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Another five people were also injured in the attack, which authorities say was undertaken by a 15-year-old student Tuesday. Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin says both of those killed were also 15.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – A legislative committee in West Virginia has narrowly voted to advance legislation that would establish a 20-hour weekly work requirement for many food stamp recipients. The… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Schools in one West Virginia county are getting outfitted with carbon monoxide detectors after a December leak unveiled a need. News outlets report this comes after… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia’s agriculture commissioner has recommended the Legislature and Gov. Jim Justice kill a bill that would open state parks to logging. Commissioner Kent Leonhardt says… Read More
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has promised to bring up a bill to address DACA, border security and other issues, even if no consensus emerges before the next funding deadline, on Feb. 8.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – The giant Ohio online charter school that abruptly closed mid-school-year says it’s fighting to reopen but has lost another round of its legal battle with the… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – State health officials say analysis of West Virginia’s overdose deaths in 2016 “clearly identifies factors” in victim profiles that show opportunities for intervention before other deadly… Read More
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – Huntington Mayor Steve Williams says city police Chief Joe Ciccarelli has died following a long illness. Ciccarelli was 60. Williams announced Ciccarelli’s death Monday in a… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia’s Department of Agriculture says it has awarded grants to 36 projects to spay and neuter animals. Department officials say they received 60 applications for… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Lawyers for a former death row inmate have told the Ohio Supreme Court that the state’s capital punishment law is unconstitutional because judges, not juries, are… Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky would eventually eliminate a program allowing public school students to work from home during snow days under a bill that has cleared the state Senate…. Read More
With 2.4 seconds on the clock, the entire gym standing and her team down three, Kristin Taylor dribbles down the court, and while double-teamed, fires up a potential game-tying shot…. Read More