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  • Department of Health Alleges Unsafe Practices at McMechen Pain Management Clinic

    Department of Health Alleges Unsafe Practices at McMechen Pain Management Clinic

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:16 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:16:13 GMT
    The Ohio and Department of Health and the West Virginia Department of Health are encouraging patients of a McMechen pain management clinic to talk with their primary care physician about testing for some infectious diseases following an investigation of the facility by the West Virginia Bureau for Public Health.
    The Ohio and Department of Health and the West Virginia Department of Health are encouraging patients of a McMechen pain management clinic to talk with their primary care physician about testing for some infectious diseases following an investigation of the facility by the West Virginia Bureau for Public Health.
  • Police Cracking Down on ATV Use in Marshall County

    Police Cracking Down on ATV Use in Marshall County

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:43:11 GMT
    Police in Marshall County are cracking down on illegal activity that has recently spiked, causing several accidents and problems for people living in the area.
    Police in Marshall County are cracking down on illegal activity that has recently spiked, causing several accidents and problems for people living in the area.
  • McMechen Volunteer Fire Department to Share $293,000 in Federal Grants

    McMechen Volunteer Fire Department to Share $293,000 in Federal Grants

    Thursday, July 17 2014 10:14 AM EDT2014-07-17 14:14:59 GMT
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    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Four West Virginia volunteer fire departments are sharing nearly $293,000 in federal grants. U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin and Jay Rockefeller announced the grants Wednesday that will help provide critically needed equipment, emergency vehicles, training and other resources for fire protection. The grants will go to fire departments in Burlington, McMechen, Ridgeley and Teays Valley. The funds are from the Federal Emergency Management Agency's assistance to firefighters gra...
    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Four West Virginia volunteer fire departments are sharing nearly $293,000 in federal grants. U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin and Jay Rockefeller announced the grants Wednesday that will help provide critically needed equipment, emergency vehicles, training and other resources for fire protection. The grants will go to fire departments in Burlington, McMechen, Ridgeley and Teays Valley. The funds are from the Federal Emergency Management Agency's assistance to firefighters gra...
  • Moundsville Native Miss West Virginia Stops by Wheeling Youth Summer Camp

    Moundsville Native Miss West Virginia Stops by Wheeling Youth Summer Camp

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 3:36 PM EDT2014-07-16 19:36:57 GMT
    Miss West Virginia, Paige Madden, spoke to the summer youth camp at the YWCA in Wheeling on Wednesday morning.
    Miss West Virginia, Paige Madden, spoke to the summer youth camp at the YWCA in Wheeling on Wednesday morning.
  • Truck Accident Shuts Down Stone Church Road

    Truck Accident Shuts Down Stone Church Road

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 4:19 AM EDT2014-07-15 08:19:48 GMT
    Stone Church Road near the Marshall-Ohio County line was shut down on Monday afternoon after a truck accident.
    Stone Church Road near the Marshall-Ohio County line was shut down on Monday afternoon after a truck accident.
  • Back From Afghanistan, Marshall County Native Follows His Dream and Opens Restaurant

    Back From Afghanistan, Marshall County Native Follows His Dream and Opens Restaurant

    Friday, July 11 2014 4:37 AM EDT2014-07-11 08:37:59 GMT
    There's a new restaurant in town that's getting a lot of attention, and the man behind it has had quite a journey to get to where he is.
    There's a new restaurant in town that's getting a lot of attention, and the man behind it has had quite a journey to get to where he is.
  • Cameron Man Shot and Killed in Pennsylvania

    Cameron Man Shot and Killed in Pennsylvania

    Monday, June 30 2014 3:52 PM EDT2014-06-30 19:52:53 GMT
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    A Cameron, West Virginia man was shot and killed in Pennsylvania over the weekend by a man he had reportedly been drinking with.Green County authorities said that 42-year-old Terry Weyrick of Cameron, was killed by 52-year-old Randy Flynn Anderson. Authorities said the two men were drinking when an argument broke out and Flynn allegedly picked up a rifle and shot Weyrick. Weyrick died as a result of the wound. Flynn is charged with homicide, tampering with evidence, among others. The incident...
    A Cameron, West Virginia man was shot and killed in Pennsylvania over the weekend by a man he had reportedly been drinking with.Green County authorities said that 42-year-old Terry Weyrick of Cameron, was killed by 52-year-old Randy Flynn Anderson. Authorities said the two men were drinking when an argument broke out and Flynn allegedly picked up a rifle and shot Weyrick. Weyrick died as a result of the wound. Flynn is charged with homicide, tampering with evidence, among others. The incident...
  • Local Law Firms Join Forces in Effort to Protect Residents' Mineral Rights

    Local Law Firms Join Forces in Effort to Protect Residents' Mineral Rights

    Saturday, June 28 2014 8:24 AM EDT2014-06-28 12:24:56 GMT
    Two local law firms have joined forces with residents in Ohio and Marshall County to make sure they get their fair share for mineral rights when they seal the deal.
    Two local law firms have joined forces with residents in Ohio and Marshall County to make sure they get their fair share for mineral rights when they seal the deal.
  • Moundsville Police Search for Suspect in Home Invasion

    Moundsville Police Search for Suspect in Home Invasion

    Friday, June 27 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-06-27 15:38:10 GMT
    The Moundsville Police Department is searching for the suspect who forced his way into a Center Street home after apparently asking to use the resident’s telephone.
    The Moundsville Police Department is searching for the suspect who forced his way into a Center Street home after apparently asking to use the resident’s telephone.
  • Moundsville Native and WTRF Reporter Paige Madden Crowned Miss West Virginia

    Moundsville Native and WTRF Reporter Paige Madden Crowned Miss West Virginia

    Thursday, June 26 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-06-26 12:22:08 GMT
    The 70th Miss West Virginia competition wrapped up on Tuesday night at Fairmont State University and crowned as 2014's Miss West Virginia was Moundsville native and WTRF reporter Paige Madden.In all, three Ohio Valley natives took awards at the event, as Miss Wheeling - Ashley McLaughlin - was named first runner up, and Julie Braunlich of Wheeling was crowned as Miss West Virginia's Outstanding Teen.Madden will now go on to compete in the Miss America pageant this September to represent the m...
    The 70th Miss West Virginia competition wrapped up on Tuesday night at Fairmont State University and crowned as 2014's Miss West Virginia was Moundsville native and WTRF reporter Paige Madden.In all, three Ohio Valley natives took awards at the event, as Miss Wheeling - Ashley McLaughlin - was named first runner up, and Julie Braunlich of Wheeling was crowned as Miss West Virginia's Outstanding Teen.Madden will now go on to compete in the Miss America pageant this September to represent the m...
  • McKinley Representative in Marshall, Ohio Counties This Week

    McKinley Representative in Marshall, Ohio Counties This Week

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 8:41 AM EDT2014-06-25 12:41:08 GMT
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    Representative David B. McKinley, R-WV, has announced mobile office hours for Marshall and Ohio counties.McKinley’s Field Representative Lianna Phillips will be at the following locations for those who have questions about issues or any other concerns. All constituents are welcome.The locations are: Marshall County, Friday, June 27:Marshall County Public Library, 700 5th Street, Moundsville, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Ohio County, Friday, June 27, Ohio County Public Library, 52 16th Street, Wheeling,...
    Representative David B. McKinley, R-WV, has announced mobile office hours for Marshall and Ohio counties.McKinley’s Field Representative Lianna Phillips will be at the following locations for those who have questions about issues or any other concerns. All constituents are welcome.The locations are: Marshall County, Friday, June 27:Marshall County Public Library, 700 5th Street, Moundsville, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Ohio County, Friday, June 27, Ohio County Public Library, 52 16th Street, Wheeling,...
  • Mining Classes Begin in Marshall County

    Mining Classes Begin in Marshall County

    Monday, June 16 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-06-16 22:50:48 GMT
    On Monday, classes will begin in Marshall County for graduating high school seniors who wish to get their mining card.An 80-hour training course will allow students to be eligible to apply for positions in local underground mines. This will be the 3rd year Marshall County schools has offered the program, and about 80 percent of the graduates from the training program are currently employed in the mining field. Steve Perkins of WVU is the instructor for the training and has more than 20 years ...
    On Monday, classes will begin in Marshall County for graduating high school seniors who wish to get their mining card.An 80-hour training course will allow students to be eligible to apply for positions in local underground mines. This will be the 3rd year Marshall County schools has offered the program, and about 80 percent of the graduates from the training program are currently employed in the mining field. Steve Perkins of WVU is the instructor for the training and has more than 20 years ...
  • Marshall County Boy With Prosthetics Shatters National Records at Endeavor Games

    Marshall County Boy With Prosthetics Shatters National Records at Endeavor Games

    Wednesday, June 11 2014 8:33 AM EDT2014-06-11 12:33:46 GMT
    Cooper Blair is a Marshall County 10-year old who is defying all odds.
    Cooper Blair is a Marshall County 10-year old who is defying all odds.
  • Marshall County Road Closed After Mine Subsidence Creates Slip

    Marshall County Road Closed After Mine Subsidence Creates Slip

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 1:02 PM EDT2014-06-10 17:02:38 GMT
    Marshall County drivers are being advised of a road closure that is expected to last all week.The West Virginia Department of Highways has closed County Route 48, also known as Lone Oak Road, after a large slip covered part of the road. The slip was caused by mine subsidence. Murray Energy has sub-contracted a company to clean up the slip and they expect it to be done by Friday. We will continue to keep you updated as soon as we know when the road will be reopen.
    Marshall County drivers are being advised of a road closure that is expected to last all week.The West Virginia Department of Highways has closed County Route 48, also known as Lone Oak Road, after a large slip covered part of the road. The slip was caused by mine subsidence. Murray Energy has sub-contracted a company to clean up the slip and they expect it to be done by Friday. We will continue to keep you updated as soon as we know when the road will be reopen.
  • UPDATE: Victim's Name Released in Fatal Marshall County Fire

    UPDATE: Victim's Name Released in Fatal Marshall County Fire

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 5:25 AM EDT2014-06-10 09:25:56 GMT
    The victim of a fatal house fire that left a firefighter injured over the weekend has been identified as Jack Snyder of Moundsville.
    The victim of a fatal house fire that left a firefighter injured over the weekend has been identified as Jack Snyder of Moundsville.
  • Another Superload Delivered To Marshall County Friday

    Another Superload Delivered To Marshall County Friday

    Saturday, June 7 2014 3:49 PM EDT2014-06-07 19:49:41 GMT
    Another superload brought traffic to a standstill Friday.
    Another superload brought traffic to a standstill Friday.
  • Fundraiser Aims to Bring Marshall County Man Home From China

    Fundraiser Aims to Bring Marshall County Man Home From China

    Friday, June 6 2014 3:16 PM EDT2014-06-06 19:16:54 GMT
    A fundraiser is being held in Marshall county on Friday to help bring one local man home from China.John Berisford had fallen ill while in the country, and needs over $60,000 to return home to be treated. His family and friends are asking for the community's help by holding a chicken roast Friday and Saturday at Cheers Bar in Moundsville to raise money. The roast starts at 4 p.m. followed by live music, raffles and quarter auctions.There will be a $2 cover for a "Bring John Home" bracelet tha...
    A fundraiser is being held in Marshall county on Friday to help bring one local man home from China.John Berisford had fallen ill while in the country, and needs over $60,000 to return home to be treated. His family and friends are asking for the community's help by holding a chicken roast Friday and Saturday at Cheers Bar in Moundsville to raise money. The roast starts at 4 p.m. followed by live music, raffles and quarter auctions.There will be a $2 cover for a "Bring John Home" bracelet tha...
  • Weirton, Moundsville Among Cities Applying for Home Rule Program

    Weirton, Moundsville Among Cities Applying for Home Rule Program

    Wednesday, June 4 2014 11:42 AM EDT2014-06-04 15:42:20 GMT
    More than 20 West Virginia cities, including Weirton and Moundsville, are seeking to participate in a program that would give them a larger say in how they govern.Tuesday was the deadline for cities to submit applications to the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Program. 16 cities will be chosen to join the program's four existing participants.The program shifts power from the state to the local level, and began as a five-year pilot in Bridgeport, Charleston, Huntington and Wheeling.
    More than 20 West Virginia cities, including Weirton and Moundsville, are seeking to participate in a program that would give them a larger say in how they govern.Tuesday was the deadline for cities to submit applications to the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Program. 16 cities will be chosen to join the program's four existing participants.The program shifts power from the state to the local level, and began as a five-year pilot in Bridgeport, Charleston, Huntington and Wheeling.
  • New Moundsville Pharmacy Open for Business

    New Moundsville Pharmacy Open for Business

    Monday, June 2 2014 3:41 PM EDT2014-06-02 19:41:26 GMT
    A ribbon cutting ceremony took place for the new Moundsville Pharmacy on Monday, a project that began in September of last year.
    A ribbon cutting ceremony took place for the new Moundsville Pharmacy on Monday, a project that began in September of last year.
  • Benwood Council to Hear Ballot Mixup Challenge

    Benwood Council to Hear Ballot Mixup Challenge

    Monday, June 2 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-06-02 19:39:13 GMT
    BENWOOD, W.Va. (AP) - Benwood's City Council has scheduled a June 9 hearing on an election contest by a councilman whose name was left off the ballot. Curtis Mele was unopposed in his bid for a third term in the May 13 election. Due to a clerical error, another councilman was listed as the candidate in his district. Mele filed a contest of the election results with the city last week. City Solicitor Eric Gordon tells The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register (http://bit.ly/1m3vEEB ) that t...
    BENWOOD, W.Va. (AP) - Benwood's City Council has scheduled a June 9 hearing on an election contest by a councilman whose name was left off the ballot. Curtis Mele was unopposed in his bid for a third term in the May 13 election. Due to a clerical error, another councilman was listed as the candidate in his district. Mele filed a contest of the election results with the city last week. City Solicitor Eric Gordon tells The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register (http://bit.ly/1m3vEEB ) that t...
  • Two Arrested in Marshall County on Child Porn Charges

    Two Arrested in Marshall County on Child Porn Charges

    Friday, May 30 2014 3:44 PM EDT2014-05-30 19:44:08 GMT
    Two people have been arrested in Marshall County on possession of child pornography charges.
    Two people have been arrested in Marshall County on possession of child pornography charges.
  • Vacation Scam Circulating Across the Ohio Valley

    Vacation Scam Circulating Across the Ohio Valley

    Tuesday, May 27 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-05-27 18:42:00 GMT
    Ohio Valley residents are being warned about a scam circulating the area.West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said that residents are being called informing them they have won a free vacation to Disney World and other vacation destinations. However, to receive the vacation, you're asked to provide a bank account number or credit card number. If you have received one of these phone calls, or have been the victim of a vacation scam,call the consumer protection division at 1-800-368-8...
    Ohio Valley residents are being warned about a scam circulating the area.West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said that residents are being called informing them they have won a free vacation to Disney World and other vacation destinations. However, to receive the vacation, you're asked to provide a bank account number or credit card number. If you have received one of these phone calls, or have been the victim of a vacation scam,call the consumer protection division at 1-800-368-8...
  • Cameron Pool Reopens After Being Closed for Eight Years

    Cameron Pool Reopens After Being Closed for Eight Years

    Monday, May 26 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-05-26 15:41:30 GMT
    The Cameron Pool is open again, just in time for Memorial Day, after being closed for eight years. Locals gathered at the pool Sunday afternoon to celebrate its 75th birthday.
    The Cameron Pool is open again, just in time for Memorial Day, after being closed for eight years. Locals gathered at the pool Sunday afternoon to celebrate its 75th birthday.
  • John Marshall High School Holds Graduation

    John Marshall High School Holds Graduation

    Saturday, May 24 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-05-24 15:01:36 GMT
    287 students graduated from John Marshall High School Friday night.
    287 students graduated from John Marshall High School Friday night.
  • Sherrard Middle School Teacher One of Six Finalists Nationwide for $25,000 Award

    Sherrard Middle School Teacher One of Six Finalists Nationwide for $25,000 Award

    Wednesday, May 21 2014 3:50 PM EDT2014-05-21 19:50:07 GMT
    One local teacher is one of only six other teachers nationwide that has been named a finalist for a $25,000 award.Cynthia Burke, of Sherrard Middle School, is up for the 2014 "Fishman Prize for Superlative Classroom Practice," a $25,000 award that spotlights excellence in teaching and the practices of the nation's most effective educators. Burke, a 7-9th grade math teacher, has 38 years of experience at Sherrard Middle. She has received numerous awards, including the Presidential Award for Ex...
    One local teacher is one of only six other teachers nationwide that has been named a finalist for a $25,000 award.Cynthia Burke, of Sherrard Middle School, is up for the 2014 "Fishman Prize for Superlative Classroom Practice," a $25,000 award that spotlights excellence in teaching and the practices of the nation's most effective educators. Burke, a 7-9th grade math teacher, has 38 years of experience at Sherrard Middle. She has received numerous awards, including the Presidential Award for Ex...
  • Some Marshall County Residents Skeptical of Proposed Power Plant

    Some Marshall County Residents Skeptical of Proposed Power Plant

    Wednesday, May 21 2014 3:48 PM EDT2014-05-21 19:48:40 GMT
    A new power plant is looking to be built in Marshall County, but it's become a project possibility that's generating a lot of heated opinions.
    A new power plant is looking to be built in Marshall County, but it's become a project possibility that's generating a lot of heated opinions.
  • Moundsville Middle School Honors Veterans and Current Military Members

    Moundsville Middle School Honors Veterans and Current Military Members

    Saturday, May 17 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-05-17 20:09:35 GMT
    Memorial Day is a little over a week away, but students at Moundsville Middle School are getting patriotic by honoring veterans and current military members every morning.
    Memorial Day is a little over a week away, but students at Moundsville Middle School are getting patriotic by honoring veterans and current military members every morning.
  • Benwood ATV Accident Raises Questions on What's Allowed on City Streets

    Benwood ATV Accident Raises Questions on What's Allowed on City Streets

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-05-13 20:05:27 GMT
    An ATV accident over the weekend is raising questions about what's allowed on the streets.
    An ATV accident over the weekend is raising questions about what's allowed on the streets.
  • Gas Companies Turning Attention to Utica Shale in Marshall, Wetzel and Ohio Counties

    Gas Companies Turning Attention to Utica Shale in Marshall, Wetzel and Ohio Counties

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 5:29 AM EDT2014-05-13 09:29:01 GMT
    Oil and natural gas companies in the northern panhandle are now turning their focus to Utica Shale.
    Oil and natural gas companies in the northern panhandle are now turning their focus to Utica Shale.
  • Area Residents to Decide on School Levies, Board of Education Members During Tuesday Primary Election

    Area Residents to Decide on School Levies, Board of Education Members During Tuesday Primary Election

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 5:15 AM EDT2014-05-13 09:15:14 GMT
    West Virginia voters are now just one day away from the 2014 primary election.Residents will be heading to the polls on Tuesday to select who will face off in the November General election, including who will replace retiring U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller. Front-runners for the GOP is U.S. Congresswoman Shelly Moore-Capito and for the Democrats, West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant.Locally, members of board of educations, county commissions and several levies are also on the ballot...
    West Virginia voters are now just one day away from the 2014 primary election.Residents will be heading to the polls on Tuesday to select who will face off in the November General election, including who will replace retiring U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller. Front-runners for the GOP is U.S. Congresswoman Shelly Moore-Capito and for the Democrats, West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant.Locally, members of board of educations, county commissions and several levies are also on the ballot...
  • Local Dogs "Arrested" to Help Raise Funds for Animal Shelter

    Local Dogs "Arrested" to Help Raise Funds for Animal Shelter

    Monday, May 12 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-05-12 18:42:32 GMT
    Fundraiser's for local animal shelters seem to be popping up all the time, but Happy Tails Pet Salon in McMechen has come up with a pretty creative way to raise money for the shelter pets in Marshall County.
    Fundraiser's for local animal shelters seem to be popping up all the time, but Happy Tails Pet Salon in McMechen has come up with a pretty creative way to raise money for the shelter pets in Marshall County.
  • Moundsville Brush Fire Burns Half an Acre of Land, Children Suspected Culprits

    Moundsville Brush Fire Burns Half an Acre of Land, Children Suspected Culprits

    Tuesday, May 6 2014 4:27 AM EDT2014-05-06 08:27:35 GMT
    Moundsville volunteer firefighters spent Sunday evening battling a brush fire that scorched half an acre of land.
    Moundsville volunteer firefighters spent Sunday evening battling a brush fire that scorched half an acre of land.
  • Lecture Series Added to Moundsville Mock Prison Riot

    Lecture Series Added to Moundsville Mock Prison Riot

    Monday, May 5 2014 3:05 PM EDT2014-05-05 19:05:40 GMT
    MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) - Organizers of the 18th Annual Mock Prison Riot in Moundsville have added something new to the event. West Virginia Corrections Commissioner Jim Rubenstein says the event will offer a lecture series for the first time. Topics will include cell phones in prisons, how to manage hostage situations and how to manage stress on the job. About 1,000 people are expected to attend the mock riot at the old West Virginia Penitentiary. A two-day skills competition kicked off the...
    MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) - Organizers of the 18th Annual Mock Prison Riot in Moundsville have added something new to the event. West Virginia Corrections Commissioner Jim Rubenstein says the event will offer a lecture series for the first time. Topics will include cell phones in prisons, how to manage hostage situations and how to manage stress on the job. About 1,000 people are expected to attend the mock riot at the old West Virginia Penitentiary. A two-day skills competition kicked off the...
  • Generous Young Girl Asks for Donations for Local Animal Shelter Instead of Birthday Presents

    Generous Young Girl Asks for Donations for Local Animal Shelter Instead of Birthday Presents

    Sunday, May 4 2014 4:23 PM EDT2014-05-04 20:23:07 GMT
    A young Marshall County girl is celebrating her eleventh birthday in an especially generous way.She's asking her friends not to give her any presents, but to make a donation instead.
    A young Marshall County girl is celebrating her eleventh birthday in an especially generous way.She's asking her friends not to give her any presents, but to make a donation instead.
  • UPDATE: Power Restored in Cameron

    UPDATE: Power Restored in Cameron

    Saturday, May 3 2014 1:54 PM EDT2014-05-03 17:54:18 GMT
    1,445 AEP customers remained without power in Cameron as of 11:45 a.m. Friday due to an animal coming into contact with a transformer. AEP spokesperson Carmen Pratti-Miller said despite animal guards being in place, the transformer was damaged.Restoration is expected by 7 a.m. Saturday.
    1,445 AEP customers remained without power in Cameron as of 11:45 a.m. Friday due to an animal coming into contact with a transformer. AEP spokesperson Carmen Pratti-Miller said despite animal guards being in place, the transformer was damaged.Restoration is expected by 7 a.m. Saturday.
  • Marshall County Officials Posting 'No Smoking' Signs at Public Parks

    Marshall County Officials Posting 'No Smoking' Signs at Public Parks

    Friday, May 2 2014 4:17 AM EDT2014-05-02 08:17:45 GMT
    Residents in Marshall County will start seeing new signs in several outdoor public areas that aim to help children, but benefit everyone. Last year, Glen Dale mayor David Blazer signed a tobacco free policy that prohibits the use of any form of tobacco at any city-owned recreational facility. On Wednesday, Blazer held that signed copy with pride as he and representatives from the Marshall County Health Department and American Lung Association put up the first sign of many beginning at Glen Da...
    Residents in Marshall County will start seeing new signs in several outdoor public areas that aim to help children, but benefit everyone. Last year, Glen Dale mayor David Blazer signed a tobacco free policy that prohibits the use of any form of tobacco at any city-owned recreational facility. On Wednesday, Blazer held that signed copy with pride as he and representatives from the Marshall County Health Department and American Lung Association put up the first sign of many beginning at Glen Da...
  • John Marshall Teacher Accused of Making Unwanted Advances Against Female Student

    John Marshall Teacher Accused of Making Unwanted Advances Against Female Student

    Thursday, May 1 2014 11:28 AM EDT2014-05-01 15:28:03 GMT
    A John Marshall High School teacher is facing a misdemeanor charge of battery after allegedly making unwanted advances against a female student at the school. 
    A John Marshall High School teacher is facing a misdemeanor charge of battery after allegedly making unwanted advances against a female student at the school. 
  • Williams Energy Suspends Bluegrass Pipeline, Was Set to Run Through Six Local Counties

    Williams Energy Suspends Bluegrass Pipeline, Was Set to Run Through Six Local Counties

    Wednesday, April 30 2014 8:37 AM EDT2014-04-30 12:37:41 GMT
    Williams Energy has suspended investments in the Bluegrass Pipeline, which would have brought Marcellus and Utica natural gas liquids to the Gulf Coast for export, due to what the company called an insufficient level of customer commitments.
    Williams Energy has suspended investments in the Bluegrass Pipeline, which would have brought Marcellus and Utica natural gas liquids to the Gulf Coast for export, due to what the company called an insufficient level of customer commitments.
  • Louisiana Man Accused of Stabbing Outside McMechen Bar

    Louisiana Man Accused of Stabbing Outside McMechen Bar

    Wednesday, April 30 2014 4:22 AM EDT2014-04-30 08:22:58 GMT
    A McMechen man was recovering in a local hospital on Tuesday morning after being stabbed at Goodfellas bar in McMechen on Monday night.
    A McMechen man was recovering in a local hospital on Tuesday morning after being stabbed at Goodfellas bar in McMechen on Monday night.
  • West Virginia State Police Arrest Former Wheeling Man on Sexual Abuse Charges

    West Virginia State Police Arrest Former Wheeling Man on Sexual Abuse Charges

    Saturday, April 26 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-04-26 14:22:39 GMT
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    The West Virginia State Police arrested a former Wheeling man on sexual abuse by a parent /custodian charges following allegations during a recent court proceeding in another state.
    The West Virginia State Police arrested a former Wheeling man on sexual abuse by a parent /custodian charges following allegations during a recent court proceeding in another state.
  • Company Won't Be Cited for Marshall County Pipeline Blast

    Company Won't Be Cited for Marshall County Pipeline Blast

    Friday, April 25 2014 4:27 AM EDT2014-04-25 08:27:01 GMT
    Williams Energy will not be cited by state environmental regulators for a natural gas pipeline explosion in Marshall County on April 5 of this year that resulted in the evacuation of multiple homes.
    Williams Energy will not be cited by state environmental regulators for a natural gas pipeline explosion in Marshall County on April 5 of this year that resulted in the evacuation of multiple homes.
  • Cameron High School One of 48 Schools in the Country to Receive 'Green Ribbon Award'

    Cameron High School One of 48 Schools in the Country to Receive 'Green Ribbon Award'

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-04-23 18:52:42 GMT
    West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin is recognizing Cameron High School for being among 48 schools from across the country to receive the 'Green Ribbon Schools Award' from the U.S. Department of Education. The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award honors schools and districts that are exemplary in reducing environmental impact and costs; improving the health and wellness of students and staff; and providing effective environmental and sustainability education.Read more ab...
    West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin is recognizing Cameron High School for being among 48 schools from across the country to receive the 'Green Ribbon Schools Award' from the U.S. Department of Education. The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award honors schools and districts that are exemplary in reducing environmental impact and costs; improving the health and wellness of students and staff; and providing effective environmental and sustainability education.Read more ab...
  • Cameron High School Students Purchase New Wheelchair for Ohio Valley Native Partially Paralyzed in Car Crash

    Cameron High School Students Purchase New Wheelchair for Ohio Valley Native Partially Paralyzed in Car Crash

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:37 AM EDT2014-04-22 08:37:43 GMT
    Cameron High School students were so moved by a presentation from an Ohio Valley native who was left partially paralyzed after a car crash, that they came together to raise funds to purchase a new wheelchair for her.
    Cameron High School students were so moved by a presentation from an Ohio Valley native who was left partially paralyzed after a car crash, that they came together to raise funds to purchase a new wheelchair for her.
  • Thief at Moundsville Wal-Mart Walks Out Front Door With $800 Computer

    Thief at Moundsville Wal-Mart Walks Out Front Door With $800 Computer

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-04-01 13:57:00 GMT
    Marshall County authorities are looking for the suspect who stole a number of items from the Moundsville Wal-mart. Surveillance video from the incident back on March 8 shows the suspect walking out with
    Marshall County authorities are looking for the suspect who stole a number of items from the Moundsville Wal-mart. Surveillance video from the incident back on March 8 shows the suspect walking out with
  • Former Clothing Store Will House Marshall County Sheriff's Department, 911 Center

    Former Clothing Store Will House Marshall County Sheriff's Department, 911 Center

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-04-01 13:57:00 GMT
    Marshall County Commissioners have taken another step forward towards a new county 911 center."Raze International" of Shadyside won the most recent bid package by the Commission to transform the former
    Marshall County Commissioners have taken another step forward towards a new county 911 center.
  • Ambulance Crashes Into Marshall County Home; One Person Taken to Hospital

    Ambulance Crashes Into Marshall County Home; One Person Taken to Hospital

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-04-01 13:57:00 GMT
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    An ambulance ran off the road and into a home sending one person to the hospital Thursday in Marshall County. The accident happened on Rt. 88 near the intersection with Rt 250. According to authorities
    An ambulance ran off the road and into a home sending one person to the hospital Thursday in Marshall County.
  • Hinerman Hill Road between Fork Ridge & Middle Grave Creek Closed due to a Brush Fire

    Hinerman Hill Road between Fork Ridge & Middle Grave Creek Closed due to a Brush Fire

    Thursday, March 27 2014 9:15 PM EDT2014-03-28 01:15:16 GMT
    Marshall County Emergency Management is reporting that Hinerman Hill Road between Fork Ridge Road & Middle Grave Creek Road in Marshall County is closed due to a brush fire. According to authorities the
    Marshall County Emergency Management is reporting that Hinerman Hill Road between Fork Ridge Road & Middle Grave Creek Road in Marshall County is closed due to a brush fire.
  • One Dead, One Transported to Hospital After Fatal Crash in Marshall County

    One Dead, One Transported to Hospital After Fatal Crash in Marshall County

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:15:20 GMT
    According to Marshall County Sheriff's department, 2 victims were involved in a head on collision on Route. 2 South near Fish Creek Road and the Gypsum Plant around 7 PM on Saturday. There is one confirmed
    One driver was killed and another transported by medical helicopter after a head-on collision in Marshall County over the weekend.