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Election 2014
12:52 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

West Virginia Politics: Twitter Index

Twitter is an increasingly powerful tool for communication and news gathering. This election, the company has provided an analytical look at the political conversation in each state leading up to Tuesday, November 4.

So take a look at who's tweeting about politics in West Virginia and what they have to say:  

Social Media
4:07 pm
Fri October 3, 2014

How a Doodle of West Virginia Became a Spontaneous Social Media Campaign (And How to Participate)

Credit Dave Mistich / West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Who knew a doodle of the state could inspire a social media campaign? Especially one that not only shows potential but has proven successful in just a short amount of time.

That's been the case with Draw West Virginia.

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West Virginia Morning
8:00 am
Tue September 9, 2014

What's Next in Wheeling?; Art Encourages Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

On West Virginia Morning, an unusual use for twitter.  In Kanawha County, an emergency coordinator is using the social media site to inform citizens where heroin overdoses occur.  And we’ll meet artist Janice Summers-Young who makes art from anything she finds.

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#WVantiques
2:30 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Follow the Action at Antiques Roadshow Charleston

Your ticket to Antiques Roadshow Charleston can be found here. Share your experience or follow the day using #wvantiques
Credit Kristi George / West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Everyone here at West Virginia Public Broadcasting is excited for Saturday's Antiques Roadshow taping at the Charleston Civic Center. We wanted to share a bit of the behind the scenes action as it happens right here.

Whether you were lucky enough to get a ticket (be sure to share your experience using #wvantiques!) or following along at home or on the go, have a look at all of the interesting antiques and quirky heirlooms from our various social media feeds:

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#WVNextIn6
1:40 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

What's Next For West Virginia? Share Your 6 Words

Here are a few submissions we've already received. Follow the link to wvnextin6.tumblr.com in our story to see all the submissions and submit your own.

How would you describe the future of West Virginia in six words? We want to know as part of our digital project, What's Next for West Virginia

Here's your chance to join the conversation and offer six words that reflect what you feel is next for the state. 

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The Legislature Today
6:04 pm
Sat March 8, 2014

Final Hours via Twitter

Follow along with the action in both the Senate and House of Delegates with this Twitter list curated by @wvpublicnews. Members on this include our reporters from The Legislature Today, other members of the Capitol press corps, and lawmakers themselves.

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