Big Man Camp on the turf at Dot Hicks Field last Thursday, he wasn't worried about everyone's physical size.
The nation's lawmakers have had little success over the past decade in tackling some of the nation's biggest challenges, and a big reason is the hyper partisanship engaged in by both Republicans and Democrats.
When we are truly in love with someone, nothing can keep us from them. It sounds like the beginning of a beautiful romantic love story, doesn't it? Actually, it is a love story, but it's between us and God.