West Virginia Headline News
House’s ‘broaden-the-base’ bill is challenged out of the gate
Delegates narrowly vote down a motion to reject the bill on first reading.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:58:10 +0000
Delegates stand as they vote to pass flood-planning bill
Bill passes 96-0 with four absences.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:40:17 +0000
House passes parts of Justice’s highways package
Despite rancor between Justice and legislators, highways package is flowing through.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:22:56 +0000
Release date coming soon for former Massey Energy CEO
Don Blankenship is now being held in a re-entry facility in Arizona.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:21:15 +0000
Vice President Pence to speak with West Virginia small business owners
He was scheduled to visit Putnam County on Saturday afternoon.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:03:13 +0000
Vigil held to honor Charleston youth mentor
The service honored Obi Henderson, 31, who led mentoring programs for at-risk children in the city.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 05:15:53 +0000
Wayne County Schools cuts employees, gets new superintendent
Eighty-five employees will either be transferred to new positions or be cut from the school system.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 03:35:30 +0000
Health care rally held in Martinsburg
Many groups in support of the Affordable Care Act met up Friday and rallied outside of Sen. Shelly Capito’s four West Virginia offices.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 03:00:33 +0000
Drug bust results in multiple arrests around the Panhandle
Warrants were served based upon 496 Berkeley County charges and 72 Jefferson County charges, which led to 48 individuals being taken in.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 02:49:20 +0000
W.Va. representatives comment on health care bill yank
The American Health Care Act was pulled Friday less than an hour before a scheduled vote.
MetroNews | Sat, 25 Mar 2017 02:27:10 +0000