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

February 4, 2019

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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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West Virginia’s Senate is set to vote on a bill that would bring significant changes to the state’s education system, including allowing for public charter schools.

In Brief:

GOVERNOR’S ART EXHIBITION, from CHARLESTON, W.Va. _ The winners of West Virginia’s Almost Heaven inaugural Governor’s Art Exhibition have been announced, and the exhibit will be on display at the Capitol until Aug. 9.

SUMMER FOOD, from CHARLESTON, W.Va. _ The West Virginia Department of Education is looking for partners statewide to help provide meals and activities for children during the summer.


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