The Herald-Dispatch Recent News RSS 2014-07-25T07:35:43-04:00 urn:uuid:3cbf3606-3d51-40e0-8e53-449c170d5960 Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Graduation day Friday for junior troopers The Associated Press urn:uuid:37ec5566-d0d9-4075-87eb-21a2d1b1970d 2014-07-25T07:12:42-04:00 <p> It&#8217;s graduation day at West Virginia State University for the 19th Junior Trooper Academy.</p> ULTA to open at Huntington Mall TAYLOR STUCK urn:uuid:b05fc96e-32dd-4a43-8fe9-7522e7890f5a 2014-07-25T06:58:29-04:00 <p> BARBOURSVILLE - The Huntington Mall in Barboursville welcomes a new store Aug. 22 with the addition of ULTA Beauty.</p> Stocks settle where they started The Associated Press urn:uuid:b8c6d888-3ba5-45e7-a449-a43f7ed0d474 2014-07-25T06:57:41-04:00 <p> NEW YORK - Only Wall Street could make the buying and selling of more than 3 billion shares look like nothing happened.</p> Sunny and mild today The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:f71b5336-5c14-44f3-8541-ce5984663c39 2014-07-25T06:50:56-04:00 <p> Today will see patchy dense fog early then giving way to mostly sunny skies with a high near 85 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.</p> Kanawha commissioners to seek prosecutor’s removal The Associated Press urn:uuid:0215d978-7b5a-4eb8-855c-f3fff190cc9c 2014-07-25T06:37:44-04:00 <p> Kanawha County commissioners have agreed to begin removal proceedings against Prosecutor Mark Plants.</p> Bell tower renovations reveal significant damage CURTIS JOHNSON http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2014+0725_BellTower 2014-07-25T00:00:00-04:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- The condition of Cabell County&#39;s courthouse bell tower was much worse than many imagined, and the county is now faced with paying considerably more for restoring it, officials said Thursday.</p> $1.6M in road improvements slated to begin in August DAVID E. MALLOY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2014+0725_roads 2014-07-24T23:28:05-04:00 <p>IRONTON -- About $1.6 million will be spent on county roads and engineering improvement plans for Lawrence County roads starting next month, according to Lawrence County Engineer Doug Cade. </p> Museum camp lets kids explore, create robots The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2014+0725_naturecamp 2014-07-24T23:24:37-04:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- Third- through sixth-grade students explored all different aspects of nature and science this week during a Nature Camp at the Huntington Museum of Art.</p> Concertgoers 'Pack the Backpacks' at Pullman Square The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2014+0725_pullman 2014-07-24T23:31:23-04:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- The music continued in downtown Huntington Thursday night with The Recipe taking the stage at Pullman Square.</p> Schools could get more officers LACIE PIERSON http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/2014+0725_officers 2014-07-24T23:26:31-04:00 <p>HUNTINGTON -- The Cabell County Sheriff's Department tentatively has agreed to supply two additional deputies as student resource officers in Cabell County Schools for the 2014-15 school year. </p>