HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University's summer journalism workshop for high school students will use a health and wellness theme to look at opioid recovery efforts in the region.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — The temperature had just eclipsed 70 degrees as Craig Hettlinger and Adam Foster conversed on the porch of "The Farm," a house that hosts a 60-day program for individuals...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia man was stopped at an airport checkpoint with a loaded handgun in his bag.
Authorities on Thursday said the man told security at Yeager Airport in...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Police in West Virginia say a large supplier of drugs has been arrested in Huntington and charged with five felonies.
Marshall adding business incubator to help startups
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University is adding a business incubator to its visual arts center in Huntington.
The Herald-Dispatch reports the university announced on Tuesday the...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia officials say staffing issues are slowing road repairs and they're seeking ways to hire more to increase fixes and maintenance.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Huntington has demolished 36 buildings so far this year as part of a plan to remove blighted structures from the city.
Marshall University tuition to increase in the fall
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University's tuition is going up.
The college on Wednesday announced its board of governors has approved a 3.5% tuition and fee increase.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison in a West Virginia arson and insurance fraud scheme.
Federal prosecutors say 47-year-old James Lester was sentenced in...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Officials say a man was caught with a loaded handgun at a West Virginia airport checkpoint.
A Transportation Security Administration spokeswoman says officers...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A Kentucky man says his infant son suffered a broken arm, fractured ribs and fractured legs while at the Cabell Huntington Hospital in West Virginia.
W.Va. clothing maker selling wares at MLB stadiums
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — What you buy at the ballpark can have a big impact on communities in Appalachia, according to Brandon Dennison, the founder and CEO of Coalfield...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks scored 28 points as Marshall romped past Green Bay 90-70 on Thursday night for the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament championship.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A charge is being dismissed against a man who was arrested after a woman told police in West Virginia that he tried to abduct her young daughter but later said she might...
W.Va. city forms drug trafficking task force
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia city is getting a new task force to combat drug trafficking organizations.
The Huntington Police Department on Tuesday announced a partnership with...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 23 of his 28 points in the first half and Marshall held on to beat Hampton 80-78 in the semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Ten former Marshall athletes have been chosen for induction into the university's athletic Hall of Fame.
The class that will be honored at a Sept. 13 banquet at the...
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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University is conducting an annual fundraiser this month to help feed needy families.
The university says in a news release the 16th annual Empty Bowls...
Solar Holler founder aims to make panels more affordable
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Dan Conant, the founder of Solar Holler, said one of his main goals when he started the business 6 years ago was to relentlessly pursue innovative approaches that bring...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks had 20 points as Marshall topped Presbyterian 83-66 in the quarterfinals of the CIT on Tuesday night.
Jon Elmore, the all-time leading scorer in program...
Gov. Justice appoints doctor to state education board
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Jim Justice has appointed a doctor to the state board of education.
The Republican governor announced Wednesday that Daniel Snavely will fill a vacant seat on...
Burks carries Marshall over IUPUI 78-73 in CIT
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks had 25 points as Marshall narrowly beat IUPUI 78-73 in the first round of the CIT on Tuesday night. Jon Elmore added 22 points for the Thundering...
Robotic surgery now common at West Virginia hospital
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — There's no substitute for a pair of steady hands honed with tens of thousands of hours in the operating room.
But since the da Vinci surgical system was approved for...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A lawsuit over how Marshall University handled an investigation into a sexual assault has been settled.
A former student sued the West Virginia school last year,...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Internet service, used vehicle repairs and cable TV are topping the West Virginia attorney general's list of consumer complaints in the Charleston-Huntington...
Trial set for man accused of killing, dismembering woman
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A trial date has been set for a West Virginia man accused of killing a woman whose body he hid in pieces.
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch reports jury selection in...
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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia is seeking volunteer drivers for a partnership to transport disabled veterans to hospital medical appointments.
West Virginia mayor to resume annual neighborhood walks
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — The mayor of a West Virginia city is resuming his annual neighborhood walks in an effort to motivate residents to become more active.
Elmore powers Marshall’s 76-61 comeback win over FAU
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Marshall rallied from 17 points down in the first half to beat Florida Atlantic 76-61 on Saturday.
Marshall looks to extend streak vs FAU
Florida Atlantic (17-13, 8-9) vs. Marshall (17-13, 10-7)
Henderson Center, Huntington, West Virginia; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Marshall looks for its seventh straight win in...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia sheriff says a woman has reported mistaking her husband for an intruder and fatally shooting him.
Burks scores 21 to carry Marshall over FIU 94-78
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks had 21 points as Marshall beat Florida International 94-78 on Wednesday night.
Taevion Kinsey had 18 points for Marshall (17-13, 10-7 Conference USA),...
HIV cluster confirmed in West Virginia county
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia heath officials say an active HIV cluster has been confirmed in Cabell County.
A statement from the West Virginia Department of Public Health says...
Marshall looks to extend streak vs FIU
Florida International (18-11, 9-7) vs. Marshall (16-13, 9-7)
Henderson Center, Huntington, West Virginia; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Marshall looks for its sixth straight win...
SPENCER, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities in West Virginia are trying to find out who took thousands of dollars' worth of copper from an American Electric Power facility.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall's football team will play at Notre Dame in the 2022 season.
Marshall athletic director Mike Hamrick announced the one-game contract Monday. Marshall will...
Marshall-Boise State game date moved to Friday, Sept. 6
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall's football game at Boise State has been moved ahead one day to Friday, Sept. 6.
Marshall announced the change in a news release Thursday. The game...
West Virginia’s New River Train won’t run this year
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A train service in southern West Virginia won't run this fall.
The nonprofit Collis P. Huntington Railroad Society says on its website the New River Train it has...
Grand jury to hear arson charges against 5 ex-firefighters
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A grand jury will hear the cases of five former West Virginia volunteer firefighters accused of intentionally setting fires.
Marshall University building to keep Confederate name
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A building at Marshall University will retain its name after a Confederate Army general.
The Marshall Board of Governors on Thursday voted to keep the building as...
Board of Education approves security guards for 12 schools
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia school board has approved placing security guards at 12 schools.
News outlets report the Cabell County Board of Education approved placing security...
Mayors ask state Senate to take up anti-discrimination bill
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Twelve West Virginia mayors have signed a letter asking the state Senate to take up a bill aimed at protecting LGBTQ people from housing discrimination.
Marshall seeking nominations to journalism hall of fame
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University's W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications is seeking nominations to its Hall of Fame.
The university says in a news release that nominations will be accepted through March 15 for this year's class.
Candidates must either have made contributions to Marshall University, the journalism school, or to journalism and mass communications as a profession. There are currently 63 people enshrined in the hall.
Burks carries Marshall over Middle Tennessee 98-93
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks had 20 points as Marshall narrowly beat Middle Tennessee 98-93 on Saturday.
Jon Elmore had 19 points for Marshall (14-13, 7-7 Conference USA), which broke its four-game losing streak. Rondale Watson added 17 points. Jannson Williams had 16 points and three blocks for the hosts.
West Virginia band students gather for Marshall Honor Band
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia high school band students are participating in Marshall University's Honor Band.
The university says 400 students from throughout the region will be on campus through Saturday to audition for one of four ensembles.
The students will hear performances by Marshall musicians and attend rehearsals and master classes with clinicians conducting the ensembles.
Gueye carries UAB over Marshall 77-68
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Makhtar Gueye recorded 19 points and 11 rebounds as UAB beat Marshall 77-68 on Thursday night. Lewis Sullivan added 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Blazers.
Zack Bryant had 14 points and six assists for UAB (15-11, 7-6 Conference USA), which ended its four-game losing streak. Jalen Perry added 10 points.