Rand back to school event rolls on for ninth year

Rand back to school event rolls on for ninth year

For the past eight years, Mack Reed has hosted an annual back to school get together for the Rand community in eastern Kanawha County, and this year is no different.

Smiles: Bob Anderson and Attorney General Patrick Morrisey

Smiles: Bob Anderson and Attorney General Patrick Morrisey

South Charleston dermatologist opening new, bigger office

South Charleston dermatologist opening new, bigger office

West Virginia Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center is opening a new, larger office in South Charleston.

Road work: July 29, 2017

Road work: July 29, 2017

West Virginia Paving will pave the following streets in Charleston from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday:

WV Governor’s Office announces investigation of late audits

WV Governor’s Office announces investigation of late audits

Nick Casey, chief of staff to Gov. Jim Justice, outlined Friday an investigation to determine accountability for late filings of state higher education audits with the U.S. Department of Education, an omission that is resulting in $245 million of...

Prep football kickoff: St. Marys hits reset after Class A title run

Prep football kickoff: St. Marys hits reset after Class A title run

It was a state title 104 years in the making and a little less than eight months later, St. Marys is trying to leave it in the past.

With restored bridge, Crossings Mall businesses prepare to reopen

With restored bridge, Crossings Mall businesses prepare to reopen

On its first day of operation in more than a year, the Kroger gas station at Crossings Mall had steady business Friday, manager Dan Workman said.

Prep football kickoff: Mingo Central breaks in new coach for AA title defense

Prep football kickoff: Mingo Central breaks in new coach for AA title defense

Talk about not coming in with the cupboard bare.

Joey Fields will take over the reins at Mingo Central with the Miners fresh off a Class AA state championship and loaded with five or six returning starters on offense and defense, including...

Man pleads guilty in fatal South Charleston shooting

Man pleads guilty in fatal South Charleston shooting

A South Charleston man pleaded guilty this week to second-degree murder in the September 2016 shooting death of another man during a fight over a woman

Prep football kickoff: Martinsburg still the team to beat in AAA

Prep football kickoff: Martinsburg still the team to beat in AAA

No one was shocked when Martinsburg went 14-0 and captured its fifth Class AAA championship in seven years last December. The Bulldogs had that much talent coming back.

Trump pushes out Reince Priebus, names John F. Kelly chief of staff

Trump pushes out Reince Priebus, names John F. Kelly chief of staff

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Gen. John F. Kelly is his new White House chief of staff.

Boil-water advisories: July 29, 2017

Boil-water advisories: July 29, 2017

n West Virginia American Water will enforce a temporary water outage at 9 a.m. Monday, to be completed within 12 hours, for about 220 customers in the Central Avenue area of South Charleston. The affected area will...

2017 Charleston Gazette-Mail preseason All-State football team

2017 Charleston Gazette-Mail preseason All-State football team

2017 Gazette-Mail Preseason All-State Football Team

FDA to target addictive levels of nicotine in cigarettes

FDA to target addictive levels of nicotine in cigarettes

For the first time, the federal government is proposing cutting the nicotine level in cigarettes so they aren’t so addictive.

Trump to hold rally in Huntington

Trump to hold rally in Huntington

President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Huntington on Thursday evening for a rally.

Gazette editorial: When the party called, Sen. Capito fell in line

Gazette editorial: When the party called, Sen. Capito fell in line

Over the past weeks, Shelley Moore Capito has been vocal about her problems with her fellow Senate Republicans’ plans to replace the Affordable Care Act.

Charleston Town Center Teavana to close

Charleston Town Center Teavana to close

Starbucks has announced it will close all of its Teavana stores nationwide Thursday, including the location in the Charleston Town Center mall.

West Virginia names prison substance abuse control chief

West Virginia names prison substance abuse control chief

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia prison officials have tapped a career law enforcement officer to crack down on illegal drug smuggling.

WV woman sentenced for bank robberies in 3 states

WV woman sentenced for bank robberies in 3 states

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia woman has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for robbing banks in three states.

WV man found guilty in the death of his 3-month-old child

WV man found guilty in the death of his 3-month-old child

OAK HILL, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia man was found guilty in the death of his 3-month-old child.

ACA survives; Capito votes to repeal, Manchin votes to keep

ACA survives; Capito votes to repeal, Manchin votes to keep

The U.S. Senate voted down a “skinny repeal” of the Affordable Care Act early Friday morning, with Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., voting in the minority.

Funerals for: July 28, 2017

Bays, Cynthia Renee 1 p.m., McCorkle Free Will Baptist Church, Sod.

Bird, Jerry 2 p.m., Bethel Baptist Church, Adonijah.

Buzzard, Burl 11 a.m., Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood.

Canterbury, Betty...

Harris Gladys

Ms. Gladys L. "Good Sugar" Harris, 68, of Beckley, died Saturday, July 15, 2017.Funeral service will be noon, Saturday, July 29, at Second Baptist Church, Beckley with Bishop David Allen and Reverend Rudolph Poindexter officiating. Friends may call...

Raymond Wilson

Mr. Raymond Wilson, 80, of Minden, died Friday, July 21, 2017. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sunday, July 30, at Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor Chapel with Reverend Regina Riley and Reverend Stanley Blanks officiating.Friends may call one hour...