Harrison County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harrison County, WV.

Results 1 - 20 of 268 in Harrison County, WV

  1. "My Bike" Program gives kids with disabilities the chance to rideRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    A program kicked off in Harrison County which aims to give children with disabilities an experience most take for granted in their childhood: riding a bike.

    Comment?

  2. Company cited for February tower collapse in Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    An Oklahoma company has been cited for two safety violations following the deaths of three people who were killed when a cell tower collapsed in Harrison County in February.

    Comment?

  3. Harrison County mother accused of exposing kids to drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    State Police arrested Brittany Marie Jones, 24, of Bridgeport, this week on four felony counts of child neglect creating the risk of injury.

    Comment?

  4. Another Tornado Confirmed In West VirginaRead the original story

    Yesterday | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Johnstown , West Virginia Another tornado has been confirmed in West Virginia. The National Weather Service says a twister touched down Sunday night near the southeastern Harrison County community of Johnstown.

    Comment?

  5. Two tornadoes occur on same day in West VirginiaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... said Wednesday. The weather service confirmed Tuesday night that a tornado touched down in the southeastern Harrison County community of Johnstown, a little more than an hour after one hit the ground along the borders of Pleasants and Ritchie ...

    Comment?

  6. Four accused in arson scheme in West VirginiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Four West Virginia residents have been accused of burning a Harrison County home to collect more than $171,000 in insurance money.

    Comment?

  7. Four charged in Harrison County arson schemeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. HARRISON COUNTY, W.Va. An investigation conducted by the State Fire Marshal's office has lead to four West Virginia residents, including a recaptured ...

    Comment?

  8. Concealed weapons fund can benefit county sheriffsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... had 300 apply a month for about six months that year," Marano said. "Now we do about 125-130 a month." The Harrison County fund received $79,550 in fiscal year 2012. In 2013, it jumped to $157,245 and for 2014, it was $95,575. The fiscal year is ...

    Comment?

  9. Bingo challenge aimed at new regulationRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Martinsburg Journal

    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.

    Comment?

  10. Oct. 14 Trial Set In Park MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Intelligencer

    ... $100,000 and, for Dowdel, driving under a suspended license. However, those charges were dropped so that Harrison County sheriff's deputies could bring the two back to Ohio to stand trial. On April 18, both suspects were indicted on charges of ...

    Comment?

  11. secimageRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Corydon Democrat

    ... last week's murder of a Louisville taxi cab driver was arrested Sunday morning in New York. Fair week in Harrison County is almost inevitably always the hottest week of the year. However, this year for the 155th version, after a warm start for the ...

    Comment?

  12. Two state parks long-distance rail trails attract hikers and bikersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    ... Bend Rail Trail runs from Happy Valley in Wood County through four counties with its eastern terminus in Harrison County at Wolf Summit. The Greenbrier River Trail's southern terminus at Caldwell, near Greenbrier State Forest, closely parallels its ...

    Comment?

  13. Pony Baseball: Suburban Mustang team finishes 2-2 in Super RegionalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... the plate and outscored its opponents 52-36 in four games. In its first game last Thursday, Suburban dusted Harrison County, W.Va., 24-3. Grant Hopple had a monster game, going 4-for-4 with three home runs and a double and driving in eight runs. ...

    Comment?

  14. WV Inmate Who Escaped In May Captured In VARead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WCHS-TV Charleston

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

    Comment?

  15. Former police officer sentenced to 4-16 years in prisonRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Big News Network.com

    ... Salem was sentenced to between one and four years for each count against him, to be served consecutively, by?Harrison County Circuit Court Judge J. Lewis Marks on Monday morning. Henning was arrested in March 2013 on four counts of obtaining a ...

    Comment?

  16. Ex-Shinnston officer sentenced on drug chargesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

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

    Comment?

  17. Mountain Monsters: Bloodless Howler of Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Cryptomundo

    ... this killer through the frigid mountain winter toward their Asian tiger-box trap. The AIMS team travel to Harrison County, West Virginia, to investigate a vicious canine-feline hybrid known as "The Bloodless Howler." About Craig Woolheater ...

    Comment?

  18. Community SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... beginning July 24. The 13-year-olds will travel to Elizabethtown, Ky. They won a pair of games over Harrison County on Saturday. In a best-of-three series, Elkins captured game one, 11-1, and game two, 13-7. The Inter-Mountain photo by Joey Kittle ...

    Comment?

  19. Flaws in how Mississippi reports elections add to its problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Sunherald.com

    ... posted the files as soon as they were received. Other files contain apparent mistakes in tabulation. In Harrison County, two precincts reported zero votes in the primary for Chris McDaniel, the state senator who challenged Cochran. Although ...

    Comment?

  20. Northwest Ohio man held in W.Va. murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Journal Gazette

    ... their Jane Lew home on a Christmas shopping trip. Their station wagon was found five days later near the Harrison County community of Gore. Their bodies have not been found. Co-defendant David Hughes, 58, of Archbold pleaded guilty in February to ...

    Comment?