Day: January 13, 2020 Archives

MondayJanuary 13, 2020

Services for Roane County firefighter scheduled for Saturday

Mark Horwich died Saturday en route to a call.

Pennsylvania hospital prepared to join WVU Medicine

Following a year of transition for Uniontown Hospital in Pennsylvania, officials have signed a letter of intent to join the WVU Medicine network.

Construction crews continue progress around Monongalia County

Workers completed 61 miles of construction last year.

Democrats criticize Morrisey, GOP pre-existing conditions bill

Eighteen Republican-led states and the U.S. Department of Justice are challenging "Obamacare."

Year after leaving state Senate, Ojeda launches US Senate bid

The former Logan County senator filed paperwork with the Secretary of State's Office on Monday.

Huntington St. Joseph’s extends state-best win streak to 22 games

St. Joe's is the first team in the state to earn 13 wins this season.

Justices propose trimmer budget for court system, take neutral stance on intermediate court

Budget presentation was first for court system since Legislature gained greater control.

Girls Basketball: Where we are at midway point of regular season

Five teams — Cabell Midland, Wheeling Park, North Marion, Saint Joseph Central and Parkersburg Catholic — remain unbeaten.

Carmichael, first said to support nondiscrimination bill and then against it, is ‘in listening mode’

Carmichael cast doubt on whether bill sponsored by majority leader and majority whip will run.

Paine ‘guarantees’ students will do better on national test results

State school superintendent asks lawmakers to hold the line on current content and standards.

West Virginia safety Tykee Smith named freshman All-American

The playmaking West Virginia safety was recognized as one of the nation's top freshmen in 2019.

Senator Blair is battered, but returns to legislative arena

Blair was in serious traffic accident days before start of legislative session.

Mountaineers move up to No. 12 in latest AP Top 25 poll

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia shot up five spots to No. 12 in this week’s AP Top 25, which was released Monday afternoon. The Mountaineers (13-2, 2-1 Big 12) won both of their games last week. West Virginia won 55-41 at Oklahoma State, then returned home for a 66-54 win over then-No. 22 Texas Tech.

Hospital rep: Thomas bankruptcy filing reflective of economy, payor mix

"I know there are a lot of hospitals that are operating in a very fragile situation financially," said Joe Letnaunchyn, president and CEO of the West Virginia Hospital Association.

Resolution to add Frederick County, Va. to West Virginia passes Senate

The resolution provides a "standing invitation" to Frederick County, Virginia to join West Virginia.

Separate crashes claim lives in Greenbrier County

Wrecks happened Saturday and Sunday.