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  1. Marble Tournament Held In CharlestonRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

    A game familiar to generations past is being played by some youngsters this weekend.


  2. Some W.Va. state Dems flip to GOP for midtermsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Washington Times

    As Republicans rally for more control in West Virginia's long-time Democratic Legislature, a few Democrats have jumped ship to the GOP and are challenging former colleagues in midterm races.


  3. Carl Gene Braley, 68Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Patch.com

    CARL GENE BRALEY, 68, of Manassas, Virginia passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Virginia Hospital Center.


  4. Wheels baseball gets wet and wildRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

    Rock Hill, South Pointe or Woodrow Wilson vs. Northwestern, immediately following first semifinal The 4 p.m. games at all three sites were completed, but only one of the three nightcaps finished, Fort Mill’s 12-2 blowout of Rock Hill as pouring rain moved into the area.


  5. Rahall participates in groundbreaking, answers questions from constituentsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    West Virginia Third District Congressman Nick Rahall continued his tradition of direct contact with constituents in a visit Tuesday to Logan.


  6. ODU helps develop evacuation model for disastersRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Washington Post

    It took nine hours to get most of the people to the interstate across the river when the zombies closed in on Charleston, W.Va.


  7. Feds approve some funding for WVa. following chemical spill, but refuse to call it a 'major disaster'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | TBD.com

    The request approved Thursday allows first responders, public agencies in nine counties and certain nonprofit groups to apply for grants in order to recoup costs incurred after the Jan. 9 spill.


  8. Fransoso gets Single-A spot with West VirginiaRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | SeacoastOnline

    Pittsburgh Pirates minor-leaguer Mike Fransoso will open his second season as a professional with the Single-A West Virginia Power later this week.


  9. Drug-related death, illness statistics grim in Mercer, McDowellRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    Southern West Virginia's persistent drug-abuse problem is now evident in state statistics: Both Mercer County and neighboring McDowell County have some of the highest rates for drug overdoses and drug-related health problems.


  10. Dorothy Hopkins, 91, MillersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Dorothy E. Hopkins, 91, born Feb. 13, 1923, to William Ashley McCune and Gracie Allene Fields in Oak Hill, W.Va.


  11. Pressure rises for fair tax on natural gasRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    Republican lawmakers who hold majorities in both houses of the state Legislature have defied the public will by refusing to establish a fair tax on natural gas extraction.


  12. Little Progress: Legislators, Tomblin should reconsider waiverRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    A new health care study makes it clearer than ever that West Virginia policymakers are missing a good bet by not spending more on the Medicaid Aged and Disabled Waiver program.


  13. Manchin ponders run for governorRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Herald Star Online

    Frustrated by the ways of Washington and often at odds with leaders of his own party, Sen. Joe Manchin is leaving his options open - including a possible run for his old job as West Virginia governor in 2016.


  14. Proposed Shell project draws more than 1,000 to informational meetingsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Plastics News

    More than 1,000 people attended a pair of public meetings hosted by Shell Chemical LP on April 16 to discuss the possibility of building a major petrochemicals plant in the Pittsburgh area, but a final decision on the project could still be a year or two away, a company official said at the first meeting.


  15. Editorial: Short takesRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Charleston Daily Mail

    For years, the federal government claimed that 47.6 million Americans were uninsured based on answers to a survey question by the Census Bureau, which asked if a person had been without health insurance sometime during the previous 12 months.


  16. A horse for a course: Lucy's Bob Boy takes aim at Classic crown at Charles TownRead the original story

    Yesterday | Northern Virginia Daily

    Lucy's Bob Boy, ridden by jockey Gustavo Larrosa, crosses the finish line to win last year's Confucius Say Stakes at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races in Charles Town, W.Va.


  17. W.Va. expands tourism campaign after chem spillRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marietta Times

    West Virginia is expanding its tourism funding in hopes of offsetting negative publicity from the January chemical spill in the Elk River that spurred a water-use ban for days.


  18. Two W.Va. manufacturers selected as finalists in Shale Innovation contestRead the original story

    Yesterday | Huntington News

    Two West Virginia manufacturers nominated by the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing have been selected as finalists in a shale gas innovation contest that will award $100,000 to the winners.


  19. W.Va. Prosecutor: Charles Severance Gun Charge LegitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NBC Washington

    A recent court document from the lawyer for a man being investigated in connection with three high-profile murders in Alexandria, Va., sheds light on the alleged crimes and questions about his arrest.


  20. Ken Allman Recognized as West Virginia's Small-Business Person of the YearRead the original story

    Friday | PRWeb

    Allman, owner and CEO of PracticeLink.com and MountainPlex Properties, will be recognized at the Small Business Week Awards Celebration in Morgantown, W.Va.