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Suspect accused of breaking into church to steal copper
Suspect accused of breaking into church to steal copper

A Fayette County man was arrested after allegedly breaking into a Mount Hope church in attempt to steal copper.

Dakota Shane Schrader, 20, of Mount Hope, was charged with entering without breaking, destruction of property and petty...

Suspect accused of breaking into church to steal copper
Suspect accused of breaking into church to steal copper

A Fayette County man was arrested after allegedly breaking into a Mount Hope church in attempt to steal copper.

Dakota Shane Schrader, 20, of Mount Hope, was charged with entering without breaking, destruction of property and petty...

Raleigh man admits to selling heroin

A Raleigh County man who admitted to selling heroin in Stanaford will spend eight months in prison.

U.S. District Judge Irene Berger sentenced Jason Kaylor, 31, of Beckley, on Thursday. He pleaded guilty in July to selling heroin to a police...

Resident says Riverside student wrongly expelled

Man claims threats never made; board’s attorney says matter handled correctly

Police identify remains of woman found in abandoned building

Nitro woman found dead in abandoned Dunbar building

Police search for missing teenager
Police search for missing teenager

Deputies are looking for a Lincoln County teenager after he ran away from his grandfather at a Kanawha County park and ride.

Kanawha deputies were dispatched Sunday to the park and ride lot at Mink Shoals, just off Interstate 79 north of...

2 companies sue Morgantown, state over truck ban

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Two trucking companies are challenging the legality of Morgantown’s ban on heavy trucks in the downtown business district.

Media outlets reported that Nuzum Trucking Company of Shinnston and Preston Contractors...

W.Va. woman pleads guilty to tax fraud conspiracy

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A Martinsburg woman faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to a tax fraud charge.

U.S. Attorney William J. Ihelnheld II said Debra Myers, 52, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to conspiring to defraud the...

Ohio man convicted on WV drug charges

WHEELING, W.Va. — A 28-year-old Ohio man has been convicted in West Virginia for distributing heroin near a playground on Wheeling Island.

Jewan Kyle of Cleveland pleaded guilty in federal court on Tuesday in Wheeling.

Kyle will...

Putnam to add mental health component to Veterans’ Treatment Court

A $50,000 grant will allow Putnam County’s Veterans’ Treatment Court to expand into a Mental Health and Veterans Treatment Court.

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs recently gave the federal...

Two arrested in Montgomery after killing “demonic” dog

A Montgomery man and an accomplice have been arrested after allegedly breaking into a home early Wednesday and shooting a dog the man claimed to be “demoniacally possessed.”

Norman Robert Harlan II, 39, of Montgomery, is charged...

Resident charged in death of police informant

City resident could face death penalty at a federal facility

One dead in Putnam shooting
One dead in Putnam shooting

A Putnam County man was charged with murder after allegedly shooting his roommate in the head.

Jacob Smailes, 23, of Bancroft was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with the murder of 20-year-old Troy Cobb, the Putnam County...

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