#West Virginia

  • Article: Teachers in West Virginia Made Sure Kids Had Food to Eat During Statewide Strike
    Food & Hunger

    Teachers in West Virginia Made Sure Kids Had Food to Eat During Statewide Strike

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 27, 2018

    Two in three West Virginia students qualify for free or reduced-price lunches. Read more

  • Article: All 680 of West Virginia’s Schools Are Closed as Teachers Strike for Wages, Health Care
    Education

    All 680 of West Virginia’s Schools Are Closed as Teachers Strike for Wages, Health Care

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 27, 2018

    The state ranks 48th in the nation for teacher pay. Read more

  • Article: Sex Trafficking Is on the Rise in West Virginia Due to This Growing Problem
    Girls & Women

    Sex Trafficking Is on the Rise in West Virginia Due to This Growing Problem

    By David Brand|Jan. 3, 2018

    West Virginia has launched an initiative to identify and intervene in cases of sex trafficking. Read more

  • Article: This Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows Who Opioid Addicts in West Virginia Really Are
    Health

    This Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows Who Opioid Addicts in West Virginia Really Are

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2017

    More people die from overdoses in the state than anywhere else in the US. Read more