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Coal slump puts Coalfields Expressway project on hold

WELCH, W.Va. (AP) – A slumping coal industry has put a Coalfields Expressway project in southern West Virginia on hold.

The state planned to build a section of the four-lane highway in McDowell County through a public-private partnership...

Coal slump puts Coalfields Expressway project on hold

WELCH, W.Va. (AP) – A slumping coal industry has put a Coalfields Expressway project in southern West Virginia on hold.

The state planned to build a section of the four-lane highway in McDowell County through a public-private partnership...

Man accused of Clarksburg double slaying to remain at hospital

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) – A man accused of killing two fast-food restaurant workers will remain at a state psychiatric hospital for another year.

The Exponent Telegram says a Harrison County Circuit Court judge determined last week that no ...

Letter: Middle Atlantic League brings family nostalgia

Editor:

I read Mike Whiteford’s article about the old Middle Atlantic League (July 19) with great interest and nostalgia.

My maternal grandfather Elmer M. Daily was president of the Middle Atlantic League from 1925 through 1949....

New River Gorge program trains teen rangers
New River Gorge program trains teen rangers

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. — After backing out of a first attempt to rappel down a sheer, 80-foot slab of sandstone at the New River Gorge’s Bridge Buttress climbing area, Helena Martin worked up the resolve...

State Police, FBI investigating Weston man’s death after police scuffle
State Police, FBI investigating Weston man’s death after police scuffle

A Weston police officer is on paid administrative leave after a Weston man died about two weeks after his neck was broken in police custody.

West Virginia State Police said this week they would look into the case, along with the FBI, after the...

Four cats call Blenko Glass factory home
Four cats call Blenko Glass factory home

pair of emerald eyes emerges from behind a shelf of sapphire vases, and a cautious jet-black paw follows.

Dressed in a black and white-tipped tuxedo coat, Kitt quickly nudges against a visitor’s hand, marking a newfound trust —...

Funerals for: July 26, 2015

Blackwell, Clarence E. 2 p.m., Reamer Gospel Tabernacle, Reamer.

Callahan, Harold 2 p.m., Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

DeBoard, Brian 1 p.m., Wilson

Dillon, Robin 2 p.m., Blue Bend Shelter,...

Gail A. McKee
Gail A. McKee

Gail A. McKee, age 79, of Left Hand, Roane County, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at Thomas Memorial Hospital.

Gail was born in South Charleston on May 29, 1936. She was the daughter of the late Jess. M and Mildred E. Childress Johnson....

Lucille Jane Tenney

Lucille Jane (Green) Tenney, 77, of Webster Springs, passed away July 25, 2015. Service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 29, at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home, Webster Springs. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 28, at the funeral home.

Florine Flint Williams

Florine Flint Williams, 102-and-a-half years old, of Alderson, formerly of Falls View, passed away July 25, 2015 at her home after a short illness. Arrangements by Lobban Funeral Home, Alderson.

Harold F. Ross
Harold F. Ross

Harold Frederick Ross, 96, of Gallipolis Ferry, died Saturday, July 25, 2015 at home.

He was born March 22, 1919 in Pomeroy, Ohio, a son of the late Andrew Jackson Ross and Florence Elizabeth (Miller) Ross.

Harold was a member of Trinity...

Robert H. Hobbs

Robert H. "Bob" Hobbs, 80, of East Bank, died July 25, 2015. Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, at Montgomery Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel, London. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 31, at Pryor Funeral Home, East Bank.

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