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By July 9, 2020 Read More →

Highmark ranked #1 nationally for Medicare Advantage Plan overall satisfaction

Improves from #2 National Ranking in J.D. Power Study Release from Highmark: PITTSBURGH, Pa. (July 7, 2020) – Many consumers unknowingly choose a health insurance plan that may not offer the best coverage for their medical condition, or that may cost them more in the long run. That’s why trusted, objective information can be helpful […]

W.Va. Bridge Day Commission announces cancellation of Bridge Day 2020
By July 8, 2020 Read More →

W.Va. Bridge Day Commission announces cancellation of Bridge Day 2020

Release from Bridge Day Commission:NEW RIVER GORGE, W.Va. — The Bridge Day Commission has made the decision to cancel Bridge Day, which was scheduled for October 17, 2020, due to uncertainty around the safety of mass gatherings. “We know that this is an enormous disappointment, but this is not a decision that has been taken […]

By July 7, 2020 Read More →

Cancellation of Atlantic Coast Pipeline surprises West Virginia officials

By Steven Allen Adams Parkersburg News and Sentinel CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The companies behind the $8 billion Atlantic Coast Pipeline project announced the cancellation of the project Sunday, taking state leaders by surprises. According to a statement from Dominion Energy and Duke Energy Sunday afternoon, the pipeline project to bring natural gas from West Virginia […]

By July 7, 2020 Read More →

WVONGA issues statement on cancellation of Atlantic Coast Pipeline

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Association has issued the following statement on the decision to vacate the Atlantic Coast Pipeline: The decision to vacate the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) project is deeply disappointing. The West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Association (WVONGA) and the Independent Oil and Gas Association of West […]

By July 1, 2020 Read More →

Kids Count: The importance of the 2020 Census in Wyoming County, W.Va.

From The Independent Herald PINEVILLE, W.Va. — On Wednesday, June 24th, WV KIDS COUNT released an Issue Brief on the 2020 Census. As part of a series on The State of West Virginia’s Kids, the briefs shine a light on relevant and timely issues impacting West Virginia’s children and families. The 2020 Census brief focuses on […]

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Welch, W.Va., recognizes Elder Abuse Awareness Month
By July 1, 2020 Read More →

Welch, W.Va., recognizes Elder Abuse Awareness Month

From The Welch News WELCH, W.Va. – In Recognition of Elder Abuse Awareness Month, Welch Mayor Harold McBride signed a Proclamation for SAFE’s Elder Abuse Advocate, Barbara Osborne, declaring June 18th as Elder Abuse Awareness Day in the City of Welch. WHEREAS: Elders are valued members of society and it is our collective responsibility to […]

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Doddridge County Day of Action Food Drive a success
By July 1, 2020 Read More →

Doddridge County Day of Action Food Drive a success

From The Herald Record WEST UNION, W.Va. — Doddridge County Community Resources and Doddridge County Family Resource Network are thankful to all those who supported our Food Drive on June 19 promoting Day of Action 2020. This effort was organized by United Way of Harrison County, Inc.     DCCRI and DCFRN are appreciative to join forces […]

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By June 19, 2020 Read More →

Thomas Health submits plan to exit Chapter 11

Release from Thomas Health: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Thomas Health, along with its subsidiaries, announces it has reached an agreement in principle with a new capital partner to fund a Chapter 11 plan of reorganization that would allow the health system to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy just over six months after it sought protection to […]

West Virginia Manufacturers Association installs first woman board chairman
By June 19, 2020 Read More →

West Virginia Manufacturers Association installs first woman board chairman

Release from the West Virginia Manufacturers Association: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Barbara Buck has become the first woman to serve as chairman of the West Virginia Manufacturers Association (WVMA) Board of Directors. Buck, vice president and plant manager for Covestro’s South Charleston Polyurethane manufacturing facility, was installed as chairman during the WVMA’s June 18 board meeting. […]

WV Press Statewide Classified Ads for June 21-27
By June 17, 2020 Read More →

WV Press Statewide Classified Ads for June 21-27

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Press Association is posting its statewide classified ads for its network. We hope this makes downloading easier of your newspaper. They are in JPEG, word and PDF format. Contact design@wvpress.org with questions or issues. SWC for the week of June 21-27 Click here for PDF Format: https://wvpress.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/SWC-062120.pdf Cut and paste […]