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West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has been elected co-chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission by the governors of the 13 states that make up the ARC.
The Greater Bluefield Ministerial Association is sponsoring a prayer vigil next week for the victims of the Connecticut school shooting.
Federal investigators are looking into why no alarms sounded as a massive natural gas explosion sent flames as high as hilltops, engulfing homes and a large section of an interstate for more than an hour.
Police have located a 60-year-old theft report from the day a Renoir painting disappeared from the Baltimore Museum of Art that matches the description of an artwork that sold for $7 recently at a flea market. Now an art theft expert says the museum has a strong case to get it back.
A Virginia man convicted of killing a West Virginia woman and her 3-year-old son will spend the rest of his life in prison.
Giles County authorities have identified a West Virginia man who drowned while fishing on the New River.
A man who died while swimming at the oceanfront in Virginia Beach has been identified as a West Virginia resident.
A West Virginia preacher who followed his father into the rare practice of handling snakes to prove faith in God died after being bitten during an outdoor service involving the reptiles.