Independence Day: A Tribute to Freedom and Democracy

Two-hundred forty-seven years since the Founding Fathers of America signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, we celebrate the significance of this important decision of a people to stand up for the rights that they believe should not be infringed; and to build a nation based on the principles of Enlightenment. 

Help is Available for West Virginia Veterans Experiencing PTSD

Nationwide, approximately 8 million Americans suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This mental health condition can be triggered by experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event or experience, and PTSD impacts thousands of veterans of all generations. In recognition of this condition, June has been named PTSD Awareness Month.

Woody Williams: Tribute to a Life Lived In Service

Woody Williams: Tribute to a Life Lived in Service

Last year, West Virginia and the nation paid tribute to the life of service of Hershel “Woody” Williams, America’s last World War II Medal of Honor Recipient. Williams, a decorated Marine who served bravely in the Battle of Iwo Jima with the 21st Marines, 3rd Marine Division, was 98. He passed away June 29, 2022,