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Flags Lowered To Honor Peace Officers

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Flags are being lowered throughout West Virginia in honor of peace officers. Gov. Jim Justice issued a proclamation Monday ordering U.S. and West Virginia state flags on state-owned facilities be lowered to half-staff  today. The flags are to be lowered from dawn to dusk. On Friday, President Donald Trump declared May 15,… Read More

Needle Exchange Officially Suspended In Charleston

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia’s Bureau for Public Health has officially suspended the certification of a harm reduction program following concerns over its needle exchange component. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports that the agency suspended the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department’s Harm Reduction Syringe Services Program’s certification following the Friday release of an independent evaluation of the… Read More