Pocahontas Board of Education votes to save math teaching position 

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Students, teachers, and citizens spoke, and the Pocahontas County Board of Education listened. Following weeks of speculation over proposed academic cuts to make up for a budget shortfall, the Pocahontas County Board of Education voted on Monday night to save a math position which had been slated for reduction. Students staged protests […]

Monroe County Courthouse News: April 16 through April 22

NOTE: No Death Certificates were filed in Monroe County between April 16 and April 22. The following Marriage Certificates were filed in Monroe County between April 16 and April 22: The following Land Transfers were filed in Monroe County between April 16 and April 22:

SBC announces 2024 women’s tennis championship bracket

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The Marshall University Tennis team earned the second seed at the 2024 Sun Belt Conference Championship, as announced by the league office on Monday. The Herd will face the winner of seventh-seeded App State and 10th-seeded James Madison on Friday at 2 p.m. in Rome, Georgia. Marshall concluded the regular season with an […]

Manchin announces $13.1 million to strengthen healthcare, tobacco research in West Virginia

CHARLESTON, WV – Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced $13,190,623 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). This funding will strengthen healthcare services in Cabell, Calhoun, Hardy, and Kanawha counties and support health and scientific research for the National and State Tobacco Control Program. “I’m […]

UC announces Presidential Scholars

Four high school seniors have been selected to receive the University of Charleston’s Presidential Scholarship—the highest-level scholarship the University offers. The scholarship covers full tuition, fees, housing, and meals for four years up to $45,980 per year, for a total value of $183,920. The students include two from West Virginia and two international students – […]