Parkersburg News and Sentinelhttp://www.newsandsentinel.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 31 Aug 2015 17:53:57 EDTMon, 31 Aug 2015 17:53:57 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssW.Va. rich with common sensehttp://www.newsandsentinel.comhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/614192.htmlThere's a lot of good, old-fashioned common sense to be found in the West Virginia hills. Sen. Joe Manchin ought to be tapping it to make what he has said is the most difficult decision of his career in public life.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTMaking sense of tragedyhttp://www.newsandsentinel.comhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/614129.htmlI received texts throughout Wednesday morning asking if I had seen the video of two journalists being gunned down on live television. At first, I couldn't watch.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTVision, willpower are crucialhttp://www.newsandsentinel.comhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/614130.htmlSince arriving in this community, much of my attention has been on the idea of redevelopment, and I've often said my vision always exceeds my checkbook. That can lead some to discouragement, but not me.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTNatural gas development calls for improvements to Route 2http://www.newsandsentinel.comhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/614131.htmlWest Virginia is in the running for construction of the largest single economic investment project in the state's history: an ethane cracker plant that would be constructed in Wood County just south of Parkersburg.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTShining more light on WVDE's deceptionhttp://www.newsandsentinel.comhttp://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/614132.htmlThe West Virginia Department of Education has said that after the school board adopted the standard in May 2010, and before the official release of the standards, the Department appointed teachers to review and make changes to them.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT