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W.Va. public school truancy rate tops 30 pct

September 21, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State figures show that nearly a third of West Virginia's public school students were truant during the 2013-2014 academic yea. more »»

Pet lovers all ears while W.Va. banned animals

September 21, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.V. more »»

Ex-store co-workers still gather 30 years later

September 21, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — More than 30 years after The Diamond department store closed its doors, this small group of former coworkers still gather to reminisce and catch up on life. more »»

Ferguson headlines hunting, fishing celebration

September 21, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Legendary archer Byron Ferguson will headline this year's edition of West Virginia's National Hunting and Fishing Days Celebration. more »»

Fairmont woman named W.Va. CASA director

September 20, 2014

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — A Fairmont native is hoping to use her law background to help youth in the child welfare system across the stat. more »»

Mothman Museum relocates in Point Pleasant

September 20, 2014

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. (AP) — Museums are usually reserved for proof. more »»

WV groups receive $250k to fight drug abuse

September 20, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia organizations will receive $250,000 in grants to support community-based coalitions working to prevent youth substance abuse in southern West Virginia. more »»

WVU to offer energy land management degree

September 20, 2014

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University will offer a new degree program in energy land management.

The university's board of governors approved the program's creation on Friday. more »»

Report: Nearly 100k WV children live in poverty

September 20, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A Census report says more than one in four children in West Virginia lives in poverty.

The Charleston Gazette reports ( http://bi. more »»

Flags lowered for former WV state senator

September 20, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — All West Virginia state flags are being lowered at the state capitol complex and at state-owned facilities in McDowell County.

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Teen candidate makes run for WV House of Delegates

September 20, 2014

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Saira Blair's geology exam was a breeze but her second test was 135 miles away. more »»

Va. businessman gives to his alma mater, WVU

September 19, 2014

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Virginia businessman Fred Tattersall is giving $1 million to West Virginia University to help business students dig out from their college deb. more »»

US rig count unchanged at 1,931

September 19, 2014

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. was unchanged this week, holding at 1,931. more »»

4 killed in crash in southern West Virginia

September 19, 2014

DANVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — Police in Boone County say an accident involving a pickup truck has killed four people, including two children. more »»

W.Va. students use essay to win college money

September 19, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Fifteen West Virginia students have been named regional winners of an essay contest that earns them money to invest for colleg. more »»

Lifelong politician Ken Hechler turns 100 Saturday

September 19, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Former West Virginia secretary of state and congressman Ken Hechler is reaching a milestone this weekend.

Hechler will be 100 years old on Saturda. more »»

8 to be inducted Saturday into WVU Sports Hall

September 19, 2014

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Eight people will be inducted into West Virginia University's Sports Hall of Fame this weekend. more »»

Bear season underway in 16 W.Va. counties

September 19, 2014

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Bear hunting is underway in all or parts of 16 West Virginia counties. more »»

Frontier names president of Mid-Atlantic region

September 19, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Michael C. Flynn has been named president of Frontier Communications Corp.'s newly formed Mid-Atlantic region comprising Ohio and West Virginia. more »»


Shadyside Council September 22, 2014

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