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Huntington plans $20 million housing project redo

By Ben Fields The Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — A plan for improving the face of Huntington and the quality of life for its residents that has been on the shelf for the better part of the past two years has finally gotten a green light. Mayor Steve Williams announced that[Read More…]

WVU flies by Iowa State, 102-77

  By Justin Jackson The Dominion Post MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — As the WVU men’s basketball team exited the WVU Coliseum floor Monday night, they were surrounded by hundreds of WVU students who screamed at the top of their lungs and bounced around in celebration. It was the best the Mountaineers[Read More…]

Meth lab claims drain W.Va. crime victims fund

By Eric Eyre Charleston Gazette CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In two years, a state fund set up to help the victims of violent crimes has paid out $1.2 million to clean up West Virginia’s meth mess. Last year, the West Virginia Crime Victims Compensation Fund distributed $849,146 for methamphetamine lab cleanup[Read More…]

W.Va. agriculture audit reveals ‘extravagant’ expenses

By Pamela Pritt Register-Herald BECKLEY, W.Va. — “Extravagant” expenses, padded travel statements and improper accounting practices are among the charges revealed in the audit of the West Virginia Department of Agriculture from 2008-2012. The audit found more than $11,000 in potential improper expenditures for former commissioner Gus Douglass, including nearly[Read More…]

Just what is rolling on the Ohio River?

By Shelley Hanson The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register WHEELING, W.Va. – With so much focus lately on what’s stored alongside the region’s waterways in tanks, some folks may not realize there are thousands of tons of compounds, chemicals and even grains being shipped through our region via barge. Locally, a proposal by[Read More…]

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