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
The U.S. Department of Transportation provided $16 million for the Wheeling project. It’s upgrading the sidewalks, stormwater drains, accessibility for people with disabilities, lighting and landscaping.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Capito said the deal lawmakers reached last month, and the support of the White House, should reassure investors that the project will proceed.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The 300-mile, $6.6 billion pipeline now has a permit to cross the Jefferson National Forest.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Controlling fentanyl and reducing overdose deaths are expected to be a big part of President Biden’s State of the Union address according to Dr. Rahul Gupta, the former state health officer for West Virginia and now the director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The plants scheduled for retirement are in 24 states, including West Virginia.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Most electric utilities have pledged to move away from coal. And once coal-dependent states such as Ohio and Pennsylvania have switched from coal to natural gas to make electricity.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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