Prosecutors opted for a sentence of life in prison with mercy for Thomas Maurice White.
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Check back at 4:30 p.m. for more updated information on area deaths. Read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Thursday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
ASHLAND — The Paramount Arts Center has announced two of the opening acts for the Kentucky Music Trail concert series.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration said Wednesday it is cutting the amount of coal dust allowed in coal mines in an effort to help reduce black lung disease.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A Kanawha County magistrate faces ethics charges stemming from his denial of a domestic violence petition against the county’s prosecutor.
Marshall's Board of Governors is voting on the school's budget as well as tuition and fee increases at its regular meeting. Follow along with reporter Lacie Pierson's live coverage.
Wood County school officials have removed a Bible verse from Parkersburg South High School’s gymnasium and the school wrestling team’s website.
Patriot Coal plans to cut production at two mining complexes in southern West Virginia and potentially lay off workers.
West Virginia hunters can help the state track the wild turkey population by participating in an annual survey.
People magazine has named Lupita Nyong’o as the “World’s Most Beautiful” for 2014.