On this week's encore broadcast of Mountain Stage, guest host Larry Groce welcomes Wilco back to the show for their fourth appearance since 1996. Also joining us is blues man Guy Davis, alt-folk singer and songwriter Peter Case, and Grammy Nominated songwriter and producer Garrison Starr.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Advocates and officials are warning that upcoming changes to SNAP benefits could put West Virginia households and food banks in jeopardy.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
On May 29, 1961, Alderson Muncy of Bradshaw in McDowell County received the first food stamps in the nation. Muncy, an unemployed miner and father of 15,…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A bill to allow drug felons to receive food stamps has passed the West Virginia Senate.The Senate unanimously approved the bill Tuesday. The House of…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Advocates for low-income West Virginians are urging the House of Delegates to defeat a Senate-passed bill to establish a computerized system to verify…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Residents who lived or worked in a dozen West Virginia counties during last month's devastating floods may be eligible for disaster-related food…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
An automatic reduction to the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or food stamps, will begin taking effect today, cutting benefits for more…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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