Tag archive for ‘Senator Joe Manchin’
By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Manchin urges funding for substance abuse prevention and treatment services

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) recently sent a bipartisan letter to Senate appropriators to request that any final appropriations package include necessary resources for critical substance abuse prevention and More...

Garnett Haynes
By admin On Monday, October 19th, 2015

Local Democrat receives statewide recognition

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin joined with Democratic leaders from throughout West Virginia in honoring Garnett Haynes as one of West Virginia’s Outstanding Democrats of the Year. This Outstanding Democrat was selected More...

By admin On Sunday, September 20th, 2015

Medical organizations receive funding

Two area medical organizations have received funding – Monroe County Health Department received $137,470 and Rainelle Medical Center received $253,404. U.S. Senator Joe Manchin announced Wednesday that nearly More...

By admin On Friday, September 11th, 2015

Manchin announces he will vote against Iran deal

By Sarah Mansheim U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, an early proponent of the Iran nuclear deal, announced Tuesday that he would be voting against the agreement. The senator issued the following statement announcing his More...

By admin On Friday, September 11th, 2015

Lewisburg bike shop hosts KEEN Footwear on WV Tour for Birthplace of Rivers National Monument

Mayor welcomes KEEN visit underscorin KEEN Footwear brings its Live Monumental campaign to Lewisburg this month to support creating the Birthplace of Rivers National Monument in the Monongahela National Forest. More...

By admin On Friday, September 4th, 2015

Manchin encourages WV students to apply for U.S. Senate Youth Program and scholarship

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) is encouraging West Virginia high school juniors and seniors interested in government and public service to apply for the 54th Annual United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP). Two More...

Among those pictured at the Rainelle ground-breaking ceremony: USDA State Director Bobby Lewis (left), Region 4 representative Chrissy Hanna, Mayor Andy Pendleton, council persons Randy Pendleton and Eddie Midkiff, Gov. Representative Kim Gross, Monica Venable, Michael Browning, representative for U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, and Senator Ron Miller.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Rural Fire Service Fee still proceeding through Lewisburg Council

Rural Fire Service Fee still proceeding through Lewisburg Council By Peggy Mackenzie The Lewisburg City Council recently voted to approve the first reading of a Rural Fire Service Fee to generate revenue from rural More...

By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Water system improvements come to Rainelle

Water system improvements come to Rainelle By Peggy Mackenzie The town of Rainelle has needed clean drinking water for a long time, says Mayor Andrea Pendleton. Infrastructure problems have plagued this western More...

By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

Justice sets sights on governor’s seat

By Sarah Mansheim Three days after Senator Joe Manchin announced he will not be seeking the governor’s seat in 2016, local impresario Jim Justice announced he’s considering a run for governor. The Greenbrier More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

A Monumental idea

By David Esteppe On Feb. 19, President Obama protected over 20,000 acres of picturesque lands surrounding the Arkansas River in Colorado designated as the Browns Canyon National Monument. This comes after the president More...