- GOP state Senate President Cole enters W.Va. governor's race Updated: Jun-02-15 12:35 pm
BLUEFIELD, West Virginia - Standing beside his family at his car dealership, Republican state Senate President Bill Cole touted himself as a job creator while kicking off a bid for West Virginia governor on Tuesday.
- GOP in W.Va. governor's race: Cole likely in; McKinley out Updated: Jun-01-15 5:09 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The 2016 Republican field for West Virginia governor became much clearer Monday, as state Senate President Bill Cole all but jumped in and U.S. Rep. David McKinley said he won't vie for the state's top executive gig.
- Congressman McKinley opts against running for W.Va. governor Updated: Jun-01-15 3:52 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Republican Congressman David McKinley won't run for governor in West Virginia in 2016.
- Huge drop in West Virginia coal production forecast Updated: May-28-15 7:49 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia University researchers predict that state coal production will drop 39 percent compared with the industry's last high point in 2008 - less-than-encouraging news for more than 1,800 coal miners who learned last week they would likely lose their jobs.
- W.Va. Senate president to be Coca Cola 600 honorary starter Updated: May-23-15 9:05 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia Senate President Bill Cole will be the honorary starter for the Coca Cola 600 NASCAR race this weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina.
- Billionaire Justice aims to self-fund in W.Va. governor race Updated: May-17-15 1:30 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Three decades after Republicans dared Jay Rockefeller to "spend it all" in a campaign for governor, billionaire businessman Jim Justice will help bankroll his own Democratic run for the state's top executive job.
- Justice announces 2016 Democratic bid for W.Va. governor Updated: May-11-15 6:26 pm
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia - Surrounded by employees from his resort, his family and the youth basketball players he coaches, billionaire businessman Jim Justice kicked off a Democratic campaign Monday for governor of West Virginia.
- Justice to make W.Va. governor's race announcement Monday Updated: May-08-15 10:24 am
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia - Billionaire businessman Jim Justice is slated to announce his intentions in the 2016 West Virginia governor's race.
- Judge Gaughan to retire in June Updated: May-06-15 9:13 am
WHEELING, Virginia - First Judicial Circuit Judge Martin Gaughan is retiring on June 30.