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Congressman Alex X. Mooney announces January staff mobile office hours

Today, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-2) announced his mobile office hours for the month of January. Throughout the Second District, members of Congressman Mooney's staff...

Hank Williams tribute: “The Lost Show”

A gala tribute to country music legend Hank Williams will take place on Saturday, January 6, at 7:30 p.m. at the Clay Center for...

Charleston man sentenced to 13 years in federal prison for methamphetamine crime

A Charleston man was sentenced last week to 13 years in federal prison for a drug crime, announced United States Attorney Carol Casto. In...

The West Virginia Poison Center is always available, even during the holidays

You are never bothering us! Just call. What would you do if your toddler gets up early in the morning and gets into cleaning supplies?...

WVSO Music Director Lawrence Loh invites vocalists to Charleston auditions

West Virginia Symphony Orchestra (WVSO) Music Director Lawrence Loh invites West Virginia vocalists to showcase their talent during auditions set for Jan. 17 in...

Prisoner pleads guilty for role in federal drug conspiracy

A Charleston man pleaded guilty this week for his role in a drug trafficking conspiracy, announced United States Attorney Carol Casto. Velarian S. Carter,...

Battlefields to beehives – USDA helps West Virginia veteran grow his farm into a...

By Lauren Moore, Farm Service Agency Public Affairs Specialist Eric Grandon never thought he would be a farmer. After joining the Army at 19, he served...

Spelling Bee winners named

Winners of the spelling bee were: Co-winners: Gracie Johnson (Clay Elementary) and Brianna Adkins (also Clay Elementary) Second place: Luke Hill (Clay Elementary Third place: Gracey Champ...

United Way of Central West Virginia opens application process for community impact grant funding

The application process for Community Impact Grant Funding with The United Way of Central West Virginia is now open. Community Impact Grants awarded to nonprofits...

H.E. White Community School Recognizes Top Readers for November

The schoolwide reading program, Ready. Set. Read! encourages students to read at least twenty minutes per evening if not more. Each Friday, students turn in...