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Casto to oversee U.S. Attorney's office for next four months

Chris Dickerson Aug. 1, 2016, 12:26pm

CHARLESTON – The woman who has led the U.S.

AG's office, other state agencies team to fight opioid use in high school sports

Chris Dickerson Aug. 1, 2016, 3:03pm

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office is teaming with several state agencies to tackle the issue of opioid use in high school athletics.

Appalachian Bible College sues Foremost Industries for not making promised donation

Kyla Asbury Aug. 1, 2016, 3:18pm

BECKLEY – Appalachian Bible College is suing Foremost Industries Inc. after it claims the company failed to give a $4 million donation it promised the school.

Ally Financial accused of harassment in collecting alleged debt from couple

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 4:25pm

PINEVILLE – A Stephenson couple claims a bank repeatedly harassed them over an alleged debt.

Constellium Rolled Products Ravenswood accused of terminating man on medical leave

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 4:35pm

RIPLEY – A man alleges his Jackson County employer terminated him while he was on medical leave.

Resident alleges Ravenwood's sewer system caused damage to home

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 5:15pm

RIPLEY – A Ravenswood resident alleges a municipal sewer system failure caused damage to her home.

Property owner files suit for allegedly unpaid rent

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 5:25pm

MOOREFIELD – The owner of a property alleges several companies that leased it have not paid the rental fees.

Estate executor files suit against multiple entities after fatal pipeline accident

Philip Gonzales Aug. 1, 2016, 5:40pm

MOUNDSVILLE – The estate executor of a construction worker involved in a fatal accident near Moundsville has filed a suit against the decedent's employers and others.

We must graciously accept new president

Christopher J. Regan Aug. 2, 2016, 9:00am

WHEELING – In 1993, before Bill Clinton stepped into the oval office, President George H.W.

Woman seeks to stop Reverse Mortgage Solutions from foreclosing on house

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2016, 1:48pm

BECKLEY – A Beckley woman seeks to enjoin a foreclosure on her late mother's house.

Ethics charges filed against attorney who defeated longtime Nicholas Co. judge

Chris Dickerson Aug. 2, 2016, 1:58pm

CHARLESTON – An attorney who defeated a longtime Nicholas County circuit judge in May’s election is facing ethics charges over a flier sent to voters during the campaign.

Suit filed against health care providers over prescriptions allegedly given to woman

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2016, 2:44pm

BECKLEY – A woman has filed suit alleging that health care providers departed from acceptable medical standards by prescribing medications that caused her daughter's death.

Minor, mother file suit alleging negligence, more after all-terrain vehicle accident

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2016, 2:58pm

MOUNDSVILLE – A Benwood teen and her mother have filed a suit after the teen was injured in an all-terrain vehicle accident.

Mountain State Petroleum Inc. files alleging it is owed for fuel

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2016, 3:07pm

LOGAN – A fuel provider alleges a Roderfield company has not paid for fuel.

Man claims Marlette Funding LLC made harassing phone calls to collect alleged debt

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2016, 3:14pm

CHARLESTON – A consumer is accusing a debt collector of telephone harassment.

You can't have it both ways, Humphreys!

The West Virginia Record Aug. 3, 2016, 6:59am

When the Upper Big Branch Mine exploded in 2010 and stock market prices for Massey Energy shares plummeted, Charleston’s James Humphreys & Associates filed a class action suit on behalf of Massey shareholders, arguing they should be compensated for financial losses.

Morrisey, others challenge EPA 'job-killing' oil and gas rule

Chris Dickerson Aug. 3, 2016, 8:55am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is leading a coalition of 14 states and state agencies in filing suit against what he calls the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s job-killing attack on the nation’s oil and natural gas industry.

Business incubator looking for mentors, facilitators for classes

Amanda Pair King Aug. 3, 2016, 9:08am

The West Virginia Hive is providing future business leaders with resources and work space to build the economy.

Judges dismiss lawsuit attempting to oust public officials

Kyla Asbury Aug. 3, 2016, 4:07pm

SUMMERSVILLE – A three-judge panel has ordered a lawsuit dismissed that attempted to remove two elected officials from office.

Verdunville driver accused of negligence after pedestrian accident in Logan

Philip Gonzales Aug. 3, 2016, 4:26pm

LOGAN – A Logan couple has filed suit against a Verdunville man alleging he struck the wife while she was crossing the street.