On this week's premiere broadcast of Mountain Stage, we welcome southern rock royalty, the Drive-By Truckers back to the Mountain Stage for their fifth appearance. Guest host Larry Groce also welcomes West Virginia country rocker and songwriter Charles Wesley Godwin, singer songwriter Eilen Jewell, Afrofuturist folk artist Jake Blount with percussive dancer Nic Gareiss, and contemporary folk musician Tomberlin.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A bond that would build a new school has been rejected for the second time this year by voters in West Virginia.The Bluefield Daily Telegraph reports…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Alpha Natural Resources has announced the transfer of mostly idle mining properties in West Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee to Lexington Coal Co.,…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Standard & Poor's has dropped West Virginia's bond rating amid the coal industry's downturn.The agency announced the drop Thursday from AA to AA-minus. It…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
More West Virginia News
Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture stories
PreK-12 and Higher Education stories
Energy & Environment
Energy & Environment stories
Health & Science
Health & Science stories and home of Appalachia Health News.
Read about job postings, upcoming documentaries, events, and more from WVPB.