Medicaid is undergoing a major review to determine the eligibility of millions, but not everyone is getting the notice. For this Us & Them, we look at changes to a health care safety net program that serves more than 90 million low-income Americans.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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Some of the state’s public schools are not in compliance with a safety requirement aimed at facilitating emergency response.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Advocates are calling for a pay raise for the state’s teachers, and a middle school in Barbour County gets a state review.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The West Virginia Board of Education approved the closure of four elementary schools in three counties, raising concerns among community members.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Manchin Isn't Seeking Reelection And WVPB Remembers Woody Williams In New Documentary, This West Virginia Week
On this West Virginia Week, U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., announced Thursday he will not seek re-election to the United States Senate, and WVPB will premiere its newest documentary about the late Hershel "Woody" Williams this weekend.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The review identified issues with administrative processes, incomplete, incorrect or out-of-date Individualized Education Plans (IEP) and inconsistencies in special education curriculum across the county.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
“I've seen kids go to college and have no idea what they want to be and go get a political science degree, then they can’t get a job,” Hardesty said. “I am sick and tired of a counselor telling a kid in the welding program ‘You don't want to be a welder’ when he can go out and make $40 an hour and get hired today.”Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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