Antenna issues leave several Lincoln County, WV fire departments out in the cold
Since October, several fire departments in Lincoln County, WV have been experiencing some serious radio connection issues with Lincoln County 911.
Mercer County house fire a "total loss" for family
CRYSTAL, WV (WVVA) A mother races to the scene of a fire that destroyed one home and damages another. Homes that she owned, and that her two sons were living in...
WV Attorney General urges caution in replying to emails about credit cards, lines of credit
As Christmas draws closer, Morrisey said consumers may see an increase in unsolicited phone calls or emails offering them new credit cards or offering to increase their credit line on existing cards that could be a cover for scammers trying to steal your identity.
Alyce Faye Bragg column: A Big Laurel Creek Christmas
By Alyce Faye Bragg Charleston, W.Va. - "This is Christmas month!" Grandpa Hooge wrote to my mother many years ago. He was a saintly old man with a white beard, yet he could get excited when this holiday rolled around. Christmas was a festive occasion down on Big Laurel Creek, where Grandpa raised a family of 11 on a rocky, hillside farm. The children started counting the days from the first of ...
The 10 Poorest States In America
The Center for American Progress Action Fund has released its 2014 State of the States Report examining how states rank in comparison to one another in terms of inequality, poverty, and opportunity. The most recent Census data shows 14.5% of Americans, or 45.3 million people, live below the poverty line of $23,834 per year for a family of four. Poverty is heavily concentrated in the South ...