March 22, 2018

Mellower Huggins no longer treating wins/losses like life-and-death

In his 24th NCAA tournament, Huggins has softened his coaching style to adjust to today's players — just ask the assistant who once played for him.

Justice appoints retired auditor, House doorkeeper to House of Delegates

Sharon Lewis Malcolm will replace former Delegate Ron Walters, who resigned earlier this month following an investigation into a lien against a woman in Wayne County.

Attorney general targets elder abuse and exploitation with new unit

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced a new program to combat those looking to take advantage of the elderly.

Hungry to face Brunson, trying to forget Gonzaga, Carter has his fuel

Even as a third-team All-American, Jevon Carter is playing second fiddle to his ex-AAU teammate. Now he wants to lead the Mountaineers beyond the Sweet 16.

Trust Trump on tariffs, Justice suggests

President announces the first steps toward imposing tariffs on $60 billion in Chinese goods.

Murder investigation underway in Wheeling

Medical Examiner's Office says 21-year-old woman died of blunt force trauma to the head.

MVB Bank Champions Cup standings through basketball

Updated MVB Bank Champions Cup standings through March 22.

WV Department of Ag takes part in AT&T distracted driving campaign

Employees were able to test out a virtual reality headset at the department's office Thursday.

Language for Jessie’s Law makes it into omnibus spending bill

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin says lives will be saved.

Even if Education & the Arts goes, Justice wants an arts secretary

Governor also wants assurances of a smooth transition.

Oakes out as interim head of Mon Health Medical Center

Oakes was named the hospital's COO in November, and she then became interim CEO following the leave of absence for President and CEO Darryl Duncan.

Progress reported in negotiations related to Frontier Communications strike

It's been three weeks since 1,400 Frontier Communications workers went on strike.

ER open to patients at Logan Regional Medical Center; Man charged with setting off sprinklers, causing flooding

Hospital officials said Thursday it'll be several days before all of the ER rooms are open fully.

Sweet 16 roundup: Harris headaches, in-flight frights and NBA connections

WVU forward Wes Harris participated in the Sweet 16 shootaround at the East Regional in Boston.

Mason County, 20 others are part of Federal Disaster Declaration request

Governor Jim Justice submitted a request for public assistance last week following flooding in February.

Class AA high school girls basketball all-state teams

The 2018 Class AA girls basketball all-state teams, selected by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.

Justice touts nation-leading construction upswing in WV

Governor speaks at the West Virginia Construction and Design Expo.

Nicholas County pair charged after child swallows pills

The prescription pills were within easy reach of the 3 year-old.

Sense of urgency needed to fight the opioid crisis

Imagine if the nation’s top health officials made a dramatic announcement this morning about a just discovered disease.  The dire warning said that perhaps as...

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