Charleston Daily Mail
Charleston mayor: 'We're not getting in the gun business'
Charleston Mayor Danny Jones with Rough & Rowdy Brawl Heavyweight Champion Obi Henderson.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Two hurt in head-on collision near Cross Lanes
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Two people were seriously hurt in a head-on collision this morning when a woman tried to pass another car in a no-passing zone near Cross Lanes, police said.
Man Pleads Guilty To Malicious Wounding Charge
A man pleaded guilty on Monday to a malicious wounding charge. Terrance Blanks of Institute pleaded guilty in Kanawha County Circuit Court.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Dunbar finalizing Home Rule application
The city of Dunbar is finalizing its application for the Home Rule Pilot Program that has been extended to include 20 cities in West Virginia, Mayor Terry Greenlee told City Council Tuesday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Kanawha County agencies make annual budget pitch
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Members of the Kanawha County Commission continued their annual budget negotiations with officials for several outside agencies on Thursday, most of whom got at least some of what they asked for.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Brutal Winter Causing Salt Shortage In Charleston
As winter continues to drop snow across West Virginia salt supplies are starting to dwindle.
WV Senate Passes Bill Nixing Local Gun Laws
The West Virginia Senate has passed a bill to shoot down municipal gun control laws in cities like Charleston.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
"I Still Won't Drink The Water!" Despite CDC Saying It's Safe
Despite the CDC now telling us our water is safe, some folks told us it's a little late in the game to make, what sounds like a total turnaround from what we were being told just a few weeks ago.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Police hold details on South Charleston beating death
Police are not releasing details about a Dunbar man who died after a beating at a South Charleston apartment complex on Tuesday.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
West Virginia Metro
Man dies after being shot by own gun in struggle with police
Officers with the Dunbar Police Department went to the home on West Virginia Avenue Wednesday night to serve a domestic violence petition on Rick Wilcox, 65, of Dunbar.
Dunbar man shot with own gun
Cpl. Brian Humphreys of the Kanawha County Sheriff's Department said Dunbar police went to a home on West Virginia Avenue late Wednesday to serve a protective order.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Shooting Reported In Dunbar
Police were on the scene of a shooting in Dunbar Wednesday night. The call, at 1421 West Virginia Avenue, was reported to dispatchers at about 9:15 p.m. The residence was the home of Rick and Karen Wilcox.
Dunbar council approves police captain rank
DUNBAR, W.Va. -- Dunbar City Council will allow the new Dunbar police chief to promote a lieutenant to the rank of captain.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Alban director sets big goals for local theater community
Alban director and manager Adam Bryan and business manager Marlette Carter sit in front of the light and sound board at the back of the theater, along with Marley the dog.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Hundreds Attend Annual Critter Dinner
Despite the bad roads, hundreds showed up for Dunbar's annual Critter Dinner. The line wrapped around the Dunbar Recreation Center, with hundreds of folks waiting to get their hands on some food.
Punctured propane tank stirs things up in Dunbar
A gas leak late Friday in the vicinity of Dunbar Middle School prompted emergency personnel to begin evacuating a one-block area around the school, according to the Kanawha County 911 Center.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Vigil Held For Woman Found Killed Near Dunbar
It was an emotional Valentine's Day for a Kanawha County family after Tanya Payne, a young mother of five children was found dead in the river near Dunbar on Monday.
Gas Leak Forces Evacuations Of Homes In Dunbar
Moutaineer Gas is evacuating a one block radius around 27th Street and Dunbar Avenue due to a propane leak.
Bulletin board: Feb. 14
Alpha Theta Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa will have a joint meeting with the Alpha Beta Chapter at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday at First Presbyterian Church of Dunbar.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Simulated Workplace Helps Gives Students Skills Needed For Jobs
Dunbar, W.Va. Some industry estimates say there are up to 600,000 jobs vacant across the country, because there aren't workers with the right skill sets to fill those positions: from manufacturing to technical trades.