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Parkersburg museum pays tribute to Borg Warner chemicals
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Parkersburg museum pays tribute to Borg Warner chemicals

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — When visitors enter the Oil and Gas Museum, they will find themselves stepping out of the 21st century and into a pre-Civil War era.

Though the East Coast’s first oil well was discovered in Titusville,...

Parkersburg museum pays tribute to Borg Warner chemicals
Parkersburg museum pays tribute to Borg Warner chemicals

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. — When visitors enter the Oil and Gas Museum, they will find themselves stepping out of the 21st century and into a pre-Civil War era.

Though the East Coast’s first oil well was discovered in Titusville,...

Morrisey announces settlement over Nationwide insurance discounts

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has reached a settlement in a lawsuit regarding Nationwide Insurance’s offering of a discount on certain insurance products to West Virginia Farm Bureau members.

The settlement was announced Thursday on...

Raleigh school official calls for more calendar flexibility

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — A Raleigh County school official says counties need more flexibility to meet the state’s instructional time requirement.

Board of Education President Rick Snuffer says the current system isn’t equitable....

Disaster loans offered in Ky., W.Va., Va. for weather damage

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Federal disaster loans are available in parts of Kentucky, West Virginia and Virginia for weather-related damage in March.

The U.S. Small Business Administration says Aug. 3 is the deadline to apply for loans for...

New judge to take oath in Marshall County

MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — A new judge for West Virginia’s 2nd Circuit will take the oath of office at the Marshall County Courthouse.

Jeff Cramer’s swearing-in ceremony is set for Thursday afternoon. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin...

One dead, three hospitalized following crash
One dead, three hospitalized following crash

Tragedy again struck a local volunteer fire department, which suffered its second death in just a few weeks.

The latest incident involved a longtime volunteer firefighter who died after a vehicle rolled over a hillside in Glasgow. The incident...

Shaq, Tiger Woods and more bring big presence to The Greenbrier (video)
Shaq, Tiger Woods and more bring big presence to The Greenbrier (video)

Shaquille O’Neal, Tiger woods, Duck Dynasty crew a few noteable names at event Wednesday

By MARCUS CONSTANTINO

Daily Mail Staff

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Delegate wants government out of the marriage business

West Virginia’s role in issuing marriage licenses would be relegated only to record keeping for business and financial purposes under legislation being proposed by Delegate Josh Nelson, R-Boone, who says the government has no business meddling...

Complications ahead as prevailing wage rate expires

Officials won’t delay deadline, meaning there will be a hiatus until new wages set

Foundation completes purchase of facility in Tucker County

DAVIS, W.Va. (AP) — The National Youth Science Foundation has acquired a research and education center in Tucker County.

The foundation received federal approval in March to purchase the facility from the Canaan Valley Institute. ...

W.Va. first lady retires as community college president

LOGAN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia first lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin has retired as president of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College.

Tomblin’s retirement was effective Tuesday. She had served at the college for 33 ...

W.Va. mom accused of contaminating son’s IV pleads guilty

CINCINNATI (AP) — A West Virginia woman accused of deliberately making her 9-year-old son sick by contaminating his IV at a Cincinnati hospital has pleaded guilty to a charge of child endangering and was sentenced to six years in prison....

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