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Shorebirds sweep twinbill from Power
Shorebirds sweep twinbill from Power

West Virginia Power starting pitcher Logan Sendelbach had won his last two starts prior to Friday’s against the Delmarva Shorebirds, but a third was not in the cards.

Roundup: SC Post 94 stays alive at American Legion state tournament
Roundup: SC Post 94 stays alive at American Legion state tournament

Ethan Lauchart worked five innings of one-run relief Friday, allowing South Charleston Post 94 to plate a 10-4 victory over Elkins Post 29 in an elimination game at the state American Legion baseball tournament at Bethany College.

Putnam teacher Crosier spends summer with Tampa Bay Rays farm club
Putnam teacher Crosier spends summer with Tampa Bay Rays farm club

Steve Crosier’s been leading a double life for a while now, and it doesn’t look like it’s going to change anytime soon.

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Annual fundraiser set in memory of Willy Shuman
Annual fundraiser set in memory of Willy Shuman

In June of 2009, Willy Shuman, 19, was killed in a car accident. The driver of the vehicle was drunk and Willy wasn’t wearing a seatbelt.

Photos: Using Instagram as a visual diary throughout WV
Photos: Using Instagram as a visual diary throughout WV

I keep a camera close. Sometimes it’s a small Fujifilm x100s that I sling around my shoulder before I head out to eat. Sometimes it’s a giant Nikon D4 that I use on the side of a football field. Sometimes, it’s my iPhone.

Church Activities: July 30, 2016
Church Activities: July 30, 2016

Aldersgate United Methodist Women will have a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 6 at the church, 6823 Sissonville Drive.

Continued reduction of workers’ comp rates expected, Tomblin says
Continued reduction of workers’ comp rates expected, Tomblin says

Employers in West Virginia could see a projected $36 million reduction in workers’ compensation premiums in the upcoming year, according to a news release from Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s Office.

WV Lottery revenues down $27 million, mostly at racetracks
WV Lottery revenues down $27 million, mostly at racetracks

The West Virginia Lottery finished the just-completed budget year with gross revenues of $1.136 billion, down more than $27 million from the previous year, according to a monthly revenue report by the state Lottery Commission.

Carry-out pizza restaurant in works for East End
Carry-out pizza restaurant in works for East End

If all goes as planned, residents and state Capitol employees may have a new option for lunch on Charleston’s East End.

Quinones asks for federal judge’s recusal
Quinones asks for federal judge’s recusal

A man acquitted of murder last month who now faces gun charges, has asked a federal judge to step down from his case.

Judge denies injunction of WV DHHR on child-placement reimbursement
Judge denies injunction of WV DHHR on child-placement reimbursement

A Kanawha County circuit judge denied an injunction request Friday that would have halted changes to West Virginia’s reimbursement model for children in long-term psychiatric care facilities — the same day a special Supreme Court commission released a statement accusing the Department of Health and Human Resources of developing those changes “in secret.”

Deputies seize about $100,000 worth of drugs in Elkview
Deputies seize about $100,000 worth of drugs in Elkview

Police seized marijuana, crystal methamphetamine and prescription medications worth about $109,000 from a Charleston woman in Elkview on Saturday night, according to a news release from the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office.

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Bad weather hurts Theatre West Virginia
Bad weather hurts Theatre West Virginia

BEAVER, W.Va. (AP) – Bad weather has been hurting business at a Beckley-area outdoor theater this summer, so it’s having to get creative with the rest of its season, officials said.

‘Gilmore Girls’ star to play flood relief concerts in Nicholas County
‘Gilmore Girls’ star to play flood relief concerts in Nicholas County

He’s coming to Netflix this fall, but actor and musician Scott Patterson will be coming to West Virginia this weekend.

Things to do today: July 29, 2016
Things to do today: July 29, 2016

STEVE HIMES with DANIELLE CONARD AND CHRIS CLARK: 6 p.m. Tickets $25 (includes Italian buffet). Cafe Cimino, 616 Main St., Sutton. Call 304-765-2913.

Photos: Using Instagram as a visual diary throughout WV
Photos: Using Instagram as a visual diary throughout WV

I keep a camera close. Sometimes it’s a small Fujifilm x100s that I sling around my shoulder before I head out to eat. Sometimes it’s a giant Nikon D4 that I use on the side of a football field. Sometimes, it’s my iPhone.

Dear Abby: I feel guilty that I was unable to give my son a sibling
Dear Abby: I feel guilty that I was unable to give my son a sibling

Dear Abby: I am the mother of a 13-year-old son, my only child. For the past 10 years I have been living with mounting guilt over the fact that he doesn’t have a sibling. It’s not because my husband and I haven’t tried, we have. But fertility issues took us down an empty road, and adoption discussions were just that — discussions.

Carry-out pizza restaurant in works for East End
Carry-out pizza restaurant in works for East End

If all goes as planned, residents and state Capitol employees may have a new option for lunch on Charleston’s East End.

Photos: Using Instagram as a visual diary throughout WV
Photos: Using Instagram as a visual diary throughout WV

I keep a camera close. Sometimes it’s a small Fujifilm x100s that I sling around my shoulder before I head out to eat. Sometimes it’s a giant Nikon D4 that I use on the side of a football field. Sometimes, it’s my iPhone.

Funerals for: July 30, 2016

Barker, C. "Pete" 2 p.m., Casdorph & Curry Funeral Home, St. Albans.


Brewer, Shirley E. 1 p.m., Calvary Assembly of God, Beckley.


Brown, Dorothy M. 6 p.m., Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane.


Chapman, Bernice M. 1 p.m., Jordan Chapel United Methodist Church, Canvas.


Coots, Fred W. 1 p.m., Sycamore Free Pentecostal Church of God, Colcord.


Fisher, Norman 1 p.m., Good Shepherd Mortuary, South Charleston.


Flint, Kathy 2 p.m., Lookout Baptist Church, Lookout.


Gibson, Anna J. 11 a.m., Cooke Funeral Home Chapel, Cedar Grove.


Good, Barbara E. Noon, Pine Grove Baptist Church, Sumerco.


Keeney, Charles 5 p.m., Teays Valley Church of the Nazarene, Hurricane.


Keller, Charles R. 2 p.m., Keller Funeral Home, Dunbar.


Lewis, Daniel A. Noon, Heart of God Ministries, Beckley.


Malcomb, Monnie B. 2 p.m., Morris Funeral Home, Cowen.


McCormick, Mae C. 11 a.m., Bartlett


McHenry, Junior L. 2 p.m., Tyler Mountain Funeral Home, Cross Lanes.


Nelson, Gregory S. 2 p.m., Waters Funeral Chapel, Summersville.


O'Brien, Rodney D. 2 p.m., Taylor


Oldaker, Steven L. 11 a.m., Foglesong Funeral Home, Mason.


Parker, Connie L. 11 a.m., Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane.


Richards, Steven R. 2 p.m., Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapmanville.


Thomas, Jimmy R. Jr. 11 a.m., White Funeral Home, Summersville.


Whitlock, Albert M. 11 a.m., O'Dell Funeral Home, Montgomery.


Wood, Macel L. Noon, Mount Moriah Baptist Church, Hurricane.