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Media Advisory: Sen. Cole campaign visiting Clay, Calhoun, Gilmer, Braxton and Lewis counties.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia Senate President Bill Cole will continue his Get West Virginia Moving tour tomorrow November 12, 2015, with stops in Clay, Calhoun, Gilmer, Braxton and Lewis counties. WHAT:                        Clay County Elected Officials Meeting WHEN:                        9:15 am. To 10:15 a.m. WHERE:                      Clay County Courthouse 225 Main Street, Clay, WV 25403  [Read More…]

Capito, Kaine introduce bill to prevent opioid overdose deaths

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) introduced bipartisan legislation last week to help prevent opioid overdose deaths by encouraging physicians to co-prescribe the life-saving drug naloxone alongside opioid prescriptions and by making naloxone more widely available in federal health settings. The Co-prescribing Saves Lives Act will[Read More…]

Gov. Tomblin, First Lady to honor veterans, first responders at Christmas

Recognition trees to honor West Virginia’s service members and first responders CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin today invite all West Virginians to honor the state’s military men and women and first responders by submitting photos to be showcased on the two recognition[Read More…]

Hardwood Alliance Zone hosts Chinese and North American webinars

  ELKINS, W.Va. – The West Virginia Hardwood Alliance Zone, in another step to expand its national and international business development outreach, hosted two webinars – one for North America and one for China. The Hardwood Alliance Zone’s webinars were designed to introduce companies to what the Hardwood Alliance Zone[Read More…]

Making Volkswagen pay up, in state court

By Richard Neely Dr. Ira Morris cares for about 5,000 families in Boone County, where he is the only primary care provider in the Wharton, Van and Whitesville areas. Dr. Morris loves his work, but he must commute 125 miles every day, which is why the Volkswagen scandal affected him[Read More…]

WVPA offering ad/data/office position

Job opportunity in CharlestonCHARLESTON, W.Va. — Are you a detail-oriented person with experience in data entry, billing and general office operations? Do you want or need a flexible work schedule in Charleston, W.Va.?  Do you understand customer service and sales but don’t want to travel, make sales visits or work on commission? The[Read More…]

Mountain Media purchases newspaper in Virginia

WV newspaper company acquires The Enterprise in Stuart, Va. LEWISBURG, W.Va. — Mountain Media LLC, a community newspaper acquisition company, has purchased The Enterprise, newspaper of record in Patrick County, Virginia. Mountain Media LLC, based in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, owns five community weekly newspapers, their affiliated publications and multimedia products.[Read More…]

The Princeton Times hiring full-time reporter

PRINCETON, W.Va. — The Princeton Times is currently seeking applicants for a full-time reporting position in the Princeton, W.Va., and greater Mercer County area. Qualified applicants must be comfortable interviewing people in a wide range of different circumstances; be able to meet regular deadlines; assist in proofreading copy from a[Read More…]

WVU hiring director of student media

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia University’s Division of Student Life invites applications for the Director of Student Media.  Reporting to the Associate Vice President/Dean of Students, the newly created position will be responsible for the overall vision, direction, and supervision for the area of Student Media, which includes student-created content produced[Read More…]

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