Gov. Justice hopes for budget

Gov. Justice hopes for budget

By Gov. Jim JusticeThe special session will resume on Monday, May 15. The goal remains the same: pass a budget that will put West Virginia on a pathwa...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Manchin on Miners Protection Act

Manchin on Miners Protection Act

By U.S. Sen. Joe ManchinSince the continuing resolution passed in December with only a four-month “fix” for miners healthcare, I have cont...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


Legalize marijuana in W.Va.?

By Lexi BrowningFor wvpress.orgCHARLESTON, W.Va. — The probability and potential consequences of West Virginia’s Legislature legalizing ma...

February 7th, 2017 |  


The New Year is upon us

The New Year is upon us

First, I would like to wish everyone a very Happy New Year and offer each of you my hope that we all have a very happy and prosperous 2017.With that s...

January 8th, 2017 |  


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 |