West Virginia was admitted to the union in 1863, one of two states formed during the American Civil War.West Virginia boasts a population of almost 1.9 million people and is located entirely within the Appalachian Mountain range. There are fifteen other cities within the state having a population of more than 10,000 residents. Coal is the major resource and industry in the state.FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - A Robson man is in jail following allegations that he injured his mother.According to a press release, at around pm on Monday deputies responded to the Robson area of Fayette County to investigate a reported incident of domestic violence.
On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 at around 2 p.m., the Oak Hill Police Department in Jackson County, Ohio was advised by a property owner that while he and his family were out walking their property, they discovered that a possible stolen school bus was found abandoned on his property. MASON COUNTY, WV - Police arrested a Point Pleasant man after he allegedly pistol whipped someone while forcing his way into their home.He then "hit her with the knife in the shoulder," causing a laceration.Parsons is being charged with assault involving mali...The West Virginia statute for state public records is the Freedom of Information Act, enacted to provide access to the documents and information generated in the daily operation of state government.This would apply to records generated by all state, county, and municipal agencies.