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Ginseng season opens in West Virginia

September 1, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Ginseng diggers are heading to West Virginia's forests as the season for harvesting the plant opens.

West Virginia's ginseng season began Monday and runs through Nov. more »»

Hatfield-McCoy Trail permit sales increase

September 1, 2014

BRAMWELL, W.Va. (AP) — All-terrain vehicle permit sales for the Hatfield-McCoy trail are up this summer.

Trail director Jeff Lusk tells the Bluefield Daily Telegraph (http://bi. more »»

Berkeley County hospital goes tobacco-free

September 1, 2014

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Tobacco use is no longer allowed at Jefferson Medical Center in Charles Town.

The hospital's new tobacco-free policy went into effect Monday. more »»

5 Things to know about the West Virginia elections

September 1, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia voters will decide on Nov. 4 if they'll shift their historically Democratic state even further right. more »»

Brace for more election year slams, West Virginia

September 1, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — For West Virginians already sick of political slam ads, TV will be even tougher to stomach after their Labor Day barbecue. more »»

New bike share program available in Huntington

September 1, 2014

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — If you're visiting Huntington and want to take a two-wheeled cruise around the city, your ship has come in. more »»

Group compiling list of pet-friendly landlords

September 1, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. more »»

W.Va. colleges cut jobs as state support declines

August 31, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia colleges are slashing payrolls and making other adjustments to compensate for losing $42 million in state funding over the past two years. more »»

Shepherdstown teacher attends space camp

August 31, 2014

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Shepherdstown Middle School English teacher Marianne Tomasic likes to make her summer vacations count by having unique experiences she can take back into her classroom. more »»

Hotel operators question need for more lodging

August 31, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Hotel operators aren't so sure the Charleston-area market can sustain another inn. more »»

W.Va. county scraps quarterly town hall meetings

August 30, 2014

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — The Berkeley County Council is ending its town hall meetings due to poor community attendance.

The Journal (http://bit. more »»

W.Va. tourism looks ahead after chem spill

August 30, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — September means the start of the Gauley River whitewater season as thrillseekers await a roller coaster of rapids. more »»

Science project earns students trip to India

August 30, 2014

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — It's no secret that a good education can take a student very far in the world. more »»

Microwave repairman keeps on going at 84

August 30, 2014

DUNBAR, W.Va. (AP) — Ray Starkey stays busy in the microwave repair business.

"I'm usually running two or three days behind getting them out," Starkey said. "I'd say it's a full-time job. more »»

Woman, 4 children found safe on Backbone Mountain

August 30, 2014

OAKLAND, Md. (AP) — The Garrett County Sheriff's Office says a woman and her four children were found safe after getting lost on Backbone Mountain. more »»

Union workers at Frontier OK 3-year contract

August 29, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Union workers at Frontier Communications have ratified a three-year contract with the company. more »»

US rig count up 18 to 1,914

August 29, 2014

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 18 this week to 1,914. more »»

W.Va. spill company eyes voluntary cleanup program

August 29, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Freedom Industries is considering trying to enter a state program to help ease cleanup at the site where a chemical spill polluted the Charleston area's water supply. more »»

 
 

Dinner September 6, 2014

BELPRE — The Porterfield Community Association will hold a spaghetti dinner from 4-7 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Porterfield Community Building on Schoolhouse Road of Ohio 339 outside Belpre.The cost is $6 for adults, $3.50 for children ages 4-12 and free for children ages 3 and under. more »

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