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Kentucky mayor accused in hit-and-run

Kentucky mayor accused in hit-and-run

The mayor of Somerset, Kentucky is accused of hit-and-run. Kentucky State Police say the accident happened Sunday evening on South Maple Street. Mayor Edward Girdler hit a child on a bicycle and left the...

Hospital workers rally at St. Mary’s Medical Center

Hospital workers rally at St. Mary’s Medical Center

Hospital workers from St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington held a rally yesterday. The Service Employees Union is trying to get employees attention and support for an upcoming vote on union membership. Supporters gathered...

Kanawha County needs school bus drivers

Kanawha County needs school bus drivers

Kanawha County is starting the new school year with a bus driver shortage. The district has over twenty driver positions that need to be filled. School starts next Monday. If you’re interested in becoming...

Mold clean up at St. Albans High School

Mold clean up at St. Albans High School

School officials found mold at St. Albans High School. Mold was found in twelve classrooms, the library, computer lab and counselor suite last week. Each room has been cleaned, and follow up air quality...

Steel workers reach agreement with Special Metals

Steel workers reach agreement with Special Metals

Special Metals and union employees have reached a deal. Steel workers were locked out for four days when Special Metals sent everyone home Friday. Union workers voted on a new contract last night, and...

Delegates vote to impeach Supreme Court Justices

Delegates vote to impeach Supreme Court Justices

The House of Delegates approved articles of impeachment against the four remaining justices of the state Supreme Court. Justice Allen Loughry and Justice Robin Davis were impeached on several articles, including overspending on office...

House Approves an Article That Impeaches All Four Justices

House Approves an Article That Impeaches All Four Justices

The West Virginia House of Delegates voted to approve Article 14 on Monday, effectively impeaching all four remaining Supreme Court justices. The House, thus far, has voted to approve seven articles of impeachment against...

WVSU to Host NAACP Conference

WVSU to Host NAACP Conference

West Virginia State University in Institute will host the NAACP’s annual state conference this month. The group will hold it’s own meetings, but there’s also a public meeting scheduled for 6pm on Friday August...

Back-to-School Brings Bus Driver Shortage

Back-to-School Brings Bus Driver Shortage

With school starting this week, a shortage of bus drivers has some parents worried if the kids will get to school on time. Kanawha County Schools is short 22 drivers, and Eyewitness News reported...

Four Aviators Inducted Into Halls of Honor

Four Aviators Inducted Into Halls of Honor

The West Virginia Aviation Hall of Fame and Wall of Valor have inducted four new members. The Hall of Fame inducted Samuel J. Frankman and James R. Griffith. The Wall of Valor inductees are...