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  1. Fletcher honors sheriff's reservesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... 18, of New Cumberland, the youngest and newest member of the Sheriff's Reserve. A criminal justice major at West Virginia Northern Community College, Logston joined the reserve so recently he hasn't even been called out for duty yet. "I've just ...


  2. City Is Walking A Budget TightropeRead the original story

    29 min ago | The Intelligencer

    As Wheeling officially joins the West Virginia Municipal Police and Firefighters Retirement System, city officials will be walking the budget tightrope for the next nine months. When City Council members passed Wheeling's original 2014-15 budget, they expected to spend about $3.9 million on police and fire pensions during the fiscal year - but after much discussion, they decided they needed to take action to get the city's long-term pension costs under control, so they voted to close the old plans and join the state system.


  3. Drugs Shift From Prescription Pills to HeroinRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Intelligencer

    William Ihlenfeld II, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia, and his aggressive Ohio Valley Drug Task Force no sooner cut the heads off several huge illegal prescription pain killer operations, before heroin suppliers forged new paths into local communities. "The prescription pills traffic is not completely gone away, but pills are harder to find on the street now," he said.


  4. W.Va. Public Service Commission member leavingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    ... ) reports McCabe would be the only commission member able to consider matters involving an investigation of West Virginia American Water's response to the January chemical spill in Charleston. PSC Chairman Michael Albert recused himself from the ...


  5. West Virginia hotel also publishes newspaperRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... anything to do, why not write?” Butcher, the reporter-turned-clerk on duty, graduated last year from West Virginia University. She gets two days away from the desk to do interviews and reporting. Another staffer on the overnight shift does ...


  6. Brent A. Marsteller Announces Plan to Retire as CHH President and CEORead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... High School and Marshall University. He served in leadership positions at more than a half dozen hospitals in West Virginia, Ohio and Florida before returning to Huntington in October of 2000. "Over the last 14 years, Brent Marsteller has led Cabell ...


  7. Move will strengthen our futureRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    This week, it was my privilege to join executives and key leadership from Diamond Electric Manufacturing Corporation in announcing the company's decision to relocate its North American headquarters to West Virginia.


  8. Civil War soldiers enjoyed holiday feastsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News Journal

    ... and we had a strenuous campaign with General Shields for about a year. We had gone into camp at Pawpaw, West Virginia, for the winter, and as Christmas approached, several of the boys were delegated as a forage party to secure a turkey or some ...


  9. Successful sortie ushers in new era at Martinsburg air baseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    The front wheels of a C-17 Globemaster III lift off the runway at the 167th Airlift Wing, West Virginia Air National Guard base in Martinsburg Dec. 18, marking the first training flight for the aircraft at the 167th Airlift Wing. After the first local training sortie of a C-17 at the 167th Airlift Wing, West Virginia Air National Guard base in Martinsburg, W.Va., Dec. 18, ground crew and those aboard the historic flight stand in front of the aircraft.


  10. Not Just Tolls: E-Z Pass Keeping an Eye on SpeedersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KCEN

    ... Pass accounts, he says. "It would be like letting others get off the hook but going after our own customers." West Virginia can suspend the accounts of E-Z Pass customers who repeatedly speed but rarely does so, says Etta Keeney, customer services ...


  11. N.C. State vs. West Virginia; Saturday OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | StateFans Nation

    ... (let's hope it's the first of many neutral site games). The Wolfpack enters the Gotham Classic contest against West Virginia after a solid, bounce-back win over Tennessee on Wednesday evening. A great opportunity lays in front of the Pack tonight, ...


  12. Freedom Industries criminal case judge will hold hearing on conflict of interest claimRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... A federal judge is going to hold a hearing before deciding whether to remove federal prosecutors in southern West Virginia from the water emergency criminal case. U.S. District Judge Thomas Johnston scheduled a hearing Friday for Jan. 5 to hear a ...


  13. Mingo rolls RebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... Mingo Central was to have played in the Hoops Classic on Saturday evening against highly ranked Bridgeport at West Virginia State's Walker Convocation Center. The Miners will then play in the Greenbrier East Holiday Tournament on Dec. 26-27. Their ...


  14. Sharing of information needs exa...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    As much as 80 percent of the controversial federal "Common Core" education standards matches state guides in effect for years, members of the West Virginia Board of Education were told last week.


  15. Chain reaction crash on Interstate 68 claims one life, backs up trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... terstate for several hours, creating a several mile-long backup of traffic. The award-winning native of Pratt, West Virginia took over as head of the news division of Metronews in August of 2000.


  16. Christmas memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    ... County Deputy Sheriffs' Association take applications for "Shop With A Cop" and network with schools, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources and other charitable organizations to determine who gets chosen to participate - this ...


  17. Geothermal Energy in Iowa Has PotentialRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Tama News-Herald

    ... are easily managed. Yet new enhanced geothermal systems are making it feasible in many new places such as West Virginia, a key location for high demand areas. The United States has the largest geothermal capacity, almost one-third of worldwide ...


  18. CLAY, Rita R.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Dayton Daily News

    ... Lonnie and Faye (Tabor) Gilpin. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Alderson Broaddus University in West Virginia and a Masters Degree from Wright State University in Ohio. In addition to being a beloved mother, grandmother and ...


  19. Two arrested for breaking into Switzer COGRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    Harold R. Hobbs, 42, and Amelia M. Bradshaw, 33, both of Switzer, were arrested by the West Virginia State Police on December 14 and are facing charges of breaking and entering other than dwelling, grand larceny, conspiracy and destruction of property .


  20. WVSP Trooper hit with multiple piesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    West Virginia State Trooper Williamson and his Operation Make a Difference program were out in local schools doing just that, 'making a difference.'