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WV SBDC offers cybersecurity training workshop for small businesses
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WV SBDC offers cybersecurity training workshop for small businesses

Register now for July 23 cyber assessment and security workshop FAIRMONT, W. Va. — The Marion County Chamber of Commerce , West Virginia Small Business Development Center (WV SBDC) and Advantage Technology company are partnering on a cybersecurity initiative to train small businesses to defend themselves against the growing risk of cyber threat. The workshop […]

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West Virginia legislator visits British House of Commons
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West Virginia legislator visits British House of Commons

By STEVEN ALLEN ADAMS The Parkersburg News and Sentinel CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A tour of Parliament during an English vacation turned into an experience of a lifetime for a member of the West Virginia Senate. Sen. Ryan Weld. R-Brooke, and his wife Alex were recently guests of John Bercow, speaker of the British House of […]

Ripley hosting Mountain State Art & Craft Fair
By July 5, 2018 Read More →

Ripley hosting Mountain State Art & Craft Fair

Charleston Gazette-Mail The 56th annual Mountain State Art & Craft Fair will be held through Saturday at the Cedar Lakes Conference Center, located at 82 FFA Drive in Ripley. The fair features more than 100 exhibitors including heritage artisans, as well as members of the West Virginia Art & Craft Guild. Fair hours are from […]

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Magic Mart announces closure of all of its stores

The Herald-Dispatch TEAYS VALLEY, W.Va. — Liberty Square Shopping Center in Teays Valley, West Virginia, is losing another anchor store after Magic Mart’s owners announced the closing of all of its stores. Magic Mart department stores are owned by Ammar’s Inc. and are based in Bluefield, Virginia. On Monday, the company released a statement in […]

By June 29, 2018 Read More →

Potential economic boom in West Virginia could bring challenges to Wheeling area

By JOSELYN KING The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register WHEELING, W.Va. — If an anticipated industrial boom hits the Ohio Valley, Don Rigby said it could bring a need for housing and trained workers never experienced here Rigby, executive director of the Regional Economic Development Partnership, was among those speaking during a lunchtime discussion on the […]

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West Virginia auditor: $1M wasted on lease of unused building

Staff reports The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register CHARLESTON, W.Va.  — The State of West Virginia continued to pay on a lease 32 months after the agency left the property, resulting in approximately $1 million wasted, according to the State Auditor’s Office. State Auditor J.B. McCuskey gave members of GATE — the Joint Government Accountability, Transparency […]