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Gov. Tomblin Column: A time to honor and remember
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Gov. Tomblin Column: A time to honor and remember

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s column for Sept. 12, 2014:    This week, Joanne and I joined Americans across our state, our nation and the world as we remembered and paid tribute to lives lost on September 11, 2001. The day’s ceremonies at the State Capitol Complex and those held across the nation reminded […]

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Media Advisory: Buckley releases campaign schedule for Sept. 9-12

HARDY COUNTY, W.VA. — John Buckley, Libertarian for U.S. Senate, will bring his “Live & Let Live” campaign message to Putnam County this weekend.The following is the Buckley for Senate campaign schedule for weekend of  9/12-14:Friday. Sept. 12, 7:30 pmHurricane High vs. Belle High football gameBuckley greets football fans and WV voters Hurricane High School 350 Teays Valley Rd, […]

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WVU Sports Economist: Does crime pay in the NFL?

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. —  A paper co-authored by sports economist Dr. Brad Humphreys at the West Virginia University College of Business and Economics shows that NFL players who were arrested actually earned more than those who were not. Humphreys, an associate professor of Economics, presented a paper earlier this year analyzing NFL players who were arrested […]

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Media Advisory: Libertarian Buckley on gun rights

 HARDY COUNTY, W.Va. — John Buckley, Libertarian candidate for United States Senate, asserted today, (Sept. 11, 2014) his intention to contest the Republican and Democratic candidates for the support of voters concerned about protecting gun rights. “No political party has been more steadfast in its political and philosophical defense of Second Amendment gun rights than the […]

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Media Advisory: Tennant Statement on the Anniversary of the Attacks of Sept. 11, 2001

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia Secretary of State and U.S. Senate nominee Natalie Tennant released the following statement today on the anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Tennant’s husband is an active Navy reservist who served in Afghanistan in 2011. From Secretary Tennant: “Today we honor the memory of those we lost, and […]

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By September 10, 2014 Read More →

Morgan County woman arrested for intimidating witness in murder case

BERKELEY SPRINGS — The former live-in girlfriend of accused murderer Wesley McCoy was arrested by the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department on Saturday, September 6 and charged with witness intimidation and possession of heroin. Brittany Nicole Clark, 29, of Berkeley Springs is being held at Eastern Regional Jail in lieu of $20,000 bond. According to police, one of the witnesses […]

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WVPA Advisory: Forms available for Statement of Ownership and Affidavit of Circulation
By September 10, 2014 Read More →

WVPA Advisory: Forms available for Statement of Ownership and Affidavit of Circulation

  Your newspaper’s annual Statement of Ownership form is due at the Post Office before Oct. 1 of each year and your annual Affidavit of Circulation is due (along with a copy of your statement of ownership) at the WV Secretary of State’s office before Nov. 1 of each year.  There can be a severe […]

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W.Va. high school seniors can get ‘Face to Face’ with WVU this fall

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia University will be hitting the road this fall to bring the University to prospective students across West Virginia with“Face to Face with WVU” events. This opportunity allows in-state high school seniors to meet with representatives from many parts of the University, including Admissions,Housing and Residential Education, Financial Aid, the Office of International Programs, the Division of Diversity, […]

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Society of Professional Journalists share code of ethics
By September 9, 2014 Read More →

Society of Professional Journalists share code of ethics

EDITOR’S NOTE: To join the Society of Professional Journalists, visit http://www.spj.org/join.asp  For questions or more information, write or call: SPJ headquarters, Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Center, 3909 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208-4045; email at spj@spj.org; Phone: 317/927-8000; fax: 317/920-4789     Members of the Society of Professional Journalists believe that public enlightenment is the forerunner of justice and the foundation […]

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Media Advisory: Gov. Tomblin issues statement on Patriot Coal ‘warn notices’

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin today (September 09, 2014) issued the statement following an announcement from Patriot Coal that the company has notified employees of potential layoffs at its Corridor G complex in Boone County: “The announcement of potential layoffs at the Hobet 21 Mine and Beth Station preparation plant is more tragic news for our miners and their […]

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