Governor Jim Justice proposed the increase during his second State of the State Address Wednesday night.
Wednesday was the first day of the regular legislative session, which is scheduled to go through March 10.
Teana Muldrow added 19 and point guard Chania Ray notched a double-double as No. 15 West Virginia defeated Kansas 74-54 in women’s basketball action Wednesday night.
Governor says state needs to keep momentum going.
Governor outlines spending priorities during State of the State.
Jeff Pack served in the Air Force from 200 to 2005.
The board passed Policy 2510 during its Wednesday meeting.
Fresh off a bye week courtesy of the Celebrity Reflection cruise ship, "The Sweet Spot with A.T." podcast returns for Episode 23.
A look at the first edition of the boys basketball MetroNews Power Index.
"The river is truly under utilized and should be our greatest asset," Paul Brake said.
A fire was reported after 2:30 p.m. along Upper Whitman Creek.
Delegate Marshall Wilson removed from two committees after first-day motion that startles fellow lawmakers.
Spending proposals and tax cut priorities are up for consideration, though.
Martin speaks at the official start of her presidency at Fairmont State University
Second highest bear harvest in W.Va. history
Mike Stuart said, as a new U.S. attorney, he does not have the option of "picking and choosing" what laws to follow.
"We have to be able to tell businesses they can find the workers they need in West Virginia," Deskins told lawmakers.
Removals hooked to deaths, convicted felons, outdated information and duplicates.
Arrest made less than hour after hold-up.
Total whitetail deer count for 2017 just over 108,000