Covered electronic devices again being accepted at WV landfills

Thanks to the passage of House Bill 4540, starting July 1 West Virginians can again dispose of Covered Electronic Devices (CEDs) in their local landfill - rather than illegally dumping them. CEDs include items like...

Funds awarded to support enrollment in Health Insurance Marketplace

With open enrollment for 2017 only a few weeks away, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), announced $600,000 Navigator grant awards to returning organizations in West Virginia. The awards will support local...

AG Morrisey asks legislature to explore ‘24/7 Sobriety Program’ substance abuse initiative

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey sent a letter to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Trump and House Judiciary Committee Chairman John Shott urging them to explore the 24/7 Sobriety Program substance abuse recidivism...

Natural gas rates lowered across West Virginia

Natural gas rates lowered across West Virginia The Public Service Commission of West Virginia has ordered natural gas utilities to lower the purchased gas portion of their rates for the upcoming heating season. The lower...

Manchin and Capito announce funding for Monroe County Health Center

This week, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) announced that a total of $1,281,473 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has been awarded to...

USDA seeks applications for Rural Business Grants

State Director Bobby Lewis recently announced that USDA is accepting applications for the Rural Business Development Grant (RBDG) program. Grant funds are aimed at helping rural small businesses grow and create jobs. Individual businesses...

Concealed handgun recognition expanded in 16 states

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced an expansion in concealed handgun recognition for 18- to 21-year-olds, while also announcing his office maintained every existing concealed carry agreement between West Virginia and 35 other...

Alderson Main Street greets Americorps member

Amy Truesdale, an AmeriCorps member sponsored by High Rocks Educational Corporation, is joining Alderson Main Street (AMS) for the coming year. She has been warmly welcomed by AMS members and will be meeting with...

West Virginians impacted by flooding may qualify for disaster SNAP benefits

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources(DHHR) this week announced that residents who lived or worked in Clay, Fayette, Greenbrier, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln, Monroe, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Roane, Summers and Webster counties during...

Entries open for 3rd Annual State Fair of WV Car Show

American National, Farm Family Insurance, and the State Fair of West Virginia have teamed up to produce the third annual State Fair Car Show. The event is scheduled on Sunday, Aug. 14, from 11...

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