West Virginia

Reverse Suspensions
WOWK 13 Charleston, Huntington WV News, Weather, Sports New Bedford School Committee Member Chris Cotter says he'd be open to trying a new style of suspension in the school system. The tactic is called reverse suspension, and would have a parent or guardian accompany their student throughout an entire school day if the student was displaying non-violent or non-verbally abusive behavior... Read Mor
Emission Cutting Plan Under Fire
Opponents are already vowing to sue the government, in order to block new environmental rules from taking effect. The plan unveiled by President Barack Obama Monday is aimed at dramatically cutting emissions from U.S. power plants. Obama warned that if nothing is done about climate change, it will threaten future generations...
Train Derailment
The governor of West Virginia is declaring a state of emergency in two counties after a fiery train derailment. It happened near Adena Village, which is about 20 miles north of Wheeling. About 100 people have been evacuated. The CSX train that derailed was carrying crude oil...