Tag archive for ‘Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’
By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Directed public access at WV State Capitol begins January 8

Starting Jan. 8, all visitors to the West Virginia State Capitol building must enter through a screening checkpoint, the Division of Protective Services has announced. The main public access point for the State More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

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Happy Kids Project seeks supporters The Happy Kids Project, launched in 2010 at Eastern Greenbrier Middle School to help meet the simple needs of at-risk students, is seeking more local sponsorship to expand services More...

By admin On Friday, September 25th, 2015

Governor Tomblin announces Growing Healthy Communities grants

Governor Tomblin announces Growing Healthy Communities grants On Monday, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced that Ronceverte was a recipient of a series of awards for the first phase of eight projects totaling $100,000 More...

By admin On Friday, September 25th, 2015

Monroe County Community Emergency Response Team receives Governor’s Service Award

Enthusiasm and dedication characterize the volunteer service of the members of the Monroe County Health Department Community Emergency Response Team that has been selected as recipients of the 2015 Governor’s More...

By admin On Friday, September 25th, 2015

Greenbrier Valley arts organization receive share of arts grant awards

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Sept. 16 the awarding of $763,044 in grant funds to support and build the arts in community and statewide programs across West Virginia. Included in the funding are several Greenbrier More...

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By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Protest forming against Dick Cheney’s visit to WV

By Peggy Mackenzie A grassroots rally is forming to protest former Vice President Dick Cheney’s visit to West Virginia next Thursday. Cheney will address West Virginia’s political and economic elites as the More...

View of the still smoldering derailed tank cars along a tributary of the Kanawha River. (APphoto/Office of the Governor of West Virginia, Steven Wayne Rotsch)
By admin On Friday, February 27th, 2015

Train derailment probe underway

View of the still smoldering derailed tank cars along a tributary of the Kanawha River. (APphoto/Office of the Governor of West Virginia, Steven Wayne Rotsch) By Peggy Mackenzie A week after the oil train derailment More...

By admin On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Governor Tomblin announces elimination of Business Franchise Tax

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin this week announced the Business Franchise Tax will be eliminated effective Jan. 1, 2015, the latest step in a series of reductions that have improved West Virginia’s business climate and More...

Colourful 2014 in fiery sparklers
By admin On Friday, December 26th, 2014

• Year in Review 2014 •

• Year in Review 2014 • • January: Year begins with annual Shanghai Parade held Jan. 1 in downtown Lewisburg; GWHS football coach Lewis McClung named Coach of the Year following Cavaliers’ 12-2 record and More...

By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Governor Tomblin announces launch of WV’s first 24-hour Behavioral Health Call Center

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin this week announced the launch of West Virginia’s first Behavioral Health Referral & Outreach Call Center, a statewide 24-hour call center, providing resources and referral support for More...