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Proposed Civic Center renovation features airy corridors, outdoor plaza
Proposed Civic Center renovation features airy corridors, outdoor plaza

A renovated Charleston Civic Center could include new glassed-in corridors, an expanded convention center space and an outdoor plaza along the Elk River, according to concept renderings presented to city council’s Finance Committee Monday...

Proposed Civic Center renovation features airy corridors, outdoor plaza
Proposed Civic Center renovation features airy corridors, outdoor plaza

A renovated Charleston Civic Center could include new glassed-in corridors, an expanded convention center space and an outdoor plaza along the Elk River, according to concept renderings presented to city council’s Finance Committee Monday night....

About 550 W.Va. coal miners failed drug tests

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — In the last two years, more than 550 West Virginia coal miners have temporarily lost their mining certifications because they failed a drug test.

State Office of Miner’s Health, Safety and Training Eugene...

Helmick touts West Virginia’s ‘$6-billion opportunity’
Helmick touts West Virginia’s ‘$6-billion opportunity’

Agriculture chief says potato farming a major opportunity for West Virginia

Jared Hunt column: Shoppers plan to spend more on others

Holiday shoppers plan to splurge more on friends and family and less on themselves this year, according to a new survey from the National Retail Federation.

The survey, conducted by Prosper Insights and Analytics, found that individuals...

Market turmoil: A gift for mortgage refinancers?
Market turmoil: A gift for mortgage refinancers?

A sudden plunge in mortgage rates this week raised an urgent question for millions of Americans:

Should I refinance my mortgage?

Across the country, homeowners and would-be homeowners eager for a bargain rate fired off inquiries to...

Thinner iPads, Mac updates introduced
Thinner iPads, Mac updates introduced

Payment system will allow consumers

to pay with iPhones

at certain stores

Museum of Radio and Technology channels memories of a bygone era
Museum of Radio and Technology channels memories of a bygone era

HUNTINGTON ­— Touring the Museum of Radio and Technology is like stepping back in time to the beginning of radio, television, and computers.

It opened in 1991 in the old Harveytown Elementary School, 1640 Florence Ave., on...

W.Va. litter control, solid waste conference set

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A three-day conference is set to focus on recycling, re-use and sustainability.

Officials say the 2014 West Virginia Educational Conference on Litter Control and Solid Waste Management is scheduled to begin Sunday ...

Chrysler recalls 907,000 cars, SUVs

DETROIT — Nearly 907,000 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep SUVs and cars are being recalled for alternators that can fail and heated power mirror wiring that can short and cause minor fires.

The recalls, posted Thursday by U.S. safety regulators,...

Jared Hunt column: Highway bill could boost W.Va. economy

If Congress and the president could get their act together and pass a long-term transportation bill, it could create more than 2,700 jobs in West Virginia, according to a new report.

The Alliance for American Manufacturing partnered with Duke...

Huntington costume shop makes Halloween magic
Huntington costume shop makes Halloween magic

HUNTINGTON — When Ken Fox and Ken Epperly first opened their costume and magic shop, Magic Makers, they had to create their own Halloween makeup kits to sell.

They would take individual colors — red, yellow, brown, green and blue...

Who’s the best boss you ever had?
Who’s the best boss you ever had?

Today marks the 56th anniversary of National Boss Day, a day of observance and recognition for outstanding employers, which is acknowledged throughout the United States, England, Australia and South Africa.

In 1958, Patricia Bays Haroski...

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