Today will be sunny with a high near 88 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.
Appalachian Power is teaming up with West Virginia libraries to teach customers about energy efficiency.
NEW YORK (AP) — The mayors of New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and 15 other cities are reviving a push against letting food stamps be used to buy soda and other sugary drinks.
CHARLESTON -- Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin appointed Timothy Kinsey of Lavalette on Tuesday morning to fill the House of Delegates seat that was previously occupied by former House Speaker Rick Thompson.
WASHINGTON -- Medicare begins a major change next month that could save older diabetics money and time when they buy crucial supplies to test their blood sugar -- but it also may cause some confusion as patients figure out the new system.
CHARLESTON -- West Virginia's House of Delegates elected Tim Miley as its new speaker Tuesday -- though only after one of his fellow Democrats crossed party lines to vote for the GOP nominee.
Art Instructor J.B. Bond gave a drawing workshop on West Virginian legends Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at the Milton Public Library in Milton.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Proposed changes to the Medicaid program in Ohio are unlikely to clear the Legislature before lawmakers break at the end of the month, the Republican leader of the House said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans controlling the House unveiled slashing cuts Tuesday to a program that helps localities build community development projects, while their rivals in the Democratic-led Senate proposed to restore GOP cuts to international food aid and nutrition help for pregnant women.
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our complete obituaries in Wednesday’s The Herald-Dispatch and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Three Ohioans are accused of enslaving a mentally disabled young mother and her daughter over two years.
Future students and their families gather for orientation on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at Marshall University in Huntington.
Students participate in Arts and Bots: Exploring Robotics and the Arts, a summer camp hosted by the Rahall Transportation Institute and the June Harless Center for Rural Educational Research and Development on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at Marshall University.
Students participate in a clay workshop during Art Camp on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at the Huntington Museum of Art.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for May inched down to 6.2 percent.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky State Police spokesman says it appears more than one person was involved in the ambush slaying of a Bardstown police officer.
OGDEN, Utah — A Utah man accused of shooting his father-in-law during a Father’s Day Mass has been charged with attempted murder.
CHARLESTON — The Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association is encouraging residents to celebrate the state’s sesquicentennial by adopting a West Virginia brown dog.
COVINGTON, Ky. — The Kentucky attorney general’s office will decide whether a northern Kentucky city commissioner can continue in her elected role despite being convicted of misdemeanor crimes before she took office.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — An Ohio mother shook and wept as she pleaded guilty to charges that she allowed an ex-boyfriend to beat her 14-year-old son to death in front of his younger twin brothers.
CHARLESTON — The federal government is providing more than $2 million to Mingo County to extend water service and fire protection to about 250 households.
Marshall University traces its roots to when, in 1837, a group of residents got together, planned the school and named it Marshall Academy.