Saturday Apr 5
Accident Closes U.S. 35 Near Buffalo
U.S. Route 35 was shut down Saturday Afternoon near Buffalo due to an accident. Putnam County dispatchers said the road was closed by the Johnathan David Higginbotham Memorial Bridge due to a crash involving a tractor trailer.
Buffalo police chief faces lawsuit
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- William Jordan, Buffalo's police chief and a Putnam County sheriff's deputy, is facing a lawsuit for allegedly pursuing an affair with a married woman while on duty and abusing his position to threaten the husband when he asked Jordan to stop.
Buffalo Police Chief Under Investigation
A Putnam County lawsuit has the police chief of Buffalo in the hot seat. Fredrick England of Red House filed suit against Police Chief William Jordan in late February.
Historical house needs quick repairs
One of Putnam County's oldest historical structures is in "crisis" after repairs that would allow it to open to the public have been delayed more than a year, according to county officials.