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Morgantown, WV: Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Design Librarian, West Virginia University

The WVU Libraries seek applications and nominations for a dynamic, innovative and flexible librarian to join the Evansdale Library team. The incumbent will provide a full range of user education, consultative, and research services for students and faculty and will manage selection of materials in support of the programs of study in the Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Design. 318 more words


Both GOP and Democrats Target Legislatures This Cycle

While the federal government may be divided many state governments are not.  The GOP has unified control (gubernatorial and legislative) of 23 state governments and effectively controls 59 of 98 state legislatures nationwide.   665 more words


Our Nation’s Gravest Threat – Mediocrity

We will solve nothing so long as we collectively shrug off challenges

By Michael M. Barrick

Does the Secret Service want President Obama dead? If you have even the slightest conspiracy theory streak guiding you thoughts, you might rightly think so in light of the ongoing security breaches at the White House and the juvenile behavior of the agency’s officers on foreign soil. 790 more words

Barrick Report

Fracking’s Greatest Threat – Fractured Relationships

We all lose when we allow corporations to exploit and divide us

By Michael M. Barrick

Note: This is the third installment in a series about fracking, (hydraulic fracturing for natural gas), controversial because of its impact on public safety and health, as well as the environment. 435 more words


You're in Almost Heaven!

My family originates from the beautiful Appalachian mountains of southern West Virginia. We grew up in and/or near the small, quaint town of Pineville in Wyoming County. 812 more words

Tourist Destination

The Brickmaker’s Bride by Judith Miller

Publication Date: September 2014

Series: Refined by Love, Book 1

Publisher: Bethany House Publishers

ARC Copy from NetGalley.com and Bethany House Publishers

There were other times, too, when God did not answer my prayers in the way I would have liked, but through my disappointment, I know He is divine and can see far beyond my limited ability.” 249 more words

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