May 29, 2013 RSS feed / Features

More babies born to addicted moms

Health officials, health care workers and drug control professionals are talking about the problems surrounding Kentucky babies who are born addicted to drugs.  The Courier-Journal of Louisville reports that hospitalizations for addicted newborn More...

3 states file suit to fight to EPA’s emissions rules

West Virginia’s governor and attorney general are joining two other states that are seeking to challenge federal environmental rules on greenhouse gas emissions.  More...

California is no stranger to wildfires

The C-1035 Hercules first arrived at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., in 1963 during my tour here.  My second trip to Japan was in one of these fine aircraft. They have been flying over 50 years. More...

In nation’s top coal state, natural gas will fuel newest power plant

The next major power plant to be built in the nation’s top coalmining state will be fueled by natural gas.  Black Hills Corp. More...

Bluefield, W.Va., preserving coal heritage

Work is under way for a walkway exploring Bluefield, W.Va.’s history with the railroad and coal industries in West Virginia.  Construction began Tuesday on the railroad and coal heritage interpretative walkway.  U.S. Rep. More...