How much should a state pay
to create jobs?
Many people are asking that
question, as Governor Corbett calls on legislators to pass a 1.65 billion
dollar tax break aimed at Royal Dutch Shell.
Many minor league baseball fans in the region
are no doubt familiar with the heckling of arguably the West Virginia Power’s
most ardent fan. Rod Blackstone’s 20 years of heckling always
includes a big helping of toast.
landscape is very picturesque but it also can sustain its inhabitants in ways
few realize. In that vein, The Waveland State Historic Site in Lexington
just hosted an edible plant tour led by Chris Prope.
A new collection of short stories is drawing
renewed attention to one of Appalachia’s most important and
Located in the southernmost tip of the state- in
the heart of West Virginia’s
coal country- McDowell consistently ranks as one of the most disadvantaged
counties in the nation. That hasn’t stopped one young man who attempted to
leave, but is now trying to make a life there.
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