Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Home RSS
W.Va. pipeline blast burned 23,901 barrels of ethane

February 1, 2015

FOLLANSBEE, W.Va. (AP) — A federal agency says a pipeline explosion in Brooke County burned more than 23,000 barrels of ethane and scorched about 5 acres. more »»

Commission admonishes Marion County family court judge

February 1, 2015

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Judicial Investigation Commission has publicly admonished a Marion County family court judge over a protective order. more »»

Fayette County teenager dies in crash while fleeing police

February 1, 2015

OAK HILL, W.Va. (AP) — Fayette County's sheriff says a teenage girl is dead after the car she was riding in wrecked while fleeing from police. more »»

Broadband access in W.Va. lags behind FCC benchmarks

February 1, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A new report says more than half of West Virginians don't have access to broadband service that meets today's speed requirements. more »»

Christmas trees give W.Va. lakes a fishy boost

February 1, 2015

LAVALETTE, W.Va. (AP) — In the true spirit of "one man's trash is another man's treasure," state fisheries officials have collected hundreds of discarded and surplus Christmas trees. more »»

W.Va. craftsman says making brooms an art form

February 1, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jim Shaffer has rough hands blackened by nearly seven decades of broom making, but they're as deft as the day he started. more »»

Former coal chief seeks more time to review TV reports

January 31, 2015

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — Lawyers for a former West Virginia coal executive charged a 2010 mine explosion that killed 29 men want more time to review television coverage. more »»

W.Va. spiritual retreats offer places of solace, renewal

January 31, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Almost Heaven Retreats are for seeking spiritual direction in the solace of silence. more »»

Puppet master entertains children at Martinsburg theater

January 31, 2015

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Whether he's directing a weekly puppet show or teaching art in front of a full classroom, Joe Santoro has a talent to share with children of all ages. more »»

W.Va. man pleads guilty in 1981 fatal shooting of father

January 30, 2015

WELCH, W.Va. (AP) — A McDowell County man has pleaded guilty in the 1981 fatal shooting of his father. more »»

Virginia coal company to idle coal mines in 2 W.Va. counties

January 30, 2015

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) — Virginia-based Alpha Natural Resources Inc. says it has notified workers at coal mines in two West Virginia counties that the company plans to idle their operations. more »»

Martinsburg man convicted in wife's hammer death

January 30, 2015

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A Martinsburg man has been convicted of killing his estranged wife with a hammer. more »»

Tomblin appoints successor to circuit judge who resigned

January 30, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has appointed an Elkins attorney to succeed a circuit court judge who resigned after admitting having an affair with a corrections official. more »»

W.Va. SSAC executive director Gary Ray retiring

January 30, 2015

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — The executive director of the West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission is retiring. more »»

Timberline launches crowdfunding for resort improvements

January 30, 2015

DAVIS, W.Va. (AP) — Timberline Four Seasons Resort in Tucker County is looking to make improvements to its resort, with some outside help. more »»

West Virginians warned about tax refund email scam

January 30, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning West Virginia taxpayers to be aware of an email scam claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service. more »»

West Virginia still hopes to turn ex-Navy base into prison

January 30, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia officials say plans are moving forward to convert part of a soon-to-be closed Navy base in Pendleton County into a state prison. more »»

Quilting call issued for West Virginia exhibition

January 30, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia quilters are being invited to enter an exhibition of their work in Charlesto. more »»

Ex-guard at US prison in W.Va. admits touching inmate

January 30, 2015

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — A former guard at the Federal Prison Camp in Alderson faces up to two years in prison after admitting he improperly touched an inmate.

The Register-Herald (http://bit. more »»


Tuesday Afternoon Sewing Time February 3, 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 »

Local events



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web

Just Saying

NO PAIN,no pain

August 5, 2014 Here is photo of a frog that found its way into our garage, but didn't make it out. Crushed before it's time. At least it did't suffer, I think. more »

Latest Blogs