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With the announcements made and some details being released on the proposed ethane cracker plant slated for development in Washington Bottom, work will soon begin on the needed infrastructure to accommodate such a industrial complex.
The Arkansas Razorbacks lost to both Mississippi schools this year in football, but at least the state leads in another, more important area: the number of adults age 25-64 with college degrees.
A memo released quietly by regulators earlier this year has carved a major loophole in West Virginia's rules restricting the amount of waste that can be accepted by the state's landfills, all with the intent to ease a burgeoning problem caused by the boom in gas drilling, environmentalists say.
Mamie Buoy Web Producer: Mamie Buoy Reported: Dec. 7, 2013 12:58 PM EST Updated: Dec. 7, 2013 1:26 PM EST Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Here is a current list of road closures throughout the area from the West Virginia Department of Transportation.
Each day in West Virginia, licensed domestic violence programs provide services to nearly 500 women, children, and men.
Area organizations are continuing their public outreach and education efforts about the Affordable Care Act in an effort to help individuals interested in enrolling under the new federal health care law.
The former president of Ohio State University today was named president of West Virginia University , where he expects to serve for about six months until a new president is appointed.
Two Putnam County cities rank highly among the top 15 places for young families to live in West Virginia, according to one financial advice website.
A long afternoon in the life of Obamacare begins on stage at the White House, where Satisfied Customer Number 0001 is telling us about her Crohn's Disease.
The West Virginia Department of Transportation Division of Highways Cove Road facility was quiet early today, but salt trucks were expected to be out on area roadways today, as a winter weather advisory has been issued by the National Weather Service until midnight.
People from the Citizen's Action Group and American Federation of Teachers demonstrate outside McDonald's on Washington Street East in favor of raising the minimum wage for fast food workers.
A West Virginia man has been charged with first-degree murder for allegedly providing a synthetic hallucinogenic drug to his wife that led to her death.
Heath Harrison Web Producer: Heath Harrison Also Contributing: Associated Press Reported: Dec. 5, 2013 4:07 PM EST Updated: Dec. 5, 2013 7:03 PM EST Washington, D.C. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is airing ads for two Republican candidates in West Virginia as it ramps up its political activity for next year's congressional elections.
About one in five West Virginia high school students smokes cigarettes regularly.
Grant Cooper leads the West Virginia Symphony, guest singer Lisa Vroman and four local choruses in the symphony's annual "Home for the Holidays" concerts this weekend at the Clay Center.
Lincoln Nursing & Rehabilitation Center continues to be one of the top skilled nursing facilities in West Virginia.