Aggregated West Virginia News Articles
- Jevon Carter leads West Virginia past Murray State 85-68
SAN DIEGO (AP) - This long into their time together at West Virginia, Bob Huggins is only surprised when Jevon Carter has a bad game.What Carter did ...
Daily Mail. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 23:45:34 +0000.
- West Virginia governor signs $4.3 billion budget bill
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice has signed a $4.38 billion budget bill for the fiscal year starting in July. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:35:31 -0400.
- Tourist hugs an overexcited baby elephant as it tries to sit on her
This is the moment a tourist rolls around in the mud with a baby elephant. Hannah Frenchick from West Virginia visited the Patara Elephant Farm in Chiang Mai, Thaliand in October last year.
Daily Mail. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 14:52:32 +0000.
- MLB And NBA Are Testing Their Power With West Virginia's Sports Betting Bill
The NBA and MLB have decided to throw their weight behind changing what will become West Virginia sports betting law -- seeking to add an integrity fee to line the leagues' pockets.
By Darren Heitner, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 17:00:00 -0400.
- West Virginia Rite Aid Stores Remain In-Network for State Public Employees as Stores Convert to Walgreens
DEERFIELD, Ill. - WEST VIRGINIA RITE AID STORES REMAIN IN-NETWORK FOR STATE PUBLIC EMPLOYEES AS STORES CONVERT TO WALGREENS
Business Wire. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 13:00:00 UTC.
- The West Virginia teachers' strike is what real resistance looks like
This kind of resistance does not allow onlookers to look away, especially in an age of social media. The victorious strike by teachers in West Virginia did not only result in a long overdue pay raise. ...
Yahoo. Sat, 10 Mar 2018 10:34:56 -0500.
- Justice signs law to allow sports wagering if court OKs it
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Jim Justice has signed a bill to legalize sports betting at the state's five casinos in the event that a U.S. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 09 Mar 2018 19:51:27 -0500.
- West Virginia teachers end strike victorious, may serve as model
Rachel Maddow reports on the teachers of West Virginia ending their record-setting strike after winning the raise they were demanding, and points out that West Virginia isn't the only state with teachers who are overdue raises.
Yahoo. Fri, 09 Mar 2018 16:33:39 -0500.
- West Virginia records 872 overdoses last year
While West Virginia enacts new laws to limit painkiller prescriptions, improve overdose reporting and equip all emergency responders with opioid antidotes, new state data show 872 overdose deaths last year
ABC News. Fri, 09 Mar 2018 13:45:37 -0500.
- West Virginia counties nix spring break after teacher strike
West Virginia schools Superintendent Steve Paine says the nine days of instructional time lost during the recent teacher strike must be made up.
John Raby. Fox News. Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:07:40 GMT.
West Virginia Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of West Virginia as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||1,831,102||-0.54|
|July 1, 2015||1,841,053||-0.40|
|July 1, 2014||1,848,514||-0.25|
|July 1, 2013||1,853,231||-0.18|
|July 1, 2012||1,856,560||0.09|
|July 1, 2011||1,854,972||0.04|
|July 1, 2010||1,854,230|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of West Virginia was 1,852,994.
In 2008, the estimated population of West Virginia was 1,814,468, whereas
in 2006, the population of West Virginia was about 1,806,760.
For detailed, up-to-date information about West Virginia's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about West Virginia
web page. For maps of West Virginia,
visit this West Virginia Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Charleston, West Virginia.
West Virginia newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
West Virginia library
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about West Virginia
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