Newman Drug Organization Member Sentenced
Huntington W.Va - United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that William Petties, 33, of Huntington, West Virginia, was sentenced in federal court in Huntington to three years and ten months in federal prison on a charge of felon in possession of a firearm. On January 20, 2014, agents with the United States Drug Enforcement Administration searched the home of Petties' girlfriend at 1130 28th Street in Huntington.
Grand opening of Visual Arts Center slated for Sept. 18-19
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Marshall University will celebrate the grand opening of its Visual Arts Center in downtown Huntington next week with a series of events open to the public over a two-day period.
Finalists for Huntington police chief announced
Ciccarelli is a former Huntington police officer and retired FBI agent with almost 30 years of service. Richards has been with the Chicago Police Department for almost 23 years and is currently is lieutenant of a district that has 100 officers and 141,000 residents.
West Virginia Metro
Finalists named in search for new Huntington police chief
Williams said he'll interview former Huntington police officer and retired FBI agent Joe Ciccarelli and Chicago Police Department Lt. Maurice Richards this week.
Woman Stabbed Sunday Morning
A woman sustained non-life threatening injuries following a stabbing in the 600 block of Trenton Place. The incident was reported at about 6:40 a.m. Sunday, Sept.
Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Issued for Customers in the Stamford Park Area in Huntington
West Virginia American Water has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for approximately 75 customers in the Stamford Park Area in Huntington. Affected streets: Stamford Park Drive, Kessington Lane, Cambridge Drive, Windsor Drive, Brighton Lane, Mayflower Way, Shivel Lane, and Oxford Drive.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
West Virginia's Premiere Anime, Manga, Gaming & Pop Culture...
Tsubasacon, West Virginia's Premiere Anime, Manga, Gaming and Pop Culture convention, now in its eleventh year serving the Tri-State, will be returning to the Big Sandy Superstore Arena Conference Center in Huntington, WV. This year's convention will be held the weekend of October 10 - 12, 2014.
Weirton Daily Times
Cooperation key to brownfields program
While brownfields may not sound like something to celebrate, the successful collaborative approach being used statewide to help reclaim them is noteworthy - especially since it includes local governments, communities, federal and state agencies as well as higher education professionals.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Elliott-McClellan reunion held
The family of Andrew Jackson and Geneva McClellan Elliott held their annual Elliott-McClellan reunion on August 23, 2014, at East Lynn Lake in Wayne County.
W.Va. student raises funds for 'chemo ducks'
ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY SEPT. 14 AND THEREAFTER - In this Tuesday Sept 2, 2014 photo, Huntington High School student Ginny Blake poses for a photo at her school in Huntington,W.Va.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Hatfield to become Logan's first Fire Marshall
A longtime city employee with a good reputation for hard work, dedication to duty and his friendly nature quietly made some history Tuesday evening when he became the city's first Fire Marshall.
Huntington's New Vision of Labor Management Described to Council
"We are setting ourselves apart from other cities," Tony Michael, WVU Labor Studies Director, told Huntington City Council members during a presentation at a work session before Monday's council meeting. The City , Mayor Steve Williams and Labor Liaison Teresa Ball partnered with WVU's Extension Service's Institute for Labor Studies and Research in July 2013.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Reed named director of School of Art and Design
Reed said she is honored to join the university right when its commitment to the visual art and design is transforming historic downtown Huntington. "This is a special place at a special time," Reed said.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Marshall graduate creates American Dream Movement for African...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Marshall University alumnus Charles C. Meyers Jr. believes that "success is earned by having a vision for your life and putting in the work to turn your potential into reality."
West Virginia Metro
Accident causes delays in Huntington
At one point the entire interstate was closed down, but eastbound lanes have been reopened. Westbound traffic is expected to be detoured until about noon.
WVU: Cooperation key to brownfields
While brownfields may not sound like something to celebrate, the successful collaborative approach being used statewide to help reclaim them is noteworthy - especially since it includes local governments, communities, federal and state agencies as well as higher education professionals. Now in its ninth year, the 2014 West Virginia Brownfields Conference will be held Thursday and Friday in Huntington, with organizers expecting about 175 people to attend, said Patrick Kirby, director of the Northern Brownfields Assistance Center at West Virginia University.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Huntington Council Plans Investigation of Cab Franchise
Some Huntington City Council members will begin an investigation of the Yellow Cab Company franchise in the city. At large councilman David Ball told members Monday, Sept.
W.Va. home rule cities to be announced Oct. 6
Twenty-two West Virginia cities will find out next month whether they will participate in the state's home rule program. Municipal Home Rule Board chairman Patsy Trescot tells the Charleston Daily Mail that the board will reveal the new home rule cities on Oct. 6 at a public meeting in Bridgeport.
Sentiment is to open Home Rule to all applicants
Members of the Home Rule Board heard one theme repeated several times Monday: the West Virginia Home Rule Pilot Program Phase II should be opened to all applicants. "When I look at the names of the municipalities that have applied, I don't see competitors - I see friends who all deserve to be in the program," Town of Bath Mayor Susan Webster said.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
W. Huntington Resident Arrested in Heroin Bust
A Huntington man was arrested on drug charges Monday night, Sept. 8, at his residence in the West End.