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WVU media students help spawn culinary event
By December 2, 2014 Read More →

WVU media students help spawn culinary event

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Students in the West Virginia University Reed College of Media have teamed up with local businesses to create a culinary adventure in downtown Morgantown. More than a dozen downtown restaurants will participate in a food tour, allowing community members the opportunity to sample local cuisine during the first-ever Morgantown Eats: A Culinary […]

By November 20, 2014 Read More →

Downtown Morgantown Welcomes Sew Special

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.  – Morgantown will welcome a new sewing store to its Downtown shopping district. Sew Special will offer a wide range of sewing related supplies and services. The store will be located at 120 High Street and will celebrate its opening Nov. 20, 21 & 22 with refreshments, hourly drawings, other giveaways and sewing demonstrations. […]

New Civitas circulation chief to be based in Logan
By November 4, 2014 Read More →

New Civitas circulation chief to be based in Logan

LOGAN, W.Va. — Civitas Media added Neil Nostrant to their ranks just last week. Nostrant, who will be stationed in the Logan, West Virginia office, has been named the Regional Circulation Director of the Mountain Group, overseeing more than 20 publications in four states: West Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Ohio. Nostrant hails from Athens,Ohio, where […]

By October 23, 2014 Read More →

Times West Virginian releases new mobile apps

FAIRMONT, W.Va. — Beginning today, the Times West Virginian readers and subscribers alike will have a new way to get the latest local news and information, specifically designed for those on the go. Free mobile apps are now available in the App stores of iTunes, Google Play and Amazon, and each combines live breaking news, […]

By October 23, 2014 Read More →

Ebola ranks among highest in news interest since 2010

As news about Ebola dominates the airwaves and permeates midterm campaigns, Americans are following the ongoing story at historically high rates. About half of U.S. adults (49%) followed Ebola news very closely last week, elevating the story to our list of most-followed events since 2010. Americans’ interest in news coverage of Ebola ranks among the […]

By October 22, 2014 Read More →

The Register-Herald releases new mobile apps

BECKLEY, W.Va. — Beginning today, Register-Herald readers and subscribers alike will have a new way to get the latest local news, sports and information, specifically designed for those on the go. Free mobile apps are now available in the App stores of iTunes, Google Play and Amazon, and each combines live breaking news, sports, weather […]

By October 15, 2014 Read More →

Bluefield Daily Telegraph releases new mobile apps

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — Beginning today, Bluefield Daily Telegraph readers and subscribers alike will have a new way to get the latest local news and information, specifically designed for those on the go. Free mobile apps are now available in the App stores of iTunes, Google Play and Amazon, and each combines live breaking news, sports, […]

By October 15, 2014 Read More →

Here’s what journalists miss when they don’t leave the office

Today let us pay tribute to reporters who, in their quest for a good daily story, boldly defy the Production gods and do the unthinkable: Hang up the telephone and leave the office. Granted, doing a “phoner” often seems like the only recourse when your responsibilities for the day include preparing a story (or two or […]

Bluefield editor to keynote women’s conference
By October 7, 2014 Read More →

Bluefield editor to keynote women’s conference

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — Bluefield Daily Telegraph Editor Samantha Perry will deliver the keynote address Friday at the Professional Business Women’s Conference at Bluefield College. Bluefield College is hosting the conference Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Shott Hall. The program is designed to help today’s working women develop their leadership skills, business etiquette, […]

WVU media school hits 75-year mark
By October 1, 2014 Read More →

WVU media school hits 75-year mark

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — With a new name in hand, the WVU Reed College of Media celebrated its long history with a party Tuesday, Sept. 30. The college celebrated the start of its 75th anniversary with an event in the Mountainlair ballrooms that featured food and games for students of the college and other Mountaineers. One […]