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AP-WV--West Virginia News Coverage Advisory 9 am, WV

June 14, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in West Virginia. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Charleston bureau at 304-346-0897 or chwpr@ap.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

Top Stories:

In Brief:

UNIVERSITY LOGO, from FAIRMONT, W.Va. — A West Virginia university has released a new logo and says it will eventually replace dozens of different logos used across its campus.

PARKWAYS EMBEZZLEMENT, from CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A former messenger for the West Virginia Parkways Authority has pleaded guilty to stealing $41,000 in cash.

MISTAKEN INMATE RELEASE, from BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. — A jail in West Virginia wrongly released an inmate serving time for sex abuse charges due to lost paperwork.

DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT, from HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — CSX Transportation in West Virginia and the federal government have settled a lawsuit that accused CSX of discriminatory hiring practices for $3.2 million.


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