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West Liberty University has much to be grateful for this Thanksgiving. West Virginia’s oldest institution of higher learning recently broke ground on a new soccer-track complex. Named after major donor and [...]

The West Virginia Small Business Development Center will offer a Business Fundamentals workshop 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 7, in Hampshire County. The workshop will be held in the [...]

It’s beginning to look a lot like ski season at north central West Virginia’s Canaan Valley Resort Ski Area. Encouraged by the wintry weather, the resort has fired up its fleet [...]

The West Virginia Small Business Development Center will offer a Business Fundamentals workshop 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 6, in Ohio County. The workshop will be held at the [...]

Thirteen University of Charleston (UC) students have been named as finalists in the West Virginia Statewide Collegiate Business Plan Competition. UC had 21 of the 30 participants in the semifinals, and [...]

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Meet the Young Guns Class of 2018

In a 1947 piece for the Morehouse College student newspaper, Martin Luther King Jr. wrote that the true goal [...]

Advice from the Experts

Entrepreneurship plays a vital role in economic growth. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2015 startups [...]

Focused on the Future: Dr. Gordon Gee

“West Virginia is a very small state, and we have every problem in America, but we are small enough [...]

The Economic Impact of Higher Education

West Virginia’s colleges and universities are not only critical for improving the state’s educational attainment and training the state’s [...]

Planning for Prosperity: A Q&A with Woody Thrasher

By Samantha Cart The new secretary of the West Virginia Department of Commerce is no stranger to promoting economic development. [...]