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By October 21, 2019 Read More →

Media Alert: U.S. Senator Capito participating in Infor’s 10: 30 a.m. grand opening today in Charleston, W.Va.

From the office of U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – On Monday, October 21, U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) will speak at the grand opening of global technology company Infor’s new office in downtown Charleston. Senator Capito played an instrumental role in recruiting Infor to the Mountain State. The company officially announced their decision to open new offices in […]

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10 things to know: Monday, Oct. 21

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The regional bureau of The Associated Press shares 10 things you need to know Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items and much more in West Virginia newspapers. 1. WHOSE DEFENSE OF THE PRESIDENT IS BEING SECOND-GUESSED Trump’s acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney, in an […]

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Media Alert: W.Va. Gov. Justice to present Recycling Assistance Grants at Canaan Valley Resort

Press conference set for noon, Monday, Oct. 21 CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The following information was released by the Office of the Governor: WHO: Gov. Jim Justice, officials with the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection WHAT: Gov. Justice will present over $1 million dollars in Recycling Assistance Grants at the annual West Virginia Educational Conference on Litter Control […]

By October 21, 2019 Read More →

Media Alert: W.Va officials hosting press conference at 10 a.m. for International Charity Fraud Awareness Week

From the Office of the West Virginia Secretary of State: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner will join Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and statewide nonprofit organizations to kick off International Charity Fraud Awareness Week with a proclamation signing and press conference at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 21, 2019, at the […]

W.Va. Martin Luther King, Jr. State Holiday Commission accepting nominations for 2020 ‘Living the Dream Awards’
By October 17, 2019 Read More →

W.Va. Martin Luther King, Jr. State Holiday Commission accepting nominations for 2020 ‘Living the Dream Awards’

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The Martin Luther King Jr. State Holiday Commission is seeking nominations of individuals and organizations for the 2020 “Living the Dream Awards.” Since its inception in 1986, The Martin Luther King, Jr. State Holiday Commission has recognized individuals and organizations in the state of West Virginia through its “Living the Dream Awards.” […]

New WVU program aims to serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
By October 17, 2019 Read More →

New WVU program aims to serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

From WVU Today: MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — High school graduates with intellectual and developmental disabilities will soon be joining West Virginia University’s campus through a new program developed to prepare them for independence that will provide improved academic, social engagement and real-world work experiences. Students ages 18-23 who are enrolled in the program — tentatively named The Country Roads […]

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10 things to know: Thursday, Oct. 17

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The regional bureau of The Associated Press shares 10 things you need to know Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items and much more in West Virginia newspapers. 1. US REP. ELIJAH CUMMINGS DIES AT 68 The Maryland congressman became the powerful chairman of a U.S. […]

J. F. Allen Company, W.Va.,  promotes Bryan Leatherman to vice president
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J. F. Allen Company, W.Va., promotes Bryan Leatherman to vice president

Release from J. F. Allen Company: BUCKHANNON, W.Va. —  J. F. Allen Company, Buckhannon, has announced that Bryan Leatherman has been promoted to Vice President. Leatherman, formally the general manager of the Asphalt Division, will now have responsibilities across all divisions. In 2002, Leatherman was hired as the operations manager with Alcon LLC, a subsidiary […]

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U.S. Senators Manchin, Jones, King, McSally, Sullivan urge President Trump to reconsider abandoning Kurds

Release from the US Senate: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Doug Jones (D-AL), Martha McSally (R-AZ), Angus King (I-ME) and Dan Sullivan (R-AK), all members of the Senate Armed Services Committee, urged President Trump to reconsider the strategy to abandon our Kurdish allies and allow Turkey to invade northeastern Syria. They said […]