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Alpha ordered to pay ex-Massey CEO's legal fees

May 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Alpha Natural Resources to pay former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship's legal fees stemming from a criminal investigation and upcoming trial. more »»

Man shot by W.Va. trooper after aiming gun at officer

May 28, 2015

MUDDLETY, W.Va. (AP) — State police say a trooper shot and wounded a Nicholas County man after he aimed a gun at the officer.

Lt. more »»

Federal officials reviewing disability benefits for 1,500

May 28, 2015

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Federal officials have confirmed that they are re-determining disability benefits for 1,500 people who were represented by attorney Eric C. Conn. more »»

WVU report: state coal production to drop 39 percent by 2035

May 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University researchers predict state coal production will drop 39 percent compared to the industry's last high point in 2008. more »»

Twice-caught fugitive's clean life led to decades of freedom

May 28, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In 55 years as a fugitive, Frank Freshwaters got caught twice. more »»

WVa ban on trinkets touting elected officials now effective

May 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia ban on publicly funded trinkets bearing an elected official's name or likeness is becoming effective. more »»

Fayette County to require permits for injection wells, ponds

May 28, 2015

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — Operators of future underground injection wells in Fayette County will have to obtain a permit from the county. more »»

Trial set for Harrison magistrate on sex abuse charges

May 28, 2015

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A Harrison County magistrate is scheduled to stand trial in the fall on charges of sexually abusing a girl under the age of 12.

The Exponent Telegram (http://bit. more »»

Sophia asks judge to dismiss police brutality lawsuit

May 28, 2015

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — Sophia and a town police officer have asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit alleging the officer beat a handcuffed man during an arrest. more »»

W.Va. airport to demolish 7 homes damaged by slide, flooding

May 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Yeager Airport plans to buy and demolish seven homes damaged by flooding caused by a landslide in March. more »»

Director of Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg to retire in 2016

May 28, 2015

LEWISBURG, W.Va. (AP) — The executive director of Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg plans to step down next year.

WVNS-TV ( ) reports that Susan L. more »»

Water company delays repairs to limit water use

May 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A water company had to delay repairs to a water main and retracted a statement for Charleston residents to limit water use.

The Charleston Gazette (http://bit. more »»

Small Business Administration approves more than $1M for Ky.

May 28, 2015

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — More than $1 million in disaster assistance loans has been approved for Kentucky residents affected by weather last month.

The U.S. more »»

W.Va. officials to celebrate Corridor H highway opening

May 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia officials are celebrating the opening of the newest section of highway that runs from Bismarck to the Tucker County Line.

Gov. more »»

University of Charleston signs agreement with National Guard

May 28, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The University of Charleston in West Virginia has entered into an agreement with The Lavern E. more »»

Man wounded in West Virginia mall shooting

May 27, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Police say one man has been wounded in a shooting in a parking garage at a Charleston mall.

Lt. Steve Cooper says the shooting occurred shortly before 2:30 p.m. more »»

West Virginia editorial roundup

May 27, 2015

Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers:

May 27

Charleston (West Virginia) Daily Mail on Congress needing to allow crude oil exports:

With one action, the U.S. more »»

Lawsuit: Justice companies never paid $2M due in coal deal

May 27, 2015

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — A lawsuit says two of billionaire Jim Justice's affiliated companies owe $2 million from a 2013 coal dea. more »»

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