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

October 8, 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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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Top Stories:


Testimony continues Monday in the federal criminal trial of suspended West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry. Monitoring, story on merit.

In Brief:

MARSHALL UNIVERSITY-STALKING, from HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — A convicted sex offender has pleaded guilty to stalking women at a West Virginia college.

EDUCATION-APPALACHIA, from MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia and Kentucky colleges are teaming up to boost the performance of Appalachian students in science, technology, engineering and math.

COMMUNITY MAKERSPACE, from MONTGOMERY, W.Va. — BridgeValley Community and Technical College is opening a space to promote creative and entrepreneurial opportunities in West Virginia.


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