WASHINGTON — A retired coal miner who suffers from black lung disease has urged Congress to help clear a backlog of claims of fellow miners who have the disease.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio — Scioto County sheriff’s deputies and detectives have make arrests in separate felony cases, according to news releases from Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini.
MOREHEAD, Ky. — Morehead, Kentucky, has been designated a Kentucky “Trail Town” as part of the effort to promote and develop adventure tourism opportunities across the state, according to a release from Governor Steve Beshear’s office.
POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — A 20-month-old child died “a long agonizing death” as his mother and a male adult traded the boy’s federal benefits for methamphetamine, according to criminal complaints filed in Mason County Magistrate Court.
A former Mercer County teacher has pleaded guilty to sex charges involving students.
A West Virginia inmate who escaped in May is back in custody following his capture in Virginia.
The state Division of Natural Resources says permit applications are now available for the limited bear firearms season this fall in West Virginia.
The company at the center of a chemical spill into West Virginia’s largest water supply is back in bankruptcy court Tuesday.
Democrat Nick Casey and Republican Alex Mooney will participate in a Charleston candidate forum this week as they battle for an open congressional seat.
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning West Virginians about fake job postings and other employment scams online.