Six McDowell County deputies face layoffs at the end of the year. Sheriff Martin West said the layoffs, scheduled for December 31, are a response to budget problems.
The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources announced plans for the dedication ceremony for the reintroduction of elk. The ceremony will be Monday, December 19 at 1 p.m.
West Virginia missed its November revenue estimate by about $4 million — but the real picture isn’t even as good as that, state Revenue Secretary Bob Kiss said. If the state hadn’t prepared by shifting $10 million in insurance surcharges the situation would have been worse, Kiss told reporters during a conference call about the monthly state budget report.
The child was found around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday. The infant is being treated at Boone Memorial Hospital. There is no word on its current condition.
The committee on energy and environment's co-chairs are lobbyist Paul Hardesty; Tony Alexander, former chief executive of electricity generator and distributor FirstEnergy; David Alvarez, president of pipeline company Energy Transportation LLC; Ralph Ballard, of coal mining company WWMV LLC; and Mike Ross, a former state senator and founder of drilling company Ross & Wharton Gas Co.
State Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is taking legal action against a Boone County pharmacy for allegedly providing nearly 10 million doses of prescription painkillers in just 11 years.
America’s Got Talent winner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. will play the Larry Joe Harless Center in Gilbert on Friday and the Madison Civic Center on Saturday.
The 6th Annual Cory “Bird” Price Memorial Toy Drive is collecting donations for the Christmas season. Organizers are accepting new or gently used, unwrapped toys, blankets, jackets, shoes and more for any age and gender. Monetary donations are also acceptable.
The Matt Patterson Memorial Toy Drive is currently collecting new, unwrapped toys for children ages one to thirteen. Donations may be dropped off at Giovanni's Pizza in West Logan.
The newly crowned WV AA high school football state champions at Mingo Central High School are taking some time to enjoy their accomplishment. The team has been hailed as heroes as it brought a victory to an area oppressed by layoffs and a receding economy.
The number of bucks killed during West Virginia's recent firearm deer season fell 25 percent compared to the 2015 period. The coalfields counties accounted for only 1,415 of 46,000 bucks. Lincoln County reported 842 deer while Boone County reported 573.
Karen Bowling, cabinet secretary for the State Department of Health and Human Resources, told members of a legislative interim committee what’s working and what’s not when it comes to fighting West Virginia’s drug epidemic.
The Logan County School Board has expressed interest in the property to enhance safety features on the stretch that runs in front of Chapmanville Regional High School and Chapmanville Middle School.
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin said he wants other senators to understand the hardships West Virginia coal miners and their families will have to face if Congress does not pass the Miners Protection Act before the end of this year.
It happened on US 52 and Saltpetre Road around 5 a.m. Sunday. According to Wayne County Deputies, a truck went through the guardrail. Joshua Marcum died at the scene.
Mingo Central, in just its sixth year as a school, won its first football championship on Friday night, completing a 14-0 perfect season with a 32-7 win over No. 5 Fairmont Senior from Wheeling Island Stadium.
The holiday light display "Christmas In The Park" opened Thanksgiving night. The display will be open until New Year's Eve.
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College will offer Emergency Medical Technician-Mining or EMT-M Recertification classes in November and December.
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.
Kick off your holiday shopping at Man Clothing and Jewelry during their open house on Sunday, November 13 from 1pm to 5pm.
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced that a consumer representative from the Attorney General’s Office will hold public events during November throughout southern West Virginia.
Tips for staying safe during a power outage.