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Category: State News

Schedules show West Virginia governor largely absent in job

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — He’s a billionaire who owns mines, farms and the swankiest resort in all of West Virginia. But how Jim Justice spends his time as the...

West Virginia County Declares Emergency Over Road Conditions

KINGWOOD, W.Va. (AP) – Another West Virginia county has declared a state of emergency over poor road conditions. News outlets report Hancock County commissioners...

6 Judicial Investigation Commission Members Replaced

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – An official says a majority of West Virginia’s Judicial Investigation Commission has been replaced a year after investigating...

Pipestem Resort State Park Opens New Aerial Attraction

PIPESTEM, W.Va. (WOAY) – The Pipestem Resort State Park offically opened their newest addition: ziplining. West Virginia State Parks revealed the series of...

W.Va Joins Program To Rate Addiction Treatment Programs

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia will be part of a national pilot project to create a rating system to judge the quality of the state’s addiction treatment...

Feds Sue WV Governor’s Coal Companies Over Safety Violations

CHARLESTON, WV (AP) — The U.S. government has sued nearly two dozen of West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice’s coal companies to get them to pay about $4.8 million in...

Man Sentenced To Prison For Snatching An 86-Year-Old Woman’s Purse & Ripping Her Fingernails

UPDATE: BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – A purse snatcher will face 50 years in prison. Raleigh County Prosecuting Attorney Kristen Keller, tells WOAY that Zachery Alexander...

WV Department Of Education Releases Final Report; Opioid Crisis, Poverty Harms West Virginia Students

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A report released ahead of the West Virginia Legislature’s special session on education recommends addressing the consequences of poverty...

Us Attorney Announces $17 Million Healthcare Fraud Settlement, Largest In State’s History

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – United States Attorney Mike Stuart, along with Special Agent in Charge Maureen R. Dixon, United States Department of Health and Human Services...

Democratic Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren To Visit WV This Week

KERMIT, WV (WOAY) – Democratic Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren is coming to the Mountain State this week. According to her campaign, Warren will be...

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