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Girls Father is Accused of Shooting her Boyfriend

Girls Father is Accused of Shooting her Boyfriend

An argument between a boyfriend and a girl’s father led up to a shooting Wednesday night in the 100 block of Blue Creek road. Kanawha County Deputies said the shooting suspect is the father...

Armstead on Justice

Armstead on Justice

West Virginia’s House Speaker believes Governor Justice is doing the right thing in ensuring a government shutdown does not take place. Justice said yesterday he was not going to sign the new fiscal budget...

Senior Wins Scholarship

Senior Wins Scholarship

When Ripley High School senior Chris Neil heads off to college, he can leave his checkbook at home. Yesterday, he was named the winner of the full four-year scholarship to West Virginia Wesleyan. The...

Justice signs Road Repair Bill

Justice signs Road Repair Bill

Gov. Jim Justice has signed a new law to ramp up road repairs and reconstruction across the state supported by a higher gasoline tax, raised sales tax on car sales and higher motor vehicle...

Capito and Healthcare for WV

Capito and Healthcare for WV

West Virginia Republican U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito says she’s reviewing the Senate Republican draft legislation to overhaul health care and has posted it on her website for constituents to read. Capito says she’ll...

Huntington Officers Rehired After Budget Cuts

Huntington Officers Rehired After Budget Cuts

Five former West Virginia police officers will return to their department after a city’s projected $5 million budget deficit laid them off. The City of Huntington says the five probationary officers will return to...

Mayor Wants Topless Rally to Wait

Mayor Wants Topless Rally to Wait

Charleston Mayor Danny Jones wants this weekend’s topless rally to be postponed. The march is scheduled within a block of where children might be participating in a street art and children’s art fair during...