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Authority approves Putnam facility purchase

W.Va. Economic

Development Authority bought company’s

Putnam County facility

Authority approves Putnam facility purchase

W.Va. Economic

Development Authority bought company’s

Putnam County facility

Man’s best friends in need
Man’s best friends in need

There are so many dogs at the Kanawha Charleston Humane Association’s Greenbrier Street shelter — big dogs, eager, maybe even desperate, for a place to call home — that in recent weeks, the conference room has doubled as a nursery ...

Expanded tourism campaign aimed at countering chem spill publicity

A $1.2 million cash infusion announced Thursday will more than double the Division of Tourism’s spring advertising campaign budget, in hopes of offsetting negative publicity from the Jan. 9 chemical leak in the Elk River.

“We...

Putnam Schools candidate wants to prepare students for global economy
Putnam Schools candidate wants to prepare students for global economy

Dr. Craig Spicer, one of the two candidates for the only contested Putnam County Board of Education seat, says his biggest issue is providing “all the tools” for students to compete on the local, state and even global level....

Ryan White: Attorney, community leader
Ryan White: Attorney, community leader

First time Kanawha County School Board Candidate Ryan White grabbed voters’ (and competitors’) attention when his campaign finance report revealed he had raised nearly $70,000 in contributions — quite possibly a KCS election...

Assistant prosecutors dealing with potential conflicts
Assistant prosecutors dealing with potential conflicts

Kanawha County prosecutors hope the state Supreme Court will give them some guidance about how to handle domestic violence cases in light of a filing saying their office shouldn’t touch those cases.

Last week, the state Office of...

One dead in Kanawha County rollover crash

Police have identified a man who was killed Thursday following a rollover crash along U.S. 60 near St. Albans.

Timothy Fox, 52, of Black Betsy, was pronounced dead at the scene. His wife, Melinda, 42, became trapped inside her 2000 Ford Ranger...

Morrisey intervenes in gun bill case

Attorney general says city’s complaint to define affected facilities should be dismissed

New Rahall ad features Cecil Roberts

An ad featuring the head of the United Mine Workers of America is the latest development in an intense campaign between Rep. Nick J. Rahall, D.W.Va., and challenger Sen. Evans Jenkins.

Rahall on Thursday released his re-election...

Nurses at Teays Valley senior center accused of stealing drugs

Two nurses at a Teays Valley senior living center are accused of stealing medication from patients while recording that the patients had ingested the drugs.

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department has charged Angela M. Mccourry, 39, of St....

Rescuing hope: Murder victim’s son copes by joining search group
Rescuing hope: Murder victim’s son copes by joining search group

Jason McCartney knows the desperation a family feels when a loved one is missing.

His mother, Kathy Goble, was missing for two years before her body was found.

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WVEDA purchases Putnam County property

The West Virginia Economic Authority decided Thursday at its monthly meeting to purchase land in Putnam County and fund two new projects.

Members OK’d purchasing land from FLSmidth in the Putnam County Business Park and leasing it back...

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News

Man’s best friends in need
Expanded tourism campaign aimed at countering chem spill publicity
Putnam Schools candidate wants to prepare students for global economy
Ryan White: Attorney, community leader
Assistant prosecutors dealing with potential conflicts

Business

Rockefeller, state officials look for Poca warehouse solution
Farm-to-table food trend spurring business opportunities in the Mountain State
Dutch Miller buys South Charleston auto dealership
Frontier, CWA extend contract a fourth time
Scriptures Cafe to open in Kanawha City

Opinion

Thursday cartoon
Dan Foster: Looking out for quality, as opposed to quantity, of life
Thomas Guetzloff: Chemical spill may inspire new scientists
Editorial: Pulitzers affirm public service of whistleblowers
READERS VOICE

Sports

Grant pays for Boy Scouts’ surface mine reforestation at Summit Bechtel
Cal’s last stand: State splits DH with Concord
Hickman: Answer Dude applies logic to confusion
Roundup: WVU women land Juco guard
Versatile Phillip signs with WVU

Life

Rescuing hope: Murder victim’s son copes by joining search group
W.Va. center floats idea of ‘food hubs’
Learn the art of sushi making at Uncork and Create’s ArtWalk event
On the move: Traveling Library celebrates 80 years in Kanawha County
The ‘eyes’ have it - Club asks for public input into next art purchase

A&E

ArtWalk venues and ARTISTS
5 Questions ‘The Vagina Monologues’ returns
A&E events: April 17-23, 2014
Melissa Etheridge at Clay Center Thursday
WVSU stages ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

Outdoors

Grant pays for Boy Scouts’ surface mine reforestation at Summit Bechtel
‘New River Gorge of northern West Virginia’ to become DNR wildlife management area
Height of spring brings year’s best trout fishing
Report details deer farming’s pluses, minuses
‘Mistaken for game’ shootings can be avoided

Obituaries

Linda Joyce Woods
Robert F. Gunnoe
Curtis Aaron Adams
William Bradley
Orpha Opal Blevins