Best chocolate chip cookie in West Virginia?

By RealWV staff, In the dark days of winter, we all need a little extra joy in our lives. So we here at RealWV thought it would be a great time to find the BEST CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES in West Virginia! We’ve done several food contests so far, but limited them to specific geographic areas […]

Fayette County Courthouse News: February 6 through February 13

The following Death Certificates were filed in Fayette County between Feb. 6 and Feb. 13: The following Marriage Certificates were filed in Fayette County between Feb. 6 and Feb. 13: The following Land Transfers were filed in Fayette County between Feb. 6 and Feb. 13:

ASH WEDNESDAY SERMON: Doesn’t Jesus say not to show off?

Rev. Stephen Baldwin NT: Matthew 6.1-6, 16-21 Ministers are criticized, usually fairly, for not practicing what we preach. (What human does? But that’s another sermon.) So after reading that passage where Jesus says not to practice your piety in front of others to be seen, I decided it might be hard to preach that and […]

Senate Workforce Committee advances bill to stiffen requirements for food stamps

By Matthew Young, RealWV CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The Senate Workforce Committee, on Tuesday, advanced legislation that would stiffen the eligibility requirements for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits – otherwise known as “food stamps.” As explained by Committee Counsel Mindy Parsley, the committee substitute for SB 562, “Expands employment and training requirements necessary for SNAP […]

Mountaineer Fan Fest announced

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The West Virginia University Department of Intercollegiate invites all fans to enjoy a day of fun and festivities at the third-ever Mountaineer Fan Fest, set to coincide with the gymnastics and wrestling teams’ Beauty and the Beast Meet on Sunday, Feb. 18, inside the WVU Coliseum. The Coliseum Gold Gate will open at […]

Katy McBride honored by Conservation District

Individuals who have made outstanding contributions to conservation are recognized with the Member-at-Large award. This year, Katy McBride was honored with the award. A dedicated NRCS Soil Conservationist and District Conservationist, Katy has worked for the Soil Conservation Service (SCS) and REIC Labs from 1993 to 1997. She has supported partner  organizations, conducted community outreach, and engaged […]