On this week's episode of Mountain Stage, you'll hear two premier West Virginia arts and culture organizations join forces for an epic show combining orchestral and pop tunes.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia Mine Wars
On February 25, 1903, an early labor-related shootout took place at Stanaford, near Beckley. At dawn, Deputy U.S. Marshal Dan Cunningham led an armed…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A project to digitize historical newspaper archives in West Virginia has landed another grant.The West Virginia University Libraries' West Virginia &…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
In August 1921, armed coal miners from the Kanawha Valley and the southern counties of Boone, Fayette, Mingo, McDowell, and Logan gathered at Marmet in…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Labor spy C. E. Lively died in Huntington on May 28, 1962, at age 75. Lively first came to Matewan in Mingo County in 1920 and joined the union during the…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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