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Media Advisory: Seven college presidents on Higher Education panel at WV Small Communities Big Solutions Conference

Congressional and legislative leaders speaking Thursday LEWISBURG, W.Va. — The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) has issued the following media advisory. What: WV Solutions’ Small Communities, BIG Solutions Conference When: All day, Wednesday, Nov. 8, and Thursday, Nov. 9. Where: WVSOM Conference Center – West Virginia School of Osteopathic[Read More…]

Ogden Newspapers’ Mike Myer, Spencer Newspapers Mary Helen Hedges voted into the WV Press Association Hall of Fame

William Harper, Don Marsh, Joe Mills and Samuel Craig Shaw entering Hall of Fame in ‘Veterans Class’ WV Press News Sharing CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia newspapers have voted J Michael ‘Mike’ Myer of The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register in Wheeling and Mary Helen Hedges of Roane County Reporter and Spencer[Read More…]

Marshall University receives $353,493 NSF research grant

Dr. Ross Salary to use funds in printed electronics research HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall University has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Track-4 Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) grant of $293,493 along with a $60,000 supplement from the Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR), for a total of $353,493 for research[Read More…]

Living with HIV in West Virginia can be a lonely experience; medical professionals provide physical care and emotional support

By Autumn Shelton, WV Press Association This is part two of a two-part series, in conjunction with the “When All Are Counted” project, discussing some of the struggles patients, including those in the LGBTQIA+ community, have while living with HIV in the Mountain State.  CHARLESTON, W.Va. — For many living with[Read More…]

New River Community and Technical College celebrates board member Tom Cochran on his induction into the WV Aviation Hall of Fame

WV Press Release Sharing BEAVER, W.Va. — New River Community and Technical College is thrilled to announce the recognition of one of its board members, Thomas (Tom) E. Cochran, as he is inducted into the West Virginia Aviation Hall of Fame. “Cochran’s remarkable contributions to the aviation industry and his dedication[Read More…]

Josh Eilert named Interim Head Men’s Basketball Coach at WVU

WV Press Release Sharing MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Josh Eilert, who has spent the last 16 seasons on the Mountaineer basketball staff, has been named head men’s basketball coach at West Virginia University for an interim period, Vice President and Director of Athletics Wren Baker announced today. “I spoke with knowledgeable basketball people[Read More…]

US Census shares data for West Virginia

State’s population was 1,793,716 in 2020, a 3.2% decrease from 2010 WV Press Release Sharing CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In recognition of WV Day, the US Census Bureau has shared the following information and searchable links for West Virginia In its ‘America Counts’ data, the Census has a state-by-state look at the demographic changes the new[Read More…]

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