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Chamber's Diamond awards recognize employee-friendly companies

Mike Helenthal May 2, 2017, 8:17am

CHARLESTON – West Virginia’s Five Diamond Employers are “the kind of companies that people would like to work for and the kind of jobs people would like to have,” according to West Virginia Chamber of Commerce President Steve Roberts.

Attorney Battle credits mentors for latest honor

Mike Helenthal Apr. 12, 2017, 10:27am

CHARLESTON – H. Dill Battle III, a West Virginia attorney recently named a fellow of the College of Workers' Compensation Lawyers, says the honor is a testament to the attorneys who have mentored him over the years.

Business Index shows West Virginia economic growth

Mike Helenthal Mar. 7, 2017, 2:43pm

MORGANTOWN – The author of the Mountain State Business Index says West Virginia’s post-recession economy has improved significantly, but it’s a period of wait and see if the growth continues into the future.

Student business contest seen as an investment

Mike Helenthal Nov. 3, 2016, 9:42am

More than 300 submissions were received from West Virginia schools.

Tomblin gives 'great weight' to JVAC's judge recommendations when filling vacancies

Mike Helenthal Sep. 26, 2016, 10:42am

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Gov. Earl Tomblin depends on a well-established and extensive vetting process to fill vacant judgeships, but he doesn’t make bench appointments blindly.

Marshall essayists focus on Electoral College issue

Mike Helenthal Sep. 23, 2016, 8:39am

HUNTINGTON – A recent Marshall University contest asked authors to make pro and con arguments about the value of the Electoral College.