The January 2006 fire at Aracoma Coal's Alma No. 1 mine claimed the lives of Don Bragg and Elvis Hatfield.

Lights getting dim for coal

Alpha bankruptcy, Clean Power Plan deal body blows to industry.  Full Story »



Tomblin, Manchin both criticize clean power ruling

16 hours ago by in News

Governor says West Virginia still hasn't decided whether to comply by submitting a plan to EPA. Full Story »

Manchin will vote to defund Planned Parenthood

17 hours ago by in News

Senator "troubled" by recently released videos. Full Story »

State road conditions lead to noticeable increase in claims filed with Court of Claims

by in News

Court of Claims judge George Fordham says they will be meeting more often to handle the increase Full Story »

Coal industry tries to hang on

by in News

"This administration has kicked the props right out from under the West Virginia coal industry," -- Bill Raney, President W.Va. Coal Association Full Story »

Alpha files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

by in News

Alpha becomes fourth major coal producer to seek bankruptcy protection. CEO is confident it can emerge a stronger company. Full Story »

Morrisey prepared to fight upcoming clean air ruling

by in News

Final rule from EPA, Obama administration expected Monday. Full Story »

Wheeling Jesuit pays $2.3 million to settle violations

16 hours ago by in News

University allegedly misused federal funds for seven years. Full Story »

DHHR names new CEO for William R. Sharpe, Jr. Hospital

by in News

Patrick W. Ryan will take over the role from Kim Walsh on August 17 Full Story »

Delegation of lawmakers tour prison facility on fact-finding mission

by in News

Delegate Hill said that the group came away impressed with the correction's officers and the facility, but the staffing shortages could be plainly seen throughout the entirety of the tour. Full Story »

Former rival and assistant remembers the late Dick Whitman

by in High School Sports, News

Ralph Hensley coached with and against Dick Whitman many times. Full Story »

Kearneysville woman convicted for her role in major heroin distribution operation

by in News

Sarah Weant faces up to four years in prison Full Story »

State Fair organizers face challenges with school calendars

by in News

The fair begins Aug. 14 and runs through Aug. 23. Full Story »

Latest Newscasts