recovery

FEMA opens disaster recovery in Cross Lanes

CROSS LANES — Residents impacted by the April 2-6 storms and tornados were in Kanawha County Tuesday to begin applying for federal individual disaster assistance.   The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) opened a state-federal Disaster…



Lawmakers must prioritize recovery, not punishment

As the 2024 legislative session opens today, there are certain words already on lawmakers’ lips: drugs, addiction, substance abuse, fentanyl. And one more: punishment. Over the last few years, as West Virginia has tried to…