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State lawyer, investigator face conspiracy charges
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. -- An attorney and a private investigator face charges of conspiring to interfere with a witness in a criminal case against a former Shinnston policeman.
Wed May 15, 2013
Belington residents facing meth charges
Two more Belington residents have been arrested on felony methamphetamine-related charges in Barbour County Wednesday, following three meth arrests in the town earlier this week.
Husband arrested for drugging prosecutor
The husband of Barbour County's prosecuting attorney is free on bond after being arrested for allegedly drugging her so he could look at her cellphone and email messages.
Tue May 14, 2013
Police: Husband Drugged W. Va. Prosecutor To Snoop Through Cell Phone
The husband of a prosecutor in north-central West Virginia is charged with drugging his wife so he could examine her cell phone and email histories.
Super grills media over cheese snafu
Barbour County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Joseph Super blasted the media over its coverage of what he termed "the infamous cheese sandwich" at the start of Monday's Board of Education meeting.
Mon May 13, 2013
Dorothy Gay Swanson, 97, of Route 4, Philippi, died Friday evening, May 10, in the Holbrook on the Hill Nursing Home in Buckhannon, following an extended illness.
Thu May 09, 2013
Body Discovered In Tygart Valley River In Barbour County
Belington, Barbour County , West Virginia State Police said the body of a young adult male has been pulled from the Tygart Valley River in Barbour County.
Wed May 08, 2013
West Virginia Metro
Toddler dies of methadone intoxication
A Barbour County mother and father are facing charges for allegedly giving their 23-month-old daughter methadone to make her sleep.
Charleston Daily Mail
Motorist killed in W.Va. car-bus wreck identified
PHILIPPI, W.Va. -- Barbour County authorities have released the name of a man who was killed when his car collided with a school bus.
Tue May 07, 2013
W.Va. will work with Barbour to fix school menus
A school district forced to apologize for serving children cold cheese sandwiches for lunch had planned to include meat and several side dishes, but the state Department of Education's chief nutritional officer said Tuesday even that meal would have been less than ideal.
Barbour County Fatal
Associated Press Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: May. 7, 2013 3:00 PM EDT Updated: May.
Charleston Daily Mail
School bus, car collide in Barbour, car driver killed
PHILIPPI, W.Va. -- Barbour County authorities are investigating an accident involving a car and school bus that killed the car's driver.
West Virginia Metro
One dead in Barbour Co. accident
The wreck happened between Philippi and Volga between 8:30 and 9:00 Tuesday morning.
Mon May 06, 2013
Adaland Mansion to celebrate Mother's Day
May brings the full awakening of spring and the official opening of the 2013 season of Adaland Mansion at Philippi.
Judge orders operator to certify Barbour slurry dam
The operator of a Barbour County coal slurry dam that hasn't been certified by a professional engineer in more than two years has until June 3 to get the job done and to pay federal regulators more than $13,500 in fines, a federal judge says.
Judge Grants Home Confinement To Man Involved In Child Concealment Case
Bob Aaron Web Producer: Bethany Simmons Reported: May. 6, 2013 9:48 AM EDT Updated: May.
Lincoln County Man, Woman Face Child Neglect, Other Charges
Katy Brown Videographer: Katy Brown Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: May. 6, 2013 10:39 AM EDT Updated: May.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
She was born April 26, 1938, in Barbour County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Manford and Georgia Lesson Kelley.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
BOE rescinds insurance vote
Facing criticism from teachers, staff and union officials, the Barbour County Board of Education voted this week to rescind an earlier decision that would have taken away employees' optical and dental insurance benefits in the 2013-2014 school year budget.
Planning Commission to take up rezoning issue
A rezoning request was discussed at a special Philippi Planning Commission meeting Tuesday, but no decision was made other than scheduling the topic to be discussed at two more meetings.