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Severe storms leave thousands without power in West Virginia

Jan. 12, 2020 5:24 PM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Thousands of customers remained without electricity in West Virginia on Sunday after severe storms swept through the state. Appalachian Power said on its website nearly 6,600 homes and businesses had no service Sunday evening in southern West Virginia, down from more than 13,000...

Some WVa high school sports teams to change classes

Nov. 24, 2019 2:45 PM EST

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Several West Virginia high school athletic teams will be changing classes after the governing body for prep sports released its structure system based on enrollment for the next four school years. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the West Virginia Secondary School Activities...