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W.Va. State University to offer media diversity fellowshipINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia State University says a new fellowship pr
W.Va. State University to offer media diversity fellowship
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia State University says a new fellowship program allows minority students to work alongside media professionals to tell the state's story, including its diverse ethnic history. The one-year, paid West Virginia... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
W.Va. State University to offer media diversity fellowshipINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia State University says a new fellowship pr
W.Va. State University to offer media diversity fellowship
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 3 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia State University says a new fellowship program allows minority students to work alongside media professionals to tell the state's story, including its diverse ethnic history. The one-year, paid West Virginia... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
W.Va. State University to offer media diversity fellowshipINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia State University says a new fellowship pr
W.Va. State University to offer media diversity fellowship
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia State University says a new fellowship program allows minority students to work alongside media professionals to tell the state's story, including its diverse ethnic history. The one-year, paid West Virginia... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
W.Va. State University to offer media diversity fellowshipINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia State University says a new fellowship pr
W.Va. State University to offer media diversity fellowship
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia State University says a new fellowship program allows minority students to work alongside media professionals to tell the state's story, including its diverse ethnic history. The one-year, paid West Virginia... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: Tamika DuckNoteworthy: The Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators honor
Newsmaker: Tamika Duck
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Noteworthy: The Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators honored Duck with its 2015 Distinguished Graduate Award, given to a Pennsylvanian who overcomes barriers to achieve post-graduate success. Occupation: Ancillary coordinator at... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
West Virginia State, New River CTC enter transfer agreementBEAVER, W.Va. (AP) - Some students at New River Community and Technical College
West Virginia State, New River CTC enter transfer agreement
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 8 days ago
BEAVER, W.Va. (AP) - Some students at New River Community and Technical College who complete two-year degrees can transfer into a four-year program at West Virginia State University. Officials from both schools announced an agreement Tuesday... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
West Virginia State, New River CTC enter transfer agreementBEAVER, W.Va. (AP) - Some students at New River Community and Technical College
West Virginia State, New River CTC enter transfer agreement
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 8 days ago
BEAVER, W.Va. (AP) - Some students at New River Community and Technical College who complete two-year degrees can transfer into a four-year program at West Virginia State University. Officials from both schools announced an agreement Tuesday... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia State, New River CTC enter transfer agreementBEAVER, W.Va. (AP) - Some students at New River Community and Technical College
West Virginia State, New River CTC enter transfer agreement
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
BEAVER, W.Va. (AP) - Some students at New River Community and Technical College who complete two-year degrees can transfer into a four-year program at West Virginia State University. Officials from both schools announced an agreement Tuesday... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
New River CTC and WV State University announce 2+2 transfer agreementBEAVER, W.VA. - Today, New River Community and Technical College and West Virgi
New River CTC and WV State University announce 2+2 transfer agreement
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
BEAVER, W.VA. - Today, New River Community and Technical College and West Virginia State University leaders signed an articulation agreement enabling students who complete a two-year, associate degree at New River CTC to transfer into a four-year... Read more
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Style Weekly
2015 Power List: The Richmond Food IndustryWhen GwarBar emerged from the Antarctic tundra in January, buckets of blood arr
2015 Power List: The Richmond Food Industry
Style Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
When GwarBar emerged from the Antarctic tundra in January, buckets of blood arrived alongside artichokes and duck confit. Yes, Richmond dining in 2015 means that even a beloved metal band’s themed restaurant needs to bring more than shock value to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
New WVSU program led by alumnus, Kanawha nativeWith West Virginia State University offering a new Master of Public Administrat
New WVSU program led by alumnus, Kanawha native
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 12 days ago
With West Virginia State University offering a new Master of Public Administration degree this fall, it turned to an alumnus to direct the new venture. Michael Pennington, a Cross Lanes native, will head up the MPA program, the school’s fifth Master... Read more
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South Maryland News
Event remembers local victims of heroin, advocates resourcesDana Bender was a star football player, received 167 college invitations and wa
Event remembers local victims of heroin, advocates resources
South Maryland News / Posted 13 days ago
Dana Bender was a star football player, received 167 college invitations and was a straight-A student, until heroin claimed his life at 22 years old, while he was a student at West Virginia State University. His father, Steve Bender, told the story... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Urban agriculture growing in popularity in West VirginiaA growing number of people in West Virginia are looking for ways to grow their
Urban agriculture growing in popularity in West Virginia
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 14 days ago
A growing number of people in West Virginia are looking for ways to grow their own food, even if they live in an urban setting or on any small patch of land. There is a garden on Charleston's West Side maintained by a group called West Virginia... Read more
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Daily Press
21st Century Fox gives $500,000 challenge grant to Hampton UniversityHampton University's Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications wil
21st Century Fox gives $500,000 challenge grant to Hampton University
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
Hampton University's Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications will receive a $500,000 challenge grant from media corporation 21st Century Fox, according to a statement from HU officials. The funds are conditional on the school raising a... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Petersburg native wins Nation's Best School Teacher awardATLANTA — Former Petersburg educator Melanie Griffin-Hamlin has been named the
Petersburg native wins Nation's Best School Teacher award
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 17 days ago
ATLANTA — Former Petersburg educator Melanie Griffin-Hamlin has been named the nation’s best school teacher during the the 2015 Ford Neighborhood Awards. The award was presented by Steve Harvey during the gala event in Atlanta Saturday. The event... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Kanawha County man killed after tractor overturnsUPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robberyUPDATE: Pizza delivery man
Kanawha County man killed after tractor overturns
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 18 days ago
UPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robberyUPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robbery UPDATE: Beckley Police have made two arrests after a shooting at Willbrian apartments. 18 year-old Ryan Amick and 19 year-old Brandon Pack are... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Troopers investigating fatal Vinton County wreckUPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robberyUPDATE: Pizza delivery man
Troopers investigating fatal Vinton County wreck
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 18 days ago
UPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robberyUPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robbery UPDATE: Beckley Police have made two arrests after a shooting at Willbrian apartments. 18 year-old Ryan Amick and 19 year-old Brandon Pack are... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Firefighters able to salvage belongings of family after fire rips through mobile homeUPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robberyUPDATE: Pizza delivery man
Firefighters able to salvage belongings of family after fire rips through mobile home
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 18 days ago
UPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robberyUPDATE: Pizza delivery man shot in attempted robbery UPDATE: Beckley Police have made two arrests after a shooting at Willbrian apartments. 18 year-old Ryan Amick and 19 year-old Brandon Pack are... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
West Virginia State University Freshman Move-InINSTITUTE- Nerves, anticipation, excitement. It was an emotional morning at Wes
West Virginia State University Freshman Move-In
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 19 days ago
INSTITUTE- Nerves, anticipation, excitement. It was an emotional morning at West Virginia State University as freshman students moved into their dorm rooms on campus. "I'm actually really excited to get involved in their music program and see what's... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Work/Play by Jim WorkmanJim Workman is The State Journal’s assistant managing editor. He has covered sp
Work/Play by Jim Workman
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Jim Workman is The State Journal’s assistant managing editor. He has covered sports in West Virginia for three decades and has served as the vice president of the West Virginia Sports Writers Association. Prior to his print experience, he served as a... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Explosion in China hits close to home for some West VirginiansA series of explosions that killed at least 50 people and injured hundreds in C
Explosion in China hits close to home for some West Virginians
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 21 days ago
A series of explosions that killed at least 50 people and injured hundreds in China is hitting close to home for some people in West Virginia. Chengyu Li grew up in Tianjin, the world’s tenth largest port and the site of these explosions. He’s now a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVSU offers continuing education class in September for administrative professionalsWest Virginia State University will offer a continuing education class in Septe
WVSU offers continuing education class in September for administrative professionals
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 21 days ago
West Virginia State University will offer a continuing education class in September, with the intent of helping administrative professionals advance in their careers. The review class is geared toward those sitting for the Certified Administrative... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVSU hosts Michael McKowen's "World of the Willing" multi-media art exhibitionWest Virginia State University will host Michael McKowen's "World of the Willin
WVSU hosts Michael McKowen's "World of the Willing" multi-media art exhibition
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 23 days ago
West Virginia State University will host Michael McKowen's "World of the Willing," a traveling multi-media art exhibition. An opening night reception--free and open to the public--will take place from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Delta Brown Taylor Art... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
WVSU to host urban agriculture conference Aug. 11, 2015 @ 12:01 AM INSTITUTE, W.Va. - Locally grown food in urban area
WVSU to host urban agriculture conference
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
Aug. 11, 2015 @ 12:01 AM INSTITUTE, W.Va. - Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Virginia State University awarded $400,000 science, technology, engineering and mathematics grantETTRICK, Va. — The National Science Foundation awarded Virginia State Universit
Virginia State University awarded $400,000 science, technology, engineering and mathematics grant
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 24 days ago
ETTRICK, Va. — The National Science Foundation awarded Virginia State University a $400,000 grant to increase minority pursuit of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) majors and careers, the university announced Monday. “Every... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conferenceINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 24 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference will be held Sept. 17-19. Workshop topics include horticulture,... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conferenceLocally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Vir
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 24 days ago
Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference will be held Sept. 17-19. Workshop topics include horticulture, homesteading,... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conferenceLocally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Vir
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 24 days ago
Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference will be held Sept. 17-19. Workshop topics include horticulture, homesteading,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conferenceINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference will be held Sept. 17-19. Workshop topics include horticulture,... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference Aug. 10, 2015 @ 07:13 AM INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — Locally grown food in urban
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
Aug. 10, 2015 @ 07:13 AM INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) — Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia newsAuthorities searching for escaped inmate in Raleigh CountyAuthorities searching
Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia news
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 24 days ago
Authorities searching for escaped inmate in Raleigh CountyAuthorities searching for escaped inmate in Raleigh County Authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped a correctional facility in Beckley.More >> Authorities are searching for an... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conferenceINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 24 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference will be held Sept. 17-19. Workshop topics include horticulture,... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conferenceINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 24 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference will be held Sept. 17-19. Workshop topics include horticulture,... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conferenceINSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of
West Virginia State to host urban agriculture conference
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 25 days ago
INSTITUTE, W.Va. (AP) - Locally grown food in urban areas will be the focus of a conference at West Virginia State University next month. The West Virginia Urban Agriculture Conference will be held Sept. 17-19. Workshop topics include horticulture,... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV Brew Skies Festival to be held Aug. 21-22 Fans of live music and local West Virginia craft beers will again have the ch
WV Brew Skies Festival to be held Aug. 21-22
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Fans of live music and local West Virginia craft beers will again have the chance to experience both at the 4th annual Brew Skies Festival. Fans of live music... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Stonerise Healthcare buys Heartland of Clarksburg Heartland of Clarksburg has been acquired by Stonerise Healthcare. Heartland
Stonerise Healthcare buys Heartland of Clarksburg
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 30 days ago
Heartland of Clarksburg has been acquired by Stonerise Healthcare. Heartland of Clarksburg has been acquired by Stonerise Healthcare. National Science Foundation awards $20 million grant to WV... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
West Virginia Receives $20M Higher Education Research GrantCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia higher education research program has
West Virginia Receives $20M Higher Education Research Grant
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 30 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia higher education research program has received a $20 million grant. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and the state's congressional delegation announced the National Science Foundation funding Monday. The recipient is... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Intermodal Traffic Increases on Southern WV's Heartland Corridor As retailers prepare for the Christmas shopping season, intermodal traffic on
Intermodal Traffic Increases on Southern WV's Heartland Corridor
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 30 days ago
As retailers prepare for the Christmas shopping season, intermodal traffic on a rail route through southern West... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia receives $20M higher ed research grantCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia higher education research program has
West Virginia receives $20M higher ed research grant
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 30 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia higher education research program has received a $20 million grant. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and the state's congressional delegation announced the National Science Foundation funding Monday. The recipient is... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia receives $20M higher ed research grantCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia higher education research program has
West Virginia receives $20M higher ed research grant
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 30 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia higher education research program has received a $20 million grant. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and the state's congressional delegation announced the National Science Foundation funding Monday. The recipient is... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
West Virginia receives $20M higher ed research grantCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia higher education research program has
West Virginia receives $20M higher ed research grant
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 30 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia higher education research program has received a $20 million grant. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and the state's congressional delegation announced the National Science Foundation funding Monday. The recipient is... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
West Virginia receives $20M higher ed research grantCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia higher education research program has
West Virginia receives $20M higher ed research grant
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 30 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia higher education research program has received a $20 million grant. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and the state's congressional delegation announced the National Science Foundation funding Monday. The recipient is... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
National Science Foundation awards $20 million grant to WV Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive ResearchGov. Earl Ray Tomblin, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-
National Science Foundation awards $20 million grant to WV Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted a month ago
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., and Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va. announced the National Science Foundation has awarded a $20 million grant to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
National Science Foundation awards $20 million grant to West Virginia's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive ResearchGov. Earl Ray Tomblin, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-
National Science Foundation awards $20 million grant to West Virginia's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research
The Charleston State Journal / Posted a month ago
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., and Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va. announced the National Science Foundation has awarded a $20 million grant to... Read more
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