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Governor Justice Announces that West Virginia Has Been Selected by U.S. Youth Soccer to Host Three Major Regional Championship Events in 2019, 2020

From: West Virginia Governor Jim Justice

Economic impact estimated at $32 million for the stateCHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice announced today that West Virginia has been selected to host the 2019 U.S. Youth Soccer Eastern Regional Champi…
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West Virginia Division of Culture and History Invites Artists to Apply for West Virginia Emerging Artist Juried Exhibition

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History will accept submissions for the 2018 West Virginia Emerging Artists Juried Exhibition May 28 to June 29, 2018, at the Culture Center, State Capitol C…
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West Virginia Division of Culture and History Accepting Entries for 37th Annual Juried Quilt Exhibition Until April 27, 2018

Charleston, WV -- The West Virginia Division of Culture and History (WVDCH) is accepting entries for the 2018 West Virginia Quilts and Wall Hangings Juried Exhibition until Friday, April 27 at 4 p.m.…
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First Lady Cathy Justice Seeks Entries in 'Wonderful West Virginia Mothers' Essay Contest

Charleston, WV -- First Lady Cathy Justice and her Student Art Series announce the Wonderful West Virginia Mothers Essay Contest. All students in 9th and 10th grades, who are attending a West Virgini…
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Governor Justice Orders United States and West Virginia State Flags at Half-Staff Immediately Until Sunset on Saturday, April 21, 2018

Gov. Jim Justice issued a proclamation today in accordance with the Presidential proclamation ordering that all United States and West Virginia state flags on all state-owned facilities throughout th…
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Twenty-Four Teams of West Virginia Eighth Graders to Compete in Ninth Annual West Virginia History Bowl Finals at the Culture Center on Tuesday, April 24

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Culture and History (WVDCH) will hold its ninth annual State History Bowl Championship on Tuesday, April 24 at the Culture Center, State Capitol Comp…
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Rooftops Newsletter: Getting the Right Seniors in the Room

The title above has become something of a mantra for us at NFESH in recent months because we realize how essential accomplishing that is– if this nation is serious about significantly reducing, and u…
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Governor Justice, West Virginia National Guard Announce Partnership with Qatar

The West Virginia National Guard has been notified of its selection to partner with Qatar as a part of the National Guard Bureau’s State Partnership Program, expanding its successful program to a sec…
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Governor Justice declares State of Emergency for 10 West Virginia counties

Heavy rainfall has created high water and flooding conditions in several areas Governor Jim Justice has declared a State of Emergency for 10 West Virginia counties due to heavy rainfall that has cau…
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Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex Announces April Family Activities

MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. - Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex in Moundsville announces programs and events for April. Throughout the month, visitors can enjoy activities such as Pendulum Painting and…
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West Virginia Symphony Orchestra Announces its 2018-2019 Season

Charleston, WV -- The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra (WVSO) unveiled its new 2018-2019 season that includes an all-American performance featuring country music legend Lee Greenwood, Bugs Bunny and …
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West Virginia Division of Culture and History Receives Benedum Grant for STEAM Power WV

The Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation this month awarded a $175,000 grant to the West Virginia Division of Culture and History (WVDCH) Arts Section for its STEAM Power WV grant program. The grant…
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Governor Jim Justice and West Virginia Tourism Office Announce New 'Almost Heaven' Campaign

Campaign to feature top photos from Gov. Justice’s Almost Heaven Photo Contest Charleston, WV - Governor Jim Justice in partnership with the West Virginia Tourism Office April 11, 2018 launched a ne…
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Governor Justice Optimistic After Meeting with Emir of Qatar

Charleston, WV -- Gov. Jim Justice participated in a meeting this morning in Washington, D.C., with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. The meeting explored ways that the State of Wes…
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Earth Talk: Lithium Batteries

Dear EarthTalk: Is the extraction of lithium for lithium ion batteries really worse for the environment than fracking?   -- M.N. In a world of modern technology, lithium-i…
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