Ex-Alderson town worker sentenced for embezzling
UNION, W.Va. -- A former Alderson employee will spend at least a year in prison for embezzling money from the town.Media outlets report that Jacalyn Villars received a one-to-10 year sentence from Monroe County Circuit Court Judge Robert Irons.Villars e...
Felman to temporarily idle furnace at W.Va. plant
NEW HAVEN, W.Va. -- Felman Production LLC plans to temporarily idle one of three electric arc furnaces at its ferroalloys plant in New Haven and lay off union workers.The company says in a news release that several management and contract positions alrea...
Protesters rally at FirstEnergy meeting in W.Va.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- At least 200 union workers picketed FirstEnergys annual shareholder meeting in West Virginia on Tuesday, demanding the Ohio-based utility hire enough people to keep the power on without forcing an ever-shrinking labor force to work ...
20 Wayne High students barred from grad ceremony
WAYNE, W.Va. -- About 20 Wayne High School students are barred from the schools graduation ceremony because of a senior prank that damaged the building.Media outlets report that the Wayne County Board of Education suspended the students from school ...
New medical building planned in Jefferson Co.
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. -- Ground has been broken for a new medical office building in Jefferson County.University Healthcare Jefferson Medical Center and University Healthcare Physicians plan to build the 11,200-square foot building in Charles Town.Univers...