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W.Va. governor puts state on alert to severe weather

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is putting state resources at the ready ahead of potentially severe weather. more »»

Company proposes building 2 gas-fired power plants in W.Va.

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A company plans to spend about $1 billion to build two natural gas-fired power plants in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle.

The State Journal (http://bi. more »»

W.Va. Supreme Court to hear 5 cases at WVU College of Law

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's Supreme Court justices will make an annual trip to West Virginia University to hear cases at the College of Law. more »»

W.Va. governor vetoes 20-week abortion ban 2nd year in a row

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has again vetoed a bill banning abortion 20 weeks after conception, citing constitutionality concerns. more »»

Anmoore officials plan to use inmates for outdoor jobs

March 3, 2015

ANMOORE, W.Va. (AP) — Anmoore officials plan to employ inmates for outdoor jobs such as grass cutting.

Mayor Eddie Hardman tells WDTV-TV (http://bi. more »»

Board approves South Charleston, Dunbar blight plans

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — South Charleston and Dunbar have won state approval to proceed with plans to reduce blight. more »»

Justice says coal operations buyback includes liabilities

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Billionaire Jim Justice says his buyback of coal mining operations in West Virginia includes some big liabilities. more »»

W.Va. woman admits stealing $450,000 from employer

March 3, 2015

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A 58-year-old Hurricane woman is scheduled to be sentenced in June for stealing nearly $450,000 from her employer. more »»

Appalachian Power, Wheeling Power seek rate increase

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Appalachian Power and Wheeling Power are asking regulators to approve a request that would increase customers' bills by 4 percent or more. more »»

W.Va. utility to invest $225 million on infrastructure

March 3, 2015

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — FirstEnergy Corp. expects to spend about $225 million this year on distribution and transmission infrastructure projects in Mon Power's 34-county service area. more »»

Number of incarcerated in W.Va. still growing

March 3, 2015

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's prison population continues to grow, despite state efforts to turn the tide.

The Journal (http://bi. more »»

Man killed in eastern Ohio house explosion

March 3, 2015

SHADYSIDE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man has been killed in a house explosion in eastern Ohio. more »»

W.Va. Senate clears charter-school bill after lengthy debate

March 3, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — After weeks of debate and Democratic outcry, the Republican-led Senate cleared a reform Monday to allow charter schools in West Virginia. more »»

WVa Senate clears charter school bill after weeks of debate

March 2, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — After weeks of debate and Democratic outcry, the Republican-led Senate has cleared a reform to allow charter schools in West Virginia. more »»

A 'no confidence' vote for West Liberty U president

March 2, 2015

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — The West Liberty University faculty senate has voted no confidence in President Robin Capehart, who is facing an ethics complaint. more »»

Court in Va. hears media's gag order appeal in mine case

March 2, 2015

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A lawyer for five media organizations has urged a federal appeals court to toss out a gag order in former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship's criminal case. more »»

W.Va. Senate whip: Common Core repeal doesn't have the votes

March 2, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The state Senate's top vote counter says there isn't sufficient support to repeal the Common Core educational standards. more »»

Wyoming County school cancels classes following gym fire

March 2, 2015

BAILEYSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — Classes at a Wyoming County school have been canceled following a fire.

Wyoming County Schools Superintendent Frank Blackwell tells The Register-Herald (http://bit. more »»

First Community Bank to close Mercer Mall branch in May

March 2, 2015

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — First Community Bank's branch in the Mercer Mall in Bluefield will close at the end of May. more »»


Rotary Club of Weirton Heights March 3, 2015

The Rotary Club of Weirton Heights meets each Tuesday at 8 a.m. at the Eat 'n Park restaurant, located on Three Springs Drive in Weirton. more »

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