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Future uncertain for WVU Tech campus in Montgomery
Future uncertain for WVU Tech campus in Montgomery

West Virginia University’s president won’t say whether WVU’s Institute of Technology will remain in Montgomery as WVU moves forward with its offer to purchase the defunct Mountain State University campus in...

Man stabbed in Cross Lanes

A man was stabbed in the abdomen in Cross Lanes on Sunday night, according to Kanawha County emergency dispatchers.

The man, whose name was unavailable as of press time Sunday, walked into the Dollar General on 5211 Doc Bailey Road after being...

Moments in Time: Summers Street
Moments in Time: Summers Street

Bulletin Board: Jan. 19, 2015

Lung FORCE Breakfast

The American Lung Association in West Virginia is hosting a Lung FORCE breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Feb. 3 at Embassy Suites to discuss the rise of lung cancer and COPD in women. Keynote speakers Dr. Dan Foster and Michelle...

Roane woman’s experience with raccoons turns into book
Roane woman’s experience with raccoons turns into book

PARKERSBURG — For Sharon Kay Carper, her relationship with three generations of a raccoon family began with a chance encounter at home.

Carper, a native of Roane County, said her experience with Alice, Reagan...

Police looking for Cross Lanes runaway
Police looking for Cross Lanes runaway

A Cross Lanes teen ran away from her family and is still missing, police said.

Alexus Faith Rubin, 13, of Cross Lanes, left to spend the night on Friday with a friend. Since then, she has made phone contact with family members, but has refused...

Several shots fired during fight at bar in Dunbar

Three men fired several shots at one another during a fight at a Dunbar bar late Saturday, according to a news release from Dunbar Police Department.

The altercation occurred just before midnight during a benefit for Kalvon Casdorph, of...

Charles Town to renovate historic Charles Washington Hall

The Associated Press

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. – Charles Town officials plan to construct a commuter center inside the historic Charles Washington Hall.

The $3.95 million renovation project will include a sheltered waiting area for bus...

Retired Consol worker wins religious discrimination suit

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – A federal jury has awarded $150,000 to a retired worker who sued Consol Energy Inc. for religious discrimination.

The Exponent Telegram reports that jurors awarded the compensatory damages to Beverly R. Butcher Jr....

Winfield man arrested in riding club theft

Police arrested a Winfield man on Friday for allegedly stealing copper and causing thousands of dollars in damage to the Winfield Riding Club, according to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department.

Bobby Joe Cowan, 28, of Winfield, has been ...

Man’s sentencing delayed on charge related to Mercer County fire

The Associated Press

PRINCETON, W.Va. – The sentencing of a man on a charge related to a multimillion-dollar fire in Matoaka has been delayed until April.

Media outlets report that 29-year-old Brandon Coomes’ lawyer...

Two people die in Summers County house fire

Two people died in a fire at a house in Summers County in the early morning hours Sunday, according to the State Fire Marshal’s Office.

The fire was reported at about 3:15 a.m. and happened on a rural route outside of Hinton, according to ...

State looks to attract more millennial workers to public sector

Although the number of young state employees has been somewhat stable, the West Virginia Division of Personnel is looking to attract more Millennials to its workforce.

But some say not enough is being done to usher in new blood and compete with...