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Bible verse on Parkersburg S. T-shirts questioned

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

PARKSBURG — Wood County school officials have asked their lawyers to review a wrestling team’s T-shirts that bear a Bible verse on the back.

Superintendent Pat Law tells media outlets that the...

Bible verse on Parkersburg S. T-shirts questioned

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

PARKSBURG — Wood County school officials have asked their lawyers to review a wrestling team’s T-shirts that bear a Bible verse on the back.

Superintendent Pat Law tells media outlets that the...

Ex-Mingo County prosecutor set for sentencing

The upcoming sentencings of two key former Mingo County public officials are an opportunity for a southern West Virginia coal mining community shaken by corruption to start bouncing back, U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin said.

“Far too...

Former Upshur sheriff candidate’s lawsuit dismissed

BUCKHANNON — A judge has dismissed a former Upshur County sheriff candidate’s lawsuit against the County Commission.

David Taylor’s lawsuit alleged that current and former commissioners conspired to violate his rights in the ...

Antero cited for tank ruptures at 2 W.Va. sites

CLARKSBURG — State regulators have ordered Antero Resources to suspend operations at two drilling pads where water tanks ruptured recently.

Two water tanks ruptured at the company’s Marsden Pad in Doddridge County on April 11. On...

Group looks to help stranded I-81 motorists

By JOHN McVEY

the journal

MARTINSBURG — Everyone thinks John G. “JG” Bartley has a great idea — a mobile comfort station that could be used during traffic jams on Interstate 81, during large...

Child’s shooting brings scrutiny to W.Va. gun laws

Kanawha County Capt. Sean Crosier said a loaded firearm should have never been kept near a little boy who accidentally shot his 4-year-old sister in Cross Lanes earlier this month.

However, West...

Non-compliant insurance plans get 3-year stay

West Virginians who enrolled in health insurance plans incompatible with the Affordable Care Act before its onset will now have three more years to choose a new plan, according to the state’s insurance chief....

Funerals for: April 20, 2014
Tommy E. Reynolds

Tommy Eugene Reynolds, 58, of Montgomery, died April 18, 2014. He was born April 29, 2014 in Montgomery and was the son of the late Loris and Janie Hutchins Reynolds.

He was retired maintenance supervisor from West Virginia Institute of...

Charlotte L. Osborne

Charlotte Louise Osborne, 56, of Left Hand, died April 18, 2014. There will be a gathering of family and friends Monday, April 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. at John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer.

Larry James

Larry James of Oak Hill passed away April 18, 2014. High Lawn Funeral Chapel, Oak Hill is in charge of arrangements.

Thomas W. Pring Jr.
Thomas W. Pring Jr.

Thomas W. Pring, Jr., 73, of Charleston, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Hubbard Hospice House.

He retired

Staff Sgt from the Army after 23 years of service having served during the Vietnam Conflict and 12 of those years in...

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News

7 W.Va. buildings given architecture awards
DEP wants public input on tank rules
Statehouse Beat: Online campaign finance reporting system still facing problems
Child’s shooting brings scrutiny to W.Va. gun laws
Non-compliant insurance plans get 3-year stay

Business

Local marketing firm acquired by Indiana company, expands footprint into 25 states
James River Coal wants to auction off 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

Opinion

Jeremy Richardson: Blaming EPA oversimplifies W.Va.’s problems, neglects future
Chris Chanlett: Reread Perry Mann for spring
Sunday cartoon
Editorial: Some thoughts on the season of rebirth
James D. Felsen: Medicare data release a political sham

Sports

Magnolia gets by Sissonville 3-2
Luck encouraging fans to join amateurism debate
Syvertson used punting to get foot in the door with Mountaineers
Mirabal taking O-line’s growing pains in stride
Roundup: Elmore, Cato among VAD honorees

Life

Steelhammer: Looking for the pothole of gold at the end of the rainbow
Write Your Own Column: What happened to the Easter bonnet?
Spring flower swap upcoming in Braxton
WV Travel Team: What to do in medical emergencies abroad
Wine classes to benefit needy hospital patients

A&E

Review: ‘Trials Fusion’ keeps ‘one more try’ mantra alive
Arts Notes: April 20, 2014
Skateboard deckorator: Exhibit by deck artist ramps up at HMOA
At Clay Center, fly tying is both art and science
For one day at least, records rule the East End

Outdoors

At Clay Center, fly tying is both art and science
Scott Shalaway: Stinky roots and delicious mushrooms
Turkey Federation spearheads habitat-improvement efforts in W.Va.
Archery tourney allows kids a chance to shine
Outdoors Calendar — April 20

Obituaries

Tommy E. Reynolds
Charlotte L. Osborne
Larry James
Thomas W. Pring Jr.
Johnny M. Halstead