| Jul 13, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Child care providers, mothers and the concerned public gathered Friday morning in front of the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library to rally against West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s proposed budget cuts to child care subsidies to poor...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 3:32 PM
The 1.3 million-square-foot fulfillment center that Macy’s Inc. built in Berkeley County for its fast-growing online business “redefines big,” the retail giant’s CEO said Wednesday during a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 6:13 PM
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s plan for solving a $5 billion, retiree-related shortfall passed the House of Delegates on Thursday, a measure supporters argue will improve West Virginia’s Wall Street credit rating and relieve county school systems...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 7:41 PM
After making multiple box-like rounds of four steps to the right, four steps to the left, four heel kicks and as many "walk it by yourself" moves, the 20 first-graders in the Marlowe Elementary School cafeteria were a bit out of sorts, but a smiling...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:09 PM
Just three months since his special election win, West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is returning to the campaign trail after filing Thursday to seek a full term as the state's chief executive.
The 59-year-old Democrat said he plans to highlight the...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 6:29 PM
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia dropped plans Tuesday to freeze a program that helps parents pay for child care while they work, seek jobs or attend school. Officials also began seeking alternatives to excluding hundreds of low-income families...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 8:22 PM
As West Virginia’s incoming attorney general, Republican Patrick Morrisey said he wants a say in how the state operates Medicaid and plans to play a role in whether it follows the recently upheld federal health care law.
Morrisey, of Harpers Ferry,...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 10:31 AM
The new four-lane route for W.Va. 9 from Charles Town to the Virginia state line will open sometime between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Wednesday "with not much fanfare,” state Department of Transportation spokesperson Brent Walker said Tuesday.
| Nov 16, 2012
| 12:24 PM
Martinsburg attorney Michael D. Lorensen has been appointed by West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin to serve as a circuit judge in the 23rd Judicial Circuit, the governor’s office announced Friday.
Lorensen, 53, will fill the vacancy that was...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 1:02 PM
A rally supporting a stronger anti-bullying law was held Saturday afternoon at the 365 Church on Mid-Atlantic Parkway.
Church member Sharon Santamaria organized the event because her daughter is a victim of bullying that occurred in early October....
| Oct 3, 2012
| 7:14 PM
West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin signed on the dotted line Tuesday to secure bonding for a $24 million expansion and renovation of Cacapon State Park, a project that has been on the back burner for 20 years.
“The park has some age on it and it...