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    WV Projects Gain Boost From Funding


    Projects in Southern West Virginia are getting a boost from more than $6 million dollars in funding.
    The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the funding announced Thursday comes from agencies that include the U.S. Economic Development Authority, the Appalachian Regional Commission and the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation.

    The funding includes $3.3 million to a new business incubator launched by the Marshall University research corporation

    It also includes $1.7 million for a farm education project in seven counties and for a project that streamlines health-care services and helps provide services to high-risk patients in coalfield communities.



    Rachel Ayers

    Rachel Ayers started as a multi-media journalist at WOAY in October of 2015. She then moved to evening anchor in September of 2016. Read More