CHARLESTON — A West Virginia legislative committee will study how to enable a constitutional amendment will allow the Boy Scouts of America to rent out a property without losing its tax exemption.
The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes. Read our complete obituaries in The Herald-Dispatch Friday and at www.herald-dispatch.com.
HUNTINGTON – Congressman-elect Evan Jenkins was approved Thursday by the House Republican Steering Committee for a seat on the House Appropriations Committee, which is chaired by Rep. Hal Rogers, whose East Kentucky district borders Jenkins'.
DAVIS, W.Va. — Early November snows and cold has already opened up the White Grass in Canaan Valley.
ASHLAND — Multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, songwriter and Grammy-award-winning performer Travis Tritt, has captivated fans with chart toppers like "Country Club", "T-R-O-U-B-L-E" and "It's A Great Day To Be Alive" just to name a few, and he's coming to the Paramount Arts Center in Ashland at 8 p.m. Feb. 12.
FAIRMONT, W.Va. — An underground coal fire in Marion County is being investigated by state and federal regulators.
BECKLEY, W.Va. — Ex-coal company chief executive Don Blankenship pleaded not guilty Thursday to conspiracy and other charges in the deadliest U.S. mine accident in four decades.
IRONTON – The following information was compiled from Lawrence County Sheriff's Office reports:
BARBOURSVILLE — Nine people were jailed on felony charges since Wednesday, according to booking records kept at the Western Regional Jail.
Several West Virginia groups are gathering to discuss how to serve the growing senior citizen population in the state.