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Murray Energy expects more than 1,800 coal mine layoffs

May 22, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Coal giant Murray Energy expects to lay off more than 1,800 mine workers, most from West Virginia.

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US oil and natural gas rig count drops by 3 to 885

May 22, 2015

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by three this week to 885. more »»

Alpha Natural Resources expects to idle W.Va. coal mine

May 22, 2015

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) — Alpha Natural Resources expects to idle a West Virginia coal mine that employs more than 400 worker. more »»

W.Virginia vets' memorial renovation to be completed in June

May 22, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A yearlong renovation of the West Virginia Veterans Memorial at the state Capitol Complex is expected to be completed in June.

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Nonprofits in 12 W.Va. counties eligible for disaster loans

May 22, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Disaster loans are being offered to nonprofit organizations in a dozen West Virginia counties that sustained damage from severe weather in April.

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Dying father gets last wish to attend daughter's graduation

May 22, 2015

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A dying father got his last wish: seeing his daughter graduate from high school.

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Lock agreement to make Monongahela River more accessible

May 22, 2015

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Recreational boaters can travel the Upper Monongahela River without hindrance for the first time in several years.

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Logger killed while cutting tree down in Lewis County

May 22, 2015

JANE LEW, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a logging accident that killed a worker in Lewis County. more »»

W.Va. Veterans Memorial renovation to be completed in June

May 22, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A yearlong renovation of the West Virginia Veterans Memorial is expected to be completed in June. more »»

W.Va. man shot by police sentenced for weapons violation

May 22, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A Parkersburg man who was shot by police during a standoff last year has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for a weapons violation. more »»

W.Va. introduces military heritage website, brochure

May 22, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The state Division of Tourism has introduced a website and brochure on West Virginia's military heritage ahead of the Memorial Day weeken. more »»

Ex-Freedom Industries officials arraigned on new indictment

May 21, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two former Freedom Industries executives have been arraigned on a second superseding indictment stemming from a massive chemical spill last January. more »»

Charleston only W.Va. city with at least 50,000 population

May 21, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The U.S. more »»

Court: Counts against ex-Shepherd official can be prosecuted

May 21, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court says a circuit judge wrongly dismissed more than 50 criminal counts against a former Shepherd University administrator. more »»

Monongalia County woman charged with office building arson

May 21, 2015

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A Monongalia County woman faces federal charges of setting a fire that destroyed an office building in 2014. more »»

Man charged in Tenn. with killing wife arrested in W.Va.

May 21, 2015

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia authorities have arrested a Tennessee man charged with running over and killing his wife with a pickup truck. more »»

Mon Power using aerial saws to trim trees around power lines

May 21, 2015

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — Mon Power in West Virginia is using helicopters with giants saw attached to trim trees across the stat. more »»

Marshall scholarship created for Kentucky residents

May 21, 2015

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University has created a new scholarship for students seeking a degree in education from Carter County, Kentucky. more »»

WV inmate sentenced for threatening president

May 21, 2015

ELKINS, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia inmate has been sentenced to another year in prison for threatening President Barack Obam. more »»


Tuesday Afternoon Sewing Time May 26, 2015

Bring your sewing, knitting, embroidery, even your mending — and let's enjoy each other's company inthe Parlor Room of Trinity Episcopal's Parish House, 1 to 4 p.m. Questions? Call Paula Lelansky at 304-876-2930. more »

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