Get Connected
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • Sign In
  • Classifieds
  • Sections

 » 

More millennials stuck renting for years before buying home
THE ASSOCIATED PRES
More millennials stuck renting for years before buying home

WASHINGTON (AP) – Home ownership, that celebrated hallmark of the American dream, is increasingly on hold for younger Americans.

Short of cash, burdened by student debt and unsettled in their careers, young adults are biding time in...

More millennials stuck renting for years before buying home
More millennials stuck renting for years before buying home

WASHINGTON (AP) – Home ownership, that celebrated hallmark of the American dream, is increasingly on hold for younger Americans.

Short of cash, burdened by student debt and unsettled in their careers, young adults are biding time in...

Federal funding to help drug crackdown efforts in Appalachia

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Drug crackdown efforts in West Virginia and three other states will receive a federal funding boost of nearly $400,000.

U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia says the White House Office of National Drug...

Route 29 Batman is killed after his Batmobile breaks down along a Md. highway
Route 29 Batman is killed after his Batmobile breaks down along a Md. highway

The Route 29 Batman, whose roadside encounter with Maryland police three years ago made him a viral sensation around the world, has died.

Lenny B. Robinson, the 51-year-old Maryland man who drove a black “Batmobile” and dressed as...

Fairmont man pleads guilty in shooting deaths of 4 people

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – A Fairmont man has pleaded guilty in the deaths of four people in Clarksburg, including two newspaper carriers.

Sidney A. Muller was charged in the fatal shootings of Todd Russell Amos, 29; Christopher Hart, 26; Fred...

Virginia conservation group proposes to buy troubled Patriot Coal sites

A Virginia conservation organization is proposing to buy troubled assets from bankrupt Patriot Coal and take on land reclamation obligations and liabilities to injured workers that Patriot estimated at more than $400 million, Patriot and the...

Boil-water advisory

Beckley Water Company has lifted a boil-water advisory issued for customers on 19th Street in Raleigh.

Leonhardt to make another run for Ag Commissioner

State Senator Kent Leonhardt announced his plans to run for Commissioner of Agriculture at the Capitol on Monday.

The Republican lawmaker from Monongalia County declared his intentions in front of a small crowd outside the state Senate Chamber. ...

Unlisted parent causes brief lockdown at Dunbar Primary

A parent not listed on his son’s emergency contact card caused Dunbar Primary School to briefly lock down Monday morning, the Kanawha County school district’s security director said.

Keith Vititoe said a parent, whom he did not...

Virginia man drowns in Shenandoah River in Jefferson County

MILLVILLE, W.Va. – Police in Jefferson County say a Virginia man has drowned in the Shenandoah River.

Sheriff’s Cpl. Dustin Tabler tells The Herald-Mail that 29-year-old Norelvi Francisco of Herndon, Virginia, was trying to walk...

Union to rally outside Patriot Coal over pension benefits

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The United Mine Workers of America is planning to protest Patriot Coal’s intentions to eliminate its union contract that includes pension contributions.

The union says hundreds of miners are set to rally this...

Pizza driver shot in leg in Beckley

BECKLEY – Police in Beckley are investigating the shooting of a pizza delivery driver.

Media outlets report the Domino’s driver was shot once in the leg Saturday night while delivering a pizza at an apartment complex in Beckley....

W.Va. legislative committee to discuss taxes

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A discussion on personal and business income taxes will dominate a state legislative committee meeting in Charleston.

The Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform is set to meet today at the state Capitol.

Department ...

Top Video

Newsletters