W.Va. 2023 State of the State Address: full transcript

By Gov. Jim Justice – as delivered on Jan. 11, 2023 Okay, we’ve got a lot to talk about tonight. The first thing that I want to be sure that we’re talking about, right off the get go is just this. I was early getting here tonight. Pretty good stuff. Now, think about this. We’re […]

Remembering Friday the 13th w/the legendary Taso Stavrakis

By Matthew Young AUTHOR’S NOTE: This story was written in May 2022, and originally appeared in HashtagWV. Thanks to Christina Edwards for allowing us to republish it. I have gotten to talk to some really awesome people and tell some really cool stories since coming to West Virginia, and this is one of my personal […]

Governor proposes $1 million for African American Studies center at Marshall

By Crystal Good, Black by God Governor Jim Justice announced a $1 million investment for the Center for Economic and Community Development for the African American community of Appalachia to be housed at Marshall University during his 2023 State of the State address. The center, which will be run through Marshall University, aims to provide […]