FCC Launches New National Broadband Map; West Virginia Prepares to Challenge by January 13, 2023
29 Dec 2022
CHARLESTON, W.Va. –The new National Broadband Map was released by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on November 18, 2022. The West Virginia Office of Broadband and the West Virginia Broadband Enhancement Council ask that all West Virginians review their location data and broadband availability data on the new map to help ensure accuracy. The FCC will accept challenges through January 13, 2023.
New Commerce Secretary Leads Diverse AgenciesDec 21 2022
James Bailey was appointed recently as the new Commerce Secretary for the state of West Virginia. He comes into the cabinet level position with extensive legal and leadership experience in the executive and legislative branches of state government. Government Reporter Randy Yohe spoke with Bailey on the challenges of...
Best Economic Development Websites for 2023Dec 20 2022
The Best Economic Development Websites for 2023 do an incredible job of telling a story through a dynamic combination of written content, images, and design. Golden Shovel Agency has selected the top EDC websites based on research, industry trends, and our experience as an international economic development communications agency. ...
Broadband Utility Pole (Op-Ed)Dec 19 2022
Preston County is a wonderful place to live. From Coopers Rock State Forest to the Buckwheat Festival, this county represents the best rural living has to offer. It is a destination for tourists and our scenic beauty and vistas serve to attract residents to this beautiful section of the Appalachian...