Business News

WVSBDC Offers Small Business Workshop in Wheeling

Posted On: August 23, 2017

The West Virginia Small Business Development Center will offer a Business Fundamentals workshop 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 13, Ohio County. The workshop will be held at the West Virginia Northern Community College B&O Building, Room 405, 1704 Market Street, Wheeling. Business Coach Donna Schramm will lead the session. To register, visit and click “Training Calendar” [...]

Labor Day Weekend Just the Beginning of Fall Getaways at Canaan Valley Resort

Posted On: August 22, 2017

With the floor of the valley at an altitude of 3,200 feet above sea level, Canaan Valley in West Virginia’s Allegheny Mountains is known for being welcomingly cooler than much of the surrounding region.   When fall rolls around, the valley takes on vibrant colors with shades of reds, oranges and yellows creating a spectacular backdrop for a wide [...]

Harrison, Marion, Marshall and Wetzel County Residents Eligible for Federal Disaster Unemployment Funds

Posted On: August 22, 2017

Governor Jim Justice and WorkForce West Virginia Acting Executive Director Russell Fry announced today that Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) benefits will be available to qualifying persons residing or working in Harrison, Marshall, Wetzel and Marion counties. These counties were given major disaster status by Governor Justice and President Trump on Aug. 18, 2017. “The destruction of the recent storms [...]

Kurtanich, Marinkovich, Miller, Ryan, Terry and VanDeveer Join Law Firm Babst Calland

Posted On: August 22, 2017

Attorneys Adie D. Kurtanich, Nathan D. Marinkovich, Drew G. Miller, Matthew A. Ryan, Ellen R. Terry, and Kathryn A. VanDeveer recently joined Babst Calland in the Firm’s Mineral Title Services and Energy and Natural Resources groups. Ms. Kurtanich, staff attorney, focuses her practice primarily on counseling various energy, oil, gas and mineral-related clients on transaction matters, including title examination, [...]

Tamarack Hosts Glass-Signing Event for Blenko Glass Company

Posted On: August 22, 2017

Tamarack, a nationwide tourist destination and the state’s premier art and craft facility, is hosting a special glass-signing event for the Blenko Glass Company. This event will take place at 1 Tamarack Park, Beckley, WV 25801. This is a two-day event that will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017 and Sunday, August 27, 2017 and last from noon [...]

Shepherd to Co-Sponsor Antietam National Cemetery Lecture Series

Posted On: August 21, 2017

The National Park Service, Shepherd University, and Eastern National, the battlefield cooperative association, are sponsoring a Saturday evening lecture series, titled “Remembering the Fallen—The Service and Sacrifice of the American Soldier,” commemorating the 150th anniversary of Antietam National Cemetery. The lectures, which begin August 26, will take place in Shepherd’s Erma Ora Byrd Hall at 7 p.m. and are [...]

WVU Medicine Jefferson Medical Center Announces Nursing Recruitment Fair

Posted On: August 21, 2017

WVU Medicine Jefferson Medical Center will host a recruitment fair for registered nurses on Tuesday, September 12 from 1 – 8pm in the 1st floor conference room. Onsite interviews will be conducted for registered nurses in all departments including Obstetrics, Emergency Department, and Surgery.  Candidates are requested to bring an updated resume to the event. Jefferson Medical Center offers [...]