America’s Best

America’s Best

On September 8th, 2009, U.S. Army Captain William D. Swenson and coalition troops cautiously approached the “friendly” village of Ganjgal ...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Observing Memorial Day

Observing Memorial Day

By Chris BlevinsGuest ColumnistThis Monday, May 29, the United States will be observing Memorial Day. This day of remembrance is celebrated the last M...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Legislature takes second hiatus as July 1 shutdown looms

Legislature takes second hiatus as July 1 shutdown looms

By PHIL KABLERFor the WVPACHARLESTON, W.Va. — With the Senate and House of Delegates still seemingly miles apart on how to raise revenue to clos...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Living in the awareness of God’s presence

Living in the awareness of God’s presence

By Dr. Billy HollandGuest ColumnistHere is a touching story found in John chapter 12 about humble servants love for her Lord. Verse 3 reads, “Th...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


God Has Not Given Us The Spirit of Fear

God Has Not Given Us The Spirit of Fear

God Has Not Given Us The Spirit of FearThe Israelites hid in dens and caves trying to escape the oppression of the Midianites. For seven years this en...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Arrest at LHS sets off controversy

Arrest at LHS sets off controversy

We’ve all seen the videos on national news of small, grade school-aged children being placed in cuffs by a police officer for something that sta...

May 19th, 2017 |  


The Plan; Words to live by

The Plan; Words to live by

By Chris BlevinsGuest ColumnistWe are entering a time of the year that is so emotional for a number of people. Many young students across this country...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Painkiller alternatives may reduce risk of prescription opioid abuse

Painkiller alternatives may reduce risk of prescription opioid abuse

An op-ed by W.Va.Attorney General Patrick MorriseyOpioid abuse is devastating our state, and too often it starts with something as seemingly harmless ...

May 16th, 2017 |  


The memories of our loved ones live within us

The memories of our loved ones live within us

By Dr. Billy HollandGuest ColumnistThrough the winter months, I had been thinking about how I was going to tackle the huge project of replacing our pr...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Remember Who Brung You To This Terrible Dance

Remember Who Brung You To This Terrible Dance

A column by Governor JusticeThe special session will resume on Monday, May 15. The goal remains the same: pass a budget that will put West Virginia on...

May 15th, 2017 |