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Gov. Tomblin again vetoes abortion ban bill
Gov. Tomblin again vetoes abortion ban bill

Governor cites constitutional concerns in veto of House Bill 2568

Adding a little lime to your life: Couple serves up authentic Thai
Adding a little lime to your life: Couple serves up authentic Thai

For those familiar with The Empty Glass, a dimly lit, neighborhood bar on Charleston’s East End, international cuisine is probably the last thing you’d imagine being served.

Starting March 3, frequenters will be able to enjoy pan ...

For second year, Tomblin vetoes 20-week abortion ban

As expected, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has vetoed a bill banning abortions after 20 weeks in West Virginia, citing constitutional concerns (HB2568).

In his veto message, Tomblin writes, “As reflected in my voting record during my time in...

Boil-water advisories

A boil-water advisory issued Feb. 22 for customers of the Glen White Trap Hill Public Service District has been lifted.

Mayoral candidate wants Charleston revival
Mayoral candidate wants Charleston revival

Republican mayoral candidate Joshua Scott wants Charleston to be a bustling city.

The 33-year-old Fayette County native said Charleston’s present feels less lively than its past.

“Charleston was always so bright and big....

Funerals for: March 03, 2015

Bollinger, Cramer, Jr. 7 p.m., Good Shepherd Mortuary, South Charleston.

Burdette, Clarence L. II 1 p.m., Cunningham

Coombs, Melinda 1 p.m., Greene

Edwards, Kermit 2 p.m., Casdorph and Curry...

Roger Songer

Roger Alan Songer, 58, of Charleston, went to his eternal home in Heaven February 28, 2015. He was born May 6, 1956, in Charleston to the late Fred and Anne Fields.

Roger was a Navy veteran and an upholsterer by trade. He loved to watch Marshall ...

John Hammonds

John William Hammonds, 85, of Ballard, died Mon. March 2, 2015. Service will be 1 p.m. Wed. March 4, at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel, Peterstown. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until time of service, Wed. at the funeral home. Arrangements by ...

Donald Martin Sr.

Donald Martin, Sr. 86, passed away peacefully, March 1, 2015, at Teays Valley Center in Hurricane, WV.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Peggy Boggess Martin; son, Donald (Eddy) Martin, Jr.; sister, Janet Parreira of Nitro; and...

Judy Ann Epperly

Judy Ann Quesenberry Epperly, 70, of Oak Hill, died Sat., Feb. 28, 2015. Service will be 11 a.m. Wed. March 4, at Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill. Friends may call one hour prior to service time on Wed. at the funeral home. Arrangements by Tyree Funeral...

Boyd Bogges

Boyd Clinton Bogges, 84, of Oak Hill, died Sun. March 1, 2015. Arrangements are incomplete with Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

Vernon Hill

Vernon L. Hill, 64, of Henderson, died Feb. 27, 2015. Service will be 1 p.m. Thurs. March 5, at Deal Funeral Home, Point Pleasant. Friends may visit with the family from noon to 1 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.

Wilma Martin

Wilma Gail Martin, 56, of Union, died Sun., March 1, 2015. In honoring Wilma's wishes, she will be cremated. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wed. March 4, at the Groves Funeral Home Chapel, Union. Groves Funeral Home, Union is serving ...

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