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WV tax incentives: Business boon or bust for county coffers
WV tax incentives: Business boon or bust for county coffers

At least 13 companies in West Virginia pay reduced or possibly no property taxes because of a program in which the West Virginia Economic Development Authority purchases property and leases the land, buildings or equipment back to the businesses.

WV tax incentives: Business boon or bust for county coffers
WV tax incentives: Business boon or bust for county coffers

At least 13 companies in West Virginia pay reduced or possibly no property taxes because of a program in which the West Virginia Economic Development Authority purchases property and leases the land, buildings or equipment back to the businesses....

Elderly targeted by online scams

Sandra’s Facebook friend told her that she had won $50,000 in a random drawing.

“She wanted me to send money so I could get my $50,000 in cash,” Sandra, who asked that her real name be withheld, said. “She talked me...

Copa del Calvario honors fallen footballer, connects communities
Copa del Calvario honors fallen footballer, connects communities

HURRICANE — Genoveva Magana’s son called her for the last time on March 19, before he was shot and killed. He’d called about picking up his dog.

Rodolfo “Rudy” Magana loved...

Fewer students, younger teachers cited for $85M drop in WV education budget

The West Virginia Department of Education’s budget decreased by $85.3 million for the 2015-16 fiscal year, which started last week, because of decreased student enrollment, continued retirements of higher-paid teachers,...

3 shot at Charleston bar, liquor license suspended

Three people were shot and wounded early Saturday morning at a bar in downtown Charleston, police said.

The shooting happened around 2 a.m. at Monkey Barrel, on Leon Sullivan Way.

Andre “A-3” Williamson, Melissa Dawn Tate and ...

Marshall hires noted but controversial neurosurgeon
Marshall hires noted but controversial neurosurgeon

Associated Press

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Marshall University has recruited a noted surgeon who ran into trouble experimenting with human brains using bowel bacteria but will continue the same research on rats under tight restrictions....

Woman drowns crossing high water in Lincoln County creek

A woman drowned in Lincoln County early Saturday morning after the car she was traveling in attempted to cross a creek and got stuck in high water, the West Virginia State Police said.

Katherine Runyon, 48, was one of four people in a Mercury...

Generation Charleston chairman: key to success is proximity
Generation Charleston chairman: key to success is proximity

If Don Wilson can find success, anyone can.

That’s what the 34-year-old Charleston native believes, and he walks through life spreading that gospel to others.

“I’m not special. I’m literally not special. If I...

Loudendale man wins national award for community involvement
Loudendale man wins national award for community involvement

LOUDENDALE — Jeff Blount tries to be the sort of neighbor he’d want to have — a strategy that has earned him national recognition.

“This community goes above and beyond. You...

Hundreds mourn fallen WV firefighter
Hundreds mourn fallen WV firefighter

The bagpiper’s first note strained to escape the instrument — the high-pitched squeak drowned out the muted sobs.

On the concourse in front of Riverside High School, mourners stood in two lines across from each other, forming a...

Mall announces teen art competition winners

On June 30, the Charleston Town Center Mall announced the winners of the 2015 Teen Art Search: FestivALL’s Quest for Xtreme Teen Artists.

The winners are:

Best in Show — James Petit

Purchase Award — Sam Slater...

First-time submitter wins $500 Purchase Award
First-time submitter wins $500 Purchase Award

Working as a security officer at the Charleston Town Center Mall, Sam Slater learned of its upcoming art competition for people ages 13 to 23.

With a love for drawing, he decided to take the leap and submit.

“I can’t really ...

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