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Airport, chemical co want spill lawsuit dismissed
An airport and a chemical producer want claims dismissed in a lawsuit partly targeting them over...
GOP poll: Mooney up 12 points
Local woman relieved that cousin has survived deadly Ebola virus
Two American Ebola patients released from hospital

Cops and Courts

Ripley bank robbed; manhunt underway for suspect
A bank in Ripley was robbed Thursday morning, and police are searching for the suspect on foot...
Teen’s maximum sentence to stand
Coonskin logger found not guilty
Man denied new trial for 1996 rape


WVU FOOTBALL: Variables of Kiffin, QB make Alabama offense a mystery
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Every day throughout preseason practice, Tony Gibson would gather...
GIRLS SOCCER: Winfield loaded for another run at a state title
Derek Redd: Rouse rested, ready for senior season
GIRLS SOCCER: Sissonville loaded with experience to defend state title


Editorial Cartoon for August 21
Editorial: What a difference 20 years makes in politics
Editorial: Small step and big leap forward at Tech Park
Letter to the editor: Jamie Summers-Brown


John Amos Power Plant saves time, money in coal offload process
Workers at Appalachian Power’s John E. Amos Power Plant near Winfield have found a way to...
Jared Hunt column: W.Va. gets more bang for the buck
Target breach affects earnings
Staples to close 140 stores

Food and Living

Noodles: Friend or foe? S. Koreans defend diet
Associated PressSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Kim Min-koo has an easy reply to new...
Community briefs for Thursday, Aug. 21
Lunch boxes are about style, not just sustenance
Kids won’t eat school lunch? A little creativity is the solution to lunchtime woes

Arts and Entertainment

5 things to know about new ‘Doctor Who’ star Peter Capaldi
New season of “Doctor Who” debuts this Saturday on television and in theaters
Arts and culture briefs for Thursday, Aug. 21
New art show is a real ‘Nightmare’
Former Hendrix bassist Billy Cox headlining Live on the Levee


Donis "Donnie" Martin
Donis "Donnie" Martin of Parkersburg passed away from a massive stroke on Aug. 20, 2014 at...
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