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By May 20, 2020 Read More →

Mountain State Oral & Facial Surgery opens new offices in Princeton, Beckley

Release from Mountain State Oral & Facial Surgery: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Mountain State Oral & Facial Surgery is growing in southern West Virginia, leading to the opening of a new office in Princeton and a second one in Beckley to serve its patients. Both offices are now accepting appointments for examinations and procedures.  They offer a […]

Mister Bee offers free shipping for Memorial Day on ‘Salute Our Veterans & Military Personnel’ chip online sales
By May 18, 2020 Read More →

Mister Bee offers free shipping for Memorial Day on ‘Salute Our Veterans & Military Personnel’ chip online sales

West Virginia-based company will donate a portion of proceeds from every sale – May 18 to 29 – to USO Release from Mr. Bee: PARKERSBURG, W.Va. – Mary Anne Ketelsen, chief executive officer of Mister Bee Potato Chips, in honor of Memorial Day, is offering free shipping from today through May 29 on its special […]

Va. Newspaper executive named director of industry’s national ‘Relevance Project’
By May 12, 2020 Read More →

Va. Newspaper executive named director of industry’s national ‘Relevance Project’

Release from the Newspaper Association Managers: RICHMOND, Va. — A veteran industry executive has been named project director of a renewed effort to champion the importance of community newspapers across North America and to celebrate the vital contributions of press associations they represent. Tom Silvestri, most recently president and publisher of the Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch, […]

Alzheimer’s Association offering ‘Virtual’ education series and support groups
By May 12, 2020 Read More →

Alzheimer’s Association offering ‘Virtual’ education series and support groups

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association would like to announce its May Education Series of workshops.  All sessions are free and may be accessed virtually, or attendees can call in to participate.  This series is designed to allow you to gain information from the comfort of your own home.  Please register […]

May 19 is last day to register to vote in West Virginia for June 9 Primary; Early in-person voting begins May 27
By May 12, 2020 Read More →

May 19 is last day to register to vote in West Virginia for June 9 Primary; Early in-person voting begins May 27

CHARLESTON, W. Va. – The Governor’s decision to move the West Virginia Primary Election to June 9 also allowed citizens additional time to register to vote or to update their current voter registration.    According to Secretary of State Mac Warner, eligible residents have until Tuesday, May 19, to register to vote. He said it is also important […]

By May 12, 2020 Read More →

Voter education essential to increase participation in W.Va. Supreme Court elections

Voters Can Learn about Judicial Candidates at www.wvcourtelections.org  Release from West Virginia Citizens for Clean Elections: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia’s 2020 primary election, now scheduled for June 9, includes the election of three justices to the West Virginia Supreme Court. Despite the importance of electing judges to the state’s highest court, in recent elections more […]

Education Alliance encourages donations on ‘Giving Tuesday’ in W.Va.
By May 5, 2020 Read More →

Education Alliance encourages donations on ‘Giving Tuesday’ in W.Va.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — “Every act of generosity counts and everyone has something to give.” That’s the message from The Education Alliance, which is raising funds for its West Virginia education programs as a non-profit today, May 5, a day of giving across the nation. The Education Alliance has a 37-year history of mobilizing business and community […]

Coronavirus Update: Alzheimer’s Association offers advice on staying connected with loved one
By April 7, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: Alzheimer’s Association offers advice on staying connected with loved one

West Virginia Chapter’s Facebook Live Q&A with event set for Friday, from 2:30 – 3 p.m. Release from Alzheimer’s Association: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Alzheimer’s Association West Virginia Chapter offers three pieces of advice to help you stay in touch with a friend or family member in an care home during the coronavirus crisis. “In many […]

Coronavirus Update: Necco family services available in W.Va. during pandemic
By April 7, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: Necco family services available in W.Va. during pandemic

Release from Necco Inc.: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — With West Virginia families dealing with stress of the coronavirus, social distancing and stay-at-home orders, Necco Inc. reminds all residents it is still providing services to children and families. Among the services available are family counseling services and recruiting foster homes. Counseling Services: Telehealth is allowing families we serve […]

Coronavirus Update: Ogden Newspapers establishes $1 million fund to help local businesses recover
By March 30, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: Ogden Newspapers establishes $1 million fund to help local businesses recover

WHEELING, W.Va. — “A community newspaper is only as strong as the community it serves.”  That message — from Robert Nutting, CEO of Ogden Newspapers — came as Ogden Newspapers announced it has established a $1 million fund to help local businesses get back to full strength by subsidizing local marketing efforts through matching advertising dollars. “As […]