DES MOINES, Iowa -- Powerball officials say the jackpot has climbed to an estimated $600 million, making it the largest prize in the game's history and the world's second largest lottery prize.
HUNTINGTON -- The Con Men, a barbershop-style quartet associated with Capital University in Ohio, will perform at the Thundertones Chorus spring show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Barboursville Middle School Auditorium, 1600 Central Ave. in Barboursville.
Besides the stories you can read at herald-dispatch.com, there are many more stories and features in today's Herald-Dispatch newspaper and e-paper.
The West Virginia Department of Agriculture wants to know about extraordinary women in agriculture or forestry.
Drivers can now show their state pride with a new license plate marking West Virginia’s 150th birthday.
Today will see a chance of showers and thunderstorms, partly sunny skies and a high near 82 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.
A Beech Bottom woman is going to prison for participating in a botched robbery in which an accomplice was killed.
HUNTINGTON -- A Huntington man was arrested Wednesday evening for having child pornography on his computer, according to booking records at the Western Regional Jail.
WEST HAMLIN, W.Va. -- The Huntington Area Food Bank will return to Lincoln County Thursday, May 16, for its monthly mobile pantry. The food distribution will take place at Center Point Church in West Hamlin, W.Va. Registration begins at 9 a.m., followed by distribution at 10 a.m.
HUNTINGTON -- The annual Art in the Park event will take place from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, May 17, and Saturday, May 18, at Ritter Park.
HUNTINGTON -- This Ohio River city is mostly flat. Its downtown streets were built wide enough for Collis P. Huntington to turn a horse and carriage around, and it's now being striped and signed for bicyclists.
HUNTINGTON — City and state dignitaries paid special honor Wednesday to Huntington’s first officer to die in the line of duty, the late Town Marshal Isaac Henry Mitchell.
HUNTINGTON -- A Huntington man was jailed Tuesday evening on charges that he embezzled more than $2,500 from Penn Station East Coast Subs, a restaurant along U.S. 60 between Huntington and Barboursville.
The following information was provided by criminal complaints filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court:
HUNTINGTON -- A second suspect in a what prosecutors describe as a drug-related homicide in the East Pea Ridge area will have his case bound over to a grand jury.
HUNTINGTON -- A $35,000 gift from an area company will mean 288,000 meals for the Tri-State's food insecure individuals.
Cabell Midland track and field athletes Jeremy Waugh (Marshall), Nate Moore (W.Va. Wesleyan), Niles Dailey (W.Va. Wesleyan) and Alex Ellis (Rio Grande) sign letters of intent with their respective colleges on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Cabell Midland High School.
The Cannes Film Festival got off to a blockbuster start, as Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby" opened on a soggy French Riviera. Amid heavy rain, dancing flappers and starts flocked down the red carpet Wednesday night.
As in the past few years, Volunteers from Mechanicsburg (PA) Presbyterian Church are in Huntington to help with the construction of a Huntington WV Area Habitat for Humanity home. The volunteers have been assisting with the many projects at the Riverlick Avenue construction site.
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Thursday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
On Tuesday, May 14, employees of Garden Park assisted with the raising of the first wall of the future home of Shirl Williams and her family. The home on Riverlick Avenue in Huntington is being sponsored Ron and Susan DeTemple.
Tennis Melvin Maynard appears for arraignment on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at the Cabell County Courthouse in Huntington, West Virginia. Maynard was indicted last month on charges related to Mingo County Sheriff Eugene Crum's April 3 slaying.