Eighteen-year-old Saira Blair will become the youngest state lawmaker in West Virginia history.
Voters in the City of Huntington approved all four changes to the city charter during Tuesday's election, according to unofficial results released Tuesday night in Cabell and Wayne counties.
The race for the three seats representing the West Virginia House of Delegates 16th District resembled a roller-coaster Tuesday evening.
Nancy Cartmill will get a third term as Cabell County commissioner, according to unofficial vote tallies released Tuesday night by the Cabell County Clerk's Office.
Republican candidate Richard "Rick" Witt defeated Democrat challenger David Hill in the race for Putnam County Family Court Judge for the 26th Family Court Circuit in unofficial results Tuesday.
One incumbent held strong and one fell in the race for state House District 17 on Tuesday.
Republican Alex Mooney, who moved to West Virginia from Maryland last year, was elected to Congress on Tuesday to represent the 2nd District, allowing Republicans to hold on to the seat vacated by Rep. Shelley Moore Capito.
Democratic newcomer Ken Hicks will be joining longtime Democratic delegate Don Perdue in the West Virginia House of Delegates representing District 19, according to unofficial results from Wayne County released early Wednesday morning.
West Virginia residents voted to approve the "Nonprofit Youth Organization Tax Exemption Support Amendment" on Tuesday.
Local attorney Mike Woelfel edged out a Barboursville businesswoman Tuesday night, picking up a seat for Democrats in a state Senate now appearing deadlocked with 17 senators from each party.