West Virginia became the fifth state in the US to offer sports betting on Aug. 30. A recent hearing in the WV legislature revealed that many issues remain.
Posted on: September 26, 2018 |
With sports betting now in West Virginia, the Problem Gamblers Help Network of West Virginia is hosting a summit to discuss problem gamblers in the state.
Posted on: September 24, 2018 |
Football season came. That's why Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack opened the next best thing to sports betting -- a sports bar.
Posted on: September 21, 2018 |
The Casino Club at Greenbrier Resort has opened its sportsbook inside the only private casino in America. The sportsbook, operated by daily fantasy sports and sports betting operator FanDuel, went live on Sep. 13. In doing so, the private facility became the second facility to offer sports betting in West Virginia. Like most of the […]
Posted on: September 19, 2018 |
The West Virginia Lottery has granted a provider license to daily fantasy sports giant DraftKings. Now, the company must find a land-based partner.
Posted on: September 7, 2018 |
West Virginia Lottery Commissioner Alan Larrick resigned his position on Aug. 31. The resignation came one day after sports betting soft-launched in West Virginia. Larrick gave no official reason for his sudden departure. In response to the news, Gov. Jim Justice appointed West Virginia Deputy Revenue Secretary Doug Buffington to act as the interim director […]
Posted on: September 5, 2018 |
Sports betting is almost here, West Virginia. Penn National announced that its Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races would start taking wagers on Sept. 1. Gaming companies Penn National and FanDuel are the first to receive sports betting permits in West Virginia. According to Legal Sports Report, the two companies received interim permits from the […]
Posted on: August 17, 2018 |