Greenbrier County Commission receives more than $30,000 in unclaimed funds

By Matthew Young, RealWV AUTHOR’S NOTE: RealWV’s Jed Smith contributed to the creation of this article. LEWISBURG, W.Va. – State Treasurer Riley Moore, on Thursday, visited the Greenbrier County Commission to deliver more than $30,000 worth of unclaimed property funds.  “This has been a record-breaking year for the State Treasurer’s Office,” Moore told those in […]

This Is Us: Cousins go into the beauty business

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Autumn Judy & Heather Webb grew up together on Teaberry Road in Ronceverte. They were cousins and good friends. They even attended beauty school at the same time. When they graduated, they decided to open a salon together…in March 2020. Just weeks before West Virginia entered a state of emergency due […]

ASK THE DOC: Is high cholesterol really something to worry about?

QUESTION: Is high cholesterol really something to worry about? ANSWER: Well…let’s try to understand what cholesterol is first. It is naturally produced in the liver but also comes from the food we eat, specifically from animal sources like meat, poultry, and dairy products. Cholesterol travels in our bloodstream through lipoproteins. Particles that are made of […]

Justice announces approval of 17 new Water Development Authority projects

PRESS RELEASE: CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice, on Wednesday, announced that the West Virginia Water Development Authority (WDA) recently approved 17 infrastructure-related projects funded by the Economic Enhancement Grant Fund. To date, the WDA has approved 100 projects with a total project cost of $1.1 billion and a state match of $280 million spread across 43 counties. […]

W.Va. National Guard deploys as many as 50 members to Southern Border

PRESS RELEASE: CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice announced Wednesday that he has approved up to 50 West Virginia National Guard (WVNG) Soldiers and Airmen to deploy to Texas for up to 30 days to support Operation Lone Star (OLS) as a part of an Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC) from Texas.  “In response to a letter requesting aid […]

OPINION: W.Va. to lead the nation with 50-state solutions for election security

By W.Va. Secretary of State Mac Warner, Election integrity remains one of America’s primary concerns, and West Virginia has made bold moves to secure its elections. Not only have we now topped 400,000 names being removed from our voter registration lists since the 2016 general election, but we are transitioning towards a more effective 50-state […]

June is here and so is early Summer

By Jason Christian, Blue Weather & RealWV Today starts Summer for the meteorological season. Included in today’s video I talk about the potential for some below normal temps starting as early as Sunday. Here’s the link: