Charleston Newswire (Page 6)

Charleston Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Charleston, WV. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,327 for "u:wvmetronews.com" in Charleston, WV

  1. Traveling exhibit honoring Robert C. Byrd makes final stop in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. - A traveling exhibit honoring the late U.S. Senator Robert C. Byrd now sits in the lobby of the West Virginia Culture Center.

    Comment?

  2. WV company gains recognition from its own industry after U.S. Supreme Court victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    A West Virginia company that was a focal point of a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling is being recognized within its industry. Impression Products of Charleston, which recycles printer cartridges originally made by Lexmark, was on the winning side of a unanimous Supreme Court decision this past May. The case received coverage from Fortune to The New York Times.

    Comment?

  3. 'Heroin(e)' film director discusses drug epidemic on 'Daily Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The director of the Netflix documentary "Heroin " says she created the film to "change the culture" of how America responds to drug addiction. "The people suffering from addiction range from people who were prescribed these for injuries to people who maybe have emotional trauma from things that happened earlier in their life that they haven't dealt with.

    Comment?

  4. Wanted Charleston man back in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    After a night of searching, Charleston Police Chief Steve Cooper reported Andre "A3" Williamson, 29, who allegedly cut his home confinement bracelet and took off on Wednesday, was arrested again in Malden on Thursday morning. "I consider him to be probably the most dangerous criminal that we have in Charleston," said Charleston Police Chief Steve Cooper on Thursday's "580-LIVE with Charleston Mayor Danny Jones," heard on 580-WCHS, a MetroNews affiliate.

    Comment?

  5. Two armed robbery suspects caught, one still on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The Boone County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday that investigators are still searching for a third person involved in a Friday armed robbery. Dustin and Miranda Clark, 28 and 27 of Barboursville, allegedly entered Sam's Hot Dog Stand near Comfort.

    Comment?

  6. PEIA hosts final hearing regarding benefit changes in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Around 80 people attended a public hearing Wednesday at the University of Charleston to criticize proposed changes to health insurance benefits hosted by the Public Employees Insurance Agency. The PEIA Finance Board listened to multiple public speakers, all of whom voiced opposition to the 2018-2018 benefits plan.

    Comment?

  7. 2017 Christmas ornament revealed at Culture CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    First Lady Cathy Justice unveiled the 2017 West Virginia Governor's Mansion holiday ornament during a reception Wednesday at the Culture Center. The ornament is made of white opalescent glass and is cut in the shape of West Virginia.

    Comment?

  8. PEIA hears concerns from Beckley-area state workers on benefit planRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    State employees from across southern West Virginia gathered at the Tamarack Conference Center Tuesday night to hear proposed changes to Public Employees Insurance Agency benefits. The public hearing was one of several held across the Mountain State in recent weeks.

    Comment?

  9. 'He said, they said' continues in controversy about state ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Interior design and renovation decisions with big price tags made for the private chambers of West Virginia's five Supreme Court justices could lead to changes in how the Mountain State judiciary's budget is handled overall in the future. "This just isn't right," said Senate President Mitch Carmichael .

    Comment?

  10. Big Brothers Big Sisters: weeks following suspension have been "heart-breaking"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Youth across southern West Virginia who rely on the programs and services offered by Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central West Virginia have had to look elsewhere lately. The non-profit youth organization has been forced to temporarily suspend operations after discovering last month a local donor pulled their roughly $60,000 donation.

    Comment?

  11. Charleston library to be renovated, expandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Part of the project includes building an enclosed bridge to connect the Summers Street parking garage with the third floor of the library. The board on Tuesday approved a resolution to renovate and expand the building on Capitol Street instead of moving it to a new location.

    Comment?

  12. Waiver aside, WV regulators express confidence in pipeline oversightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    West Virginia environmental regulators drew scrutiny this month by waiving the state's option to tailor its own requirements within a federal permit for the enormous and controversial Mountain Valley Pipeline. Trying to better explain their rationale, the state's regulators say they weren't giving up their say-so but instead were opting for a different form of oversight.

    Comment?

  13. Interim committee will hear regional jail reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The recent escape of an inmate at the South Central Regional Jail in Charleston could be a topic of discussion when the state legislature begins interim committee meetings Sunday at the state capitol. The first meeting scheduled is that of the Oversight Committee on Regional Jails and Correctional Facilities.

    Comment?

  14. Veterans Day tradition continues in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    For the 76th year, Charleston residents will honor those who served in the armed forces at city's Veterans Day Parade, which is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Saturday. Ed Converse of the American Legion's John Brawley Post 20, said between 75 and 80 units are expected to participate in the event.

    Comment?

  15. New W.Va. indoor percussion group seeks performersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The Kanawha Knights Independent Percussion, based out of Charleston, is looking for drummers and dancers to join the group for its inaugural season. Anyone ages 13-22 is welcome to attend Experience Camps on Nov. 11 and Nov. 25 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at John Adams Middle School.

    Comment?

  16. WVU energy official: West Virginia to be "entry point" to U.S. market for China EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    China Energy committed to using West Virginia as its entry point into U.S. markets even before signing a Memorandum of Understanding with state Commerce Secretary Woody Thrasher this week, according to the director of the WVU Energy Institute. For that reason, Dr. Brian Anderson said he's optimistic about the future investments in the Mountain State from the integrated company which is considered the largest power plant in the world.

    Comment?

  17. West Virginia State University, West Virginia Radio sign broadcast agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    West Virginia State University has entered into an agreement with West Virginia Radio Corporation to provide coverage of Yellow Jacket basketball this season. All of the school's men's basketball contests, both home and away, will be broadcast live on "The Beat", WRVZ at FM 98.7, beginning with this weekend's Earl Lloyd Conference Challenge games.

    Comment?

  18. Charleston police officer avoids trial by entering guilty plea in deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    A Charleston police officer will not go on trial in connection with a deadly accident that happened earlier this year. Officer Stephen Doss was supposed to go on trial Monday, but instead pleaded guilty Wednesday to failing to use his lights and sirens in the crash that killed an 80 year old woman.

    Comment?

  19. Auditor is dismissed from Baber's lawsuit, and case goes back to Nicholas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The mayor of Richwood was suing state Auditor J.B. McCuskey to compel him to complete an investigation over Baber's state-issued purchasing card. Baber also was suing Richwood Council members after they placed him on paid leave until the investigation is completed.

    Comment?

  20. Charleston panhandler ordinance gets attention of ACLU of West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    The legal director with the American Civil Liberties Union of West Virginia is calling a proposed ordinance written to set limits on panhandlers in the Capital City unconstitutional. "I just think that there are existing laws that the City can enforce in situations where there is actual criminal activity and, because of that, we don't need to enact laws that are restrictions on speech," said Jamie Lynn Crofts.

    Comment?

Charleston Job Listings
View or post Charleston job listings on Topix.
Charleston Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Charleston from Topix.
Charleston Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Charleston on Topix.