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Capito to host four Academy Days for students seeking nominations to nation's service academies

Dawn Geske Aug. 31, 2016, 12:50pm

CHARLESTON – U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito will be on hand to support four upcoming Academy Days, giving nominations to students looking to attend a service academy.

Marshall has no law school or pre-law major, but does have a pre-law adviser

Robert Lawson Aug. 31, 2016, 12:49pm

HUNTINGTON — Marshall University has no pre-law major curriculum or law school at its campus for college students interested in law, but it does have a pre-law adviser. 

Two parties accuse energy company of unlawful deduction

Philip Gonzales Aug. 31, 2016, 12:46pm

MOUNDSVILLE — Two parties are suing Chevron USA Inc., an energy company, citing alleged unlawful deduction.

Insurance holding company blames two insurers for alleged failure to settle excess claim

Philip Gonzales Aug. 31, 2016, 12:45pm

WHEELING — An insurance holding company is suing two insurers – Zurich American Insurance Company and American Guarantee and Liability Insurance Company – citing alleged breach of duty of good faith and fair dealing.

Borrower blames bank for erratic loan handling

Philip Gonzales Aug. 31, 2016, 12:44pm

MOUNDSVILLE — A borrower is suing Wells Fargo Bank NA, alleging breach of contract and bad faith.

Motorist claims trucker failed to drive safely

Philip Gonzales Aug. 31, 2016, 12:44pm

WHEELING — A motorist is suing Anthony E. DeMarco, Giant Eagle Inc., Talon Logistics Inc., Farm Credit Leasing Services and John Doe, alleging negligence that led to his injuries in a vehicle collision.

Widow says nursing home responsible for death

Philip Gonzales Aug. 31, 2016, 12:41pm

WINFIELD — A widow is suing 590 North Poplar Fork Road Operations LLC d/b/a Teays Valley Center and Genesis Healthcare LLC in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Frontier calls Citynet ‘disgruntled competitor’ in motion to dismiss

Kyla Asbury Aug. 30, 2016, 5:38pm

CHARLESTON – Frontier is calling Citynet’s lawsuit against it for internet issues a six-year vendetta against it by a “disgruntled competitor.”

Woman says Marshall denied her degree because of sexual orientation

Kyla Asbury Aug. 30, 2016, 1:21pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Marshall University Board of Governors after she claims it denied issuing her degree based on her sexual orientation.

Bank of America sues Putnam Co. attorney for nearly $30,000

Kyla Asbury Aug. 30, 2016, 1:17pm

WINFIELD – Bank of America is suing attorney Frank M. Armada after it claims he owes nearly $30,000.

Woman says Wheeling Jesuit professor wouldn't accommodate her learning disability

Kyla Asbury Aug. 30, 2016, 1:16pm

Woman sues Wheeling Jesuit University for professor who refused to accommodate a learning disability WHEELING – A woman is suing Wheeling Jesuit University after she claims a professor refused to follow learning disability accommodations and would yell at her.

Statoil sues Ohio County Commission for tax errors

Kyla Asbury Aug. 30, 2016, 1:07pm

WHEELING – Statoil USA Onshore Properties Inc. is suing the Ohio County Commission after it claims tax errors were made and the commission refused an application of the principle of exoneration.

Woman says surgical mishap caused injuries

Kyla Asbury Aug. 30, 2016, 1:05pm

SUMMERSVILLE – A woman is suing the City of Summersville after she claims a surgeon at Summersville Regional Medical Center caused her injuries.

Couple sues Summersville RMC, physician for surgical mistake

Kyla Asbury Aug. 30, 2016, 1:03pm

SUMMERSVILLE – A couple is suing the City of Summersville after they claim a physician made a mistake during surgery and caused damages.

POWER initiative grants aim to revitalize coal-mining areas

Andrew Burger Aug. 30, 2016, 8:01am

CHARLESTON – Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin joined representatives from the federally funded Appalachian Regional Commission and U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration in announcing $10 million in funding for nine projects aimed at revitalizing West Virginia communities suffering from the economic impacts of the coal industry downturn.

Woman blames injuries on store operator's failure to provide safe premises

Philip Gonzales Aug. 30, 2016, 7:40am

RIPLEY — A patron is suing a gas station and convenience store operator, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.