Coal Symposium Coming Up Next Week

The Greater Bluefield Chamber of Commerce will host a panel of West Virginia lawmakers and coal industry representatives at the Bluefield Coal Symposium Aug. 12. WVNS-Tv reports the discussion will be moderated by U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin and include panelists from the West Virginia Coal Association. The event will be held at Bluefield State College. The chamber says written questions from the public for the panel may be submitted in advance.