Whether it's Facebook or Twitter, anyone who is anyone has an account, including West Virginia lawmakers. More>>
A deadline is creeping up for growers interested in leasing prime farmland on West Virginia Department of Agriculture property at the Lakin State Farm in Mason County. More>>
The West Virginia Senate passed the Dangerous Wild Animals Act, House Bill 4393, on March 6. More>>
A bill to prohibit abortions performed after 20 weeks post-conception has moved forward in the West Virginia Judiciary Committee and will be heard on the Senate floor later this week. More>>
The West Virginia House of Delegates passed Senate Bill 373, the water bill, by a unanimous vote on March 5. More>>
The Senate Health and Human Resources Committee took up House Bill 4588, most recently referred to as the abortion bill, on March 4. More>>
The full House still needs to pass the amended bill and compromise on a final version with the Senate. The legislative session ends Saturday. More>>
The House bill would permanently repeal a provision that imposes sharp rate increases on people who buy homes in flood-prone areas. More>>
Although the House of Delegates Finance Committee discussed considerably fewer amendments for the water bill, the discussion continued well into the evening hours. More>>
If it looked like the West Virginia Division of Highways didn't salt your road after Monday's snowstorm, it could be because the DOH didn't. More>>
With the last few days of the legislative session in sight, House members voted on several bills March 4 during their morning floor session.
Huntington Mayor Steve Williams will spend 90 minutes with Marshall University students, faculty, staff and administrators Thursday, March 6, as part of an ongoing effort to improve communications. More>>
On March 3, members of the House of Delegates welcomed Delegate Anthony Barill, D-Monongalia, back to the House floor.
After more than 50 amendments and 10 hours of discussion, members of the West Virginia House of Delegates Judiciary Committee passed their version of Senate Bill 373 to the House Finance committee. More>>
A bill to create a future fund in West Virginia continues to advance through the House of Delegates. More>>
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has ordered state employees to report to work at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, March 3, after powerful winter storm hit WV. More>>
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., has been touring the state of late, conducting town hall meetings to tap the public's views on the issues of the day. More>>
Creating a Future Fund for the state has been on the minds of many West Virginia officials for the last several years, but this year it might become a reality. More>>
Ted Boettner has helped work on a Future Fund bill for the state for the past three years, promoting it as a way for the state to turn one-time revenue into a permanent source of wealth for West Virginia. More>>
A state program that has spent $5 million to help volunteer fire departments throughout the state pay their workers' compensation insurance premiums has received an additional $4 million. More>>
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin issued the news via his Twitter account at about 5:30 p.m. Feb. 28. More>>
The House Judiciary Committee will meet again to discuss the measure at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 2.
Huntington Prep seeks recognition from the West Virginia Secondary Schools Activities Commission. More>>
West Virginia lawmakers on Capital Hill sent a letter of their own to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urging for more health studies on crude MCHM.
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., asked federal regulators to ban Bitcoin, a virtual currency that has been tied to illegal activities. More>>
The West Virginia Senate passed three constitutional resolutions Feb. 26.
The West Virginia Senate discussed a bill that would eliminate property owners from receiving funds out of the Crime Victims Compensation Fund. More>>
For about three hours, debate reigned on the House floor. More>>
During the Jan. 25 House session, the topic of debate was House Bill 4001, formerly known as the False Claims Act but renamed Government Fraud Prevention Act. More>>
The West Virginia House of Delegates voted 52-44 approving a bill that directly relates to the Office of West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey. More>>
Fiorentini, which makes gas pressure regulators and gauges for the oil and gas industry, plans to build a $7.5 million plant to service the Marcellus and Utica shale plays. More>>
Representatives of higher education institutions from across the state will come together February 21 for Higher Education Day at the Legislature. More>>
Recognized nationally for its basketball talent, now Huntington Prep is seeking official recognition by the WVSSAC. More>>
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose this week but remained near historically low levels. More>>
Representatives from several Putnam County businesses met at Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Hurricane Feb. 18 to hear from Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and voice their concerns. More>>