Where to place the blame for the dramatic downturn in southern West Virginia’s coal industry was at the forefront of a Thursday debate between two candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives in the Mountain State’s 3rd District.
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s signature project to turn the former Hobet surface mine into a multi-use development site has a new name and a first tenant.
A partnership connecting the Mountain State and China has been strengthened under a new energy collaboration. West Virginia University and Shenhua Energy Company of Beijing have worked together in research, development, training and education.
A Kentucky man who set fire to the Southridge Walmart in South Charleston earlier this year was sentenced Thursday to prison time.
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College will offer Emergency Medical Technician-Mining or EMT-M Recertification classes in November and December.
A woman in her 70s who was seriously injured in a home invasion earlier this month in McDowell County has died.
A federal agency has released nearly $26 million in funding to help low-income families in West Virginia with energy bills and energy-efficiency upgrades.
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin has unveiled a new statewide drug prevention initiative. The company Mallinckrodt has pledged to donate 55,000 drug deactivation pouches to West Virginia to ensure proper disposal of unused or outdated prescription medications.
“We felt helpless,” a former director of the Public Employees Insurance Agency said about the time in early 2001 when warning signs about the dangers of oxycodone, the key ingredient in Oxycontin, began showing themselves in West Virginia.
Starting Wednesday, your voting may be early but it may not be straight. Voters in West Virginia are no longer able to check one box to vote party-line down the ballot. Voters now will need to mark the party of their choice for every candidate if they want one party down the line. Early voting begins Wednesday and continues to Nov. 5. Election Day is Nov. 8.
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin says West Virginia's next governor will have to raise taxes.
A woman is recovering after she was stabbed in the arm with a screwdriver. The incident happened in Mingo County.
Robert Donavan Buzzard,42, of Bloomingrose pleaded guilty to distribution of heroin according to information from U.S. Attorney Carol Casto.
A recent traffic stop conducted by the Logan County Sheriff’s Department alledgedly yielded a small cache of pills and marijuana.
The Mingo County Board of Education has scheduled two assemblies in the wake of several bomb threats in the past few weeks.
Recent budget cuts by the Boone County school system mean many students don’t have science textbooks. The price of those textbooks may be too costly for the Boone County Board of Education.
Savanna Evans,26, of Williamson was arrested on charges of child neglect creating risk of injury after a warrant was executed for her arrest.
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said Thursday he's been on the go since his investment mission to the United Kingdom and Ireland began last weekend.
The event is a festival involving chili and beer. The “fire” is a chili cookoff. The “ice” is a craft beer tasting. A legal ID is required for admittance into the event.
The state Division of Highways has postponed design-build bid opening for the Hobet highway project until Nov. 1. The bids were originally scheduled to be opened Tuesday.
A public hearing will decide if yet another school in Boone County will be closing its doors.
West Virginia’s 2016 wild boar firearms season opens Oct. 22, runs through Oct. 29, and is open to West Virginia residents only.
Put your money where your house is. Shop local and grow your local community. SHOP LOCAL. ENJOY LOCAL. SPEND LOCAL.
Be Heard Logan County is an opportunity for you to tell truth to power. Your voice, your concerns, and your needs will be heard by the powers that be, whether it is government, business, or other institutions.
The Logan County Quick Resource Guide from the Family Resource Network is a list of phone numbers for a wide range of important servicesand agencies.
Tips for staying safe during a power outage.
W.Va. Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced that a consumer representative from the Attorney General’s Office will hold public events during August throughout southern West Virginia.