Tag archive for ‘Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 5th, 2016

Tomblin urges passage of federal miners protection act

On Monday, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin this week issued the following statement urging congressional passage of the Miners Protection Act, legislation supported by U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito that More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, November 28th, 2016

Summit Bechtel to host Spartan Race championship

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia in collaboration with Spartan Race, the world’s leading obstacle race company, announced this week that the finale of the 2017 Spartan U.S. Championship Series and the first-ever More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 24th, 2016

Governor and First Lady invite WV artists to create Christmas tree ornaments

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin invite West Virginia artists of all ages to create and submit ornaments to be displayed at the Governor’s Mansion during the 2016 holiday season as part More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 17th, 2016

Nominations sought for ‘Living the Dream Awards’

The Martin Luther King Jr. State Holiday Commission is seeking nominations of individuals and organizations for the 2017 “Living the Dream Awards.” The recognition of the winners will be part of the ecumenical More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 3rd, 2016

WV Governor and DEP announce $1 Million grant to HRDF

On Sept. 23, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced a $1 million grant that will benefit workers in Logan, Boone and Mingo counties who have More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Gov. Tomblin presents grants to local groups, community justice programs

On Sept. 12, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin presented more than $9.3 million in grant funding to community support groups and justice programs across the state. The funding will be used to develop new programming and enhance More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 9th, 2016

Governor Tomblin, Department of Veterans Assistance unveil program to prevent suicide among veterans

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin this week joined officials from the West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance and representatives of a variety of veterans’ organizations to announce the Mountain State 22 program – More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Greenbrier County companies named top exporter

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, along with West Virginia Department of Commerce Secretary Keith Burdette, have awarded the International Market Entry Award to 37 companies from across the Mountain State. These awards honor More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 26th, 2016

County water extension project sees progress

The western-end water extension project, undertaken by the Greenbrier County Public Service District No.2, is making progress as the Greenbrier County Commission approved a resolution for the engineering design More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, August 21st, 2016

WV survivors get two-week extension for FEMA registrations

The deadline for West Virginia storm survivors to register for federal assistance has been extended 14 days to Wednesday, Sept. 7. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) granted the extension at the request More...