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21 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

Four charged in Harrison County arson scheme

An investigation conducted by the State Fire Marshal's office has lead to four West Virginia residents, including a recaptured fugitive, being charged in an arson scheme.


Related Topix: Fire

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Bingo challenge aimed at new regulation

A challenge by Big Bucks Bingo to the Berkeley County Health Department's newly implemented smoking ban in public places not previously covered by the clean indoor air regulation, including bars, clubs and bingo halls, isn't the first time this kind of legal action has been taken in West Virginia.


Related Topix: Berkeley County, WV, Cabell County, WV

Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Concealed weapons fund can benefit county sheriffs

The concealed weapons fund can be a substantial moneymaker for some sheriff's departments, depending on the population of the county.


Related Topix: Doddridge County, WV

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

WV Inmate Who Escaped In May Captured In VA

Beckley , West Virginia A West Virginia inmate who escaped in May is back in custody following his capture in Virginia.


Related Topix: Beckley, WV, Captured, Entertainment, Television, Beckley Correctional Center, State Prisons, Prison, Upshur County, WV

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Ex-Shinnston officer sentenced on drug charges

Media outlets report that a Harrison County Circuit Court judge sentenced Charles Roscoe Henning III on Monday to four to 16 years in prison.


Related Topix: Shinnston, WV

Sat Jul 19, 2014


Mountain Monsters: Bloodless Howler of Harrison County

In this Friday's all-new episode, following eyewitness leads and a fresh trail of physical evidence, AIMS sets out to capture a vicious canine-feline hybrid.


Related Topix: Eyewitness, Entertainment, Television

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Northwest Ohio man held in W.Va. murder case

WESTON, W.Va. Two men have been indicted on murder charges stemming from the 1999 disappearance of a West Virginia woman and her daughter.


Related Topix: Weston, WV, Jane Lew, WV

Wed Jul 16, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Harrison County quadruple homicide trial date pushed back

The lawyers for defendant Sidney Arthur Muller and Harrison County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Susan Morris requested the trial be rescheduled because test results on forensic evidence in the case have not yet been returned.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

West Virginia Metro

234 pot plants seized in Harrison County bust

A Harrison County man has been arrested on felony drug charges after authorities seized 234 marijuana plants from his farm.


Related Topix: Drugs

Mon Jul 07, 2014


CVS stops selling medicines that solely contain pseudoephedrine in W.Va.

CVS Pharmacy stores in West Virginia have stopped selling a popular cold medication used to make methamphetamine.


Related Topix: Drugs

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Intelligencer

Harrison County Oil and Gas Industry Traffic Spurs Concern

Three years ago, perhaps a dozen vehicles per day would be traveling on the gravel township roads of Harrison County.


Tue Jul 01, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Former Harrison County process server pleads guilty to felony charges involving oxycodone

Jason Lee Marple, 35, entered the plea to U.S. Magistate John. S. Kaull on Tuesday, admitting to aiding and abetting distribution of oxycodone within 1,000 feet of a protected location - a Clarksburg city park in the Northview district which qualifies as a playground- and possession, use and carrying of his Harrison County Sheriff's Department ... (more)


Related Topix: Clarksburg, WV