Alderson Broaddus University distributes CARES Act funds directly to students

Alderson Broaddus Unversity

PHILIPPI, W.Va.—June 11, 2020—Alderson Broaddus (AB) University is pleased that Congress is supporting higher education in the face of COVID-19, including its establishment of the $14 billion Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.  Alderson Broaddus University received $563,337 in grant funding from the CARES Act to […]

25 new cases of COVID-19 reported in West Virginia Saturday

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources announced Friday that 25 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the Mountain State. “The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of 5:00 p.m., on June 13, 2020, there have been 129,724 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with […]

WVDNR hosts Free Fishing Days June 13-14

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources will hold its annual Free Fishing Weekend June 13-14. No license is required these two days, so if you haven’t fished in a while or are interested in learning, this is a good time to give it a try for free. Those who enjoy […]

COVID-19 UPDATE: Gov. Justice announces testing of all prisons and jails complete; $2.6 million in CARES Act funding now out to cities and counties


CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice joined West Virginia health leaders and other officials today for his latest daily press briefing regarding the State’s COVID-19 response. FULL TESTING OF WEST VIRGINIA CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES COMPLETEDOn Friday, Gov. Justice announced that all inmates and employees at each of the State’s correctional facilities have now been tested for […]

Stankus receives satisfactory review; Suder, Carver mark end of journey with Upshur County Schools

BUCKHANNON – Members of the Upshur County BOE met Thursday evening and one of their tasks was to share the evaluation of Upshur County Superintendent Dr. Sara Lewis Stankus, who assumed the duties of the position on July 1, 2018. […]

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