Get Connected
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • Sign In
  • Classifieds
  • Sections

 » 

About 550 W.Va. coal miners failed drug tests

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – In the last two years, more than 550 West Virginia coal miners have temporarily lost their mining certifications because they failed a drug test.

State Office of Miner’s Health, Safety and Training Eugene White...

About 550 W.Va. coal miners failed drug tests

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – In the last two years, more than 550 West Virginia coal miners have temporarily lost their mining certifications because they failed a drug test.

State Office of Miner’s Health, Safety and Training Eugene White...

Morrisey still wants gay marriage lawsuit dismissed

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey still wants a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by same-sex couples over the state’s ban on gay marriage, despite the fact gay couples can now marry in the Mountain State.

Three same-sex couples...

Water line break floods part of GW high school’s track, field
Water line break floods part of GW high school’s track, field

Coal companies pressured for ‘good water data,’ lab official says

Employees of a Raleigh County laboratory falsified water quality samples under pressure from their coal company clients, a laboratory technician and supervisor who pleaded guilty to conspiracy to violate the Clean Water Act told a federal judge...

Proposal to house inmates in Ky. on “back burner”

With inmate populations trending downward, and with opportunities for several new in-state facilities, a proposal to house state prisoners at a private, for-profit prison in Kentucky are “way back on the back burner,” the state...

Christmas parade participants wanted

Charleston’s annual Christmas Parade is looking for participants.

The parade will take place Saturday, Dec. 6, at 10 a.m.

Lineup begins at 9 a.m. on Kanawha Boulevard between Clendenin and Capitol Streets.

All floats must be...

Correction

The incorrect address and phone number was listed for Kenco Farms in the article, “A Ferment Desire: Vintners and distillers anxious to blaze a trail,” in the Sunday Gazette-Mail. The address is 1414 Centralia Road in Sutton, and the...

W. Va. judge to appeal punishment for affair

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The West Virginia Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday over disciplinary action against a judge who had an inappropriate sexual affair.

Randolph County Circuit Judge Jaymie Godwin Wilfong admitted to having a two-...

Manchin in North Carolina stumping for Hagan

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Sen. Joe Manchin is in North Carolina campaigning for Sen. Kay Hagan, who faces a tough re-election.

The West Virginia Democrat said Monday he’s visiting Statesville, Wilkesboro and Hickory touting Hagan as a...

W.Va. couple convicted of stealing to buy NC house

WHEELING, W.Va. – A West Virginia couple has been convicted of stealing from a 90-year-old woman to buy a beach house in North Carolina.

A federal jury found Timothy Summers, 67, and his wife, Lea Ann Summers, 52, of Proctor, guilty of...

Bulletin Board: Oct. 21, 2014

Film screening

Charleston Montessori School and Lemonade Day West Virginia will sponsor a screening of the documentary film “Lemonade Stories: Inspiring Entrepreneurs and the Mothers Who Made Them” at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Annex...

Bodies found in burned vehicle in McDowell County

State police are investigating the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a burned vehicle in McDowell County.

Media outlets report that the bodies were discovered early Sunday morning in the Longpole community north of Panther....

Newsletters