Local scouting leader Amy Garbrick was elected as the first female president of the governing board for the Boy Scouts of America Mountaineer Area Council, based in north central West Virginia.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Dale Lee, president of the West Virginia Education Association, has raised concerns that Hope Scholarship funds are being spent in public schools in other states.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Board members for the West Virginia School Building Authority approved Monday almost $75 million for school construction projects.Twenty nine counties applied for construction funds, but just seven counties made the cut.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Update 2/6/20 8:34 p.m.: Rainfall across the southern part of West Virginia has led to multiple road closures, and at least one community in Raleigh…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia's largest public school district was forced to close seven schools on Friday for problems with its air conditioning and power systems.The…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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