DHHR launches online database of prevention and recovery services

PRESS RELEASE: The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Behavioral Health (BBH) has launched the BBH Clearinghouse, an online database of evidence-based practices to help individuals, families, providers, schools, communities, and other partners make informed decisions about selecting effective prevention, early intervention, treatment, and recovery services.  The BBH Clearinghouse is funded […]

Inside the state’s only co-ed scout day camp

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV More than two decades ago, Diana Mullins and Cherie Bostic began a cub scout troop on the campus of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. In the summers, they took their scouts to the woods for a week of day camp at Greenbrier State Forest. Campers came from Greenbrier, Summers, […]

Carnegie Hall Art Exhibit set to open Aug. 4

PRESS RELEASE: LEWISBURG, W.Va. – Carnegie Hall’s Galleries reopen Friday, August 4, with Summer Exhibits byEllen Fisher (Old Stone Room), Jeanne Brenneman (Lobby Gallery), and Jorn Mork, Nan Morgan, andDonna Toney (Museum Gallery). There will be opening receptions at 5 p.m. in conjunction withLewisburg’s First Fridays after 5. The Old Stone Room, located on the […]

Morrisey lobbies court to allow construction to resume on Mountain Valley Pipeline

PRESS RELEASE: CHARLESTON, V.A. – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey filed a brief asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold Section 324 of the Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2023 to restart the stalled construction of the Mountain Valley Pipeline. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit earlier this month issued a stay of […]

Hunger grows as community fills the void

By Joe Severino, RealWV Folks began lining up for A More Excellent Way Life Center Church’s monthly food giveaway more than three hours before it was scheduled to begin. Bishop Robert Haley III said that around 9 a.m. he told those in line they should come back later, as their team begins handing out boxes […]