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Articles from July 6, 2016

2016 Putnam County Fair Opens This Week
The 2016 Putnam County Fair will open to the general public on Saturday, July 9 at the 4-H Fairgrounds in Eleanor. The schedule of events is as follows:Friday, July 8" Noon-7 p.m.: Registration of all 4-H/FFA livestock exhibits" 4-7 p.m.: Registration...
4 Charged with Illegally Taking Donated Items
RUPERT - Three people have been arrested for taking donated items while falsely claiming to be flood victims. Sgt. C.R. Johnson of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources told WVVA-TV that a recent anonymous tip lead the department to investigate...
Area Man Retires from WVANG
Recently retired from military service, SSG William Franklin Thaxton III was born in Charleston and graduated from South Charleston High School in 1995. He enlisted in the West Virginia Army National Guard in November 1994 as an Administrative Specialist and...
Area Youths Participate in WVU Music Camp for Visually Impaired
Twenty-nine blind and visually impaired children from across West Virginia are sharpening their musical skills and learning important life lessons at the West Virginia University Eye Institutes Childrens Vision Rehabilitation Program Summer Institute,...
Armstead Calls for Review of W.Va. Flood Plan
West Virginia lawmakers need to revisit a more than decade-old flood protection plan to find ways to avoid a repeat of disaster that killed at least 23 people and devastated parts of a dozen counties, House Speaker Tim Armstead said Tuesday. "Given...
AROUND THE STATE ; Media Silos Can Hamper the Exchange of Ideas Hearing Many Sides of an Issue Is Fundamental to Democracy
Reprinted from the Huntington Herald-DispatchA lot has changed in the news business since Ted Koppel retired from the popular Nightline show in 2005. The dominance of the three big networks has given way to a more varied and fragmented news landscape...
Arrest Made in Charleston Shooting ; Man Faces Murder Charge in Shooting Death
Police filed a murder charge against a man late Tuesday in connection to the Monday night shooting of a 19-year-old woman who was killed in crossfire on Charleston's West Side. Sheena Graves, of South Charleston, was shot and killed sometime between...
Beans Give Succotash Brazilian Twist
This week's recipe puts a Brazilian twist on an American staple, succotash. It should be just the ticket in August, when millions of us watch the Olympics being played in Rio de Janeiro. The classic version of succotash is a combination of fresh corn...
Boone School Board Could Make Revised Cuts Thursday
FOSTER - Boone County's school board has scheduled another special meeting for Thursday, when board members could comply with state Schools Superintendent Michael Martirano's order for them to approve a revised, "fiscally sufficient 2016-17 fiscal year...
Buffalo High Teacher Gifted with Tractor
BUFFALO - Danielle Grant knew something was off in the days prior to Tuesday morning, and as most surprises go, she figured out exactly what her family and friends were up to. Her husband and the West Virginia Farm Bureau arranged for her to receive...
Bulletin Board
Alzheimer's Fundraiser: A Waybright's Rose City Walk to End Alzheimer's Pies & Pints fundraiser will take place from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday, July 18 at Pies & Pints, 222 Capitol St., Charleston. With dine-in or carry-out orders during those hours,...
Bulletin Board
WVU fan clubJosh Eilert, coordinator of West Virginia University basketball operations will be the guest speaker at the Kanawha Valley WVU Fan Club at 7 p.m. Thursday at Harding's Family Restaurant, just off Interstate 79, Exit 1, Mink Shoals. Open...
Bulletin Board
Winfield Little League: Winfield Little League is holding a general membership meeting on Monday, July 11, at the Winfield Community Center from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. For more information email winfieldlittleleague@gmail.com. Internet Safety Class: Teays...
Clendenin Health Clinic Works to Fix Damage Caused by Flooding
The Cabin Creek Health System clinic in Clendenin is still recovering from the flooding that ravaged parts of Southern West Virginia more than a week ago, but at least part of the clinic is expected to return to its offices early next week. Amber Crist,...
Coal Groups Urge Close Scrutiny of Blankenship Case
Lawyers for coal industry lobby organizations in West Virginia and two other states are urging a federal appeals court to closely scrutinize the criminal conviction of Don Blankenship, saying the prosecution of the former Massey CEO wrongly puts any...
Dancing, Flood Relief Fundraiser among Singles Group's July Activities
The SpeakEasy Singles social group will host or participate in a variety of activities this month. Activities include a Patriotic Dance from 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday, July 16 in the Wilson Student Union of West Virginia State University in Institute. Admission...
Derakhshan Asks Judge for Probation
A former Charleston neurologist who pleaded guilty in April to a federal record-keeping violation wants a judge to consider sentencing him to spend time on probation or home confinement instead of prison. Dr. Iraj Derakhshan, 72, is set to be sentenced Wednesday...
Dunbar Council OKs Plans for Cabins at Wine Cellar Park
Dunbar City Council approved a new project in Wine Cellar Park during its Tuesday night council meeting. "We are wanting to breathe some life into that park, Dunbar Mayor Terry Greenlee said. "It's a place to get away but not leave town.The city is...
Economic Landscape Changing in W.Va. ; Business Climate Is Not What It
Paul Schulte left West Virginia 25 years ago because there was no work and returned 18 years later for a job in oil and gas. Then, he reports in a recent letter to the editor, he was laid off. Schulte will leave the state again, he declares in a jarring...
EDITORIAL ; Support Still Needed for State Flooding Relief
While Putnam County was largely unscathed by the devastating flooding that ravaged other parts of West Virginia on June 23, the need to rebuild communities, property and lives around the area goes on. Hundreds of American Red Cross workers from West...
Extension Service Shares Tips to Keep Private Water Supplies Clean, Safe
There are many benefits to owning a private water supply, but the burden of proper maintenance falls squarely on the homeowner. With knowledge from the West Virginia University Extension Service, homeowners can make sure private water supplies are clean...
Faith in Action, Zenergy Cycling to Present 'Pedal with Purpose'
Pedal your way to good health and help a community outreach organization at the same time by signing up for "Pedal With Purpose. Presented by Zenergy Cycling of Charleston, Pedal With Purpose is a fundraiser to benefit Faith in Action of the Greater...
Farm-to-Table Dinners Fly Local Food Banners
From the time he was in diapers, Brad Gritt has loved local food.As an infant, he spent time at Charleston's Capitol Market with his family. Now, as a fourth-generation farmer, there's nothing he loves more than seeing people take home the produce that...
FBI Chief: No Charges for Clinton ; Secretary of State 'Extremely Careless' with Her Emails
WASHINGTON - The FBI lifted a major legal threat to Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign Tuesday, recommending no criminal charges for her handling of highly classified material in a private email account. But Director James Comey's scathing criticism...
Fight Schedule
July 9At Sun National Bank Center, Trenton, N.J. (ESPN), Mario Barrios vs. Devis Boschiero, 12, junior lightweights; Eddie Ramirez vs. Jorge Maysonet, 10, junior welterweights. At Cache Creek Casino Resort, Brooks, Calif., Manuel Avila vs. Prosper Ankrah,...
Flavor Pork Chops with Buttermilk Marinade
Summertime and the living is easy. Dinners can be casual, thrown together at the last minute. But when the kids start heading back to school, it's time to switch gears; dinner usually needs to be planned and punctual. This recipe fits nicely into that...
Flooding Dampens 2016 Carbide Camps Reunion Plans on Blue Creek
cthomas@cnpapers.com 304-348-1232Rekindling 20th century memories and reviving relationships born decades ago, the 2016 Carbide Camps Reunion was scheduled weeks ago for July 15-17 at Blue Creek in Kanawha County. Due to the recent catastrophic flooding...
Flooding Dampens 2016 Carbide Camps Reunion Plans on Blue Creek ; Organizers Relocating Events to Sissonville
cthomas@cnpapers.com 304-348-1232Rekindling 20th century memories and reviving relationships born decades ago, the 2016 Carbide Camps Reunion was scheduled weeks ago for July 15-17 at Blue Creek in Kanawha County. Due to the recent catastrophic flooding...
FROM THE KITCHEN ; July Means Time for Sweet, Tasty Bread-Pudding-Palooza
You didn't ask for it, but you are about to enter a bread- pudding-palooza. I was inspired by having to dig into the past with last week's bread pudding recipe. Since one was given, what's not to like about seeing a few more recipes for that butter,...
GAZETTE-MAIL EXCELLENCE IN SPORTS AWARDS - CLASS AA Bridgeport Wins Big, Again ; Football, Baseball and Track Championships Pave Way for Indians in Class AA
Bridgeport High School has bounced between Class AA and Class AAA for the better part of 60 years. When the Indians made their most recent move to Class AA, they were coming off their second Class AAA football semifinal appearance in three years and...
Hillary ; More Mud
Smears and distorted accusations never stop in U.s. politics. Two major slanders have clobbered Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton:First, the GOP denounced her for a terrorist attack that killed four Americans at Benghazi, Libya, in...
Hundreds Volunteering toward Local Flood Relief
The American Red Cross is continuing to provide shelter, meals, cleaning supplies, help and hope to those affected by the June 23 flooding across West Virginia. As the situation continues to evolve, the Red Cross is constantly working to assess and...
Hurricane, Nitro Graduates Receive Scholarships
Recipients of the fourth annual Richard (Dick) Green Memorial Scholarships are Alexa Adkins and Josie Kroeger from Hurricane High School and Tessa Musilli from Nitro High School. The Richard (Dick) Green Memorial Scholarship was established to honor...
In Review
SBA approves funding for Buffalo ElementaryThe West Virginia School Building Authority's board awarded about $7.7 million in "major improvement project funding to 13 school systems, including about $1 million to Fayette County to add six classrooms to...
Jones Open to Fireworks Ordinance after 4th Complaints
After receiving scores of complaints from area residents about fireworks over the Fourth of July weekend, Charleston Mayor Danny Jones said on Monday he would be open to considering an ordinance to regulate their use in the city, despite his opinion...
'JUST BE KIDS' ; YMCA Offers Free Day Camp for Youngest Flood Survivors
Leaders at YMCA of the Kanawha Valley said they believe it is important for children affected by the recent flooding to have a to chance to "just be kids. As the massive flood cleanup continues in Elk River communities, the YMCA has stepped up to offer...
Lahoda Brothers Auto Repair Marks Fifth Anniversary ; Family-Friendly Party Scheduled for Saturday in North Charleston
cthomas@cnpapers.com 304-348-1232For fulfilling, full-service automotive upkeep and reliable maintenance, Lahoda Brothers Auto Repair has been many drivers' preferred destination for the past five years. Originating in a one- bay facility in Nitro in...
Letters
WV must forget coal, go solar - and legalize marijuanaEditor:West Virginia has a budget deficit, a job problem and an opioid epidemic that can be remedied with simple solutions that require nothing but forward thinking. It's time for this state to do something...
Local Students Graduate from WVU
The following residents of the Metro East circulation area graduated from West Virginia University in May 2016, according to the WVU website: Kara Adkins, East Bank; Alexander Ahangardezfooli, Charleston; Alexandra Ameli, Charleston; Marshall Amores, Charleston;...
Magazines Show Love for WVU's Orlosky
More often than not, it's the glamor positions - quarterback, running back, receiver - that claim the cover of preseason football magazines. And, sure enough, the local cover of Athlon Sports' preseason football mag features a smiling QB Skyler Howard...
Major League Baseball
American League leadersBATTINGAltuve, Houston, .353; Ortiz, Boston, .339; Bogaerts, Boston, .336; Machado, Baltimore, .325; Trout, Anaheim, .324; Desmond, Texas, .321; Martinez, Detroit, .318; Escobar, Anaheim, .317; Nunez, Minnesota, .315; Valencia,...
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL TODAY ; Maddon Tossed, Reds Top Cubs
John Lackey's winless streak stretched to five games, Chicago manager Joe Maddon was ejected and the Cincinnati Reds beat the struggling Cubs 9-5 Tuesday behind Zack Cozart's 13th home run. Lackey (7-5) allowed six runs - five earned - six hits and...
Major League Boxscores
TuesdayReds 9, Cubs 5Cincinnati Chicagoab r h bi ab r h biCozart ss 5 2 2 2 Zobrist rf 5 0 0 0Hmilton cf 3 2 2 0 Bryant 3b 5 1 1 1Votto 1b 1 2 1 2 Rizzo 1b 4 1 1 0Bruce rf 4 1 1 2 Cntrras lf 5 0 1 0Duvall lf 4 0 0 0 Russell ss 4 2 2 3Phllips 2b 5 0 1...
Major League Standings, Schedule
AMERICAN LEAGUEEast DivisionW L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home AwayBaltimore 47 35 .573 5-5 L-5 31-13 16-22 Toronto 47 39 .547 2 6-4 W-4 23-19 24-20 Boston 45 38 .542 2 4-6 L-1 26-20 19-18 New York 40 42 .488 7 4 4-6 L-1 23-18 17-24 Tampa Bay 34 49 .410...
Markets
Housing barometer Applications for home loans have been mixed in recent weeks. But last weeks drop in U.S. mortgage rates may have proven too tempting for would-be homebuyers to resist. The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.48 percent last...
Marshall Hosting Undergrads for Biomedical Research Opportunities
Seventeen undergraduate students from 10 institutions are spending part of their summer conducting biomedical research in Marshall University laboratories. While in Huntington, the interns will focus on research projects related to cancer, cardiovascular disease,...
Marshall Offering Green Summer Science Adventure Camps
Students in grades three through nine are invited to participate in Marshall Universitys Green Summer Science Adventure sessions, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, July 8; Monday, July 11; and Tuesday, July 12, in the Science Building...
Mega Millions Jackpot Edges Up to $454M
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Mega Millions jackpot reached an estimated $454 million ahead of its next drawing on Tuesday evening, making it potentially the 7th largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history. With slightly better odds than the Powerball game, it's...
Metro East Calendar
Wednesday, July 6'Snakes Alive': "Snakes Alive, a hands-on science program created to provide insight into the lives, habits, and characteristics of reptiles, especially snakes, will be presented at 6 p.m. at the Main Library, 123 Capitol St., Charleston....
Metro West Calendar
Thursday, July 7Creation Science: The Kanawha Creation Science Group will meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the South Charleston First Church of the Nazarene, 4923 Kentucky St., South Charleston. There will be a presentation and a discussion of creation vs....
Milton Man Inducted into Marshall Business Hall of Fame
Marshall University's Lewis College of Business Advisory Board has voted four highly successful business leaders into the LCOB's Hall of Fame, including a Milton resident. The 2016 Hall of Fame inductees are Michael W. Gerber, Carol Hartley, Jeff Hoops...
NBA ; Durant's Move Changes League Landscape
Four All-Stars, two MVPs, a whole new Splash Family in Golden State.Kevin Durant's decision to join the Warriors on Monday sent tremors through the NBA, and players and executives throughout the league immediately started to contemplate how the newest...
NBA ; Mavericks Have Deal with Nowitzki
DALLAS - Dirk Nowitzki's new contract will give the Dallas forward a chance spend 20 seasons with the only franchise he has ever played for. The Mavericks and Nowitzki have reached agreement on a two-year, $40 million contract, a person with knowledge...
Noise, No Fires on 4th ; More Powerful Personal Fireworks a Big Hit in W.Va
INSIDE: City may consider ordinance 3ADespite a rainy Fourth of July weekend this year, law enforcement in Kanawha County responded to dozens of noise complaints about fireworks, thanks in part to a new state law allowing for the purchase of more powerful...
Obituaries ; Obit
Obituaries TodayBanks, Fred Bare, Rebecca Barnett, Donald P. Bartlett, Ruth Bell, Patrick H. Blankenship, Cindy Bragg, Jennifer J. Brotherton, William III Bumgardner, Randall Carter, Ralph Sr. Corbett, Lisa K. Fisher, Larry Geiger, Calvin Given, Jerry...
Our Views ; Holocaust Survivor Left Message for the World; Elie Wiesel Brought Greater Understanding of Hitlers Atrocities
It was a harrowing tragedy that words cant even begin to describe.Yet through Elie Wiesels writing and advocacy, generations of readers and historians have a better though still incomplete understanding of the Holocaust. Wiesel, who recounted the...
Power Pros ; XSpec Power in South Charleston Sells, Installs and Services Residential Generators
bcalwell@cnpapers.com 304-348-5188As West Virginians continue to clean up from the recent devastating floods, the problems faced by those who lose their electrical power during such disasters is again at the forefront. For a South Charleston company,...
Pro Golf
This week's eventsUNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATIONU.S. WOMEN'S OPENSite: San Martin, Calif.Course: Cordevalle Golf Club. Yardage: 6,784. Par: 72.Purse: TBA (2015: $4.5 million, $810,000 for the winner).Television: FOX Sports (Saturday-Sunday, 3-7 p.m)....
Putnam on File
Marriage LicensesThe following people applied for marriage licenses in Putnam County from June 9 to June 23: Bruce E. Mace, 51, and Elizabeth A. Fizer, 50, both of Nitro.Gregory S. Parkins, 26, and Kerri D. Sansom, 29, both of Poca.Charles W. Dent Jr.,...
Putnam Students, Parents Speak against DECA Club Funding Cuts
WINFIELD - Nine Putnam County Schools students, alumni and parents spoke out Tuesday against a proposed policy to end funding to send DECA students to the national competition if they place second at the state competition. DECA is an organization for students...
READERS' Vent
To the venter who questioned about how much Jim Justice has given to the flood victims - how many rooms has Bill Cole opened up to house them? I am tired of seeing commercials on all channels at the same time. After 15 years of deafening us, do you...
Reunions
Buffalo High Alumni BanquetA Buffalo High School Alumni Banquet will be held from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. Friday, July 29 at Scarlet Oaks Country Club, Poca. The cost is $35 per person. Reservations, paid in advance, can be sent to: Lana Adkins, P.O. Box...
Reunions
Below are listings for upcoming school, family, company and other reunions. Notices, updates and corrections can be submitted to cthomas@cnpapers.com. Please include contact information, such as a telephone number or email address, in your announcement....
'Sherlock Holmes and the Beast of White Chapel' Debuts This Weekend at Alban Arts Center
Fans of the fictional, Victorian-era detective Sherlock Holmes will have a new mystery to enjoy, beginning this weekend at the Alban Arts Center on Olde Main Street in St. Albans. The new Astral Theatre Collective will present an original play titled...
Singles Group Announces July Activities
The SpeakEasy Singles social group will host or participate in a variety of activities this month. Activities include a Patriotic Dance from 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday, July 16 in the Wilson Student Union of West Virginia State University in Institute. Admission...
Soccer
Euro 2016All Times EDTSEMIFINALSWednesdayAt Lyon, FrancePortugal vs. Wales, 3 p.m.ThursdayAt Marseille, FranceGermany vs. France, 3 p.m.FINALSundayAt Saint-Denis, FranceSemifinal winners, 3 p.m.MLSEASTERN CONFERENCEW L T Pts GF GANew York City FC 7 5...
SOCCER - EURO 2016 ; Germany's Mueller Driven by Team Success
EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France - Despite his puzzling failure ever to score at a European Championship, otherwise prolific Germany forward Thomas Mueller sees no reason for change ahead of Thursday's semifinal with France in Marseille. The 26-year-old Mueller,...
SOCCER - EURO 2016 ; Pepe Doubtful for Portugal vs. Wales
LYON, France - Portugal will hold its breath until the last minute hoping its best player at the European Championship will be fit for its semifinal showdown against Wales. No, Cristiano Ronaldo isn't the cause for concern.The fuss is about whether...
SOCCER ; Mourinho Focuses on Reviving Man United
Jose Mourinho set out his vision for Manchester United on Tuesday, focusing on returning the sleeping giants to the top of the Premier League rather than feuding with Pep Guardiola. United is in need of both a quick-fix and long-term stability after...
Sports History
July 61887 Lottie Dod of Britain, 15, becomes the youngest woman to win the women's singles championship at Wimbledon, defeating Blanch Bingley 6-2, 6-0. 1933 The first major league All-Star game is played at Comiskey Park, Chicago. The American League...
STATE Briefs
Berkeley County has new magistrateMARTINSBURG - Berkeley County has a new magistrate.Bill Norris was sworn in last week at the Berkeley County Judicial Center. He was appointed to replace retired Magistrate Jo Ann Overington. Norris also won election...
TENNIS - WIMBLEDON ; Venus Williams Back in a Grand Slam Semifinal
LONDON - In some ways, making it to a Grand Slam semifinal is rather been-there, done-that for Venus Williams. She is, after all, already the owner of seven major titles, including five at Wimbledon.This one, though, is different.She's 36 now, a half-dozen...
THE FARMER'S TABLE ; Caldo Verde (Portugese Green Soup)
Larry Foster, owner of Foster Farm in Putnam County, is one of my favorite farmers. He sells eggs, pork and assorted vegetables at the Putnam Farmers Market. Last week, my husband purchased smoked ham slices from Foster Farm. I was extremely proud of...
THE FOOD GUY ; Mary Lou's BBQ - Tasty, but Needs Some Polish
How is the food? Mostly good. We'll get to that in a minute.But the first thing you need to know about the newish Mary Lou's BBQ & Kitchen in South Charleston is that it's definitely a little rough around the edges. Chef-owner Billy Dyess is a pretty...
THE GREAT DETECTIVE ; Astral Theatre Collective Production of `Sherlock Holmes and the Beast of Whitechapel' Debuts This Weekend at Alban Arts Center
bcalwell@cnpapers.com 304-348-5188Fans of the fictional, Victorian-era detective Sherlock Holmes will have a new mystery to enjoy, beginning this weekend at the Alban Arts Center on Olde Main Street in St. Albans. The new Astral Theatre Collective will...
The Magic Man ; Former MU Lineman Brings Unique Act to Diners at Charlestons Bricks & Barrels
Former Marshall University center Joey Stepp spent his football career with the Thundering Herd protecting the pocket. Now, every Friday night, you can find him pulling a few tricks out of his own. It started out as a way to make some extra cash while...
This Week in West Virginia History
The following events occurred this week in West Virginia history:July 6, 1806: Statesman Charles James Faulkner was born in Martinsburg. Faulkner served in the West Virginia Legislature, U.S. Congress (185159) and as U.S. minister to France. July 6,...
Tour De France
TuesdayAt Limoges, FranceFourth StageA 147.6-mile ride from Saumur to Limoges, the longest of this year's Tour, with a single Category 4 climb 1. Marcel Kittel, Germany, Etixx-QuickStep, 5 hours, 28 minutes, 30 seconds.2. Bryan Coquard, France, Direct...
Transactions
BASEBALLAmerican LeagueBOSTON RED SOX Optioned C Christian Vazquez to Pawtucket (IL). Reinstated C Ryan Hanigan from the 15-day DL. Sent RHP Brandon Workman to the GCL Red Sox for a rehab assignment. CHICAGO WHITE SOX Sent 1B Justin Morneau to Charlotte...
Trump Is a Fraud, Moral Catastrophe and Won't Be President
Now that Donald Trump has darkened Wheeling's door, and mercifully departed, we should review some important facts: 1. Donald Trump is a fraud. He originally promised to take no donations to fund his campaign. He decided to break that promise and take money....
Twister Confirmed; Schools' Future Uncertain
Flood coverage inside 4 charged with illegally taking items from donation centers / 2A Clendenin health clinic works to fix damage from flooding / 3A Armstead calls for review of states flood plan / 1C Elkview couple pauses relief effort to collect...
Uprooted Caboose
bcalwell@cnpapers.com 304-348-5188The City of Hurricane's vintage train caboose, which was displayed for years on Main Street, has a new home in Hurricane City Park. Late last month, All Crane of Nitro moved the caboose to City Park, where it now rests...
What Independence Are We Celebrating? ; Protecting Freedom Requires Maturity, Understanding
There was a time when the Fourth of July meant something more than a three-day weekend. Speeches, writings and commemorative ceremonies reminded us of the origins and greatness of America. No matter where in the world our ancestors came from, we today...
Whitewater Outfitters Resume Schedule Following Floods
Whitewater rafting outfitters in West Virginia's New River Gorge have resumed operating their full array of summer float trips on the New and Gauley rivers following heavy flooding across the state in the wake of epic rainfall on June 23 and 24. "We're...
Wimbledon
TuesdayAt The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet ClubLondonPurse: $38.4 million (Grand Slam)Surface: Grass-OutdoorSinglesMenFourth RoundTomas Berdych (10), Czech Republic, def. Jiri Vesely, Czech Republic, 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (8), 6-7 (9), 6-3. WomenQuarterfinalsAngelique...
WVU Foundation Honors Charleston Philanthropist, the Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
The West Virginia University Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2016 Outstanding Philanthropy awards. This year's recipients are Stuart F. and Stephanie H. Bloch, Milan Puskar Outstanding Philanthropists; Pete White, Outstanding Volunteer Philanthropist;...
WVU-KSU Game Declared 4-H Football Day ; Online Pre-Registration Available
Families with children can learn more about the nation's leading youth development program and state's largest university at West Virginia University 4-H Football Day during the WVU vs. Kansas State Big XII home opener in Morgantown on Saturday, Oct....
You Might Be Overpaying for Streaming Music
LOS ANGELES - When Lauren Higgins tried to sign up for Spotify's premium plan on her iPhone, she was irked that the music service asked for $13 a month, $3 more than the gift subscription she had given her boyfriend. "I was pissed and I wasn't going...
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