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By December 26, 2018 Read More →

Dominion Energy eyes Tazewell, Va.: Studies still underway to determine if Tazewell is suitable for $2B facility
By December 26, 2018 Read More →

Dominion Energy eyes Tazewell, Va.: Studies still underway to determine if Tazewell is suitable for $2B facility

By CHARLIE BOOTHE Bluefield Daily Telegraph TAZEWELL, Va. — As one part of the preliminary work needed to determine if Tazewell County is suitable for a $2 billion Dominion Energy pump storage facility project ends, another one will soon get under way. “We have completed the geotechnical studies on the Tazewell site,” said Greg Edwards, […]

By December 26, 2018 Read More →

West Virginia officials encourage responsibility, safety when partying during the holidays

The Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON, W.Va.  — The West Virginia Governor’s Highway Safety Program is reminding people to be responsible party hosts to cut down on drug- and alcohol-related arrests and crashes during the holidays. In anticipation of New Year’s Eve celebrations, law enforcement and highway officials are reminding party hosts to limit their party guests’ alcohol […]

By December 26, 2018 Read More →

New Year’s Eve events planned throughout Mid-Ohio Valley

By WAYNE TOWNER The Parkersburg News and Sentinel PARKERSBURG, W.Va.  — Mid-Ohio Valley residents will have a number of activities and events to choose from as they celebrate the end of 2018 and the arrival of 2019 on New Year’s Eve. Some of those will include: * In Parkersburg, the Blennerhassett Museum will be holding […]

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Christmas travelers make a stop at West Virginia Welcome Center
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Christmas travelers make a stop at West Virginia Welcome Center

By BRETT DUNLAP The Parkersburg News and Sentinel WILLIAMSTOWN, W.Va.  — As people were traveling over the weekend to get where they were going for the Christmas holiday, many stopped at the West Virginia Welcome Center at Williamstown. Many of the travelers stopped to take a break after being on the road for awhile, get […]

‘Family’ seasons are last chance in 2018 to put venison in the freezer
By December 24, 2018 Read More →

‘Family’ seasons are last chance in 2018 to put venison in the freezer

By JOHN McCOY Charleston Gazette-Mail CHARLESTON, W.Va. — For many West Virginians, the final week of the year is merely an interlude between holidays. But not for all. For hunters willing to take an antlerless deer, it’s a final opportunity to put some venison in the freezer. Since 2002, the days between Christmas and New […]

By December 24, 2018 Read More →

West Virginia Poison Control Center offers tips to ensure a safe, fun holiday

By ALEX MEYER The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register CHARLESTON, W.Va.  — Colorful toys and decorations are a cheerful part of the holiday season, but some also present a potential danger: poisoning children. The West Virginia Poison Center issued a statement recently reminding West Virginians to exercise caution when using old toys, toys with small magnets, […]

Register now for 2019 WVPA Legislative Lookahead — Jan 4 at W.Va. Culture Center
By December 24, 2018 Read More →

Register now for 2019 WVPA Legislative Lookahead — Jan 4 at W.Va. Culture Center

CHARLESTON, W.VA. — Media from across West Virginia will visit the West Virginia Culture Center at the Capitol Complex on Friday, Jan. 4, for the West Virginia Press Association’s Legislative Lookahead, a series of seminars that preview the top issues in the state. “We encourage all media in West Virginia to register for this annual preview of the […]

By December 24, 2018 Read More →