On this West Virginia Morning, as an alternative to the indoor shopping extravaganza known as Black Friday, a movement called “hashtag opt outside” urges people to get closer to parks, trails, community areas and the joy of being outdoors on that particular day. Randy Yohe took full advantage of the Friday alternative, going on a Blackwater Falls State Park birding hike.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Delegate Bob Ashley has been appointed to fill the 3rd District state Senate seat vacated by David Nohe.
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Ashley’s appointment Tuesday.
Ashley, a Republican, has served nearly three decades in the House of Delegates. He operates an insurance agency in Spencer.
Nohe resigned last month to fill a vacancy on the West Virginia Parole Board.
Del. Bob Ashely being sworn in to the @wvsenate this afternoon just minutes after his appointment by @govtomblin. Ashley takes former Sen. David Nohe's seat who resigned for a position on the state Parole Board. A video posted by West Virginia Public News (@wvpublicnews) on Sep 15, 2015 at 11:54am PDT