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Oct. 13, 2014 @ 11:49 PM

U.S. House 3 candidate Q&A: U.S. Energy Policy

Democrat Nick Joe Rahall and Republican Evan Jenkins are running for the U.S. House 3 seat to represent West Virginia.

Oct. 13, 2014 @ 12:01 AM

Candidate profile: Ken Hicks

We are running brief profiles from candidates who have filled out our questionnaire. For answers to more questions from this candidate and others, visit Herald-Dispatch.com. Click Election, then “West Virginia candidates and profiles.” If a candidate has submitted his or her profile information and questions, the candidate’s name will link to that information. Candidates’ replies appear as they were submitted and have not been edited.

Oct. 12, 2014 @ 10:00 PM

Race for House 18 familiar

If the race for the West Virginia House of Delegates District 18 looks familiar, it's because it is.

Oct. 12, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Candidate profile: Jennifer Garrison

The 2014 general election is Tuesday, Nov. 4.

Oct. 11, 2014 @ 10:00 PM

Coal big topic in race

Both candidates for W.Va.'s 3rd Congressional District say the coal is No. 1 priority.

Oct. 11, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Capito talks energy, health care in West Virginia

HUNTINGTON -- As with almost every other major political race in West Virginia this year, the battle for U.S. Senate between U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., and Democratic Secretary of State Natalie Tennant has focused on West Virginia's future as it pertains to the coal industry.

Oct. 09, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Candidates seek to improve SE Ohio

CHESAPEAKE, Ohio -- This year's 93rd District state representative race is a rerun of the contest two years ago, when State Rep. Ryan Smith, R-Bidwell, Ohio, defeated Josh Bailey rather handily.

Oct. 08, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

W.Va. Coal Association announces endorsements

The West Virginia Coal Association, a trade association representing approximately 95 percent of the state's coal production, has announced endorsements as follows:

Oct. 08, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Commission candidates talk jail woes, jobs

IRONTON -- In the only contested countywide race on this fall's ballot, Tim Edwards faces incumbent Freddie Hayes Jr. in the race for a four-year term as a Lawrence County Commissioner.

Oct. 07, 2014 @ 11:59 PM

Capito, Tennant trade jabs

Capito and Tennant are running for West Virginia's open U.S. Senate seat.