Winter is right around the corner

Winter is right around the corner

What will the winter of 2017 be like this year? It’s that time of year when we all start thinking ahead. With cooler fall temperatures in the ai...

October 23rd, 2016 |  


Debunking the newspapers are dying idea

Debunking the newspapers are dying idea

Imagine waking up in a world without newspapers. “Ha!” You say, “I haven’t gotten a newspaper in years.” But I’m n...

October 4th, 2016 |  


The lazy, hazy days of summer

The lazy, hazy days of summer

These hot, humid days of summer always remind me of growing up in my little hometown of Nolan. I’m sure most of you who lived in the small hamle...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Divided America:

By DAVID BAUDERAP Television WriterNEW YORK (AP) — Meet Peggy Albrecht and John Dearth. Albrecht is a free-lance writer and comedian from Los An...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Marcum, Rodighiero propose tax hike on wealthy

Marcum, Rodighiero propose tax hike on wealthy

CHARLESTON - As the budget blues continue, Delegates and Senators are working around the clock to find solutions to fix West Virginia’s ailing b...

June 10th, 2016 |  


Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

The recent decree handed down by President Obama allowing transgender students to use the bathroom they “identify with” is going way too f...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

The recent decree handed down by President Obama allowing transgender students to use the bathroom they “identify with” is going way too f...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Developing countries will ignore emission targets

Developing countries will ignore emission targets

President Obama asserts that the United Nations Paris Agreement is “the first time so many countries had committed to ambitious, nationally dete...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Spring’s 3 little winters

Spring’s 3 little winters

Like many natives of Appalachia, every spring, I look for signs of the three Spring “winters” to provide some insight to the unpredictable...

April 4th, 2016 |  


Combating drug abuse on multiple fronts

Combating drug abuse on multiple fronts

West Virginia’s deadly addiction to opioid drugs gained national attention in 2015, and as the state looks toward a new year my office seeks to ...

January 5th, 2016 |