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The southwest Virginia legend will be honored by the academy in October in a class that also includes Al Pacino, writers John Irving and Annie Proulx and the man who discovered the Titanic, Robert Ballard.
Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia A man was arrested Wednesday, and is accused of kicking his pregnant girlfriend in the stomach.
With the opening of the Silver Line just days away, it's easy to forget just how close it came to not happening at all.
The contamination was discovered in a sample taken from a home on July 8. The advisory was issued Tuesday after six additional samples from the town's wells tested positive for E. coli.
The man who abducted and murdered a Virginia teen will learn his fate Wednesday afternoon.
Two appeals courts reached differing decisions on Obamacare subsidies Tuesday, meaning a likely Supreme Court case on the key component of the health care law.
A four-month-old psychiatric-bed registry that is supposed to provide up-to-the-minute information for Virginians who need emergency mental health treatment is being updated as seldom as once a day, state officials told a panel of lawmakers this week.
A graphic from the Bureau of Ocean and Energy Managment displays the approximate areas of interest for companies hoping to conduct seismeic airgun surveys in support oil and gas exploration as allowed by the National Evnironment Policy Act.
Time is almost up for residents of the Virginian in Lynchburg. Tenants of the affordable income property continue their housing search in a market with limited availability.
The number of cops killed nationwide in the line of duty was up 31 percent during the first six months of this year.
A federal appeals court dealt a potentially major blow to President Obama's health care law, ruling that participants in health exchanges run by the federal government in 34 states cannot receive tax subsidies.
Rep. Nick J. Rahall speaks during a visit by him and his colleagues discussing bilateral relationships between Egypt and the U.S., in Cairo March 15, 2012.
The website, Virtual Virginia, offers you the chance that if you want to enroll in a class which either isn't offered, or only offered every once in a while.
The city of Roanoke, Virginia, and its neighboring city of Salem want to build a fiber network throughout the Roanoke Valley, but will their surrounding counties go along with the plan? Southwest Virginia's Roanoke Valley likes to promote itself as a good environment for business .
It's been one year since Virginia adopted its strictest law yet to curb texting while driving.
The investigation by West Virginia health officials found that, prior to November 2013, needles and syringes were reused at Valley Pain Management to administer pain medications and saline solutions, and the same pain medication vial was used for more than one patient, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources and the Ohio ... (more)
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