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AP-WV--West Virginia News Digest 1:55 pm, WV

August 3, 2018

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. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Eastern. If circumstances change before 6 p.m., a new digest will be sent reflecting those developments.

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For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

In Brief:

—SCHOOL MOLD, from Charleston: Crews plan to clean up a mold problem at a West Virginia high school less than three weeks before the start of school.

—SCHOOL CLOTHING ALLOWANCE, from Charleston: An application period for a school clothing allowance is being extended in West Virginia.

—SEXUAL ASSAULT KITS-TRAINING, from Louisville: Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is co-hosting a national workshop on helping law enforcement handle sexual assault forensic kits that have not been submitted for testing.


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