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Jul. 16, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Editorial: Work still needed to reduce backlogs in criminal cases

On television police dramas, lab experts and medical examiners often move more quickly than the detectives to solve the crime.


Jul. 16, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Diane Mufson: Despite court ruling, corporations aren't people

In recent decades, the U.S. Supreme Court has rendered many significant judgments. Rarely, if ever, have all Americans been pleased with their decisions.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Editorial: Lack of jurors requires extra efforts by courts

A problem with an insufficient number of jurors to conduct business in Cabell County courts apparently has not gone away, and overcoming it no doubt will require a more aggressive effort by officials.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

John Patrick Grace: Writers today have better publishing options

To write and publish a book, and then have that book do well on the market: That is a dream nurtured by countless Americans. Reading about new authors who have brought this off does nothing but stoke the book-writing fever.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Voice of the people -- Tuesday, July 15

It is with heavy hearts that we witness the demise of the Jeffrey George Comfort House.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Voice of the people

The recent (June 30) article, "Vietnam Traveling Wall comes to Bob Evans Farms," recalls one of my Kappa Alpha Order fraternity brothers at Marshall University, Haron Lee Brown II, who was from Huntington.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Editorial: Rising skin cancer rates show need for precautions

Shaun Hughes was a 26-year-old MBA student at Harvard University when he was diagnosed with skin cancer in the 1980s.


Jul. 13, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Rebecca Galli: What view are we providing for our children?

The Rev. Arthur W. Hewitt, author, poet, and pastor in rural Vermont, told a story that became one of my father's favorites.


Jul. 13, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Editorial: Pharmacies take right step to help curb meth

The illegal production of highly addictive and dangerous methamphetamine has been a vexing problem for West Virginia over the last several years, sparking a debate about how to control legal medications containing one of meth's key ingredients, pseudoephedrine.


Jul. 13, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Voice of the People -- Sunday, July 13

Do the rights of a homeowner trump the rights of the person partying by using illegal fireworks? Our home is supposed to be our sanctuary from the world. Even as a child, if we are sick, frightened, or tired, our thoughts are "I just want to go home."