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DECISION MAKERS: Guests include Scott Miller, Steve Roberts and Senator Joe Manchin

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  • UPDATE: One lane of Route 20 near Hinton is back open

    BREAKING: Route 20 in Hinton blocked by rockslide

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:39:43 GMT
    Dispatchers in Summers County are asking people to use caution this morning while traveling on Route 20.The road was closed at around 8:40 a.m. after rocks tumbled into the roadway.  Route 20 is closed
    Dispatchers in Summers County are asking people to use caution this morning while traveling on Route 20.
  • 1800s schoolhouse found in barn in Mercer County

    1800s schoolhouse found in barn in Mercer County

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:38:55 GMT
    A property owner finds an old schoolhouse during demolition on his barn near the Moncalm area of Mercer County. Historians say the structure is the old Mullins School and believe it's hundreds of years
    A property owner finds an old schoolhouse during demolition on his barn near the Moncalm area of Mercer County.
  • Thanked an emergency dispatcher? It's their day

    Thanked an emergency dispatcher? It's their day

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:06:19 GMT
    Thursday is national Dispatcher Day. We are also in National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. It's a time to celebrate and thank those who dedicate their lives to serving the public and to set aside
    Thursday is national Dispatcher Day. We are also in National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. It's a time to celebrate and thank those who dedicate their lives to serving the public and to set aside

On this week's episode Bray sits down with Scott Miller, Executive Director for Just for Kids Child Advocacy Center and Christina Bailey, a social worker at Raleigh General Hospital, to talk about a program aimed at teaching school bus drivers to spot abused children.

Mary Keene, a bus driver for the Raleigh County Schools, joins Christina Bailey.  Keene has taken the training.  She tells Bray about her experience with the training and how it helps her with her daily interactions with children.

Steve Roberts, President of the WV Chamber of Commerce, talks with Bray about West Virginia's ranking in the 2014 State Business Tax Climate Index.  Roberts tells Bray how the state reached its rank on the index.

Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) talks with Bray about the government shutdown.  Senator Manchin tells his side of the shutdown story and how he helped lead the push to re-open the government.