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  • Keystone pipeline fails to get vote in Senate

    Keystone pipeline fails to get vote in Senate

    WASHINGTON D.C. (WVVA) The U.S. Senate rejects the Keystone pipeline project by a vote of 59-41. The proposed pipeline would run nearly 1200 miles from the oil rich tar sands of Canada to the Gulf Coast refineries...More >>
    WASHINGTON D.C. (WVVA) The U.S. Senate rejects the Keystone pipeline project by a vote of 59-41. The proposed pipeline would run nearly 1200 miles from the oil rich tar sands of Canada to the Gulf Coast refineries...More >>
  • Virginia BOE selects historic venues for History SOL hearings

    Virginia BOE selects historic venues for History SOL hearings

    The Virginia Board of Education has selected five historic locations for a series of public hearings on proposed revisions to the History and Social Science Standards of Learning (SOL). The standards — which were last revised in 2008 — describe the knowledge and skills students are expected to master in the subject area by the end of each grade or course.“From Jamestown, to the Revolution, the Civil War, Emancipation and the Civil Rights Movement, Virginia and Virginians have been at the cent...More >>
    The Virginia Board of Education has selected five historic locations for a series of public hearings on proposed revisions to the History and Social Science Standards of Learning (SOL). The standards — which were last revised in 2008 — describe the knowledge and skills students are expected to master in the subject area by the end of each grade or course.“From Jamestown, to the Revolution, the Civil War, Emancipation and the Civil Rights Movement, Virginia and Virginians have been at the cent...More >>
  • Concord student hosting 1st Ms. CU Sorority Pageant

    Concord student hosting 1st Ms. CU Sorority Pageant

    ATHENS, W.Va. – Concord University student Corey Lantz is hosting the first-ever Ms. CU Sorority Pageant. The Ms. CU Sorority Pageant will be held on Dec. 1, 2014 from 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. in the Alexander Fine Arts Center's Main Auditorium. The Fine Arts Center is located on Concord University's main campus at 1000 Vermillion St. in Athens, W.Va.Corey Lantz made the first Ms. CU Sorority Pageant as “an event to bring all the Greek organizations together.” The Ms. CU Sorority Pageant hopes to cha...More >>
    ATHENS, W.Va. – Concord University student Corey Lantz is hosting the first-ever Ms. CU Sorority Pageant. The Ms. CU Sorority Pageant will be held on Dec. 1, 2014 from 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. in the Alexander Fine Arts Center's Main Auditorium. The Fine Arts Center is located on Concord University's main campus at 1000 Vermillion St. in Athens, W.Va.Corey Lantz made the first Ms. CU Sorority Pageant as “an event to bring all the Greek organizations together.” The Ms. CU Sorority Pageant hopes to cha...More >>
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  • 2 arrested for breaking into Mullens store

    2 arrested for breaking into Mullens store

    MULLENS, WV (WVVA) Two people are charged with stealing a large amount of cash from a Wyoming County grocery store. Officers with the Mullens Police Department were called out to Wayne's Galaxy Supermarket...More >>
    MULLENS, WV (WVVA) Two people are charged with stealing a large amount of cash from a Wyoming County grocery store. Officers with the Mullens Police Department were called out to Wayne's Galaxy Supermarket...More >>
  • TCSO Project Lifesaver gets a boost from the Moose

    TCSO Project Lifesaver gets a boost from the Moose

    The Tazewell County Sheriff's Office received a $3000 donation from the Tazewell Moose Lodge to go toward the Project Lifesaver Program. This has allowed for the purchase of 10 transmitter sets which includes transmitter, bracelets and batteries for a year. “This gracious donation will make it possible for us to reach out and provide this very necessary service to some local families that otherwise wouldn't be able to afford this service”, stated Sheriff Brian Hieatt.The goal of the Project L...More >>
    The Tazewell County Sheriff's Office received a $3000 donation from the Tazewell Moose Lodge to go toward the Project Lifesaver Program. This has allowed for the purchase of 10 transmitter sets which includes transmitter, bracelets and batteries for a year. “This gracious donation will make it possible for us to reach out and provide this very necessary service to some local families that otherwise wouldn't be able to afford this service”, stated Sheriff Brian Hieatt.The goal of the Project L...More >>
  • Funeral home to hold candlelight service in remembrance of lost loved ones

    Funeral home to hold candlelight service in remembrance of lost loved ones

    PRINCETON, WV (WVVA) Roselawn Funeral Home and Cemetery is hosting a special service for people to share memories and reflect on the lives of their lost loved ones.The Candlelight Service of Remembrance...More >>
    PRINCETON, WV (WVVA) Roselawn Funeral Home and Cemetery is hosting a special service for people to share memories and reflect on the lives of their lost loved ones.The Candlelight Service of Remembrance...More >>
  • Hiker photographed bear before it killed him

    Hiker photographed bear before it killed him

    WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him tdeath. Policece in West Milford have released...More >>
    WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him tdeath. Policece in West Milford have released...More >>
  • Road conditions information in Virginia and West Virginia

    Road conditions information in Virginia and West Virginia

    (WVVA) Transportation officials urge drivers to use caution while traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday.Snow is already falling in Southwest Virginia and parts of West Virginia. The Virginia Department of Transportation reminds drivers...More >>
    (WVVA) Transportation officials urge drivers to use caution while traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday.Snow is already falling in Southwest Virginia and parts of West Virginia. The Virginia Department of Transportation reminds drivers...More >>
  • UPDATE: Winter weather to affect Thanksgiving travel

    UPDATE: Winter weather to affect Thanksgiving travel

    Low pressure developing off the Florida coast will move north along the East Coast, developing into a strong Nor'easter by Wednesday. This storm will begin pushing wet weather into our area here in the Two Virginias after midnight Wednesday...More >>
    Low pressure developing off the Florida coast will move north along the East Coast, developing into a strong Nor'easter by Wednesday. This storm will begin pushing rain into the area after midnight that will transition to snow overnight...More >>
  • Forget Black Friday, Thanksgiving is the day for deals

    Forget Black Friday, Thanksgiving is the day for deals

    NEW YORK (AP) - Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.An analysis of sales data and store circulars by two research firms contradicts conventional wisdom that Black Friday is when shoppers...More >>
    NEW YORK (AP) - Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.An analysis of sales data and store circulars by two research firms contradicts conventional wisdom that Black Friday is when shoppers...
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  • U.Va. board to discuss sex assault allegations

    U.Va. board to discuss sex assault allegations

    The University of Virginia Board of Visitors is holding a special meeting to discuss recent allegations of sexual assault that have rocked the campus...More >>
    The University of Virginia Board of Visitors is holding a special meeting to discuss recent allegations of sexual assault that have rocked the campus...More >>
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