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New Analysis of Senate Health Care Bill Shows 35 States, Including W.Va. Set to Lose Funds - America News
New Analysis of Senate Health Care Bill Shows 35 States, Including W.Va. Set to Lose Funds13 minutes ago
A new health care bill to replace the Affordable Care Act was recently introduced in the U.S. Senate. The bill would fundamentally alter Medicaid financing and reduce federal spending for health coverage, according to a new analysis released today by the
Name released of man fatally shot by police in West Virginia - America News
Name released of man fatally shot by police in West Virginia 33 minutes ago
WEST MILFORD, W.Va. — State Police in West Virginia have released the name of an Ohio carjacking suspect who was fatally shot by officers during a weekend manhunt. Sgt. Mark Kiddy tells media outlets that 21-year-old Brian Ziro of Columbus, Ohio, ha
West Virginia Supreme Court clerk leaving for US job - America News
West Virginia Supreme Court clerk leaving for US job 33 minutes ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia Supreme Court Clerk Rory Perry has accepted a job as a federal court clerk in Charleston. The Supreme Court announced Thursday that Perry will leave effective Oct. 31. He will be replaced by Deputy Clerk Eydie Gaise
Sessions returns to West Virginia to discuss opioid crisis - America News
Sessions returns to West Virginia to discuss opioid crisis 4 hours ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has returned to West Virginia for the second time in four months to discuss efforts to stop the nation’s opioid epidemic. At an event Thursday in Charleston, Sessions said it’s wron
In Graphic Novel Sequel, West Virginia Writer Tackles Coal, Climate & Race - America News
In Graphic Novel Sequel, West Virginia Writer Tackles Coal, Climate & Race 4 hours ago
A few years back, West Virginia writer and filmmaker Danny Boyd stepped into the world of graphic novels, releasing books under his cult-classic Chillers franchise, as well as other stories. One of which was Carbon , a mythological world set in an alterna
Recurring Events - America News
Recurring Events 4 hours ago
(Editor's Note: If there are any changes in the dates or times for the meetings in the community calendar, please speak to the organization involved.)
Energy executive to deliver WVU lecture Thursday - America News
Energy executive to deliver WVU lecture Thursday 4 hours ago
MORGANTOWN - Keith Hainer, executive vice president and chief operating officer for Contura Energy, will speak Thursday as part of West Virginia University's Department of Mining Engineering's William N. Poundstone Lecture Series. The lecture, entitled "A
Police chase ends in Logan County, 2 cruisers hit - America News
Police chase ends in Logan County, 2 cruisers hit 4 hours ago
MUDFORK — A Dingess man is in custody with a $1 million bond, after a high-speed chase through Mingo and Logan counties Wednesday night that ended with the fleeing vehicle ramming a Mingo County cruiser.
West Liberty University reviving marching band - America News
West Liberty University reviving marching band 5 hours ago
WEST LIBERTY, W.Va. — West Liberty University is reviving its marching band after state budget cuts forced it to be put on hiatus in March 2016. University President Stephen Greiner announced Thursday that the band plans to return next fall. Greiner
Hog-Tied? NAFTA Talks Have Ohio Valley Pork Producers Nervous - America News
Hog-Tied? NAFTA Talks Have Ohio Valley Pork Producers Nervous 5 hours ago
Talks on renegotiating NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement, are set for later this month and farm country is concerned about the potential fallout from a trade dispute. Pork producers are especially nervous about the implications of a threat fr
Police chase ends in Logan County, 2 cruisers hit - America News
Police chase ends in Logan County, 2 cruisers hit 5 hours ago
MUDFORK — The Logan County Sheriff’s Department responded to a request from the Mingo County Sheriff’s Department Wednesday about needing assistance in a vehicle pursuit crossing into Logan County involving a small white truck. Logan County Deputies were
Ohio Increases Fines to $2.3M Against Rover Pipeline Developer - America News
Ohio Increases Fines to $2.3M Against Rover Pipeline Developer 6 hours ago
Ohio's environmental regulators have more than doubled the proposed fines against a company building a natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Michigan, saying Wednesday the two sides are at an impasse. The fines now stand at $2.3 million and stem from
NAFTA Talks Have Ohio Valley Farmers on Edge - America News
NAFTA Talks Have Ohio Valley Farmers on Edge 7 hours ago
On this West Virginia Morning, talks on renegotiating NAFTA are set for later this month and farm country is concerned about changes to the trade agreement. Nicole Erwin reports that pork producers in the Ohio Valley could have the most to lose in a trade
Lessons from the Appalachian Trail - America News
Lessons from the Appalachian Trail 7 hours ago
A Virginia pastor finds the connection between the values of Appalachian Trail hikers he meets in town and those of his congregation: listening, story-telling, a quieting of technological distractions.
ARRESTS: Thurs., Sept. 21, 2017 - America News
ARRESTS: Thurs., Sept. 21, 2017 7 hours ago
FAIRMONT — Joseph Hess, 27, of 137 Bonasso Dr., Shinnston, was arrested Sept. 16 for forgery of a public record.
TICKET: ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ coming to FSU - America News
TICKET: ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ coming to FSU 7 hours ago
FAIRMONT – After directing a stage adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird in Prickett’s Fort this June, Troy Snyder felt it was a production worth bringing back to Fairmont State University (FSU).
Deadline for SBA disaster assistance - America News
Deadline for SBA disaster assistance 7 hours ago
Businesses of all sizes, private nonprofit organizations, homeowners and renters are being encouraged by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to apply for a disaster loan before the Oct. 17 deadline, according to a news release. Anyone in the decl
Chamber Music Society to open season - America News
Chamber Music Society to open season 7 hours ago
The Fairmont Chamber Music Society (FCMS), now in its 36th year, will open its 2017-18 concert season with Lawler + Fadoul, flutist and marimbist, at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 24, in St. Peter the Fisherman Church, 407 Jackson St.,…
Constitution Week encourages voter registration - America News
Constitution Week encourages voter registration 7 hours ago
FAIRMONT – At Fairmont Senior High School (FSHS) the faculty of the social studies department takes a few extra steps to further educate students in their field.
Commission donates to Honor Flight ‘17 - America News
Commission donates to Honor Flight ‘17 7 hours ago
FAIRMONT — At their meeting Wednesday, the Marion County Commission approved an award for the 2017 Honor Flight.
Food Wars donations starting to roll in - America News
Food Wars donations starting to roll in 7 hours ago
Food Wars, a food drive hosted by the Times West Virginian, kicked off Sunday, and donations are beginning to roll in.