Local Stories

The Clay County Health Department, Clay Family Resource Network, and The Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Initiative are partnering together to host a “Let’s Talk” Event. This event is an opportunity for parents and children to...

The Clay County High School Class of 1963 held its fifty-year reunion on June 29, 2013 at Carol’s Restaurant at Maysel....

By Dan Heyman Raising the minimum wage would help the state’s working poor and in the process, improve the economy for everyone, according to a new analysis. Sean O’Leary, policy analyst with the West Virginia Center...

The General Federation Woman’s Clubs or GFWC WV Capitol District compromised of 18 General Federation Woman’s Clubs from Kanawha, Putnam, Boone and Fayette Counties will hold their 100th Annual Convention October 5th at the...

By Amber Bass There are few things that are certain in life and change is one of them. Nothing ever stays the same. Whether you are optimistic or dread the thought, change triggers powerful effects...

By Amber Bass The Charleston Catholic High School in association with the Risen Lord Church sent home applications with school children for their annual food and gift distribution. The associations are sending love peace and...

By Amber Bass Imagine hundreds of base jumpers, 200 vendors, weddings and the brave being thrown from 876 feet above the water and that was just a sample of bridge day. The festival is the...

The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. Oct. 23, 1943: German prisoners arrived at Camp Ashford in White Sulphur...

By Erica Kearns The Mountain State is losing more and more people to a pestilence of drug abuse. The Trust for America’s Health released a report earlier this week that found West Virginia has the...

By Dan Heyman, WVNS Advocates for tiny federal programs for farmers’ markets say they could grow big results for West Virginia farmers, communities, seniors and low-income families - if Congress would pass a farm bill. Jeffrey...