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Small businesses face uphill battle in West Virginia

Small businesses face uphill battle in West Virginia

By: Doug Walp, Alex Dye and Morgan Farr Small and local businesses, once a staple of Main Street America, have begun to disappear throughout the state of West Virginia in recent years. In fact, the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy reports that West...9:45 pm December 9, 2013
Members of popular Morgantown band make sacrifices now for success later

Members of popular Morgantown band make sacrifices now for success later

By: Brad Eichenseer, Kyleigh Razmic and Hunter Homistek Most afternoons, Matt Marion, a recent graduate of West Virginia University, can be found taking orders and tossing dough at the Mountain State Brewing Company in Morgantown. A trained professional in the field of public relations, Marion...11:32 pm February 27, 2013