Two Fayette County challengers are vying to unseat incumbent John Brenemen from his position on the county commission. Brenemen, a Republican from Scarbro, represents the Valley District.

Communities throughout West Virginia are pursing broadband projects with the help of a new state program through the West Virginia Department of Economic Development.

CHARLESTON – There is a new twist to an old phone scam and the Public Service Commission is cautioning utility customers to be on the alert. This latest version is particularly disturbing because the callers have enough specific information about your utility bill to make them sound more cre…

Current board member and long-time educator Coach Gary Ray has announced his candidacy for reelection to the Fayette County Board of Education representing the Plateau District.

Last week, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice announced new funding will be provided to improve education, retention and recruitment for nursing programs at three state schools, including BridgeValley Community and Technical College (BVCTC).

CHARLESTON – Replacement of four aging Roane County bridges and the rehabilitation of a bridge in Fayette County are among several construction contracts awarded by the West Virginia Division of Highways on Dec. 15.

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) will accept applications for the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) until the close of business on Monday, Jan. 31, or until funds are exhausted.

A local family treatment court is exhibiting signs of progress in its first few months in existence.

CSX Transportation has scheduled closures for repair at railroad crossings in the area. This will necessitate rerouting traffic. Signage will be in place marking detour routes.

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports that, as of Nov. 29, there were 5,991 active Covid-19 cases statewide. There had been 20 deaths revealed since the last report, with a total of 4,837 deaths attributed to Covid-19.

Promotions in the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department were made Monday, Nov. 15 at the Fayette County Courthouse.

According to the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, there were 7,366 active Covid-19 cases statewide as of Oct. 26. There were 24 deaths reported since the last update on Oct. 25, with a total of 4,316 deaths attributed to Covid-19.

The Southern Appalachian Labor School (SALS) has received recertification as an approved housing counseling agency by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

On Monday, the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department celebrated a significant milestone in the Covid-19 vaccination efforts. As of Oct. 25, 75 percent of eligible Kanawha countians have received their first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine, according to a KCHD press release.

The Southern Appalachian Labor School (SALS) has received recertification as an approved housing counseling agency by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

An Oak Hill couple is facing felony drug and child neglect charges in Fayette County, as reported in a press release from Sheriff Mike Fridley.

On Saturday, the Kanawha - Charleston Health Department collaborated with multiple partners to host “Arms Across Kanawha,” an all-hands-on-deck, eight-site flu/Covid-19 vaccination clinic in Kanawha County.

A second round of construction bids was opened Thursday for Meadow Bridge Regional PK-12 School on Thursday.

On Oct. 8, Dr. Sherri Young, interim health officer and executive director of the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department, joined Charleston Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin, Kanawha County commissioners, and the Unified Health Command to announce that Kanawha County has reached 100,000 individuals ful…

Due to the special legislative session, the Kanawha County HIV Taskforce virtual meeting has been rescheduled to Oct. 19 at 12 p.m. The meeting was previously scheduled for Oct. 12.

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