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The West Virginia Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its annual Legislative Kick-Off on Tuesday, January 7th at the Charleston Town Center Marriott. The Chamber is expecting a record turnout at this year’s event.  According...

By Dan Heyman Citizen groups hope they can get federal surface mine officials to address residents’ complaints they say West Virginia officials ignore. Last week, the U.S. Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement said...

We are pleased to report that thirteen individuals completed the AARP Driver Safety Class conducted at the Braxton County Senior Center on the...

Federal statistics tell us that more than 12 percent of eighth graders and 36 percent of high school seniors, at both public and private schools, reported smoking marijuana in the past year. Perhaps most...

Elk River Chapter DAR honored our lady Veterans during our regular December meeting.  Guest speaker, Mary Ann Taffer, told us about her experiences as a female in the military service.  She reported that as a...

The 9th annual New Year Community Benefit Gospel Sing will be held on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 6 pm at the Summersville Baptist Church, Main Street, Summersville, WV. Although admission is free, we...

Morrisey: Consumers may receive calls, texts, or emails from someone claiming to be from Target seeking personal information. In light of last week’s news that as many as 40 million Target credit and debit card...

The public is invited to a Town Hall Meeting on marijuana & heroin, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 at 3pm at the Clay Co Health Dept. Learn about physical effects of marijuana and heroin Learn about the...

  adkins Brian Adkins, 48, of Clay County, finally received his court sentencing this week admitting to charges of molesting a juvenile in his...

An arrest was made last week in the stolen iPad case. Joseph Jarrett, 23, of Bickmore was charged Wednesday with receiving and transferring stolen...