Legislature gearing up for 2014 session
It is less than a month until the West Virginia Legislature convenes for the regular 2014 session, so the three days of legislative interim committee meetings last week at the Capitol resulted in several substantial policy decisions about issues that will be coming up before the session adjourns in mid-March.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Help Out: Dec. 15, 2013
Charleston Catholic High School's 27th annual Clay County Christmas service project has brought a lot of cheer.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Bramwell Home Tours still going strong after 30 years
It all started with a suggestion from a Marshall University graduate student. Now, 30 years later, the Bramwell Winter Home Tours still attract hundreds of visitors to the quaint hamlet in a horseshoe bend of the Bluestone River on the southern border of the Flat Top coalfields.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Michael Birurakis catering after closing Best of Crete
Michael Birurakis, fresh from a six-month sabbatical, has begun a new chapter in his life.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Video gamer applies for North Dakota coach's job
That's the basis for the Marshall University web developer's tongue-in-cheek bid for the vacant head coaching position at North Dakota.
Reports: 1 dead, 3 injured in W.Va. shootings
Media reports state that the shootings occurred early Friday near the Marshall University campus.
Huntington Hires Communications Director
The City of Huntington announces that Bryan Chambers has joined the administration to serve as the communications director.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Charleston Daily Mail
Champan Technical acquired by GRW
Chapman, based in St. Albans, provides engineering, architectural, interior design, surveying and landscape architectural services for clients throughout West Virginia.
Associate Professor Presents Research at Philosophical Society Conference
Dr. David Goldberg , Westminster associate professor of philosophy, presented the keynote address at the fall meeting of the West Virginia Philosophical Society at Marshall University in West Virginia in November.
MU Plan Calls For Nine Building Renovations, Two Demolitions
Associated Press Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: Dec. 12, 2013 2:13 PM EST Updated: Dec. 12, 2013 2:18 PM EST Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia Marshall University's new campus master plan recommends renovating nine buildings and demolishing two others.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Marshall University Board approves 10-year Master Plan
Marshall University's Board of Governors today unanimously approved its 10-year campus master plan, which provides a roadmap for future development and investment in Marshall properties.
Marshall Master Plan
Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia Marshall University's board of governors has approved its 10-year campus master plan.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Marshall University Researchers Foresee a 'Perfect Storm' for RFID in Health Care
The health-care industry is poised to undergo significant changes related to information sharing and supply chain management, at the same time that the Affordable Care Act -also known as Obamacare-is expected to swell the volume of patients that hospitals and clinics manage on a daily basis.
WV Graduation Rates
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Many in-state students at West Virginia's public higher education institutions don't earn a degree after six years.
Human Relations Commission Amendment Deletes "Handicap" Substitutes "Disabled"
An ordinance adding sexual orientation and veterans to classes protected from discrimination opened a legalese debate, following a motion by council woman Rebecca Thacker that "disabled" be substituted for "handicap."
Mon Dec 09, 2013
HAYES, Todd J., age 46, of Glen Dale, WV, died Sunday, December 8, 2013, at home, surrounded by his wife and two friends.
Marshall University Theatre, Lunar Stratagem to present 'Can You Forgive Her?' this weekend
Marshall University Theatre and the Lunar Stratagem, the international touring theater company based in Huntington, will premiere Lunar Stratagem's newest work , "Can You Forgive Her?" in performances Thursday, Dec. 12, through Saturday, Dec. 14. All three performances will take place at 7:30 p.m. at Marshall University's Joan C. Edwards Performing ... (more)
211: There is an emergency number for social services?
In many state and communities, there is! The emergency number to dial is 211, not 911.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Ceredo volunteer firefighter honored for six decades of service
Russell Hutchinson has responded to thousands of emergency calls, including the 1970 Marshall University plane crash that killed 75 people, during his 59 years at the Ceredo Volunteer Fire Department.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Winners announced in President's 2013 Holiday Design Contest
Marshall University President Stephen J. Kopp and his wife, Jane, believe that MU students have incredible talents that need to be seen and appreciated by friends, alumni and their fellow students.