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    Woodrow Wilson High School Goes to 83rd Annual Sugar Bowl

    A Beckley High School band is headed to New Orleans to perform during the 83rd Annual Allstate Sugar Bowl. Woodrow Wilson High School band director Bill Bailey tells the...

    DHS Analyst Who Took a Gun to Work Pleads to Weapons Charge

    MARTINSBURG– A Department of Homeland Security analyst has pleaded guilty to making illegal silencers after taking a gun and other weapons into his agency’s...

    Raleigh County BOE Will Lose Millions

    BECKLEY– The Raleigh County Board of Education will lose an estimated $2 million in county property taxes this year. According to the Beckley Register Herald, this...

    ‘Whatever’ claims title as most annoying word in US poll

    POUGHKEEPSIE, NY (AP) – A poll has found that the most annoying word or phrase used in casual conversation in America is “whatever.” The Marist College...

    Application Approved to Resettle Refugees in Charleston

    CHARLESTON– Organizers say the U.S. State Department has approved an application to resettle some international refugees in Charleston. Episcopal Migration...

    Sobriety Checkpoint

    On Friday, December 23, 2016 the West Virginia State Police will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on U.S. Rt. 19 in the Beaver area of Raleigh County. The checkpoint will...

    Unemployment rates drop in 48 of 55 West Virginia counties

    CHARLESTON, WV (AP) – Unemployment rates dropped in 48 of West Virginia’s 55 counties in November. WorkForce West Virginia says the unemployment rate rose in...

    Jim Justice

    Justice Campaign Spends $5M in Governor’s Race

    CHARLESTON– Updated campaign finance reports show West Virginia Gov.-elect Jim Justice spent $5.1 million in his mostly self-funded winning campaign as a Democrat....

    McDowell County Deputies Will Not Be Laid Off

    WELCH– Funding was shifted Tuesday from a county ambulance authority in hopes of helping the McDowell County Sheriff’s Department retain six deputies that were...

    Obama Admin Sets Rule to Protect Streams Near Coal Mines

    WASHINGTON– The Obama administration has finalized rules designed to reduce the environmental impact of coal mining on the nation’s streams, a...