Local Stories

Summersville funeral director undergoing intensive disaster training

To best prepare to respond to a mass-casualty incident, a local funeral director an funeral home owner from Summersville, Brad Allen Anderson, is participated...

Mooney applauds repeal of Dodd-Frank regulations

On June 8, Congressman Alex X. Mooney (WV-02) voted in favor of H.R. 10, the Financial CHOICE Act. This bill repeals many onerous Obama-era regulations...

Community Care of West Virginia helps ease foster parent process

In response to West Virginia’s growing need for foster parents, Community Care of West Virginia has announced that it is waiving the $75 fee...

Students invited to participate in summer reading and math challenge

To ensure that West Virginia’s students don’t fall behind while school is out of session, the West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) wants your help...

Charleston spay/neuter office is open and scheduling appointments

Fix Charleston is now open to the public and taking appointments. To schedule an appointment, call 304-342-5660. Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association’s (KCHA) Fix Charleston clinic...

Medicaid ‘huge’ for rural West Virginia families

By Dan Heyman A new report underscores the importance of Medicaid for rural West Virginia families. According to the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families, 51...

Pinch Fire Department fundraising with TNT Fireworks

When organizations think about raising funds for their projects, most turn to the ordinary, for example, raffles or hot dog sales. This year, However,...

Birth control availability at risk

Dan Heyman Reproductive-rights advocates say a leaked Trump administration draft regulation threatens birth control insurance coverage for millions of women. Dated May 23, the "interim final rule" was...

Music in the Mountains Bluegrass Festival

Adams Bluegrass, LLC, Promoters, announce that the 37th Annual Music in the Mountains Bluegrass Festival will take place at Summersville Music Park, on June...

PHCC to host engineering technology camp

  Patrick Henry Community College will hold Engineering Technology Camp for rising 10th and 11th grade students Monday-Friday, June 26-30 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30...