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Summer lunch program feeds children in need

About half of W.Va. children are eligible to receive a free or reduced-price meal

With Manchin looming, W.Va. Senate passes bill changing how Senate seats are filled

Is Sen. Joe Manchin going to run for governor in 2016?

For now, only he knows.

But if he does, and he wins, Republicans in the West Virginia Senate want to make sure that he doesn’t get to choose who serves the remainder of his term ...

2 W.Va. coal operators sentenced in $10M cash scheme

ABINGDON, Va. (AP) – Two West Virginia coal operators will each spend three years in prison for participating in a $10 million cash selling scheme.

Fifty-five-year-old William “Bill” F. Adams of Yukon, West Virginia, and 43-...

All 3 Mercer County judges recuse selves from sex abuse case

PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) – All three Mercer County Circuit Court judges have recused themselves from a child sex abuse case.

West Virginia Supreme Court administrative director Steve Canterbury says each judge cited a conflict of interest....

W.Va. spring forest fire season begins, burning limited

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Limits on outside burning are in effect as West Virginia’s spring forest fire season begins.

The season began Sunday and runs through May 31. During the season, outside burning is only allowed...

Why does W.Va. have so few women in elected office?

There are 19 women in the 100-member West Virginia House of Delegates.

There is one woman in West Virginia’s five-member congressional delegation.

Out of West Virginia’s six statewide elected constitutional officers, there is ...

W.Va. Senate OKs bill to allow concealed carry without permit
W.Va. Senate OKs bill to allow concealed carry without permit

Senators approved a bill Friday that could make West Virginia the sixth state to allow residents to carry a concealed firearm without a permit.

After reading aloud from the Second Amendment of the ...

After hours of debate, House passes prevailing wage revamp
After hours of debate, House passes prevailing wage revamp

A bill to revamp and roll back West Virginia’s longstanding prevailing wage rate for construction workers on many publicly funded projects (SB361) moved closer to final passage Saturday after passing the House of Delegates on a 56-39 vote....

Mysteries of the past unlocked in old cemetery find
Mysteries of the past unlocked in old cemetery find

POCA — The logging company bulldozer came to a halt and the operator climbed down to get a closer look at what he’d uncovered in the brush near Heizer Creek in Putnam County. It was a grave marker....

Adding a little lime to your life: Couple serves up authentic Thai
Adding a little lime to your life: Couple serves up authentic Thai

For those familiar with The Empty Glass, a dimly lit, neighborhood bar on Charleston’s East End, international cuisine is probably the last thing you’d imagine being served.

Starting March 3, frequenters will be able to enjoy pan ...

Funerals for: March 01, 2015

Adkins, Bobby D. 2 p.m., Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin.

Banks, Veatrice 2 p.m., Harding Funerals and Cremations Chapel, Charleston.

Beane, Collett 2 p.m., Cunningham

Carpenter, Mary 2 p.m.,...

Trevor Cozart

Trevor Lee Cozart, 22, of Dothan, died Feb. 20, 2015. Service will be 1 p.m. Mon., March 2, at the Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill. Friends may call the funeral home from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. Mon., March 2. Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill....

Robert Palmer

Robert (Bobby) Lee Palmer, 66, passed away on Feb. 26, 2015, at Hubbard Hospice House in Charleston. He is survived by his loving wife, Shelley; and three children, Billy Wayne, Robert Lee, Jr. and Tessa Nichole Sparks; and four grandchildren. He was...

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