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WV Natural Resources Commission quarterly meeting set for Feb. 24 in South Charleston
By February 18, 2019 Read More →

WV Natural Resources Commission quarterly meeting set for Feb. 24 in South Charleston

Press Release from West Virginia Natural Resources Commission: SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Natural Resources Commission will conduct its next quarterly meeting Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Division of Natural Resources Headquarters at 324 4th Avenue in South Charleston. The meeting will start at 1 p.m. The public is invited to attend and make comments. […]

By February 8, 2019 Read More →

Strawberry Festival Horse and Carriage Parade set for May 11

Release from the West Virginia Strawberry Festival: BUCKHANNON, W.Va. — The clip-clop of hooves will echo on city streets on May 11 as horse equestrian teams, carts, carriages and individual riders proceed along the 2.5 mile route for the West Virginia Strawberry Festival Horse and Carriage Parade. Set for Saturday May 11 at 3 p.m., this year’s parade […]

Highmark Foundation now accepting applications for 2019-2020 School Grant and Awards Program
By February 8, 2019 Read More →

Highmark Foundation now accepting applications for 2019-2020 School Grant and Awards Program

Release from Highmark Foundation: PITTSBURGH, Pa. — The Highmark Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2019-2020 School Grant and Awards Program, which will make available a total of $425,000 for schools grades K-12 in Pennsylvania and West Virginia. The goal of the program is to create healthier school environments that experience positive, sustainable and […]

By February 5, 2019 Read More →

WVPA Hall of Fame accepting nominations for Class of 2019

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association is now accepting nominations for the West Virginia Press Association’s Hall of Fame, Class of 2019. The Hall of Fame committee welcomes written nominations, which must include a brief biographical sketch. In order to be nominated and elected to the Hall of Fame, a person had to have an “outstanding” […]

Moundsville Daily Echo Publisher Charles L. Walton dies
By February 5, 2019 Read More →

Moundsville Daily Echo Publisher Charles L. Walton dies

Charles Leroy “Charlie” Walton, age 78, formerly of Moundsville, died Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Madison Park Healthcare in Huntington, WV. He was born September 18, 1940 in Moundsville, son of the late Charles R. and M. Margaret (Rhome) Walton. He was a member of St. Peterís Episcopal Church in Huntington and a former member […]

WVPA’s Legislative Breakfast is Thursday in Charleston — register today
By February 5, 2019 Read More →

WVPA’s Legislative Breakfast is Thursday in Charleston — register today

HD Media & Charleston Gazette-Mail media social set for Wednesday evening, Feb. 6 CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Legislators, media from across the state and guests will gather at the Embassy Suites on morning of Feb. 7 for the annual West Virginia Press Association Legislative Breakfast. “The media of West Virginia appreciate legislators and government officials taking […]

WVPA Foundation accepting scholarship, summer Internship applications for 2019-20
By February 5, 2019 Read More →

WVPA Foundation accepting scholarship, summer Internship applications for 2019-20

Newspapers interesting in hosting an intern should contact the WVPA CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association Foundation is now accepting applications for 2019 Summer Internships at West Virginia newspapers and 2018-19 college scholarships. If awarded, there will be three $3,000 paid internships. The WVPAF also assist with unpaid internships at newspapers across West Virginia.    If […]

WVPA’s Legislative Breakfast is Thursday in Charleston — register today
By February 4, 2019 Read More →

WVPA’s Legislative Breakfast is Thursday in Charleston — register today

HD Media & Charleston Gazette-Mail media social set for Wednesday evening, Feb. 6 CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Legislators, media from across the state and guests will gather at the Embassy Suites on morning of Feb. 7 for the annual West Virginia Press Association Legislative Breakfast. “The media of West Virginia appreciate legislators and government officials taking […]

WVPA Foundation accepting scholarship, summer Internship applications for 2019-20
By February 1, 2019 Read More →

WVPA Foundation accepting scholarship, summer Internship applications for 2019-20

Newspapers interesting in hosting an intern should contact the WVPA CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association Foundation is now accepting applications for 2019 Summer Internships at West Virginia newspapers and 2018-19 college scholarships. If awarded, there will be three $3,000 paid internships. The WVPAF also assist with unpaid internships at newspapers across West Virginia.    If […]

Register for WVPA’S Legislative Breakfast: Thursday, Feb. 7, at Embassy Suites in Charleston
By February 1, 2019 Read More →

Register for WVPA’S Legislative Breakfast: Thursday, Feb. 7, at Embassy Suites in Charleston

HD Media & Charleston Gazette-Mail media social set for Wednesday evening, Feb. 6 CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Legislators, media from across the state and guests will gather at the Embassy Suites on morning of Feb. 7 for the annual West Virginia Press Association Legislative Breakfast. “The media of West Virginia appreciate legislators and government officials taking […]