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W.Va. GOP wants election changes in possible Manchin gov bid

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin considers a 2016 return bid for governor, Republicans hope to block West Virginia’s most prominent Democrat from handpicking his Senate successor for two years.

Should he reclaim...

W.Va. GOP wants election changes in possible Manchin gov bid

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin considers a 2016 return bid for governor, Republicans hope to block West Virginia’s most prominent Democrat from handpicking his Senate successor for two years.

Should he reclaim...

Chinese arts act hits city
Chinese arts act hits city

The Shen Yun 2015 World Tour will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at the Clay Center.

Shen Yun is a performing arts and entertainment company based out of New York. Through music and dance, Shen Yun blends ancient legends and modern...

Motorists advised to watch for ice on roads as ground remains cold

A series of accidents were reported on slick travel surfaces Thursday morning.

Several accidents occurred throughout the Kanawha Valley between 10 and 11 a.m. Thursday with no injuries reported, a Kanawha County 911 dispatcher said.

She said the wrecks were not serious and referred to the Metro website for accident locations. According to the website, wrecks were reported between 10 and 11 a.m. on Rutledge Road, Strawberry Road, Pennsylvania Avenue, and Cantley Drive. Accidents were also reported on Interstate 77 near Sissonville, Interstate 79 at Little Sandy, and Smith Creek Road in Tornado.

West Liberty president accused of violating ethics law

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Liberty University President Robin Capehart faces allegations that he violated state ethics law by using university resources to promote his film company.

The allegations are contained in a statement of...

Employee pleads guilty to taking money from WVU-Parkersburg

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia University at Parkersburg employee faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to using school funds for personal expenses.

Kevin Francis Offenberger is scheduled to be sentenced in April....

Attorney General nominee moves closer to confirmation
Attorney General nominee moves closer to confirmation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators weigh Loretta Lynch’s nomination for attorney general for a second day at a hearing certain to pile criticism on President Barack Obama and Eric Holder, the current occupant of the job.

Thursday’s...

Expect tiny tuxes, but no real puppy love at dog weddings
Expect tiny tuxes, but no real puppy love at dog weddings

LOS ANGELES — When pet owners dress up their dogs in miniature white dresses and tiny tuxes, some believe the barks that signal “I do” reveal true puppy love.

These animal lovers say their pooches can feel real longing for...

West Liberty president accused of violating ethics law

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Liberty University President Robin Capehart faces allegations that he violated state ethics law by using university resources to promote his film company.

Media outlets report that the...

Regional schedule set for West Virginia History Bowl

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Regional competitions start next month in the sixth annual West Virginia History Bowl.

The competition is designed to test eighth-grade history buffs on their knowledge of West Virginia culture, geography,...

Yeager Airport reports drop in boardings in 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Passenger boardings at Yeager Airport were down 4 percent in 2014.

Officials at the Charleston airport blame the decline on severe winter weather last January and February and the water crisis involving a...

W.Va. delegate appeals for donations for veterans’ program

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Delegate Joshua Nelson is seeking donations of farm equipment for a program that gives a hand to veterans getting into farming.

The Boone Republican is making the appeal for the Veterans and Warriors...

Editorial cartoon, Thursday, Jan. 29
Editorial cartoon, Thursday, Jan. 29

Editorial cartoon, Thursday, Jan. 29

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