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New voting machine on display in Randolph County, W.Va.

By Edgar Kelley, The Inter-Mountain ELKINS, W.Va. — Randolph County citizens heading to the polls this spring will be greeted by brand new voting machines The county received 91 new ExpressVote machines in July. One of the new voting machines is currently set up in the county clerk’s office at[Read More…]

West Virginia fossil fuel leaders make industry’s case during presentations for state energy committee

By Mike Tony, Charleston Gazette-Mail CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia coal, oil and gas industry leaders sounded alarms about threats to the state’s fossil fuel industry during presentations Tuesday before state lawmakers on the Joint Standing Energy Committee during the Legislature’s interim session. Gas and Oil Association of West Virginia[Read More…]

Fall Food Truck Festival rolling into Oglebay, W.Va.

By Eric Ayres, The Intelligencer WHEELING, W.Va. — Opportunities to enjoy outdoor activities are beginning to dwindle, but Oglebay Park is taking advantage of the unseasonably warm fall weather and hosting a full slate of events this weekend for its inaugural Fall Food Truck Festival. The event will take place[Read More…]

TechConnect West Virginia appoints Richard Giersch as executive director

WV Press Release Sharing CHARLESTON, W.VA. – Seasoned executive and entrepreneur educator Richard “Rich” Giersch has been appointed executive director of TechConnect West Virginia effective Sept. 1. “On behalf of the board of directors of TechConnect West Virginia, I am very pleased to announce that Rich Giersch, a nationally recognized leader in[Read More…]