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West Virginia Senate invites Virginia county to join the Mountain State

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 12:00pm 1/18/2020 at 12:00pm
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Last month, more than 100 Virginia cities and counties declared themselves gun sanctuaries following the Democratic takeover of their legislature.

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Clock Tower at West Virginia University Reportedly Haunted by a Cow

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 11:30am 10/26/2019 at 11:30am

This sounds silly at first glance, but the actual story is a little creepy.

The Insider reports:

Inside West Virginia University’s haunted clock tower, where students say they hear the tortured moos of a cow slaughtered in a prank gone wrong

Every school has its secrets. At West Virginia University, one of the campus’s...

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Democratic Sen. Manchin Decides Not to Run for West Virginia Governor

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 3:00pm 9/3/2019 at 3:00pm
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Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced this morning he will not jump into the West Virginia gubernatorial race.

The announcement comes just after a poll showed Manchin leading Republican Gov. Jim Justice by ten points.

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Investigation Launched Over 10 Suspicious Deaths, Including One Homicide, at West Virginia VA

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 11:00am 8/28/2019 at 11:00am
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Three people have told USA Today that authorities have launched an investigation into the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, West Virginia, due to 10 suspicious deaths.

A federal medical examiner ruled one death a homicide.

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West Virginia to Offer Free College Programs for Students Who Pass a Drug Test

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 30, 2019 at 1:30pm 6/30/2019 at 1:30pm

This is undoubtedly going to make some people angry . . . because of the drug test.

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College Student in West Virginia Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Shooting Spree

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 3, 2019 at 8:00am 5/3/2019 at 8:00am

These days, anyone who even talks about something like this, has to know there will be serious consequences.

FOX News reports:

West Virginia University student arrested after allegedly threatening to carry out ‘shooting spree’

A West Virginia University freshman was arrested and charged with making “terroristic threats,” campus police said in a statement Thursday.

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Wheeling Jesuit University Slashing Programs and Faculty in Effort to Survive

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 1:30pm 3/31/2019 at 1:30pm

It’s amazing how quickly so many small schools are scrambling to stay afloat or closing. The reckoning is here.

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Wheeling Jesuit slashes all but 11 programs, sports...

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Campus Carry Bill Defeated in West Virginia

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 18, 2019 at 8:00am 3/18/2019 at 8:00am

Conservatives in West Virginia need to take a close look at the Republicans who sided with Democrats.

The State Journal reports:

Campus Carry defeat welcomed by WV colleges, universities

Students and administrators at West Virginia’s colleges have praised the defeat of House Bill 2519, — also known as the Campus Self-Defense Act or “Campus...

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Campus Carry Bill Protested at West Virginia University

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 22, 2019 at 8:00am 2/22/2019 at 8:00am

According to the left, college campuses are hotbeds of rape and racial crimes. Why wouldn’t they want people to be armed?

WHSV News reports:

Protest at West Virginia University over campus carry bill

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Riot-Like Conditions Break Out at West Virginia U. as Crowd Gathers to Play in Snow

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 9:30am 2/3/2019 at 9:30am

This is one of those situations that started innocently but grew sour as more people showed up and alcohol became involved.

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Police break up “riot” near West Virginia University that school says started as “playful time in...

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Alabama, West Virginia Pass Pro-Life Amendments

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 3:00pm 11/8/2018 at 3:00pm

Unborn human beings in West Virginia and Alabama received a huge win on Tuesday when voters chose amendments that would protect their rights in utero if the Supreme Court overturns Roe vs. Wade.

Without Roe vs. Wade, abortion would go to the states.

In West Virginia, voters chose to end taxpayer funded abortions....

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Boston Mob Boss James ‘Whitey’ Bulger Murdered at West Virginia Prison

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 2:37pm 10/30/2018 at 2:37pm
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Boston mob boss James ‘Whitey’ Bulger, the man who inspired The Departed, was murdered this morning after he arrived at a West Virginia federal prison. From The Boston Herald:

Bulger, 89, was convicted in 2013 of being complicit in 11 murders in Massachusetts, Florida and Oklahoma.

His attorney, Hank Brennan, who tried to...

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Manchin is a #MeToo – Just after Collins says YES, Manchin says YES

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 5, 2018 at 4:40pm 10/5/2018 at 4:40pm

Just after Sen. Collins announced she would vote to support Kavanaugh’s nomination, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced he will vote ‘yes’ for Kavanaugh as well.

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Cook Political Report Changes Three Senate Races, Including Texas

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 24, 2018 at 1:00pm 9/24/2018 at 1:00pm
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The Cook Political Report changed its ratings in three Senate races, including Texas. The map still tends to favor the GOP keeping its majority, but it’s looking like incumbent Democrats Joe Tester from Montana and Joe Manch...

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EPA Rolls Out New Coal Rules That Will Save Money, Reduce Pollution

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 7:30pm 8/21/2018 at 7:30pm
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Andrew Wheeler, the acting head of the EPA, signed a proposal that will undo President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan and establish new rules for coal plants. From The Washington Examiner:

The Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday morning released its plan, renamed the “Affordable Clean Energy Rule,” that the agency said would...

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Blankenship Determined to Run for West Virginia Senate

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 11:00am 7/24/2018 at 11:00am
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In May, former convict and coal CEO Don Blankenship announced his intention to run as a Constitution Party nominee for the West Virginia senate seat after he lost the GOP primary despite the state’s sore loser law.

Blankenship boasted on Monday that he has the signatures needed to file papers to get...

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Blankenship Plans Third-Party Run After Losing West Virginia GOP Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 21, 2018 at 9:00am 5/21/2018 at 9:00am
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Former convict and coal CEO Don Blankenship plans to run as the Constitution Party nominee for the West Virginia senate. He will have to challenge the state’s “sore loser” law, which “prevents failed candidates in a main-party primary from refiling to run in the general election under another party’s banner.”

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