Need for blood increases in southern Virginia
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:49:42 GMT
Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks. Christmas is a time to give gifts. For those wanting to help save lives, the holidays are also the perfect time to give blood.
Advocacy: Protecting children from abuse is vital
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:46:10 GMT
Most West Virginians would do just about anything to prevent a child being harmed, yet child abuse may be increasing in our state. During the 2017 fiscal year, which ended June 30, the state's 21 advocacy centers for children provided services to 3,914 youngsters, according to a published report.
Claywood Park PSD discusses request for sewer rate increase
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:45:38 GMT
In summary, the PSD is deficient in its payments to the West Virginia Municipal Bond Commission by around $86,000 as of Oct. 6, Commission President Blair Couch said, adding a formal complaint has been filed with the state Public Service Commission as a result. This has prompted the need for the commission to act fast on this request, according to the PSD, by next Monday, Couch said.
Women's soccer falls to UCLA in Round of 16
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:42:55 GMT
Senior forward Veronica Latsko led Virginia this season with 20 points from eight goals and four assists and landed on the All-ACC first team. For the second year in a row, the Cavaliers were eliminated from the NCAA Tournament in the Round of 16. A last minute goal by No.
Warming to make US thunderstorms larger, more frequent
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:38:47 GMT
In this Tuesday, August 29, 2017 file photo, a neighborhood near Houston's Addicks Reservoir is flooded after heavy rains from Tropical Storm Harvey. A study released Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 predicts that summer thunderstorms in North America will likely be larger, wetter and more frequent in a warmer world, dumping 80 percent more rain in some areas and worsening flooding.
Police Beat Nov. 21
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:26:57 GMT
Stolen vehicle abandoned: State police are investigating a stolen vehicle from West Virginia abandoned in a field.
Posey earns nursing degree
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:23:05 GMT
Last spring, Posey was awarded one of two scholarships from the West Virginia League for Nursing to complete her MSN at West Virginia Wesleyan College in Buckhannon.