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  • ATV Collides with Dirt Bike; 1 person Flown to Hospital

    ATV Collides with Dirt Bike; 1 person Flown to Hospital

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:19 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:19:43 GMT
    One person has been flown to a nearby hospital following a two vehicle accident involving a pick up truck and ATV Tuesday evening in Belmont County.According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the ATV and pick up truck collided shortly after 5 p.m. on Route 148, just west of Pugh Road.Authorities said one person, an unidentified female, was life-flighted from the scene and taken to a hospital. No word yet on the extent of their injuries. It is unclear if anyone else was injured in the accident...
    One person has been flown to a nearby hospital following a two vehicle accident involving a pick up truck and ATV Tuesday evening in Belmont County.According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the ATV and pick up truck collided shortly after 5 p.m. on Route 148, just west of Pugh Road.Authorities said one person, an unidentified female, was life-flighted from the scene and taken to a hospital. No word yet on the extent of their injuries. It is unclear if anyone else was injured in the accident...
  • Dump Truck Plows Through Moundsville Garage

    Dump Truck Plows Through Moundsville Garage

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:42 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:42:12 GMT
    A dump truck that apparently lost its brakes plowed into a Moundsville garage on Tuesday afternoon.According to police, the truck was traveling on U.S. 250 in Moundsville when the truck's brakes failed. The truck then rolled through four intersections, crashed through a garage, and finally came to rest in a resident's yard. The driver of the truck was transported to a local hospital where his injuries remain unknown.
    A dump truck that apparently lost its brakes plowed into a Moundsville garage on Tuesday afternoon.According to police, the truck was traveling on U.S. 250 in Moundsville when the truck's brakes failed. The truck then rolled through four intersections, crashed through a garage, and finally came to rest in a resident's yard. The driver of the truck was transported to a local hospital where his injuries remain unknown.
  • Marshall Co. makes plans for natural gas combined cycle power plant

    Marshall Co. makes plans for natural gas combined cycle power plant

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:42:40 GMT
    The project still needs to obtain state and federal approvals to develop and build the plant, but organizers anticipate construction to begin in 2015 and operations to begin by 2018.
    The project still needs to obtain state and federal approvals to develop and build the plant, but organizers anticipate construction to begin in 2015 and operations to begin by 2018.
  • UPDATE: Man Arrested After Allegedly Firing Shots Outside Jill's Gentleman's Club

    UPDATE: Man Arrested After Allegedly Firing Shots Outside Jill's Gentleman's Club

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:13 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:13:32 GMT
    The Ohio County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident of shots fired overnight near Jill's Gentleman's Club.
    The Ohio County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident of shots fired overnight near Jill's Gentleman's Club.
  • Dallas Pike Road Shut Down After Semi Gets Stuck Under Overpass

    Dallas Pike Road Shut Down After Semi Gets Stuck Under Overpass

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:31 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:31:51 GMT
    Dallas Pike road was shut down for a short time on Tuesday afternoon after a semi became lodged underneath the I-70 overpass.The Ohio County Sheriff's Department responded to the scene shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday and blocked the road while crews attempted to dislodge the truck. Drivers were advised to avoid the scene by using McCutcheon Road or Ft. Henry Road as a detour.The condition of the driver of the truck remains unknown.
    Dallas Pike road was shut down for a short time on Tuesday afternoon after a semi became lodged underneath the I-70 overpass.The Ohio County Sheriff's Department responded to the scene shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday and blocked the road while crews attempted to dislodge the truck. Drivers were advised to avoid the scene by using McCutcheon Road or Ft. Henry Road as a detour.The condition of the driver of the truck remains unknown.
  • Wheeling Man Will Serve Ten Years in Prison for Distribution of Crack Cocaine

    Wheeling Man Will Serve Ten Years in Prison for Distribution of Crack Cocaine

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:30:03 GMT
    A Wheeling man with a lengthy criminal history has been sentenced to serve the next decade in federal prison for selling crack cocaine. On Tuesday, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that Emanuel "Sammy" Banks was sentenced to 140 months in prison and three years of supervised release for the distribution of crack cocaine.Banks' sentence was enhanced due to his significant criminal history, which includes prior felonies for aggravated robbery", and distribution of coca...
    A Wheeling man with a lengthy criminal history has been sentenced to serve the next decade in federal prison for selling crack cocaine. On Tuesday, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that Emanuel "Sammy" Banks was sentenced to 140 months in prison and three years of supervised release for the distribution of crack cocaine.Banks' sentence was enhanced due to his significant criminal history, which includes prior felonies for aggravated robbery", and distribution of coca...
  • UPDATE: Jefferson County Woman Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter Will Appear in Court Wednesday

    UPDATE: Jefferson County Woman Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter Will Appear in Court Wednesday

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:30 AM EDT2014-04-23 07:30:55 GMT
    A Steubenville woman has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment after her four-month old was found unresponsive in a bathtub on April 3.
    A Steubenville woman has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment after her four-month old was found unresponsive in a bathtub on April 3.
  • UPDATE: Man Indicted by Grand Jury Investigating Steubenville Rape Case Changes Plea, Will Serve 10 Days in Jail

    UPDATE: Man Indicted by Grand Jury Investigating Steubenville Rape Case Changes Plea, Will Serve 10 Days in Jail

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-04-22 17:08:44 GMT
    One of the men indicted by the grand jury investigating the Steubenville rape case is expected to change his plea on Tuesday.
    One of the men indicted by the grand jury investigating the Steubenville rape case is expected to change his plea on Tuesday.
  • Acharya Nagarjuna University (ANU) U.G. Degree 1st and 2nd Year Result of March 2014

    Acharya Nagarjuna University (ANU) U.G. Degree 1st and 2nd Year Result of March 2014

    ANU UG Degree I and II Year Exam Result March 2014 have been declared. Acharya Nagarjuna University was an emerging premier state varsity dedicated to teaching, research. ANU had conducted their U.G. Degree I and...
    ANU UG Degree I and II Year Exam Result March 2014 have been declared. Acharya Nagarjuna University was an emerging premier state varsity dedicated to teaching, research. ANU had conducted their U.G. Degree I and II Year...
  • Wheeling Man Pleads Guilty to Escape

    Wheeling Man Pleads Guilty to Escape

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:27 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:27:30 GMT
    WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) - A Wheeling man faces five years in prison after pleading guilty to escaping from the custody of a halfway house. U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld's office said Tuesday that 25-year-old Dallas Acoff left the Bannum Place on Jan. 17. He was serving the remainder of a 41-sentence for crack cocaine distribution at the halfway house at the time. Acoff entered his plea in U.S. District Court in Wheeling. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This materi...
    WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) - A Wheeling man faces five years in prison after pleading guilty to escaping from the custody of a halfway house. U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld's office said Tuesday that 25-year-old Dallas Acoff left the Bannum Place on Jan. 17. He was serving the remainder of a 41-sentence for crack cocaine distribution at the halfway house at the time. Acoff entered his plea in U.S. District Court in Wheeling. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This materi...
  • Sims Named Football Coach at Magnolia High School

    Sims Named Football Coach at Magnolia High School

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:52:03 GMT
    Josh Sims is the new head football coach at Magnolia High School.Sims replaces Mark Batton, who he played for less than 10 years ago. Sims was the quarterback on the 2005 Blue Eagles' squad that advanced to the second round of the West Virginia Class AA Playoffs.After high school, Sims was a member of the West Virginia Mountaineer football team, when he played for the late Bill Stewart, a former WVU assistant coach and fellow New Martinsville native.Sims was an assistant coach at Magnolia las...
    Josh Sims is the new head football coach at Magnolia High School.Sims replaces Mark Batton, who he played for less than 10 years ago. Sims was the quarterback on the 2005 Blue Eagles' squad that advanced to the second round of the West Virginia Class AA Playoffs.After high school, Sims was a member of the West Virginia Mountaineer football team, when he played for the late Bill Stewart, a former WVU assistant coach and fellow New Martinsville native.Sims was an assistant coach at Magnolia las...
  • 12 accused of trafficking in prescription drugs

    12 accused of trafficking in prescription drugs

    An Ohio prosecutor says 12 people have been indicted in a prescription drug trafficking operation after a months-long investigation.
    An Ohio prosecutor says 12 people have been indicted in a prescription drug trafficking operation after a months-long investigation.
  • Steubenville Teens Arrested After Allegedly Chasing Another Teen With a Handgun

    Steubenville Teens Arrested After Allegedly Chasing Another Teen With a Handgun

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:34 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:34:41 GMT
    Two teenagers are in juvenile detention on Tuesday after police said they caught them allegedly chasing another teen with a handgun down Steubenville city streets.
    Two teenagers are in juvenile detention on Tuesday after police said they caught them allegedly chasing another teen with a handgun down Steubenville city streets.
  • High Softball Softball; Wheeling Central, Buckeye Local Get Wins

    High Softball Softball; Wheeling Central, Buckeye Local Get Wins

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:59:16 GMT
    Wheeling Central held off a stingy Shenandoah squad for a 6-5 win. The victory improved Central's mark to 17-1 on the season. Hannah Mozingo had a three-run triple and finished with four RBI. In Glen Dale, Buckeye Local got a three-run home run in the top of the first and made it stand-up as they defeated John Marshall 3-2. It was the second time in just four days the Lady Panthers defeated the Monarchs and by the same score.
    Wheeling Central held off a stingy Shenandoah squad for a 6-5 win. The victory improved Central's mark to 17-1 on the season. Hannah Mozingo had a three-run triple and finished with four RBI. In Glen Dale, Buckeye Local got a three-run home run in the top of the first and made it stand-up as they defeated John Marshall 3-2. It was the second time in just four days the Lady Panthers defeated the Monarchs and by the same score.
  • Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

    Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:51 AM EDT2014-04-21 12:51:19 GMT
    After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom.That vocal support from blue-collar workers complicates efforts by environmentalists to limit the drilling process known as fracking.
    After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom.That vocal support from blue-collar workers complicates efforts by environmentalists to limit the drilling process known as fracking.
  • Parents charged in W.Va. girl's death

    Parents charged in W.Va. girl's death

    Police in Marion County have charged the parents of a 2-year-old girl who died after apparently ingesting a painkiller.
    Police in Marion County have charged the parents of a 2-year-old girl who died after apparently ingesting a painkiller.
  • St.Clairsville 8 Wheeling Central 1

    St.C Baseball Sweeps Wheeling Central

    St.C Baseball Sweeps Wheeling Central

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:48:35 GMT
    St.Clairsville scored three runs in the first inning and five runs in the fifth on their way to an 8-1 win over Wheeling Central. The win gave the Red Devils a regular season sweep over the Maroon Knights.
    St.Clairsville scored three runs in the first inning and five runs in the fifth on their way to an 8-1 win over Wheeling Central. The win gave the Red Devils a regular season sweep over the Maroon Knights.
  • UPDATE: 27-Year-Old Remains in Intensive Care After Weekend Shooting in Belmont County

    UPDATE: 27-Year-Old Remains in Intensive Care After Weekend Shooting in Belmont County

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:32 AM EDT2014-04-22 12:32:24 GMT
    A Belmont County man remained in intensive care at Wheeling Hospital on Monday and another man charged with negligent assault after a weekend shooting outside Bellaire over the weekend.
    A Belmont County man remained in intensive care at Wheeling Hospital on Monday and another man charged with negligent assault after a weekend shooting outside Bellaire over the weekend.