Charleston to keep state prep baseball tournament
Charleston to keep state prep baseball tournament
Cooper Zent doesn’t let diabetes slow him down in tennis or soccer
Cooper Zent doesn’t let diabetes slow him down in tennis or soccer
Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze resigns
Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze resigns
Bradshaw closes in on another W.Va. Open title
Bradshaw closes in on another W.Va. Open title
Marshall football aims to shed sour taste from 2016
Marshall football aims to shed sour taste from 2016

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US Attorney General Sessions says he plans to stay
US Attorney General Sessions says he plans to stay

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions, publicly skewered by his boss for stepping aside from the Russia-Trump investigations, declared Thursday he still loves his job and plans to stay on. Yet President Donald Trump’s airing of his long-simmering frustrations with Sessions raised significant new questions about the future of the nation’s top prosecutor.

Justice considering recalling WV Legislature this year
Justice considering recalling WV Legislature this year

CLARKSBURG — Gov. Jim Justice said Thursday that he’s considering recalling the West Virginia Legislature this year to again consider exempting veterans’ pensions from state income taxes and adding a 5 percent surcharge to highway contracts to fund addiction treatment.

14 Kanawha County schools in need of air-conditioning work
14 Kanawha County schools in need of air-conditioning work

With about three weeks left before most Kanawha County students head back to classes, 14 Kanawha public schools currently are undergoing or are in need of work on their heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.

R.G. Gunnoe Farms up for sale after ‘devastating’ past few years
R.G. Gunnoe Farms up for sale after ‘devastating’ past few years

Five particularly difficult years in the Kanawha Valley have the owner of a nearly 70-year-old business looking for a buyer.

PSC staff: Proposed WV American Water rate hike includes unnecessary project
PSC staff: Proposed WV American Water rate hike includes unnecessary project

West Virginia American Water’s proposed rate increase is overreaching by pursuing a project not immediately beneficial for current customers, the independent staff of the state Public Service Commission argued in a recent motion.

Project to provide young talent with affordable downtown housing a go
Project to provide young talent with affordable downtown housing a go

Charleston’s long-awaited EDGE Project is officially a go after city council members voted to approve an agreement to renovate a long-vacant building downtown.

Pair hospitalized after incident on Kanawha River
Pair hospitalized after incident on Kanawha River

Two men were taken to area hospitals after authorities responded to an incident on the Kanawha River at the Patrick Street Bridge around 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

West Virginia man receives 230 to 735 years for sex crimes
West Virginia man receives 230 to 735 years for sex crimes

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia man convicted of more than 140 counts of sex crimes against children has been sentenced.

Police investigating after state employee’s vehicle struck by bullet
Police investigating after state employee’s vehicle struck by bullet

Capitol police are investigating after a state employee’s parked vehicle was struck Wednesday morning by a bullet.

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Review: ‘Girls Trip’ a wonderfully hilarious destination

Get ready to know the name Tiffany Haddish. If there were such a thing as Comedy Oscars, she would win for “Girls Trip.”

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Review: In ‘Valerian,’ cosmic splendor struggles for liftoff

When even most of the good spectacles carry a strong whiff of prepackaging, try taking in the air of Luc Besson’s sci-fi extravaganza “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.”

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Review: Riveting ‘Dunkirk’ is Nolan’s, and year’s, best

“Dunkirk “ is not a typical war movie.There are no brothers in arms, no flashbacks to simpler times and pretty wives and girlfriends left behind, no old men in situation rooms pontificating about politics or helping with exposition. There’s no talk of Hitler, or Germans or battlefields or trauma or mothers. In fact, there’s hardly any talk at all, or, for that matter, even any characters in the traditional sense.

One Month at a Time: Day with animal control full of lessons about people
One Month at a Time: Day with animal control full of lessons about people

Like in some of my other explorations, spending a month with the Kanawha Charleston Humane Association was never going to be enough time to see everything.

Dear Abby: Mistress still mourning years after man’s death
Dear Abby: Mistress still mourning years after man’s death

Dear Abby: I don’t know what to do. I was having an affair with the most wonderful (married) man. I’m sure that he and I were the only ones who knew. He passed away unexpectedly a few years ago. I still go to the place where we met and hung out together. In my mind, I see him walking in and speaking his last words to me.

WV Design Team: Refresh a room with crisp, modern updates
WV Design Team: Refresh a room with crisp, modern updates

There’s no better time than summer to take a good look at your home and make a few changes and tweaks to freshen things.

PHOTO: The family that fishes together...
PHOTO: The family that fishes together...

Thursday was a day of fishing fun for this family. Anjeanette Spencer, of Columbus, Ohio, used a net to haul up fish at Kanawha Falls outside of Glen Ferris, while her aunt, Catherine Saunders, continued to cast her line into the water.

WV Economic Development Authority advances Cacapon, trail projects
WV Economic Development Authority advances Cacapon, trail projects

Two projects for state tourist attractions made progress in the West Virginia Economic Development Authority’s monthly board of directors meeting Thursday.

Peace and quiet draw visitors from afar to Elk River campground
Peace and quiet draw visitors from afar to Elk River campground

After buying some land with 2,000 feet of Elk River frontage and a shady hollow with a year-round creek, Kenny Keiffer and his brother, Ted, built a road to connect the property to the state highway system with the intention of selling it.

Funerals for: July 20, 2017

Bowling, Renee 1 p.m., Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek.


Chandler, Eddie Noon, Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin.


Crihfield, Miki 2 p.m., Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley.


Fuller, Jerry 11 a.m., Hafer Funeral Home, Elkview.


Hayes, Joseph 10 a.m., Chapman Funeral Home, Hurricane.


Hill, Debbie 11 a.m., Fidler and Frame Funeral Home, Belle.


Hodge, William 11 a.m., Allen Funeral Home, Hurricane.


Jones, Nancy Carolyn 1 p.m., Thursday, Matics Funeral Home, Clendenin.


Marshall, Patsy Noon, Point Lick Gospel Tabernacle, Campbells Creek.


McKee, Aubrey 2 p.m., Church in the Valley, Milton.


Pauley, John 6 p.m., Peytona Church of Christ, Peytona.


Pritt, Alpha "Louise" 1 p.m., Graceland Memorial Park in the Chapel, South Charleston.


Williams, Frank 2 p.m., Fidler and Frame Funeral Home, Belle.


Williams, Magdalene 1 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ, Kanawha City.