Governor and First Lady issue statement on death of forester in Fayette County

CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice issued the following statement today after learning of the death of a state forester in Fayette County. A state forester employed by the West Virginia Division of Forestry was fatally injured Thursday while fighting a forest fire in Fayette County. Cody J. Mullens, 28, of Mt. Hope, Fayette County, was fatally injured […]

WVU Center for Black Culture and Research prepares for leadership transition

WVUToday MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A higher education administrator with experience in student and intercultural engagement will usher in a new era for the West Virginia University Center for Black Culture and Research. Javier McCoy, who currently oversees campus-wide initiatives as the assistant director of Inclusive Leadership and Intercultural Engagement in the Division of Student Life’s Student Engagement unit, will become CBC&R’s […]

Spring Turkey Season set to open Monday

WV Press Release Sharing SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Turkey hunting returns to West Virginia this weekend with the annual two-day youth season on April 15–16. The regular spring gobbler season opens on April 17 and will run for five weeks until May 21. During the season, hunters may harvest one bearded bird per day with a […]

Road Hogs is now a 24/7 diner 

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV In a shift from previous seasons, Road Hogs BBQ reopened this spring as Road Hogs Diner. Located in downtown White Sulphur Springs, they are now open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.  “People told us they wanted breakfast, they wanted cheaper food options, and they wanted a place […]

Thunderstorms and snowflakes

By Jason Christian, Blue Weather & RealWV A cold front is expected to cause a brief temperature drop early next week