In a time of crisis, election officials are counting on West Virginians to step up and into their local polling places not only to vote, but to pull a double civic duty as a poll worker during the 2020 general election in November.

More than three years after the West Virginia Legislature enacted a law calling for the Division of Highways to revamp its job classifications and pay grades to improve recruitment and retention of employees, the state Personnel Board on Thursday gave final approval to the plan — but not wit…

Gov. Jim Justice said Tuesday afternoon that school marching bands will be permitted to perform at extracurricular activities after all. The announcement came after the West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission said they’d be barred from performing because of COVID-19.