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Stories with place: Morgantown
  • Roll call on House passage of $415 million tax cut bill 
    Updated: Apr-18-16 7:12 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi House voted 73-44 Monday to approve a House-Senate plan to cut $415 million in taxes over 12 years. Supporters say the measure will return needed money to taxpayers and spur business growth. Opponents say Mississippi can't afford tax cuts with a revenue shortfall and say tax cuts haven't helped economies of other states. A yes vote was to approve the bill, while a no vote opposed that action. Voting yes were 66 Republicans and seven Democrats. Voting no were 37 Democrats and seven Republicans. Two Democrats voted present, while one Democrat and one Republican did not vote.

  • Bridgeport children practice reading with therapy dogs story has photos
    Updated: Apr-17-16 11:27 am

    BRIDGEPORT, West Virginia - One recent Saturday at the Bridgeport Public Library, Jacob Watts read a book about dogs called "See Me Dig" . to a dog.

  • WVU board OKs $2.3M engineering lab for new Beckley campus 
    Updated: Apr-16-16 11:30 am

    MORGANTOWN, West Virginia - West Virginia University's Board of Governors has approved plans to build a $2.3 million engineering lab building at its new Beckley campus.

  • West Virginia Greek students taking part in service day 
    Updated: Apr-01-16 3:48 am

    MORGANTOWN, West Virginia - Nearly 1,000 students from West Virginia University in Morgantown are expected to take part in service projects at 26 sites around the city this weekend.