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    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:13 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:13:55 GMT
    Car rolled multiple times on I-77 North in Raleigh County.Car rolled multiple times on I-77 North in Raleigh County.
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    In Raleigh County, a woman is miraculously not seriously injured, after her car rolls over on I-77 around 6:30 Wednesday night.An eyewitness tells us the woman was driving in the left lane on the northbound side. She suddenly veered off the road, over corrected,then slammed into the side of a tractor trailer. The car rolled multiple times before coming to a stop on it's roof.The witness says two small dogs ran out of the car. Moments later, the woman crawled out and ran after one of the dogs....
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    Two Arrested on Burglary Charges

    Thursday, July 31 2014 1:06 AM EDT2014-07-31 05:06:28 GMT
    Yonts and McGee face several chargesYonts and McGee face several charges
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    Two were arrested late Wednesday night (7/30) on several charges in Fayette County.
  • Flag cut down at Raleigh County Public Library in Beckley

    Flag cut down at Raleigh County Public Library in Beckley

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:46 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:46:27 GMT
     The incident happened at midnight between Sunday, July 27 and Monday, July 28. Officials with the library said that a person stood outside the library a made sure that no one was inside at the time.
     The incident happened at midnight between Sunday, July 27 and Monday, July 28. Officials with the library said that a person stood outside the library a made sure that no one was inside at the time.

This week Bray sits down with Jim Clements, President of West Virginia University, to talk about the cost of higher education.  Clements also talks about the strides WVU has taken to increase their faculty and the effects that move had on the university.

President of West Virginia University, Jim Clements, speaks about the trends in online education.  Clements also speaks about new money coming into WVU through research and donations.

Richard Turton, WVU Professor of Chemical Engineering, speaks with Bray about how he ended up at WVU and his research on coal and the environment.  Some of Professor Turton's research focuses on cleaner ways to burn coal.  Professor Richard Turton also speaks to Bray about carbon capture and how far technology has come. 

West Virginia University Athletic Director Oliver Luck talks about the upcoming football season and how the team has adjusted after last season.  Luck also speaks about the upcoming WVU season and how the league change has effected the school.