Charleston Info

Charleston, West Virginia is located in Kanawha County. Zip codes in Charleston, WV include 25360, 25328, and 25304. The median home price in Charleston is $169,900 which is roughly $81/per square foot. More Charleston information.

Local Charities in Charleston, WV

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Charleston News

Local news for Charleston, WV continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

30 min ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Dem Vows To Fight For Coal, GOP Calls Claims "Hypocritical"

Kennie Bass Videographer: Troy Morgan Reported: Jul. 28, 2014 6:28 PM EDT Updated: Jul. 28, 2014 6:36 PM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Democrat U.S.Senate candidate Natalie Tennant's latest ad asks if the White House knows where its electricity comes from? Tennant vows to battle the president's policies to protect West Virginia's ... (more)

Comment?

2 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Man Accused In Robbery Has Bond Terms Modified

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A man accused in a violent convenience store robbery tried on Monday to get a Kanawha County Circuit judge to reduce his bond.

1 comment

6 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

Takeover for Dirty Girl

The company that owned the rights to the Dirty Girl Mud Run is out of the business and the canceled Charleston event is apparently one of the reasons why.

1 comment

6 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Power Outages Reported In Some WV Areas; Possible Tornado In Ritchie County

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Many areas dodged severe weather over the weekend, but several thousand people in West Virginia were without power Monday and there was a possible tornado sighting in Ritchie County.

1 comment

6 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Power Outages Reported In Some WV Areas; Possible Tornado In Ritchie County

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Many areas dodged severe weather over the weekend, but several thousand people in West Virginia were without power Monday and there was a possible tornado sighting in Ritchie County.

Comment?

11 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

Ohio County Residents Honored With Governor's Service Awards

Three people and one business in Ohio County will be honored this week in Charleston with the 2014 Governor's Service Award.

Comment?

16 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

U.S. House Candidates Secure Prominent Endorsements

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Candidates running for U.S. in West Virginia's 2nd Congressional district have received prominent endorsements recently.

Comment?

Sun Jul 27, 2014

JamBase

Couch Tour Alert | Umphrey's McGee On Mountain Stage

This evening, Umphrey's McGee brings their summer tour the Cultural Center Theater in Charleston, WV for a show put together for the long-running public radio program Mountain Stage .

Comment?

WCHS-TV Charleston

Emergency Officials Offer Advice On What To Do In Case Of Tornado

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Tornado watches were issued for the Eyewitness News viewing area on Sunday.

Comment?

West Virginia Metro

W.Va. hosting highway maintenance conference

Some of the top minds in the nation in the world of road maintenance have converged on Charleston.

2 comments

Williamson Daily News Online

Democrat committee to select Family Court judge candidate

Newly-elected Mingo County Democrat Executive Committee Chairman H. Truman Chafin has called a meeting of the committee for 4:30 p.m., Aug. 5. The session, to be held in the circuit courtroom at the courthouse, will convene for the purpose of selecting a candidate to place on the November ballot for Family Court Judge.

Comment?

O-R Online

Twists endure in federal response to W.Va. spill

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – After showing little initial interest, federal officials ordered more studies on animals affected by chemicals that sullied drinking water for 300,000 people in January.

Comment?

The Intelligencer

Heat, Storms Couldn't Stop Italian Festival

Heat, humidity, rain, lightning and thunder did not deter thousands of people from enjoying the annual Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival on Saturday And today, the festival continues until 6 p.m. A Catholic Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. today on the Main Stage with the Most Rev.

Comment?

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Discovery Channel Tornado Chaser Headed To WV

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Famed tornado chaser Reed Timmer is headed to West Virginia to cover Sunday's storms.

Comment?

WCHS-TV Charleston

Dangerous Storms Forecast For Sunday For Entire Eyewitness News Viewing Area

Heath Harrison, Brandon Stover Reported: Jul. 26, 2014 5:06 PM EDT Updated: Jul. 26, 2014 5:47 PM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A dangerous round of storms is forecast for the entire Eyewitness News viewing area for Sunday.

Comment?

WCHS-TV Charleston

Old Crow Medicine Show Slated For Power Park

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia There will be lots of toe tapping at Appalachian Power Park on Saturday.

1 comment

WCHS-TV Charleston

WV Clinic Operator's Medical License Suspended

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia The West Virginia Board of Osteopathic Medicine handed down an emergency suspension of a doctor's medical license at a disciplinary meeting Friday in Charleston.

Comment?

WCHS-TV Charleston

PETA Opposes Using Animals In WV Testing

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia An animal rights group opposes plans to conduct testing on animals of chemicals that spilled into West Virginia's largest water supply using animals.

Comment?

WCHS-TV Charleston

5 Alarm Mud Run To Benefit Fire Department

Buckhannon , West Virginia The cancellation of Saturday's Dirty Girl Mud Run in Charleston has left a lot of people upset, especially over the fact that they're not getting any of their money back.

Comment?

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Man Will Not Face Charges For Allegedly Plotting To Kill Detective

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A man accused in the murder of a Charleston teenager will not face charges for allegedly plotting to kill a Charleston detective.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Charleston Jobs