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WVU Business School inducts 3 into hall of fame
By November 15, 2013 Read More →

WVU Business School inducts 3 into hall of fame

By Jacob Bojesson Daily Athenaeum   The West Virginia University College of Business and Economics introduced three new inductees to the West Virginia Business Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Waterfront Place Hotel Thursday. Wesley Bush, John Mork and Mike Ross were honored for their impact on the landscape of business in the […]

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He’s coming to your town, too
By November 15, 2013 Read More →

He’s coming to your town, too

 The fellow in the familiar red coat will be making appearances across West Virginia.

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Tomblin, Odebrecht announce ethane cracker plant plans
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Tomblin, Odebrecht announce ethane cracker plant plans

  By BRETT DUNLAP bdunlap@newsandsentinel.com Parkersburg News and Sentinel   PARKERSBURG – The proposed development of a new petrochemical complex – the ethane cracker plant – in Wood County will be a game changer for the entire state of West Virginia, the governor said Thursday at West Virginia University at Parkersburg. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin […]

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By November 15, 2013 Read More →

The Associated Press shares the 10 things you need to know for Friday, Nov. 15

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: 1. WHITE HOUSE SCRAMBLES FOR A HEALTH INSURANCE FIX The administration is looking for […]

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By November 14, 2013 Read More →

Allegiant Air opens service from Bridgeport to Florida

By Roger Adkins Exponent-Telegram staff writer BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — Travelers left behind chilly weather in favor of the Sunshine State Thursday as Allegiant Air’s first flight took off from North Central West Virginia Regional Airport en route to Orlando-Sanford. With the temperature in the upper 40s, passengers boarded an MD80 jet around 2:30 p.m. One […]

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By November 14, 2013 Read More →

Mon Forest wildfire doubles in size

Radius grows to 1,400 acres, with only 20 percent contained By Chad Clem The Inter-Mountain of Elkins PETERSBURG, W.Va. — The wildfire raging in Pendleton County has spread over 1,400 acres across the Smoke Hole area of the Cheat-Potomac Ranger District of the Monongahela National Forest, approximately 11 miles southwest of Petersburg. Between Tuesday and […]

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The Herald-Dispatch of Huntington details memorial service for 1970 plane crash
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The Herald-Dispatch of Huntington details memorial service for 1970 plane crash

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall University will honor the 75 victims of the 1970 plane crash that killed much of the Thundering Herd football team as well as coaches, staff and supporters with its annual memorial service at noon Thursday, Nov. 14. Huntington attorney John Proctor, who was 5 years old when his parents died in […]

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Tomblin to announce cracker plant in Wood County

  By JESS MANCINI jmancini@newsandsentinel.com Parkersburg News and Sentinel PARKERSBURG,  W.Va. — An announcement is expected today of a multi-billion-dollar ethane cracker chemical plant to be located in Wood County, sources told The Parkersburg News and Sentinel on Wednesday. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin will make the announcement of the petrochemical facility at an event at […]

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By November 13, 2013 Read More →

The Associated Press shares the 10 things you need to know Thursday, Nov. 14

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: 1. HEALTH CARE SIGNUPS FALL WOEFULLY SHORT Fewer than 27,000 people enrolled for health […]

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The Exponent Telegram of Clarksburg looking for a news editor

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — The Exponent Telegram, a multi-media company serving a nine-county area, is looking for an experienced news editor to join our growing company. “Our news editor, a longtime trusted and valuable member of our newsroom management team, is retiring Dec. 31. The right candidate will have news gathering, layout and design, and people skills […]