MORGANTOWN - The West Virginia University Board of Governors on Friday approved tuition increases for next academic year that include a $120 increase in annual tuition for in-state undergraduate students in Morgantown.
MOUNT GAY - Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College is adding a Medical Coding Certificate Program, beginning with the Fall 2019 semester.
HUNTINGTON - In a special meeting held over conference call, the Marshall University Board of Governors on April 10 approved a 3.5 percent tuition and fee increase for the upcoming 2019-20 school year, according to a university news release.
WILLIAMSON - Three businessmen have purchased the historic Mountaineer Hotel in downtown Williamson.
The trio includes local physician Donovan "Dino" Beckett, Murphy Poindexter and Jody Gooslin.
MORGANTOWN - The West Virginia University baseball team's four-game win streak came to an end with a 3-0 loss to No. 11 Texas Tech on Sunday afternoon at Monongalia County Ballpark.
A year from now, we will be knee-deep in politics as voters prepare for primary elections the following month.
Despite the number of Democratic Party presidential wannabes who are making the rounds of talk shows and town halls this month, by April 2020 the field should be sufficiently winnowed that West Virginia will have little or no impact on the nomination process.
So begins the holiest week of the year for Christians everywhere.
And for everyone in this region, it's the time to marvel at the redbud trees and dogwood trees.
The cross is one of the most recognizable symbols in the world and rightly so; it represents mankind's hope for eternal life. Does this sound religiously dogmatic? Maybe so, but how could any sincere Christian give reverence to Holy Week without referring to the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ?