(WTRF) – Here’s a look back at the headlines of the week.

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice made a surprising and historic announcement this week regarding the COVID-19 vaccine.

-> West Virginia plans to go ‘hand in hand’ with Israel on COVID vaccine

The Mountain State became the first in the country to seek permission from the CDC to begin administering what would be a 4e dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Israel is the only country currently distributing the second booster.

President Joe Biden, members of Congress and others marked the first anniversary of January 6e riots at the United States Capitol.

-> Lawmakers reflect on January 6 a year later

Since then, more than 700 Americans have been charged with federal crimes. Several events took place on Capitol Hill and President Biden gave a speech in which he blamed former President Donald Trump.

The parents of a six-year-old boy in Ohio County are still shocked, angry and want answers after their son leaves school without anyone realizing he was gone.

-> Ohio County parents say their son dropped out of school unnoticed; Ohio County Schools Declaration

Parents say their son, a kindergarten student at Warwood Elementary, left the classroom one morning this week to use the bathroom and was found half an hour later by a woman who saw him walking alone without a coat nor hat in the cold. School officials released a statement calling the incident unacceptable and saying they would figure out what was wrong and add more safeguards in the future.

Big news this week for The Ziegenfelder Company as it was acquired by the Armstrong group of Butler, PA.

-> Ziegenfelder sold to Pennsylvania company

As to what this means for employees, CEO Kevin Heller said all operations will remain the same at the facilities. Lisa and Barry Allen said they are excited about the new partnership and are confident they are leaving the business in good hands with the Armstrong Group.

Finally, good news for some, bad news for others. The first snowfall of the season blanketed the Ohio Valley this week.

-> Ohio and Marshall counties experience poor road conditions and multiple wrecks with overnight winter weather

What brought the excitement of a winter wonderland, also brought more work for the DOH teams and possibly dangerous conditions on the roads. Several accidents were reported in the area and some counties were at a snow emergency level.

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