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
If you ask state departments, “Are there standards of care that allfacilities treating opioid-dependent pregnant women have to follow?” The short answer…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A Charleston-based law firm has filed a class action suit against 21 medical companies, including the opioid manufacturer Purdue Pharma to sue for damages…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia will be the first state in the nation to allow Medicaid to fund treatment for newborns exposed to opioids in the womb.When their exposure to…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
U.S. Congressman Evan Jenkins visited Thomas Memorial Hospital in South Charleston today to hold a roundtable with local experts about how best to address…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A young mom – we’ll call her Patient A – is sitting on a couch holding her infant son at Karen’s Place, the newest in-patient treatment program for…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
She asked to not be identified. And it’s understandable given the stigma attached to addiction. For this story, we’ll call her “Mary.”Mary lives in…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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