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A Lincoln County man pleaded guilty to second degree murder in the brutal death of an Elkview man who was found dead in his trailer last year.
Steven Michael Randolph, 26, of Sod, was expected to go to trial Monday...
After arguments, panel will consider prosecutor’s ouster
Software helped nab two accused
of breaking into Kanawha City bar
A Cross Lanes man accused of breaking into several Charleston bars told police that breaking and entering was his “hustle.”
James Smith Jr., 36, of Russett Drive, was charged Wednesday with three coun...
Officials will be broadcasting a statewide test of the public alert and warning system Wednesday afternoon.
The test is being conducted by Federal Emergency Management Agency, the state Division of Homeland Securit...
Ex-Diamond department store employees gathered for 31st reunion
A North Carolina man has been charged in the death of a St. Albans man who was found dead in a park earlier this week.
Michael “Smoov” Benbow, 24, of Huntersville, N.C., was arrested Friday and charge...
Judge says position ‘untenable’ for children, who may have to testify
Slain man, 20, was
a baseball player for
Capital High School
Man accused of crashing into school bus under the
influence in hospital
Police say man under influence, working pedals with his cane
Order gives Plants
time to complete the batterers program he agreed to in June
Woman claims her boyfriend set a shirt on fire, threw it
onto a pile of clothes
Attorney Jim Cagle says trial should have already taken place
Five allegedly mistreated elderly woman financially and physically
Jackson County police have been investigating individuals linked
to drug activity
Man allegedly stuck tongue in patient’s mouth while he
Three workers at a Kanawha County high school were arrested late Tuesday after allegedly stealing food and supplies from the high school, State Police said.
Debra Kay Stump, 59, of Charleston, Christine Buckley, 53...
Danny Jones questions dismissal of felony charge for justice’s son
Son says family is still in shock over loss of Cold Spot
A handful of Kanawha County firefighters traveled to Mingo County to help in the search for a man authorities say was possibly swept away in flash floods over the weekend.
Nine firefighters from Clendenin and Glasg...
Hurricane man’s attorneys allowed to conduct DNA test on new evidence
Three-judge panel to decide if Kanawha prosecutor will be removed from office
Racers from all over the world were zipping and up and down the Kanawha River on all manner of water jets over the weekend during the Hydro-Turf Pro Watercross National Championship event at Magic Island.
Police are searching for two men who allegedly shot and robbed a clerk at a Kanawha City grocery store.
Charleston police were called at about 10:20 p.m. Thursday to Foodland at 5003 MacCorkle Avenue in Kanawha Cit...
Fairmont man allegedly attempted to break up fight outside of bar
State Police are seeking the public’s help after a woman was found dead in a Mason County home.
Lt. Michael Baylous, State Police spokesman, said troopers from the Mason County detachment went Wednesday afte...
A Mercer County man is being held on a $1 million bond after allegedly causing a fire that destroyed five buildings in Matoaka.
Matoaka police arrested Brandon Paul Coomes, 29, of Lashmeet on Saturday. John Sommers...
Police are looking for a Pleasants County man in connection with the death of a Wood County infant.
Parkersburg Police Chief Joseph Martin said officers are searching for Curtis Dean Richards Jr., 30, of St. Marys,...
Residents meet with officers, discuss community concerns
Detectives have two persons of interest in a daytime burglary in Charleston’s South Hills neighborhood.
City detectives began investigating after several homes in the Holly Road area of South Hills were brok...
A South Carolina-based law firm will aid the Kanawha County Commission in petitioning for Prosecutor Mark Plants’ removal from office.
Melissa Foster Bird, an attorney at Columbia, S.C.-based Nelson Mullins ...
Officials released a 911 call from Wednesday’s incident at John Adams Middle School involving a custody dispute between Kanawha Prosecutor Mark Plants and his ex-wife Allison Plants.
Charleston police were d...
Charleston police responded to John Adams Middle School in South Hills after 911 callers said Prosecutor Mark Plants was screaming at his ex-wife on school grounds.
At least one woman called 911 to say the prosecut...
A 6-year-old girl was placed in the care of Child Protective Services after police found her in a vermin-infested home on Charleston’s West Side.
Charleston Lt. Shawn Williams said officers received a compla...
A Pennsylvania couple could face charges after witnesses reported seeing a woman walking a naked man on a leash in Ohio County.
Ohio sheriff’s deputies were called at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday to the area of U.S. 40...
Investigators say a cigarette could have been the cause of a deadly fire in St. Albans.
The fire was reported just after 2 p.m. Wednesday at 2069 Benedict Circle, not far from St. Albans High School. Kanawha Metro ...
Chic graduated in 2000 from Riverside, plays for Pittsburgh Passion
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A Harrison County couple is facing charges accusing them of hiring a man to burn down their Clarksburg area home for an insurance payout.
George and Rebecca Bonnell, 53 and 40 respectivel...
A fire broke out in the elevator shaft of a seven-story building in downtown Huntington Sunday, causing serious damage to the structure.
Residents and occupants of the Morris building, which sits at the corner of F...