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Kasich to end bid for the White House
Kasich to end bid for the White House

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich is leaving the Republican presidential contest, giving Donald Trump a clear path to his party’s nomination.

Kasich to end bid for the White House
Kasich to end bid for the White House

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich is leaving the Republican presidential contest, giving Donald Trump a clear path to his party’s nomination.

Around WV: May 4, 2016
Around WV: May 4, 2016

In Around West Virginia: a woman allegedly uses Facebook to set up robberies, a cancer survivor swims with the dolphins, laid-off miners file a class-action lawsuit, and more.

Huntington Fire Department carrying opiate reversal drug
Huntington Fire Department carrying opiate reversal drug

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – The city of Huntington says medication that can reverse the effect of opiates in case of an overdose is now stocked on all of the city fire department emergency response vehicles.

Rockefeller sets up WVU public service scholarship

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) – Former U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller has set up a public service scholarship in his name at West Virginia University.

Clay schools closed after alleged shooting threat from students
Clay schools closed after alleged shooting threat from students

Clay County schools will be closed for the rest of the week while police investigate threats that Clay County Middle School students allegedly made about shooting classmates and teachers, according to the county schools superintendent.

Police make four arrests in Kanawha break-ins
Police make four arrests in Kanawha break-ins

Police have made four arrests related to a series of property crimes in Kanawha County.

Trump, Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaign
Trump, Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaign

Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Donald Trump is all but certain to lead the Republican Party into the fall presidential campaign against Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton – a stunning political triumph for a first-time...

Indiana primaries: Trump, Sanders win; Cruz drops out
Indiana primaries: Trump, Sanders win; Cruz drops out

INDIANAPOLIS — In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the ...

Nitro council approves new computer software, condemns property

Nitro citizens will soon have more access to the city government with the help of new computer software.

Marshall student diagnosed with bacterial meningitis

A Marshall University student who became ill over the weekend has been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis, the school announced Tuesday night.

Reunions: May 4, 2016

National Jarrett Reunion: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 4, at the James Jarrett House (Fairhill) near Alderson. A catered lunch will be served at noon. Tours of the James Jarrett House will be available. Descendants of James, Jesse, Owen or David Jarrett who ...

Ted Cruz ends his bid for Republican presidential nomination
Ted Cruz ends his bid for Republican presidential nomination

Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ended his presidential campaign Tuesday, eliminating the biggest impediment to Donald Trump’s march to the Republican nomination.

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Politics

Trump, Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaign
WV governor candidate Bill Cole endorses Trump
Trump to visit Charleston, Sanders returns to WV
Franklin Graham to bring Decision America tour to Charleston
Poll shows Trump, Sanders, Justice with leads

Columnists

Innerviews: Nursing career rooted in divine intervention
Rick Steelhammer: Of handguns, shave cream and TSA security checks
Statehouse Beat: Leadership needed in budget battle

Education

Marshall to open new department of dentistry
Clay schools closed after alleged shooting threat from students
Rockefeller sets up WVU public service scholarship
Marshall student diagnosed with bacterial meningitis
Knauff stands out with harsh criticism of Kanawha BOE

Health

Huntington Fire Department carrying opiate reversal drug
Addiction recovery center planned for Parkersburg
Volunteers aware of risks, take precautions in Zika-affected areas
Moms hold ‘nurse-in’ to promote public breastfeeding
YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day encourages families to be active this summer

Kanawha County

Kanawha, Cabell clerks sued for not taking online voter registrations
Deteriorated 1840s WV log cabins coming down
Nitro council approves new computer software, condemns property
Deputies plan extra patrols in Kanawha
Charleston council approves bill allowing demolition delays

Putnam County

WV education official resigns after domestic violence charge
Huntington museum partners with Putnam schools, exhibits student artwork
Hurricane community garden first of its kind

Election

Kanawha Circuit judges all running unopposed
Hillary Clinton blasts Blankenship for his appearance at WV protest
In WV, Clinton hears about opioid abuse
Trump coming to Charleston Thursday
Hillary Clinton hears WV concerns, successes in Mingo County

Around WV

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U.S. and World

Indiana primaries: Trump, Sanders win; Cruz drops out
Ted Cruz ends his bid for Republican presidential nomination
Fights follow Trump rally in Southern Cal, about 20 arrested