NYT: Apple 'not interested' in releasing The Interview on iTunes on Christmas
Stay Connected. Follow Polygon Now! Hundreds of theaters will be showing The Interview on Christmas Day, but Sony still hasn't announced its plans for how it will handle video on demand.
Wyoming Co. man admits to murdering school bus driver during home robbery
WYOMING COUNTY (WVVA) A Wyoming County man pleads guilty to first degree murder.John New, 22, of Briar Creek was arrested in February of 2013, for the murder of Elaine Birchfield...
Alpha WARN notices expire at 8 mines, 750 jobs preserved
Alpha Natural Resources Inc. announced Dec. 8 that the WARN notices issued to eight coal mines in July have expired, and the mines will continue to operate, preserving about 750 jobs.
UPDATE: Arrest made Leivasy, WV murder investigation
The Nicholas County Sheriff's Department is looking into a murder that happened during the early morning hours on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014. Investigators were called to a home on Grassy Creek Road in Leivasy, WV at around 4:35 a.m.
West Virginia mines receive more than 50 citations from federal inspectors in October
The U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration announced Nov. 26 that federal inspectors issued 127 citations and six orders during special impact inspections conducted at 12 coal mines, including four West Virginia mines, in October.
Wyoming County man pleads guilty to 1st Degree Murder
Pineville (WVVA) A Wyoming County man pleads guilty to 1st Degree Murder. John New, 22, of Briar Creek was arrested in February 2013, for the murder of Elaine Birchfield, a bus driver for Wyoming County schools. According to police, New was inside Birchfield's Mill Creek residence and killed her when she returned home on February 12th. Police said New fled in her silver GMC Sierra. New was ...
'The Interview': Which Theaters Are Showing the Film on Christmas Day
Indie theaters around the country will screen Sony's comedy
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 ...
Patriot Coal announces potential layoffs to 670 employees at two Kentucky mining complexes
Patriot Coal Corp. issued a WARN notice of potential layoffs to about 670 employees at two Kentucky mining complexes Dec. 5.
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...