Today in history

Today is Friday, May 11, the 131st day of 2018. There are 234 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On May 11, 1943, during World W...

May 10th, 2018 |  


West Virginia records 872 overdoses last year

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia’s death toll from drug overdoses has improved slightly, with 872 deaths last year.The state hit a g...

March 9th, 2018 |  


Teachers to continue walkout over pay, benefits

Teachers to continue walkout over pay, benefits

CHARLESTON (AP) — West Virginia teachers will continue their walking into next week, the latest response to what’s quickly becoming a deep...

February 23rd, 2018 updated: February 23rd, 2018. |  



Today in history

Today is Saturday, July 15, the 196th day of 2017. There are 169 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 15, 1997, fashion de...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Eds: APNewsNow.CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Jim Justice plans to visit a highway project in Raleigh County on Sunday, calling it the first stop...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Justice takes office as West Virginia governor

Justice takes office as West Virginia governor

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Coal magnate Jim Justice was sworn in Monday as West Virginia’s governor, the 34th man to hold the post over a ce...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Tomblin delivers farewell address, proposes budget

Tomblin delivers farewell address, proposes budget

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his farewell speech Wednesday to recount his administration’s efforts to deal with the...

January 11th, 2017 |  


South storm: Fender benders, food runs, disrupted inaugural

South storm: Fender benders, food runs, disrupted inaugural

ATLANTA (AP) — A winter storm stalking the South disrupted a new governor’s inaugural ceremonies in North Carolina, triggered hundreds of ...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 29, the 334th day of 2016. There are 32 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 29, 2001, George Harri...

November 28th, 2016 |  


The Clinton dynasty has come to an end

NEW YORK — With Hillary Clinton’s stunning defeat, a force in American political life for nearly four decades comes to an abrupt end.Bill ...

November 9th, 2016 |