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Virginia elections board fines Gillespie campaign for TV ads

The Republican candidate in last year's Virginia governor's race has been fined $2,000 for two television ads, despite both parties asking state regulators to disregard complaints filed against one another.


Bill to rename Huntington VA after "Woody" Williams passes House

U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins says a bill to rename the VA Medical Center in Huntington after WWII hero Hershel "Woody" Williams has passed through the House.


W.Va. Sec. of State's office: Blankenship cannot run as third party candidate Video included

The West Virginia Secretary of State's legal counsel said Monday the candidate will not make the deadline to run. 


UPDATE: State official says Blankenship legal issue premature Video included

The West Virginia secretary of state's legal counsel says it's too early to focus on whether the third-party candidacy of convicted ex-coal baron Don Blankenship is legal.


Congressional candidate Anthony Flaccavento

Anthony Flaccavento is running for Congress in Virginia's ninth district.


House to vote Monday on Woody Williams Bill

U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) announced today that the U.S. House of Representatives will vote on Monday to pass legislation he introduced to rename the Huntington VA Medical Center in honor of World War II Medal of Honor recipient Woody Williams. 


Gov. Ralph Northam in Tazewell, signs measure to create new investment Video included

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam signs a bill Friday in Tazewell that aims to create new, good paying jobs in the coalfields of southwest Virginia.


Sen. Manchin votes to 'protect net neutrality'

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin joined 48 Democrats and three Republicans to pass legislation that would repeal recent changes made by the Federal Communications Commission.


7 governors sign letter backing Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster and a group of fellow governors are backing President Donald Trump's nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize.


Supreme Court makes sports betting a possibility nationwide Video included

The Supreme Court has struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states the go-ahead to legalize betting on sports.


Tazewell County attraction receives $1.5 million grant Video included

The nation's first exhibition coal mine received a big financial boost on Friday.


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