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Homicide under investigation in Charleston

In a separate incident, a man in Rand was shot in the face

Homicide under investigation in Charleston

In a separate incident, a man in Rand was shot in the face

4 indicted in Freedom chemical leak case
4 indicted in Freedom chemical leak case

Four owners and managers of Freedom Industries have been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection to the chemical leak that tainted the drinking water of thousands of West Virginians.

Former Freedom Industries President Gary Southern, 53,...

Judge taking up motions in Blankenship case
Judge taking up motions in Blankenship case

Attorneys say they need more time to prepare, ask for new location

Body of missing Summersville man found in Gauley River

CRAIGSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — Police say the body of a missing Summersville man has been found in the Gauley River.

The Nicholas County Sheriff’s Department says the body of 48-year-old Richard Allen Workman was recovered Tuesday near...

3 more face charges in Romney abuse investigation

ROMNEY, W.Va. (AP) — Three additional people face charges stemming from an investigation of abuse allegations at a center for developmentally disabled adults and children in Romney.

Hampshire County Magistrate Ron DiColia said Springfield ...

Ex-Freedom president wants U.S. Attorney off case

Gary Southern’s attorney argues the office can be considered a victim in the fallout from January’s chemical leak

Dunbar police seek suspects in assault

Dunbar police are looking for three suspects after a woman was thrown from a moving vehicle Tuesday afternoon.

The victim, Brittany Christian, 27, of Dunbar, was found just after 1 p.m. lying partially in the sidewalk on 16th Street, near the...

Cross Lanes man accused of murder could go to trial in March

A Cross Lanes man accused of fatally shooting a man he found in the closet of his ex-fiancee’s home could go to trial in March.

Dustin Wayne Bodkins, 29, of Orchard Drive, previously pleaded not guilty to charges of first-degree murder...

Mortgage broker pleads guilty to defrauding customers

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — A Wheeling mortgage broker has pleaded guilty to running up hundreds of thousands of dollars in unauthorized charges on customers’ debit and credit cards.

U.S. Attorney William Ihlenfeld II says Mark C....

4 charged in W.Va. with failing to report abuse at center

ROMNEY, W.Va. (AP) — Four people face misdemeanor charges stemming from an investigation of abuse allegations at a center for developmentally disabled adults and children in Romney.

Jennifer Flores of Romney and Augusta residents Joseph...

Ex-Salem official loses bid for reconsideration of sentence

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A former Salem official has lost a bid to serve his embezzlement sentence under house arrest.

David Wayne Mayle is serving one to 10 years in prison. His attorney, Rocco Mazzei, had filed a motion in November...

2 WVa residents sentenced for roles producing meth

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Two West Virginia residents have been convicted for their roles in producing methamphetamine.

Shawn David White of Bartow, West Virginia, pleaded guilty in federal court Monday. He was discovered in 2012 in...

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