Wednesday Nov 6
War mayor slaying case goes to jury
Media outlets report that a McDowell County Circuit Court jury began deliberations Tuesday.
West Virginia Metro
Trial of McDowell mayor murder into second week
A 12-member jury returned to the McDowell County Courthouse Monday to hear more testimony in the murder of War Mayor Tom Hatcher.
Woman on trial in slaying of War mayor
Rebecca Hatcher of War is charged with first-degree murder in the death of the mayor, who was her father-in-law.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
State rests in murder trial
The state rested its case Friday afternoon in the trial of Rebecca "Becky" Hatcher, and the defense presented two alibi witnesses on a day that pitted brother against sister and cousin against cousin as a McDowell County jury heard evidence surrounding the death of War Mayor Thomas Clark Hatcher.