HUNTINGTON -- Stimulating young minds during the dog days of summer is the focus of summer camps for students that are being offered by the Rahall Transportation Institute and the June Harless Center for Rural Educational Research and Development.
Blenko enthusiasts have already begun forming a line outside the company's headquarters and Visitor Center in Milton in anticipation of the release of its 33rd West Virginia Birthday piece, set to go on sale Saturday, June 22, at 8 a.m.
HUNTINGTON -- A 37-year-old man has been apprehended after escaping from the state's Huntington Work Release Center, according to a press release issued by the agency.
WAYNE -- One-eighth of an acre might not sound like a lot of land, but, in John Peters' eyes, an area of land exactly that size in Fort Gay is historical in proportion.
ONA, W.Va. -- No one was injured Tuesday morning when a car crashed into a home along Fudges Creek Road in Ona.
A motorcycle ride to benefit the WV Lions Sight Conservation Foundation will begin at Colonial Lanes in Huntington on Saturday, June 22. The ride starts at 11:30 a.m. and ends around 4:30 p.m. at the Lesage Lions Community Building on Kyle Lane.
INSTITUTE, W.Va. -- State law enforcement and highway officials announced Tuesday that they are enhancing an already combined effort to improve work zone safety. The renewed focus will use federal grant dollars, already allocated to the state Division of Highways, to increase State Police patrols.
Six of 45 Cabell County establishments visited during a compliance check this month sold alcohol to a minor, according to the West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Administration.
The St. Mary's Summer Sizzlin' Slimdown, an organized challenge to encourage physical activity and promote weight loss and overall well-being, will take place from July 2 to Aug. 15. Classes will focus on Zumba, Zumba Toning, Zumba Sentao, Kettlebell and PoundFit.
Huntington native Jon Blatt was promoted to the rank of colonel in the U.S. Army Reserve at a recent ceremony at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill.
The following information was provided by reports filed with the Huntington Police Department:
"Right now," said Steven Wright, "I'm having amnesia and deja vu at the same time. I think I've forgotten this before." And while it's true that youngsters do forget names, math facts and when Dad said to be home, many folks 50 and older notice that their recall (what year did we go to California?) isn't what it used to be.
HUNTINGTON -- Cabell County school board members set in motion a conversation about student exemptions Tuesday evening during a meeting at the Cabell County Board of Education Central Office.
KENOVA -- Firefighters were called to a structure fire early Tuesday in northern Wayne County.
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.
Incoming Marshall students got their first taste of college life Tuesday in the first of three new student orientation sessions on campus.
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.
The driver of a car that crashed into a bridge on W.Va. 34 Monday morning has died, according to media reports.
HUNTINGTON -- Frank Barnett gets excited each time he visits the new Huntington East Middle School, which he'll lead as principal next year.
A vehicle fire near the Kenova exit of Interstate 64 East temporarily closed the highway to traffic Monday morning.
Representatives from AT&T were joined Monday by Kentucky Rep. Tanya Pullin, the Greenup County Health Department and Greenup County School officials to announce a $10,000 contribution for the upcoming Remote Area Medical clinic taking place Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23, at Greenup County High School.